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Earth Calling
Earth Calling
Written by Ellen Gunter and Ted Carter, Foreword by Caroline Myss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947678
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Earth Calling
A Climate Change Handbook for the 21st Century
Written by Ellen Gunter and Ted Carter
Foreword by Caroline Myss


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.95

Our earliest mythologies tell us we all start as a little bit of dirt. These stories carry a profound message: each of us is born with a deep and abiding connection to the earth, one that many of us have lost touch with. The Silent Spring for today's environmental activists, this... Read more >
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Earth Calling
A Climate Change Handbook for the 21st Century
Written by Ellen Gunter and Ted Carter
Foreword by Caroline Myss


Format: eBook, 408 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

Our earliest mythologies tell us we all start as a little bit of dirt. These stories carry a profound message: each of us is born with a deep and abiding connection to the earth, one that many of us have lost touch with. The Silent Spring for today's environmental activists, this... Read more >
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Ecology and Experience
Ecology and Experience
Written by Richard J. Borden, Foreword by Darron Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947722
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Ecology and Experience
Reflections from a Human Ecological Perspective
Written by Richard J. Borden
Foreword by Darron Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $24.95

A philosophical and narrative memoir, Ecology and Experience is a thoughtful, engaging recounting of author Richard J. Borden’s life entwined in an overview of the intellectual and institutional history of human ecology—a story of life wrapped in a life story.

Borden shows that attempts to bridge the mental and environmental... Read more >
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Ecology and Experience
Reflections from a Human Ecological Perspective
Written by Richard J. Borden
Foreword by Darron Collins


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $24.95

A philosophical and narrative memoir, Ecology and Experience is a thoughtful, engaging recounting of author Richard J. Borden’s life entwined in an overview of the intellectual and institutional history of human ecology—a story of life wrapped in a life story.

Borden shows that attempts to bridge the mental and environmental... Read more >
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Into Great Silence
Into Great Silence
Written by Eva Saulitis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807014462
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Into Great Silence
A Memoir of Discovery and Loss among Vanishing Orcas
Written by Eva Saulitis


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $18.00

Science entwines with matters of the human heart as a whale researcher chronicles the lives of an endangered family of orcas
 
Ever since Eva Saulitis began her whale research in Alaska in the 1980s, she has been drawn deeply into the lives of a single extended family of endangered orcas... Read more >
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Nature Wars
Nature Wars
Written by Jim Sterba
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ISBN: 9780307341976
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Nature Wars
The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds
Written by Jim Sterba


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $14.95

For four hundred years, explorers, traders, and settlers plundered North American wildlife in an escalating rampage, but in the twentieth century an incredible turnaround took place. Conservationists created wildlife sanctuaries, restored habitats, and imposed regulations on hunters and trappers. Over decades, they nursed many wild populations back to health.

   Then, after World War II, something...

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The Habitat Guide to Birding
The Habitat Guide to Birding
Written by Thomas P. McElroy
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ISBN: 9780307828088
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The Habitat Guide to Birding

Written by Thomas P. McElroy


Format: eBook, 257 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $12.99

The United States is blessed with birds, a vast and richly varied population that changes considerably as the habitat changes from forest, to meadow, to marsh. As Thomas P. McElroy puts it in this unique birding guide, "Birds are everywhere . . . and this fact alone provides innumerable ecological equations... Read more >
The Imperfect Environmentalist
The Imperfect Environmentalist
Written by Sara Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780345537591
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
A Practical Guide to Clearing Your Body, Detoxing Your Home, and Saving the Earth (Without Losing Your Mind)
Written by Sara Gilbert


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

Actress, producer, mother, and imperfect environmentalist, Sara Gilbert understands how helping the environment can seem overwhelming. Between keeping up with work, friends, and kids, who has the time or money to maintain a compost pile, become an activist, or knit a sweater out of recycled grocery bags? Fortunately, we now know... Read more >
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
The Imperfect Environmentalist
Written by Sara Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780345537584
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
A Practical Guide to Clearing Your Body, Detoxing Your Home, and Saving the Earth (Without Losing Your Mind)
Written by Sara Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.00

Actress, producer, mother, and imperfect environmentalist, Sara Gilbert understands how helping the environment can seem overwhelming. Between keeping up with work, friends, and kids, who has the time or money to maintain a compost pile, become an activist, or knit a sweater out of recycled grocery bags? Fortunately, we now know... Read more >
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Invisible Nature
Invisible Nature
Written by Kenneth Worthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616147631
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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 396 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $19.00

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs...

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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs of...

