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Pig Tales: An Omnivore's Quest for Sustainable Meat
Pig Tales: An Omnivore's Quest for Sustainable Meat
by Barry Estabrook
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Barry Estabrook, author of the bestseller and a writer of "great skill and compassion" (Eric Schlosser), now explores the dark side of the American pork industry. Drawing on his personal experiences raising pigs as well as his keen investigative... (read more)

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American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood
American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood
by Paul Greenberg
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"A fascinating discussion of a multifaceted issue and a passionate call to action" --Kirkus In American Catch, award-winning author Paul Greenberg takes the same skills that won him acclaim in Four Fish to uncover the tragic unraveling of the nations... (read more)

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Sharing the Earth: An International Environmental Justice Reader
Sharing the Earth: An International Environmental Justice Reader
by Elizabeth (edt) Ammons
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The first of its kind, this anthology of eighty international primary literary texts—poems, short stories, personal essays, testimonials, activist statements, and group-authored visions—illuminates Environmental Justice as a concept and a... (read more)

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Going Driftless: Life Lessons from the Heartland for Unraveling Times
Going Driftless: Life Lessons from the Heartland for Unraveling Times
by Stephen Lyons
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Going Driftless is a book that explores a whole world within a world in the upper Midwest and looks at the nostalgia of small towns and local living (eating, shopping, etc.) — and asks how does it work and what lessons can we learn from it.... (read more)

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The Eduard Josef Gubelin Story: The Art and Science of Gems
The Eduard Josef Gubelin Story: The Art and Science of Gems
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One of the world’s leading experts on gemstones and photomicrography, Eduard Josef Gübelin (1913-2005) acquired an outstanding international reputation from his collection of precious stones and his scientific contributions. His lifelong study... (read more)

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On the Edge: The State and Fate of the World's Tropical Rainforests
On the Edge: The State and Fate of the World's Tropical Rainforests
by Claude Martin
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In 1972, The Limits to Growth introduced the idea that world resources are limited. Soon after, people became aware of the threats to the worldand#8217;s rainforests, the biggest terrestrial repositories of biodiversity and essential regulators of global... (read more)

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The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forests
The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forests
by David R. Schiel
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and#147;The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forests will be the seminal work on kelp forest ecosystems. It greatly updates the authorsand#8217; earlier synthesis on the topic, not only bringing their work up to date but also providing a fresh look at... (read more)

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The Sacred Headwaters: The Fight to Save the Stikine, Skeena, and Nass
The Sacred Headwaters: The Fight to Save the Stikine, Skeena, and Nass
by Wade Davis
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In a rugged knot of mountains in the remote reaches of northern British Columbia lies a spectacularly beautiful valley known to the First Nations as the Sacred Headwaters. There, on the southern edge of the Spatsizi Wilderness, the Serengeti of North... (read more)

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Water: Nature and Culture (Reaktion Books - Earth)
Water: Nature and Culture (Reaktion Books - Earth)
by Veronica Strang
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As any scientist will tell you, there is no substance more vital than water. Our history is necessarily a history with water, whether we have irrigated our fields with it, cooled our machines, washed ourselves, drank it down deeply, or even worshipped it.... (read more)

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Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg: The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic 30
Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg: The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic 30
by Ben Stewart
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Melting ice, a military arms race, the rush to exploit resources at any cost—the Arctic is now the stage on which our future will be decided. And as temperatures rise and the ice retreats, Vladimir Putin orders Russias oil rigs to move north. But... (read more)

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Thinking Like a Mall: Environmental Philosophy After the End of Nature
Thinking Like a Mall: Environmental Philosophy After the End of Nature
by Steven Vogel
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Environmentalism, in theory and practice, is concerned with protecting nature. But if we have now reached "the end of nature," as Bill McKibben and other environmental thinkers have declared, what is there left to protect? In Thinking like a Mall, Steven... (read more)

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Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau's Woods
Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau's Woods
by Richard B. Primack
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In his meticulous notes on the natural history of Concord, Massachusetts, Henry David Thoreau records the first open flowers of highbush blueberry on May 11, 1853. If he were to look for the first blueberry flowers in Concord today, mid-May would be too... (read more)

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Toward a Unified Ecology (Complexity in Ecological Systems)
Toward a Unified Ecology (Complexity in Ecological Systems)
by Timothy F. H. Allen
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Toward a Unified Ecology (Complexity in Ecological Systems)
Toward a Unified Ecology (Complexity in Ecological Systems)
by Timothy F. H. Allen
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A Systems Approach to Environmental Management: It's Not Easy Being Green
A Systems Approach to Environmental Management: It's Not Easy Being Green
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A Systems Approach to Environmental Management: It's Not Easy Being Green
A Systems Approach to Environmental Management: It's Not Easy Being Green
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Introduction to Population Ecology
Introduction to Population Ecology
by Larry L. Rockwood
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Wild Malaysia: The Wildlife, Scenery, and Biodiversity of Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, and Sarawak
Wild Malaysia: The Wildlife, Scenery, and Biodiversity of Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, and Sarawak
by Geoffrey Davidson
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Proving Grounds: Militarized Landscapes, Weapons Testing, and the Environmental Impact of U.S. Bases (Donald R. Ellegood International Publications)
Proving Grounds: Militarized Landscapes, Weapons Testing, and the Environmental Impact of U.S. Bases (Donald R. Ellegood International Publications)
by Edwin A Martini
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Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change
Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change
by Sanjay Chaturvedi
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