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A Modern Herbal

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A Modern Herbal

Alys Fowler

Traditional medicine & herbal remedies; Cooking with herbs & spices; Gardening; Gardening: herbs; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Advocate - Food & Garden

Hardback

Lovingly cultivated by horticultural expert and Guardian columnist Alys Fowler, this charming miscellany celebrates everything... [more]

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Weather

Paperback

Bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben, invites you to reconnect with natureAs soon as we step out... [more]

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The Solace of Open Spaces

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The Solace of Open Spaces

Gretel Ehrlich

Biography: general; Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A stunning classic memoir set in the American West, Ehrlich's account of living in Wyoming includes sheep herding alone across... [more]

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Birds of Sri Lanka

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Birds of Sri Lanka

Gehan de Silvia Wijeyeratne, Deepal Warakagoda

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The definitive identification tool for the visiting birdwatcher. The lead author is Sri Lanka's top field birder and discoverer... [more]

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Guide to the Wildflowers of Western Australia: Over 1150 Plant Species Illustrated

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Guide to the Wildflowers of Western Australia: Over 1150 Plant Species Illustrated...

Simon Nevill

Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Attempts to help the reader idenditfy wildflowers visually, placing them in areas where there is a higher probability of seeing... [more]

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Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity

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Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity

Ann Elias

Photographs: collections; Oceanography (seas); Sea life & the seashore

Paperback

Ann Elias traces the history of two explorers whose photographs and films of tropical reefs in the 1920s cast corals and the... [more]

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Carnivorous Plants

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Carnivorous Plants

Dan Torre

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Carnivorous plants are a unique group, possessing modified leaves to trap, kill and consume small creatures. As a result they... [more]

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International Partners are Creating a New Space Age

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International...

Rod Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Along with the National Space Society, a foremost space historian and author offers an inside look at the next 20 years in... [more]

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The Last Elephants

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The Last Elephants

Colin Bell, Don Pinnock

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

A book that celebrates the wild elephants of Africa and the danger that they will disappear from the planet without our help.... [more]

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Australian Magpie: Biology and Behaviour of an Unusual Songbird

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Australian Magpie: Biology and Behaviour of an Unusual Songbird

Gisela Kaplan

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

An insight into the cognition, communication and social structure of this iconic Australian bird. [more]

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Think Like a Canine: Training Working Dogs

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Think Like a Canine: Training Working Dogs

Ken Sykes

Mathematics & Sciences; Dog obedience & training

Paperback

A succinct, down to earth guide on training working dogs, by someone with extensive theoretical and practical knowledge,... [more]

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Boom!: The Violent Supernovas, Galactic Explosions, and Earthly Mayhem that Shook our Universe

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Boom!: The Violent Supernovas, Galactic Explosions, and Earthly Mayhem that...

Bob Berman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics; Astrophysics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

An explosive epic encompassing the Big Bang, other past booms and future cataclysms! [more]

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Looking for the Goshawk

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Looking for the Goshawk

Conor Jameson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

It's a gripping tale on the trail of a most mysterious and charismatic bird. [more]

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Australian Wildlife on Your Doorstep

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Australian Wildlife on Your Doorstep

Stephanie Jackson

Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

A very useful and eye-opening book which will inspire people to step outside their front doors and discover the amazing world... [more]

$39.99

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Rainforests of Australia's East Coast

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Rainforests of Australia's East Coast

Peter Krisch

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Rainforests of Australia's East Coast is aimed primarily at the reader group of more than 500,000 active bushwalkers in Australia.... [more]

$35.00

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

Jonathan Scott

Music recording & reproduction; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

'Blends extraterrestrial wonder with earthbound charm and brims with poignant revelations.' Mojo 'Bursts with gloriously... [more]

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

Richard King

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); 20th century & contemporary classical music; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

Hardback

His unique and intimate history of a nation celebrates the British countryside as a living, working, and occasionally rancorous... [more]

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The Secret Lives of Planets: A User's Guide to the Solar System

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The Secret Lives of Planets: A User's Guide to the Solar System

Paul Murdin

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space; Gift books; Advocate - Science

Hardback

An inside guide by astronomer Paul Murdin revealing everything you need to know about the planets, their satellites and our... [more]

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Extraordinary Insects: Weird. Wonderful. Indispensable. the Ones Who Run Our World.

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Extraordinary Insects: Weird. Wonderful. Indispensable. the Ones Who Run...

Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

A journey into the weird, wonderful and truly astonishing lives of the small but mighty creatures who keep the world turning.... [more]

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Celestial Calculations: A Gentle Introduction to Computational Astronomy

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Celestial Calculations: A Gentle Introduction to Computational Astronomy...

J. L. Lawrence

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

How to predict and calculate the positions of stars, planets, the sun, the moon, and satellites using a personal computer... [more]

$71.99

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The Psychology of Dog Ownership

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The Psychology of Dog Ownership

Theresa Barlow, Craig Roberts

Psychology; Animal behaviour; Dogs as pets

Paperback

What are the benefits of owning a dog on health and well-being? Why does a `problem dog' behave as it does and how can owners... [more]

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Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation

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Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation

David Barrie

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

A book about animal navigation - how creatures, great and small, find their way and how brilliantly they manage without benefit... [more]

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'Cherry' Ingram: The Englishman Who Saved Japan's Blossoms

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'Cherry' Ingram: The Englishman Who Saved Japan's Blossoms

Naoko Abe

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

a portrait of great charm and sophistication' Guardian The irresistible story of Japanese cherry blossoms, threatened by political... [more]

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites...

Ken Taylor

Prehistoric archaeology; Mind, Body, Spirit; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Explore 60 of the world's most extraordinary and mysterious archaeological structures and locations to uncover fascinating... [more]

$37.99

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RSPB British Birdfinder

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RSPB British Birdfinder

Marianne Taylor

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A species-by-species guide that shows you how to find and watch more than 250 species of birds that can be seen in Britain.... [more]

$29.99

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