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Rainbows, Bluebirds and Buffleheads

By: Bill Beatty

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Paperback, 312 pages:

Seller Id: 22


When I teach, I tell stories about birds I’ve met and many of you have asked me to share my stories in writing. I also am asked how I could manage to learn so much about birds. Well, let me tell you a story….. In Rainbows, Bluebirds and Buffleheads I share my favorite memories and stories about birds and how they changed my life. You’ll meet the rainbow birds that started it all and some amazing people who helped me when I was a fledgling. Midnight owl sur... View more info

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Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, Mushrooms, Fruits and Nuts: How to Find, Identify and Cook Them

By: Katie Letcher Lyle

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Paperback, 205 pages:

Seller Id: 86


This illustrated field guide to the most common edible wild plants, complete with recipes and folklore is the ideal companion for hiker, campers and anyone who enjoys eating the good food of the earth. This book provides everything you need to know about the most commonly found wild foods and even gives such mouth-watering recipes for each entry such as wild asparagus pizza, fiddlehead soup, and elderberry pie. This fully illustrated guide is the perfect companion... View more info

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Mann & Nature: A Collection of Essays

By: Perry Mann

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Paperback, 156 pages:

Seller Id: 41


Mann and Nature is a collection of essays by Perry Mann about growing up during the Depression on a subsistence farm with his grandparents in southern West Virginia, his life-long relationship with gardening, and his reverence for nature. They celebrate local agriculture and hard work and the benefits from both in language that is beautiful and poetic: Suddenly the woods were filled with rays and sparkles and pings of drips, all of which had different pitches and ... View more info

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Tree Army: A Pictorial History of the Civilian Conservation Corps, 1933-1942

By: Stan Cohen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Paperback, 180 pages:

Seller Id: 112


This book provides an overview to the invaluable efforts and visible legacy of Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps. Established in 1933 to provide employment for millions of youths during the Depression, the Corps served to protect and develop the country's natural resources. Forest protection and improvements were the first priority of Roosevelt's "Tree Army", but they also provided park development, disaster relief, wildlife protection and more. This book explores ... View more info