Nature/Countryside

Nature/Countryside

Nature/Countryside

Nature/Countryside

Nature and the countryside, animals and minerals, gemstones and rocks to birds and beekeeping, Alfred Wainwright and walking to conservation.
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EVERY LIVING THING
JAMES HERRIOT    Book Number: 90705
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Herriot has captured millions of readers and television viewers, now all over again, with tales of the triumphs, disasters, pride and sometimes heartache that filled his life as a vet in the Yorksh...
VET IN HARNESS
JAMES HERRIOT    Book Number: 90711
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The Yorkshire Dales have never seemed more beautiful for James Herriot now he has a lovely wife by his side, a partner's plate on the gate, and the usual menagerie of farm animals, pets and owners ...
ESCAPE TO THE LAKES: A Cumbria Guide
ROBERT GAMBLES    Book Number: 90757
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Lakeland Book of the Year Award winner 2012, this new edition includes additional colour illustrations by the celebrated Cumbrian photographer Val Corbett. Alive and swarming with tourists, in 180...
WORDS FROM THE WILDWOOD: Cumbria's Ancient Place Names
ROBERT GAMBLES    Book Number: 90768
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First published in 1989 as 'Out of the Forest', and updated 30 years later in 2017, this first study of Man's Relationship with the Natural World as reflected in the place-names of Cumbria includes...
LAST ELEPHANTS
DON PINNOCK & COLIN BELL    Book Number: 90579
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'When I was born, there were a million elephants roaming Africa. By the time my daughter Charlotte was born in 2015, the numbers of Savannah elephants had crashed to just 350,000.' - HRH Prince Wil...
BEAUTY OF THE BEAST
JOHN BASCOM    Book Number: 90799
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Arcimboldo, Audubon, Bosch, Brueghel, Chagall, Courbet, Cranach, Degas, Gaugin, Hiroshige, Hokusai, Klee, Mansur, Franz Marc, Rembrandt, Rousseau, George Stubbs, Van Gogh to Andy Warhol all express...
CHURCHILL'S BESTIARY: His Life Through Animals
PIERS BRENDON    Book Number: 90802
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'From beak to tail feather and from flipper to fin, this is a book that will long be known, read and savoured.' - James W. Muller of the International Churchill Society. One of Winston Churchill's...
FRAGILE WEB: What Next for Nature?
EDITED BY JONATHAN SILVERTOWN    Book Number: 90833
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Published by the Natural History Museum the author is internationally known for his research on the evolution and ecology of plants. Nature's Web is solar powered driven by the energy that land pl...
GAMEKEEPER
PORTIA SIMPSON    Book Number: 90834
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'I often sit at home in the evening, leafing through my photographs of Invercauld, Ardverikie, Letterewe and the Western Isles, but above all of the Isle of Rum. They stir memories that I will alwa...
NATURE'S TREASUREHOUSE:
JOHN THACKRAY & BOB PRESS    Book Number: 90838
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As well as extensive holdings of books, journals and manuscripts, the Natural History Museum in London has an unparalleled collection of artwork. The Reeves Drawings are one of many examples of th...
ADVENTURES OF A YOUNG NATURALIST
DAVID ATTENBOROUGH    Book Number: 90904
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Welcome paperback reprint of a book first published in 1980 under the title 'The Zoo Quest Expedition: Travels in Guyana, Indonesia and Paraguay.' In 1954 a young David Attenborough had the opport...
JOURNEYS TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD
DAVID ATTENBOROUGH    Book Number: 90905
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A companion to 90904 Adventures of A Young Naturalist, the book was first published in 1981 under the title 'Journeys to the Past: Travels in New Guinea, Madagascar, and the Northern Territory of A...
TREES AND WOODLAND IN THE BRITISH LANDSCAPE
OLIVER RACKHAM    Book Number: 90658
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This beautifully written classic was first published in 1976 and we have the new paperback facsimile reprint with all 23 original plates and 38 text-figures. Long accepted as the very best work on...
CHARLES DARWIN: Victorian Mythmaker
A. N. WILSON    Book Number: 90854
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As British biographers go, few can match A.N. Wilson and even fewer when it comes to the Victorian age. Published in the UK in 2017 (this is the US first edition of the same year), this was the fir...
BRITISH WILDLIFE: Mini Encyclopedia
EDITED BY BELINDA GALLAGHER    Book Number: 90650
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Can you tell your Willow Warbler from your Chiffchaff? Pictured on opposite pages (172-3) there are fact files with the scientific name, size, wingspan, call (Hoo-id and Hweet or Chip-chap), breed...
