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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Risk assessment; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Macroeconomics; Management: leadership & motivation; Popular psychology

Paperback

Why should we never listen to people who explain rather than do? Why do companies go bust? How is it that we have more slaves... [more]

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Leading Lines

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Leading Lines

Lucinda Holdforth

Public speaking guides; Reference

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How to make speeches that seize the moment, advance your cause and lead... [more]

$34.99

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Abbotsford to Zion: The Story of Scottish Place-names Around the World

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Abbotsford to Zion: The Story of Scottish Place-names Around the World

Elspeth Wills

Place names & gazetteers; History; General & world history; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

A fascinating exploration of why Scottish place-names appear in some of the most far-flung places around the globe, from Antarctica... [more]

$22.99  $6.00

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The Statesman's Yearbook 2015: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World

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The Statesman's Yearbook 2015: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the...

B. Turner

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Society & culture: general; Politics & government; Economics

Hardback

Now in its 151st edition, The Statesman's Yearbook continues to be the reference work of choice for accurate and reliable... [more]

$534.95  $20.00

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Libraries

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Libraries

Bjarne Hammer

Art & Architecture; Photographs: collections; Library & information sciences

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Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future. So said the Ray Bradbury, and indeed history as we know it... [more]

$120.00  $40.00

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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

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

$71.95  $8.00

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Spanish Verbs Quick Reference Guide

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Spanish Verbs Quick Reference Guide

William Bengtson

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Languages & ESL

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Basics of Spanish verbs in our easily accessible format. This 6-page laminated guide includes: verb components, verb types,... [more]

$13.95

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Ancient Israel

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers...

John Rogerson

Reference works; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

Spanning 1,500 years, Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings charts all the leaders of Israel from the Ancestors through the... [more]

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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; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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

$33.95

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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]

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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

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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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A World Without Whom: The Essential Guide to Language in the Buzzfeed Age

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A World Without Whom: The Essential Guide to Language in the Buzzfeed Age...

Emmy J. Favilla

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Usage & grammar guides; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Writing & editing guides; Reference; Popular culture

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[A] provocative and jaunty romp through the dos and don''ts of writing for the internet (NYT) - the practical, the playful,... [more]

$22.99

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See Numbers in Data: Little Quick Fix

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See Numbers in Data: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Research methods: general; Social research & statistics; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Being able to read and interpret tables and graphs is a skill that is frequently tested and where students often lose marks... [more]

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Present Your Research: Little Quick Fix

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Present Your Research: Little Quick Fix

Zina O'Leary

Research methods: general; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Presentations are increasingly a key assessment of student research and projects, and are one of the core employability skills.... [more]

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Do Your Interviews: Little Quick Fix

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Do Your Interviews: Little Quick Fix

Helen Kara

Research methods: general; Study & learning skills: general; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Packed with checklists, this is the foolproof solution to getting interview data quickly and effectively. [more]

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Write a Questionnaire: Little Quick Fix

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Write a Questionnaire: Little Quick Fix

Helen Kara

Research methods: general; Study & learning skills: general; Mathematics & Sciences

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After interviews, the most common data collection instrument undergraduates turn to is a short survey. This requires them... [more]

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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Data analysis: general; Research methods: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

Paperback

Do your results mean something - or not? How can you measure it? Breaking it down into three building blocks, this Little... [more]

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A Natural History of Beer

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A Natural History of Beer

Rob DeSalle, Ian Tattersall

Reference works; Social & cultural history; Cookery, food & drink; Beers; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

A celebration of beer--its science, its history, and its impact on human culture [more]

$44.99

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Nightchaser (#1 Endeavor)

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Nightchaser (#1 Endeavor)

Amanda Bouchet

Science fiction; Fantasy; Research & information: general

Paperback

The first in a new sci-fi romance series from the acclaimed USA Today -bestselling author of the Kingmaker Chronicles. Bouchet... [more]

$29.99

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives...

Nick Duerden

Community & outreach services; Social issues & processes; Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

'The practical advice in this book is gold dust not only for lonely people, but for those who long to help them.' - Joanna... [more]

$29.99

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

Caroline Taggart

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

All That Glisters ... presents some of the pithiest, wisest and most fascinating quotations we should all know, detailing... [more]

$19.99

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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]

$59.99

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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

David Crystal (University of Reading)

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Encyclopaedias & reference works

Paperback

An essential text for a new generation of twenty-first-century English language enthusiasts, its dual purpose as both a reference... [more]

$54.95

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Seriously Curious: The Facts and Figures That Turn Your World Upside Down

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Seriously Curious: The Facts and Figures That Turn Your World Upside Down...

Tom Standage

Reference; Reference works; Society & culture: general; Trivia & quiz question books; Gift books

Paperback

Some questions you never think to ask. Others, you didn't know you didn't know. And some facts are so surprising they cry... [more]

$22.99

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The Sniper Encyclopedia: An A-Z Guide to World Sniping

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The Sniper Encyclopedia: An A-Z Guide to World Sniping

John Walter

Reference works; History; Military history; Weapons & equipment

Hardback

The Sniper Encyclopaedia is an indispensable topic-by-topic guide to a fascinating subject. This beautifully illustrated,... [more]

$39.99

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