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Farm & working animals

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The Solace of Open Spaces

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The Solace of Open Spaces

Gretel Ehrlich

Biography: general; Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A stunning classic memoir set in the American West, Ehrlich's account of living in Wyoming includes sheep herding alone across... [more]

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [more]

$22.99

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of... [more]

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Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

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Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

Fred Hams

Reference works; Poultry farming; Farm & working animals; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

Hardback

Directory of chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys and how to keep them, with 700 photographs. [more]

$49.95

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Jackie French's Chook Book

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Jackie French's Chook Book

Jackie French

Gardening; Farm & working animals; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

Deals with chickens. This title features many mouth-watering chicken-and-egg recipes. It includes sections on poultry keeping... [more]

$21.95

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

Jeffrey Masson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Psychology: emotions; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

Paperback

`An unbelievably inspiring book' Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesDid you know that pigs frequently throw... [more]

$22.99

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Biography; Memoirs; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

The intimate account of a year on his family farm in Ireland - and a fascinating history of man's long relationship with the... [more]

$29.99

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The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens: Simple Steps for Healthy, Happy Hens

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The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens: Simple Steps for Healthy,...

Kathy Shea Mormino

Farm & working animals; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

Paperback

The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens takes enthusiasts through all aspects of small-flock ownership: researching,... [more]

$24.99

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The Practical Book of Beekeeping: A complete how-to manual on the satisfying art of keeping bees and their day to day care

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The Practical Book of Beekeeping: A complete how-to manual on the satisfying...

David Cramp

Apiculture (beekeeping); Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Hardback

A complete how-to manual on the satisfying art of keeping bees and their practical day-to-day care. Guides you from choosing... [more]

$29.95

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Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

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Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

Angela Goode

Farm & working animals

Hardback

A unique celebration of our remarkable Aussie working dogs, illustrated with photographs taken by the people who love them.... [more]

$39.99

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Gift of Kindness: Inspiring True Stories of Rescued Farm Animals

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Gift of Kindness: Inspiring True Stories of Rescued Farm Animals

Penguin

True stories; Farm & working animals; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

At a glance, this is a book of hugely appealing animal photos. Dig a little deeper and the fifty stories are inspiring, heartwarming... [more]

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Chicken

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Chicken

Annie Potts

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Chicken provides insight into the astonishing world of the chicken and contains many intriguing facts, including why the largest... [more]

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Pig

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Pig

Brett Mizelle

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Pig is a richly illustrated and compelling look at the natural and cultural history of the pig, and the long, complicated... [more]

$24.99

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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: Understanding the World's Most Intriguing Animals

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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: Understanding the World's Most Intriguing...

Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A New York Times bestselling author investigates the fascinating behavior and emotional lives of... [more]

$19.95

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Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens

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Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens

Gail Damerow

Farm & working animals

Paperback

A guide to raising one chicken or one hundred. It features topics from starting a backyard flock to putting eggs on the table.... [more]

$29.99

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Beekeeping For Dummies

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Beekeeping For Dummies

Howland Blackiston

Business & Economics; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Paperback

Beekeeping For Dummies, 2nd Edition reviews the tools of the trade, including complete instructions for building and maintaining... [more]

$34.00

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Colonel Richardson's Airedales

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Colonel Richardson's Airedales

Bryan D. Cummins

History; Warfare & defence; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Dogs in war This is the story of one man's struggle to develop the British War Dog School. Richardson began experimenting... [more]

$79.95

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Man's Best Friend

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Man's Best Friend

Luke Warburton, Simon Bouda

Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; True stories; Police & security services; Farm & working animals

Paperback

At 10.30 p.m. on 12 January 2016 Acting Sergeant Luke Warburton thought he was taking his last breath. A decorated New South... [more]

$32.99

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

Laura Greaves

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets; Children's & Educational; Animal stories (Children's&YA); Pets (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Dogs have been living with and helping humans for around fifteen thousand years. All those years ago dogs were either hunters... [more]

$14.99

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Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater

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Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater

Karen Raber, Monica Mattfeld

Theatre Studies; Social & cultural history; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A collection of essays that explore the role of performing animals in literature, theater, art, and other media prior to the... [more]

$58.99

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The Lost War Horses of Cairo: The Passion of Dorothy Brooke

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The Lost War Horses of Cairo: The Passion of Dorothy Brooke

Grant Hayter-Menzies

Biography: historical, political & military; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The first biography of a Scottish socialite who in 1930s Cairo founded a charity to rescue British war horses which lives... [more]

$22.99

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Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - With games, stickers and more

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Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - With games, stickers...

Vanessa Amaral-Rogers

Endangered species & extinction of species; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

In Love Bees Vanessa Amaral-Rogers focuses on how we can help our nectar-collecting buddies flourish-and why these important... [more]

$22.99

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101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily: Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for You and your Hens

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101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily: Tips, Tricks, and Ideas...

Lisa Steele

Farm & working animals

Paperback

101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily will show you the finer points of how to spoil your chickens and beautify... [more]

$29.99

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Ajax the Kea Dog: A working dog's life in the high country

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Ajax the Kea Dog: A working dog's life in the high country

Corey Mosen

Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The highly illustrated, heartwarming story of conservation heroes, dog Ajax and his handler Corey, who traverse remote parts... [more]

$34.99

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Critical Terms for Animal Studies

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Critical Terms for Animal Studies

Lori Gruen

Ethics & moral philosophy; Zoology & animal sciences; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A new critical terms volume addressing the growing, vigorously interdisciplinary field of animal studies. [more]

$69.00

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