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A Naturalists's Guide to the Mammals of Australia

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A Naturalists's Guide to the Mammals of Australia

Peter Rowlands, Chris Farrell

Photography & photographs; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

High quality photographs from Australia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which... [more]

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Venom: The Secrets of Nature's Deadliest Weapon

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Venom: The Secrets of Nature's Deadliest Weapon

Ronald Jenner, Eivind Undheim

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

A fully illustrated guide to venom, its evolution in different animal groups, its effects and its treatments. [more]

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Storm chaser: A Visual Tour of Severe Weather

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Storm chaser: A Visual Tour of Severe Weather

David Mayhew

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

The beauty of the sky is beyond comprehension. Never the same twice, it makes for unique images that depict a fleeting moment... [more]

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Rhododendron

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Rhododendron

Richard Milne

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Explores the many ways in which rhododendrons have influenced human societies, as well as the extraordinary story of the plants'... [more]

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A Bird Photographer's Diary

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A Bird Photographer's Diary

David Tipling

Photographs: collections; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

A new title from David Tipling, who is renowned as one of the world's very best bird photographers. David has trekked to... [more]

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Stars and Planets: The Most Complete Guide to the Stars, Planets, Galaxies, and Solar System - Updated and Expanded Edition

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Stars and Planets: The Most Complete Guide to the Stars, Planets, Galaxies,...

Ian Ridpath, Wil Tirion

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

With color sky charts, diagrams, or photographs on almost every page, this title offers informative guidance to the night... [more]

$43.95

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Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

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Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

David Norman (Odell Fellow in the Natural Sciences, Reader in Palaeobiology, University of Cambridge)

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Earth sciences; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

David Norman discusses some of the most fascinating and iconic creatures to walk our Earth. Introducing the different famillies... [more]

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The Search For Earth's Twin

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The Search For Earth's Twin

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The story of man's epic quest to find an Earth-like planet capable of sustaining complex life. [more]

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Australia's Most Dangerous: Spiders, Snakes, and Marine Creatures

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Australia's Most Dangerous: Spiders, Snakes, and Marine Creatures

Australian Geographic

Reference works; First aid for the home; The natural world, country life & pets; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Packed full of interesting and useful facts, this handy reference will help you to appreciate and avoid these often unfairly... [more]

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Australian Geographic Science: The Solar System

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Australian Geographic Science: The Solar System

Australian Geographic

Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational; Space (Children's&YA); Educational: Sciences, general science

Paperback

Our vast solar system is made up of galaxies, stars, planets, moons and much more.<br />Discover Earth's place as one of eight... [more]

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Australia Gone Wild: Australian Geographic's Greatest Animal Stories

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Australia Gone Wild: Australian Geographic's Greatest Animal Stories

Australian Geographic

Wildlife: general interest

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For more than 30 years, Australian Geographic has been showcasing Australia's unique natural history through the words and... [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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Where Australia Collides with Asia

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Where Australia Collides with Asia

Ian Burnet

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Historical geology; Geographical discovery & exploration; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

This book follows the epic voyages of Joseph Banks, Charles Darwin, and Alfred Russel Wallace through the voyage of Continent... [more]

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Venom: The Heroic Search for Australia's Deadliest Snake

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Venom: The Heroic Search for Australia's Deadliest Snake

Brendan James Murray

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Paperback

This historic search for Australia&rsquo;s deadliest snake. By one of Australia&rsquo;s best and brightest young authors,... [more]

$32.99

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Waterwise Plants

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Waterwise Plants

Kevin Walsh

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

The book describes 400 dry-tolerant plants grouped as Trees, Shrubs, Bulbs, annuals and perennials; and Climbers and groundcovers.... [more]

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Dinosaurs: and Other Prehistoric Creatures

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Dinosaurs: and Other Prehistoric Creatures

Matt Sewell

Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Children's & Educational; Picture books; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA); Dinosaurs & prehistoric world (Children's&YA)

Hardback

A roaringly brilliant large-format book all about dinosaurs from the brilliant... [more]

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Animal Kingdom: A Natural History in 100 Objects

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Animal Kingdom: A Natural History in 100 Objects

Jack Ashby

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

This beautifully illustrated book takes the reader on a journey through natural history and shows the richness of animal life... [more]

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Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds of the World

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Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds of the World

David Alderton

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

Features the birds of the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and the Polar regions, with analyses of size, shape, plumage,... [more]

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Where Song Began: Australia's Birds And How They Changed TheWorld

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Where Song Began: Australia's Birds And How They Changed TheWorld

Tim Low

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

Paperback

An authoritative and entertaining exploration of Australia's distinctive birds and their unheralded role in global evolution... [more]

$22.99

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Universal: A Journey Through the Cosmos

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Universal: A Journey Through the Cosmos

Brian Cox, Jeff Forshaw

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Physics is about asking questions. But what are good questions? How do we understand the fundamental forces of the Universe... [more]

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Space Exploration: Past, Present, Future

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Space Exploration: Past, Present, Future

Carolyn Collins Petersen

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

Hardback

This detailed examination of our steps into space is viewed from our potential future there - on Mars to be exact - and considers... [more]

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The Secret Life of the Owl

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The Secret Life of the Owl

John Lewis-Stempel

Folklore, myths & legends; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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But owls - with the sapient flatness of their faces, their big, round eyes, their paternal expressions - are also reassuringly... [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

Paperback

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

$21.99

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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

Paperback

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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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

Paperback

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

$49.95

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