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Cache Lake Country

Cache Lake Country

by John J Rowlands

 A record of life in the great North Woods, which provides nature lovers with an abundance of information on woodcraft and the outdoors.
Encounters With the Archdruid

Encounters With the Archdruid

by John McPhee

Encounters with the Archdruid is a narrative nonfiction book by author John McPhee. The book is split into three parts, each covering environmentalist David Brower's confrontations with his ideological enemies. The book chronicles his struggles against miners, developers and finally the United States Bureau of Reclamation. McPhee blurs traditional journalism, the reporting of facts and accounting of events, with thematic elements more common to fiction. Throughout the work is devised to the contrasting... Read more
Hemp Today

Hemp Today

by Ed Rosenthal

Wild Life Of Britain

Wild Life Of Britain

by F Fraser Darling

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Limits To Growth

Limits To Growth

by Donella H Meadows

Our Stolen Future

Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Myers, John Peterson Colborn

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

Wilderness Bill Of Rights

by William O Douglas

Beasts In My Bed

Beasts In My Bed

by Jacquie Durrell

Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Sally Carrighar

Battle For the Wilderness

Battle For the Wilderness

by Michael Frome

The Late Great Lakes

The Late Great Lakes

by William Ashworth

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

by Susan R Schrepfer

Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

The World Is Burning

The World Is Burning

by Alex Shoumatoff

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The Use Of Land

by Rockefeller Brothers Foundation Staff

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Iron Artifacts

by Shyam Narain and Kamal K Jain

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Trashing the Planet

by Dixy Lee; Guzzo, Louis R Ray

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Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne Colborn

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A Field Guide To Rocky Mountain Flowers

by John J, Frank C Craighead, Jr, and Ray J Davis Craighead

Conservation Books & Ephemera

Ecological Prospects: Scientific, Religious, and Aesthetic Perspectives

Ecological Prospects: Scientific, Religious, and Aesthetic Perspectives

by Chapple, Christopher Key (editor)

State University of New York Press, 1993. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Varied approach to the issue of environmental concern. Addresses pressing issues that will shape ecological awareness and activism. Contributors include Dorion Sagan and Lynn Margulis, J. Baird Callicott, Patricia C. Wright, and Albert J. Fritsch, S.J. Index. 236p.
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$18.00
THE WEATHER MAKERS How We Are Changing the Climate and What it Means for  Life on Earth

THE WEATHER MAKERS How We Are Changing the Climate and What it Means for Life on Earth

by Flannery, Tim (Signed)

Harper Collins. Fine in Fine+ dust jacket. 2006. First Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 0002007517 . Signed by author on title page. HC/DJ - Fine. As new other than a gift sticker from the Edmonton Journal on one endpage. No other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; "Mammologist and paleontologist Flannery (The Eternal Frontier) , who in recent years has become well known for his controversial ideas on conservation, the environment and population control, presents a straightforward and... Read more
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$18.95
Curassows and Related Birds

Curassows and Related Birds

by Delacour, Jean (With Dean Amadon.) (Illustrations by Albert Earl Gilbert; David Reid-Henry; George Miksch Sutton.)

New York: American Museum of Natural History [0-913424-02-1] 1973. (4to) 247pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, black & white and color illustrations, full-page color plates, range maps bibliography, bibliography. Illustrations by Albert Earl Gilbert, David Reid-Henry & George Miksch Sutton. (Birds, Birds--South America).
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$42.00
The Genus Muraltia (Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No.)

The Genus Muraltia (Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No.)

by Levyns, Margaret R

Parrow: Cape Times Ltd. 1954. (4to) 247pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Frontispiece, illustrations, distribution maps, references, index. Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No.II. Locale: South Africa. (Natural History, Botanical Journals--South Africa, Botany--South Africa, Flowers, Muraltia--Plant, Wild Flowers--South Africa).
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$157.50
Treasures from the Earth: The World of Rocks & Minerals; a Complete Guide for Collectors and Amateur Mineralogists

Treasures from the Earth: The World of Rocks & Minerals; a Complete Guide for Collectors and Amateur Mineralogists

by Shaub, Benjamin M

New York: Crown [1975], 1st edition. (4to) 223pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, illustrations, tables, appendices, glossary, sources of supply, bibliography, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly edgeworn. (Natural History, Mineralogy, Rocks).
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$28.88
Waterfowl Studies

Waterfowl Studies

by Burk, Bruce

New York: Winchester Press [0-87691-180-7] [1976]. (4to) 254pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, bibliography. The dust jacket has minor edgewear and is price-clipped. (Natural History, Decoys, Ducks, Geese, Swans, Waterfowl).
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$34.13
The Flora of Swaziland (Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No.)

