|The Bald Eagle: The Improbable Journey of America's Bird||Jack E. Davis||
BALD EAGLE: THE IMPROBABLE JOURNEY OF AMERICA'S BIRD is a fascinating double story of the history of an amazing creature along with the animal's relationship with our Founding Fathers and the very beginnings of our country. The brilliant manner in which the tale is told is full of humor and remarkable facts.
|The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea||Jack E. Davis||
THE GULF: THE MAKING OF AN AMERICAN SEA won the Pulitzer Prize and was named Best Book of the Year byThe Washington Post. The beguiling history of the evolution of humanity over ten millennia is a most important and fascinating work no library should miss.
|An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power||Al Gore||
AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER - YOUR ACTION HANDBOOK TO LEARN THE SCIENCE, FIND YOUR VOICE, AND HELP SOLVE THE CLIMATE CRISIS is a must-have for those who care about our planet. Although proving without a doubt that there is a crisis, the reader is left with hope and the knowledge of what to do to save the...
|The Weeping Goldsmith: Discoveries in the Secret Land of Myanmar||W. John Kress||
THE WEEPING GOLDSMITH: DISCOVERIES IN THE SECRET LAND OF MYANMAR is a beautiful collection of photographs of places and plants in the mysterious Burmese landscape. The author is one of the world's most respected botanical experts, hence the descriptions are deep and telling.
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|Lost Worlds in Alabama Rocks||Jim Lacefield||
LOST WORLDS IN ALABAMA ROCKS is an authoritative guide to the geological history of the state, from the effects of glacial...
|Saving America's Amazon||Ben Raines||
SAVING AMERICA'S AMAZON is a call to preserve the nation's most diverse ecosystem: the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta, which spreads across over 260,000 square miles of south Alabama. This area is home to 126 species of fish, 46 mammals, 69 reptiles, 30 amphibians, and at least 300 species of birds, leading famed biologist...
|The Comfort of Crows: A Backyard Year||Margaret Renkl||
COMFORT OF CROWS is a howling love letter to the world. It is a lovely prayer book to plants and animals.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by Margaret Renkl on a page bound into the book. It is a new, unread, unopened hardback first edition and comes with a...
|Expedition Deep Ocean: The First Descent to the Bottom of All Five Oceans||Victor Vescovo||
|Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life||E.O. Wilson||
HALF-EARTH: OUR PLANET'S FIGHT FOR EARTH argues that we must move swiftly and dedicate fully half the surface of the earth to nature, or we will face mass extinction of many species - including our own.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed on the title page by Edward O....
|A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park||E.O. Wilson||
A WINDOW ON ETERNITY: A BIOLOGIST'S WALK THROUGH GORONGOSA NATIONAL includes straight-forward insight and gorgeous photography of one of the world's most biologically rich places. While examining the woodlands that gave birth to humanity, Edward O. Wilson allows the reader to visit sacred spots and even "hear"...