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Author: Stefania Vannuccini
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: trade, marketing, utilization, shark
Number of Pages: 484
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 9251043612
ISBN-13: 9789251043615

Sharks are only a small proportion of world recorded fish landings, but they are a versatile and valuable resource. They sustain important fisheries in several countries and are a cheap but valuable source of protein for coastal communities dependent on subsistence fisheries. Sharks are exploited for their meat, fins, teeth, cartilage, liver and other internal organs. This report details species used and methods of preparation for various purposes.

Author: Alfonso Alonso
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: life, tapestry, connecting, biodiversity
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2008-03-01
ISBN-10: 1422399990
ISBN-13: 9781422399996

Biodiversity is the extraordinary variety of life on Earth -- from genes & species to ecosystems & the valuable functions they perform. Life as we know it will not be the same if our rich biodiversity heritage is dramatically altered. And the signs indicate that this is precisely what is happening. Biodiversity is threatened, & not because of catastrophic events. The current threat to biodiversity, & thus to the tapestry of life, stems primarily from expanding human populations & increased human consumption of natural resources. Fortunately, we can take steps to protect our rich biodiversity.

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Science
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: international, technology, science, development, national, council, research, board, panel, solving, tree, global, problems, hoc, report, neem
Number of Pages: 156
Published: 1992-04
eBookDB-ID: NAP:14313

The National Research Council is made up of members of the National Academy of Sciences. They undertook to study the incredible potential of the neem tree. This book is the report of their findings. Spanning a wide range of practical applications, neem was found to be extremely valuable as an insecticidal agent, a medicinal product and as an industrial component. The studies that are discussed in the book show that neem is one of the most valuable natural resources to solve a wide variety of global issues and concerns. The book contains extensive information including citations, safety tests a

Author: Shahid Yusuf
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: growth, economic, promote, universities
Number of Pages: 316
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 082136751X
ISBN-13: 9780821367513

With the competitiveness of firms in an open and integrated world environment increasingly reliant on technological capability, universities are being asked to take on a growing role in stimulating economic growth. Beyond imparting education, they are now viewed as sources of industrially valuable technical skills, innovations, and entrepreneurship. Developed and developing countries alike have made it a priority to realize this potential of universities to spur growth, a strategy that calls for coordinated policy actions.The distinguished contributors to 'How Universities Promote Economic Gro

Author: William Cater
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: greek, assortment, latin, classics, wil, copious, including, valuable, several, libraries, collections, books, catalogue
Number of Pages: 34
Published: 2010-05
ISBN-10: 1170403131
ISBN-13: 9781170403136

Author: Deborah Jowitt
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: image, dancing, time
Number of Pages: 436
Published: 1989-08-01
ISBN-10: 0520066278
ISBN-13: 9780520066274

00 As a study of theatrical dance which places developments in dance within the larger artistic and historical environment, Deborah Jowitt's generously illustrated book makes a valuable contribution to modern cultural history. As a study of theatrical dance which places developments in dance within the larger artistic and historical environment, Deborah Jowitt's generously illustrated book makes a valuable contribution to modern cultural history.

Author: SAS Institute
Publisher: SAS Publishing
Keywords: user, guide, peoplesoft, interface, access, sas
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 2004-04-16
ISBN-10: 1590472020
ISBN-13: 9781590472026

The SAS/ACCESS interface to PeopleSoft gives you a way to utilize your PeopleSoft data with SAS and advanced SAS solutions. This interface gives you the power to uncover valuable facts about how your PeopleSoft system is organized and where valuable infor m ation might be found. In this title you will learn how to extract, browse, and search PeopleSoft metadata and use the PeopleSoft metadata to build SAS views of PeopleSoft tables.You can save these views as permanent SAS views, data files, or source code. This guide provides glossary definitions and tutorial instruction for a novice user. On
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