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    By Alexander E. Farn

    Pearl: common, Cultured and Imitation discusses a few elements, contrast, and authenticity of pearl. This e-book is split into 10 chapters that disguise the beginning, anatomy, assets, and costs of this important gem.
    The first 5 chapters are dedicated to usual pearls, their precise positive factors, beginning, background, constitution, anatomy, and resource. the following chapters disguise cultivation and checking out of cultured pearls, in addition to their industry worth. A bankruptcy makes a speciality of the houses of assorted imitation pearls. The concluding chapters take care of the pricing of pearls, based on an difficult procedure utilizing a base cost often called the “unit base price”. those chapters additionally contemplate different pearl makes use of except necklaces, akin to borders to brooches and festoons.
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  • Download E-books Figura Umana E Gli Animali PDF

    By Augusto Vecchi

    Figura Umana E Gli Animali ГУМАНИТАРНЫЕ НАУКИ, ХОББИ и РАЗВЛЕЧЕНИЯ, ЖИВОПИСЬ и РИСОВАНИЕ Название: Figura Umana E Gli Animali Автор: Augusto Vecchi Год: 2006 Страниц: ninety six ISBN: 8818022350 Формат: pdf Размер: 3.7 MbХорошая книга для тех кто учится рисовать. .com eighty five

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  • Download E-books Area-Wide Control of Insect Pests: From Research to Field Implementation PDF

    Insect pests have gotten an issue of ever-more biblical proportions. This new textbook collates a sequence of chosen papers that try to tackle quite a few primary parts of area-wide insect pest regulate. Of particular curiosity are the various papers on pilot and operational courses that pay unique cognizance to functional difficulties encountered in the course of application implementation. It’s a compilation of greater than 60 papers authored via specialists from greater than 30 countries.

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  • Download E-books Evolutionary Ecology of Social and Sexual Systems: Crustaceans As Model Organisms PDF

    By J. Emmett Duffy, Martin Thiel

    Knowing of animal social and sexual evolution has obvious a renaissance lately with discoveries of widespread infidelity in it appears monogamous species, the significance of sperm pageant, energetic lady mate selection, and eusocial habit in animals open air the normal social insect teams. every one of those findings has raised new questions, and prompt new solutions, in regards to the evolution of behavioral interactions between animals. This quantity synthesizes fresh study at the sexual and social biology of the Crustacea, one of many dominant invertebrate teams in the world. Its fabulous variety comprises ecologically very important population of approximately each surroundings from deep-sea trenches, via headwater streams, to abandon soils. the wide variety of crustacean phenotypes and environments is followed through a related range of behavioral and social structures, together with the frilly courtship and wildly exaggerated morphologies of fiddler crabs, the mysterious queuing habit of migrating spiny lobsters, or even eusociality in coral-reef shrimps. This range makes crustaceans fairly invaluable for exploring the comparative evolution of sexual and social structures. regardless of fascinating fresh advances, besides the fact that, common reputation of the price of Crustacea as types has lagged at the back of that of the higher studied bugs and vertebrates. This e-book synthesizes the country of the sphere in crustacean habit and sociobiology and areas it in a conceptually established, comparative framework that might be worthwhile to energetic researchers and scholars in animal habit, ecology, and evolutionary biology. It brings jointly a gaggle of across the world famous and emerging specialists in fields with regards to crustacean behavioral ecology, starting from body structure and practical morphology, via mating and social habit, to ecology and phylogeny. each one bankruptcy makes connections to different, non-crustacean taxa, and the quantity closes with a precis part that synthesizes the contributions, discusses anthropogenic affects, highlights unanswered questions, and offers a imaginative and prescient for ecocnomic destiny study.

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  • Download E-books Field and Laboratory Methods for Grassland and Animal Production Research (Cabi) by L t'Mannetje (2000-10-23) PDF

    By L t'Mannetje;Richard M Jones

    This booklet assembles in a single quantity more than a few equipment utilized by plant and animal creation scientists to review grassland plants and animal functionality. It replaces a prior quantity size of Grassland plants and Animal creation, CAB Bulletin No. fifty two, released in 1978, that's now very dated. besides the fact that, matters coated within the prior e-book were reconstructed thoroughly and plenty of new themes were extra, to mirror present learn priorities.

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    By Klaus Immelmann

    Ethology, the research of the biology of habit, has grown greatly over the past few many years. the massive variety of collected evidence is tough to survey, realizing and an appreciation of the ethological method of the learn of habit have grown, and the variety of makes an attempt at holistic reasons for convinced behavioral phenomena has elevated. due to this improvement it has turn into tougher to achieve an outline of the sector, to maintain with new advancements, and to replace the subject material by means of the inclusion of recent evidence within the right position. The nonspecialist is not able to guage the extra basic statements within the renowned literature, particularly whilst such works are geared toward a broader viewers. accordingly, this e-book has a twin objective: (1) to lend a few order to the dizzying array of data and hence simplify inquiry into ethology; and (2) to provide proper evidence and data that may aid the reader faced with quite a few reports and articles within the ethological literature.

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  • Download E-books Into the Night: Tales of Nocturnal Wildlife Expeditions PDF

    This enjoyable selection of essays from expert scientists and naturalists presents an enlightening examine the lives of box biologists with a fondness for the hidden global of nocturnal flora and fauna. Into the Night explores the harrowing, attention-grabbing, a laugh, and principally unheard own stories of scientists keen to forsake the security of sunlight to record the normal heritage of those uniquely tailored animals.

    Contributors inform of confronting North American bears, cougars, and rattlesnakes; agony purple ctenid spider bites within the tropical rain wooded area; swimming via layers of feeding-frenzied hammerhead sharks within the Galapagos; evading the wrath of African bull elephants in South Africa; and delighting within the curious and mild nature of foxes and unconditional attractiveness by way of a kinfolk of owls. They describe “fire within the sky” throughout a treeless tundra, a sea ablaze with bioluminescent algae, night earthquakes at the Pacific Rim, and hurricanes and erupting volcanoes on a Caribbean island.

    Into the Night finds infrequent and unforeseen insights into nocturnal box study, illuminating stories, discoveries, and demanding situations confronted through intrepid biologists learning nature’s nightly marvels around the globe. This quantity should be of curiosity to scientists and normal readers alike.

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  • Download E-books Mémoire sur les Bélemnites, Considérées Zoologiquement Et Géologiquement (Classic Reprint) (French Edition) PDF

    By Henri-Marie Ducrotay de Blainville

    Excerpt from Mémoire sur les Bélemnites, Considérées Zoologiquement Et Géologiquement

    La cinquième traitera de leur category, de l. a. contrast des espèces, en ayant égard 'aux lieux et aux circonstances géologiques où elles se trouvent.

    La sixième sera formée des corollaires ou résultats généraux, et de l'application de ces résultats 'a l. a. géologie.
    La septième, enfin, renfermera le catalogue des ouvrages cités.

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