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Nearer to Nature

By Margaret Gillespie

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center has brought visitors and members nearer to nature since 1966. This compilation of writings by Naturalist Margaret Gillespie will transport you to the woods and waters of New Hampshire's natural world. Get inspired and up close to insects, birds, mammals, and plant life through words and pictures featuring the best of New Hampshire and Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.
Retail: $19.95

"With a keen eye and a familiarity with seasonal events, Margaret Gillespie captures the essence of New Hampshire's natural history." - Mary Holland, Author of Naturally Curious
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