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There are 8 books in this catalogue.
Here on Earth: an Argument for Hope
Flannery, Tim
Book Number: 63556
ISBN: 9781921656668
Text Publishing, 2010. 8vo. softcover. 316pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
Price: $10.00

Knocking on Heaven's Door.
Heimann, Rolf
Book Number: 33113
Melbourne: The Friends of the Earth, 1979. 8vo. softcover. 286pp. b/w illus. maps. very good. In 1974 the French military conducted their last atmospheric nuclear test. The Australian ketch La Flor, owned and skippered by the author, was the last protest yacht to sail into the testing area near Moru-roa atoll. It arrived too late for a critical confrontation. Out of touch with her supporters and out of money La Flor continued on her 15,000-mile odyssey, dropping anchor at dozens of islands between Pitcairn and Australia. Against the warp and woof of a sea-dog''s life the author presents a colourful embroidery of events and characters. Capsized. Grounded. A collision. Finally even arrest and imprisonment. The naval-gazings of a single-handed sailor. Encounters with kings and criminals, Prime Ministers and prostitutes, hermits, drug-runners, irate lovers, soldiers, sharks, storms.
Price: $5.00

Dead Mars Dying Earth
Brandenburg, John E. & Paxson, Monica Rix.
Book Number: 35699
ISBN: 1862048118
Dorset Element 1999. Large 8vo softcover 306pp index, b/w illus. very good.
Price: $12.00

The vanishing continent: Australia's degraded environment
Beale, Bob
Book Number: 37105
ISBN: 0340541229
Sydney Hodder & Stoughton 1990 Small 4to hardcover 196pp index, colour illus. very good, owner's stamp on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $12.00

Green fire: A powerful account of the Australian environmental protest movement
Cohen, Ian
Book Number: 41718
ISBN: 0207186332
Angus & Robertson 1997 8vo softcover 268pp, b/w illus. very good, inscription on fep, possibly from author.
Price: $12.00

Dancing at the Dead Sea. journey to the heart of environmental crisis
Mitchell, Alanna
Book Number: 44329
ISBN: 1903919630
Eden Project Books 2005 8vo softcover 300pp very good.
Price: $8.00

A Sense of Wonder
Washington, Haydn G.
Book Number: 45243
ISBN: 0958138109
Ecosolution Consulting (Nullo Books), Rylstone, Australia, 2002 large 8vo. softcover. 112pp. index, b/w illus. very good. The author uses his experiences in Wollemi wilderness area to discuss the environmental crisis.
Price: $6.00

Environmental and Political Theory - Toward and Ecocentric Approach
Eckersley, Robyn
Book Number: 39282
ISBN: 1857280202
UCL London 1992 8vo. Softcover. Very good. 274pp. Eckersley is one of a new breed of young environmental theorists who has the rare gift of synthesising a vast range of ideas into a simple, powerful vision. This book provides the most detailed and comprehensive examination of the impact of environmentalism upon contemporary political thought.
Price: $22.00