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Rose

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Rose

Catherine Horwood

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Gardening; Gardening: plants; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

With vibrant illustrations and tales of medieval best-sellers, nurserymen's rivalries and changing tastes in the flower bed,... [more]

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality,...

Michio Kaku

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Human civilization is on the verge of spreading beyond Earth. More than a possibility, it is becoming a necessity - whether... [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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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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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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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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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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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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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]

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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]

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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]

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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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Marianne North: The Kew Collection

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Marianne North: The Kew Collection

RBG Kew

Art & Architecture; Botanical art; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Marianne North was a remarkable Victorian traveller and painter, who traversed the globe recording the world's flora with... [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]

$49.99

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The Wild Remedy: How Nature Mends Us - A Diary

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The Wild Remedy: How Nature Mends Us - A Diary

Emma Mitchell

Medicine; Coping with stress; Self-sufficiency; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Emma Mitchell's richly illustrated and evocative diary records her nature finds over the course of a year and shows how being... [more]

$29.99

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Respecting Animals: A Balanced Approach to Our Relationship with Pets, Food, and Wildlife

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Respecting Animals: A Balanced Approach to Our Relationship with Pets, Food,...

David S. Favre

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

A legal scholar and animal-rights expert argues for a practical approach... [more]

$32.99

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

Sam Kean

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

** GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **`Popular science at its best'Mail on Sunday`Eminently accessible and enjoyable'ObserverWith... [more]

$24.99

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The Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things

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The Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things...

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Botany & plant sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

but The Secret Network of Nature gives us a chance to marvel at the inner workings and unlikely partnerships of the natural... [more]

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

Michael Quetting

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Michael Quetting is exhausted and covered in goose shit... [more]

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How to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian Tale of Jump-Started Evolution

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How to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian...

Lee Alan Dugatkin, Lyudmila Trut

European history; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Evolution; Zoology: Mammals; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

The crazy story of how Soviet scientists in Siberia in the 1950s embarked on a project to turn foxes into dogs through selective... [more]

$37.99

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A Naturalist's Guide to Dangerous Creatures of Australia

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A Naturalist's Guide to Dangerous Creatures of Australia

Peter Rowland, Scott Eipper

Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Written by experts with extensive local knowledge, each volume features 100 -280 species that the amateur naturalist might... [more]

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Blood Ties

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Blood Ties

Ben Crane

Biography; Memoirs; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

An evocation of the falconer's art and a moving story of a man's discovery of how to be a father. [more]

$39.99

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 7: Celebrating 10 Years of the World's Best Photography

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 7: Celebrating 10 Years of...

Royal Observatory Greenwich

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

Hardback

A showcase of the most spectacular space photography of its kind, taken from locations across the globe. Marvel at the wonders... [more]

$54.99

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