505 books (26 pages) in this category

Birds: Myth, Lore and Legend

by Marianne;Chadd, Rachel Warren Taylor

Why are owls regarded either as wise or as harbingers of doom? What gave rise to the fanciful belief that storks bring babies? Why is the eagle associated with victory or the hummingbird with paradise? The answers are here in this new and ...

ISBN: 9781472922861

Binding: Hardback

$55.00

Bison

by Desmond Morris

In Bison renowned zoologist Desmond Morris explores the animal's evolution and habitat, from their first evidence in fossil records 2 million years ago to today.He reveals the different sides to its personality - bison are extremely ...

ISBN: 9781780234243

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Blood of the Tiger

A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save a Magnificent Species

by J. A. Mills

In this memoir of geopolitical intrigue, Mills and a host of people she counts as heroes try to thwart a Chinese cadre's plan to launch billion-dollar industries banking on the extinction of not just wild tigers but also elephants and rhinos. ...

ISBN: 9780807030646

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Blood of the Tiger

A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save a Magnificent Species

by J. A. Mills

In this memoir of geopolitical intrigue, Mills and a host of people she counts as heroes try to thwart a Chinese cadre's plan to launch billion-dollar industries banking on the extinction of not just wild tigers but also elephants and rhinos. ...

ISBN: 9780807074961

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Bone Hunters

by URL LANHAM

""Highly recommended to all scientists and non-scientists interested in paleontology and the West."" - Science BooksA century after the founding of the Republic, the United States was a leader in the science of vertebrate paleontology - the ...

ISBN: 9780486269177

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Botanical Shakespeare

by Gerit Quealy

In this stunning compilation, Shakespeare expert Gerit Quealy has teamed up with notable Japanese artist Sumié Hasegawa-Collins to create the most comprehensive collection of all the flowers, fruits, herbs, trees, seeds, and grasses ...

ISBN: 9780062469892

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

Boundaries

by Brian Turner

"Brian Turner s name is synonymous with Central Otago albeit a different Central one well removed from the tourist centres and vineyards. His Central is at the boundaries; watching the local rugby teams, fishing the waters of the Manuherikia, ...

ISBN: 9781775538318

Binding: Paperback

$45.00

Box of Frogs

100 postcards of the most striking species

by Quarto UK

A Box of Frogs will satisfy the most ardent enthusiast for these eccentric and lovable amphibians, offering you 100 postcards of the most vivid and appealing examples of a colourful and characterful family. ...

ISBN: 9781782403357

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Bringing Nature Home

by DOUGLAS W. TALLAMY

"If you cut down the goldenrod, the wild black cherry, the milkweed and other natives, you eliminate the larvae, and starve the birds. This simple revelation about the food weband it is an intricate web, not a chainis the driving force in ...

ISBN: 9780881929928

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Build A Rocket

by Ian Graham

Build a Rocket is the perfect, accessible and interactive guide to rockets and their role in space exploration, with a full-scale model rocket to build included. ...

ISBN: 9781760295370

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Building Frog Friendly Gardens

by Ken Aplin

When did you last see a frog in your garden? Sadly, for many people. The answer is never or many years ago. Building Frog Friendly Gardens reveals that it does not have to be this way. This simple, practical, step-by-step guide to encouraging ...

ISBN: 9780730757825

Binding: Paperback

$6.95

Bulbs in the Basement

by ALICE MCGOWAN

ISBN: 9781603420426

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Bulldogs for Dummies

by Susan M. Ewing

Find out how to select, train, and care for your Bulldog Though originally bred for bull baiting, today's Bulldogs are calm, dignified, and courageous - and make great pets. Whether you're already a Bulldog owner or you're thinking about ...

ISBN: 9780764599798

Binding: Paperback

$25.95

Cactus

by Dan Torre

In Cactus  Dan Torre uniquely explores the natural, cultural and social history of cacti, with particular emphasis on how these remarkable plants have been represented in art, literature, cinema, animation and popular culture around the ...

ISBN: 9781780237220

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

Cairngorms

Landscapes in Stone

by Alan McKirdy

One of 4 books to launch a brand-new series on Scotland's geology and landscapes which explain how Scotland's scenery was made, why it looks the way it does today and how it has changed over millions of years ...

ISBN: 9781780273709

Binding: Paperback

$17.99

Can You See Sassoon?

by Sam Usher

This is Sassoon. He likes to hide, Can you find him? Look inside! Meet Sassoon the snake as he plays hide-and-seek with his friends. Filled with fun and silly things to spot, this colourful book from exciting new talent, Sam Usher, is guaranteed

ISBN: 9781848950887

Binding: Paperback

$14.99

Cannabis

by Chris Duvall

Cannabis, one of humanitys first domesticated plants, has been utilized for spiritual, therapeutic, recreational and even punitive reasons for thousands of years. Humans have excellent practical knowledge of the uses of ...

ISBN: 9781780233413

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

Cape Cod

by HENRY DAVID THOREAU

""Unquestionably the best book that has ever been written about Cape Cod, and it is the model to which all new books about the Cape are still compared."" - Walter Harding, The Days of Henry ThoreauThe man whose name is synonymous with ...

ISBN: 9780486434933

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Carnation

by Twigs Way

Carnations permeate our culture from the wedding bed to the funeral wreath. Derided in Shakespeare as 'nature's bastards', they challenged the tulip as the florist's favourite flower, and went on to give their blessing to both a military coup ...

ISBN: 9781780236346

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

Cats and Lions

by Mitsuaki Iwago

Cats and Lions is a visually arresting compilation of photography that juxtaposes domestic cats with lions in the wild. Mitsuaki Iwago, one of the world’s foremost nature photographers, masterfully captures these feline cousins in a ...

ISBN: 9781452140490

Binding: Hardback

$39.99