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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; Advocate - Science

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

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Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zone

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Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zone

Richard Lloyd Parry

History; Asian history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Social & cultural anthropology; Natural disasters; The Earth: natural history general

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On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake sent a 120-foot-high tsunami smashing into the coast of north-east Japan.Ghosts of... [more]

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The Kingdom of Speech

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The Kingdom of Speech

Tom Wolfe

Society & Social Sciences; Evolution

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From Alfred Russel Wallace, the Englishman who beat Darwin to the theory of natural selection but later renounced it, and... [more]

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Oxford English for Careers: Medicine 2: Teacher's Resource Book

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Oxford English for Careers: Medicine 2: Teacher's Resource Book

Sam McCarter

ELT resource books for teachers; ELT: English for business; Medical profession; Languages & ESL

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Medicine teaches pre-work students to communicate accurately and effectively in English, with patients and colleagues. [more]

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Your Brain Knows More Than You Think: The New Frontiers of Neuroplasticity

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Your Brain Knows More Than You Think: The New Frontiers of Neuroplasticity...

Niels Birbaumer

Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

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Too often, we humans tend to assume that nature is fixed, immutable - and this tendency is particularly strong when we think... [more]

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On the Origin of Species

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On the Origin of Species

Kathleen Bryson

Philosophy; Geography

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The idea of evolution and that earth's species descended from common ancestors had already been around for some time when... [more]

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Bored and Brilliant: How Time Spent Doing Nothing Changes Everything

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Bored and Brilliant: How Time Spent Doing Nothing Changes Everything

Manoush Zomorodi

Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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Being bored is bad, right? We'll certainly do anything to avoid it and with smartphones we need never be bored again, as we... [more]

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The Little Book of Big History: The Story of Life the Universe and Everything

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The Little Book of Big History: The Story of Life the Universe and Everything...

Ian Crofton

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

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From the Big Bang to the future of our planet, The Little Book of Big History divides history into manageable but comprehensive... [more]

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Critical Critters

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Critical Critters

Ralph Steadman, Ceri Levy

Art & Architecture; Comic book & cartoon art; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: general interest

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Following on from Extinct Boids and Nextinction, Critical Critters is the third in this epic trilogy of books dedicated to... [more]

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The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog (3rd Edition)

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The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog (3rd Edition)

Bruce D. Perry, Maia Szalavitz

Psychology; Child & developmental psychology; Paediatric medicine; Psychotherapy

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Fascinating and upbeat... Dr. Perry is both a world-class creative scientist and a compassionate therapist. -Mary Pipher,... [more]

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Venom: The Heroic Search for Australia's Deadliest Snake

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Venom: The Heroic Search for Australia's Deadliest Snake

Brendan James

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

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This historic search for Australia’s deadliest snake. By one of Australia’s best and brightest young authors,... [more]

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EarthEd: Rethinking Education on a Changing Planet

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EarthEd: Rethinking Education on a Changing Planet

Worldwatch Institute

Teaching of a specific subject; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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The latest edition of State of the World addresses the critical challenge of teaching sustainability at all levels of education.... [more]

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The Angry Chef: Bad Science and the Truth About Healthy Eating

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The Angry Chef: Bad Science and the Truth About Healthy Eating

Anthony Warner

Food & society; Medicine; Popular science; Diets & dieting

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Who will save us from the damaging lies of the pervasive diet myths and clean-eating fads of today? Enter Anthony Warner,... [more]

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Energy Sprawl Solutions: Balancing Global Development and Conservation

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Energy Sprawl Solutions: Balancing Global Development and Conservation

Joseph M. Kiesecker, Dave Naugle

Mathematics & Sciences

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In Energy Sprawl Solutions, scientists Joseph M. Kiesecker and David Naugle provide a roadmap for preserving biodiversity... [more]

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Enhancing Science Impact: Bridging Research, Policy and Practice for Sustainability

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Enhancing Science Impact: Bridging Research, Policy and Practice for Sustainability...

Peat Leith, Kevin O'Toole, Marcus Haward, Brian Coffey

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Sustainability

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Provides principles and frameworks for integrating science into policy and governance. [more]

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Emergencies Only: An Australian Nurse's Journey Through Natural Disasters, Extreme Poverty, Civil Wars and General Chaos

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Emergencies Only: An Australian Nurse's Journey Through Natural Disasters,...

Amanda McClelland

Biography; Memoirs; Nursing

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In 2015, Amanda McClelland was awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal, in recognition of an extraordinary career dedicated... [more]

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Where Australia Collides with Asia

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Where Australia Collides with Asia

Ian Burnet

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Historical geology; Geographical discovery & exploration; The natural world, country life & pets; Advocate - Science

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This book follows the epic voyages of Joseph Banks, Charles Darwin, and Alfred Russel Wallace through the voyage of Continent... [more]

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Mushrooms: A Natural and Cultural History

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Mushrooms: A Natural and Cultural History

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Mycology, fungi (non-medical); Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Nicholas P. Money introduces the mythology and science of the spectacular array of fungi that produce mushrooms, and the ways... [more]

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Code Warriors: NSA's Codebreakers and the Secret Intelligence War Against the Soviet Union

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Code Warriors: NSA's Codebreakers and the Secret Intelligence War Against...

Stephen Budiansky

History; History of the Americas; Military history; Espionage & secret services; Mathematical logic

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A sweeping, in-depth history of NSA, whose famous “cult of silence” has left the agency shrouded in mystery for... [more]

$31.95

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Can You Solve My Problems?: A casebook of ingenious, perplexing and totally satisfying puzzles

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Can You Solve My Problems?: A casebook of ingenious, perplexing and totally...

Alex Bellos

Mathematical logic; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Puzzles & quizzes

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Are you smarter than a Singaporean ten-year-old?Can you beat Sherlock Holmes?If you think the answer is yes - I challenge... [more]

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Catching Breath: The Making and Unmaking of Tuberculosis

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Catching Breath: The Making and Unmaking of Tuberculosis

Kathryn Lougheed

Public health & preventive medicine; History of medicine; Infectious & contagious diseases; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Tuberculosis has twisted through the millennia hand-in-hand with humanity, leaving its marks on our culture, our history and... [more]

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The Search For Earth's Twin

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The Search For Earth's Twin

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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The story of man's epic quest to find an Earth-like planet capable of sustaining complex life. [more]

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Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe

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Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe

Roger Penrose

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Physics

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What can fashionable ideas, blind faith, or pure fantasy possibly have to do with the scientific quest to understand the universe?... [more]

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Significant Figures: Lives and Works of Trailblazing Mathematicians

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Significant Figures: Lives and Works of Trailblazing Mathematicians

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

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Which mathematician elaborated a crucial concept the night before he died in a duel? Who funded his maths and medical career... [more]

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Probability Theory: Third Edition

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Probability Theory: Third Edition

Michel Loeve

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

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Following its 1963 publication, this volume served as the standard advanced text in probability theory. Suitable for undergraduate... [more]

$75.00

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