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  • THE TERRANAUTS. by Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
    Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
    THE TERRANAUTS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Ecco Press (Harper Collins) (2016). First edition - A provocative new novel by this award-winning writer "It is 1994, and in the desert near Tillman, Arizona, forty miles from Tucson, a grand experiment involving the future of humanity is underway. As climate change threatens the earth, eight scientists, four men and four women dubbed the "Terranauts," have been selected to live under glass in E2, a prototype of a possible off-earth colony. " 508 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 69049
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  • THE TERRANAUTS. by Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
    Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
    THE TERRANAUTS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ecco Press (Harper Collins) (2016) dj. Hardcover first edition - A provocative new novel by this award-winning writer "It is 1994, and in the desert near Tillman, Arizona, forty miles from Tucson, a grand experiment involving the future of humanity is underway. As climate change threatens the earth, eight scientists, four men and four women dubbed the "Terranauts," have been selected to live under glass in E2, a prototype of a possible off-earth colony. " 508 pp.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 73560
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  • CARBON DREAMS. by Gaines, Susan M.
    Gaines, Susan M.
    CARBON DREAMS.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Berkeley, CA: Creative Arts Book Co, (2001). SIGNED first edition - Novel set in northern California, in the early 1980s, "when the problem of global warming had yet to garner much public concern, [this] tells the story of one scientist's struggle to come to terms with her conflicting responsibilities to science and to society." SIGNED and dated in 2002 on the title page. Geologic timescale as frontispiece. 351 pp plus author's note and selected references. Cover praise from Jean Heglund and Louis B. Jones, among others. ISBN: 0-887393063.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 76655
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  • Gilliam, Harold.
    BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1969.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A discussion of the dangers threatening San Francisco Bay and also of its importance to the area, not just in terms of wildlife and water, but in terms of climate, the impact earthquakes can have on filled land, etc. An important work, still timely. Illustrated with man black and white photographs of the bay and the surrounding areas.151pp. with list of photographers

    Condition: SIGNED on the front endpaper with the words 'good reading.' Just about fine in a very good dustjacket (some edgewear to dj, a couple of small holes.)

    Book ID: 27356
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  • BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay. by Gilliam, Harold.
    Gilliam, Harold.
    BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1969.). A discussion of the dangers threatening San Francisco Bay and also of its importance to the area, not just in terms of wildlife and water, but in terms of climate, the impact earthquakes can have on filled land, etc. An important work, still timely. Illustrated with man black and white photographs of the bay and the surrounding areas.151pp. with list of photographers.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (crease on back cover.)

    Book ID: 53507
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  • A HOLE IN THE WIND: A Climate Scientist's Bicycle Journey Across the United States. by Goodrich, David.
    Goodrich, David.
    A HOLE IN THE WIND: A Climate Scientist's Bicycle Journey Across the United States.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pegasus Books, (2017). Hardcover first edition - "An epic bicycle journey across the American hinterland that explores the challenges of climate change alongside a diverse array of American voices." After a career in climate science, Goodrich returned to the United States to find a nation in denial, and so, to "do something," he decided to ride his bike 4,200 miles from Delaware to Oregon, talking with the people he met. Illustrated with maps and color photographs. xv, 249 pp. ISBN: 978-1681774312.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80102
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  • CHILDREN OF THE ICE: Climate and Human Origins. by Gribbin, John and Mary.
    Gribbin, John and Mary.
    CHILDREN OF THE ICE: Climate and Human Origins.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    Oxford, England / Cambridge, MA: Basil Blackwell,Inc., (1990) dj. Hardcover - The origins and evolution of humankind against the background of climactic change during the ice ages of the past five millions years - and speculation about possible catastrophic future changes. Appendix, bibliography, & index. vii, 199 pp. ISBN: 0-631-168176.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 58366
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  • APOLLO'S FIRE: Igniting America's Clean-Energy Economy. by Inslee, Jay and Bracken Hendricks. Foreword by President Bill Clinton.
    Inslee, Jay and Bracken Hendricks. Foreword by President Bill Clinton.
    APOLLO'S FIRE: Igniting America's Clean-Energy Economy.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Washington, D.C.: Island Press, (2007.). SIGNED first edition - This book brings the same vision shown in the great the Apollo space program to "the fight for clean and reliable energy." More timely than ever with the nuclear plant disaster in Japan and the unrest in the Middle East. SIGNED by Congressman Inslee on the half title page. Extensive notes. xii, 367 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 50846
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  • FLIGHT BEHAVIOR. by Kingsolver, Barbara.
    Kingsolver, Barbara.
    FLIGHT BEHAVIOR.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2012) dj. Hardcover first edition - A novel which deals with the effects of climate change, set in present day Appalachia; a story of a young wife and mother on a failing farm in rural Tennessee who experiences something she cannot explain, and how her discovery energizes various competing factionsreligious leaders, climate scientists, environmentalists, politicianstrapping her in the center of the conflict and ultimately opening up her world." Author's note, 436 pp.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 68880
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  • FLIGHT BEHAVIOR. by Kingsolver, Barbara.
    Kingsolver, Barbara.
    FLIGHT BEHAVIOR.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2012) dj. Hardcover first edition - A novel which deals with the effects of climate change, set in present day Appalachia; a story of a young wife and mother on a failing farm in rural Tennessee who experiences something she cannot explain, and how her discovery energizes various competing factionsreligious leaders, climate scientists, environmentalists, politicianstrapping her in the center of the conflict and ultimately opening up her world." Author's note, 436 pp.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 68891
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  • FLIGHT BEHAVIOR. by Kingsolver, Barbara.
    Kingsolver, Barbara.
    FLIGHT BEHAVIOR.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harper Collins, (2012). Hardcover first edition - A novel which deals with the effects of climate change, set in present day Appalachia; a story of a young wife and mother on a failing farm in rural Tennessee who experiences something she cannot explain, and how her discovery energizes various competing factionsreligious leaders, climate scientists, environmentalists, politicianstrapping her in the center of the conflict and ultimately opening up her world." Author's note, 436 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers (toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 68943
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  • THE MAN WHO MADE IT RAIN: A True Story Based on the Experiences of J. Dietrich Stroeh. by McCarthy, Michael; (J. Dietrich Stroeh, signed)
    McCarthy, Michael; (J. Dietrich Stroeh, signed)
    THE MAN WHO MADE IT RAIN: A True Story Based on the Experiences of J. Dietrich Stroeh.

