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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Data analysis: general; Research methods: general; Probability & statistics; Educational material

Paperback

Do your results mean something - or not? How can you measure it? Breaking it down into three building blocks, this Little... [more]

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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

**THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER**Britain has lost the Falklands war, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing... [more]

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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]

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The Australian War Memorial: A century on from the vision

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The Australian War Memorial: A century on from the vision

Steve Gower

Museums & museology; History; History: specific events & topics

Hardback

Steve Gower, the highly successful director of the Australian War Memorial from 1996 to 2012, gives a comprehensive account... [more]

$60.00

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Nightchaser (#1 Endeavor)

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Nightchaser (#1 Endeavor)

Amanda Bouchet

Science fiction; Fantasy; Research & information: general

Paperback

The first in a new sci-fi romance series from the acclaimed USA Today -bestselling author of the Kingmaker Chronicles. Bouchet... [more]

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The Art of Statistics: Learning from Data

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The Art of Statistics: Learning from Data

David Spiegelhalter

Data analysis: general; Social research & statistics; Economic statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

Hardback

How can statistics help us understand the world? Can we come to reliable conclusions when data is imperfect? How is statistics... [more]

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The Illustrated Histories of Everyday Expressions: Discover the True Stories Behind the English Language's 64 Most Popular Sayings

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The Illustrated Histories of Everyday Expressions: Discover the True Stories...

James McGuire

Language: reference & general; Reference

Hardback

The Illustrated Histories of Everyday Expressions uncovers the fascinating, humorous, and often unbelievable origin stories... [more]

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The Sports Rules Book

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The Sports Rules Book

Myles Human Kinetics, Schrag

Reference works; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The Sports Rules Book is updated and expanded to cover 64 sports, including information on each sport's origin and history,... [more]

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The Best Writing on Mathematics 2018

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The Best Writing on Mathematics 2018

Mircea Pitici

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Hobbies, quizzes & games

Paperback

The year's finest mathematical... [more]

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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

David Crystal (University of Reading)

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Encyclopaedias & reference works

Paperback

An essential text for a new generation of twenty-first-century English language enthusiasts, its dual purpose as both a reference... [more]

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Seriously Curious: The Facts and Figures That Turn Your World Upside Down

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Seriously Curious: The Facts and Figures That Turn Your World Upside Down...

Tom Standage

Reference; Reference works; Society & culture: general; Trivia & quiz question books; Gift books

Paperback

Some questions you never think to ask. Others, you didn't know you didn't know. And some facts are so surprising they cry... [more]

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The Sniper Encyclopedia: An A-Z Guide to World Sniping

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The Sniper Encyclopedia: An A-Z Guide to World Sniping

John Walter

Reference works; History; Military history; Weapons & equipment

Hardback

The Sniper Encyclopaedia is an indispensable topic-by-topic guide to a fascinating subject. This beautifully illustrated,... [more]

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Countries of the World in Minutes

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Countries of the World in Minutes

Jacob F. Field

Reference; Geographical reference; Geography

Paperback

All 195 countries illustrated and explained in an instant [more]

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

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Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong

Matt Brown

Reference; Geography; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A fascinating and humorous read that debunks the surprising myths about the world we live in. [more]

$22.99

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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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Writer's Market 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

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Writer's Market 2019: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

Robert Lee Brewer

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Directories

Paperback

Writer's Market is the writer's bible to freelance success by providing updated information writers need to get published... [more]

$49.99

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Anne Rices Vampire Chronicles: An Alphabettery

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Anne Rices Vampire Chronicles: An Alphabettery

Becket, Anne Rice

Horror & ghost stories; Encyclopaedias & reference works

Paperback

Anne Rice's cosmology of Vampiredom from Akasha to Zenobia -- [more]

$35.00

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The Women's Atlas

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The Women's Atlas

Joni Seager

Reference works; Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Social research & statistics

Paperback

A groundbreaking book of infographics, this completely updated and redesigned new edition of Joni Seager's award-winning... [more]

$29.99

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Collins English Dictionary Complete and Unabridged

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Collins English Dictionary Complete and Unabridged

Collins Dictionaries

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; Reference works

Hardback

The home of living English The largest single-volume English dictionary in print celebrates the extraordinary breadth... [more]

$89.99

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World Heritage Sites: A Complete Guide to 1073 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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World Heritage Sites: A Complete Guide to 1073 UNESCO World Heritage Sites...

Unesco

Reference works; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Updated to include two years of changes in the World Heritage Sites list.<br... [more]

$66.95

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Libro de los cinco anillos

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Libro de los cinco anillos

Miyamoto Musashi

Anthologies (non-poetry); Reference works; Business negotiation; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Languages & ESL

Paperback

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Murder on Millionaires' Row

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Murder on Millionaires' Row

Erin Lindsey

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Fantasy; Research & information: general

Paperback

This delightfully charming debut historical mystery takes readers on a chase through 1880's Manhattan, filled with wonderful... [more]

$23.99

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Curious English Words and Phrases: The Truth Behind the Expressions We Use

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Curious English Words and Phrases: The Truth Behind the Expressions We Use...

Max Cryer

Language: history & general works; Historical & comparative linguistics; Reference

Paperback

Language expert Max Cryer's new book is an up-to-date guide to some of the most interesting words and phrases in the English... [more]

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

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All That Glisters ...: And Other Quotations You Should Know

Caroline Taggart

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations

Hardback

All That Glisters ... presents some of the pithiest, wisest and most fascinating quotations we should all know, detailing... [more]

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Collecting the World: The Life and Curiosity of Hans Sloane

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Collecting the World: The Life and Curiosity of Hans Sloane

James Delbourgo

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Museums & museology; Colonialism & imperialism

Paperback

Hans Sloane was the greatest collector of his time, and one of the greatest of all time. His name is familiar today through... [more]

$29.99

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