Добро пожаловать на сайт электронной библиотеки! Здесь можно найти произведения русских и зарубежных авторов. Скачать множество книг и журналов различных жанров и направлений. Большой выбор художественной, бизнес, учебной и технической литературы. Все представленные здесь книги и журналы имеют подробное описание и обложку. Наша библиотека регулярно пополняется только новыми и интересными материалами!
[center]The science of biodiversity has become the science of our future. Our awareness of the loss of biodiversity has brought a long overdue appreciation of the magnitude of our loss and a determination to develop the tools to protect our future. The Encyclopedia of Biodiversity brings together, for the first time, a study of the dimensions of diversity. It examination of the services biodiversity provides, and measures to protect it. Major themes of the work include the evolution of biodiversity, systems for classifying and defining biodiversity, ecological patterns and theories of biodiversity, and an assessment of contemporary patterns and trends in biodiversity. Key Features - Distinguished Editorial Board headed by Simon A. Levin, with many other prominent scientists serving as editors - More than 300 separate articles, covering 20 different subject areas, from Evolution to Habitats to Economic Issues--all original contributions commissioned for this work - Articles by leading authors from major institutions of science around the world - Approximately 1,000 figures and tables complement the text - More than 3,000 glossary entries explain key terms
Название: Encyclopedia of Biodiversity Авторы: Simon A. Levin Издательство: New Colledge of California Год: 2000 ISBN: 0122268652 Количество страниц: 4529 Формат: pdf Язык: English Размер: 170.24 Мб
Encyclopedia Of Coastal Science
Map measurements of the world’s coastline length have yielded a figure of 500,000 km. However, when all of the very real and intricate coastal crenulations are considered, the actual length is probably closer to 1,000,000 km. Added to this is the
Encyclopedia of soil science
The Encyclopedia of Soil Science provides a comprehensive, alphabetical treatment of basic soil science in a single volume. It constitutes a wide ranging and authorative collection of about 160 academic articles covering the salient aspects of soil
Encyclopedia of Science & Technology
A tradition of excellence continues with the long-awaited Tenth Edition of McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology The definitive source for keeping up with the amazing changes in science and technology - complete with more than 1,700 new
History of Astronomy: An Encyclopedia
This Encyclopedia traces the history of the oldest science from the ancient world to the space age in over 300 entries by leading experts. From Booklist This new history of astronomy, in the form of an encyclopedia, is a welcome addition to the
Atlas of Biodiversity Risk
This is the first book of its kind to describe and summarise in a comprehensive, easy to read and richly illustrated form the major pressures, impacts and risks of biodiversity loss at a global level. It identifies the main risks as global climate
James R. Millar- "Encyclopedia of Russian History"
A scholarly resource accessible to a general audience, the Encyclopedia of Russian History provides more than 1,500 entries encompassing more than 1,000 years of Russian history, from the formation of Kievan Rus in the mid-ninth century to the