The Flora of Swaziland (Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No.)

by Compton, Robert Harold

Kirstenbosch: Trustees of the National Botanic Gardens of South Africa 1976. (4to) 684pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Green cloth. Index. Publisher series: Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No. 11. Locale: South Africa; Swaziland. (Natural History, Botanical Journals--South Africa, Botany--South Africa).
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$115.50
The Edge of an Unfamiliar World; A History of Oceanography

The Edge of an Unfamiliar World; A History of Oceanography

by Schlee, Susan

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, Inc. 0-525-009673-6 [0-525-009673-6] 1973. (Hardcover) 398pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, maps, graphs, diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. The spine is lightly cocked, a spot on the top edge, the dust jacket is price-clipped and has two closed tears and creasing to the back panel. "Since the mid-nineteenth century oceanography, the study of the world of the sea in all its aspects, has been one of the fastest-growing of... Read more
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$28.88
Wild by Law The Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund and the Places it Has Saved

Wild by Law The Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund and the Places it Has Saved

by Tom Turner

San Francisco, California: Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, 1990. U1 - A first edition (complete numberline) hardcover book SIGNED by Carr Clifton and Tom Turner on the half-title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chipping, crease, peeling and few tears on the edges and corners, some scattered scratches, rubbing and light stains, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has patch chipped on the front bottom edge, light tanning and shelf... Read more
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$49.99
Mountain in the Clouds: A Search for the Wild Salmon

Mountain in the Clouds: A Search for the Wild Salmon

by Brown, Bruce

New York.: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster., 1983. First edition. Touchstone paperback edition. 1st printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Random light cover soiling.. Marcellino, Fred (Cover design by).. 1 Trade paperback. Leaping river salmon cover art. 249 p. Pen&Ink map, Olympic Peninsula. Audience: General/trade. Nature / wildlife conservation / Pacific salmon fisheries / Washington State / Environmental crisis. Reviewed by the New York Times as, "A model of ecological history".
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$6.50
Bush Fire

Bush Fire

by Ted Foster

A history of bushfires and how to prevent them from an Australian point of view, accompanied by b&w photos and illustrations.
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NZ$22.50
Close to Home  Women Reconnect Ecology, Health and Development Worldwide (SIGNED)

Close to Home Women Reconnect Ecology, Health and Development Worldwide (SIGNED)

by Edited by Vandana Shiva

Gabriola Island, British Columbia, Canada: New Society Publishers, 1994. First Edition. Softcover. As New. 170 pp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by the editor/renowned environmental activist Vandana Shiva on the title page. Superb condition with only a hint of surface wear. Vandana Shiva (1952-) is an Indian-born scholar, food security advocate and writer. A classic text in environmental thought and international development. Please see our catalogue for other signed Vandana Shiva titles we... Read more
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$26.95
Dinosaur in a Haystack

Dinosaur in a Haystack

by Stephen Jay Gould

1995 Harmony 1st ed/1st print. Book is in pristine as new condition in fine dust jacket. Cover protected in an archival cover.
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$29.00
Canadian Geographic, Nov / Dec 1993 Vol. 113, No. 6

Canadian Geographic, Nov / Dec 1993 Vol. 113, No. 6

by Canadian Geographic; Ian Darragh (editor)

Royal Canadian Geographical Society. Very Good+. 1993. First Edition. Magazine. Stapled magazine format, very good condition, no loose pages, no markings, only light wear overall. Contents: Ice Climbing; Algonquin Park; Bugs Bountiful - Montreal's Insectarium; Preserving the fruit trees; Skywatchers share a passion for clouds and Others. (*Note: Canadian buyers - can be shipped OS lettermail, which is less expensive. Also, lower shipping avail to overseas) [225-350osl] ; 4to 11" - 13"... Read more
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$4.95
Life on Earth

Life on Earth

by David Attenborough

London: BCA ( Book Club Associates ), 1980. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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£5.00
Ecological Energetics (Studies in Biology)

Ecological Energetics (Studies in Biology)

by Phillipson, John

Open University, 1974. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Open University Set Book 1 for the Institute of Biology's Studies. Topics include Food Webs and Trophic Levels, Grazers and Detritus Feeders in the Ecosystem, population studies, etc. References. 57p.
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$18.00
Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Carrighar, Sally (Ill. by Rachel S. Horne)

