Natural history

    Thirty years of butterflies in traditional lancashire and Cheshire

    By Peter Hardy

    Hardback £45.00

    Thirty years of Butterflies in traditional Lancashire and Cheshire. A regional butterfly atlas with a difference: taking three ten-year periods (last decade of the 20th century and the first two decades of the 21st), this book documents the changes in distribution and abundance of all the butterfly species which...

    Sea Anemones and Corals of Britain and Ireland

    By Chris Wood

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    Paperback Save £1.53 = £14.42

    A comprehensive guide to all known sea anemones and corals found in British and Irish inshore waters. It is an essential companion for divers, snorkelers, rockpoolers and students who want to identify and know more about the sea anemones and corals they find.

    Essential Guide to Beachcombing and the Strandline

    By Steve Trewhella

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    Paperback £15.20

    This book will satisfy your curiosity about the treasures found cast up on the beach strandline. Every find has a story to tell and we aim to answer the questions that arise from each beachcombing discovery. Clear photographs and descriptions are accompanied by information about the natural history of the...

    Allotment Fiasco

    By Alan Cale

    Paperback £10.00

    The second book by this author. The first was a true life, historical story of a families tragedies and triumphs. This is a romp through Rural England, a land of allotmenteers and would be naughty councillors. Of good triumphing over not so good.

    Snapshots - A Wildlife Miscellany in Verse

    By Anthony Boniface

    Paperback £7.99

    In the present collection, the author realises his thoughts and observations on the wildlife he has seen on his travels round the world via the medium of both Japanese Haiku and other poetic forms, including rhyming poetry and free verse.

    Last Wild Place

    By Mike Tomkies

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    Paperback £13.85

    A reprint of one of Mike Tomkies' classic wilderness books. Includes an appreciation of his life and work and a celebration of nature at its most rugged and spectacular.

    World's Best Bird Songs

    By Hannu Jannes

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    Hardback £9.05

    This beautifully illustrated and very useful book and audio CD combination brings together 80 of the most remarkable species from around the world.

    Arctic Charr in the Lochs of Scotland

    By Colin Adams

    Paperback £42.95

    The Arctic Charr is a fish of wild places. It is the fish that is capable of thriving in the harsh conditions found in the fresh waters of the far north where no other fish can. Its toughness in these extreme environments, its stunning beautiful colours (more usually...

    Goldilocks and the Water Bears: The Search for Life in the Universe

    By Louisa Preston

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    Paperback £8.45

    'Highly recommended' Financial Times Today we know of only a single planet that hosts life: the Earth. But across a Universe of at least 100 billion possibly habitable worlds, surely our planet isn't the only one that, like the porridge Goldilocks sought, is just right for life? Astrobiologists search the...

    Rescue Dogs and Their Second Lives

    By Angela Patmore

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    Paperback £7.85

    An inspirational guide to re-homing rescue dogs.

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