This is the first fully illustrated edition of Francis Parkman's famed memoir, published in1849, when the 19th century's most famous historian spent two rambling months exploring the first third of the Oregon
Following Quiet London, Quiet Paris and Quiet New York, comes Quiet Los Angeles, the next in the series that reveals a variety of quiet places in the midst of some of the world's busiest cities.
An intimate portrait of life and love with the most brilliant and beguiling songwriter and performer of the twentieth century.
An absorbing study of how birds think, revealing how science is exploding the myth of our feathered friends being ‘bird brained’, and how recent discoveries may call for us to re-evaluate how
At a time when the world faces pressures from climate change and biodiversity loss, seeds have never been more important. Here, we see how seed-bearing plants evolved, and unravel the science behind