Best Sellers: Environmental Science, October 24, 2013

January 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. Eco-Business: A Big-Brand Takeover of Sustainability
    Dauvergne, Peter
    MIT Press
    2013. ISBN 9780262018760. $24.95
  2. The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation
    Rome, Adam
    Hill & Wang
    2013. ISBN 9780809040506. $30
  3. The Snail Darter and the Dam: How Pork-Barrel Politics Endangered a Little Fish and Killed a River
    Plater, Zygmunt J.B.
    Yale University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780300173246. $32.50
  4. Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism
    Hamblin, Jacob Darwin
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199740055. $29.95
  5. Deep Things Out of Darkness: A History of Natural History
    Anderson, John G.T.
    University of California Press
    2013. ISBN 9780520273764. $50
  6. The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble Over Earth’s Future
    Sabin, Paul
    Yale University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780300176483. $28.50
  7. The Devouring Dragon: How China’s Rise Threatens Our Natural World
    Simons, Craig
    St. Martin’s
    2013. ISBN 9780312581763. $27.99
  8. Flourishing: A Frank Conversation About Sustainability
    Ehrenfeld, John R.
    Stanford University
    2013. ISBN 9780804784146. $50
  9. Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature
    Tercek, Mark R.
    Basic Books
    2013. ISBN 9780465031818. $26.99
  10. The Year Without Summer: 1816 and the Volcano That Darkened the World and Changed History
    Klingaman, William K.
    St. Martin’s
    2013. ISBN 9780312676452. $27.99
  11. Car Country: An Environmental History
    Wells, Christopher W.
    University of Washington Press
    2012. ISBN 9780295992150. $40
  12. Invasive Species: What Everyone Needs To Know
    Simberloff, Daniel
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199922017. $74
  13. The Story of N: A Social History of the Nitrogen Cycle and the Challenge of Sustainability
    Gorman, Hugh S.
    Rutgers University
    2013. ISBN 9780813554389. $49.95
  14. Harvesting the Biosphere: What We Have Taken from Nature
    Smil, Vaclav
    MIT Press
    2013. ISBN 9780262018562. $29
  15. The Rediscovery of the Wild
    Kahn, Peter H., Jr.
    MIT Press
    2013. ISBN 9780262018739. $50
  16. Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources
    Dietz, Rob
    2013. ISBN 9781609948054. $19.95
  17. Underwater Eden: Saving the Last Coral Wilderness on Earth
    Stone, Gregory S.
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226775609. $40
  18. Environmental Debt: The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy
    Larkin, Amy
    Palgrave Macmillan
    2013. ISBN 9781137278555. $27
  19. Climate Change Ethics: Navigating the Perfect Moral Storm
    Brown, Donald A.
    2013. ISBN 9780415625715. $155
  20. The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet
    Naam, Ramez
    University Press of New England
    2013. ISBN 9781611682557. $29.95
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