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The award-winning author of Mind of the Raven uses lessons from the animal kingdom to build a training program for runners, emphasizing psychological and physiological factors that give humans an edge. Originally published as Racing the Antelope. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780060958701 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, May 1, 2002), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The award-winning author of Mind of the Raven uses lessons from the animal kingdom to build a training program for runners, emphasizing psychological and physiological factors that give humans an edge.

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The author uses lessons from the animal kingdom to build a training program for runners, emphasizing psychological and physiological factors that give humans an edge. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780060199210 | 1 edition (Cliff Street Books, May 1, 2001), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The author, a lifelong runner and zoologist, examines the biological adaptations of antelopes, birds, camels, insects, and frogs, and explores the import of these adaptations for human athletes.

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Product Description: When naturalist Heinrich sets out for a year in the wilds of Maine accompanied only by his pet raven, Jack, readers everywhere will want to tag along. Looking for the answers to life's questions in the richness of one small place, he settles into a rustic log cabin...read more

Hardcover:

9780201622522 | Pressure Applications, November 1, 1994, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The naturalist recounts his experience spending a year isolated in a crudely built cabin, where he studied the surrounding wildlife and pondered life's questions

Paperback:

9780201489392 | Da Capo Pr, November 7, 1995, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The naturalist recounts his experience spending a year isolated in a crudely built cabin, where he studied the surrounding wildlife and pondered life's questions

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780736648844 | Unabridged edition (Books on Tape, September 1, 1999), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: When naturalist Heinrich sets out for a year in the wilds of Maine accompanied only by his pet raven, Jack, readers everywhere will want to tag along.

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Product Description: All bodily activity is the result of the interplay of vastly complex physiological processes, and all of these processes depend on temperature. For insects, the struggle to keep body temperature within a suitable range for activity and competition is often a matter of life and death...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780674883406 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: All bodily activity is the result of the interplay of vastly complex physiological processes, and all of these processes depend on temperature.

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9780674883413 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, April 1, 1999), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: All bodily activity is the result of the interplay of vastly complex physiological processes, and all of these processes depend on temperature.

"From one man's persistent and elegant probing of the temperature biology of bees, we have been led to a deeper understanding of the whole biology of many insect taxa, and of their interactions with ecological and environmental stresses: all who work at the interfaces of physiology, ecology and behaviour have cause to be grateful, and all should certainly read this book." (Trends in Ecology & Evolution) "An outstanding source of information, and can be read with profit and satisfaction by the professional biologist and interested amateur alike." (Nature)

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9783540563020 | Gardners Books, April 1, 1993, cover price $122.30 | About this edition: "From one man's persistent and elegant probing of the temperature biology of bees, we have been led to a deeper understanding of the whole biology of many insect taxa, and of their interactions with ecological and environmental stresses: all who work at the interfaces of physiology, ecology and behaviour have cause to be grateful, and all should certainly read this book.
9780674408388 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $134.50 | About this edition: Bernd Heinrich's widely praised Bumblebee Economics (Harvard, 1979) set a high standard for scientifically accurate yet gracefully articulate writing about nature's ingenious patterns, specifically thermoregulation.

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9783662103425 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, December 29, 2012), cover price $99.00

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One of the world's foremost physiological ecologists discusses his life and work as a scientist and recounts in detail years spent in research in the wild in many parts of the world

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9780674445482 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 1, 1984, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: One of the world's foremost physiological ecologists discusses his life and work as a scientist and recounts in detail years spent in research in the wild in many parts of the world

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9780674445512 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1991), cover price $26.50 | About this edition: One of the world's foremost physiological ecologists discusses his life and work as a scientist and recounts in detail years spent in research in the wild in many parts of the world

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Reveals the special bond that forms between a scientist and the newly hatched great horned owlet he trains to survive in the wild

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9780316354561 | Joy st Books, April 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A field journal tracking the development of a great horned owlet, rescued in the wild, as it grows into an independent hunter able to survive in its own habitat.

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