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Origins: How The Earth Made Us

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Origins: How The Earth Made Us

Lewis Dartnell

Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human geography; Social impact of environmental issues; The Earth: natural history general

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Dartnell has a rare talent in being able to see the big picture - and explaining why it matters' PETER FRANKOPAN, author of... [more]

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The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions

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The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest...

Peter Brannen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

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Five times our world has stood on the brink of Armageddon - it's been incinerated, frozen, drained, flooded and smothered... [more]

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

Sam Kean

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

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** GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **`Popular science at its best'Mail on Sunday`Eminently accessible and enjoyable'ObserverWith... [more]

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Snow: The biography

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Snow: The biography

Giles Whittell

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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Snow has a lot in common with religion. It comes from heaven. It changes everything. It creates an alternative reality and... [more]

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

Matt Brown

Reference; Geography; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A fascinating and humorous read that debunks the surprising myths about the world we live in. [more]

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

William Atkins

Arid zones, deserts; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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But for those whose call deserts home, the 'hideous blanks' described by explorers are rich in resources and significance.<br... [more]

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Birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea

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Birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea

Norman Arlott

Reference works; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; The Earth: natural history general

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A comprehensive illustrated guide to the birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea Birds of the Greater... [more]

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Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zone

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Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zone

Richard Lloyd Parry

History; Asian history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Social & cultural anthropology; Natural disasters; The Earth: natural history general

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Originally published in 2017 by Jonathan Cape, an imprint of Vintage Publishing, Great Britain. [more]

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This is Planet Earth: Your ultimate guide to the world we call home

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This is Planet Earth: Your ultimate guide to the world we call home

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Earth sciences; Global warming; The Earth: natural history general

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This Is Planet Earth is dedicated to the wonders of Planet Earth, the most amazing place in the known Universe. [more]

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

Daniel MacCannell

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

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Rainbow: Nature and Culture describes what rainbows are and how they work, how we arrived at our current scientific understanding... [more]

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Sunburnt Country: The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia

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Sunburnt Country: The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia...

Jo lle Gergis

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Social impact of environmental issues; Weather

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Pieces together Australia's climate history for the first time. It shows a continent always vulnerable to climate extremes... [more]

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The Alps: A Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and Beyond

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The Alps: A Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and Beyond

Stephen O'Shea

History; European history; The Earth: natural history general; Travel writing

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A blend of contemporary travelogue and historical narrative about the Alps from a graceful and passionate writer (The Washington... [more]

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Weather

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BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES, PETER WOHLLEBEN, INVITES US TO RECONNECT WITH NATUREAs soon as we step out... [more]

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Swamp: Nature and Culture

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Swamp: Nature and Culture

Anthony Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

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Swamp is an engaging, accessible, informative, lavishly illustrated journey into the cultural and ecological histories of... [more]

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Amazing Arachnids

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Amazing Arachnids

Jillian Cowles

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Arachnids; Insects (entomology); The Earth: natural history general

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A richly illustrated and up-close look at the secret lives of spiders and other arachnids The American Southwest is home... [more]

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Theory of Groups of Finite Order

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Theory of Groups of Finite Order

William S. Burnside

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Classic 1911 edition covers many group-related properties, including an extensive treatment of permutation groups and groups... [more]

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Weather: An Illustrated History: From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

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Weather: An Illustrated History: From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

Andrew Revkin, Mechaley

Weather; Children's & Educational

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An illustrated history of humanity's evolving relationship with Earth's dynamic climate system and the weather it generates.... [more]

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Tallest Tower, Smallest Star: A Pictorial Compendium of Comparisons

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Tallest Tower, Smallest Star: A Pictorial Compendium of Comparisons

Kate Baker

The Earth: natural history general; Nostalgia: general; Children's & Educational

Hardback

Have you ever w ondered how a dinosaur w ould measure up against the Great Pyramids of Giza, if a hummingbird could outfly... [more]

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Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time

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Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time

Andrew C. Scott

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Geology & the lithosphere; The Earth: natural history general

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Andrew Scott, who played a key role in identifying fossilized charcoal, describes the profound impact of fire through Earth... [more]

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Weather 101: From Doppler Radar and Long-Range Forecasts to the Polar Vortex and Climate Change, Everything You Need to Know about the Study of Weather

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Weather 101: From Doppler Radar and Long-Range Forecasts to the Polar Vortex...

Kathleen Sears

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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

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The Weather Obsession

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The Weather Obsession

Lawrie Zion

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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We have come a long way since the days when weather information could only be found in the back pages of newspapers. The Weather... [more]

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of the Air Around Us

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of the Air Around Us

Sam Kean

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

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On the ides of March, 44 BC, Julius Caesar died of stab wounds on the Senate floor, but the story of his last breath is still... [more]

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

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A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

Robert Boyd

Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

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How our ability to learn from each other has been the essential ingredient to our remarkable success as a species Human beings... [more]

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Forces of Nature

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Forces of Nature

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Sunday Times Bestseller How did life on Earth begin? What is the nature of space and... [more]

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Treading on Thin Air - Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate Change: How Weather Shapes Our Everyday Lives

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Treading on Thin Air - Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, and Climate...

Elizabeth Austin

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Weather

Paperback

Weather is an inescapable part of our daily lives, from the nuances of air travel to the future of climate change. Our past,... [more]

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