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Where Song Began: Australia's Birds and How They Changed the World

Where Song Began: Australia's Birds and How They Changed the World

Tim Low

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); The natural world, country life & pets; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

Renowned for its unusual mammals, Australia is a land of birds that are just as unusual, just as striking, a result of the... [more]

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My Brief History

My Brief History

Stephen Hawking

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Hardback

Recounts author's improbable journey, from his post-war London boyhood to his years of international acclaim and celebrity.... [more]

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Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown

Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown

Michael Bright

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

A spectacular journey through this vast continent, with inspiring photography capturing wildlife behaviour, amazing new creatures... [more]

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Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--And How It Can Renew America

Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--And How It Can Renew...

Thomas L Friedman

Central government policies; Business & Economics; Environmental economics; Political economy; Applied ecology; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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Friedman's bestseller The World Is Flat has helped millions of readers to see globalization in a new way. Now the author... [more]

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Mind Change: How Digital Technologies Are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains

Mind Change: How Digital Technologies Are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains...

Susan Greenfield

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Discusses the all-pervading technologies that now surround us, and from which we derive instant information, connected identity,... [more]

$35.00

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The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

Simon Singh

Television; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences

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The brainy new book by the bestselling author of Fermat's Enigma--a must for anyone interested in numbers and mathematics... [more]

$19.99

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My Vietnam War

My Vietnam War

Dave Morgan

Biography; Biography: general; Vietnam War; Therapy & therapeutics

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My Vietnam is Dave Morgan's story. A typical 20 year old, he was forced into extraordinary circumstances in Vietnam. [more]

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Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School

Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and...

John Medina

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Most of us have no idea what's really going on inside our heads. Yet brain scientists have uncovered details every business... [more]

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Eat Less, Live Long: Get Healthy, Lose Weight and Prevent Disease with Regular Intelligent Fasting

Eat Less, Live Long: Get Healthy, Lose Weight and Prevent Disease with Regular...

Jason Shon Bennett

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

If you could do a few simple things each day that would make a massive difference to how you age, how long you live, how healthy... [more]

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Fast Beach Diet

Fast Beach Diet

Mimi Spencer

Medicine; Diets & dieting; Travel & Lifestyle

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From the author of the bestselling 5:2 Fast Diet and Fast Diet Recipe Book. Mimi Spencer presents the super-fast 6-week programme... [more]

$17.99

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The Imaginary World of

The Imaginary World of

Keri Smith

Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama); Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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Prompted to think about landscape, place names, maps, currency and more, this book encourages everyone to push their imaginations... [more]

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How I Rescued My Brain: A Psychologist's Remarkable Recovery from Stroke and Trauma

How I Rescued My Brain: A Psychologist's Remarkable Recovery from Stroke...

David Roland

Biography; Memoirs; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Coping with illness

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How I Rescued My Brain is the story of David's neurological difficulties and his remarkable cognitive recovery. It is also... [more]

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Why Aren't We Dead Yet? The Survivor's Guide to the Immune System

Why Aren't We Dead Yet? The Survivor's Guide to the Immune System

Idan Ben-Barak

Immunology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Disease - specifically infectious disease - is what eventually kills the overwhelming majority of us. [more]

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The Reef: A Passionate History

The Reef: A Passionate History

Iain McCalman

Biography: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Coral reefs; The Earth: natural history general

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Iain McCalman's brilliant new book is a passionate history of the Great Barrier Reef told in twelve extraordinary tales. Equal... [more]

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The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction

The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction

Bruce Hood

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Why do we care what others think? What keeps us bound together? How does the brain shape our behaviour? This book deals with... [more]

$14.99

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The Skeleton Cupboard

The Skeleton Cupboard

Tanya Byron

Biography; Memoirs; Clinical psychology

Paperback

Tells stories that are inspired by the author's years of training as a clinical psychologist. This book offers an account... [more]

$29.99

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Invisible: The Dangerous Allure of the Unseen

Invisible: The Dangerous Allure of the Unseen

Philip Ball

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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If you could be invisible, what would you do? The chances are that it would have something to do with power, wealth or sex.... [more]

$59.99

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Hundred Days: The End of the Great War

Hundred Days: The End of the Great War

Nick Lloyd

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; First World War; Civil engineering, surveying & building; Shipbuilding technology, engineering & trades

Hardback

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in November 1918, the guns of the Western Front fell silent. The Armistice, which... [more]

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You're Still Hot to Me: The Joys of Menopause

You're Still Hot to Me: The Joys of Menopause

Jean Kittson

Medicine; Women's health; Coping with personal problems; Humour

Paperback

A fact-filled conversation starter on menopause by comedian and health campaigner Jean Kittson. [more]

$32.99

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Alex Through the Looking-glass: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life

Alex Through the Looking-glass: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect...

Alex Bellos

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

From triangles, rotations and power laws, to fractals, cones and curves, bestselling author Alex Bellos takes you on a journey... [more]

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Not for Greens

Not for Greens

Ian Plimer

Environmental economics; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations; Conservation of the environment; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

The processes required to make a humble stainless steel teaspoon are remarkably complicated and every stage involves risk,... [more]

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The Paper Trail: An Unexpected History of the World's Greatest Invention

The Paper Trail: An Unexpected History of the World's Greatest Invention...

Alexander Monro

History; History: specific events & topics; Pulp & paper technology

Hardback

Tells the story of how paper, a simple Chinese invention, has wrapped itself around our world, with history's most momentous... [more]

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Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread - The Lessons from a New Science

Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread - The Lessons from a New Science

Alex Pentland

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ethical & social aspects of computing

Paperback

Where do ideas come from? How do they get put into action? How can we create social structures that are productive and creative?... [more]

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Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit

Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit

Joyce Chaplin

History; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel writing

Paperback

Highly acclaimed, a witty, erudite, and colourful account of the outrageous ambitions that have inspired men and women to... [more]

$24.99

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2014 Australasian Sky Guide

2014 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide contains everything you need to know about the southern night sky with... [more]

$16.95

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