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The Calculus of Happiness: How a Mathematical Approach to Life Adds Up to Health, Wealth, and Love

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The Calculus of Happiness: How a Mathematical Approach to Life Adds Up to...

Oscar Fernandez

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

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How math holds the keys to improving one's health, wealth, and love life What's the best diet for overall health and weight... [more]

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2020 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

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2020 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide...

Storm Dunlop, Wil Tirion

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

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EXPANDED AND REVISED A comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the southern... [more]

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The Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

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The Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

Edward Bullmore

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

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'A lucid, lively study of a complex subject.' Sydney Morning Herald 'I'm obsessed with this book.' Dr Rangan Chatterjee... [more]

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Australian Bird Names: Origins and Meanings

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Australian Bird Names: Origins and Meanings

Ian Fraser, Jeannie Gray

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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An entertaining account of the stories behind the names of Australian birds. [more]

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The Good Fat Guide

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The Good Fat Guide

David Gillespie

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Health & Self-Help; Health & wholefood cookery; Advocate - Today's World

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Fully revised and updated edition of David's bestselling Toxic Oil (2013), featuring the latest scientific research, a comprehensive... [more]

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

Jono Lineen

Memoirs; Popular science; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

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In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to... [more]

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Dragon Lizards of Australia: Evolution, Ecology and a Comprehensive Field Guide

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Dragon Lizards of Australia: Evolution, Ecology and a Comprehensive Field...

Jane Meville

Animal ecology

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The only title available on Australian Dragon Lizards including the most recent understanding of their origins and life history.<br... [more]

$49.95

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Science: Antiquity and its Legacy

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Science: Antiquity and its Legacy

Philippa Lang

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Modern science and its technology are the children of the seventeenth-century. Shedding fresh light on topics such as Euclid's... [more]

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Universal Play: How Videogames Reveal Who We Are and Show Us Who We Could Be

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Universal Play: How Videogames Reveal Who We Are and Show Us Who We Could...

Alexander Kriss

Fiction-related items; Popular science; Coping with personal problems; Popular psychology; Role-playing, war games & fantasy sports

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A new popular psychology title looking at where video games come from, why we play them, and taking a balanced, clinical view... [more]

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

Royal Observatory Greenwich

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

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Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's `small step' this beautiful book explores people's fascination with our only... [more]

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Use It or Lose It

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Use It or Lose It

Paul McIntyre

Psychology; Psychology of ageing; Health psychology; Family & health; Self-help & personal development

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In Use It or Lose It Paul McIntyre, host of ABC Radio's 'Medical Matters', sorts the fact from the fiction and reveals the... [more]

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Walks in the Wild: A guide through the forest with Peter Wohlleben

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Walks in the Wild: A guide through the forest with Peter Wohlleben

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Learn to find your way around the woods without a compass or GPS, which berries and mushrooms are good to eat, how to read... [more]

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A Short History of Trains

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A Short History of Trains

Christian Wolmar

History; Industrialisation & industrial history; History of engineering & technology; Trains & railways: general interest

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A fascinating journey through the history of railways, packed with first-hand accounts of innovation, triumph, and tragedy.<br... [more]

$19.99

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Now You're Talking: Human Conversation from the Neanderthals to Artificial Intelligence

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Now You're Talking: Human Conversation from the Neanderthals to Artificial...

Trevor Cox

Language: history & general works; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; History of science; Popular science; Human biology

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`A lively, intelligent and persuasive history of speech...<br /><br />Expertly... [more]

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A Short History of Medicine

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A Short History of Medicine

Steve Parker

History; Social & cultural history; History of medicine

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Immerse yourself in the history of medicine - a colourful story of skill, serendipity, trial and error, moments of genius,... [more]

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Poison: a History: An Account of the Deadly Art and its Most Infamous Practitioners

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Poison: a History: An Account of the Deadly Art and its Most Infamous Practitioners...

Jenni Davis

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical profession

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Poison: A History lifts the lid on 30 notorious cases of poisoning - riveting accounts ranging from Roman poisoning epidemics... [more]

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

Thor Hanson

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

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A superb natural and cultural history of bees - the only such book to celebrate their full diversity. [more]

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The Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia

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The Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia

Nathan Filer

Illness & addiction: social aspects; Medicine; Clinical psychology; Coping with illness

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He also invites us to spend time with world-leading experts, and with some extraordinary people who share their own stories... [more]

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Orchid Summer: In Search of the Wildest Flowers of the British Isles

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Orchid Summer: In Search of the Wildest Flowers of the British Isles

Jon Dunn

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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`Remarkable ... Evoking the intensity with which orchid hunters pursue their quarry ... Vivid and expressive' Sunday Times... [more]

$22.99

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Artificial Intelligence: Modern Magic or Dangerous Future?

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Artificial Intelligence: Modern Magic or Dangerous Future?

Yorick Wilks

Popular science; Computing: general; Artificial intelligence

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Getting to the heart of the Artificial Intelligence debate. [more]

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Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty

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Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Probability & statistics

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Uncertainty is everywhere. It lurks in every consideration of the future - the weather, the economy, the sex of an unborn... [more]

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What the Fat?: How to Live the Ultimate Low-Carb, Healthy-Fat Lifestyle

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What the Fat?: How to Live the Ultimate Low-Carb, Healthy-Fat Lifestyle...

Grant Schofield, Caryn Zinn, Craig Rodger

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Cookery for specific diets & conditions

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Fat's in, sugar's out! The low carb, healthy fat lifestyle is a revolution that's turning the food pyramid on its head.<br... [more]

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Hearing Maud: A Journey for a Voice

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Hearing Maud: A Journey for a Voice

Jessica White

Biography; Autobiography: general; Audiology & otology; Coping with disability

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Hearing Maud: A Journey for a Voice is a work of creative non-fiction that details the author's experiences of deafness after... [more]

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Critical: Science and stories from the brink of human life

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Critical: Science and stories from the brink of human life

Dr Matt Morgan

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Medicine; Intensive care medicine

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A moving medical memoir written by intensive care doctor Dr. Matt Morgan. [more]

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Sanctuary

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Sanctuary

Luca D'Andrea

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Fiction in translation; Mountains

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THE NEW AWARD-WINNING INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER BY THE AUTHOR OF THE MOUNTAIN [more]

$32.99

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