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La fabbrica dei cuccioli: Fermiamo il traffico - download pdf or read online

By Ilaria Innocenti,Macrì Puricelli

ISBN-10: 8871067916

ISBN-13: 9788871067919

l. a. verità (e los angeles sofferenza) dietro il traffico dei cuccioli in Europa in un reportage toccante e sconvolgente.
Negli ultimi cinque anni, il traffico dei cuccioli - in particolare da Ungheria e Slovacchia - è aumentato in modo considerevole. I trafficanti li acquistano in line with 30-50 euro e li rivendono nei Paesi dell’Europa occidentale a partire da six hundred euro.
Solo in Italia ne arrivano illegalmente circa 8mila ogni mese. Possono avere poche settimane di vita, possono essere privi di documenti e di vaccinazioni di legge. Possono essere malati o avere tare genetiche. Nel company illegale, che si stima generi un affare da three hundred milioni all’anno in tutta Europa, sono coinvolti gruppi di trafficanti organizzati.
Il libro offre non solo gli ultimi dati di questo traffico legato alla zoomafia, ma illustra le attuali leggi, anticipa i futuri regolamenti che l. a. Commissione europea varerà, dà conto dell’impegno delle associazioni animaliste, delle forze dell’ordine e della magistratura. E affronta, attraverso testimonianze, racconti, interviste, le problematiche che a livello europeo questo traffico illegale sta provocando in termini di benessere animale e potrebbe provocare a livello di salute pubblica.
Per rendere consapevoli i cittadini dell’importanza dell’adozione da un canile o gattile invece dell’acquisto.

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The Story Garden: Cultivating Plants to Nurture Memories by Johanna Buchert Smith,Ellen Sheppard Buchert PDF

By Johanna Buchert Smith,Ellen Sheppard Buchert

ISBN-10: 1423645812

ISBN-13: 9781423645818

Grow tales and domesticate stories with a narrative Garden.

This captivating booklet of gorgeous stories is ready the magic of self-discovery, reminiscence, and human connections transmitted via botany. The tales are supplemented with easy plant propagation how-tos for the vegetation that connect with the thoughts. begin a rosebush from the rose on your marriage ceremony bouquet, take into account Grandma’s hollyhock from a slicing of the plant through her clothesline, take pleasure in onions on your backyard descending from a present of an onion at a B&B the place you spent every week on a romantic vacation, or plant a balsam fir on the finish of the driveway to remind you of Christmas.

Johanna Buchert Smith has labored as an editor for a number of years, either on-line and in print. She stocks her family’s love of gardening, and has huge adventure with foraging. She lives in Salt Lake urban, Utah.

Ellen Sheppard Buchert got her bachelor’s measure for built-in stories in botany and writing. Her paintings has been proven all around the kingdom of Utah, and in Ontario, Canada. She has illustrated 3 prior gardening books for Gibbs Smith: 75 remarkable Herbs, seventy five striking culmination, and seventy five intriguing Vegetables. She lives in Provo, Utah.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Maine Woods: A Fully Annotated Edition by Henry D. Thoreau,Jeffrey S. Cramer

By Henry D. Thoreau,Jeffrey S. Cramer

ISBN-10: 0300122837

ISBN-13: 9780300122831

“On the thirty first of August, 1846, I left harmony in Massachusetts for Bangor and the backwoods of Maine”—thus starts The Maine Woods, the evocative tale of Thoreau’s trips via a well-recognized but untouched land.

 

As he explores Mt. Katahdin (an Indian be aware that means “highest land”), Lake Chesuncook, the Allagash River, and the East department of the Penobscot, Thoreau muses on his personal vulnerability and the humility engendered via his solitude within the barren region. all through Thoreau invokes the wooded area of Maine—the mountains, waterways, fauna, vegetation, and the people—in his singular type. Echoing Walden, Thoreau’s passionate outcry opposed to the degradation of our surroundings in The Maine Woods will resonate strongly today.

