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Empire of the Winds: The Global Role of Asia's Great Archipelago

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Empire of the Winds: The Global Role of Asia's Great Archipelago

Philip Bowring

History; Asian history; Geopolitics; International trade; Economic geography

Hardback

Unique history of Maritime Southeast Asia [more]

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The Science of Sin: Why We Do The Things We Know We Shouldn't

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The Science of Sin: Why We Do The Things We Know We Shouldn't

Jack Lewis

Psychology; Psychology: emotions; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

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Uses the latest findings from neuroscience to explain the perplexing human tendency to do things that one knows one should... [more]

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The Cheapest Electricity on Earth

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The Cheapest Electricity on Earth

Tor Hundloe, Keeley Hartzer

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

When the barbecue discussion in Bendigo or Brisbane, Adelaide or Alice Springs focuses on how many rooftop solar panels you... [more]

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The Story of Mathematics in 24 Equations

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The Story of Mathematics in 24 Equations

Dana Mackenzie

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

Paperback

You can't present the history of art without pictures; equally equations are central to any history of mathematics.<br /><br... [more]

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Almost Periodic Functions

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Almost Periodic Functions

Harald Bohr

Mathematics & Sciences; Functional analysis & transforms

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Starting with a discussion of periodic functions, this groundbreaking exposition advances to the almost periodic case. An... [more]

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In Focus Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: Your Personal Guide - Includes an 18x24-inch wall chart

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In Focus Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: Your Personal Guide - Includes an...

Marlene Houghton

Medicine; Aromatherapy & essential oils

Paperback

In Focus Essential Oils is your quick guide to the qualities and healing effects of every major essential oil, including over... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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Rewording the Brain: How Cryptic Crosswords Can Improve Your Memory and Boost the Power and Agility of Your Brain

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Rewording the Brain: How Cryptic Crosswords Can Improve Your Memory and...

David Astle

Popular science; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Crosswords

Paperback

Recent studies have shown that puzzle-solving and wordplay are among the most effective ways to boost the power and agility... [more]

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

Damian Michael, Mason Crane, Daniel Florance, Emma Burns, David Lindenmayer

Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of the environment; Sustainable agriculture

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Featuring best practice approaches to restoration based on 19 years of long-term research. [more]

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Diving for Seahorses: The Science and Secrets of Memory

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Diving for Seahorses: The Science and Secrets of Memory

Hilde Ostby, Ylva Ostby

Mathematics & Sciences; Memory improvement & thinking techniques

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What makes us remember? Why do we forget? And what, exactly, is a memory?<br... [more]

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The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter

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The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of...

Paul Steinhardt

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Atomic & molecular physics; Crystallography; Mineralogy & gems; History of engineering & technology

Hardback

One of the most fascinating scientific detective stories of the last fifty years, an exciting quest for a new form of matter.... [more]

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Out There: A Scientific Guide to Alien Life, Antimatter, and Human Space Travel (For the Cosmically Curious)

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Out There: A Scientific Guide to Alien Life, Antimatter, and Human Space...

Michael Wall

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Astrophysics

Hardback

In the vein of Randall Munroe's What If? meets Brian Green's Elegant Universe, a writer from Space.com investigates what's... [more]

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Religion and Science: The Basics

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Religion and Science: The Basics

Philip Clayton

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Philosophy of science

Paperback

Religion and science are arguably the two most powerful social forces in the world today. But where religion and science were... [more]

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Snow: The biography

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Snow: The biography

Giles Whittell

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

Hardback

Snow has a lot in common with religion. It comes from heaven. It changes everything. It creates an alternative reality and... [more]

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The Pebbles on the Beach

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The Pebbles on the Beach

Clarence Ellis

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA)

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Understanding the humble pebble makes a trip to the beach, lake-side or river bank simply that little bit more fascinating.<br... [more]

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Why the Wheel Is Round: Muscles, Technology, and How We Make Things Move

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Why the Wheel Is Round: Muscles, Technology, and How We Make Things Move...

Steven Vogel

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Human biology; Technology: general issues

Paperback

A book about how people and machines work together, and how we design machines to replicate and amplify what we can do ourselves.... [more]

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The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves

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The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves

Eric R. Kandel

Psychology; Popular science; Neurosciences; Popular psychology

Paperback

A fascinating new popular science book by a Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist that explains how disordering of the brain... [more]

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Survival

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Survival

Louise McNaught, Anna Claybourne

Endangered species & extinction of species; Children's & Educational

Hardback

The world is experiencing an extinction crisis. This book shares the stories of 20 threatened species facing the challenge... [more]

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Picturing Science and Engineering

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Picturing Science and Engineering

Felice C. Frankel (Research Scientist, MIT)

Special kinds of photography; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Other technologies & applied sciences

Hardback

guide to making scientific photographs for presentations, journal submissions, and covers, featuring step-by-step instructions... [more]

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Dinomania: Why We Love, Fear and Are Utterly Enchanted by Dinosaurs

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Dinomania: Why We Love, Fear and Are Utterly Enchanted by Dinosaurs

Boria Sax

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Hardback

Dinomania tells the story of our romance with the titanic saurians, from early stories that were inspired by their bones to... [more]

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Unnatural Causes

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Unnatural Causes

Richard Shepherd

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Forensic medicine

Paperback

The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead... [more]

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Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory

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Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory

Leonard Susskind, Art Friedman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Gravity; Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism; Relativity physics

Paperback

In the first two books in his wildly popular The Theoretical Minimumseries, world-class physicist Leonard Susskind provided... [more]

$22.99

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Dawn of the New Everything: A Journey Through Virtual Reality

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Dawn of the New Everything: A Journey Through Virtual Reality

Jaron Lanier

Mathematics & Sciences; Virtual reality

Paperback

Jaron Lanier, `the father of Virtual Reality ... a high-tech genius' (Sunday Times), tells the extraordinary story of how... [more]

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Respecting Animals: A Balanced Approach to Our Relationship with Pets, Food, and Wildlife

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Respecting Animals: A Balanced Approach to Our Relationship with Pets, Food,...

David S. Favre

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

A legal scholar and animal-rights expert argues for a practical approach... [more]

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

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Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

Sam Kean

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

** GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **`Popular science at its best'Mail on Sunday`Eminently accessible and enjoyable'ObserverWith... [more]

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