Natural History

Natural History


  • Flower Color Guide

    By Darroch Putnam

    Our Price: $31.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780714877556
    • Publisher: Phaidon Press
    • Published: October 2018
  • National Audubon Society Guide to Marine Mammals of the World

    By Phillip J. Clapham

    Our Price: $32.50
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780375411410
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: April 2002
    Describes in detail all 120 species of the world's whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals & sea lions, manatees, Marine & Sea Otters, & the Polar Bear, with more than 320 illustrations, 418 photographs, & 123maps.
  • Reef Life: A Guide to Tropical Marine Life

    By Brandon Cole

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9781770851900
    • Publisher: Firefly Books
    • Published: March 2013
    A practical, up-to-date, comprehensive guidebook for divers, naturalists and students, featuring more than 800 color photographs of 800 species of ocean life. From tide pools to coral reefs and the open ocean beyond lies a world abounding with an assortment of colorful fish and fascinating creatures. The lure of the life that inhabits the ocean's reefs and open water is no secret to scuba enthusiasts and snorkelers who enjoy the opportunity to gaze upon this wonderful world through their dive masks. Reef Life identifies the most-likely encountered underwater life in the tropical marine environment, featuring more than 800 beautiful color photographs that provide the keys to this magnificent world. A gallery of more than 400 species offers readers an extensive identification guide to the most-likely encountered fishes and features each in detail: name, species, habitat, range and a description particular to the animal covered. With sections on invertebrates and algae, this guide reveals much about the range of animals and plants in the undersea ecosystem. Included is behavioral information on feeding, mimicry, and symbiosis, providing insights into natural survival strategies taking place among animals beneath the ocean surface. The clear, concise descriptions of the myriad of animals in the tropical oceans are collected in this handy, portable and comprehensive reference for use in the field or at the desk. The surveys of the tropical ocean regions and sea life around the world include: The Caribbean The Hawaiian Islands French Polynesia The Fijian Islands The Philippines and South China Sea Micronesia The Indonesian Archipelago Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands The Great Barrier Reef Western Thailand and Andaman Sea The Maldives and Western Indian Ocean The Red Sea Tropical Eastern Pacific.
  • The Garden Source: Inspirational Design Ideas for Gardens and Landscapes

    By Andrea Jones

    Our Price: $39.95
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780847837595
    • Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.
    • Published: February 2012
  • The Sibley Guide to Birds, Second Edition

    By David Allen Sibley

    Our Price: $35.95
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780307957900
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: March 2014
    A completely revised edition of Sibley's landmark guide, with more than 600 new paintings and 111 rare species added, new information on habitat and behavior, and more tips on finding species in the field.