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Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer Jim Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
Bears; Where They Fought
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This short introduction to Glacier National Park's Swiftcurrent Valley will delight, entertain, and offer a glimpse into the dramatic history of the most beautiful place on Earth... or so many visitors claim!
The Lunesdale & Oxenholme Staghounds - A History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Today, the Lunesdale and Oxenholme Staghounds are consigned to history and for the most part forgotten. The deer they chased, including Lion and Mabel, have gone to that great rutting ground in the sky. The horses, among them White Wine and Lionel, push up the grass instead of grazing it, and the sound of the horn and halloa has been replaced by the rumble of traffic and the high-speed train.
Oregon's Greatest Natural Disasters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Giant earthquakes and tsunamis devastate western Oregon every 300 to 600 years. The last one hit in 1700, so we're due anytime. This informative, entertaining book tells the stories of Oregon's past floods, fires, and eruptions. Then it investigates the cycles behind our natural disasters and takes a look at what may happen when the next "Big One" strikes.
A Journey of Seasons: A Year In the Ozarks High Country
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
If you long for the country life or love the outdoors you will appreciate this beautiful and inspiring book. Set in the rugged heart of the Missouri Ozarks, A Journey of Seasons is a beautifully recounted memoir filled with nature notes, botanical musings, back-woods wisdom and just a pinch of “hillbilly” humor from noted author, naturalist and organic gardener, Jill Henderson.
Van Oerknal tot Oorbevolking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,840. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Van Oerknal tot Oorbevolking vertel die geskiedenis van die heelal tot by planeet Aarde en sy intelligentste lewewese - die mens - in verstaanbare taal en vir lesers van alle ouderdoms groepe. Die wetenskaplike plousibiliteit word deur 'n duitse fisika-professor beaam. Suider-Afrika word besonder beklemtoon. POS ASSEBLIEF 'N (HOPELIK POSITIEWE) BEOORDELING VAN MY BOEK NADAT JY DIT GELEES HET!
Crisis Among The Stars: Coming Shift in Cosmology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
With a lively history of cosmology, here is a dramatic new conjecture to explain dark matter, dark energy, and the accelerating expansion of the universe. Just 90 years ago, the great debate was still about the sun as center of the universe, which was just the Milky Way. In the 1920s, E. Hubble proved there are myriad galaxies in an unimaginably vast universe. Time for a new paradigm shift...
A Biography of English Gardens and Their Flowers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Have you ever wondered where your garden flowers originally came from and why? Starting with the few native English flowers that survived the ice-ages, these biographies of our most popular garden flowers trace the evolution of English gardens from Celtic times to the end of the Victorian era. This book will surprise and inform both keen gardeners and the armchair variety.
Holocene Mysteries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
We live in a geological epoch called the Holocene, which begins 10,000 years ago as the last great glaciers melt away, and with them the 2.58 million years of the Pleistocene fade. But humans only started keeping written records about 5,000 years ago. What happened during that long twilight in the first half of the Holocene? Mute testimonials include Stonehenge, Nebra Sky Disk, and much more...
A History Of Life On Earth
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
A History Of Life On Earth, is a guided tour from the beginning of time until modern times. Taking the reader from the origins of everything, without which life on Earth would not be possible. To the origins of life, through the different Eons and Geological Periods, explaining the diversifications and adaptations of all life. A History Of Life On Earth presents the scientific evidence and explain
Surreal Sunday; Katastrophic Katrina
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
A step by step journey of the 8 day week following the devastating Katrina hurricane of 2005. It is laid out by the numerous media reports from press, radio and TV.
Donkeys Mules & Asses
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
An illustrated international cultural history of the animals, covering their uses by man, presence in languages and idioms, myths and fables, war, history, books, entertainment and their welfare.
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Distinctly Human, An Evolutionary Journey is the journey from our pre-primate ancestry, through to pre-human ancestry along with other lineages that have come before us. Lineages that have thrived, then died out due to climatic and environmental changes that helped shape the Human of today.
The Soul of Jesus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,660. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
As part of His preparations for the long-prophesied birth of our Savior, God selected a devout group of primarily Jewish Essenes to oversee this monumental undertaking. The Soul of Jesus delves into numerous details surrounding these readily-available but little-known preparations which preceded the birth of Jesus.