279 books (14 pages) in this category

The Wild Places

by Robert Macfarlane

A new cover edition of the classic bestseller of British nature writing. ...

ISBN: 9781783784493

Binding: Paperback


Things That Are

Encounters with Plants, Stars and Animals

by Amy Leach

A highly irresistible debut that celebrates the universe in all its wondrous glory. ...

ISBN: 9781786893550

Binding: Paperback


Thorny Devils

by Marcia Zappa

ISBN: 9781624037795

Binding: Hardback


Till the Cows Come Home

The Story of Our Eternal Dependence

by Philip Walling

The story of the relationship between humankind and cattle, from the <i>Sunday Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Counting Sheep</i>. ...

ISBN: 9781786493064

Binding: Hardback


To the River

A Journey Beneath the Surface

by Olivia Laing

Olivia Laing's odyssey along the banks of the River Ouse, from source to sea; a profound and haunting reflection on history and landscape, and our place within them. ...

ISBN: 9781786891587

Binding: Paperback


Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

by Angela Goode

A unique celebration of our remarkable Aussie working dogs, illustrated with photographs taken by the people who love them. Ask anyone who lives and works on the land and they will tell you that a good working dog is the heart and soul of rural

ISBN: 9780733333286

Binding: Hardback


Topsy-Turvy World

How Australian Animals Puzzled Early Explorers

by Kirsty Murray

To the first Europeans who came to Australia, everything seemed topsy turvy. Christmas was in the summer and trees shed their bark but not their leaves. And the animals were bizarre. There was a bird that laughed like a donkey and a type of ...

ISBN: 9780642277497

Binding: Hardback


Training & Working Dogs: For Quiet Confident Control Of Stock

by Scott Lithgow

For every good dog able to work things out for itself, there are many more potentially useful dogs unable to do so. Training and Working Dogs will allow every owner of a new pup to train it with confidence and produce an obedient, responsive and

ISBN: 9780702223945

Binding: Paperback



by Editors Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714874616

Binding: Hardback


Unlikely Friendships: Dogs

37 Stories of Canine Compassion and Courage

by Jennifer S. Holland

<DIV>Dogs are so much more than man&rsquo;s best friend. Their kindness and courage doesn&rsquo;t stop with humans. They&rsquo;ll befriend ferrets, monkeys, elephants and fish. They&rsquo;ll rescue deer, horses, penguins and&mdash;yes&mdash;even

ISBN: 9780761187288

Binding: Paperback


Urban Arboreal

A Modern Glossary of City Trees

by Michael Jordan

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

ISBN: 9781781317419

Binding: Hardback


Vanished and Vanishing Parrots

Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species

by Joseph Forshaw

<p>Parrots are among the most distinctive and beautiful birds in the world. They are also among the most endangered bird groups, threatened by habitat loss through land clearance, the trapping of adults, and the taking of chicks from the nest ...

ISBN: 9780643096325

Binding: Hardback



The Secrets of Nature’s Deadliest Weapon

by Ronald Jenner

<p>When we enter the world of venom, we enter the realm of one of the most diverse, versatile, sophisticated, and deadly biological adaptations ever to have evolved on Earth.</p> <p>Since it first appeared in ancient jellyfish and sea anemones, ...

ISBN: 9781486308378

Binding: Paperback



by Lauren Coss

ISBN: 9781617839429

Binding: Hardback


Volcanoes: Encounters through the Ages

by David Pyle

ISBN: 9781851244591

Binding: Paperback


Waggish Dogs Smiling for Dog Reasons

by Grace Chon

<p><b><b>To be "waggish" is to be playful and mischievous the very definition of these adorable dogs and the things they (might) think about us</b></b></p> There's no mistaking a happy dog. The wagging tail, eager eyes, and smile that cannot be ...

ISBN: 9781682680988

Binding: Hardback


Way of the Hare

by Marianne Taylor

To the people of rural Britain, hares are deeply beloved, perhaps above all other animals. They thrive in abundance in imagery but can be maddeningly elusive in reality. In our stories ancient and modern they are magical, uncanny and ...

ISBN: 9781472909893

Binding: Hardback


Weather: An Illustrated History

From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

by Andrew Revkin

<p><b>Andrew Revkin, senior climate reporter at ProPublica after a prize-winning 21-year stint at&nbsp;<i>The New York Times</i>, presents an intriguing illustrated history of humanity’s evolving relationship with Earth’s dynamic climate system ...

ISBN: 9781454921400

Binding: Hardback


Whales of Sydney

and other visitors to our shores

by New Holland Publishers

Whales of Sydney is a spectacular photographic book that documents the annual migration of Humpback Whales past the coast of iconic city of Sydney from mid May to the beginning of December. Showcasing not only the majestic whales but all marine ...

ISBN: 9781925546132

Binding: Hardback


What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses (Revised Edition)

by Daniel Chamovitz

<b>A captivating journey into the hidden lives of plants - from the colours they see to the schedules they keep.</b><br><br>Join renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz as he leads a beguiling exploration of how plants experience our shared Earth - ...

ISBN: 9781925322095

Binding: Paperback