Natural History

We offer a wide selection of natural history books, including guides to native Texas flora and fauna. Specializing in Texas and Texas' Big Bend region.



My Wild Life

My Wild Life

By Wauer, Roland H.†(Author);†Jonathan B. Jarvis†(Foreword)
Price: $39.95


Looking back at a wonderful way to make a living. Few people have the opportunity to live and work in America's magnificent national parks, let alone...more info

Flash Floods in Texas

Flash Floods in Texas

By Burnett, Jonathan
Price: $35.00


How many times have you heard the television or radio alert, "We are now under a flash flood watch"? While the destructive force of flash flooding is...more info

Bitter Waters: The Struggles of the Pecos River

Bitter Waters: The Struggles of the Pecos River

By Dearen, Patrick
Price: $29.95


WINNER: 2016 NEW MEXICO-ARIZONA BOOK AWARD Rising at 11,750 feet in the Sangre de Cristo range and snaking 926 miles through New Mexico and Texas to...more info

Butterflies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley

Butterflies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley

By Wauer, Roland
Price: $25.00


Roland Wauer's Butterflies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley is the only field guide to cover all the reported species in what he calls the "number one...more info

Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas

Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas

By James R. Dixon
Price: $24.95


In this revised edition of Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas , James R. Dixon adds to and updates the extensive information given in the first...more info

Heralds of Spring in Texas

Heralds of Spring in Texas

By Wauer, Roland
Price: $24.95


"It is a basic part of human nature to anticipate a new cycle of growth in our natural world and to recall fond memories of earlier springs. But the...more info

Field Guide to Common Texas Insects

Field Guide to Common Texas Insects

By Drees, Bastiaan M.; Jackman, John A.
Price: $22.95


Meet the wild world of common Texas insects with this colorful and thorough introduction. Now you can identify that critter that just crawled under...more info

God's Country or Devil's Playground

God's Country or Devil's Playground

By Nelson, Barney (editor)
Price: $22.95


The dramatic desert landscapes of the Big Bend country along the Texas-Mexico border reminded historian Walter Prescott Webb of "an earth-wreck in...more info

Mammals of Trans-Pecos

Mammals of Trans-Pecos

By Schmidly, David
Price: $22.95


Ninety-six species of mammals are native to the Trans-Pecos region of Texas ó that portion of the state which lies west of the Pecos River and...more info

Finding Butterflies in Texas: A Guide to the Best Sites

Finding Butterflies in Texas: A Guide to the Best Sites

By Wauer, Roland
Price: $22.50


Texas has more butterflies than any other state, but itís difficult to know where to start in a state this large. Ro Wauer traveled from the Lower...more info


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