Fire in the Turtle House
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Osha Gray Davidson
Categories: Endangered species
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

The Case of the Green Turtle
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Alison Rieser
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-15 - Publisher: JHU Press

The author discusses the way science and conservation interact by focusing on the most controversial aspect of green turtle conservation: farming. She also exam
Sea Turtles
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: James R. Spotila
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-10-26 - Publisher: JHU Press

Presents a vivid description of the natural history and life cycle of the seven species of sea tutles, including diets and mating habits, the environmental dang
Midwinter Rites of the Cayuga Long House
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Frank Gouldsmith Speck
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

During his last years ethnohistorian Frank G. Speck turned to the study of Iroquois ceremonialism. This 1950 book investigates the religious rites of the Cayuga
Sea Turtles
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Blair E. Witherington
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)

Describes the life of sea turtles including their form and function, their transition from land to sea and back again, and their relationship with humans.
The Empty Ocean
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Richard Ellis
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-19 - Publisher: Island Press

In The Empty Ocean, acclaimed author and artist Richard Ellis tells the story of our continued plunder of life in the sea and weighs the chances for its recover
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Participant Media
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-23 - Publisher: Hachette UK

This unique tie-in to the major motion picture Oceans -- coming this April from Disney & National Geographic -- explores the health of our oceans, and what we c
A Traitor to His Species
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Ernest Freeberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-22 - Publisher: Hachette UK

From an award-winning historian, the outlandish story of the man who gave rights to animals. In Gilded Age America, people and animals lived cheek-by-jowl in en
Disasters, Fires and Rescues
Language: en
Pages: 1170
Authors: Daniel Knowles
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-16 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

This Book has stories about Little Bobby and me, along with numerous others and some of the calls that we went on during the period of time of about 13 years wi
Writers on the Air
Language: en
Pages: 467
Authors: Donna Seaman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Paul Dry Books

Culled from Donna Seaman’s Chicago radio program, Open Books, this collection of interviews highlights Seaman's in-depth conversations with writers of literar