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The Book of Snakes: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred Species from around the World Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9780226459394
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Published: University of Chicago Press - October 15th, 2018

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.


Whales: An Illustrated Celebration Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399581830
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Published: Ten Speed Press - August 21st, 2018

A gorgeously illustrated, entertaining, and educational guide to the wonderful whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the world.


The New Encyclopedia of Snakes Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780691132952
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Published: 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.


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Animals of a Bygone Era: An Illustrated Compendium Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780399578526
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 4th, 2017

A beautifully illustrated collection of fascinating, surprising, and funny facts about extinct animals.


The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062490421
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Published: 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


Down from the Mountain: The Life and Death of a Grizzly Bear Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781328972453
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Published: 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...


The World of Dinosaurs: An Illustrated Tour Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780226622729
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Published: University of Chicago Press - March 8th, 2019

Dinosaurs 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.


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Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save  Lives in World War II Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812981650
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 14th, 2015

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

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


American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780385521697
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Published: 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.
 


Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America (Peterson Field Guides) Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780395935965
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 1st, 2006

The Peterson Field Guide Series (R) Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute

America's Best-Selling Field Guides

THE PETERSON IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM Roger Tory Peterson's unique system shows exactly what features to look for to tell one species from another.


The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals: Second Edition Cover Image
$49.50
ISBN: 9780691164533
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Published: 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.


America's Wild Horses: The History of the Western Mustang Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781634503938
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Published: 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.


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