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Modern Manglish: Gobbledygook Made Plain

Modern Manglish: Gobbledygook Made Plain

Neil James, Harold Scruby

Language: history & general works; Reference; Humour

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'Modern Manglish explores the traditional linguistic traps of mixed metaphors and mispronunciation, new words and old cliches,... [more]

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The World's Most Difficult Quiz: The King William's College General Knowledge Papers

The World's Most Difficult Quiz: The King William's College General Knowledge...

Dr Pat Cullen

Reference; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Puzzles & quizzes

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For 50 years Guardian readers have been stumped by the fiendishly difficult General Knowledge Paper set annually at Christmas... [more]

$28.95

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Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Max Cryer

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; Reference; Popular philosophy

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In 'Preposterous Proverbs', Max Cryer looks at a vast array of proverbs from around the world. Proverbs on birth, food, women... [more]

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And What Do You Do, Mr Gable?

And What Do You Do, Mr Gable?

Richard Flanagan

Prose: non-fiction; Encyclopaedias & reference works

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The collected short pieces of nonfiction from one of Australia's best novelists. 'And what do you do, Mr Faulkner?' asked... [more]

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Books: A Living History

Books: A Living History

Martyn Lyons

Library & information sciences; History: specific events & topics

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Explores one of the most versatile, useful and enduring technologies ever invented: the book. This title charts the evolution... [more]

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James Halliday Australian Wine Companion: 2015 Edition

James Halliday Australian Wine Companion: 2015 Edition

James Halliday

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Cookery, food & drink; Wines

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Released annually, this is the most authoritative and entertaining guide to Australian wine. [more]

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The Aitch Factor: Adventures in Australian English

The Aitch Factor: Adventures in Australian English

Susan Butler

Language: reference & general; Reference

Hardback

Adventures in Australian English [more]

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Star Wars Storyboards: The Prequel Trilogy

Star Wars Storyboards: The Prequel Trilogy

Iain McCaig, Iain McCaig

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Encyclopaedias & reference works; Popular culture

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Star Wars Storyboards: The Prequel Trilogy collects together, for the first time, the complete storyboards for Episodes I... [more]

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Mr. Spock in a Box: Logic and Prosperity Box

Mr. Spock in a Box: Logic and Prosperity Box

Chronicle Books

Television; Science fiction; Dictionaries of quotations; Stationery items

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The Mr. Spock Logic and Prosperity Box encourages fans to tap into their inner Vulcan and take inspiration from Spock's cool,... [more]

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Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World

Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World

Alex Newson

Product design; Reference works; Technical design; Cycling

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One of two new titles in the Design Museum Fifty series published in conjunction with London's prestigious Design Museum.... [more]

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Star Trek: U.S.S Enterprise: Haynes Manual

Star Trek: U.S.S Enterprise: Haynes Manual

Ben Riley Robinson (MARCUS), Marcus Riley

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Science fiction; Reference works; Popular culture

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This long-awaited new Star Trek technical manual--nearly two years in the making--presented in the world-renowned Haynes... [more]

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Japan Travel Atlas

Japan Travel Atlas

Tuttle Publishing

World atlases & world maps; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel maps & atlases

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Finding your way around Japan is a breeze with this handy Tuttle travel atlas. Designed for the adventurous traveler and containing... [more]

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Architectural Styles: A Visual Guide

Architectural Styles: A Visual Guide

Owen Hopkins

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; History of architecture; Reference works

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Have you ever wondered what the difference is between Gothic and Gothic Revival, or how to distinguish between Baroque and... [more]

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Etiquette Secrets: A Simple Guide to Mastering the Art of Manners

Etiquette Secrets: A Simple Guide to Mastering the Art of Manners

Anna Musson

Reference; Lifetyle & personal style guides

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A Simple Guide to Mastering the Art of Modern Manners 1970s Australia was a hotbed of social change, facilitated by the introduction... [more]

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Linear Algebra

Linear Algebra

Sterling K. Berberian

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

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Introductory treatment covers basic theory of vector spaces and linear maps - dimension, determinants, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors... [more]

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A Dictionary of Journalism

A Dictionary of Journalism

Tony Harcup

Reference works; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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This dictionary includes over 1,400 entries covering terminology related to the practice, business, and technology of journalism,... [more]

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China: History and Treasures of an Ancient Civilization

China: History and Treasures of an Ancient Civilization

Stefania Stafutti, Federica Romagnoli

Encyclopaedias & reference works; History; Asian history

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Outlines the history of ancient China, from its origins to the 18th century. This title describes the different aspects of... [more]

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Steve Jobs: Quotable Wisdom

Steve Jobs: Quotable Wisdom

Carol Kelly-Gangi

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Management: leadership & motivation

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With his technological savvy, Steve Jobs forever changed how we communicate, listen to music, and watch video. What made him... [more]

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Wanna Cook?: The Complete, Unofficial Companion to Breaking Bad

Wanna Cook?: The Complete, Unofficial Companion to Breaking Bad

Ensley F Guffey, K Dale Koontz

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Reference works

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I am not in danger . . . I am the danger. With those words, Breaking Bad 's Walter White solidified himself as TV's greatest... [more]

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Christopher Clapham, James Nicholson

Reference works; Mathematics

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This leading dictionary contains over 3,000 clear and concise entries updated in line with curriculum and degree requirements.... [more]

$22.95

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Lonely Planet Melbourne & Victoria

Lonely Planet Melbourne & Victoria

Lonely Planet, Anthony Ham, Trent Holden, Kate Morgan

Reference works; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

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Lonely Planet Melbourne & Victoria is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what... [more]

$34.99

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Greece: History and Treasures of an Ancient Civilization

Greece: History and Treasures of an Ancient Civilization

Stefano Maggi

Encyclopaedias & reference works; History; European history

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This lavishly illustrated volume invites readers to delve into the source of the oldest and most authentic roots of Western... [more]

$54.99

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The Divinity of Dogs: True Stories of Miracles Inspired by Man's Best Friend

The Divinity of Dogs: True Stories of Miracles Inspired by Man's Best Friend...

Jennifer Skiff

Reference; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Dogs as pets

Paperback

A moving collection of amazing stories that will make you laugh and cry, show just how much dogs bring to our lives. [more]

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Lonely Planet Discover Canada

Lonely Planet Discover Canada

Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman, Celeste Brash, John Lee, Sarah Richards

Reference works; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Lonely Planet's Discover Canada is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what... [more]

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Complete Flags of the World

Complete Flags of the World

Reference works; Children's & Educational

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Spanning geography, communications, politics, sport, history, culture, design and art, this book features flags, covering... [more]

$24.99

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