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The Sartre Dictionary

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The Sartre Dictionary

Gary Cox

Reference works; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

Paperback

Covers the major works, ideas and influences of Jean-Paul Sartre. This dictionary contains entries which include definitions... [more]

$39.99

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Family Crests of Japan

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Family Crests of Japan

Stone Bridge Press

Reference works; History; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours

Paperback

Find the beauty and meaning of over 850 family crests found in Japanese tradition [more]

$32.99

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The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance

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The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance

Eric R. Scerri (Lecturer, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Lecturer, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UCLA)

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics; Chemistry; Physical chemistry; Biochemistry

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A comprehensive survey of the periodic table of the elements including the work of precursors, and the discovery of the periodic... [more]

$60.95

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The Historical Statistics of the United States 5 Volume Hardback Set: Millennial Edition

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The Historical Statistics of the United States 5 Volume Hardback Set: Millennial...

Susan B. Carter, Scott Sigmund Gartner, Michael R. Haines, Alan L. Olmstead, Richard Sutch

Reference works; History; History of the Americas

Hardback

A comprehensive compendium of statistics from over 1,000 sources recording every aspect of the history of the United States.... [more]

$2115.00  $1000.00

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A Dictionary of English Surnames

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A Dictionary of English Surnames

P. H. Reaney, R. M. Wilson

Reference; Reference works; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours

Paperback

An authoritative and enlightening guide to the origins of over 16,000 English surnames and their development over the centuries.... [more]

$25.95

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The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy

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The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy

Thomas Mautner

Reference works; Philosophy

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What do philosophers mean by 'absolute' and 'akrasia'? What are 'Polish notation' and 'prime matter'? What contributions to... [more]

$27.99

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Oxford Dictionary of Musical Terms

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Oxford Dictionary of Musical Terms

Alison Latham (Writer and editor of music reference books)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Western "classical" music; Reference works

Paperback

Covers the musical terms in English and other European languages generally used in Western music. This dictionary features... [more]

$21.95

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Nouvelle Grammaire du Francais: Cours de Civilisation Francaise de la Sorbonne

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Nouvelle Grammaire du Francais: Cours de Civilisation Francaise de la Sorbonne...

Yvonne Delatour, Dominique Jennepin, Maylis Leon-Dufour

Grammar & vocabulary; Reference works; Languages & ESL

Hardback

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$49.95

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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire

Prose: non-fiction; Reference works; History

Hardback

The definitive compendium of classic and modern oratory expanded-with a new preface on what makes a speech great. [more]

$63.95

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McGraw Hill Spanish and English Legal Dictionary: Diccionario Juridico Ingles

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McGraw Hill Spanish and English Legal Dictionary: Diccionario Juridico Ingles...

Henry Saint Dahl

Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; Reference works; Jurisprudence & general issues; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Este diccionario es una herramienta practica y multicultural que define cientos de terminos clave en derecho comecial, civil,... [more]

$56.95

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Dictionary of Trade Policy Terms

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Dictionary of Trade Policy Terms

Walter Goode (University of Adelaide)

Reference works; Business & Economics; International trade; International economic & trade law

Paperback

2000 key terms, expressions and events associated with international trade, useful both for generalists and specialists. [more]

$85.00  $30.00

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The Waterbug Book: a Guide to the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates of Temperate Australia

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The Waterbug Book: a Guide to the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates of Temperate...

John Gooderham, Edward Tsyrlin

Reference works; Microbiology (non-medical); Freshwater biology, limnology; Zoology: Invertebrates; Limnology (freshwater); Management of land & natural resources

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Full of practical tips about where to find various animals, and what their presence can tell about their environment. [more]

$49.95

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Lawyer's Latin

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Lawyer's Latin

John Gray

linguistics; Reference works; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

Hardback

Few learn Latin in school and young lawyers with minimal knowledge of the language experience difficulty as they continue... [more]

$22.95

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New Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary

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New Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary

Edy Garcia Schaffer

Reference works; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Crosswords

Paperback

Puzzle clues and solution words include abbreviations; slang words; literary, scientific, and foreign references; along with... [more]

$16.99

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World War II

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World War II

Barbara C. Bigelow

Reference works; History; General & world history; European history; Second World War; Educational: History

Hardback

Exploring World War II, this reference presents 15 excerpts from primary sources related to this period, including speeches,... [more]

$134.20

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Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia

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Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia

Gerry Swan

Reference works; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

An introduction to the reptiles of Australia. The text covers snakes, crocodiles, turtles and lizards and describes key characteristics... [more]

$18.99

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The Penguin Dictionary of Symbols

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The Penguin Dictionary of Symbols

Alain Gheerbrant, Jean Chevalier, John Buchanan-Brown

Reference works; Religion & beliefs; Anthropology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

A dictionary that explores the symbols which abound in literature, religion, national identity and are found at the heart... [more]

$39.99

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

T. F. Hoad (Fellow and Tutor in English Language, St Peter's College, Oxford; and Lecturer in English, University of Oxford)

Historical & comparative linguistics; Reference; Reference works

Paperback

A comprehensive guide to word origins with over 17,000 entries. The edition is based on The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology.... [more]

$27.95

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The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History

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The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History

Colin McEvedy, David Woodroffe

Reference works; History; General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Historical geography

Paperback

A revised edition of The Penguin Atlas of Medieval History . [more]

$19.99

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Wild Food Plants of Australia

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Wild Food Plants of Australia

Tim Low

Reference works; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of Australia is the fieldguide edition of Wild Food Plants of Australia. It... [more]

$29.95

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Art Of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives

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Art Of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human...

Lajos Egri

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Reference works

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Looking at Jewelry: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques

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Looking at Jewelry: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques

Susanne Gansicke, Yvonne J Markowitz

The Arts: General & Reference; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Reference works; Antiques & collectables; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Jewellery & beadcraft

Paperback

What is a cabochon? What are the various types of gilding? What is vermeil? This accessible book - the first of its kind -... [more]

$34.99

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World Press Photo 2019

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World Press Photo 2019

Photographs: collections; Photographic reportage; Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Paperback

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

$39.99

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Basic Rockhounding and Prospecting: A Beginner's Guide

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Basic Rockhounding and Prospecting: A Beginner's Guide

Garret Romaine

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Outdoor survival skills

Paperback

This is the go-to instructional guide for the beginner rockhounder and prospector. [more]

$39.99

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About Time Vol 9: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who 2008-9 Series 4

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About Time Vol 9: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who 2008-9 Series 4

Tat Wood, Dorothy Ail

Television; Science fiction; Reference works

Paperback

In About Time , the whole of Doctor Who is examined through the lens of the real-world social and political changes as well... [more]

$54.95

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