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Zoology & animal sciences

Paperback. Until the discovery of the Islands in 1535, the flora and fauna of the Galapagos evolved in isolation, producing strange and marvellous island species. Many people visit the islands to see the unique wildlife. This book provides a comprehensive guide to the terrestrial vertebrates on Galapagos. Series: Helm Field Guides. Num Pages: 168 pages, 53 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1KLSEG; PSVW; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 209 x 142 x 12. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
Christopher Helm Publishers Lt
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713675511
ISBN
9780713675511

€ 20.99
€ 19.08

Paperback. Highly illustrated, with images drawn from a wide range of cultures, historical periods and media, this book offers a roller-coaster ride through parrots in literature, jokes, folklore, mythology, film, TV and children's stories worldwide, as well as an examination of parrot conservation, talking bird experiments and parrot portraiture. Series: Animal S. Num Pages: 216 pages, 24 black & white illustrations, 77 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 189 x 137 x 16. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
Reaktion Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
216
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861892379
ISBN
9781861892379

€ 16.99
€ 13.91

Paperback. Offers a review of the principal findings from more than a century of research into animal intelligence. This title presents a historical survey of the methods that are used to study animal intelligence, and follows by summarizing the contribution made by learning processes to intelligent behavior. Num Pages: 432 pages, 20 colour tables. BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 190 x 20. Weight in Grams: 948.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841696560
ISBN
9781841696560

€ 64.90

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Woodcock, Martin; Page, Mike; Langham, Mike; Allard, Peter; Glendell, Paul. Num Pages: 133 pages, 65 colour photos, 8 b&w photos, 12 line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JB; PSVW6. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 247 x 178 x 15. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Wren Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
133
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954254551
ISBN
9780954254551

€ 42.35

Hardcover. Suitable for medical, veterinary, entomology and public health students, this textbook includes chapters devoted to each of the taxonomic groups of insects and arachnids of medical or veterinary concern, including spiders, scorpions, mites, and ticks. It also includes the information on developments in entomology relating to public health. Editor(s): Mullen, Gary R.; Durden, Lance. Num Pages: 637 pages, Approx. 440 illustrations (150 in full color). BIC Classification: PSVT7. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 286 x 226 x 37. Weight in Grams: 2114.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc United States
Number of pages
637
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780123725004
ISBN
9780123725004

€ 96.67

Hardcover. Now with over 90% new citations, the text emphasises the general principles that apply broadly across taxa and modalities. The topics covered range from the physics and physiology of signal production, propagation, and reception, to complications arising when sender and receiver do not have identical interests during communication. Num Pages: 600 pages, ill. BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 286 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1894.
Publisher
Sinauer Associates, Inc.
Number of pages
600
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878930456
ISBN
9780878930456

€ 172.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 120 pages, 330 photographs. BIC Classification: PSVW5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 149 x 8. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
Random House Struik
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781775840237
ISBN
9781775840237

€ 14.99
€ 11.88

Paperback. An understanding of the processes that change the shape and composition of farm animals is fundamental to all aspects of production. Including chapters on avian growth and global warming, this comprehensive textbook provides key information on how animals grow and change in shape and composition, and the factors that affect these processes. Num Pages: 368 pages, 128 illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVD; TVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 188 x 19. Weight in Grams: 1032.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845935580
ISBN
9781845935580

€ 60.73

Paperback. From the scientific basis of olfaction and odour perception, the text covers pheromones, odorant learning and behavioural tests before describing the role of olfaction, for example in fear, foraging and reproduction, and olfactory behaviour in farm animals, zoo animals, laboratory animals and companion animals. Editor(s): Nielsen, Birte Lindstrom. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: MZ; PSVP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 189. .
Publisher
CABI
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786391599
ISBN
9781786391599

€ 55.03

Hardcover. Editor(s): Oberem, Peter; Oberem, Pamela. Num Pages: 384 pages, 400 full colour photographs, line drawings and illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; PSV; TVHB; WNF; WSXH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 168. .
Publisher
Briza Publications,South Africa
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781920217624
ISBN
9781920217624

€ 36.99
€ 31.07

Paperback. We have long attributed man's violent, aggressive, competitive nature to his animal ancestry. But what if we are just as given to cooperation, empathy, and morality by virtue of our genes? This work looks at the most provocative aspects of human nature - power, sex, violence, kindness, and morality. Num Pages: 300 pages, Black and white photographs. BIC Classification: JM; PSAJ; PSVW79. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 149 x 20. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Granta Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781862078826
ISBN
9781862078826

€ 13.99
€ 10.53

Hardcover. Explores canine hydrotherapy, rehabilitation and weight management, and how these can improve your dog's well-being. Obesity is one of the most common issues that domestic dogs face, and this book brings awareness to the matter, suggesting preventative measures and simple husbandry tips that the owner can use to safeguard their dog's welfare. Series: Gentle Dog Care. Num Pages: 128 pages, 122. BIC Classification: MZC; PSVD; WNGD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 216 x 17. Weight in Grams: 642.
Publisher
Veloce Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845843410
ISBN
9781845843410

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. In Butterflies leading expert Dick Vane-Wright provides a complete introduction to the biology, natural history and classification of this major group of animals. Using examples from around the world and eye-catching photographs, this complete introduction explores what it means to be a butterfly. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: PSVT7; WNCN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 255 x 195 x 11. Weight in Grams: 434.
Publisher
The Natural History Museum
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780565093570
ISBN
9780565093570

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Rose, Chris. Series: Helm Identification Guides. Num Pages: 688 pages, 175 maps, 62 colour plates; 400 colour photos. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 182 x 248 x 44. Weight in Grams: 1816.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713639636
ISBN
9780713639636

€ 68.87

Hardcover. Based on a proven leadership model, Everybody Leads shows how leadership can be found in uncommon places and reveals how to inspire and cultivate the leadership of those focused on social change. It shows how to take responsibility to work with developing leaders to make a difference and outlines the five key leadership values. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PSVT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 162 x 28. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470906033
ISBN
9780470906033

€ 32.99
€ 32.73

Hardcover. A review of the honeybees of Africa, on a subspecies as well as by a country basis. It includes an updated multivariate analysis of the subspecies with emphasis on natural zones of hybridization, populations, seasonal cycles of development in different zones of the continent and migration. Num Pages: 386 pages, 48 black & white tables, biography. BIC Classification: 1H; GBC; PSVT7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 724.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
1998th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783540642213
ISBN
9783540642213

€ 233.67

Hardcover. Num Pages: 488 pages, More than 600 colour photographs. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 240 x 170. .
Publisher
Christopher Helm
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408181645
ISBN
9781408181645

€ 38.99
€ 32.54

Hardcover. Num Pages: 354 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVD; PSVW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 283 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1520.
Publisher
Academic Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780128028506
ISBN
9780128028506

€ 103.44

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, With many illustrations by the author. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Natural History
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472946140
ISBN
9781472946140

€ 20.99
€ 17.63

Paperback. BIC Classification: PSVS. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 239 x 236 x 14. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
National Geographic Children's Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781426324574
ISBN
9781426324574

€ 9.99
€ 8.96