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The Sea Journal: Seafarers' Sketchbooks

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The Sea Journal: Seafarers' Sketchbooks

Huw Lewis-Jones

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Maritime history; Sea life & the seashore; Expeditions

Hardback

A captivating compendium of rare and exquisite first-hand records of ocean voyages around the world and in different ages,... [more]

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Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life

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Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life...

Brenda Maddox

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Geology & the lithosphere; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

A SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 <br /><br /> A rich and exuberant... [more]

$19.99

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The Meaning Of Trees

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The Meaning Of Trees

Robert Vennell

Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

The history and use of New Zealand's native plants A guide and gift book in equal measure, this treasure of a book pays homage... [more]

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Voyages of Discovery: A visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural history expeditions

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Voyages of Discovery: A visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural...

Tony Rice

Mathematics & Sciences; Geographical discovery & exploration; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Voyages of Discovery is a mesmerising visual record of ten of the world's most significant natural history expeditions. [more]

$34.99

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A Natural History of Beer

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A Natural History of Beer

Rob DeSalle, Ian Tattersall

Reference works; Social & cultural history; Cookery, food & drink; Beers; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

A celebration of beer--its science, its history, and its impact on human culture [more]

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The Lives of Bees: The Untold Story of the Honey Bee in the Wild

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The Lives of Bees: The Untold Story of the Honey Bee in the Wild

Thomas D Seeley

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

Hardback

How the lives of wild honey bees offer vital lessons for saving the world's managed bee colonies Humans have kept honey... [more]

$54.99

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Moss

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Moss

Ulrica Nordstroem

Gardening; Gardening: plants; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Discover the magical world of moss . . .<br /><br />Moss is all around us.... [more]

$29.99

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Our Planet

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Our Planet

Alastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey, Fred Pearce

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Natural disasters; Wildlife: general interest; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

________ THE OFFICAL COMPANION TO THE GROUNDBREAKING NEW NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY SERIES 'The future of all life on this... [more]

$49.99

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Dragonflies & Damselfies: A natural history

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Dragonflies & Damselfies: A natural history

Dennis Paulson

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

Hardback

This book brings these insects to life. As well as providing a broad introduction... [more]

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Bats: An illustrated guide to all species

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Bats: An illustrated guide to all species

Marianne Taylor

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology: Mammals; Wildlife: mammals

Hardback

Bats: An Illustrated Guide to All Species looks in detail at the more than 1,300 species known today. Nocturnal, fast-flying... [more]

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Sprout Lands: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees

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Sprout Lands: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees

William Bryant Logan

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Gardening: shrubs & trees; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Arborist William Bryant Logan recovers the lost tradition that sustained human life and culture for ten millennia. [more]

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A Dog's Way Home: The Heartwarming Story of the Special Bond Between Man and Dog

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A Dog's Way Home: The Heartwarming Story of the Special Bond Between Man...

W. Bruce Cameron

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Dogs as pets

Paperback

From W. Bruce Cameron, author of the beloved bestseller and major Hollywood movie A Dog's Purpose, comes this beautifully... [more]

$17.99

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Treasures of Botanical Art

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Treasures of Botanical Art

Shirley Sherwood, Martyn Rix

Art & Architecture; Botanical art; Gardens (descriptions, history etc); Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Treasures of Botanical Art reveals the history of botanical painting, its beauty and science, with works from two renowned... [more]

$39.99

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Picturing Apollo 11: Rare Views and Undiscovered Moments

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Picturing Apollo 11: Rare Views and Undiscovered Moments

J.L. Pickering, John Bisney

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Provides an unprecedented photographic history of the space mission that defined an era. Through a wealth of unpublicized... [more]

$84.95

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story of Human Spaceflight

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story...

Bill Nye

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Using items in the NASA archive together with expert narrative guidance, this history of how Americans got to space begins... [more]

$27.99

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A Field Guide to Birds of Northern Queensland

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A Field Guide to Birds of Northern Queensland

Phil Gregory, Jun Matsui

Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

This book is aimed at Queensland birdwatchers and also at the many visitors to the region. It includes all the latest taxonomy,... [more]

$49.99

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A Field Guide to Carnivores of the World, 2nd edition

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A Field Guide to Carnivores of the World, 2nd edition

Luke Hunter

Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

Ranging from the largest terrestrial carnivore, the Polar Bear, to the tiny Least Weasel that can squeeze through a wedding... [more]

$49.99

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Kindred: A Cradle Mountain Love Story

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Kindred: A Cradle Mountain Love Story

Kate Legge

Biography; Biography: general; Mountains; Rural planning; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

Traces the achievements of two unconventional adventurers and their fight to preserve the wilderness where they pioneered... [more]

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Worlds of Natural History

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Worlds of Natural History

Helen Anne Curry (University of Cambridge), Nicholas Jardine (University of Cambridge), James Andrew Secord (University of Cambridge), Emma C. Spary (University of Cambridge)

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

From Aztec accounts of hibernating hummingbirds to contemporary television spectaculars, human encounters with nature have... [more]

$67.95

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Waddle: A Book of Fun for Penguin Lovers

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Waddle: A Book of Fun for Penguin Lovers

Lloyd Spencer Davis

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

Penguins. We love them. Seemingly upright caricatures of us, it is easy to bond with these black and white `little people'.... [more]

$29.99

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The Complete Guide to Australian Birds

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The Complete Guide to Australian Birds

George Adams

The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

This book is the most up-to-date guide to Australian birds available. Written in everyday language, with crisp, brilliant... [more]

$45.00

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

Matt Brown

Reference; Geography; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A fascinating and humorous read that debunks the surprising myths about the world we live in. [more]

$22.99

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Salt On Your Tongue: Women and the Sea

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Salt On Your Tongue: Women and the Sea

Charlotte Runcie

Memoirs; Pregnancy, birth & baby care; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Travel & holiday

Hardback

A lyrical exploration of the sea, how it inspires art, music and literature and how it connects us, from the Daily Telegraph's... [more]

$32.99

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The Secret Language of Cats

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The Secret Language of Cats

Peter Kuras, Susanne Schotz

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

Paperback

In The Secret Language of Cats, Susanne Schoetz offers a crash course in the phonetic study of cat sounds. She introduces... [more]

$22.99

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Antarctica: A Guide to the Wildlife

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Antarctica: A Guide to the Wildlife

Tony Soper

Wildlife: general interest; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Antarctica Wildlife Guide - Travel information and expert advice on the wildlife of Antarctica featuring species identification... [more]

$34.99

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