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Denial: Self-Deception, False Beliefs, and the Origins of the Human Mind

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Denial: Self-Deception, False Beliefs, and the Origins of the Human Mind...

Ajik Varki

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Neurosciences

Hardback

<div>At a chance meeting in 2005, Danny Brower posed an unusual idea to Ajit Varki that explained the origins of human uniqueness... [more]

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Anaesthesia: An Introduction, 5th Edition

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Anaesthesia: An Introduction, 5th Edition

Ian Harley, Phillipa Hore

Medicine; Anaesthetics; Accident & emergency medicine

Paperback

In this book, Australasian medical students, junior hospital doctors working in anaesthesia and critical care, and anaesthesia... [more]

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New Waves in Philosophical Logic

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New Waves in Philosophical Logic

Greg Restall, Gillian Russell, Restall, Russell, David

Philosophy; Analytical philosophy & Logical Positivism; Philosophy: logic; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy of mathematics

Paperback

Philosophical logic has been, and continues to be, a driving force behind much progress and development in philosophy more... [more]

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Fifty Machines That Changed the Course of History

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Fifty Machines That Changed the Course of History

Eric Chaline

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Inventions & inventors; Mechanical engineering

Hardback

Gives the historical and technological context behind fifty machines that influenced the development of human civilization.... [more]

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A Labyrinth of Kingdoms: 10,000 Miles Through Islamic Africa

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A Labyrinth of Kingdoms: 10,000 Miles Through Islamic Africa

Steve Kemper

History; African history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Geographical discovery & exploration

Hardback

A true story that rivals the travels of Burton or Stanley for excitement, and surpasses them in scientific achievements. [more]

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New Technologies and the Media

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New Technologies and the Media

Gerard Goggin

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

Explaining the key theories of technology and media, this book cuts through the jargon and tech-speak to provide a guide to... [more]

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A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes

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A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes

Stephen Hawking

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? This book examines... [more]

$19.99

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The American Heritage Science Dictionary

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The American Heritage Science Dictionary

American Heritage Dictionary

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Rev. ed. of: The American heritage science dictionary. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2008. [more]

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Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love

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Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love

Dava Sobel

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Biography: religious & spiritual; Gender studies: women; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology

Paperback

Inspired by a long fascination with Galileo and the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter, Sobel, a cloistered nun,... [more]

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Organic Chemistry: A Short Course

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Organic Chemistry: A Short Course

Harold Hart (Michigan State University, USA), Christopher M Hadad, Leslie E Craine (Central Connecticut State University, USA), David J Hart (The Ohio State University, USA)

Education; Mathematics & Sciences; Organic chemistry

Hardback

Rev. ed. of: Organic chemistry / Harold Hart ... [et al.]. 2007. 12th ed. [more]

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Doing Clinical Healthcare Research: A Survival Guide

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Doing Clinical Healthcare Research: A Survival Guide

Sarah Winch, Amanda Henderson, Linda Shields

Medicine; Medical research; Nursing

Paperback

Doing Clinical Healthcare Research: A Survival Guide will help students, academics and healthcare staff identify and overcome... [more]

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob PAL (All Region DVD)

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob PAL (All Region DVD)

ABC TV

Animal behaviour; Marsupials & monotremes; Languages & ESL

DVD video

For two years Australian film-makers Dr Jan Aldenhoven and Glen Carruthers lived with this mob in a remote valley of magical... [more]

$29.95

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Know This: Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries, and Developments

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Know This: Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries,...

John Brockman

General encyclopaedias; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Today's most visionary thinkers reveal the cutting-edge scientific ideas and breakthroughs you must understand. Scientific... [more]

$27.99

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My Outback Life: Adventures in the Gulf Country

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My Outback Life: Adventures in the Gulf Country

Toni Tapp Coutts

Biography; Memoirs; Agriculture & farming

Paperback

The sequel to the bestselling A SUNBURNT CHILDHOOD. Now set in the Northern Territory's Gulf country, Toni Tapp Coutts's outback... [more]

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Organic Chemistry

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Organic Chemistry

Graham Patrick

Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry; Organic chemistry; Biochemistry; Industrial chemistry

Paperback

Organic chemistry concerns the properties and synthesis of carbon-based molecules. Carbon atoms can concatenate into long... [more]

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Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

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Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

Ian Stewart

Philosophy; Religion: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Popular science

Paperback

Ian Stewart considers the concept of infinity and the profound role it plays in mathematics, logic, physics, cosmology, and... [more]

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Nature, Human Nature, and Human Difference: Race in Early Modern Philosophy

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Nature, Human Nature, and Human Difference: Race in Early Modern Philosophy...

Justin E. H. Smith

Philosophy; History of science

Paperback

People have always been xenophobic, but an explicit philosophical and scientific view of human racial difference only began... [more]

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

Charles Duhigg

Business & management; Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

In his international bestseller The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize-winner the author explained why we do what we do. In this... [more]

$22.99

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The Atmosphere: A Very Short Introduction

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The Atmosphere: A Very Short Introduction

Paul I. Palmer

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Atmospheric physics; Earth sciences

Paperback

In this Very Short introduction Paul Palmer looks at the structure and basic physics and chemistry of the Earth's atmosphere,... [more]

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The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon Valley are Changing the World

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The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon...

Brad Stone

Business & Economics; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

Ten years ago, the idea of getting into a stranger's car, or walking into a stranger's home, would have seemed bizarre and... [more]

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Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars

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Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the...

Nathalia Holt

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Holt reveals the fascinating untold story of the heroic women who made America's space program possible. --Cate Lineberry,... [more]

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The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts

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The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of...

Richard Susskind, Daniel Susskind

Cultural studies; Business & Economics; Business competition; Impact of science & technology on society; Digital lifestyle

Paperback

The Future of the Professions predicts the decline of today's professions and introduces the people and systems that will... [more]

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The Lost City of Z (Movie Tie-In): A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

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The Lost City of Z (Movie Tie-In): A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon...

David Grann

History of the Americas; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

<strong>This<em>New York Times</em>bestseller is soon to be a major motion picture starring Charlie Hunnam, Tom Holland, and... [more]

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The Serengeti Rules: The Quest to Discover How Life Works and Why it Matters

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The Serengeti Rules: The Quest to Discover How Life Works and Why it Matters...

Sean B. Carroll

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

How does life work? How does nature produce the right numbers of zebras and lions on the African savanna, or fish in the ocean?... [more]

$31.95

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Death by Dim Sim: How I Beat Obesity

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Death by Dim Sim: How I Beat Obesity

Sarah Vincent

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

Sarah Vincent once tipped the scales at 122 kilos. She worked at the back of a hospital making calls and answering emails,... [more]

$34.99

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