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Geological Explorations in Central Borneo (1893-94)
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: G.A.F. Molengraaff
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-07 - Publisher: Routledge

This book, first published in 1902, is the product of the detailed geological survey undertaken by the Borneo Expedition of the late nineteenth century. The scientific exploration focused on Central Borneo, especially the sources of the Kapoewas and its tributaries, and its analysis of the geology of the region still
Central Borneo
Language: en
Pages: 197
Authors: Jérôme Rousseau
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-12-31 - Publisher: copyright reverted to author

This comparative study of the peoples of central Borneo offers an unusually detailed description of a pre-colonial society. Professor Rousseau analyses a region characterized by great ethnic diversity and unravels the relation between ethnicity, social organization, language, and cultureamong its peoples.Geographically, central Borneo is divided into several river basins, each
Through Central Borneo
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Carl Lumholtz
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A two-volume account of the last expedition of ethnographer and explorer Carl Lumholtz (1851-1922), originally published in 1920.
Biomass Burning in South and Southeast Asia, Two Volume Set
Language: en
Pages: 660
Authors: Krishna Prasad Vadrevu, Toshimasa Ohara, Christopher Justice
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-05 - Publisher: CRC Press

The increasing intensity and frequency of natural disasters all around the world has caused severe socioeconomic impacts, especially in South and Southeast Asia. This region is particularly susceptible to vegetation fires, leading to biomass burning pollution with impacts on other countries through trans-boundary air pollution. Despite the growing body of
Progress in Responsible Tourism Vol 3 (1)
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: Harold Goodwin, Xavier Font
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-28 - Publisher: Goodfellow Publishers Ltd

Records and debates the progress which is being made in the UK and around the world in the implementation of the Cape Town Declaration and its aspiration to see the development of more responsible forms of tourism. Written by leading thinkers and academics in the field they provide flexible, current