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Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Social Movement in History Is Restoring Grace, Justice, and Beauty to the World
Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Social Movement in History Is Restoring Grace, Justice, and Beauty to the World
by Paul Hawken
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Feeling crushed beneath the weight of ominous news, borderline-apocalyptic statistics, and global warming alerts that offer no recourse but panic? Paul Hawken's Blessed Unrest is the book you've been waiting for. Here is a call to arms with concrete... (read more)

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Clean Water: An Introduction to Water Quality and Pollution Control
Clean Water: An Introduction to Water Quality and Pollution Control
by Kenneth M Vigil
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Clean Water is a book for anyone concerned about this precious resource who wants to become better informed. In straightforward language, Kenneth Vigil provides a comprehensive introduction to the many scientific, regulatory, cultural, and geographic... (read more)

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Eaarth
Eaarth
by Bill McKibben
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Twenty years ago, with The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming. Those warnings went mostly unheeded; now, he insists, we need to acknowledge that we've waited too long, and that massive change is not... (read more)

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Tropical Nature: Life and Death in the Rain Forest of Central and South America
Tropical Nature: Life and Death in the Rain Forest of Central and South America
by Adrian Forsyth
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Scientific American In 17 chapters, each a brief essay on tropical nature observed, these two young field biologists have made a model of contemporary natural history, cheerfully speculative, concerned as much with large pattern as with diversity... (read more)

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A Sand County Almanac: With Essays on Conservation from Round River (Outdoor Essays & Reflections)
A Sand County Almanac: With Essays on Conservation from Round River (Outdoor Essays & Reflections)
by Aldo Leopold
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The Ends of the Earth: Perspectives on Modern Environmental History (Studies in Environment & History)
The Ends of the Earth: Perspectives on Modern Environmental History (Studies in Environment & History)
by Donald Worster
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Since 1492, when Columbus "discovered" America, the world has been moving toward an increasingly integrated global economy, higher population levels and consequently greater resource demands, and an increasingly precarious state of the biosphere. These... (read more)

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Principles of Ecotoxicology (4TH 12 Edition)
Principles of Ecotoxicology (4TH 12 Edition)
by C.h. Walker
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Now in its fourth edition, this exceptionally accessible text provides students with a multidisciplinary perspective and a grounding in the fundamental principles required for research in toxicology today. Its concisesness and readability makes it highly... (read more)

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Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
by Philip Connors
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Every summer Philip Connors runs away from home. He spends half the year in a remote fire lookout savoring the solitude and the joy of monotasking. His wonderful book, Fire Season, will make you want to quit your job, sell the house, and find your own... (read more)

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Living Downstream: A Scientist's Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment
Living Downstream: A Scientist's Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment
by Sandra Steingraber
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Biologist and poet Sandra Steingraber shoulders the legacy of Rachel Carson, producing a work about people and land, cancer and the environment, that is as accessible and as invaluable as "Silent Spring". "An important, deeply felt book".--"Chicago... (read more)

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Silent Spring
Silent Spring
by Rachel Carson
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Silent Spring changed the way we thought about the environment and shaped today's environmental movement, calling us to action to protect our surroundings before we destroyed them. Today our impact on the environment is more harmful than ever, and Carson'... (read more)

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Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril
Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril
by Kathleen Dean Moore
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Moral Ground brings together the testimony of over 80 visionaries — theologians and religious leaders, scientists, elected officials, business leaders, naturists, activists, and writers — to present a diverse and compelling call to honor our... (read more)

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Crossing the Next Meridian
Crossing the Next Meridian
by Charles F. Wilkinson
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In "Crossing the Next Meridian," Charles F. Wilkinson, an expert on federal public lands, Native American issues, and the West's arcane water laws explains some of the core problems facing the American West now and in the years to come. He examines the... (read more)

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The Limits to Growth: The 30 Year Global Update
The Limits to Growth: The 30 Year Global Update
by Donella Meadows and Jorgen Randers and Dennis Meadows
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In 1972, three scientists from MIT created a computer model that analyzed global resource consumption and production. Their results shocked the world and created stirring conversation about global 'overshoot,' or resource use beyond the carrying capacity... (read more)

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Attentive Heart: Conversations With Trees (93 Edition)
Attentive Heart: Conversations With Trees (93 Edition)
by Kaza
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A Buddhist and environmentalist carries her appreciation of trees beyond simple nature study or poeticism with twenty-seven evocative, thought-provoking meditations. Included are twenty-seven original lithographs.... (read more)

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Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go from Here (Participant Guide Media)
Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go from Here (Participant Guide Media)
by Karl Weber
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“If there was a price placed on clean water we might start treating it like it has value. Maybe when it’s gone we'll realize we can’t drink oil or money.” —Dave Matthews     Less than 1 percent of the world... (read more)

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The Once and Future World: Nature as It Was, as It Is, as It Could Be
The Once and Future World: Nature as It Was, as It Is, as It Could Be
by Jb Mackinnon
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An award-winning ecology writer goes looking for the wilderness we’ve forgotten Many people believe that only an ecological catastrophe will change humanity’s troubled relationship with the natural world. In fact, as J.B. MacKinnon argues in... (read more)

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Unsettling of America : Cultural and Agriculture (77 Edition)
Unsettling of America : Cultural and Agriculture (77 Edition)
by Wendell Berry
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Since its publication by Sierra Club Books in 1977, The Unsettling of America has been recognized as a classic of American letters. In it, Wendell Berry argues that good farming is a cultural development and spiritual discipline. Todays agribusiness... (read more)

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Money Trees: The Douglas Fir and American Forestry, 1900-1944
Money Trees: The Douglas Fir and American Forestry, 1900-1944
by Emily K. Brock
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Around the start of the last century, the forests of the Pacific Northwest were viewed as dynamic sites of industrial production, and also as natural landscapes of ecological integrity. These competing visions arose as the nationandrsquo;s professional... (read more)

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The Hidden Forest: The Biography of an Ecosystem
The Hidden Forest: The Biography of an Ecosystem
by Jon R. Luoma
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The tallest species of spruce, hemlock, fir, cedar, and pine trees on earth coexist in the old growth of the H. J. Andrews Experimental Forest in Oregon's Cascade Range. Set aside as a living laboratory by the U.S. Forest Service in 1948, the 16,000... (read more)

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Wilderness and the American Mind (5TH 14 Edition)
Wilderness and the American Mind (5TH 14 Edition)
by Roderick Frazier Nash
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Roderick Nashand#8217;s classic study of changing attitudes toward wilderness during American history, as well as the origins of the environmental and conservation movements, has received wide acclaim since its initial publication in 1967. Theand#160;Los... (read more)

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