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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 / Tristan Gooley ; illustrations by Neil Gower ; with editorial contributions by Marc Williams.

Gooley, Tristan, author. (Author). Gower, Neil, illustrator. (Added Author). Williams, Marc, editor. (Added Author).
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  • 11 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Aubbee Library 796.5 GOO (Text) 33187003891831 Nonfiction - A Reshelving -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville 796.5 Goo (Text) 32604000204133 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Library 796.5 GOO (Text) 33187003891823 Nonfiction - F Reshelving -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 796.5 GOO (Text) 39391006679524 Non-Fiction Checked out 11/07/2016
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon 796.5 GOO (Text) 30653006339634 New Adult NoN Fic Available -
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange 796.5 GOO (Text) 30477100862576 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Linton Public Library - Linton 796.5 GOO (Text) 30149000779784 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 796.5 GOO (Text) 78551000522585 Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City NON-FICTION 796.5 GOOLEY (Text) 30403002111722 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 11/14/2016
Princeton Public Library - Princeton 796.5 Goo (Text) 30890000578045 Adult Books Upper level Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781615192410
  • ISBN: 1615192417
  • Physical Description: xii, 402 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Pub Co 2015

Content descriptions

General Note: "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."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [366]-381)and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Getting 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.
Summary, etc.: 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!
Subject: Outdoor life > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Orienteering > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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