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The Windward Road
The Windward Road
Written by Archie Carr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832115
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The Windward Road

Written by Archie Carr


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2013
Price: $12.99

The Windward Road, published in 1956, made history. When Archie Carr began to rove the Caribbean to write about sea turtles, he saw that their numbers were dwindling. Out of this appeal to save them grew the first ventures in international sea turtle conservation and the establishment of the Caribbean Conservation... Read more >
Salamanders of the United States and Canada
Salamanders of the United States and Canada
Written by James W. Petranka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588343086
Our Price: $49.95
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Salamanders of the United States and Canada

Written by James W. Petranka


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $49.95

Secretive, nocturnal, and little known, salamanders are often the most abundant vertebrates on the forest floor. This comprehensive volume, the first survey published since 1943, describes the ecology, evolution, biodiversity, behavior, and natural history of 127 recognized species of salamanders found in the United States and Canada, from newts and sirens... Read more >
Timothy, or Notes of an Abject Reptile
Timothy, or Notes of an Abject Reptile
Written by Verlyn Klinkenborg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679737537
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Timothy, or Notes of an Abject Reptile

Written by Verlyn Klinkenborg


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $13.00

Few writers have attempted to explore the natural history of a particular animal by adopting the animal’s own sensibility. But Verlyn Klinkenborg has done just that in Timothy: an insightful and utterly engaging story of the world’s most famous tortoise, whose real life was observed by the eighteenth-century English curate and... Read more >
Snakes in Question, Second Edition
Snakes in Question, Second Edition
Written by George R. Zug and Carl H. Ernst
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588341136
Our Price: $55.00
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Snakes in Question, Second Edition
The Smithsonian Answer Book
Written by George R. Zug and Carl H. Ernst


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2004
Price: $55.00

This new edition of Snakes in Question has been completely updated to take into account the most recent research available, offering useful scientific information about snakes while dispelling many widely-circulated myths and common fears. Accompanied by 100 stunning color photographs and written in the popular question-and-answer format of Smithsonian's “In Question”... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Snakes in Question, Second Edition
Snakes in Question, Second Edition
Written by George R. Zug and Carl H. Ernst
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588341143
Our Price: $24.95
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Snakes in Question, Second Edition
The Smithsonian Answer Book
Written by George R. Zug and Carl H. Ernst


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2004
Price: $24.95

This new edition of Snakes in Question has been completely updated to take into account the most recent research available, offering useful scientific information about snakes while dispelling many widely-circulated myths and common fears. Accompanied by 100 stunning color photographs and written in the popular question-and-answer format of Smithsonian's “In Question”... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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