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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
by Brian May
<DIV>Bang! Space, time, matter... the Universe was born 13.7 billion years ago. Infinitely small at first, it expanded more rapidly than anyone can contemplate. Brian May, Patrick Moore and Chris Lintott explain how all this came ...
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 Len Beadell
When your grader breaks down in the middle of the desert, there's only one thing you can do attach it to your bulldozer and tow it back to civilisation.When your grader breaks down in the middle of the desert, there's only one thing you can do
A Captivating ABC Book to Rediscover the Beauty Around You
by Rachel Garrahan
Vocabulary expands appreciation of our surroundings, and in turn, our language shapes our behavior. By featuring items that can be found in one's own neighbourhood combined with more exotic items, the imagery in A Beauty Collected is both ...
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 ...
by ERIC GRISSELL
Few insects are more important than bees, wasps, and ants. They maintain the garden's biological balance, fertilize vegetables, fruits, and flowers, and recycle nutrients within the soil. It's no exaggeration to say that a garden can't be ...
by Charles Foster
A lyrical exploration of what it is really like to 'be a beast', from swimming with otters to burrowing with badgers, and what this can tell us about the beast inside us all. ...
The world from your dog's point of view
by Karen Wild
a Natural History of Australian Caves
by Elery Hamilton-Smith
Caves are exciting places to visit, whether you are a tourist, a sporting caver or a scientist in one of the many disciplines which use caves as natural laboratories. This book comprehensively reviews what we presently know about Australia's ...
by MAGGIE KATE
This treasury of more than 600 royalty-free illustrations of nature's handiwork will be an indispensable resource for anyone in need of plant and flower illustrations. Showcasing the work of 11 different artists, this highly useful compilation ...
An Incredible Journey of Exploration and Revelation
by Rebecca Tansley
<p>The Pacific Ocean has been the focus of our fascination for as long as we have lived beside and on it. It covers one-third of Earth’s surface — greater than all of the planet’s landmasses combined. It contains half of the world’s water, hides
by Jacqueline Yallop
When Jacqueline moves to south-west France with her husband, she embraces rural village life and buys two pigs to rear for slaughter. But as she gets to know the animals better, her English sentimentality threatens to get in the way and she ...
by Bill Oddie
When Bill Oddie was growing up one of his favourite books was a collection of essays called <i>The Bird-Lover's Bedside Book</i>. His new book, <i>Bill Oddie Unplucked</i>, is just that sort of book. It contains 50 of Bill's essays, magazines ...
by GARY SERONIK