Alone
The Classic Polar Adventure

When Admiral Richard E. Byrd set out on his second Antarctic expedition in 1934, he was already an international hero for having piloted the first flights over the North and South Poles. His plan for this latest adventure was to spend six...

310 pages
6 x 9
12 illustrations

The Conservation Easement in California

The conservation easement is an effective and flexible technique for land preservation. The Conservation Easement in California, written by California attorneys expert in conservation law for The Trust for Public Land, is an authoritative...

186 pages
6 x 9

Two Californias
The Myths And Realities Of A State Divided Against Itself

Two Californias explores for the first time the pervasive folk myth that Northern and Southern California should really be separate states. You hear it all the time in the media and on the street - but is it true? Michael DiLeo and Eleanor...

250 pages
6 x 9

The Trail North
A Solo Journey On The Pacific Coast

Hawk Greenway

The Trail North is the story of a young man who comes into his own during a summer on the Pacific Coast Trail. With only his hourse for company, Hawk Greenway tasted the freedom and wildness of the high mountains, weathered the loneliness...

191 pages
6 x 9

Ideas that Matter
The Worlds of Jane Jacobs

Edited by Max Allen

Jane Jacobs (1916-2006) is history's most celebrated urban critic. In addition to her classic, Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jacobs authored another half dozen influential books on urban planning, economics, and design. She was...

248 pages
9.25 x 8

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