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The Joy Of Mathematics: Marvels, Novelties, and Neglected Gems That Are Rarely Taught in Math Class

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The Joy Of Mathematics: Marvels, Novelties, and Neglected Gems That Are...

Alfred S. Posamentier

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Paperback

<div><strong>Wouldn't it be great if all school teachers (from kindergarten through high school) would share the joy of mathematics... [more]

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The Maths Behind...

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The Maths Behind...

Colin Beveridge

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Taking moments from everyday life and looking at the maths and science behind why they happen, this book examines everything... [more]

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Puzzle Ninja: Pit Your Wits Against The Japanese Puzzle Masters

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Puzzle Ninja: Pit Your Wits Against The Japanese Puzzle Masters

Alex Bellos

Mathematics & Sciences; Puzzles & quizzes

Paperback

Presents a brain-bending mix of history, reportage, and over 200 mind-boggling puzzles. In this book, you will find: 20 new... [more]

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The Secret Life of Whales

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The Secret Life of Whales

Micheline Jenner

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine biology

Paperback

Marine biologist Micheline Jenner discovered humpback breeding grounds off the Kimberley coast, has swum through orange golfball-sized... [more]

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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimists Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimists Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations...

Thomas L. Friedman

Society & Social Sciences; Globalization; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Environmental economics; Political economy; Impact of science & technology on society

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A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observers. Thomas L. Friedman shows that... [more]

$24.99

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Wake Up: The Nine Hashtags of Digital Disruption

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Wake Up: The Nine Hashtags of Digital Disruption

David Fagan

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

Everything you need to know about the digital revolution and how it affects your life. [more]

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The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook

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The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook

Michael Brooks

Mathematics & Sciences; Maths for scientists; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

Paperback

<strong>A book of science like no other, about a scientist like no other.</strong><br... [more]

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Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation

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Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation

Alan Burdick

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

<div><strong>For more than two thousand years the world's great minds have argued about the true essence of time. Is it finite... [more]

$32.99

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Al Gore

Central government policies; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Global warming

Paperback

The follow up to Former Vice President Al Gore's #1 New York Times bestselling and conversation-changing book on climate change,... [more]

$34.99

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Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth

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Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth

Charles Massy

Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

This ground-breaking book will change the way we think of, farm and grow food. Author and radical farmer Charles Massy explores... [more]

$39.95

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Wireless-Wise Families: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Wireless Technologies

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Wireless-Wise Families: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Wireless Technologies...

Lyn McLean

Society & Social Sciences; WAP (wireless) technology; Digital lifestyle

Paperback

From one of Australia's leading educators about technologies comes this investigation into the safety of wireless devices... [more]

$19.99

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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; Active outdoor pursuits; Climbing & mountaineering

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

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Interval Weight Loss: How to Trick Your Body into Losing Weight the Scientific Way - One Month at a Time

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Interval Weight Loss: How to Trick Your Body into Losing Weight the Scientific...

Nick Fuller

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

Ever gone on a diet but ended up heavier than when you started? [more]

$32.99

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Sad Topographies

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Sad Topographies

Damien Rudd

History; Cartography, map-making & projections

Hardback

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

$45.00

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Where Song Began: Australia's Birds And How They Changed TheWorld

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Where Song Began: Australia's Birds And How They Changed TheWorld

Tim Low

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

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An authoritative and entertaining exploration of Australia's distinctive birds and their unheralded role in global evolution... [more]

$22.99

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Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone

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Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone

Mark Harris, Duncan Pritchard

Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Philosophy of science

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<p><strong>Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone brings together these great truth-seeking disciplines, and seeks... [more]

$31.99

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The Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future

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The Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a...

Jim Robbins

Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The Wonder of Birds illuminates qualities unique to birds that demonstrate just how invaluable they are to humankind-both... [more]

$34.99

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Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything

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Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything

Lydia Kang, Nate Pedersen

History; History of medicine

Hardback

A tour of medicine's most outlandish misfires, Quackery dives into 35 treatments , exploring their various uses and why they... [more]

$44.99

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Karl, the Universe and Everything

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Karl, the Universe and Everything

Karl Kruszelnicki

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Science & technology: general interest (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Grab your towel and hitchhike across the galaxy with Australia's zaniest scientist Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. [more]

$34.99

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Superstition and Science, 1450-1750: Mystics, sceptics, truth-seekers and charlatans

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Superstition and Science, 1450-1750: Mystics, sceptics, truth-seekers and...

Derek Wilson

European history; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; History of science; Popular science

Paperback

A multi-faceted story of heroes and villains, mystics and sceptics, earnest seekers of truth and charlatans, a narrative that... [more]

$35.00

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Burke and Wills: The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers

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Burke and Wills: The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers...

Peter FitzSimons

History; Australasian & Pacific history; History: specific events & topics; Geographical discovery & exploration

Hardback

The iconic Australian exploration story - brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyteller. [more]

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Painting by Numbers: The Life and Art of Ferdinand Bauer

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Painting by Numbers: The Life and Art of Ferdinand Bauer

David Mabberley

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Ferdinand Bauer is seen by many as the greatest natural history painter of all time. This fascinating new study of Bauer's... [more]

$69.99

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New Views: The World Mapped Like Never Before

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New Views: The World Mapped Like Never Before

Alastair Bonnett

History; Society & culture: general; Geography

Hardback

NEW VIEWS IS A STUNNING COLLECTION OF FIFTY MAPS VISUALISING PHYSICAL, POLITICAL AND CULTURAL WORLD LIKE NEVER BEFORE [more]

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The Infinite Monkey Cage - How to Build a Universe

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The Infinite Monkey Cage - How to Build a Universe

Brian Cox, Robin Ince

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Humour

Hardback

The Infinite Monkey Cage, the legendary BBC Radio 4 programme, brings you... [more]

$39.99

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Vacation Guide to the Solar System: Science for the Savvy Space Traveller

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Vacation Guide to the Solar System: Science for the Savvy Space Traveller...

Olivia Koski, Jana Grcevich, Guerilla Science

Literature: history & criticism; Popular science; Humour; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

AN IMAGINATIVE EXPLORATION INTO THE 'WHAT IF' OF SPACE TRAVELImagine taking a hike along the windswept red plains of Mars... [more]

$22.99

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