249 books (13 pages) in this category


Harriet and Helena Scott, colonial Sydney?s finest natural history painters

by Vanessa Finney

<p><b>The fascinating story of the Scott sisters, who transformed nature into art in their extraordinary paintings of butterflies and moths.</b><br></p> <p>With their collecting boxes, notebooks and paintbrushes, Harriet and Helena Scott ...

ISBN: 9781742235806

Binding: Hardback


Trees and Forests: Wild Wonders of Europe

by Peter Cairns

ISBN: 9781419700798

Binding: Hardback



by Celia Fisher

<p>Wild tulips originally grew across Asia, often on the slopes of remote mountain ranges; the malleable genes of these progenitors gave rise to tulips’ unrivalled variety of colour and form. In Tulip , Celia Fisher traces the story of this ...

ISBN: 9781780237596

Binding: Hardback


Turning Fierce Dogs Friendly

by Kellie Snider

Learn how to harness the power of worthwhile reinforcement to build safe, friendly behaviours in aggressive dogs. The positive training based, Constructional Aggression Treatment (CAT), as described in Turning Fierce Dogs Friendly, has proven ...

ISBN: 9781621871750

Binding: Paperback



by Editors Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714874616

Binding: Hardback



Exploring the Astronomical World

by Editors Phaidon

ISBN: 9781838660154

Binding: Hardback


Unlikely Friendships: Dogs

37 Stories of Canine Compassion and Courage

by Jennifer S. Holland

<DIV>Dogs are so much more than man&rsquo;s best friend. Their kindness and courage doesn&rsquo;t stop with humans. They&rsquo;ll befriend ferrets, monkeys, elephants and fish. They&rsquo;ll rescue deer, horses, penguins and&mdash;yes&mdash;even

ISBN: 9780761187288

Binding: Paperback


Vanished and Vanishing Parrots

Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species

by Joseph Forshaw

<p>Parrots are among the most distinctive and beautiful birds in the world. They are also among the most endangered bird groups, threatened by habitat loss through land clearance, the trapping of adults, and the taking of chicks from the nest ...

ISBN: 9780643096325

Binding: Hardback



Life in the Woods

by Henry David Thoreau

A beloved classic reissued for contemporary readers. Experience a year in the life of Thoreau at Walden Pond in this classic work. Visit the bean-field, the village, and the ponds; learn about our brute neighbors, the higher laws of nature and

ISBN: 9781423646792

Binding: Hardback


Walks in the Wild

A guide through the forest with Peter Wohlleben

by Peter Wohlleben

Can you tell the difference between wolf and dog prints?<BR><BR>Which trees are best to shelter under a storm?<BR><BR>How do you tell a deciduous and coniferous tree apart?<BR><BR>Bestselling author of <i>The Hidden Life of trees</i>, Peter ...

ISBN: 9781846045578

Binding: Hardback


Whales and Dolphins of Aotearoa New Zealand


For centuries whales have captured our imaginations and ignited our emotions. We have revered and mythologised them, hunted them to the brink of extinction and passionately protected them. But how much do we really know about whales? Based on ...

ISBN: 9781877385711

Binding: Paperback


Whales of Sydney

by Jonas Liebschner

Whales of Sydney is a spectacular photographic book that documents the annual migration of Humpback Whales past the coast of iconic city of Sydney from mid-May to the beginning of December. Showcasing not only the majestic whales but all marine ...

ISBN: 9781925546132

Binding: Hardback


What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses (Revised Edition)

by Daniel Chamovitz

<b>A captivating journey into the hidden lives of plants - from the colours they see to the schedules they keep.</b><br><br>Join renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz as he leads a beguiling exploration of how plants experience our shared Earth - ...

ISBN: 9781925322095

Binding: Paperback


What Snake is That?

by Swan Gerry ; Wilson Steve

This book is an introduction to those fascinating and misunderstood reptiles – snakes. From northern hotspots to the temperate areas of Tasmania, What Snake is That? outlines more than 100 of the known Australian species, grouped according to ...

ISBN: 9781877069574

Binding: Paperback


What Tree Is That? 3rd Edition

by Macoboy Stirling

Now in its third edition, this classic reference book for gardeners, by the late, best-selling author Stirling Macoboy, has been in print for almost 30 years. The completely revised edition, with existing entries updated and new ones added, ...

ISBN: 9781877069314

Binding: Paperback


What We See in the Stars

An Illustrated Tour of the Night Sky

by Kelsey Oseid

Combining art, mythology, and science, What We See in the Stars is a tour of the night sky through more than 100 magical pieces of original art, all accompanied by text that weaves related legends and lore with scientific facts. This ...

ISBN: 9780752266510

Binding: Hardback


What We See In The Stars Journal

Clothbound Writing Notebook with Dotted Pages and an Elastic Band

by Kelsey Oseid

Featuring celebrated illustrator Kelsey Oseid's signature paintings of many of the constellations of the night sky, from Andromeda to Pegasus, this keepsake journal with dotted paper and lay-flat binding gives you plenty of space for writing, ...

ISBN: 9781984823175

Binding: Paperback


When the Wind Blows

by Linda Booth Sweeny

When wind chimes start singing and clouds race across the sky, one little guy knows just what to do - grab his kite! But as the kite soars, the wind picks up even more, and soon he and his grandma are chasing the runaway kite into town. ...

ISBN: 9780399160158

Binding: Hardback


Where Australia Collides with Asia

by Ian Burnet

<p>This book follows the epic voyages of Joseph Banks, Charles Darwin, and Alfred Russel Wallace through the&nbsp;voyage of Continent Australia after it breaks away from Antarctica 50 million years ago — with its raft of Gondwanaland flora and ...

ISBN: 9780994562784

Binding: Paperback


Where Corals Lie

A Natural and Cultural History

by J. Malcolm Shick

<div>For millennia corals were a marine enigma confounding classification and occupying a space between the animal and vegetable kingdoms. Ultimately their animal and symbiotic natures were recognized, and they remain the focus of intense ...

ISBN: 9781780239347

Binding: Hardback