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Creating the Countryside : The Rural Idyll

Author: Verity ElsonRosemary Shirley Publisher: Paul Holberton Publishing Publish Date: 24 Apr 2017 ISBN-13: 9781911300106 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The rural idyll is a powerful force in the British national imagination. This highly original and vibrant study will examine how key moments in art history have shaped the concept of the idyll […]

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The Country Diaries : A Year in the British Countryside

Author: John HinchcliffeAlan Taylor Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd Publish Date: 14 Jan 2011 ISBN-13: 9781847673268 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The unique beauty of the British countryside has been celebrated down the ages in music, poetry, and art. It has also been celebrated in countless private diaries. This delightful treasury gathers together the […]

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Dinosaurs : The World’s Most Terrifying Creatures

Author: Veronica Ross Publisher: Amber Books Ltd Publish Date: 10 May 2018 ISBN-13: 9781782745839 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Did you know Brachiosaurus means `arm lizard’? Or that Megalodon was a 56ft (17m) long prehistoric shark? Or that Pteranodon had a wingspan of up to 30ft (9m)? For 150 million years, dinosaurs were […]

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Your Ticket To The Universe

Author: Kimberly K. ArcandMegan Watzke Publisher: Smithsonian Books Publish Date: 02 Apr 2013 ISBN-13: 9781588343758 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English An entertaining and accessible trip to the most interesting stops in the cosmos. Accompanied by dramatic visuals, Your Ticket to the Universe is a hybrid coffee-table book and field guide. Beginning with our […]

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Space 2.0 : How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International Partners are Creating a New Space Age

Author: Rod PyleBuzz Aldrin Publisher: BENBELLA BOOKS Publish Date: 14 Mar 2019 ISBN-13: 9781944648459 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English We’re on the cusp of new era in the great adventure of space exploration. More than a half-century ago, humanity first hurled objects into space, and almost 50 years ago, astronauts first walked on […]

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Astrophysics Is Easy! : An Introduction for the Amateur Astronomer

Author: Michael Inglis Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG Publish Date: 15 Dec 2014 ISBN-13: 9783319116433 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Astrophysics is often -with some justification – regarded as incomprehensible without the use of higher mathematics. Consequently, many amateur astronomers miss out on some of the most fascinating aspects of the subject. Astrophysics […]

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Science Fiction by Scientists : An Anthology of Short Stories

Author: Michael Brotherton Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG Publish Date: 22 Nov 2016 ISBN-13: 9783319411019 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English This anthology contains fourteen intriguing stories by active research scientists and other writers trained in science. Science is at the heart of real science fiction, which is more than just westerns with ray […]

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RHS Practical House Plant Book : Choose The Best, Display Creatively, Nurture and Care, 175 Plant Profiles

Author: Christopher YoungZia AllawayFran BaileyRoyal Horticultural Society Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd Publish Date: 01 Mar 2018 ISBN-13: 9780241317594 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English It’s official: living with houseplants is good for your wellbeing! Turn your living space into an indoor oasis with our handy, easy to follow guide. Discover key indoor gardening design […]

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Word from Wormingford : A Parish Year

Author: Ronald Blythe Publisher: CANTERBURY PRESS NORWICH Publish Date: 06 Jun 2014 ISBN-13: 9781848257108 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English An illustrated collection of the author’s regular weekly column on the back page of the Church Times, where, with a poet’s eye, he observes the comings and goings of the rural world he sees […]

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Foundations of New World Cultural Astronomy : A Reader with Commentary

Author: Anthony Aveni Publisher: University Press of Colorado Publish Date: 30 Sep 2008 ISBN-13: 9780870819001 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Gazing into the black skies from the Anasazi observatory at Chimney Rock or the Castillo Pyramid in the Maya ruins of Chichen Itza, a modern visitor might wonder what ancient stargazers looked for […]

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