Natural History & Pets


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  • Cover scan of The Clydesdale
    The Clydesdale: Workhorse Of The World
    Mary Bromilow - Hardback - Argyll
    One of Scotland's unsung exports to the world, the Clydesdale was once widely used in farming, construction and in war. Mary Bromilow has researched the breed and has collected a rare archive of photos many of which are presented in this book. She charts the history of the Clydesdale and brings teh status of these horses up-to-date.
  • Cover scan of The Clydesdale
    The Clydesdale: Workhorse Of The World
    Mary Bromilow - Paperback - Argyll
    One of Scotland's unsung exports to the world, the Clydesdale was once widely used in farming, construction and in war. Mary Bromilow has researched the breed and has collected a rare archive of photos many of which are presented in this book. She charts the history of the Clydesdale and brings teh status of these horses up-to-date.
  • Cover scan of Scottish Wild Flowers
    Scottish Wild Flowers
    Michael Scott - Paperback - Birlinn
    This guide describes and illustrates over 1000 wild flowers found in Scotland. They are grouped by the habitat in which they can be seen for ease of use, and English, Gaelic and Latin names are provided for each species.
  • Cover scan of A Handbook Of Scotland's Trees, Or, The Tree Planter's Guide To The Galaxy
    A Handbook Of Scotland's Trees
    - Paperback - Saraband
    This concise yet comprehensive handbook covers trees commonly found in Scotland. From seed provenance and propagation to the history and lore of each species, it contains all the information you need to select the right trees for your site and grow them successfully.
  • Cover scan of Growing Barn Owls In My Garden
    Growing Barn Owls In My Garden
    Paul Hackney - Paperback - Whittles
    The barn owl is a 'flagship' species, at the top of the food chain, and its presence or absence is a good indicator of the health of the countryside. This is the story of the author's success in restoring this beautiful bird to areas of the country where its numbers had catastrophically declined.
  • Cover scan of Obair Gun Duais? A Thankless Task?
    Obair Gun Duais? / A Thankless Task?: Alexander Carmichael As A Collector Of Gaelic Bird Names
    Tristan Ap Rheinallt - Paperback - Islands Book Trust
    A history of Gaelic bird names written in Gaelic and English.
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    Wildlife Around Glasgow: 50 Remarkable Sites To Explore
    - Paperback - Glasgow Museums
    Glasgow and the area around it are full of wildlife in a variety of scenic environments. Within the city there are many peaceful greenspaces, including woodlands with bluebells and ancient oaks, wetlands with herons and water voles and country parks with deer. These and many other sites are described in this book.
  • Cover scan of Mangroves And Man-Eaters And Other Wildlife Encounters
    Mangroves And Man-Eaters And Other Wildlife Encounters
    Dan Freeman - Paperback - Whittles
    This is an action-packed book full of anecdotal adventure as the author takes readers on his journeys to find wildlife around the world.
  • Cover scan of In The Shadow Of Slemish
    In The Shadow Of Slemish: My Life With The Hen Harrier
    Don Scott - Paperback - Whittles
    The untold story of the hen harriers' struggle for survival in their formal stronghold, the Glens of Antrim.
  • Cover scan of The Country Diaries
    The Country Diaries: A Year In The British Countryside
    - Paperback - Canongate
    This treasury gathers together excerpts from diaries across the generations to paint a rich and surprising picture of a landscape and a way of life we think we know so well.

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