Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'OR' between 2 words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
In the struggle to cope with climate change, what lessons can be learnt from Earth's long history? Two leading geologists... [more]
The Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences covers geology and related areas including planetary science, volcanology, palaeontology,... [more]
Darwin and Region Handy Map: HEMA.4.14H [more]
Translation of: 1491: new revelations of the Americas before Columbus. [more]
Cyclones are so big they can be seen from space! They produce huge amounts of energy - as much as 10,000 nuclear bombs - and... [more]
The thrilling race between Frenchman Nicolas Baudin and Englishman Matthew Flinders to chart the map of Australia. [more]
<p>Australia‚??s dirtiest habit is its addiction to coal. But is our dependence on it a road to prosperity or a dead... [more]
Between the covers of this captivating publication from Cyclops Press is a story demonstrating the positive power and importance... [more]
Addresses broad perceptions of street environments. This title provides operational definitions and measurement protocols... [more]
Natural disasters bedevil our planet, and each appears to be a unique event. Leading geologist Susan W. Kieffer shows how... [more]
Of the two kinds of philosophical questions - epistemic and ethical - raised by the public debate about climate change, professional... [more]
Offers a revolutionary alternative to the Beringia theory of how humans crossed a land bridge connecting Asia and North America... [more]
Joe Fone exposes some of the misconceptions that have confused the cause-consequence relationship between atmospheric carbon... [more]
A highly readable account of the career of Captain Scott's ship Beautifully illustrated in colour and black and white Distinguished... [more]
A new perspective on a diabolical problem. Climate change, one of the most polarising issues of our time, has reached a political... [more]
This new dictionary provides over 2,000 clear and concise entries on human geography, covering basic terms and concepts as... [more]
Rationing: it's a word--and idea--that people often loathe and fear. Health care expert Henry Aaron has compared mentioning... [more]
The vast deserts of Outback Australia hold many secrets, but there’s one great mystery which stands out among all others... [more]
The history of the much-loved recreation area a story of politicians, managers, writers, artists and photographers who protected... [more]
For 150 million years, the skies didn't belong to birds--they belonged to the pterosaurs. These flying reptiles, which include... [more]
What if there were a magic bullet to fix our ailing planet? What if it meant seizing control of Earth's climate? Clive Hamilton... [more]
This title explores the impact of interdependence and unintended consequences on our pursuit of sustainability. Thiele offers... [more]
Originally published by John Murray (London) in 1849. [more]