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Product Description: The Garden Wildlife Manual is the definitive guide to providing your garden with microhabitats and wildlife, showing that with a little thought and effort you can improve your own piece of the environment, however small. This highly practical book includes many DIY projects, with a focus on using recycled materials...read more

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9780857333070 | Haynes Pubns, April 1, 2015, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The Garden Wildlife Manual is the definitive guide to providing your garden with microhabitats and wildlife, showing that with a little thought and effort you can improve your own piece of the environment, however small.

Paperback:

9780345317599, titled "Costly Pleasures" | Ballantine Books, February 1, 1985, cover price $3.95 | also contains Costly Pleasures | About this edition: After being devastated by Duvall's top rival, Cecily Catlow, a beautiful and talented young appraiser, is willing to pay any price to satisfy her need for revenge, and rises to the top of Duvall Inc.

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Product Description: The world since the end of the Second World War often seems to represent the lighter half of the 20th century. Rapid recovery from the ravages of war; the rise of popular culture; the phenomenal growth in affluence, health and quality of life; and, the communications revolution - in the West at least, the story is a good one...read more

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9781848310698 | Icon Books, May 15, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The world since the end of the Second World War often seems to represent the lighter half of the 20th century.

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Product Description: This title introduces the reader to these important forces and how they drive the modern world. Find out what electricity is and how we harness it, discover how electricity and magnetism are related and take a closer look at how many societies rely on electricity...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530044, titled "Electricity and Magnetism" | Evans Brothers Ltd, August 9, 2006, cover price $22.55 | About this edition: Introduces the reader to electricity and magnetism and how they drive the modern world.

Paperback:

9780237541859, titled "Electricity and Magnetism" | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This title introduces the reader to these important forces and how they drive the modern world.

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9781583409947 | Smart Apple Media, August 1, 2006, cover price $34.25 | About this edition: Describes what electricity is and how circuits work, shows how electricty can create magnets, and introduces the principles of magnetism and how they are utilized in the modern world.

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Product Description: This title introduces the planet Earth and the incredibly vast space beyond. Find out how gravity formed the Solar System, take a closer look at our neighboring planets, follow the life of a star, and discover how the Universe may have been born...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530068 | Evans Brothers Ltd, August 9, 2006, cover price $23.80 | About this edition: Introduces the planet Earth and the incredibly vast space beyond.

Paperback:

9780237541842 | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This title introduces the planet Earth and the incredibly vast space beyond.

Library:

9781583409985 | Smart Apple Media, August 1, 2006, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Describes the physical properties of Earth, introduces the different bodies in the solar system, and explains how the universe was formed.

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Product Description: Folding out into eight rooms with two stories, this castle also features a drawbridge and portculiis to raise and lower, a miniature storybook about the family who lived here and how they spent their days, and press-out play figures.

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9781857077377 | Tango Books, November 1, 2011, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Folding out into eight rooms with two stories, this castle also features a drawbridge and portculiis to raise and lower, a miniature storybook about the family who lived here and how they spent their days, and press-out play figures.

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Product Description: - Clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know? passages, and a page of facts for each book- Very visual with a lot of unique photographs and realistic illustrations- Includes scientific vocabulary throughout and a glossary at the end- X-ray pages in each book of the skeleton and internal organs of the featured animal--just hold it up to the light- Comprehensive overview of animals' habitat...read more

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9780531222287 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2009, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Features: - Features a clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know?

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9780531218235 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2009, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: - Clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know?

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Product Description: - Clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know? passages, and a page of facts for each book- Very visual with a lot of unique photographs and realistic illustrations- Includes scientific vocabulary throughout and a glossary at the end- X-ray pages in each book of the skeleton and internal organs of the featured animal--just hold it up to the light- Comprehensive overview of animals' habitat...read more

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9780531222263 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2009, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Features: - Features a clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know?

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9780531218211 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2009, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: - Clear Q & A format, regular Did You Know?

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Product Description: With more than half the population of the US not believing that humans are descended from apes, and to prepare the way for the 150th anniversary of the publication of Charles Darwin's The Origin of the Species throughout 2009, Wooden Books proudly presents the smallest, most up to date little book on evolution ever assembled...read more

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9780802716811 | Walker & Co, October 28, 2008, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: With more than half the population of the US not believing that humans are descended from apes, and to prepare the way for the 150th anniversary of the publication of Charles Darwin's The Origin of the Species throughout 2009, Wooden Books proudly presents the smallest, most up to date little book on evolution ever assembled.

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Product Description: Our planet has an amazing variety of life forms, from fast-running predators to gigantic trees. This book lists some of the fastest, largest and most unusual animals.
By Gerard Cheshire, Tanya Kant (editor) and Rob Walker (editor)

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9780531240267 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Our planet has an amazing variety of life forms, from fast-running predators to gigantic trees.

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Product Description: WOW! Trivia fans will find record breakers of every shape and size in these incredible new World of Wonder books - introducing some of the most intriguing, amazing, fascinating, and surprising people, places, and things in the universe.
By Gerard Cheshire, Stephen Haynes (editor) and Rob Walker (editor)

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9780531240281 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: WOW!

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'Scary Creatures' is an entertaining series investigating the more grisly aspects of natural history. Each book features startlingly realistic illustrations and impressive photographs.

Hardcover:

9781906370152 | Book Hse, April 1, 2008, cover price $19.45

Paperback:

9780531210079 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2008, cover price $8.95

Library:

9780531204481 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2008, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: 'Scary Creatures' is an entertaining series investigating the more grisly aspects of natural history.

