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The French Art of Not Giving a F*ck: The Simple Secret to True Happiness, the French Way

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The French Art of Not Giving a F*ck: The Simple Secret to True Happiness,...

Fabrice Midal

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Humour

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It's time to stop giving... [more]

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tony Blair, Al Gore, Mike Tyson and More

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger,...

Max Markson

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Society & Social Sciences

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An ultimate peek behind... [more]

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How to Hold a Grudge: From Resentment to Contentment - the Power of Grudges to Transform Your Life

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How to Hold a Grudge: From Resentment to Contentment - the Power of Grudges...

Sophie Hannah

Memoirs; Psychology; Popular psychology

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The ultimate guide on how to use grudges to be your happiest, most optimistic and most forgiving self! [more]

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Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

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Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

Simon Schama, CBE

History; General & world history; Jewish studies

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZESELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 BY THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, MAIL ON SUNDAY AND OBSERVERBelonging... [more]

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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth

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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country...

Sarah Smarsh

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Poverty & unemployment; Social classes; Rural communities

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Heartland reveals one woman's experience of working-class poverty in America with an eye-opening and topical personal story.... [more]

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality,...

Michio Kaku

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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Human civilization is on the verge of spreading beyond Earth. More than a possibility, it is becoming a necessity - whether... [more]

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Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging

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Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging

Afua Hirsch

Society & Social Sciences; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies

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The Sunday Times bestseller that reveals the uncomfortable truth about race and identity in Britain todayYou're British. Your... [more]

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Devotion

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Devotion

Patti Smith

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Literary studies: general; Gender studies: women

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From the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, a rare and generous look into the creative process [more]

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Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): The Essential Guide to Life's Most Important Conversation

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Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): The Essential Guide to Life's Most...

Michael Hebb

Social issues & processes; Sociology: death & dying; Medicine; Coping with death & bereavement

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A thought-provoking and practical guide encouraging us to change the way we talk about death, by the founder of the global... [more]

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The Skripal Files: The Life and Near Death of a Russian Spy

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The Skripal Files: The Life and Near Death of a Russian Spy

Mark Urban

Biography: historical, political & military; True crime; History; The Cold War; Espionage & secret services; Political oppression & persecution

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From the heart of the cold war to the current hostilities between Russia and the West, this is the definitive account of the... [more]

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The Rub of Time: Bellow, Nabokov, Hitchens, Travolta, Trump: Essays and Reportage, 1994-2016

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The Rub of Time: Bellow, Nabokov, Hitchens, Travolta, Trump: Essays and...

Martin Amis

Literary essays; Reportage & collected journalism; Cultural studies; Politics & government

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Of all the great novelists writing today, none shows the same gift as Martin Amis for writing non-fiction - his essays, literary... [more]

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Leadership: Lessons from the Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Lyndon B. Johnson for Turbulent Times

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Leadership: Lessons from the Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt,...

Doris Kearns Goodwin

History; History of the Americas; Psychology; Political leaders & leadership

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Doris Kearns Goodwin's magnum opus tackles the big leadership questions- are leaders born or made? Do the times make the leader... [more]

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Australian Foreign Affairs #4: Defending Australia

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Australian Foreign Affairs #4: Defending Australia

Jonathan Pearlman

History; International relations

Paperback

The fourth issue of Australian Foreign Affairs examines the challenge of defending Australia at a time of regional uncertainty... [more]

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

Jeff Sparrow

Social & political philosophy; Political correctness; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership; Public opinion & polls

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Donald Trump is the Thing-that-should-not-be. [more]

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Pine Gap: The Inside Story of the NSA in Australia

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Pine Gap: The Inside Story of the NSA in Australia

David Rosenberg

History; Military history; International relations; Military intelligence

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A key inspiration for the major ABC/Netflix TV series Pine Gap - fully revised edition with new material. [more]

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Hoodwinked: How Pauline Hanson Fooled a Nation

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Hoodwinked: How Pauline Hanson Fooled a Nation

Kerry-Anne Walsh

True crime; History; Political leaders & leadership

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Pauline Hanson claims to represent the average Australian but The Stalking of Julia Gillard 's Kerry-Anne Walsh has discovered... [more]

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Boys Will be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and the Toxic Bonds of Mateship

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Boys Will be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and the Toxic Bonds of Mateship

Clementine Ford

Society & Social Sciences; Violence in society; Gender studies: men

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'Everyone's afraid that their daughters might be hurt. No one seems to be scared that their sons might be the ones to do it...... [more]

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Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future

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Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future...

Mary Robinson

Politics & government; Mathematics & Sciences; Social impact of environmental issues; Advocate - Science

Hardback

SHORTLISTED FOR THE IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2018 <br/><br/> Holding her first... [more]

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The Origins of the Anglo-Saxons: Decoding the Ancestry of the English

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The Origins of the Anglo-Saxons: Decoding the Ancestry of the English

Jean Manco

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical history & classical civilisation; Anthropology; Advocate - History

Hardback

Incorporating the latest information from cutting-edge DNA technology, this highly readable account sheds exciting new light... [more]

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Burning the Sky: Operation Argus and the Untold Story of the Cold War Nuclear Tests in Outer Space

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Burning the Sky: Operation Argus and the Untold Story of the Cold War Nuclear...

Mark Wolverton

History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; Weapons & equipment; Nuclear weapons; Mathematics & Sciences

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<em>&quot;Last September the United States drew a thin curtain of radiation around the earth... the feat was regarded by some... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #71: Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman

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Quarterly Essay #71: Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman...

Laura Tingle

History; Society & culture: general; Political leaders & leadership

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What is true political leadership, and how do we get it? What qualities should we wish for in our leaders? And why is it killing... [more]

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Compendium of Magical Beasts: An Anatomical Study of Cryptozoology's Most Elusive

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Compendium of Magical Beasts: An Anatomical Study of Cryptozoology's Most...

Dr. Veronica Wigberht-Blackwater, Lily Seika Jones, Melissa Brinks

Fantasy; Folklore, myths & legends; Monsters & legendary beings

Hardback

Perfect for fantasy lovers and the magical-creature-loving masses making our movie and social media screens light up with... [more]

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A Short History of Drunkenness

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A Short History of Drunkenness

Mark Forsyth

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Food & society; Alcoholic beverages

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Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place... [more]

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No Place Like Home: Repairing Australia's Housing Crisis

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No Place Like Home: Repairing Australia's Housing Crisis

Peter Mares

History; Society & culture: general

Paperback

More than a million lower-income households in Australia pay above the affordability benchmark for their housing costs. More... [more]

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The Norman Conquest: William the Conqueror's Subjugation of England

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The Norman Conquest: William the Conqueror's Subjugation of England

Teresa Cole

History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

1066 saw three kings of England, the last of whom was William, Duke of Normandy. The origins, course & outcomes of William... [more]

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