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  • 10 Herbs for a Happy, Healthy Cat, Paperback
    Catnip Isn't the Only Herb Your Cat Will Love If you're a dedicated cat lover, you know the amazing intoxicating effect that catnip has on most cats. But did you also know that catnip can help calm a frantic feline during an extended car trip? Or that catnip can ease feline gastrointestinal distress..
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  • 30-Second Astronomy, Paperback
    This intricately illustrated full-colour guide to the cosmos goes over the fifty key discoveries in astronomy, such as the mapping of the Cosmic Microwave Background and the distinction between a pulsar and a quasar. An addition to the digestible }30-Second{ series. NUME CARTE: 30-Second Astronomy, ..
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  • 50 Hikes in the Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests, Paperback
    50 Hikes in the Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests provides hikers the chance to explore and experience the ever-changing environments of these forests through the studied eyes of the Sierra Club. This updated edition contains current trail information, path descriptions, driving directions, and re..
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  • 50 top birding sites in Kenya, Paperback
    A detailed guide to Kenya's best birding sites. NUME CARTE: 50 top birding sites in Kenya, PaperbackISBN: 1775842487PRET EDITURA: 52.99AUTOR(i): Catherine NgarachuEDITURA: Random House USA IncCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Iulie 2017DATA PUBLICARE: 2017..
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  • 52 Wildlife Weekends, Hardcover
    A unique guide to British wildlife experiences, packaged into 52 weekend-sized breaks. Covers all aspects of Britain's natural history and includes tips on how to find, identify and enjoy British animals and plants. With appeal to non-specialists, eco-tourists, and wildlife buffs alike. NUME CARTE: ..
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  • A Beast the Color of Winter: The Mountain Goat Observed, Paperback
    "In North America there is one large animal that belongs almost entirely to the realm of towering rock and unmelting snow. Pressing hard against the upper limit of life's possibilities, it exists higher and steeper throughout the year than any other big beast on the continent. It is possibly the bes..
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  • A Beginner's Guide to Recognizing Trees of the Northeast, Paperback
    In this friendly and approachable field guide, writer and avid hiker Mark Mikolas shares a unique approach for year-round tree identification. His method, which centers on the northeastern United States where 20 species make up the majority of trees, will prepare readers to recognize trees at a glan..
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  • A Bird-Finding Guide to Costa Rica, Paperback
    Marked by its superb natural beauty, Costa Rica has the greatest percentage of preserved land of any nation worldwide; nearly a third of the country is protected in national parks, reserves, and refuges. The wildlife that abounds in these tropical areas includes a stunning diversity of more than 820..
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  • A Bird-Finding Guide to Mexico: Symbolic Action in Human Society, Paperback
    With a rich variety of stunning avifauna, Mexico provides the first taste of the Neotropics for many birders. At last here is a guide to Mexico's best birdwatching sites, from Baja California to the Yucatan Peninsula. Steve N. G. Howell, coauthor of the widely acclaimed A Guide to the Birds of Mexic..
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  • A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings: Quirky Collective Nouns of the Animal Kingdom, Hardcover
    ``Most groups of wildlife can be described as a flock, herd, or shoal--but where is the fun in ending there?`` -- from the Introduction Whether you're an animal lover or a grammar geek, illustrator Matt Sewell has the perfect menagerie of beasts (and beast-related terms) for your reading pleasure. A..
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  • A Complete Guide to Surviving in the Wilderness: Everything You Need to Know to Stay Alive and Get Rescued, Paperback
    Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? You aren t the only one. Shows like Man vs. Wild and Survivor are popular for a reason we all love adventure, and it s not difficult to imagine scenarios in which we can amaze ourselves and our companions with these life-..
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  • A Family Place: A Man Returns to the Center of His Life, Paperback
    In the summer of 1990, writer Charles Gaines and his artist wife, Patricia, bought 160 acres of wild land on the northeast coast of Nova Scotia. They believed they were simply buying a remote getaway spot, but within a few months a more complex dream for the property developed. By midwinter, they ha..
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  • A Farewell to Ice: A Report from the Arctic, Paperback
    Based on five decades of research and observation, a haunting and unsparing look at the melting ice caps, and what their disappearance will mean. Peter Wadhams has been studying ice first-hand since 1970, completing 50 trips to the world's poles and observing for himself the changes over the course ..
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  • A Field Guide to Eastern Trees: Eastern United States and Canada, Including the Midwest, Paperback
    Find what you're looking for with ``P``e``terson Field Guides`` their field-tested visual identification system is designed to help you differentiate thousands of unique species accurately every time. This field guide features detailed descriptions of 455 species of trees native to eastern North Ame..
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  • A Field Guide to Mushrooms of the Carolinas, Paperback
    Mushrooms in the wild present an enticing challenge: some are delicious, others are deadly, and still others take on almost unbelievable forms. This field guide introduces 650 mushrooms found in the Carolinas--more than 50 of them appearing in a field guide for the first time--using clear language a..
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  • A Field Guide to the Larger Mammals of Tanzania, Paperback
    Home to the Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania offers some of the finest big game watching in the world, from elephants and rhinos to chimpanzees and lions. This field guide covers all the larger mammals of Tanzania, including marine mammals and some newly di..
