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Breaking Point: The Future of Australian Cities

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Breaking Point: The Future of Australian Cities

Peter Seamer

History; Urban & municipal planning

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<div>The way we plan and build cities in Australia needs to change.</div><div><br /></div><div>Australia's population is growing-... [more]

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Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics Is... Different

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Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics...

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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Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet

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Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet

Yasha Levine

History of engineering & technology; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Privacy & data protection

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An explosive, revisionist history of the dark past, and darker present of the internet. [more]

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Love Factually: The Science of Who, How and Why We Love

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Love Factually: The Science of Who, How and Why We Love

Laura Mucha

Sociology: family & relationships; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Psychology: emotions; Popular science; Family & relationships

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As featured on Sunday Brunch and Woman's Hour 'Laura Mucha has found the proof that love actually is all around.' Richard... [more]

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

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Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [more]

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Quitting Plastic: Easy and Practical Ways to Cut Down the Plastic in Your Life

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Quitting Plastic: Easy and Practical Ways to Cut Down the Plastic in Your...

Clara Williams Roldan, Louise Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; Self-sufficiency; Lifetyle & personal style guides

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'A great guide to the many things you can do to reduce your plastic footprint.' - Craig Reucassel, ABC TV's War on Waste Where... [more]

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Concorde

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Concorde

Leney Macdonald

History; Aerospace & aviation technology; Aircraft: general interest

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This is one of the new Icon titles from Haynes. Originally published in the classic manual size, this compact format will... [more]

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Origins: How The Earth Made Us

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Origins: How The Earth Made Us

Lewis Dartnell

Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human geography; Social impact of environmental issues; The Earth: natural history general

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Dartnell has a rare talent in being able to see the big picture - and explaining why it matters' PETER FRANKOPAN, author of... [more]

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The Other Side of Happiness: Embracing a More Fearless Approach to Living

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The Other Side of Happiness: Embracing a More Fearless Approach to Living...

Brock Bastian

Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Psychology: emotions; Popular science; Neurosciences

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In Western culture, we have become addicted to positivity. We try to eradicate pain through medication and by insulating ourselves... [more]

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Designing Climate Solutions: A Policy Guide for Low-Carbon Energy

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Designing Climate Solutions: A Policy Guide for Low-Carbon Energy

Hal Harvey, Robbie Orvis, Jeffrey Rissman

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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An accessibly-written guide to the current tools and strategies for designing a low-carbon future. [more]

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Frostfire

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Frostfire

Jamie Smith

Mountains; Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA); Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA); Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA)

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Sabira embarks on a dangerous pilgrimage to the top of her mountain home. When a huge avalanche traps her on the glacier and... [more]

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Foundations of Geometry: Euclidean, Bolyai-Lobachevskian, and Projective Geometry

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Foundations of Geometry: Euclidean, Bolyai-Lobachevskian, and Projective...

Karol Borsuk, Wanda Szmielew

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

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Part One of this comprehensive treatment develops Euclidean and Bolyai-Lobachevskian geometry on the basis of a Hilbert system,... [more]

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The Cradle of Humanity: How the changing landscape of Africa made us so smart

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The Cradle of Humanity: How the changing landscape of Africa made us so...

Mark A. Maslin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Early man

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What drove the evolution of humans, with our uniquely big brains? The Cradle of Humanity presents fascinating and controversial... [more]

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Mathematical Finance: A Very Short Introduction

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Mathematical Finance: A Very Short Introduction

Mark H. A. Davis (Senior Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London)

Business & Economics; Finance; Applied mathematics

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Now a vital part of modern economies, the rapid growth of the finance industry in recent decades is largely due to the development... [more]

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The Plant Paradox: The Hidden Dangers in  Healthy  Foods That Cause Disease and Weight Gain

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The Plant Paradox: The Hidden Dangers in Healthy Foods That Cause Disease...

Steven Gundry

Medicine; Popular medicine & health; Diets & dieting

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Most of us have heard of gluten-a protein found in wheat that causes widespread inflammation in the body. Americans spend... [more]

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Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline

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Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline

Darrell Bricker, John Ibbitson

Migration, immigration & emigration; Population & demography; Geopolitics; Mathematics & Sciences; Human geography

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For half a century, statisticians, pundits and politicians have warned that population growth is spiraling out of control,... [more]

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Interplanetary Robots: True Stories of Space Exploration

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Interplanetary Robots: True Stories of Space Exploration

Rod Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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Exploring the planets has been a goal of America's space program since the dawn of the space race. This insider's perspective... [more]

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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

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

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Shoot for the Moon

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Shoot for the Moon

Richard Wiseman

Mathematics & Sciences; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular astronomy & space

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'The legacy of Apollo is that you can do anything you set your mind to' Christopher C Kraft Jr, Director of Flight Operations,... [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

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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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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

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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

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

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

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Alchemy and Authority in the Holy Roman Empire

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Alchemy and Authority in the Holy Roman Empire

Tara Nummedal

History; European history; Social & cultural history; Magic, alchemy & hermetic thought; History of science

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What distinguished true alchemist from fraud? This question animated the lives and labors of common men who made a living... [more]

$68.00

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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

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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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