Plundering Paradise

Pub Date : 1994-08-29 | Author : Robin Broad | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520089211
ISBN 13 : 0520089219

An account of the ongoing environmental devastation in the Philippines..

Plundering Paradise

Pub Date : 2009-10-13 | Author : Michael D'Orso | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 0061749567
ISBN 13 : 9780061749568

Mention the Galápagos Islands to almost anyone, and the first things that spring to mind are iguanas, tortoises, volcanic beaches, and, of course, Charles Darwin. But there are pe..

Plundering Paradise

Pub Date : 2007-10-04 | Author : Geraldine McCaughrean | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 0192719947
ISBN 13 : 9780192719942

Nathan loves pirates - his days are spent dreaming about them and wondering what it would be like to be one. Anything to brighten up his grey and dreary existence. So when Tamo Whi..

Vital Signs 1999

Pub Date : 2015-03-19 | Author : The Worldwatch Institute | Publisher : Island Press

ISBN 10 : 9781610916608
ISBN 13 : 1610916603

The global trends documented in Vital Signs 1999--from a decline in nuclear power generating capacity to the proliferation of genetically modified crops--will play a large part in ..

Teaching Multiwriting

Pub Date : 2007-04-23 | Author : Robert L. Davis | Publisher : SIU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780809387656
ISBN 13 : 0809387654

Formulaic ways to train students in composition and rhetoric are no longer effective, say authors Robert L. Davis and Mark F. Shadle. Scholar-teachers must instead reinvent the fie..

Ending Global Poverty

Pub Date : 2015-03-17 | Author : Stephen C. Smith | Publisher : St. Martin's Press

ISBN 10 : 9781466892323
ISBN 13 : 1466892323

Over 800 million people suffer from chronic hunger, and over ten million children die each year from preventable causes. These may seem like overwhelming statistics, but as Stephen..

Pumping Granite

Pub Date : 1994-01-01 | Author : Michael D'Orso | Publisher : Texas Tech University Press

ISBN 10 : 0896723380
ISBN 13 : 9780896723382

Stories of people involved in sports and recreation: rock climbers, skiers, golfers, surfers, bodybuilders, scuba divers, horseshoe throwers, campers, chess players, bowlers, crick..