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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
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

Hemp Today

Hemp Today

by Ed Rosenthal

Beasts In My Bed

Beasts In My Bed

by Jacquie Durrell

The Late Great Lakes

The Late Great Lakes

by William Ashworth

The World Is Burning

The World Is Burning

by Alex Shoumatoff

Battle For the Wilderness

Battle For the Wilderness

by Michael Frome

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

The Fight To Save the Redwoods

by Susan R Schrepfer

Wild Heritage

Wild Heritage

by Sally Carrighar

Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

The Use Of Land

The Use Of Land

by Rockefeller Brothers Foundation Staff

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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 World Without Us

The World Without Us

by Weisman, Alan

NY: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press. Good in Good dust jacket. 2007. 1st Edition, 1st printing. Hardcover. Name written on endpaper - lightly used, mild wear at binding edges from handling. DJ improved with new, clear mylar cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 324 pages .
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$9.79
The MacMillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animals; A Visual Who's Who of Prehistoric Life

The MacMillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animals; A Visual Who's Who of Prehistoric Life

by Dixon, Dougal (With Barry Cox, Brian Gardiner & R.J.G. Savage.)

New York: MacMillan Publishing Company [0-02-580191-0] 1988. (4to) 312pp. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. Black and white and color illustrations, diagrams, charts, glossary, bibliography, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped and has minor edgewear. "This major new reference is an illustrated who's who of prehistoric life, a visually spectacular trip through our evolutionary past going back more than 500 million years. Here, arranged in evolutionary sequence, are over 600... Read more
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$36.75
Proceedings of the 1985 Workshop on Care and Maintenance of Natural History Collections

Proceedings of the 1985 Workshop on Care and Maintenance of Natural History Collections

by Waddington, Janet And David M. Rudkin

Toronto, Ontario: Royal Ontario Museum., 1986 First printing in large paper covers. 121 pp. Figures, photographs, charts, bibliography. Light soiling and very minor wear to covers. Very Good.
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$19.95
South with Scott

South with Scott

by Rear-Admiral E. R. G. R. Evans

Collins Clear-Type Press, London, No date. Early Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. Hardcover. 284 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Collins Clear-Type Press, London, No date. Early Edition. *** CONDITION: Fair book with No Dust Jacket ... Orange boards with a grimey spine and edgewear to boards. Piece missing at top of spine. Water damage on rear board. Tanned pages with foxing on end pages. Page edges foxed. Hinges are taped. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: Color frontispiece depicting Captain Scott.... Read more
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AU$26.50
Climate and Climate Change Science

Climate and Climate Change Science

by Washington, Warren M

National Academy of Sciences, 2011. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Program/Lecture by Warren M. Washington on February 25, 2011, Third Annual Address 2011 for the African American History Program Annual Lecture Series. 15p. Illustrated. Measures 8.5x12 inches.
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$20.00
Charging Ahead: The Business of Renewable Energy and What It Means for America

Charging Ahead: The Business of Renewable Energy and What It Means for America

by Berger, John J

University of California Press, 1998. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name on front end page. Foreword by Lester C. Thurow. A few illustrations. Notes. Sources. Index. 499p. Measures 6x9 inches. Offers a late 20th century description of the U.S. renewable energy industry and an argument for regulatory change to support it. Case studies.
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$18.00
Catch Me A Colobus

Catch Me A Colobus

by Durrell Gerald M

London: Collins, 1972. Hardcover. Good/Poor. 215x135x25mm. 215x135x25mm+439g . . Collins. London. 1972. . . . Pp221. First Edition. Humerous rendition of Durrell's expedition to Sierra Leone to catch himself a colobus and another to Mexico in quest of a volcano rabbit and a thick-billed parrot. Book condition: Tight; bright and clean; slight water stain to boards; owner stamp on inside front free endpaper. original dust jacket; clipped with water stains: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or... Read more
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AU$17.00
Synthesis Report: Climate Change, Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions (Copenhagen 2009, 10-12 March)

Synthesis Report: Climate Change, Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions (Copenhagen 2009, 10-12 March)

by Richardson, Katherine; Steffen, Will

University of Copenhagen, 2009. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Writing team included Katherine Richardson, Will Steffen, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Joseph Alcamo, Terry Barker, and others. 39p.
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$21.00
Who Owns America?

Who Owns America?

by Hickel, Walter J

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1971. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Remainder. Full natural linen, red titles on spine, xiii, 328, [1] pp. Remainder mark on bottom edge, top edge foxed (or possibly spattered with coffee or cola) near spine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Combination memoir and plea for conservation from the former governor of Alaska and Secretary of the Interior. Shipping weight 2 lbs.. . VG/Near Fine. 21½ X 14½... Read more
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$19.99
A GAME RANGER REMEMBERS

A GAME RANGER REMEMBERS

by BRYDEN, BRUCE

1 crease down spine; crease along top front edge. 368pp incl Glossary, Bibliography; 24 pp b&w photog plates (no list). 2 b&w maps.
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R200.00
The Mammals of Great Britain and Ireland (Three Volumes)

The Mammals of Great Britain and Ireland (Three Volumes)

by Millais, J. G

London: Longmans, Green, and Co.. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. 4to. Three volumes published in 1904, 1905, & 1906. All three volumes are No. 844 of a limited edition of 1025 copies. Quarter bound cloth with gilt stamped lettering. 62 photogravures. 62 color plates. Many further illustrations. Corners are a little bumped. Light rubbing on covers, though covers remain bright and clean with bright lettering. Book plates on end leaves. End leaves are a little... Read more
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$400.00
WILD HERITAGE

