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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

Paperback

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

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The Enchantment Of The Long-haired Rat: A Rodent History of Australia

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The Enchantment Of The Long-haired Rat: A Rodent History of Australia

Tim Bonyhady

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general; Advocate - Science

Paperback

A surprising and absorbing new work of scientific, historical and environmental investigation, featuring one of Australia's... [more]

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

David Christian

History; General & world history; History: earliest times to present day; Cosmology & the universe; Early man; The natural world, country life & pets

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How did we get from the Big Bang to today's staggering complexity, in which seven billion humans are connected into networks... [more]

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The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future

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The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future

Andrew Blum

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Weather

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The Weather Machine is about a miraculous-but-overlooked invention that helps us through our daily lives - and sometimes saves... [more]

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The Feather Thief: The Natural History Heist of the Century

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The Feather Thief: The Natural History Heist of the Century

Kirk Wallace Johnson

True crime; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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vivid and arresting' The TimesOne summer evening in 2009, twenty-year-old musical prodigy Edwin Rist broke into the Natural... [more]

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Why My Cat Is More Impressive Than Your Baby

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Why My Cat Is More Impressive Than Your Baby

Matthew Inman, The Oatmeal

Fiction & Literature; Humour; Domestic animals & pets

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Matthew Inman, Eisner Award-winning creator of The Oatmeal and #1 New York Times bestselling author of How to Tell If Your... [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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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

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

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What that Means for Life in the Universe

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What that Means for Life in...

David Waltham

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

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In this pop-science masterpiece Waltham, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, argues that life on Earth is, amazingly,... [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

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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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A Naturalist's Guide to the Reptiles of Australia (2nd edition)

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Reptiles of Australia (2nd edition)

Peter Rowland, Chris Farrell

Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

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This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 reptile species most commonly seen in Australia is perfect for resident and... [more]

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The Colours of Murder (#2 Susie Mahl Mystery)

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The Colours of Murder (#2 Susie Mahl Mystery)

Ali Carter

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Classic crime; Dogs as pets; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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If only death came with a warning... [more]

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Man's Best Friend: The inspiring true story of Sergeant Luke Warburton, his police dog Chuck and the crime-busting Dog Unit

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Man's Best Friend: The inspiring true story of Sergeant Luke Warburton,...

Luke Warburton, Simon Bouda

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Police & security services; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets; Advocate - Australian Biography

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The inspiring true story of police officer Luke Warburton and his best friend, Chuck the police dog, and their dangerous operations... [more]

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The Australian Bird Guide: Revised Edition

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The Australian Bird Guide: Revised Edition

Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated field guide to Australia's unique birdlife. [more]

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Smoky the Brave

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Smoky the Brave

Damien Lewis

True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Dogs as pets

Paperback

The World's Smallest Dog with the World's Biggest Heart [more]

$22.99

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Insects of Australia

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Insects of Australia

Peter Rowland, Rachel Whitlock

Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 292 species of insect most commonly seen in Australia is perfect for resident... [more]

$24.99

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

Royal Observatory Greenwich

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

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Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's `small step' this beautiful book explores people's fascination with our only... [more]

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Walks in the Wild: A guide through the forest with Peter Wohlleben

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Walks in the Wild: A guide through the forest with Peter Wohlleben

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Learn to find your way around the woods without a compass or GPS, which berries and mushrooms are good to eat, how to read... [more]

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

Laura Greaves

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets; Children's & Educational; Animal stories (Children's&YA); Pets (Children's&YA)

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Dogs have been living with and helping humans for around fifteen thousand years. All those years ago dogs were either hunters... [more]

$14.99

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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]

$22.99

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Orchid Summer: In Search of the Wildest Flowers of the British Isles

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Orchid Summer: In Search of the Wildest Flowers of the British Isles

Jon Dunn

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

`Remarkable ... Evoking the intensity with which orchid hunters pursue their quarry ... Vivid and expressive' Sunday Times... [more]

$22.99

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Birds of Prey of Australia: A Field Guide

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Birds of Prey of Australia: A Field Guide

Stephen Debus

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Provides a field guide to Australia's iconic raptors and a handbook of our current knowledge. [more]

$44.99

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Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

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Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

Michael Collins

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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A special anniversary edition of the classic account of the Apollo 11 trip to the moon. [more]

$21.99

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

Jeffrey Masson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Psychology: emotions; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

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`An unbelievably inspiring book' Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesDid you know that pigs frequently throw... [more]

$22.99

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story...

Jacky Colliss Harvey

Literary essays; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

A fascinating, heart-warming, and often humorous historical and cultural exploration of our universal human need for the companionship... [more]

$35.00

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