Natural History

Natural History


  • Arctic Animals: A Celebration of Survival

    By Fred Bruemmer

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781559710213
    • Publisher: NorthWord Press
    • Published: September 1987
  • Arctic Wings: Birds of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

    By Stephen C. Brown

    Our Price: $27.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780898869767
    • Publisher: Mountaineers Books
    • Published: June 2006
    Two hundred color images celebrating the birds that journey to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge each year are accompanied by essays by noted biologists and conservationists.
  • Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife

    By David Mizejewski

    Our Price: $12.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781580111508
    • Published: January 2004
    Complemented by more than two hundred full-color illustrations and photographs, this practical guide to environmentally friendly landscape design explains how to create a backyard garden that will attract a wide range of wildlife, including butterflies, birds, and amphibians, and provides detailed instructions for a variety of habitat-inducing projects, tips on using native plants, and more. Original.
  • Attracting Native Pollinators: Protecting North America's Bees and Butterflies

    By Xerces Society

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781603426954
    • Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC
    • Published: February 2011
    Protect the Pollinators That Help Feed the World: Bees, wasps, butterflies, moths, flies, and some beetles pollinate more than 70 percent of flowering plants, but North America's native pollinators face multiple threats to their health and habitat. The Xerces Society offers a complete action plan of protecting these industrious animals by providing flowering habitat and nesting sites. Providing Healthy Habitats for Pollinators: Supports bountiful farm and garden harvests; Maintains healthy plant communities; Provides food for other wildlife; Beautifies your landscape with flower plants.
  • Beachcomber's Guide to Gulf Coast Marine Life

    By Susan B. Rothschild

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781589790612
    • Publisher: TAYLOR TRADE
    • Published: February 2004
    Updated guide provides the latest findings about the biology and ecology of the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Beds and Borders

    By Better Homes And Gardens

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470540275
    • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Published: December 2009
    Presents a step-by-step guide for more than ninety garden projects, offering planning grids, supply lists, and plant advice for each region.
  • Better Homes & Gardens Rose Gardening

    By Better Homes & Gardens

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470878453
    • Publisher: Wiley
    • Published: December 2010
    Written by rose experts, this book gives you advice on selecting the best roses for your yard. Choose from classic hybrid teas, ground-hugging landscape roses, tree roses for containers, or climbers that smother arbors in bowers of bloom. With more than 650 gorgeous rose photographs, you'll be inspired to plant even more of this easy, elegant flower.Choose from custom-designed rose gardens with easy, plant-by-number plans.Peruse our colorful, photo-filled gallery of 386 roses to find your favorites.Select the right roses for your garden style and region.Discover secrets of combining roses with other plants.Be a successful rose grower wherever you live with rose care calendars by region.
  • Better Homes and Gardens Garden Color

    By Kathleen Pyle

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780696215346
    • Publisher: MEREDITH BOOKS
    • Published: January 2003
    A guide to creating colorful gardens presents an array of purchasing, planting, and decorating suggestions, discussing such topics as how to design for nighttime effectiveness, enabling year-round color, and evoking specific feelings in a garden. Original. 40,000 first printing.
  • Better Homes and Gardens New Garden Book

    By Marilyn Rogers

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780696221446
    • Publisher: Meredith Books
    • Published: January 2005
    All aspects of home landscaping and gardening are illustrated and described for the amateur gardener in an updated edition of the popular gardening reference, which features easy-to-follow instructions for landscaping with a variety of plants, detailed plant selection guides and hardiness zone maps, more than one thousand photographs, the latest trends, and practical tips and advice. Simultaneous. 75,000 first printing.
  • Better Homes and Gardens Perennial Gardening (Better Homes and Gardens Gardening)

    By Better Homes and Gardens

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470878446
    • Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens
    • Published: November 2010
    A comprehensive reference for planning, planting, and caring for the most popular perennials Perennial Gardening from Better Homes and Gardens makes it easy to plan and maintain your ideal home garden with a wealth of smart guidance on selecting and caring for your perennials. All of the essentials are covered here, from planning the initial design to choosing the right perennials for your geographical region to maintaining your garden over time. Perfect for gardeners of any and all skill levels, the book is packed with useful checklists, troubleshooting advice for common problems, handy at-a-glance charts, up-to-date coverage on new varieties and trends, and in-depth guidance on basic gardening techniques. Includes a primer on perennials and plenty of inspirational designs, including color combinations and plant pairings Features more than 700 gorgeous full-color photographs and colorful diagrams Covers hundreds of varieties of perennials Whether you're planning your first garden or looking to add perennials to the garden you love, Perennial Gardening covers everything you need to know.
  • Big December Canvansbacks

    By Worth Mathewson

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781568331539
    • Publisher: DERRYDALE PRESS, THE
    • Published: May 2000
    Big December Canvasbacks is an almost poetic celebration of the beautiful waterfowl of the Northwest United States and the captivating places they inhabit.
  • Bird Migration

    Our Price: $97.99
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780521448222
    • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
    • Published: May 1993
    The aim of this book is to give a general overview of the whole subject of bird migration. After a chapter describing the Earth's climate and ecosystem, the book is divided into three main sections. The first presents the life histories and migratory habits of nine different ecological categories of birds. The second section deals with the course and timing of the flight journeys, flight behavior, fuel economy, flocking, and the hazards from disorientation and predation. The final section covers the ways that birds navigate and shows that this process is still by no means fully understood.
  • Birding

    By Joseph Forshaw

    Our Price: $8.50
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780737000771
    • Publisher: TIME-LIFE
    • Published: March 2000
    Introduces the characteristics and behavior of birds, describes specific species, and offers advice on observing and photographing them.
  • Birds of the Northeast

    By Winston Williams

    Our Price: $17.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780911977080
    • Published: September 1989
  • Bold Romantic Gardens: The New World Landscapes of Oehme and van Sweden

    By Wolfgang Oehme

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781888931105
    • Publisher: Spacemaker Press
    • Published: April 1998