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The Desert: Lands of Lost Borders
The Desert: Lands of Lost Borders
by Michael Welland
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From endless sand dunes and prickly cacti to shimmering mirages and green oases, deserts evoke contradictory images in us. They are lands of desolation, but also of romance, of blistering Mojave heat and biting Gobi cold. Covering a quarter of the... (read more)

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Deserts
Deserts
by James Macmahon
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Beautifully illustrated with full-color photos, this is a comprehensive field guide to the wildflowers, birds, reptiles, insects, and other natural wonders of North America's deserts, from Oregon to Mexico.... (read more)

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Deserts (Firefly Guide)
Deserts (Firefly Guide)
by Marco C Stoppato
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A well illustrated reference to the 49 major desert eco-systems of the world, including a detailed explaination of how and why deserts form as well as concise descriptions and vital statistics such as average rainfall and temperatures, and expanse.... (read more)

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Sonoran Desert Wildflowers: A Field Guide to the Common Wildflowers of the Sonoran Desert, Including Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Saguaro Natio (Falcon Guides Wildflowers)
Sonoran Desert Wildflowers: A Field Guide to the Common Wildflowers of the Sonoran Desert, Including Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Saguaro Natio (Falcon Guides Wildflowers)
by Richard Spellenberg
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The desert comes alive in this guide which features 300 of the common plants of the Sonoran Desert. Detailed descriptions, information about bloom season and range, and interesting facts about each plant accompany the full-color photographs.... (read more)

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Cactus of Arizona Field Guide (Arizona Field Guides)
Cactus of Arizona Field Guide (Arizona Field Guides)
by Nora Bowers
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Get this great field guide to 50 species of cacti. Organized by family, then by shape, it includes the information you need to identify and learn about Arizonaís prickly plants. Itís a great book for residents, tourists and snowbirds.... (read more)

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Mojave Desert Wildflowers: A Field Guide to Wildflowers, Trees, and Shrubs of the Mojave Desert, Including the Mojave National Preserve, Death Va (Falcon Field Guides)
Mojave Desert Wildflowers: A Field Guide to Wildflowers, Trees, and Shrubs of the Mojave Desert, Including the Mojave National Preserve, Death Va (Falcon Field Guides)
by Pam Mackay
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The Mojave Desert ecoregion extends from eastern California to northwestern Arizona, southern Nevada, and southwestern Utah. This guide features 300 of the common species, full-color photographs, detailed descriptions, information on flowering season... (read more)

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A Guide to Plants of the Northern Chihuahuan Desert
A Guide to Plants of the Northern Chihuahuan Desert
by Carolyn Dodson
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Each illustrated profile in this guide includes the plant's common and Latin name and a brief description, as well as its role in human history, its relationship to the surrounding flora and fauna, medicinal uses, nutritional value, habitat, toxicity... (read more)

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Sonoran Desert Plants: An Ecological Atlas
Sonoran Desert Plants: An Ecological Atlas
by Raymond M Turner
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The Sonoran Desert, a fragile ecosystem, is under ever-increasing pressure from a burgeoning human population. This ecological atlas of the region's plants, a greatly enlarged and full revised version of the original 1972 atlas, will be an invaluable... (read more)

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Firefly Guide to Deserts (Firefly Guides)
Firefly Guide to Deserts (Firefly Guides)
by Andrew Warren
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A well-illustrated comprehensive survey of the world's desert regions, including a definition, flora, fauna and adaptations, resource base, peoples and their society, desert locations to visit, and region by region maps charting details.... (read more)

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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum book of answers
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum book of answers
by David Went Lazaroff
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This book gives detailed answers to the questions that the staff at the Desert Museum are most often asked, including questions about "exotic" plants and animals and persistent packrats or woodpecker percussionists.... (read more)

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Deserts :miracle of life
Deserts :miracle of life
by Jim Flegg
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Deserts is a singular guide to the most spectacular -- and most formidable -- places on earth. In an informative, entertaining text and spectacular color photographs, the author journeys around the world to capture the extraordinary beauty of deserts and... (read more)

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Deserts :the encroaching wilderness : a world conservation atlas
Deserts :the encroaching wilderness : a world conservation atlas
by Tony Allan
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The vibrant red and orange cliffs and spectacular deep canyons of the southwestern United States, the vast salt flats of the Sahara and the rolling sand seas of Arabia, the huge alluvial fans buttressing the high Andes, the steppes of Patagonia, the... (read more)

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Desert Wild Flowers: A Guide for Identifying Locating, and Enjoying Arizona Wildflowers and Cactus Blossoms
Desert Wild Flowers: A Guide for Identifying Locating, and Enjoying Arizona Wildflowers and Cactus Blossoms
by Desert Botanical
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More than 60 species of Arizona's unusual desert wildflowers are represented in this full-color, information-filled collection. You'll discover when and where to find each colorful variety and learn how to grow them in your home garden.... (read more)

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All about Saguaros: Facts/Lore/Photos
All about Saguaros: Facts/Lore/Photos
by Leo W Banks
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Meet the giant saguaro cactus, native of the Sonoran Desert, which with a few exceptions is the only place in the world where Carnegiea gigantea grows. Sometimes called El Gigante (the giant), the saguaro cactus provides a home and food to many desert... (read more)

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The desert's past :a natural prehistory of the Great Basin
The desert's past :a natural prehistory of the Great Basin
by Donald Grayson
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Main Selection, Natural Science Book Club. Spanning 25,000 years and covering topics that range from Pleistocene glaciers to the ill-fated Donner Party, The Desert's Past presents the first complete synthesis of the environmental and human history of... (read more)

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Plants of the East Mojave
Plants of the East Mojave
by Adrienne Knute
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-196) and indexes.... (read more)

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Yuccas of the Southwest
Yuccas of the Southwest
by John Webber
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Cacti
Cacti
by Frank D Venning
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Colourful Cacti & Other Succulents Of
Colourful Cacti & Other Succulents Of
by Edgar Lamb
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Desert in Bloom
Desert in Bloom
by David L Eppele
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