234 pages , 1995 World War II came to the North Pacific in June 1942. Alaska's Native people living on the Aleutian and Pribilof islands, the Aleuts, felt its impact as did no other American citizens in that region. Forty-two residents of Attu Island were captured and imprisoned in Japan and, in response to Japanese bombings of Dutch Harbor and invasions of Kiska Island, the Ame...[Read More]
384 pages , Wiley , 2004-10-25 Just read the headlines. Whether it’s global warming, arctic drilling, or expanding industrial nations, the news is filled with stories about environmental issues. To understand the news, you have to understand the science. With Botkin and Keller’s Fifth Edition of Environmental Science, you’ll have the opportunity to develop a firm f...[Read More]
2017-02-15T08:00:00Z The understanding of weather will bring so many benefits. Weather is linked to several phenomena that changed and will change the world. Weather patterns will also dictate the choice of clothing and even warn of impending severe disturbances that could damage properties. In this book, we're going to dive into some cool facts about the subject. Grab a copy now!
454 pages , Lexington Books , 2017-02-03 In light of the rapid fluctuations in oil prices and subsequent impact on the stability and economic perspectives of energy producing and energy importing states in the Western Hemisphere, this book stresses the urgency to integrate sustainability at the very core of national energy security strategies. From Canada to Argentina, t...[Read More]
116 pages , 1991-10-01 Describes environmentally responsible ways to celebrate the holidays, including live Christmas trees, edible ornaments, organic decorations, recycled containers, and water-conserving gifts