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September 23, 2014
Author(s):
Andrew J. Barker
The key for identification of rock-forming minerals provides an efficient and systematic approach to identifying minerals in thin-section. It is structured in the form of a dichotomous key, comparable to those widely used in botany and entomology. Whilst some previous mineralogy and petrology texts 
Published:
September 22, 2014
Editor(s):
Rakesh S. Sengar, Kalpana Sengar
Explore the Relationship between Crop and Climate Agricultural sustainability has been gaining prominence in recent years and is now becoming the focal point of modern agriculture. Recognizing that crop production is very sensitive to climate change, Climate Change Effect on Crop Productivity 
Published:
September 19, 2014
Editor(s):
Mustapha Debboun, Stephen P. Frances, Daniel Strickman
The public has a great desire for products that prevent the annoyance of biting insects and ticks, but that desire does not always translate into sensible use of those products. Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Edition summarizes evidence-based information on insect repellents to inform decisions 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Author(s):
William J. Rea, Kalpana Patel
Encyclopedic in scope, Reversibility of Chronic Degenerative Disease and Hypersensitivity, Volume 3: Environmental Manifestations of the Neurocardiovascular Systems draws deeply from clinical histories of thousands of patients. It focuses on clinical syndromes within the musculoskeletal, 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Author(s):
Michael R. Conover, Rosanna M. Vail
Human Diseases from Wildlife presents information on the most prevalent and serious zoonotic diseases in the US and Canada, some of which have been national headline news like anthrax, influenza, and West Nile virus. Diseases that are caused by pathogens with the ability to infect both humans and 
Published:
September 17, 2014
Author(s):
Boris Y. Kapilevich, Stuart W. Harmer, Nicholas J. Bowring
In response to the ever-increasing global threat of terrorist attacks, the personal screening industry has been growing at a rapid rate. Many methods have been developed for detecting concealed weapons and explosives on the human body. In this important new book, the authors discuss their 
Published:
September 17, 2014
Editor(s):
S Dutta Gupta, Yasuomi Ibaraki
The application of imaging techniques in plant and agricultural sciences had previously been confined to images obtained through remote sensing techniques. Technological advancements now allow image analysis for the nondestructive and objective evaluation of biological objects. This has opened a 
Published:
September 13, 2014
Author(s):
Karen L.M. Martin
Beach-spawning fishes from exotic locations on most continents of the world provide spectacular examples of extreme adaptations during the most vulnerable life cycle stages. The beauty, intriguing biology, and importance of these charismatic fishes at the interface of marine and terrestrial 
Published:
September 10, 2014
Author(s):
John C. Pine
The impacts of natural and man-made disasters have increased exponentially over the past few decades. Moreover, with our global interconnectedness and the growing scale of disasters, today's catastrophic disasters can have regional, national, and even global economic consequences.Following in the 
Published:
September 09, 2014
Editor(s):
I. Ethem Gonenc, John P. Wolflin, Rosemarie C. Russo
This proceedings volume contains papers and extended abstracts presented at the International Conference on Sustainable Watershed Management (SuWaMa 2014). The Conference was the second in a series of Sustainable Watershed Management Conferences. The objective of the Conference Series was to 

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