 

This absolutely annotated present variation of The Maine Woods makes a superb significant other quantity to Walden: a completely Annotated Edition and I to Myself: An Annotated choice from the magazine of Henry D. Thoreau.

 

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Download e-book for iPad: Abbey in America: A Philosopher's Legacy in a New Century by John A. Murray

By John A. Murray

ISBN-10: 082635517X

ISBN-13: 9780826355171

greater than twenty-five years after his demise, iconic author and nature activist Edward Abbey (1927–1989) is still an influential presence within the American environmental move. Abbey’s top recognized works stay broadly learn and encourage discourse at the key concerns dealing with modern American society, really with recognize to urbanization and know-how. Abbey in the United States, released 40 years after Abbey’s well known novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, positive aspects an all-star checklist of individuals, together with newshounds, authors, students, and of Abbey’s top buddies as they discover Abbey’s principles and legacy via their targeted literary, own, and scholarly perspectives.

ABOUT THE EDITOR
John A. Murray is the writer of forty-five books, together with Cinema Southwest: An Illustrated consultant to the flicks and Their destinations, which got the Southwest booklet Award, and Mythmakers of the West: Shaping America’s mind's eye, which obtained the Colorado e-book Award. He used to be the founding editor of the area nature sequence for Oxford college Press and of the yank Nature Writing annual for Sierra membership Books. between his books is Writing approximately Nature: an inventive consultant, additionally to be had from the collage of recent Mexico Press.

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Le climat dans tous ses états ! (Plaisir des sciences) - download pdf or read online

By Pierre Martin

ISBN-10: 2807306608

ISBN-13: 9782807306608

Démarqué par sa rigueur scientifique des nombreux ouvrages parus sur ce thème avant l. a. COP21, l'ouvrage présente, sans parti pris, l. a. démarche compliquée de los angeles climatologie appliquée aux diversifications climatiques. Il rassemble, ordonne et explique les principes et pratiques de cette technological know-how, afin de répondre aux multiples questions que l'on se pose sur les conséquences et les risques du réchauffement climatique. Il fait le element sur ce que l'on sait, ce dont on doit douter et ce que l'on ignore de l'évolution du climat ; une examine pragmatique et documentée pour comprendre pourquoi et remark des discussions scientifiques classiques sont devenues des controverses socio-économiques et politiques inextricables.

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1. Une vieille histoire - 2. Le système terrestre - three. Les adaptations climatiques - four. Une courte histoire de l. a. climatologie - five. l. a. climatologie body - 6. potential climatique (Les risques climatiques : où ?, quand ?, remark ?, avec quelle intensité ?...) - 7. los angeles climatologie humaine (Rio, Les COP, Le Giec, Le Protocole de Kyoto, los angeles COP 21, Les taxes et quotas carbone...)

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Download PDF by Burroughs,John: The Light of Day; Religious Discussions and Criticisms From

By Burroughs,John

ISBN-10: 0649635787

ISBN-13: 9780649635788

ISBN-10: 1347404937

ISBN-13: 9781347404935

in contrast to another reproductions of vintage texts (1) we haven't used OCR(Optical personality Recognition), as this ends up in undesirable caliber books with brought typos. (2) In books the place there are photographs comparable to photographs, maps, sketches and so on we now have endeavoured to maintain the standard of those pictures, in order that they signify properly the unique artefact. even supposing sometimes there is yes imperfections with those outdated texts, we think they need to be made on hand for destiny generations to enjoy.

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New PDF release: Fiberglass Boat Restoration: The Project Planning Guide

By Wayne Canning

ISBN-10: 194482426X

ISBN-13: 9781944824266

How to choose a ship, plan your venture, end the activity, and really head for the water.
Over the previous thirty to 40 years boat developers, huge and small, have produced tens of millions of fiberglass boats. Many now take a seat deserted, looking ahead to a few smooth care to come again at the water the place they belong. Fiberglass in contrast to many different varieties of boatbuilding fabrics doesn't rot, rust, or holiday down through the years. many of us have learned this, after all, and feature all started what they suspect can be a simple undertaking. They have been incorrect, and lots of well-intentioned renovations sit down abandoned.
Whatever the cause of eager to tackle the recovery of a venture boat, right making plans and association could make the variation among good fortune and failure. Fiberglass Boat recovery is set tips on how to plan, manage and effectively entire a venture boat recovery. it's going to clarify why you will need to placed your efforts and assets into a few parts and never others. It comprises worthwhile information regarding what to seem for whilst contemplating the acquisition of a venture boat. even supposing the point of interest of the e-book is fiberglass, the data could be worthwhile to somebody project the development or recovery of any boat.

