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    DescriptionDo you think that the Ozone Hole is a grunge rock club? Or that the Food Web is an online restaurant guide? Or that the Green Revolution happened in Greenland? Then you need "The Cartoon Guide to the Environment" to put you on the road to environmental literacy. "The Cartoon Guide to the Environment" covers the main topics of environmental science: chemical cycles, life communities, food webs, agriculture, human population growth, sources of energy and raw materials, waste disposal and recycling, cities, pollution, deforestation, ozone depletion, and global warming -- and puts them in the context of ecology, with discussions of population dynamics, thermodynamics, and the behavior of complex systems.


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    Title
    The Cartoon Guide to the Environment
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Larry Gonick, By (author) Alice B. Outwater, Illustrated by Larry Gonick
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 185 mm
    Height: 231 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 363 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780062732743
    ISBN 10: 0062732749
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T13.1
    BIC E4L: ENV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: WHC, RN
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 710
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/ECOLGY
    BISAC V2.8: SCI026000
    DC22: 363.7
    Ingram Subject Code: EV
    Libri: I-EV
    BISAC V2.8: STU000000, NAT011000
    LC classification: GE105 .G66 1996
    LC subject heading: , , , ,
    DC20: 333.70207
    LC classification: GE105.G66
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26770
    BISAC V2.8: SCI020000
    Thema V1.0: TQ, RNK, PSAF, JNZ
    Illustrations note
    cartoons throughout
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    HarperCollins
    Publication date
    31 October 1996
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY