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Zoology & animal sciences

Paperback. Presents a contemporary natural history of okapi, a relative of the giraffe. This book recounts its discovery by European explorers, and describes its appearance and life cycle. It also discusses efforts to preserve the species, both in the wild and at zoos around the world. It is useful for conservationists and zoo visitors alike. Illustrator(s): Green, Mary Neel. Num Pages: 147 pages, 105 line drawings. BIC Classification: PSVW7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 150 x 9. Weight in Grams: 232.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of Texas Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780292747074
ISBN
9780292747074
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 180 pages. BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 130 x 198 x 20. Weight in Grams: 202.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
180
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781848722989
ISBN
9781848722989
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.33

Hardcover. A comprehensive overview of the world's river turtles, their ecology, conservation, and management. This book has a global focus, with data from Central American and Asian countries. It is useful for aquatic ecologists, herpetologists, conservation biologists, wildlife and fisheries managers, amateur turtle enthusiasts and environmentalists. Num Pages: 420 pages, 4pp full colour plates; numerous halftones & tables. BIC Classification: PSVW5; RNC; RNKH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 161 x 28. Weight in Grams: 740.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
420
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195102291
ISBN
9780195102291
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 73.37

Hardcover. The 27th volume in a 29-volume set which contain all Charles Darwin's published works. Darwin was one of the most influential figures of the 19th century. His work remains a central subject of study in the history of ideas, the history of science, zoology, botany, geology and evolution. Editor(s): Freeman, R. B.; Gautrey, Peter J. Series: The Pickering Masters. Num Pages: 452 pages. BIC Classification: JFCX; PDX; PST; PSV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 986.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
452
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851964079
ISBN
9781851964079
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 43.97

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Laroche, Giles. Num Pages: 32 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: PSV. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Weight in Grams: 567.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Charlesbridge Publishing,U.S. United States
Number of pages
32
Condition
New
SKU
V9781580896108
ISBN
9781580896108
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. This book applies the principles of nutrition to the study of fish, reptiles, birds, and mammals. The acquisition of food, its digestion and absorption, and the retention and utilization of energy substrates, water and other nutrients are treated in detail. Num Pages: 360 pages, 36 black & white tables, biography. BIC Classification: PSVD; PSVS; RNKH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 557.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Edition
1st ed. 2009. 2nd printing 2009
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9783642036958
ISBN
9783642036958
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 203.68
€ 199.07

Hardcover. Num Pages: 196 pages, col. Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; PSTS; PSVS; RNKH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 316 x 280 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1656. Very good clean copy in dustwrapper
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Stacey International
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCW0004917
ISBN
9781905299645
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.91

Hardcover. A collection of terms, names and phrases used in entomology that incorporates an estimated 43000 definitions. It covers insect anatomy, behaviour, biology, histology, molecular biology, morphology, pest management, taxonomy and systematics. It provides the origin, etymology, part of speech and definition of each term and phrase. Num Pages: 1536 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; PSVT7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 249 x 171 x 57. Weight in Grams: 1812. 1536 pages. A collection of terms, names and phrases used in entomology that incorporates an estimated 43000 definitions. It covers insect anatomy, behaviour, biology, histology, molecular biology, morphology, pest management, taxonomy and systematics. It provides the origin, etymology, part of speech and definition of each term and phrase. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: GBC; PSVT7. Dimension: 249 x 171 x 57. Weight: 1812.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
CABI
Edition
Second
Number of pages
1536
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845935429
ISBN
9781845935429
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 133.81
€ 131.74

Hardcover. 216 pages, 68 illustrations. Cats are one of the most popular pets around, but they are also wild animals. This book, focusing on behaviour and well-being, looks at the feline genus as a whole and how our understanding of the domestic cat can help explain wild cat characteristics, and vice versa. It is suitable for veterinarians, shelter workers, and animal behaviourists. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: MZC; PSVW7. Dimension: 254 x 194 x 18. Weight: 790.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
CABI
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845939267
ISBN
9781845939267
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 102.07
€ 101.24