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Icebound Summer
Icebound Summer
Written by Sally Carrighar
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831392
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Icebound Summer

Written by Sally Carrighar


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

Sally Carrighar was a prolific writer of stories of the natural world. She has an almost magical ability to bring wild creatures to life with her literary renditions of their world allowing us to get inside that world and live it briefly. In Icebound Summer, we are taken through a brief... Read more >
There Is a Garden in the Mind
A Memoir of Alan Chadwick and the Organic Movement in California
Written by Paul A. Lee


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $15.95

There Is a Garden in the Mind presents an engaging look at the work and life of pioneering organic gardener Alan Chadwick and his profound influence on the organic farming movement. In this wide-ranging and philosophical memoir, author Paul Lee recounts his first serendipitous meeting with Chadwick in Santa Cruz, California... Read more >
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There Is a Garden in the Mind
There Is a Garden in the Mind
Written by Paul A. Lee
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ISBN: 9781583945599
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There Is a Garden in the Mind
A Memoir of Alan Chadwick and the Organic Movement in California
Written by Paul A. Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $19.95

There Is a Garden in the Mind presents an engaging look at the work and life of pioneering organic gardener Alan Chadwick and his profound influence on the organic farming movement. In this wide-ranging and philosophical memoir, author Paul Lee recounts his first serendipitous meeting with Chadwick in Santa Cruz, California... Read more >
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Culture and Horticulture
Culture and Horticulture
Written by Wolf D. Storl, Foreword by Larry Berger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945506
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Culture and Horticulture
The Classic Guide to Biodynamic and Organic Gardening
Written by Wolf D. Storl
Foreword by Larry Berger


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $21.95

Various studies have shown time and again that small organic farms and home gardens are capable of producing more food per acre with less fossil energy than large-scale commercial agricultural installations dependent on machines and toxic chemical fertilizers and pesticides. This classic book by Wolf D. Storl, a respected elder in... Read more >
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Culture and Horticulture
The Classic Guide to Biodynamic and Organic Gardening
Written by Wolf D. Storl
Foreword by Larry Berger


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

Various studies have shown time and again that small organic farms and home gardens are capable of producing more food per acre with less fossil energy than large-scale commercial agricultural installations dependent on machines and toxic chemical fertilizers and pesticides. This classic book by Wolf D. Storl, a respected elder in... Read more >
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Into Great Silence
Into Great Silence
Written by Eva Saulitis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807014356
Our Price: $26.95
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Into Great Silence
A Memoir of Discovery and Loss among Vanishing Orcas
Written by Eva Saulitis


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $26.95

Science entwines with matters of the human heart as a whale researcher chronicles the lives of an endangered family of orcas
 
Ever since Eva Saulitis began her whale research in Alaska in the 1980s, she has been drawn deeply into the lives of a single extended family of endangered orcas... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Into Great Silence
A Memoir of Discovery and Loss among Vanishing Orcas
Written by Eva Saulitis


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $26.95

Science entwines with matters of the human heart as a whale researcher chronicles the lives of an endangered family of orcas
 
Ever since Eva Saulitis began her whale research in Alaska in the 1980s, she has been drawn deeply into the lives of a single extended family of endangered orcas... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Nature Wars
Nature Wars
Written by Jim Sterba
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307341969
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Nature Wars
The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds
Written by Jim Sterba


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.00

This may be hard to believe but it is very likely that more people live in closer proximity to more wild animals, birds and trees in the eastern United States today than anywhere on the planet at any time in history.  For nature lovers, this should be wonderful news -- unless...

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Nature Wars
Nature Wars
Written by Jim Sterba
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985668
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Nature Wars
The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds
Written by Jim Sterba


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

This may be hard to believe but it is very likely that more people live in closer proximity to more wild animals, birds and trees in the eastern United States today than anywhere on the planet at any time in history.  For nature lovers, this should be wonderful news -- unless...

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The Spell of the Sensuous
The Spell of the Sensuous
Written by David Abram
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ISBN: 9780307830555
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The Spell of the Sensuous
Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World
Written by David Abram


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2012
Price: $11.99

Animal tracks, word magic, the speech of stones, the power of letters, and the taste of the wind all figure prominently in this intellectual tour de force that returns us to our senses and to the sensuous terrain that sustains us. This is a major work of ecological philosophy that startles... Read more >
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Runes of the North
Runes of the North
Written by Sigurd F Olson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307822277
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Runes of the North

Written by Sigurd F Olson


Format: eBook, 254 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $10.99

A rune is, in its general meaning, a tale of magic and mystery. To Sigurd Olson it expresses his feelings about the haunting appeal of the wilderness and of the tales and legends to be found there. His runes are legends, yards, and wilderness reflections drawn from the great northern vastness... Read more >
The Media Ecosystem
The Media Ecosystem
Written by Antonio Lopez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944592
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The Media Ecosystem
What Ecology Can Teach Us about Responsible Media Practice
Written by Antonio Lopez


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $12.95

In The Media Ecosystem, Antonio Lopez draws together the seemingly disparate realms of ecology and media studies to present a fresh and provocative interpretation of the current state of the mass media—and its potential future. Lopez explores the connections between media and the environment, arguing that just as the world's powers...

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The Media Ecosystem
What Ecology Can Teach Us about Responsible Media Practice
Written by Antonio Lopez


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $10.95

In The Media Ecosystem, Antonio Lopez draws together the seemingly disparate realms of ecology and media studies to present a fresh and provocative interpretation of the current state of the mass media—and its potential future. Lopez explores the connections between media and the environment, arguing that just as the world's powers...

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jim Robbins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369994
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The Man Who Planted Trees
A Story of Lost Groves, the Science of Trees, and a Plan to Save the Planet
Written by Jim Robbins


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $12.99

The Man Who Planted Trees is the inspiring story of David Milarch’s quest to clone the biggest trees on the planet in order to save our forests and ecosystem—as well as a hopeful lesson about how each of us has the ability to make a difference.

“When is the best time to...

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