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The Land Grabbers
The Land Grabbers
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003244
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The Land Grabbers
The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $27.95

“Raises complex and urgent issues.”—Booklist, starred review

How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheiks, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.

An unprecedented land grab is taking place around the world. Fearing future food shortages or eager to profit from them, the world’s wealthiest and most...

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The Land Grabbers
The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: eBook, 286 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $27.95

How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheiks, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.

An unprecedented land grab is taking place around the world. Fearing future food shortages or eager to profit from them, the world’s wealthiest and most acquisitive countries, corporations, and individuals have... Read more >
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Mr. Hornaday's War
Mr. Hornaday's War
Written by Stefan Bechtel
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ISBN: 9780807006351
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Mr. Hornaday's War
How a Peculiar Victorian Zookeeper Waged a Lonely Crusade for Wildlife That Changed the World
Written by Stefan Bechtel


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $26.95

He was complex, quirky, pugnacious, and difficult. He seemed to create enemies wherever he went, even among his friends. A fireplug of a man who stood only five feet eight inches in his stocking feet, he began as a taxidermist and an adventurer who tracked tigers in Borneo with friendly headhunters... Read more >
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Mr. Hornaday's War
How a Peculiar Victorian Zookeeper Waged a Lonely Crusade for Wildlife That Changed the World
Written by Stefan Bechtel


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $27.95

He was complex, quirky, pugnacious, and difficult. He seemed to create enemies wherever he went, even among his friends. A fireplug of a man who stood only five feet eight inches in his stocking feet, he had an outsized ambition to make his mark on the world. And he did. William... Read more >
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African Silences
African Silences
Written by Peter Matthiessen
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ISBN: 9780307819673
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African Silences

Written by Peter Matthiessen


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
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African Silences is a powerful and sobering account of the cataclysmic depredation of the African landscape and its wildlife. In this critically acclaimed work Peter Matthiessen explores new terrain on a continent he has written about in two previous books, A Tree Where Man Was Born -- nominated for the National... Read more >
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Our Way Out
Our Way Out
Written by Marq De Villiers
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Our Way Out
Principles for a Post-apocalyptic World
Written by Marq De Villiers


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $21.00

Global warming, energy shortages, overpopulation — it's no wonder that as a society, we're in an apocalyptic mood. Out of an endless stream of gloomy prognoses for humanity's future, we have emerged with little inspiration and few concrete ideas for change. Our Way Out is the first time that our most... Read more >
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Swan
Swan
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807069141
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Swan
Poems and Prose Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $14.00

“Joy is not made to be a crumb,” writes Mary Oliver, and certainly joy abounds in her new book of poetry and prose poems. Swan, her twentieth volume, shows us that, though we may be “made out of the dust of stars,” we are of the world she captures here so...

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Biocidal
Biocidal
Written by Theodore Michael Dracos
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ISBN: 9780807006320
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Biocidal
Confronting the Poisonous Legacy of PCBs
Written by Theodore Michael Dracos


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $24.00

Whether or not you've heard of PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls), it's likely that this toxic chemical can be found in your cells. PCBs were invented in 1920 for the electronics industry, fueled the WWII military machine, then were put to domestic uses, and finally came to be present in every corner of...

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Recovering a Lost River
Recovering a Lost River
Written by Steven Hawley
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Recovering a Lost River
Removing Dams, Rewilding Salmon, Revitalizing Communities
Written by Steven Hawley


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $18.00

In the Pacific Northwest, the Snake River and its wilderness tributaries were—as recently as a half century ago—some of the world’s greatest salmon rivers. Now, due to four federal dams, the salmon population has dropped close to extinction. Steven Hawley, journalist and self-proclaimed “river rat,” argues that the best hope for...

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The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic
The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic
Written by Martin Prechtel
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ISBN: 9781583943601
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The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic
The Parallel Lives of People as Plants: Keeping the Seeds Alive
Written by Martin Prechtel


Format: Hardcover, 476 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $24.95

Martín Prechtel’s experiences growing up on a Pueblo Indian reservation, his years of apprenticing to a Guatemalan shaman, and his flight from Guatemala’s brutal civil war to life in the U.S. inform this lyrical blend of memoir, cultural commentary, and spiritual call to arms. The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic is both an... Read more >
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The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic
The Parallel Lives of People as Plants: Keeping the Seeds Alive
Written by Martin Prechtel


Format: eBook, 476 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $18.95

Martín Prechtel’s experiences growing up on a Pueblo Indian reservation, his years of apprenticing to a Guatemalan shaman, and his flight from Guatemala’s brutal civil war to life in the U.S. inform this lyrical blend of memoir, cultural commentary, and spiritual call to arms. The Unlikely Peace at Cuchumaquic is both an... Read more >
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Ethics on the Ark
Zoos, Animal Welfare, and Wildlife Conservation
Edited by Bryan G. Norton, Michael Hutchins, Terry Maple and Elizabeth Stevens


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $22.95

Ethics on the Ark presents a passionate, multivocal discussion—among zoo professionals, activists, conservation biologists, and philosophers—about the future of zoos and aquariums, the treatment of animals in captivity, and the question of whether the individual, the species, or the ecosystem is the most important focus in conservation efforts. Contributors represent all... Read more >
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Second Nature
Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animals
Edited by David J. Shepherdson, Jill D. Mellen and Michael Hutchins


Format: eBook, 372 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $22.95

Growing recognition of the complexity of animals' physical, social, and psychological lives in the wild has led both zookeepers and the zoo-going public to call for higher environmental standards for animals in captivity.

