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Abbey's Science Central

Science Books

SCIENCE CENTRAL represents the vast science book catalogue at Abbey's Bookshop, 131 York Street, Sydney.

We are Australia's specialist bookstore for science: Medical, Mathematics, Geoscience, Geology, Geography (all the Gs), Biology, Technology, Engineering, Physics, Astronomy, Chemistry, IT - wherever your reading or research interests take you, we have books sourced from publishers large and small, and from university presses across the globe.

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GETTING TO KNOW THE BIRDS IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD

Darryl Jones is fascinated by birds and covers 139 different types in his book. He provides information on the habitats, similar species, ecology, features and interactions with humans plus high quality photos to help you identify the birds in your neighbourhood.

DR RIP'S ESSENTIAL BEACH BOOK

Rob Brander shares his comprehensive knowledge about everything related to surf from the different types of waves and currents, to how beaches form and behave; and what to do if you're ever caught in a rip.

FAKING IT

Toby Walsh investigates the impact of artificial intelligence and the ethics that will arise from its increased use. He discusses the blurred lines between artificial intelligence and reality.

EATING THE EARTH

Justyn Walsh discusses the impact that relying on fossil fuels is having on the environment; and argues that although their use has been a good thing we need to move away from their use to protect the earth.

SILK AND VENOM

James O'Hanlon loves spiders and covers all facets of them from where you can find them - in your backyard, around the world, and even underwater through to the different species and qualities of their venom.



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Deep Water

The world in the ocean

James Bradley

Paperback

$36.99 

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The Joy of Abstraction

An Exploration of Math, Category...

Eugenia Cheng (School of the Art Institute of Chicago)

Paperback

$28.95 

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Humpback Highway

Diving into the mysterious world...

Vanessa Pirotta

Paperback

$32.99 

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H is for Hope

Climate Change from A to Z

Elizabeth Kolbert

Hardback

$34.99 

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Sensational

A New Story of our Senses

Ashley Ward

Paperback

$24.99 

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Remarkable Birds

Mark Avery

Hardback

$39.99 

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Accidental

The Greatest (Unintentional) Science...

Tim James

Paperback

$34.99 

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Adventures in Volcanoland

What Volcanoes Tell Us About the...

Tamsin Mather

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$34.99 

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Alien Earths

Planet Hunting in the Cosmos

Lisa Kaltenegger

Hardback

$55 

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Co-Intelligence

Living and Working with AI

Ethan Mollick

Paperback

$36.99 

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Basic AI

A Human Guide to Artificial Intelligence...

David Shrier

Paperback

$34.99 

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Extinctions

How Life Survives, Adapts and Evolves...

Michael J. Benton

Hardback

$49.99 

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White Holes

Inside the Horizon

Carlo Rovelli

Hardback

$35 

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The Naked Neanderthal

Ludovic Slimak

Hardback

$42.99 

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Silk and Venom

The Incredible Lives of Spiders...

James O'Hanlon

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$32.99 

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Elusive

How Peter Higgs Solved the Mystery...

Frank Close

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$26.99 

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Dr Rip’s Essential Beach Book

Everything you need to know about...

Rob Brander

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$34.99 

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The Fires Next Time

Understanding Australia's Black...

Peter Christoff

Paperback

$35 

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The Bird Art of William T. Cooper

Wendy Cooper

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$64.99 

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The Science of Spin

The Force Behind Everything from...

Roland Ennos

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$39.99 

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2023

Donna Lu

Paperback

$32.99 

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2024 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Paperback

$24.99 

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Astronomy 2024 Australia

Your Guide to the Night Sky

Glenn Dawes

Paperback

$32.95 

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A Year in Numbers

365 Astonishing Maths Facts

Kyle D. Evans

Hardback

$29.99 

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What the Trees See

A Wander Through Millennia of Natural...

Dave Witty

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$29.99 

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The Universe in a Box

A New Cosmic History

Andrew Pontzen

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$35 

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The Language of Trees

How Trees Make Our World, Change...

Katie Holten

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$35 

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Richard Owen

Patrick H. Armstrong

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$29.99 

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The Secret Lives of Numbers

A Global History of Mathematics...