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington. Num Pages: 130 pages. BIC Classification: PSC; PSV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 249.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Routledge
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138956681
ISBN
9781138956681
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 119.14

Paperback. Describes the methodology for predicting the genetic merit of animals in the context of genetic improvement in an animal breeding programme. The methodology is developed from first principles, and all the required statistical and mathematical concepts are included in the book. Num Pages: 208 pages, references, indexes. BIC Classification: PSAK; PSVH; TVHB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 161 x 12. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
First
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851991696
ISBN
9780851991696
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 51.33

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
The National Museums & Galleries Belfast
Edition
illustrated edition
Number of pages
454
Condition
New
SKU
V9780900761454
ISBN
9780900761454
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 29.57

Paperback. Our oceans are becoming increasingly inhospitable to life-growing toxicity and rising temperatures coupled with overfishing have led many marine species to the brink of collapse. This book tells stories of jellyfish both attractive and deadly while illuminating many interesting and unusual facts about their behaviors and environmental adaptations. Num Pages: 456 pages, 16 colour plates, 1 halftone, 4 tables. BIC Classification: PSVT; RNKH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 60 x 90 x 25. Weight in Grams: 612.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
456
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226213033
ISBN
9780226213033
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.43

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
First
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403986023
ISBN
9781403986023
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.16

Hardcover. Focuses on important aspects of insect molecular biology and biochemistry. This title contains chapters on topics such as insect immunology, insect genomics, RNAi, and molecular biology of circadian rhythms and circadian behavior. It brings together research in the fields of insect molecular biology and insect biochemistry. Editor(s): Gilbert, Lawrence I. Num Pages: 574 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PSB; PSD; PSVT7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 282 x 219 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1964.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
574
Condition
New
SKU
V9780123847478
ISBN
9780123847478
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.59

Hardcover. New edition of the acclaimed and stimulating textbook, with fully revised text, references and illustrations. Num Pages: 617 pages, 348 b/w illus. 200 tables. BIC Classification: PSVD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 240 x 193 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1392. Fine in fine illustrated covers. Showing light shelf wear. Previous owner's name to FFEP, remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Cambridge University Press Cambridge
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAC0000074
ISBN
9780521570985
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.91

Paperback. The aim of this book is to summarize in non-technical terms the main issues which arose from a meeting of natural and social scientists on the topic of the biological and social bases for group conflict and international war. Editor(s): Groebel, Jo; Hinde, Robert A. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JPWS; PSVP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 230 x 13. Weight in Grams: 38. Very good copy with light shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCW0012597
ISBN
9780521358712
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 18.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HBT; PSVW7; WB; WNCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 151 x 34. Weight in Grams: 448.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Basic Books
Condition
New
SKU
9780465052745
ISBN
9780465052745
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 22.99
€ 15.78

Paperback. A guide to more than one hundred tropical butterflies, moths, and other invertebrates of Costa Rica. It includes information on their natural history, ecology, identification, and behaviour, as well as details on where to see these remarkable and beautiful creatures. Illustrator(s): Adams, Steve. Series: The Corrie Herring Hooks Series. Num Pages: 193 color photos, 11 color figures, 104 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLCR; PSVT7; WNCN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 211 x 146 x 16. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
University of Texas Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780292719668
ISBN
9780292719668
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 30.66

Hardcover. This volume is dedicated to the field identification of pigeons and doves, and it incorporates much recent information on the family. Pigeons and doves are a large family of birds occurring throughout the world. Many species are specialist frugivores, while others feed on seeds. Illustrator(s): Cox, John; Barnes, Eustace. Num Pages: 560 pages, 77 colour plates, maps. BIC Classification: PSVW6; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 249 x 182 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1712.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
560
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781873403600
ISBN
9781873403600
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.08