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1947: When now begins

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1947: When now begins

Elisabeth Asbrink

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; History; History: specific events & topics; Social & cultural history; Advocate - History

Paperback

As the clock strikes the end of the war, the time begins to turn towards a new age - the one we call now. [more]

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The Quotable Darwin

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The Quotable Darwin

Janet Browne

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Dictionaries of quotations; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

<div><strong>A treasure trove of illuminating and entertaining quotations from the legendary naturalist.</strong></div><div><br... [more]

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The Undoing Project: A Friendship that Changed the World

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The Undoing Project: A Friendship that Changed the World

Michael Lewis

Decision theory: general; Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Business & Economics; Behavioural economics

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THE NEW INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BIG SHORT AND FLASH BOYS'A gripping account of how two psychologists... [more]

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The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders

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The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders

Stuart Kells

Library & information sciences

Paperback

<div>Libraries are filled with magic. From the Bodleian, the Folger and... [more]

$32.99

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Halliday Wine Companion 2018

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Halliday Wine Companion 2018

James Halliday

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Cookery, food & drink; Wines

Paperback

The Halliday Wine Companion is recognised as the industry benchmark for Australian wine and the 2018 edition has been completely... [more]

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The Order of Things: How hierarchies help us make sense of the world

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The Order of Things: How hierarchies help us make sense of the world

Jackie Strachan, Jane Moseley

Reference; Reference works

Hardback

An informative book of lists, attractively designed, to fill in the gaps in our grasp of hierarchies of all kinds, from angels... [more]

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Guinness World Records 2018

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Guinness World Records 2018

Guinness World Records

Reference; General encyclopaedias; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Annuals (Children's&YA); Encyclopaedias (Children's&YA)

Hardback

The record-breaking record annual is back and full of incredible accomplishments, spectacular stunts, cutting-edge science... [more]

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The Wisdom of Oz: Australian Aphorisms from the Profound to the Profane

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The Wisdom of Oz: Australian Aphorisms from the Profound to the Profane...

Black Inc

Reference; Gift books

Hardback

<div><strong>The Wisdom of Oz presents the finest pearls of wisdom from Australians of all walks of life - from politicians... [more]

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Star Wars: On the Front Lines

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Star Wars: On the Front Lines

Daniel Wallace

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Reference works

Hardback

From the Clone Wars and the Rebellion to the clashes with the First Order, the galaxy is defined by war. Star Wars: On the... [more]

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1,101 Words2watch: A Wordsmith's Guide to Misused and Confusing Words

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1,101 Words2watch: A Wordsmith's Guide to Misused and Confusing Words

David Coe

Reference

Paperback

If it is important to say what you mean and mean what you say, you will love this book and use it often. It is a must-have... [more]

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Guinness World Records 2017

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Guinness World Records 2017

Buzz Aldrin

Reference; General encyclopaedias; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs

Hardback

The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting... [more]

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

Ina Bertrand, Peter J. E. Hughes

Research methods: general; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Media studies; Social research & statistics

Paperback

This text provides an accessible introduction and overview of research methods for studying media, communication and culture,... [more]

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More Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

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More Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

Shaun Usher

Anthologies (non-poetry); Reference

Paperback

The follow-up to the phenomenal international bestseller, Letters of Note [more]

$34.99

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Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 2018

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Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 2018

Jim Murray

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Cookery, food & drink; Spirits & cocktails

Paperback

Now in it's 15th year. Jim Murray's Whisky Bible is the most comprehensive and thoroughly researched guide to whisky ever... [more]

$39.95

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DECIPHER: The Greatest Codes Ever Invented and How to Break Them

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DECIPHER: The Greatest Codes Ever Invented and How to Break Them

Mark Frary

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Codes win wars, conceal state secrets, protect privacy, secure banks and transmit messages. Through forty - five of the... [more]

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Big Data: A Very Short Introduction

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Big Data: A Very Short Introduction

Dawn E. Holmes (Faculty Member, Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, University of California, Santa Barbara)

Data analysis: general; Computing & IT; Data capture & analysis; Data mining

Paperback

An unimaginably vast amount of data is now generated by our on-line lives and businesses, At the same time, our ability to... [more]

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

Kim Newman

Film theory & criticism; Fiction-related items; Reference works

Paperback

Ripped from the pages of Empire magazine, the first collection of film critic, film historian and novelist Kim Newman s reviews... [more]

$27.99

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Writer's Market 2018: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

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Writer's Market 2018: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

Robert Lee Brewer

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Directories

Paperback

The most trusted guide to getting published !Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let Writer's Market 2018 guide... [more]

$49.99

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Future Noir Revised & Updated Edition: The Making of Blade Runner

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Future Noir Revised & Updated Edition: The Making of Blade Runner

Paul M Sammon

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Reference works

Paperback

Rediscover the groundbreaking magic of Blade Runner with this revised and updated edition of the classic guide to Ridley Scott's... [more]

$31.95

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The Dictionary of Fashion History

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The Dictionary of Fashion History

Valerie Cumming, P. E. Cunnington, C. Willett Cunnington

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; History of fashion; Reference works; Fashion & society

Paperback

First published in 1960, A Dictionary of English Costume was monumental in scope, providing a comprehensive catalogue of fashion... [more]

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Australia's Most Dangerous: Spiders, Snakes, and Marine Creatures

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Australia's Most Dangerous: Spiders, Snakes, and Marine Creatures

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; First aid for the home; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Packed full of interesting and useful facts, this handy reference will help you to appreciate and avoid these often unfairly... [more]

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An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Uniforms of the American War of Independence: An Expert In-depth Reference on the Armies of the War of the Independence in North America, 1775-1783

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An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Uniforms of the American War of Independence:...

Digby Smith, Kevin F. Kiley

Reference works; History; History of the Americas; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Military history; Uniforms & insignia

Paperback

A definitive analysis of the weapons, equipment, deployment, tactics and motivation of these national forces, as well as fascinating... [more]

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Explorer's Atlas: For the Incurably Curious

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Explorer's Atlas: For the Incurably Curious

Piotr Wilkowiecki, Michal Gaszynski

World atlases & world maps; History; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Discover the most intriguing, fascinating and extraordinary facts about the world in this lavishly illustrated, large format... [more]

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The Bumper Book of Things That Nobody Knows: 1001 Mysteries of Life, the Universe and Everything

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The Bumper Book of Things That Nobody Knows: 1001 Mysteries of Life, the...

William Hartston

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

A witty and fascinating exploration of the limits of human knowledge of our planet, its history and culture, and the universe... [more]

$29.99

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The Book Lovers' Miscellany

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The Book Lovers' Miscellany

Claire Cock-Starkey

Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies; Gift books

Hardback

Ever wondered how ink is made? Or what is the bestselling book of all time? Or which are the oldest known books in the world?<br... [more]

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