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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]

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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

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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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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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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

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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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The Prince and Other Writings

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The Prince and Other Writings

Niccolo Machiavelli

Reference works; Social & political philosophy; Political ideologies

Paperback

The Prince primarily addresses a monarch's difficulties in retaining authority. Considered the first expression of political... [more]

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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

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

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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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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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Encyclopedia of the Solar System

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Encyclopedia of the Solar System

Dr. Tilman Spohn, Torrence Johnson, Doris Breuer

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

Hardback

Provides a series of comprehensive articles written by more than 50 planetary and space scientists. This book is illustrated... [more]

$212.95

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Le Petit Robert des Noms Propres

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Le Petit Robert des Noms Propres

Le Robert

General encyclopaedias; Languages & ESL

Hardback

The encyclopedic companion volume to the Petit Robert Dictionnaire de la Langue Francaise 2015(9782321004660). Both volumes... [more]

$130.00

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A Dictionary of Nursing

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A Dictionary of Nursing

Market House Books Limited

Reference works; Medicine; Nursing & ancillary services; Nursing

Paperback

This best-selling dictionary provides detailed coverage of the ever-expanding vocabulary of the nursing professions in an... [more]

$20.95

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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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Oxford Guide to Plain English

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Oxford Guide to Plain English

Martin Cutts (Plain Language Commission)

Language: reference & general; Usage & grammar guides; Reference; Reference works

Paperback

Completely revised and updated, this new edition of the Oxford Guide to Plain English is an essential tool for clear communication.... [more]

$17.95

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How to Write: Successful Essays, Dissertations, and Exams

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How to Write: Successful Essays, Dissertations, and Exams

Chris Mounsey (University of Winchester)

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Writing skills; Reference works; Educational material

Paperback

Practical, accessible, and written by an author with extensive teaching experience, this book is essential for students wanting... [more]

$24.95

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A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

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A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

Michael Allaby

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences; Geology & the lithosphere; Physical geography & topography

Paperback

The Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences covers geology and related areas including planetary science, volcanology, palaeontology,... [more]

$31.95

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Gyles Brandreth

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

Hardback

Writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth has completely revised Ned Sherrin's classic collection of wisecracks, one-liners,... [more]

$49.95

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The People Speak: Democracy is Not a Spectator Sport

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The People Speak: Democracy is Not a Spectator Sport

Colin Firth, Anthony Arnove

Reference; European history

Paperback

A powerful, inspiring and refreshing take on British history [more]

$22.99

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