A Natural History Of The Sonoran Desert

Author: Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (Tucson, Ariz.)
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520219809
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"A Natural History of the Sonoran Desert provides the most complete collection of Sonoran Desert natural history information ever compiled and is a perfect introduction to this biologically rich desert of North America."--BOOK JACKET.

A Natural History Of The Sonoran Desert

Author: Steven John Phillips
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520287479
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"This book takes readers deep into the Sonoran Desert, looking closely at the relationships of plants and animals with the land and people, through time and across landscapes.

Sonoran Desert Spring

Author: John Alcock
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816513996
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Only the desert itself, arrayed in its April apparel, can rival the beauty of this book." ÑArizona Highways "Deserts are not as bereft of life as they seem; their barren landscapes can support a remarkable variety of plant and animal life, ...

The Sonoran Desert Tortoise

Author: Thomas R. Van Devender
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816526062
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This book presents the first comprehensive summary of the natural history, biology, and conservation of the Sonoran and Sinaloan desert tortoises, reviewing the current state of knowledge of these creatures with appropriate comparisons to ...

Gathering The Desert

Author: Gary Paul Nabhan
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816510146
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Looks at the history and uses of plants of the Sonoran Desert, including creosote, palm trees, mesquite, organpipe cactus, amaranth, chiles, and Devil's claw Gathering the Desert explores desert plants as calories, cures, and characters and ...

Food Plants Of The Sonoran Desert

Author: Wendy C. Hodgson
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816520602
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"Food Plants of the Sanoran Desert includes not only plants such as gourds and legumes but also unexpected food sources such as palms, lilies, and cattails, all of which have provided nutrition to desert peoples.

A Natural History Of The Sonoran Desert

Author: Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (Tucson, Ariz.)
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520219805
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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (Tucson, Ariz.) ... Sonoran. Desert. Following is
a selection of books from Desert Stories: A Reader's Guide to the Sonoran
Borderlands, ... NATURAL HISTORY AND THE ENVIRONMENT Abbey, Edward.

A Natural History Of The Sonoran Desert

Author: Steven John Phillips
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520287479
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that weather in the Sonoran Desert is a story of monotonous, cloudless days,
interrupted by catastrophic exceptions. Whether catastrophic or not, those
exceptions are a major part of our story here—a story of how the Sonoran Desert
Region ...

Arizona Sonora Desert Museum Book Of Answers

Author: David Wentworth Lazaroff
Publisher: Treasure Chest Books
ISBN:
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This book gives detailed answers to the questions that the staff at the Desert Museum are most often asked, including questions about "exotic" plants and animals and persistent packrats or woodpecker percussionists.