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  • How Dogs Love Us
    How Dogs Love Us (Paperback) Gregory Berns

    Neuroscientist Gregory Berns had spent decades using MRI imaging technology to study how the human brain works, but a different question still nagged at him: What is my dog thinking?

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  • Birds of Trinidad and Tobago
    Birds of Trinidad and Tobago (Paperback) Martyn Kenefick, Robin L. Restall

    This compact field guide uses the relevant images from Birds of Northern South America to create new plates specific for Trinidad and Tobago. The text is new and has been written specifically to assist in the field identification of every species that occurs on Trinidad.

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  • Sharks of the World
    Sharks of the World (English, Hardback) David A. Ebert, Sarah Fowler

    Sharks of the World is the essential book for everyone interested in sharks, from the expert requiring a major reference work, to the layperson fascinated by their beauty, biology and diversity.

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  • The Extended Selfish Gene
    The Extended Selfish Gene (English, Hardback) Richard Dawkins

    As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research. This extended edition includes a new epilogue from the author and two key chapters from The Extended Phenotype.

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  • An African Love Story
    An African Love Story (Paperback) Dame Daphne Sheldrick

    Tells the story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. This book covers a typical day for the author that involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat of poaching for the ivory trade.

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  • Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction
    Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Tristram D. Wyatt

    Animal behaviour is a central topic of zoology, and with the development of ideas concerning the role of genes as well as environment the subject has been transformed. Tristram Wyatt gives a modern view, including a sense of the power of gene knock-outs, computing, and image analysis to enable detailed experiments and observations of behaviour.

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  • Reef Fish Identification
    Reef Fish Identification (English, Paperback) Paul Humann, Ned DeLoach

    The book features more than 200 additional species, hundreds of improved photos, scientific name changes and range extensions. The popular field guide contains the most current and comprehensive information available for divers, naturalists and aquarists chronicling marine fishes ranging from Thailand to Tahiti. The new edition includes 2,000 species with 2,500 photographs of fishes in their natural habitat. The user-friendly guide groups species in 20 color-coded identification groups based on similar physical or behavioral characteristics. Multiple photographs for many species show variations in color and markings, life cycle phases and gender. Accompanying species accounts include common and scientific names, family, size, visual descriptions, geographical ranges and distinctive characteristics, making the visual identification of a particular species easier than ever before.

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  • RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds
    RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds (Paperback) Peter Holden, Stuart Housden

    The RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds is the ideal reference for keen birdwatchers and visitors to Scotland alike, and this fully updated second edition is richer and more comprehensive than ever. Over 250 species are covered in detail with each account including information on identification, voice, habits, habitat, food, breeding, ecology, seasonal movements, population and conservation. More than...

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  • Dinosaurs
    Dinosaurs (English, Paperback) David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel

    Fully updated, lively and beautifully illustrated in full colour, Dinosaurs encourages students to ask questions and think like a scientist.

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  • A Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand
    A Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand (English, Paperback) Julian Fitter, Don Merton

    New Zealand is commonly described as 'the land of birds.' This book contains over 600 photographs of the more than 350 bird species likely to be seen in this area of the world. It includes full descriptions of all native species and regular visitors, distribution maps and measurements, and key information on national parks.

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  • Birds of Stone
    Birds of Stone (English, Hardback) Luis M. Chiappe, Meng Qingjin

    Anyone interested in the history of life-from paleontologists to inquisitive birders-will find Birds of Stone an irresistible feast for the eyes and mind.

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  • A Guide to Freshwater Fishes of Oregon
    A Guide to Freshwater Fishes of Oregon (English, Paperback) Douglas F. Marle

    Provides the first authoritative guide to the native and non-native freshwater fishes found in Oregon. It provides identification aids and images for most of the 137 known species and subspecies. Larval and juvenile stages and hybrids are also illustrated for some groups.

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  • Crap Taxidermy
    Crap Taxidermy (English, Hardback) Kat Su

    A humorous look at what happens when taxidermy goes terribly wrong, by the founder of the hit website relaxed toad enjoying a smoke and a brew. A cat with eerily flexible front legs. A smiling lion with receding gums. Whether you choose to laugh or cringe at these spectacularly bad attempts at taxidermy, you won't be able to tear your eyes away from the curiosities inside....

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  • Birds of Central Asia
    Birds of Central Asia (Paperback) Manuel Schweizer, Raffael Aye

    The definitive field guide to the birds of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan.

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  • The Genius of Birds
    The Genius of Birds (English, Hardback) Jennifer Ackerman

    Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. According to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence....

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  • Insects and Other Arthropods of Tropical America
    Insects and Other Arthropods of Tropical America (English, Paperback) Paul E. Hanson, Kenji Nishida

    With their beautifully illustrated guide to insects and other arthropods, Paul E. Hanson and Kenji Nishida put the focus on readily observable insects that one encounters while strolling through a tropical forest in the Americas.

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  • The Sting of the Wild
    The Sting of the Wild (English, Hardback) Justin O. Schmidt

    With colorful descriptions of each venom's sensation and a story that leaves you tingling with awe, The Sting of the Wild's one-of-a-kind style will fire your imagination.

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  • The Soul of an Octopus
    The Soul of an Octopus (English, Paperback) Sy Montgomery

    "In this astonishing book from the author of the bestselling memoir The Good Good Pig, Sy Montgomery explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus--a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature--and the remarkable connections it makes with humans. Sy Montgomery's popular 2011 Orion magazine piece, "Deep Intellect," about her friendship with a sensitive, sweet-natured...

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  • Venomous
    Venomous (English, Hardback) Christie Wilcox

    Venomous reveals that the animals we fear the most actually hold the keys to a deeper understanding of evolution, adaptation, and immunity. Thrilling and surprising at every turn, Venomous will change the way you think about our natural world.

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  • Fine Lines
    Fine Lines (English, Hardback) Stephen H. Blackwell, Kurt Johnson

    The first comprehensive, interdisciplinary accounting of Nabokov's scientific work, its significance in his artistry, and his contribution to evolutionary theory

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