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Biology, life sciences

Paperback. Num Pages: 246 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: BM; JM; PDZ; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 161 x 15. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Current Trade
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781617230158
ISBN
9781617230158
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.55

Paperback. On this blue planet, long before pterodactyls took to the skies and tyrannosaurs prowled the continents, tiny green organisms populated the ancient oceans. The author traces the history of these verdant organisms, which many would call plants, from their ancient beginnings to the diversity of green life that inhabits the Earth today. Num Pages: 576 pages, 121 halftones, 31 line drawings, 4 tables. BIC Classification: PST; RBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 173 x 29. Weight in Grams: 846.
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226069777
ISBN
9780226069777
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.93

Paperback. Translator(s): Barfield, Owen. Num Pages: 184 pages, halftones. BIC Classification: HRQC5; PSAJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 144 x 218 x 15. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Rudolf Steiner Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855844070
ISBN
9781855844070
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Paperback. How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This book explores the big ideas about the brain, the nervous system and man's place in history. It reveals how science actually works - the passions, the irrational flashes, the moments of insight; the big ideas that work and turn out to be wrong. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PDX; PDZ; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 22. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099565734
ISBN
9780099565734
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 12.33

Hardcover. The book that every environmentally-responsible gardener needs to understand the science behind plant nutrition and the best ways to make it work sustainably for both their plants and the wider environment. Num Pages: 250 pages, 67 photographs and illustrations. BIC Classification: PSTD; WMQF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 694.
Publisher
Timber Press United States
Number of pages
250
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
5.5.2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604693140
ISBN
9781604693140
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 18.04

Paperback. Num Pages: 282 pages. BIC Classification: 4KL; PS. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (XS) Student text. Dimension: 299 x 212 x 17. Weight in Grams: 682.
Publisher
Biozone International Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781927309254
ISBN
9781927309254
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.67

Hardcover. Like Donald Johanson's Lucy, this first-person narrative about an archaeological discovery is rewriting the story of human evolution. A story of defiance and determination by a controversial scientist, this is Lee Berger's own take on finding Homo naledi, an all-new species on the human family tree. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; 3B; HDDA; PSXE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 228 x 23. Weight in Grams: 463.
Publisher
National Geographic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781426218118
ISBN
9781426218118
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 16.39

Paperback. Num Pages: 764 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: PSVD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 275 x 215 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1728.
Publisher
Pearson
Number of pages
762
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
02nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781292026381
ISBN
9781292026381
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 85.74

Paperback. Provides an overview of how animals run, walk, jump, crawl, swim, soar, hover, and fly. This book introduces energetics and optimality as basic principles. It tackles each of the major modes by which animals move on land, in water, and through air. It explains the mechanisms involved and the physical and biological forces shaping those mechanisms. Num Pages: 384 pages, 6 tables. 105 line illus. BIC Classification: PSVD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 22. Weight in Grams: 572.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691126340
ISBN
9780691126340
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 75.64
€ 71.87

Paperback. The extraordinary role of viruses in evolution and how this is revolutionising biology and medicine. Num Pages: 400 pages, 40 b/w illus, 32 b/w plates, With index. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ; PSGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135 x 30. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007315123
ISBN
9780007315123
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Paperback. Series: Topa Topics in Paleobiology. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: PS; RB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118561539
ISBN
9781118561539
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 58.50

Paperback. Individual plants and animals both draw upon and contribute to the collective memory of their species. This title reinterprets the regularities of nature as being more like habits than immutable laws. Num Pages: 304 pages, b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: PSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
48029th
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848310421
ISBN
9781848310421
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.70

Hardcover. Knowledge of the evolutionary history of birds has much improved in recent decades. Fossils from critical time periods are being described at unprecedented rates and modern phylogenetic analyses have provided a framework for the interrelationships of the extant groups. Series: TOPA Topics in Paleobiology. Num Pages: 312 pages. BIC Classification: PSAJ; PSVW6; RBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 197 x 253 x 20. Weight in Grams: 882.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781119020769
ISBN
9781119020769
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 86.80

Hardcover. The first social, cultural, and environmental history to be written of the Great Barrier Reef, *The Reef* is an effortlessly readable and often moving story of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Num Pages: 360 pages. BIC Classification: 1MBFQ; HBJM; PSPM; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 162 x 28. Weight in Grams: 564.
Publisher
Scribe Publications
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781922247414
ISBN
9781922247414
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 17.86

Hardcover. Illustrated with stunning color photographs by the world's leading nature photographers, Sea Turtles will inform and inspire readers of all ages everywhere. Num Pages: 240 pages, 117, 110 colour illustrations, 7 maps. BIC Classification: PSVW5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 285 x 242 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1346.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801880070
ISBN
9780801880070
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 29.56

Paperback. Experts from a range of fields provide the latest authoritative accounts of domestic cat behaviour and their interaction with humans. Editor(s): Turner, Dennis C.; Bateson, Patrick. Num Pages: 288 pages, 36 b/w illus. 14 tables. BIC Classification: PSVP; PSVW7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 179 x 14. Weight in Grams: 586.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107025028
ISBN
9781107025028
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.34

Hardcover. Honeybees make decisions collectively - and democratically. This book reveals that these incredible insects have much to teach us when it comes to collective wisdom and effective decision making. It presents an account of scientific discovery. It investigates how evolution has honed the decision-making methods of honeybees over millions of years. Num Pages: 280 pages, 30 color illus. 30 halftones. 26 line illus. 1 table. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSVP; PSVT7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 218 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1018.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691147215
ISBN
9780691147215
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 29.19

Paperback. Traces the epic routes by which our human ancestors set out from Africa and peopled the entire planet. Num Pages: 384 pages, Colour Inserts. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSXE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 314. 384 pages, Colour Inserts. Traces the epic routes by which our human ancestors set out from Africa and peopled the entire planet. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: PDZ; PSXE. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 27. Weight: 322.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Paperbacks
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408802885
ISBN
9781408802885
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.59

Paperback. This volume brings together key chapters from Darwin's most important books, including the Journal of Researches on the Beagle voyage (1845), the Origin of Species (1859), the Descent of Man (1871), and the full text of his delightful autobiography. They are accompanied by responses from 19th-century readers from around the world. Editor(s): Secord, James A. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 544 pages, map; 8 line drawings. BIC Classification: BGHA; BGTA; PDX; PSAJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 195 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199580149
ISBN
9780199580149
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.42

Hardcover. Num Pages: 358 pages, 112 black & white illustrations, 49 colour illustrations, 70 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: PSV; RBX; RGM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178. Weight in Grams: 899.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783662502952
ISBN
9783662502952
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 103.13
€ 96.84

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