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Natural History

Hardback. The kea, a crow-sized parrot that lives in the rugged mountains of New Zealand, is considered by some a playful comic and by others a vicious killer. Its true character is a mystery that biologists have debated for more than a century. This book offers a comprehensive account of kea's contradictory nature. Num Pages: 244 pages, 28 b&w illustrations, 3 maps, and 14 tables. BIC Classification: 1MBN; PD; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 463.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
244
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520213395
ISBN
9780520213395
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 57.16
€ 45.10

Paperback. Published in association with the RSPCA, the UK's leading animal welfare charity, this practical family guide is full of expert advice on how to choose a hamster and how best to look after it. Series: RSPCA Pet Guide. Num Pages: 48 pages, 50 col illus, With index. BIC Classification: WNGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 224 x 5. Weight in Grams: 170.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0018095
ISBN
9780008118303
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Paperback. Oceans are the most mysterious places on earth. Their depths remain largely unexplored, yet ninety-five percent of the planet's habitable space lies within them. And now the life they support is in the balance. This title shows the catastrophic impact of humanity on the oceans, and also how we can restore them to life. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), col. map, port. BIC Classification: PDZ; RBKC; WNCS1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 30. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780241950708
ISBN
9780241950708
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 13.83

Hardcover. This monograph on the Golden Eagle covers all aspects of this species' biology and ecology. The author has worked on eagles in Scotland for more than 15 years and these studies provide the foundation for a treatment which also includes information from work in North America, continental Europe and elsewhere. Illustrator(s): Brockie, Keith. Series: Poyser Monographs. Num Pages: 464 pages, Many black-and-white illustrations; 8pp colour section. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 166 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1184.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408114209
ISBN
9781408114209
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 85.85

Paperback. Written in the form of a story by an unseen observer, this book tells of the lives of two otter cubs from birth until adulthood, their relationship with their parents and the other otter family on the loch, and their interaction with some of the other creatures there. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WNCS2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 10. Weight in Grams: 282.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Whittles Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
KKD0013024
ISBN
9781870325479
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Hardcover. A natural horsemanship novice reveals his inspiring journey toward a Better Way with horses. Num Pages: 208 pages, b&w photographs. BIC Classification: WNGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 34.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781592289509
ISBN
9781592289509
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 21.09

Paperback. Suitable as a Valentine's Day gift for that special person in your life, this title offers an affectionate and amusing look at our neighbours in the animal kingdom who opt for the monogamous relationship. It also describes the mating rituals of gibbons, wolves, swans and beavers, amongst others. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 5HV; AJC; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 232.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
AE Publications United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907708022
ISBN
9781907708022
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.58

Paperback. The ideal portable companion, the world-renowned Collins Gem series returns with a fresh new look and updated material. Series: Collins GEM. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 118 x 15. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Condition
New
Edition
New edition
SKU
9780007183074
ISBN
9780007183074
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.99
€ 8.83

Paperback. An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge in an affordable and portable book. Series: Basic Illustrated Series. Num Pages: 80 pages, colour photos & illustrations. BIC Classification: WNWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 152 x 8. Weight in Grams: 200.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762747634
ISBN
9780762747634
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.31

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 24 color photos, B&W photos throughout, maps. BIC Classification: PSVW7; WNC; WNCF; WNW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 433.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Patagonia Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9780980122749
ISBN
9780980122749
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.68

Hardback. Num Pages: 448 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBE; GBC; PSVW3; PSVW5; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1057.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780801437687
ISBN
9780801437687
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 84.25

Hardback. A kaleidoscope of magnificent photographs details the astonishing diversity of evolutionary adaptation among animales and plants. Num Pages: 200 pages, 100 full colour photographs. BIC Classification: PSAJ; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 295 x 20. Weight in Grams: 1570.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Firefly Books Ltd Canada
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781554075201
ISBN
9781554075201
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 35.00
€ 33.55

Paperback. A profoundly moving exploration of the intelligence and personality of one of the world's most mysterious, beguiling creatures Num Pages: 272 pages, 8pp colour plates. BIC Classification: WNCS1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 198 x 19. Weight in Grams: 208.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781471146756
ISBN
9781471146756
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.09

Paperback. Series: Comstock Book. Num Pages: 368 pages, 194. BIC Classification: GBC; PDZ; PSGD; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 29. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801488542
ISBN
9780801488542
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 31.48

Paperback. Num Pages: colour illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; PSV; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 137 x 20. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Stackpole Books United States
Edition
Illustrated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811711869
ISBN
9780811711869
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 31.88

Hardcover. An exploration of the fascination and romance of horses. The author discusses obsession with tackle and boots, the willingness to get dirty, to live with manure and hay, and to polish leather until it shines. She also discusses the horse's tragic history of domestication by humans. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WNGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 144. Weight in Grams: 409. Clean copy in clean dustwrapper.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Granta Books
Number of pages
256
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0212137
ISBN
9781862074224
Hardback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 5.70

Paperback. Num Pages: 480 pages, 1100 photographs. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1022. Fine copy showing minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Penguin Random House South Africa
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0014995
ISBN
9781770077584
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. It is no longer possible to take wild birds out of their environment. For this reason, it is our duty to strive to perpetuate those species bred in captivity. Apart from the satisfaction derived from 'cultivating' mutations, breeders also have a responsibility to preserve original species of pure, mutation-free wild phenotypes. Series: A Guide to.. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: WNCB; WNGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 168 x 14. Weight in Grams: 586.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
ABK Publications
Condition
New
SKU
V9780980492415
ISBN
9780980492415
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.55

Paperback. This second edition of Dinosaurs of Utah enlivens our understanding of these amazing vanished creatures by explaining them and their world to us. It moves beyond the often superficial representations that have been so prevalent and more accurately portrays the variety of dinosaurs that once roamed the region now known as Utah. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, black & white line drawings, colour li. BIC Classification: 1KBBWU; HDDA; WNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 200 x 18. Weight in Grams: 964.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
University of Utah Press
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781607812647
ISBN
9781607812647
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 41.60

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Veloce Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845843359
ISBN
9781845843359
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.70

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