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Fisheries and Uncertainty: A Precautionary Approach to Resource Management

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Calgary Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 466C6521

ISBN: 1895176689

Condition: Good


1895176689 195 pages. Index. "The recent catastrophe in Atlantic fisheries resource managment has important national and international implications that we would ignore at our peril. What lessons can be learned from the disappearance of cod from the Grand Banks of Newfoundland? Can we apply this knowledge to help explain the recent disappearance of millions of salmon off the coast of British Columbia?" - from back cover. Usual library markings. Moderate we... View more info

Methods in Mammalian Embryology

By: N/A

Price: $59.89

Publisher: USA, W.H.Freeman & Co Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46603412

ISBN: 0716708191

Condition: Very Good


0716708191 532 pages including index. Prepared specifically for use by investigators in experimental mammalian embryology, this handbook presents detailed discussions of reliable methods that previously were incompletely described or scattered throughout the literature. Useful to all researchers in those branches of zoology, wildlife studies, animal and dairy husbandry, and human and veterinary medicine, that are concerned with mammalian development and reproduction. ... View more info

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Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic sciences)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Historic Parks and Sites, Canadian Parks Service, Environment Canada: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2832

ISBN: 0660127946

Condition: Fair


0660127946 95 pages. Illustrated with black and white detailed diagrams. Extensive reference list. Multiple indexes. Please note: this book is Part III (3/Three) and covers acanthocephala and cnidaria. Parts I and II are not included. Average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy of this informative work. View more info

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Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic sciences)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, National Historic Parks and Sites, Canadian Parks Service, Environment Canada: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2869

ISBN: 0660127946

Condition: Fair


0660127946 209 pages. Index. Reference list. This, Part II, is devoted exclusively to the crustacean parasites of fishes. Covers Copepoda, Branchiura, Isopoda and Amphipoda. Please note that this is Part II only. Parts I and II are not included. Average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy of this important work. View more info

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Oats: Wild and Cultivated (Monograph - Canada Department of Agriculture, Research Branch ; no. 14)

By: Baum, Bernard R.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Canada, Imprint unknown: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152G4425

ISBN: 0660005131

Condition: Good


0660005131 463 pages, 331 figures, most in black and white, and 17 tables. Signed and inscribed upon title page by author to noted botanist, Roy L. Taylor, whose bookplate is affixed to front free endpaper. "Based mainly on the dissection of many Avena specimens for the study of micromorphological characters. This tedious and painstaking effort was necessary in order to discover many aspects of the organization and variation in Avena. This method also resulted in... View more info

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The mosquitoes of British Columbia (Handbook / British Columbia Provincial Museum)

By: Belton, Peter

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 351A9751

ISBN: 0771883595

Condition: Fair


0771883595 189 pages. References. Species index. 70 Line drawings. 3 Tables. "Intended to assist those interested in the biology and identity of our mosquito fauna." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Worthy reference copy. View more info

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Our Coasts

By: Bornancin, B.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.K., Burke Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 132A5755

ISBN: 0222010460

Condition: Very Good


0222010460 32 pages. Index. Colour illustrations. Introduces young readers to the many interesting aspects of coastal life, including: plants, pollution, fish and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Developmental Biology

By: Browder, Leon W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Thomson Learning: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46602510

ISBN: 0030567483

Condition: Good


0030567483 602 pages. Captures the spirit of this dynamic, expanding discipline; the study of progressive changes that occur within cells, tissues, and organisms themselves during their life span. Prior owner's details neatly inside front board else unmarked. Moderate wear and partial lean to spine. Clean, solid working copy. View more info

Principles of Microbiology

By: Carter, Charles F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: St. Louis, The C.V. Mosby Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61105532

Condition: Good


514 Pages including index and glossary. 136 Illustrations and 1 colour plate. Front free endpaper has been removed. Quarter inch tear to two pages. Approx. 10 page corners were folded. Presents a brief general survey of the principles of microbiology with simple descriptions of the most important disease-producing microbes and a discussion of the reaction of the animal body to contact with them. Points out the part that microbes play in nature and industry and the ... View more info

Fishes of The Pacific Coast of Canada - Bulletin No. LXVIII (Revised)

By: Clemens, W.A.; Wilby, G.V.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Fisheries Research Board of Canada: 1949

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 64601736

Condition: Very Good


368 pages including index, bibliography and references. Extensively illustrated in black and white. Intended as a concise and generally useful publication for both scientific and non-scientific readers interested in the marine fishes of the Pacific coast of Canada. Unmarked. Binding solid. Light soiling. Moderate wear to forest green boards. Gilt lettering upon spine partially worn but remains legible. Excellent reference. Very nice copy. View more info

