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Pacific Salmon Life Histories

By: N/A

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, UBC Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469C6017


0774803592 564 pages. Geographical and subject indeces. "Provides detailed descriptions of the different life phases through which each of the seven species passes... Some of the topics covered are geographic distribution, transplants, freshwater life, ocean life, development, growth, feeding, diet, migration, and spawning behaviour. The text is richly supplemented by numerous maps, illustrations, colour plates and tables." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright a... View more info

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Handbook of North American Birds Volume II: Waterfowl (part I) (Handbook of North American Birds, Vol. 2)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Yale University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352C9005


0300019025 521 pages. Index. Line drawings. Average wear. Few markings. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Flora of Tropical East Africa - Anacardiaceae (1986)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, CRC Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 353C9998


906191325X 60 pages. Sturdy bright blue library buckram binding with usual markings. Contents clean and unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Flora of Tropical East Africa - Araceae (1985)

Flora of Tropical East Africa - Araceae (1985)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, CRC Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 353G0001


9061913225 71 pages. Sturdy bright blue library buckram binding with usual markings. Contents clean and unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for At Risk (2 Volumes): Proceedings of a Conference on the Biology and Management of Species and Habitats at Risk: February 15-19, 1999, University of College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, British Columbia

At Risk (2 Volumes): Proceedings of a Conference on the Biology and Management of Species and Habitats at Risk: February 15-19, 1999, University of College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, Lands & Parks, Air Resources Branch: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326A2523


0772643482 974 pages in two volumes. "The Kamloops and its proceedings are an important step in communicating the results of the recent, original and innovative work to managers, scientists, educators, naturalists, and the general public. There are many sobering signs of how desperate the situation has become: far more extensive and complicated endangered species lists; a growing number of ecosystems at risk; an increasing understanding of how fragile some ecosyste... View more info

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Flora of Tropical East Africa: Euphorbiaceae, Part 1

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, A.A. Balkema: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 353G0002


9061913322 407 pages. Sturdy bright blue library buckram binding with usual markings. Contents clean and unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Backyard Habitat for Canada's Wildlife

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Canadian Wildlife Federation Incorporated/Federation Canadienne de la Faune Inco: 1996

Seller ID: 35209267


1550290908 189 pages including index. No matter where you live, be it a city high-rise or a brand-new subdivision, the book is overflowing with ideas on how to make life better for Canada's wildlife. While your efforts may not be complex, costly, or require a team of wildlife biologists to carry out, they're every bit as important to the bears, butterflies, bobcats, bees, and bats with whom we share this planet. Chapters include: Create a backyard habitat; Community a... View more info

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The Dugong: Proceedings of a seminar/workshop, held at James Cook University of North Queensland, 8-13 May 1979

By: N/A

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Australia, James Cook University of North Queensland, Dept. of Zoology: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352C7239


0909714738 400 pages. Prior owner's details upon title page, otherwise tight and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Guide to the parasites of fishes of Canada (Canadian special publication of fisheries and aquatic sciences)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Historic Parks and Sites, Canadian Parks Service, Environment Canada: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 469G2832


0660127946 95 pages. Illustrated with black and white detailed diagrams. Extensive reference list. Multiple indexes. Please note: this book is Part III (3/Three) and covers acanthocephala and cnidaria. Parts I and II are not included. Average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy of this informative work. View more info

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Life in Stone: A Natural History of British Columbia's Fossils

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, UBC Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 317G0581


0774805781 310 pages. Index. Above-average wear and soiling. Usual library markings. Binding intact. A worthy reading copy. View more info

Image for An Illustrated Key to Gymnosperms of British Columbia

An Illustrated Key to Gymnosperms of British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Coliumbia, Province of British Columbia: 1980

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 469A0142


077188219X 32 pages. Chapters include: Vascular Plants; Gymnospermae; Pines and Larches; Cedars and Junipers; Hemlocks and True Firs; Spruces, Yews and Douglas Firs. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. View more info

Image for Wolves in Canada and Alaska/Cat No Cw65-8-45E (Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series)

