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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

Tim Marshall

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Political geography

Paperback

An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict [more]

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Yuval Noah Harari

History of ideas; Social theory; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science

Paperback

Asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here? And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive... [more]

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Beyond Infinity: An expedition to the outer limits of the mathematical universe

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Beyond Infinity: An expedition to the outer limits of the mathematical universe...

Eugenia Cheng

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic

Paperback

Even small children know there are infinitely many whole numbers - start counting and you'll never reach the end. But there... [more]

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-extinction

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-extinction

Helen Pilcher

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Endangered species & extinction of species

Paperback

A stem-cell biologist with a sense of humor walks us through the amazing science of de-extinction and cloning. [more]

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination and Sugarbag Honey

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination...

Tim Heard

Apiculture (beekeeping); Gardening

Paperback

The Australian Native Bee Book describes native bees generally and provides a complete guide to keeping Australian native... [more]

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): 10 tips for less fat, more fit

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): 10 tips for less fat, more...

Gus Worland

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

<p>&quot;My approach for less fat and more fit&quot; - a funny, no-BS guide from popular Triple M radio host Gus Worland.<br... [more]

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

Kathryn Harkup

Biography; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Medical toxicology; Popular science

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Fourteen Agatha Christie novels. Fourteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn't mean it's entirely made up... [more]

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Creating Cities

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Creating Cities

Marcus Westbury

Humanities; History; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Urban & municipal planning

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Creating Cities is about how the Renew Newcastle scheme helped transform Newcastle, launched more than 200 creative and community... [more]

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The Heart Healers: The Misfits, Mavericks, and Rebels Who Created the Greatest Medical Breakthrough of Our Lives

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The Heart Healers: The Misfits, Mavericks, and Rebels Who Created the Greatest...

James Forrester

Medicine; History of medicine

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The compelling story of how scientists and doctors learned to save the human heart by one of the men who made it possible... [more]

$49.95  $15.00

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

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

Hardback

New technologies may have transformed human societies, but not much has been written on how they are impacting people in Africa... [more]

$132.95  $25.00

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Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage

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Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage

Robin Inglis

Colonial art; History; History: earliest times to present day; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Captain James Cook is justly famous for his explorations of the southern Pacific Ocean, but his contributions to the exploration... [more]

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Addiction Counselling: Content and Process

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Addiction Counselling: Content and Process

Ali Marsh, Ali Dale, Stephanie O'Toole

Counselling & advice services; Psychology; Psychiatry

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Includes basic addiction-counselling strategies. Examines interactions between clients &counsellors. Shows how evidence-based... [more]

$85.00

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The Clean Separation

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The Clean Separation

Kara Landau

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Therapy & therapeutics; Family & health; Coping with stress

Paperback

Does stress affect your eating patterns and energy levels? We have all been through an emotionally devastating period in our... [more]

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Anaesthesia: An Introduction, 5th Edition

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Anaesthesia: An Introduction, 5th Edition

Ian Harley, Phillipa Hore

Medicine; Anaesthetics; Accident & emergency medicine

Paperback

In this book, Australasian medical students, junior hospital doctors working in anaesthesia and critical care, and anaesthesia... [more]

$75.00

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New Technologies and the Media

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New Technologies and the Media

Gerard Goggin

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

Paperback

This book is essential reading for all media students and researchers - and for anyone interested in getting to grips with... [more]

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A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes

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A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes

Stephen Hawking (University of Cambridge)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

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It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still... [more]

$19.99

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A Practical Guide to Family Therapy: Structured Guidelines and Key Skills

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A Practical Guide to Family Therapy: Structured Guidelines and Key Skills...

Paul Rhodes, Andrew Wallis

Social work; Psychology; Clinical psychology

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Experienced clinicians - from social work, counselling, psychology, psychiatry, psychotherapy, and other disciplines who... [more]

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams...

Alice Robb

Sleep & dreams; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular psychology; Dreams & their interpretation; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Why we Dream will explore fascinating new discoveries about the function and meaning of dreams that have been made possible... [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]

$32.95

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Going Deep: John Philip Holland and the Invention of the Attack Submarine

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Going Deep: John Philip Holland and the Invention of the Attack Submarine...

Lawrence Goldstone

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history; Naval forces & warfare; Inventions & inventors; Marine engineering; Advocate - History

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The controversial history of the attack submarine-and the story of its colorful creator, John Philip Holland-that reveals... [more]

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The Science of Meditation: How to Change Your Brain, Mind and Body

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The Science of Meditation: How to Change Your Brain, Mind and Body

Daniel Goleman, Richard Davidson

Psychology; Popular science; Neurosciences; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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Drawing on cutting-edge research, friends and Harvard collaborators Daniel Goleman and Richard Davidson expertly reveal what... [more]

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story of Human Spaceflight

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration: NASA and the Incredible Story...

Bill Nye

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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Using items in the NASA archive together with expert narrative guidance, this history of how Americans got to space begins... [more]

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Dogs with Jobs

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Dogs with Jobs

Laura Greaves

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

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Inspirational tales of the world's hardest working dogs. [more]

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The Rescuers

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The Rescuers

Laura Greaves

Short stories; Mathematics & Sciences; Domestic animals & pets; Dogs as pets

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Dogs are renowned for their loyalty, and those saved from animal shelters or rescue groups seem to be especially devoted to... [more]

$34.99

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The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer: How to Feel Empowered and Take Control

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The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer: How to Feel Empowered and Take Control...

Trisha Greenhalgh, Liz O'Riordan

Medicine; Oncology; Surgical oncology; Women's health; Coping with illness

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They are also outstanding doctors, with Trisha Greenhalgh being the author of one of the world's bestselling evidence-based... [more]

$35.00

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