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Alien Worlds: How insects conquered the Earth, and why their fate will determine our future

An ambitious and beautifully illustrated account of the evolution and biology of insects. Insects are the busy, teeming arthropods on whose activities much of life on earth depends, and whose glo..

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An Atlas of Endangered Species

'A call to arms for everyone' Steve Backshall The diversity of life on earth is astounding, with each species perfectly adapted to its environment. Sharks can navigate the ocean using elect..

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An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us

The stunning Sunday Times bestseller that will transform the way you perceive the world - from Pulitzer prize-winning journalist and bestselling author of I Contain Multitudes. **SUNDAY TIMES and..

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Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide

Comprehensive photographic guide to the animal kingdom receives update Now in a new edition, this landmark photographic encyclopedia of the animal kingdom is revised with new species, images, and..

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Art of the Bee: Shaping the Environment from Landscapes to Societies

The impact of bees on our world is immeasurable. Bees are responsible for the evolution of the vast array of brightly colored flowers and for engineering the niches of multitudes of plants, animals, a..

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Backyard Beekeeper, 4th edition: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden

The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honoured and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers ..

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Beastly: A New History of Animals and Us

In a Polish forest a young woman befriends a boar. An Englishman sets up home with two beavers in Saskatchewan. A zoologist watches a fish make a conscious decision. Darwin finds the evidence for evol..

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Bee Quest

The Sunday Times bestselling author is back, this time on a quest to find the world's rarest bees. 'Warmly entertaining...an endearing account of the search for rare bees' Guardian A hunt..

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Beekeeping - A Seasonal Guide

A charming and practical guide for anyone wishing to keep bees, accompanying the would-be beekeeper through every season of the bee-keeping year. A charming and practical guide for anyone wishi..

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Big Meg: The Story of the Largest and Most Mysterious Predator that Ever Lived

When Tim Flannery was a boy he found a fossilised tooth of the giant shark megalodon at a Port Philip Bay beach near his home. This remarkable find-the tooth was large enough to cover his palm-sparked..

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Birdgirl: Discovering the Power of Our Natural World

"Birdwatching has never felt like a hobby, or a pastime I can pick up and put down, but a thread running through the pattern of my life, so tightly woven in that there's no way of pulling it free and ..

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Birds and Us: A 12,000 Year History, from Cave Art to Conservation

A sweeping and lyrical history of the relationship between birdlife and humankind over twelve millennia, exploring how birds have captured our imaginations and inspired our culture and our science. ..

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Birds of the World: The Art of Elizabeth Gould

Artist and illustrator Elizabeth Gould is finally given the recognition she deserves in this gorgeous volume that includes hundreds of her stunning and scientifically precise illustrations of birds fr..

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Birds with Personality: A Guide to 50 of the World's Most Beguiling Birds

Birds with Personality is a fun gift book that takes you around the world through the eyes of some of the most charismatic bird species on the planet. Across Earth's diverse ecosystems - from th..

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Birds: The Art of Ornithology (Pocket edition)

Jonathan Elphick tells the remarkable story of the development of bird art through the centuries. The book features early, skilfully executed but often fanciful images of birds, scientific illustratio..

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Can Fish Count?: What Animals Reveal about our Uniquely Mathematical Mind

'What I like best about this fascinating book is the detail. Brian Butterworth doesn't just tell us stories of animals with numerical abilities: he tells us about the underlying science. Elegantly wri..

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Cats Who Changed the World: 50 cats who altered history, inspired literature... or ruined everything

The cat-tastic companion to Dogs Who Changed the World. 50 awe-inspiring stories of cats who have altered history, inspired art and literature, reunited lost lovers, saved lives, or just ruined e..

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Chicken Keeping Pure and Simple: A Fun, Friendly Guide to Backyard Chicken Keeping

Get started keeping chickens in your own backyard with this down-to-earth guide by popular chicken-fluencer Nikki Husted (@purelychickens). Keeping chickens can look almost glamorous online. It's..

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Cockatiel as Pet: A proper guide to raising and keeping cockatiel as pet

Cockatiels are great as pets. They are clever, cuddly and can be easily socialized. Although cockatiels are generally easy to care for because of their small size, this book will provide you with some..

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Conversatio: In the company of bees

Through Noble's art and newly commissioned essays, the book traverses Noble's deep interest in how humans relate to bees. From images of communities of bees to tintype photographs showing the beau..

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Cool Chickens

Uncover all that is interesting about chickens from facts about breeds, to poetry, jokes, and sayings with this comprehensive guide!Did you know that chickens are the closest living relative of the Ty..

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Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life: The Definitive Visual Guide to Prehistoric Animals

Magnificent imagery coupled with contextual and extensive information on dinosaurs and much more "Visitors to a natural history museum could not explore the number of examples contained here" - B..

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Dog

Once we were strangers, legs bent the wrong way, rough voices falling to the wind ... But in our hearts we wanted more than this. In our hearts, we knew there was more. 'A tour de force.' -..

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Dog Encyclopedia, The: The Definitive Visual Guide

A celebration of the canine world, combining history with practical information on dog breeds, health, care, and training Explore the history and variety of our most faithful companions in this v..

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Dog Grooming for Beginners: Simple Techniques for Washing, Trimming, Cleaning & Clipping All Breeds of Dogs

Save money and bond with your dog by learning the tricks and techniques of dog grooming. From haircuts to shampoos to brushing teeth, this affordable, adapted edition of DIY Dog Grooming teaches you t..

