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Biology, life sciences

Paperback. Cannabis has long been prized for the strong and durable fiber in its stalks, its edible and oil-rich seeds, and the psychoactive and medicinal compounds produced by its female flowers. This book presents an exploration of the natural origins and early evolution of cannabis, highlighting its historic role in the development of human societies. Num Pages: 456 pages. BIC Classification: JFFH1; JHB; PST. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 285 x 219 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1328.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520292482
ISBN
9780520292482
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 80.44

Paperback. At the beginning of this century enormous progress had been made in genetics. The Human Genome Project finished sequencing human DNA. It seemed it was only a matter of time until we had all the answers to the secrets of life on this planet. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAK1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 21. Weight in Grams: 278.
Edition
Reprint
Publisher
Icon Books
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848313477
ISBN
9781848313477
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.40

Hardcover. The various problems of being a bird which forages at sea, and the array of solutions evolution has produced to counter them are the theme of this book, which should fascinate everyone with an interest in pelagic birds. Series: Poyser Monographs. Num Pages: 222 pages, line drawings, clr photos. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 260 x 19. Weight in Grams: 910.
Publisher
Christopher Helm Ornithology
Number of pages
222
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713665574
ISBN
9780713665574
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 63.93

Hardcover. Num Pages: 416 pages, 200. BIC Classification: PSAJ; RNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 261 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1290.
Publisher
Roberts & Company Publishers United States
Number of pages
416
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781936221035
ISBN
9781936221035
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.13

Paperback. Presents an exploration of the cosmic origins of human beings and the evolutionary laws which govern their development. Drawing on artistic exercises set out by Rudolf Steiner to develop a better understanding of these influences, this book explores the cosmic origins of human beings and the evolutionary laws which govern their development. Num Pages: 256 pages, 90 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: AV; HRQC5; PSX; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 133 x 2. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Floris Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863153808
ISBN
9780863153808
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.23

Paperback. Describes the principles and forces that drive chemical and biological processes. This title includes two chapters: 'Microscopic Dynamics' which explores single molecule experiments, and 'Bio and Nano Machines' which describes the workings of biological molecules including proteins and DNA. Num Pages: 778 pages, 690 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: PHH; PNRW; PSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 273 x 214 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1588.
Publisher
Garland Science
Number of pages
720
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815344308
ISBN
9780815344308
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 156.78

Paperback. Series: Mathematical Biosciences Institute Lecture Series. Num Pages: 85 pages, 13 black & white illustrations, 12 colour illustrations, 2 black & white tables, 13 colour. BIC Classification: PBT; PBWL; PSAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 5. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG Switzerland
Number of pages
85
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319269092
ISBN
9783319269092
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 45.86

Paperback. Drawing on this interplay between farming and research, the new edition of this popular textbook provides an updated account of the key techniques employed in manipulating reproduction in farm animals Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: MZD; PSVH; TVHB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 189. .
Publisher
CABI
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780646039
ISBN
9781780646039
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 57.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 432 pages, 283 illus. BIC Classification: PSVT6. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 157 x 24. Weight in Grams: 846.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199734825
ISBN
9780199734825
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 71.85

Hardcover. Series: Pollution Monitoring Series. Num Pages: 152 pages, biography. BIC Classification: PSBT; RN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 12. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers Group Netherlands
Number of pages
152
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1980
Edition
1980th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780853349167
ISBN
9780853349167
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 151.89
€ 149.27

Paperback. Num Pages: 220 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 181 x 19. Weight in Grams: 656.
Publisher
Roberts & Company Publishers
Number of pages
220
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780974707754
ISBN
9780974707754
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.73

Hardcover. This is the second edition of Freshwater Algae; the popular guide to temperate freshwater algae. This book uniquely combines practical information on sampling and experimental techniques with an explanation of basic algal taxonomy plus a key to identify the more frequently-occurring organisms. Num Pages: 296 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAF; PSPF; PSTV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 818.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118917169
ISBN
9781118917169
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.60

