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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VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE
CHARLES DARWIN    Book Number: 25257
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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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...
SEX ON EARTH
JULES HOWARD    Book Number: 81577
Published price: £16.99
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Sex marks the spot in this playful and at times hilarious book on the creation of new life. Celebrating the wonders and peculiarities of animal reproduction, Jules Howard has interviewed scientist...
HUMAN AGE: The World Shaped by Us
DIANE ACKERMAN    Book Number: 81783
Published price: £20
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"Many of nature's doors have shivered open - human genome, stem cells, other earth-like planets". We humans are redefining our perception of the world around us and the world inside us, asking ques...
EAGLES: A Portrait of the Animal World
HAL WYSS    Book Number: 82223
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Let's have a conference with some of the most rare and imperial eagles that have been used as a symbol of royalty since the time of the Pharaohs. These majestic creatures inhabit every continent o...
DOLPHIN MYSTERIES
K. DUDZINSKI &TONI FROHOFF    Book Number: 82609
Published price: £18
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Ever swum with dolphins? They giggle and play and poke you hard, especially in the backs of your knees! If you are lucky they will allow you to grab their dorsal fin and even stand on their backs...
AFTER THE ICE: Life, Death and Politics in the New Arctic
ALUN ANDERSON    Book Number: 82460
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Arctic ice is disappearing under the effects of global warming and this book examines the possible effects on wildlife, on mineral and oil resources, and above all on nations: who owns the Arctic? ...
BIRDWATCHING WALKS IN THE LAKE DISTRICT
DAVID HINDLE & JOHN WILSON    Book Number: 82468
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If you board the "Ratty" steam train from Ravenglass to Dalegarth you may spot a Redshank or a Red-breasted Merganser as you trundle up Eskdale, and at your destination a choice of three walks offe...
FIVE ACRES TOO MUCH: A Truthful Elucidation
ROBERT ROOSVELT    Book Number: 82486
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Reap the plentiful knowledge about berries, fruits, vines, vegetable, clothing, food and the beautiful life in the country in the 1860s near New York with the gorgeous villas dotting the banks of t...
TALES FROM CONCRETE JUNGLES: Urban Birding Around the World
DAVID LINDO    Book Number: 82522
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Growing up in London, David Lindo learned to be a birder on Wormwood Scrubs, an area surrounded by roads, industry, a hospital and of course a prison. With a friend he went further afield to Rainha...
ANATOMIES: A Cultural History of the Human Body
HUGH ALDERSEY-WILLIAMS    Book Number: 82562
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Journalist Hugh Aldersey-Williams dives into the questions concerning whether our soul may lie in the heart or liver, how do some of us become left-handed and some right, or even what is the funny ...
WILDLIFE GARDENING IN AN ENGLISH GARDEN
CHARLIE RYRIE    Book Number: 82601
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How things change! Only a generation ago the idea of encouraging wildlife into your garden was laughable. The garden was for flowers, fruits and vegetables. Environment researcher turned gardening ...
LOOKING FOR ADVENTURE: A Childhood Dream. A Lost Land.
STEVE BACKSHALL    Book Number: 82709
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An account of gung-ho adventurer, TV presenter and naturalist Steve Backshall's trip to the wilderness of Papua New Guinea. As a child his life changed when one day he visited an exhibition of enor...
WHITE MOUNTAIN: Real and Imagined Journeys in the Himalayas
ROBERT TWIGGER    Book Number: 82733
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One of the most mysterious and yet popular mountain ranges in the world, the Himalayas are a feature of our planet that are surrounded by facts and legends, from extraordinary geological features t...
WALKING WITH DINOSAURS: The 3D Movie Dinopedia
BBC    Book Number: 82835
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The BBC enjoyed huge success with the realism, excitement and attention to detail to bring to life and put under the microscope just how dinosaurs existed in a world before our time. What other sp...
LATITUDE NORTH
CHARLES MOSELEY    Book Number: 82748
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Ernest Shackleton once said "I burn with a strange passion for the South" - the author feels the same about the North. A laudably busy chap, he is a lecturer in English at Cambridge, Fellow of the...
