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The Earth: natural history general

Paperback. Explores the uncertain line where myth is dissolved into science, and belief gives way to knowledge. This title offers different episodes that show how a stone falling from the sky near this same coast changed the minds of all the natural philosophers of Europe; and how a new science was born on the top of the tower of York Minster. Num Pages: 384 pages, halftones, maps, diagrams. BIC Classification: WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 153 x 27. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712666862
ISBN
9780712666862

€ 25.99
€ 17.94

Hardcover.
Publisher
Quercus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
9781847246394
ISBN
9781847246394

€ 17.95

Paperback. The science of geology is going through a remarkable period of expansion and advancement. This dictionary contains over 7500 full-updated definitions. It includes a full bibliography of up-to-date works covering all areas of geography. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 123 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140514940
ISBN
9780140514940

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

Paperback. Illustrator(s): Usher, Sam. Num Pages: 40 pages. BIC Classification: WNWM; YBC; YFB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 300 x 220. .
Publisher
Templar Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783707959
ISBN
9781783707959

€ 9.99
€ 8.50

Paperback. Guides readers throughout the British Isles. This work states that Britain was once divided into two parts separated by an ocean, that Scottish malt whisky, Harris tweed, slate roofs and thatched cottages can be traced back to tumultuous events which took place many millions of years ago. Num Pages: 320 pages, 1. BIC Classification: 1DB; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 153 x 24. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Bodley Head
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847920713
ISBN
9781847920713

€ 33.99
€ 22.62

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: RBP; WNWM; WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Adlard Coles
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472936219
ISBN
9781472936219

€ 21.99
€ 20.27

Paperback. Provides a complete guide to observing, recording and understanding the weather and to setting up an amateur weather station. In this book, the author explains that the advent of relatively modern electronic weather sensors means that weather observing is now within the reach of almost everybody. Num Pages: 192 pages, 132 colour illustrations 20 graphs. BIC Classification: PDZ; WNWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 191 x 15. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785001611
ISBN
9781785001611

€ 26.99
€ 23.35

Paperback. A compelling and highly readable history of the British weather - the real master of the islands Num Pages: 336 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WNWM; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 126 x 40. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445655444
ISBN
9781445655444

€ 18.72

Paperback. An easily accessible, highly illustrated guide to the geology, geography and geomorphology that forms landscapes. Num Pages: 256 pages, 400+, full colour throughout. BIC Classification: WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 135 x 18. Weight in Grams: 398. 256 pages, 400+, full colour throughout. An easily accessible, highly illustrated guide to the geology, geography and geomorphology that forms landscapes. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WNW. Dimension: 169 x 135 x 18. Weight: 390.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408123621
ISBN
9781408123621

€ 13.99
€ 12.49

Paperback. This delightful book records a year in the life of an essentially English waterscape, one that is home to a vast array of wildlife and natural habitat of the keen angler - the chalkstream. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: WND; WNW; WSXF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 25. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007547883
ISBN
9780007547883

€ 14.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Everywhere in Yorkshire are clues to vanished worlds in the rocks, fossils and landforms. This accessible, well-illustrated book is a beautiful guide to the geology. Series: Earthwise Popular Science Books. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WNR; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 209 x 6. Weight in Grams: 204. A Journey Through Time. Series: Earthwise Popular Science Books. 64 pages, illustrations. Everywhere in Yorkshire are clues to vanished worlds in the rocks, fossils and landforms. This accessible, well-illustrated book is a beautiful guide to the geology. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WNR; WNW. Dimension: 200 x 209 x 6. Weight: 198.
Publisher
British Geological Survey
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780852722695
ISBN
9780852722695

€ 9.74

Paperback. Water presents the rich history of human interaction with water, from earliest agriculture to contemporary issues of water resources, global conflict, and disease, health and hygiene. It looks at the physical properties of water, as well as the differences and continuities in humankind's relationship with water over the course of history. Series: Earth. Num Pages: 224 pages, 100 illustrations, 70 in colour. BIC Classification: WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 455.
Publisher
Reaktion Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780234328
ISBN
9781780234328

€ 20.99
€ 16.58

Paperback. One of 4 books to launch a brand-new series on Scotland's geology and landscapes which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years Series: Landscapes in Stone. Num Pages: 48 pages, Colour throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; HBJD1; RBG; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 260 x 135. .
Publisher
Birlinn Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780273716
ISBN
9781780273716

€ 10.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 210 pages, 2 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: WNWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 228 x 14. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Green Magic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780995547827
ISBN
9780995547827

€ 17.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured map - the first geological map of anywhere in the world. Its maker was a farmer's son named William Smith. Born in 1769 his life was beset by troubles. This title tells his story. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations, facsimiles, maps, glossary, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: BGH; HBTP; RGV; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140280395
ISBN
9780140280395

€ 14.99
€ 11.72

Paperback. Exploring the geological research, this title explains how advances in the understanding of plate tectonics, seismology, and satellite imagery have enabled us to see the Earth for what it is. It introduces the concepts of continental drift, the earth's structure, sea floor spreading, and the relationship between the atmosphere and the oceans. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, numerous halftones and line drawings. BIC Classification: PDZ; RGB; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 114 x 9. Weight in Grams: 132.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192803078
ISBN
9780192803078

€ 11.99
€ 10.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16 color illus. 2 halftones. 11 line illus. BIC Classification: RNKH1; RNP; RNR; RNT; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691176024
ISBN
9780691176024

€ 21.99
€ 21.15

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

€ 11.99
€ 10.71

Hardcover. This guide to weather for pilots uses actual colour photographs of clouds and landscapes rather than line drawings and tables of statistics to explain what is happening in the atmosphere. Num Pages: 192 pages, 153 colour photographs, 114 line drawings. BIC Classification: TRP; WNWM; WSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 163 x 18. Weight in Grams: 592. The Commonsense Approach to Meteorology. 192 pages, 153 colour photographs, 114 line drawings. This guide to weather for pilots uses actual colour photographs of clouds and landscapes rather than line drawings and tables of statistics to explain what is happening in the atmosphere. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TRP; WNWM; WSF. Dimension: 242 x 163 x 18. Weight: 592.
Publisher
The Crowood Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840370270
ISBN
9781840370270

€ 33.99
€ 28.47

Paperback. Four fields spread around the world: their grasses, their hedges, their birds, their skies, and their natural and human histories. Four real fields - walkable, mappable, man-made, mowable and knowable, but also secretive, mysterious, wild, contested and changing. This book tells the story of four green fields. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: WND; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 123 x 18. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099541370
ISBN
9780099541370

€ 13.99
€ 10.94