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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; Advocate - History

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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 Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World

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The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World

Steve Brusatte

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Advocate - Science

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Before there were Homo sapiens there were the dinosaurs. A thrilling re-evaluation of the creatures that ruled the earth for... [more]

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Too Big to Walk: The New Science of Dinosaurs

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Too Big to Walk: The New Science of Dinosaurs

Brian J. Ford

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

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Ever since Jurassic Park we thought we knew how dinosaurs lived their lives. In this remarkable new book, Brian J. Ford reveals... [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

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

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Adventures of a Young Naturalist

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Adventures of a Young Naturalist

Sir David Attenborough

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

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The early adventures of a young David Attenborough [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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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

Hardback

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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Birds: What's In A Name?

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Birds: What's In A Name?

Peter Barry

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Have you ever looked through the names in a bird book and thought It's all Greek to me! ? This entertaining and informative... [more]

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Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library

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Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American...

American Museum of Natural History

Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies; Museums & museology; Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

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Inside the American Museum of Natural History is an eight-story library... [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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The Rose

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The Rose

Jennifer Potter

History; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Gift books

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Quite simply, the most beautiful and desirable book of the year from Atlantic's award-winning Production and Design team.... [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

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Australia's Wild Places celebrates the Australian landscape photographers whose works capture and encapsulate the essence... [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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Bono: The Rescue Cat Who Helped Me Find My Way Home

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Bono: The Rescue Cat Who Helped Me Find My Way Home

Helen Brown

Biography; Memoirs; Cats as pets

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Having survived a brush with cancer, Helen Brown, happily married and with three grown children, took stock of her comfortable... [more]

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The Seabird's Cry: The Lives and Loves of Puffins, Gannets and Other Ocean Voyagers

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The Seabird's Cry: The Lives and Loves of Puffins, Gannets and Other Ocean...

Adam Nicolson

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Travel & holiday; Advocate - Travel

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The full story of seabirds from one of the greatest nature writers. The book looks at the pattern of their lives, their habitats,... [more]

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Mozart's Starling

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Mozart's Starling

Lyanda Lynn Haupt

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

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A charming story of Mozart and his pet starling, along with a natural history of the bird. [more]

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Zebra

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Zebra

Christopher Plumb, Samuel Shaw

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals

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Zebra is a comprehensive and wide-ranging study of the natural and cultural history of this popular animal. [more]

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Bat

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Bat

Tessa Laird

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

In Bat Tessa Laird challenges preconceptions about these amazing animals, combining fascinating facts of bat biology with... [more]

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The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century

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The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the...

Kirk Wallace Johnson

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

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When he discovered that the thief evaded prison, and that half the birds were never recovered, Johnson embarked upon a years-long... [more]

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70 Wonders of the Night Sky You Must See Before You Die: The Guide to Extraordinary Curiosities of Our Universe

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70 Wonders of the Night Sky You Must See Before You Die: The Guide to Extraordinary...

Bob King

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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The ultimate field guide and bucket list for locating and learning more about the top sights of the night sky. [more]

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Birds of Italy

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Birds of Italy

Marianne Taylor, Daniele Occhiato

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Eco-tourist guides

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Profiles more than 250 species regularly seen in the region.<br /><br />Authoritative... [more]

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Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System

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Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System

Natalie Starkey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Icy, rocky, sometimes dusty, always mysterious - comets and asteroids are among the Solar System's very oldest inhabitants,... [more]

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Making Dogs Happy: The Expert Guide to Being Your Dog's Best Friend

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Making Dogs Happy: The Expert Guide to Being Your Dog's Best Friend

Paul McGreevy, Melissa Starling

Mathematics & Sciences; Dogs as pets

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Is your dog happy? How do you know? Studies have shown that many dog owners incorrectly interpret their dog's behaviour and... [more]

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The Animals Among Us: The New Science of Anthrozoology

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The Animals Among Us: The New Science of Anthrozoology

John Bradshaw

Animals & society; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Zoology & animal sciences; Domestic animals & pets

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The bestselling author of Dog Sense and Cat Sense explains why living with animals has always been a fundamental aspect of... [more]

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The Plant Messiah: Adventures in Search of the World's Rarest Species

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The Plant Messiah: Adventures in Search of the World's Rarest Species

Carlos Magdalena

Autobiography: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Botany & plant sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Originally published: London: Viking, 2017. [more]

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