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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's first journey to the Moon

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's...

Robert Kurson

History of the Americas; The Cold War; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Expeditions

Paperback

In early 1968, the Apollo programme was on shaky footing. President Kennedy's end-of-decade deadline to put a man on the Moon... [more]

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Dark Emu

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Dark Emu

Bruce Pascoe

History; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

‘Dark Emu injects a profound authenticity into the conversation about how we Australians understand our continent ...... [more]

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Darwin's Fossils: Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution

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Darwin's Fossils: Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution

Adrian Lister

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Explore Darwin's pioneering work on fossils in this richly illustrated book. [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

Hardback

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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The Wasp and The Orchid: The remarkable life of Australian Naturalist Edith Coleman

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The Wasp and The Orchid: The remarkable life of Australian Naturalist Edith...

Danielle Clode

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Award-winning zoologist and author Danielle Clode presents the life of one of Australia's foremost female naturalists, Edith... [more]

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Topsy-Turvy World: How Australian Animals Puzzled Early Explorers

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Topsy-Turvy World: How Australian Animals Puzzled Early Explorers

Kirsty Murray

Wildlife: general interest; Children's & Educational

Hardback

To the first Europeans who came to Australia, everything seemed topsy turvy. Christmas was in the summer and trees shed their... [more]

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Australia's Wild Places

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Australia's Wild Places

Roger McDonald

Photographs: collections; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

Hardback

Australia's Wild Places celebrates the Australian landscape photographers whose works capture and encapsulate the essence... [more]

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

Steve Massey, Steve Quirk

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Advocate - Science

Paperback

If you ever needed a book to help you explore the wonderful night skies from down under, be it Australia, South America, South... [more]

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When Galaxies Collide

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When Galaxies Collide

Lisa Harvey-Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space; Advocate - Science

Paperback

The Andromeda Galaxy is rushing towards us at 400,000 kilometres an hour. When Galaxies Collide will guide you to look at... [more]

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

Paperback

This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

$22.99

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain...

Charlie Pye-Smith

Agriculture & farming; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A charming travelogue revealing the little-understood world of British agriculture [more]

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A Brush with Death (#1 Pet Detective)

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A Brush with Death (#1 Pet Detective)

Ali Carter

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Dogs as pets; Crime Chronicle - Cosy Crime

Paperback

Agatha Christie meets Downton Abbey in this delightful new series introducing pet portraitist and amateur super-sleuth, Susie... [more]

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

Thor Hanson

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

A superb natural and cultural history of bees - the only such book to celebrate their full diversity. [more]

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites to Meteors and Constellations, Your Guide to Stargazing

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites...

Dean Regas

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

Tim Peake

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The awe-inspiring Sunday Times Bestseller from astronaut Tim PeakeShortlisted for the British Book Award 2018'Amazing .<br... [more]

$22.99

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The Unexpected Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos and Other Wild Tales

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The Unexpected Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos and Other...

Lucy Cooke

Animals & society; Folklore, myths & legends; Mathematics & Sciences; Humour; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

'Endlessly fascinating.' - Bill Bryson 'Eye-opening, informative and very funny!' - Chris Packham'Well-informed and downright... [more]

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Travelling with Pets on Australia's East Coast: Discover Thousands of Places to Take Your Pet

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Travelling with Pets on Australia's East Coast: Discover Thousands of Places...

Carla Francis

Domestic animals & pets; Cats as pets; Dogs as pets; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Travelling with your beloved dog, cat, bird or horse? Independently researched and collated, this newly updated third edition... [more]

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Guide to the Manta and Devil Rays of the World

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Guide to the Manta and Devil Rays of the World

Guy Stevens, Daniel Fernando, Marc Dando, Giuseppe Notarbartolo Di Sciara

Sea life & the seashore

Paperback

Includes detailed information on the identification, characteristics, threats and distribution for each of the species within... [more]

$44.99

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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

Paperback

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

$54.95

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The Dogs that Made Australia

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The Dogs that Made Australia

Guy Hull

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Hunter. Worker. Legend. The untold story of the dog's role in building our... [more]

$32.99

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Floating

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Floating

Joe Minihane

Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Swimming & diving; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

A brave, moving and inspirational story of wild swimming and succeeding against all odds [more]

$19.99

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Owl

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Owl

Desmond Morris

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

In this classic Reaktion title, now available in paperback, bestselling author and broadcaster Desmond Morris explores the... [more]

$24.99

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Tawny Frogmouth

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Tawny Frogmouth

Gisela Kaplan

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A fully revised, easy-to-read second edition providing the most comprehensive single study of tawny frogmouths. [more]

$39.99

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The Meaning of Birds

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The Meaning of Birds

Simon Barnes

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Gift books

Paperback

A passionate and informative celebration of birds: the perfect gift for the hard-core or amateur twitcher - or for anyone... [more]

$22.99

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals...

Nicholas Pyenson

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. We have hunted them... [more]

$32.99

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