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Every Dog: A Book of Over 450 Breeds

Nancy J Hajeski - Firefly Books
Format: Paperback

Every Dog: A Book of Over 450 Breeds packs in a lot of information. Illustrations, text, charts, tables and icons make it an ideal reference for all dog lovers, who will enjoy flipping through the pages. The over 450 breeds are thoroughly researched and represent canines from...
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The Complete Dog Breed Book, New Edition

DK - DK PUB

The ultimate dog breed resource book, The Complete Dog Breed Book has everything from dog grooming to dog training to caring for a dog to, yes, a breakdown of dog breeds for prospective breeders and prospective dog owners. Search through common dog breeds and exotic dog breeds as well -- The Complete...
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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Cats: A Comprehensive Visual Directory of all the World's Cat Breeds, Plus Invaluable Practical Information on Breeding, Training, Care and Showing

Angela Rixon - Chartwell Books
Format: Hardcover

Featuring lavish illustrations, The Illustrated Guide to Cats is a 256 page directory presented according to basic groups: shorthairs, longhairs, semi-longhairs, Orientals, and foreign breeds - all featuring full-color identification photography plus photographs of varieties to show variations...
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Strange Sea Creatures

Erich Hoyt - Firefly Books
Format: Hardcover

10 inches x 10 inches, hardcover with flap, 112 pagesFull color photographs throughout, glossary, index Praise for Creatures of the Deep: In Search of the Sea's Monsters and the World They Live In: "Erich Hoyt captures the excitement and beauty of recent advances [in ocean science]....
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Dinosaur Facts and Figures: The Theropods and Other Dinosauriformes

Rubén Molina-Pérez - Princeton University Press
Format: Hardcover

An illustrated record book of theropod facts and figures -- from the biggest to the fastest to the smartestThe theropod dinosaurs ruled the planet for millions of years, with species ranging from the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex to feathered raptors no bigger than turkeys. Dinosaur Facts and Figures...
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Climate Change: Examining the Facts

Daniel Bedford - Abc-Clio
Format: Print book

Is public understanding of global warming suffering from politically biased news coverage? Is it true that the global scientific community has not reached a consensus on whether humans are causing climate change? This important book addresses these questions and many more about global warming,...
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View From Above: An Astronaut Photographs the World

TERRY VIRTS - National Geographic
Format: Hardcover

This majestic National Geographic photography book offers a spectacular view of Earth from outer space, featuring aerial imagery taken from the International Space Station by NASA astronaut Terry Virts.Few people get the experience of seeing the world from outer space - and no one has taken...
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Note to Self

Connor Franta - Atria/Keywords Press
Format: Print book

In his New York Times bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, Connor Franta shared his journey from small-town Midwestern boy to full-fledged Internet sensation. Exploring his past with humor and astounding insight, Connor reminded his fans of why they first fell in love with...
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The World of Dinosaurs: An Illustrated Tour

Mark A. Norell - University of Chicago Press
Format: Hardcover

Dinosaurs have held sway over our imaginations since the discovery of their bones first shocked the world in the nineteenth century. From the monstrous beasts stalking Jurassic Park to the curiosities of the natural history museum, dinosaurs are creatures that unite young and old in awestruck...
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The Abundance: Narrative Essays Old and New

Annie Dillard - Ecco, 2016.
Format: Print book

In recognition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's long and lauded career as a master essayist, a landmark collection, including her most beloved pieces and some rarely seen work, rigorously curated by the author herself."A writer who never seems tired, who has never plodded her way through...
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