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The Animal World of Albert Schweitzer: Jungle Insights into Reverence for Life
The Animal World of Albert Schweitzer
Jungle Insights into Reverence for Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0880014709
Criticizes Western philosophy for not applying ethics to animals
Animals In Translation: Using The Mysteries Of Autism To Decode Animal Behavior
Animals In Translation
Using The Mysteries Of Autism To Decode Animal Behavior
Paperback      ISBN: 0156031442
An animal scientist draws on her experience as an autistic to identify commonalities between animals and autistics, offering insight into how animals process sensory information and how they often possess unrecognized talents.
Do Not Feed the Bears: The Fitful History of Wildlife and Tourists in Yellowstone
Do Not Feed the Bears
The Fitful History of Wildlife and Tourists in Yellowstone
Paperback      ISBN: 0700614583
Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survival
Winter World
The Ingenuity of Animal Survival
Paperback      ISBN: 0061129070
Explores the winter survival tactics of animals, including flying squirrels, grizzly bears, torpid turtles, and insects, revealing how these animals alter and adapt to an array of extraordinary conditions.
Giant Pandas
Giant Pandas
Paperback      ISBN: 1901268136
Looks into the way of life of the pandas. This book also explains the tremendous efforts undertaken in China and elsewhere to ensure this iconic animal is saved for future generations to enjoy. Presented in high gloss paperback, it contains images that give an insight into the life of this mammal within a remote mountain habitat.
Four Wings and a Prayer: Caught in the Mystery of the Monarch Butterfly
Four Wings and a Prayer
Caught in the Mystery of the Monarch Butterfly
Paperback      ISBN: 037570194x
Chronicles the odyssey of the monarch butterfly, which, each year, flies thousands of miles to its breeding and wintering grounds in Mexico's Neovolcanic Mountains.
Silent Thunder: In the Presence of Elephants
Silent Thunder
In the Presence of Elephants
Paperback      ISBN: 0140285962
Details the pioneering research that has uncovered the fact that elephants communicate at a pitch lower than humans can detect, as a woman who has lived among them celebrates her time in Africa as well as the infinite connections between animals and people. Reprint.
The Beast In The Garden: A Modern Parable of Man and Nature
The Beast In The Garden
A Modern Parable of Man and Nature
Paperback      ISBN: 0393326349
Follows the repopulation of the mountain lion species in Boulder, Colorado, describing how they began reclaiming their natural territory in the late 1980s, in a volume that also discusses the history of the mountain lion and Boulder's human efforts to coexist with their wild neighbors. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
Adam's Task: Calling Animals by Name
Adam's Task
Calling Animals by Name
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394542142
Explores the idea of communication between people and animals--from the sophisticated experiments of Washoe to common household pets--and suggests a relationship between understanding animal consciousness and expanding human consciousness
Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
Modoc
The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
Paperback      ISBN: 0060929510
Chronicles the life and times of an elephant and her devoted companion and trainer, who journeyed from a small German circus town to international stardom in the Greatest Show on Earth to a tragic twenty-year separation