A Meeting Of Land And Sea

Author: Director of the Harvard Forest David R Foster
ISBN: 9780300214178
Size: 47.40 MB
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An eminent ecologist shows how an iconic New England island has been shaped by nature and human history, and how its beloved landscape can be protected Full of surprises, bedecked with gorgeous photographs and maps, and supported by ...

The History Of Martha S Vineyard

Author: Arthur Railton
Publisher: Commonwealth Editions
ISBN: 9781933212715
Size: 48.89 MB
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"Published in association with the Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, this comprehensive illustrated history of the island was written by its foremost authority."

New England Forests Through Time

Author: David R. Foster
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Size: 23.93 MB
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This first book based on the dioramas conveys the phenomenal history of the land, the beauty of the models, and new insights into nature.

To The New Owners

Author: Madeleine Blais
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN: 0802189091
Size: 67.71 MB
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But more than that, this is an elegy for a special place. Many of us have one place that anchors our most powerful memories.

The New Sylva

Author: Gabriel Hemery
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408835444
Size: 18.23 MB
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A visually sumptuous and breathtakingly detailed book about British trees and woodland.

Nature Crime

Author: Rosaleen Duffy
Publisher: Yale University Press
Size: 18.86 MB
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In this impressively researched, alarming book, Rosaleen Duffy investigates the world of nature conservation, arguing that the West's attitude to endangered wildlife is shallow, self-contradictory, and ultimately very damaging.

Preserving Nature In The National Parks

Author: Richard West Sellars
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300154143
Size: 26.55 MB
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This book traces the epic clash of values between traditional scenery-and-tourism management and emerging ecological concepts in the national parks, America's most treasured landscapes.

Thirst For Power

Author: Michael E. Webber
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300221061
Size: 32.98 MB
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This farsighted book offers a new, holistic way of thinking about energy and water—a big picture approach that reveals the interdependence of the two resources, identifies the seriousness of the challenges, and lays out an optimistic ...

The Nature Principle

Author: Richard Louv
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 161620141X
Size: 75.29 MB
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In this book the author argues that a strong connection to nature is essential for human health.

Green Intelligence

Author: John Wargo
ISBN: 9780300167900
Size: 56.73 MB
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In this book, he explains the origins of society’s profound misunderstanding of everyday chemical hazards and offers a practical path toward developing greater “green intelligence.” Despite the rising trend in environmental awareness, ...