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  • A Field Guide to the Wildlife of South Georgia, Paperback
    South Georgia is rich in wildlife and spectacular scenery, and it is a prime destination spot on most Antarctic tours. This beautifully illustrated field guide depicts the birds, mammals, insects, flowering plants, and other vegetation found in this unique part of the world. It features 368 full-col..
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  • A Forest in the Clouds: My Year Among the Mountain Gorillas in the Remote Enclave of Dian Fossey, Hardcover
    Instead of the intrepid scientist he had admired in the pages of National Geographic, Fowler finds a chain-smoking, hard-drinking woman bullying her staff into submission. While pressures mount from powers beyond Karisoke in an effort to extricate Fossey from her domain of thirteen years, she brings..
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  • A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica, Paperback
    Costa Rica, a country of no larger than West Virginia, hosts more than 830 species of birds, more than in all of North Amerian north of Mexico. It may well be the only country in the world with as many bird species and habitats to be found in such a small area. Within two hours' drive from San Jose,..
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  • A Guide to the Mammals of Southeast Asia, Hardcover
    Southeast Asia is home to more than 500 mammal species. This richly illustrated field guide is the most comprehensive reference to all mammals currently known to exist in mainland Southeast Asia, including Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, peninsular Malaysia, and Singapore. Every species ..
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  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Mammals of India, Paperback
    This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 mammal species most commonly seen in India is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from India's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, h..
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  • A New Garden Ethic: Cultivating Defiant Compassion for an Uncertain Future, Paperback
    Our landscapes push aside wildlife and in turn diminish our genetically-programmed love for wildness. How can we get ourselves back into balance through gardens, to speak life's language and learn from other species? Plenty of books tell home gardeners and professional landscape designers how to gar..
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  • A Peterson Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants: Eastern and Central North America, Paperback
    More than 370 edible wild plants, plus 37 poisonous lookalikes, are described here, with 400 drawings and 78 color photographs showing precisely how to recognize each species. Also included are habitat descriptions, lists of plants by season, and preparation instructions for 22 different food uses. ..
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  • A Peterson Field Guide to Insects: America North of Mexico, Paperback
    Find what you're looking for with Peterson Field Guides--their field-tested visual identification system is designed to help you differentiate thousands of unique species accurately every time. Detailed descriptions of insect orders, families, and many individual species are illustrated with 1,300 d..
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  • A Peterson Field Guide to Wildflowers: Northeastern and North-Central North America, Paperback
    Find what you're looking for with Peterson Field Guides--their field-tested visual identification system is designed to help you differentiate thousands of unique species accurately every time. Grouped by color and by plant characteristics, 1,293 species in 84 families are described and illustrated...
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  • A Photographic Guide to Seashore Life in the North Atlantic: Canada to Cape Cod, Paperback
    The tides of the North Atlantic are the world's highest, and they reveal a world of amazing seashore life--from jellies and sea anemones, to clams and crabs, to seaweeds and lichens. With some 300 crisp, vibrant color photographs and brief, precise descriptions, this field guide makes it easier than..
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  • A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Hawai'i: The Main Islands and Offshore Waters, Paperback
    Winner of the 2011 Ka Palapala Po'okela Award of Excellence in Natural Science, Hawai'i Book Publishers AssociationHawai'i is home to some of the most beautiful and sought after birds in the world. From the offshore waters, where graceful seabirds glide on the cool, refreshing trade winds, to the lu..
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  • A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World, Paperback
    Sharks are some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. We still have a lot to learn about these fascinating creatures, which are more seriously threatened with extinction and in greater need of conservation and management than any other major group of vertebrates.A Pocket Guide to Sharks o..
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  • A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches Here and There, Paperback
    This special edition of the highly acclaimed A Sand County Almanac commemorates the one-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Aldo Leopold, one of the foremost conservationists of our century. First published in 1949 and praised in The New York Times Book Review as ``full of beauty and vigor and bit..
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  • A Sand County Almanac: With Essays on Conservation from Round River, Paperback
    ``We can place this book on the shelf that holds the writings of Thoreau and John Muir.`` San Francisco Chronicle These astonishing portraits of the natural world explore the breathtaking diversity of the unspoiled American landscape -- the mountains and the prairies, the deserts and the coastlines...
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  • A Swift Guide to Butterflies of Mexico and Central America: Second Edition, Paperback
    A groundbreaking photographic field guide to almost all of Mexico's butterfly species and many of Central America'sThis is a revised second edition of a groundbreaking photographic field guide to the butterflies of Mexico and Central America. Written by Jeffrey Glassberg, the pioneering authority on..
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  • A Texan Plan for the Texas Coast, Paperback
    In this powerful call to action, conservationist and environmental lawyer Jim Blackburn offers an unconventional yet feasible plan to protect the Texas coast. The coast is in danger of being damaged beyond repair due to the gradual starvation of freshwater inflows to its bays, the fragmentation of l..
