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Legislacion Agropecuaria Hidraulica y Forestal 1988-1994
Legislacion Agropecuaria Hidraulica y Forestal 1988-1994
Mexico: Secretaria de Agricultura y Recursos Hidraulicos Direccion General Juridica: 1994: 9688003662 / 9789688003664: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: Brown leatherette with gilt lettering. Light soil to top edge of page block, otherwise fine. The dust jacket has a couple of edge tears and a small amount of rubbing and soil to the rear panel. Protected in a clear Mylar cover. One of only a thousand copies printed. A beautifully produced book with special attention to paper, graphic design, and typography. A large, heavy book (12 pounds), which will require extra postage for expedited and international delivery. 922 pages with Index. The page preceding the title page is a full-page color portrait of former Mexican President Carlos Salinas de Gortari, who wrote the Preface. His Preface starts: El campo es para los mexicanos un hilo conductor de su historia y es raiz y razon de los mas arraigados anhelos de campesinos (The field is for the Mexicans a thread of its history and is the root and reason of the deepest yearnings of peasants.). This book, published by the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources, General Legal Directorate, reports the legislation created in President Salinas' time in office (1988-1994) pertaining to agricultural and water resource issues. Text in Spanish.: 08004: 
Price: 350.00 USD
Managing Troubled Waters: The Role of Marine Environmental Monitoring
Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press: 1990: 0309041945 / 9780309041942: Hard Cover: Fine: No Jacket (as issued): Assumed first edition, no additional printings. 125 pages with References, Appendixes, and Indexes.: 05429: 
Price: 12.50 USD
Sign Communication, "Sign communication" Publishing Committee
3 "Sign communication" Publishing Committee
Sign Communication
Tokyo: Kashiwashobo Publishing: 1989: 4760104615 / 9784760104611: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall: An interesting look at signs as they relate to their environment and their constructive use as an effective medium. Illustrated with many color plates, 309 pages.: 00788: 
Price: 25.00 USD
Down the River, Abbey, Edward
4 Abbey, Edward
Down the River
New York: E. P. Dutton: 1982: 0525095241 / 9780525095248: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good+: Very Good+: Top and bottom edges of the boards very slightly darkened. The spine has a partial crease mark. A sharp tight copy, clean throughout. The dust jacket has just a trace of edge wear and slight rubbing. First Edition stated, number line 10 down to 1.: 09186: 
Price: 150.00 USD
Our Stolen Future: Are We Threatening Our Own Fertility, Intelligence, and Survival?-A Scientific Detective Story, Colborn, Theo;Dumanoski, Dianne;Myers, John Peterson
5 Colborn, Theo;Dumanoski, Dianne;Myers, John Peterson
Our Stolen Future: Are We Threatening Our Own Fertility, Intelligence, and Survival?-A Scientific Detective Story
New York: E P Dutton: 1996: 0525939822 / 9780525939825: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: Foreword by Vice President Al Gore. 306 pages, with Appendix, Notes, and Index.: 06140: 
Price: 10.00 USD
Danger All Around: Waste Storage Crisis on the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast, Goldsteen, Joel B.
6 Goldsteen, Joel B.
Danger All Around: Waste Storage Crisis on the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast
Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press: 1993: 029271565X / 9780292715653: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 259 pages, indexed. Illustrated with drawings and maps.: 02697: 
Price: 20.00 USD
Walking by Day, Hutchins, Donald
7 Hutchins, Donald
Walking by Day
Springfield, Massachusetts: CPR Prompt Corpporation: 1998: 0966610202 / 9780966610208: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: One man's account of how the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA) and the various state laws that have followed have had a detrimental effect on small businesses across America.: 03246: 
Price: 9.50 USD
8 White, Calnan, Morton, Kimble, Littleton, McGowan, Nance, and Schmedes
Submerged Lands of Texas, Corpus Christie Area : Sediments, Geochemistry, Benthic Macroinvertebrates, and Associated Wetlands
Austin, Texas: Bureau of Economic Geology, the University of Texas at Austin: 1983: Soft Cover in Slipcase: Near Fine: Small crease to lower corner of rear cover and about the last 20 pages. Slipcase shows minor wear. Maps (plates) collected together in a sleeve inside slipcase. From the Submerged Lands of Texas series, this volume is about the Corpus Christie area. From the Preface by William L. Fisher, Director, Bureau of Economic Geology: "The atlases of the submerged lands of Texas will present an extensive spatial data base of sediment textural parameters, sediment geochemistry, benthic macroinvertebrates, and associated wetlands. Identifying, mapping, and characterizing these essential components of nearshore coastal environments provide important baseline information in anticipating, managing, and measuring the effects of the multitude of coastal activities that are directly and indirectly tied to submerged lands." 154 pages, illustrated with many figures tabels and the following plates (in pocket): I) Surface sediment distribution: gravel, sand, silt, mud, clay, and mean grain size; II) Distribution of TOC, barium, boron, and calcium in surface sediments; III) Distribution of chomium, copper, iron, and lead in surface sediments; IV) Distribution of manganese, nickel, strontium, and zinc in surface sediments; V) Distribution of wetlands and benthic macroinvertebrates; VI) Sample station number and locations. NOTE: These plates are very large, folded maps.: 01483: 
Price: 50.00 USD

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