Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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ANIMAL LANGUAGES

Written by Meijer, Eva
How animals speak to each other and to humans, from chimpanzees who learn sign language to dogs who parse the meaning of other dogs' growls.Is language what sets humans apart from other animals, as many have argued? Or do animals speak in their own languages, to each other and to us? In Animal Languages, Eva Meijer explores the latter possibility.
February 18, 2020 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 288 Pages |
$27.95
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HORSE DELUXE

Written by Klein, Kelly
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October 28, 2008 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 272 Pages |
$400.00
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STORY OF THE EARTH IN 25 ROCKS: TALES OF IMPORTANT GEOLOGICAL PUZZLES AND THE PEOPLE WHO SOLVED THEM

Written by Prothero, Donald R
Every rock is a tangible trace of the earth's past. The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks tells the fascinating stories behind the discoveries that shook the foundations of geology. In twenty-five chapters--each about a particular rock, outcrop, or geologic phenomenon--Donald R.
May 5, 2020 | Paperback | Columbia University Press | 368 Pages |
$24.00
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ON THE PROWL: IN SEARCH OF BIG CAT ORIGINS

Written by Harris, John
Big cats such as lions, tigers, leopards, and jaguars fascinate us like few other creatures. They are enduring symbols of natural majesty and power. Yet despite the magnetic appeal of the big cats, their origins and evolutionary history remain poorly understood--and human activity threatens to put an end to the big cats' glory.
June 2, 2020 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 272 Pages |
$35.00
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CUCKOO: THE UNINVITED GUEST

Written by Stokke, Bård G
We all know Cuckoos as the harbingers of spring - whose haunting calls proclaim the birds own name across fields and reedbeds. A bird much more often heard than actually seen, and often mistaken for a hawk or falcon when briefly glimpsed in flight.
January 3, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 160 Pages |
$25.95
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IN THE COMPANY OF SEAHORSES

Written by Hatcher, Julie
Seahorses are instantly recognisable and have been a part of our culture for millennia, yet we still know very little about these enigmatic creatures.
July 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 240 Pages |
$25.95
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HANDBOOK OF WHALES, DOLPHINS, AND PORPOISES OF THE WORLD

Written by Carwardine, Mark
The most authoritative reference guide to every cetacean species and subspecies in the world Handbook of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises of the World is the most comprehensive and up-to-date guide to these popular mammals.
February 25, 2020 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 528 Pages |
$35.00
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SPIDERS OF THE WORLD: A GUIDE TO EVERY FAMILY

Written by Platnick, Norman I
A stunningly illustrated natural history of spiders Spiders are among the most versatile creatures on the planet, inhabiting six of the seven continents and thriving in environments ranging from deserts and rain forests to Arctic tundra and cities.
June 9, 2020 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 240 Pages |
$29.95
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BIRD LOVE: THE FAMILY LIFE OF BIRDS

Written by Tong, Wenfei
A stunningly illustrated look at the mating and parenting lives of the world's birds Bird Love looks at the extraordinary range of mating systems in the avian world, exploring all the stages from courtship and nest-building to protecting eggs and raising chicks.
March 24, 2020 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 192 Pages |
$29.95
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CAT: A NATURAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY

Written by Brown, Sarah
A comprehensive, richly illustrated introduction to the behavior and qualities of the cat Of all the domesticated species, cats have enjoyed the most complex relationship with people--one that still leads to arguments about whether you can truly call the cat asleep by your fire tame.
March 24, 2020 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$27.95

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