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End Times: A Brief Guide to the End of the World

Bryan Walsh · Hachette Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

Newsweek and Bloomberg popular science and investigative journalist Bryan Walsh explores the history of extinction and offers a cutting-edge examination of existential risk, the dangerous mistakes we have yet to pay for, and concrete steps we can take to protect ourselves and future-proof...
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This Land: How Cowboys, Capitalism, and Corruption are Ruining the American West

Ketcham, Christopher · Viking
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

A hard-hitting look at the battle now raging over the fate of the public lands in the American West--and a plea for the protection of these last wild placesThe public lands of the western United States comprise some 450 million acres of grassland, steppe land, canyons, forests, and mountains....
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The Geography of Risk: Epic Storms, Rising Seas, and the Cost of America's Coasts

Gaul, Gilbert M. · Sarah Crichton Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

This century has seen the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history -- but who bears the brunt of these monster storms?Consider this: Five of the most expensive hurricanes in history have made landfall since 2005: Katrina ($160 billion) , Ike ($40...
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Dogs For Dummies

Spadafori, Gina · For Dummies
Format: Paperback

Dogs For Dummies (9781119609070) was previously published as Dogs For Dummies (9780764552748) . While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content...
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The Way Through the Woods: On Mushrooms and Mourning

Long, Litt Woon · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A grieving widow discovers a most unexpected form of healing - hunting for mushrooms. Long Litt Woon met Eiolf a month after arriving in Norway from Malaysia as an exchange student. They fell in love, married, and settled into domestic bliss. Then Eiolf's unexpected death at fifty-four...
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