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Eat Real Food: The Only Solution to Permanent Weight-Loss and Disease Prevention

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Eat Real Food: The Only Solution to Permanent Weight-Loss and Disease Prevention...

David Gillespie

Medicine; Diets & dieting; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

From bestselling author David Gillespie comes the only permanent solution to weight-loss and disease prevention. [more]

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The Nature of the Beast: The First Scientific Evidence on the Survival of Apemen into Modern Times

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The Nature of the Beast: The First Scientific Evidence on the Survival of...

Bryan Sykes

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome; Monsters & legendary beings

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Almost, but not quite human, the yeti and its counterparts from wild regions of the world, still exert a powerful atavistic... [more]

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John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia

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John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia

Fred Ford

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

Hardback

How poignant it is to look at some of Gould's  beautiful images of our animals and know that some are no longer with... [more]

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The Great Barrier Reef: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

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The Great Barrier Reef: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

Queensland Museum

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences

Hardback

The definitive guide to the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world's last great wilderness areas. [more]

$59.95  $40.00

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Longitude

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Longitude

Dava Sobel

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology)

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In the tercentenary year of the Longitude Act, Fourth Estate present an anniversary edition of Dana Sobel's bestselling history... [more]

$29.99  $15.00

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Winged Sentinels: Birds and Climate Change

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Winged Sentinels: Birds and Climate Change

Janice Wormworth, Cagan H. Sekercioglu

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Birds (ornithology)

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A fascinating insight into what climate change means for birds, and the consequences of ignoring the warning signs provided... [more]

$39.95  $20.00

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The Coast of Australia

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The Coast of Australia

Andrew D. Short, Colin D. Woodroffe

Mathematics & Sciences; Geological surface processes (geomorphology)

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The Coast of Australia provides the first comprehensive account of the Australian coast. [more]

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Life in His Hands: The True Story of a Neurosurgeon and a Pianist

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Life in His Hands: The True Story of a Neurosurgeon and a Pianist

Susan Wyndham

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Surgical techniques; Neurosurgery; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Charlie Teo is one of Australia's most celebrated neurosurgeons. His pioneering 'keyhole' techniques have earned him praise... [more]

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The Southern Sky Guide

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The Southern Sky Guide

David Ellyard, Wil Tirion

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A comprehensive and easy-to-use guide to the brilliant and ever-changing sights of the southern sky by night. [more]

$33.95  $10.00

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The Cancer Recovery Guide

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The Cancer Recovery Guide

Dr Kerryn Phelps

Medicine; Popular medicine & health; Coping with illness; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

From Australia's most trusted GP Professor Kerryn Phelps comes a comprehensive, clear and compassionate guide for cancer-sufferers... [more]

$34.99

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Advocate - Science

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Acclaimed popular science author Brian Clegg demonstrates how quantum physics underpins everyday life. [more]

$21.99

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Emergency

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Emergency

Simon Judkins

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Medical profession

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Every day across Australia, specialist emergency physicians do extraordinary things under immense pressure. The stakes are... [more]

$32.99

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End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

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End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

Anthony Barnosky, Elizabeth Hadly

Population & demography; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Global warming; Advocate - Science

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Will the struggle to simply stay alive become humanity's future rather than its past? The grand challenge of the 21st century... [more]

$29.99

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2071: The World We'll Leave Our Grandchildren

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2071: The World We'll Leave Our Grandchildren

Chris Rapley, Duncan Macmillan

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

'An engrossing overview of the most urgent issue of the century' The Times [more]

$19.99

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Letters to My Grandchildren

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Letters to My Grandchildren

David Suzuki

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

In this inspiring series of letters to his grandchildren, David Suzuki offers grandfatherly advice mixed with stories from... [more]

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Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World

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Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World...

Amir Alexander

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The epic story of the origin of calculus [more]

$22.99

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Professor Povey's Perplexing Problems: Pre-University Physics and Maths Puzzles with Solutions

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Professor Povey's Perplexing Problems: Pre-University Physics and Maths...

Thomas Povey

Mathematics & Sciences; Educational: Mathematics & numeracy; Educational: Physics

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The essential guide for would-be students in the mathematical sciences. [more]

$19.99

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

Giulia Enders

Medicine; Physiology; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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The message is simple - if we treat our gut well, it will treat us well in return. But how do we do that? And why do we need... [more]

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This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate

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This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate

Naomi Klein

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

You have been told the market will save us, when in fact the addiction to profit and growth is digging us in deeper every... [more]

$24.99

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The Two-Step Low-FODMAP Diet and Recipe Book

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The Two-Step Low-FODMAP Diet and Recipe Book

Sue Shepherd

Medicine; Diets & dieting; Cookery for specific diets & conditions

Paperback

A comprehensive guide to the relief of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and related gut and food intolerance issues as well... [more]

$34.99

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari

General & world history; History of ideas; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it.... [more]

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On the Move: A Life

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On the Move: A Life

Oliver Sacks

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology

Paperback

The impassioned, tender, and joyous memoir of one of our most remarkable and accomplished physicians. [more]

$34.99

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TED: How We'll Live on Mars

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TED: How We'll Live on Mars

Stephen Petranek

Social issues & processes; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Space science; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - Science

Hardback

Award-winning journalist Stephen Petranek makes the case that living on Mars is not just plausible, but inevitable. [more]

$16.99

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The Vital Question: Why is Life the Way it is?

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The Vital Question: Why is Life the Way it is?

Nick Lane

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences

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Why is life the way it is? Bacteria evolved into complex life just once in four billion years of life on earth - and all complex... [more]

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The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness

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The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness...

Sy Montgomery

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

Hardback

A profoundly moving exploration of the intelligence and personality of one of the world's most mysterious, beguiling creatures.... [more]

$24.99

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