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Young biographies featuring some of the most famous figures in the history of science.
David Attenborough in His Own Words
An audio portrait of Sir David Attenborough, Britain's best-known natural history film-maker.
David Attenborough: The Early Years
Includes Zoo Quest for a Dragon, Quest in Paradise, and Quest Under Capricorn.
David Attenborough’s Collected Life Stories
Two complete BBC Radio 4 series, written and presented by Sir David Attenborough, and featuring all 40 episodes and some of the world's strangest plants, insects and creatures. Life Stories: Which animal would Sir David most like...
David Attenborough’s Life Stories
Features twenty episodes about some of the strangest plants and creatures from around the world. This title includes stories that help to find out the real reason why animals sing, the story behind a 150-million-year-old feather...
David Attenborough’s New Life Stories
A second series of the popular Radio 4 series Point of View . This is David Attenborough's personal point of view in which he examines another twenty marvels of the natural world in 10-minute cameos. His enthusiasm is as...
Galapagos with David Attenborough (DVD)
Explore a world full of mystery and wonder. Filmed in one of the most extreme and hard-to-reach locations in the world, Galapagos with David Attenborough is the multi-award winning natural history broadcasters unique...
David Attenborough Wildlife Specials Dvd
Narrated by David Attenborough this collection of Wildlife Specials is a 2 disc set featuring six 50 min films from the world's leading natural history film makers. Each Wildlife Special uses new...
Galapagos With David Attenborough (DVD)
Filmed in one of the most extreme and hard-to-reach locations in the world, Galapagos with David Attenborough is the multi-award winning natural history broadcasters unique exploration of the environments and species of the...
David Attenborough Natural Curiosities Series 1 Dvd
David Attenborough has spent a lifetime documenting the natural world. He's met a great number of nature's most extraordinary creatures yet there are certain stories of bewildering animals that...
Attenborough In Paradise Dvd
2 DVD's. This release is a collection of the one-off programmes that David Attenborough has recorded over his first 50 years in broadcasting. Episodes include - 'Attenborough In Paradise', 'The Lost...
Attenborough: 60 Years In The Wild (DVD)
Sir David Attenborough revisits his award-winning shows, shares anecdotes from an astonishing career spanning 60 years, returns to the Borneo jungle as he tracks a lifetime of developments in filming technology and scientific...
David Attenborough’s First Life: A Journey Back in Time with Matt Kaplan
The epic story of the beginning of life on Earth from the much loved and respected naturalist, writer and broadcaster, Sir David Attenborough.
The Wisdom of David Attenborough: Thoughts of a National Treasure
Sir David Attenborough perhaps personifies the title of 'National Treasure' better than any other. Having been on our screens for more than sixty years, his groundbreaking documentaries have continually highlighted the true beauty...
Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster
Sir David Attenborough is Britain's best-known natural history film-maker. He is also Britain's most respected and lauded natural history broadcaster and writer, championing conservation and standing at the forefront of issues...
Drawn from Paradise: The Discovery, Art and Natural History of the Birds of Paradise
Drawn from Paradise is David Attenborough's journey through the cultural history of the birds of paradise, one of the most exquisite and extravagant, colourful and intriguing families of birds.
Life on Air
Tells stories of the people and animals. This book tells us of author's experiences of filming in the 21st century.
When Bjork Met David Attenborough
An Eye for Nature: The Life and Art of William T. Cooper
'the best ornithological illustrator alive' -David Attenborough In the work of artist William T.Cooper, platypuses swim in green underwater worlds, waves throw up blankets of spray, embers glow in the aftermath of a bushfire, a...
Life On Air Dvd
There are few TV presenters who are as popular, charismatic and well loved as David Attenborough. Yet Sir David has had an extraordinary professional history off screen too which also provides an...
Bbc Natural World Collection Dvd
Originally conceived as ?The World About Us" by Sir David Attenborough in 1967. Now being brought to DVD for the first time.
This specially compiled selection features six episodes: On The Trail Of...
Big Questions From Little People … Answered By Some Very Big People
Suitable for anyone who wants to understand the complexities of life, the universe and why cakes taste so nice, this book includes answers from Sir David Attenborough, Dame Kelly Holmes, Bear Grylls, Derren Brown, Noam Chomsky, Dr...
David Attenboroughs Life On Land Dvd Encyclopedia
Twenty years ago, Sir David Attenborough started making a series of programmes about the different groups of living organisms that inhabit the lands of our planet - birds and mammals, plants and...
Alfred Russel Wallace: Letters from the Malay Archipelago
This volume of newly transcribed letters documents the travels of the Victorian naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace in the Malay Archipelago, during which he famously discovered natural selection independently of Darwin. Vivid with...
Amazing Rare Things: The Art of Natural History in the Age of Discovery
The Royal Collection, held at Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace and Holyroodhouse, has been shaped by royal taste over five hundred years. This title introduces the collection's natural history artworks. It represents a period...
