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Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World

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Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your...

Bruce Schneier

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Computer security

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Your cell phone provider tracks your location and knows who's with you. Your online and in-store purchasing patterns are recorded,... [more]

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World Hunger: 10 Myths

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World Hunger: 10 Myths

Joseph Collins, Frances Moore Lappe

Central government policies; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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<p>From best-selling authors Frances Moore Lapp&Atilde;&copy; and Joseph Collins comes the 21st century&acirc;&euro;&trade;s... [more]

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

Jon Ronson

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Social groups; Impact of science & technology on society; Humour

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From the Sunday Times top-ten bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a brilliant and hilarious new book exploring the... [more]

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The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures

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The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities...

Christine Kenneally

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Human biology

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The Invisible History of the Human Race describes how biology, psychology, and history shape us as individuals. [more]

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The Taste of Home: In Search of the Secrets of Flavor

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The Taste of Home: In Search of the Secrets of Flavor

Diane Fresquez

Mathematics & Sciences; Cookery, food & drink

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Do men and women experience taste and smell differently? What do apple trees have in common with humans? And what happens... [more]

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Environmental Politics: A Very Short Introduction

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Environmental Politics: A Very Short Introduction

Andrew Dobson

Political science & theory; Mathematics & Sciences; Management of land & natural resources

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Environmental politics is an established part of the political landscape, covering a host of different issues and impacting... [more]

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The Improbable Primate: How Water Shaped Human Evolution

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The Improbable Primate: How Water Shaped Human Evolution

Clive Finlayson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Evolution

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In The Improbable Primate, Clive Finlayson gives a provocative view of human evolution, arguing that the critical factor that... [more]

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Herding Hemingway's Cats: Understanding How Our Genes Work

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Herding Hemingway's Cats: Understanding How Our Genes Work

Kat Arney

Medical genetics; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical)

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How DNA is packed, unpacked, and read--a companion reader to the book of life itself. [more]

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Fungi: A Very Short Introduction

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Fungi: A Very Short Introduction

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Mycology, fungi (non-medical)

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Fungi form an entire biological kingdom, and represent a great diversity of organisms. They are found in the soil, in the... [more]

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The History of Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

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The History of Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

William H. Brock

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Chemistry

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This Very Short Introduction maps the historical development of chemistry from man's earliest exploration in the Stone Age... [more]

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Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Wildflowers

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Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Wildflowers

Leonard Cronin

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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This is both a field guide for travellers and a reference book for the home library. It covers more than 590 wildflowers from... [more]

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The Telomerase Revolution: The Breakthrough That Holds the Key to Slowing the Aging Process

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The Telomerase Revolution: The Breakthrough That Holds the Key to Slowing...

Michael Fossel

Medicine; Maturation & ageing; Popular science

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Science is on the cusp of a revolutionary breakthrough. We now understand more about aging - and how to prevent and reverse... [more]

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The Paradox of Evolution: The Strange Relationship Between Natural Selection and Reproduction

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The Paradox of Evolution: The Strange Relationship Between Natural Selection...

Stephen Rothman

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Developmental biology

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This book examines a little-noted contradiction inherent in the two essential elements of Darwin's theory of biological evolution... [more]

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A Fierce Green Fire: The Life and Legacy of Aldo Leopold

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A Fierce Green Fire: The Life and Legacy of Aldo Leopold

Marybeth Lorbiecki

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment

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Aldo Leopold: A Fierce Green Fire (OUP; 1999) remains the only biography for the general public on Leopold. [more]

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Science for Life: A Manual for Better Living

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Science for Life: A Manual for Better Living

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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A reference tool for informed modern living that separates scientific truth from media myth. [more]

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Who Gets What - and Why: Understand the Choices You Have, Improve the Choices You Make

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Who Gets What - and Why: Understand the Choices You Have, Improve the Choices...

Alvin Roth

Business & Economics; Econometrics; Combinatorics & graph theory

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This book shows how our lives are shaped not only by the choices we make, but by the choices we have. From dating, school... [more]

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The Orbital Perspective: An Astronaut's View

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The Orbital Perspective: An Astronaut's View

Colonel Ron Garan

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

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For astronaut Ron Garan, living on the International Space Station was a powerful, transformative experience - one that he... [more]

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Blood of the Tiger: A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save a Magnificent Species

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Blood of the Tiger: A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save...

J. A. Mills

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: mammals

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Many people think wild tigers are on the road to recovery, but they are in greater danger than ever - from a menace few experts... [more]

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An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

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An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

Russell Marcus, Mark McEvoy

Philosophy; Philosophy: logic; Philosophy of mathematics

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A comprehensive collection of historical readings in the philosophy of mathematics and a selection of influential contemporary... [more]

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A Guide to Mosquitoes of Australia

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A Guide to Mosquitoes of Australia

Richard Russell, Stephen Doggett, Cameron Webb

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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Provides a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to the mosquitoes of Australia and key strategies for managing them [more]

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Seabirds of the World

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Seabirds of the World

David Tipling

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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The rarely seen and exciting world of seabirds is illustrated in all its glory in this new book from renowned wild life photographer... [more]

$39.99

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A World from Dust: How the Periodic Table Shaped Life

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A World from Dust: How the Periodic Table Shaped Life

Ben McFarland

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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In A World From Dust, Ben McFarland brings together the latest genetic, chemical, mathematic, and geological evidence to tell... [more]

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Algebraic Logic

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Algebraic Logic

Paul R. Halmos

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

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Concise volume features ten articles by a prominent mathematician that originally appeared in journals between 1954-59. Covering... [more]

$26.95

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Earth Matters: How Soil Underlies Civilization

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Earth Matters: How Soil Underlies Civilization

Richard D. Bardgett

Mathematics & Sciences; Soil science, sedimentology; Management of land & natural resources; Social impact of environmental issues

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Earth Matters describes the importance of soil, the many ways in which we depend on it, and how humans have worked with the... [more]

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The Best Writing on Mathematics

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The Best Writing on Mathematics

Mircea Pitici

Mathematics & Sciences

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An anthology of the year's finest writing on mathematics from around the world, featuring promising new voices as well as... [more]

$42.95

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