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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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Farewell to the Horse: The Final Century of Our Relationship

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Farewell to the Horse: The Final Century of Our Relationship

Ulrich Raulff

History; Social & cultural history; Horses & ponies

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The relationship between horses and humans is an ancient, profound and complex one. For millennia horses provided the strength... [more]

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Notes from the Cevennes: Half a Lifetime in Provincial France

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Notes from the Cevennes: Half a Lifetime in Provincial France

Adam Thorpe

Memoirs; Social & cultural history; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Adam Thorpe's home for the past 25 years has been an old house in the Cevennes, a wild range of mountains in southern France.... [more]

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

Eugen Reichl

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

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Without the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Apollo 11 moon landing would not have been possible in July 1969. Even today, nearly... [more]

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Asia's Wildlife: A Journey to the Forests of Hope (Proceeds Support Birdlife International)

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Asia's Wildlife: A Journey to the Forests of Hope (Proceeds Support Birdlife...

Fanny Lai, Bjorn Olesen

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

Come on a year-long photographic journey to the most remote and biodiverse forests in eight different countries in Asia and... [more]

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Status of Conservation and Decline of Amphibians: Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands

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Status of Conservation and Decline of Amphibians: Australia, New Zealand,...

Harold Heatwole, Jodi Rowley

Zoology & animal sciences; Animal ecology; The environment; Applied ecology; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Aims to stimulate research into halting amphibian declines and to improve decisions about conservation. [more]

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The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative

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The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative...

Florence Williams

Psychology; Coping with stress; Popular psychology; Complementary therapies, healing & health; The natural world, country life & pets

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An intrepid investigation into nature's restorative benefits by a prize-winning author. [more]

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the...

Pankaj S. Joshi (Senior Professor, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai)

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics; Popular astronomy & space

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This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring... [more]

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The Sting of the Wild

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The Sting of the Wild

Justin O. Schmidt

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

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With colorful descriptions of each venom's sensation and a story that leaves you tingling with awe, The Sting of the Wild's... [more]

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Hidden Nature: Wainwright Prize 2018 Shortlisted

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Hidden Nature: Wainwright Prize 2018 Shortlisted

Alys Fowler

Wildlife: general interest; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A beautifully written exploration of life and urban nature from writer and gardener Alys Fowler. [more]

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Mrs Moreau's Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names

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Mrs Moreau's Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names

Stephen Moss

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

Guardian columnist and Springwatch expert Stephen Moss combines detective work, natural history, folklore and firsthand observations... [more]

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Life on Mars: What to Know Before We Go

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Life on Mars: What to Know Before We Go

David A. Weintraub

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The story of the search for life on Mars--and the moral issues confronting us as we prepare to send humans there Does life... [more]

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Amazing Arachnids

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Amazing Arachnids

Jillian Cowles

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Arachnids; Insects (entomology); The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A richly illustrated and up-close look at the secret lives of spiders and other arachnids The American Southwest is home... [more]

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Park Life: The Memoirs of a Royal Parks Gamekeeper

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Park Life: The Memoirs of a Royal Parks Gamekeeper

John Bartram, John Karter

Biography; Memoirs; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

'Retire? You can't retire!', Sir David Attenborough told John Bartram, when the man who has been gamekeeper and senior wildlife... [more]

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Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

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Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

Amy Shira Teitel

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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The revealing backstory of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA. [more]

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Theory of Groups of Finite Order

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Theory of Groups of Finite Order

William S. Burnside

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Classic 1911 edition covers many group-related properties, including an extensive treatment of permutation groups and groups... [more]

$65.00

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Wild Signs and Star Paths: 'A beautifully written almanac of tricks and tips that we've lost along the way' Observer

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Wild Signs and Star Paths: 'A beautifully written almanac of tricks and...

Tristan Gooley

Galaxies & stars; The natural world, country life & pets; Walking, hiking, trekking; Outdoor survival skills; Travel & holiday

Hardback

The keys to enjoying the outdoors in an extraordinary way, one that is new and ancient. [more]

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A Grain of Sand: Nature's Secret Wonder

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A Grain of Sand: Nature's Secret Wonder

Gary Greenberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Employing fantastic micro photographic techniques, Greenberg invites readers into the strange and wonderful world that each... [more]

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Weather: An Illustrated History: From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

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Weather: An Illustrated History: From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

Andrew Revkin, Mechaley

Weather; Children's & Educational

Hardback

An illustrated history of humanity's evolving relationship with Earth's dynamic climate system and the weather it generates.... [more]

$37.99

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Astroquizzical: A Curious Journey Through Our Cosmic Family Tree

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Astroquizzical: A Curious Journey Through Our Cosmic Family Tree

Jillian Scudder

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

How did the Earth get to be the way it is? Just like all of us, it's a product of its ancestors. [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; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

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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The Moon

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The Moon

Bill Leatherbarrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Extensively illustrated with images of the lunar surface, The Moon is an accessible introduction that will appeal to both... [more]

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Jupiter

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Jupiter

William Sheehan, Thomas Hockey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This beautifully illustrated volume ranges across the entire history of Jupiter studies, from the naked-eye observations of... [more]

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Moving Heaven and Earth (Icon Science): Copernicus and the Solar System

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Moving Heaven and Earth (Icon Science): Copernicus and the Solar System...

John Henry

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

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An insight into the fundamental workings of the cosmos. [more]

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Australian Good Birding Guide: Victoria

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Australian Good Birding Guide: Victoria

Ted Wnorowski, Alex Wnorowski

Physical geography & topography; Wildlife: general interest; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

This is the third book in the series of comprehensive guidebooks to birdwatching destinations in Australia. Similarly to the... [more]

$75.00

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