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1965. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Beige cloth with titles stamped in silver on front board, xi, 276 pp, 30 pen-and-ink drawings, glossary, bibliography, index. There is a small, faint spot near fore-edge of page 16, owner's signature on recto of front free endpaper, a wrinkle (apparently a binding defect) in front paste-down, else fine. DJ has slight rubbing to extremities, light soil near center of rear joint,... Read more
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$19.99
Canadian Geographic, September / October 1999

Canadian Geographic, September / October 1999

by Canadian Geographic; Rick Boychuk (editor)

Royal Canadian Geographical Society. Very Good+. 1999. Magazine. Magazine format, very good condition, no loose pages, no markings, only light wear overall. Contents: Lions of the Deep - Into the realm of the Steller sea lion; Countdown to impact - Scanning the skies with the asteroid watchers; Backwoods botanist - the pioneer who published Canada's first wildflower book and others. (*Note: Canadian buyers - can be shipped OS lettermail, which is less expensive. Also, lower shipping avail to... Read more
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$5.50
Coal River

Coal River

by Shnayerson, Michael

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008. BT6 - An uncorrected proof trade paperback in near fine condition that has light shelf wear. How a few brave Americans took on a powerful company - and the federal government - to save the land they love. 8.25"x5.25", 312 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Advance Reading Copy (ARC).
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$5.00
Fantastic Trees

Fantastic Trees

by Menninger, Edwin A

New York: Viking Press 1967. (Hardcover) 304pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Illustrations, photographs, bibliography, index. There is a previous owner's name and book plate on the front free endpaper and the dust jacket is rubbed on the back panel and lightly faded at the spine. "The wonderful world of trees is made up, for the most part, of respectable citizens, conservative in their ways and sedate in demeanor. But here and there among them live and thrive the fantastic... Read more
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$26.25
Fremontia (Vol. 11, No. 2, July 1983)

Fremontia (Vol. 11, No. 2, July 1983)

by Faber, Phyllis M. (editor)

California Native Plant Society, 1983. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Previous owners mailing information printed on back page. Journal of the California Native Plant Society. Topics include "The Sutter Buttes: An Inland Island" by Walt Anderson, "Penstemons in California" by Kenneth and Robin Lodewick, "Growing Natives: Penstemons in the Garden" by Nevin Smith, "Common and Rare Plantes in the Bodie Hills" by Tim Messick, and more. Also... Read more
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$18.00
The Genera of Southern African Flowering Plants (2 Volumes) (Publisher series: Flora of South Africa.)

The Genera of Southern African Flowering Plants (2 Volumes) (Publisher series: Flora of South Africa.)

by Dyer, R. Allen

Pretoria: Republic of South Africa. Department of Agricultural Technical Services [0-621-02854-1] 1975, 1976. (4to) 1040pp. Very good plus, no dust jackets. Bright green leatherette with gilt lettering. Maps, indices. Light puckering on the front cover of vol.1. Publisher series: Flora of South Africa. Vol. 1 Dicotyledons. Vol. 2 Gymnosperms and Monocotyledons. Locale: South Africa. (Natural History, Botany--South Africa).
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$204.75
Systems Analysis and Simulation in Ecology (Volume I)

Systems Analysis and Simulation in Ecology (Volume I)

by Patten, Bernard C. (editor)

New York: Academic Press, 1971. Hardcover. Good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name inside cover and on edge. Coda. Index. Contributors include Norman Kowal, Stephen P. Hubbell, Richard B. Williams, and Norman Glass. References. Topics include computer modeling, ecological systems, simulations, population studies, and more
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$30.00
Gentle Wilderness: the Sierra Nevada

Gentle Wilderness: the Sierra Nevada

by Muir, John (Text)

NY: Sierra Club/Ballantine Books. Good. 1971. Third Printing. Softcover. Aged, mild wear and discoloration from handling/storage. Back cover is creased. Unmarked. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages .
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$7.79
Where They Go in Winter

Where They Go in Winter

by Buck, Margaret Waring (Illustrations by Margaret Waring Buck.)

Nashville: Abingdon [1968]. (4to paperback) 72pp. Very good. Numerous black and white illustrations, maps, index. Minor rubbing to cover, owner name neatly printed on front cover and front endpaper. Illustrations by Margaret Waring Buck. Locale:. (Natural History, Hibernation, Natural History, Wildlife).
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$26.25