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The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change
The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change
by Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman Ph.D
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Climate change is no laughing matter—but maybe it should be. The topic is so critical that everyone, from students to policy-makers to voters, needs a quick and easy guide to the basics. The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change entertains as... (read more)

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Gotham Unbound: The Ecological History of Greater New York
Gotham Unbound: The Ecological History of Greater New York
by Ted Steinberg
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This is the story of the monumental struggle between New York and the natural world. From Henry Hudsonand#8217;s discovery of Mannahatta to Hurricane Sandy, andlt;Iandgt;Gotham Unbound andlt;/Iandgt;is Ted Steinbergand#8217;s sweeping ecological history... (read more)

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White Beech: The Rainforest Years
White Beech: The Rainforest Years
by Germaine Greer
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One bright day in December 2001, sixty-two-year-old Germaine Greer found herself confronted by an irresistible challenge in the shape of sixty hectares of dairy farm, one of many in southeast Queensland, Australia, which, after a century of logging... (read more)

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Cold Antler Farm: A Memoir of Growing Food and Celebrating Life on a Scrappy Six-Acre Homestead
Cold Antler Farm: A Memoir of Growing Food and Celebrating Life on a Scrappy Six-Acre Homestead
by Jenna Woginrich
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Excerpt from the introduction: To become a farmer is to accept the worst sides of chance and laugh at them, and to understand there is no difference between pleasure and pain. Feeling either is proof you are still waltzing among the living. I love... (read more)

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The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation
The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation
by Adam Rome
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“Romes genial new book . . . brings to life another era.” —Nicholas Lemann, The New Yorker The first Earth Day is the most famous little-known event in modern American history. Because we still pay ritual homage to the planet every... (read more)

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Local: The New Face of Food and Farming in America
Local: The New Face of Food and Farming in America
by Douglas Gayeton
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Combining stunning visuals with insights and a lexicon of more than 200 agricultural terms explained by todays thought leaders, Local showcases and explores one of the most popular environmental trends: rebuilding local food movements. When Douglas... (read more)

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Chemtrails, HAARP, and the Full Spectrum Dominance of Planet Earth
Chemtrails, HAARP, and the Full Spectrum Dominance of Planet Earth
by Elana Freeland
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We are entering a Space Age, but not the kind President Kennedy originally envisioned. This Space Age is replacing resource wars and redefines planet earth as a "battlespace" in accordance with the military doctrine of "Full-Spectrum Dominance." This... (read more)

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Chasing Water: A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability
Chasing Water: A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability
by Brian Richter
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Water scarcity is spreading and intensifying in many regions of the world, with dire consequences for local communities, economies, and freshwater ecosystems. Current approaches tend to rely on policies crafted at the state or national level, which on... (read more)

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Savage Dreams: A Journey Into the Hidden Wars of the American West
Savage Dreams: A Journey Into the Hidden Wars of the American West
by Rebecca Solnit
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"A beautiful, absorbing, tragic book. . . . Rebecca Solnit tells this story with the passion and clarity it deserves."—Larry McMurtry “The product of a stunningly original and expansive imagination. Savage Dreams ties together the histories of... (read more)

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Dwelling Portably: 1980-2012
Dwelling Portably: 1980-2012
by Bert Davis
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Full of information about living without a permanent residence, this complete collection of the Dwelling Portably zines from 1980 through 2012 contains helpful and informative tips for living far outside of cities and bereft of technology. All of the... (read more)

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Requiem for the Santa Cruz: An Environmental History of an Arizona River
Requiem for the Santa Cruz: An Environmental History of an Arizona River
by Robert H. Webb
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In prehistoric times, the Santa Cruz River in what is now southern Arizona saw many ebbs, flows, and floods.  It flowed on the surface, meandered across the floodplain, and occasionally carved deep channels or arroyos into valley fill. Groundwater... (read more)

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Sharing the Common Pool: Water Rights in the Everyday Lives of Texans (River Books)
Sharing the Common Pool: Water Rights in the Everyday Lives of Texans (River Books)
by Charles R. Porter
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If all the people, municipalities, agencies, businesses, power plants, and other entities that think they have a right to the water in Texas actually tried to exercise those rights, there would not be enough water to satisfy all claims, no matter how... (read more)

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The Devouring Dragon: How China's Rise Threatens Our Natural World
The Devouring Dragon: How China's Rise Threatens Our Natural World
by Craig Simons
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The Wastewater Gardener: Preserving the Planet One Flush at a Time
The Wastewater Gardener: Preserving the Planet One Flush at a Time
by Mark Nelson
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Handbook of Alternative Fuel Technologies, Second Edition (Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering)
Handbook of Alternative Fuel Technologies, Second Edition (Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering)
by Sunggyu (edt) Lee
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Coastal Wetlands of the World: Geology, Ecology, Distribution and Applications
Coastal Wetlands of the World: Geology, Ecology, Distribution and Applications
by David B. Scott
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Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future
Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future
by Richard Heinberg
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Reducing the Vulnerability of Azerbaijan S Agricultural Systems to Climate Change: Impact Assessment and Adaptation Options (World Bank Studies)
Reducing the Vulnerability of Azerbaijan S Agricultural Systems to Climate Change: Impact Assessment and Adaptation Options (World Bank Studies)
by Nicolas Ahouissoussi
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Sustainable Transportation in the National Parks: From Acadia to Zion
Sustainable Transportation in the National Parks: From Acadia to Zion
by Robert (edt) Manning
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Opportunities to Use Remote Sensing in Understanding Permafrost and Related Ecological Characteristics: Report of a Workshop
Opportunities to Use Remote Sensing in Understanding Permafrost and Related Ecological Characteristics: Report of a Workshop
by Polar Research Board (edt)
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