624 books (32 pages) in this category
by Kenneth McNamara
On Earth, catastrophic impact of an asteroid or comet with truly global consequences has not happened during our written history, and the threat seems very small. Giant scars on our planet’s surface are relics of an impact history stretching ...
by Richard Allen and Kimbal Baker
Elephantine Boabs dot the Kimberley region of Western Australia; cattle rub against giant Bottle Trees and Ironbarks in Queensland, and Strangler Figs with 40-metre girths thrive in our northern rainforests. Snow Gums and Shining Gums eke out ...
by Ferret Russel
by Nick Rains
<DIV><P>Award-winning photographer Nick Rains travels Australia with his camera, capturing the country’s diverse landscapes and many moods. With this second edition including five additional touring regions, <B>Australia: The ...
by Grahame Webb
by Whitaker Dick ; Colls Keith
by Templin Michelle
by MEMBERS OF BACKYARD CHICKENS.COM
Keeping chickens isn't just for farms! The backyard chicken revolution has coops popping up in neighbourhoods all over. Home-raised chickens provide a great source of superior, organic eggs that are as close as your backyard. Chickens also make ...
by ELLEN ZACHOS
There's food growing everywhere! You'll be amazed by how many of the plants you see each day are actually nutritious edibles. Ideal for first-time foragers, this book features 70 edible weeds, flowers, mushrooms, and ornamental plants typically
by Alanna Moore
by Daniel Heath Justice
<p>From the iconic European badger to the African honey badger, the hog badger of Southeast Asia and the North American badger, this book is the first truly global cultural history of the animal in over 30 years. Profusely illustrated with ...
Unique to North America, the bald eagle is known for its long life, great strength, and majestic looks. This dramatic painting of the national bird by naturalist John James Audubon is powerfully rendered and reprinted on sturdy, laminated poster
Or, How a Dog Becomes a Christmas Card
by W W Norton & Company
by Tessa Laird
<p>Bats have been misunderstood and maligned in the West for centuries. Unfair associations with demons have seen their leathery wings adorn numerous evil characters, from the Devil to Bram Stoker's <i>Dracula</i>. But these amazing animals are ...
by Cesar Millan
by ROGER LEDERER
"Birds have conquered every environment on Earth including our hearts. This book reminds us that our fates are intertwined with theirs." Gary Langham, chief scientist, National Audubon Society An engaging, informative narrative that explores
by Alex Kuskowski
by Len Beadell
by Bryant Austin
<p>Photographer and conservationist Bryant Austin’s breathtaking photographic project Beautiful Whale is the first of its kind: It chronicles his fearless attempts to reach out to whales as fellow sentient beings. Featuring Austin’s intimate ...
by Rachel Poliquin
<p>Rachel Poliquin’s Beaver explores the storied history of this small, often forgotten animal. Poliquin examines why the beaver has been hunted throughout the years, from its fur to the scent produced by its musk gland, as ...