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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

Half of the world's population today lives in coastal regions lapped by tidal waters. In this title, the author explores the... [more]

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The Trainable Cat: How to Make Life Happier for You and Your Cat

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The Trainable Cat: How to Make Life Happier for You and Your Cat

John Bradshaw, Sarah Ellis

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

Paperback

'Amazing' Guardian From the on-screen experts for BBC2's Cat Watch, and based on their groundbreaking research - this is... [more]

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In Search of Stardust: Amazing Micrometeorites and Their Terrestrial Imposters

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In Search of Stardust: Amazing Micrometeorites and Their Terrestrial Imposters...

Jon Larsen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

In Search of Stardust is the first comprehensive popular science book about micrometeorites. It's illustrated with 1,500 previously... [more]

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The Running Hare: The Secret Life of Farmland

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The Running Hare: The Secret Life of Farmland

John Lewis-Stempel

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; The countryside, country life

Paperback

The Sunday Times Bestseller - SHORTLISTED FOR THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE 2017 Traditional ploughland is disappearing. [more]

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

J. A. Baker

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Reissue of J. A. Baker's extraordinary classic of British nature writing, with an exclusive new afterword by Robert Macfarlane.... [more]

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Spectral Atlas for Amateur Astronomers: A Guide to the Spectra of Astronomical Objects and Terrestrial Light Sources

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Spectral Atlas for Amateur Astronomers: A Guide to the Spectra of Astronomical...

Richard Walker

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Featuring detailed commented spectral profiles of more than one hundred astronomical objects, in colour, this spectral reference... [more]

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Animals Of A Bygone Era: An Illustrated Compendium

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Animals Of A Bygone Era: An Illustrated Compendium

Maja Safstrom

Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Children's & Educational

Hardback

In this beautifully illustrated book, Swedish artist and author of The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts, Maja... [more]

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Something About Emus: Bininj Stories from Western Arnhem Land

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Something About Emus: Bininj Stories from Western Arnhem Land

Murray Garde

History; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The emu is an iconic Australian bird of significance to all Australians, but especially so to Indigenous Australians who have... [more]

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

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Rain: Four Walks in English Weather

Melissa Harrison

The countryside, country life; Weather; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A wonderful meditation on the English landscape in wet weather by the acclaimed novelist and nature writer, Melissa Harrison.<br... [more]

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Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos

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Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos

Clive Byers

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler. [more]

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Birds of Thailand

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Birds of Thailand

Michael Webster

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler. [more]

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Mammals of South-east Asia

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Mammals of South-east Asia

Charles Francis

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler. [more]

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Big Pacific: Passionate, Voracious, Mysterious, Violent

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Big Pacific: Passionate, Voracious, Mysterious, Violent

Rebecca Tansley

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of Earth's surface--more than all of the planet's landmasses combined. It contains half... [more]

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von Martius. The Book of Palms

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von Martius. The Book of Palms

H. Walter Lack

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botany & plant sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

After an epic Amazonian journey through Brazil and Peru, German botanist von Martius compiled an unsurpassed catalogue of... [more]

$124.95

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

Storm Dunlop

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Physical geography & topography; Global warming; Weather

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The weather affects everyone on Earth, influencing both our day-to-day decisions and long term plans for leisure and work.... [more]

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Carnation

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Carnation

Twigs Way

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

As it ranges from the traditions of the medieval marriage bed to Renaissance paintings of the Madonna and Child, this lavishly... [more]

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Poppy

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Poppy

Andrew Lack

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

In Poppy Andrew Lack explores all aspects of one of our most familiar but declining flowers, combining history and biology... [more]

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Geological Structures: An Introductory Field Guide

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Geological Structures: An Introductory Field Guide

Chris Pellant, Helen Pellant

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This easy to use, highly informative photographic field guide brings rock structures and their associated landforms to a wide... [more]

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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

Deepak Chopra, M.D., Menas Kafatos

Religion & science; Spirituality & religious experience; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'The rock star of the new spirituality' The GuardianIn this book, that combines cutting edge... [more]

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The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History

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The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History

Brian Fagan

History; Animals & society; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

<b><i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>The Attacking Ocean </i>Brian Fagan shows how the powerful bond between... [more]

$28.00

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Walden: Life in the Woods

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Walden: Life in the Woods

Henry David Thoreau

The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

A beloved classic reissued for contemporary readers.<br /><br />Experience... [more]

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The Plant Hunters (Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew)

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The Plant Hunters (Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew)

Carolyn Fry

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

The Plant Hunters tells the story of our fascination with plants and the discovery of new species. From ancient times, when... [more]

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Classic Sketchbook: Botanicals: Secrets of Observational Drawing

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Classic Sketchbook: Botanicals: Secrets of Observational Drawing

Valerie Baines

Art & Architecture; Painting & art manuals; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Learn to master the art of drawing and flowers from artists of the 19th century in Classic Sketchbook: Botanicals. [more]

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The New Nature

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The New Nature

Tim Low

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

Paperback

The time has to come to reinvent nature. The natural world is adapting to humans and changing fast. Our cities and farms are... [more]

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The Amazing World of Dinosaurs: An Illustrated Journey Through the Mesozoic Era

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The Amazing World of Dinosaurs: An Illustrated Journey Through the Mesozoic...

James Kuether

Electronic, holographic & video art; Mathematics & Sciences; Family & relationships; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

Dinosaurs have filled us with wonder since the first monstrous bones were pulled from the earth thousands of years ago. For... [more]

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