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Islands of promise
Vallette, P.; Causse, C. (2012). Islands of promise. Translated from French by John Tittensor . Actes Sud/Nausicaá/Mare Nostrum: Arles . ISBN 978-2-330-01008-9. 251 pp.

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  • Vallette, P.
  • Causse, C.

    Full of sumptuous color photographs, this fascinating volume takes a broad overview of islands as geological and cultural entities, approaching them from every angle: as isolate ecologies, as mini-states, as outposts, as land with a special relationship to water and marine life, as victims of global warming and as “laboratories for evolution.”

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