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The Secret Language of Cats

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The Secret Language of Cats

Peter Kuras, Susanne Schotz

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

Paperback

In The Secret Language of Cats, Susanne Schoetz offers a crash course in the phonetic study of cat sounds. She introduces... [more]

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99 Variations on a Proof

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99 Variations on a Proof

Philip Ording

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Philosophy of mathematics; Algebraic geometry; History of mathematics

Hardback

An exploration of mathematical style through 99 different proofs of the... [more]

$54.99

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How Attention Works: Finding Your Way in a World Full of Distraction

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How Attention Works: Finding Your Way in a World Full of Distraction

Stefan Van der Stigchel (University of Utrecht)

Psychology; Neurosciences

Hardback

How we filter out what is irrelevant so we can focus on what we need to know. [more]

$49.99

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The Sentient Machine: The Coming Age of Artificial Intelligence

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The Sentient Machine: The Coming Age of Artificial Intelligence

Amir Husain

Impact of science & technology on society; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

How will the increasing role of artificial intelligence heal, or harm, our society? What are the social and economic consequences,... [more]

$31.95

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The Thousand Doors: Australian Doctors at War Part Five: The Middle East and Far East 1939-1942

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The Thousand Doors: Australian Doctors at War Part Five: The Middle East...

Colonol Robert Likeman

History; Military history; Second World War; Medical profession; History of medicine

Paperback

Illustrated biographies of doctors who served during the Second World War. The fourth volume in the series Australian Doctors... [more]

$65.00

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Congo Stories: Battling Five Centuries of Exploitation and Greed

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Congo Stories: Battling Five Centuries of Exploitation and Greed

John Prendergast, Fidel Bafilemba

History; African history; The environment

Hardback

From the author of the New York Times bestselling and award-winning, NOT ON OUR WATCH, John Prendergast and actor Ryan Gosling,... [more]

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The Natural Menopause Plan

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The Natural Menopause Plan

Maryon Stewart

Medicine; Women's health

Paperback

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

$26.99

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Eureka

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Eureka

Edgar Allan Poe

Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Initially composed by Poe as a public lecture towards the end his career and considered by him the culmination of all his... [more]

$12.99

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CERN and the Higgs Boson: The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality

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CERN and the Higgs Boson: The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality...

James Gillies

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

Paperback

CERN and the Higgs boson hit the headlines and made particle physics exciting for non-scientists - here's the inside story... [more]

$19.99

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Facing the Heat Barrier: A History of Hypersonics: A History of Hypersonics

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Facing the Heat Barrier: A History of Hypersonics: A History of Hypersonics...

T.A. Heppenheimer

Mathematics & Sciences; Aerospace & aviation technology

Paperback

This volume from the NASA History Series presents an overview of hypersonics that will appeal to readers interested in the... [more]

$43.95

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Lectures on Boolean Algebras

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Lectures on Boolean Algebras

Paul Halmos

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

Paperback

Concise and informal as well as systematic, this presentation on the basics of Boolean algebra has ranked among the fundamental... [more]

$19.99

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The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions

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The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest...

Peter Brannen

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

Paperback

Five times our world has stood on the brink of Armageddon - it's been incinerated, frozen, drained, flooded and smothered... [more]

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Auroras: Fire in the Sky

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Auroras: Fire in the Sky

Dan Bortolotti

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

First paperback edition with over 100 photographs of one of nature's greatest spectacles and captions that reflect on the... [more]

$24.95

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Two of Britain's popular astronomers answer all the questions people ask about space travel, telescopes, the solar system,... [more]

$24.95

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Infinite Abelian Groups

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Infinite Abelian Groups

Irving Kaplansky

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

Paperback

This concise monograph presents the theory of infinite abelian groups in a convenient form and helps students acquire some... [more]

$24.99

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Nurses of Australia: The Illustrated Story

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Nurses of Australia: The Illustrated Story

Deborah Burrows

History; Nursing

Paperback

From the First Nation caregivers who healed, birthed and nursed for millennia to the untrained and ill-equipped convict men... [more]

$34.99

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Guide to Venomous and Medically Important Invertebrates

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Guide to Venomous and Medically Important Invertebrates

David Bowles, James Swaby, Harold Harlan

Personal & public health; Zoology: Invertebrates

Paperback

An illustrated guide to aid identification, provide protection measures and guidance on treatment. [more]

$59.99

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2018

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2018

John Pickrell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

This popular yearly anthology gives a snapshot of the very best science writing Australia has to offer, including everything... [more]

$29.99

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Australian Backyard Astronomy

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Australian Backyard Astronomy

Ragbir Bhathal, Jenny Bhathal

Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Children's & Educational

Paperback

Reveals Australia's Aboriginal and European night-sky heritage to children from their own backyards. Suitable for children... [more]

$24.99

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World's Most Endangered

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World's Most Endangered

Sophie McCallum

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

Paperback

A new book that highlights the plight of critically endangered species, as classified by the WWF and IUCN. It focuses on 25... [more]

$29.99

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Eat Your Greens

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Eat Your Greens

Pete Evans

Dietetics & nutrition; Cookery, food & drink; General cookery & recipes; TV & celebrity chef cookbooks; Health & wholefood cookery; Vegetarian cookery

Paperback

Australia's no.1 selling cookbook author Pete Evans shares more than 130 healthy and delicious new plant-based meals for the... [more]

$39.99

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Time to Go

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Time to Go

Guy Kennaway

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Medicine; Family & health

Hardback

In 2017 Susie Kennaway asked her son Guy to kill her. 88 years old, with an older and infirm husband, Susie wanted to avoid... [more]

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How to Speak Science: Gravity, relativity and other ideas that were crazy until proven brilliant

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How to Speak Science: Gravity, relativity and other ideas that were crazy...

Bruce Benamran

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Thermodynamics & heat

Paperback

Bruce isn't pretending that science isn't tricky, but in simple, maths-free explanations and just-the-good-parts historical... [more]

$32.99

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A Map of the Invisible: Journeys into Particle Physics

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A Map of the Invisible: Journeys into Particle Physics

Jonathan Butterworth

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

Paperback

Beautifully illustrated, with gradually evolving maps offering an inventive visual glossary as the journey progresses, A Map... [more]

$24.99

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Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond

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Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond

Matt Wright

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Prose: non-fiction; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

Paperback

Rescuing endangered species, piloting choppers and coming nose-to-snout with some of Australia's deadliest creatures is all... [more]

$34.99

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