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The Barefoot Surgeon: The Inspirational Story of Dr Sanduk Ruit, the Eye Surgeon Giving Sight and Hope to the World's Poor

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The Barefoot Surgeon: The Inspirational Story of Dr Sanduk Ruit, the Eye...

Ali Gripper

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; True stories; Ophthalmology

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Inspiring and uplifting, this is the extraordinary the story of Dr Sanduk Ruit who, like his mentor Fred Hollows, took on... [more]

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Energy: A Human History

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Energy: A Human History

Richard Rhodes

History; Mathematics & Sciences

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Pulitzer Prize - and National Book Award-winning author Richard Rhodes reveals the fascinating history behind energy transitions... [more]

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The Science of Superheroes: The Secrets Behind Speed, Strength, Flight, Evolution, and More

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The Science of Superheroes: The Secrets Behind Speed, Strength, Flight,...

Mark Brake, Jon Chase

Fiction-related items; Popular science

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Discover the science behind the abilities of your favorite superheroes! [more]

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Owl

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Owl

Desmond Morris

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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In this classic Reaktion title, now available in paperback, bestselling author and broadcaster Desmond Morris explores the... [more]

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Why?: What Makes Us Curious

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Why?: What Makes Us Curious

Mario Livio

Psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology; The self, ego, identity, personality; Educational psychology; Biology, life sciences

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Andrew Butterfield, John Szymanski

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Electrical engineering; Electronics engineering

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This dictionary includes 5,000 definitions of the terms, theories, and practices in the area of electronics and electrical... [more]

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Elemental: How the Periodic Table Can Now Explain (Nearly) Everything

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Elemental: How the Periodic Table Can Now Explain (Nearly) Everything

Tim James

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Inorganic chemistry

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If you want to understand how our world works, the periodic table holds the answers. This book shows you how to use it to... [more]

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Darwin 1869: The Second Northern Territory Expedition

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Darwin 1869: The Second Northern Territory Expedition

Derek Pugh

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Darwin, the unique and... [more]

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Calendrical Calculations: The Ultimate Edition

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Calendrical Calculations: The Ultimate Edition

Edward M. Reingold, Nachum Dershowitz

Mathematics & Sciences; Time (chronology), time systems & standards; Algorithms & data structures; Maths for computer scientists

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These algorithmic tools for programmers, astronomers, and calendar enthusiasts include more than forty calendars and astronomical... [more]

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The Meaning of Birds

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The Meaning of Birds

Simon Barnes

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Gift books

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A passionate and informative celebration of birds: the perfect gift for the hard-core or amateur twitcher - or for anyone... [more]

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Autism Adulthood: Insights and Creative Strategies for a Fulfilling Life (Second Edition)

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Autism Adulthood: Insights and Creative Strategies for a Fulfilling Life...

Susan Senator

Medicine; Coping with illness

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The revised edition of a vital and exploratory book about living with autism in adulthood on the more severe end of the spectrum.... [more]

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals...

Nicholas Pyenson

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. We have hunted them... [more]

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Zapped: From Infrared to X-rays, the Curious History of Invisible Light

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Zapped: From Infrared to X-rays, the Curious History of Invisible Light...

Bob Berman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Light (optics)

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All the light you cannot see, is it friend or foe? [more]

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Quantum Mechanics

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Quantum Mechanics

H.A. Kramers

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Masterful exposition develops important concepts from experimental evidence and theory related to wave nature of free particles.... [more]

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A Student's Guide to Atomic Physics

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A Student's Guide to Atomic Physics

Mark Fox (University of Sheffield)

Mathematics & Sciences; Light (optics); Atomic & molecular physics; Astrophysics; Applied optics; Laser technology & holography

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A concise overview of the fundamental concepts and applications of atomic physics for students including examples, problems,... [more]

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RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

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RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

Philip Hoare

Oceanography (seas); The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan,... [more]

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Algebra: A Complete Introduction: The Easy Way to Learn Algebra

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Algebra: A Complete Introduction:...

Hugh Neill

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

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This bestelling introductory course covers all the key areas of algebra including elementary operations, linear equations,... [more]

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Australia's Metropolitan Imperative: An Agenda for Governance Reform

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Australia's Metropolitan Imperative: An Agenda for Governance Reform

Richard Tomlinson, Marcus Spiller

History; Regional government; Urban & municipal planning

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Makes a case for establishing metropolitan governance in Australia. [more]

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Low Tox Life: A Handbook for a Healthy You and a Happy Planet

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Low Tox Life: A Handbook for a Healthy You and a Happy Planet

Alexx Stuart

Medicine; Safety in the home; Self-sufficiency

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Ever stopped to read the list of ingredients in the products you use every day? In Low Tox Life, activist and educator Alexx... [more]

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Evolutions: Fifteen Myths That Explain Our World

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Evolutions: Fifteen Myths That Explain Our World

Oren Harman

Anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Evolution

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A reimagining of modern science and ancient mythology, and of what it means to be human. [more]

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Burke and Wills: The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers

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Burke and Wills: The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers...

Peter FitzSimons

History; Australasian & Pacific history; History: specific events & topics; Geographical discovery & exploration

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The iconic Australian exploration story - brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyteller. [more]

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Mathematics: A Complete Introduction: The Easy Way to Learn Maths

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Mathematics: A Complete Introduction: The Easy Way to Learn Maths

Hugh Neill, Trevor Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences

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The book covers all areas of mathematics, and each chapter includes explanations and examples to help you learn the skills... [more]

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Dementia is Different: Not Just Another Ordinary Illness

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Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9

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Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9

Jim Kozubek

Medical ethics & professional conduct; Biomedical engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical); Genetic engineering

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This book tells the dramatic story of Crispr and the potential impact of this gene-editing technology. [more]

$33.95

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Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

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Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Robert M. Sapolsky

Psychological theory & schools of thought; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human biology

Paperback

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE 2017 LA TIMES BOOK PRIZE FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY'Awe-inspiring... You will learn... [more]

$24.99

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