529 books (27 pages) in this category

Edible and Useful Wild Plants of the United States and Canada

by CHARLES F. SAUNDERS

This work discusses beverage plants, vegetable substitutes for soap, medicinal plants, and those that can be used as fibers, dyes, smoking material, adhesives, and candles. A final chapter describes a variety of poisonous plants. ""Secure a copy

ISBN: 9780486233109

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Edible Wild Plants of Eastern North America

by MERRITT LYNDON FERNALD

Everyone knows that certain mushrooms and species of berries are edible, but how many have experienced a salad of cat-brier sprouts, bread made of acorn-flour or seeds of cow lilies, escalloped roots of goat's-beard, sauteed ground-nuts, ...

ISBN: 9780486291048

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Embracing the Seasons

Memories of a Country Garden

by Gunilla Norris

ISBN: 9781629190051

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

End of an Era

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 ...

ISBN: 9781864367331

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Ends of the World: Supervolcanoes, Lethal Oceans, and the Search for Past Apocalypses

by Peter Brannen

Over the past decade has come a revolution in our understanding of global apocalypses. Armed with new technology, scientists have dived into deep time to examine our planet 's near-death experiences. The bad news is that they look eerily like ...

ISBN: 9781786070074

Binding: Hardback

$35.99

Eric Sloane's Book of Storms

by ERIC SLOANE

What triggers a tornado? What can you see in the eye of a hurricane? What's the difference between a thunderbolt and a thunderclap? Popular author and artist Eric Sloane proves why weather is something best understood by seeing it. His ...

ISBN: 9780486451008

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Eric Sloane's Weather Book

by ERIC SLOANE

""Amateur weather forecasters (which includes just about everyone) will find this volume an informative and entertaining account of the why and how of the weather."" - The NationIn simple language, Eric Sloane explains the whys and wherefores of

ISBN: 9780486443577

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Eucalypts

A celebration

by John Wrigley

A superbly illustrated celebration of the beauty and diversity of Australia's most iconic and best-known trees. ...

ISBN: 9781743310809

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Eucalypts of the Sydney Region

A Bushwalker's Guide

by Gary Leonard

Designed to fit into the backpack of bushwalkers, students, botanists, field ecologists, and foresters, <i>Eucalypts of the Sydney Region</i> describes the most common eucalypt species found in the Sydney region (from Newcastle to Nowra and west

ISBN: 9780868408620

Binding: Paperback

$27.95

Extraordinary Chickens

by steph Green-Armytage

ISBN: 9780810990654

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

Extraordinary Life Of The Wildlife Man: Death-Defying Encounters With Crocs, Sharks And Wild Animals, The

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.' David Ireland has handfed bull sharks, filmed inside the jaws of a saltwater crocodile, looked into the black eyes of a great

ISBN: 9780143797036

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Extraordinary Weather

by RICHARD HAMBLYN

Offers a selection of weather phenomena, from the snow rollers that form on icy rooftops to the displays of volcanic lightning. In this title, each photograph is accompanied by commentary that explains the science behind these extraordinary ...

ISBN: 9781446301913

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Extreme Earth

by Michael Martin

ISBN: 9781419717918

Binding: Hardback

$100.00

Extreme Simplicity

by CHRISTOPHER NYERGES

This perfect guide to self-sufficient city dwelling was written by a pair of gentle survivalists who brought nature to their Los Angeles home. Christopher and Dolores Lynn Nyerges are prepared for everything from power failures and terrorist ...

ISBN: 9780486491141

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Fabre's Book of Insects

by JEAN HENRI FABRE

Hailed by Darwin as ""The Homer of Insects,"" famed French entomologist Jean Henri Fabre (1823-1915) devoted hours of rapt attention to insects while they hunted, built nests, and fed their families. Working in Provence, in barren, sun-scorched ...

ISBN: 9780486401522

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Fascination of Birds

by WILLIAM YOUNG

Roadrunners are known from cartoons. Ravens are known to poetry lovers. Eagles are known as figures in ancient mythology and as modern national symbols. Birds have fascinated people throughout history. This captivating collection of 99 essays ...

ISBN: 9780486492780

Binding: Hardback

$46.99

Favorite Cat Breeds Poster

by DOVER

Cat lovers will treasure these handsome portraits of 27 feline favourites, among them the Himalayan, Egyptian Mau, Bluepoint Balinese, Turkish Angora, Manx, Persian, and Russian Blue - all accurately rendered, identified, and printed on heavy ...

ISBN: 9780486390109

Binding: Poster

$14.99

Favorite Dogs Poster

by DOVER

From a huggable Old English sheepdog and a stately Great Dane to an adorable poodle and a long-haired Pomeranian, 26 realistic images of man's best friend appear on heavy poster stock. All dogs identified. ...

ISBN: 9780486390086

Binding: Poster

$14.99

Ferrets for Dummies, 2nd Edition

by Kim Schilling

Thinking about getting a ferret? Want to make sure you?re giving the ferret you already have the best possible care? <i>Ferrets For Dummies</i> helps you decide whether a ferret is for you and give your little fellah a healthy, happy home. It?s ...

ISBN: 9780470139431

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

Field Companion to Mammals of

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 ...

ISBN: 9781877069819

Binding: Paperback

$45.00