Kate Kitagawa

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$36.99 

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Death As Told by a Sapiens to a Neanderthal

Juan José Millás

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$32.99 

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What an Owl Knows

the new science of the world's most...

Jennifer Ackerman

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$35 

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In a Flight of Starlings

The Wonder of Complex Systems

Giorgio Parisi

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$39.99 

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Birds of the World

The Art of Elizabeth Gould

Andrea Hart

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$140 

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The Song of the Cell

The Story of Life

Siddhartha Mukherjee

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$27.99 

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The Economy of Algorithms

AI and the Rise of the Digital Minions...

Marek Kowalkiewicz

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$32.99 

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Curious Species

How Animals Made Natural History...

Whitney Barlow Robles

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$61.95 

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Mushroom Magic

An illustrated introduction to fascinating...

Sapphire McMullan-Fisher

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$29.99 

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Pitfall

The Race to Mine the World's Most...

Christopher Pollon

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$34.99 

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Space

Tim Peake

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$35 

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When the Sahara Was Green

How Our Greatest Desert Came to...

Martin Williams

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$34.99 

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To Boldly Go Where No Book Has Gone Before

A Joyous Journey Through All of...

Luke O'Neill

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$45 

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Size

How It Explains the World

Vaclav Smil

Paperback

$24.99 

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Faking It

Artificial Intelligence in a Human...

Toby Walsh

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$34.99 

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A Book of Noises

Notes on the Auraculous

Caspar Henderson

Hardback

$36.99 

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The Life of Birds

David Attenborough

Paperback

$37.99 

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Four Ways of Thinking

Statistical, Interactive, Chaotic...

David Sumpter

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$39.99 

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The Power of Trees

How Ancient Forests Can Save Us...

Peter Wohlleben

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$34.99 

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Many Things Under a Rock

The Mysteries of Octopuses

David Scheel

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$24.99 

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Water for All

Global Solutions for a Changing...

David Sedlak

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$41.95 

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Dinosaur Behavior

An Illustrated Guide

Michael J. Benton

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$59.99 

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The Hidden Language of Cats

Dr Sarah Brown

Hardback

$35 

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Before the Big Bang

Our Origins in the Multiverse

Laura Mersini-Houghton

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$24.99 

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Australia's Looming Energy Crisis

Can We Keep the Lights on?

Alan G. Lawrenson

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$40 

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42 Reasons to Hate the Universe

And One Reason Not To

Chris Ferrie

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$32.99 

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The Golden Mole

and Other Vanishing Treasure

Katherine Rundell

Paperback

$24.99 

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Lonely Planet Stargazing Around the World

A Tour of the Night Sky

Lonely Planet

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$39.99 

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Big Meg

The Story of the Largest and Most...

Tim Flannery

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$34.99 

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Eve

How The Female Body Drove 200 Million...

Cat Bohannon

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$36.99 

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Sea Mammals

The Past and Present Lives of Our...

Annalisa Berta

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$54.99 

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Sapiens

A Brief History of Humankind (10...

Yuval Noah Harari

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$59.99 

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Muster Dogs

From Pups to Pros

Lisa Millar

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$34.99 

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The Milky Way Smells of Rum and Raspberries

And Other Amazing Cosmic Facts

Jillian Scudder

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$22.99 

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Our Fragile Moment

how lessons from the Earth's past...

Michael E Mann

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$35 

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"""You Are Not Expected to Understand This"""

How 26 Lines of Code Changed the...

Torie Bosch

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$34.99 

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Around the Ocean in 80 Fish and other Sea Life

Helen Scales

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$55 

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The Little Book of Exoplanets

Joshua Winn

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$39.99 

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The Wisdom of Sheep & Other Animals

Observations from a Family Farm...

Rosamund Young

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$34.99 

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Underground Lovers

Encounters with fungi

Alison Pouliot

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$29.99 

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Fantastic Numbers and Where to Find Them

A Journey to the Edge of Physics...

Antonio Padilla

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$24.99 

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Biomimetics

How Lessons from Nature can Transform...