UNIVERSE INSIDE YOU: The Extreme Science of The Human Body
BRIAN CLEGG    Book Number: 82428
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A unique book that will show you the workings of your body as a tool to explore the science of the Universe. The human body is the most miraculous of constructs. Built from the debris of explodin...
POISON: Sinister Species with Deadly Consequences
MARK SIDALL    Book Number: 83101
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75 clever entries of how and why venom occurs. There is no point in being afraid of deadly snakes, cone snails, scorpion fish or stinging insects, not even the worst of the venomous ones, unless y...
DAZZLED AND DECEIVED: Mimicry and Camouflage
PETER FORBES    Book Number: 83134
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Anybody who has been watching David Attenborough's latest marine extravaganza Blue Planet II will have been privileged to witness the most amazing acts of camouflage, mimicry and trickery on the pl...
GOOD DOG: True Stories of Love, Loss and Loyalty
DAVID DIBENEDETTO     Book Number: 83150
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Bibliophile has imported this New York Times bestseller which features a beautiful colour frontispiece with seven images of hunting and pet dogs from America's Garden & Gun magazine. The book's de...
PEAKS AND TROUGHS
NICK PERRY    Book Number: 83295
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'In at the Deep End, High in the Hills' is the sub-title of this enchanting, evocative, warm and honest read. As 1970 dawns, Jack, brother Nick and his family set off from swinging London to fulfi...
50 GREATEST PREHISTORIC SITES OF THE WORLD
BARRY STONE    Book Number: 83384
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Rock art, temples, megaliths and proto-cities, from the raised burial mounds of Native Americans to the frozen graveyards of the woolly mammoth, from Middle Bronze Age settlement of Arkaim on the K...
LOST CAMELS OF TARTARY
JOHN HARE    Book Number: 83410
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First published in 1998, this 2015 reissue includes photographs and beautifully drawn maps of his journeys to the Gashun Gobi in China and the last remaining habitat of the wild Bactrian camel betw...
WAITING FOR THE ALBINO DUNNOCK
ROSAMOND RICHARDSON    Book Number: 83433
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'I came to bird watching late, and immediately loved being away from the noise and business of the world. Waiting for birds became a favourite pastime.' The familiar co-presenter of BBC Two's Disc...
FISH LADDER: A Journey Upstream
KATHARINE NORBURY    Book Number: 83229
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This extraordinary memoir starts with the author's daughter Evie: her holiday project is following watercourses from the sea to their source. Katharine has just had a miscarriage and needs a healin...
ECOMYSTICISM: The Profound Experience of Nature
CARL VON ESSEN    Book Number: 82792
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"The silver light turned every blade of grass into luminous metallic splendour" wrote Ansel Adams, whose iconic photographs of Yosemite bring out a sublime spirituality in the landscape. The author...
GANGES
RAGHUBIR SINGH    Book Number: 82793
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The Ganges (Ganga in Hindi) is not merely an immense river; it is an aspect of the divine. No other watercourse in the world represents such religious importance to so many people and attracts so m...
DARTMOOR NATIONAL PARK: A Celebration of Its People
ANDREW COOPER    Book Number: 83526
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Highlighting the dramatic beauty, captivating wildlife and cultural heritage, Dartmoor National Park is one of England's greatest expanses of wild country. Attracting thousands of visitors each ye...
COLLECTION OF CURIOSITIES: Dinosaurs
POLLY CHEESEMAN    Book Number: 83537
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Since the dawn of the dinosaurs 250-200 million years ago, complete the timeline of these prehistoric creatures through the Triassic, Jurassic, Cretaceous periods to 65 million years ago when somet...
SCEPTICAL GARDENER: Thinking Person's Guide
KEN THOMPSON    Book Number: 83560
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Gardening's most intriguing questions are answered in this super collection of articles originally written for the Daily Telegraph. Ken Thompson is a biologist and also a keen gardener who seeks o...
WILD BABIES
TRAER SCOTT    Book Number: 83565
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A slippery and proud looking sealion pup, a pair of baby pigeons or squabs, rarely seen, covered in yellow fluffy down, a coati racoon, a wood duck hatchling, a baby groundhog, a teeny meerkat baby...
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