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1 Silent Spring (Paperback)

by Julian Huxley, Rachel Carson, Lord Shackleton

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 28/09/2000

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Exposes the destruction of wildlife through the widespread use of pesticides. This book aims to creates public awareness of the environment. Read more

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2 London's Lost Rivers (Paperback)

by Paul Talling

Format: Paperback 192 pages
Published: 05/05/2011

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From the sources of the Fleet in Hampstead's ponds to the mouth of the Effra in Vauxhall, via the meander of the Westbourne through... Read more

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3 The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption (Paperback)

by Simon Winchester

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 04/07/2002

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Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured map - the first... Read more

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4 The Burning Question: We Can't Burn Half the World's Oil, Coal and Gas. So How Do We Quit? (Paperback)

by Mike Berners-Lee, Duncan Clark

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 15/04/2013

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5 Zeitoun (Paperback)

by Dave Eggers

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 24/02/2011

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In August 2005, as Hurricane Katrina blew in, the city of New Orleans has been abandoned by most citizens. But resident Abdulrahman Zeitoun, though... Read more

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6 Explorers of the Nile: the Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure (Paperback)

by Tim Jeal

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 07/06/2012

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Between 1856 and 1876, five explorers, all British, took on the seemingly impossible task of discovering the source of the White Nile. This title... Read more

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7 1421: The Year China Discovered the World (Paperback)

by Gavin Menzies

Format: Paperback 656 pages
Published: 01/01/2003

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In 1421, the largest fleet the world had ever seen set sail from China under the command of Emperor Zhu Di's loyal eunuch admirals. But by the... Read more

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8 Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage - Voyages Promotion (Paperback)

by Alfred Lansing

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 04/05/2000

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Adventure, shipwreck, storms and survival on the high seas. Read more

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9 Ultimate Navigation Manual (Paperback)

by Lyle Brotherton

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 15/09/2011

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All the techniques you need to become an expert navigator. Read more

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10 Climate Changed: A Personal Journey Through the Science (Paperback)

by Philippe Squarzoni

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 01/04/2014

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A look at the causes, controversies and consequences of climate change--and what we can do about it. Read more

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