INCREDIBLE JOURNEYS:
DAVID BARRIE    Book Number: 91029
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Award-winning author David Barrie has himself sailed the oceans using a sextant and is passionate about navigation as he describes in delightful detail the myriad ways in which animals get around. ...
LIFE STORY: Many Lives, One Epic Journey
RUPERT BARRINGTON & M. GUNTON    Book Number: 91039
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Following the gripping BBC One natural history series, Life Story explains the amazing lengths to which animals will go to secure their future. Packed with dramatic pictures and stills from the pr...
SHARKS: Face-to-Face with the Ocean's Endangered Predator
MICHAEL MULLER    Book Number: 91053
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Take a deep dive with the Great Whites and chart the survival of a species with Michael Muller's call to arms in a book of breakthrough underwater photography. Dr Allison Kock writes about the sha...
COLLECTION 3 BIRD PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
BOB READ, P. STERRY, J. BAKER    Book Number: 91086
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This spectacular book showcases over 200 of the winning and shortlisted images from the third year of the Bird Photographer of the Year competition taken by both experienced photographers to keen a...
COLLECTION 4 BIRD PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
BOB READ & PAUL STERRY    Book Number: 91087
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Chris Packham's foreword describes how photography has improved in the last 40 years and that a new generation of super-sensors are about to raise the bar again. 'Not in the hands of a few select ...
ORCHARD: A Year in England's Eden
BENEDICT MACDONALD & N. GATES    Book Number: 91096
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'Fiery mist shrouded the drooping furrowed trees. Woodpecker gunfire startled my coffee-primed senses. The song thrush chorus rang so loud, it soon became the jumbled chaos of a dozen raptures, the...
PLANTING THE WORLD
JORDAN GOODMAN    Book Number: 91098
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Sub-titled 'Joseph Banks and His Collectors: An Adventurous History of Botany', here is a bold new history on how botany and global plant collecting transformed the world. Botany was the darling a...
REWILDING
EDITED BY DAVID WOODFALL    Book Number: 91100
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Sub-titled 'Real Life Stories of Returning British and Irish Wildlife to Balance', rewilding has become the key talking point in the modern conservation movement. It is still commonly misunderstoo...
WELL GARDENED MIND: Rediscovering Nature In the Modern World
SUE STEWART-SMITH    Book Number: 91101
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In a powerful combination of contemporary neuroscience, psychoanalysis and compelling real-life stories, the book investigates the remarkable effects of nature on our health and wellbeing. From th...
WE SWIM TO THE SHARK: Overcoming Fear One Fish At A Time
GEORGIE CODD    Book Number: 91130
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Despite her name, this intrepid explorer had a deep fear of fish, so to overcome her phobia she plots to travel to Thailand, learn to dive and swim with the biggest fish in the world, the mighty wh...
WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?
BRIAN CLEGG    Book Number: 91131
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Sub-titled 'The Science of What Makes You You' the book gets right to the heart of what makes us tick. Popular science master Brian Clegg investigates what makes you the unique individual that you...
AGE OF ISLANDS: In Search of New and Disappearing Islands
ALASTAIR BONNETT    Book Number: 91135
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From a 'crannog', an ancient artificial island in a Scottish loch, to the militarised artificial islands China is building in the South China Sea, from the disappearing islands that remain the home...
FIGHT FOR BEAUTY: Our Path to a Better Future
FIONA REYNOLDS    Book Number: 91147
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A passionately written clarion call to all who value the quality of beauty in their surroundings which shines light on those inspired to try to reverse the damage done to wildlife and the landscape...
LIFE FINDS A WAY
ANDREAS WAGNER    Book Number: 91157
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Sub-titled 'What Evolution Teaches Us About Creativity', the book is an impressively brisk intellectual tour through our glory days of early 20th century evolutionary biology. He cuts to the heart...
ELEPHANTS: BIRTH, DEATH & FAMILY IN THE LIVES OF THE GIANTS
HANNA MUMBY    Book Number: 91194
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If you love Planet Earth, you will certainly appreciate the birth, death and family lives of giant elephants. Watching a family out for a swim on a hot day, Hannah Mumby sees grandmothers, mothers...
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