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Remarkable Trees Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780226673912
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Published: University of Chicago Press - October 11th, 2019

Throughout our history trees have been central to our existence. They provide us with vital ingredients for life—food, medicine, materials, even the oxygen we breathe. Ecologically, they are crucial in controlling pollution and moderating the climate, and culturally they are important to our religions, folklore and art.


The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the World Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781786275226
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - February 18th, 2020

The Story of Trees takes the reader on a visual journey from some of the earliest known tree species on our planet to the latest fruit cultivars.


Bugs Up Close: A Magnified Look at the Incredible World of Insects Cover Image
By Lars-Åke Janzon (Text by), John Hallmén (By (photographer))
$24.99
ISBN: 9781510750500
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Published: Skyhorse - February 11th, 2020

Take a close-up look into a world you’ve never noticed.

Bugs are usually so small that we hardly notice them, let alone think of them as living beings. But call upon the magnifying glass, and a shapeless jumble of legs, wings, and antennae suddenly starts staring back at us.

About 80 percent of the Earth’s animals are insects.


Birder's Life List & Journal Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780691194714
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Published: Princeton University Press/The Cornell Lab Pu - October 15th, 2019

Responding to popular demand, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology is pleased to bring out an all-new edition of its beloved Birder's Life List and Journal. This completely updated full-color life list (eBird/Clements Checklist 2018) and journal includes gorgeous illustrations from artist Rigel Stuhmiller.


Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore Cover Image
By Lawrence Millman, Amy Jean Porter (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780691194721
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Published: Princeton University Press - October 29th, 2019

"This little book is big fun."--Michael Pollan

An illustrated mini-encyclopedia of fungal lore, from John Cage and Terence McKenna to mushroom sex and fairy rings


Animal Trackers: Pocket Guides to Tracks and Signs of North American Animals and How to Track Them Cover Image
By James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781620053874
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Published: Waterford Press - October 7th, 2019

Common Spiders of North America Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780520315310
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Published: University of California Press - October 15th, 2019

Spiders are among the most diverse groups of terrestrial invertebrates, yet they are among the least studied and understood. This first comprehensive guide to all 68 spider families in North America beautifully illustrates 469 of the most commonly encountered species.


Moths: A Complete Guide to Biology and Behavior Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781588346544
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Published: Smithsonian Books - October 29th, 2019

Accessible introduction to the biology, life cycle, natural history, and classification of moths


National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America, 2nd Edition Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781426220623
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Published: National Geographic - October 15th, 2019

Geared to the casual and experienced birdwatcher alike, this completely revised guide to 150 of the most common and interesting birds in North America provides the perfect way to appreciate the feathered friends outside your window, along with the tools you need to cultivate them wherever you live.


The World Encyclopedia of Butterflies & Moths: A Natural History and Identification Guide to Over 565 Varieties Around the Globe Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780754834762
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Published: Lorenz Books - January 7th, 2020

Butterflies and moths captivate nature enthusiasts with their beauty and variety, but in addition to being attractive they are also of huge biological importance. This superb book, in a sumptuous new edition, covers the lifecycle of these creatures, with information on anatomy, feeding, flight and breeding.


Learn. Prepare. Trip. Transform

With so much misinformation surrounding magic mushrooms out there, it can be hard to separate fact from fiction. This is where Your Psilocybin Mushroom Companion comes in to help. In this book, you'll find a comprehensive yet friendly guide to everything there is to know about magic mushrooms.


Pennsylvania Butterflies & Pollinators: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species Cover Image
By James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung (Illustrator)
$7.95
ISBN: 9781620053843
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Published: Waterford Press - March 15th, 2020

Pollinators in Pennsylvania include bats, bees, hummingbirds, butterflies, moths, wasps, flies, and beetles. These beneficial species are both beautiful to observe and critical to the preservation of the state's diverse eco-system and agriculture.


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