Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Humanities

724 results

Creating Cities

978/099/256/9780992568740.jpg

Creating Cities

Marcus Westbury

Humanities; History; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Creating Cities is about how the Renew Newcastle scheme helped transform Newcastle, launched more than 200 creative and community... [more]

$27.50

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

978/148/942/9781489421524.jpg

The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

Scott Pape

Humanities

CD-Audio

This is the only money guide you'll ever need. That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Your Year For Change: 52 Reflections for Regret-free Living

978/148/941/9781489413307.jpg

Your Year For Change: 52 Reflections for Regret-free Living

Bronnie Ware

Humanities

CD-Audio

Having spent several years listening to the regrets of dying people, the author understands the importance of acknowledging... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

978/148/942/9781489421517.jpg

The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

Scott Pape

Humanities

CD-Audio

This is the only money guide you'll ever need. That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Fight Like A Girl

978/148/942/9781489421449.jpg

Fight Like A Girl

Clementine Ford

Humanities

CD-Audio

With wit, insight and glorious, righteous rage, Clementine Ford lays out all the ways in which girls and women are hurt and... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
First, We Make The Beast Beautiful: A New Story About Anxiety

978/148/942/9781489424624.jpg

First, We Make The Beast Beautiful: A New Story About Anxiety

Sarah Wilson

Humanities

CD-Audio

This one encourages the myriad sufferers of the world's most common mental illness to thrive with anxiety, and even to delight... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The First Fleet

978/148/941/9781489410788.jpg

The First Fleet

Rob Mundle

Humanities

CD-Audio

The role of the sailor through history should never be underestimated. Over centuries battles were won and new lands discovered... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
True Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia

978/148/942/9781489426611.jpg

True Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia

David Hunt

Humanities

CD-Audio

In this side-splitting sequel to his best-selling history, David Hunt takes us to the Australian frontier. [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The River of Consciousness (CD Audiobook)

978/150/987/9781509873463.jpg

The River of Consciousness (CD Audiobook)

Oliver Sacks

Humanities; Cognition & cognitive psychology; The self, ego, identity, personality

CD-Audio

The River of Consciousness is a remarkable culmination of a lifetime's research into the way the brain works by the celebrated... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Top Five Regrets Of The Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing

978/148/941/9781489412461.jpg

The Top Five Regrets Of The Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing...

Bronnie Ware

Humanities; Coping with death & bereavement; Popular psychology

CD-Audio

After too many years of unfulfilling work, Bronnie Ware began searching for a job with heart. Despite having no formal qualifications... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Boyer Lectures 2017: Fast, smart and connected: What is it to be human, and Australian, in a digital world?

978/148/941/9781489416810.jpg

The Boyer Lectures 2017: Fast, smart and connected: What is it to be human,...

Genevieve Bell

Humanities; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

CD-Audio

`Twenty years in Silicon Valley has left me with the distinct sense that we need to keep reasserting the importance of people,... [more]

$19.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Saga Land

978/148/941/9781489412584.jpg

Saga Land

Richard Fidler, Kari Gislason

Humanities

CD-Audio

Broadcaster Richard Fidler and author Kari Gislason are good friends. They share a deep attachment to the sagas of Iceland... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Bush

no-image-available.jpg

The Bush

Lee Kernaghan

Humanities; Cultural studies

CD-Audio

While most Australians live in cities clinging to the coastal fringe, our sense of what an Australian is, or should be, is... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Great Australian Scams, Cons And Rorts: A book of dodgy schemes and crazy dreams from the bush to the city

no-image-available.jpg

Great Australian Scams, Cons And Rorts: A book of dodgy schemes and crazy...

Jim Haynes

True crime; Humanities; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history

CD-Audio

Australia is the birthplace and setting of some of the wildest, craziest and least-likely-to-succeed cons and rorts in history.... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Somebody To Love: The Life, Death and Legacy of Freddie Mercury

978/148/939/9781489391735.jpg

Somebody To Love: The Life, Death and Legacy of Freddie Mercury

Mark Langthorne, Matt Richards, Mark Langthorne

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Humanities

CD-Audio

In Somebody to Love, biographers Mark Langthorne and Matt Richards skilfully weave both Freddie Mercury's incredible pursuit... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Justice Denied

978/148/940/9781489401236.jpg

Justice Denied

Bill Hosking QC, John Suter Linton

Memoirs; True crime; Humanities; Legal profession: general

CD-Audio

In this tell-all book, discover how the justice system works and why, at times, the innocent are convicted and the guilty... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Varieties Of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God

/978/154/361/9781543617559.jpg

The Varieties Of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for...

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Nature & existence of God; Religion & science; Christian spirituality & religious experience

CD-Audio

In his charmingly down-to-earth voice, the late astronomer Carl Sagan discusses the relationship between religion and science... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Shadows Of Forgotten Ancestors

978/154/361/9781543617511.jpg

Shadows Of Forgotten Ancestors

Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan

Humanities; Popular science; Evolution

CD-Audio

World renowned scientist Carl Sagan and acclaimed author Ann Druyan have written a Roots for the human species, a lucid and... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Jacks And Jokers

978/148/941/9781489411624.jpg

Jacks And Jokers

Matthew Condon

True crime; Humanities; Drugs trade & trafficking; Political corruption

CD-Audio

The much-anticipated sequel to the bestselling Three Crooked Kings. Here we read about the shocking true story of Queensland... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Three Crooked Kings

978/148/940/9781489401199.jpg

Three Crooked Kings

Matthew Condon

Humanities; Crime & criminology

CD-Audio

Three Crooked Kings is not just a social history over half a century, but a grand narrative teeming with murder, pay-offs,... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

978/148/941/9781489411709.jpg

Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

Jimmy Barnes

Humanities

CD-Audio

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

978/154/361/9781543616958.jpg

The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

CD-Audio

How can we make intelligent decisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don't understand the difference... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

no-image-available.jpg

Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Audio

Sagan speculates on the primitive elements of the human mind and the ways the human brain today is coping with new discoveries... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Dark Side: The explosive story of corruption, greed and murder in the Australian drug trade

978/148/939/9781489399311.jpg

The Dark Side: The explosive story of corruption, greed and murder in the...

Clive Small, Tom Gilling

Humanities; Crime & criminology

CD-Audio

Each year at least $10 billion is laundered in and through Australia. Much of this money is derived from illicit drugs. Hooked... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Spiritual Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams & Reaching Your Destiny

978/148/938/9781489388100.jpg

The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Spiritual Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams...

Robin Sharma

Humanities; Personal & public health

CD-Audio

This is the incredible story of Julian Mantle, a superstar lawyer whose out-of-balance lifestyle leads him to a near fatal... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Your cart does not contain any items.