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Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

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Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

Joi Ito, Jeff Howe

Society & culture: general; Business & Economics; Business strategy; Management & management techniques; Information technology industries; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

This brilliant and provocative (Walter Isaacson) guide shares nine principles to adapt and survive the technological changes... [more]

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Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing

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Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing

Robert A. Caro

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Literary studies: general; Politics & government; Press & journalism

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Readers already familiar with Caro's work, meanwhile, will be thrilled at the revelations on offer, including how he discovered... [more]

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Jacques Schiffrin: A Publisher in Exile, from Pleiade to Pantheon

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Jacques Schiffrin: A Publisher in Exile, from Pleiade to Pantheon

Amos Reichman

Biography; Biography: literary; Publishing industry

Hardback

In this first biography of Jacques Schiffrin, the founder of Pleiade Editions in Paris and cofounder of Pantheon Books in... [more]

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What Am I Taking?: The Australian Consumer's Guide to Pharmaceutical Drugs

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What Am I Taking?: The Australian Consumer's Guide to Pharmaceutical Drugs...

Peter Farrell, Juliet Richards

Pharmaceutical industries; Medicine; Pharmacology; Popular medicine & health; Fitness & diet

Paperback

Adverse effects from avoidable medication errors are one of the elephants in the room for the Australian health system, accounting... [more]

$28.95

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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

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]

$24.99

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The Antisemitism Wars: How the British Media Failed Their Public

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The Antisemitism Wars: How the British Media Failed Their Public

Karl Sabbagh

History; Jewish studies; Political parties; Press & journalism

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This book shows how the accusations of antisemitism directed at the Labour Party during the spring and summer of 2018 pose... [more]

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Heineken in Africa: A Multinational Unleashed

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Heineken in Africa: A Multinational Unleashed

Olivier van Beemen

Development studies; History; Multinationals; Food manufacturing & related industries

Hardback

'Precisely and rigorously ticks off Heineken's excesses and tribulations in Africa.' - Le Monde [more]

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The Noble Liar: How and why the BBC distorts the news to promote a liberal agenda

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The Noble Liar: How and why the BBC distorts the news to promote a liberal...

Robin Aitken

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

A sharp polemic highlighting perceived lapses and shortcomings in the BBC's doctrine of impartiality. A timely book examining... [more]

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Shaping the Future of the Fourth Industrial Revolution: A guide to building a better world

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Shaping the Future of the Fourth Industrial Revolution: A guide to building...

Klaus Schwab

Industry & industrial studies; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is changing everything - from the way we relate to each other, to the work we do, the way... [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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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

Sohrab Ahmari

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian life & practice; Media, information & communication industries

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Sohrab Ahmari was a teenager living under the Iranian ayatollahs when he decided that there is no God. Nearly two decades... [more]

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Auntie's War: The BBC during the Second World War

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Auntie's War: The BBC during the Second World War

Edward Stourton

History; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Second World War; International institutions; Radio & television industry

Paperback

BBC RADIO 4 'BOOK OF THE WEEK'The British Broadcasting Corporation is a British institution unlike any other, and its story... [more]

$22.99

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Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters

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Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters...

Jan-Benedict Steenkamp, Laurens Sloot

Business & Economics; Business strategy; Retail sector

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Understand the strategies and business models used by hard discounters such as Aldi and Lidl, and learn techniques to remain... [more]

$44.99

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

George Bibel

History; Forensic science; Railway transport industries; Trains & railways: general interest

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Using a mix of eyewitness accounts and scientific explanations, Bibel draws us into a world of forensics and human drama.<br... [more]

$53.99

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Working in Hollywood: How the Studio System Turned Creativity into Labor

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Working in Hollywood: How the Studio System Turned Creativity into Labor...

Ronny Regev

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; History of the Americas; Industrial relations

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Reveals an important untold story of an influential twentieth-century workplace. Ronny Regev argues that the Hollywood studio... [more]

$55.99

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Prisoner: My 544 Days in an Iranian Prison: Solitary Confinement, a Sham Trial, High-Stakes Diplomacy and the Extraordinary Efforts it Took to Get Me Out

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Prisoner: My 544 Days in an Iranian Prison: Solitary Confinement, a Sham...

Jason Rezaian

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; History; Prisons; Politics & government; Press & journalism

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An important story. Harrowing, and suspenseful, yes-but it's also a deep dive into a complex and egregiously misunderstood... [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]

$32.99

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

Steven Bingen

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Dance & Performing arts; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

Movie studios are the wondrous, almost magical locales where legends are created. Unfortunately, these celebrity playgrounds... [more]

$46.95

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

Damian Michael, Mason Crane, Daniel Florance, Emma Burns, David Lindenmayer

Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of the environment; Sustainable agriculture

Paperback

Featuring best practice approaches to restoration based on 19 years of long-term research. [more]

$39.99

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Freak Kingdom: Hunter S. Thompson's Manic Ten-Year Crusade Against American Fascism

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Freak Kingdom: Hunter S. Thompson's Manic Ten-Year Crusade Against American...

Timothy Denevi

Biography; Biography: literary; Fascism & Nazism; Press & journalism

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How the gonzo literary journalist became a crusader against Richard Nixon and the threat of fascism in America--and the devastating... [more]

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

Stuart Coupe

Music; Rock & Pop music; Heavy Metal music; Biography: arts & entertainment; True crime; Music industry

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This is your backstage pass to the hidden side of the music industry - the tantrums, the fights, the tensions, the indulgence,... [more]

$32.99

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Unsavory Truth: How Food Companies Skew the Science of What We Eat

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Unsavory Truth: How Food Companies Skew the Science of What We Eat

Marion Nestle

Society & Social Sciences; Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries

Hardback

America's leading nutritionist exposes how the food industry corrupts scientific research for profit [more]

$42.99

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Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley (As Told by the Hackers, Founders, and Freaks Who Made It Boom)

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Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley (As Told by the...

Adam Fisher

Business & Economics; Business & management; Management: leadership & motivation; Information technology industries

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A candid, colorful, and comprehensive oral history that reveals the secrets of Silicon Valley -- from the origins of Apple... [more]

$22.99

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Boom and Bust: The rise and fall of the mining industry, greed and the impact on everyday Australians

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Boom and Bust: The rise and fall of the mining industry, greed and the impact...

Royce Kurmelovs

History; Economic history; Mining industry

Paperback

The bestselling author of THE DEATH OF HOLDEN turns his attention to another important Australian business: mining. BOOM AND... [more]

$32.99

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