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The Longbow, The Schooner & The Violin: Wood And Human Achievement
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Hell and Damnation: A Sinner's Guide to Eternal Torment

Hell and Damnation: A Sinner's Guide to Eternal Torment

by Marq de Villiers

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|March 2, 2019

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In Hell and Damnation , bestselling author Marq de Villiers takes readers on a journey into the strange richness of the human imaginings of hell, deep into time and across many faiths, back into early Egypt and the 5,000-year-old Mesopotamian epic of Gilgamesh.…
Witch In The Wind: The True Story Of The Legendary Bluenose
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While the story of the Bluenose - her legendary speed and the famous races she won over the years - has often been told, Witch in the Wind explores the history of the Bluenose from a fresh new perspective. In Witch in the Wind , Marq de Villiers examines the…
Dangerous World: Natural Disasters Manmade Catastrophes And Future Human Survival
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Tsunami, earthquake, hurricane, pandemic—are these and other natural calamities more probable, and more frequent, than they were? Are things getting worse? De Villiers examines these questions in a time when we truly need to understand the dangers ahead and…
Water (revised Edition): The Fate Of Our Most Precious Resource
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Winner, Governor General’s Award for Non-Fiction A brilliant and disturbing look at the most crucial ecological issue of the new century – now thoroughly revised and updated Water – where it is, who owns it, how much we’ll need, and how to…
Back To The Well: Rethinking The Future Of Water

Back To The Well: Rethinking The Future Of Water

by Marq de Villiers

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|September 18, 2018

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Shortlisted for the Donner Prize and the Evelyn Richardson Non-Fiction Award "This book will ruffle some feathers as well as open some minds, but for anyone who cares about the earth's most precious resource, it is worth the read." — Publishers Weekly…
Our Way Out: Principles For A Post-apocalyptic World
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Global warming, energy shortages, overpopulation — it's no wonder that as a society, we're in an apocalyptic mood. Out of an endless stream of gloomy prognoses for humanity's future, we have emerged with little inspiration and few concrete ideas for…
Timbuktu: The Sahara's Fabled City Of Gold
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The first book for general readers about the storied past of one of the world’s most fabled cities. Timbuktu — the name still evokes an exotic, faraway place, even though the city’s glory days are long gone. Unspooling its history and legends,…
Windswept: The Story of Wind and Weather
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The must-read natural history book of the season from the Governor General’s Award-winning author of Water . Wind makes life on earth possible. It moderates climate, dispersing the sun’s rays and carrying moisture from the oceans to the land, where it…
A Dune Adrift: The Strange Origins And Curious History Of Sable Island
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Sable Island lies off Canada’s Nova Scotian coast. A shape-shifting ghost of an island, it is in fact more a sandbar, adrift in the Atlantic, wandering to the east or west with the storms that so frequently batter it – but somehow never tipping over…
Sahara: A Natural History

Sahara: A Natural History

by Marq de Villiers

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|March 23, 2004

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In a book that is beautifully written and full of surprises, Marq de Villiers and Sheila Hirtle describe the Sahara desert in all its remarkable complexity. The authors’ revelations reinforce some common assumptions about the “Great Emptiness”…
Sahara: The Extraordinary History Of The World's Largest Desert
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In the parched and seemingly lifeless heart of the Sahara desert, earthworms find enough moisture to survive. Four major mountain ranges interrupt the flow of dunes and gravel plains, and at certain times waterfalls cascade from their peaks. Even the sand amazes:…
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