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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

Andrea di Robilant

History; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Geographical discovery & exploration; Classic travel writing

Hardback

In the 14th century, Nicolo and Antonio Zen journeyed from Venice up the North Atlantic, encountering warrior princes, fighting... [more]

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Relativity: The Special and the General Theory - 100th Anniversary Edition

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Relativity: The Special and the General Theory - 100th Anniversary Edition...

Albert Einstein

Mathematics & Sciences; Relativity physics

Paperback

A handsome annotated edition of Einstein (TM)s celebrated book on relativity After completing the final version of his... [more]

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The Secrets of Bees: An Insider's Guide to the Life of Honeybees

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The Secrets of Bees: An Insider's Guide to the Life of Honeybees

Michael Weiler

Mathematics & Sciences; Apiculture (beekeeping); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

A fascinating look at the secret life of bees, from buzzing around the garden to the sticky knife in the honey jar. [more]

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

Kyle Harper

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Global warming

Paperback

How climate change and disease helped to bring down the Roman Empire Here is the monumental retelling of one of the most... [more]

$37.99

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Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New Afterword

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Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy,...

Govert Schilling

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Gravity; Astrophysics

Paperback

The detection of gravitational waves-ripples in spacetime-has already been called the scientific coup of this century. Govert... [more]

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Living and Caring: A Guide for Carers and People with Parkinson's

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Living and Caring: A Guide for Carers and People with Parkinson's

Ann Andrews, Jennifer Dann

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

This book is for people with Parkinson's and the people who care for them. It draws on the personal experiences of over forty... [more]

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

Diana Hill, Edmee Cudmore

Landscape art & architecture; Horticulture; Gardening; Gardens (descriptions, history etc); Advocate - Food & Garden

Paperback

Explore the grand gardens and forests of Europe and Britain with esteemed landscape designer William Guilfoyle as he did with... [more]

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist...

Dr Richard Shepherd

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Forensic science; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Pathology; Forensic medicine; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

Paperback

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

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Energy Medicine: The Science and Mystery of Healing

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Energy Medicine: The Science and Mystery of Healing

Jill Blakeway

Medicine; Energy; Popular medicine & health; Complementary therapies, healing & health; Chakras, auras & spiritual energy

Paperback

The first comprehensive look at the ground-breaking field of energy medicine and how it can be used to diagnose and treat... [more]

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Understanding Numbers: Simplify life's mathematics. Decode the world around you

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Understanding Numbers: Simplify life's mathematics. Decode the world around...

Marianne Freiberger, Rachel Thomas

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

In Understanding Numbers, Marianne Freiberger and Rachel Thomas will show key number patterns and maths principles that are... [more]

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On the Trail of Stardust: The Guide to Finding Micrometeorites: Tools, Techniques, and Identification

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On the Trail of Stardust: The Guide to Finding Micrometeorites: Tools, Techniques,...

Jon Larsen

Mathematics & Sciences; Scientific equipment, experiments & techniques; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

In On the Trail of Stardust, citizen scientist extraordinaire Jon Larsen explains the gear and techniques necessary for finding,... [more]

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Fit Mama: Get the Best Body You'Ve Ever Had - After Kids

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Fit Mama: Get the Best Body You'Ve Ever Had - After Kids

Belinda Norton

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Health & wholefood cookery; Sports training & coaching

Paperback

'Fit Mama transformed my post-baby body and rebooted my posture. It's the best!' - Emma Snowsill-Frodeno, Olympian <br/><br/>... [more]

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My Hidden Chimp: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

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My Hidden Chimp: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

Steve Peters

Psychology; Child & developmental psychology; Neurosciences; Child care & upbringing; Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Learn how TEN habits can help children to understand and manage their emotions and behaviour - the NEW book from the creator... [more]

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The Secret Life of Genes

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The Secret Life of Genes

Derek Harvey

Mathematics & Sciences; DNA & Genome; Human biology

Paperback

Decode the blueprint of life to find out what makes you YOU! [more]

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Under the Camelthorn Tree: Raising a Family Among Lions

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Under the Camelthorn Tree: Raising a Family Among Lions

Kate Nicholls

Biography; Memoirs; Alternative lifestyles; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Travel writing

Paperback

A mother's gritty yet often humorous account of bringing up her five children in a lion research camp; a 21st-century My Family... [more]

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Borrowed Time: The Science of How and Why We Age

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Borrowed Time: The Science of How and Why We Age

Sue Armstrong

Medicine; Popular science; Biology, life sciences; Life sciences: general issues

Paperback

As featured on BBC Radio 4's Start the Week 'A rich, timely study for the era of global ageing ' Nature The ageing... [more]

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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton

Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

South, now in paperback to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the original publication and including images discovered... [more]

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Rocket Billionaires: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the New Space Race

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Rocket Billionaires: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the New Space Race

Tim Fernholz

Economic systems & structures; Entrepreneurship; Ownership & organisation of enterprises; Mathematics & Sciences; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science

Paperback

The inside story of the new race to conquer space, as Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos spend billions of their own money to explore... [more]

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The History of Science

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The History of Science

Tom Jackson

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

Paperback

Mankind has forever strived to learn. The tribe with the better weapons can hunt more efficiently, defend itself better and... [more]

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Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia

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Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia

Christina Thompson

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Geographical discovery & exploration; Advocate - History

Paperback

`Wonderfully researched and beautifully written' Philip Hoare, author of Leviathan `Succeeds... [more]

$34.99

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The Hybrid Diet

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The Hybrid Diet

Patrick Holford, Jerome Burne

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Family & health; Men's health; Women's health; Diets & dieting

Paperback

For years the battle lines have been drawn between two diet camps: the low-carb, high-fat diet fans and those who favour a... [more]

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Good to Go: How to Eat, Sleep and Rest Like a Champion

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Good to Go: How to Eat, Sleep and Rest Like a Champion

Christie Aschwanden

Popular science; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

Good to Go is the first decisive exploration of recovery science and the crucial role it plays in optimizing training performance.... [more]

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All - From the Everyday to the Extreme

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All...

Schwartz

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Keeping kids safe takes vigilance---especially when food allergies are involved. This clear, reassuring guide helps you get... [more]

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Axiomatics of Classical Statistical Mechanics

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Axiomatics of Classical Statistical Mechanics

Rudolf Kurth

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical physics

Paperback

Requiring only familiarity with elements of calculus and analytical geometry, this monograph constructs classical statistical... [more]

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Guns, Germs and Steel

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Guns, Germs and Steel

Jared Diamond

Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Social impact of environmental issues

Paperback

PATTERNS OF LIFE: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKSWhy has human history unfolded so differently across the... [more]

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