Books tagged: ecology

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The Bird Lover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Russel lives next to a forest reserve in Auckland New Zealand and loves birds. The number of birds he sees seems to be decreasing and he decides, with friend Joey and sister Carly, to investigate. What can a fifteen-year-old boy do to help the situation?
Them and Us: How Neanderthal predation created modern humans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
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Danny Vendramini argues that Neanderthals were apex predators that hunted, raped, and abducted early humans. This 50,000 year period of sexual and cannibalistic predation transformed our timid stone-age ancestors into modern humans. This is one of those groundbreaking theories that revolutionizes scientific thinking. It represents a quantum leap in our understanding of human origins
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,510. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by ePublishPartners.com. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Early in his life, Billy Johnstone decided that he would personally correct mankind’s problems; to break the curse of social ills, poverty, religion and politics. He grows to be a self-made billionaire and reasons that if he can become the President of United States -using the great power of that office- his altruistic plans can be realized. He creates the Third Party . . .
The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans.
Answers to College Level Biology exams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A superb study guide! This book contains all the general biology exams given during a four-year period at a major university, along with the answers. Questions are sorted into general areas (genetics, evolution, metabolism, etc.) In the opening page there is a link to the highly recommended OUTWITTING COLLEGE PROFESSORS in either electronic or paper format.
Poems of the North
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poems written by the author while living in a wild place in Northern Michigan...
Paradise Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
1st Place Prize Winning Short Story in the 1978 Broome Literary Agency International Short Story Writing Contest.
Upacqua, the Bearer of Logs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This is a memoir that combines fantasy with fact. The winter of 1994 was particularly cold in lower southeast Michigan. I maintained a small firewood business at the time and this is an account of the rigors of gathering firewood during that winter. At the same time, I was losing a friend to the dreaded power of cancer and as the tale unfolds, I found that I was saying goodbye to my friend.
Timo and the Codfish Captain
Series: TIMO the young sailor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Searching for the ‘Captains Courageous’ in the Northern Atlantic, Timo reaches the remote Cape Codfish, only to discover that the fishermen’s nets have been cast in vain for years. There are no fish left. What happened? It is then that he meets old captain Escondido. The boy learns that the codfish population is threatened and is struggling to reproduce in time.
The Portal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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When nine year old Isobel squeezes through a hole in an old burned out pine tree stump, she enters a parallel world and cannot return through the portal until she makes a difference in that parallel world. Though Isobel imagines that making a difference in the parallel world must involve something of great significance, quite the opposite is true: all she has to do is pick up one piece of paper...