Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher
: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
How a lone man's epic obsession led to one of America's greatest cultural treasures: Prize-winning ...
: The Adventures of a Curious Man
The first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process ...
Tales from the Torrid Zone
: Travels in the Deep Tropics
From one of the most celebrated travel writers at work todaya vibrantly observant, witty, utterly ...
: A Memoir
Hugely charismatic, humble, and possessed of preternatural luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai, recounts her...
Underwater to Get Out of the Rain
: A Love Affair With the Sea
Eminent marine biologist Trevor Norton takes us around the oceans of the world in this fascinating semi ...
A Primate's Memoir
: A Neuroscientist's Unconventional Life Among the Baboons
Robert M. Sapolsky
Robert Sapolsky's exhilarating account of his life in the bush with neighbors both human and primate, by ...
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