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The Ape's Reflexion

By: Adrian Desmond

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Blond & Briggs: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232681

ISBN: 0856340693

Condition: Good Condition


A thoughtful discussion of whether apes use language. 288 pages. Item Type: Ex-Library. Usual library stamps and markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0856340693. ISBN/EAN: 9780856340697. Inventory No: 232681. Hardcover View more info

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The Ape's Reflexion

By: Adrian Desmond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1980

Seller ID: 232711

ISBN: 070433335X

Condition: Good Condition


A thoughtful discussion of whether apes use language. 288 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 070433335X. ISBN/EAN: 9780704333352. Inventory No: 232711. Paperback View more info

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Trees of the British Isles

By: Barry Tebbs [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Orbis: 1984

Seller ID: 246248

ISBN: 0856136336

Condition: Near Fine Condition


264 pages. Fully Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Horticulture; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 0856136336. ISBN/EAN: 9780856136337. Inventory No: 246248. Paperback View more info

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California Redwoods and the North Coast

By: Bob Van Normann [Photographs]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: California, FVN Corporation: 1984

Seller ID: 245573

ISBN: 0915687003

Condition: Good Condition


32 pages. Fading to spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Forestry; United States; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 0915687003. ISBN/EAN: 9780915687008. Inventory No: 245573. Paperback View more info

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The Redwoods and California's North Coast

By: Bob Van Normann [Photographs]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: California, FVN Corporation: 1986

Seller ID: 245574

ISBN: 0915687011

Condition: Very Good Condition


Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Forestry; United States; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 0915687011. ISBN/EAN: 9780915687015. Inventory No: 245574. Paperback View more info

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The Order of Man - A Biomathematical Anatomy of the Primates

By: Charles Oxnard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hong Kong University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 225381

ISBN: 9622090478

Condition: Very Good Condition


This book describes a new view of the zoological order, Primates, the order to which we, ourselves belong. In it, Professor Oxnard reviews, in both words and pictures, the conventional relationships of the primates as seen from centuries of anatomical study and decades of biomolecular investigation. 366 pages. Light fading to spine edge. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 9622090478. ISBN/... View more info

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Mammals of the Rocky Mountains

By: Chris Fisher, Don Pattie, Tamara Hartson

Price: $17.00

Publisher: USA, lone Pine Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 242108

ISBN: 1551052113

Condition: Very Good Condition


A colorfully illustrated field guide to 126 mammals common to the wide ranges of the Rocky Mountains. Full-page color photos, color illustrations, tracks and range maps are just some of the components of this guide. 296 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 1551052113. ISBN/EAN: 9781551052113. Inventory No: 242108. Paperback View more info

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The Trials Of Life - A Natural History of Animal Behaviour

By: David Attenborough

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins / BBC Books: 1990

Seller ID: 230489

ISBN: 0002199122

Condition: Very Good Condition


Phenomenal colour photographs form the cornerstone of Attenborough's new book which, along with its companion TNT TV series, picks up where the first two left off. Life on earth traced the development of animal life from its beginnings, and The living planet concentrated on how the environment shapes the bodies of animals. Now Attenborough examines how animals use those bodies how they behave and why. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. 320 pages. Dust Jac... View more info

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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth

By: David Attenborough

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Collins / BBC: 1984

Seller ID: 234738

ISBN: 0002191393

Condition: Very Good Condition


Nowhere on our planet is devoid of life. Plants, animals and man thrive or survive within the extremes of climate and almost infinite variety of domicile which it offers. Single species and often whole communities, adapt to make the most of ice-cap and tundra, forest and plain, desert, ocean and volcano. The adaptations are sometimes extraorfinary: fish which walk or lay eggs on leaves in mid air; snakes that fly; flightless birds that graze like deer; and bears which gr... View more info

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The Great Seasons

By: David Bellamy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder & Stoughton: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 246917

ISBN: 0340257202

Condition: Very Good Condition


153 pages. Illustrator: Sheila Mackie. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0340257202. ISBN/EAN: 9780340257203. Inventory No: 246917. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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Continent in Crisis

By: David Smith

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 1990

Seller ID: 240428

ISBN: 0140111697

Condition: Good Condition


201 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; Australian. ISBN: 0140111697. ISBN/EAN: 9780140111699. Inventory No: 240428. Paperback View more info

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Kauri: A King Among Kings

By: Geoffrey Erne Adams

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Zealand, Wilson & Horton: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 247257

ISBN: 0868640204

Condition: Fair Condition


Piece missing to bottom corner of front cover. 80 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Forestry; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 0868640204. ISBN/EAN: 9780868640204. Inventory No: 247257. Paperback View more info

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At The End Of The Rainbow - Gold, Land and People in the Brazilian Amazon

By: Gordon MacMillan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 244269

ISBN: 0231103557

Condition: Very Good Condition


Throughout the 1980s, a combination of widespread poverty and favourable gold prices encouraged hoards of wildcat miners to penetrate some of the Amazon's rainforest headwaters in search of new deposits. Now, hundreds of makeshift camps threaten the future of both the rainforest and the indigenous people who inhabit it. This book explains how gold fever came to grip the Amazon and considers the changes it has brought to the region. It contains a vivid account of the viol... View more info

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In The Wild with Harry Butler

By: Harry Butler

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, ABC Books: 1980

Seller ID: 245612

ISBN: 064297442X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Australian natural history: 1) Tropical Australia; 2) Lake Argyle; 3) Barrow Island; 4) Gibson Desert; 5) South West Forest. 128 pages. Item Type: TV Tie-in. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian; Australia; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 064297442X. ISBN/EAN: 9780642974426. Inventory No: 245612. Hardcover View more info

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In The Wild Part Two with Harry Butler

By: Harry Butler

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, ABC Books: 1979

Seller ID: 245613

ISBN: 0642974764

Condition: Very Good Condition


128 pages. Item Type: TV Tie-in. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian; Australia; Natural History & Resources; Animals & Nature::Natural History. ISBN: 0642974764. ISBN/EAN: 9780642974761. Inventory No: 245613. Hardcover View more info

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The Great Barrier Reef

By: James Woodford

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2010

Seller ID: 234851

ISBN: 1405039965

Condition: Very Good Condition


The real Great Barrier Reef is not just a single clown fish or a colony of branching stag horn coral. Nor is it simply the crystal clear water, cocktails and beautiful bodies of the tourist ads. It is not just the stage for murders, mishaps, shipwrecks, or shark attacks. The real Great Barrier Reef is a living thing - a 2600-kilometre-long, untamed organism, made up of trillions of animals. It is the magnificent and terrifying home to the wild things of nightmares and ha... View more info

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Nearer Nature

By: Jim Arnosky

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books: 1996

Seller ID: 235063

ISBN: 0688122132

Condition: Near Fine Condition


A young reader's introduction to nature follows a naturalist's reflections and observations over the course of a year spent tracking wildlife and tending a Vermont farm. 160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0688122132. ISBN/EAN: 9780688122133. Inventory No: 235063. Hardcover View more info

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Nature of Australia - A Portrait of the Island Continent

By: John Vandenbeld

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Collins: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 230288

ISBN: 0732200032

Condition: Very Good Condition


Accompanying a six-part television series that is airing on the PBS-TV network this fall, this book is the first authoritative account of Australia's natural history to reach American readers, and its publication is perfectly timed with the country's bicentennial. 150 full-colour photos and 30 maps. Small closed tear to top of dust jacket. 292 pages. Item Type: TV Tie-in. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Aus... View more info