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Dictionary of Tolkien (Lord of the Rings)

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Dictionary of Tolkien (Lord of the Rings)

David Day

Fantasy; Fiction companions; Reference works

Paperback

Full of beautiful illustrations, Tolkien: A Dictionary is an indispensible guide to the rich, mythical world of Middle-earth... [more]

$16.99

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A Dictionary of Sociology

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A Dictionary of Sociology

John Scott (Honorary Professor, University of Copenhagen)

Reference works; Society & Social Sciences; Sociology; Anthropology; Psychology

Paperback

The most authoritative dictionary of sociology available. Fully revised to include the most up-to-date concepts and contemporary... [more]

$24.95

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Salty Dog Talk: The Nautical Origins of Everyday Expressions

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Salty Dog Talk: The Nautical Origins of Everyday Expressions

Bill Beavis, Richard G. McCloskey

Language: history & general works; Reference; Ships & shipping: general interest; Boating

Paperback

Originally published: London: Adlard Coles, 1983. [more]

$19.99

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The Archaeological Excavation Dictionary

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The Archaeological Excavation Dictionary

Anna Kieburg

Reference works; History; Archaeological methodology & techniques

Paperback

Over 2,000 terms, Translated into eight different languages. The book is ideal for digs abroad. Includes the Arabic and... [more]

$39.99

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Japan Travel Atlas

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Japan Travel Atlas

Tuttle Publishing

World atlases & world maps; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel maps & atlases

Paperback

Finding your way around Japan is a breeze with this handy Tuttle travel atlas. Designed for the adventurous traveler and containing... [more]

$19.99

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The Making Of Mona

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The Making Of Mona

Adrian Franklin

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Museums & museology

Hardback

Adrian Franklin, professor of sociology at the University of Tasmania, has pieced together the story of the creation of MONA,... [more]

$59.99

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Oxford Guide to Effective Argument and Critical Thinking

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Oxford Guide to Effective Argument and Critical Thinking

Colin Swatridge (AQA A Level Chief Examiner)

Language: reference & general; Reference works; Communication studies; Educational material

Paperback

This work is sure to improve the written work of any student required to demonstrate the key skills of critical writing and... [more]

$31.95

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Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Elizabeth Knowles

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

A major new edition of the most authoritative dictionary of quotations available brings you the wit and wisdom of past and... [more]

$76.95

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101 Two-Letter Words

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101 Two-Letter Words

Stephin Merritt, Roz Chast

Reference; Humour

Hardback

A one-of-a-kind celebration of the 101 two-letter words allowed in Scrabble. [more]

$24.95  $8.00

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Christopher Clapham, James Nicholson (Durham University)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Paperback

This leading dictionary contains over 3,000 clear and concise entries updated in line with curriculum and degree requirements.... [more]

$24.95

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New Hart's Rules: The Oxford Style Guide

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New Hart's Rules: The Oxford Style Guide

Oxford University Press

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Reference works

Hardback

New Hart's Rules provides the information and guidance you need to prepare written copy to a high standard. Compiled by experts... [more]

$37.95

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Field Guide to Victorian Produce

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Field Guide to Victorian Produce

Ewan McEoin

Reference works; Agriculture & related industries; Food manufacturing & related industries; Cookery, food & drink

Paperback

This is the first practical field guide for Australian locavores - people who try to eat locally. This book tells the stories... [more]

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Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide

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Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide

DK

Reference works; Children's & Educational

Paperback

Spanning geography, communications, politics, sport, history, culture, design and art, this book features flags, covering... [more]

$29.99

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

P. H. Matthews (Emeritus Professor of Linguistics, St. John's College, Cambridge University)

linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Dialect, slang & jargon; Grammar, syntax; Reference works

Paperback

This authoritative dictionary provides coverage across the field of linguistics, both the theoretical and the practical. In... [more]

$29.95

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Mosby'S Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition, 3e

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Mosby'S Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian...

Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas J. Vardaxis

Reference works; Medicine; Medicine: general issues; Nursing & ancillary services

Paperback

Includes information on pathology, complementary therapies, pharmacology, and ANZ appendices. This work also provides a CD... [more]

$119.00

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The Art of War

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The Art of War

Tzu Sun

Reference works; History; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Politics & government; Theory of warfare & military science; Defence strategy, planning & research

Paperback

Compiled more than 2000 years ago, this text still aims to be relevant in modern times as a book of strategy. A study of the... [more]

$19.99

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Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library

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Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American...

American Museum of Natural History

Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies; Museums & museology; Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Inside the American Museum of Natural History is an eight-story library... [more]

$29.99  $20.00

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A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

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A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

Market House Books Limited

Reference works; Business & Economics; Finance; Banking

Paperback

This authoritative dictionary covers every aspect of personal and international finance. It has been fully revised and updated,... [more]

$24.95

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A Dictionary of Statistics 3e

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A Dictionary of Statistics 3e

Graham Upton (Professor in Statistics, University of Essex), Ian Cook (Formerly Senior Lecturer, the University of Essex)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

Paperback

This wide-ranging dictionary covers over 2,300 statistical terms in accessible, jargon-free language. All existing entries... [more]

$29.95

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The Southern Night Sky: A Glow-in-the-Dark Guide to Prominent Stars & Constellations South of the Equator

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The Southern Night Sky: A Glow-in-the-Dark Guide to Prominent Stars & Constellations...

James Kavanagh

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The Southern Night Sky provides a simplified field reference to familiar stars and constellations. A durable folding guide... [more]

$12.99

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Wonders of the World

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Wonders of the World

Whitestar

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Children's & Educational

Hardback

Twelve titles to satisfy the curiosity and passion of all sort of readers, from animal lovers to motorcycle fans to historical... [more]

$12.99

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Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable 19th Edition

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Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable 19th Edition

Dr Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

Dictionaries; Reference

Paperback

Much loved for its wit and wisdom, this tome takes you on a captivating adventure through its trademark blend of language,... [more]

$45.00

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The Missing Ink: How Handwriting Made Us Who We Are

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The Missing Ink: How Handwriting Made Us Who We Are

Philip Hensher

Language: history & general works; Reference; Gift books

Paperback

A smart, funny book about the rise and slow death of the art of handwriting; and why it still matters. [more]

$19.99

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The Oxford Dictionary of Music

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The Oxford Dictionary of Music

Tim Rutherford-Johnson, Michael Kennedy, Joyce Kennedy

Music; Reference works

Paperback

Providing over 10,000 entries, the sixth edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Music is the most up-to-date dictionary of musical... [more]

$31.95

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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

M. C. Howatson (St Anne's College, Oxford)

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary companions; Reference works

Paperback

A unique A-Z reference work of over 3,100 entries spanning the length and breadth of classical literature. It ranges from... [more]

$30.95

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