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The Oldest Student at the Sorbonne

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The Oldest Student at the Sorbonne

Russell J Hodge

Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: business & industry; Memoirs; Legal profession: general

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This is the story of Russell Hodge, a high-powered lawyer and family man and his struggle with mental illness, meaning and... [more]

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The Red Devil: The story of South Australian aviation pioneer, Captain Harry Butler, AFC

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The Red Devil: The story of South Australian aviation pioneer, Captain Harry...

Les Parsons, Samantha Battams

Biography: business & industry; History; Aerospace & air transport industries

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Captain Harry Butler, AFC, was a national hero in the early 1920s. Hailed as a top aviator, his legacy continues to this day,... [more]

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Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Genius, Betrayal and Redemption

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Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Genius, Betrayal and Redemption

Ben Mezrich

Biography: business & industry

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From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires and Bringing Down the House comes the fascinating... [more]

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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

Leander Kahney

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Business strategy; Management: leadership & motivation; Information technology industries; Impact of science & technology on society

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In 2011, Tim Cook took on an impossible task - following in the footsteps of one of history's greatest business visionaries,... [more]

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Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley's Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime

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Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley's Male Culture...

Julian Guthrie

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Gender studies: women; Internet & WWW industries

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Silicon Valley has long been at the forefront of innovation, but it is renowned for its archaic sexist culture. Alpha Girls... [more]

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Brave, Not Perfect

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Brave, Not Perfect

Reshma Saujani

Biography; Autobiography: business & industry; Advice on careers & achieving success

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The new Lean In, from the multi-award-winning Founder and CEO of national non-profit Girls Who Code and New York Times bestselling... [more]

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Jim's Book: The Surprising Story of Jim Penman - Australia's Backyard Millionaire

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Jim's Book: The Surprising Story of Jim Penman - Australia's Backyard Millionaire...

Catherine Moolenschot

Biography: business & industry; Business & Economics; Business & management

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Meet the man and uncover... [more]

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The House of Getty

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The House of Getty

Russell Miller

Biography; Biography: business & industry

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The true story of the Getty family as featured in the TV series Trust and the movie All the Money in the World Boardroom... [more]

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End...

Hamish McKenzie

Biography: business & industry; Alternative & renewable energy industries; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Mathematics & Sciences

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The first account of one of the 21st century's greatest business stories, Tesla and Elon Musk. [more]

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest man

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest...

Jonathan Conlin

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Petroleum & oil industries

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At his death in 1955, Calouste Gulbenkian was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Percent' for owning 5% of Middle... [more]

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We Are the Nerds: The Birth and Tumultuous Life of REDDIT, the Internet's Culture Laboratory

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We Are the Nerds: The Birth and Tumultuous Life of REDDIT, the Internet's...

Christine Lagorio-Chafkin

Biography: business & industry; Popular culture; Business & Economics; Business ethics; Internet & WWW industries

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In the tradition of The Everything Store and Googled, award-winning tech journalist Christine Lagorio's We Are the Nerds is... [more]

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The Warburgs

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The Warburgs

Ron Chernow

Biography: business & industry; Biography: historical, political & military; History

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The definitive biography of the twentieth century's great German-Jewish banking family. [more]

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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

Peter Lord, Dave Sproxton, Nick Park, Aardman Animations Ltd

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The fascinating and funny behind-the-scenes story of claymation experts Aardman Animations, from humble beginnings to Hollywood,... [more]

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The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man: How America really took over the world

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The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man: How America really took over...

John Perkins

Biography: business & industry; Globalization; Business & Economics; International finance

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In this new, extensively updated edition he lays bare the latest, terrifying evolution of the economic hit man, and how the... [more]

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Finding My Virginity: The New Autobiography

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Finding My Virginity: The New Autobiography

Richard Branson

Autobiography: business & industry; Memoirs; Business & Economics; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship

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PAPERBACK EDITION FULLY UPDATED WITH TWO NEW CHAPTERSAfter creating 12 different billion-dollar businesses and breaking dozens... [more]

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The Price of Fortune: The Untold Story of Being James Packer

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The Price of Fortune: The Untold Story of Being James Packer

Damon Kitney

Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The biography of James Packer.<br /><br />James Packer turns to Greek mythology... [more]

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Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE

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Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE

Phil Knight

Autobiography: business & industry; Business & Economics; Entrepreneurship; Textile industries; Sport & leisure industries

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The first-ever memoir of the legendary co-founder of Nike Inc, Phil Knight [more]

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Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built

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Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built

Duncan Clark

Biography: business & industry; Business & Economics; E-commerce: business aspects

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In just a decade and half Jack Ma, a man who rose from humble beginnings and started his career as an English teacher, founded... [more]

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Quirky: The Remarkable Story of the Traits, Foibles, and Genius of Breakthrough Innovators Who Changed the World

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Quirky: The Remarkable Story of the Traits, Foibles, and Genius of Breakthrough...

Melissa A Schilling

Biography: business & industry; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Business & Economics; Inventions & inventors

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From historical figures such as Marie Curie to contemporaries such as Steve Jobs, a handful of innovators have changed the... [more]

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The Buxtons: 150 Years of Developing Melbourne

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The Buxtons: 150 Years of Developing Melbourne

Peter Yule

Biography; Autobiography: business & industry; Australasian & Pacific history; Property & real estate

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For five generations, the Buxton family has contributed to the growth of Melbourne through their real-estate and property... [more]

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Soul Survivor: How an Abandoned Child Went From Nothing to Everything

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Soul Survivor: How an Abandoned Child Went From Nothing to Everything

Robert Ian Bonnick

Biography; Biography: business & industry

Hardback

This inspirational book provides keys to unlock potential with self reflection, self empowerment, overcoming adversity & dream... [more]

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All the Money in the World

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All the Money in the World

John Pearson

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; True crime; Petroleum & oil industries

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Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and... [more]

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

David Salter

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Sailing

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In 1938 a knockabout 11-year-old kid from Marrickville, Sydney, is suddenly confronted by mortality. His mother dies. His... [more]

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War Paint: Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein: Their Lives, their Times, their Rivalry

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War Paint: Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein: Their Lives, their Times,...

Lindy Woodhead

Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Society & Social Sciences; Fashion & society; Fashion & beauty industries; Cosmetics, hair & beauty

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From the author of MR SELFRIDGE, the glittering story of two remarkable women - Miss Elizabeth Arden and Madame Helena Rubinstein... [more]

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Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman - Including 10 More Years of Business as Usual

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Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman - Including...

Yvon Chouinard

Autobiography: business & industry; Business & Economics; Entrepreneurship

Paperback

From his youth as the son of a French Canadian blacksmith to the thrilling, ambitious climbing expeditions that inspired his... [more]

$29.99

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