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Henry David Thoreau,Bill McKibben's Walden: With an Introduction and Annotations by Bill PDF

By Henry David Thoreau,Bill McKibben

ISBN-10: 0807098132

ISBN-13: 9780807098134

First released in 1854, Henry David Thoreau's groundbreaking ebook has inspired generations of readers and maintains to motivate and tell a person with an open brain and a love of nature. With invoice McKibben delivering a newly revised advent and priceless annotations that position Thoreau firmly in his position as cultural and religious seer, this gorgeous variation of Walden for the recent millennium is extra obtainable and proper than ever.

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Download e-book for kindle: Where the Wind Dreams of Staying: Searching for Purpose and by Eric Dieterle

By Eric Dieterle

ISBN-10: 0870718657

ISBN-13: 9780870718656

In his robust memoir Where the Wind desires of Staying, Eric Dieterle captures the emotional storms of a boy, after which a guy, who seeks which means in a spot, or a spot with which means. His stressed look for function and identification within the American West strikes via cycles of luck and failure, love and loss.

Dieterle’s trip leads from the plateaus of japanese Washington throughout the landscapes of 7 states, finishing within the shadow of the San Francisco peaks in northern Arizona. In a chain of interwoven essays, readers will locate wealthy, exact explorations of western landscapes, balanced with tales of private mirrored image, selection, doubt, and success. alongside the best way, Dieterle grapples with anxiousness and melancholy, substance abuse, and failed relationships. the internal lifetime of the writer is tightly absolute to the exterior landscapes, ecosystems, and ecologies, in order that individual and position develop into misplaced in a single another.

Ultimately a narrative of resilience, Where the Wind desires of Staying is a lyrical tribute to the richly diversified landscapes and life of the inland West. will probably be welcomed through readers of environmental literature and private memoir, and an individual who has struggled opposed to the chances in pursuit of a balanced life.

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Round of a Country Year: A Farmer's Day Book - download pdf or read online

By David Kline,Wendell Berry

ISBN-10: 1619029243

ISBN-13: 9781619029248

David Kline has been known as a “twentieth-century Henry David Thoreau” by means of his acquaintances and contemporaries; an apt comparability given the quiet exuberance with which he documents the quotidian goings-on on his natural kinfolk farm. less than David’s attentive gaze and in his transparent, insightful prose the reader is enveloped within the rhythms of farm existence; not just the planting and harvesting of plants all year long, however the migration styles of birds, the wellbeing and fitness and virility of honeybees left approximately to their very own units, the songs and silences of frogs and toads, the disappearance and resurgence of praying mantises in fields-turned woodlands, the hunt for monarch butterflies within the milkweed. There’s rhythm in neighborhood, too—neighbors collecting to plant potatoes or to keep up an aged friend’s tomato backyard, natural farming meetings and conferences round relatives eating tables or college panels.

Interspersed with neighborhood lore (when the spring’s first bumblebee appears to be like the kids can cross barefoot) is deep technical wisdom of cultivation and land administration and the dangers of recent agri-business. Kline documents statewide conferences of district supervisors, understands which audio system and committee chairmen are within the wallet of the oil and fuel lobbyists, stands up and says his half.

At a time whilst America’s inhabitants is being grew to become towards some great benefits of small, neighborhood farming practices on our health and wellbeing and our surroundings, Kline’s daybook bargains a awesome instance of the ways that we're attached to the environment, and the excitement we will be able to take up day-by-day paintings and stewardship.

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