Nature & Ecology Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
    1. The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan Published: August 28, 2007 Score: 13.65
  2. AWOL on the Appalachian Trail
    2. AWOL on the Appalachian Trail by David Miller Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 13.34
  3. Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions
    3. Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely Published: February 19, 2008 Score: 10.52
  4. A Walk in the Woods
    4. A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson and William Roberts Published: September 1, 1998 Score: 8.94
  5. Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog
    5. Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog by John Grogan Published: October 18, 2005 Score: 6.44
  6. Zeitoun (Vintage)
    6. Zeitoun (Vintage) by Dave Eggers Published: June 15, 2010 Score: 5.86
  7. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
    7. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann Published: October 10, 2006 Score: 4.81
  8. The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey
    8. The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey by Candice Millard Published: October 10, 2006 Score: 4.23
  9. Eating Animals
    9. Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer Published: November 2, 2009 Score: 3.93
  10. Collapse (Allen Lane Science S.)
    10. Collapse (Allen Lane Science S.) by Jared Diamond Published: January 17, 2005 Score: 3.68
  11. Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America
    11. Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America by Thomas L. Friedman Published: September 8, 2008 Score: 3.26
  12. Unlikely Friendships: 47 Remarkable Stories from the Animal Kingdom
    12. Unlikely Friendships: 47 Remarkable Stories from the Animal Kingdom by Jennifer S. Holland Published: June 28, 2011 Score: 2.86
  13. The Worst Hard Time
    13. The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan Published: September 1, 2006 Score: 2.85
  14. Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend (Thorndike Press Large Print Biography Series)
    14. Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend (Thorndike Press Large Print Biography Series) by Susan Orlean Published: December 16, 2011 Score: 2.53
  15. Green for Life
    15. Green for Life by Victoria Boutenko Published: October 20, 2005 Score: 1.92
  16. ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MIRACLE: A Year of Food Life
    16. ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MIRACLE: A Year of Food Life by Barbara (with Steven L. Hopp & Camille Kingsolver) Kingsolver and Richard A. Houser Score: 1.78
  17. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
    17. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan Published: May 28, 2002 Score: 1.45
  18. The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival (Vintage Departures)
    18. The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival (Vintage Departures) by John Vaillant Published: May 3, 2011 Score: 1.43
  19. Salt: A World History
    19. Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky Published: January 28, 2003 Score: 1.39
  20. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope (P.S.)
    20. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope (P.S.) by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer Published: July 27, 2010 Score: 1.37
  21. The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World
    21. The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World by Daniel Yergin Published: September 20, 2011 Score: 1.2
  22. On the Duty of Civil Disobedience
    22. On the Duty of Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau Published: March 24, 2008 Score: 1.2
  23. The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean
    23. The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean by Susan Casey Published: September 14, 2010 Score: 1.08
  24. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
    24. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History by Erik Larson Published: July 11, 2000 Score: 1.02
  25. Walden
    25. Walden by Henry David Thoreau Published: September 16, 2008 Score: 1

See also:

  1. Science Books
  2. Natural Resources Books
  3. Ecosystems Books
  4. Star-Gazing Books
  5. Animal Books
  6. Natural History Books
  7. Water Supply & Land Use Books
  8. Fauna Books
  9. Oceans & Seas Books
  10. Chemistry Books
  11. Physics Books
  12. Behavioral Sciences Books
  13. Science Books for Kids
  14. Evolution Books
  15. History & Philosophy of Science Books
  16. Agricultural Science Books
  17. Science Research Books
  18. Dementia
  19. Cyclades Travel Guides
  20. Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue Thrillers Books
  21. Other Media Books
  22. Children's Dictionaries
  23. Papua New Guinea Travel Guides
  24. Sailing Navigation Books
  25. Regional & International Cooking, Food & Wine Books
  26. Coral Reefs Ecosystems
  27. Rastafarianism
  28. Public Utilities Law
  29. Computer Mathematics Computer