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The Weather Obsession

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The Weather Obsession

Lawrie Zion

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

We have come a long way since the days when weather information could only be found in the back pages of newspapers. The Weather... [more]

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The Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future

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The Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a...

Jim Robbins

Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The Wonder of Birds illuminates qualities unique to birds that demonstrate just how invaluable they are to humankind-both... [more]

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Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

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Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

Frans De Waal

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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A New York Times Bestseller From world-renowned biologist and primatologist Frans de Waal, a groundbreaking work on animal... [more]

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Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds

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Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds

Stephen Debus

Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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An illustrated record of sea-eagles, harpy eagles, booted eagles and eagle-like hawks in Australasia. [more]

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The Wasting of Borneo: Dispatches from a Vanishing World

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The Wasting of Borneo: Dispatches from a Vanishing World

Alex Shoumatoff

History; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

Acclaimed naturalist Alex Shoumatoff issues a worldwide call to protect the drastically endangered rainforests of Borneo In... [more]

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Eat The Beetles!: An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects

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Eat The Beetles!: An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects...

David Waltner-Toews

Society & Social Sciences; Animals & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Popular science; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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Meet the beetles: there are millions of them and many fewer of the rest of us mammals, birds, and reptiles. Since before recorded... [more]

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Critical Critters

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Critical Critters

Ralph Steadman, Ceri Levy

Art & Architecture; Comic book & cartoon art; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Following on from Extinct Boids and Nextinction, Critical Critters is the third in this epic trilogy of books dedicated to... [more]

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Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life

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Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life...

Brenda Maddox

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Geology & the lithosphere; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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A rich and exuberant group biography of the first geologists, the people who were first to excavate from the layers of the... [more]

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The Zoomable Universe: A Step-by-Step Tour Through Cosmic Scale, from the Infinite to the Infinitesimal

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The Zoomable Universe: A Step-by-Step Tour Through Cosmic Scale, from the...

Caleb Scharf

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

Hardback

Filled with stunning colour artwork and inspiring infographics, this is the perfect Christmas gift for anyone who wants to... [more]

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Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

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Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain

Peter Fiennes

Physical geography & topography; Conservation of the environment; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Dazzling, passionate nature writing - a celebration of Britain's woods and forests and a rousing call to fight for them [more]

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of... [more]

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Birds, Beasts and Relatives

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Birds, Beasts and Relatives

Gerald Durrell

Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

Paperback

The follow up to My Family and Other Animals and the second book in The Corfu Trilogy, the beloved books that inspired ITV's... [more]

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The Garden of the Gods

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The Garden of the Gods

Gerald Durrell, Gerald Durrell

Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

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The third book in The Corfu Trilogy (after My Family and Other Animals and Birds, Beasts and Relatives), the beloved books... [more]

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My Family and Other Animals

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My Family and Other Animals

Gerald Durrell

Autobiography: general; Wildlife: general interest; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

Traditional Chinese edition of My Family and other Animals [more]

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An Uncertain Future: Australian Birdlife in Danger

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An Uncertain Future: Australian Birdlife in Danger

Geoffrey Maslen

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

'Maslen's book is a clarion call for Australia's brilliant but disappearing birds.' Bob Brown, former Parliamentary Leader... [more]

$37.99

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Sydney for Dogs

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Sydney for Dogs

Cathy Proctor

Dogs as pets; Travel & holiday; Travel with children & family holidays

Paperback

Although Sydney is very well provided with parks, bushland, beaches and open spaces, a great deal of this - including all... [more]

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Forces of Nature

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Forces of Nature

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Sunday Times Bestseller How did life on Earth begin? What is the nature of space and... [more]

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Nightingales in November: A Year in the Lives of Twelve British Birds

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Nightingales in November: A Year in the Lives of Twelve British Birds

Mike Dilger

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Natural history expert Mike Dilger explores the year-round life histories of twelve iconic British birds. [more]

$19.99

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The Tyrannosaur Chronicles: The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs

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The Tyrannosaur Chronicles: The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs

David Hone

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

<b>The fascinating story of the king of the dinosaurs as never told before.</b> [more]

$21.99

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The Book of the Cat: Cats in Art

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The Book of the Cat: Cats in Art

Angus Hyland, Caroline Roberts

Art & Architecture; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Cats as pets; Gift books

Paperback

The Book of the Cat is a cool and quirky collection of feline art and illustration by artists from around the world [more]

$24.99

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Orchid: A Cultural History

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Orchid: A Cultural History

Jim Endersby

Social & cultural history; History of science; Popular science; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Featuring many stunning illustrations from the Kew archives, Orchid: A Cultural History tells, for the first time, the extraordinary... [more]

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Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet

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Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet

Dallas Campbell

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

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

$32.99

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The Great Catsby (Classic Tails 2): Beautifully illustrated classics, as told by the finest breeds!

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The Great Catsby (Classic Tails 2): Beautifully illustrated classics, as...

Eliza Garrett

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Cats as pets

Hardback

CLASSIC TAILS - the greatest works of literature, as told by the finest breeds [more]

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Pug: How to be the Best You

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Pug: How to be the Best You

Helen James

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Humour; Dogs as pets; Gift books

Hardback

Pug Stands for Philosophical Universal Guidance. This fully illustrated book is different! Pug writes Pugs are loved by people... [more]

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Deep Thinkers: An exploration of intelligence in whales, dolphins, and porpoises

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Deep Thinkers: An exploration of intelligence in whales, dolphins, and porpoises...

Janet Mann

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine biology; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Hardback

Deep Thinkers examines cetacean brains, study in the field and in captivity, it compares intelligence markers of cetaceans... [more]

$39.99

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