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              Secret Worlds: The extraordinary senses of animals

              Secret Worlds: The extraordinary senses of animals (Hardback)

              By Stevens, Martin

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              Our senses are very limited compared to those of other species; some animals see ultraviolet light, communicate using electricity, or navigate long distances with magnetic information. Martin Stevens discusses the remarkable senses in nature and what they are used for, uncovering... how they work and how they are shaped by ecology and the environment.
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              ISBN 9780198813675
              Released NZ 2 Sep 2021
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Four Middle English Mystery Cycles: Textual, Contextual, and Critical Interpretations
               

              Four Middle English Mystery Cycles: Textual, Contextual, and Critical Interpretations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stevens, Martin

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              Martin Stevens examines the four extant complete cycles of Middle English mystery plays in light of the most recent research on the manuscripts, sources, and records relating to the medieval drama. The first comprehensive treatment of all four of the cycles, the book emphasizes t...he study of the surviving manuscripts as texts distinct from their per
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              ISBN 9780691609614
              Released NZ 15 Jun 1987
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Princeton Legacy Library
              Language (English)
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              Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead
               

              Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead (Hardback)

              By Stevens, Martin

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              The natural world is not a harmonious place. In the fight to survive and reproduce, any advantage in getting a mate, finding food, or avoiding predators pays dividends. Martin Stevens explores how animals and plants trick, cheat, and deceive each other to their own advantage in t...heir bid for survival.
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              ISBN 9780198707899
              Released NZ 16 Feb 2016
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Four Middle English Mystery Cycles: Textual, Contextual, and Critical Interpretations
               

              Four Middle English Mystery Cycles: Textual, Contextual, and Critical Interpretations (Hardback)

              By Stevens, Martin

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              Martin Stevens examines the four extant complete cycles of Middle English mystery plays in light of the most recent research on the manuscripts, sources, and records relating to the medieval drama. The first comprehensive treatment of all four of the cycles, the book emphasizes t...he study of the surviving manuscripts as texts distinct from their per
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              ISBN 9780691637860
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2016
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Princeton Legacy Library
              Language (English)
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              Animal Camouflage: Mechanisms and Function

              Animal Camouflage: Mechanisms and Function (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Stevens, Martin; Merilaita, Sami

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              Synthesises the current status of camouflage research and understanding, presenting recent developments and demonstrating the important problems that remain.

              ISBN 9780521152570
              Released NZ 5 Sep 2011
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Stevens' Course in Puppetry
                

              Stevens' Course in Puppetry (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stevens, Martin

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              Here is a chance to study with one of the great North American puppeteers. Originally published as a twenty session correspondence course - the last session being written specifically for the individual student. This book includes all the known final sessions plus a reprint of a ...1947 article by the author in Popular Mechanics.
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              ISBN 9780921845164
              Publisher Charlemagne Press
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              The New Ellesmere Chaucer Monochromatic Facsimile

              The New Ellesmere Chaucer Monochromatic Facsimile (Hardback)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Stevens, Martin; Edited by Woodward, Daniel

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              The Ellesmere Manuscript is the most complete, authentic version of the Canterbury Tales and the most famous literary treasure in the Huntington Library's collections. This facsimile can be a useful teaching tool in courses on Chaucer and the history of the book.

              ISBN 9780873281621
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1996
              Publisher Huntington Library Press,US
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              The Ellesmere Chaucer: Essays in Interpretation

              The Ellesmere Chaucer: Essays in Interpretation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Stevens, Martin; Woodward, Daniel

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              This volume of essays was produced in conjunction with a full-size facsimile of the Huntington's Ellesmere manuscript of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales (ISBN 0873281624). The introductory essays and appendices, prepared by Woodward and Stevens, explains the significance and construct...ion of the facsimile and summarise the conservation work done on the manuscript as the facsimile was in the making. Essays by fourteen internationally known British, American, and Japanese scholars discuss the physical construction of the Ellesmere manuscript, its decoration and illustration, its text and language, the ways in which the arrangement and presentation of the manuscript affect the meaning of the text, the order of tales in the manuscript, the relationship of this work to contemporary literary efforts and practices, and the provenance of the manuscript before its acquisition by H E Huntington in 1917. As a reflection of the significance of this manuscript in an increasingly English-reading world, the volume concludes with a survey of Chaucer studies in Japan.
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              ISBN 9780873281669
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1997
              Publisher Huntington Library Press,US
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Een Nieuwe Heup of Knie: Hoe Wordt U Weer Lichamelijk En Sportief Actief?
                

              Een Nieuwe Heup of Knie: Hoe Wordt U Weer Lichamelijk En Sportief Actief? (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd 2020 ed., Contains 1 Paperback / softback)

              Edited by Stevens, Martin; Seeber, Gesine; Van Den Akker-Scheek, Inge; Thoelken, Sophie

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              Dit boek helpt mensen met een heup- of knieprothese gezond en fit ouder te worden. In eerste instantie door lichamelijke revalidatie en fysieke inspanning, maar ook bijvoorbeeld door de terugkeer naar werk. Het boek is bedoeld voor (familie van) personen die binnenkort een heup- ...of knieprothese krijgen of er al een hebben. Ook is het een goede informatiebron voor (para)medici. Een nieuwe heup of knie gaat verder dan de gebruikelijke patientenvoorlichting. Zo leest u over artrose, de gewrichtsvervangende operatie, de revalidatie, oefeningen die thuis gedaan kunnen worden, seksuele activiteit, terugkeer naar het werk en het belang van lichamelijke en sportieve activiteiten. Dat laatste is extra belangrijk voor mensen met een heup- of knieprothese. De prothese groeit namelijk beter vast en het valrisico vermindert. Ook leest u over de zaken waar rekening mee gehouden moet worden bij fysieke inspanning: bewegingsbeperkingen en slijtage, bijvoorbeeld. En over de invloed van gezonde voeding en overgewicht op de levensduur van de prothese. De onderwerpen in dit boek zijn gekozen op basis van vragen en opmerkingen van mensen die zelf een prothese krijgen of hebben. De voorbeelden komen uit de praktijk en de concrete adviezen sluiten daar naadloos op aan. Een nieuwe heup of knie is geschreven door een multidisciplinaire groep deskundigen, zodat alle aspecten waar de patient mee te maken krijgt, behandeld worden.
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              ISBN 9789036824644
              Publisher Bohn Stafleu van Loghum
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              Language (Dutch; Flemish)
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              Animal Camouflage: Mechanisms and Function

              Animal Camouflage: Mechanisms and Function (Hardback)

              Edited by Stevens, Martin; Merilaita, Sami

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              Synthesises the current status of camouflage research and understanding, presenting recent developments and demonstrating the important problems that remain.

              ISBN 9780521199117
              Released NZ 3 May 2013
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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