247 books (13 pages) in this category

Keep Him My Country

by Mary Durack

"<b><i>Keep Him My Country</i> is a powerful novel of a young man's experience of the harsh beauty of the outback, growing up and the difficult learning experience that accompanies it.</b> When 19-year-old Stan Rolt strikes out for the ...

ISBN: 9781863251662

Binding: Paperback


Keeping Chickens

by Nicolas Brasch

The ultimate guide to keeping chickens in your backyard.<BR><BR> The more obvious rewards of chicken ownership - like delicious fresh eggs daily and fabulous cost-free fertiliser - are well known. Chickens even help keep the number of pest ...

ISBN: 9780143006381

Binding: Paperback


Landscape & Memory

by Simon Schama

The forest primeval, the river of life, the sacred mount &#8211; read &#8216;Landscape and Memory' to have these explained&#8230; &#8216;Landscape and Memory' is a history book unlike any other. In a series of journeys through space and time, ...

ISBN: 9780006863489

Binding: Paperback


Last Horse Standing

by Michael Keenan

An amazing true story of courage and survival in the outback by the bestselling author of <i>The Horses Too Are Gone.</i>In 1971 bushman Jack Camp went mustering wild cattle - 'cleanskins' - in a vast and isolated stretch of the Kimberley coast.

ISBN: 9781863255790

Binding: Paperback


Le Chat Noir

20 Correspondence Cards & Envelopes

by Bruno Gibert

20 correspondence cards featuring a leisurely black cat who wanders (and naps) along the streets and homes of France. Taken from a French children&#39;s book titled <I>45 V&eacute;rit&eacute;s Sur Les Chats</I>, this beautiful collection of ...

ISBN: 9781452175560

Binding: Cards


Lesser Beasts

A Snout-to-Tail History of the Humble Pig

by Mark Essig

ISBN: 9780465052745

Binding: Hardback



by Philip Hoare

The story of a man's obsession with whales, which takes him on a personal, historical and biographical journey &#8211; from his childhood to his fascination with Moby-Dick and his excursions whale-watching. All his life, Philip Hoare has been ...

ISBN: 9780007230143

Binding: Paperback


Life At Walnut Tree Farm

by Rufus Deakin

The story, mainly in pictures, but also in words, of the rebuilding of the 16th-century Suffolk farmhouse that the environmentalist Roger Deakin lived in from the early 1970s until his death in 2006. In 1970 Roger Deakin acquired Walnut Tree ...

ISBN: 9781788547819

Binding: Hardback


Life In The Sloth Lane

Slow Down and Smell the Hibiscus

by Lucy Cooke

<DIV><P>Is there a reason sloths are always smiling? Yes! They&rsquo;ve mastered the art of living slow in a world whose pace is making everyone crazy. Along with being the &ldquo;it&rdquo; animal &ndash; &ldquo;sloths are the new kittens&rdquo;

ISBN: 9780761193227

Binding: Hardback


Little Penguins

by Ken Stepnell

The Little Penguin, Blue Penguin or Fairy Penguin ... whichever name you give it, this fascinating bird lives an extraordinary life. It is the worldrsquo;s smallest penguin species, found all around the coasts of New Zealand and the southern ...

ISBN: 9781921517969

Binding: Paperback


Meetings With Remarkable Trees

by Thomas Pakenham

ISBN: 9780753802373

Binding: Paperback


Meetings With Remarkable Trees

by Thomas Pakenham

ISBN: 9781474601474

Binding: Hardback



Art, Science, Culture

by Alexandra Loske

ISBN: 9781781575710

Binding: Hardback


Moon: An Illustrated History

From Ancient Myths to the Colonies of Tomorrow

by David Warmflash

ISBN: 9781454931980

Binding: Hardback


Mountains Of The Mind

A History Of A Fascination

by Robert Macfarlane

A new cover edition of this bestselling classic of nature writing. ...

ISBN: 9781783784509

Binding: Paperback



by Georgie Carroll

<p>An animal worshipped, slaughtered, loved and loathed, the mouse is a&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">beguiling part of our culture and environment. Mouse&nbsp; explores in rich&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">detail the

ISBN: 9781780233390

Binding: Paperback


Mrs Moreau's Warbler

How Birds Got Their Names

by Stephen Moss

<i>Guardian</i> columnist & Springwatch expert Stephen Moss combines detective work, natural history, folklore and first hand observations to explore how birds got their names and our long and eventful relationship with the natural world. ...

ISBN: 9781783350902

Binding: Hardback



A Natural and Cultural History

by Nicholas P. Money

<p>Mushrooms are loved, despised, feared, and misunderstood. They have been a familiar part of nature throughout human history and occupy a special place in our consciousness. Nicholas P. Money introduces the mythology and science of the ...

ISBN: 9781780237435

Binding: Hardback


My Encounters With Minibeasts From Purpl

by Densey Clyne

My Encounters with Minibeasts is a collection of stories about insects and spiders by naturalist Densey Clyne, who is internationally known for her writing, photography and nature documentaries. The 35 chapters comprise personal recollections of

ISBN: 9781925546170

Binding: Paperback


Native Plants of the Sydney Region

From Newcastle to Nowra and west to the Dividing Range

by Alan Fairley

A completely revised and updated edition of this classic handbook of the native plants found from Newcastle to Nowra. With 1400 colour photographs and its authoritative text, this is a magnificent reference for anyone who loves the Australian ...

ISBN: 9781741755718

Binding: Paperback