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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]

$44.99

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The 50 Greatest National Parks of the World

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The 50 Greatest National Parks of the World

Aaron Millar

Zoos & wildlife parks; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Exploring the history, science and secrets of the greatest national parks around the world. [more]

$22.99

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Park Life: The Memoirs of a Royal Parks Gamekeeper

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Park Life: The Memoirs of a Royal Parks Gamekeeper

John Bartram, John Karter

Biography; Memoirs; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

'Retire? You can't retire!', Sir David Attenborough told John Bartram, when the man who has been gamekeeper and senior wildlife... [more]

$29.99

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National Parks of America: Experience America's 59 National Parks

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National Parks of America: Experience America's 59 National Parks

Lonely Planet

Zoos & wildlife parks; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Explore all 59 of America's National Parks with this inspirational coffee table book. Beautiful landscape photography and... [more]

$39.99

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Uluru: Kata Tjuta and Watarrka National Parks Field Guide

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Uluru: Kata Tjuta and Watarrka National Parks Field Guide

Anne Kerle

Zoos & wildlife parks; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Explores the secrets of the most famous National Parks of Australia's Red Centre. It will tell you about the area's pre-history... [more]

$29.95

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An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and survival

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An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and...

Francoise Malby-Anthony, Katja Willemsen

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

A powerful, moving sequel to the bestselling The Elephant Whisperer that tells the story of one woman's fight to protect a... [more]

$32.99

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Time at Taronga: A Zoo Down-Under

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Time at Taronga: A Zoo Down-Under

Catharine Retter

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoos & wildlife parks; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

A captivating profile of 100 animals across 100 years at Taronga Zoo. Time at Taronga shares intimate stories from the Zoo's... [more]

$49.95

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Snake-bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park

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Snake-bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park

Kevin Markwell, Nancy Cushing

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

This book traces the life and times of Eric Worrell, the original reptile danger man and naturalist, and the iconic tourist... [more]

$39.95

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Subantarctic Wilderness: Macquarie Island

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Subantarctic Wilderness: Macquarie Island

Aleks Terauds, Fiona Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

Situated halfway between Australia and Antarctica, Macquarie Island is a speck of land in the middle of the Southern Ocean... [more]

$59.95

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Things I Have Drawn: At the Zoo

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Things I Have Drawn: At the Zoo

Tom Curtis

Collage & photomontage; Humour; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

The perfect gift for Father's Day. Hilarious and strange images from the instagram sensation Things I Have Drawn. [more]

$24.99

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NG Photo Ark

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NG Photo Ark

Joel Sartore

Individual photographers; Photographs: portraits; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

This lush book of photography represents a lifelong project by photographer Joel Sartore to make portraits of the world's... [more]

$59.99

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The Last Crocodile Hunter

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The Last Crocodile Hunter

Amanda French, Bob Irwin

Autobiography: general; Zoos & wildlife parks

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When the world lost Steve, the animals lost the best friend they ever had, and so did I. But he's still here with me and I... [more]

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Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church

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Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church

Charles, Prince of Wales

Church history; The countryside, country life; Zoos & wildlife parks; Local history

Hardback

Chillingham-its location not only contributed some of the best archaeology in Northumberland but also a herd of wild white... [more]

$59.95

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Our Zoo

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Our Zoo

June Mottershead

Memoirs; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

A wonderfully nostalgic memoir detailing the fascinating lives of the working class family behind the phenomenally successful... [more]

$20.99

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The Last Crocodile Hunter

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The Last Crocodile Hunter

Amanda French, Bob Irwin

Autobiography: general; Zoos & wildlife parks

Audio

When the world lost Steve, the animals lost the best friend they ever had, and so did I. But he's still here with me and I... [more]

$49.95

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A Different Nature: The Paradoxical World of Zoos and Their Uncertain Future

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A Different Nature: The Paradoxical World of Zoos and Their Uncertain Future...

David Hancocks

Zoology & animal sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

Looks at the origins, evolution, and the future of zoos. This book reviews the history of zoos in light of their failures... [more]

$52.99

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Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos: 3-volume set

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Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos: 3-volume set

Catharine E. Bell

Reference works; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

The Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos provides description, history, analysis, and information on every aspect of the zoo world.... [more]

$1092.00

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The Park and the People: A History of Central Park

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The Park and the People: A History of Central Park

Roy Rosenzweig, Elizabeth Blackmar

Social & cultural history; Garden design & planning; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

This exemplary social history (Kirkus Reviews) is the first full-scale account of Central Park ever published. Elizabeth... [more]

$69.99

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Wild London: Urban Escapes in and around the City

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Wild London: Urban Escapes in and around the City

Sam Hodges, Sophie Hodges

Wildlife: general interest; Zoos & wildlife parks; Eco-tourist guides; Gift books

Paperback

From the authors of London for Lovers, this is an inspiring and comprehensive guide to London's wild side. [more]

$35.00

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Here is Where I Walk: Episodes From a Life in the Forest

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Here is Where I Walk: Episodes From a Life in the Forest

Leslie Carol Roberts

Memoirs; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

Leslie Carol Roberts unearths stories of scientists, spiritualists, and artists around the globe engaged with specific and... [more]

$32.95  $29.65

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An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and survival

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An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and...

Francoise Malby-Anthony, Katja Willemsen

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

A powerful, moving sequel to the bestselling The Elephant Whisperer that tells the story of one woman's fight to protect a... [more]

$18.99

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The Great Animal Escapade

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The Great Animal Escapade

Jane Kerr

Wildlife: general interest; Zoos & wildlife parks; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Animal stories (Children's&YA); Historical fiction (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Danny is happy working at Belle Vue Zoo. But then the animals start escaping and, as a former street urchin and pickpocket,... [more]

$16.99

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Wild Chimpanzees: Social Behavior of an Endangered Species

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Wild Chimpanzees: Social Behavior of an Endangered Species

Adam Clark Arcadi (Cornell University, New York)

Physical anthropology & ethnography; Evolution; Animal behaviour; Primates; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

Offering a portrait of the social behavior and conservation status of our nearest primate relatives, this book summarizes... [more]

$45.95

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Silent Sentinels of Ranthambhore

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Silent Sentinels of Ranthambhore

Bina Kak

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

A first-hand account of Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan, and some of the tigers that inhabit it. [more]

$62.95  $56.65

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Mousy Cats And Sheepish Coyotes

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Mousy Cats And Sheepish Coyotes

John Shivik

Zoos & wildlife parks

Hardback

A wildlife expert explores what science tells us about animals as unique individuals and why animal personality matters for... [more]

$49.99

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