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The Facts On File Dictionary of Environmental Science , Third EditionThe Facts On File Dictionary of Environmental Science , Third Edition
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The Facts On File Dictionary of Environmental Science , Third Edition

Praise for the previous edition:

"…very useful for undergraduate libraries."—Choice


"…essential for most public and science libraries."—Library Journal
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Praise for the previous edition:
"…very useful for undergraduate libraries."—Choice

"…essential for most public and science libraries."—Library Journal

"…an excellent basic library reference."—Midwest Book Review

Thoroughly revised and updated, The Facts On File Dictionary of Environmental Science, Third Edition reflects the great diversity of disciplines that have an impact on this field of study. The more than 5,000 extensively cross-referenced entries—including approximately 450 new to this edition—are drawn from agriculture, biology, chemistry, engineering, medicine, microbiology, soil science, geology, meteorology, toxicology, government, law, and more. This updated volume also contains revised backmatter, including Web resources, as well as new line illustrations. Here is the definitive source to help students, teachers, businesspeople, politicians, science and technical writers, and general readers understand every aspect of this fast-growing and sometimes controversial field.

New coverage includes:
  • Amoeba
  • Earth Policy Institute
  • Elton, Charles
  • Hormone
  • Malthus, Thomas Robert
  • Marine Mammal Protection Act
  • National Center for Environmental Health
  • Osmotic pressure
  • Public Health Service
  • Storm surge
  • and more.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-0-8160-6437-3
ISBN-10 816064377
eBook ISBN 978-1-4381-0942-8
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Science Dictionary
Author Bruce Wyman, Ph.D., and L. Harold Stevenson, Ph.D.
Publication Date 6/1/2007
Book's Binding Hardcover
Imprint Facts On File
Specifications Black-and-white line illustrations. Appendixes. Bibliography. Cross-references. Tables. Web sites.
Available Formats Print & eBook

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