    Edition: First printing.

    Novato, California: Public Ink, (2006) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A combination of fact and speculation, this includes an account of the unrelenting drought in 1976-77 in Marin County (when it did not rain for 25 months) and the efforts of J. Dietrich Stroeh, the General Manager of the Marin Municipal Water Board and his efforts to provide relief from the drought. In addition, it jumps ahead to a future in which global climate change is a reality. SIGNED by J. Dietrich Stroeh, the subject of the book, on the title page over his name and also briefly INSCRIBED by him. Introduction by former state senator John Burton, afterword by Stroeh. xii, 419 pp. ISBN: 0-977237109.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 67128
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  • BREAK THROUGH: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility. by Nordhaus, Ted and Michael Shellenberger.
    Nordhaus, Ted and Michael Shellenberger.
    BREAK THROUGH: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (2007.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A follow-up to the authors original, controversial essay, The Death of Environmentalism, published in 2004; an interesting and eloquent manifesto for political change which argues that human creativity needs to be unleashed to cope with the challenges of global warming, not constrained. Extensive notes, bibliography, index. 341 pp. ISBN: 0-618658254.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 40073
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  • BREAK THROUGH: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility. by Nordhaus, Ted and Michael Shellenberger.
    Nordhaus, Ted and Michael Shellenberger.
    BREAK THROUGH: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A follow-up to the authors original, controversial essay, The Death of Environmentalism, published in 2004; an interesting and eloquent manifesto for political change which argues that human creativity needs to be unleashed to cope with the challenges of global warming, not constrained. SIGNED on the title page by both authors. Extensive notes, bibliography, index. 341 pp. ISBN: 0-618658254.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 39044
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  • THE GREAT BAY: Chronicles of the Collapse. by Pendell, Dale.
    Pendell, Dale.
    THE GREAT BAY: Chronicles of the Collapse.

    Edition: First printing.

    Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, (2010). Hardcover first edition - An award-winning book which imagines the world far into the future after a global pandemic has killed most of mankind in 2021. Steve Silberman called it "an extraordinary book that thrives at the intersection of dystopian imagination and planet-scale history' while Gary Snyder comments "A light boat, sailing across a broad bay, with the tops of ancient skyscrapers deep below. Our western North American world, hundreds and then thousands of years into the future. Dozens of remarkable stories, in the unfolding ecologies of post collapse, post climate change. Civilizations and technologies die or are lost, but human ingenuity, families, tribes, and villages, the musicians, shamans, philosophers, and people of powerlive on." Illustrated. 275 pp.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated boards (remainder dot, corners slightly bumped)

    Book ID: 76845
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  • FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN. by Robinson, Kim Stanley.
    Robinson, Kim Stanley.
    FORTY SIGNS OF RAIN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Bantam, (2004.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Cutting edge science meets political intrigue and global warming in this novel set in the near future by this Nebula and Hugo award winning writer. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication in Davis. 358 pp. ISBN: 0-553-803115.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 68642
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  • HEAVY WEATHER. by Sterling, Bruce
    Sterling, Bruce
    HEAVY WEATHER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Bantam, (1994.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel set in the near future, with 'a strange group of brilliant outlaws - part research team, part hacker cult. ... they chase the monster storms that twist erratically across the Southwestern badlands laid to waste by the greenhouse effect.' INSCRIBED on the title page to Larry Owens, the noted Oklahoma book collector with the words "He had to ask" and also stamped with a picture of a computer operator and the hand-printed question "will that be encrypted or non-encrypted" Dated in Austin, Texas in 1995. 310 pp. ISBN: 0-553-093932.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 60626
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  • AN UNSETTLED COUNTRY: Changing Landscapes of the American West. by Worster, Donald.
    Worster, Donald.
    AN UNSETTLED COUNTRY: Changing Landscapes of the American West.

    Edition: First printing.

    Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, (1994) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Four essays discussing the role of the natural environment in the making the US West, including one on John Wesley Powell and another on the warming of the West, and especially the Great Plains area. A Volume in the Calvin P. Horn Lectures in Western History and Culture. INSCRIBED on the half title page to the noted Oklahoma collector Larry Owens, and uncommon thus. Worster received the Bancroft Prize in American history in 1980. Notes, index. xii, 151 pp. ISBN: 0-826314813.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80094
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