by Ken Simpson , Ken Simpson, Nicholas Day & others
Since it was first published in 1984, Simpson & Day's Field Guide to the Birds of Australia has been one of the most - if not the most - respected bird guide in the country. It has sold over 500 000 copies. The guide contains 132 superb ...
by Michael Swan & Mike Swan
Covers housing, sexing, breeding, egg incubation and raising young snakes, including sections on diseases and disorders and colour and pattern mutations of Australian pythons. It also includes information on natural habitats and behaviours.
Classic Guide to the Birds of Australia
by Neville W. Cayley
Neville Cayley's What Bird is That? is Australia's most popular bird-identification guide. This comprehensive and authoritative field guide now in its second edition has been fully revised and updated by prominent ornithologist Terence Lindsey ...
by Staffan Widstrand, Florian Mollers & Peter Carins
The result of one of the largest photography projects ever undertaken, "Wild Wonders of Europe" presents an astonishing view of the continent's flora and fauna. Organized by Staffan Widstrand, Florian Mollers, Peter Cairns and Bridget Wijnberg, ...
This guide is a fabulous resource for bird lovers, watchers, and professional twitchers interested in Australian birds. It covers every major Australian bird group and includes a distribution map showing where each bird can be found.
Chart Your Course
by Suzanne Maher, Barbara Maher & Sister Barbara
The abundance of the bountiful seas is yours... A gorgeous coffee table book filled with images and quotes that remind us of the sea. Weigh anchor; your journey awaits.
by Olivier De Goursac
Visions of Mars offers a visual tour of the main geographic features of Mars as they have been recorded by twenty years of remote-sensing missions, ranging from the Viking orbiter/lander of the late 1970s through the Pathfinder orbiter/rover of ...
by Martin Mckenna
Martin McKenna, the Dog Man, has learned plenty from the dogs he grew up with and from the dogs he now owns. He firmly believes that dogs hold the key to human happiness and well being and that they can help us to be better people - if we only ...
by Richard Leakey
Richard Leakey spent years trying to save Africa's animals. Now he's trying to save a nation. Leakey began his career by becoming a renowned paleoanthropologist and head of Kenya's National Museums. In 1989, Kenyan president Daniel arap Moi put ...eBook
Save money by saving energy and the environment
by Frank Y. Panol, Ph.D.
The central idea of this book is that saving energy and water saves the households money and simultaneously help reduce greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming. It also aims to give readers better understanding of the green concept to ...eBook
by Björn Elmbrant
Dansen kring guldkalven är en bok om drömmar. Drömmar som gick i kras när luften gick ur börsen efter det senaste millennieskiftet. Somliga drömde om snabba pengar och evig tillväxt på en aktiebörs som tycktes kunna omvandla vad som helst till guld.eBook
by Mark Lynas
An eye-opening and vital account of the future of our earth and our civilisation if current rates of global warming persist, by the highly acclaimed author of ‘High Tide’. Picture yourself a few decades from now, in a world in which average ...eBook
by Blair, D. G.
After decades of research, physicists now know how to detect Einstein's gravitational waves. Advanced gravitational wave detectors, the most sensitive instruments ever created, will be almost certain of detecting the births of black holes ...eBook
True tales of trophies, tiddlers and the ones that got away
by Patrick Walsh
<p>From the Quebec wilds to the Arctic Circle to the Pacific Ocean, follow along as Editor-in-Chief Patrick Walsh reprises some of his favourite fishing tales from the pages of <em>Outdoor Canada</em> magazine. Whether he’s tackling giant ...eBook
by Susan M. Shaver
Tia is a special girl that has always loved animals. On her 11th birthday, she finds out she has a special gift...she can FLY! She uses her special skiils , and, along with her "special needs" classmatessave the day, rescuing many hurt and hungry ...eBook
An Ecological Perspective on Earth
by R. Edward Grumbine
In Thinking Like a Mountain, we have excerpted a clear and inviting introduction to the science of conservation biology from Ed Grumbine's previous book, Ghost Bears. Grumbine offers a succinct and evocative description of why we should all care ...eBook
High Stakes and Hard Choices, Revised Edition
by Joel A. MintzeBook
by Thomas Hall
<EM>Planning and Urban Growth in Nordic Countries</EM> examines urban development and planning in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Emphasis is on the period from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day, and the authors of each ...eBook
by Nadkarni, Nalini
World-renowned canopy biologist Nalini Nadkarni has climbed trees on four continents with scientists, students, artists, clergymen, musicians, activists, loggers, legislators, and Inuits, gathering diverse perspectives. In <I>Between Earth and ...eBook