Paperback. Explores the advances in the discovery of neuroplasticity, showing that the brain has its own unique way of healing. This book discusses a series of recoveries: patients told they would never improve have years of chronic pain alleviated or damage from debilitating strokes undone, and symptoms of multiple sclerosis, and more. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 31. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9780141980805
ISBN
9780141980805
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 10.33

Paperback. This second edition presents how genetic information can be used to conserve threatened species, as well as manage ecologically or commercially important species. Num Pages: 624 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white line drawings, black & white tables, maps, fig. BIC Classification: PSAF; RNKH1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 191 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1200.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
624
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470671450
ISBN
9780470671450
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 62.66

Paperback. A lively introduction to how plants function covering everything from energetics and development to their interaction with the environment. Num Pages: 310 pages, 16 b/w illus. BIC Classification: PSTD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 226 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 500. How Plants Work. 310 pages, 16 b/w illus. A lively introduction to how plants function covering everything from energetics and development to their interaction with the environment. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: PSTD. Dimension: 226 x 152 x 16. Weight: 500.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
310
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521736688
ISBN
9780521736688
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 46.85

Paperback. This revised sixth edition of the procedural guide provides public health professionals with a clear set of principles for investigating alleged foodborne illnesses. It covers everything from sample collection to interviewing victims and those at risk. Num Pages: 167 pages, 27 black & white illustrations, 20 colour illustrations, 77 black & white tables, 6 colou. BIC Classification: PSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
6th ed. 2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441983954
ISBN
9781441983954
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 31.25

Paperback. What killed Charles II? Who thought he had discovered the perfect poison? Why did hatters go mad? This is an account of murderous chemical elements. Through stories of innocent blunders, poisoners of various hues - cold, cunning, desperate - and deaths that remain a mystery, it uncovers the dark side of the Periodic Table. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JKVF1; PDZ; PSB; TDC; VFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 195 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192806000
ISBN
9780192806000
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.27

Paperback. More than 98 percent of human genes are shared with two species of chimpanzee. The 'third' chimpanzee is man. This work surveys life-cycle, culture, sexuality and destructive urges both towards ourselves and the planet to explore the ways in which we are uniquely human yet still influenced by our animal origins. Num Pages: 368 pages, 14 illustrations. BIC Classification: JHMP; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Vintage
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099913801
ISBN
9780099913801
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.73

Hardcover. A text on primate evolution. By drawing out the key features of the extant families and referring to more detailed texts, it updates the developments in primate palaeontology - and the reconstruction through early hominid species - of our own human origins. It features over 200 illustrations, tables and revised evolutionary trees. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSAJ; PSVW79. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 282 x 221 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1506.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc United States
Number of pages
464
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780123786326
ISBN
9780123786326
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 89.60

Hardcover. Num Pages: 380 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MZDH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 269 x 196 x 19. Weight in Grams: 1076.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Taylor and Francis
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781482221916
ISBN
9781482221916
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 190.48

Paperback. The most up-to-date and complete textbook for first time genomics students, Introduction to Genomics offers a fascinating insight into how organisms differ or match; how different organisms evolved; how the genome is constructed and how it operates; and what our understanding of genomics means in terms of our future health and wellbeing. Num Pages: 492 pages, 330 colour line, 49 colour half-tone. BIC Classification: PSAK1. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 265 x 195. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198754831
ISBN
9780198754831
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 65.60

Hardcover. The eighth edition of this bestselling botany textbook has been updated throughout with the most recent primary literature, eight new ecology-oriented essays, and 175 new illustrations and photographs to keep the presentation as well as the content fresh and engaging. It is an invaluable resource for both students and professionals. Num Pages: 900 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PST. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 283 x 239 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1972.
Publisher
W H Freeman
Number of pages
900
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
8th edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781464113512
ISBN
9781464113512
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 82.50

Paperback. Describes a fresh viewpoint of the emerging relationship between nature and machines. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: PSAJ; UYQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780718194574
ISBN
9780718194574
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.11

Paperback. Num Pages: 622 pages, 59 black & white tables, 352 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: CFD; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 255 x 205 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1288.
Publisher
Psychology Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848726215
ISBN
9781848726215
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 92.76

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