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Natural History

Paperback. This text chronicles millions of years of evolution, linking extinct larger feline species with those still living, including lions, tigers, cougars, and cheetahs. It explains how living species and fossil remains make possible the reconstruction of the cat's social and predatory behaviour. Num Pages: 256 pages, 200 illus. BIC Classification: WNC; WNR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 255 x 179 x 15. Weight in Grams: 510. An Illustrated Guide to Their Evolution and Natural History. 256 pages, 200 illus. This text chronicles millions of years of evolution, linking extinct larger feline species with those still living, including lions, tigers, cougars, and cheetahs. It explains how living species and fossil remains make possible the reconstruction of the cat's social and predatory behaviour. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: WNC; WNR. Dimension: 255 x 179 x 15. Weight: 526.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231102292
ISBN
9780231102292

€ 31.99
€ 28.22

Hardcover. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSA; AGN; AJC; WNW; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 442 x 384 x 51. Weight in Grams: 4706.
Publisher
GOFF BOOKS
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Spanish-Language
Condition
New
SKU
V9781939621191
ISBN
9781939621191

€ 52.40
€ 48.80

Paperback. Num Pages: 364 pages, 400 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFM; WNCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 684.
Publisher
Struik Publishers (Pty) Ltd South Africa
Number of pages
364
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Fourth Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781770079137
ISBN
9781770079137

€ 20.99
€ 18.97

Paperback. Admired for its beauty and intelligence, The Arab Horse is also endowed with the qualities of toughness, endurance and courage, whilst its close association with man resulted in its noble ability to form strong attachments to humans. Series: Allen Guides to Horse & Pony Breeds. Num Pages: 24 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WNGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 153 x 2. Weight in Grams: 94. Series: Allen Guides to Horse & Pony Breeds. 24 pages, colour illustrations. As one of the oldest breeds, the Arabian is extraordinarily prepotent. It has all the qualities of a perfect riding horse and its performance in a wide variety of activities is proof of its versatility. This book demonstrates this trait of versatility by showing the Arabian at work in almost every equestrian discipline. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WNGH. Dimension: 245 x 153 x 2. Weight: 94.
Publisher
J. A. Allen
Number of pages
24
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851318004
ISBN
9780851318004

€ 8.90

Hardcover. A major work celebrating the oak tree in Britain, now available in paperback - exploring the history, culture, topography and biology of the nation's iconic tree. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1DB; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 275 x 215. .
Publisher
Constable & Robinson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472123756
ISBN
9781472123756

€ 37.99
€ 25.26

Hardcover. This comprehensive new field guide is an excellent addition to the world-renowned series - the ultimate reference book for travelling birdwatchers. Series: Collins Field Guide. Num Pages: 448 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FM; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133. Weight in Grams: 810.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007429547
ISBN
9780007429547

€ 49.99
€ 34.69

Hardcover. Hardback in good to very good condition. With dustjacket. Some shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cider Mill Press
Number of pages
200
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KRF0020669
ISBN
9781604330472

€ 4.64

Paperback. A unique exploration of the biology and history of sheep, as well as their place in literature and the other creative arts. Series: Animal. Num Pages: 208 pages, 100 illustrations, 70 in colour. BIC Classification: WNCF; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 190 x 14. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Reaktion Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780235936
ISBN
9781780235936

€ 16.99
€ 15.56

Hardcover. Stunning images by acclaimed nature photographer Ingo Arndt reveal how animals build structures with intricate and beautiful designs. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 4-colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AJB; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 262 x 224 x 20. Weight in Grams: 994.
Publisher
Abrams
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419711657
ISBN
9781419711657

€ 27.99
€ 19.69

Paperback. Num Pages: 102 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 54. Weight in Grams: 1270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Publisher
Ten Speed Press United States
Edition
2nd edition
Number of pages
102
Condition
New
SKU
V9780898151695
ISBN
9780898151695

€ 45.99
€ 29.06

Hardcover. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WNW; WSZC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 124 x 11. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Snake River Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906022174
ISBN
9781906022174

€ 10.99
€ 10.25

Hardcover. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: AJC; WNGC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 243 x 20. Weight in Grams: 646.
Publisher
Harper Design
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062432025
ISBN
9780062432025

€ 20.99
€ 15.43

Hardcover. Ranging from the arctic to the tropics, from largescale views of Australia's barrier reef to close-up images of sea turtles, this title offers insight into the many challenges, such as over-fishing and pollution, facing the oceans today. It offers a portrait of the global issue of sustainable development. Num Pages: 304 pages, 200 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: RNU; WNCS1; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 273 x 326 x 39. Weight in Grams: 2754.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500516904
ISBN
9780500516904

€ 49.99
€ 38.04

Hardcover. For those who loved Devoted and Unlikely Heroes, this treasury features heartwarming photographs and touching stories of dedicated working dogs who have gone above and beyond the call of duty and proven themselves as true heroes. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFZ; WNGD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 177. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publisher
National Geographic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781426217739
ISBN
9781426217739

€ 13.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. A guide to the domesticated goose. It shows how this intelligent bird has been absorbed into different cultures throughout history: from the taming of the Greylag and the Swan goose to the exhibition of the mighty Toulouse. Num Pages: 192 pages, 160 colour photographs 10 diagrams. BIC Classification: TVHP; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 248 x 11. Weight in Grams: 546. Breeds and Management. 192 pages, 160 colour photographs 10 diagrams. A guide to the domesticated goose. It shows how this intelligent bird has been absorbed into different cultures throughout history: from the taming of the Greylag and the Swan goose to the exhibition of the mighty Toulouse. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TVHP; WNF. Dimension: 188 x 248 x 11. Weight: 544.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847973368
ISBN
9781847973368

