Books with an environmental influence


Most of these are or will be available in the school library. You are welcome to borrow these as a normal library book.

  • Adams, Douglas and Cawardine, Mark, Last chance to see.
  • Carson, Rachel, 1962, Silent Spring.
  • Cooper, James Fennimore, The Pioneers.
  • Cooper, James Fennimore, The Prairie.
  • Diamond, Jared, 1997, Guns, Germs and Steel.
  • Fry, Stephen and Cawardine, Mark, Last chance to see.
  • Hickman, Leo, 2008, A good life:The guide to ethical living.
  • Hornaday, William, 1913, Our vanishing wildlife. I can't find a copy of this for the library, but here is the ebook
  • Kurlansky, Mark, 1999, Cod: A biography of the fish that changed the world.
  • Leopold, Aldo, 1949, A Sand County Almanac.
  • Lovelock, James, 1979, Gaia - A new look at life on Earth.
  • Lovelock, James, 2006, The revenge of Gaia.
  • Malthus, Thomas, 1798, An essay on the principle of population. ebook from project guttenburg.
  • Marsh, George Perkins, 1864, Man and Nature.
  • Monbiot, George, 2006, Heat:How to stop the planet burning.
  • Spielman, Andrew and D'Antonio, Michael, Mosquito:The story of Man's deadliest foe.

Other Literature


UN Convention on Law of the Sea