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The PHS City Parks Handbook

Peter Prown

A resource for those who care about creating, reclaiming, and maintaining urban parks

112 pages | 8.5 x 8.5


Perry's Arcana

A Fascimile Edition with a Collation and Systematic Review

Richard E. Petit

One of the original zoological journals, now in full facsimile

576 pages | 2 halftones


Travels of William Bartram Reconsidered

Mark Dion

Following the contemporary path of a historic naturalist

112 pages | 8.5 x 12


Nature in Common?

Environmental Ethics and the Contested Foundations of Environmental Policy

Edited by Ben A Minteer

A groundbreaking contribution to a central debate in environmentalism

312 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 tables, 1 halftone


Lawn People

How Grasses, Weeds, and Chemicals Make Us Who We Are

Paul Robbins

A comprehensive survey of the American lawn and how caring for it impacts people's lives

208 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 tables, 7 figures, 8 halftones


A Guide to the Great Gardens of the Philadelphia Region

Text by Adam Levine, Photographs by Rob Cardillo

A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated guide, chock full of inside information

192 pages | 5.375 x 9.125 | 195 color photos, 1 map


City and Environment

Christopher Boone and Ali Modarres

An introduction to urban environmental issues around the globe

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 10 tables, 7 figures, 5 halftones


Challenging the Chip

Labor Rights and Environmental Justice in the Global Electronics Industry

Edited by Ted Smith, David Sonnenfeld, and David Naguib Pellow

A revealing look at the dark side of the electronics industry and global efforts to move it toward greater sustainability and accountability

376 pages | 6 x 9 | 22 tables, 6 figures, 37 halftones, 3 maps


Global Energy Shifts

Fostering Sustainability in a Turbulent Age

Bruce Podobnik

A timely look at key transitions in energy use over the past 100 years

240 pages | 24 figures, 2 halftones


Animal Passions and Beastly Virtues

Reflections on Redecorating Nature

Marc Bekoff

An engaging, thoughtful look at the science and ethics of research into animal behavior

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 tables


The Wild Animal Story

edited by Ralph H. Lutts

An anthology of some of the most celebrated animal stories ever collected

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 4 figures, 15 halftones


Environmental Ethics and Forestry

A Reader

Edited by Peter C. List

An exploration of the philosophical nature of ecology

416 pages | 7 x 10 | 2 figures


Images of Animals

Anthropomorphism and Animal Mind

Eileen Crist

A fascinating exploration of the language we use for animal behavior

256 pages | 6 x 9


Fishy Business

Salmon, Biology, and the Social Construction of Nature

Rik Scarce

Where does society end and nature begin?

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 figs.


Fishing the Delaware Valley

George H. Ingram Jr., Robert R Smith, and Robert F Marler Jr.

Fishing tales from the Delaware Valley

256 pages | 6 x 9 | 2 tables, 4 figures, 4 maps