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Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time
 

Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time (Paperback, 1st ed. 2017)

By Treadwell, Timothy

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This astronomy travel guide exposes the many wonderful opportunities for experiencing the observing hobby farther afield. Amateur astronomy is often consigned to observing from home or from a local park, yet it can be much more. Treadwell explores all the possibilities of astrono ...

ISBN 9783319500003
Published 5 April 2017 by Springer International Publish
Interest Age All ages
Series The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series
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Plant Protection in the Pacific 2: Epidemiology Studies...
  

Plant Protection in the Pacific 2: Epidemiology Studies... (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Pone, Semisi

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Studies of characteristics of an uncited potyvirus causing a dieback epidemic of Vanilla fragrans in the kingdom of Tonga. Epidemiological studies show how it is spread and control measures are designed and put into place to halt and reverse this dangerous disease epidemic.

ISBN 9781927308103
Published 1 October 2014
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Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year
  

Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year (Paperback)

By rerekura, Sam

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Puanga is the star Rigel in Orion. Most of the tribes of the Maori people in Aotearoa observed Puanga to mark the beginning of the Maori New Year. In Maori mythology he was believed to be the older brother of Matariki. His cosmic rising between May and June in the early morning s ...

ISBN 9780473278304
Published 23 May 2014
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Wonders of the Sea
 

Wonders of the Sea (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Mulcahy, Kate

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A very diverse range of marine mammals live in New Zealand waters, representing almost half of the world's species. Maui's and Hector's dolphins and New Zealand sea lions are found nowhere else in the world. There are small resident populations of orca and bottlenose dolphins in ...

ISBN 9780987666017
Published 5 October 2012 by Environmental Defence Society
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Tsunami: Nature and Culture

Tsunami: Nature and Culture (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Hamblyn, Richard

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From the legend of Atlantis to the Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004, this book is a cultural, historical and scientific guide to one of the world's most spectacular and deadly natural phenomena.

ISBN 9781780233475
Published 1 February 2015
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Series Earth
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Tok Nogut: An Introduction to Maledictio
 

Tok Nogut: An Introduction to Maledictio (Paperback)

By Slone, Thomas

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A journal article written on cursing in Tok Pisin and the etymology of curse words that entered Tok Pisin and changed the meaning.

ISBN 145094
Published 11 November 2009
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Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience
 

Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience (Paperback)

By Shephard, Ben

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How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This book traces the intellectual journey of four men who met at Cambridge in the 1890s and whose lives interlinked for the next three decades - William Rivers, Grafton Elliot Smith, Ch ...

ISBN 9780099565734
Published 24 June 2015 by Vintage
Interest Age Young Adults
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Under the Mountain Wall

Under the Mountain Wall (Paperback)

By Matthiessen, Peter

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In the Baliem Valley in central New Guinea lived a Stone Age tribe which survived into the twentieth century - the Kurelu. This title illuminates the lives of the Kurelu's with respect and sympathy, capturing a culture untouched by civilisation and vanishing along with the wilder ...

ISBN 9780099575672
Published 8 April 2013 by Vintage
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Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States

Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States (Hardback)

Edited by Stein, Bruce; Kutner, Lynn S.; Adams, Jonathan S.; Foreword by Wilson, Edward O.

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The United States harbours an array of ecosystems which in turn sustain a variety of plant and animal life. This illustrated volume considers how species and ecosystems are faring, what is threatening them, and what is needed to protect the United States' remaining natural herita ...

ISBN 9780195125191
Published 1 June 2000 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Dispersal and Biogeography

The Birds of Northern Melanesia: Speciation, Dispersal and Biogeography (Hardback)

By Mayr, Ernst; Diamond, Jared M.

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Ernst Mayr and Jared Diamond decided in 1970 to collaborate on an authoritative monograph presenting their data and interpretations of the evolution of the birds of the Solomon and Bismark Islands. This text is the culmination of their research.

ISBN 9780195141702
Published 1 November 2001 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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