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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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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

Hardback

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

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

Isabella Tree

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; The countryside, country life

Paperback

Wilding tells the story of a remarkable experiment: the rewilding of the Knepp Estate in West Sussex, the restoration of natural... [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]

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Dogs Unleashed

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Dogs Unleashed

Tamsin Pickeral

Dogs as pets; Dog obedience & training

Paperback

One glance around the local park confirms that man's best friend comes in many varieties. As the first animal domesticated... [more]

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30-Second Weather: The 50 most significant phenomena and events, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Weather: The 50 most significant phenomena and events, each explained...

Adam Scaife

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Paperback

If you only have 30 seconds, there is time - using this book - to make sense of the science behind the seeming vagaries of... [more]

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Wildlife of the Otways and Shipwreck Coast

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Wildlife of the Otways and Shipwreck Coast

Grant Palmer

Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

A photographic field guide to the vertebrate wildlife of Victoria's south-west. [more]

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain...

Matt Gaw

The countryside, country life; Boating; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Uplifting and utterly immersive tales of escape and adventure on Britain's waterways [more]

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

Alice Gorman

Archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Turns the common perception of archaeology as an exploration of the ancient on its head. Alice Gorman's captivating inquiry... [more]

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America Before: The Key to Earth's Lost Civilization: A new investigation into the mysteries of the human past by the bestselling author of Fingerprints of the Gods and Magicians of the Gods

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America Before: The Key to Earth's Lost Civilization: A new investigation...

Graham Hancock

History of the Americas; History: earliest times to present day; Prehistoric archaeology; Conspiracy theories; The Earth: natural history general

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Could shattering secrets about the deep past of humanity await discovery in North America? [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

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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Crocodiles of the World

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Crocodiles of the World

Colin Stevenson

Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Hardback

This book explores all the facts and figures surrounding the ancestory of this intriguing family of reptilians, dispelling... [more]

$40.00

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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

'Bursts with gloriously geeky detail.' The Telegraph Have you ever made someone you love a mix-tape? Forty years ago,... [more]

$34.99

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On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet

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On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet

Simon Barnes

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; The countryside, country life

Hardback

How writer Simon Barnes rewilded the marshland next to his garden to attract new species and to bring inspiration to his family... [more]

$35.00

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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 Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths and Their Year of Marvels

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The Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths and Their Year of Marvels...

Adam Nicolson

Biography: literary; Literary studies: poetry & poets; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Wordsworth and Coleridge as you've never seen them before in this new book by Adam Nicolson, brimming with poetry, art and... [more]

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Following the Wild Bees: The Craft and Science of Bee Hunting

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Following the Wild Bees: The Craft and Science of Bee Hunting

Thomas D. Seeley

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

Paperback

Following the Wild Bees is both a unique meditation on the pleasures of the natural world and a guide to the ingenious methods... [more]

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist...

Sir David Attenborough

Biography; Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

The further adventures of a young David Attenborough - from Madagascar and New Guinea to the Pacific Islands and the Northern... [more]

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Leaving the Wild: The Unnatural History of Dogs, Cats, Cows, and Horses

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Leaving the Wild: The Unnatural History of Dogs, Cats, Cows, and Horses...

Gavin Ehringer

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Cats as pets; Dogs as pets; Horses & ponies

Paperback

A thought-provoking and surprising book that explores the ever-evolving relationship between humans and domesticated animals.... [more]

$26.95

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Thinking Like a Parrot: Perspectives from the Wild

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Thinking Like a Parrot: Perspectives from the Wild

Alan Bond, Judy Diamond

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

People form enduring emotional bonds with other animal species, such as dogs, cats, and horses. For the most part, these are... [more]

$69.00

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

Elli H. Radinger

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

Love your family, care for your those around you, never give up and always find time to have fun - these are the golden rules... [more]

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Birds of Bhutan and the Eastern Himalayas

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Birds of Bhutan and the Eastern Himalayas

Carol Inskipp, Tim Inskipp

Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The nation of Bhutan and the Indian states of Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh together form the eastern arm of the Himalayas.... [more]

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Birds of Spain

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Birds of Spain

James Lowen, Carlos Bocos Gonzalez

Wildlife: general interest; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Eco-tourist guides

Paperback

Covers more than 250 species regularly seen in mainland Spain and the Balearics Concise text includes information on identification,... [more]

$19.99

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