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Journey of a Thousand Storms: A Refugee's Story

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Journey of a Thousand Storms: A Refugee's Story

Kooshyar Karimi

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Translation & interpretation; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Espionage & secret services; Medical ethics & professional conduct

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Kooshyar Karimi had two careers in Iran, one as a doctor and one as an award-winning translator. Until he was kidnapped by... [more]

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Amazing Stories of the Space Age: True Tales of Nazis in Orbit, Soldiers on the Moon, Orphaned Martian Robots, and Other Fascinating Accounts from the Annals of Spaceflight

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Amazing Stories of the Space Age: True Tales of Nazis in Orbit, Soldiers...

Rod Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Award-winning science writer and documentarian Rod Pyle presents an insider's perspective on the most unusual and bizarre... [more]

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Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming

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Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming...

Paul Hawken

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Global warming

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The 100 most substantive solutions to roll back climate change, based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers... [more]

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Wave Propagation in a Random Medium

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Wave Propagation in a Random Medium

Lev A. Chernov

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism

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Ground-breaking contribution to the literature, widely used by scientists, engineers, and students. Topics include theory... [more]

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Induction Book

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Induction Book

Steven Weintraub

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic

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Every mathematician and student of mathematics needs a familiarity with mathematical induction. This volume provides advanced... [more]

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Introduction to Mathematics

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Introduction to Mathematics

Alfred Whitehead

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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Concise volume for general students by prominent philosopher and mathematician explains what math is and does, and how mathematicians... [more]

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The Aliens are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe

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The Aliens are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our...

Ben Miller

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Discover the fascinating and cutting-edge science behind the greatest question of all: is there life beyond Earth? The brand-new... [more]

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Scale: The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies

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Scale: The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies...

Geoffrey West

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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A startlingly original 'theory of everything' from one of the world's most distinguished scientists and thinkers, forcing... [more]

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

Peter S. Ungar

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Developmental biology; Human biology

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Whether we realize it or not, we carry in our mouths the legacy of our evolution. Our teeth are like living fossils that can... [more]

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The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions

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The Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions...

Paul B. Wignall

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Pollution & threats to the environment; Natural disasters; Social impact of environmental issues; The Earth: natural history general

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Two hundred sixty million years ago, life on Earth suffered wave after wave of cataclysmic extinctions, with the worst wiping... [more]

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Silver: Nature and Culture

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Silver: Nature and Culture

Lindsay Shen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Rocks, minerals & fossils

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This book features many glistening illustrations of silver in nature and art, jewellery, film, advertising and popular culture,... [more]

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How Emotions are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain

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How Emotions are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain

Lisa Feldman Barrett

Psychology: emotions; Perception; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular psychology; Advocate - Science

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When you feel anxious, angry, happy, or surprised, what's really going on inside you? Most scientists would agree that emotions... [more]

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Insight: The Power of Self-Awareness in a Self-Deluded World

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Insight: The Power of Self-Awareness in a Self-Deluded World

Dr Tasha Eurich

Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Do you understand who you really are? Or how others really see you? We all know people with a stunning lack of self-awareness... [more]

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A Climate for Denial: Why Some People Still Reject Climate Change Science

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A Climate for Denial: Why Some People Still Reject Climate Change Science...

Arek Sinanian

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

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Why is it that despite overwhelming evidence and fundamental science, some people still don't accept that climate change is... [more]

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Music Remembers Me: Connection and Wellbeing in Dementia

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Music Remembers Me: Connection and Wellbeing in Dementia

Kirsty Beilharz

Medicine

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Music remembers me brings to life the experience of people living with dementia and their interaction with music through an... [more]

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Those Wild Rabbits: How They Shaped Australia

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Those Wild Rabbits: How They Shaped Australia

Bruce Munday

History; Pollution & threats to the environment

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Those Wild Rabbits highlights not only the damage done by rabbits but also Australia's missed opportunities for real rabbit... [more]

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Flag's Up: The First 21 Years of the South Head Lookout Post 1790-1811

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Flag's Up: The First 21 Years of the South Head Lookout Post 1790-1811

Peter Poland

History; Naval forces & warfare; Military & naval ships; Ship design & naval architecture; Advocate - History

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English, Dutch, French, American and Russian ships anhjored alongside convict vessels in Sydneys peaceful harbour. they carried... [more]

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In a Different Key: The Story of Autism

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In a Different Key: The Story of Autism

John Donvan, Caren Zucker

Medicine; Coping with illness; Advocate - Today's World

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Today physicians, parents and politicians regularly speak of an epidemic of autism. This is a story of the quest to understand... [more]

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Not Your Average Nurse: From 1970s London to Outback Australia, the True Story of an Unlikely Girl and an Extraordinary Career

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Not Your Average Nurse: From 1970s London to Outback Australia, the True...

Maggie Groff

Biography; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Nursing

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To a young girl the life of a student nurse sounds exciting, but with long hours and short shrift it's never easy. So when... [more]

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The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's Most Magnificent Fury

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The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's...

John Dvorak

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Ranging from Yellowstone in Wyoming to Mount Pelee in the Caribbean, from Bogoslof and Pavlov in Alaska, to Sakurajima in... [more]

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50 Great Myths of Human Evolution: Understanding Misconceptions About Our Origins

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50 Great Myths of Human Evolution: Understanding Misconceptions About Our...

John H. Relethford

Physical anthropology & ethnography; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Advocate - Science

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50 Great Myths of Human Evolution uses common misconceptions to explore basic theory and research in human evolution and strengthen... [more]

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Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of Laki, the Volcano That Turned Eighteenth-Century Europe Dark

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Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of Laki, the Volcano That Turned...

Alexandra Witze, Jeff Kanipe

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Volcanology & seismology

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Laki is Iceland's largest volcano. Its eruption in 1783 is one of history's great, untold natural disasters. Spewing out sun-blocking... [more]

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Know This: Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries, and Developments

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Know This: Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries,...

John Brockman

General encyclopaedias; Mathematics & Sciences

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Today's most visionary thinkers reveal the cutting-edge scientific ideas and breakthroughs you must understand.  Scientific... [more]

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Cold Vein: the 2017 Finch Memoir Prize Winner

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Cold Vein: the 2017 Finch Memoir Prize Winner

Anne Tonner

Biography; Eating disorders & therapy; Coping with eating disorders

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Synopsis coming soon... [more]

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The Sleep Solution: Why Your Sleep is Broken and How to Fix it

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The Sleep Solution: Why Your Sleep is Broken and How to Fix it

W. Chris Winter

Sleep & dreams; Medicine; Family & health

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From the man dubbed the 'Sleep Whisperer' comes a brand-new approach to fixing your sleep, once and for all. [more]

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