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The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World

Patrik Svensson · Ecco
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Part H Is for Hawk, part The Soul of an Octopus, The Book of Eels is both a meditation on the world's most elusive fish - the eel - and a reflection on the human conditionRemarkably little is known about the European eel, Anguilla anguilla. So little, in fact, that scientists and philosophers...
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The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think

Jennifer Ackerman · Penguin Press
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, a radical investigation into the bird way of being, and the recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understanding of birds -- how they live and how they think."There is the mammal way and there...
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The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ

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Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family

Robert Kolker · Doubleday
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science's great hope in the quest to understand the disease.

Don and Mimi Galvin seemed to be living the American dream. After World War II, Don's work...
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Chromebook For Dummies

Peter H. Gregory · For Dummies
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Get the most out of your Google Chromebook Chromebook For Dummies walks you through setting up your Chromebook, transitioning from traditional computers, customizing a Chromebook to fit your needs, navigating the many apps and their uses, and applying advanced settings and features. This...
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A History of Plants in Fifty Fossils

Paul Kenrick

This is the lively, fully illustrated story of plant life on Earth as revealed through some of the most significant fossil discoveries ever made. Beginning with the origins of plant life in the sea, where photosynthesis first evolved in bacteria, the book traces the evolution of l
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Animalkind: Remarkable Discoveries About Animals and the Remarkable Ways We Can Be Kind to Them

Ingrid Newkirk · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The founder and president of PETA, Ingrid Newkirk, and bestselling author Gene Stone explore the wonders of animal life and offer tools for living more kindly toward them.

In the last few decades, a wealth of new information has emerged about who animals are - intelligent, aware,...
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Rescue Dogs: Where They Come From, Why They Act the Way They Do, and How to Love Them Well

Gene Stone · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A fascinating look at rescue dogs--where they come from, why every dog lover should consider adopting one, and how to make them part of your family.

America's leading undercover animal investigator, Pete Paxton, has, among other exploits, infiltrated more than seven hundred puppy...
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Coronary Heart Disease: A Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment

Barry Cohen · Addicus Books
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Coronary heart disease affects 12 million Americans. Though it is one of the most serious diseases in the nation, there are many ways to understand and treat it. Author Barry Cohen, M.D., a cardiologist who has treated thousands of patients, addresses all of the most pressing questions,...
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Feeding You Lies: How to Unravel the Food Industry's Playbook and Reclaim Your Health

Vani Hari · Hay House Inc.
Pages: 328
Format: Hardcover

This follow-up to New York Times bestseller The Food Babe Way exposes the lies we've been told about our food--and takes readers on a journey to find healthy options.

This follow-up to New York Times bestseller The Food Babe Way exposes the lies we've been told about our food--and...
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