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Creative Haven: Entangled Butterflies Coloring Book

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Creative Haven: Entangled Butterflies Coloring Book

Angela Porter

Art & Architecture; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

Thirty-one full-page illustrations feature butterflies in creative settings that will flutter to life with color. Each dazzling... [more]

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Plight Of The Living Dead: What Real-Life Zombies Reveal About Our World - and Ourselves

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Plight Of The Living Dead: What Real-Life Zombies Reveal About Our World...

Matt Simon

Society & Social Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

Zombieism isn't just the stuff of movies and TV shows like The Walking Dead. It's real, and it's happening in the world around... [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

Paperback

A SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 <br /><br /> A rich and exuberant... [more]

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Kindred: A Cradle Mountain Love Story

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Kindred: A Cradle Mountain Love Story

Kate Legge

Biography; Biography: general; Mountains; Rural planning; Zoos & wildlife parks; Advocate - Australian Biography

Hardback

Traces the achievements of two unconventional adventurers and their fight to preserve the wilderness where they pioneered... [more]

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The Night Sky Explorer: Your Guide to the Heavens

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The Night Sky Explorer: Your Guide to the Heavens

Robin Kerrod, Tom Jackson

Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Astronomical charts & atlases; Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Paperback

The Night Sky Explorer contains all the information and equipment the aspiring... [more]

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Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science

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Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth...

John J. McKay

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

The fascinating saga of solving the mystery of this ancient animal who once roamed the north country - and has captivated... [more]

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A Dog's Way Home: The Heartwarming Story of the Special Bond Between Man and Dog

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A Dog's Way Home: The Heartwarming Story of the Special Bond Between Man...

W. Bruce Cameron

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Dogs as pets

Paperback

From W. Bruce Cameron, author of the beloved bestseller and major Hollywood movie A Dog's Purpose, comes this beautifully... [more]

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story of Human Spaceflight

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story...

Bill Nye

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Using items in the NASA archive together with expert narrative guidance, this history of how Americans got to space begins... [more]

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Dogs with Jobs

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Dogs with Jobs

Laura Greaves

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

Paperback

Inspirational tales of the world's hardest working dogs. [more]

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The Rescuers

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The Rescuers

Laura Greaves

Short stories; Mathematics & Sciences; Domestic animals & pets; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Dogs are renowned for their loyalty, and those saved from animal shelters or rescue groups seem to be especially devoted to... [more]

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A Field Guide to Birds of Northern Queensland

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A Field Guide to Birds of Northern Queensland

Phil Gregory, Jun Matsui

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

This book is aimed at Queensland birdwatchers and also at the many visitors to the region. It includes all the latest taxonomy,... [more]

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Sardine

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Sardine

Trevor Day

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

Paperback

Trevor Day travels across four continents to meet the sardine in its natural environment, and he traces the fish's journey... [more]

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A Field Guide to Carnivores of the World, 2nd edition

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A Field Guide to Carnivores of the World, 2nd edition

Luke Hunter

Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

Ranging from the largest terrestrial carnivore, the Polar Bear, to the tiny Least Weasel that can squeeze through a wedding... [more]

$49.99

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Worlds of Natural History

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Worlds of Natural History

Helen Anne Curry (University of Cambridge), Nicholas Jardine (University of Cambridge), James Andrew Secord (University of Cambridge), Emma C. Spary (University of Cambridge)

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

From Aztec accounts of hibernating hummingbirds to contemporary television spectaculars, human encounters with nature have... [more]

$67.95

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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

Andrew Chaikin

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. This title presents an account of the heroic Apollo... [more]

$35.00

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Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

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Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

Sudipta Sen

History; Asian history; Hydrology & the hydrosphere; Limnology (freshwater); Conservation of the environment; Freshwater life

Hardback

A sweeping, interdisciplinary history of the world's third-largest river, a potent symbol across South Asia and the Hindu... [more]

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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy

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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate...

Paige Williams

True crime; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

New Yorker magazine staff writer Paige Williams delves into the riveting and perilous world of fossil collectors in this true... [more]

$32.99

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The Pine Barrens

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The Pine Barrens

John McPhee

History; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

In The Pine Barrens, McPhee uses his uncanny skills as a journalist to explore the history of the region and to describe the... [more]

$22.99

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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

Paperback

Five times our world has stood on the brink of Armageddon - it's been incinerated, frozen, drained, flooded and smothered... [more]

$19.99

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How to be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals

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How to be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals

Sy Montgomery

Biography; Memoirs; Literary essays; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Wildlife: general interest; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery reflects on the personalities and quirks of 13 animals--her friends--who have profoundly... [more]

$29.99

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Two of Britain's popular astronomers answer all the questions people ask about space travel, telescopes, the solar system,... [more]

$24.95

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The Secret Language of Cats

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The Secret Language of Cats

Peter Kuras, Susanne Schotz

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

Paperback

In The Secret Language of Cats, Susanne Schoetz offers a crash course in the phonetic study of cat sounds. She introduces... [more]

$22.99

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Concise Bird Guide

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Concise Bird Guide

Bloomsbury

Wildlife: general interest; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is packed with information on the birds of Britain and the near Continent. It... [more]

$14.99

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Phillipps Field Guide to the Mammals of Borneo (2nd edition)

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Phillipps Field Guide to the Mammals of Borneo (2nd edition)

Quentin Phillipps

Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

A fully updated second edition of this user-friendly field guide to the mammals of Borneo, covering Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei... [more]

$49.99

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Universal Life: An Inside Look Behind the Race to Discover Life Beyond Earth

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Universal Life: An Inside Look Behind the Race to Discover Life Beyond Earth...

Alan Boss (Research Staff Member, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution)

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

Hardback

The Kepler space telescope spent four years looking for Earth-like planets in our galaxy. A revolution in thinking about our... [more]

$38.95

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