Category:

 Nature

Series:Welcome to the Museum

Animalium presents the animal kingdom in glorious detail with illustrations from Katie Scott, an unparalleled new talent.
 
Welcome to the Museum is a series of books set on the "walls" of the printed page, showcasing the world's finest collections of ob... read more

General Fields
: 9781760061975
: Bonnier Publishing Australia
: Five Mile
: 37.00 cmmm X 27.00 cmmm
: Australia
Special Fields
: Jenny Broom (Editor); Katie Scott (Editor)
: Hardback
: 1014
: Katie Scott
: en
: 590
: 112
: books
Animalium (Welcome to the Museum)
$42.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

'The bottom line question is: what actions in this time period are truly vital, and will we take them?'  Our climate is changing, in ways that will have long-term impacts for us and for our children.  Yet still we fail t... read more

General Fields
: 9780908321414
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Ralph Chapman
: Paperback
: books
Time of Useful Consciousness : Acting Urgently on Climate Change (BWB Texts)
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Nature

Reading Level:very good

The state of New Zealand's freshwater has become an urgent public issue in recent years. From across the political spectrum, concern is growing about the pollution of New Zealand's rivers and streams. We all know they need fixing. But how do we d... read more

Description: 'It strikes me with great clarity that if you look at the problems in isolation they each seem intractable; but when you grasp that there could be one single solution, then suddenly there is a glimpse of light at the end of the tunne... read more

General Fields
: 9781988545431
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
Special Fields
: Mike Joy
: Paperback
: 363.73940993
: 200
: books
Mountains to Sea: Solving New Zealand's Freshwater Crisis
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Most of us think of Darwin at work on The Beagle, taking inspiration for his theory of evolution from his travels in the Galapagos. But Darwin published his Origin of Species nearly thirty years after his voyages and most of his labours in that time ... read more

General Fields
: 9781788160285
: Profile Books Limited
: Profile Books Ltd
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
Special Fields
: Ken Thompson
: Hardback
: English
: 580.92
: 256
: books
Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants - Darwin's Botany Today
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Nature

Awards:Shortlisted for the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non Fiction 2019

A fascinating, in-depth account of New Zealand's birds, which spans their discovery, their place in both Pakeha and Maori worlds, their survival and conservation, and the illustrations and art they have inspired.
In 1872, the first instalments of ... read more

General Fields
: 9780947503925
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
Special Fields
: Geoff Norman
: Hardback
: 598.0993
: 372
: books
Birdstories: A History of the Birds of New Zealand
$60.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Nature

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams Illustrated Non Fiction Award 2018

The 'mighty totara' is one of our most extraordinary trees. Among the biggest and oldest trees in the New Zealand forest, the heart of Maori carving and culture, trailing no. 8 wire as fence posts on settler farms, clambered up in the Pureora protests of the 1980's... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408190
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 260mm X 224mm
Special Fields
: Philip Simpson
: Hardback
: English
: 634
: 300
: HB
: Colour illustrations
: books
Totara: A Natural and Cultural History
$75.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Frans de Waal has spent four decades at the forefront of animal research. Following up on the best-selling Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?, which investigated animal intelligence, Mama's Last Hug delivers a fascinating exploratio... read more

General Fields
: 9781783784103
: Granta Books
: Granta Books
Special Fields
: Frans De Waal
: Hardback
: 591.5
: viii, 326
: books
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What they Teach Us
$37.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Nature

The signs of climate change are unmistakable even today, but the real transformations have hardly begun. We've been taught that warming would be slow-but, barring very dramatic action, each of these impacts is likely to arrive within the length of a new ... read more

General Fields
: 9780241400517
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Allen Lane
: 2.4 Centimeters X 13.5 Centimeters X 21.4 Centimeters
Special Fields
: David Wallace-Wells
: Paperback
: 363.73874
: 208
: books
The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Nature

Reading Level:near fine
Awards:Shortlisted for the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non Fiction 2019   

The remarkable and inspring story of how New Zealand's native forests were saved between 1960 and 2000. The greatest success stories of the modern environmental movement in New Zealand were the public campaigns to save ... read more

General Fields
: 9780947503130
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
Special Fields
: Paul Bensemann
: Hardback
: 333.75160993
: 240
: books
Fight for the Forests: The Pivotal Campaigns That Saved New Zealand's Native Forests
$70.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

'The remarkable story of an astounding transformation' George Monbiot, author of Feral.In Wilding, Isabella Tree tells the story of the 'Knepp experiment', a pioneering rewilding project in West Sussex, using free-roaming grazing animals to create new h... read more

General Fields
: 9781509805105
: Pan Macmillan
: alliance
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
Special Fields
: Isabella Tree
: Paperback
: English
: 639.90942264
: 320
: books
Wilding:The Return to Nature of a British Farm
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Nature

New Zealand is known for its birds, and the melodic quality of their song. Here, in one book and CD package, is a selection of 60 of the most popular, important or interesting birds. Each bird entry includes information about habitat, distribution, appearance and behaviour of the bird, along with a description of its calls.

General Fields
: 9781869663100
: New Holland Publishers (Nz) Ltd
: New Holland Publishers (Nz) Ltd
: Contains Paperback and audio-CD
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Lynnette Moon, Geoff Moon, John Kendrick, Karen Baird
: Book and CD
: en
: 598.1594
: 48
: approx 73 photographs, colour throughout
: books
New Zealand Bird Calls (Book & CD)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Nature

More and more creatives are yearning to travel and have adventures in the great outdoors. The new scene that has emerged out of this development is designing original outdoor products, improving on existing ones, and reflecting on their experiences in new

General Fields
: 9783899555134
: Die Gestalten Verlag
: Die Gestalten Verlag
: 280mm X 240mm
: Germany
Special Fields
: Jeffrey Bowman; S. Ehmann; R. Klanten
: Hardback
: English
: 796.50284
: 240
: illustrations
: books
The Outsiders - The New Outdoor Creativity
$120.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1