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A Chance for Lasting Survival
Ecology and Behavior of Wild Giant Pandas
Written by Pan Wenshi
Edited by William J. Mcshea, David Garshelis and Wang Dajun
Translated by Richard B. Harris


Format: eBook, 460 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $39.95

From 1984 through 1995 a small band of ecologists led by Pan Wenshi from Peking University conducted a study of wild giant pandas in the Qinling Mountains of Shaanxi Province. This project was the first Chinese-led conservation project in China and was conducted during a significant transition period in Chinese history... 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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Mammals of Ungava and Labrador
The 1882-1884 Fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner together with Inuit and Innu Knowledge
Edited by Scott A. Heyes and Kristofer M. Helgen
Illustrated by Bryony Anderson
Foreword by Tim Flannery


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $49.95

In 1882 the Smithsonian Institution Arctic scientist, Lucien McShan Turner, traveled to the Ungava District that encompasses Northern Quebec and Labrador. There he spent 20 months as part of a mission to record meteorological data for an International Polar Year research program. While stationed at the Hudson's Bay Company Trading Post... Read more >
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Falling into Place
Falling into Place
Written by Catherine Reid
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807009925
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Falling into Place
An Intimate Geography of Home
Written by Catherine Reid


Format: Hardcover, 184 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

Quietly powerful essays, weaving keenly observed insights into the mysteries of nature with those of family and community
 
“It’s not easy,” Catherine Reid writes, “to love a person and a place in equal measure.” Love she does, however, as described in these intimate, lyric essays about the land and people around... Read more >
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Falling into Place
An Intimate Geography of Home
Written by Catherine Reid


Format: eBook, 184 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

Quietly powerful essays, weaving keenly observed insights into the mysteries of nature with those of family and community
 
“It’s not easy,” Catherine Reid writes, “to love a person and a place in equal measure.” Love she does, however, as described in these intimate, lyric essays about the land and people... Read more >
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Butterfly People
Butterfly People
Written by William R. Leach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400076925
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Butterfly People
An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World
Written by William R. Leach


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $18.95

With 32 pages of full-color inserts and black-and-white illustrations throughout.

From one of our most highly regarded historians, here is an original and engrossing chronicle of nineteenth-century America's infatuation with butterflies—“flying flowers”—and the story of the naturalists who unveiled the mysteries of their existence. A product of William Leach's lifelong love of... Read more >
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Mammals of Ungava and Labrador
Mammals of Ungava and Labrador
Edited by Scott A. Heyes and Kristofer M. Helgen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623212
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Mammals of Ungava and Labrador
The 1882-1884 Fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner together with Inuit and Innu Knowledge
Edited by Scott A. Heyes and Kristofer M. Helgen


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $49.95

In 1882 the Smithsonian Institution Arctic scientist, Lucien McShan Turner, traveled to the Ungava District that encompasses Northern Quebec and Labrador. There he spent 20 months as part of a mission to record meteorological data for an International Polar Year research program. While stationed at the Hudson's Bay Company Trading Post... Read more >
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Wave
Wave
Written by Sonali Deraniyagala
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804310
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Wave

Written by Sonali Deraniyagala


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: December 31, 2013
Price: $15.00

One of The New York Times's 10 Best Books of the Year, a Christian Science Monitor Best Nonfiction Book, a Newsday Top 10 Books pick, a People magazine Top 10 pick, a Good Reads Best Book of the Year, and a Kirkus Best Nonfiction Book

A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist

In 2004, at...

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Flattened Fauna, Revised
Flattened Fauna, Revised
Written by Roger M. Knutson
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ISBN: 9780307814319
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Flattened Fauna, Revised
A Field Guide to Common Animals of Roads, Streets, and Highways
Written by Roger M. Knutson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2013
Price: $8.99

Are you among the millions of people whose only opportunity to observe wildlife comes after it has been run over and pressed into a patty by big rigs, then desiccated by the elements until even flies don't recognize it? This is the field guide for you! FLATTENED FAUNA fills an important... Read more >
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
Written by Kim Pezza
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264735
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
For Dairy and Meat
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $5.95

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the ideal resource for the new farmer just starting out, providing a comprehensive guide for preparing and caring for the addition of goats to your backyard farm!

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the perfect guide for beginners thinkingabout including goats to their sustainable homestead. Covering every topic... Read more >
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
For Dairy and Meat
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $2.99

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the ideal resource for the new farmer just starting out, providing a comprehensive guide for preparing and caring for the addition of goats to your backyard farm!

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the perfect guide for beginners thinkingabout including goats to their sustainable homestead. Covering every topic... Read more >
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The Improbable Shepherd
The Improbable Shepherd
Written by Sylvia Jorrin, Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264711
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The Improbable Shepherd
More Stories from Sylvia's Farm
Written by Sylvia Jorrin
Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $15.95

“The lessons of Sylvia's farm are not just applicable for those who dream of living the rural life. They're universally instructive, and joyfully addictive.” 
—Joshua Kilmer-Purcell, The Fabulous Beekman Boys

In this sequel to her popular first collection, Sylvia Jorrín returns with more vignettes —  along with personal photos, artwork, and recipes--from her... Read more >
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The Improbable Shepherd
More Stories from Sylvia's Farm
Written by Sylvia Jorrin
Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $9.99

