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Geological carbon storage : subsurface seals and caprock integrity

Geological carbon storage : subsurface seals and caprock integrity

Geological Carbon Storage Subsurface Seals and Caprock Integrity Seals and caprocks are an essential component of subsurface hydrogeological systems, guiding the movement and entrapment of hydrocarbon and other fluids. Geolog

The Routledge handbook of scientific realism

The Routledge handbook of scientific realism

Scientific realism is a central, long-standing, and hotly debated topic in philosophy of science. Debates about scientific realism concern the very nature and extent of scientific knowledge and progress. Scientific realists d

The papers of Andrew Jackson

The papers of Andrew Jackson
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
This fifth volume of 'The Papers of Andrew Jackson' documents Jackson's retirement from the military in 1821 and his emergence as the leading presidential candidate in 1824.

The papers of George Washington.

The papers of George Washington.
Washington, George, 1732-1799, author.
Washington's development of his espionage network in New York City reaped dividends later that month when one of his spies-a double agent-alerted him ahead of time of a British attack up the Hudson River toward West Point. Th

123 places in Turkey : a private grand tour

123 places in Turkey : a private grand tour
Russell, Francis author. (Francis George),
A selection of the most notable places/sites/sights in Turkey made by a veteran visitor, distinguished scholar and intrepid traveller.

Alchemy for cells & other beasts

Alchemy for cells & other beasts
Zeller, Maya Jewell, author.
Alchemy for Cells & Other Beasts charts a course into magical waters, anchoring itself in the frightening politicization of a woman's body. The chemistry of this conversation includes pomegranates for human heads, bones that

Alexander von Humboldt : the complete drawings from the American travel journals

Alexander von Humboldt : the complete drawings from the American travel journals
Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859, artist, author.
This stunning volume delves into the extraordinary illustrated notebooks of Alexander von Humboldt's journeys through the Americas, which reveal the graphic musings of an intrepid explorer, a writer and philosopher, and the f

Anders' army : General Władysław Anders and the Polish second corps 1941-46

Anders' army : General Władysław Anders and the Polish second corps 1941-46
McGilvray, Evan, 1961- author.
Along with thousands of his compatriots, Wladyslaw Anders was imprisoned by the Soviets when they attacked Poland with their German allies in 1939. They endured terrible treatment until the German invasion of the Soviet Union

Biomechanical basis of human movement

Biomechanical basis of human movement
Hamill, Joseph, 1946- author.
Focusing on the quantitative nature of biomechanics,

Black cowboys in the American West : on the range, on the stage, behind the badge

Black cowboys in the American West : on the range, on the stage, behind the badge

This book surveys the life and work of black cattle drivers from the years before the Civil War through the turn of the twentieth century. It includes previously published articles and new research, this collection also featu

Chimpanzee behaviour : recent understandings from captivity and the forest

Chimpanzee behaviour : recent understandings from captivity and the forest

This book brings diverse topics together in one volume. It presents new data from chimpanzee hunting behaviour and tool use in the forest. It covers gestural communication in free-living populations and sign language communic

Coaching better every season : a year-round system for athlete development and program success

Coaching better every season : a year-round system for athlete development and program success
Gilbert, Wade, author.
Presents the best coaching methods and practices for each season on the sport calendar – pre-season, in-season, post-season, and off-season - and offers specific actions, tools, and guidelines for coaches to create a cycle

Empowering citizens, engaging the public : political science for the 21st century

Empowering citizens, engaging the public : political science for the 21st century
Eisfeld, Rainer, author.
This book is the first comprehensive study to respond to the ongoing debates on political sciences’ fragmentation, doubtful relevance, and disconnect with the larger public. It explores the implications of the argument that

F*ck feelings : one shrink's practical advice for managing all life's impossible problems

F*ck feelings : one shrink's practical advice for managing all life's impossible problems
Bennett, Michael, 1945- author.
The only self-help book you'll ever need, from a psychiatrist and his comedy writer daughter, who will help you put aside your unrealistic wishes, stop trying to change things you can't change, and do the best with what you c

Family histories of the Irish Revolution

Family histories of the Irish Revolution

Some of these stories and memories from current and retired staff at NUI Galway have been buried for generations, and their publication sheds new light on the complex politics of memory in post-independence Ireland. They tell

Field life : science in the American West during the railroad era

Field life : science in the American West during the railroad era
Vetter, Jeremy, 1975- author.
Field Life examines the practice of science in the field in the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains of the American West between the 1860s and the 1910s, when the railroad was the dominant form of long-distance transportation. G

In the footsteps of Darwin : geoheritage, geotourism and conservation in the Galapagos Islands

In the footsteps of Darwin : geoheritage, geotourism and conservation in the Galapagos Islands
Kelley, Daniel Francis, 1979- author.
This book provides the first-ever overview of and guide to the geological setting and related features of the famous, volcanically active Galapagos Islands, as well as an in-depth analysis of the setting’s relationship to t

