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Bees of Australia: A Photographic Exploration

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Bees of Australia: A Photographic Exploration

James Dorey

Apiculture (beekeeping); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

Discover the beauty and diversity of Australia's native bees. [more]

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Dinosaurs: How They Lived and Evolved

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Dinosaurs: How They Lived and Evolved

Darren Naish, Paul M. Barrett

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

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Fully illustrated and immersive guide to the latest research in these incredible animals. [more]

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The History of Space Exploration: Discoveries from the Ancient World to the Extraterrestrial Future

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The History of Space Exploration: Discoveries from the Ancient World to...

Roger Launius

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Written by the former chief historian of NASA, here is the first in-depth, fully illustrated history of space exploration.... [more]

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

Alice Gorman

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

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Turns the common perception of archaeology as an exploration of the ancient on its head. Alice Gorman's captivating inquiry... [more]

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Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation

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Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation

David Barrie

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: general interest

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A book about animal navigation - how creatures, great and small, find their way and how brilliantly they manage without benefit... [more]

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Extraordinary Insects: Weird. Wonderful. Indispensable. the Ones Who Run Our World.

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Extraordinary Insects: Weird. Wonderful. Indispensable. the Ones Who Run...

Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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A journey into the weird, wonderful and truly astonishing lives of the small but mighty creatures who keep the world turning.... [more]

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist...

Sir David Attenborough

Biography; Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets

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The further adventures of a young David Attenborough - from Madagascar and New Guinea to the Pacific Islands and the Northern... [more]

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Cosmic Impact: Understanding the Threat to Earth from Asteroids and Comets

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Cosmic Impact: Understanding the Threat to Earth from Asteroids and Comets...

Andrew May

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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Is Earth really doomed to be destroyed by a cosmic catastrophe? [more]

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Your Backyard Birds: Understanding the Behaviours, Habits and Needs of Our Brilliant Birds

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Your Backyard Birds: Understanding the Behaviours, Habits and Needs of Our...

Grainne Cleary

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

<div><strong>ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK</strong> ----- Most of us have bird stories. Maybe the butcherbird or kookaburra who... [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

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

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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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Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong's First Step

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Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong's...

Andrew Tink

Australasian & Pacific history; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Reveals the pivotal role that the tracking station at Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, played in the first moon landing.... [more]

$34.99

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The Tree

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The Tree

Richard Woldendorp

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Gift books

Hardback

Trees are the biggest plants on earth, and its longest living species. In this spectacular volume, acclaimed landscape photographer... [more]

$45.00

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A. Wainwright Desk Diary 2019

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A. Wainwright Desk Diary 2019

Alfred Wainwright

The countryside, country life; Sports & outdoor recreation; Stationery items

Hardback

An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2019 [more]

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A. Wainwright Pocket Diary 2019

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A. Wainwright Pocket Diary 2019

Alfred Wainwright

The countryside, country life; Sports & outdoor recreation; Stationery items

Hardback

An illustrated week-to-view diary for 2019 [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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The Secrets of Bees: An Insider's Guide to the Life of Honeybees

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The Secrets of Bees: An Insider's Guide to the Life of Honeybees

Michael Weiler

Mathematics & Sciences; Apiculture (beekeeping); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

A fascinating look at the secret life of bees, from buzzing around the garden to the sticky knife in the honey jar. [more]

$24.99

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'Cherry' Ingram: The Englishman Who Saved Japan's Blossoms

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'Cherry' Ingram: The Englishman Who Saved Japan's Blossoms

Naoko Abe

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

The irresistible story of Japanese cherry blossoms, threatened by political ideology and saved by an unknown EnglishmanCollingwood... [more]

$32.99

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites...

Ken Taylor

Prehistoric archaeology; Mind, Body, Spirit; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This book travels the world to explore over 60 archaeological sites that enshrine the remarkable achievements of ancient astronomers.... [more]

$37.99

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RSPB British Birdfinder

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RSPB British Birdfinder

Marianne Taylor

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A species-by-species guide that shows you how to find and watch more than 250 species of birds that can be seen in Britain.... [more]

$29.99

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Wildlife of the Otways and Shipwreck Coast

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Wildlife of the Otways and Shipwreck Coast

Grant Palmer

Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

A photographic field guide to the vertebrate wildlife of Victoria's south-west. [more]

$49.99

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain...

Matt Gaw

The countryside, country life; Boating; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Uplifting and utterly immersive tales of escape and adventure on Britain's waterways [more]

$22.99

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The Last Elephants

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The Last Elephants

Colin Bell, Don Pinnock

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

A book that celebrates the wild elephants of Africa and the danger that they will disappear from the planet without our help.... [more]

$50.00

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International Partners are Creating a New Space Age

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International...

Rod Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Along with the National Space Society, a foremost space historian and author offers an inside look at the next 20 years in... [more]

$41.95

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Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity

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Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity

Ann Elias

Photographs: collections; Oceanography (seas); The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Ann Elias traces the history of two explorers whose photographs and films of tropical reefs in the 1920s cast corals and the... [more]

$46.95

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