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Biophilia
Biophilia
by Christopher Marley
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Christopher Marleyandrsquo;s art expresses his passionate engagement with the beautiful forms of nature. Beginning with insects and moving on to aquatic life, reptiles, birds, plants, and minerals, Marley has used his skills as a designer, conservator... (read more)

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America's Other Audubon
America's Other Audubon
by Joy Kiser
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America's Other Audubon chronicles the story of Genevieve Jones, her family, and the making of an extraordinary nineteenth-century book, Illustrations of the Nests and Eggs of Birds of Ohio. At the age of twenty-nine, Genevieve Jones, an amateur... (read more)

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Welfare Ranching: The Subsidized Destruction of the American West
Welfare Ranching: The Subsidized Destruction of the American West
by George Wuerthner
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With more than 175 powerful photographs, Welfare Ranching vividly illustrates the difference between lands appropriated for livestock production and the spectacular deserts, grasslands, and forests that have been protected from its shattering effects... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Birds 2ND Edition
Encyclopedia of Birds 2ND Edition
by Joseph Forshaw
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Humans have long been captivated by birds; they have been featured prominently in art, mythology, and folklore as symbols of wisdom and truth, strength and power, beauty and death. Humans are perhaps most in awe of birds' ability to fly. Flight has... (read more)

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Witness: Endangered Species of North America
Witness: Endangered Species of North America
by Susan Middleton
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Startlingly beautiful in its content and powerfully eloquent in its message, Witness captures 100 species of North American animals and plants on the brink of extinction in a series of stunning color and duotone portraits. By photographing each imperiled... (read more)

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Shells
Shells
by Philippe Bouchet
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More than just an appreciation of shells, this book captures all the artistry of theundersea world. Prized since ancient times for their beauty, shells appear in Mexicantemple art, on Greek and Roman vases, in Renaissance paintings and... (read more)

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Spineless: Portraits of Marine Invertebrates, the Backbone of Life
Spineless: Portraits of Marine Invertebrates, the Backbone of Life
by Susan Middleton
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In Spineless, acclaimed photographer Susan Middleton explores the mysterious and surprising world of marine invertebrates, which represent more than 98 percent of the known animal species in the ocean. They are also astonishingly diverse in their shapes,... (read more)

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Mountains from Space: Peaks and Ranges of the Seven Continents
Mountains from Space: Peaks and Ranges of the Seven Continents
by Stefan Werner Dech
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Using highly specialized, advanced digital satellite imaging-first made possible in the year 2000 with the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission-this book presents an astounding collection of images of the Earth's mountain ranges carefully compiled over the... (read more)

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Sharks
Sharks
by John Stevens
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Written by some of the world's leading experts on the... (read more)

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Penguin
Penguin
by Frans Lanting
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A celebration of the nature and beauty of penguins as expressed through the exquisite images and unique personal stories of master photographer and naturalist Frans Lanting. 114 illustrations.... (read more)

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Bats (Portrait of the Animal World)
Bats (Portrait of the Animal World)
by Andrew Cleave
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Major bat species from around the world are shown in this volume that, goes far to explain the habits of these often feared and misunderstood creatures.... (read more)

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Elephant
Elephant
by Steve Bloom
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From Babar to Dumbo, the elephant has long fascinated children as well as their parents. Here, eighty stunning photographs encompass every aspect of the elephant's life and world: elephants big and small, African and Asian, in the wild and domesticated... (read more)

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Secret Jungle
Secret Jungle
by Nicole Viloteau
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Secret Jungle is a photographic record of one woman's determination to reveal the beauties of a vibrant yet endangered world. Nicole Viloteau has spent over twenty-five years exploring the world's jungles, from Gabon to Australia, from Madagascar to... (read more)

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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds of Britain, Europe and Africa
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds of Britain, Europe and Africa
by David Alderton
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This is a comprehensive visual guide to the species inhabiting the European and African continents, and includes birdwatchers' favorites and lesser known varieties.... (read more)

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North America: A World in One Continent
North America: A World in One Continent
by Huw Cordey
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The North American continent stretches over 9.5 million square miles, and is home to more than 500 million people, who share it with hundreds of thousands of species of mammals, birds, insects, and plants—many of them extraordinary, unforgettable... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Animals: A Complete Visual Guide
Encyclopedia of Animals: A Complete Visual Guide
by Fred Cooke
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This lavishly illustrated trade reference to mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, and invertebrates features hundreds of glorious photos, masterful illustrations, and informative maps.... (read more)

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Audubon: Early Drawings
Audubon: Early Drawings
by John James Audubon
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2008 Printing Industries of New England Pinnacle... (read more)

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The Sea: A Photographic Celebration of the First Wonder of the World
The Sea: A Photographic Celebration of the First Wonder of the World
by Bluegreen Pictures
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"It is no coincidence that so many of the worlds creation myths involve water. Out of this apparent void, all else is born. Not surprising, then, that the sea holds such a primeval fascination." —from the introduction to The Sea The sea is the... (read more)

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Animal
Animal
by Dk Publishing
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Animals smooth and spiky, fast and slow, hop and waddle through the two hundred plusand#160;pages of the Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkinsand#8217;s most impressive nonfiction offering yet. Sections such as and#8220;Animal Senses,and#8221; and#8220... (read more)

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Blue Planet Run: The Race to Provide Safe Drinking Water to the World
Blue Planet Run: The Race to Provide Safe Drinking Water to the World
by Rick Smolan
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Blue Planet Run provides readers with an extraordinary look at the water problems facing humanity and some of the hopeful solutions being pursued by large and small companies, but entrepreneurs and activists, and by nongovernmental organizations and... (read more)

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