The country life book of the natural history of the British Isles

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Colour Library Books , Godalming
Other titlesNatural history of the British Islands.
Statementeditor Pat Morris.
ContributionsMorris, Pat.
The Physical Object
Pagination288p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22579975M
ISBN 100862839831

The Country Life book of the natural history of the British Isles Hardcover – January 1, by Patrick A.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: The natural history of the British Isles. Includes index. Description: pages. The Natural History of the British Isles is the perfect starting place for anyone interested in the natural world around them.

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With a wealth of facts, remarkable stories, intriguing folklore and beautiful photographs covering some species. Along with snippets of poetry, country recipes, useful cross-references and plenty of pointers to further discovery.

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The story of the natural history of the British isles, this companion book to the BBC TV series has been produced to coincide with its repeat showing as part of the national project Safari UK. The book tells the story of our changing landscape and its wildlife since the last ice age.

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Biography. Sophie Lake and Durwyn Liley are professional ecologists who work at Footprint Ecology and live near the Purbeck Heaths and Poole Harbour in Dorset. They have worked in nature conservation for more than twenty years and this book is the result of their passion for natural history, ecology and the wild places in which they have lived, travelled and worked.

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The British Isles, this archipelago of islands, is to Neil Oliver the best place in the world. From north to south, east to west it cradles astonishing beauty. The human story here is a million years old, and counting. British Isles: A Natural History takes the reader on a journey through time, from the explosive birth of the islands to the rich and varied landscape of today.

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This eclectic editorial mix, combined with stunning photography. British Isles – A Natural History is an eight-part documentary series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit and presented by Alan ally broadcast in the UK on BBC1 from September to Novemberit took viewers on a journey from the formation of what is now the British Isles some 3 billion years ago to the present day, revealing how natural and human forces have shaped.

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