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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VETS MIGHT FLY
JAMES HERRIOT    Book Number: 90028
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A few months of married bliss, a lover's nest in Darrowby and the wonders of home cooking are rudely interrupted for James Herriot by the Second World War. RAF training proves tough for James, but...
VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE
CHARLES DARWIN    Book Number: 25257
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Darwin's writings as an independent naturalist on the HMS Beagle between 1831 and 1836 capture the natural world's beauty in his own sublime language. In a travel journal which takes us from the co...
CHIMPANZEE CHILDREN OF GOMBE
JANE GOODALL    Book Number: 90097
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Acclaimed primatologist Jane Goodall introduces her favourite young chimps from the Gombe National Park where she has studied the behaviour of these fascinating animals for more than 50 years. She...
ENDANGERED ANIMALS
MARTIN JENKINS & TOM FROST    Book Number: 90628
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Probably designed for children aged nine and up, all ages will appreciate the striking graphic stamps from printmaker Tom Frost in his beautiful and illuminating journey through the world of endang...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
MINI ENCYCLOPEDIA ROCKS & FOSSILS
STEVE PARKER & CLINT TWIST    Book Number: 90651
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Granite, batholiths, granodiorite, volcanoes, basalt, rock columns, geothermal springs, weathering and erosion, limestone pavement and chalk, flint, Ice Age rocks, oil and gas, coal and iron stones...
ELEPHANT WHISPERER
LAWRENCE ANTHONY & G. SPENCE    Book Number: 91009
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Sub-titled 'Learning About Life, Loyalty and Freedom From a Remarkable Herd of Elephant', with unforgettable characters and exotic wildlife, this is a book to appeal to animal lovers and adventurou...
INTO THE FOREST: Explore A Hidden World
RACHEL BURLINGTON    Book Number: 91422
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We all love silhouette paper cutting and exquisitely designed children's books, and this Scholastic publication is no exception. Step into the forest. A whole world awaits you, under the trees. ...
BACK TO NATURE: How to Love Life and Save It
CHRIS PACKHAM & MEGAN MCCUBBIN    Book Number: 91451
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The pleasantness of our experiences, the extent to which our desires are fulfilled relates to us feeling good, but what is also important for our wellbeing is our ability to function well psycholog...
RHS DO BEES NEED WEEDS?: A Gardener's Collection
GARETH RICHARD & HOLLY FARRELL    Book Number: 91498
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Can a polytunnel be eco-friendly? Is it better to grow native veg than try exotics? What is vegan gardening? Are traditional herb gardens eco-friendly? How can I attract bees and other pollinat...
RHS HOW DO WORMS WORK?: A Gardener's Collection
GUY BARTER    Book Number: 91499
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Revised and updated edition (2020) covering seeds and plants, flowers and fruits, below the ground, weather, climate and the seasons, and in the garden with topics like how to keep spiders out of t...
ILLUSTRATED WORLD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MARINE FISH
AMY-JANE BEER & DEREK HALL    Book Number: 91027
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The story of life on Earth began in the sea which was mostly shallow and very warm and contained a potent blend of the chemicals that were to become the stuff of living organisms. Popularly known ...
ICE AT THE END OF THE WORLD
JON GERTNER    Book Number: 91364
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Sub-titled 'An Epic Journey Into Greenland's Buried Past and Our Perilous Future', this is a riveting and urgent account of the explorers and scientists who are racing to understand the rapidly mel...
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