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Wild Food Plants of Australia

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Wild Food Plants of Australia

Tim Low

Reference works; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of Australia is the fieldguide edition of Wild Food Plants of Australia. It... [more]

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Dictionary of the Cajun Language

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Dictionary of the Cajun Language

Jules Daigle

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Encyclopaedias & reference works; Languages & ESL

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The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance

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The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance

J. R. Hale

Renaissance art; Reference works; History

Paperback

Whether you are an art lover who wants to check facts and discover the background to the masterpieces of painting and sculpture;... [more]

$21.99

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The Daily Sherlock Holmes: A Year of Quotes from the Case-Book of the World's Greatest Detective

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The Daily Sherlock Holmes: A Year of Quotes from the Case-Book of the World's...

Arthur Conan Doyle

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Dictionaries of quotations

Paperback

Dr. Watson, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, said Stamford, introducing us. How are you? he said cordially, gripping my hand with... [more]

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The Best Writing on Mathematics 2019

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The Best Writing on Mathematics 2019

Mircea Pitici

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Hobbies, quizzes & games

Paperback

The year's finest mathematical writing from around the world This annual anthology brings together the year's finest mathematics... [more]

$54.99

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Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2020

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Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2020

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Publishing industry

Paperback

Packed with practical advice, guidance and inspiration about all aspects of the writing process, this Yearbook is the essential... [more]

$49.99

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On This Day in History

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On This Day in History

Dan Snow

Reference; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; General & world history; British & Irish history

Paperback

3000 years of the most important stories from the past in 365 days -- from the Ides of March to D-Day, from Britain's favourite... [more]

$22.99

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Tony Wheeler's Islands of Australia

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Tony Wheeler's Islands of Australia

Tony Wheeler

Geographical reference; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Not just an island continent, Australia is a continent of islands. With over 8,000, it has more than the entire Caribbean.... [more]

$39.99

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Oceanic Birds of the World: A Photo Guide

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Oceanic Birds of the World: A Photo Guide

Howell Steve N. G., Kirk Zufelt

Reference works; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Sea life & the seashore

Paperback

A state-of-the-art photographic field guide to the world's oceanic birds Oceanic birds are among the most remarkable but... [more]

$64.99

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Looking at Jewelry: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques

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Looking at Jewelry: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques

Susanne Gansicke, Yvonne J Markowitz

The Arts: General & Reference; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Reference works; Antiques & collectables; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Jewellery & beadcraft

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What is a cabochon? What are the various types of gilding? What is vermeil? This accessible book - the first of its kind -... [more]

$34.99

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The Gauguin Atlas

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The Gauguin Atlas

Nienke Denekamp

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment; World atlases & world maps

Hardback

Follow along on the exotic journeys of the celebrated French artist Paul Gauguin [more]

$39.99

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Pocket World in Figures 2020

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Pocket World in Figures 2020

The Economist

Reference; Reference works

Hardback

For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been the indispensable handbook on the state of the world, covering demographics,... [more]

$24.99

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The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia: From Abraham to Zabar's and Everything in Between

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The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia: From Abraham to Zabar's and Everything in...

Stephanie Butnick, Liel Leibovitz, Mark Oppenheimer

Reference works; History; Judaism: life & practice; Jewish studies

Hardback

From the hosts of Unorthodox, America's leading Jewish podcast, comes an A-to-Z encyclopedia dedicated to all things Jewish,... [more]

$79.99

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Basic Rockhounding and Prospecting: A Beginner's Guide

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Basic Rockhounding and Prospecting: A Beginner's Guide

Garret Romaine

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Outdoor survival skills

Paperback

This is the go-to instructional guide for the beginner rockhounder and prospector. [more]

$39.99

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About Time Vol 9: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who 2008-9 Series 4

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About Time Vol 9: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who 2008-9 Series 4

Tat Wood, Dorothy Ail

Television; Science fiction; Reference works

Paperback

In About Time , the whole of Doctor Who is examined through the lens of the real-world social and political changes as well... [more]

$54.95

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The Knitting Stitch Handbook: Over 250 Traditional and Contemporary Stitches with Easy-To-Follow Charts

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The Knitting Stitch Handbook: Over 250 Traditional and Contemporary Stitches...

Maria Parry Jones

Art & Architecture; Reference works; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Knitting & crochet

Hardback

The content of this book was originally published as The knitting stitch bible --Title page verso. [more]

$19.99

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100 Questions (and Answers) about Action Research

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100 Questions (and Answers) about Action Research

Luke S Duesbery, Todd M Twyman (San Diego State University USA)

Reference works; Research methods: general; Sociology

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$49.99

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

Jacqueline Winspear

Fiction & Literature; Dictionaries of quotations; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

A one-of-a-kind illustrated companion to the best-selling Maisie Dobbs series, which invites readers into the beloved heroine's... [more]

$35.95

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Philip's World Atlas: Paperback

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Philip's World Atlas: Paperback

Philip's Maps

World atlases & world maps; Travel & holiday

Paperback

An information-packed paperback world atlas from Philip's, published in association with the Royal Geographical Society -... [more]

$29.99

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How the World Works: The Periodic Table: From Hydrogen to Oganesson

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How the World Works: The Periodic Table: From Hydrogen to Oganesson

Anne Rooney

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; History of science; Chemistry

Paperback

Everything in the universe is made of chemical elements, including you. In 1869, Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev produced... [more]

$27.95

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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2019

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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2019

Lawrence Booth

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Hardback

*Standard format hardback* Wisden 2019 charts the rise and rise of the England one-day team as they head towards a home... [more]

$110.00

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String Theory in a Nutshell: Second Edition

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String Theory in a Nutshell: Second Edition

Elias Kiritsis

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Atomic & molecular physics; Particle & high-energy physics

Hardback

The essential introduction to modern string theory-now fully expanded and revised String Theory in a Nutshell is the definitive... [more]

$184.00

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Marvel Encyclopedia (2019 New Edition)

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Marvel Encyclopedia (2019 New Edition)

Stan Lee, DK

Graphic novels: superheroes; Fiction-related items; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

First American edition, 2006; reprinted 2008; revised 2009, 2014, 2019 --Title page verso. [more]

$71.95

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How To Speak Science

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How To Speak Science

Bruce Benamran

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Physics; Trivia & quiz question books

Paperback

A math-free introduction to the greatest scientific ideas of the last 2,000 years As smartphones, supercomputers, supercolliders,... [more]

$24.99

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The Sports Rules Book

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The Sports Rules Book

Myles Human Kinetics, Schrag

Reference works; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The Sports Rules Book is updated and expanded to cover 64 sports, including information on each sport's origin and history,... [more]

$64.99

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