Geography Resources for A-level
Recommended by your teachers. All can be found in Warwick School Library. Ask the Librarians for help.
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Books to read
The oil curse : how petroleum wealth shapes the development of nations / Michael L.
Identifies the important processes in glaciology and glacial geomorphology.
Under The Sea
PEEK A BOO Orca Whales, Photograph by David Attenborough. Spy hopping - A form of cetacean behavior that consists of rising vertically out of the water, head first, and scanning the entire surrounding area while rotating.
Looks at the evidence that can be used to establish the history and scale of environmental changes during the Quaternary (the most recent geological period).
All Over The World
The Global Casino is a compelling introduction to environmental issues which examines the link between the physical world and mankind's impact on it.
What happens when our water runs dry? Argues that mankind needs to rethink its whole attitude towards the use and misuse of natural resources.
Descriptive account of the geomorphology of England and Wales.
The carbon crunch : how we`re getting climate wrong - and how to fix it / Dieter Helm. - Yale : New Haven ;
Challenging and controversial investigation of our changing relationship with the sea and our coastline.
How we are getting climate change wrong and how to fix it.