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21 Elephant Destiny: Biography of an Endangered Species in Africa
Meredith, Martin
New York Public Affairs Press 2003 1-58648-077-4 / 9781586480776 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean brown boards with black spine, silver lettering on spine. Very light bump to spine corner. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 244 pgs. Illustrated with color plates and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Environmental Conservation. 007971

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Amazonian Chronicles, Meunier, Jacques and A. M. Savarin
22 The Amazonian Chronicles
Meunier, Jacques and A. M. Savarin
San Francisco Mercury House 1994 1-56279-053-6 / 9781562790530 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
AS NEW first edition. Very clean yellow-orange boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 169 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The authors chart the history and wonder of the Amazon region and report their own extraordinary experience of it. Their work is a fervent plea to end the genocide of Amazonian people that continues today. 8vo. South America. 015397

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The Atlantic Salmon: A Vanishing Species?, Netboy, Anthony
23 The Atlantic Salmon: A Vanishing Species?
Netboy, Anthony
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1968 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 457 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny shallow chips at top and bottom spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The first book in any language to deal with the Atlantic salmon in all the countries where the species is, or has been, an important natural resource. 8vo. Fish. 015379

Price: 15.00 USD
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Water Unlimited, Roberts, Kenneth
24 Water Unlimited
Roberts, Kenneth
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1957 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue-green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. Previous owner inscription on half-title page. 285 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket has slight edge wear and short closed tears, is price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book disclosesthe exciting details of the cases in which water seekers in many parts of the world have been helped since the company "Water Unlimited, Inc.," using the dowsing rod of Henry Gross, came into operation. It also has important information for everyone concerned about water shortages in the world. 013843

Price: 30.00 USD
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At the Foot of the Tree: a Wanderer's Musings Before the Fall, Rolf Edberg
25 At the Foot of the Tree: a Wanderer's Musings Before the Fall
Rolf Edberg
University, Alabama University Of Alabama Press 1974 0817366148 / 9780817366148 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Revised and updated edition for the English Translation, in clean unclipped original jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with orange tree design on cover, orange lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 162 pages. Translated by David Mel Paul and Margareta Paul. Clean jacket is not price clipped, no chips, two very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021269

Price: 14.00 USD
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26 The Wilderness Coast: Adventures of a Gulf Coast Naturalist
Rudloe, Jack
New York Truman Talley Books/E.P. Dutton 1988 0-525-24607-X / 9780525246077 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner inscription on fly leaf. 262 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Environmental Conservation. 008125

Price: 12.00 USD
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Energy Isnt Easy, Smith, Norman F
27 Energy Isnt Easy
Smith, Norman F
New York Coward Mccann 1984 0698205847 / 9780698205840 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 203 pp. with index. Illustrated with diagrams and photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (12.95 on front inside flap), enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Explores the different forms of energy and analyzes the problems in converting them into useful work; examines the nature of heat; explains the different grades of energy; chapters on various ways we can practice energy conservation and consequences for the environment of alternate energy systems. 020643

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Producing Your Own Power How to Make Nature's Energy Sources Work for You, Stoner, Carol Hupping (Editor)
28 Producing Your Own Power How to Make Nature's Energy Sources Work for You
Stoner, Carol Hupping (Editor)
Emmaus, PA Rodale Press 1974 0878570888 / 9780878570881 Later printing Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with black lettering on spine. Slight bumping to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name stamped on front free endpaper. 322 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs, diagrams, charts. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has numerous small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. Explains how to calculate energy needs for families, individuals, community; how to build solar water heaters; install and use wind generators; set up small water power sites; use the sun for space heating; plan and maintain a woodlot; design and build methane gas digesters; increase energy efficiency of existing houses; construct hydraulic rams; and more. 017760

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Wilderness Defender: Horace M. Albright and Conservation, Swain, Donald C.
29 Wilderness Defender: Horace M. Albright and Conservation
Swain, Donald C.
Chicago/London University of Chicago Press 1970 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean brown decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 347 pgs. with index. Frontis photo of Horace M. Albright. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Horace M. Albright was a central figure in the American conservation movement in the first half of the twentieth century who helped found the National Park Service. 6" x 9". Conservation. 017190

Price: 25.00 USD
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Hungry Waters: The Story of the Great Flood, Together with an Account of famous Floods of History, and plans for Flood control and Prevention, Thomas, Lowell
30 Hungry Waters: The Story of the Great Flood, Together with an Account of famous Floods of History, and plans for Flood control and Prevention
Thomas, Lowell
Chicago/Philadelphia/Toronto The John C. Winston Co. 1937 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Green cloth boards with black and silver illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Very slight soiling ( a few small spots to rear board). No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated with photographs. 8 vo.. Flood Control. 011095

Price: 12.00 USD
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31 The Health of the Country: How American Settlers Understood Themselves and Their Land
Valencius, Conevery Bolton
New York Basic Books, Inc. 2002 0-465-08986-0 / 9780465089864 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 388 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has been price clipped--enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. American History. 007966

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32 Guale: The Sacred Landscape
Valentine, James
Atlanta, GA Peachtree Publishers 1988 0-934601-57-7 / 9780934601573 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Endpapers are clean. 128 pgs. Illustrated with beautiful full-color photographs throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful book about the barrier island of the Georgia (USA) coast, where the Guale Indians lived, hunted and fished before white man's appearance. Folio. Environmental Conservation. 008123

Price: 20.00 USD
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33 Only One Earth: The Care and Maintenance of a Small Planet
Ward, Barbara and Rene Dubos
New York E. P. Dutton 1972 393-06391-7 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 225 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Ecology. 008397

Price: 12.00 USD
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34 On the Shore of the Sundown Sea
Watkins, T. H.
San Francisco/New York Sierra Club 1973 87156-084-4 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Earl Thollander 
Very clean ivory buckram cloth boards with illustration on cover, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Black endpapers. Lovely illustrations throughout by Earl Thollander. 126 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, clean with exception of extremely faint small sticker shadow on upper front corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true story of the delights of living on the California coast, the threats to the natural beauty of the coastline, and efforts to save it.Environmental Conservation. 008457

Price: 10.00 USD
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35 Sand and Gravel Resources of the Coastal Plain of Virginia - Bulletin 32
Wentworth, Chester K.
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia/State Commission on Conservation and Development 1930 First Soft Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean brown wraps with black print and state seal of Virginia on cover, black lettering on spine. No chipping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 146 pgs. with index, fold out map in excellent condition. 8vo. Virginia. 010825

Price: 25.00 USD
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Red - Passion and Patience in the Desert, Williams, Terry Tempest
36 Red - Passion and Patience in the Desert
Williams, Terry Tempest
New York Random House Inc 2001 0375420770 / 9780375420771 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line on copyright page, in unclipped jacket. Clean rust red boards with brown spine, unchipped gold lettering on spine. Very tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers illustrated with topographical maps; no names, writing or marks. 258 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Traces the author's lifelong love of and commitment to the desert, as she explores why America's redrock wilderness matters to the soul of this country, briding the divide between the political and the poetic with her beautiful essays. 018408

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