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- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 48.95
Environmental Criticism for the Twenty-First Century showcases the recent explosive expansion of environmental criticism, which is actively transforming three areas of broad interest in contemporary literary and cultural studies: history, scale, and science. With contributors engaging texts from the medieval period through the twenty-first century,... more...
- Gallery Books 2015; US$ 24.99
Matt Graham, star of the Discovery Channel?s Dual Survival and Dude, You?re Screwed , details the physical, mental, and emotional joys and harrowing struggles of his life as a modern-day hunter-gatherer. Early on in his life, Matt craved a return to nature. When he became an adult, he set aside his comfortable urban life and lived entirely off... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2015; US$ 28.99
The impact of invasive organisms is second only to habitat loss as a threat to biodiversity and yet, despite increasing ecological awareness, people remain largely unaware of these plants and animals and their potentially devastating impact. Although most biological introductions fail, many prove successful and these can prove disastrous for native... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95
Decades of research and discussion have shown that the human population growth and our increased consumption of natural resources cannot continue ? there are limits to growth. This volume demonstrates how we might modify and revise our economic systems using nature as a model. The book describes how nature uses three growth forms: biomass, information,... more...
- Smithsonian 2016; US$ 27.95
More than a hundred years ago, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote a novel called The Lost World with the exciting premise that dinosaurs and other prehistoric beasts still ruled in South America. Little did Conan Doyle know, there were terrifying monsters in South America--they just happened to be extinct. In fact, South America has an incredible history... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 18.00
Winner of the 2015 PROSE Award for US History A ?fascinating, encyclopedic history?of greater New York City through an ecological lens? ( Publishers Weekly , starred review)?the sweeping story of one of the most man-made spots on earth. Gotham Unbound recounts the four-century history of how hundreds of square miles of open marshlands became home... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
Rangelands are large natural landscapes that can include grasslands, shrublands, savannahs and woodlands. They are greatly influenced by, and often dependent on, the action of herbivores. In the majority of rangelands the dominant herbivores are found in domestic herds that are managed by mobile pastoralists. Most pastoralists manage their rangelands... more...
- Dover Publications 2013; US$ 17.95
Timeless observations on the craft of writing, taken from Thoreau?s journals?conditions required, method of creation, ideals and purpose of his art, etc. Also, experiments in style which culminated in Thoreau?s classic Walden. Foreword. Introduction. Selected Bibliography. Index. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 11.95
The United States is blessed with birds, a vast and richly varied population that changes considerably as the habitat changes from forest, to meadow, to marsh. As Thomas P. McElroy puts it in this unique birding guide, "Birds are everywhere . . . and this fact alone provides innumerable ecological equations to challenge the most curious of intellects."... more...
- Dover Publications 2013; US$ 11.95
The conflict between scientific observation and poetry, reflections on abolition, transcendental philosophy, other concerns are explored in this superb general selection from Thoreau's voluminous Journal . Here are "...the choicest fruits of Thoreau..." ? Nation . more...