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by Tamsin Pickeral
Everything you need to know about that puppy in the window. One glance around the local park will confirm that man's best friend comes in many varieties. As the first animal domesticated by humans, dogs have been selectively bred for tens of ...
by MARINOV MILEN
Dragonflies and damselflies are among the most spectacular organisms on the planet. They have survived on earth for more than 325 million years, through a series of mass extinctions, by being exquisite examples of evolutionary adaptation: superb
by The Press
Powerfully and movingly written by a number of Press staffers and illustrated with striking images from the Press team. DVD includes footage taken 10 minutes after the quake, many personal stories plus the incredible footage that screened at the
by Len Beadell
Hard work and adventure for the Gunbarrel Road Construction Party as they surveyed and built their last three highways across the deserts of Central AustraliaLen Beadell's team had to contend with flat tyres and broken gear boxes as well as all ...
by Mac Delaney
<DIV><P>There may be 100 million pet cats in this country, but who says that means they’re domesticated? Sure, they clean themselves, use a litter box, and hunt rodents, but cats are also territorial beasts who think furniture is meant for
by John Wrigley
A superbly illustrated celebration of the beauty and diversity of Australia's most iconic and best-known trees. ...
A Vagabond for Beauty
by W.L. Rusho
Everett Ruess, the young poet and artist who disappeared into the desert canyonlands of Utah in 1934, has become widely known posthumously as the spokesman for the spirit of the high desert. Many have been inspired by his intense search for ...
by Steve Massey
A concise, practical guide to observing our nearest celestial neighbourIn Exploring the Moon, Steve unveils the history of the Moon and its various characteristics and effects on the Earth and its living creatures. He describes the bold Cold War
by Charles Darwin
<p> <p><b><i>'The force of language is much aided by the expressive movements of the face and body'</i></b></p> <p>While <i>On the Origin of Species</i> transformed scientific thinking about life on Earth, Darwin kept silent on the most ...
by David Ireland
'In my line of work, knowing when to obey fear and when to ignore it is often the difference between life and death.'<BR><BR> David Ireland has handfed bull sharks, filmed inside the jaws of a saltwater crocodile, looked into the black eyes of a
A fun guide to gathering and eating plants
by David Hamilton
Accessible guide to foraging thirty plants, with recipes. ...
by Van Dyck Steve ; Gynther Ian ; Baker And
This invaluable companion to The Mammals of Australia (3rd Ed) is intended to be taken out into the field and used in conjunction with the more comprehensive volume.Genuinely practical in the outdoors, this book includes accounts of 389 species ...
by Caton JM ; Hardwick RJ
Detailed descriptions of over 150 useful plants from the temperate eco-region.bull; More than 600 colour photos and drawings for ease of identification, as well as maps of localand Australia-wide distributions.bull; Information on a wide range ...
by Ivan Holliday
This book covers more than 400 species, representing some 80 different genera.Ivan Holliday's A Field Guide to Australian Trees has been reprinted numerous times and become a classic guide. This 3rd revised edition includes four additional ...
by Denise Greig
Over 1000 common Australian WildflowersField Guide to Australian Wildflowers describes more than 1000 of the most common species found in Australia, each listed alphabetically within their family group. Colour photography illustrates each ...
Energetic healing for health and harmony
by Barbara Olive
<DIV><P>Flower essences are natural remedies that heal by rebalancing mind, body and spirit. Made by floating flowers in spring water in the light of the sun or moon, essences work by raising our vibrational energy to the perfect pitch of a ...
by Maddy Hargrove
Covers the latest aquarium gadgets<br /> <br /> <br /> Design a dazzling underwater environment with this bestselling guide!<br /> <br /> Setting up your first freshwater aquarium can be a daunting task. This friendly guide answers all your ...
by D. Caroline Coile
An Illustrated History
by Dr. Noel Kingsbury
by Joy Hinson
<p>Adaptable, resilient, yet often overlooked, the goat – sometimes called the <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">‘poor man’s cow’ – is found in nearly every part of the world where </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">humans ...