Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1993. First edition. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8, 274 pgs, b&w photos. The unusual story of the author's adoption of a wolf and funny and heartwarming events that led to the wolf's adjustment to the author's family and theirs to him. Signed by the author.
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11, 324 pgs, index, b&w and color photos throughout, mapped endsheets. Beautiful photos and text that tells the story of what is happening to our wildlife as the wilderness dissappears.
Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas/Museum of Natural History, 1955. Paperback. 6 x 9, 303 pgs, b&w illustrations and maps. For the lay person who wants to know about the mammals of Kansas.
Topsfield, MA: Salem House Publishers, 1989. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 224 pgs, b&w and color photos throughout. An account of a horseback ride through New Zealand and a look at the nation's environmental and cultural challenges.
Albuquerque, NM: U.S. Geological Survey, 1994. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 11, 118 pgs, b&w illustrations, folded maps in pocket at back. Water resources investigations report.
Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 2001. First edition. Paperback. 6 x 9, 205 pgs, index, b&w illustrations. A personal celebration of and a definitive guide to this, the last undammed and unchanneled river in the Southwest.
Aptos, CA: 1981. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 11, 96 pgs, b&w illustrations. An issue devoted to "gold fever"
Aptos, CA: 1985. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 11, 96 pgs, b&w illustrations. All sorts of articles about mining in California.
Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications, 1990. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 64 pgs, color photos and illustrations. All you need to know about feeding, selection, housing, illnesses, handling, etc.
Toronto: McLelland & Stewart, 1999. Updated edition. Paperback. 6 x 9, 389 pgs, index, glossary. Discusses the demise of the abundance of fish species due to overfishing, specifically in this case, the Atlantic cod. It puts responsibility on the government and refers to it as the ecological disaster of the...
Australia: Weldon Owen, 1993. Second edition. Hardcover. 9 1/2 x 12, 240 pgs, color photos throughout. Beautiful coffee-table style book looks at unusual insect, aquatic and animal life, including studies of shape, size and symmetry, finding food, courtship and family life, homes and habitats and strategies for survivial, etc.
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 208 pgs, index, notes. The Gulf War was a minor war as wars go, but its after effects have pointed out, as perhaps nothing else has, just how fragile the planet Earth is against the assaults of modern warfare...
New York: Stein & Day, 1977. Hardcover. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2, 287 pgs. The account of a latter day safari from Kenya across Uganda to the Serengeti Plain in Tanzania, posing the problem that man needs more space and animals cannot live with less. An important book.
Silver City, NM: Western New Mexico University Research in Science, 1970. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 74 pgs, b&w photos. A scholarly study, by two biology professors, of the Cave Bat.
Auburn, WA: Green River Community College, 1973. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 11, 140 pgs, b&w maps. Scholarly archaeologic study of a site in the northwest.
New York: Ecco/Harper Collins, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 347 pgs, references, b&w illustrations. There cannot be many people who have gone into a beavers' lodge. The author, professor of biology at the University of Vermont, did that in his quest to see how animals survive winter. It...
New York: Free Press, 2010. Second printing. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 356 pgs, index. Alerts us to beauty that we take for granted and sounds an urgent environmental alarm.
Seattle: Mount Ranier Natural History Association, 1972. Paperback. 6 x 9, 40 pgs, color photos. Handy identification guide for these parks.
Shelburne, VT: Chapters Publishing, 1993. Paperback. 7 x 9, 110 pgs, index, color photos throughout. Tells you where to watch for foxes, fox tracks and signs, how foxes organize their world, the fox as hunter, fox conservation, etc.
Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico Academy of Science, 1996. Paperback. 5 x 8, 375 pgs. A collection of writings and articles about the importance of agricultural science in New Mexico's economy.
New York: St Martin's Press, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. 5 x 8, 161 pgs, pretty color illustrations. The author is a veterinarian and story-teller whose tales include gentle wit and human compassion.
Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications, 1974. Paperback. 5 x 8, 96 pgs, color photos throughout. Everything you need to know about mice as housepets.
Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., 1961. Second edition. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 64 pgs. Prepared with the cooperation of the National Audubon Society. An interesting book of the study of animal life for all ages. Stamps have been pasted into book.
New York: Workman Publishing, 1988. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 210 pgs, notes, references, b&w illustrations. Foreword by David Attenborough. The search that unraveled the mystery of baby dinosaurs.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1963. Revised. Mass Market Paperback. 4 x 7, 384 pgs, b&w illustrations. The absorbing story of man from his own beginnings to the beginnings of written history, and a study of the relationship between culture and man.