Brian Clegg

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$24.99 

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The Experience Machine

How Our Minds Predict and Shape...

Andy Clark

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$55 

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The Parrot and the Igloo

Climate and the Science of Denial...

David Lipsky

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$64.95 

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CLIMATE, CARBON & RENEWABLE

Knowledge, as always, is a powerful tool and citizens and corporate leaders are arming themselves with knowledge around the challenges of climate change. Books are at the forefront and we've compiled a search across our site for books on 'carbon, climate, renewables' bringing up over 700 titles. You will find books on all sides of the issues as the battle of ideas plays out.

Earth & Environmental Sciences

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The Britannias

An Island Quest

Alice Albinia

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$55 

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The Lost Rainforests of Britain

Guy Shrubsole

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$24.99 

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Lawrence of Arabia

Ranulph Fiennes

Paperback

$36.99 

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A Book of Noises

Notes on the Auraculous

Caspar Henderson

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$36.99 

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This is Planet Earth

Your ultimate guide to the world...

New Scientist

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$22.99 

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The Fires Next Time

Understanding Australia's Black...

Peter Christoff

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$35 

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Computing the Climate

How We Know What We Know About Climate...

Steve M. Easterbrook

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$49.95 

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Invisible Lines

Boundaries and Belts that Define...

Maxim Samson

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$45 

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Biomimetics

How Lessons from Nature can Transform...

Brian Clegg

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$24.99 

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The Catch

Australia's love affair with fishing...

Anna Clark

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$32.99 

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Looking Up

The True Adventures of a Storm-Chasing...

Matthew Cappucci

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$32.99 

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Wind

Nature and Culture

Louise M Pryke

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$39.99 

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Footprints in the Woods

The Secret Life of Forest and Riverbank...

Sir John Lister-Kaye

Hardback

$36.99 

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World Heritage Sites of Australia

2nd Edition

Peter Valentine

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$59.99 

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River of the Gods

Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in...

Candice Millard

Hardback

$39.99 

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The Journey of Humanity

And the Keys to Human Progress

Oded Galor

Paperback

$24.99 

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Straits

Beyond the Myth of Magellan

Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

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$22.99 

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Mesozoic Art

Dinosaurs and Other Ancient Animals...

Steve White

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$59.99 

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Life as We Made It

How 50,000 years of human innovation...

Beth Shapiro

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$22.99 

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A Feeling for Nature

A Natural History Memoir - Notes...

Stanley Breeden

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$34.99 

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No Miracles Needed

How Today's Technology Can Save...

Mark Z. Jacobson

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$22.95 

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Living Planet

The Web of Life on Earth

David Attenborough

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$22.99 

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The Climate Cure

Solving the Climate Emergency in...

Tim Flannery

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$24.99 

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The Treeline

The Last Forest and the Future of...

Ben Rawlence

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$24.99 

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Life Sciences Books

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The Naked Neanderthal

Ludovic Slimak

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$42.99 

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Cave of Bones

A True Story of Discovery, Adventure,...

Lee Berger

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$36.99 

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How Life Works

A User’s Guide to the New Biology...

Philip Ball

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$36.99 

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Otherlands

A World in the Making

Thomas Halliday

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$24.99 

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The Life of Birds

David Attenborough

Paperback

$37.99 

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The Evolution of Evolution

St George Jackson Mivart

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$19.95 

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Baby Brain

The surprising neuroscience of how...

Dr Sarah McKay

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$34.99 

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Ocean Life in the Time of Dinosaurs

Nathalie Bardet

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$49.99 

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Diprotodon

A Megafauna Journey

Andrew Plant

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$24.99 

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Eve

How The Female Body Drove 200 Million...

Cat Bohannon

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$36.99 

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Beyond DNA

How Epigenetics is Transforming...

Benjamin Oldroyd

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$35 

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Sleeping Beauties

The Mystery of Dormant Innovations...

Andreas Wagner

Hardback

$39.99 

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Genes

A Very Short Introduction

Jonathan Slack

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$19.95 

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Still Life with Bones

Genocide, Forensics, and What Remains...

