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Elephant Company
Elephant Company
Written by Vicki Croke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981650
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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: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $17.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

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... Read more >
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A History of Life in 100 Fossils
A History of Life in 100 Fossils
Written by Paul D. Taylor and Aaron O'Dea
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344823
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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

Written by Paul D. Taylor and Aaron O'Dea


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $34.95

A History of Life in 100 Fossils showcases 100 key fossils that together illustrate the evolution of life on earth. Iconic specimens have been selected from the renowned collections of the two premier natural history museums in the world, the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, and the Natural History Museum, London. The fossils... Read more >
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The Spell of the Sensuous
The Spell of the Sensuous
Written by David Abram
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679776390
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The Spell of the Sensuous
Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World
Written by David Abram


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 25, 1997
Price: $16.95

David Abram draws on sources as diverse as the philosophy of Merleau-Ponty, Balinese shamanism, Apache storytelling, and his own experience as an accomplished sleight-of-hand magician to reveal the subtle dependence of human cognition on the natural environment. He explores the character of perception and excavates the sensual foundations of language, which--even... Read more >
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers--W
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers--W
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375402333
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers--W
Western Region - Revised Edition
Written by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY


Format: Hardcover, 896 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2001
Price: $21.95

WESTERN REGION

This fully revised edition brings a new level of beauty, accuracy, and usefulness to the field guide that wildflower enthusiasts have relied upon for more than 20 years.

More than 940 all-new, full-color images show the wildflowers of western North America close-up and in their natural habitats. The guide has been... Read more >
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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Mushrooms Demystified
Mushrooms Demystified
Written by David Arora
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780898151695
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Mushrooms Demystified

Written by David Arora


Format: Trade Paperback, 1056 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1986
Price: $39.99

Simply the best and most complete mushroom field guide and reference book, MUSHROOMS DEMYSTIFIED includes descriptions and keys to more than 2,000 species of mushrooms, with more than 950 photographs. Mushroom authority David Arora provides a beginner's checklist of the 70 most distinctive and common mushrooms, plus detailed chapters on terminology... Read more >
The Peregrine
The Peregrine
Written by J.A. Baker, Introduction by Robert Macfarlane
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590171332
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The Peregrine

Written by J.A. Baker
Introduction by Robert Macfarlane


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: December 31, 2004
Price: $15.95

From fall to spring, J.A. Baker set out to track the daily comings and goings of a pair of peregrine falcons across the flat fen lands of eastern England. He followed the birds obsessively, observing them in the air and on the ground, in pursuit of their prey, making a kill... Read more >
The Book of Stones, Revised Edition
Who They Are and What They Teach
Written by Robert Simmons and Naisha Ahsian
Contribution by Hazel Ravel


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $29.95

Often dubbed the "crystals bible," this comprehensive reference guide to the spiritual and healing qualities of 455 sacred stones has become the go-to book for looking up the properties of gems and minerals. Each entry includes vivid color photographs for each stone to aid identification and to showcase its beauty, as... 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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The New Wild
The New Wild
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033685
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The New Wild
Why Invasive Species Will Be Nature's Salvation
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $26.95

A provocative exploration of the “new ecology” and why most of what we think we know about alien species is wrong
 
For a long time, veteran environmental journalist Fred Pearce thought in stark terms about invasive species: they were the evil interlopers spoiling pristine “natural” ecosystems. Most conservationists and environmentalists share... Read more >
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