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Deadly Kingdom: The Book of Dangerous Animals
Gordon Grice.
Publisher: Dial Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385335621.  Daedalus Item Code: 31068
 
How is a tiny box jellyfish, with no brain and little motor control, able to kill a grown man? What harm have hippos been known to inflict on humans, and why? And what makes our closest cousin, the ... (Read More)
 
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Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks
Juliet Eilperin.
Publisher: Pantheon.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780375425127.  Daedalus Item Code: 33378
 
Taking us way beyond the entertainments of the Discovery Channel's Shark Week, Washington Post environmental reporter Juliet Eilperin explores the world of the shark and its ancient and ... (Read More)
 
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The Dog by the Cradle, the Serpent Beneath: Some Paradoxes of Human-Animal Relationships
Erika Ritter.
Publisher: Key Porter.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781554700769.  Daedalus Item Code: 20370
 
In a recent survey, 70 percent of respondents identified their family pet as "a member of the family." Even as these animals are revered by human beings as loved ones, the meat, fish, and dairy ... (Read More)
 
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Dogs: History, Myth, Art
Catherine Johns.
Publisher: Harvard.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780674030930.  Daedalus Item Code: 40047
 
Archaeological evidence of truly domestic dogs dates back to the Stone Age, and the long association that followed—with dogs living alongside people as hunters and companions, as guardians and ... (Read More)
 
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Dogs and Cats
Steve Jenkins.
Publisher: Sandpiper.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780547850634.  Daedalus Item Code: 41432
 
In this two-sided, flip-over book, the illustrator of such titles as Prehistoric Actual Size and What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? employs his superb paper mosaics to faithfully ... (Read More)
 
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Empire of Shadows: The Epic Story of Yellowstone
George Black.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312383190.  Daedalus Item Code: 44209
 
In a radical reinterpretation of the 19th-century West, the author of The Trout Pool Paradox and Casting a Spell recasts the creation of the first national park as the culmination of ... (Read More)
 
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The Encyclopedia of Historic and Endangered Livestock and Poultry Breeds
Janet Vorwald Dohner.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300088809.  Daedalus Item Code: 50803
 
The hardy, multipurpose Dominique chickens that came to the New World with the pilgrims and later traveled in pioneer saddlebags to help settle the West were once too numerous to count; by 1990 a ... (Read More)
 
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Essential Atlas of Fossils and Minerals
José Tola & Eva Infiesta, text. Eric A. Bye, trans.
Publisher: Barron's.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780764127106.  Daedalus Item Code: 50444
 
This information-packed atlas serves as an overview of fossils and minerals from the differing perspectives of geology, paleontology, and collecting. Each specimen is depicted in a color photograph, ... (Read More)
 
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The Family of Toucans: The Complete Plates
John Gould.
Publisher: Taschen.   Format: .
ISBN: 9783836505246.  Daedalus Item Code: 31723
 
Simply gorgeous. Presented as 51 unbound fine art prints in an enormous red linen clamshell case, this portfolio contains what is generally thought to be the most dramatic illustrations of John Gould ... (Read More)
 
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The Flower of Empire: An Amazonian Water Lily, The Quest to Make it Bloom, and the World it Created
Tatiana Holway.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780195373899.  Daedalus Item Code: 50170
 
In 1837, charting Guiana in the Amazon for Great Britain, German naturalist Robert Schomburgk discovered an astounding water lily whose leaves were five or six feet across and whose flowers were ... (Read More)
 
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Frogs: The Animal Answer Guide
Mike Dorcas & Whit Gibbons.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780801899362.  Daedalus Item Code: 34398
 
From the massive goliath frog, which can reach up to 16 inches long (not including outstretched legs) and weigh more than six pounds, to the miniscule E. iberia and B. didactylus, both ... (Read More)
 
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Full Planet, Empty Plates: The New Geopolitics of Food Scarcity
Lester R. Brown.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393344158.  Daedalus Item Code: 29349
 
Food is the new oil, says Lester Brown; and land is the new gold. The author of the Plan B series of books, the president of the Earth Policy Institute, and "one of the pioneers and heroes of global ... (Read More)
 
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