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Birds in Town and Village
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ean: 9781843795964, isbn: 1843795965,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
William Henry Hudson was a founding member of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB). Though born in Argentina, Hudson came to England in 1874, where he remained until his death in 1922. Absorbed by nature, and in particular by the live...
Coal: A Human History
ean: 9781400150878, isbn: 1400150876,
The fascinating, often surprising story of how a simple black rock has altered the course of history. Prized as "the best stone in Britain" by Roman invaders who carved jewelry out of it, coal has transformed societies, powered navies, fueled economi...
Mrs Pankhurst's Purple Feather: Fashion, Fury and Feminism - Women's Fight for Change
By Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781978643635, isbn: 1978643632,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
When Mrs Pankhurst stormed the House of Commons with her crack squad of militant suffragettes in 1908, she wore on her hat a voluptuous purple feather. This is the intriguing story behind that feather. Twelve years before the suffragette movement b...
A Guide To British Farmland Birds: And Their Sounds
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In the fifth of our series of bird guides, Brett Westwood is joined once again by enthusiastic birdwatcher Stephen Moss, and with the help of recordings made by wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson they present this knowledgeable and entertaining gu...
Wild World: A Journey in Sound to the World's Wildest Places
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Experience the great wealth of wildlife on our planet through a journey in sound. In partnership with the Wildlife Sound Recording Society, the British Library is proud to present this two-disc set of recordings from across the globe. The twenty-two ...
Listening in the Field: Recording and the Science of Birdsong (Inside Technology)
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ean: 9780262037624, isbn: 0262037629,
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The transformation of sound recording into a scientific technique in the study of birdsong, as biologists turned wildlife sounds into scientific objects.Scientific observation and representation tend to be seen as exclusively visual affairs. But scie...
Uranium: War, Energy, and the Rock That Shaped the World
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ean: 9781400160327, isbn: 1400160324,
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Uranium is a common element in the earth's crust and the only naturally occurring mineral with the power to end all life on the planet. After World War II, it reshaped the global order-whoever could master uranium could master the world.Marie Curie g...
Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes
A preeminent geneticist hunts the Neanderthal genome to answer the biggest question of them all: What does it mean to be human?
What can we learn from the genes of our closest evolutionary relatives? Neanderthal Man tells the story of geneticist Sv...
Flock Together: A Love Affair with Extinct Birds
By University Press Audiobooks
After stumbling upon a book of photographs depicting extinct animals, B.J. Hollars became fascinated by the creatures that are no longer with us, specifically extinct North American birds. How, he wondered, could we preserve so beautifully on film wh...
Captivated by a chance meeting with a falconer's peregrine as a child, the indelible memory leads the author to flying a peregrine falcon of her own and discovering that the journey is not as much about training the falcon as what it is the falcon ha...
The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time
Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1995
Rosemary and Peter Grant and those assisting them have spent 20 years on Daphne Major, an island in the Galapagos, studying natural selection. They recognize each individual bird on the island, when there are...
By Whole Story Audiobooks
From his Cornish boyhood, Rory recounts his life of birdwatching, observing his first skylark while stoned; his repeatedly failed attempts to get up at the crack of dawn like the real twitchers; and his flawed bid to educate his mate Danny in the way...
To See Every Bird On Earth
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sku: 2152006059, ean: 9781419332999, isbn: 1419332996,
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Richard Koeppel's obsession began at age twelve, in Queens, New York, when he first spotted a Brown Thrasher, and jotted the sighting in a notebook. Several decades, one failed marriage, and two sons later, he set out to see every bird on earth, beco...
A Diamond in the Rough: Surviving Forty Years in the Diamond Mines
By Lemon Press Publishing
True story of survival, lust, greed, and death. The true story of Gil Devos's 40-year career as a buyer of diamonds from the miners who actually flush and force the stones out of the jungles of Guyana, Venezuela, and Central African mines. Gil faces ...
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