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 History

Oliver Sutherland tell his story as “Last inhabitant of Shackleton’s Hut” when he was working as a biologist studying penguins in the Antarctic in 1962.

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: SHACKHUT
: oliversutherland
: oliversutherland
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: Oliver Sutherland
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Last inhabitant of Shackleton's Hut
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Category:

 Nature

From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautiful, inspired and demented ways in which we have come to terms with our watery planet. In the third of his watery books, the author goes in pursuit of human and animal stories of the se... read more

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: 9780008133689
: HarperCollins Publishers
: Fourth Estate Ltd
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Philip Hoare
: 384
: 551.46
: Paperback
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Rising Tide Falling Star
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Description: The magic and mystery of the woods are embedded in British culture, from ancient folklore to modern literature. They offer us refuge: a place to play, a place to think. They are the generous providers of fuel, timber, ... read more

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: 9781786071668
: Oneworld Publications
: Oneworld Publications
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: Peter Fiennes
: 634
: English
: Hardcover
: books
Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain
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Description: What is it that makes humans, human? As science and technology challenge the boundaries between life and non-life, between organic and inorganic, this ancient question is more timely than ever. Acclaimed Object-Oriented philosopher Timothy Mo... read more

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: 9781786631329
: Verso Books
: Verso Books
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: Timothy Morton
: 128
: English
: Hardcover
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Humankind : Solidarity With Non-Human People
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 Nature

The incredible under-water world of William Trubridge. A memoir of an aquatic affinity, the power of the subconscious mind and testing the limits of human physiology. William Trubridge spent his childhood on a sailing boat, waking to the sound of the sea. He set off for New Zealand from the UK w... read more

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: 9781775541134
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: 234mm X 152mm X 28mm
: New Zealand
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: William Trubridge
: 320
: Paperback
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Oxygen
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 Medicine

Henry Marsh has spent a lifetime operating on the surgical frontline. There have been exhilarating highs and devastating lows, but his love for the practice of neurosurgery has never wavered. Prompted by his retirement from his full-time job in the NHS, and through ... read more

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: 9781474605892
: Orion Publishing Co
: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Henry Marsh
: 288
: 610.92
: en
: 1
: Paperback
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Admissions A Life in Brain Surgery
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Roosters that deceive their hens? Mother deer that grieve? Horses that feel shame? We humans tend to assume that we are the only living things able to experience feelings intensely and consciously. But have yo... read more

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: 9781847924551
: Vintage Publishing
: The Bodley Head Ltd
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Peter Wohlleben
: 224
: 590
: en
: Paperback
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The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion - Surprising Observations of a Hidden World
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2014 was the hottest year since record keeping began back in 1880.  July 2015 was recently confirmed as the globe's hottest month ever recorded, both on land and in the oceans.  This December a major inter... read more

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: 9780908321735
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Veronika Meduna
: 92
: 577.22
: Paperback
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Towards a Warmer World : What Climate Change Will Mean for New Zealand's Future (BWB Texts)
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New Zealand's native wildlife is in crisis. It's being slaughtered by pests and we need to intervene more frequently, more comprehensively, and across a broader front than we currently are if we are to protect our mainland population... read more

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: 9780947503000
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 235mm X 160mm
: New Zealand
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: Dave Hansford
: 250
: 333.9540993
: Paperback
: books
Protecting Paradise : 1080 and the Fight to Save New Zealand's Wildlife
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'Most of the time I have no idea what to do with them or what to say in response to them.'
Award-winning New Zealand poet Glenn Colquhoun is also a doctor who works with struggling young people at the margins, painfully... read more

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: 9780947492892
: David Bateman
: David Bateman
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Glenn Colquhoun
: 120
: 344.93041
: Paperback
: books
Late Love: Sometimes Doctors Need Saving as Much as Their Patients (BWB Texts)
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Tiny pieces of space rock called micrometeorites are everywhere on Earth. In Search of Stardust shows you how to find them! The solar system is a dusty place. Every day approximately 100 metric tons of cosmic dust ... read more

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: 9780760352649
: Voyageur Press Inc
: Voyageur Press Inc
: 229mm X 229mm
: United States
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: Jon Larsen
: 1500 color photos
: 152
: 523.5/1
: English
: Hardcover
: books
In Search of Stardust : Amazing Micrometeorites and Their Terrestrial Imposters
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Category:

 Medicine

Series:BWB Texts

Can a sugar tax improve public health? Even if it can, is it the right thing to do? One of New Zealand's foremost health scientists, Mike Berridge, teams up with tax expert Lisa Marriott to explore the issue.This BWB Text explains the relationship between sugar and ill-health, a... read more

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: 9780947518301
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Mike Berridge
: Paperback
: books
Sugar, Rum and Tobacco
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