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Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story
4.0 out of 5 stars with 282 reviews
Daphne Sheldrick, whose family arrived in Africa from Scotland in the 1820s, is the first person ever to have successfully hand-reared newborn elephants. Her deep empathy and understanding, her years of observing Kenya's rich variety of wildlife, and her pioneering work in perfecting the right husbandry and milk formula have saved countless elephants, rhinos, and other baby animals from certain death.
In this heartwarming and poignant memoir, Daphne shares her amazing relationships with a
Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times
By Simon & Schuster Audio
4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
An enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights that will be of interest to a wide range of listeners - including those in government, business, education, and the arts - Forged in Crisis, by celebrated Harvard Business School historian Nancy Koehn, spotlights five masters of crisis: polar explorer Ernest Shackleton, President Abraham Lincoln, legendary abolitionist Frederick Douglass, Nazi-resisting clergyman Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and environmental crusader Rachel
By Simon & Schuster Audio
4.3 out of 5 stars with 240 reviews
In the best-selling tradition of Cheryl Strayed's Wild and Helen MacDonald's H Is for Hawk, a stunning, inspirational memoir from an award-winning poet who ventures into the wilderness to seek answers to life's big questions and finds her way back after losing everything she thought she needed.
During a difficult time, Karen Auvinen flees to a primitive cabin in the Rockies to live in solitude as a writer and to embrace all the beauty and brutality nature has to offer. When a fire incinerates
The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures
4.5 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
When Lawrence Anthony learned that the northern white rhino, living in the war-ravaged Congo, was on the very brink of extinction, he knew he had to act. If the world lost the sub-species, it would be the largest land mammal since the woolly mammoth to go extinct. In The Last Rhinos, Anthony recounts his attempts to save these remarkable animals. The demand for rhino horns in the Far East has turned poaching into a dangerous black market that threatens the lives of not just these rare beasts,
American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
4.5 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her.
Before men ruled the earth, there were wolves. Once abundant in North America, these majestic creatures were hunted to near extinction in the lower 48 states by the 1920s. But in recent decades, conservationists have brought wolves back to the Rockies, igniting a battle over the very soul of the West.
With novelistic detail, Nate Blakeslee tells the gripping story
Braving It: A Father, a Daughter, and an Unforgettable Journey into the Alaskan Wild
4.5 out of 5 stars with 300 reviews
Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, home to only a handful of people, is a harsh and lonely place. So when James Campbell's cousin Heimo Korth asked him to spend a summer building a cabin in the rugged Interior, Campbell hesitated about inviting his 15-year-old daughter, Aidan, to join him. Would she be able to withstand clouds of mosquitoes, the threat of grizzlies, bathing in an ice-cold river, and hours of grueling labor peeling and hauling logs?
But once there, Aidan embraced the
The Unsettlers: In Search of the Good Life in Today's America
4.4 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
The radical search for the simple life in today's America.
On a frigid April night, a classically trained opera singer, five months pregnant, and her husband, a former marine biologist, disembark an Amtrak train in La Plata, Missouri, assemble two bikes, and pedal off into the night, bound for a homestead they've purchased sight unseen. Meanwhile, a horticulturist, heir to the Great Migration that brought masses of African Americans to Detroit, and her husband, a product of the white flight
Happily Ever Esther
4.9 out of 5 stars with 152 reviews
Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter had their lives turned upside down when they adopted their pig-daughter Esther - the so-called micro pig who turned out to be a full-sized commercial pig growing to a whopping 600 pounds - as they describe in their best-selling memoir Esther the Wonder Pig. The book ends with them moving to a new farm and starting a new wonderful life where they will live on the Happily Ever Esther Farm Sanctuary to care for other animals and just live happily ever after.... Or so
The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World
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ean: 9780449015582, isbn: 0449015580,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
From the best-selling, award-winning author of 1491 and 1493--an incisive portrait of the two little-known twentieth-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped our ideas about the environment, laying the groundwork for how people in the twenty-first century will choose to live in tomorrow's world. In forty years, Earth's population will reach ten billion. Can our world support that? What kind of world will it be? Those answering these questions
Son of the Wilderness: The Life of John Muir (Library Edition)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ean: 9781470820879, isbn: 1470820870,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 173 reviews
[Library Edition Audiobook CD in vinyl case.][Read by James Armstrong] *Winner of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize for Biography* All who have admired John Muir's ruggedly individualistic lifestyle, or who desire a greater appreciation of the history of environmental preservation in America, will be enthralled and enlightened by this Pulitzer Prize-winning biography. Following Muir from his ancestral home in Scotland, through his early years in the harsh Wisconsin wilderness, to his historic pilgrimage
The James Herriot Collection
4.9 out of 5 stars with 199 reviews
James Herriot illuminated the rich and rewarding day-to-day life of a small-town veterinarian, taking hundreds of thousands of listeners on a journey with him across the dales. He introduces a cast of truly unforgettable characters: humans, dogs, horses, lambs—even parakeets—all of them revealed with the same infinite fascination, affection and insight that made James Herriot one of the most beloved authors of our time. The stories are made all the more special by
Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America; Library Edition
mpn: Relay time: 369min; 19 Units, ean: 9781504696463, isbn: 1504696468,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 296 reviews
The New York Times best-selling author of The Wilderness Warrior examines the environmental legacy of FDR and the New Deal, evaluating the creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the dozens of State Park systems that were protected by his decisions. Simultaneous.
On a Farther Shore: The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson (Library Edition)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ean: 9781470826635, isbn: 1470826631,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
[Library Edition Audiobook CD in vinyl case.] [Read by David Drummond] Published on the fiftieth anniversary of her seminal book, Silent Spring, here is an indelible new portrait of Rachel Carson, founder of the modern environmental movement. She loved the ocean and wrote three books about its mysteries, including the international bestseller The Sea around Us. But it was with her fourth book, Silent Spring, that this unassuming biologist transformed our relationship with the natural world.
The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters: Library Edition
ean: 9781469028637, isbn: 1469028638,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 298 reviews
The riveting, untoldstory of the men who are transforming global energyIn five years, the United States has seen a historic burstof oil and natural gas production, easing our insatiable hunger for energy. Anew drilling process called fracking has made us the world's fastest growingenergy power, on track to pass Saudi Arabia by 2020. But despite headlines andcontroversy, no previous book has shown how the revolution really happened.The Frackers tellsthe dramatic tale of how a group of ambitious
Henry David Thoreau: A Life
ean: 9781541415072, isbn: 1541415078,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
�Walden. Yesterday I came here to live.� That entry from the journal of Henry David Thoreau, and the intellectual journey it began, would by themselves be enough to place Thoreau in the American pantheon. His attempt to �live deliberately� in a small woods at the edge of his hometown of Concord has been a touchstone for individualists and seekers since the publication of Walden in 1854. But there was much more to Thoreau than his brief experiment in living at Walden Pond. A member of
David Attenborough Life On Air: Memoirs Of A Broadcaster
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ean: 9781408467503, isbn: 140846750X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
David Attenborough is one of the most influential, admired and best-liked figures in television. When, aged 26, he applied for a job in the BBC - which then meant radio - he was promptly turned down. But someone saw his rejected application letter and asked, would he like to try television? He would, and almost 60 years later he is still at it. Elegantly told and often very funny, his story includes how he introduced colour television to Britain, and the background to his epic series, such as
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