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The latest publication in Collins New Naturalist Library is volume 132 and explores the natural history of falcons. Published in 2016.
This book is a biography of Henry Baker Tristram: explorer, ornithologist, and priest. It follows Tristram's epic adventures and love for birds. Published in 2016.
A collection of essays in the Heritage Matters Series: volume 18, The International Centre For Cultural & Heritage Studies – Newcastle University. Published in 2016.
Arguably Holy Island and the Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve are by far the top birdwatching spots in North East England and this book provides a comprehensive account of the birds to be found there every season. Published in 2016.
Volume 5 in The British Natural History Collection, new series aimed at all those with an interest in the mammals and birds of Britain. Published in 2015.
A history of keeping animal collections in Britain, beginning with the first recorded collection of Henry I. Published in 2014.
In this book, Johnathan Smith explains how Darwin managed to illustrate the unillustratable – his theories on natural selection. Published in 2009.
Darwin's Camera looks into the history of photography and how it came to be used in scientific publishing as well as providing insight into the diverse interests of Charles Darwin. Published in 2009.