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The Hills Have Spies (#1 Family Spies: Valdemar)

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The Hills Have Spies (#1 Family Spies: Valdemar)

Mercedes Lackey

Fantasy; Research & information: general; Humour

Paperback

In this new series, set in the bestselling world of Valdemar, Heralds Mags and Amily must continue to protect the realm of... [more]

$14.95

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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]

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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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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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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from Ancient Egypt to Online Secret Societies

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Unsolved!: The History and Mystery of the World's Greatest Ciphers from...

Craig P. Bauer

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Computer science

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A mathematical tour of some of the greatest unsolved ciphers of all time In 1953, a man was found dead from cyanide poisoning... [more]

$44.99

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Star Wars: The Best of the Original Trilogy

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Star Wars: The Best of the Original Trilogy

Titan Comics

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Reference works

Paperback

The making of the Star Wars original trilogy, as told by the cast and crew. The iconic characters from the original Star Wars... [more]

$39.99

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Miss Subways

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Miss Subways

David Duchovny

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Research & information: general

Paperback

A supernatural New York love story. [more]

$24.99

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War (#8 House Wars)

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War (#8 House Wars)

Michelle West

Adventure; Fantasy; Research & information: general

Hardback

The eighth and final book in the epic fantasy House War series closes this chapter in a beloved world of magic and political... [more]

$47.95

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Dinosaur Facts and Figures: The Theropods and Other Dinosauriformes

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Dinosaur Facts and Figures: The Theropods and Other Dinosauriformes

Ruben Molina-Perez, Asier Larramendi, David Connolly, Gonzalo Angel Ramirez Cruz

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Advocate - Science

Hardback

An illustrated record book of theropod facts and figures--from the biggest to the fastest to the smartest The theropod... [more]

$64.99

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A Dictionary of Physics

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A Dictionary of Physics

Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

Paperback

Now with over 4,000 entries, 125 of which are new, the eighth edition of this popular dictionary has been fully updated to... [more]

$26.95

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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

Paperback

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]

$29.99

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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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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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Kanji Code: See the Sounds with Phonetic Components and Visual Patterns

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Kanji Code: See the Sounds with Phonetic Components and Visual Patterns...

Natalie J Hamilton

Oriental art; Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Reference works; Education; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Memorising kanji readings is one of the biggest hurdles when learning Japanese. The Kanji Code teaches a systematic method... [more]

$39.95

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Leading Lines

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Leading Lines

Lucinda Holdforth

Public speaking guides; Reference

Paperback

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

$34.99

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Marvel Encyclopedia (2019 New Edition)

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Marvel Encyclopedia (2019 New Edition)

Stan Lee, DK, Adam Bray

Graphic novels: superheroes; Fiction-related items; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

A book that mankind has been hungering for, a book that is-now and forever-a shining beacon of wonder, a titanic tribute... [more]

$59.99

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Possible Minds: Twenty-Five Ways of Looking at AI

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Possible Minds: Twenty-Five Ways of Looking at AI

John Brockman

Cybernetics & systems theory; Robotics; Computer science; Artificial intelligence

Hardback

Science world luminary John Brockman assembles twenty-five of the most important scientific minds, people who have been thinking... [more]

$51.95

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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; Educational material

Paperback

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

$19.99

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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; Educational material

Paperback

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

$19.99

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Machines Like Me

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Machines Like Me

Ian McEwan

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Science fiction; Research & information: general

Hardback

Random House presents the audiobook edition of Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan, read by Billy Howle. Charlie, drifting through... [more]

$49.95

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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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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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