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In the Body of the World: A Memoir of Cancer and Connection

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In the Body of the World: A Memoir of Cancer and Connection

Eve Ensler

Biography; Memoirs; Oncology; Coping with illness

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A powerful, inspiring and courageous memoir of cancer and conflict, from the author of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES. Now a critically... [more]

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Anthropocene: A Very Short Introduction

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Anthropocene: A Very Short Introduction

Erle C. Ellis

Mathematics & Sciences; Geology & the lithosphere; The environment

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Climate scientists, geologists, ecologists, and archaeologists recognize the profound effects of human activity on Earth,... [more]

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Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and Undermined Democracy

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Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google and Amazon Have Cornered...

Jonathan Taplin

Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Demonstrations & protest movements; Business & Economics; Business ethics; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing

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Fake news. Digital monopolies. Stealth Marketing. This is the story of how the internet - which began as a dream -... [more]

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Cringeworthy: How to Make the Most of Uncomfortable Situations

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Cringeworthy: How to Make the Most of Uncomfortable Situations

Melissa Dahl

Sociology; Psychology; Health psychology; Popular science; Health & Self-Help

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She invites you to follow her into all sorts of mortifying moments, drawing on personal experience and in-depth psychological... [more]

$35.00

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Beyond Weird

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Beyond Weird

Philip Ball

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

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'This is the book I wish I could have written but am very glad I've read' Jim Al-Khalili`I think I can safely say that nobody... [more]

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The Vaccine Race: How Scientists Used Human Cells to Combat Killer Viruses

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The Vaccine Race: How Scientists Used Human Cells to Combat Killer Viruses...

Meredith Wadman

History of medicine; Infectious & contagious diseases; Immunology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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**LONGLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2018 **** A GUARDIAN SCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 **`Riveting ... invites comparison... [more]

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In Danger: A Memoir of Family and Hope

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In Danger: A Memoir of Family and Hope

Josepha Dietrich

Biography; Medical ethics & professional conduct

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When Josepha Dietrich was 21, her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. Four years after her mother's death, the disease... [more]

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Sunburnt Country: The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia

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Sunburnt Country: The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia...

Joelle Gergis

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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Pieces together Australia's climate history for the first time. It shows a continent always vulnerable to climate extremes... [more]

$34.99

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The Diabetes Code: Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally

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The Diabetes Code: Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally

Jason Fung

Medicine; Diabetes

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From acclaimed author of The Obesity Code, a revolutionary guide to reversing... [more]

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Man of Iron: Thomas Telford and the Building of Britain

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Man of Iron: Thomas Telford and the Building of Britain

Julian Glover

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Civil engineering, surveying & building

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The enthralling biography of the shepherd boy who changed the world with his revolutionary engineering and whose genius we... [more]

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

Brenna Hassett

Archaeology; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology; Popular science; Human biology

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Using clues from teeth and skeletal remains, an archeologist explores our 15,000-year evolution into city dwellers, from our... [more]

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Testbeds, Motherships and Parasites: Astonishing Aircraft from the Golden Age of Flight Test

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Testbeds, Motherships and Parasites: Astonishing Aircraft from the Golden...

Frederick Johnsen

History; Military history; Air forces & warfare; Aerospace & aviation technology

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Filling a void in major works about rare and exotic flight test aircraft, this book is the definitive work on the converted... [more]

$58.95

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Accidentally Overweight: Solve Your Weight Loss Puzzle

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Accidentally Overweight: Solve Your Weight Loss Puzzle

Dr. Libby Weaver

Medicine; Diets & dieting

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Accidentally Overweight is about what has to happen for a human to be able to access body fat and burn it. Essentially it... [more]

$24.95

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The Drugs That Changed Our Minds: The history of psychiatry in ten treatments

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The Drugs That Changed Our Minds: The history of psychiatry in ten treatments...

Lauren Slater

Medicine; History of medicine; Psychopharmacology; Psychiatry; Popular science

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

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Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life

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Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life

Peter Godfrey-Smith

Intelligence & reasoning; States of consciousness; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Marine biology

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`Brilliant' Guardian Waterstones Non-Fiction Book of the Month (March) SHORTLISTED... [more]

$19.99

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How Numbers Work: Discover the strange and beautiful world of mathematics

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How Numbers Work: Discover the strange and beautiful world of mathematics...

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences

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How Numbers Work is a tour of the mind-blowing but beautiful realm of numbers and the mathematical rules that connect them.... [more]

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A Journey Through The Universe: A traveler's guide from the centre of the sun to the edge of the unknown

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A Journey Through The Universe: A traveler's guide from the centre of the...

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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A Journey Through The Universe is a grand tour of the most amazing celestial objects and how they fit together to build the... [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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Sophie's Patch: Inspiration and Top Tips from the Popular Gardening Australia Presenter

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Sophie's Patch: Inspiration and Top Tips from the Popular Gardening Australia...

Sophie Thomson

Horticulture; Gardening

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

Daniel MacCannell

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

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Rainbow: Nature and Culture describes what rainbows are and how they work, how we arrived at our current scientific understanding... [more]

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Guide to Introduced Pest Animals of Australia

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Guide to Introduced Pest Animals of Australia

Peter West

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal ecology; Fishes (ichthyology); Birds (ornithology); Management of land & natural resources

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A practical guide for the identification of introduced pest animals and management information. [more]

$39.95

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Owl Sense

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Owl Sense

Miriam Darlington

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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'Her softness took my breath away. The owl's massive facial disc produces a funnel for sound that is the most effective in... [more]

$32.99

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The Bee: A Natural History

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The Bee: A Natural History

Noah Wilson-Rich

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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The Bee is a comprehensive exploration of these fascinating creatures detailing their evolution, ecology, genetics and physiology... [more]

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The Dirty Diet: Ditch the guilt, love your food

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The Dirty Diet: Ditch the guilt, love your food

Kate Harrison

Medicine; Diets & dieting; Cookery, food & drink; Quick & easy cooking

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From Kate Harrison, the bestselling author behind the 5:2 Diet Book series, comes the brand new four-week plan that will have... [more]

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The Women's Brain Book: The neuroscience of health, hormones and happiness

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The Women's Brain Book: The neuroscience of health, hormones and happiness...

Sarah McKay

Medicine; Popular science; Neurosciences

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For women, understanding how the brain works during the key stages of life - in utero, childhood, puberty and adolescence,... [more]

$29.99

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