Alexa Hagerty

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$32.99 

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Being Human

How our biology shaped world history...

Lewis Dartnell

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$35 

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Sensational

A New Story of our Senses

Ashley Ward

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$39.99 

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Thylacine

The History, Ecology and Loss of...

Branden Holmes

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$59.99 

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Homo Sapiens Rediscovered

The Scientific Revolution Rewriting...

Paul Pettitt

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$49.99 

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DNA Demystified

Unravelling the Double Helix

Alan McHughen

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$45.95 

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Why Do Birds Do That?

Over fifty answers to the most often...

Grainne Cleary

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$32.99 

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Underground Lovers

Encounters with fungi

Alison Pouliot

Paperback

$29.99 

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Planktonia

The Nightly Migration of the Ocean's...

Erich Hoyt

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$45 

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Understanding Coronavirus

Raul Rabadan

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$22.95 

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Australian Falcons

Ecology, Behaviour and Conservation...

Stephen Debus

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$49.99 

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Medical Science Books

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Food for Life

Your Guide to the New Science of...

Tim Spector

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$27.99 

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The Facemaker

One Surgeon's Battle to Mend the...

Lindsey Fitzharris

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$24.99 

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Contraception

The Answers You've Been Looking...

Paula Briggs

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$22.95 

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From One Cell

A Journey into Life's Origins and...

Ben Stanger

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$64.95 

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The Plague Year

America in the Time of Covid

Lawrence Wright

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$45  $15

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Sounds Like Misophonia

How to Stop Small Noises from Causing...

Dr Jane Gregory

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$32.99 

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Fighting Fate

Justin Yerbury

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$34.99 

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Anaesthesia

An Introduction (5th Edition)

Ian Harley

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$75 

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The Laughter Effect

How to Build Joy, Resilience and...

Ros Ben-Moshe

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$32.99 

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You Called an Ambulance for What?

Tim Booth

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$36.99 

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Remember

The Science of Memory and the Art...

Lisa Genova

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$24.99 

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The Swedish Art of Ageing Well

life wisdom from someone who will...

Margareta Magnusson

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$29.99 

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Leadership Development for Interprofessional Education...

D. Forman

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$177.95  $40

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How Biology Works

The Facts Visually Explained

DK

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$37.99 

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Dark Winter

An insider’s guide to pandemics...

Raina MacIntyre

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$32.99 

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The Australian Autism Handbook

The Essential Guide to Parenting...

Benison O'Reilly

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$39.99 

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Ancient Medicine. Airs, Waters, Places. Epidemics 1...

Hippocrates

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$47.95 

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Genes

A Very Short Introduction

Jonathan Slack

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$19.95 

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A Silent Fire

The Story of Inflammation, Diet...

Shilpa Ravella

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$35 

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Dementia and Old Age Mental Health

A History of Services in Australia...

Brian Draper

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$55 

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Overkill

Paul Offit

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$32.99 

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Asylums

Essays on the Social Situation of...

Erving Goffman

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$26.99 

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Simply The Brain

DK

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$22.99 

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The Book of Phobias and Manias

A History of the World in 99 Obsessions...

Kate Summerscale

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$29.99 

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Mathematics Books

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The Secret Lives of Numbers

A Global History of Mathematics...

Kate Kitagawa

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$36.99 

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Pi

A Biography of the World's Most...

Alfred S. Posamentier

Hardback

$39.99 

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Hot Molecules, Cold Electrons

From the Mathematics of Heat to...

Paul J. Nahin

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$29.99  $10

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The Mathematical Mechanic

Using Physical Reasoning to Solve...

Mark Levi

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$34.99 

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Numbercrunch

A Mathematician's Toolkit for Making...

Professor Oliver Johnson

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$32.99 

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Thinking Better

The Art of the Shortcut

Marcus du Sautoy

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$24.99 

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Is Maths Real?

How Simple Questions Lead Us to...

Eugenia Cheng

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$36.99 

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Size

How It Explains the World

Vaclav Smil

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$35 

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Who's Counting?

Uniting Numbers and Narratives with...