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Product Description: Leaping lizards and quivering blobs of poisonous jelly! There's no telling what you'll encounter inside these thrilling books, with special “X-ray” pages that let kids peer clear through to the animal's skeleton, colourful “call-out” illustrations, and myth-busting “Did You Know” questions—everything kids need to safely get to know some real-life scary creatures...read more

Paperback:

9780531210055 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2008, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Leaping lizards and quivering blobs of poisonous jelly!

Library:

9780531204467 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 2008, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Leaping lizards and quivering blobs of poisonous jelly!

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Product Description: An essential guide to the wildlife of the High Andes in Peru, this beautifully- illustrated, full-color guide will appeal to the ardent wildlife enthusiast and curious tourist alike. With additional sections on geography and geology and a chapter covering the best trekking areas and visitor sites (Machu Picchu, Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas, and the Inca Trail, along with the Avenue of the Volcanoes in Ecuador, and Lake Titicaca in Bolivia), this book is the perfect companion for anyone wishing to come away from their trip with a thorough understanding of the high-altitude ecology of Peru and its neighbors...read more

Paperback:

9781841621678 | 1 edition (Bradt Pubns, February 26, 2008), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: An essential guide to the wildlife of the High Andes in Peru, this beautifully- illustrated, full-color guide will appeal to the ardent wildlife enthusiast and curious tourist alike.

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Product Description: If you're interested in the icy polar regions here is the book for you. High quality photographs take you on a journey through nordic waters. One can almost feel the wind and hear the song of the whales.

Hardcover:

9781405486705 | Parragon Inc, May 1, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: If you're interested in the icy polar regions here is the book for you.

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Product Description: This title introduces the reader to the ways in which forces are used in our everyday lives. Find out how forces make things move and change direction, learn about the effects of gravity, and discover how our knowledge of forces has led to the tools that we use today...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530075, titled "Forces and Motion" | Evans Brothers Ltd, August 9, 2006, cover price $23.65 | About this edition: Suitable for Physics students at Key Stage 3 level, this work introduces the reader to the ways in which forces are used in our everyday lives.

Paperback:

9780237541811, titled "Forces and Motion" | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This title introduces the reader to the ways in which forces are used in our everyday lives.

Library:

9781583409954 | Smart Apple Media, August 1, 2006, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Introduces the fundamentals of how forces impact motion, including the forces of gravity and friction, and also covers buoyancy, pressure, and tension.

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Product Description: Sustainable Futures explores the current threats to our world resources and the possible solutions to some of the most urgent and difficult problems facing today's decision-makers. What is a renewable energy source? Is nuclear power a good source of energy? Why are wind farms so controversial? And, how is energy linked to climate change? Energy answers these questions and many others...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530099 | Evans Brothers Ltd, August 9, 2006, cover price $23.80 | About this edition: Introduces the ways in which we use energy in our daily lives.

Paperback:

9780237541804 | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Sustainable Futures explores the current threats to our world resources and the possible solutions to some of the most urgent and difficult problems facing today's decision-makers.

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Product Description: This title introduces the reader to the importance of sound in our daily lives. Find out how sounds are made and detected, learn about some unusual uses of sound, and discover the ways in which sound can be recorded and reproduced...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530082 | Evans Brothers Ltd, August 9, 2006, cover price $24.05 | About this edition: Introduces the importance of sound in our daily lives.

Paperback:

9780237541835 | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This title introduces the reader to the importance of sound in our daily lives.

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Explains what light is and what its properties are, including how colors are produced, how the eye processes light and color, and how light is used in modern technologies, and describes the purpose of color.

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9781583409961 | Smart Apple Media, August 1, 2006, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Explains what light is and what its properties are, including how colors are produced, how the eye processes light and color, and how light is used in modern technologies, and describes the purpose of color.

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Product Description: This title introduces the reader to light and how it shapes life as we know it. Find out what light is, how it travels, and how it allows us to see. Learn all about the colors of light, discover the importance of color and find out how light can deceive the eye...read more

Hardcover:

9780237530051 | Evans Brothers Ltd, June 1, 2005, cover price $24.05 | About this edition: Introduces the reader to light and how it shapes life as we know it.

Paperback:

9780237541828 | Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This title introduces the reader to light and how it shapes life as we know it.

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Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments.

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9780778703112 | Crabtree Pub Co, October 1, 2002, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments.

Prebinding:

9780613813402 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2002, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments.

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Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments.

Paperback:

9780778703235 | Crabtree Pub Co, October 1, 2002, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments.

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Discusses the history of various costumes worn in the nations of the Middle East.

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9781590844342 | Mason Crest, October 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Discusses the history of various costumes worn in the nations of the Middle East.

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Product Description: This title starts by looking at the idea of an element and the classification of elements into the Periodic Table, a table that enables chemists to make many predictions about elements and compounds. The book then contains alphabetical entries for all the elements from actinium to zirconium, giving key physical data plus information on its discovery, its name, where it is obtained from, what are its key features and what it is used for...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780007109357 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, July 1, 2001, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: This title starts by looking at the idea of an element and the classification of elements into the Periodic Table, a table that enables chemists to make many predictions about elements and compounds.

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Text and illustrations identify the plants and animals of the Amazon River region, from the swamps of the Amazon delta through the layers of the tropical rainforest. (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780778703204 | Ill edition (Crabtree Pub Co, April 1, 2001), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Text and illustrations identify the plants and animals of the Amazon River region, from the swamps of the Amazon delta through the layers of the tropical rainforest.

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9780778703082 | Ill edition (Crabtree Pub Co, May 1, 2001), cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Text and illustrations identify the plants and animals of the Amazon River region, from the swamps of the Amazon delta through the layers of the tropical rainforest.

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