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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]

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Understand Probability: Little Quick Fix

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Understand Probability: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Research methods: general; Probability & statistics; Educational material

Paperback

The Little Quick Fix to Understanding Probability breaks it down step by step with crystal clear examples and exercises from... [more]

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The Mathematics of Secrets: Cryptography from Caesar Ciphers to Digital Encryption

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The Mathematics of Secrets: Cryptography from Caesar Ciphers to Digital...

Joshua Holden

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics; Data encryption

Paperback

The Mathematics of Secrets takes readers on a fascinating tour of the mathematics behind cryptography-the science of sending... [more]

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Research Proposal: Little Quick Fix

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Research Proposal: Little Quick Fix

Zina O'Leary

Research methods: general; Educational material

Paperback

Zina O'Leary's Research Proposal Little Quick Fix gives you a clever, beautiful workbook packed with real life examples to... [more]

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Research Question: Little Quick Fix

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Research Question: Little Quick Fix

Zina O'Leary

Research methods: general; Study & learning skills: general; Educational material

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Zina O'Leary's Research Question Little Quick Fix teaches students how to find their interest, hone it to a topic, and turn... [more]

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Word to the Wise: Untangling the mix-ups, misuse and myths of language

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Word to the Wise: Untangling the mix-ups, misuse and myths of language

Mark Broatch

Usage & grammar guides; Writing & editing guides; Reference

Paperback

Even the best wordsmiths can trip over words that are commonly misused, mixed up or misspelled. This useful, playful reference... [more]

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What Shape Is Space?: A primer for the 21st century

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What Shape Is Space?: A primer for the 21st century

Giles Sparrow

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Space science

Paperback

One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this well-informed and lucid book takes a comprehensive... [more]

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

Jacob Field

Reference works; Philosophy; Politics & government; Business & management

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One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this incisive discussion of capitalism breaks down... [more]

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The Times On This Day: Facts and Trivia for Every Day of the Year

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The Times On This Day: Facts and Trivia for Every Day of the Year

James Owen

Reference; Social & cultural history; Trivia & quiz question books

Hardback

Do you know when the Duke of Albemarle arranged Britain's first boxing match, between his butler and his butcher? Or when... [more]

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How to Say I Love You in (Almost) Every Language

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How to Say I Love You in (Almost) Every Language

Celeste Shelley

Reference; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Language phrasebooks

Hardback

A beautifully designed and illustrated guide to saying `I love you' in 150 languages - the perfect gift for the romantic traveller... [more]

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

Tony Trowles

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religious buildings; Museums & museology; History

Hardback

New edition of this exploration of one of Brtiain's greatest buildings. [more]

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The Real McCoy and 149 other Eponyms

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The Real McCoy and 149 other Eponyms

Claire Cock-Starkey

Language: history & general works; Dialect, slang & jargon; Reference

Hardback

Encompassing eponyms from medicine, botany, invention, science, fashion, food and literature, this book uncovers the intriguing... [more]

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Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students 6th Edition

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Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students 6th Edition

Margaret Ramsay

Library & information sciences; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students has been a trusted reference book for Australian Secondary students... [more]

$45.95

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On This Day in History

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On This Day in History

Dan Snow

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; History; General & world history; British & Irish history

Hardback

3000 years of the most important stories from the past in 365 days -- from the Ides of March to D-Day, from Britain's favourite... [more]

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Barrons Italian at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

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Barrons Italian at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

Mario Costantino

Reference works; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Find approximately 2,500 words and expressions in both English and Italian plus pronunciation guidance in this pocket-sized... [more]

$16.99

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Barrons German at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

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Barrons German at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

Henry Strutz

Reference works; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Find approximately 2,500 words and expressions in both English and German plus pronunciation guidance in this pocket-sized... [more]

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Barrons French at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

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Barrons French at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

Gail Stein

Reference works; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Find approximately 2,500 words and expressions in both English and French plus pronunciation guidance in this pocket-sized... [more]

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Barrons Spanish at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

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Barrons Spanish at a Glance: Phrase Book Dictionary Travelers Aid

Gail Stein, Heywood Wald

Reference works; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Find approximately 2,500 words and expressions in both English and Spanish plus pronunciation guidance in this pocket-sized... [more]

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The Little Book of Bridge: Learn How to Play, Score, and Win

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The Little Book of Bridge: Learn How to Play, Score, and Win

Brent Manley

Language: reference & general; Reference works; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Bridge

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Big Book Of Hacks: 250 Amazing DIY Tech Projects

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Big Book Of Hacks: 250 Amazing DIY Tech Projects

Editors Of Popular Science

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Technology: general issues; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Paperback

In this paperback reboot of the popular 2012 title, readers will find a collection of the most up-to-date and thrilling DIY... [more]

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Chineasy for Travellers

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Chineasy for Travellers

ShaoLan

Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Reference works; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The essential Chineasy guide to characters, words and phrases, culture and traditions for travellers of all types, in a pocket-size... [more]

$14.99

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The Minard System: The Graphical Works of Charles-Joseph Minard

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The Minard System: The Graphical Works of Charles-Joseph Minard

Sandra Rendgen

Research & information: general; History; Cartography, map-making & projections; Engineering graphics & technical drawing

Hardback

From the Collection of the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chauss ees. [more]

$108.95

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Roblox Annual 2019

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Roblox Annual 2019

Egmont Publishing UK

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

Hardback

Discover everything there is to know about Roblox. Explore the most popular experiences, meet talented members of the community,... [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]

$31.95

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