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Natural History: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth (Smithsonian)
Natural History: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth (Smithsonian)
by Dk Publishing
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A landmark in reference publishing and overseen and authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, Natural History presents an unrivaled visual survey of Earth's natural history. Giving a clear overview of the... (read more)

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Country Wisdom and Know-How: A Practical Guide to Living Off the Land
Country Wisdom and Know-How: A Practical Guide to Living Off the Land
by Storey Books
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Fascinating projects, trusted advice and nearly 1,000 b&w illustrations and photographs crowd every page of this unprecedented collection of information on nearly 200 individual topics of country and self-sustained living.... (read more)

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The Ants
The Ants
by Bert Holldobler
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1990 R.R. Hawkins Prize, Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American... (read more)

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Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy
Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy
by George Wuerthner
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"The history of fighting fires, the authors argue convincingly, has been self-defeating and based on unscientific assumptions about the role of fire in the contintent's ecology...Equally convincing, perhaps, are the photographs on display in this... (read more)

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Across the Ravaged Land
Across the Ravaged Land
by Nick Brandt
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Across the Ravaged Land is the third and final volume in Nick Brandts trilogy of books documenting the disappearing animals of eastern Africa. The book offers a darker vision of this world, still filled with a stunning beauty but now tragically tainted... (read more)

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Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
by Tom Baione
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For the first time, Natural Histories allows readers a privileged glimpse of seldom-seen, fully illustrated scientific tomes from the American Museum of Natural History's Rare Book Collection. Forty essays from the museum's top experts in a variety of... (read more)

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Animal Life (American Museum of Natural History)
Animal Life (American Museum of Natural History)
by Charlott Uhlenbroek
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Exploring and explaining every aspect of animal behavior in stunning, awe-inspiring action sequences and fascinating, in-depth prose, this resource is destined to be the ultimate authority on what makes animals tick.... (read more)

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Vanishing World: The Endangered Arctic
Vanishing World: The Endangered Arctic
by Mireilla De La Lez
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What would our world look like if the planet's average temperature were to rise by only a few degrees? Venice, Bangkok, London, Chicago, and New York would experience severe flooding. The tea fields of Sri Lanka and the vineyards of France would suffer... (read more)

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More Than Human
More Than Human
by Tim Flach
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Award-winning photographer Tim Flach has spent years inquiring into the essential bond we have with animals. Now he presents the culmination of a career-long endeavor, an extraordinary body of work in which each image is more striking and powerful than... (read more)

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Wonders of the Indian Wilderness
Wonders of the Indian Wilderness
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"With gorgeous photography and welcoming but precise text, this thorough exploration of India's ecosystems is an endlessly satisfying volume. A physician who has spent almost 50 years exploring and photographing wild India, Bharucha is also the founder... (read more)

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In Predatory Light: Lions and Tigers and Polar Bears
In Predatory Light: Lions and Tigers and Polar Bears
by Cyril Christo
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The regal lion, the magnificent tiger and the mighty polar bear are among the largest carnivores and most formidable predators on Earth. They live in diverse parts of the planet, but, threatened by the loss of their habitats, they all share an uncertain... (read more)

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Animals: A Visual Guide to the Animal Kingdom
Animals: A Visual Guide to the Animal Kingdom
by Keith Laidler
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A stunning visual celebration of the animal kingdom combining amazing giant-sized images with the latest scientific and zoological research on the natural history and conservation status of hundreds of animals From nature lovers to conservationists,... (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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Preserving Eden
Preserving Eden
by Noel Grove
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This is the only book about The Nature Conservancy, now 40 years old and supported by some 600,000 members. Unlike other conservation groups, which serve mainly to educate the public, the Conservancy actually buys land across North America and works to... (read more)

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Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy
Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy
by George Wuerthner
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"This aesthetically pleasing, well-written, and overall outstanding book is highly recommended for all collections." Eugene... (read more)

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The Eyes of the Jungle
The Eyes of the Jungle
by Thorsten Milse
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An exciting expedition to the Bandhagarh Tiger Reserve in the heart of India The authors show you the elusive tigers of India as few people have ever seen them. The most powerful predatory cat in the world rules the wilderness, and is a master of... (read more)

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The Sacred Balance: A Visual Celebration of Our Place in Nature
The Sacred Balance: A Visual Celebration of Our Place in Nature
by David T Suzuki
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A stunning collection of images that explores the interconnectedness of all life. Based on David Suzuki and Amanda McConnell's best-selling The Sacred Balance: Rediscovering Our Place in Nature, a textual exploration of the web of life that unites... (read more)

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A World in One Cubic Foot: Portraits of Biodiversity
A World in One Cubic Foot: Portraits of Biodiversity
by David Liittschwager
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Twelve inches by twelve inches by twelve inches, the cubic foot is a relatively tiny unit of measure compared to the whole world. With every step, we disturb and move through cubic foot after cubic foot. But behold the cubic foot in nature—from... (read more)

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Paradise on Earth: The Natural World Heritage List
Paradise on Earth: The Natural World Heritage List
by Mark Swadling
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More than 100 natural sites around the world have been chosen by the United Nations' World Heritage Committee for their beauty and natural significance. This book is the only photographic and descriptive collection of these sites.... (read more)

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Untamed
Untamed
by Steve Bloom
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For more than ten years, wildlife photographer Steve Bloom traveled all over the world, roaming through the jungles of Borneo, the African savannahs, and the frozen banks of Antarctica to assemble this dazzling collection of photographs of animals in... (read more)

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