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Planet Ocean
Planet Ocean
Written by Laurent Ballesta and Pierre Descamp, Introduction by Jean-Michel Cousteau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426201868
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Planet Ocean
Voyage to the Heart of the Marine Realm
Written by Laurent Ballesta and Pierre Descamp
Introduction by Jean-Michel Cousteau


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $40.00

Spanning the vast range of Earth's marine environments, from Greenland to the Polynesian Islands, Planet Ocean reveals hidden landscapes of unsurpassed beauty and awe. These fascinating undersea worlds occupy more than three quarters of the globe, and their natural richness is the source of all life—yet they are still poorly understood... Read more >
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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Born Free
Born Free
Written by Joy Adamson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375714382
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Born Free
A Lioness of Two Worlds
Written by Joy Adamson


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2000
Price: $16.00

There have been many accounts of the return to the wild of tame animals, but since its original publication in 1960, when the New York Times hailed it as a "fascinating and remarkable book," Born Free has stood alone in its power to move us.

Joy Adamson's story of a lion cub... Read more >
Unbowed
Unbowed
Written by Wangari Maathai
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307492333
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Unbowed
A Memoir
Written by Wangari Maathai


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2008
Price: $11.99

In Unbowed, Nobel Prize winner Wangari Maathai recounts her extraordinary journey from her childhood in rural Kenya to the world stage. When Maathai founded the Green Belt Movement in 1977, she began a vital poor people’s environmental movement, focused on the empowerment of women, that soon spread across Africa. Persevering through... Read more >
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The Orchid Thief
The Orchid Thief
Written by Susan Orlean
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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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When Elephants Weep
When Elephants Weep
Written by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, Contribution by Susan McCarthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385314282
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When Elephants Weep
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Written by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Contribution by Susan McCarthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 2, 1996
Price: $17.00

This national bestseller exploring the complex emotional lives of animals was hailed as "a masterpiece" by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas and as "marvelous" by Jane Goodall.

The popularity of When Elephants Weep has swept the nation, as author Jeffrey Masson appeared on Dateline NBC, Good Morning America, and was profiled in People... Read more >
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American Buffalo
American Buffalo
Written by Steven Rinella
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ISBN: 9780385526852
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American Buffalo
In Search of a Lost Icon
Written by Steven Rinella


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the host of the Travel Channel’s “The Wild Within.”

A hunt for the American buffalo—an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal that has haunted the American imagination.
 
In 2005, Steven Rinella won a lottery permit to hunt for a wild buffalo, or American bison, in the Alaskan wilderness. Despite the odds—there’s only a... Read more >
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The End of Nature
The End of Nature
Written by Bill McKibben
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ISBN: 9780804153447
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The End of Nature

Written by Bill McKibben


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2014
Price: $11.99

Reissued on the tenth anniversary of its publication, this classic work on our environmental crisis features a new introduction by the author, reviewing both the progress and ground lost in the fight to save the earth.

This impassioned plea for radical and life-renewing change is today still considered a groundbreaking work in... Read more >
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Broca's Brain
Broca's Brain
Written by Carl Sagan
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ISBN: 9780307800992
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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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Finding Everett Ruess
Finding Everett Ruess
Written by David Roberts, Foreword by Jon Krakauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307591777
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Finding Everett Ruess
The Life and Unsolved Disappearance of a Legendary Wilderness Explorer
Written by David Roberts
Foreword by Jon Krakauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $16.00

Finding Everett Ruess by David Roberts, with a foreword by Jon Krakauer, is the definitive biography of the artist, writer, and eloquent celebrator of the wilderness whose bold solo explorations of the American West and mysterious disappearance in the Utah desert at age 20 have earned him a large and devoted... Read more >
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