all ebooks in category: Biographies of Environmentalists & Naturalists (13)

Floating: A Life Regained
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0715651803 | EPUB | pages: 147 | 0.9 mb

«Epic Survival» by Josh Young,Matt Graham
English | ISBN: 9781476794686 | EPUB | 6.4 MB

Matt Graham, star of the Discovery Channel’s Dual Survival and Dude, You’re Screwed, details the physical, mental, and emotional joys and harrowing struggles of his …

How to Catch a Mole: And Find Yourself in Nature
English | April 4th, 2019 | ISBN: 1787301249 | 240 pages | EPUB | 11.09 MB

Longlisted for the Wainwright Book Prize 2019 A life-affirming book about the British countryside, the cycle of nature, solitude and contentment, through the prism of …

Frederick Law Olmsted: Writings on Landscape, Culture, and Society (LOA #270)
English | May 24th, 2016 | ISBN: 1598534521 | 822 pages | EPUB | 7.73 MB

The biggest and best single-volume collection ever published of the fascinating and wide-ranging writings of a vitally important nineteenth century cultural figure whose work continues …

Charles Darwin: Destroyer of Myths
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1628737255 | 336 pages | EPUB | 1,3 MB

Charles Darwin did not deliberately set out to be the “destroyer of mythical beliefs,” some of which, in his early days as a young Christian, …

In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny
English | May 30th, 2019 | ISBN: 0008211094, 0008211124 | 324 pages | EPUB | 5.73 MB

Ash spewed into the sky. All eyes were on Vesuvius. Pliny the Elder sailed towards the phenomenon. A teenage Pliny the Younger waited. His uncle …

Finding Stillness in a Noisy World
English | June 30th, 2018 | ISBN: 1607816261 | 136 pages | EPUB | 0.29 MB

Moving through the settings of her life—red rock canyons, aspen forests, mountains, and cities—Jana Richman probes the depths of her internal landscape and asks how …

The Sakura Obsession: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms
English | March 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 1524733571 | 384 pages | EPUB | 58.48 MB

The remarkable 1,200-year history of the Japanese cherry blossom tree—and how it was saved from extinction by an English gardener. Collingwood "Cherry" Ingram first fell …

The Way Home: Tales from a Life Without Technology
English | April 4th, 2019 | ISBN: 1786076004 | 289 pages | True PDF | 4.69 MB

It was 11pm when I checked my email for the last time and turned off my phone for what I hoped would be forever. No …

A Way to Garden: A Hands-On Primer for Every Season
English | April 30th, 2019 | ISBN: 1604698772 | 321 pages | True PDF | 51.56 MB

"Those with dirt already under their fingernails will treasure Roach's in-depth knowledge, wry humor, and reflective look at how seasons in gardening mirror the passage …