How to See Birds An Enthusiast's Guide
ISBN: HB: 9781906506698, GMC Group, Papadakis, October 2019
192 pp., 24.7x19 cm, colour illus.
When we see a bird, do we actually notice it? Many of us don't. But in Britain, there are more than a million members of the RSPB and, thanks to social media, there is also a growing number of bird photographers. From the giant raptors of our skies t...
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Our Wonderful Universe An Easy Introduction to the Study of the Heavens
ISBN: HB: 9781906506629, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2017
192 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm
First published in 1928, this introduction to 'the study of the heavens' includes chapters on: 'The Celestial Sphere and its Motions';'The Sun and its Systems'; and 'The Universe of the Stars'. It also features an appendix of interesting astronomical...
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£12,99
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Durability in Construction Rebuilding Traditions in 21st Century Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9781906506551, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2015
224 pp., 25.4x21.6 cm, colour illus.
For centuries the idea of durability was central to the practice of architecture. It went without saying that a building should be made to last as long as possible, with materials and techniques chosen toward this end. Today ephemeral, short term con...
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£30,00
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TeaTime A Taste of London's Best Afternoon Teas (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506575, GMC Group, Papadakis, March 2015
252 pp., 25.4x21.6 cm, colour illus.
A sumptuous portrait of London's best afternoon teas – now in compact edition. Illustrated by world-renowned food photographer Jean Cazals, "TeaTime" takes you on a sumptuous journey round 50 of London's unique and brilliant tea-hotspots, capturing t...
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Wonders of the Plant Kingdom A Microcosm Revealed
ISBN: PB: 9781906506476, GMC Group, Papadakis, September 2014
156 pp., 31x25.2 cm, colour illus.
A ground-breaking collaboration between an artist and two botanists, this book tells the story of how flowers disseminate their pollen and how the pollinated flower turns into a fruit beginning a whole new chapter in a plant's life. It is the success...
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£19,99
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Irreplaceable Woodlands Some Practical Steps to Restoring Our Wildlife Heritage
ISBN: PB: 9781906506537, GMC Group, Papadakis, September 2014
240 pp., 24.8x24.8 cm, colour illus.
This book is not only a beautiful record of the ancient woodlands that, thanks to good management, have continued to thrive, it also constitutes a practical manual and provides inspiration for those working to preserve our existing ancient woodlands,...
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Seeds Time Capsules of Life (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506520, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2014
264 pp., 24.1x15.9 cm, colour illus.
Art and science collaborate on a fascinating story with extraordinary images in a highly-acclaimed book. Seeds, the most complex organs produced by plants, ensure the biodiversity of our planet. They vary from the impressive Seychelles nut that weigh...
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Nanoscience Giants of the Infinitesimal
ISBN: HB: 9781906506230, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2014
192 pp., 24x21.5 cm, colour illus.
In NanoScience:Giants of the Infinitesimal, award-winning science writer Peter Forbes and sculptor Tom Grimsey explore the amazing possibilities that nanotechnology offers us, from clean harvesting solar energy and finding cost-effective methods to d...
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Pollen The Hidden Sexuality of Flowers (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506513, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2014
264 pp., 24.1x15.9 cm, colour illus.
The extraordinary beauty and structure of pollen grains invisible to the naked eye. This book is the result of the shared fascination of an artist and a scientist with the perfect design of organisms too small to be seen without a microscope. Pollen...
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Fruit Edible, Inedible, Incredible (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506421, GMC Group, Papadakis, November 2013
264 pp., 22.9x20.3 cm, colour illus.
Following the award-winning Seeds: Time Capsules of Life, Wolfgang Stuppy and Rob Kesseler explore the fascinating world of fruits through a unique presentation of extraordinary images from around the world accompanied by a lively explanatory text. F...
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