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Bonded By Battle

Nancy Roe Pimm - Quindaro Press
Format: Hardcover

'Military history and dog lovers rejoice!' School Library Journal 'Accurate and fascinating' Kirkus Reviews, April 2017 Since the Civil War, U.S. soldiers and their canine companions have been inseparable. Over time, these dogs have shown they provide more than love. Stubby,...
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The Complete Book of Dogs: Breeds, Training, Health Care: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia Of Dogs With A Fully Illustrated Guide To 230 Breeds And Over 1500 Photographs

Rosie Pilbeam - Lorenz Books
Format: Hardcover

The definitive dog-owner's guide with up-to-date breeds, nutrition, care, step-by-step training techniques, and dog sports.
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Follow the Flock: How Sheep Shaped Human Civilization

Sally Coulthard
Format: Book

A survey of the massive impact that the humble and loveable sheep has had on human history. Starting with our Neolithic...
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The Hidden Beauty of the Microscopic World: What the tiniest forms of life can tells us about existence and our place in the universe

James Weiss - Watkins Publishing; Illustrated edition
Format: Hardcover

James Weiss was feeling lost in life when he first discovered his interest in the microscopic world. With his own microscope and a little homespun ingenuity, he began to capture thousands of hours of stunning footage of the creatures that he found around him: the local pond, at the beach,...
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Return of the Sea Otter: The Story of the Animal That Evaded Extinction on the Pacific Coast

Todd McLeish - Sasquatch Books
Format: Paperback

A science journalist's journey along the Pacific Coast from California to Alaska to track the status, health, habits, personality, and viability of sea otters--the appealing species unique to this coastline that was hunted to near extinction in the 18th and 19th centuries.These adorable,...
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Return of the Grizzly: Sharing the Range with Yellowstone's Top Predator

Cat Urbigkit - Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Hardcover

The Yellowstone grizzly population has grown from an estimated 136 bears when first granted federal protection as a threatened species to as many as 1,000 grizzlies in a tri-state region today. No longer limited to remote wilderness areas, grizzlies now roam throughout the region -- in state...
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Rocky Mountain Nature Guide

Andy Bezener
Format: Paperback(2nd ed.)

This guide includes information on mammals, fish, birds, trees, shrubs, wildflowers, insects and reptiles from Alaska to New Mexico. Each species has a concise yet thorough description, including range and habitat. Also includes seasonal highlights for parks in the Rockies and maps.
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Wonderlandscape: Yellowstone National Park and the Evolution of an American Cultural Icon

JOHN CLAYTON - Pegasus Books
Format: Hardcover

An evocative blend of history and nature writing that tells the story of Yellowstone's evolving significance in American culture through the stories of ten iconic figures. Yellowstone is America's premier national park. Today is often a byword for conservation, natural beauty, and a way for everyone...
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