For millennia, humans have regarded snakes with an exceptional combination of fascination and revulsion. Some people recoil in fear at the very suggestion of these creatures, while others happily keep them as pets. Snakes can convey both beauty and menace in a single tongue flick and so these creatures have held a special place in our cultures.$17.99ISBN: 9780399581830Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Ten Speed Press - August 21st, 2018
A gorgeously illustrated, entertaining, and educational guide to the wonderful whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the world.$35.00ISBN: 9780691132952Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Princeton University Press - September 9th, 2007
Comprehensive, up-to-date, and richly illustrated with some 200 color photographs, The New Encyclopedia of Snakes is the best single-volume reference on snakes. A thorough revision of the highly successful Encyclopedia of Snakes, Chris Mattison's new book is the only one of its kind to deal in detail with snakes from around the world.$14.99ISBN: 9780399578526Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ten Speed Press - April 4th, 2017
A beautifully illustrated collection of fascinating, surprising, and funny facts about extinct animals.$29.99ISBN: 9780062490421Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: William Morrow - April 24th, 2018
"THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY," hails Scientific American: A thrilling new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists.
"A masterpiece of science writing." —Washington Post$25.00ISBN: 9781328972453Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 16th, 2019"Andrews’ wonderful Down from the Mountain is deeply informed by personal experience and made all the stronger by his compassion and measured thoughts...$32.50ISBN: 9780226622729Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: University of Chicago Press - March 8th, 2019Dinosaurs have held sway over our imaginations since the discovery of their bones first shocked the world in the nineteenth century. From the monstrous beasts stalking Jurassic Park to the curiosities of the natural history museum, dinosaurs are creatures that unite young and old in awestruck wonder.$18.00ISBN: 9780812981650Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 14th, 2015
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The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill$18.00ISBN: 9780385521697Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Spiegel & Grau - September 15th, 2009
From the host of the Travel Channel’s “The Wild Within.”
A hunt for the American buffalo—an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal that has haunted the American imagination.
$22.99ISBN: 9780395935965Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Houghton Mifflin - October 1st, 2006
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THE PETERSON IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM Roger Tory Peterson's unique system shows exactly what features to look for to tell one species from another.$49.50ISBN: 9780691164533Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Princeton University Press - April 27th, 2015
The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals is the essential companion for anyone going on safari or interested in African mammals--no other field guide covers the whole continent in a portable format. Now fully revised and updated, it covers all known species of African land mammals and features 780 stunning color illustrations.$19.99ISBN: 9781634503938Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Skyhorse - April 18th, 2017
There is no creature that quite embodies the beauty and grandeur of the American West as does the wild horse. For thousands of years, the horse has roamed the plains and valleys of the American continent, free of the encumbrances of man or the saddle.