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Mistletoes of Southern Australia

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Mistletoes of Southern Australia

David M. Watson

Plant ecology; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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The definitive illustrated guide to all 47 mistletoe species found in southern Australia. [more]

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Volcanoes & Earthquakes

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Volcanoes & Earthquakes

Chiara Maria Petrone, Roberto Scandone, Alex Whittaker

Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology; The Earth: natural history general

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A fully illustrated and engaging introduction to earthquakes, volcanoes and plate tectonics. [more]

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The Particle at the End of the Universe: The Hunt for the Higgs and the Discovery of a New World

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The Particle at the End of the Universe: The Hunt for the Higgs and the...

Sean Carroll

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

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The definitive, behind-the-scenes account of the greatest science story of our time - a Best Science Book of the Year for... [more]

$24.99

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Sharks: A History of Fear in Australia

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Sharks: A History of Fear in Australia

Callum Denness

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

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For as long as people have lived in Australia, the shark has loomed large in our fears. From the Noongar people of Western... [more]

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Memory-Wise: How Memory Works and What to Do When it Doesn'T

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Memory-Wise: How Memory Works and What to Do When it Doesn'T

Anne Unkenstein

Memory; Medicine; Coping with old age

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Does your memory change as you get older? It's common to be concerned about memory lapses, but how do you know if memory difficulties... [more]

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IFLScience Molecular Magnet Set: Say It With Science!

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IFLScience Molecular Magnet Set: Say It With Science!

Paul Parsons, Paul Parsons

Popular science; Stationery items

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With 25 million social media followers, IFLScience is the world's favorite source of science on the web, loved for its irreverent... [more]

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Dog is Love: Why and How Your Dog Loves You

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Dog is Love: Why and How Your Dog Loves You

Clive Wynne

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Dogs as pets

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A fascinating scientific study about the unique bond between humans and dogs, and the implications of Dr Wynne's new-found... [more]

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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death

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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death...

Caitlin Doughty

Sociology: death & dying; Medicine; Popular science

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Everyone's favourite mortician offers seriously fascinating answers to the questions you have about death but were too afraid... [more]

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A Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

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A Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

Patricia Fara

Social & cultural history; First World War; Gender studies: women; Civil rights & citizenship; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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2018 marked the centenary not only of the Armistice but also of women gaining the vote. A Lab of One's Own commemorates both... [more]

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How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories

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How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories...

Alex Rosenberg

History; History: theory & methods; Psychology; Neurosciences

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Why we learn the wrong things from narrative history, and how our love for stories is hard-wired. [more]

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The Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things

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The Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things...

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Botany & plant sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

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From the bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees Did you know that trees can influence the rotation of the earth? [more]

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The Rescue Dog

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The Rescue Dog

Laura Vissaritis

Mathematics & Sciences; Domestic animals & pets; Dogs as pets; Dog obedience & training

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Adopting a rescue dog can be daunting. With anxieties and fears from their previous life, they can carry the weight of the... [more]

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

Nir Eyal

Psychology; Business innovation; Technology: general issues; Self-help & personal development

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With groundbreaking research and exclusive interviews, Nir Eyal, author of the bestselling Hooked, lays bare the processes... [more]

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Bergson

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Bergson

Mark Sinclair

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy of mind; Sociology; Philosophy of science

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Henri Bergson (1859-1941) was one of the most celebrated and influential philosophers of the twentieth century. He was awarded... [more]

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Eclipses: What Everyone Needs to Know

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Eclipses: What Everyone Needs to Know

Frank Close

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

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100 questions about eclipses-each answered succinctly to create a comprehensive description of the wonder of this natural... [more]

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Infinite Cities: A Trilogy of Atlases-San Francisco, New Orleans, New York

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Infinite Cities: A Trilogy of Atlases-San Francisco, New Orleans, New York...

Rebecca Solnit, Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, Rebecca Snedeker

Society & culture: general; Social groups; Human geography; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Explore the hidden histories of San Francisco, New Orleans, and New York with this brilliant reinvention of the traditional... [more]

$145.00

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Third Thoughts: The Universe We Still Don't Know

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Third Thoughts: The Universe We Still Don't Know

Steven Weinberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Popular science; Physics; Atomic & molecular physics

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A Forbes Holiday Gift Guide Selection One of the most captivating science communicators of our time challenges us to reconsider... [more]

$37.99

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Reverse Mathematics: Proofs from the Inside Out

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Reverse Mathematics: Proofs from the Inside Out

John Stillwell

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Mathematical logic; History of mathematics

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The first book surveying the history and ideas behind reverse mathematics Reverse mathematics is a new field that seeks... [more]

$34.99

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Geocultural Power: China's Quest to Revive the Silk Roads for the Twenty-First Century

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Geocultural Power: China's Quest to Revive the Silk Roads for the Twenty-First...

Tim Winter

History; Asian history; International relations; International economics; Geography

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Launched in 2013, China's Belt and Road Initiative is forging connections in infrastructure, trade, energy, finance, tourism,... [more]

$56.99

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Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience

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Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience

Michael S A Graziano (Princeton University)

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Neurosciences

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Neuroscientist and psychologist Michael Graziano puts forward a ground-breaking new theory of the origin of consciousness.... [more]

$45.95

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Games with Codes and Ciphers

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Games with Codes and Ciphers

Norvin Pallas

Mathematics & Sciences; Puzzles & quizzes

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Code-breakers ages 8 and up will discover the language and number systems that form the basis of coding as they enjoy solving... [more]

$15.95

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The Feeling of Life Itself: Why Consciousness Is Widespread but Can't Be Computed

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The Feeling of Life Itself: Why Consciousness Is Widespread but Can't Be...

Christof Koch (President and Chief Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science)

Drug-induced states; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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An argument that consciousness, more widespread than previously assumed, is the feeling of being alive, not a type of computation... [more]

$62.99

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How to Prove It: A Structured Approach

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How to Prove It: A Structured Approach

Daniel J. Velleman (Amherst College, Massachusetts)

Coding theory & cryptology; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Set theory; Discrete mathematics; Algorithms & data structures

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Proofs play a central role in advanced mathematics and theoretical computer science, and this bestselling text's third edition... [more]

$54.95

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The Maths of Life and Death: Why Maths is (Almost) Everything

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The Maths of Life and Death: Why Maths is (Almost) Everything

Kit Yates

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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This book will change the way we look at our world - through the stories of ordinary people, Kit Yates shows how maths pervades... [more]

$29.99

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New Scientist: The Origin of (almost) Everything

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New Scientist: The Origin of (almost) Everything

New Scientist, Stephen Hawking, Graham Lawton

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Biology, life sciences; Space science

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A journey through life, the universe and everything. [more]

$22.99

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