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Great South Land: How Dutch Sailors Found Australia and a British Pirate Almost Beat Captain Cook (Audiobook)

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Great South Land: How Dutch Sailors Found Australia and a British Pirate...

Rob Mundle

Humanities; Australasian & Pacific history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Maritime history

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Australian author Rob Mundle tells the fascinating story of how Dutch sailors found Australia but lost it to a British pirate.... [more]

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Island Home: A Landscape Memoir

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Island Home: A Landscape Memoir

Tim Winton

Autobiography: literary; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Humanities

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A wild, rhapsodic celebration of Australia and its landscape, from one of its finest writers [more]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

David Hume

Humanities; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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This text introduces David Hume's philosophy to a European culture. It presents challenging views about the limited powers... [more]

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Happiness by Design: Finding Pleasure and Purpose in Everyday Life

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Happiness by Design: Finding Pleasure and Purpose in Everyday Life

Paul Dolan

Humanities; Psychology: emotions

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As a Professor of Behavioural Science at the London School of Economics, the author conducts original research into the measurement... [more]

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Good Ideas

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Good Ideas

Michael Rosen

Humanities; Health & Self-Help; Child care & upbringing; Educational: History; Personal & social issues

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<b>We live in a world surrounded by all the stuff that education is supposed to be about: machines, bodies, languages, cities,... [more]

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Jupiter's Travels

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Jupiter's Travels

Humanities; Travel writing

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On 6 October 1973 Ted Simon knew there was no going back. He loaded up his 500cc Triumph Tiger in the pouring rain and said... [more]

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Village Vets: One Country Town, Two Best Mates and a Farm Load of Animals

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Village Vets: One Country Town, Two Best Mates and a Farm Load of Animals...

Anthony Bennett, James Carroll

Memoirs; Humanities; Veterinary medicine

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Best mates since they met on their first day at uni, Anthony Bennett and James Carroll both dreamed of working with animals... [more]

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Mr Smiley: My Last Pill and Testament

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Mr Smiley: My Last Pill and Testament

Howard Marks, Larry Love

True crime; Humanities

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Howard Marks is the most famous drug smuggler of his age, and a hero to a generation. On his release from one of America's... [more]

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Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

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Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

Anita Anand

Biography: historical, political & military; Humanities; Feminism & feminist theory; Revolutionary groups & movements

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Part of a biographer s job is to rescue forgotten figures, and in Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary Anita Anand... [more]

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How I Rescued My Brain

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How I Rescued My Brain

David Roland

Humanities; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Coping with illness

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As a psychologist specialising in court assessments, David Roland often saw the toughest, most heartbreaking cases. The emotional... [more]

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Gene Genius: Understand Your DNA and Create Your Own Genetic Roadmap to Health and Happines

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Gene Genius: Understand Your DNA and Create Your Own Genetic Roadmap to...

Dr Margaret Smith, Sue Williams

Humanities; Genetics (non-medical); Popular medicine & health

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Ever wondered why someone on exactly the same diet loses weight much faster than you? Puzzled about why you crave a sugar... [more]

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Interestingly Enough: The Life of Tom Keneally

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Interestingly Enough: The Life of Tom Keneally

Stephany Evans Steggall

Biography: literary; Humanities

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For five decades Tom Keneally has been one of Australia's finest and most loved writers. Celebrated across the world as a... [more]

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De Profundis

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De Profundis

Oscar Wilde

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays; Humanities

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While imprisoned, Wilde wrote this long letter of recrimination to his lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. It offers fascinating insights... [more]

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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear (Audio Book)

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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear (Audio Book)

Elizabeth Gilbert

Humanities; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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Traditional Chinese edition of the instant #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth... [more]

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Porcelain: A Memoir

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Porcelain: A Memoir

Moby

Electronic music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humanities

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The rock musician Moby explores his path from suburban poverty and alienation to a life of beauty, squalor, and unlikely... [more]

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The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream (Audio Book)

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The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream (Audio Book)

Katharine Norbury

Memoirs; Humanities; Travel writing

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Part travelogue, part memoir, this deeply moving story of adoption, grief and marriage. Destined to be a classic of memoir.... [more]

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Agony (Audio Book)

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Agony (Audio Book)

ABC

True stories; Humanities

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Our beloved Agony Aunts and Uncles return in a new six-part series covering a diverse range of topics that will get you thinking,... [more]

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The Best Gallipoli Yarns and Forgotten Stories

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The Best Gallipoli Yarns and Forgotten Stories

Rebecca Macauley, Jim Haynes

Humanities; Society & culture: general

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This is not a history, nor is it an individual soldier's story. Rather Jim Haynes has done what he does so well and pulled... [more]

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Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller

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Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller

Jennifer Kloester

Biography: literary; Humanities

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Georgette Heyer remains an enduring international bestseller, read and loved by four generations of readers and extolled by... [more]

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Life by Design: Steve Jobs

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Life by Design: Steve Jobs

George Beahm

Humanities; Coping with death & bereavement

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In 2005, Steve Jobs gave a commencement address to the 114th graduating class at Stanford University. This speech went on... [more]

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The Happiness Advantage:: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work

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The Happiness Advantage:: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That...

Shawn Achor

Humanities; Advice on careers & achieving success

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Our most commonly held formula for success is broken. Conventional wisdom holds that if we work hard we will be more successful,... [more]

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Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World (Audio Book)

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Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World (Audio...

Matthieu Ricard

Humanities; Popular psychology

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The author of the international bestseller Happiness makes a passionate case for altruism - and why we need it now more than... [more]

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The Korean War (Audio Book)

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The Korean War (Audio Book)

Max Hastings

Humanities; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Korean War

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On 25 June, 1950, the invasion of South Korea by the Communist North launched one of the bloodiest conflicts of the last century.... [more]

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Das Reich: The March of the 2nd SS Panzer Division Through France (Audio Book)

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Das Reich: The March of the 2nd SS Panzer Division Through France (Audio...

Max Hastings

Humanities; Second World War

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Within days of the D-Day landings, the 'Das Reich' 2nd SS Panzer Division marched north through France to reinforce the front-line... [more]

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Nemesis: The Battle for Japan 1944-45

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Nemesis: The Battle for Japan 1944-45

Max Hastings

Humanities; Second World War

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Featuring the most remarkable cast of commanders the world has ever seen, the dramatic battle for Japan of 1944-45 was acted... [more]

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