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Nature's Giants: The Biology and Evolution of the World's Largest Lifeforms

Graeme D. Ruxton · Yale University Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

A beautifully illustrated exploration of the science behind the awe-inspiring giants of past and present The colossal plants and animals of our world - dinosaurs, whales, and even trees - are a source of unending fascination, and their sheer scale can be truly impressive. Size is integral...
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Our Wild Calling: How Connecting with Animals Can Transform Our Lives―and Save Theirs

Louv, Richard · Algonquin Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"Richard Louv has done it again. A remarkable book that will help everyone break away from their fixed gaze at the screens that dominate our lives and remember instead that we are animals in a world of animals." - Bill McKibben, author of Falter Richard Louv's landmark...
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That Wild Country: An Epic Journey through the Past, Present, and Future of America's Public Lands

Mark Kenyon · Little A
Pages: 300
Format: Hardcover

From prominent outdoorsman and nature writer Mark Kenyon comes an engrossing reflection on the past and future battles over our most revered landscapes - America's public lands.Every American is a public-land owner, inheritor to the largest public-land trust in the world. These vast...
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Our Dogs, Ourselves: The Story of a Singular Bond

Alexandra Horowitz · Scribner
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From Alexandra Horowitz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside of a Dog, an eye-opening, informative, and wholly entertaining examination and celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious dog owner and science-lover alike.We keep dogs and are kept by them. We love...
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Kittens For Dummies

Rainbolt, Dusty · For Dummies
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

Kittens For Dummies (9781119609117) was previously published as Kittens For Dummies (9780764541506) . While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the prior...
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Rainforest: Dispatches from Earth's Most Vital Frontlines

Juniper, Tony · Island Press
Pages: 456
Format: Paperback

Rainforests have long been recognized as hotspots of biodiversity - but they are crucial for our planet in other surprising ways. Not only do these fascinating ecosystems thrive in rainy regions, they create rain themselves, and this moisture is spread around the globe. Rainforests across...
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The Eight Master Lessons of Nature: What Nature Teaches Us About Living Well in the World

Gary Ferguson · Dutton
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A riveting manifesto for the millions of people who long to forge a more vital, meaningful connection to the natural world to live a better, more fulfilling life Looking around at the world today - a world of skyscrapers, super highways, melting ice caps, and rampant deforestation - it is easy...
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Reclaimed Wood: A Field Guide

Klaas Armster · Abrams
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The first handbook on reclaimed wood, combining useful information, rich history, and design ideas Wood reclaimed from old houses, factories, barns, water tanks, and boardwalks has become a valuable commodity, treasured for the patina that gives witness to its history. Our ancestors built...
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The Drowning of Money Island: A Forgotten Community's Fight Against the Rising Seas Threatening Coastal America

Andrew S. Lewis · Beacon Press
Pages: 232
Format: Hardcover

The story of the Bayshore, a community ravaged by Superstorm Sandy, where lack of recovery, sea level rise, and a state effort to buy out and demolish neighborhoods has fractured the community and foreshadowed coastal America's sinking future.Andrew Lewis grew up on the Bayshore, a 40-mile...
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