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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

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This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

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The Right Stuff

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The Right Stuff

Tom Wolfe

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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A wildly vivid and entertaining chronicle of America's manned space program, from the author of The Electric Kool-Aid Acid... [more]

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Guide to the Manta and Devil Rays of the World

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Guide to the Manta and Devil Rays of the World

Guy Stevens, Daniel Fernando, Marc Dando, Giuseppe Notarbartolo Di Sciara

Sea life & the seashore

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Includes detailed information on the identification, characteristics, threats and distribution for each of the species within... [more]

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Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives

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Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their...

Jose R. Castello

Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

The most complete and user-friendly photographic field guide to the world's... [more]

$69.99

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Bedbug

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Bedbug

Klaus Reinhardt

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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From fossils to ancient Greek theatre, modern horror fiction and the bitter battles of recent scientific research, Bedbug... [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

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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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Dynasties: The Rise and Fall of Animal Families

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Dynasties: The Rise and Fall of Animal Families

Stephen Moss

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

Each chapter follows a different dynasty, from the Marsh Lions of the Masai Mara to rival packs of painted wolves, from a... [more]

$55.00

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RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

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RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

Philip Hoare

Oceanography (seas); The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

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Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan,... [more]

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Pioneers of Spaceflight

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Pioneers of Spaceflight

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

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Perfect book for anyone with an interest in space travel and the moon landings. [more]

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Rare & Wonderful: Treasures from Oxford University Museum of Natural History

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Rare & Wonderful: Treasures from Oxford University Museum of Natural History...

Kate Diston, Zoe Simmons

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

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This lavishly illustrated book features highlights from the collections ranging from the iconic Dodo and the giant tuna to... [more]

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The Empire of the Eagle: An Illustrated Natural History

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The Empire of the Eagle: An Illustrated Natural History

Mike Unwin, David Tipling

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A lavishly illustrated celebration of each of the world's sixty-eight currently recognized eagle species in all their magnificence... [more]

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

Steve Massey, Steve Quirk

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

If you ever needed a book to help you explore the wonderful night skies from down under, be it Australia, South America, South... [more]

$39.99

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The Earth Gazers

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The Earth Gazers

Christopher Potter

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The fascinating story of how we first came to see the earth from space. [more]

$19.99

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The Meaning of Birds

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The Meaning of Birds

Simon Barnes

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Gift books

Paperback

A passionate and informative celebration of birds: the perfect gift for the hard-core or amateur twitcher - or for anyone... [more]

$22.99

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Bird Photographer of the Year: Collection 3

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Bird Photographer of the Year: Collection 3

Bird Photographer of the Year

Photography & photographs; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

Foreword by Chris Packham This beautiful book accompanies the photographic competition... [more]

$59.99

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The Brief Life of Flowers

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The Brief Life of Flowers

Fiona Stafford

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

A collection of wide-ranging essays on Britain's best-loved flowers from the author of The Long, Long Life of Trees [more]

$35.00

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Australia's Birding Megaspots

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Australia's Birding Megaspots

Peter Rowland, Chris Farrell

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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This fully illustrated guide describes over 60 of the best sites for viewing both common and rare species. Organised by state,... [more]

$49.99

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125 Best Birdwatching Sites in Southeast Asia

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125 Best Birdwatching Sites in Southeast Asia

Yong Ding Li, Low Wen

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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An expanded and fully updated edition of The 100 Best Birdwatching Sites in Southeast Asia. The book covers sites in Brunei... [more]

$49.99

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Eye of the Shoal: A Fishwatcher's Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything

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Eye of the Shoal: A Fishwatcher's Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything...

Helen Scales

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Marine biology; Fishes (ichthyology); Wildlife: aquatic creatures

Paperback

'Scales's genuine appreciation and awe for fish are contagious.' Science 'Delightful' New Scientist Seventy per cent... [more]

$29.99

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain...

Charlie Pye-Smith

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

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A charming travelogue revealing the little-understood world of British agriculture [more]

$22.99

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

Thor Hanson

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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A superb natural and cultural history of bees - the only such book to celebrate their full diversity. [more]

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A Brush with Death (#1 Pet Detective)

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A Brush with Death (#1 Pet Detective)

Ali Carter

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Agatha Christie meets Downton Abbey in this delightful new series introducing pet portraitist and amateur super-sleuth, Susie... [more]

$19.99

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites to Meteors and Constellations, Your Guide to Stargazing

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites...

Dean Regas

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$24.99

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Eyes to See: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature

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Eyes to See: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature

Michael Land

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal physiology; The natural world, country life & pets

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The spectacular capacity to see the world around them has evolved in many different ways among animals. From scallops and... [more]

$38.95

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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

Terry Houston

Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

An illustrated introduction to the estimated 2000 species of Australian bees. [more]

$49.99

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