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

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  • The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
    Emily Voigt
    Hardcover: 05/24/2016
     
    A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"—the world's most ...
  • Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?: The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization
    Andrew Lawler
    Paperback: 04/26/2016
     
    From ancient empires to modern economics, veteran journalist Andrew Lawler delivers a sweeping history of the ...
  • Rain: A Natural and Cultural History
    Cynthia Barnett
    Paperback: 04/05/2016
     
    Rain is elemental, mysterious, precious, destructive. It is the subject of countless poems and paintings; the...
  • Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism
    Elizabeth Becker
    Paperback: 02/23/2016
     
    Elizabeth Becker investigates global travel industry practices in an eye-opening examination of this $6.5 ...
  • Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers
    Simon Winchester
    Hardcover: 10/27/2015
     
    Pacific is a paean to this magnificent sea of beauty, myth, and imagination that is transforming our lives.
  • The Human Age: The World Shaped By Us
    Diane Ackerman
    Paperback: 09/10/2015
     
    A beguiling, optimistic engagement with the changes affecting every part of our lives, The Human Age is a wise...
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
    Yuval Noah Harari
    Hardcover: 02/10/2015
     
    A groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and ...

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