Environmental Science Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. Collapse (Allen Lane Science S.)
    1. Collapse (Allen Lane Science S.) by Jared Diamond Published: January 17, 2005 Score: 15.33
  2. ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MIRACLE: A Year of Food Life
    2. ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MIRACLE: A Year of Food Life by Barbara (with Steven L. Hopp & Camille Kingsolver) Kingsolver and Richard A. Houser Score: 7.11
  3. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
    3. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History by Erik Larson Published: July 11, 2000 Score: 5.29
  4. The World Without Us
    4. The World Without Us by Alan Weisman Published: August 5, 2008 Score: 4
  5. Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior
    5. Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior by Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson Published: December 28, 2004 Score: 2.99
  6. Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
    6. Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet by Bill McKibben Published: March 15, 2011 Score: 2.77
  7. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things
    7. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things by Michael Braungart Published: April 22, 2002 Score: 2.69
  8. A Sand County Almanac
    8. A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold and Stewart L. Udall Published: November 21, 2000 Score: 1.71
  9. Hydrofracked? One Man's Mystery Leads to a Backlash Against Natural Gas Drilling (Kindle Single)
    9. Hydrofracked? One Man's Mystery Leads to a Backlash Against Natural Gas Drilling (Kindle Single) by Abrahm Lustgarten Published: February 22, 2011 Score: 1.6
  10. Silent Spring
    10. Silent Spring by Rachel L. Carson Score: 1.54
  11. Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author,Who Went in
    11. Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author,Who Went in by Donovan Hohn Published: March 3, 2011 Score: 1.26
  12. The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
    12. The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water by Charles Fishman Published: April 12, 2011 Score: 1.22
  13. Curious Folks Ask 2: 188 Real Answers on Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and Beyond (FT Press Science)
    13. Curious Folks Ask 2: 188 Real Answers on Our Fellow Creatures, Our Planet, and Beyond (FT Press Science) by Sherry Seethaler Published: February 4, 2011 Score: 1.17
  14. Solar Electricity Handbook - 2011 Edition: A Simple Practical Guide to Solar Energy - Designing and Installing Photovoltaic Solar Electric Systems
    14. Solar Electricity Handbook - 2011 Edition: A Simple Practical Guide to Solar Energy - Designing and Installing Photovoltaic Solar Electric Systems by Michael Boxwell Published: January 18, 2011 Score: 1
  15. Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology (9th Edition)
    15. Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology (9th Edition) by AGI M. American Geological Institute, Richard M. National Association of Geoscience Teachers and Richard M. Busch Published: February 7, 2011 Score: 0.96
  16. Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity
    16. Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity by James C. Hansen Published: December 21, 2010 Score: 0.92
  17. Gardening When It Counts: Growing Food in Hard Times (Mother Earth News Wiser Living Series)
    17. Gardening When It Counts: Growing Food in Hard Times (Mother Earth News Wiser Living Series) by Steve Solomon Published: April 1, 2006 Score: 0.77
  18. The Great Disruption: Why the Climate Crisis Will Bring On the End of Shopping and the Birth of a New World
    18. The Great Disruption: Why the Climate Crisis Will Bring On the End of Shopping and the Birth of a New World by Paul Gilding and Antony Ferguson Published: December 19, 2011 Score: 0.65
  19. 2084: An Oral History of the Great Warming (Kindle Single)
    19. 2084: An Oral History of the Great Warming (Kindle Single) by James Powell Published: March 21, 2011 Score: 0.6
  20. Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World
    20. Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World by Paul Stamets Published: October 1, 2005 Score: 0.55
  21. Heaven and Earth
    21. Heaven and Earth by Ian Plimer Published: May 1, 2009 Score: 0.54
  22. Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
    22. Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change by Elizabeth Kolbert Published: December 26, 2006 Score: 0.52
  23. The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology
    23. The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology by Simon Winchester Published: January 22, 2004 Score: 0.51
  24. Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water
    24. Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner Published: August 18, 1986 Score: 0.46
  25. The Future of Life
    25. The Future of Life by Edward O. Wilson Published: March 11, 2003 Score: 0.36

See also:

  1. Environment Books
  2. Weather Books
  3. Ecology Books
  4. Recycling Books
  5. Environmentalism Books
  6. Natural Disasters Books
  7. Developmental Biology
  8. Artificial Life Books
  9. Nursing Oncology
  10. East Africa History
  11. Namibia History
  12. Argentinian History
  13. Dental Pediatrics
  14. Children's Historical Fiction Books
  15. Law Books
  16. Children's Short Story Collections
  17. German Language Books
  18. French Literature & Fiction Books