Conservation

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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.
Limits To Growth

Limits To Growth

by Donella H Meadows

Wild Life Of Britain

Wild Life Of Britain

by F Fraser Darling

Our Stolen Future

Our Stolen Future

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

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Battle For the Wilderness

Battle For the Wilderness

by Michael Frome

A Species Of Eternity

A Species Of Eternity

by Joseph Kastner

Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Sally Carrighar

The Use Of Land

The Use Of Land

by Rockefeller Brothers Foundation Staff

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

The World Is Burning

The World Is Burning

by Alex Shoumatoff

Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

Hemp Today

Hemp Today

by Ed Rosenthal

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Our Stolen Future

by Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Meyers, John Peter Colborn

Published in 1996 by a trio of authors, Theo Colborn, Dianne Dumanoski, and John Peterson Myers, Our Stolen Future chronicles the development of the endocrine disruptor hypothesis by Theo Colborn. Though written for the popular press in narrative form, the book contains a substantial amount of scientific evidence. A foreword from then Vice President Al Gore increased the book's visibility.
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A Field Guide To Rocky Mountain Flowers

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

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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

Conservation Books & Ephemera

The Use Of Land

The Use Of Land

by Reilly, William K, Editor

Animal Species and Evolution

Animal Species and Evolution

by Mayr, Ernst

Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. 0674037502 . figures, tables. Extensive Bibliography. Index. Green cloth w/rubbed edges. Dust jacket, unclipped, toned and heavily worn edges, now in archival cover. "This is the soundest, most complete, and best documented study ever published on genetical characteristics and evolutionary processes in animal populations around the crucial level of the species."... Read more about this item
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$90.00
The Vertebrate Body: A shorter version of the second edition

The Vertebrate Body: A shorter version of the second edition

by Romer, Alfred Sherwood

Philadelphia & London: W. B. Saunders. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1956. First Thus. Hardcover. Illustrated. Appendix 1. Classification of Chordates; Appendix 2. Scientific Terminology; Appendix 3 References; Index. Worn ends and corners, a solid copy of a classic work. Romer (1874-1973) was an American paleontologist and biologist and a specialist in vertebrate evolution. "Romer contributed to the advance of paleontology by applying the techniques of comparative anatomy to the... Read more about this item
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$75.00
Sierra Club Bulletin, February 1937. Volume xxii No. 1.

Sierra Club Bulletin, February 1937. Volume xxii No. 1.

by Farquahar, Francis P. (Editor); Francois E. Matthers, William E. Colby, Hervey Voge, Bestor Robinson, Louise Hewlett, Herman Ulrichs, James N. Smith, Ynes Mexia, Glen Dawson

San Framcisco, CA: Sierra Club. Very Good-. 1937. Hardcover. About Very Good. With original tan paper wraps. Front cover has a few small spots along the edge the edges are worn with corner tips turned up and some general wear; the pages flare slightly. The back cover has some scuff and paper surface loss, one small area involves two lines and one word. The binding is strong. Former owners name is inside the cover "E.W. Morse" There are 35 photographs including 8 by Ansel Adams, and one... Read more about this item
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$60.00
Paradise Preserved: The Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Paradise Preserved: The Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

by Masterman, Bruce

Bayeux Arts, 2001. 1st Edition . Hardcover. As New/As New. Like New For More Information On Condition. Please See All Photos. Paradise Preserved Is The Story Of A Vast And Grand Expanse Of The Canadian West Set Aside For Its Role As A Priceless National Asset. It Is A Story Of Insightful Philanthropy, And Of The Beneficiaries - Present And Future Generations, Wildlife And Fauna - From The Gift. Beautifully Illustrated Throughout.
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$22.95
A Luminous Fly Larva With Spider Traits (Diptera, Mycetophilidae)

A Luminous Fly Larva With Spider Traits (Diptera, Mycetophilidae)

by Fulton, B. B

Entomological Society of America. Very Good. 1941. Reprint. Softcover. Original paper wraps. Staple bound. Reprinted from the Annals of the Entomological Society of America., Vol. XXXIV. No. 2, June 1941. Pages 289-302. Illustrated with 2 plates. "Coffee" drop stain and slight edge tone/wear else a clean, solid copy. ; 8vo .
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$25.00
The natural world  chaos and conservation

