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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]

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China Survival Guide: How to Avoid Travel Troubles and Mortifying Mishaps (3rd E

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China Survival Guide: How to Avoid Travel Troubles and Mortifying Mishaps...

Larry Herzberg, Qin Hersberg

Reference works; Office & workplace; Self-help & personal development; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

An updated edition of the best-selling travel guide that spells out tourist problems and solutions with humor and candor.... [more]

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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]

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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 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]

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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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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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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]

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New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

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New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

Oxford Dictionaries

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Technical writing; Poetry; Reference works

Paperback

This invaluable resource contains rhymes for over 45,000 words presented in a clear and user-friendly layout. Features include... [more]

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1,339 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop

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1,339 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop

John Mitchinson, John Lloyd, James Harkin

Reference; TV tie-in humour; Gift books

Hardback

Following the sensational success of 1,227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off, this title returns with a fresh stack of facts... [more]

$22.99

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A Dictionary of Human Geography

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A Dictionary of Human Geography

Alisdair Rogers (Keble College, University of Oxford), Noel Castree (The University of Manchester), Rob Kitchin (National University of Ireland, Maynooth)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Geography; Human geography

Paperback

This new dictionary provides over 2,000 clear and concise entries on human geography, covering basic terms and concepts as... [more]

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An A-Z of Baby Names

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An A-Z of Baby Names

Patrick Hanks (University of the West of England)

Language: reference & general; Reference works; Health & Self-Help; Baby names

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Previously Babies' Names and now reissued, an A-Z of Baby Names provides the meanings and origins for over 2,500 first names.... [more]

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My LIfes Journey: Memories Moments (Slipcased)

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My LIfes Journey: Memories Moments (Slipcased)

Michael Wilkinson

Reference

Mixed media product

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Kel Richards' Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

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Kel Richards' Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Kel Richards

Language: history & general works; Reference

Paperback

Are you seeing your mates this arvo because it's been yonks? Do you shout `ave a go, ya mug to your football team from the... [more]

$24.99

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

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Little Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Susan Ratcliffe (Associate Editor, Quotations, Oxford University Press)

Literary reference works; Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Paperback

The perfect gift for every occasion. Packed with 4,000 quotable quotes new and old, this little book offers the words of famous... [more]

$22.95

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Theatre and Museums

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Theatre and Museums

Susan Bennett

Theatre Studies; Museums & museology; Cultural studies

Paperback

Bennett explores the relationship between theatre and museums, looking particularly at the collaborative processes that intertwine... [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Ned Sherrin

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

Paperback

The late Ned Sherrin's personal choice of humorous quotations, from witty one-liners to the punchlines of sparkling anecdotes.... [more]

$27.95

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Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs with English Translations

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Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs with English Translations

A.E. Brougham, A. W. Reed, Timoti Karetu

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries of quotations; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Proverbs (or whakatauki) express the wisdom, wit and common sense pf the Maori people. Evocative and succinct, they are great... [more]

$19.95

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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

James Gleick

Library & information sciences; Society & Social Sciences; History of science

Paperback

Winner of the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2012, the world's leading prize for popular science writing. [more]

$19.99

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Strine

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Strine

Afferbeck Lauder

Reference; Slang & dialect humour

Paperback

Introduced by John Clarke Do you sign on the dotted lion? Is your tea nature Orpheus rocker? Who is Charlie Charm Puck... [more]

$12.95

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A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying, and Civil Engineering

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A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying, and Civil Engineering

Christopher Gorse (Leeds Metropolitan University), David Johnston (Leeds Metropolitan University), Martin Pritchard (Leeds Metropolitan University)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Civil engineering, surveying & building

Paperback

This new dictionary is the most up-to-date A to Z of construction, surveying, and civil engineering terms and definitions... [more]

$31.95

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The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire

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The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire

Ted Gioia (Freelance Author)

Music; Jazz; Reference works

Hardback

Ted Gioia's first new jazz book since The History of Jazz, The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire, is a comprehensive... [more]

$62.95

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A Dictionary of Astronomy

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A Dictionary of Astronomy

Ian Ridpath (Full-time writer and broadcaster on astronomy and space)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Space science

Paperback

Completely revised and updated, this dictionary contains over 4,300 entries covering all aspects of astronomy. Written by... [more]

$31.95

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Unofficial Game of Thrones Cookbook

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Unofficial Game of Thrones Cookbook

Alan Kistler

Reference works

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$37.95

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Korea & Seoul Country Map: Korea & Seoul Country Map

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Korea & Seoul Country Map: Korea & Seoul Country Map

Periplus Editions

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

Sheet map

<p>The&nbsp;<i>Korea Travel Map</i>&nbsp;from Periplus is designed as a convenient, easy-to-use tool for travelers. Created... [more]

$11.99

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