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  • Global Advances in Biogeography
    Global Advances in Biogeography
    Edited by Lawrence Stevens
    ISBN 978-953-51-0454-4,
    374 pages, March, 2012
    Global Advances in Biogeography brings together the work of more than 30 scientific authorities on biogeography from around the world. The book focuses on spatial and temporal variation of biological assemblages in relation to landscape complexity an ...
  • Irrigation Systems and Practices in Challenging Environments
    Irrigation Systems and Practices in Challenging Environments
    Edited by Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-0420-9,
    382 pages, March, 2012
    The book Irrigation Systems and Practices in Challenging Environments is divided into two interesting sections, with the first section titled Agricultural Water Productivity in Stressed Environments, which consists of nine chapters technically crafte ...
  • Water Quality, Soil and Managing Irrigation of Crops
    Water Quality, Soil and Managing Irrigation of Crops
    Edited by Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-0426-1,
    254 pages, March, 2012
    The book entitled Water Quality, Soil and Managing Irrigation of Crops comprises three sections, specifically: Reuse Water Quality, Soil and Pollution which comprises five technical chapters, Managing Irrigation of Crops with four, and Examples of Ir ...
  • Phytochemicals as Nutraceuticals - Global Approaches to Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Phytochemicals as Nutraceuticals - Global Approaches to Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Edited by Venketeshwer Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0203-8,
    288 pages, March, 2012
    Phytochemicals are biologically active compounds present in plants used for food and medicine. A great deal of interest has been generated recently in the isolation, characterization and biological activity of these phytochemicals. This book is in re ...
  • Hydroponics - A Standard Methodology for Plant Biological Researches
    Hydroponics - A Standard Methodology for Plant Biological Researches
    Edited by Toshiki Asao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0386-8,
    254 pages, March, 2012
    Hydroponics-A standard methodology for plant biological researches provides useful information on the requirements and techniques needs to be considered in order to grow crops successfully in hydroponics. The main focuses of this book are preparation ...
  • Zoology
    Zoology
    Edited by Maria-Dolores Garcia
    ISBN 978-953-51-0360-8,
    224 pages, March, 2012
    The present book is not a classical manual on Zoology and the reader should not expect to find the usual treatment of animal groups. As a consequence, some people may feel disappointed when consulting the index, mainly if searching for something that ...
  • Biophysics
    Biophysics
    Edited by A.N. Misra
    ISBN 978-953-51-0376-9,
    232 pages, March, 2012
    Biophysics is a vast cross-disciplinary subject encompassing the fields of biology, physics and computational biology etc in microbes, plants, animals and human being. Wide array of subjects from molecular, physiological and structural are covered i ...
  • Phytochemicals - A Global Perspective of Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Phytochemicals - A Global Perspective of Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Edited by Venketeshwer Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0296-0,
    548 pages, March, 2012
    Phytochemicals are biologically active compounds present in plants used for food and medicine. A great deal of interest has been generated recently in the isolation, characterization and biological activity of these phytochemicals. This book is in re ...