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Never Look a Polar Bear in the Eye: A Family Field Trip to the Arctic's Edge in Search of Adventure, Truth, and Mini-Marshmallows
Never Look a Polar Bear in the Eye: A Family Field Trip to the Arctic's Edge in Search of Adventure, Truth, and Mini-Marshmallows
by Zac Unger
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“I like to go out for walks, but it’s a little awkward to push the baby stroller and carry a shotgun at the same time.”—housewife from Churchill, Manitoba Yes, welcome to Churchill, Manitoba. Year-round human population: 943.... (read more)

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Monographs in Population Biology #0021: Natural Selection in the Wild
Monographs in Population Biology #0021: Natural Selection in the Wild
by John A Endler
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"Those who denigrate the importance of natural selection in evolution will be forced to take this book seriously, and those who work on the process will find this the necessary reference text."--Paul Harvey, Oxford... (read more)

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The Origin of Species: By Means of Natural Selection Or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
The Origin of Species: By Means of Natural Selection Or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
by Charles Darwin
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Perhaps the most readable and accessible of the great works of scientific imagination, The Origin of Species sold out on the day it was published in 1859. Theologians quickly labeled Charles Darwin the most dangerous man in England, and, as the Saturday... (read more)

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Sociobiology: The New Synthesis
Sociobiology: The New Synthesis
by Edward O Wilson
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welcomed by a new generation of students and scholars in all branches of learning.... (read more)

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Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest
Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest
by Mark Turner and Phyllis Gustafson
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Featuring more than 1240 stunning color photographs, this comprehensive field guide will remain a trusted, authoritative trailside reference for years to come. It describes and illustrates 1220 commonly encountered species, both native and nonnative... (read more)

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The Wilderness World of John Muir
The Wilderness World of John Muir
by John Muir
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John Muir's extraordinary vision of America comes to life in these fascinating selections from his personal journals.   As a conservationist, John Muir traveled through most of the American wilderness alone and on foot, without a gun or a sleeping... (read more)

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Thumbs, Toes, and Tears: And Other Traits That Make Us Human
Thumbs, Toes, and Tears: And Other Traits That Make Us Human
by Chip Walter
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“A fluid introduction to the development of the human species.”—Booklist Among the countless traits and behaviors that separate us from the rest of the animal kingdom, six stand out—our big toe, opposable thumb, oddly shaped pharynx,... (read more)

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The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior
The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior
by National Audubon Society
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“Once in a great while, a natural history book changes the way people look at the world. In 1838, John ames Audubons Birds of America was one...In 1934, Roger Tory Peterson produced Field Guide to the Birds...Now comes The Sibley Guide to Birds... (read more)

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Arctic
A Naturalist's Guide to the Arctic
by E C Pielou
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This book is a practical, portable guide to all of the Arctic's natural history—sky, atmosphere, terrain, ice, the sea, plants, birds, mammals, fish, and insects—for those who will experience the Arctic firsthand and for armchair... (read more)

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Rediscovery of North America
Rediscovery of North America
by Barry Holstun Lopez
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"Eloquent, deep-reaching...may heads of state, students and stock clerks alike read this important volume; and may we all listen to its lesson." -- Bloomsbury... (read more)

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A Sanctuary of Trees: Beechnuts, Birdsongs, Baseball Bats, and Benedictions
A Sanctuary of Trees: Beechnuts, Birdsongs, Baseball Bats, and Benedictions
by Gene Logsdon
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As author Gene Logsdon puts it, "We are all tree huggers." But not just for sentimental or even environmental reasons. Humans have always depended on trees for our food, shelter, livelihood, and safety. In many ways, despite the Grimm's fairy-tale... (read more)

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Trees in My Forest (97 Edition)
Trees in My Forest (97 Edition)
by Bernd Heinrich
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Winner of the New England Book Award Best Nonfiction Award and the Franklin Fairbanks Award of the Fairbanks Museum In a book destined to become a classic, biologist and acclaimed nature writer Bernd Heinrich takes readers on an eye-opening journey... (read more)

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The Eternal Frontier: An Ecological History of North America and Its Peoples
The Eternal Frontier: An Ecological History of North America and Its Peoples
by Tim Flannery
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In "The Eternal Frontier, " scientist and historian Flannery tells the story of the geological and biological evolution of the North American continent, from the time of the asteroid strike that ended the age of dinosaurs 65 million years ago, to the... (read more)

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The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies (Audubon Society Field Guide)
The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies (Audubon Society Field Guide)
by Audubon
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Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology
Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology
by David Abram
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In Becoming Animal, Abram suggests that our disconnection from the natural world is what enables us to damage it. To re-engage our "animal" senses is to make even a walk in the park an exquisite sensory experience, and to fully inhabit our bodies is to... (read more)

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Monster of God
Monster of God
by David Quammen
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For millennia, lions, tigers, and their man-eating kin have kept our dark, scary forests dark and scary, and their predatory majesty has been the stuff of folklore. But by the year 2150 big predators may only exist on the other side of glass barriers and... (read more)

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Mammals of the Pacific States: California, Oregon, Washington
Mammals of the Pacific States: California, Oregon, Washington
by Lloyd G Ingles
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A complete account of the mammals of the three Pacific states (California, Oregon, and Washington), this work is in two parts. Part 1 deals with morphology, classification, and geology. Part II gives brief descriptions of the various species... (read more)

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Galapagos: A Natural History
Galapagos: A Natural History
by Michael Jackson
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Twenty thousand copies of the first edition of Galápagos were sold. An attractive and comprehensive guidebook, this work has been completely revised and updated by the author. The reader will find an easy-to-use text which details the natural... (read more)

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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds: Western Region (Audubon Society Field Guide)
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds: Western Region (Audubon Society Field Guide)
by National Audubon Society
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Solitude: Seeking Wisdom in Extremes: A Year Alone in the Patagonia Wilderness
Solitude: Seeking Wisdom in Extremes: A Year Alone in the Patagonia Wilderness
by Robert Kull
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Years after losing his lower right leg in a motorcycle crash, Robert Kull traveled to a remote island in Patagonias coastal wilderness with equipment and supplies to live alone for a year. He sought to explore the effects of deep solitude on the body and... (read more)

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