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Voices of Protest: Documents of Courage and Dissent

Bruun, Erik; Lowenstein, Frank; Lechner, Sheryl

Black Dog & Leventhal, 2007. Foreword by Environmentalist Bill McKibben. Ex-library copy, black covers, silver lettering bright on spine, a sticker at bottom of first front end paper and inside back cover for library, "Discard" stamped on first front end paper, one-line ink stamp of "Discard" tiny at top and bottom of pages' exterior edge, no other library stamps or markings. DJ glossy black background, lettering in white, gray and red with a list of contributors: Martin Luther King Jr., Emma Goldman, Socrates, Gandhi, Rachel Carson, Nelson Mandela, Margaret Sanger, Ronald Reagan. Very Fine DJ/Good book, considering it is ex-library.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Fine. Ex-Library.

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$ 22.00
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Ice Time: Climate, Science, and Life on Earth

Levenson, Thomas

Harper & Row, 1989. (1st edition, 1st printing) Smaller, sturdy book, dark blue cloth spine, light brown boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, light brown color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 242 pages. Tiny light crease at bottom front tip. DJ glossy with a color photo of desert on front, dark blue spine and back, a photo of author at center back. DJ has light crease to bottom front tip, microtear at bottom back tip. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

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$ 15.00
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Unbowed: A Memoir

Wangari, Maathai

Anchor Books, 2007. Trade paperback, heavy tan wrappers with colorful border to front and back long edges, a photo of Nobel Prize winner on front with praise from President Bill Clinton, Glria Steinem, The Economist, Washington Post and others, 326 pages including a photo section Mint.. 15th. Soft Cover. As New.

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$ 12.00
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Yellow Dirt: An American Story of a Poisoned Land and a People Betrayed

Pasternak, Judy

Free Press, 2010. Large sturdy book, white spine, yellow boards, black lettering very fine on spine, 317 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy white with image of skull made of yellow and on front and top back, praise from Michael Connelly and others. DJ has light crease to inner front flap, light crease at top back. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

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$ 12.00
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Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature

Lear, Linda

Henry Holt & Co, 1997. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, heavy sturdy book, dark gray spine, dark blue boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 634 pages including two glossy photo sections, a frontispiece photo portrait. DJ price-clipped, glossy with dark blue and purple spine, top front and purple back with praise from Stewart Udall, Edward O. Wilson and others. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

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$ 35.00
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Shrinking the Earth: The Rise and Decline of Natural Abundance

Worster, Donald

Oxford University Press, 2016. Large, sturdy book, black covers, raised white lettering very fine on spine, 265 pages including a glossy color photo section. DJ glossy black with iconic "blue dot" photo of Earth at center front, praise on back from Bill McKibben, Paul Ehrlich and others. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

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$ 19.00
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Animal Liberation: New Revised Edition

Singer, Peter

Avon Books, 1991. Larger softcover, glossy white wrappers, a color-illustration of farm animals on bottom front wrapper, praise on back wrapper from Cleveland Armory, New York Times Book Review, Richard Adams, 320 pages including a glossy photo section. Light crease at top front right, creased down spine middle. Very Good.. 3d. Soft Cover. Very Good.

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$ 5.00
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Penobscot River Renaissance: Restoring America's Premier Atlantic Salmon Fishery

Butler, James E.

The Silver Quill Press, 1992. Very large oblong book, quality dark blue cloth, embossed gilt lettering very bright at bottom front and spine, light blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 141 heavy glossy pages including a bibliography and Index, stunning color-illustrations of Penobscot River as well as drawings throughout. A color plate of salmon flies in early end pages. 0634 of 3000 copies, signed on half-title page in blue ink by James E. Butler, in black ink by artist Arthur Taylor. DJ glossy, gray spine and borders front and back, a stunning color-illustration of fishermen in canoe on river, sun rays coming through trees. Praise on back from Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, Senators Edmund Muskie and William Cohen and others. DJ and book, both As New.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. Illus. by Taylor, Arthur. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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$ 99.00
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Green Empire: The St. Joe Company and the Remaking of Florida's Panhandle

Ziewitz, Kathryn; June Wiaz

University Press of Florida, 2004. Large, sturdy book, light green cloth spine, blue boards, blue lettering very fine on spine, 363 pages. DJ glossy beneath mylar, blue sky and green canopy on front, inset with shovels in color photo at center front. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

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$ 37.00
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Gaviotas: A Village to Reinvent the World

Weisman, Alan

Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1998. Large, sturdy book, dark green covers, very bright gilt title at top front and spine, 231 pages plus bibliography, some illustrations. DJ glossy with dark green and light orange background, an illustration of man and trees at center front, shades of blue on spine, on white center back praise from Charles Borellen, Julia Alvarez, Paul Larken and others. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. 2d. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