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Plant Marriages: What Plants Look Good Together - How to Choose the Perfect Plant Combinations for Your Garden

By: Cox, Jeff

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Harpercollins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 159A7924

ISBN: 0060168188

Condition: Very Good


0060168188 176 pages. Plentiful gorgeous colour photography. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear to forest green boards. Very nice copy. View more info

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Bees and Beekeeping: Science Practice and World Resources

By: Crane, Eva

Price: $349.95

Publisher: USA, Cornell University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152H1325

ISBN: 0801424291

Condition: Fair


0801424291 xviii, 614 pages. Extensive bibliography, index of plants, index of geographical names, index of subjects. Illustrated in black and white. "The most comprehensive volume on beekeeping yet published. Presents the scientific principles underlying effective beekeeping and their practical application in different climates and under varying conditions." - from dust jacket. Heavily-worn with usual library markings and taped front hinge. A worthy refere... View more info

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Rare native vascular plants of British Columbia

By: Douglas, George W

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, BC Environment: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469C9818

ISBN: 077263307X

Condition: Very Good


077263307X 423 pages plus addenda. Index. "Contains the current Red and Blue Lists of native vascular plants at risk in British Columbia endorsed by the Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks. The Red List includes any indigenous species or subspecies (taxa) considered to be Extirpated, Endangered, or Threatened in British Columbia... The Blue List includes any indigenous species or subspecies (taxa) considered to be Vulnerable in British Columbia." - from P... View more info

Our Living Legacy: Proceedings of a Symposium on Biological Diversity

By: Fenger, M. A.; Miller, E. H.; Johnson, J. E.; Williams, E. J. R.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, University of Washington Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46604777

ISBN: 0771893558

Condition: Good


0771893558 392 pages. Contains proceedings from the symposium, featuring a keynote address by David Suzuki. Prior owner's name atop front cover else unmarked. Average wear. Solid working copy. View more info

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Guide to the Parasites of Fishes of Canada: General Introduction - Monogenea and Turbellaria Part 1 (Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences)

By: Fisheries and Oceans (Canada)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Government Publishing Centre: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2868

ISBN: 0660117428

Condition: Good


0660117428 209 pages. Index. References. Black and white diagrams. "It is expected that various parts of this guide will find use not only among fish parasitologists, but also among fisheries scientists and biologists, ecologists, aquaculturalists, fish health inspectors and diagnosticians, and technologists concerned with fish quality inspection." - from Introduction. Average wear. Binding intact. Usual library markings. A sound reference copy of this im... View more info

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Common Tree Diseases of British Columbia (B.C.)

By: Foster, R.E.; Wallis, G.W.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Department of Fisheries and Forestry: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H3198

ISBN: B002E5B9FO

Condition: Good


B002E5B9FO 116 pages. Glossary. Wonderfully illustrated with colour and black and white photos. Printed on glossy stock. Contents include: Non-Infectious Diseases; Infectious Diseases - Root and Butt Rots, Dwarf Mistletoes, Stem Diseases - Sap Rots, Needle Blights and Casts of Coniferous Trees, Foliage Diseases of Broadleaved Trees, etc. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding tender but intact. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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Biological Science - Canadian Edition

By: Freeman

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Pearson Education Canada: 2011

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 616G0042

ISBN: 0321574842

Condition: Very Good


0321574842 Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Binding sound. A quality copy. Please note: Does not include access code, data disk or any other accessories. View more info

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Evolutionary Analysis (2nd Edition)

By: Freeman, Scott; Herron, Jon C.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Prentice Hall College Div: 2001

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 212A9415

ISBN: 013017291X

Condition: Good


013017291X 704 pages. Bright with light wear. Underlining and highlighting to contents but still a nice clean copy. View more info

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The American Oyster - Fishery Bulletin Volume 64

By: Galtsoff, Paul S.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, United States Department of the Interior: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 466H2422

Condition: Fair


480 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Bibliography. Subject and author index. "This book on American oysters, Crassostrea virginica, of the Atlantic and Gulf States has been written for biologists, administrators of oyster resources of various States, public health officers, students of marine biology, and oyster growers who may be interested to learn about the life history and mode of living of this species." - Preface. Prior owner's details atop title... View more info

The Living World

By: George B. Johnson

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, William C Brown Pub: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 46604672

ISBN: 069736061X

Condition: Good


069736061X 780 pages. Light wear. Very minor marking/highlighting. Minor cracks to binding at table of contents and index. Remains a solid clean working copy. CD not included. View more info