WILD HERITAGE

by Sally Carrighar

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1965. BOMC. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Owner name on FEP. Foxing on top edge of text block. Few small tears at spine crown. ; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$34.95
Energy We Can Live with: Approaches to Energy That Our Easy on Earth and Its People

Energy We Can Live with: Approaches to Energy That Our Easy on Earth and Its People

by Wallace, Daniel -- Editor

Rodale Press, Emmaus, Pennsylvania, 1976. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. preface by editor, introduction by Robert Rodale. The text is illustrated with the occasional black-and-white illustration and figures. Plain text cover with shading of yellow background with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A series of lectures, addresses and essays on alternative Power sources, including solar, wind methane and geothermal. ... Read more
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AU$12.74
The Cheechakoes

The Cheechakoes

by Short, Wayne. Illustrated By Peter Parnell

New York: Random House, 1964. The true story of the remarkable adventures of an American family who moved to Alaska and lived like pioneers. Wayne Short tells not only the exciting story of how his family learned to cope with life in one of the wildest and most remote areas in America, but also how, working together, they came to love it and accept it as a home they would never leave. Illustrated with 18 drawings by Peter Parnall. A tight clean copy in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket.. First... Read more
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$50.00
Wild Heritage.

Wild Heritage.

by Carrighar, Sally

Fawcett Crest Books, New York., 1967. First Edition, First Fawcett Printing.. Soft Cover.. Fine/--. Paperback.. Book T-1015. NON SMOKING STORE. My listing includes PHOTO OF ACTUAL BOOK for sale. Book looks NEVER READ. Book Interior VERY FINE/ Covers Near Fine. Covers are light brown, lettering dark brown/blue/black, colour pictorial front. Spine is square and straight. Covers and spine are flat, clean, bright, no rips, one very light partial crease on one corner, 2 or 3 faint vertical short... Read more
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$7.75
Earth's Voyage Through Time

Earth's Voyage Through Time

by Dineley, David

Frogmore, St Albans, Herts: Paladin. Good. 1975. Paperback. Aged, mild wear from handling. Unmarked. Nice older copy of this book published by Paladin. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 368 pages .
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$9.79
Nature Protection in the Netherlands Indies

Nature Protection in the Netherlands Indies

by Anon

Cambridge: American Committee for Int. Wildlife Protection., 1936 First edition in printed stapled card covers. Special Publication No. 8. 73 pp. Footnotes, map. Minor edgewear. Very Good.
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$29.95
The Sempervirens Story: A Century of Preserving California's Ancient Redwood Forest 1900-2000

The Sempervirens Story: A Century of Preserving California's Ancient Redwood Forest 1900-2000

by Yaryan, Willie; Verardo Denzil and Jennie

Los Altos, CA: Sempervirens Fund, 2000. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. 83p. Measures 8.5x11 inches. A pictorial and historical narrative of the Sempervirens Club and the Sempervirens Fund.
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$21.00
Symposium on Biological and Social Issues in Water Management

Symposium on Biological and Social Issues in Water Management

Edmonton, Alberta: Alberta Society of Professional Biologists., 1981 First printing in large paper covers. 292 pp. Figures, tables, graphs, notes. Sticker scuff on front covers, minor soiling to covers, small signature at top of title page (one of the registrants listed at rear). Very Good.
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$59.95
Solving the Kyoto Quandary: Flexibility with No Regrets: A Research Report

Solving the Kyoto Quandary: Flexibility with No Regrets: A Research Report

by Krause, Florentin

International Project for Sustainable Energy Paths (IPSEP), 2000. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked text. Some edge wear and rubbing on cover. Topics include why conventional models fall short, money-saving market reforms, flexibility, etc. References. Index. Charts and graphs. Prepared by the International Project for Sustainable Energy Paths.
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$22.00
Act Now, Apologize Later

Act Now, Apologize Later

by Werbach, Adam

New York, New York, USA: Cliff Street Books/HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. BX2 - A hard cover first edition book in very good+ condition with a dust jacket in very good condition. Stated first edition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black paper covered boards with silver lettering on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some very light overall rubbing. A book by an environmentalist calling for political action... Read more
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$1.75
Dartmoor (the Fontana New Naturalist Ser.)

Dartmoor (the Fontana New Naturalist Ser.)

by Harvey, L.A. And Gordon, D.St.Leger-

UK: Collins. Good. 1974. Revised Edition. Paperback. Aged with some darkening. Very lightly used with mild wear from handling. Unmarked. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 288 pages .
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$7.79
Conservation of Historic Buildings and Their Contents: Addressing the Conflicts

Conservation of Historic Buildings and Their Contents: Addressing the Conflicts

by David Watt

Paperback / softback. New. The conference entitled 'Where Conservation Meets Conservation', held at De Montfort University, Leicester on 9 September 2002 provided the opportunity to explore the interface between historic buildings and their contents by recognizing the interrelationships between architectural and object conservation.
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£33.02
The Secret of Life. Redesigning the Living World

The Secret of Life. Redesigning the Living World

by Suzuki, David And Joseph Levine. Signed Copy

Toronto: Stoddart Publishing Company Ltd, 1993 First edition hardcover in dust jacket. 280 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. Inscribed "Here's another secret" by Mr. Suzuki on the front endpaper Remainder dot on bottom edge otherwise Fine/Fine.
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$23.95
Wildland Fires in Banff National Park 1880-1980

Wildland Fires in Banff National Park 1880-1980

by White, Cliff

Ottawa, ON: National Parks Branch., 1985 First edition in trade paperback. 106 pp. Figures, tables, appendix, bibliography. Small split on spine, minor wave to text block, other light wear. Very Good.
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$24.95