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Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

Spillover

Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

Random House (2012)
AU$14.99

First, a horse in Brisbane falls ill: fever, swelling, bloody froth. Then thirteen others drop dead....

The Song Of The Dodo: Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions

The Song Of The Dodo

Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions

Random House (2012)
AU$17.99

Why have island ecosystems always suffered such high rates of extinction? In our age, with all the...

Monster Of God: The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind

Monster Of God

The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind

Random House (2014)
AU$14.99

For millennia, nature's biggest and fiercest predators have tormented mankind. The knowledge and...

Ebola: The Natural and Human History

Ebola

The Natural and Human History

Random House (2014)
AU$9.99

In 1976 a deadly virus emerged from the Congo forest. As swiftly as it came, it disappeared, leaving...

The Chimp and the River: How AIDS Emerged from an African Forest

The Chimp and the River

How AIDS Emerged from an African Forest

Random House (2015)
AU$9.99

The real story of AIDS - how it originated with a virus in a chimpanzee, jumped to one human and...

The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
HarperCollins Publishers (2018)
AU$9.99

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction and A New York Times Notable Book of 2018. ...

The Kiwi's Egg: Charles Darwin and Natural Selection

The Kiwi's Egg

Charles Darwin and Natural Selection

Orion (2015)
AU$12.99

Evolution, during the early nineteenth century, was an idea in the air. Other thinkers had suggested...

The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder

The Boilerplate Rhino

Nature in the Eye of the Beholder

Scribner (2012)
AU$10.99

In 1981 David Quammen began what might be every freelance writer's dream: a monthly column for ...

Wild Thoughts from Wild Places
Scribner (2012)
AU$10.99

In Wild Thoughts from Wild Places, award-winning journalist David Quammen reminds us why he has...

The Flight of the Iguana: A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

The Flight of the Iguana

A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

Scribner (2012)
AU$10.99

From the award-winning author of The Song of the Dodo comes a collection of essays in which...