John Allen Paulos

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$43.95 

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Geometry

A Very Short Introduction

Maciej Dunajski

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$19.95 

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Reactionary Mathematics

A Genealogy of Purity

Massimo Mazzotti

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$61.95 

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Geometry of Grief

Reflections on Mathematics, Loss,...

Michael Frame

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$22.95 

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Can Fish Count?

What Animals Reveal about our Uniquely...

Brian Butterworth

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$24.99 

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The Spirit of Mathematics

Algebra and all that

David Acheson

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$28.95 

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Pre-Calculus

1001 Practice Problems For Dummies...

Mary Jane Sterling

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$49.95 

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The Ten Equations that Rule the World

And How You Can Use Them Too

David Sumpter

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$22.99 

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Almost Periodic Functions

Harald Bohr

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$27.99 

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Escape from Model Land

How Mathematical Models Can Lead...

Erica Thompson

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$32.99 

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What's the Use?

The Unreasonable Effectiveness of...

Ian Stewart

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The Enjoyment of Math

Hans Rademacher

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$34.99 

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Rationality

What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce,...

Steven Pinker

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$24.99 

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An Essay on the Foundations of Geometry

Bertrand Russell

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$34.99 

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Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy

Bertrand Russell

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$34.99 

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Astronomy & Cosmology, Physics & Chemistry

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Before the Big Bang

Our Origins in the Multiverse

Laura Mersini-Houghton

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$24.99 

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Fantastic Numbers and Where to Find Them

A Journey to the Edge of Physics...

Antonio Padilla

Paperback

$24.99 

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2024 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Paperback

$24.99 

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Kepler and the Universe

How One Man Revolutionized Astronomy...

David K. Love

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$44.99 

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White Holes

Inside the Horizon

Carlo Rovelli

Hardback

$35 

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The Universe in a Box

A New Cosmic History

Andrew Pontzen

Paperback

$35 

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Einstein in Time and Space

A Life in 99 Particles

Samuel Graydon

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$34.99 

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The Sun

Beginner’S Guide to Our Local Star...

Dr. Ryan French

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$19.99 

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The Cosmic Revolutionary's Handbook

Or: How to Beat the Big Bang

Luke A. Barnes

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$24.95 

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Eclipse Chasers

Nick Lomb

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$39.99 

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The Case for Space

How the Revolution in Spaceflight...

Robert Zubrin

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$46.99 

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Astrotopia

The Dangerous Religion of the Corporate...

Mary-Jane Rubenstein

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$39.95 

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The Irresistible Attraction of Gravity

A Journey to Discover Black Holes...

Luciano Rezzolla

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$37.95 

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Strong Interactions of Hadrons at High Energies

Gribov Lectures on Theoretical Physics...

Vladimir Gribov

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$69.95 

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The Magick of Matter

Crystals, Chaos and the Wizardry...

Felix Flicker

Hardback

$45 

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Chemistry for Breakfast

The Amazing Science of Everyday...

Mai Thi Nguyen-Kim

Paperback

$32.99 

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The Universe in Bite-sized Chunks

Colin Stuart

Paperback

$22.99 

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A First Course in Continuum Mechanics

Oscar Gonzalez

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$84.95 

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Origins

Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic...

Neil deGrasse Tyson

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$32.95 

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Dr Matt's Guide to Life in Space

The search for Planet B, why Earth...

Matt Agnew

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$32.99 

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Black Holes

The Key to Understanding the Universe...

Brian Cox

Paperback

$34.99 

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Phaenomena

Doppelmayr's Celestial Atlas

Giles Sparrow

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$100 

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An Experiment with Time

Dunne J.W.

Paperback

$29.99 

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How Did It All Begin?

Stephen Hawking

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$14.99 

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Agriculture & History of Science

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My Father and Other Animals

How I Took on the Family Farm: Winner...

Sam Vincent

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$32.99 

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The Australian Beekeeping Manual

Robert Owen

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$59.99 

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The Living Soil Handbook

The No-Till Grower's Guide to Ecological...

Jesse Frost

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$56.99 

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Food or War

Julian Cribb

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