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The Archipelago of Hope: Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change

Gleb Raygorodetsky · Pegasus Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

An enlightening global journey reveals the inextricable links between Indigenous cultures and their lands -- and how it can form the foundation for climate change resilience around the world.

One cannot turn on the news today without a report on an extreme weather event or the latest...

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Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

Carl Mehling · Amber Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

With descriptions of every dinosaur that ever lived, this appealing, accessible encyclopedia - featuring more than 450 illustrations and photographs­ - is essential reading for anyone intrigued by nature at its most majestic. For 150 million years, dinosaurs were the undisputed rulers...
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Whales: Their Biology and Behavior

Philip S Hammond · Comstock Publishing Associates
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

This book explores the lives of the world's largest living mammals. Drawing on the latest scientific research, Whales describes these incredible animals' evolution from terrestrial to marine mammals, their life cycle, diversity and distribution, and the ecosystems of which they...
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Wanderlust USA

Gestalten · gestalten
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Long-distance trekking, short day trips out of town, an extended weekend escapade; the first series installment of our bestselling Wanderlust has it all. Experienced outdoor enthusiasts and those lacing-up their boots for their first time: prepare to hike the diverse American landscape....
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The Green New Deal: Why We Need It And Can't Live Without It - And No, It's Not Socialism!

Larry Jordan · Page Turner Books International, LLC
Pages: 300
Format: Paperback

This is not a dry, academic book about the environment. Instead, Larry Jordan offers a timely, well-researched and balanced look at the imperatives of a Green New Deal: what it is, and why we can't live without it. He exposes the rightwing's long history of waging sinister disinformation...
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Brave Birds: Inspiration on the Wing

Maude White · Abrams Image
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

In Brave Birds, cut-paper artist and writer Maude White presents an entirely new collection of sixty-five stunning cut-paper birds. As a source of inspiration, each bird is paired with an original message of kindness and strength associated with its particular traits to encourage bravery...
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Seaweed Chronicles: A World at the Water's Edge

Susan Hand Shetterly · Algonquin Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Glimpse the wonders of a hidden world.

An ancient, and vital, part of nature's ecosystem, seaweed is now emerging as an increasingly important source of food in a world faced with diminishing natural resources.

In Seaweed Chronicles, acclaimed nature writer Susan...
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The Last Whalers: Three Years in the Far Pacific with a Courageous Tribe and a Vanishing Way of Life

Doug Bock Clark · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

The epic story of the world's last subsistence whalers and the threats posed to a tribe on the brink
Extraordinary praise from a chorus of New York Times bestselling authors:
"I absolutely loved this magnificent book." --Sebastian Junger, The Perfect Storm....
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Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science

John J. McKay · Pegasus Books
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

The fascinating saga of solving the mystery of this ancient animal who once roamed the north country -- and has captivated our collective imagination ever since.

Today, we know that a mammoth is an extinct type of elephant that was covered with long fur and lived in the north country...
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Under The Radar Michigan: The Next 50

Tom Daldin · Scribe Publishing Company
Pages: 335
Format: Paperback

"Under the Radar Michigan" is an Emmy award winning PBS television series that features the cool people, places and things that make Michigan a great place to live, work and play. If you're looking for awesome Michigan places to explore, vacation, eat, live, start a business...
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