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We've put together a selection of books especially for Tasmania's residents and visitors. From animals and plants to gardening and children's titles, you're sure to find something of interest.

For more titles, browse or search our online catalogue
 



Australian Garden Rescue
Restoring a Damaged Garden
Mary Horsfall
How to rescue your garden if it has been damaged by natural phenomena, pest attacks or prolonged neglect.
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 256pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486300006 - $39.95
 



Journeys into the Wild
The Photography of Peter Dombrovskis
Peter Dombrovskis, Bob Brown
A selection of the sublime wilderness photography of Peter Dombrovskis.
 
2017 - National Library of Australia - 200pp - Colour photographs
Hardback - 9780642279071 - $39.99
 



Southern Surveyor
Stories from Onboard Australia's Ocean Research Vessel
Michael Veitch
True stories of adventure and discovery onboard the Marine National Facility's research vessel Southern Surveyor.
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 272pp - Colour illustrations
Paperback - 9781486302642 - $35.00
 



The Antarctic Dictionary
A Complete Guide to Antarctic English
Bernadette Hince
A complete guide to the origin and definitions of Antarctic words.
 
2000 - CSIRO Publishing - 404pp
Hardback - 9780957747111 - $34.95
 



Sun, Skin and Health
Terry Slevin
Offers current evidence on key aspects of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer.
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 288pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301157 - $32.95 | On sale until 28 Feb - usually AU $39.95
 



Essential Bushfire Safety Tips
Joan Webster OAM
This completely updated edition lists approximately 3000 tips to help you make an effective bushfire plan.
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 184pp
Small Paperback - 9780643107809 - $29.95
 



Positive Energy Homes
Creating Passive Houses for Better Living
Robin Brimblecombe, Kara Rosemeier
A guide to how positive energy living can be achieved, through homes that power themselves and empower their occupants.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 272pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486303762 - $59.95
 



Chemistry in the Marketplace
Ben Selinger, Russell Barrow
Provides a fascinating and at times amusing insight into the real world uses of chemicals.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 552pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486303328 - $69.95
 



The Australian Bird Guide
Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke, Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack, Kim Franklin
The most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated field guide to Australia’s unique birdlife. Bestseller!
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 576pp
Paperback - 9780643097544 - $49.95
 



A Guide to Stag Beetles of Australia
George Hangay, Roger de Keyzer
A comprehensive, stunningly illustrated guide to this unusual and diverse family of beetles.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 256pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486302086 - $49.95
 



A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia
Robert Whyte, Greg Anderson
The most comprehensive account of Australian spiders ever published.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 464pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643107076 - $49.95
 



The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia
David Andrew
Uncovers the best sites for observing Australia's spectacularly diverse and unique mammals.
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 448pp
Paperback - 9780643098145 - $49.95
 



Bouncing Back
An Eastern Barred Bandicoot Story
Rohan Cleave, Coral Tulloch
A beautifully illustrated story of this marsupial's plight and how it was saved from extinction.
 
DUE Apr 2018 - CSIRO Publishing - 32pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9781486308279 - $24.95
 



Phasmid
Saving the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect
Rohan Cleave, Coral Tulloch
The stunningly illustrated true story of the phasmid and its remarkable journey back from extinction.
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 32pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9781486301126 - $24.95
 



Exploring Soils
A Hidden World Underground
Samantha Grover, Camille Heisler
Take a journey with aspiring soil scientist James and discover the importance of soils in our world.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 32pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9781486305001 - $24.95
 



Hands-On Science
50 Kids' Activities from CSIRO
Sarah Kellett, David Shaw, Kath Kovac
Discover more about the world of science through fun DIY science activities using easy-to-find, everyday materials.
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 128pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486306145 - $24.95
 



Animal Eco-Warriors
Humans and Animals Working Together to Protect Our Planet
Nic Gill
Meet the super dogs, hero rats and cyborg bees keeping our environment safe.
 
2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 144pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486306213 - $24.95
 



Imagining the Future
Invisibility, Immortality and 40 Other Incredible Ideas
Simon Torok, Paul Holper
Get prepared for the fantastic future with this guide to the unbelievable and incredible inventions just over the horizon.
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 144pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486302727 - $24.95
 



Double Helix Issue 21
CSIRO's magazine for tomorrow's scientists
Find out how scientists predict bushfires and build a base camp for Mars in Issue 21, or subscribe at www.doublehelix.csiro.au from $35.
 
NEW Jan 2018 - CSIRO Publishing - 40pp - Colour photographs
Magazine - DH03/21 - $8.50
 


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