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Britain's Treasure Islands

Britain's Treasure Islands

A Journey to the UK Overseas Territories
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By: Stewart McPherson (Author), Colin Clubbe (Editor), Martin A Hamilton (Editor), Mike Pienkowski (Editor), Catherine Wensink (Editor), Alastair S Robinson (Editor)

Publisher: Redfern Natural History

Hardback | Jul 2016 | #224642 | ISBN-13: 9781908787217
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In Pursuit of Butterflies

In Pursuit of Butterflies

A Fifty-Year Affair
Biography / Memoir

By: Matthew Oates (Author), Patrick Barkham (Foreword By)

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Paperback | May 2016 | #226302 | ISBN-13: 9781472924520
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Hardback | Jun 2015 | #219858 | ISBN-13: 9781472924506
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Where the Wild Thyme Blew

Where the Wild Thyme Blew

Growing up with Nature in the Fifties and Sixties
Biography / MemoirNew

By: Peter Marren (Author)

Publisher: Peter Marren (privately published)

Hardback | Oct 2016 | #232259 | ISBN-13: 9781874357766
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The Great Soul of Siberia

The Great Soul of Siberia

In Search of the Elusive Siberian Tiger
Biography / MemoirNew

By: Sooyong Park (Author), John Vaillant (Foreword By)

Publisher: William Collins (Harper Collins imprint)

Paperback | Feb 2017 | #233271 | ISBN-13: 9780008156176
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Hardback | Jan 2016 | #226666 | ISBN-13: 9780008156152
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Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace

Letters from the Malay Archipelago

By: Alfred Russel Wallace (Author), John van Wyhe (Editor), Kees Rookmaaker (Editor), Sir David Attenborough (Foreword By)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Paperback | Sep 2015 | #222206 | ISBN-13: 9780199684007
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Hardback | Oct 2013 | #207850 | ISBN-13: 9780199683994
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The Secret Lives of Bats

The Secret Lives of Bats

My Adventures with the World's Most Misunderstood Mammals
Biography / Memoir

By: Merlin D Tuttle (Author)

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Hardback | Oct 2015 | #226794 | ISBN-13: 9780544382275
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Fingers in the Sparkle Jar

Fingers in the Sparkle Jar

Lessons in Life and Death
Biography / MemoirComing Soon

By: Chris Packham (Author)

Publisher: Ebury Press

Paperback | 2017 | #234568 | ISBN-13: 9781785033506
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Hardback | May 2016 | #228312 | ISBN-13: 9781785033483
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Nature's Conscience

Nature's Conscience

The Life and Legacy of Derek Ratcliffe
Biography / Memoir

Series: Wildlife and People (formerly Birds and People) Volume: 6

By: Des Thompson (Editor), Hilary H Birks (Editor), John Birks (Editor), Sir John Lawton (Foreword By)

Publisher: Langford Press

Paperback | Apr 2015 | #216703 | ISBN-13: 9781904078593
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Hardback | Apr 2015 | #216702 | ISBN-13: 9781904078609
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Searching for Pekpek

Searching for Pekpek

Cassowaries and Conservation in the New Guinea Rainforest
Biography / Memoir

By: Andrew L Mack (Author)

Publisher: Cassowary Conservation & Publishing

Paperback | Mar 2014 | #213690 | ISBN-13: 9780989390309
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The Curious Life of Robert Hooke

The Curious Life of Robert Hooke

The Man Who Measured London
Biography / MemoirSPECIAL OFFER

By: Lisa Jardine

Publisher: Fourth Estate

Paperback | Sep 2004 | #147695 | ISBN: 0007151756
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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

Biography / Memoir

By: Alfred Russel Wallace (Author), John van Wyhe (Editor)

Publisher: National University of Singapore Press

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #224591 | ISBN-13: 9789971698201
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Mean and Lowly Things

Mean and Lowly Things

Snakes, Science, and Survival in the Congo
Biography / Memoir

By: Kate Jackson

Publisher: Harvard University Press

Paperback | May 2010 | #184541 | ISBN-13: 9780674048423
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Hardback | May 2008 | #173883 | ISBN-13: 9780674029743
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Naturalists in Paradise

Naturalists in Paradise

Wallace, Bates and Spruce in the Amazon

By: John Hemming (Author)

Publisher: Thames & Hudson

Hardback | Mar 2015 | #217485 | ISBN-13: 9780500252109
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A Passion for Nature

A Passion for Nature

The Life of John Muir
Biography / MemoirSPECIAL OFFER

By: Donald Worster (Author)

Publisher: Oxford University Press USA

Paperback | Jul 2011 | #191041 | ISBN-13: 9780199782246
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Hardback | Dec 2008 | #177340 | ISBN-13: 9780195166828
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The Urban Birder

The Urban Birder

Biography / MemoirSPECIAL OFFER

By: David Lindo (Author), Stephen Moss (Foreword By)

Publisher: New Holland Publishers

Paperback | Sep 2013 | #207838 | ISBN-13: 9781780094946
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Hardback | Aug 2011 | #191189 | ISBN-13: 9781847739506
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An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

Campfire Conversations with Alfred Russell Wallace on People and Nature Based on Common Travel in the Malay Archipelago
Biography / Memoir

By: Paul Spencer Sochaczewski (Author)

Publisher: Editions Didier Millet Pte Ltd

Paperback | Feb 2013 | #203255 | ISBN-13: 9789814385206
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Butterfly People

Butterfly People

An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World

By: William Leach (Author)

Publisher: Vintage Books

Paperback | Jan 2014 | #215755 | ISBN-13: 9781400076925
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Hardback | Apr 2013 | #207059 | ISBN-13: 9780375422935
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Butterflies & Other Insects

Butterflies & Other Insects

My Enduring Impressions
Biography / Memoir

By: Phillip R Ackery (Author)

Publisher: Forrest Text

Paperback | Apr 2012 | #196929 | ISBN-13: 9780956469229
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Turaco Country

Turaco Country

Reminiscences of East African Birding
Biography / Memoir

By: Dale A Zimmerman (Author), Narca Moore-Craig (Editor)

Publisher: Sky Island Press

Hardback | Sep 2015 | #223652 | ISBN-13: 9780982321706
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The Aurelian Legacy: British Butterflies and Their Collectors

The Aurelian Legacy: British Butterflies and Their Collectors

Biography / Memoir

By: Michael A Salmon, Peter Marren and Basil Harley

Publisher: Apollo Books

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #25878 | ISBN: 0946589402
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