€ 25.99
€ 22.31

Paperback. Most domesticated ducks are descended from the wild mallard and over the centuries many different breeds have been created. They have been kept as pets, or for their ornamental value, or have been farmed for their meat, eggs and down. This book explains how these breeds have been developed and how to look after them. Num Pages: 200 pages, 170 black & white photographs, 35 colour photographs. BIC Classification: WNGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 189 x 14. Weight in Grams: 572. 200 pages, 170 black & white photographs, 35 colour photographs. Most domesticated ducks are descended from the wild mallard and over the centuries many different breeds have been created. They have been kept as pets, or for their ornamental value, or have been farmed for their meat, eggs and down. This book explains how these breeds have been developed and how to look after them. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WNGK. Dimension: 244 x 189 x 14. Weight: 556.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847970503
ISBN
9781847970503

€ 18.99
€ 17.51

Paperback. Features a lifestyle guide to keeping ducks and geese - from what to consider before buying them, how to house them, their welfare and even egg selection. This title includes information on planning and welfare, helping you to ensure that you have the right type of space and housing, and guidelines on how to deal with any eventuality. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 colour photographs, 30 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WNF; WNGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220 x 215 x 11. Weight in Grams: 438. 128 pages, 100 colour photographs, 30 colour illustrations. Features a lifestyle guide to keeping ducks and geese - from what to consider before buying them, how to house them, their welfare and even egg selection. This title includes information on planning and welfare, helping you to ensure that you have the right type of space and housing, and guidelines on how to deal with any eventuality. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WNF; WNGK. Dimension: 220 x 215 x 11. Weight: 434.
Publisher
David & Charles London
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715331576
ISBN
9780715331576

€ 18.99
€ 14.98

Paperback. Our understanding of the British Palaeolithic and Mesolithic has changed dramatically over the last three decades, and yet not since H. J. Fleure's A Natural History of Man in Britain (1951) has the New Naturalist Library included a volume focused on the study of early humans and their environment. Series: Collins New Naturalist Library. Num Pages: 368 pages, (Over 200 illustrations and photographs), Index. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; PDZ; PSXE; WNR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 149. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008150358
ISBN
9780008150358

€ 43.99
€ 28.43

Hardcover. Our understanding of the British Palaeolithic and Mesolithic has changed dramatically over the last three decades, and yet not since H. J. Fleure's A Natural History of Man in Britain (1951) has the New Naturalist Library included a volume focused on the study of early humans and their environment. Series: Collins New Naturalist Library. Num Pages: 368 pages, (Over 200 illustrations and photographs), Index. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; PDZ; PSXE; WNR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 155. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008150334
ISBN
9780008150334

€ 66.19
€ 46.49

Hardcover. David Attenborough is one of the most influential and admired figures in English television. This book covers his work since 2009. It shows his passion for the natural world and his lifelong quest to understand it. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: APT; BGFA; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 165 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1128.
Publisher
BBC Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849908528
ISBN
9781849908528

€ 31.99
€ 21.56

Audio CD. When, aged 26, David Attenborough applied for a job in the BBC - which then meant radio - he was promptly turned down. But someone saw his rejected application letter and asked, would he like to try television? He would, and almost 60 years later he is still at it. This title tells his story. Num Pages: 16 pages. BIC Classification: APT; BGFA; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 136 x 36. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
BBC Physical Audio
Format
CD
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408467503
ISBN
9781408467503

€ 36.99
€ 24.65

Audio CD. Features twenty episodes about some of the strangest plants and creatures from around the world. This title includes stories that help to find out the real reason why animals sing, the story behind a 150-million-year-old feather and what it is about snakes that really unnerves Sir David. Num Pages: 3 pages. BIC Classification: WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 141 x 22. Weight in Grams: 186. Features twenty episodes about some of the strangest plants and creatures from around the world. This title includes stories that help to find out the real reason why animals sing, the story behind a 150-million-year-old feather and what it is about snakes that really unnerves Sir David. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WNC. Dimension: 126 x 141 x 22. Weight: 182.
Publisher
AudioGO Ltd.
Format
CD
Publication date
2009
Edition
Unabridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408427446
ISBN
9781408427446

€ 17.99
€ 13.28

Audio CD. A second series of the popular Radio 4 series "Point of View". This is David Attenborough's personal point of view in which he examines another twenty marvels of the natural world in 10-minute cameos. His enthusiasm is as infectious as ever, conveying to the listener the uniquely fascinating aspects of more of his favourite natural wonders. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WN. Dimension: 146 x 143 x 24. Weight: 186.
Publisher
AudioGO Ltd.
Format
CD
Publication date
2011
Edition
Unabridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408468401
ISBN
9781408468401

€ 17.99
€ 13.28

Paperback. A gorgeously illustrated volume devoted to the natural history drawings and watercolors of Leonardo da Vinci and other outstanding artists of the Age of Discovery Num Pages: 224 pages, 160 color illus. BIC Classification: AGN; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 193 x 18. Weight in Grams: 728.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300215724
ISBN
9780300215724

€ 23.17