Environment

Trees and Shrubs of Minnesota Trees and Shrubs of Minnesota Welby R. Smith 2008 Spring
Practical, comprehensive, and packed with information—the indispensable guide for identifying trees and shrubs in Minnesota
Nordic Landscapes: Region and Belonging on the Northern Edge of Europe Nordic Landscapes Region and Belonging on the Northern Edge of Europe Michael Jones and Kenneth R. Olwig, Editors 2008 Spring
The first in-depth presentation of the Nordic landscapes to be published in nearly twenty years
Nature, Landscape, and Building for Sustainability: A Harvard Design Magazine Reader Nature, Landscape, and Building for Sustainability A Harvard Design Magazine Reader William S. Saunders, Editor 2008 Spring
Thought-provoking essays on bridging the destructive divide between humanity and the natural world
Bataille’s Peak: Energy, Religion, and Postsustainability Bataille’s Peak Energy, Religion, and Postsustainability Allan Stoekl 2007 Fall
An audacious exploration of Bataille’s philosophy of energy within current conservation debates
Toxic Burn: The Grassroots Struggle against the WTI Incinerator Toxic Burn The Grassroots Struggle against the WTI Incinerator Thomas Shevory 2007 Spring
The economics of trash and the politics behind hazardous waste disposal.
The War Against the Beavers: Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods The War Against the Beavers Learning to Be Wild in the North Woods Verena Andermatt Conley 2005 Spring
A beguiling tale of the ups and downs of backwoods living—now in paperback!
The River We Have Wrought: A History of the Upper Mississippi The River We Have Wrought A History of the Upper Mississippi John O. Anfinson 2005 Spring
The sweeping history of how the upper Mississippi has been changed by human intervention
Signs of Danger: Waste, Trauma, and Nuclear Threat Signs of Danger Waste, Trauma, and Nuclear Threat Peter C. van Wyck 2004 Fall
Questions the literal burying of the nuclear threat and how it relates to expectations for our future
Trailside Botany: 101 Favorite Trees, Shrubs, and Wildflowers of the Upper Midwest Trailside Botany 101 Favorite Trees, Shrubs, and Wildflowers of the Upper Midwest John Bates 2004 Spring
Trailside Botany is filled with clear descriptions and detailed drawings of the 101 wildflowers, trees, and other plants most likely seen along North Woods trails.
Canoe Country Wildlife: A Field Guide to the North Woods and Boundary Waters Canoe Country Wildlife A Field Guide to the North Woods and Boundary Waters Mark Stensaas 2004 Spring
Canoe Country Wildlife, a friendly field guide, introduces the wildlife most seen travel in the North Woods. It describes these creatures and their habits.
Rain Forest Literatures: Amazonian Texts and Latin American Culture Rain Forest Literatures Amazonian Texts and Latin American Culture Lucia Sá 2004 Spring
Recaptures native literatures of the Amazonian rain forest
Canoe Country Flora: Plants and Trees of the North Woods and Boundary Waters Canoe Country Flora Plants and Trees of the North Woods and Boundary Waters Mark Stensaas 2003 Fall
Voyageurs National Park: The Battle to Create Minnesota’s National Park Voyageurs National Park The Battle to Create Minnesota’s National Park Fred T. Witzig 2004 Spring
A chronicle of the legislative process that made Voyageurs National Park a reality
Biomedia Biomedia Eugene Thacker 2004 Spring
The merging of computer science and molecular biology, genetic codes and computer codes
Spirit of the North: The Quotable Sigurd F. Olson Spirit of the North The Quotable Sigurd F. Olson Sigurd F. Olson David Backes, Editor 2004 Spring
An accessible and inspiring collection of Olson’s most enlightening words
The Wolves of Denali The Wolves of Denali L. David Mech, Layne G. Adams, Thomas J. Meier, John W. Burch and Bruce W. Dale 2003 Spring
The definitive study of this important wolf community—now in paperback.
Beyond Wolves: The Politics of Wolf Recovery and Management Beyond Wolves The Politics of Wolf Recovery and Management Martin A. Nie 2003 Spring
Looks at the next stages of the controversy over wolf recovery
A Political Space: Reading the Global through Clayoquot Sound A Political Space Reading the Global through Clayoquot Sound Warren Magnusson and Karena Shaw, Editors 2002 Fall
An innovative look at the convergence of global trends and local struggles in this out-of-the-way place.
A Plague of Frogs: Unraveling an Environmental Mystery A Plague of Frogs Unraveling an Environmental Mystery William Souder 2002 Fall
An alarming account of the effects of environmental degradation-now in paperback for the first time!
Our Way or the Highway: Inside the Minnehaha Free State Our Way or the Highway Inside the Minnehaha Free State Mary Losure 2002 Fall
An eyewitness account of this controversial environmental action.