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What It Takes to Be a Doctor: An Insider's Guide

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What It Takes to Be a Doctor: An Insider's Guide

Ranjana Srivastava

Business & Economics; Medicine: general issues; Advice on careers & achieving success

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An essential guide for anyone contemplating a career as a doctor, by one of Australia's finest practitioners - and writers... [more]

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The Only Woman in the Room: Why Science is Still a Boys' Club

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The Only Woman in the Room: Why Science is Still a Boys' Club

Eileen Pollack

Gender studies: women; Sociology: work & labour; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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Named one of the notable nonfiction books of 2015 by The Washington Post A bracingly honest exploration of why there are still... [more]

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Hidden Connections and Double Meanings: A Mathematical Exploration

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Hidden Connections and Double Meanings: A Mathematical Exploration

David Wells

Mathematics & Sciences; Sudoku & number puzzles

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You don't have to be a mathematician to appreciate these intriguing problems and puzzles, which focus on insight and imagination... [more]

$23.95

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Tensor Methods in Statistics: Seco

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Tensor Methods in Statistics: Seco

Peter McCullagh

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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A pioneering monograph on tensor methods applied to distributional problems arising in statistics, this work begins with the... [more]

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Hunter Wine: A History

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Hunter Wine: A History

Julie McIntyre, John Germov

History; Social & cultural history; Food & society; Viticulture; Wines

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Australian winegrowing is as old as European Australia. While the Hunter Valley is not the ideal place to grow grapes climatically,... [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

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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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The Centre of the Earth: The Traveller's Guide

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The Centre of the Earth: The Traveller's Guide

Douglas Jerram

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Geology & the lithosphere

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Imagine you could travel to any place and any time in the entire universe. Where would you go to? To Mars? To the Big Bang?... [more]

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Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist

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Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist

Jennet Conant

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry

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Examines the life of one of the most influential men of the greatest generation, James B. Conant--a savvy architect of the... [more]

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Night Parrot: Australia's Most Elusive Bird

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Night Parrot: Australia's Most Elusive Bird

Penny Olsen

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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The competitiveness and secrecy, the triumphs and adventures of the history of the Night Parrot and its followers. [more]

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Pacific Exploration: Voyages of Discovery from Captain Cook's Endeavour to the Beagle

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Pacific Exploration: Voyages of Discovery from Captain Cook's Endeavour...

Nigel Rigby, Pieter van der Merwe, Glyn Williams

History; Maritime history; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Captain Cook is generally acknowledged as the first great European scientific explorer. His voyage of exploration to the Pacific... [more]

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Significant Figures: Lives and Works of Trailblazing Mathematicians

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Significant Figures: Lives and Works of Trailblazing Mathematicians

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Popular science

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Which mathematician elaborated a crucial concept the night before he died in a duel? Who funded his maths and medical career... [more]

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Tree: A Life Story

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Tree: A Life Story

David Suzuki, Wayne Grady

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Only God can make a tree, wrote Joyce Kilmer in one of the most celebrated of poems. The richly detailed text and Bateman's... [more]

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8 Weeks To Wow: Transform your life with the ultimate workout, nutrition and motivational plan

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8 Weeks To Wow: Transform your life with the ultimate workout, nutrition...

Emilie Brabon-Hames, Chief Brabon

Medicine; Fitness & diet

Paperback

Combines a simple exercise and diet program with the skills and know-how... [more]

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The Physics Behind...

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The Physics Behind...

Russ Swan

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics; Atomic & molecular physics; Nuclear structure physics

Paperback

Peer into the matrix with The Physics Behind... and uncover the extraordinary science behind everyday life. [more]

$26.99

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Carbon Capture

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Carbon Capture

Howard J. Herzog (Senior Research Engineer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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A concise overview of carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS), a promising but overlooked climate change mitigation pathway.... [more]

$34.99

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

John Danaher (Lecturer, National University of Ireland), Neil McArthur (Associate Director, University of Manitoba)

Philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Impact of science & technology on society; Machine learning; Human-computer interaction

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Perspectives from philosophy, psychology religious studies, economics, and law on the possible future of robot-human sexual... [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

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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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Nervous States: How Feeling Took Over the World

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Nervous States: How Feeling Took Over the World

William Davies (Author)

History of ideas; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Sociology; Politics & government; Impact of science & technology on society

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In this bold and far-reaching exploration of our new political landscape, William Davies reveals how feelings have come to... [more]

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The Flexible Body: Move better anywhere, anytime in 10 minutes a day

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The Flexible Body: Move better anywhere, anytime in 10 minutes a day

Roger Frampton

Medicine; Health & Self-Help; Fitness & diet; Exercise & workout books; Sports & outdoor recreation; Gymnastics

Paperback

Forget everything you think you know about exercise. International model and fitness expert Roger Frampton has developed a... [more]

$27.99

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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

Colin Farrelly

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Genetics (non-medical); Advocate - Philosophy

Paperback

In this deftly written book, philosopher Colin Farrelly contemplates the various ethical and social quandaries raised by the... [more]

$37.95

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Complex Analysis: Second Edition

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Complex Analysis: Second Edition

Ian Stewart, David Tall

Mathematics & Sciences; Complex analysis, complex variables

Paperback

This new edition of a classic textbook develops complex analysis using simple topological ideas to translate visual intuition... [more]

$54.95

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Ernest Hemingway: A Biography

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Ernest Hemingway: A Biography

Mary Dearborn

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: literary; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Geographical discovery & exploration

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The first full biography of Ernest Hemingway in more than fifteen years; the first to draw upon a wide array of never-before-used... [more]

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DNA Is Not Destiny: The Remarkable, Completely Misunderstood Relationship between You and Your Genes

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DNA Is Not Destiny: The Remarkable, Completely Misunderstood Relationship...

Steven J. Heine

Social, group or collective psychology; Medical genetics; Mathematics & Sciences; DNA & Genome

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One of the world's leading cultural psychologists debunks the hype surrounding DNA testing and puts to rest our mistaken anxieties... [more]

$23.95

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A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution

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A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution

Jennifer Doudna, Samuel Sternberg

Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science

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Jennifer Doudna, the world-famous scientist behind CRISPR, `one of the most monumental discoveries in biology' (New York Times),... [more]

$22.99

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

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This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

$22.99

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