Recently Received Books
(April 2004–June 2005)


Act III in Patagonia. People and Wildlife . Conway, W. 2005 . Island Press , Washington , D.C. 326 pp . $29.95 (hardcover) . ISBN 1-55963-518-5 .

Alaska Wilderness. Exploring the Central Brooks Range . 2005 . The University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 2005 . 206 pp . ( 173 + xxxiii ). $18.95 (paperback) . ISBN 0-520-24498-2 .

Chasing Neotropical Birds . Thornton, B. (text). V.Thornton and B.Thornton ( photography ). 2005 . University of Texas Press , Austin , TX . 25 pp ., 166 color photographs. $34.95 (hardcover) . ISBN 0-292-70589-1 .

Dancing at the Dead Sea. Tracking the World's Environmental Hotspots . Mitchell, A. 2004 . The University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 239 pp . $25.00 (hardcover) . ISBN 0-226-53200-3 .

The Encyclopedia of Animals. A Complete Visual Guide . Goodwin, S., and A.Handley, project editors. Cooke, F., H.Dingle, S.Hutchinson, G.McKay, R.Schodde, N.Tait, and R.Vogt , consultants . 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 608 pp . $39.95 (hardcover) . ISBN 0-520-24406-0 .

Invertebrate Conservation and Agricultural Ecosystems . New, T. R. 2005 . Cambridge University Press , Cambridge , United Kingdom . 366 pp . ( 354 + xii ). $60.00 (paperback) . ISBN 0-521-54201-9 .

Raptors of California . Peeters, H., and P.Peeters . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 305 pp . ( 294 + xi ). $17.95 (paperback) . ISBN 0-520-23708-0 .

Scientist Debate Gaia. The Next Century . Schneider, S. H., J. R.Miller, E.Crist, and P. J.Boston , editors . The MIT Press , Cambridge , MA . 394 pp . ( 377 + xvii ). $50.00 (hardcover) . ISBN 0-262-19498-8 .

This Elusive Land. Women and the Canadian Environment . Hessing, M., R.Raglon, and C.Sandilands , editors . 2004 . University of British Columbia Press , Vancouver , BC . 406 pp . ( 386 + xx ). $34.95 (paperback) . ISBN 0-7748-1107-2 .

Walking Softly in the Wilderness. The Sierra Club Guide to Backpacking . 4th edition . Completely revised and updated . Hart, J. 2005 . Sierra Club Books , San Francisco , CA . 528 pp . $16.95 (paper) . ISBN 1-57805-123-1 .

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