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A Naturalist's Guide to the Frogs of Australia

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Frogs of Australia

Peter Rowland, Scott Eipper

Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

Paperback

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 species of frog most commonly seen in Australia is perfect for resident and... [more]

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Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic Pollution

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Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic...

Marcus Eriksen

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Oceanography (seas); Conservation of the environment; Environmental science, engineering & technology; Sea life & the seashore

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An exciting account of an activist's expedition across the Pacific on a home-made junk raft [more]

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The Honey Factory: Inside the Ingenious World of Bees

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The Honey Factory: Inside the Ingenious World of Bees

Jurgen Tautz, Diedrich Steen

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

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An insightful look inside the life of a hive and the bees that make it a home. [more]

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Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, A Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World

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Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, A Quest, and the Biggest Year in...

Noah Strycker

The natural world, country life & pets; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Travel & holiday

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An account of Noah Strycker's record-breaking year when he spotted 6,042 of the world's 10,000 species of birds. Traveling... [more]

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

Gabrielle Chan

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; The countryside, country life

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Looks at what is defining today's country/city divide and how it is affecting the political status quo. [more]

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Teida's Story: Life Through the Eyes of a Dog

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Teida's Story: Life Through the Eyes of a Dog

Danielle Corrie

Biography; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Teida's Story is the beautiful and unique tale of a Staffordshire as seen through her own doggy eyes. Teida shares her story... [more]

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The Wasting of Borneo: Dispatches from a Vanishing World

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The Wasting of Borneo: Dispatches from a Vanishing World

Alex Shoumatoff

History; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

Acclaimed naturalist Alex Shoumatoff issues a worldwide call to protect the drastically endangered rainforests of Borneo In... [more]

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Birds of France

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Birds of France

James Lowen, Aurelien Audevard

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

Paperback

Covers more than 250 species regularly seen in France.<br /><br />Concise... [more]

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The Allure of Fungi

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The Allure of Fungi

Alison Pouliot

Mathematics & Sciences; Mycology, fungi (non-medical); Botany & plant sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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An interdisciplinary exploration of fungi, showcasing stunning photographs. [more]

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Night Parrot: Australia's Most Elusive Bird

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Night Parrot: Australia's Most Elusive Bird

Penny Olsen

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

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The competitiveness and secrecy, the triumphs and adventures of the history of the Night Parrot and its followers. [more]

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First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong

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First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong

James Hansen

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

Paperback

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

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Urban Arboreal: A Modern Glossary of City Trees

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Urban Arboreal: A Modern Glossary of City Trees

Michael Jordan

Illustration; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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A selection of 70 urban-dwelling trees from across the world that celebrates the beauty and cultural importance of these botanical... [more]

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Tree: A Life Story

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Tree: A Life Story

David Suzuki, Wayne Grady

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Only God can make a tree, wrote Joyce Kilmer in one of the most celebrated of poems. The richly detailed text and Bateman's... [more]

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Snow: The biography

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Snow: The biography

Giles Whittell

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Hardback

Snow has a lot in common with religion. It comes from heaven. It changes everything. It creates an alternative reality and... [more]

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King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology

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King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries...

Lowell Dingus

Biography: general; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Geographical discovery & exploration; History of engineering & technology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

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The story of the extraordinary adventures behind the man who has discovered some of the amazing wonders of natural history.... [more]

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Underbug: An Obsessive Tale of Termites and Technology

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Underbug: An Obsessive Tale of Termites and Technology

Lisa Margonelli

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

Hardback

The bug to save the millennium? [more]

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Five Photons: Remarkable Journeys of Light Across Space and Time

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Five Photons: Remarkable Journeys of Light Across Space and Time

James Geach

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Have you ever wondered how a star shines? Did you know that black holes can blaze like cosmic beacons across intergalactic... [more]

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The Immortal Yew

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The Immortal Yew

Tony Hall

British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

In The Immortal Yew author Tony Hall takes the reader on a fascinating journey to the ancient yew trees of Britain and Ireland,... [more]

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Weird Plants

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Weird Plants

Chris Thorogood

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Gift books

Hardback

Plants trick, kill, steal and kidnap, and this unique book explores a fascinating world in which plants have turned the tables... [more]

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Walter Chandoha: The Cat Photographer

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Walter Chandoha: The Cat Photographer

Walter Chandoha

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Individual photographers; Photographs: collections; Cats as pets

Hardback

Suitable for younger audiences, this book offers insight into the career of a successful commercial photographer Walter Chandoha... [more]

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Celestial Atlas: A Journey in the Sky Through Maps

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Celestial Atlas: A Journey in the Sky Through Maps

Elena Percivaldi

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Since the time of the ancient Egyptians and Babylonians, the observation, study and representation of the night sky has been... [more]

$79.99

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

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2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide...

Storm Dunlop

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the southern hemisphere. 6 pages for each month... [more]

$12.99

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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

Paperback

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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Bedbug

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Bedbug

Klaus Reinhardt

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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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