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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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

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

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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]

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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]

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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]

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Blowfish's Oceanopedia: 291 Extraordinary Things You Didn't Know About the Sea

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Blowfish's Oceanopedia: 291 Extraordinary Things You Didn't Know About the...

Tom 'The Blowfish' Hird

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Paperback

A fascinating and fun-filled book of extraordinary facts about the oceans, seas and waterways of our world. [more]

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Cat Poems

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Cat Poems

Elizabeth Bishop, Stevie Smith, Ezra Pound, Charles Baudelaire, William Carlos Williams

Poetry; Poetry anthologies; Cats as pets

Paperback

You Know How a Cat Will Bring a mouse it has caught and lay it at your feet so each morning I bring you a poem that... [more]

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Dinomania: Why We Love, Fear and Are Utterly Enchanted by Dinosaurs

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Dinomania: Why We Love, Fear and Are Utterly Enchanted by Dinosaurs

Boria Sax

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Hardback

Dinomania tells the story of our romance with the titanic saurians, from early stories that were inspired by their bones to... [more]

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Mammals of Southeast Asia (2nd edition)

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Mammals of Southeast Asia (2nd edition)

Chris R. Shepherd, Loretta Ann Shepherd

Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 129 species of mammal most commonly seen in Southeast Asia (covering Brunei,... [more]

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The Secret Lives of Bats: My Adventures with the World's Most Misunderstood Mammals

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The Secret Lives of Bats: My Adventures with the World's Most Misunderstood...

Merlin Tuttle

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

A lifetime of adventures with bats around the world reveals why these special and imperiled creatures should be protected... [more]

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes?

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes?

Tim Peake, The European Space Agency

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astrophysics; Puzzles & quizzes; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

*** The puzzle book of 2018 ***Have you got what it takes to be an astronaut?<br... [more]

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Mysteries of Mars

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Mysteries of Mars

Fabio Vittorio De Blasio

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Astronautics; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This book introduces the reader to the wonders of Mars, covering all aspects from our past perceptions of the planet through... [more]

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Birds of Western Australia: The Field Guide

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Birds of Western Australia: The Field Guide

Simon Nevill

Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

This comprehensive field guide to the birds of Western Australia includes detailed descriptive text, distribution maps and... [more]

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Frogs of Australia

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Frogs of Australia

Peter Rowland, Scott Eipper

Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Paperback

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 species of frog most commonly seen in Australia is perfect for resident and... [more]

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Astronomy 2019 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

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Astronomy 2019 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Ken Wallace, Glenn Dawes, Peter Northfield

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Space (Children's&YA)

Paperback

This annual gem (produced each year since 1991) continues to take the Australian stargazer on a wondrous journey of the night... [more]

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The Pobblebonk Earth Detective Club: Going Wild

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The Pobblebonk Earth Detective Club: Going Wild

Sue Baker

Education; The natural world, country life & pets; Children's & Educational

Paperback

Educational children's book on Australian animals. A fresh approach combining fact and the hilarious adventures of The Pobblebonk... [more]

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RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

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RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

Simon Harrap

Reference works; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A compact, lightweight and informative guide to 215 of the most common birds found in Britain. It features concise descriptions... [more]

$14.99

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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]

$19.99

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Plants of the Victorian High Country: A Field Guide for Walkers

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Plants of the Victorian High Country: A Field Guide for Walkers

John Murphy, Bill Dowling

Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Fully revised, illustrated and complete with identification keys. [more]

$39.99

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Snow: The biography

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Snow: The biography

Giles Whittell

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Hardback

Snow has a lot in common with religion. It comes from heaven. It changes everything. It creates an alternative reality and... [more]

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The Bucket List Nature: 1000 Incredible Adventures in the Natural World

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The Bucket List Nature: 1000 Incredible Adventures in the Natural World...

Kath Stathers

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

Paperback

The Bucket List: Nature takes readers on a global journey of the world's most amazing wildlife, visiting forests, deserts,... [more]

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The Pebbles on the Beach

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The Pebbles on the Beach

Clarence Ellis

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Understanding the humble pebble makes a trip to the beach, lake-side or river bank simply that little bit more fascinating.<br... [more]

$24.99

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