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  1. Great Plains Weather
    The weather of the Great Plains is extreme and highly variable, from floods to droughts, blizzards to tornadoes. In Great Plains Weather Kenneth F. Dewey explains what makes this region’s climate unique by presenting a... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2019
    Paperback | £12.99
  2. Earth Emotions
    As climate change and development pressures overwhelm the environment, our emotional relationships with Earth are also in crisis. Pessimism and distress are overwhelming people the world over. In this maelstrom of emotion, solastalgia,... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2019
    Paperback | £14.99
  3. Mesozoic Sea Dragons
    Mesozoic Sea Dragons is a fascinating, in-depth look at marine life from the Middle Triassic Period, drawing upon the best marine fossil record for that period in the world.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2019
    Hardback | £58.00
  4. The News at the Ends of the Earth
    Hester Blum examines the rich, offbeat collection of printed ephemera created by nineteenth- and early twentieth-century polar explorers, showing how ship newspapers and other writing shows how explores wrestled with questions... Learn More
    Published: 26th April 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  5. Coral Empire
    Ann Elias traces the history of two explorers whose photographs and films of tropical reefs in the 1920s cast corals and the sea as an unexplored territory to be exploited in ways that tied the tropics and reefs to colonialism,... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  6. A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities

    A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities

    Written by John J. Moriarty, Photographs by Siah L. St. Clair

    University Of Minnesota Press

    An illustrated guide to the natural habitats and rich diversity of wildlife in the greater Minneapolis and St. Paul metro area Though the Twin Cities and environs have proven a fine habitat for one particular species, the three... Learn More
    Published: 3rd October 2018
    Paperback | £22.99
  7. Noah's Ravens
    How can the tracks of dinosaurs best be interpreted and used to reconstruct them? In many Mesozoic sedimentary rock formations, fossilized footprints of bipedal, three-toed (tridactyl) dinosaurs are preserved in huge numbers,... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2018
    Hardback | £68.00
  8. Global Mountain Regions
    No matter where they are located in the world, communities living in mountain regions have shared experiences defined in large part by contradictions. ... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £36.00
  9. Searching for Minnesota's Native Wildflowers
    A beautifully illustrated, family-friendly guide to Minnesota\u2019s native wildflowers and how to find them Once prairie grasses and flowers bloomed for hundreds of miles in the western part of what we now call Minnesota. Once... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2018
    Hardback | £18.99
  10. Gunflint Burning
    On May 5, 2007, two days into his twenty-seventh trip to the Boundary Waters, Stephen Posniak found a perfect spot on Ham Lake and set about making a campfire. Over the next two weeks, the fire he set would consume 75,000 acres... Learn More
    Published: 8th May 2018
    Hardback | £19.99
    Paperback | £12.99
  11. The Spokane River

    The Spokane River

    Edited by Paul Lindholdt

    University of Washington Press

    From Lake Coeur d’Alene to its confluence with the Columbia, the Spokane River travels 111 miles of varied and often spectacular terrain—rural, urban, in places wild. The river has been a trading and gathering place for Indigenous... Learn More
    Published: 19th April 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  12. Fossil Frogs and Toads of North America
    Despite being among the most versatile and interesting amphibians in North America, frogs and toads (otherwise known as anurans) have not traditionally received enough attention from science. But now, with the population of modern... Learn More
    Published: 9th March 2018
    Paperback | £22.99
  13. Bringing Whales Ashore

    Bringing Whales Ashore

    Oceans and the Environment of Early Modern Japan

    Written by Jakobina K. Arch, Foreword by and Series edited by Paul S. Sutter

    University of Washington Press

    Today, Japan defends its controversial whaling expeditions by invoking tradition—but what was the historical reality? In examining the techniques and impacts of whaling during the Tokugawa period (1603–1868), Jakobina Arch... Learn More
    Published: 2nd March 2018
    Hardback | £32.00
  14. Weather in Texas
    Only in Texas could a snowstorm pelt the Panhandle at the very moment abrasive dust is scouring the Permian Basin while searing heat is wilting the Winter Garden region in the south. The state's large size and central location... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2017
    Paperback | £18.99
  15. Life Through the Ages, A Commemorative Edition
    First published in 1946, Charles R. Knight’s Life Through the Ages was for many a beloved first look at the strange animals of the prehistoric past. For much of the 20th century, Knight’s reconstructions were the key resource... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2017
    Paperback | £13.99
  16. Seismic City

    Seismic City

    An Environmental History of San Francisco's 1906 Earthquake

    Written by Joanna L. Dyl, Foreword by and Series edited by Paul S. Sutter

    University of Washington Press

    On April 18, 1906, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook the San Francisco region, igniting fires that burned half the city. The disaster in all its elements — earthquake, fires, and recovery — profoundly disrupted the urban order... Learn More
    Published: 4th October 2017
    Hardback | £26.99
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