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Farm & working animals

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Elephant House

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Elephant House

Nigel Rothfels

linguistics; Life sciences: general issues; Zoology: Mammals; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Traces the history of the Asian elephant display at the Oregon Zoo from the 1950s to the present. An introduction by historian... [more]

$54.95  $49.45

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Wolf Days in Pennsylvania

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Wolf Days in Pennsylvania

Henry W. Shoemaker

History of the Americas; Wildlife: general interest; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A collection of stories about wolves in Pennsylvania, originally published in 1914. Includes interviews with some of the state's... [more]

$28.99

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The Classic Guide to Beekeeping: From Hives to Honey

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The Classic Guide to Beekeeping: From Hives to Honey

John Hunter

Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

A comprehensive period guide to beekeeping, from hives to honey, including a small selection of recipes. [more]

$28.25  $24.85

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The 9/11 Dogs: The Heroes Who Searched for Survivors at Ground Zero

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The 9/11 Dogs: The Heroes Who Searched for Survivors at Ground Zero

Isabel George

True war & combat stories; Terrorist attack; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Meet the dogs who searched for life amongst the ruins of the Twin Towers. [more]

$10.99

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Barking Mad: Two Centuries of Great Dog Stories

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Barking Mad: Two Centuries of Great Dog Stories

Tom Quinn

Farm & working animals; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

Barking Mad taps into the British passion for dogs by bringing together a unique collection of extraordinary, touching and... [more]

$39.99

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Getting Laid: Everything You Need to Know About Raising Chickens, Gardening and Preserving - with Over 100 Recipes!

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Getting Laid: Everything You Need to Know About Raising Chickens, Gardening...

Barbara Webb

Self-sufficiency; Preserving & freezing; Organic gardening; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Sustainable living boasts no boundaries. You don't need massive amounts of acreage or even a fenced-in backyard. We may not... [more]

$29.95  $26.35

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The Joy of Keeping Chickens: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Poultry for Fun or Profit

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The Joy of Keeping Chickens: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Poultry for Fun...

Jennifer Megyesi

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Farmer and animal expert Megyesi discusses all the basic details of raising chickens--biology, health, food, and choosing... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain

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Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain

Philip Walling

History; British & Irish history; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Sheep are the thread that runs through the history of the English countryside. Our fortunes were once founded on sheep, and... [more]

$22.99

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Know Your Goats

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Know Your Goats

Jack Byard

Wildlife: mammals; Farm & working animals

Paperback

An illustrated guide to the identification of goats likely to be encountered in Britain today. [more]

$12.99

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Dogs of the Shepherds: A Review of the Pastoral Breeds

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Dogs of the Shepherds: A Review of the Pastoral Breeds

David Hancock

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Hardback

Suitable for all those who admire the most valuable of all the working dogs, the pastoral breeds: sheepdogs, cattle dogs and... [more]

$80.00

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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]

$48.95  $44.05

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Much Ado About Mutton

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Much Ado About Mutton

Bob Kennard

Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Mutton is a great - as yet untold - story with its deep impact on the landscape, history and culture of these islands. With... [more]

$49.99

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A View from the Tractor: Wit and Wisdom from the Nation's Favourite Dairy Farmer

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A View from the Tractor: Wit and Wisdom from the Nation's Favourite Dairy...

Roger Evans

The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Roger Evans, everyone's favourite dairy and poultry farmer, is back with his daily account of rural life, full of laughter,... [more]

$29.99

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Sheep: Small Scale Sheep Keeping

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Sheep: Small Scale Sheep Keeping

Sue Weaver

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Hobby farmer Sue Weaver provides a perfect primer in Sheep, ideal for novice or experienced sheep keepers looking to expand... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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The Illustrated Guide to Cows: How To Choose Them - How To Keep Them

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The Illustrated Guide to Cows: How To Choose Them - How To Keep Them

Celia Lewis

Animal husbandry; Smallholdings; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Covers the most familiar breeds of cattle in Europe and North America, with concise text about each one and illustrated with... [more]

$35.00

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Merlin

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Merlin

Gordon Thorburn

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Farm & working animals; Horses & ponies

Hardback

From the Royal Wedding to the London riots, Merlin's brave exploits for the Met as a top police horse have earned him celebrity... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Dogs in Action: Working Dogs and Their Stories

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Dogs in Action: Working Dogs and Their Stories

Maria Alomajan

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

This book describes the vast range of jobs undertaken by dogs around the world, from detection and therapy to show dogs, sled... [more]

$24.99

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The Biggle Bee Book: A Swarm of Facts on Practical Beekeeping, Carefully Hived

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The Biggle Bee Book: A Swarm of Facts on Practical Beekeeping, Carefully...

Jacob Biggle

Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

Includes: the benefits of keeping bees; how to care for bees through the winter; the marketing and selling of wax- and honey-based... [more]

$18.95  $16.70

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The Biggle Poultry Book: A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Management of Farm Poultry

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The Biggle Poultry Book: A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Management...

Jacob Biggle

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Focuses on the management of poultry. This title features more than three hundred million chickens and thirty million other... [more]

$18.95  $16.70

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Adventures In Yarn Farming

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Adventures In Yarn Farming

Barbara Parry, Msc,RD

Memoirs; Knitting & crochet; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

A knitting book focusing on the sheep-to-shawl process by a well-known knitter, shepherd, and artisanal yarn producer. Gain... [more]

$59.99

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Animals on Display: The Creaturely in Museums, Zoos, and Natural History

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Animals on Display: The Creaturely in Museums, Zoos, and Natural History...

Liv Emma Thorsen, Karen A. Rader, Adam Dodd

Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Hardback

A collection of essays on the historical representation and display of animals. Using examples from the eighteenth century... [more]

$208.95  $188.05

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Backyard Farming

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Backyard Farming

Kim Pezza

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here! Whether for eggs, meat, fun, or profit, chickens are the perfect addition to... [more]

$9.99

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Subjugated Animals

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Subjugated Animals

Nathaniel Wolloch

European history; Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Paperback

This book is a study of attitudes toward animals in early modern Western culture. Emphasizing the influence of anthropocentrism... [more]

$39.99

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Chickens for the Backyard Homesteader

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Chickens for the Backyard Homesteader

Suzie Baldwin

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$19.99

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Poultry Science, Chicken Culture: A Partial Alphabet

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Poultry Science, Chicken Culture: A Partial Alphabet

Susan M. Squier

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Susan Squier explores the close association between humans and poultry, from the chicken's domestication to the present day.... [more]

$71.95  $64.75

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