Natural Resources Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. Salt: A World History. Mark Kurlansky
    1. Salt: A World History. Mark Kurlansky by Mark Kurlansky Published: February 1, 2010 Score: 8.27
  2. The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
    2. The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America by Timothy Egan Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 5.44
  3. The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring
    3. The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring by Richard Preston Published: February 12, 2008 Score: 2.27
  4. Long Emergency
    4. Long Emergency by James Howard Kunstler Published: August 18, 2005 Score: 2.26
  5. Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World
    5. Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World by Mark Kurlansky Published: June 1, 1997 Score: 1.9
  6. Four Fish: The Future of the Last Wild Food
    6. Four Fish: The Future of the Last Wild Food by Paul Greenberg Published: July 15, 2010 Score: 1.88
  7. The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health-and a Vision for Change
    7. The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health-and a Vision for Change by Annie Leonard Published: March 9, 2010 Score: 1.8
  8. The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
    8. The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water by Charles Fishman Published: April 12, 2011 Score: 1.72
  9. North by Northwestern: A Seafaring Family on Deadly Alaskan Waters
    9. North by Northwestern: A Seafaring Family on Deadly Alaskan Waters by Captain Sig Hansen and Mark Sundeen Published: March 30, 2010 Score: 1.59
  10. Aquaponic Gardening: A Step-By-Step Guide to Raising Vegetables and Fish Together
    10. Aquaponic Gardening: A Step-By-Step Guide to Raising Vegetables and Fish Together by Sylvia Bernstein Published: October 11, 2011 Score: 1.47
  11. Walking
    11. Walking by Henry David Thoreau, Clifton Johnson and Ralph Waldo Emerson Published: February 4, 2010 Score: 1.46
  12. The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed
    12. The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed by John Vaillant Published: May 17, 2006 Score: 1.03
  13. Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
    13. Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness by Edward Abbey Published: January 12, 1985 Score: 0.98
  14. A Sand County Almanac (Outdoor Essays & Reflections)
    14. A Sand County Almanac (Outdoor Essays & Reflections) by Aldo Leopold Published: December 12, 1986 Score: 0.97
  15. Last Chance to See
    15. Last Chance to See by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine Published: October 13, 1992 Score: 0.94
  16. Cadillac Desert
    16. Cadillac Desert by Marc Reisner Published: May 1, 1993 Score: 0.81
  17. The Post Carbon Reader: Managing the 21st Century's Sustainability Crises
    17. The Post Carbon Reader: Managing the 21st Century's Sustainability Crises by Bill McKibben, Asher Miller, Richard Heinberg and Allen Erika Published: June 16, 2011 Score: 0.7
  18. The Sibley Guide to Trees
    18. The Sibley Guide to Trees by David Allen Sibley Published: September 15, 2009 Score: 0.67
  19. Young Men and Fire
    19. Young Men and Fire by Norman MacLean Published: November 15, 1993 Score: 0.6
  20. The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell
    20. The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell by Mark Kurlansky Published: February 28, 2006 Score: 0.51
  21. Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America
    21. Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America by Eric Jay Dolin Published: July 17, 2008 Score: 0.48
  22. Plastic: A Toxic Love Story
    22. Plastic: A Toxic Love Story by Susan Freinkel Published: May 2, 2011 Score: 0.46
  23. The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise
    23. The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise by Michael Grunwald Published: March 27, 2007 Score: 0.39
  24. Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization
    24. Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization by Steven Solomon Published: January 18, 2011 Score: 0.37
  25. Reading the Forested Landscape: A Natural History of New England
    25. Reading the Forested Landscape: A Natural History of New England by Tom Wessels, Brian D. Cohen and Ann H. Zwinger Published: September 20, 2005 Score: 0.37

See also:

  1. Nature & Ecology Books
  2. Forests & Forestry Books
  3. River Books
  4. Rocks & Minerals Books
  5. Rain Forests Books
  6. Nature Writing Books
  7. Star-Gazing Books
  8. Nature Conservation Books
  9. Mountain Ecology
  10. Animal Books
  11. Science Fiction Adventure Books
  12. Business Graduate School Guides
  13. Books
  14. Lakes & Ponds Books
  15. History of Hong Kong Books
  16. Teen Horror Books
  17. Maldives Travel Guides
  18. Baroque - Historical Period
  19. Druidism Books
  20. Religious Warfare Books
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