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After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene

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After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene

Jedediah Purdy

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment

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Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. The world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists call this epoch... [more]

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The Beautiful Cure: Harnessing Your Body's Natural Defences

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The Beautiful Cure: Harnessing Your Body's Natural Defences

Daniel M. Davis

Medicine; Immunology; Popular science; Human biology; Popular medicine & health

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But within the last few years painstaking research has resulted in major advances in our understanding of this breathtakingly... [more]

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A Grain of Sand: Nature's Secret Wonder

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A Grain of Sand: Nature's Secret Wonder

Gary Greenberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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Employing fantastic micro photographic techniques, Greenberg invites readers into the strange and wonderful world that each... [more]

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious...

Jim Eames

True stories; History; Social & cultural history; Aerospace & air transport industries; Aviation skills & piloting; Advocate - History

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Everyone who has ever flown will enjoy The Flying Kangaroo. These are stories of passion and dedication, of risk and resilience,... [more]

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The Australian Healthy Hormone Diet: The Four-Week Lifestyle Plan that Will Transform Your Health

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The Australian Healthy Hormone Diet: The Four-Week Lifestyle Plan that Will...

Michele Chevalley Hedge, Jennifer Fleming

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Advocate - Today's World

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The Australian Healthy Hormone Diet is a four-week lifestyle plan to reset your hormones and leave you feeling balanced and... [more]

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Lunch Box: 60+ Healthy Meals, Snacks and Treats For on the Go

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Lunch Box: 60+ Healthy Meals, Snacks and Treats For on the Go

Pete Evans

Dietetics & nutrition; Cookery, food & drink; General cookery & recipes; TV & celebrity chef cookbooks; Health & wholefood cookery; Cookery for specific diets & conditions

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Australia's no.1 selling cookbook author Pete Evans shares 70+ healthy and delicious lunch box ideas for the whole family.... [more]

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The Story Of Shit

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The Story Of Shit

Midas Dekkers

Society & Social Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Today's World

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We are very discreet. We disappear into a small room, perform the task, flush, wash and reappear as if nothing happened. Of... [more]

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The Okinawa Way: How to Improve Your Health And Longevity Dramatically

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The Okinawa Way: How to Improve Your Health And Longevity Dramatically

Bradley J Willcox, Craig D Willcox, Makoto Suzuki

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Health & wholefood cookery; Cooking with fish & seafood

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Okinawa in the East China sea has the longest-lived population in the world and relatively little incidence of the dieases... [more]

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Recovering Australian Threatened Species: A Book of Hope

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Recovering Australian Threatened Species: A Book of Hope

Stephen Garnett, John Woinarski, David Lindenmayer, Peter Latch

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Plant ecology; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal ecology; Zoology: Invertebrates

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An inspiring showcase of successful approaches and implementation methods for conservation. [more]

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Nostradamus: A Healer of Souls in the Renaissance

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Nostradamus: A Healer of Souls in the Renaissance

Denis Crouzet

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Occult studies; History of science

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One of the most enigmatic figures in history, Nostradamus - apothecary, astrologer and soothsayer - is a continual source... [more]

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The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health

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The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts...

Emeran Mayer

Medicine; Diets & dieting

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We have all experienced the connection between our mind and our gut--the decision we made because it 'felt right'; the butterflies... [more]

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Deadly Companions: How microbes shaped our history

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Deadly Companions: How microbes shaped our history

Dorothy H. Crawford (Professor of Medical Microbiology and Assistant Principal for the Public Understanding of Medicine, University of Edinburgh)

History of medicine; Immunology; Medical microbiology & virology; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science

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The story of human history has been inextricably entwined with the story of microbes. Combining tales of devastating epidemics... [more]

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Applied Mathematics: A Very Short Introduction

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Applied Mathematics: A Very Short Introduction

Alain Goriely (Alain Goriely, Professor of Mathematical Modelling, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied mathematics

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Applied mathematics plays a role in many different fields, especially the sciences and engineering. Goriely explains its nature... [more]

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information

Vlatko Vedral (Professor of Quantum Information, University of Oxford and Professor of Physics, National University of Singapore)

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

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In this engaging and mind-stretching book, Vlatko Vedral explores the nature of information and looks at quantum computing,... [more]

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Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities

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Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities

Sarah Legge, Natasha Robinson, Benjamin Scheele, David Lindenmayer, Darren Southwell

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Animal ecology; Fishes (ichthyology); Birds (ornithology); The environment

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Aims to improve the standard of monitoring for Australia's threatened biodiversity. [more]

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists...

Mark O'Connell

Mathematics & Sciences; Biotechnology; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

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A globe-spanning investigation into the Transhumanist movement, considering the tech billionaires, scientific luminaries,... [more]

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Not So Different: Finding Human Nature in Animals

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Not So Different: Finding Human Nature in Animals

Nathan H. Lents

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences

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The biologist Nathan H. Lents shows that humans and animals are not as different as once believed: the same evolutionary forces... [more]

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Imagining the Future of Climate Change: World-Making through Science Fiction and Activism

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Imagining the Future of Climate Change: World-Making through Science Fiction...

Shelley Streeby

Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first. Visit ucpress.edu/go/americanstudiesnow to learn... [more]

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Living Well Now and in the Future: Why Sustainability Matters

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Living Well Now and in the Future: Why Sustainability Matters

Randall Curren (Professor, University of Rochester), Ellen Metzger (Professor, San Jose State University)

Mathematics & Sciences; Pollution & threats to the environment; Nuclear issues

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A philosopher and a scientist propose that sustainability can be understood as living well together without diminishing opportunity... [more]

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Einstein for the 21st Century: His Legacy in Science, Art, and Modern Culture

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Einstein for the 21st Century: His Legacy in Science, Art, and Modern Culture...

Peter L. Galison, Gerald Holton, Silvan S. Schweber

Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Shows us why Einstein remains a figure of fascination. The contributors to this book describe Einstein's influence on their... [more]

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The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer

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The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier,...

Elizabeth Blackburn, Dr. Elissa Epel

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular medicine & health; Coping with old age

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A ground breaking book on how to slow down the aging process [more]

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Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations

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Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations

Arnold van de Laar

Social & cultural history; History of medicine; Surgery; Mathematics & Sciences

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The history of surgery in 28 famous operations - from Louis XIV to JFK, and from Einstein to Houdini. [more]

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Green Guide Seashells and Other Marine Molluscs of Australia

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Green Guide Seashells and Other Marine Molluscs of Australia

Nigel Marsh

Children's literature studies: general; Mathematics & Sciences

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This new title in New Holland's award-winning Green Guides series investigates the ever-popular subject of Australia's seashells... [more]

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Cosmos Magazine Summer 2017/2018: Issue 77

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Cosmos Magazine Summer 2017/2018: Issue 77

Cosmos Magazine

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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Summer 2017 issue: Art and science [more]

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The Longevity Diet: Discover the New Science to Slow Ageing, Fight Disease and Manage Your Weight

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The Longevity Diet: Discover the New Science to Slow Ageing, Fight Disease...

Valter Longo

Medicine; Diets & dieting

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Can what you eat determine how long, and how well, you live? The clinically proven answer is yes, and The Longevity Diet is... [more]

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