Bringing together the work of animal behaviorists, zoo biologists, and psychologists, Second Nature explores a range of innovative strategies... Read more >
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The Four Global Truths
The Four Global Truths
Written by Darrin Drda
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The Four Global Truths
Awakening to the Peril and Promise of Our Times
Written by Darrin Drda


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $18.95

With the planet increasingly threatened with catastrophe and perhaps even collapse, many seekers are looking to past, proven models to create meaningful change in their lives. One such model is Buddhism’s Four Noble Truths: the reality of suffering, the root cause of suffering, the end of suffering, and the path to the... Read more >
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The Four Global Truths
Awakening to the Peril and Promise of Our Times
Written by Darrin Drda


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $17.99

With the planet increasingly threatened with catastrophe and perhaps even collapse, many seekers are looking to past, proven models to create meaningful change in their lives. One such model is Buddhism’s Four Noble Truths: the reality of suffering, the root cause of suffering, the end of suffering, and the path to the... Read more >
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The Green Revolution
The Green Revolution
Written by Norman Nadeau
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The Green Revolution
An Illustrated Guide to Green Living
Written by Norman Nadeau


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $25.00

Ever Wonder What A Green Renewable Sustainable World Would Look Like?

With the state of our world and its limited resources, more and more people are trying to lead a greener lifestyle in order to do their part. The Green Revolution provides comprehensive information associated with adopting daily practices that will ultimately... Read more >
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Food Rebels, Guerrilla Gardeners, and Smart-Cookin' Mamas
Food Rebels, Guerrilla Gardeners, and Smart-Cookin' Mamas
Written by Mark Winne
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Food Rebels, Guerrilla Gardeners, and Smart-Cookin' Mamas
Fighting Back in an Age of Industrial Agriculture
Written by Mark Winne


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $18.00

Agribusiness giants don’t want you to know—or care—if the food you eat is genetically modified, factory farmed, or grown with toxic chemicals. But the rapidly growing alternative food movement is resisting these practices and helping people reclaim their connections to their food. A forty-year veteran of this movement, Mark Winne introduces...

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Blue Revolution
Unmaking America's Water Crisis
Written by Cynthia Barnett


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $26.95

Americans see water as abundant and cheap: we turn on the faucet and out it gushes, for less than a penny a gallon. We use more water than any other culture in the world, much to quench what’s now our largest crop—the lawn. Yet most Americans cannot name the river or... Read more >
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Sacred Economics
Sacred Economics
Written by Charles Eisenstein
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ISBN: 9781583943977
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Sacred Economics
Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $22.95

Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to... Read more >
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Sacred Economics
Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $22.95

Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to... Read more >
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Lost Woods
The Discovered Writing of Rachel Carson
Written by Rachel Carson


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $23.00

When Rachel Carson died of cancer in 1964, her four books, including the environmental classic Silent Spring, had made her one of the most famous people in America. This trove of previously uncollected writings is a priceless addition to our knowledge of Rachel Carson, her affinity with the natural world, and her life... Read more >
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Hope Beneath Our Feet
Restoring Our Place in the Natural World
Edited by Martin Keogh
Contribution by Michael Pollan, Barbara Kingsolver, Alice Walker and Howard Zinn


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $18.95

The environmental “tipping point” we approach is more palpable each day, and people are seeing it in ways they can no longer ignore—we need only turn on the news to hear the litany of what is wrong around us. Serious reflection, inspiration, and direction on how to approach the future are... Read more >
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Cabin Fever
A Suburban Father's Search for the Wild
Written by Tom Montgomery Fate


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $24.95

Cabin Fever might be described as a modern Walden, if you can imagine Thoreau married, with a job, three kids, and a minivan. A seasonal memoir written alternately from a little cabin in the Michigan woods and a house in suburban Chicago, the book engages readers in a serious yet irreverent conversation about... Read more >
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The Water Book
The Water Book
Written by Elizabeth Pacheco and June Eding, Preface by Alexandra Cousteau, Edited by Anna Krusinski
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ISBN: 9781578263455
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The Water Book
A Users Guide to Understanding, Protecting, and Preserving Earth's Most Precious Resource
Written by Elizabeth Pacheco and June Eding
Preface by Alexandra Cousteau
Edited by Anna Krusinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $11.00

“All things are water.” – Plutarch
 
Water surrounds us. Falling from the sky, collecting in lakes and rivers and streams, quenching our thirst, nourishing our food sources—water is the critical building block of life. Known as the “Blue Planet”, about 70% of Earth’s surface is covered with water. With this finite resource... Read more >
The National Parks
The National Parks
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns
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ISBN: 9780375712104
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The National Parks
America's Best Idea
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $35.00

The companion volume to the twelve-hour PBS series from the acclaimed filmmaker behind The Civil War, Baseball, and The War

America’s national parks spring from an idea as radical as the Declaration of Independence: that the nation’s most magnificent and sacred places should be preserved, not for royalty or the rich, but... Read more >
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