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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

Robert Browning

Regional studies; History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Cultural studies

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An exploration of the entire Greek experience. The contributors analyze every facet of Greek history, life and culture, aided... [more]

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How to Create an Amazing Life

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How to Create an Amazing Life

Pilar Lopez Cardenas

Psychology

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Chinese Spies: From Chairman Mao to Xi Jinping

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Chinese Spies: From Chairman Mao to Xi Jinping

Roger Faligot

History; Asian history; Espionage & secret services

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Are the Chinese secret services now the most powerful in the world? After a long investigation into Beijing's intelligence... [more]

$39.99

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Hate Mail

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Hate Mail

Mark Morri

Biography; True crime; Organised crime

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Sydney, 1998. Personal trainer Brett Boyd arrives home to find a package waiting in the driveway. It's addressed to his girlfriend,... [more]

$34.99

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A Room of One's Own

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A Room of One's Own

Virginia Woolf

Literary essays; Feminism & feminist theory

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First published in 1929, this essay was based on a series of lectures the author delivered at Newnham College and Girton College,... [more]

$14.99

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

Helen Parr

History; British & Irish history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Regiments

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Our Boys brings to life the human experiences of the paratroopers who fought in the Falklands, and examines the long aftermath... [more]

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Leadership in Turbulent Times: Lessons from the Presidents

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Leadership in Turbulent Times: Lessons from the Presidents

Doris Kearns Goodwin

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

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In this culmination of five decades of acclaimed studies in presidential history, Doris Kearns Goodwin offers an illuminating... [more]

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Our Women on the Ground: Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World

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Our Women on the Ground: Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World

Zahra Hankir, Zahra Hankir

Literary essays; Reportage & collected journalism; Cultural studies; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women

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Nineteen Arab women journalists speak out about what it's like to report on their changing homelands in this first-of-its-kind... [more]

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Dead Blondes And Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power

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Dead Blondes And Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female...

Sady Doyle

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory

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Funny, smart and encyclopedic, nimbly addressing everyone from the biblical Lilith, to the movie Carrie, to Hae Min Lee (whose... [more]

$27.99

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Win Fast: Quick Ways to Achieve More, Earn More and Be More

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Win Fast: Quick Ways to Achieve More, Earn More and Be More

Siimon Reynolds

Psychology; Business strategy; Business innovation; Self-help & personal development; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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Win Fast is both the success book for our times, and for those who have... [more]

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to Isis

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to Isis

Robert Spencer

Middle Eastern history; Religion & beliefs; Islam; Political ideologies; Advocate - Religion

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The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of Islam. It is taken for granted, even among many Washington... [more]

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Yemen in Crisis: The Road to War

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Yemen in Crisis: The Road to War

Helen Lackner

History; Middle Eastern history; International relations

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Expert analysis of Yemen's social and political crisis, with profound implications for the fate of the Arab World [more]

$34.99

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The Football Solution: How Richmond's premiership can save Australia

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The Football Solution: How Richmond's premiership can save Australia

George Megalogenis

Politics & government; Sports & outdoor recreation; Australian Rules football; Advocate - Today's World

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A sport unlike any other in the world, football has always been Australia's bellwether. But at a time when politics is increasingly... [more]

$22.99

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Shame On Me

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Shame On Me

Tessa McWatt

Biography; Memoirs; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies; The self, ego, identity, personality; Family history, tracing ancestors; Advocate - Biography

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'What are you?' Tessa McWatt knows first-hand that the answer to this question, often asked of people of colour by white... [more]

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Scorched Earth: Peacekeeping in Timor During a Campaign of Death and Destruction

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Scorched Earth: Peacekeeping in Timor During a Campaign of Death and Destruction...

Tammy Pemper

Biography; Peace studies & conflict resolution; Military history

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As a UN peacekeeper, I joined the East Timorese fight for life. By then, the earth had drunk the blood of one third of their... [more]

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

Peter Drew

Art & design styles: Conceptual art; Biography; Memoirs; Society & culture: general; Advocate - Australian Biography

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'When you're sneaking around the city at night you feel like a kid again. The seriousness of the world is unmasked as a series... [more]

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The Gap: An Australian paramedic's summer on the edge

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The Gap: An Australian paramedic's summer on the edge

Benjamin Gilmour

Biography; Memoirs; Emergency services; Advocate - Australian Biography

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In this riveting memoir, Gilmour recounts the call-outs that summer- some dangerous, some gruesome, some downright ridiculous.... [more]

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Ultimate Minecraft Master Builder: Create 30 Awesome Builds

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Ultimate Minecraft Master Builder: Create 30 Awesome Builds

Juliet Stanley, Jonathan Green

Society & Social Sciences; Computer game guides (Children's&YA)

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Become a master of Minecraft with this ultimate builder's guide! Follow the step-by-step instructions to create 30 incredible... [more]

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The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook for PTSD: Practical Exercises for Overcoming Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook for PTSD: Practical Exercises...

Kirby Reutter

Psychology; Trauma & shock; Coping with personal problems

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People suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may experience symptoms such as anxiety, fear, insomnia, flashbacks,... [more]

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Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Embodied Presence and Inquiry in Practice

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Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Embodied Presence and Inquiry in Practice...

Susan Woods, Patricia Rockman, PhD, Evan Collins, MD

Psychology

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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is a powerful and proven-effective treatment for depression and other mental health... [more]

$99.95

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Making Peace with Imperfection: Discover Your Perfectionism Type, End the Cycle of Criticism, and Embrace Self-Acceptance

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Making Peace with Imperfection: Discover Your Perfectionism Type, End the...

Elliot D. Cohen

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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Demanding perfection from oneself and others can create a life of stress, worry, and a constant sense of overwhelm. In this... [more]

$35.95

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Breakfast with the Centenarians: The Art of Ageing Well

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Breakfast with the Centenarians: The Art of Ageing Well

Daniela Mari

Psychology of ageing; Medicine; Geriatric medicine; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

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Learn the art of growing old from the supercentenarians living life to the fullest. [more]

$24.99

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American Foreign Relations: A Very Short Introduction

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American Foreign Relations: A Very Short Introduction

Andrew Preston (Professor of American History, Professor of American History, University of Cambridge)

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; International relations

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A sharp, concise examination of America's relationship with the world from the founding to the present. [more]

$16.95

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A Woman Like Her: The Short Life of Qandeel Baloch

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A Woman Like Her: The Short Life of Qandeel Baloch

Sanam Maher

Biography; Biography: general; True crime; Criminal investigation & detection; Advocate - Biography

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`The powerful story of a woman who was ahead of her time' Mishal Husain, presenter at BBC World News, BBC Weekend News, BBC... [more]

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The New Manhood: Love, Freedom, Spirit and the New Masculinity

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The New Manhood: Love, Freedom, Spirit and the New Masculinity

Steve Biddulph

Psychology; Advice on parenting; Advocate - Today's World

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The landmark text aimed at conquering toxic masculinity and paving the way for a fairer world, updated for a new generation.<br... [more]

$29.99

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