Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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MUSHROOM AT THE END OF THE WORLD: ON THE POSSIBILITY OF LIFE IN CAPITALIST RUINS

Written by Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt
What a rare mushroom can teach us about sustaining life on a fragile planet Matsutake is the most valuable mushroom in the world--and a weed that grows in human-disturbed forests across the northern hemisphere. Through its ability to nurture trees, matsutake helps forests to grow in daunting places.
September 19, 2017 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 352 Pages |
$19.95
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U.S. MILITARY WORKING DOG TRAINING HANDBOOK

Written by Department of Defense
Learn how to train your dog exactly as the U.S. military trains its canine soldiers. This manual is the Department of Defense's principle source of information on care, conditioning, and training of our nation's Military Working Dogs - such as Cairo, the canine who served in the raid that killed Bin Laden.
October 30, 2012 | Paperback | Lyons Press | 304 Pages |
$16.95
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PRACTICAL HORSE MASSAGE: TECHNIQUES FOR LOOSENING AND STRETCHING MUSCLES

Written by Ettl, Renate
"Practical Horse Massage puts massage techniques and stretching exercises into perspective and is easy to learn."--Alaska Horse Journal "If you've ever thought that massage or stretching could benefit your horse, Practical Horse Massage is an easy, but thorough read."--Horse Illustrated "Well illustrated with color photographs, the author leaves nothing to chance and makes sure the reader will und
December 1, 2005 | Paperback | Lyons Press | 96 Pages |
$18.95
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OUTWITTING SQUIRRELS: 101 CUNNING STRATAGEMS TO REDUCE DRAMATICALLY THE EGREGIOUS MISAPPROPRIATION OF SEED FROM YOUR BIRDFEEDER BY SQUIRRELS

Written by Adler, Bill
Bird-loving Americans share a common problem: squirrels! These fast, greedy, incredibly crafty, fluffy-tailed rodents pillage birdfeeders before owners' very eyes. For 25 years, Outwitting Squirrels has been leading the charge to help bird lovers defend their feeders.
April 1, 2014 | Paperback | Chicago Review Press | 220 Pages |
$16.95
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CRAFTING WITH CAT HAIR: CUTE HANDICRAFTS TO MAKE WITH YOUR CAT

Written by Tsutaya, Kaori
Got fur balls? Are your favorite sweaters covered with cat hair? Do you love to make quirky and one-of-a-kind crafting projects? If so, then it's time to throw away your lint roller and curl up with your kitty! Crafting with Cat Hair shows readers how to transform stray clumps of fur into soft and adorable handicrafts.
October 11, 2011 | Paperback | Quirk Books | 96 Pages |
$14.95
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CATS ON CATNIP

Written by Marttila, Andrew
A humorous collection of dozens of photos of funny and adorable cats as they play with, roll in, and chow down their favorite snack of choice -- catnip. Cats love catnip. Whether it's eating it, playing with it, or rolling around in it, catnip turns our domestic feline friends into hilarious balls of activity.
June 19, 2018 | Hardcover | Running Press Adult | 128 Pages |
$16.00
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BUZZ: THE NATURE AND NECESSITY OF BEES

Written by Hanson, Thor
As seen on PBS's American Spring LIVE, the award-winning author of The Triumph of Seeds and Feathers presents a natural and cultural history of bees: the buzzing wee beasties that make the world go round.
July 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 304 Pages |
$27.00
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TRUTH ABOUT ANIMALS: STONED SLOTHS, LOVELORN HIPPOS, AND OTHER TALES FROM THE WILD SIDE OF WILDLIFE

Written by Cooke, Lucy
Mary Roach meets Bill Bryson in this surefire summer winner (Janet Maslin, New York Times), an uproarious tour of the basest instincts and biggest mysteries of the animal world Humans have gone to the Moon and discovered the Higgs boson, but when it comes to understanding animals, we've still got a long way to go.
April 17, 2018 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 352 Pages |
$28.00
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ANIMAL'S COMPANION: PEOPLE & THEIR PETS, A 26,000-YEAR LOVE STORY

Written by Harvey, Jacky Colliss
A unique and compelling exploration of why humans need animal companions -- from dogs and cats to horses, birds, and reptiles -- through the eyes of a New York Times bestselling historical detective author. In The Animal's Companion, the acclaimed social anthropologist and author of Red: A History of the Redhead turns her keen eye for cultural investigation toward u
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 304 Pages |
$27.99
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TIDES AND THE OCEAN: WATER'S MOVEMENT AROUND THE WORLD, FROM WAVES TO WHIRLPOOLS

Written by Thomson, William
Surfers, sailors, and anyone who loves the ocean will enjoy this visual exploration of the world's seas along its shores, including rip tides, swells, waves, and tsunamis. Tide is the vertical motion of water, something so subtle it is impossible to see with the naked eye.
May 15, 2018 | Hardcover | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 224 Pages |
$27.99

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