Books on Zoos, Wildlife and Parks

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  • NG Photo Ark by Joel Sartore
    NG Photo Ark (English, Hardback) Joel Sartore

    This lush book of photography represents a lifelong project by photographer Joel Sartore to make portraits of the world's animals - especially those that are endangered.

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  • Our Zoo by June Mottershead
    Our Zoo (Paperback) June Mottershead

    A wonderfully nostalgic memoir detailing the fascinating lives of the working class family behind the phenomenally successful Chester Zoo.

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  • Park Life by John Bartram
    Park Life (English, Hardback) John Bartram, John Karter

    'Retire? You can't retire!', Sir David Attenborough told John Bartram, when the man who has been gamekeeper and senior wildlife officer for Richmond Park for the past thirty years announced his intention to step away from the role, bidding farewell to the iconic park which has been his home and way of life for so long.

    $18.05 $28.95
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  • National Parks of America by Lonely Planet
    National Parks of America (English, Hardback) Lonely Planet

    Explore all 59 of America's National Parks with this inspirational coffee table book. Beautiful landscape photography and wildlife illustrations will wow readers. Practical ideas on where to stay and what to do help readers plan visits, and detailed itineraries make it easy. A wonderful introduction to America's National Parks for all the family.

    $20.35 $29.99
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  • We Bought a Zoo (Film Tie-in) by Benjamin Mee
    We Bought a Zoo (Film Tie-in) (English, Paperback) Benjamin Mee

    A film tie-in edition to 20th Century Fox's film adaptation of the heart-warming international bestseller starring Scarlett Johansson and Matt Damon and directed by Oscar-winning director Cameron Crowe.

    $9.68 $17.00
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  • Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church by Paul Bahn
    Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church (Hardback) Paul Bahn

    Chillingham-its location not only contributed some of the best archaeology in Northumberland but also a herd of wild white cattle unique in the history of the natural world, immortalised in songs, books, poems, and art. Chillingham castle with its famous and infamous inhabitants have combined to make this an interesting and fascinating tale.

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  • Silent Sentinels of Ranthambhore by Bina Kak
    Silent Sentinels of Ranthambhore (English, Hardback) Bina Kak

    A first-hand account of Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan, and some of the tigers that inhabit it.

    $28.31 $34.95
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  • The 50 Greatest National Parks of the World by Aaron Millar
    The 50 Greatest National Parks of the World (English, Paperback) Aaron Millar

    Exploring the history, science and secrets of the greatest national parks around the world.

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  • Wild Mammals in Captivity by Devra G. Kleiman
    Wild Mammals in Captivity (English, Paperback) Devra G. Kleiman

    Zoos, aquariums, and wildlife parks are vital centers of animal conservation and management. This book presents the thinking and practice in the care and management of wild mammals in zoos and other institutions. It offers information from studies of animal behavior; advances in captive breeding; and new thinking in animal management and welfare.

    $68.95 $75.00
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  • Savages and Beasts by Nigel Rothfels
    Savages and Beasts (English, Paperback) Nigel Rothfels

    Rothfels provides both fascinating reading and much-needed historical perspective on the nature of our relationship with the animal kingdom.

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  • Coolman und ich 01: Ab in den Zoo by diger R Bertram
    Coolman und ich 01: Ab in den Zoo (German, Hardback) diger R Bertram, Heribert Schulmeyer

    Start der Kultserie für Erstleser: Lesespaß mit COOLMAN! ...

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  • Visitor's guide Kruger National Park by Map Studio
    Visitor's guide Kruger National Park (English, Paperback) Map Studio $14.04
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  • National Parks of Europe by Lonely Planet
    National Parks of Europe (English, Hardback) Lonely Planet, Alexis Averbuck

    A celebration of, and practical guide to Europe's areas of incredible natural beauty. Step into a world boasting hilltop coastal villages, frozen Arctic landscapes and sweeping mountain ranges - and discover the 60 most breathtaking national parks, as well as suggested itineraries for experiencing their top sights and activities.

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  • Babylon's Ark by Lawrence Anthony
    Babylon's Ark (English, Paperback) Lawrence Anthony, Graham Spence

    Chronicles the Baghdad zoo's transformation from bombed-out rubble to peaceful park. This title recounts hair-raising efforts to save a pride of the dictator's lions, close a deplorable black-market zoo, and rescue Saddam's Arabian horses.

    $15.61 $17.99

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  • Good Night, Gorilla by Peggy Rathmann
    Good Night, Gorilla (English, Hardback) Peggy Rathmann

    A zookeeper finds his normal nighttime routine upset when a mischievous little ape steals his keys and lets all his animal charges out of their cages

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  • Zoo by J Barrington-Johnson
    Zoo (English, Paperback) J Barrington-Johnson

    London Zoo had its beginnings in 1826 when Sir Stamford Raffles founded the Zoological Society of London. The Crown had leased part of Regent's Park to the Society and the press excitedly anticipated the coming of the 'ark' to London. The stage was now set for the world's first truly scientific zoo.

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  • New Worlds, New Animals by R.J. Hoage
    New Worlds, New Animals (English, Paperback) R.J. Hoage

    Illustrated with nearly 100 photographs, New Worlds, New Animals gives readers a new respect for and understanding of the role of zoos in social and cultural history.

    $22.17 $27.00
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  • Shaping Kruger by Mitch Reardon
    Shaping Kruger (English, Hardback) Mitch Reardon

    Shaping Kruger provides fascinating insight into the lives, habits and behavior of the larger animals that significantly affect the workings of the park. It expertly synthesizes decades of ground-breaking research into the animals and their environment, examining along the way individual species; predator-prey relationships; mammal distribution, and browsing and grazing interactions. This detailed...

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  • The Wild Within by Andrew Flack
    The Wild Within (English, Hardback) Andrew Flack

    Established in 1836, the Bristol Zoo is the world's oldest surviving zoo outside of a capital city and has frequently been at the vanguard of zoo innovation. In The Wild Within, Andrew Flack uses the experiences of the Bristol Zoo to explore the complex and ever-changing relationship between human and beast, which in many cases has altered radically over time.

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  • The National Parks of the United States by Andrew Thomas
    The National Parks of the United States (English, Hardback) Andrew Thomas

    Published to coincide with the National Parks ServiceÆs centennial, a magnificent tribute to some of the most spectacular and diverse scenery in the world visits all 59 U.S. National Parks, from the peaks of Colorado to the Everglades of Florida, and provides useful details and a map overview of all parks, including sections dedicated to wildlife and other protected areas.

    $31.25 $39.95
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