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1 Alt, David D. Rocks, Ice, and Water

Missoula MT: Mountain Press Publishing Company [1973] 1978, 2nd printing. Alt and co-author Donald W. Hyndman present the geology of Waterton-Glacier Park. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, illustrated with b&w and color photos, diagrams, glossary, references, 104pp, some discoloration to covers, contents clean with no marks, overall Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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2 Anikouchine, William A. World Ocean, The

Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1973. Anikouchine and co-author Richard W. Sternberg present an introduction to oceanography, drawn from their lectures for students without backgrounds in science. No dust jacket, 8vo in brown cloth with titles silver-stamped on front board, map endpapers, glossary, index, 338pp, some highlighting but without obscuring text, clean and tight, Good. 
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3 Armand Le Grand Livre de la Mer

Paris: Braun et Cie, Mulhouse pour Information et Culture, 1970, 1st. A large format (10.5x13) book on the sea and man's relation to it, by a number of contributors including Cousteau, with spectacular color photos throughout. Text in FRENCH. No dust jacket, blue cloth, a full size packet of educational materials laid in, name on outside front endpaper o/w no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 ARMY Low Cost Shore Protection: Guide for Local Government

no city: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 1981. A report developed to assist local government officials in planning, regulating, or other involvement with shoreline erosion prevention. SOFT cover, 8.5x11, 108pp, b&w photos, bibliography, glossary, no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 12.80 USD
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5 ASCE Coastal Engineering

New York: American Society of Civil Engineers 1967. The Proceedings of the Tenth Conference on Coastal Engineering held in Tokyo in September 1966, consisting of 86 papers in four parts: Theoretical and Observed Wave Characteristics, Coastal Sediment Problems, Coastal Structures and Related Problems, Coastal Engineering Problems. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, illustrated with numerous charts, graphs, line drawings, b&w photos, Vol. I (Parts 1 and 2) 789pp, Vol. II (Parts 3 and 4) pages 790-1546, owner's name blacked out on front endpaper and top edges o/w clean and tight with no marks, overall Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Ball Time and Tide

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, Romance of Science series, 1892, 2nd revised edition. Subtitle: A Romance of the Moon, being two lectures delivered in the theatre of the London Institution on the afternoons of November 19 and 26, 1888, by Sir Robert S. Ball, Lowndean Professor of Astronomy and Geometry, Cambridge. A lucid explanation of tidal phenomena. No dust jacket, 12mo dark blue cloth with pictorial front board, and patterned endpapers, somewhat frayed at head and heel of spine, 5 illustrations, index, 192pp, publications list, small dark stain on rear board, o/w Good. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 Bardach, John Downstream: A Natural History of the River

New York: Harper & Row 1964, stated 1st. An overview of rivers--their nature and the life they support. No duct jacket, 8vo in pictorial cover, profusely illustrated with drawings and b&w photos, bibliography, index, 278pp, red spot on top edge o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Barton Atlas of the Sea

New York: John Day 1974. Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Bates Forest and the Sea, The

New York: Time Inc. 1964 reprint. A look at the economy of nature and the ecology of man, with introduction by Loren Eisely. SOFT cover, 5x8, 272pp, index, no marks, Very Good. 
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10 Beamish, Tony Aldabra Alone

San Francisco: Sierra Club 1970. This is the first book to be written about a living natural history museum tucked away in a lost corner of the Indian Ocean. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, 8vo in blue cloth, 24 color photos, 2 appendices, 222pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Beamish, Tony Aldabra Alone

San Francisco: Sierra Club 1970. This is the first book to be written about a living natural history museum tucked away in a lost corner of the Indian Ocean. Dust jacket with a few small nicks on edges, 8vo in blue cloth, 24 color photos, 2 appendices, 222pp, owner's embossing on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good+. 
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12 Behrman, Daniel New World of the Oceans, The

Boston: Little, Brown and Company 1969, 1st edition. A layman's guide to the study of the oceans and men who study them. SOFT cover, 12mo, no marks, 436pp, Very Good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Bigelow, Henry B. Oceanography: Its Scope, Problems, and Economic Importance

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Riverside Press 1931, 1st printing. At the request of the National Academy of Sciences, a committee considered what role the U.S. should play in a world-wide program of oceanographic research; this is par to that report and Bigelow's special contribution. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth with titles and design gilt-stamped on front board, 263pp, EX-LIBRARY with bookplate of Canadian Legation (Washington) on front endpapers and number on rear endpaper o/w no marks in contents or exterior, front hinge beginning to split, binding tight, overall a Good copy of an important document in the history of U.S. oceanographic research. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Borgese Drama of the Oceans, The

New York: Harry N. Abrams 1975, 1st. Dust jacket, as new, Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Borgese Mines of Neptune, The

New York: Harry N. Abrams 1985, 1st. Description of the current processes of ocean mining and much lore about mining since ancient times. Dust jacket, navy cloth, inscription on front endpaper o/w as new, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Borgese, Elisabeth M. Drama of the Oceans, The

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Borgese, Elisabeth M. Drama of the Oceans, The

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Borgese, Elisabeth M. Drama of the Oceans, The

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1975, 1st. Borgese describes the oceans in terms of the scene (geophysical, biological, and human settings), the actor (fishermen, warriors, oilmen, developers and others), and the drama (the death of the oceans and prospects for new life). Dust jacket lightly rubbed, square 4to in green cloth with designs in gilt on front board, coated paper, 136 illustrations with 109 in full color, bibliography, index, 258pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Bradford, Peter A. Fragile Structures

New York: Harper & Row 1975, 1st. A story of oil refineries, national security, and the coast of Maine. Dust jacket, 8vo in navy cloth, index, 392pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. 
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20 Bradford, Peter A. Fragile Structures

New York: Harper & Row 1975, 1st. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. Bradford presents the story of oil refineries, national security, and the coast of Maine. Dust jacket lightly soiled and torn at corners, 8vo in navy cloth, index, 392pp, boards slightly concaved, some discoloration of endpapers, contents clean with no marks, overall a Fair copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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