Keywords for African American studies

Keywords for African American studies

A new vocabulary for African American Studies As the longest-standing interdisciplinary field, African American Studies has laid the foundation for critically analyzing issues of race, ethnicity, and culture within the academ

Keywords for Asian American studies

Keywords for Asian American studies

"Born out of the Civil Rights and Third World Liberation movements of the 1960s and 1970s, Asian American Studies has grown significantly over the past four decades, both as a distinct field of inquiry and as a potent site of

Keywords for Latina/o studies

Keywords for Latina/o studies

A vocabulary of Latina/o studies. Keywords for Latina/o Studies is a generative text that enhances the ongoing dialogue within a rapidly growing and changing field. The keywords included in this collection represent establish

Keywords for children's literature

Keywords for children's literature

The study of children's literature and culture has been experiencing a renaissance, with vital new work proliferating across many areas of interest. Mapping this vibrant scholarship, this work presents 49 original essays on t

Keywords for disability studies

Keywords for disability studies

Keywords for Disability Studies aims to broaden and define the conceptual framework of disability studies for readers and practitioners in the field and beyond. The volume engages some of the most pressing debates of our time

Keywords for environmental studies

Keywords for environmental studies

Understandings of “nature” have expanded and changed, but the word has not lost importance at any level of discourse: it continues to hold a key place in conversations surrounding thought, ethics, and aesthetics. Nowhere

Keywords for media studies

Keywords for media studies

The Essential vocabulary of Media Studies Keywords for Media Studies introduces and aims to advance the field of critical media studies by tracing, defining, and problematizing its established and emergent terminology. The bo

Let's make ramen! : a comic book cookbook

Let's make ramen! : a comic book cookbook
Amano, Hugh, author.
Playful and instructive, this hybrid cookbook/graphic novel introduces the history of ramen in addition to more than 40 recipes for everything you need to make perfect ramen at home, including stocks and broths, noodles, and

Literary transnationalism(s)

Literary transnationalism(s)

Literary Transnationalism(s) offers a series of reflections on how literary texts move between cultures via translation, adaptation, and intertextual referencing, and enter the field of world literature.

Making marvels : science and splendor at the courts of Europe

Making marvels : science and splendor at the courts of Europe

Featuring more than 150 treasures from several of the world’s most prestigious collections, Making Marvels explores the vital intersection of art, technology, and political power at the courts of early modern Europe. It was

Navigating micro-aggressions toward women in higher education

Navigating micro-aggressions toward women in higher education

"This book uncovers the institutionalized racism of higher education and women of color; as well as how it is navigated by women of color. Through a critical lens, the narrative of that difficulty will be unpacked examined an

Self-care for college students : from orientation to graduation, 150+ easy ways to stay happy, healthy, and stress-free

Self-care for college students : from orientation to graduation, 150+ easy ways to stay happy, healthy, and stress-free
Dellitt, Julia, author.
Make the most out of your college experience with these manageable self-care tips that are easy to incorporate into your busy college lifestyle. As a student in college—you’re dealing with a lot. At times this can be phys

The Cassandra : a novel

The Cassandra : a novel
Shields, Sharma, author.
The Cassandra follows a woman who goes to work in a top secret research facility during WWII, only to be tormented by visions of what the mission will mean for humankind. Mildred Groves is an unusual young woman. Gifted and c

The comic book story of beer : the world's favorite beverage from 7000 BC to today's craft brewing revolution

The comic book story of beer : the world's favorite beverage from 7000 BC to today's craft brewing revolution
Hennessey, Jonathan, 1971-
A full-color, lushly illustrated graphic novel that recounts the many-layered past and present of beer through dynamic pairings of pictures and meticulously researched insight into the history of the world's favorite brew. St

The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom

The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom
Ruiz, Miguel, 1952- author.
Identifies four self-limiting beliefs that impede one's experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.

The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life
Manson, Mark, author.
"In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger shows us that the key to being happier is to stop trying to be 'positive' all the time and instead become better at handling adversity. For decades we've been

Turn around time : a walking poem for the Pacific Northwest

Turn around time : a walking poem for the Pacific Northwest
Guterson, David, author.
Most outdoor enthusiasts understand the phrase

Unfu*k yourself : get out of your head and into your life

Unfu*k yourself : get out of your head and into your life
Bishop, Gary John, author.
New York Times Bestseller Joining the ranks of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, You Are a Badas*, and F*ck Feelings comes this refreshing, BS-free, self-empowerment guide that

The papers of Thomas Jefferson.

The papers of Thomas Jefferson.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, author.
Funny Humorous In My Defense I Was Left Unsupervised A Wonderful Friends Gift Under 10.00! Filled with 120 writing pages! of lined paper, for recording thoughts, gratitude, notes, ideas, prayers, or sketches. This motivationa

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