Drought Follows the Plow
Cultivating Marginal Areas
Edited by Michael H. Glantz
Normal Price: $220.00
Your Price: $198.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $22.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $9.90 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas
Drought Follows the Plow by Michael H. Glantz
Book DescriptionPeople around the globe are becoming increasingly aware that our use of the land has an effect on the environment in which we live. Global warming is seen as a major threat to the well-being of the world's communities. Fear abounds, but does anyone really know what is going on? Will human activity make things worse? In this 1994 book, the author examines the relationship between society and climate change. With contributions from colleagues in the worst hit areas of the world, the author shows how some patterns of land use can make the problems worse; increasing the risk of droughts and associated food shortages. This book will help scientists and researchers assess our impact on the planet and consider our ability to respond to the consequences of future environmental change.
Buy Drought Follows the Plow book by Michael H. Glantz from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521442527
(228mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Michael H. Glantz
Teleconnections Linking Worldwide Climate Anomalies, Paperback (April 2009)
The editors of this 1991 volume brought together contributions from experts in the field of teleconnections.
Creeping Environmental Problems and Sustainable Development in the Aral Sea Basin, Paperback (September 2008)
Comprehensively describes this major environmental catastrophe for graduate students and researchers of environmental studies, global change, political science and history.
Climate Variability, Climate Change and Fisheries, Paperback (August 2005)
This unique volume addresses the potential implications of global warming for fisheries and the societies which depend on them.
Currents of Change, Paperback (November 2000)» View all books by Michael H. Glantz
Explores in simple terms the effects and ramifications of El Nino and La Nina events.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Drought Follows the Plow book by Michael H. Glantz and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.