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Biomes of the Earth

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Wetlands: Revised Edition

By:  Peter D Moore

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Biomes of the Earth is a 10-volume set, in full color, that outlines the main features of each of Earth's major biomes. The biomes covered include the tundra habitats, the taiga and temperate forests, grasslands of the prairies and the tropical savanna, deserts of the world, tropical forests of the equatorial regions, wetlands of the world, vast oceans, rivers and lakes, and a manmade biome-agricultural and urban areas.

This richly illustrated set provides students with a basic understanding of Earth's biodiversity, the factors that influence it, and the future dangers that face the planet and our species. Each volume provides current information about a particular biome's function, resources, and diversity, helping young readers experience the many climates and regions of Earth. Clearly written and easy to use, this comprehensive set provides an excellent overview of the prominent ecosystems of the world.

Each book covers:

* Global distribution
* Climate
* Rocks and soils
* Plants and animals
* History
* Environmental problems found within each biome.

Publisher: Facts on File

Forthcoming volumes in this series will be added to this page as soon as we become aware of them.

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Wetlands: Revised Edition

Wetlands: Revised Edition

By: Peter D Moore

Publisher: Facts on File

Hardback | Feb 2008 | Edition: 2 | #196149 | ISBN-13: 9780816059317
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Deserts

Deserts

By: Michael Allaby

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Hardback | Dec 2006 | #158657 | ISBN: 0816053200
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NHBS Price: £33.50 $43/€40 approx
Tundra

Tundra

By: Peter D Moore

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Hardback | Dec 2006 | #158681 | ISBN: 0816053251
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Grasslands

Grasslands

By: Michael Allaby

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Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158658 | ISBN: 0816053235
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Temperate Forests

Temperate Forests

By: Michael Allaby

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Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158670 | ISBN: 0816053219
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Tropical Forests

Tropical Forests

By: Michael Allaby

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Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158671 | ISBN: 0816053227
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Oceans

Oceans

By: Trevor Day

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Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158677 | ISBN: 0816053278
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Taiga

Taiga

By: Trevor Day

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Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158678 | ISBN: 0816053294
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Agricultural and Urban Areas

Agricultural and Urban Areas

By: Peter D Moore

Publisher: Facts on File

Hardback | Jul 2006 | #158687 | ISBN: 081605326X
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Lakes and Rivers

Lakes and Rivers

By: Trevor Day

Publisher: Facts on File

Hardback | Apr 2006 | #158674 | ISBN: 0816053286
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NHBS Price: £34.50 $44/€41 approx