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Speeches of Note: A Celebration of the Old, New and Unspoken

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Speeches of Note: A Celebration of the Old, New and Unspoken

Shaun Usher

Anthologies (non-poetry); Reference; Reference works; Social & cultural history; Gift books

Hardback

Eisenhower * Meghan Markle * Sojourner Truth * Salman Rushdie * Panti Bliss * Nelson Mandela * Robert F. Kennedy * Virginia... [more]

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Official Minecraft Annual 2019

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Official Minecraft Annual 2019

Mojang AB

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Annuals (Children's&YA)

Hardback

The official Minecraft... [more]

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Pocket World in Figures: 2019 Edition

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Pocket World in Figures: 2019 Edition

The Economist

Reference; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Social research & statistics; Economic statistics

Hardback

For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been the indispensible handbook on the state of the world, covering demographics,... [more]

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Globalography: Our Interconnected World Revealed in 50 Maps

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Globalography: Our Interconnected World Revealed in 50 Maps

Chris Fitch

World atlases & world maps; History; Globalization

Hardback

We present 50 unique maps - each in its own beautiful and fascinating style - that chart the globalography of our world. We... [more]

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A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age

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A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age

Jimmy Soni, Rob Goodman

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Information theory; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology

Paperback

The fascinating life and times of one of the foremost intellects of the twentieth century: Claude Shannon-the neglected architect... [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Andrew Butterfield, John Szymanski

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Electrical engineering; Electronics engineering

Paperback

This dictionary includes 5,000 definitions of the terms, theories, and practices in the area of electronics and electrical... [more]

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A Dictionary of Law

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A Dictionary of Law

Jonathan Law (Market House Books)

Reference works; Laws of Specific jurisdictions

Paperback

This bestselling dictionary contains over 4,800 clear and concise entries on all aspects of English law. Now in its ninth... [more]

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Research Skills for Teachers: From Research Question to Research Design

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Research Skills for Teachers: From Research Question to Research Design...

Beverley Moriarty

Research methods: general; Education

Paperback

Understanding research principles and developing a small-scale research project is increasingly required of both pre-service... [more]

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World Press Photo 2018

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World Press Photo 2018

World Press Photo

Photographic reportage; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs

Paperback

Presents the results of the World Press Photo contest, described by the British Journal of Photography as `the premier competition... [more]

$35.00

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Guinness World Records 2019

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Guinness World Records 2019

Guinness World Records

Reference; General encyclopaedias; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Annuals (Children's&YA); Encyclopaedias (Children's&YA)

Hardback

The world's most popular record book is back with thousands of new categories and newly broken records, covering everything... [more]

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The Book Smugglers of Timbuktu: The Quest for This Storied City and the Race to Save its Treasures

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The Book Smugglers of Timbuktu: The Quest for This Storied City and the...

Charlie English

Museums & museology; History; African history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -

Paperback

`An exemplary work of investigative journalism that is also a wonderfully colourful book of history and travel' Observer,... [more]

$22.99

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Chance Particulars: A Writer's Field Notebook for Travelers, Bloggers, Essayists, Memoirists, Novelists, Journalists, Adventurers, Naturalists, Sketchers, and Other Note-Takers and Recorders of Life

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Chance Particulars: A Writer's Field Notebook for Travelers, Bloggers, Essayists,...

Sara Mansfield Taber

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Reference works; The environment

Paperback

With this book in hand, you will be able to recreate times and places, conjure up intricate character portraits, and paint... [more]

$36.99

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Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know about Air Travel: Questions, Answers, and Reflections

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Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know about Air Travel: Questions,...

Patrick Smith

Reference works; Aircraft: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general

Paperback

A new edition of the New York Times bestselling book about the strange and misunderstood world of commercial flying. [more]

$24.99

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The CIA World Factbook 2018-2019

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The CIA World Factbook 2018-2019

Central Intelligence Agency

Reference; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Politics & government

Paperback

Provides information on such topics as politics, military expenditures, and economics, and shares comprehensive, country-by-country... [more]

$31.95

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Everybody Lies: What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are

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Everybody Lies: What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are

Seth Stephens-Davidowitz

Data analysis: general; Society & Social Sciences; Sociology; Politics & government; Economics

Paperback

Everybody lies, to friends, lovers, doctors, pollsters – and to themselves. In Internet searches, however, people confess... [more]

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1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted

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1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted

John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, James Harkin

Reference; TV tie-in humour; Gift books

Paperback

1 in 3 children pretend to believe in Santa Claus to keep their parents happy. Nobody knows why the Oscars are called the... [more]

$17.99

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A-Z of Modern Manners

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A-Z of Modern Manners

Debretts

Reference; Reference works; Parties, etiquette & entertaining

Hardback

Revised and updated 10 years after it was first published, this new edition of Debrett's A-Z of Modern Manners provides a... [more]

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Everything You Think You Know is Wrong: Exposing the Truth Behind Common Myths and Misconceptions

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Everything You Think You Know is Wrong: Exposing the Truth Behind Common...

Richard Benson

Reference; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge

Hardback

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Collins World Atlas: Essential Edition

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Collins World Atlas: Essential Edition

Collins Maps

World atlases & world maps; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Fully revised and updated reference atlas in the exciting Collins world atlas range. This atlas provides more mapping area... [more]

$24.99

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The British Museum: Storehouse of Civilizations

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The British Museum: Storehouse of Civilizations

James Hamilton

Museums & museology; History; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A concise history of one of the world's greatest and most comprehensive museum collections, from its founding in 1753 to the... [more]

$39.99

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The Legend of Zelda Encyclopedia

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The Legend of Zelda Encyclopedia

Nintendo

Fiction-related items; Reference works; Computer games: strategy guides

Hardback

This, the last of the Goddess Collection trilogy which includes Hyrule Historia and Art & Artifacts, is a treasure trove... [more]

$69.99

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The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory: The Creative Use of Fabrics in Design

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The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory: The Creative Use of Fabrics in...

Gail Baugh

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Textile design & theory; Reference works

Paperback

A fabric and textile directory. It is suitable for the designers wanting to communicate their final vision through the appropriate... [more]

$45.00

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TED Talks: The official TED guide to public speaking: Tips and tricks for giving unforgettable speeches and presentations

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TED Talks: The official TED guide to public speaking: Tips and tricks for...

Chris Anderson

Public speaking guides; Reference; Business communication & presentation

Paperback

The official TED guide to public speaking [more]

$22.99

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The Art Lover's Quotation Book

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The Art Lover's Quotation Book

Jo Brielyn

Anthologies (non-poetry); Reference; Gift books

Hardback

What is art? Art is beauty; art is love; art is anything you want it to be. In short, art is creativity in tangible form,... [more]

$22.99

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

Randall Frakes, Brooks Peck, Sidney Perkowitz, Matt Singer, Lisa Yaszek

Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres; Dance & Performing arts; Literature: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

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

$45.00

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