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As part of our comprehensive HomeSkills DIY series, HomeSkills: Landscaping will make your lawn space the envy of your neighborhood. Take a quick glance outside your window. What do you see? If it’s a sprawling panorama of flawless landscaping design, if it looks uncannily like a postcard, then you’re all set! But if, like most of us, your yard is just a bit lacking, then this is your how-to guide to finally achieving the outdoor space you’ve always wanted. HomeSkills: Landscaping offers a …
Amazon / Brand: Cool Springs Press
Price: 196.00 $

The author returns to his natural element to show how to successfully complete construction tasks and apply DIY creativity to make the most of the garden—fences, patios, planters, pergolas, and water features galore! With additional advice on security, plus general maintenance and repairs to the exterior of a property, this book will help those who want to fix up the garden but don t know where to start. Projects include building a stone wall, erecting a panel fence, laying a patio, laying …
Amazon / HarperCollins UK
Price: 195.75 $

This is an essential guide offering expert up-to-date information on successful indoor gardening. The book opens with an introduction to the general types of houseplant from which to choose: glossy evergreens, feathery ferns, elegant palms, cacti and succulents, flowering houseplants and those with variegated foliage.There follows the practical section, with essential clear instructions, professional tips and step-by-step photography which provide the practical know-how for all the basics of houseplant …
Amazon / imusti
Price: 191.78 $

Berkeley s philosophy has been much studied and discussed over the years, and a growing number of scholars have come to the realization that scientific and mathematical writings are an essential part of his philosophical enterprise. The aim of this volume is to present Berkeley s two most important scientific texts in a form which meets contemporary standards of scholarship while rendering them accessible to the modern reader. Although editions of both are contained in the fourth volume of the Works, …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 179.29 $

With their refined beauty and elegant flower form, moth orchids (members of the genus Phalaenopsis are the basic black of the orchid world. In fact, moth orchids are the most popular orchids in the world, accounting for a staggering 75 percent of all orchid plant sales. More than merely beautiful, they are also among the easiest orchids to grow, whether in greenhouses, on windowsills, or under artificial lights.Professional horticulturalist and orchid expert Steven A. Frowine, author of Miniature …
Amazon / Brand: Timber Press
Price: 178.79 $

A series of beautiful, concise guides for growing and propagating native North American plants. William Cullina s fresh and informative take on identifying and caring for native plants comes full circle in Native Ferns, Moss, and Grass, the third book in a series (which also includes Wildflowers and Native Trees, Shrubs and Vines) that combines encyclopedic information about North American species with practical instruction. Cullina notes that ferns, moss, and grasses are the green canvas for colorful …
Amazon / HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT
Price: 175.29 $

A series of eight guides originally published by NOFA (Northeast Organic Farming Association) on organic principles and practices for both the beginner farmer as well as established farmers looking to convert to organic or deepen their practices. Each book is approximately 100 pages, but the information is weighty; the guides use a strong whole-systems farming theory behind their practical advice, as well as offer historical information, further resources, detailed appendices, and profiles of various …
Amazon / Chelsea Green Publishing
Price: 169.00 $

Keckermann remarked of the sixteenth century, never from the begin­ ning of the world was there a period so keen on logic, or in which more books on logic were produced and studies oflogic flourished more abun­ dantly than the period-in which we live. 1 But despite the great profusion of books to which he refers, and despite the dominant position occupied by logic in the educational system of the fifteenth, sixteenth and seven­ teenth centuries, very little work has been done on the logic of the …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 168.92 $

The Chapman and Hall Fish and Fisheries Series occasionally includes books devoted to a single taxon of fish that are of particular interest to fish and fisheries science. All three previous books of this type (Cichlid Fishes, Cyprinid Fishes, Sea Bass) have included important material on commercial fishery exploitation, but Hake: Biology, fisheries and markets, number 15 in the Series, is the first book that focuses on a major global fishery resource. This book brings together detailed analyses …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 166.80 $

Herbs have been the centerpiece of natural healthcare since before the dawn of medicine in ancient Greece. With more than 50,000 strains of herb from around the world currently catalogued by various botanical societies and a small percentage of those serving solid, universally recognized medical purposes, it is no wonder that many people have taken up the hobby of growing their own herbs at home to help with basic things like healing burns or relieving headaches. This book will guide you through …

Excerpt from Luther Burbank, His Methods and Discoveries and Their Practical Application, Vol. 2: Prepared From His Original Field Notes Covering More Than Experiments Made During Forty Years Devoted to Plant Improvement There are many Burbank productions which may be rated as much more important to the world than those treated in this volume; but these have been selected because they reflect, better than others, the various ways in which his methods have been combined to produce final, fixed results; …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
Price: 163.19 $

To attempt to compile a relatively complete bibliography of the theory of functions of a real variable with the requisite bibliographical data, to enumer­ ate the names of the mathematicians who have studied this subject, exhibit their fundamental results, and also include the most essential biographical data about them, to conduct an inventory of the concepts and methods that have been and continue to be applied in the theory of functions of a real variable... in short, to carry out anyone of these …
Amazon / Birkhäuser
Price: 162.69 $

Interest world-wide in the provision of new observational astro­ nomical facilities in the form of ground-based optical telescopes of large aperture has never been higher than exists at present. The benefits to be gained from increased aperture size, however, are only utilised effectively if efficient instrumentation is also available. There have been significant improvements recently in this area, part­ icularly in detector technology and data handling as well as in optical design, so that systems …
Amazon / Ingramcontent
Price: 162.67 $