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Adani versus the Black-throated Finch

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Adani versus the Black-throated Finch

Tor Hundloe

Mining industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations

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On 3 April 2016 the Queensland government announced that it had granted coal leases to Adani. They are in Banjo Paterson country,... [more]

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The Rules Do Not Apply

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The Rules Do Not Apply

Ariel Levy

Autobiography: literary; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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The new book by New Yorker journalist and author of Female Chauvinist Pigs, Ariel Levy. [more]

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Faster, Higher, Farther: The Inside Story of the Volkswagen Scandal

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Faster, Higher, Farther: The Inside Story of the Volkswagen Scandal

Jack Ewing

True crime; Business & Economics; International business; Road vehicle manufacturing industry

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When news of Volkswagen's clean diesel fraud first broke in September 2015, it sent shockwaves around the world. Overnight,... [more]

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Asia's Space Race: National Motivations, Regional Rivalries, and International Risks

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Asia's Space Race: National Motivations, Regional Rivalries, and International...

James Clay Moltz

International relations; Aerospace & air transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Space science

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James Clay Moltz explores efforts by China, Japan, India, South Korea, and ten other countries to boost their civil, commercial,... [more]

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

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An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

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On Editing: How to edit your novel the professional way

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On Editing: How to edit your novel the professional way

Helen Bryant

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Writing & editing guides; Publishing industry

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Understand and apply the principles of editing and re-writing with this comprehensive, practical handbook for writers who... [more]

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The Epic Voyages of Maud Berridge: The seafaring diaries of a Victorian lady

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The Epic Voyages of Maud Berridge: The seafaring diaries of a Victorian...

Sally Berridge

Biography; Autobiography: general; Diaries, letters & journals; Shipping industries; Ships & shipping: general interest

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Maud Berridge (1845-1907) was the wife of a Master Mariner, and she travelled with him on at least five occasions (1869, 1880,... [more]

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Best Before: The Evolution and Future of Processed Food

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Best Before: The Evolution and Future of Processed Food

Nicola Temple

Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Long before there was the ready meal, humans processed food to preserve it and make it safe. From fire to fermentation, our... [more]

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Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue

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Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue...

Ryan Holiday

Biography: business & industry; True stories; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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In 2016, one of the giants of modern journalism fell: Gawker Media, infamous for saying what other outlets wouldn't say, was... [more]

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Measure What Matters: OKRs: The Simple Idea that Drives 10x Growth

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Measure What Matters: OKRs: The Simple Idea that Drives 10x Growth

John Doerr

Business & Economics; Business strategy; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship; Management: leadership & motivation; Information technology industries

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'Management magic....Measure What Matters is a must read for anyone motivated to improve their organization' - Former Vice... [more]

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Shooting the Messenger: Criminalising Journalism

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Shooting the Messenger: Criminalising Journalism

Andrew Fowler (Independent Journalist, Australia)

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Press & journalism

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If the Al-Qaeda terrorists who attacked the United States in 2001 wanted to weaken the West, they achieved their mission by... [more]

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The Airbnb Story: How Three Guys Disrupted an Industry, Made Billions of Dollars ... and Plenty of Enemies

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The Airbnb Story: How Three Guys Disrupted an Industry, Made Billions of...

Leigh Gallagher

Business & Economics; Business & management; Hospitality industry

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In 2008, two broke art school graduates and their coder-whiz friend set up a platform that - in less than a decade - became... [more]

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My family and other animus

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My family and other animus

James Jeffrey

Biography; Press & journalism

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For the young James Jeffrey, the day his parents split was like the splitting of the atom. Life took on a seismic instability... [more]

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The Big Four: The Curious Past and Perilous Future of the Global Accounting Monopoly

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The Big Four: The Curious Past and Perilous Future of the Global Accounting...

Ian Gow, Stuart Kells

Business & Economics; Accounting; Financial services industry

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Across the globe, the so-called Big Four accounting and audit firms - Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young... [more]

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How to Fix the Future: Staying Human in the Digital Age

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How to Fix the Future: Staying Human in the Digital Age

Andrew Keen

Society & Social Sciences; Social forecasting, future studies; Internet & WWW industries

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Andrew Keen has been described as 'the Christopher Hitchens of the internet'. His provocative new book describes his urgent... [more]

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The Aisles Have Eyes: How Retailers Track Your Shopping, Strip Your Privacy, and Define Your Power

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The Aisles Have Eyes: How Retailers Track Your Shopping, Strip Your Privacy,...

Joseph Turow

Business & Economics; Business ethics; Advertising; Market research; Retail sector

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A revealing and surprising look at the ways that aggressive consumer advertising and tracking, already pervasive online, are... [more]

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Behind the Book: Eleven Authors on Their Path to Publication

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Behind the Book: Eleven Authors on Their Path to Publication

Chris MacKenzie Jones

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Publishing industry

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Behind the Book explores how eleven contemporary first-time authors, in genres ranging from post-apocalyptic fiction to young... [more]

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Birds in Their Habitats: Journeys with a Naturalist

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Birds in Their Habitats: Journeys with a Naturalist

Ian Fraser

Service industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal behaviour; Birds (ornithology); Applied ecology

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Discover birds and the places they live. [more]

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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb

Business & Economics; Economics; Business strategy; Management & management techniques; Information technology industries; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

What does AI mean for your business? Read this book to find out. -- Hal Varian, Chief Economist, [more]

$44.99

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Stairways to Heaven: Rebuilding the British Film Industry

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Stairways to Heaven: Rebuilding the British Film Industry

Geoffrey MacNab

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Cultural studies; Cinema industry

Hardback

Essential guide to the resurrection of British film [more]

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Readers' Liberation: The Literary Agenda

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Readers' Liberation: The Literary Agenda

Jonathan Rose

Literary studies: general; Ethical issues: censorship; Philosophy & theory of education; Media, information & communication industries

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Readers' Liberation addresses question of what we should be reading to obtain information, examining how past readers encountered... [more]

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious...

Jim Eames

True stories; History; Social & cultural history; Aerospace & air transport industries; Aviation skills & piloting

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Brings to full and rich life the extraordinary characters, events and challenges that have made Qantas an Australian icon.... [more]

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Energy: A Human History

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Energy: A Human History

Richard Rhodes

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Energy industries & utilities; Power generation & distribution

Hardback

Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Richard Rhodes reveals the fascinating history behind energy transitions... [more]

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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

J. E. Smyth (Professor of History, University of Warwick)

Film, TV & Radio; Film movie production: technical skills; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

Hardback

The first comprehensive history of Hollywood's high-flying career women during the studio era, Nobody's Girl Friday covers... [more]

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Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World

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Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World

James Ball

Cultural studies; Politics & government; Propaganda; Press & journalism

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The first guide to the buzzword of 2017 from award-winning journalist, James Ball. This book explores the idea of post-truth... [more]

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