The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1565126556
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This book is for all of us who appreciate Mother Nature's creatures, no matter how humble.

The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565124684
Size: 51.95 MB
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The author of From the Ground Up introduces the earthworm, looking at its impact on the ecosystem and its amazing abilities to plough soil, fight plant diseases, and absorb dangerous pollutants. Reprint.

The Earth Moved

Author: Amy Stewart
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ISBN: 9780711224506
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From the legendary giant Australian worm that burrows up to fifteen feet below the ground to the modest nightcrawler that inspired Darwin to write his last book and Amy Stewart's own collection of red wrigglers, The Earth Moves finally ...

Wicked Bugs

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781616200633
Size: 46.47 MB
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From the world’s most painful hornet, to the flies that transmit deadly diseases, to millipedes that stop traffic, to the “bookworms” that devour libraries, to the Japanese beetles munching on your roses, Wicked Bugs delves into the ...

Flower Confidential

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565126459
Size: 12.19 MB
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Award-winning author Amy Stewart takes readers on an around-the-world, behind-the-scenes look at the flower industry and how it has sought—for better or worse—to achieve perfection.

Life In The Soil

Author: James B. Nardi
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226568539
Size: 39.22 MB
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The book ultimately explores the crucial role of soil ecosystems in conserving the worlds above and below ground.

How Carrots Won The Trojan War

Author: Rebecca Rupp
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603427864
Size: 71.68 MB
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Gardeners, foodies, history buffs, and anyone who wants to know the secret stories concealed in a salad are sure to enjoy this delightful and informative collection.

The Drunken Botanist

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1616200464
Size: 53.29 MB
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Discusses the array of herbs, flowers, fungi, trees, and fruits that have been used in alcoholic beverages over time, detailing their history and etymology while presenting growing tips for gardeners and over fifty drink recipes.

Edible

Author: Daniella Martin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544114353
Size: 28.43 MB
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An anthropologist and certified entomophagist describes her international travels and studies to make a case for why insects may be the key to solving the world's food problems, explaining how bugs have been a long-time part of indigenous ...

Lady Cop Makes Trouble

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544409620
Size: 57.53 MB
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“A colorful and inventive adventure tale.”—Washington Post “It’s True Grit, New York style.”—New York Post “One of the best mystery novels of the year: wonderful and very entertaining.” —New York Journal of Books ...