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Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia

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Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia

Christina Thompson

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Geographical discovery & exploration

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`Wonderfully researched and beautifully written' Philip Hoare, author of Leviathan `Succeeds... [more]

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All - From the Everyday to the Extreme

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All...

Schwartz

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

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Keeping kids safe takes vigilance---especially when food allergies are involved. This clear, reassuring guide helps you get... [more]

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Guns, Germs and Steel

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Guns, Germs and Steel

Jared Diamond

Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Social impact of environmental issues

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PATTERNS OF LIFE: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKSWhy has human history unfolded so differently across the... [more]

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Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made (Patterns of Life)

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Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we...

Gaia Vince

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Human geography; Geographical discovery & exploration; Social impact of environmental issues

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PATTERNS OF LIFE: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKSIn recent decades human beings have altered the planet beyond... [more]

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Why Can't We Sleep?

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Why Can't We Sleep?

Darian Leader

Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Sleep & dreams; Sleep disorders & therapy; Popular psychology

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One in four adults sleeps badly. Sleeping pill prescriptions have increased dramatically over the last three decades, as have... [more]

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

Caroline Criado Perez

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Gender studies: women; Press & journalism; Impact of science & technology on society

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She exposes the gender data gap - a gap in our knowledge that is at the root of perpetual, systemic discrimination against... [more]

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

Francis Pryor

Landscape art & architecture; History; British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Regional geography

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Landscapes reflect and shape our behaviour. They make us who we are and bear witness to the shifting patterns of human life... [more]

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The Gendered Brain: The new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain

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The Gendered Brain: The new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female...

Gina Rippon

Gender studies: women; Psychology of gender; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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It has the power to do vastly more for gender equality than any number of feminist manifestos ... revolutionary to a glorious... [more]

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Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates Our Evolving Species

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Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates Our...

Sang-Hee Lee

Anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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In this captivating bestseller, Korea's first paleoanthropologist offers fresh insights into humanity's dawn and evolution.... [more]

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The Longevity Paradox: How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

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The Longevity Paradox: How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

Steven R. Gundry, M.D.

Psychology of ageing; Medicine; Maturation & ageing; Coping with old age; Fitness & diet

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From the author of the New York Times bestseller The Plant Paradox comes a groundbreaking plan for living a long, healthy,... [more]

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Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science

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Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science

David K Hecht (Bowdoin College), Emilio Lobato (Illinois State University), Corrine Zimmerman (Illinois State University)

Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Bio-ethics

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Case studies, personal accounts, and analysis show how to recognize and combat pseudoscience in a post-truth world. [more]

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The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years

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The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years

J. G. M. 'Hans' Thewissen

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine & freshwater mammals; Palaeontology

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Gives an account of the discoveries that brought to light the early fossil record of whales. This title helps reader senses... [more]

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

Kyle Harper

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Global warming

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How climate change and disease helped to bring down the Roman Empire Here is the monumental retelling of one of the most... [more]

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Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

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Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

Paul Scharre

History; Military history; Military engineering; Artificial intelligence

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Winner of the 2019 William E. Colby Award The book I had been waiting for. I can't recommend it highly enough. -Bill... [more]

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Blackout: How Is Energy-Rich Australia Running Out of Electricity?

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Blackout: How Is Energy-Rich Australia Running Out of Electricity?

Matthew Warren

Mathematics & Sciences

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For 20 years Australia has been in political denial about the seismic changes occurring in the way we power our country. Successive... [more]

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That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour

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That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour

Sunita Puri

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Medicine

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The beautifully written, evocative memoir of a palliative care doctor. [more]

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

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Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm

Isabella Tree

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; The countryside, country life

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Wilding tells the story of a remarkable experiment: the rewilding of the Knepp Estate in West Sussex, the restoration of natural... [more]

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Medical Medium Celery Juice: The Most Powerful Medicine of Our Time Healing Millions Worldwide

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Medical Medium Celery Juice: The Most Powerful Medicine of Our Time Healing...

Anthony William

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Fitness & diet; Diets & dieting; Complementary therapies, healing & health

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Celery juice is everywhere for a reason: because it's saving lives as it restores people's health one symptom at a time. Anthony... [more]

$27.99

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Alfred Russel Wallace (Critical Lives)

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Alfred Russel Wallace (Critical Lives)

Patrick Armstrong

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Sometimes referred to as the Father of Biogeography, Alfred Russel Wallace has come to be known as the co-originator of... [more]

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How the World Works: The Periodic Table: From Hydrogen to Oganesson

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How the World Works: The Periodic Table: From Hydrogen to Oganesson

Anne Rooney

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; History of science; Chemistry

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Everything in the universe is made of chemical elements, including you. In 1869, Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev produced... [more]

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The Florilegium Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney celebrating 200 years: Plants of the Three Gardens of the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domaintrust

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The Florilegium Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney celebrating 200 years: Plants...

Colleen Morris and Louisa Murray

Painting & paintings; Botanical art; Illustration; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Botany & plant sciences

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A major collection of contemporary botanical illustration. Forty-one Australian and twenty-three overseas artists have contributed... [more]

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

Elli H. Radinger

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: mammals

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Love your family, care for your those around you, never give up and always find time to have fun - these are the golden rules... [more]

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How Population Change Will Transform Our World

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How Population Change Will Transform Our World

Sarah Harper

Social forecasting, future studies; Sociology; Population & demography; Mathematics & Sciences

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In How Population Will Transform Our World, Sarah Harper looks at fertility rates and age structures of populations in different... [more]

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How to Hide an Empire: A Short History of the Greater United States

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How to Hide an Empire: A Short History of the Greater United States

Daniel Immerwahr

History; History of the Americas; History: earliest times to present day; Colonialism & imperialism; Globalization; Political geography

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For a country that has always denied having dreams of empire, the United States owns a lot of overseas territory. The birth... [more]

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Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate of Populations

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Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate...

Anthony McMichael

Geopolitics; Epidemiology & medical statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences; The environment

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In Climate Change and the Health of Nations, renowned epidemiologist and climate change expert Anthony McMichael presents... [more]

$38.95

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