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The One-Straw Revolution
An Introduction to Natural Farming
Written by Masanobu Fukuoka
Preface by Wendell Berry
Afterword by Masanobu Fukuoka
Translated by Larry Korn
Introduction by Frances Moore Lappe


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2010
Price: $15.95

Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book,” Masanobu Fukuoka’s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food. At the same time, it is a spiritual memoir of a man... Read more >
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Cathedral of the Wild
Cathedral of the Wild
Written by Boyd Varty
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604853
Our Price: $13.99
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Cathedral of the Wild
An African Journey Home
Written by Boyd Varty


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $13.99

Boyd Varty had an unconventional upbringing. He grew up on Londolozi Game Reserve in South Africa, a place where man and nature strive for balance, where perils exist alongside wonders. Founded more than eighty years ago as a hunting ground, Londolozi was transformed into a nature reserve beginning in 1973 by... Read more >
The Lady and the Panda
The Lady and the Panda
Written by Vicki Croke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307535870
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The Lady and the Panda
The True Adventures of the First American Explorer to Bring Back China's Most Exotic Animal
Written by Vicki Croke


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

Here is the astonishing true story of Ruth Harkness, the Manhattan bohemian socialite who, against all but impossible odds, trekked to Tibet in 1936 to capture the most mysterious animal of the day: a bear that had for countless centuries lived in secret in the labyrinth of lonely cold mountains. In... Read more >
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Mycelium Running
Mycelium Running
Written by Paul Stamets
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607741244
Our Price: $25.99
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Mycelium Running
How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World
Written by Paul Stamets


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $25.99

Mycelium Running is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more mushrooms may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out how.
 
The basic science goes like this: Microscopic cells called... Read more >
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The Orchid Thief
The Orchid Thief
Written by Susan Orlean
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307795298
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The Orchid Thief
A True Story of Beauty and Obsession
Written by Susan Orlean


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
 
A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower—the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii—a deeply eccentric and oddly attractive man... Read more >
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Last Chance to See
Last Chance to See
Written by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307805034
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Last Chance to See

Written by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $13.99

"Very funny and moving...The glimpses of rare fauna seem to have enlarged [Adams'] thinking, enlivened his world; and so might the animals do for us all, if we were to help them live."
THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD
Join bestselling author Douglas Adams and zooligist Mark Carwardine as they take off around the... Read more >
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The World Is Blue

Written by Sylvia A. Earle


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $15.95

A Silent Spring for our era, this eloquent, urgent, fascinating book reveals how just 50 years of swift and dangerous oceanic change threatens the very existence of life on Earth. Legendary marine scientist Sylvia Earle portrays a planet teetering on the brink of irreversible environmental crisis.

In recent decades we’ve learned more... Read more >
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The Mushroom Hunters
The Mushroom Hunters
Written by Langdon Cook
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345536266
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The Mushroom Hunters
On the Trail of an Underground America
Written by Langdon Cook


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the tradition of Michael Pollan’s The Omnivore’s Dilemma, Susan Orlean’s The Orchid Thief, and Mark Kurlansky’s Cod—a renowned culinary adventurer goes into the woods with the iconoclasts and outlaws who seek the world’s most coveted ingredient . . . and one of nature’s last truly wild foods: the uncultivated, uncontrollable... Read more >
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Broca's Brain
Broca's Brain
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800992
Our Price: $7.99
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Broca's Brain
Reflections on the Romance of Science
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $7.99

Carl Sagan, writer and scientist, returns from the frontier to tell us about how the world works. In his delightfully down-to-earth style, he explores and explains a mind-boggling future of intelligent robots, extraterrestrial life and its consquences, and other provocative, fascinating quandries of the future that we want to see today.


From... Read more >
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Buffalo for the Broken Heart
Buffalo for the Broken Heart
Written by Dan O'Brien
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430731
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Buffalo for the Broken Heart
Restoring Life to a Black Hills Ranch
Written by Dan O'Brien


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

For twenty years Dan O’Brien struggled to make ends meet on his cattle ranch in South Dakota. But when a neighbor invited him to lend a hand at the annual buffalo roundup, O’Brien was inspired to convert his own ranch, the Broken Heart, to buffalo. Starting with thirteen calves, “short-necked, golden... Read more >
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