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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari

General & world history; History of ideas; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it.... [more]

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

Development studies; Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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New technologies may have transformed human societies, but not much has been written on how they are impacting people in Africa... [more]

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Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

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Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World...

W. Madsen, L. Costigan, S. McNicol, Roland Turner

Educational strategies & policy; Higher & further education, tertiary education

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The increasing development of partnerships between universities and communities allows the research of academics to become... [more]

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and...

Rosemary Overell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

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An ethnographic study of gender, place and belonging, Affective Intensities introduces readers to the embodied sensations,... [more]

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

Con Coughlin

History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Battles & campaigns

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A gripping and revelatory account of Winston Churchill's first military campaign [more]

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China and the EU in Context: Insights for Business and Investors

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China and the EU in Context: Insights for Business and Investors

Kerry Brown

Politics & government; Economics; Investment & securities; International business

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Brings together the research of world-class commentators on China from across Europe to explore the policy aspects of the... [more]

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Criminal Law: PreTrial Practice and Procedure

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Obento Supreme 4th Ed Student Book

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Obento Supreme 4th Ed Student Book

Jacqueline Brown, Anne Fisher, Jean Swinyard, Kyoko Kusumoto, Ayako Lyons

Teachers' classroom resources & material; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The new editions of the Obento series have been updated in response to teachers feedback and changing emphases in the curriculum... [more]

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

Edward J. Erickson

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national... [more]

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Interest Representation in the European Union

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Interest Representation in the European Union

Justin Greenwood

Politics & government; EU & European institutions

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The fully revised third edition of this highly-acclaimed book provides an authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the... [more]

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Obento Supreme 4th Ed Workbook & CD & DVD

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Obento Supreme 4th Ed Workbook & CD & DVD

Kyoko Kusumoto, Ayako Lyons, Jacqueline Brown, Anne Fisher, Jean Swinyard

Teachers' classroom resources & material; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Mixed media product

The new editions of the Obento series have been updated in response to teachers feedback and changing emphases in the curriculum... [more]

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Obsessive-compulsive Disorder: A Practical Guide to Treatment

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Obsessive-compulsive Disorder: A Practical Guide to Treatment

Clare S. Rees

Psychology; Abnormal psychology; Clinical psychology

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Dr Rees provides a personal account of her experience of more than 10 years working as a therapist treating OCD. She describes... [more]

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Understanding Global Media

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Understanding Global Media

Terry Flew

Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Media studies; Globalization

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Understanding Global Media offers a comprehensive overview of global media production and circulation. The book analyzes media... [more]

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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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Mirai Stage 6 Course Book 2nd Edition

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Mirai Stage 6 Course Book 2nd Edition

Meg Evans, et al.

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

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A new edition of the Mirai 6, the well regarded text for students of Japanese. Suitable for students in all states who have... [more]

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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

Paperback

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators...

Angela Crocker

Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL); Privacy & data protection; Network security; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting

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In this digital age, how do we protect kids on the internet? Dangers lie on social media, and there is an increasing risk... [more]

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Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

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Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

Eric A. Posner, E. Glen Weyl

Political ideologies; Central government policies; Business & Economics; Economics; Economic theory & philosophy

Paperback

Revealing bold new ways to structure markets for the good of everyone, this book shows how the emancipatory force of genuinely... [more]

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Plagues and the Paradox of Progress: Why the World Is Getting Healthier in Worrisome Ways

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Plagues and the Paradox of Progress: Why the World Is Getting Healthier...

Thomas J. Bollyky

International relations; Medicine; Environmental factors; Infectious & contagious diseases

Paperback

Why the news about the global decline of infectious diseases is not all good. [more]

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Niccolo Machiavelli: An Intellectual Biography

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Niccolo Machiavelli: An Intellectual Biography

Corrado Vivanti

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; History of ideas; Political science & theory

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A colorful, comprehensive, and authoritative account of Machiavelli's life and thought This is a colorful, comprehensive,... [more]

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Goldfish

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Goldfish

Anna-Marie Roos

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Fishes & aquaria

Paperback

The surprising and intriguing history of the much-loved goldfish. [more]

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Likewar: The Weaponization of Social Media

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Likewar: The Weaponization of Social Media

P W Singer, Emerson T Brooking

Media studies; Political structure & processes; International relations; Propaganda

Paperback

Two defense experts investigate the present and future of conflict in a world where the front lines are only a click away.... [more]

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Fentanyl, Inc.

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Fentanyl, Inc.

Ben Westhoff

Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Regulation of medicines & medical devices; Medicine; Psychopharmacology; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

An undercover investigation into the synthetic-drug epidemic. A new group of chemicals is radically transforming the recreational-drug... [more]

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Guest House for Young Widows: Among the  women of ISIS

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Guest House for Young Widows: Among the women of ISIS

Azadeh Moaveni

Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies: women; Religious & theocratic ideologies; Terrorism, armed struggle

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In early 2014, the Islamic State clinched its control of Raqqa in Syria, whereupon ISIS's leader, Baghdadi, urged Muslims... [more]

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