“The lessons of Sylvia's farm are not just applicable for those who dream of living the rural life. They're universally instructive, and joyfully addictive.” 
—Joshua Kilmer-Purcell, The Fabulous Beekman Boys

In this sequel to her popular first collection, Sylvia Jorrín returns with more vignettes —  along with personal photos, artwork, and recipes--from her... Read more >
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Sylvia's Farm
Sylvia's Farm
Written by Sylvia Jorrin, Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264698
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Sylvia's Farm
The Journal of an Improbable Shepherd
Written by Sylvia Jorrin
Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $15.95

“For those unfamiliar with Sylvia, discovering her stories is like stumbling into a fully loaded wild blackberry patch—impossible to rush through, sweetly fulfilling, with an immediate longing to return to them again and again.”
—Joshua Kilmer-Purcell, The Fabulous Beekman Boys


This collection of stories chronicling Sylvia Jorrín's life on the farm provides comfort... Read more >
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Sylvia's Farm
The Journal of an Improbable Shepherd
Written by Sylvia Jorrin
Foreword by Joshua Kilmer-Purcell


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $3.99

“For those unfamiliar with Sylvia, discovering her stories is like stumbling into a fully loaded wild blackberry patch—impossible to rush through, sweetly fulfilling, with an immediate longing to return to them again and again.”
—Joshua Kilmer-Purcell, The Fabulous Beekman Boys


This collection of stories chronicling Sylvia Jorrín's life on the farm provides comfort... Read more >
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Facing the Wave
Facing the Wave
Written by Gretel Ehrlich, Read by Sumalee Montano
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193702
Our Price: $20.00

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Facing the Wave
A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami
Written by Gretel Ehrlich
Read by Sumalee Montano


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 15, 2013
Price: $20.00

**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**
**Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**

A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated Tohoku coast to bear witness, listen to survivors, and experience their terror and exhilaration...

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Nature Wars
Nature Wars
Written by Jim Sterba
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Tigers Forever
Tigers Forever
Written by Steve Winter and Sharon Guynup
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426212406
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Tigers Forever
Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat
Written by Steve Winter and Sharon Guynup


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $40.00

Tigers are in trouble, and National Geographic photographer Steve Winter is on a one-man mission to address the plight of this magnificent cat – while there’s still time.  Together with Panthera, the world’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to saving big cats, and its Tigers Initiative, Winter reveals a decade worth of stunning images and... Read more >
National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Nature
National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Nature
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211744
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National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Nature
From Your Back Door to the Great Outdoors
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

Bursting with beautiful images and completely authoritative text, this comprehensive nature field guide will help families, amateur adventurers, and empty nesters enjoy and understand nature--from wilderness camping to their own backyard. This nature guide introduces you to constellations and weather, rocks and minerals, plants and wildflowers, and trees and shrubs. All of... Read more >
The Habitat Guide to Birding
The Habitat Guide to Birding
Written by Thomas P. McElroy
Format: eBook
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 >
Village Horse Doctor
Village Horse Doctor
Written by Ben K. Green
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ISBN: 9780307831897
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Village Horse Doctor

Written by Ben K. Green


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $15.99

In the inimitable yarn-spinning fashion of Horse Tradin’ and Wild Cow Tales, Ben K. (Doc) Green now takes us back with him to the deep Southwest and the never-a-dull-moment years he spent as practicing horse doctor—working out of Fort Stockton, Texas—along the Pecos and the Rio Grande, in one of the... Read more >
Arctic Voices
Arctic Voices
Edited by Subhankar Banerjee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804961
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Arctic Voices
Resistance at the Tipping Point
Edited by Subhankar Banerjee


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $23.95

"One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live. In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where 'voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.' May his heartfelt efforts magnify them. The climate changes that...

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The Sweetness of a Simple Life
The Sweetness of a Simple Life
Written by Diana Beresford-Kroeger
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ISBN: 9780345812971
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The Sweetness of a Simple Life
Tips for Healthier, Happier and Kinder Living Gleaned from the Wisdom and Science of Nature
Written by Diana Beresford-Kroeger


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $16.99

The author of The Global Forest--an international bestseller and a classic upon publication, beloved by readers around the world--gives us her tips and advice for achieving better health and peace of mind, with frugality, simplicity and pleasure not far behind.     

In The Sweetness of a Simple Life, Diana Beresford-Kroeger mixes science...

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The Sweetness of a Simple Life
The Sweetness of a Simple Life
Written by Diana Beresford-Kroeger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345812957
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The Sweetness of a Simple Life
Tips for Healthier, Happier and Kinder Living Gleaned from the Wisdom and Science of Nature
Written by Diana Beresford-Kroeger


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $32.00

The author of The Global Forest--an international bestseller and a classic upon publication, beloved by readers around the world--gives us her tips and advice for achieving better health and peace of mind, with frugality, simplicity and pleasure not far behind.     

In The Sweetness of a Simple Life, Diana Beresford-Kroeger mixes science...

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Bear
Bear
Written by Paul Nicklen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211768
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Bear
Spirit of the Wild
Written by Paul Nicklen


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $35.00

Paul Nicklen, wildlife photojournalist, showcases his stunning photography for National Geographic with this collection of North American bears: the grizzly, polar bear, black bear and the rarest spirit bear. Evocative storytelling combines with Nicklen's landmark photographs to reveal the truths and myths about these amazing creatures, and sheds light on their... Read more >
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