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The Feel Good Guide to Menopause

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The Feel Good Guide to Menopause

Nicola Gates

Medicine; Women's health

Paperback

How understanding the brain-hormone connection can help women to navigate menopause. [more]

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The Energy Plan: Eat Smart, Feel Strong, Perform at Your Peak

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The Energy Plan: Eat Smart, Feel Strong, Perform at Your Peak

James Collins

Medicine; Men's health; Women's health; Fitness & diet; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

The secret diet of the sports elite - and how you can eat to win in your lifeWorld-leading sports nutritionist James Collins... [more]

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Dementia Reimagined: Building a Life of Joy and Dignity from Beginning to End

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Dementia Reimagined: Building a Life of Joy and Dignity from Beginning to...

Tia Powell

Medicine; Coping with illness

Hardback

The cultural and medical history of dementia and Alzheimer's disease by a leading psychiatrist and bioethicist who urges us... [more]

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Our Planet

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Our Planet

Alastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey, Fred Pearce

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Natural disasters; Wildlife: general interest; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

________ THE OFFICAL COMPANION TO THE GROUNDBREAKING NEW NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY SERIES 'The future of all life on this... [more]

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American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race

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American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race

Professor Douglas Brinkley

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration

Hardback

As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times... [more]

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The Smart Neanderthal: Bird catching, Cave Art, and the Cognitive Revolution

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The Smart Neanderthal: Bird catching, Cave Art, and the Cognitive Revolution...

Clive Finlayson

Archaeology; Anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Early man

Hardback

Evidence that Neanderthals caught birds and used their feathers for decoration, along with recent discoveries of Neanderthal... [more]

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Once a Wolf: The Science Behind Our Dogs' Astonishing Genetic Evolution

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Once a Wolf: The Science Behind Our Dogs' Astonishing Genetic Evolution...

Bryan Sykes (Oxford Ancestors)

Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Animal behaviour; Dogs as pets

Hardback

The author of Seven Daughters of Eve returns with a lively account of how all dogs are descended from a mere handful of wolves.... [more]

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Making Eden: How Plants Transformed a Barren Planet

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Making Eden: How Plants Transformed a Barren Planet

David Beerling

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Botany & plant sciences

Hardback

Plants are absolutely fundamental to the functioning of life on earth. But how did the earliest plants first emerge from water... [more]

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Dragonflies & Damselfies: A natural history

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Dragonflies & Damselfies: A natural history

Dennis Paulson

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

Hardback

This book brings these insects to life. As well as providing a broad introduction... [more]

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Plankton: A Guide to Their Ecology and for Water Quality

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Plankton: A Guide to Their Ecology and for Water Quality

Iain M. Suthers

Ecological science, the Biosphere; Freshwater biology, limnology; Zoology: Invertebrates

Hardback

Illustrated descriptions of freshwater, coastal and marine phytoplankton and zooplankton. [more]

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Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society

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Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society

Nicholas A Christakis

Social theory; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Genetics (non-medical)

Hardback

An exploration of the biological roots of positive social behavior reveals how human genes have countered violence and self-interest... [more]

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The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History

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The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History...

Michael J. Benton

Prehistoric archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Advocate - Science

Hardback

An expert palaeontologist reveals how our understanding of the dinosaurs has been transformed by huge strides in technology... [more]

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Professor Maxwell's Duplicitous Demon: The Life and Science of James Clerk Maxwell

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Professor Maxwell's Duplicitous Demon: The Life and Science of James Clerk...

Brian Clegg

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism; Mathematical physics; Inventions & inventors

Hardback

The great conundrum that has taxed the finest minds in physics [more]

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Smarter Workouts: The Science of Exercise Made Simple

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Smarter Workouts: The Science of Exercise Made Simple

Pete McCall

Medicine; Exercise & workout books; Sports training & coaching

Paperback

Smarter Workouts delivers effective workouts designed around a single piece of equipment. From mobility to core strength to... [more]

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Smart but Scattered--and Stalled: 10 Steps to Help Young Adults Use Their Executive Skills to Successfully Leave the Nest

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Smart but Scattered--and Stalled: 10 Steps to Help Young Adults Use Their...

Richard Guare (PhD, Center for Learning and Attention Disorders, Seacoast Mental Health Center, Portsmouth, NH), Peg Dawson (EdD, Center for Learning and Attention Disorders, Seacoast Mental Health Center, Portsmouth, NH), Colin Guare (MS, Boston, MA)

Counselling & advice services; Psychology; Psychotherapy

Paperback

Whether you're a young adult who is stalled on the journey to independence--or a concerned parent still sharing the family... [more]

$34.99

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Present Your Research: Little Quick Fix

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Present Your Research: Little Quick Fix

Zina O'Leary

Research methods: general; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Presentations are increasingly a key assessment of student research and projects, and are one of the core employability skills.... [more]

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Do Your Interviews: Little Quick Fix

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Do Your Interviews: Little Quick Fix

Helen Kara

Research methods: general; Study & learning skills: general; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Packed with checklists, this is the foolproof solution to getting interview data quickly and effectively. [more]

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Write a Questionnaire: Little Quick Fix

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Write a Questionnaire: Little Quick Fix

Helen Kara

Research methods: general; Study & learning skills: general; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

After interviews, the most common data collection instrument undergraduates turn to is a short survey. This requires them... [more]

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The Synthetic Age: Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering Our World

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The Synthetic Age: Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering...

Christopher J. Preston (Professor, University of Montana)

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Evolution

Paperback

Imagining a future in which humans fundamentally reshape the natural world using nanotechnology, synthetic biology, de-extinction,... [more]

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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

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Statistical Significance: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Data analysis: general; Research methods: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

Paperback

Do your results mean something - or not? How can you measure it? Breaking it down into three building blocks, this Little... [more]

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Discovering Pluto: Exploration at the Edge of the Solar System

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Discovering Pluto: Exploration at the Edge of the Solar System

Dale P. Cruikshank, William Sheehan

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

Paperback

Offers an authoritative account of the exploration of Pluto and its moons, from the first inklings of tentative knowledge... [more]

$58.95

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Student's Guides: A Student's Guide to General Relativity

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Student's Guides: A Student's Guide to General Relativity

Norman Gray (University of Glasgow)

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Relativity physics; Mathematical physics

Paperback

This compact guide presents key features of general relativity to help students understand its core ideas and the basics of... [more]

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Conquering Fat Logic: how to overcome what we tell ourselves about diets, weight, and metabolism

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Conquering Fat Logic: how to overcome what we tell ourselves about diets,...

Nadja Hermann

Medicine; Popular science; Human biology; Popular medicine & health; Diets & dieting

Paperback

Why do diets fail? Is it because of genetic disposition? A sluggish metabolism? An underactive thyroid? A behavioural psychologist... [more]

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Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City

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Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog,...

Kate Winkler Dawson

Biography; True crime; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Natural disasters

Paperback

A fascinating, beautifully readable, compulsively readable book (Douglas Preston) that tells the real-life story of the... [more]

$22.99

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The Quantum Labyrinth: How Richard Feynman and John Wheeler Revolutionized Time and Reality

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The Quantum Labyrinth: How Richard Feynman and John Wheeler Revolutionized...

Paul Halpern

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

Paperback

The story of the unlikely friendship between the two physicists who fundamentally recast the notion of time and history [more]

$24.99

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