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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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Wolf
Wolf
Written by L. David Mech
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ISBN: 9780307819130
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Wolf

Written by L. David Mech


Format: eBook, 392 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2012
Price: $13.99

Throughout the continents of Eurasia and North American primitive man evolved in association with wolves. Wolves competed with him as a hunter, and raided his flocks and herds. Inevitably, folklore became rich in tales of this powerful, resourceful creature.

Europeans reached North American with their attitudes already formed. The wilderness pressed in... Read more >
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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National Geographic Field Guide to the Water's Edge
National Geographic Field Guide to the Water's Edge
Written by Stephen Letherman and Jack Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426208683
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National Geographic Field Guide to the Water's Edge
Beaches, Shorelines, and Riverbanks
Written by Stephen Letherman and Jack Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $21.95

The book guides the exploring naturalist to water's edge destinations throughout North America including Canada and Alaska.

Main sections of the book cover three ocean coastlines--Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Pacific; estuaries and wetlands; lakes, including the Great Lakes; and rivers, from the great Mississippi and Columbia to backyard streams. Identification guides... Read more >
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
Price: $11.99

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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The Goshawk

Written by T.H. White
Introduction by Marie Winn


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $16.95

What is it that binds human beings to other animals? T. H. White, the author of The Once and Future King and Mistress Masham’s Repose, was a young writer who found himself rifling through old handbooks of falconry. A particular sentence—”the bird reverted to a feral state”—seized his imagination, and, White... Read more >
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Reflections from the North Country
Reflections from the North Country
Written by Sigurd F Olson
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ISBN: 9780307761613
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Reflections from the North Country

Written by Sigurd F Olson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $12.99

Written in the last years of his life, Reflections from the North Country is often considered Sigurd Olson's most intellectually significant work. In an account alive with anecdote and insight, Olson outlines the wilderness philosophy he developed while working as an outspoken advocate for the conservation of America's natural heritage.Based on... Read more >
Cabin Fever
Cabin Fever
Written by Tom Montgomery Fate
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ISBN: 9780807000984
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Cabin Fever
A Suburban Father's Search for the Wild
Written by Tom Montgomery Fate


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $16.00

“If Tom Montgomery Fate has not found the secret formula for the deliberate, balanced life, he is a chief disciple of the search.”—Chicago Tribune
 
Try to imagine Thoreau married, with a job, three kids, and a minivan. This is the sensibility—serious yet irreverent—that suffuses Cabin Fever, as the author seeks...

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jim Robbins
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ISBN: 9781588369994
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The Man Who Planted Trees
Lost Groves, Champion Trees, and an Urgent 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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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jim Robbins
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ISBN: 9781400069064
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The Man Who Planted Trees
Lost Groves, Champion Trees, and an Urgent Plan to Save the Planet
Written by Jim Robbins


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $25.00

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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Our Way Out
Our Way Out
Written by Marq De Villiers
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ISBN: 9780771026492
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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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Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms
Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms
Written by Richard Fortey
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ISBN: 9780307957412
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Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms
The Story of the Animals and Plants That Time Has Left Behind
Written by Richard Fortey


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

From one of the world’s leading natural scientists and the acclaimed author of Trilobite!, Life: A Natural History of Four Billion Years of Life on Earth and Dry Storeroom No. 1 comes a fascinating chronicle of life’s history told not through the fossil record but through the stories of organisms that... 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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March Was Made of Yarn
March Was Made of Yarn
Edited by Elmer Luke and David Karashima
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March Was Made of Yarn
Reflections on the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Meltdown
Edited by Elmer Luke and David Karashima


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

In time for the one year anniversary of the 2011 earthquake in Japan, a collection of essays and stories by Japanese writers on the devastating disaster, its aftermath, and the resolve of a people to rebuild.

On March 11, 2011, a massive earthquake occurred off the northeastern coast of Japan, triggering a... Read more >
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March Was Made of Yarn
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March Was Made of Yarn
Reflections on the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Meltdown
Edited by Elmer Luke and David Karashima


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

In time for the one year anniversary of the 2011 earthquake in Japan, a collection of essays and stories by Japanese writers on the devastating disaster, its aftermath, and the resolve of a people to rebuild.

On March 11, 2011, a massive earthquake occurred off the northeastern coast of Japan, triggering a... Read more >
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Nature and Walking

Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 6, 2012
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Together in one volume, Emerson's Nature and Thoreau's Walking, is writing that defines our distinctly American relationship to nature. Read more >
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Oaxaca Journal
Oaxaca Journal
Written by Oliver Sacks
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ISBN: 9780307947444
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Oaxaca Journal

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
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Since childhood, Oliver Sacks has been fascinated by ferns: an ancient class of plants able to survive and adapt in many climates. Along with a delightful group of fellow fern aficionados—mathematicians, poets, artists, and assorted botanists and birders—he embarks on an exploration of Southern Mexico, a region that is also rich... Read more >
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Oaxaca Journal
Oaxaca Journal
Written by Oliver Sacks
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Oaxaca Journal

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
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Since childhood, Oliver Sacks has been fascinated by ferns: an ancient class of plants able to survive and adapt in many climates. Along with a delightful group of fellow fern aficionados—mathematicians, poets, artists, and assorted botanists and birders—he embarks on an exploration of Southern Mexico, a region that is also rich... Read more >
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Recovering a Lost River
Recovering a Lost River
Written by Steven Hawley
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ISBN: 9780807004739
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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 Herbal Lore of Wise Women and Wortcunners
The Healing Power of Medicinal Plants
Written by Wolf D. Storl
Foreword by Rosemary Gladstar


Format: eBook, 392 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $19.95

Traditional herbalists or wise women were not only good botanists or pharmacologists; they were also shamanic practitioners and keepers of occult knowledge about the powerful properties of plants. Traveling back to the healing arts of the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans, The Herbal Lore of Wise Women and Wortcunners takes readers deep... Read more >
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Sibley Backyard Birding Flashcards
Sibley Backyard Birding Flashcards
Written by David Allen Sibley
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ISBN: 9780307888976
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Sibley Backyard Birding Flashcards
100 Common Birds of Eastern and Western North America
Written by David Allen Sibley


Format: Non-traditional book
On Sale: February 7, 2012
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From leading ornithologist David Sibley, this flashcard deck is designed for the beginner and backyard bird watcher.
     
The Sibley Field Guide to Birds is now transformed into 100 easy-to-reference cards housed in one handsome pull-drawer gift box. Divided into one stack of 50 common Western and Eastern North American birds, and one stack... Read more >
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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