Life in Cold Blood
Reptiles and amphibians ruled the world for nearly 200 million years. Together, they not only outnumber mammals or birds but in their variety and extraordinary behaviour, they far surpass them. This book traces the story of their...
Life in the Undergrowth
Dealing with life in the undergrowth, this book shows that for every pound of humans on Earth, there are 300 pounds of insects. It shows the reader bugs, beetles, creepy-crawlies, scorpions and centipedes, mites and mantids,...
Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster
For fifty years David Attenborough has entertained, educated, and generally enchanted millions worldwide with his pursuit of the secrets of life in its many guises. This book begins when, at twenty-four, Attenborough throws over...
Life in Cold Blood
Travels to the far corners of the Earth to tell the epic story of amphibians and reptiles. The author explains the ways amphibians and reptiles have changed little from their prehistoric forebears while also demonstrating how they...
Drawn from Paradise: The Natural History, Art and Discovery of the Birds of Paradise with Rare Archival Art
Drawn from Paradise is David Attenborough,s journey through the cultural history of the birds of paradise, one of the most exquisite and extravagant, colourful and intriguing families of birds.
The Life of Birds
Based on the ten-part program on PBS, this work presents the drama, beauty, and eccentricities of the natural world with unusual flair and intelligence. It reviews the ideas about how and when creatures first took to the air - and...
Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster
When, aged 26, David Attenborough applied for a job in the BBC - which then meant radio - he was promptly turned down. But someone saw his rejected application letter and asked, would he like to try television? He would, and...
Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown
A spectacular journey through this vast continent, with inspiring photography capturing wildlife behaviour, amazing new creatures and magical landscapes.
The Zoo Quest Expeditions
David Attenborough first established his current reputation on television with his Zoo Quest series, and these original accounts of his travels proved him to be an excellent writer and a gifted and amusing story teller.
Media, Ecology and Conservation: Using the Media to Protect the World’s Wildlife and Ecosystems
Focuses on global connectivity and the role of new digital and traditional media in bringing people together to protect the worldas endangered wildlife and conserve fragile and threatened habitats.
Grace Wyndham Goldie, First Lady of Television
The very first publicly-transmitted television in the world came from a tiny studio in Alexandra Palace in 1936. Its only viewers were a few hundred visitors to an exhibition in west London, promoted by a group of radio...
Does My Goldfish Know Who I Am?: and hundreds more Big Questions from Little People answered by experts
Why do zebras have stripes? Why do we close our eyes when we sneeze? Why are farts flammable? Why do we have recessions when we can just print more money? With over 300 real questions from primary school aged children, this book...
Climate Change Dvd
Sir David Attenborough undertakes a personal journey to discover how global warming is changing the planet he knows so well. Examining the evidence for this confusing phenomenon, Sir David finds out...
Life In The Freezer Dvd
Antarctica is the wildest, coldest, most isolated continent on Earth. Covered and surrounded by 90% of the world's ice, it's 14 million square kilometres are doubled each winter by the freezing of the...
Life Of Mammals Four Dvd Box Set
THE LIFE OF MAMMALSAN EPIC TALE OF SURVIVALWRITTEN AND PRESENTED BY DAVID ATTENBOROUGH"Mammals, those creatures that are furry, warm-blooded, and nourish their young with milk, are the most popular of...
Private Life Of Plants Dvd
In The Private Life Of Plants, David Attenborough takes us on a guided tour through the secret world of plants, to see things no unaided eye could witness. He shows us the struggles of plants to...
Great Natural Wonders/greatest Wildlife Show On Earth Dvd
Two superbly filmed David Attenborough nature specials on one DVD.
Great Natural Wonders of the World takes us on a journey across the seven continents in search of the most impressive and inspiring...
Life In The Undergrowth Dvd
David Attenborough reveals a secret universe - it is teeming with life and is all around us, yet we never see it. It is the world of the very small, and it is a world of sex, drugs and violence. Here...
Planet Earth Complete Series Bluray Dvd
Over the years the BBC has shown viewers the most incredible sights on the planet, but there is an even more amazing world out there that has never been seen, and it was captured for the first time in...
Tribal Eye Dvd
Sir David Attenborough, the godfather of natural history TV has introduced generations to the wonderful world of wildlife. Beyond natural history he's had a huge influence as a broadcaster since he...
Planet Earth Special Edition Dvd
This BBC natural history crown jewel combines rare action, impossible locations and intimate moments with our planets best-loved, wildest and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the...
Frozen Planet Dvd
This landmark, six-part series from the BBCs world renowned
Natural History Unit brings to the screen the frozen wildernesses
of the Arctic and Antarctic. Ambitious and epic in scale, it is the
ultimate close encounter with the...