Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of The Earth: natural history general


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


The Earth: natural history general

326 results

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

978/191/121/9781911214182.jpg

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

Paperback

On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake sent a 120-foot-high tsunami smashing into the coast of north-east Japan.Ghosts of... [more]

$35.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Australian Geographic Science: Extreme Weather

978/174/245/9781742459592.jpg

Australian Geographic Science: Extreme Weather

Australian Geographic

Weather; Children's & Educational; Educational: Sciences, general science

Paperback

The surface of our Earth is constantly fluctuating. Extreme weather events and movement of tectonic plates can rapidly create... [more]

$24.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Sea Glass Seeker

978/168/268/9781682681169.jpg

Sea Glass Seeker

Cindy Bilbao

Photographs: collections; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Transform your day at the beach into a passionate treasure hunt. [more]

$19.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions

978/178/607/9781786070074.jpg

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

Peter Brannen

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

Hardback

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

$35.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of the Air Around Us

978/085/752/9780857525130.jpg

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

Sam Kean

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

Paperback

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]

$35.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Natural Wonders of the World

978/024/127/9780241276297.jpg

Natural Wonders of the World

DK

Earth sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A continent by continent journey around Earth's most beautiful, spectacular, and captivating landscapes. Discover which of... [more]

$59.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Wood for the Trees: The Long View of Nature from a Small Wood

978/000/810/9780008104696.jpg

The Wood for the Trees: The Long View of Nature from a Small Wood

Richard A. Fortey

Trees, wildflowers & plants; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday

Paperback

From one of our greatest science writers, this biography of a beech-and-bluebell wood through diverse moods and changing seasons... [more]

$22.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions

978/069/117/9780691176024.jpg

The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions...

Paul B. Wignall

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Pollution & threats to the environment; Natural disasters; Social impact of environmental issues; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Two hundred sixty million years ago, life on Earth suffered wave after wave of cataclysmic extinctions, with the worst wiping... [more]

$44.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Sea Glass

978/168/268/9781682681121.jpg

Sea Glass

Cindy Bilbao

Photographs: collections; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Over 100 photographs celebrate the simple beauty of sea glass. [more]

$26.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

978/069/117/9780691175706.jpg

From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

John Chambers, Jacqueline Mitton

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Tells the story of how the celestial objects that make up the solar system arose from common beginnings billions of years... [more]

$54.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Individual Differences and Personality

978/113/843/9781138434455.jpg

Individual Differences and Personality

Colin Cooper

Biology, life sciences; Geology & the lithosphere; Palaeontology; Human geography; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Colin Cooper's 'Individual Differences' has been a favourite among lecturers and students of differential psychology since... [more]

$315.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Volcanoes: Encounters through the Ages

978/185/124/9781851244591.jpg

Volcanoes: Encounters through the Ages

David Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Volcanoes have intrigued many people, who have left records of their encounters in letters, reports and diaries and through... [more]

$49.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Aurora: In Search of the Northern Lights

978/000/815/9780008156114.jpg

Aurora: In Search of the Northern Lights

Melanie Windridge

The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

The beautiful aurorae, or northern lights, are the stuff of legends. The ancient stories of the Sami people warn that if you... [more]

$19.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's Most Magnificent Fury

/978/168/177/9781681772981.jpg

The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's...

John Dvorak

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Ranging from Yellowstone in Wyoming to Mount Pelee in the Caribbean, from Bogoslof and Pavlov in Alaska, to Sakurajima in... [more]

$26.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction

978/069/117/9780691173306.jpg

Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction...

Susan Elizabeth Hough

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

An earthquake can strike without warning and wreak horrific destruction and death. Seismologists still can't predict when... [more]

$39.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Planet Earth II

978/184/990/9781849909655.jpg

Planet Earth II

Stephen Moss

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

10 years on from the first, groundbreaking, Planet Earth, we use the most incredible advances in technology and scientific... [more]

$59.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, Climate Change: How the Weather Shapes Our Everyday Lives

978/160/598/9781605988221.jpg

Treading on Thin Air: Atmospheric Physics, Forensic Meteorology, Climate...

Elizabeth Austin

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Weather

Hardback

Weather is an inescapable part of our daily lives, from the nuances of air travel to the breadth of human history. Our past,... [more]

$43.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Evolution

no-image-available.jpg

Evolution

F. B. Jevons

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of science; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

First published in 1900, this philosophical essay on Evolution questions how the acceptance of Evolution as scientific should... [more]

$67.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Religion in Evolution

no-image-available.jpg

Religion in Evolution

F. B. Jevons

Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Tribal religions; Anthropology; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

First published in 1906, these four lectures were originally delivered in the Vacation Term for Biblical Study at Cambridge.... [more]

$67.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Joseph Conrad and the Ethics of Darwinism: The Challenges of Science

978/113/879/9781138794733.jpg

Joseph Conrad and the Ethics of Darwinism: The Challenges of Science

Allan Hunter

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Ethics & moral philosophy; History of science; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Allan Hunter explores a number of avenues of critical thinking about Joseph Conrad, showing him as an author deeply concerned... [more]

$75.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Better Birding: Tips, Tools, and Concepts for the Field

978/069/112/9780691129662.jpg

Better Birding: Tips, Tools, and Concepts for the Field

George L. Armistead, Brian L. Sullivan

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

Paperback

Reveals the techniques expert birders use to identify a wide array of bird species in the field ... Featuring hundreds of... [more]

$69.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Snowflake: Winter's Frozen Artistry

978/076/034/9780760348475.jpg

The Snowflake: Winter's Frozen Artistry

Kenneth Libbrecht, Rachel Wing

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

This new edition includes a decade's worth of highly-detailed photographs of snowflakes from northern Ontario, Vermont, Alaska,... [more]

$27.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions

978/069/114/9780691142098.jpg

The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions...

Paul B. Wignall

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Pollution & threats to the environment; Natural disasters; Social impact of environmental issues; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Two hundred and sixty million years ago, life on Earth suffered wave after wave of cataclysmic extinctions, with the worst... [more]

$59.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Cave: Nature and Culture

978/178/023/9781780234311.jpg

Cave: Nature and Culture

Ralph Crane, Lisa Fletcher

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

This book is a highly illustrated history of caves, showing their role in human imagination, as well as being a unique feature... [more]

$34.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes

978/144/727/9781447278603.jpg

You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes

Chris Hadfield

Aerial photography; Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

From the author of the international bestseller An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth - an unforgettable photographic portrait... [more]

$44.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.