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$ 29.00
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Noah's Garden: Restoring the Ecology of Our Own Backyards

Stein, Sara

Houghton Mifflin, 1993. Sturdy book, green cloth spine, smooth dark green boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, illustration of plots of land in 1850, 1850 and 2000 inside covers and adjacent end papers, 294 pages. Illustrations throughout of plants and animals. On half-title page in blue ink "To Willie & Mary, Sara B. Stein. 4/25/93." DJ glossy dark green with color-illustration of couple, tree and garden on front, praise on back from Michael Pollan, Goerge Waters, Jim Wilson and others. DJ has light wear at top back tip. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.

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$ 39.00
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The Doomsday Syndrome: An Attack on Pessimism

Maddox, John Royden

McGraw-Hill, 1972. Sturdy book, quality blue cloth, gilt lettering fine on spine, tiny white spot at bottom front edge, black color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 293 lightly browned pages. DJ creased inside front flap, white background with black, blue and green lettering plus illustrations of two wreaths at top front, photo of author on all of back. DJ has light wear to front edges, micronicks along spine edges, tiny tear with two creases at spine top left edge, crease at bottom back right. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Very Good.

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$ 16.00
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Heart of Dryness: How the Last Bushmen Can Help Us Endure the Coming Age of Permanent Drought

Workman, James G.

Walker & Co., 2009. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy, heavy book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering and borders to spine, 321 pages. A light blue stain t top of pages 303-321. DJ has light brown stain at top back--book cover not affected. DJ glossy with color photo of dry lake on front, spine and back. Good DJ/Very Good book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

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$ 12.00
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Future Primitive: The New Ecotopias

Robinson, Kim Stanley, Ed.

Tor Books, 1994. (1st edition, 1st printing) Stories by Robert Silverberg, Gene Wolfe, poetry by Robinson Jeffers, Gary Snyder and many more, includes a section of "Endnotes." DJ glossy black background, a color photo of planet Earth on much of front. DJ has very light surface wear at top front tip and spine bottom right corner, tiny jagged tear at bottom back spine indentation, very slight surface wear to back bookfold edge and tip. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Good.

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$ 18.00
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University of California Press, 2003. (3d edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black cloth spine, red boards, bright gilt lettering and borders on spine, 237 pages, some charts. In green ink on first front end paper: "7-10-2005. To Heidi and David, with affection, Jack," with Jack M. Hollander's business card, a blue ink address and email address written on back. DJ glossy red and black background, a color photo of shacks and open dump on front, praise on back from professors. DJ has very tiny pin dent at top back spine indentation. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.

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$ 38.00
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A River Ran Wild: An Environmental History

Cherry, Lynne

Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1992. (1st edition, 1st printing) Very large rectangular book, glossy color-illustrated boards with ornate border of color illustrations, a color-illustration of American Indians looking into river valley on front, a town illustrated on middle back, color maps showing Indian nations of New England area inside covers and adjacent end papers, heavy glossy pages with color throughout, showing the demise and recovery of Nashua River. DJ glossy with same color as book covers. DJ has micronick at spine top edge. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Color-Illustrated Boards. As New/As New. Illus. by Braasch, Gary. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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$ 19.00
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Water: The Fate of Our Most Precious Resource

De Villiers, Marq

Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, white cloth spine, tan boards, very bright orange lettering on spine, 352 pages. DJ glossy with white background, a photo of brown water at top front. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

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$ 35.00
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Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe

Crosby, Alfred W

Cambridge University Press, 1994. Sturdy softcover, glossy white wrappers, 368 pages, a color-illustration of surrealistic village on front, praise from Times Literary Supplement, The Guardian. Very light smudge line on pages' bottom edge. Near Fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

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$ 12.00
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Building the Earth

De Chardin, Pierre Teilhard

Discus Books, 1969. Introductory Essay by John Kobler. Foreword by Max H. Begouen. Mass-market paperback (Avon), black background to front with photo portrait, white spine and back wrapper, 116 pages plus catalog. Very light wear to front edge. Near Fine.. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine.

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$ 17.00
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The Ecological Indian: Myth and History

Krech, Shepard III

W. W. Norton & Company, 2000. Trade paperback, wrappers colorfully designed with color-illustration of buffalo hunt on front, red and black spine, a small color-illustration of another hunt at top back left with light blue background, praise on back from Washington Post, Boston Globe, 318 pages. Light wear to bottom front tip, spine bottom right edge, spine top left edge. Near Fine.. Trade Paperback. Near Fine.

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$ 18.00
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