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All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of Immortality in the Digital Age

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All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of Immortality in the Digital Age...

Elaine Kasket

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Coping with death & bereavement; Popular psychology

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A fascinating and thought-provoking journey into the problematic world of our digital afterlife. [more]

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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

Blaine Harden

Autobiography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; Korean War; Espionage & secret services

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Discover the true story of the dark reign of the number one US spy-master in Korea. [more]

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The Miracle Equation: The Two Decisions That Move Your Biggest Goals from Possible, to Probable, to Inevitable: from the author of The Miracle Morning

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The Miracle Equation: The Two Decisions That Move Your Biggest Goals from...

Hal Elrod

Psychology; Coping with illness; Advice on careers & achieving success

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The all-new book from the bestselling author of THE MIRACLE MORNING, packed with new tools that will help you achieve your... [more]

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

Michael Thompson

History; Comparative politics

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The Labor Party may be doing well federally, but its future as a major force in Australian politics is under threat. [more]

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On Grand Strategy

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On Grand Strategy

John Lewis Gaddis

History; Political leaders & leadership; Diplomacy; Defence strategy, planning & research

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In Chapters extending from the ancient world to the Second World War, Gaddis assesses grand strategic theory and practice... [more]

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Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being

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Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being

Paul Mason

Social issues & processes; Social theory; Social, group or collective psychology; International relations; Business & Economics

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Our world order is under pressure as never before. From new authoritarian regimes in the US, Turkey and Russia, to the imminent... [more]

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Study Skills Handbook 5th Edition

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Study Skills Handbook 5th Edition

Stella Cottrell

Study & learning skills: general; Languages & ESL

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Fully revised for the fifth edition, it contains everything students need to succeed. This is an invaluable resource for... [more]

$41.95

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Politics of Forgetting: New Zealand, Greece and Britain at War

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Politics of Forgetting: New Zealand, Greece and Britain at War

Martyn Brown

History; International relations

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Greece was a poor country in turmoil and pain during the 1940s. A military dictatorship was followed by invasion and terrifying... [more]

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Appeasing Hitler: Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to War

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Appeasing Hitler: Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to War

Tim Bouverie

History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Second World War; Diplomacy

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'Appeasing Hitler is an astonishingly accomplished debut. And we enter the drawing rooms and dining clubs of fading imperial... [more]

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Biased: The New Science of Race and Inequality

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Biased: The New Science of Race and Inequality

Jennifer Eberhardt

Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Popular psychology

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`Jennifer Eberhardt gives us the opportunity to talk about race in new ways, ultimately transforming our thinking about ourselves... [more]

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Textbook of Wisdom: Shortcuts to Becoming Wiser Than Your Years

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Textbook of Wisdom: Shortcuts to Becoming Wiser Than Your Years

Edward de Bono

Psychology; Popular psychology

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Wisdom comes with living a long life, full of rich experiences and can't be learnt, right? [more]

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The Displaced

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The Displaced

Viet Thanh Nguyen

Biography; Literary essays; Refugees & political asylum

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen called on 17 fellow refugee writers from across the globe... [more]

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan

History; Asian history; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Diplomacy

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New York Times Book Review Editor's Pick [more]

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

Patricia O'Toole

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Political leaders & leadership

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In this biography of one of the most high-minded, consequential, and controversial US presidents, [the author presents] a... [more]

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The Burning Shores: Inside the Battle for the New Libya

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The Burning Shores: Inside the Battle for the New Libya

Frederic Wehrey

Regional studies; History; African history; Politics & government; International relations

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A riveting, beautifully crafted account of Libya after Qadhafi. [more]

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The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House

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The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House

Ben Rhodes

Memoirs; History; Political leaders & leadership

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The other is Ben Rhodes. For nearly ten years, Ben Rhodes was at the centre of the Obama Administration - first as a speechwriter,... [more]

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Wiseguy

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Wiseguy

Nicholas Pileggi

Biography; Biography: general; True crime; Crime & criminology; Organised crime

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Originally subtitled: Life in a Mafia family. [more]

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The Psychology of the Paranormal

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The Psychology of the Paranormal

David Groome (Formerly at the University of Westminster, UK), Michael Eysenck (Emeritus Professor of Psychology in the psychology department at Royal Holloway University of London, UK), Robin Law (Westminster University, UK)

Psychology; Parapsychological studies

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Can mediums communicate with the dead? Do people really believe they've been abducted by aliens? Why do some people make life... [more]

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The Psychology of Social Media

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The Psychology of Social Media

Ciaran Mc Mahon

Media studies; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Computer networking & communications

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Are we really being ourselves on social media? Can we benefit from connecting with people we barely know online? Why do some... [more]

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The Business of Human Rights: Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles

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The Business of Human Rights: Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles...

Alex Newton

Politics & government; Sales & marketing; Environmental science, engineering & technology

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The spotlight of global scrutiny has shone particularly brightly on corporations' adverse impacts on human rights in recent... [more]

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The Seduction of Unreason: The Intellectual Romance with Fascism from Nietzsche to Postmodernism, Second Edition

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The Seduction of Unreason: The Intellectual Romance with Fascism from Nietzsche...

Richard Wolin

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Fascism & Nazism; Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship

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Ever since the shocking revelations of the fascist ties of Martin Heidegger and Paul de Man, postmodernism has been haunted... [more]

$64.00

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America's Sherlock Holmes: The Legacy of William Burns

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America's Sherlock Holmes: The Legacy of William Burns

William R. Hunt

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; History; Criminal investigation & detection

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William Burns is best known as 'America's Sherlock Holmes' and was director of the FBI, shortly before J. Edgar Hoover. But... [more]

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Inside The Black Vault: The Government's UFO Secrets Revealed

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Inside The Black Vault: The Government's UFO Secrets Revealed

John Greenewald Jr.

Military history; Conspiracy theories; Air forces & warfare; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings

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This book reveals the relations between U.S. Government secrets and the UFO Phenomena. Armed with only official declassified... [more]

$27.99

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Curveballs: How to Keep It Together when Life Tries to Tear You a New One

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Curveballs: How to Keep It Together when Life Tries to Tear You a New One...

Emma Markezic

Memoirs; Psychology; Coping with illness; Self-help & personal development

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Because sometimes, life is going to suck, and you're going to have to know... [more]

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Rebel Women Who Changed Australia

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Rebel Women Who Changed Australia

Susanna De Vries

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Gender studies: women

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Visionaries, pioneers, activists and artists - women who made a difference to Australia An updated and condensed edition... [more]

$34.99

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