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Elephant Company
Elephant Company
Written by Vicki Croke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603993
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Elephant Company
The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
Written by Vicki Croke


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $13.99

The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill
 
Billy Williams came to colonial Burma in 1920, fresh from service in World War I, to a... Read more >
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Elephant Company
Elephant Company
Written by Vicki Croke
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069330
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Elephant Company
The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
Written by Vicki Croke


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $28.00

The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill
 
Billy Williams came to colonial Burma in 1920, fresh from service in World War I, to a... Read more >
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1491 (Second Edition)
1491 (Second Edition)
Written by Charles C. Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032051
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1491 (Second Edition)
New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
Written by Charles C. Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.95

In this groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology, Charles C. Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492.
 
Contrary to what so many Americans learn in school, the pre-Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine wilderness; rather, there were huge numbers of...

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The Soul of All Living Creatures
The Soul of All Living Creatures
Written by Vint Virga, D.V.M.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307718877
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The Soul of All Living Creatures
What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human
Written by Vint Virga, D.V.M.


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $14.99

As profiled in the New York Times Magazine…

Based on the author’s twenty-five years of experience as a veterinarian and veterinary behaviorist, The Soul of All Living Creatures delves into the inner lives of animals – from whales, wolves, and leopards to mice, dogs, and cats – and explores the relationships we forge... Read more >
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Into Thin Air
Into Thin Air
Written by Jon Krakauer
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ISBN: 9780679462712
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Into Thin Air

Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 12, 1998
Price: $11.99

When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10,1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin the perilous descent from 29,028 feet (roughly the cruising altitude of an Airbus jetliner)... Read more >
Close to Shore
Close to Shore
Written by Michael Capuzzo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767904148
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Close to Shore
The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916
Written by Michael Capuzzo


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2002
Price: $14.95

Combining rich historical detail and a harrowing, pulse-pounding narrative, Close to Shore brilliantly re-creates the summer of 1916, when a rogue Great White shark attacked swimmers along the New Jersey shore, triggering mass hysteria and launching the most extensive shark hunt in history.

During the summer before the United States entered... Read more >
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The Eighty-Dollar Champion
The Eighty-Dollar Champion
Written by Elizabeth Letts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345521095
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The Eighty-Dollar Champion
Snowman, The Horse That Inspired a Nation
Written by Elizabeth Letts


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $16.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Harry de Leyer first saw the horse he would name Snowman on a truck bound for the slaughterhouse. The recent Dutch immigrant recognized the spark in the eye of the beaten-up nag and bought him for eighty dollars. On Harry’s modest farm on Long Island...

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National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America
National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America
Written by Jonathan Alderfer and Paul Hess
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426207204
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National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America

Written by Jonathan Alderfer and Paul Hess


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $18.95

Essential for the estimated 62 million Americans who watch and feed birds in their backyards—from the experts at National Geographic and co-author of the popular and perennial best seller Field Guide to the Birds of North America.
 
No matter where you live—in the country, city, a high-rise or house—this handy guide will quench... Read more >
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees--E
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees--E
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780394507606
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees--E
Eastern Region
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY


Format: Hardcover, 716 pages
On Sale: May 12, 1980
Price: $21.95

Tree peepers everywhere will enjoy these two guides which explore the incredible environment of our country's forests-including seasonal features, habitat, range, and lore. Nearly 700 species of trees are detailed in photographs of leaf shape, bark, flowers, fruit, and fall leaves -- all can be quickly accessed making this the ideal... Read more >
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds--E
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds--E
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679428527
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds--E
Eastern Region - Revised Edition
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY


Format: Hardcover, 800 pages
On Sale: September 27, 1994
Price: $21.95

Introduced in 1977 and completely revised in 1994, these bestselling photographic field guides have become the birding bibles of more than four million enthusiasts. Virtually every bird found in North America is brought to life in a full-color photograph and with textual information on the bird's voice, nesting habits, habitat, range... Read more >
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