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  • A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice, Paperback
    ``Very few people have spent as much time as William E. Glassley in such deep wilderness. So it would behoove us to pay attention even if he had not brought back such a fascinating, lovely, and useful set of observations. This is a remarkable book.`` --Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature and ..
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  • A Winter Walk, Hardcover
    New England transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau s 1843 essay A Winter Walk is a loving celebration of winter and walking. Thoreau vividly renders the winter season, writing of its sparkling beauty, its purity, and its stillness, and perfectly describing the warmth, coziness, and cheer to be found ..
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  • Accidental Botanist, Hardcover
    Includes more than 100 dissected plants and flowers in chapters divided by colour, from one of the most in-demand florists within the fashion industry. NUME CARTE: Accidental Botanist, HardcoverISBN: 1908337443PRET EDITURA: 117.99AUTOR(i): Robbie HoneyEDITURA: ClearviewCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITI..
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  • Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet, Hardcover
    A rough guide to space exploration from award-winning BBC journalist and space enthusiast. NUME CARTE: Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet, HardcoverISBN: 1471164055PRET EDITURA: 99.99AUTOR(i): Dallas CampbellEDITURA: Simon & SchusterCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Octombrie 2017D..
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  • After the Wildfire: Ten Years of Recovery from the Willow Fire, Paperback
    Swallowtail butterflies frolic on the wind. Vireos and rock wrens sing their hearts out by the recovering creek. Spiders and other predators chase their next meal. Through it all, John Alcock observes, records, and delights in what he sees. In a once-burnt area, life resurges. Plants whose seeds and..
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  • Agaves, Yucca, and Their Kin: Seven Genera of the Southwest, Paperback
    Until now, there has not been a single, full-color guide to some of the most recognizable genera of the southwestern United States: ``Agave,`` ``Dasylirion,`` ``Hechtia,`` ``Hesperaloe,`` ``Hesperoyucca,`` ``Nolina,`` and ``Yucca`` (the century plants, sotols, false agaves, chaparral yuccas, beargra..
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  • All Things Wise and Wonderful: The Warm and Joyful Memoirs of the World's Most Beloved Animal Doctor, Paperback
    Readers adored James Herriot's tales of his life as a Yorkshire animal doctor in All Creatures Great and Small and All Things Bright and Beautiful. Now here's a third delightful volume of memoirs rich with Herriot's own brand of humor, insight, and wisdom.In the midst of World War II, James is train..
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  • Amazing Arachnids, Hardcover
    A richly illustrated and up-close look at the secret lives of spiders and other arachnidsThe American Southwest is home to an extraordinary diversity of arachnids, from spitting spiders that squirt silk over their prey to scorpions that court one another with kissing and dancing. Amazing Arachnids p..
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  • American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of Arizona, Paperback
    Southeastern Arizona is a mecca for birders, famous among enthusiasts worldwide for its sky island mountains and its desert vistas and for the rare birds that inhabit them. What is less well known is that the rest of our vast state, from the cool plateaus of the Four Corners to the blazing flats of ..
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  • American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of California, Paperback
    California has it all for birders lush coastal coniferous forests, dry chaparral, oak woodlands, grasslands, alpine slides, riparian valleys, watered suburbs, and desert scrubs. Hundreds of types of birds nest in the Golden State or stop by seasonally on migration routes. California has one of the l..
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  • American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of Florida, Paperback
    From the dunes and great river swamps of the Panhandle, the flat woods, scrubs, dry prairies, and wetlands of the Peninsula to the coral reefs of the Keys, the Sunshine State provides habitats for an amazing variety of birds. Florida is rich in protected and preserved habitats, including 11 National..
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  • American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of Massachusetts, Paperback
    From the rolling Berkshire Mountains and river valleys of the west to the coastal eastern plains, dunes, and scrub forests of Cape Cod, Massachusetts is a birder's paradise. Nearly 500 species have been recorded in the Bay State making it one of the ``birdiest`` places in the nation. Massachusetts i..
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  • American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau, Hardcover
    As America and the world grapple with the consequences of global environmental change, writer and activist Bill McKibben offers this unprecedented, provocative, and timely anthology, gathering the best and most significant American environmental writing from the last two centuries. Classics of the ..
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  • Among the Summer Snows, Paperback
    Trade paperback. Shortlisted for the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature, this account of the author's journey to the Scottish mountains in search of the last remaining snowbeds (many of them iceberg-proportioned) also explores nature, beauty and death. NUME CARTE: Among the Summer Snows, ..
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  • Amphibians and Reptiles in Minnesota, Paperback
    Snakes on the patio, salamanders in the basement, frogs crossing the road, and turtles nesting on the shore in the land of 10,000 lakes: from the enchanted child to the curious adult, from the amateur naturalist to the dedicated conservationist, living with wildlife in Minnesota means finding amphib..
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  • Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica: A Pocket Guide, Paperback
    Costa Rica is a remarkable place for amphibians and reptiles. Known for its biological diversity, conservation priorities, and extensive protected lands, this small country contains 418 herpetological species including the dangerous Fer-de-Lance and Black-headed Bushmaster, the beloved sea turtles, ..
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