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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbook: Volume One: Anatomy Overview, Cells and Tissues, The Skeletal System, Joints

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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbook: Volume One: Anatomy Overview,...

Ken Ashwell

Medicine; Regional anatomy; Medical study & revision guides

Paperback

This comprehensive new title is the ideal study aid for all those learning about human anatomy, from medical and nursing students... [more]

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Half of the world's population today lives in coastal regions lapped by tidal waters. In this title, the author explores the... [more]

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The Gene: An Intimate History

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The Gene: An Intimate History

Siddhartha Mukherjee

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Genetics (non-medical); Genetic engineering

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Gives us an account of the fundamental unit of heredity - and a vision of both humanity's past and future. In this book, the... [more]

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Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia: A Guide for Families

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Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia: A Guide for Families

Karen Watchman

Care of the elderly; Medicine; Coping with illness; Coping with disability

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The questions and concerns that arise when a relative with an intellectual disability is diagnosed with dementia can be overwhelming.... [more]

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From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

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From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

John Chambers, Jacqueline Mitton

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; The Earth: natural history general

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Tells the story of how the celestial objects that make up the solar system arose from common beginnings billions of years... [more]

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The Long, Long Life of Trees

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The Long, Long Life of Trees

Fiona Stafford

Sociology: customs & traditions; Mathematics & Sciences; Forests, rainforests; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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A lyrical tribute to the diversity of trees, their physical beauty, their special characteristics and uses, and their ever-evolving... [more]

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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything

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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything...

Marcus Chown

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Gravity

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Why the force that keeps our feet on the ground holds the key to understanding time and the origin of the universe [more]

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Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World

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Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

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An in-depth but always fun exploration of the history of numbers and their applications in life and science. Brian Clegg shows... [more]

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The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone

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The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone

Steven Sloman, Philip Fernbach

Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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Human reasoning is remarkably shallow - in fact, our thinking and justifications just scratch the surface of the true complexity... [more]

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I Used to Know That: Geography

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I Used to Know That: Geography

Will Williams

Reference; Geography

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This useful guide reminds you of everything you once learned - or should have learned - about the earth, its resources and... [more]

$14.99

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The I Used to Know That: Maths Activity Book: Stuff You Forgot from School

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The I Used to Know That: Maths Activity Book: Stuff You Forgot from School...

Daniel Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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The I Used to Know That: Maths Activity Book is a guide designed to take the fear out of maths. Guiding you through the all... [more]

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Gastrophysics: The New Science of Eating

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Gastrophysics: The New Science of Eating

Charles Spence

Food & society; Popular science; Cookery, food & drink; Advocate - Food & Garden

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Why do we consume 35% more food when eating with one more person, and 75% more when with three? Why are 27% of drinks bought... [more]

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

Janna Levin

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Cosmology & the universe; Gravity; Microbiology (non-medical)

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In 2016 a team of hundreds of scientists at work on a billion-dollar experiment made history when they announced the first... [more]

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Irresistible: Why We Can't Stop Checking, Scrolling, Clicking and Watching

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Irresistible: Why We Can't Stop Checking, Scrolling, Clicking and Watching...

Adam Alter

Illness & addiction: social aspects; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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How many times have you checked your phone today? Why are messaging apps, email and social media so hard to resist? How come... [more]

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Just Cool it: The Climate Crisis and What We Can Do, a Post-Paris Agreement

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Just Cool it: The Climate Crisis and What We Can Do, a Post-Paris Agreement...

David Suzuki, Ian Hanington

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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A resounding post-Paris Agreement wake-up call about the urgency of the climate crisis that offers a range of practical solutions... [more]

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Earth

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Earth

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, Linda T. Elkins-Tanton

Literary theory; Philosophy; Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences

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A literary scholar and a planetary scientist look at the Earth as object, viewed from the outside, and as a singular orb that... [more]

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Digestive Health Solution: Your Personalized Five-Step Plan for Inside-Out Digestive Wellness

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Digestive Health Solution: Your Personalized Five-Step Plan for Inside-Out...

Benjamin I. Brown

Medicine; Popular medicine & health; Coping with illness; Diets & dieting

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The Digestive Health Solution provides effective, natural solutions for digestive health. The book explores the minda body... [more]

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Understanding Type 2 Diabetes: Fewer Highs, Fewer Lows, Better Health

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Understanding Type 2 Diabetes: Fewer Highs, Fewer Lows, Better Health

Merlin Thomas

Medicine; Coping with illness

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The book examines what diabetes is and how it comes about. It describes many changes you can make to your diet, and looks... [more]

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The Wonderful World of Relativity: A Precise Guide for the General Reader

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The Wonderful World of Relativity: A Precise Guide for the General Reader...

Andrew Steane

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Relativity physics

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This book provides a lively and visual introduction to Einstein's theory of relativity. It brings to life the excitement of... [more]

$26.95

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Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

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Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

Frank Close

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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The clearest account ever of theories of everything now and in the past [more]

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Snowball in a Blizzard: The Tricky Problem of Uncertainty in Medicine

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Snowball in a Blizzard: The Tricky Problem of Uncertainty in Medicine

Steven C. Hatch

Medicine; Medical diagnosis; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

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A unique insight into how and why medicine can go wrong: combines Daniel Kahneman with Atul Gawande to explain the science... [more]

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Mathematics of the Transcendental

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Mathematics of the Transcendental

Alain Badiou

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy of mathematics

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In Mathematics of the Transcendental, Alain Badiou painstakingly works through the pertinent aspects of category theory, demonstrating... [more]

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

J. A. Baker

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Reissue of J. A. Baker's extraordinary classic of British nature writing, with an exclusive new afterword by Robert Macfarlane.... [more]

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'Your Body Belongs to the Nation' & Other Public Health Lobby Errors

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'Your Body Belongs to the Nation' & Other Public Health Lobby Errors

Gary Johns

History; Public health & safety law; Public health & preventive medicine

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Governments have begun to act as if your body belongs to them. They have become a parent, telling child-like citizens how... [more]

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Dinosaurs: A Concise Natural History

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Dinosaurs: A Concise Natural History

David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Zoology: Vertebrates; Palaeontology

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Fully updated, lively and beautifully illustrated in full colour, Dinosaurs encourages students to ask questions and think... [more]

$105.00

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