The natural world chaos and conservation

by Johnson, Cecil E.,

McGraw-Hill. Very Good. 1972. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0070325901 . Book has a small amount of wear foxing on the top of the text block. ; 8 X 5.30 X 0.70 inches; 256 pp pages .
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$15.00
Scenes of the Plateau Lands and How They Came to Be

Scenes of the Plateau Lands and How They Came to Be

by Stokes, Wm Lee

Publishers Press, 2000. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. 20th printing. Sketches by the author, a Professor of Geology. Topics include rocks, mesas and buttes, canyons, sand dunes, volcanoes, and more. Measures 6x9 inches. 66p.
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$19.00
Dragons in Amber, Further Adventures of a Romantic Naturalist

Dragons in Amber, Further Adventures of a Romantic Naturalist

by Ley, Willy

New York: Viking. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Third printing. Black w/gold spine lettering, stamped in blind on the front board. viii, 328 pp. Index. Maps. Drawings by Olga Ley, the author's wife (except for one cave drawing). Ley was a German-American science writer and space advocate who helped popularize rocketry and space flight in both Germany and the United States. The crater Ley on the far side of the Moon is named in his honor. A clean, straight copy. The dust... Read more about this item
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$18.00
Water Resources Update (No. 121, January 2002)

Water Resources Update (No. 121, January 2002)

by Zilberman, David (editor)

The Universities Council on Water Resources, 2002. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Articles on incentives and trading in water resource management. 95p. Measures 8.5x11 inches.
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$22.00
Resurrection: Glen Canyon and a New Vision for the American West

Resurrection: Glen Canyon and a New Vision for the American West

by McGivney, Annette

Braided River, 2009. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Explores the controversy and the history of water politics in the American Southwest through the lens of the re-emergence of Glen Canyon due to an ongoing drought. More than 125 large images by photographer James Kay. 176p. Measures 11x10 inches.
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$23.00
Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl

Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl

by H. Albert Hochbaum

The University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 1967 reprint of a 1955 publication, Very Good Softcover, 301 pages, 7" x 10", edgewear on covers, otherwise clean and tight.
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$13.48
The Earth Around Us:  Maintaining a Livable Planet

The Earth Around Us: Maintaining a Livable Planet

by Schneiderman, Jill S. (Ed.)

New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 2000 WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Signed by Editor. Quarter blue cloth, beige paper-covered boards, gilt titles on spine, xxi, 455 pp, figures, notes, index. Presentation bookplate on recto of ffep, editor's signature on title page. DJ in Brodart archival cover. From the preface: "...the essays in The Earth Around Us encompass a unique resource, a collection of writings by society's foremost... Read more about this item
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$56.99
Venetian Villas

Venetian Villas

by Michelangelo Muraro

Cologne: Konemann , 1996. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper nicked at the top corner of the upper panel which has a faint sticker ghost. Text complete, clean and tight. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (brown boards with red titling to the spine & upper board) Physically 10¼” x 8¾” (1.8 kg); 359pp; Index; Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Maps [1]; Plans; ISBN: 3-895-08242-2 ||... Read more about this item
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$23.00
A Contribution ot the Knowledge of Florida Odonata

A Contribution ot the Knowledge of Florida Odonata

by Byers PH.D., C. Francis

University of Florida Press. Good. 1930. First Edition. Softcover. Illustrated w/line drawings, maps & graphs. There are 11 plates, 5 are anatomical line drawings, 7 are b&w photographs of lakes and ponds oriented to Gainesville, Wewahitchka, Newmans Lake, and Alachua Co., FL. Original brown stiff paper wrap. Line drawn frontispiece. Final endleaf assumed to be missing, as there is nothing after Plate XI. One inch separation of the spine from the back wrap, edges are moderately worn.... Read more about this item
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$35.00
2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years

2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years

by Randers, Jorgen

Chelsea Green, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. 8x6x1. Unmarked text. Charts and graphs. Notes. Index. 392p. 6x9 inches. Published 40 years after the Limits of Growth, Randers issues a progress report and makes predictions for the next 40 years.
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$25.00
Insect Hormones

Insect Hormones

by Wigglesworth, V. B. (Sir Vincent B.)

