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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

Tim Peake

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The awe-inspiring Sunday Times Bestseller from astronaut Tim PeakeShortlisted for the British Book Award 2018'Amazing .<br... [more]

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The Unexpected Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos and Other Wild Tales

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The Unexpected Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos and Other...

Lucy Cooke

Animals & society; Folklore, myths & legends; Mathematics & Sciences; Humour; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

'Endlessly fascinating.' - Bill Bryson 'Eye-opening, informative and very funny!' - Chris Packham'Well-informed and downright... [more]

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When Galaxies Collide

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When Galaxies Collide

Lisa Harvey-Smith

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

Paperback

The Andromeda Galaxy is rushing towards us at 400,000 kilometres an hour. When Galaxies Collide will guide you to look at... [more]

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Morocco in Bloom

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Morocco in Bloom

Giuppi Pietromarchi

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

A beautifully illustrated reference book for any gardener working in the Mediterranean climate. Featuring the famous Jardin... [more]

$69.99

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Apollo: VII-XVII

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Apollo: VII-XVII

Floris Heyne, Joel Meter, Simon Phillipson, Delano Steenmeijer

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This thrilling photo book features previously-unpublished photographs from the NASA archives, meticulously digitized, captured... [more]

$110.00

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A Little Book of Latin for Gardeners

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A Little Book of Latin for Gardeners

Peter Parker

Language: history & general works; History; Gardening: plants; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

The book, beautifully illustrated with old woodcuts, explains how and why plants have been named, includes handy lists of... [more]

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The Splendor of Birds: Art and Photography From National Geographic

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The Splendor of Birds: Art and Photography From National Geographic

National Geographic

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

Hardback

An elegant collection featuring artwork and photography from the National Geographic archives illustrates the magnificence... [more]

$120.00

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Travelling with Pets on Australia's East Coast: Discover Thousands of Places to Take Your Pet

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Travelling with Pets on Australia's East Coast: Discover Thousands of Places...

Carla Francis

Domestic animals & pets; Cats as pets; Dogs as pets; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Travelling with your beloved dog, cat, bird or horse? Independently researched and collated, this newly updated third edition... [more]

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Sloths: A Celebration of the World's Most Maligned Mammal

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Sloths: A Celebration of the World's Most Maligned Mammal

William Hartston

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: mammals

Hardback

A wonderfully entertaining celebration of that most unique of creatures: the sloth. [more]

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Edward's Menagerie: Dogs: 50 canine crochet patterns

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Edward's Menagerie: Dogs: 50 canine crochet patterns

Kerry Lord

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Having shown us how to master monsters in Edward's Crochet Imaginarium and capture friends and family in Edward's Crochet... [more]

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Birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea

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Birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea

Norman Arlott

Reference works; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

A comprehensive illustrated guide to the birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea Birds of the Greater... [more]

$54.95

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's first journey to the Moon

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's...

Robert Kurson

History of the Americas; The Cold War; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Expeditions

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Fifty years ago, Christmas 1968, Man first orbited the Moon. This book tells the inside story of that epic journey. [more]

$35.00

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

William Atkins

Arid zones, deserts; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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But for those whose call deserts home, the 'hideous blanks' described by explorers are rich in resources and significance.<br... [more]

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The Dogs that Made Australia

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The Dogs that Made Australia

Guy Hull

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Hunter. Worker. Legend. The untold story of the dog's role in building our... [more]

$32.99

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Moon: Art, Science, Culture

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Moon: Art, Science, Culture

Alexandra Loske, Robert Massey

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

Hardback

An awe-inspiring and enlightening survey of our closest cosmic companion. [more]

$39.99

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Owl

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Owl

Desmond Morris

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

In this classic Reaktion title, now available in paperback, bestselling author and broadcaster Desmond Morris explores the... [more]

$24.99

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Tawny Frogmouth

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Tawny Frogmouth

Gisela Kaplan

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

A fully revised, easy-to-read second edition providing the most comprehensive single study of tawny frogmouths. [more]

$39.99

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals...

Nicholas Pyenson

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. We have hunted them... [more]

$32.99

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A Guinea Pig Christmas Carol

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A Guinea Pig Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens, Tess Newall, Alex Goodwin

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Humour; Rabbits & rodents as pets; Gift books

Hardback

-- Charles Dickens's heartwarming winter tale... with guinea pigs in the... [more]

$19.99

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Finches of  Australia

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Finches of Australia

Col Roberts

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

Col Roberts is regarded as one of the world's leading landscape, fishing and bird photographers and has previously published... [more]

$99.95

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Dinosaurs: A Journey to the Lost Kingdom

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Dinosaurs: A Journey to the Lost Kingdom

Christine Argot, Luc Vives

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

Hardback

Blending history and fantasy, science and art, the story of how dinosaurs were discovered and reimagined comes to... [more]

$45.00

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Minibeasts: True rulers of our world and the key to our survival

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Minibeasts: True rulers of our world and the key to our survival

Alan Henderson

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

Hardback

Lavishly illustrated with breathtaking macrophotography, this stunning insight into the insect kingdom reveals the critical... [more]

$45.00

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The Secret Language of Trees

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The Secret Language of Trees

Gill Davies

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

As well as offering wood and charcoal fuels, timber for buildings and ships, latex rubber, dyes, shade, shelter from the weather,... [more]

$24.99

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The Space Book Revised and Updated: From the Beginning to the End of Time, 250 Milestones in the History of Space & Astronomy

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The Space Book Revised and Updated: From the Beginning to the End of Time,...

Jim Bell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This revised edition includes the most exciting new discoveries in space exploration. Existing entries have been updated to... [more]

$44.99

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Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia

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Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia

Harold G. Cogger

Animal ecology; Amphibians; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Hardback

Includes detailed descriptions, distribution maps and photographs of over 1200 species. [more]

$160.00

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