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Thai Language and Culture for Beginners 1 Book

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Thai Language and Culture for Beginners 1 Book

Yuphaphann Hoonchamlong

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Cultural studies; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Provides a basic foundation in conversational Standard Thai for beginning learners. It focuses on developing the learners'... [more]

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Making Globalisation

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Making Globalisation

Professor Robert Holton

Sociology & anthropology; Politics & government

Paperback

This book offers a clear and concise account of the key debates in the globalization literature, serving as an accessible... [more]

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The Seventy Great Battles of All Time

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The Seventy Great Battles of All Time

Professor Jeremy Black

History; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

In this addition to the successful Seventy series, a distinguished team of 26 military historians reveals the decisive conflicts... [more]

$55.00  $30.00

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

Ina Bertrand, Peter J. E. Hughes

Research methods: general; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Media studies; Social research & statistics

Paperback

This text provides an accessible introduction and overview of research methods for studying media, communication and culture,... [more]

$71.95  $8.00

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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

Marjane Satrapi

Biography; Biography: general; Gender studies: women

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An intelligent and outspoken only child, Satrapi--the daughter of radical Marxists and the great-granddaughter of Iran's last... [more]

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The Fatal Shore

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The Fatal Shore

Robert Hughes

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Penology & punishment

Paperback

An award-winning epic on the birth of AustraliaIn 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of King George III, the British... [more]

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Keren 1 Course Book

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Keren 1 Course Book

Ian White

Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Designed for secondary students, this is an exciting course in four levels. Bright and entertaining, the text mixes both cartoons... [more]

$70.95

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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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; Advocate - History

Paperback

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

$24.99

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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

Paperback

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

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Has the West Lost It?: A Provocation

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Has the West Lost It?: A Provocation

Kishore Mahbubani

Globalization; Politics & government; Diplomacy; Geopolitics; International economics; Advocate - Politics

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Kishore Mahbubani's timely polemic argues passionately for the West to cease imposing its ideology on the world and intervening... [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

Paperback

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

$35.95

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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

Paperback

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

$37.95

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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

Paperback

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

$32.99

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I Miss You When I Blink: Dispatches from a Relatively Ordinary Life

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I Miss You When I Blink: Dispatches from a Relatively Ordinary Life

Mary Laura Philpott

Biography; Memoirs; Literary essays; Gender studies: women

Paperback

Spot-on observations about domestic, professional, and creative life, taking on the conflicting pressures of modern womanhood... [more]

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The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story

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The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine...

Doug Gold

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Second World War; Prisoners of war

Paperback

'An unforgettable love story set in perilous circumstances. It is a reminder that even in the most horrific times love will... [more]

$29.99

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The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It's Broken

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The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It's Broken

The Secret Barrister

Memoirs; Legal profession: general; Criminal law & procedure; Advocate - Economics & Business

Paperback

An anonymous barrister offers a shocking, darkly comic and very moving journey through the legal system - and explains how... [more]

$18.99

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The Price of Paradise

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The Price of Paradise

Iain Overton

Politics & government; Terrorism, armed struggle

Paperback

An urgent and pertinent exploration of how and why the suicide bomber has shaped the modern age, written by a multi-award... [more]

$34.99

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Under the Camelthorn Tree: Raising a Family Among Lions

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Under the Camelthorn Tree: Raising a Family Among Lions

Kate Nicholls

Biography; Memoirs; Alternative lifestyles; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Travel writing

Paperback

A mother's gritty yet often humorous account of bringing up her five children in a lion research camp; a 21st-century My Family... [more]

$32.99

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

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False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East

Steven A. Cook

History; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Political ideologies; Political structure & processes; Political activism

Paperback

In False Dawn, noted Middle East regional expert Steven A. Cook offers a sweeping narrative account of the tumultuous past... [more]

$42.95

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The Pianist of Damascus

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The Pianist of Damascus

Aeham Ahmad

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Middle Eastern history; Terrorist attack; Travel writing; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

A powerful, moving account of life in Damascus, and a story of how the power of music can unite people in the face conflict.<br... [more]

$35.00

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Talk to Me: Amazon, Google, Apple and the Race for Voice-Controlled AI

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Talk to Me: Amazon, Google, Apple and the Race for Voice-Controlled AI

James Vlahos

Society & Social Sciences; Information technology industries; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

The gripping inside story of the race to build conversationally capable computersChat with the author: ask your Alexa device... [more]

$35.00

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The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America

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The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America

Timothy Snyder

General & world history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Politics & government; Political ideologies; Political structures: democracy; Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship

Paperback

'Brilliant and disturbing' Yuval Noah HarariThe past is another country,... [more]

$24.99

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist...

Dr Richard Shepherd

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Forensic science; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Pathology; Forensic medicine; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

Paperback

'The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead... [more]

$19.99

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