Wolves in Canada and Alaska/Cat No Cw65-8-45E (Canadian Wildlife Service Report Series)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Government Pub Centre: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 351G3403


0660113783 135 pages. Proceedings of the Wolf Symposium held in Edmonton, Alberta, 12-14 May, 1981. Includes submissions such as: A Perspective on the taxonomy of wolves in North America; Status and Management of wolves in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec; Historical and Present status of wolves in the NWT; Status and management of wolves in the Yukon Terrritory; Historical and present perspectives on wolf management in Alaska; Population dynamic... View more info

The Alaska-Yukon Wild Flowers Guide

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Alaska Northwest Publishing: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 35204108


0882400320 218 pages. Colour photographs and line drawings abound. Describes over 160 species from every geographic area of Alaska. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Good reference copy. View more info

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Vancouver Island Shores

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Protected Shores of Vancouver Island: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 622G3855


0968200206 199 pages. Index. Selected references. Black and white illustrations. Includes: plants and animals to look for; the natural history of seashore creatures; introduction to local seaweeds; detailed drawings; maps to provincial and regional parks. Prior owner's details atop title page, otherwise minor soiling and light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

By: Aaron, S.F.; Johns, E.B.; Thompson, Huston; Perry, Armstrong; Barron, C.W.; Barton, William E.; MacConnell, Duncan; Finger, Charles J.; Aschemeier, C.R.; Robinson, Alan M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4909


32 pages. Features: The Killers' Struggle to Exist - all animals wage unending war for mere right to live; Legislating in Secret Session - Budget Officer Rules United States and is not Answerable to the People - New Method of Neutralizing Congressional Government; Why (Woodrow) Wilson Disliked Reporters (part 2) - distaste for publicity developed into aversion for newspapermen through their boorish blunders; The Fallacies of Philanthropy - There are some glaring inconsi... View more info

Aurora Borealis: The Amazing Northern Lights (Alaska Geographic)

By: Akasofu, Syun-Ichi; Akasofu, S.I.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Anchorage, AK, U.S.A., Alaska Geographic Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35208064


0882401246 95 pages. Profusely illustrated in both colour and black and white. Written by one of the world's authorities on auroras, a professor of geophysics at the University of Alaska. "In these pages you will be introduced to the history of auroral science and the development of our understanding of the phenomenon, and we'll explain, in layman's language, what we now know about how the aurora works. Finally, the reasons for auroral study today will be outlined... View more info

Wild Flowers of Waterton Lakes National Park - Canadian Section: Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, National Parks Canada: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35208130


24 pages. A guide to 64 flowering plants of the valleys, meadows and alpine slopes. Includes detailed diagrams of each. A very useful reference. Tiny bit of writing atop back cover. Modest wear overall. View more info

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Australasian Flower Essence Academy - Video Correspondence Course - Module 1: VHS Video Tape *PAL Format*

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Australia, Australasian Flower Essence Academy: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35204173


100 minute VHS video tape in case. Moderate wear. Please note this VHS video tape is in the PAL format. View more info

Wildlife of the Northern Rocky Mountains

By: Baker, William H.; Larrison, Earl J.; Yocom, Charles; Baxter, Iain J.W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Healdsburg, CA, Naturegraph Co.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35105756


112 pages with index. Substantial underlining in red and green marker. Over 400 black and white illustrations. Sixth book in a series. View more info

Image for Guide to Common Mushrooms of British Columbia - Handbook No. 24

Guide to Common Mushrooms of British Columbia - Handbook No. 24

By: Bandoni, Robert J.; Szczawinski, Adam F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 351G2862


179 pages including index, references and glossary. "Includes but a fraction of the number of larger fungi known from British Columbia. Emphasis is placed upon the fleshy species, especially mushrooms. Covers Club fungi (basidiomycetes), Gill fungi (agarics), Fleshy pore fungi (boletes), Pore fungi (polypores), coral fungi (clavarias), tooth fungi, puffballs, cauliflower fungus, sac fungi (ascomycetes), plus mushroom cookery and mushroom poisoning." - from Int... View more info