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Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest Over Ukraine and the Caucasus

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Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest Over Ukraine and the Caucasus...

Gerard Toal

History; Comparative politics; Political structure & processes; Political leaders & leadership; Political geography

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In sum, by showing how and why local regional disputes quickly develop into global crises through the paired power of historical... [more]

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The Turing Guide

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The Turing Guide

Jack Copeland, Jonathan Bowen, Mark Sprevak, Robin Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; History of mathematics; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science

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This carefully edited resource brings together contributions from some of the world's leading experts on Alan Turing to create... [more]

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

Storm Dunlop

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Physical geography & topography; Global warming; Weather

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The weather affects everyone on Earth, influencing both our day-to-day decisions and long term plans for leisure and work.... [more]

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Oliver Sacks: The Last Interview

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Oliver Sacks: The Last Interview

Oliver Sacks

Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Popular science

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Oliver Sack, 'the poet laureate of medicine' (New York Times) illuminated the mysteries of the brain for a wide audience in... [more]

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Skeptic

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Skeptic

Michael Shermer

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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In Skeptic, Michael Shermer turns a critical eye toward questions big, small, and trivial. His trademark combination of... [more]

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Living the Healthy Life

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Living the Healthy Life

Jessica Sepel

Medicine; Complementary therapies, healing & health; Health & wholefood cookery

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Clinical nutritionist and health blogger Jessica Sepel shares her 8-week plan and over 200 healing recipes for living a healthier... [more]

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Eating Ourselves Sick

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Eating Ourselves Sick

Louise Stephen

Medicine; Personal & public health; Dietetics & nutrition; Popular medicine & health; Advocate - Today's World

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An expose on how the food of this era is destroying our health. [more]

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Black's Student Veterinary Dictionary

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Black's Student Veterinary Dictionary

Edward Boden, Dr. Anthony Andrews

Reference works; Veterinary medicine; Mathematics & Sciences

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Provides an insight into the signs and symptoms of common, and less common, diseases, their diagnosis and treatment. This... [more]

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The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: Revised Edition

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The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: Revised Edition

Barbara Arrowsmith-Young

Popular science; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help; Coping with disability

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Barbara Arrowsmith-Young was born with severe learning disabilities that caused teachers to label her slow, stubborn or worse.... [more]

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Relax into Yoga for Seniors: A Six-Week Program for Strength, Balance, Flexibility, and Pain Relief

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Relax into Yoga for Seniors: A Six-Week Program for Strength, Balance, Flexibility,...

Kimberly Carson, Carol Krucoff

Medicine; Exercise & workout books

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Based on the pioneering Yoga for Seniors program offered at Duke Integrative Medicine and the Kripalu Center for Yoga and... [more]

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The Confidence Game: The Psychology of the Con and Why We Fall for it Every Time

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The Confidence Game: The Psychology of the Con and Why We Fall for it Every...

Maria Konnikova

Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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An investigation into the minds, motives and methods of con artists by a New York Times bestselling psychologist [more]

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The Brilliant Outsider

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The Brilliant Outsider

Robert Wainwright

Biography; Biography: general; First World War; Second World War; Inventions & inventors; Climbing & mountaineering

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George Ingle Finch, mountaineer, soldier, scientist, rebellious spirit, boy from the bush, was in his day one of the most... [more]

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The Left Brain Speaks, the Right Brain Laughs: A Look at the Neuroscience of Innovation & Creativity in Art, Science & Life

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The Left Brain Speaks, the Right Brain Laughs: A Look at the Neuroscience...

Ransom Stephens

Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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In The Left Brain Speaks, but the Right Brain Laughs, physicist Ransom Stephens explains the interesting and often amusing... [more]

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The Mind Diet: A Scientific Approach to Enhancing Brain Function and Helping Prevent Alzheimer's and Dementia

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The Mind Diet: A Scientific Approach to Enhancing Brain Function and Helping...

Maggie Moon

Medicine; Coping with illness; Diets & dieting

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An Easy-to-follow Guide To The New Breakthrough Diet That's Shown To Improve... [more]

$22.99

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Accidental Medical Discoveries: How Tenacity and Pure Dumb Luck Changed the World

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Accidental Medical Discoveries: How Tenacity and Pure Dumb Luck Changed...

Robert W. Winters

History of medicine; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Many of the world's most important and life-saving devices and techniques were often discovered purely by accident. Serendipity,... [more]

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Smart Fat: Eat More Fat. Lose More Weight. Get Healthy Now.

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Smart Fat: Eat More Fat. Lose More Weight. Get Healthy Now.

Steven Masley, Jonny Bowden

Medicine; Diets & dieting

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The age-old question of “What should we eat to be healthy and lose weight” has been argued for decades, creating... [more]

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Enhancing Health and Wellbeing in Dementia: A Person-Centred Integrated Care Approach

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Enhancing Health and Wellbeing in Dementia: A Person-Centred Integrated...

Shibley Rahman

Care of the elderly; Medicine

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Focusing on how to support the wellbeing of people with dementia in care homes and home care, this book highlights the foundations... [more]

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Geological Structures: An Introductory Field Guide

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Geological Structures: An Introductory Field Guide

Chris Pellant, Helen Pellant

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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<b>This easy to use, highly informative photographic field guide brings rock structures and their associated landforms to... [more]

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective Management

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective...

Mike Braysher

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal ecology; Pest control

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Provides the knowledge to effectively plan, prioritise, develop and apply best practice pest animal management in Australia.... [more]

$49.95

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Backyard Chickens: How to Keep Happy Hens

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Backyard Chickens: How to Keep Happy Hens

Dave Ingham

Poultry farming; Gardening; Farm & working animals; Advocate - Food & Garden

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Chickens are great backyard pets for young and old and a natural extension for anyone who has a veggie patch. This book is... [more]

$35.00

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Overturning Aqua Nullius: Securing Aboriginal Water Rights

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Overturning Aqua Nullius: Securing Aboriginal Water Rights

Viriginia Marshall

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Indigenous peoples; Land rights; Water supply & treatment

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Overturning aqua nullius aims to cultivate a new understanding of Aboriginal water rights and interests in the context of... [more]

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The Vaccine Race: How Scientists Used Human Cells to Combat Killer Viruses

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The Vaccine Race: How Scientists Used Human Cells to Combat Killer Viruses...

Meredith Wadman

Medical research; History of medicine; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

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In 1962, Leonard Hayflick created and froze 800 tiny ampules of what he dubbed WI-38 cells, which would become the basis for... [more]

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Stepping off: Rewilding and Belonging to the South-West

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Stepping off: Rewilding and Belonging to the South-West

Thomas M. Wilson

History; Social impact of environmental issues

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<i>Stepping Off</i> is a book for locals and travellers alike. It is the story of the south-western corner of Western Australia:... [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

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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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Eugenics

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Eugenics

Professor Philippa Levine

Politics & government; History of science; Human biology

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A concise and gripping account of eugenics from its origins in the twentieth century and beyond. [more]

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