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Men For The Mountains

by Marty, Sid

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771058523
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1978. Sid Marty - Park Warden in Banff National Park since 1973, inhabits a treacherous world of peaks, precipes, primitive beauty, natural disaster and human drama. They call it God's Country, and this is the book that tells us why. This is a book that inspires enthusiasm and delight. It is a ringing cry… Read more
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Ruffled Feathers

by Grahame, Iain. Foreword by Gerald Durrell

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312695613
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New York: St Martin's Press, 1978. Foreword by Gerald Durrell. A sequel to the author's previous book, "Flying Feathers"... the delightful account of the establishment of his bird breeding sancturary at Daws Hall. Iain Grahame's enthusiastic commitment to the conservation of rare birds and their dwindling habitats makes complusive reading. His infectious sense of humour vividly recreates the ups… Read more
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Voyage Through The Antarctic

by Adams, Richard and Ronald Lockley. Photographs By Peter Hirst-Smith

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713913965
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London: Allan Lane, 1982. The Antarctic is the least explored area on the earth, and the most densley populated with wildlife. A natural sanctuary of spectacular beauty, created and preserved by the sheer extremity of its climate, it has proved the perfect subject for the combined talents of the novelist Richard Adams, and the naturalist Ronald Lockley who, in… Read more
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Farming The Waters

by Limburg, Peter R

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780825300097
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New York: Beaufort Books Inc., 1980. A skilled science writer introduces readers to a new way of life that is already changing the way we eat, the industrial products we use, and that promises to make many more changes in the future. Twelve informative chapters on aquaculture. Hints on raising earthworms, and suggestions for the do-it-yourself fish farmer,… Read more
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Conservation Of Coal In Canada. With Notes on the Principal Coal Mines

by Dick. W. J

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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Toronto: The Bryant Press Ltd., 1914. (v-xii) 212 pp. Commission of Conservation Canada, Committee on Minerals. Author was Mining Engineer of the Commission. Illustrated with b/w photos, diagrams and two fold-out maps. Book contains a list of commission members. Describes principal mines, power plants, coke ovens etc. Wine boards, gilt faded from spine and some wear to gilt on… Read more
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Rescue The Earth! Conversations With The Green Crusaders

by Mowat Farley

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Published
1990
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Fine
ISBN
9780771066849
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1990. Photo illustrated card covers. Cover photo by Ken Ginn. 'Rescue The Earth' is not intended to serve as a guide to all of the manifestations of the environmental movement in Canada. Rather, it is designed to provide an introduction to a selection of people in the movement and let them tell you in… Read more
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Forest Valuation Vol II of Michigan Manual of Forestry

by Roth, Filbert

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Working Copy
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Ann Arbor, Michigan: George Wahr, Publisher 1926 Second Edition Revised. 176 pp. This book is being offered as a WORKING COPY. Contents cover much....History of Valuation....Arithmetic of ....Application of....Relation of....Capital and Income In Forestry....Rotation....Value of Stumpage....Damages In Timber....Taxation of Forests....Fire Insurance in Forestry....Right Use of Land and appendices (3). Figures and tables provided. Ffep and half-title page missing -… Read more
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There's A Racoon In My Parka. Adventures With Wildlife in British Columbia, Alaska and The Yukon

by Hancock, Lyn

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780385127554
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Toronto/New York: Doubleday Canada, Doubleday & Co Inc., 1977. Filled with nature and conservation lore, history and humor, Lyn Hancock's account of adventure in the Pacific Northwest will persuade many readers to experience it all for themselves.....with or without a racoon in their parka. Two sections of the book are devoted to photographs. Grey boards, red cloth spine. … Read more
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Anchorage Northeast. The Story of One Man's Quest for the Unspoiled Bounties of Nature and Their Discovery on a Stretch of Nova Scotia Coast

by Walden, Howard T. II Illustrations By Lydia Rosier

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1971. Walden writes of his corner of Nova Scotia (Jordon Bay) with an unfailing perception born of a veteran angler's observant patience and an affinity and deep affection for it which he makes contagious. A satisfying read which will appeal to nature and wildlife lovers as well as ecologists, conservationists… Read more
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