Results for Non Fiction + Nature & Environmental Themes + Contemporary, set in USA

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  • The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating: A True Story
    Elisabeth Tova Bailey
    Paperback: 09/06/2016
    In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
  • Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
    Sheri Fink
    Paperback: 01/26/2016
    Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink's landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged ...
  • A Garden of Marvels: How We Discovered that Flowers Have Sex, Leaves Eat Air, and Other Secrets of Plants
    Ruth Kassinger
    Paperback: 03/31/2015
    In the tradition of The Botany of Desire and Wicked Plants, a witty and engaging history of the first ...
  • The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
    A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation.
  • Flight Behavior
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
    Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time: climate change. With a deft and ...
  • An Economist Gets Lunch: New Rules for Everyday Foodies
    Tyler Cowen
    Paperback: 02/26/2013
    Provocative, incisive, and as enjoyable as a juicy, grass-fed burger, An Economist Gets Lunch will influence ...
  • On the Origin of Tepees: The Evolution of Ideas (and Ourselves)
    Jonnie Hughes
    Paperback: 06/19/2012
    Why do some ideas spread, while others die off? Does human culture have its very own "survival of the fittest"...

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