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  • Islands, the Universe, Homeby Gretel Ehrlich

    Open Road Media 2017; US$ 14.99

    Ten essays on nature, ritual, and philosophy ?that are so point-blank vital you nearly need to put the book down to settle yourself? ( San Francisco Chronicle ). Gretel Ehrlich?s world is one of solitude and wonder, pain and beauty, and these elements give life to her stunning prose. Ever since her acclaimed debut, The Solace of Open Spaces ,... more...

  • The Solace of Open Spacesby Gretel Ehrlich

    Open Road Media 2017; US$ 14.99

    These transcendent, lyrical essays on the West announced Gretel Ehrlich as a major American writer??Wyoming has found its Whitman? (Annie Dillard). Poet and filmmaker Gretel Ehrlich went to Wyoming in 1975 to make the first in a series of documentaries when her partner died. Ehrlich stayed on and found she couldn?t leave. The Solace of Open Spaces... more...

  • The Best Read Naturalist"by Ralph Waldo Emerson; Michael P. Branch; Clinton Mohs

    University of Virginia Press 2017; US$ 65.00

    Ralph Waldo Emerson is one of the most important figures in American nature writing, yet until now readers have had no book devoted to this central theme in his work. "The Best Read Naturalist" fills this lacuna, placing several of Emerson?s lesser-known pieces of nature writing in conversation with his canonical essays. Organized chronologically,... more...

  • The Sand Sheetby Arturo Longoria

    Texas A&M University Press 2017; Not Available

    More than two million acres of sand, born and blown from an ancient sea beginning about ten thousand years ago, stretch across eight counties in deep South Texas. Known as the Coastal Sand Plain, the Texas Coastal Sand Sheet, or just the Sand Sheet, it is a region of few people, little rainfall, and no water. Among the dunes and dry, brown flats,... more...

  • Stepping Offby Thomas Wilson

    Fremantle Press 2017; US$ 9.99

    Stepping Off is a book for locals and travellers alike. It is the story of the south-western corner of Western Australia: an environmental history, a social history, an invitation to reconnect with the land ? and in doing so, to reconnect with ourselves. more...

  • A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Riversby Henry David Thoreau

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers is both a remembrance of an intensely spiritual moment in Henry David Thoreau's life and a memoriam to his older brother who accompanied him on the trip shortly before his death. Full of fascinating literary musings and philosophical speculations, this book is a true precursor to Walden. more...

  • The Essays of Henry David Thoreauby Henry David Thoreau

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    Collected here are nineteen essays by Henry David Thoreau. Thoreau was one of America's best known and most influential writers. His work has helped shape the American Discourse and had a lasting effect on the environmental movement in America. Included here are The Service, A Walk to Wachusett, Paradise (to be) Regained, The Landlord, Herald of Freedom,... more...

  • Zéro Pollutionby Yannick Roudaut

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 14.99

    En finir avec le déni de nature et passer au monde d?après. Pollution de l?air, de l?eau, des sols, dérèglement climatique, dégradation de la biodiversité, maladies respiratoires, cancers? la pollution est partout. En seulement deux siècles, nous avons produit le fléau de nos sociétés modernes. Est-ce cela le progrès ? Comment pouvons-nous donner... more...

  • Winterby Melissa Harrison

    Elliott & Thompson 2016; US$ 9.99

    Winter is a withdrawal: quiet and dark and cold. But in the dim light frost shimmers, stars twinkle and hearths blaze as we come together to keep out the chill. In spite of the season, life persists: visiting birds fill our skies, familiar creatures find clever ways to survive, and the world reveals winter riches to those willing to venture outdoors.... more...

  • Coast Rangeby Nick Neely

    Counterpoint 2016; US$ 25.00

    Coast: the edge of land, or conversely the edge of sea. Range: a measure between limits, or the scope or territory of a thing. Coast Range , the debut collection of essays from writer Nick Neely, meticulously and thoughtfully dwells on these intersections and much more. The book?s title refers to the region in which these essays are set: the California... more...