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Dog Hearted: Essays on Our Fierce and Familiar Companions

From Carl Phillips asking how wildness is tamed, to Esm Weijun Wang finding moments of stillness in the simple act of observing her dog, to Cal Flyn befriending a sled dog called Suka in Finland, here..

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Dogs in early New Zealand photographs

Adorable and sometimes surprising historic images of New Zealand dogs and their owners. This entertaining selection of over 100 photos of New Zealand dogs reveals some of the more curious ways in..

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Easy Peasy French Bulldog: Your Simple Step-By-Step Guide to Raising and Training a Happy French Bulldog

My name is Steve Mann and I'm an expert dog trainer with over 30 years of experience. In this book, I will teach you how to raise your French Bulldog to be healthy and happy. All breeds are different,..

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Eloquence of the Sardine: Secret Life of Fish & Other Underwater Mysteries

Humans have identified just a fraction of the 2.2 million species living in the sea. Roughly 91% of all marine species remain unknown: myths still to be written, discoveries still to be made, blank pa..

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Empire of Ants: The Hidden Worlds and Extraordinary Lives of Earth's Tiny Conquerors

'Beautifully written and filled with mind-boggling wonders' - Dave Goulson, author of A Sting in the Tale 'Thrilling, compellingly readable and paradigm-shattering' - Charles Foster, author..

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Felinity: An Anthology of Illustrated Cats from Around the  World

With a history tracing back to ancient Egypt, cats have not only gained the favour of humans by repelling pests, but have also provided us with companionship and plenty of entertainment. Needless to s..

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Flamingo

Rarely does a bird mesmerise us as much as the flamingo: Graceful, elegant and decked out in colourful plumage, it has evolved into a trendy bird with a cult following in recent years. And no one can ..

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Fledgling

Read the powerful account of one woman's struggle to reshape her identity when all normality has fallen away. When lifelong bird-lover Hannah Bourne-Taylor moved with her husband to Ghana seven years ..

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Flight Paths: How the mystery of bird migration was solved

For the past century, scientists and naturalists have been steadily unravelling the secrets of bird migration. How and why birds navigate the skies, traveling from continent to continent-flying thousa..

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Funny Farm: My Unexpected Life with 600 Rescue Animals

An inspiring and moving memoir of the author's turbulent life with 600 rescue animals. Laurie Zaleski never aspired to run an animal rescue; that was her mother Annie's dream. But from girlhood, ..

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Golden Eagles: Legendary Birds of Prey

For centuries, the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) has been the archetype of the majestic bird of prey. The awe-inspiring birds have fascinated people of all cultures around the world with their prou..

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Golden Mole and Other Living Treasure, The

'A rare and magical book. I didn't want it to end.' - Bill Bryson A pangolin's tongue is longer than its body. It keeps it furled in a nifty pouch near the hip A swift flies 200,000 miles in..

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H is for Hawk

This book is Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2014. It was shortlisted for the the Costa Biography Award 2014. As a child, Helen Macdonald was determined to become a falconer, learni..

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Healthy Dog, Happy Dog: Help your dog live a healthier, longer life with a fresh food diet

Take charge of your dog's health with a fresh, unprocessed diet. Feeding dogs a fresh, wholefood diet can help with digestive issues, skin conditions, weight management and overall wellbeing. I..

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Heavy Petting: Dog Massage

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Honey Bee Pests and Diseases: A complete guide to prevention and management

Honey Bee Pests and Diseases provides up-to-date information on the management of honey bee diseases found globally, not just in the U.S., Europe, or Australia. Of particular interest are the explanat..

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Honeybee: The Busy Life of Apis Mellifera

Follow the life cycle of this devoted and extraordinary worker as she cleans the hive, tends to larvae and the queen, builds wax comb, and guards the hive from invaders - before embarking on her first..

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How 2 Train A _____

How to use Applied Behavior Science to train any type of animal...

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How Dogs Learn

...this book should be on every animal trainer's bookshelf for future reference. How Dogs Learn covers the content of an undergraduate course in learning and behavior, but the examples are taken from ..

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How to Care about Animals: An Ancient Guide to Creatures Great and Small

An entertaining and enlightening anthology of classical Greek and Roman writings on animals - and our vital relationships with them. How to Care about Animals is a fascinating menagerie of passag..

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How to Speak Whale:  Voyage Into the Future of Animal Communication

A thrilling investigation into whale science and animal communication, and a poignant look at how science may change our relationship with animals forever. In 2015, wildlife filmmaker Tom Mustill w..

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Knits for Dogs: Sweaters, Toys and Blankets for Your Furry Friend

Created to suit your dog's individual needs, the 16 knitted patterns - including jumpers, neckerchiefs and snoods - can be sized up or down to suit a range of small to medium sized breeds. And for tho..

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Kraken: The Curious, Exciting, and Slightly Disturbing Science of Squid

The ocean is the last remaining source of profound mystery and discovery on Earth with eighty percent of it still largely unexplored; thus, it is of perennial fascination. In Kraken: The Curious, Exci..

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Life on Our Planet: Accompanies the Landmark Netflix Series

Accompanying an 8-part Netflix series from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and George Lucas's Industrial Light and Magic, a new 'Walking with Dinosaurs' that offers a stunning re-examination o..

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Life on the Rocks: Building a Future for Coral Reefs

FINALIST FOR THE L.A. TIMES BOOK PRIZE NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORKER AND BOOKLIST The story of the urgent fight to save coral reefs, and why it matters to us all Coral..

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Livestock Production in New Zealand

This fully updated, comprehensive book is an indispensable guide to the management of dairy cattle, beef cattle, sheep, deer, goats, pigs, poultry, horses and farm dogs in New Zealand...

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