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The lost art of reading nature's signs : use outdoor clues to find your way, predict the weather, locate water, track animals--and other forgotten skills

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Tristan Gooley has compiled more than 850 outdoor tips-many not found in any other book in the world-that will open readers' eyes to nature's hidden logic. He shares techniques for forecasting and tracking, and for walking in the country or city, along the coast, and by night. This is the ultimate resource on what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants, animals, and clouds can reveal-if you only know how to look!

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Mount Morris Library 796.5 Goo (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52123300252589
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06/20/2019
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001593569
003OWWL
00520190114094738.1
008150316s2015 nyua e b 001 0 eng
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020 . ‡a1615192417 ‡q(pbk.)
035 . ‡a(EG-IN)20410016
040 . ‡aDLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cDLC ‡dMvI
05000. ‡aGV200.4 ‡b.G648 2015
08200. ‡a796.5 ‡223
1001 . ‡aGooley, Tristan, ‡eauthor.
24514. ‡aThe lost art of reading nature's signs : ‡buse outdoor clues to find your way, predict the weather, locate water, track animals--and other forgotten skills / ‡cTristan Gooley ; illustrations by Neil Gower ; with editorial contributions by Marc Williams.
2463 . ‡aWalker's guide to outdoor clues and signs
264 1. ‡a[Place of publication not identified] : ‡bWorkman Pub Co, ‡c2015.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bThe Experiment, ‡c[2015]
264 4. ‡c©2014
300 . ‡axii, 402 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c21 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡a"First published in Great Britain in 2014 as The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs: Their Meaning and the Art of Making Predictions and Deductions by Sceptre."
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages [366]-381)and index.
520 . ‡aTristan Gooley has compiled more than 850 outdoor tips-many not found in any other book in the world-that will open readers' eyes to nature's hidden logic. He shares techniques for forecasting and tracking, and for walking in the country or city, along the coast, and by night. This is the ultimate resource on what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants, animals, and clouds can reveal-if you only know how to look!
5050 . ‡aGetting started -- Ground -- Trees -- Plants -- Mosses, algae, fungi and lichens -- A walk with rocks and wildflowers -- Sky and weather -- Stars -- Sun -- Moon -- A night walk -- Animals -- A walk with the Dayak--Part I -- City, town and village -- A city walk with invisible snakes -- Coast, rivers and lakes -- Snow and sand -- A walk with the Dayak--Part II -- Rare and extraordinary -- The breakthrough -- Your invisible toolbox.
650 0. ‡aOutdoor life ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0. ‡aOrienteering ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
7001 . ‡aGower, Neil, ‡eillustrator.
7001 . ‡aWilliams, Marc, ‡eeditor.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡a20410016 ‡bEG-IN ‡c593569 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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