New York: Galahad Books, 1973. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11, 91 pgs, color illustrations throughout. A guide book for young adults.
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New York: Knopf, 2001. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 297 pgs. Science, biography, and arctic exploration coverage in this extraordinary true story of the life and work of Norwegian scientist Kristian Birkeland, the troubled genius who solved the mysteries of one of nature's most spectacular displays. Captivated by the...
New York: St Martin's Press, 1978. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 210 pgs. Narrative natural history, reminiscent of Thoreau, or a Nebraska county.
Washington DC: National Wildlife Federation, 1984. Hardcover. 10 1/2 x 9, 160 pgs, color photos throughout. The hidden natural wonder of America's wildlife and landscape as you travel from mountain peak to tide pool, and from endless prairie to life-rich marshland.
College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11, 179 pgs, index, b&w photos, maps and illustrations. Interesting archaeology studies.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1971. First edition. Paperback. 5 x 8 1/2, 159 pgs, b&w illustrations. A month by month commentary on natural surroundings and events, and other things, by an author who won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction with her first novel.
Sarasota, FL: Pineapple Press, 1989. Paperback. 6 x 9, 272 pgs, color illustrations. A comprehensive handbook of Florida birds, a guide to identification, enjoyment, and protection of Florida's varied and beautiful population of birds.
New York: Harper Collins, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 212 pgs, index, notes, bibliography.
Palmer Lake, CO: Filter Press, 1974. First edition. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 52 pgs, b&w illustrations by Gary Moore. A good introduction to the plants and animals of this region.
Washington DC: National Geographic Society, 1969. Hardcover. 7 x 10, 199 pgs, index, color photos throughout. Looks at Alaska's exciting past and from a 1960's perspective, promising future.
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2002. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 259 pgs, color photos throughout. Ex-library with the usual markings. An informative, beautiful and sometimes poetic writing of one man's life as a birder--From the swamps of Alabama to the icy waters of Quebec's Gaspe Peninsula, to his back yard. This...
Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico Geological Society, 1972. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11, 235 pgs, b&w photos, illustrations and maps, mapped endsheets. Interesting geology of the area of New Mexico around Santa Rosa.
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1983. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 372 pgs. Part travelog, part geography, part history & ecology, a look at the Amazon today.
New York: Villard, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. 5 x 8, 250 pgs. Essays and short stories exploring the relationship between humans and nature. Signed by the author.
New York: Macmillan, 1961. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 778 pgs, b&w illustrations. An informative and interesting old textbook.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1981. Second edition. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 11, 112 pgs, b&w and color photos. Presents a look at the past of Indian peoples in both text and black and white images of villages and artifacts unearthed up through the 1970s.
Tucson, AZ: Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, 1989. Paperback. 9 x 12, 48 pgs, color photos. Lots of beautiful photos and stories about what you'll see at this wonderful zoo/museum in Tucson, Arizona.
Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 1987. Second edition. Paperback. 5 x 8 1/2, 88 pgs, index, biblio, illustrated. A field guide to common animals of roads, streets, and highways. A guide for the animals that has been "flattened by dozens of vehicles & baked by the sun to an indistinct fur, scale or feather-covered patty"
Phoenix, AZ: Southwest Natural History Assn. 1984. Paperback. 6 x 9, 205 pgs, photos. This detailed, annotated bibliography is a must for the student of the Desert Bighorn. Lists all the literature & provides substantial discussion of each volume with info on sheep lore, natural history, & hunting.
New York: Random House, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 203 pgs, b&w and color photos throughout. Covers the basics of outdoor photography as well as in-depth solutions to frequent problems.
NMGS, 1963. Hardcover. 8 x 11, 240 pgs, b&w photos and illustrations. Technical papers presented at this conference. Spine is cracked at front but holding well and can easily be reglued.
New York: Penguin Books, 1997. Reprint. Paperback. 5 x 7, 294 pgs, index, bibliography, b&w photos, illustrations. From the Vikings to Clarence Birdseye, the author introduces the explorers, merchants, writers, chefs and fisherman, whose lives have been interwoven with the prolific fish. He chronicles the cod wars of the 16th...
Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 1980. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 159 pgs, index, b&w photos. Basic knowledge that will enahnce the experience of exploring Maui: describes how the island emerged, was formed, and is still being shaped by nature's forces of volcano, wind, and water.
Florence, KY: The Nature Company, 1993. First printing. Hardcover. 11 x 10 1/2, 182 pgs, color photos throughout. A celebration of wolves in word and image. Pretty coffee-table style book. Ex-library with the usual markings.
Missoula, MT: Mountain Press Publishing, 2007. First edition. Paperback. 8 1/2 x 9, 48 pgs, color and b&w photos and illustrations. A children's book about unusual desert creatures.