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A Biography of English Gardens and Their Flowers
By Janet Merza
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.
The Lunesdale & Oxenholme Staghounds - A History
By Ron Black
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among them White Wine and Lionel, push up the grass instead of grazing it, and the sound of the horn and halloa has been replaced by the rumble of traffic and the high-speed train.
Bears; Where They Fought
By Malcolm R. Campbell
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!
Crisis Among The Stars: Coming Shift in Cosmology
By John T. Cullen
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...
Holocene Mysteries
By John T. Cullen
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...