San Francisco: W. H. Freeman and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. 0716706881 . Illustrated w/figures and b&w photographs. Black cloth w/gold lettering; minimal edge wear. Fep number stamped and f.o. name neatly penned in green. Dust jacket is worn on the ends. Wigglesworth (1899-1994) made significant contributions to the field of insect physiology. ; 8vo.; ix, 159 pp. pages; sbf 9/15 .
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$25.00
The Ansel Adams Wilderness: Photographs by Peter Essick

The Ansel Adams Wilderness: Photographs by Peter Essick

by Essick, Peter

National Geographic, The Wilderness Society, 2014. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 10x8x0. Unmarked text. Dust jacket with large tears under clear mylar cover. Foreword by Jamie Williams. Peter Essick has photographed stories for National Geographic on many environmental issues including climate change, high-tech trash, nuclear waste and freshwater. 112p. Measures 10.5x9 inches.
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$21.00
The Principles of Classification and A Classification of Mammals. Vol. 85

The Principles of Classification and A Classification of Mammals. Vol. 85

by Simpson, George Gaylord

New York: American Museum of Natural History. Very Good. 1945. Hardcover. Original wraps. Reading crease, edge wear and general age tone else a clean tight copy. Reprint, November 1950. xvi, 3-350 pp. Bibliography. Index. A Monograph by one of the most influential paleontologist of the twentieth century. Simpson was Professor of Zoology at Columbia University, and Curator of the Department of Geology and Paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History from 1945 to 1959. ; 8vo .
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$55.00
Our Final Warning: Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet

Our Final Warning: Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet

by Lynas, Mark

London: 4th Estate, 2020. Paperback. Very Good. 0x0x0. Unmarked. Notes. Index. 372p. Measures 6x9.25 inches.
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$25.00
Nature in Miniature

Nature in Miniature

by Headstrom, Richard

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394437810 . Pp xviii, [3] 4-412, i-xiii Index. Jacket and text illustrations by the author; 561 pen and ink drawings. A wonderful opportunity to explore your surroundings using this guide and an inexpensive pocket glass, to enjoy the small wonders often unseen or understood; the miniature world of the creatures and plants all around us. Tri-color cloth cover of cream, olive, brown w/bright gilded decorations and... Read more about this item
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$22.00
Only One Earth: The Care and Maintenance of a Small Planet

Only One Earth: The Care and Maintenance of a Small Planet

by Ward, Barbara; Dubos, Rene

New York: Norton, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 4x0x7. Unmarked text. Dust jacket under clear mylar cover. An Unofficial Report Commissioned by the Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment. 225pp. Index.
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$19.00
The Climate Mandate

The Climate Mandate

by Roberts, Walter Orr; Henry Lansford

San Francisco: W. H. Freeman. Very Good. 1979. Softcover. Pictorial cover. 197 pages. Edges and corners worn. In 1979, Dr. Roberts and Henry Lansfor published the Climate Mandate which discussed the climatic variation and its implication. ; 8vo .
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$15.00
Offprint: Locational Asymmetry and the Potential for Cooperation On A Canal

Offprint: Locational Asymmetry and the Potential for Cooperation On A Canal

by Ray, Isha; Williams, Jeffrey

Elsevier, 2001. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked offprint from Elsevier Journal of Developmental Economics (Vol 67, 2002, pp122-155). Presents a mathematical programming model of a watercourse.
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$19.00
The Book of Cacti and other Succulents

The Book of Cacti and other Succulents

by Chidamian, Claude

Boston: Doubleday. Good with no dust jacket. 1958. Hardcover. xii, 243 pages. Index. Drawings by Shirlea Hatcher. Color and black and white photographs credited in Acknowledgments. There is a 1" split in the front gutter, and a publishers flaw on the front board (cloth wrinkle). Otherwise a very bright clean copy. ; 8vo .
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$15.00
Life on Earth

Life on Earth

by David Attenborough

London: BCA ( Book Club Associates ), 1980. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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$6.39