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The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital

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The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital

Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Robert Weick

Marxism & Communism

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In The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, Karl Marx and Friedrich... [more]

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How Democracy Ends

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How Democracy Ends

David Runciman

Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Advocate - Politics

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'Scintillating ... thought-provoking ... one of the very best of the great crop of recent books on the subject.' - Observer... [more]

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Make, Think, Imagine: Engineering the Future of Civilisation

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Make, Think, Imagine: Engineering the Future of Civilisation

John Browne

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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'An ode to the ways in which engineering has improved human civilisation' John Hennessy, Chairman, Alphabet 'A blueprint... [more]

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The Brain: A User's Manual: A simple guide to the world's most complex machine

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The Brain: A User's Manual: A simple guide to the world's most complex machine...

Marco Magrini

Psychology; Human biology; Popular psychology

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Congratulations on the purchase of this exclusive product, tailor-made just for you. It will provide you with years of continuous... [more]

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

Holly Luetkenhaus, Zoe Weinstein

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Popular culture

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Explores online fan spaces in search of Janeites all over the world to discover what fans are making, how fans are sharing... [more]

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Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory Using the Most Powerful Methods from Around the World

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Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory Using the Most Powerful Methods from Around...

Lynne Kelly

Psychology; Memory; Memory improvement & thinking techniques; Advocate - Today's World

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Our brain is a muscle. Like our bodies, it needs exercise. In the last few hundred years, we have stopped training our memories... [more]

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Reinventing Your Life

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Reinventing Your Life

Jeffrey E. Young, Janet S. Klosko

Psychology; Popular psychology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Advocate - Today's World

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End the self-destructive behaviours that stop you from living your best life. [more]

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic...

Kristen Ghodsee

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Sociology: sexual relations; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Economic theory & philosophy

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Ghodsee is going to start a revolution' Daisy Buchanan, author of The Sisterhood A witty, fiercely intelligent exploration... [more]

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Coping Skills: Tools & Techniques for Every Stressful Situation

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Coping Skills: Tools & Techniques for Every Stressful Situation

Faith G. Harper

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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You know those days when you just can't even? When everything is haywire and everyone, including yourself, seems to be against... [more]

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The US Lobby and Australian Defence Policy

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The US Lobby and Australian Defence Policy

Vince Scappatura

History; Geopolitics

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Australian society and its leaders generally take for granted the importance and value of this nation's relationship with... [more]

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

Nick Holdstock

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Geopolitics; Political oppression & persecution

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Lifting the lid on China's secret struggle with home-grown Islamic Terrorism [more]

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Living With It: A Survivor's Guide to Overcoming Panic and Anxiety

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Living With It: A Survivor's Guide to Overcoming Panic and Anxiety

Bev Aisbett

Psychology; Coping with anxiety & phobias

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The classic guide for panic attack sufferers - now fully revised and updated. Panic attacks - approximately 5% of the population... [more]

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Outrages: Sex, Censorship and the Criminalisation of Love

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Outrages: Sex, Censorship and the Criminalisation of Love

Naomi Wolf

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Advocate - Economics & Business

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The bestselling author of Vagina illuminates a dramatic history - how a single English law in 1857 led to a maelstrom, with... [more]

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

Charlotte Bingham

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Espionage & secret services; Advocate - Biography

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The wickedly funny sequel to the MI5 and Me, described by Tatler as 'a stone cold comic classic', following the irrepressible... [more]

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story...

Jacky Colliss Harvey

Literary essays; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Domestic animals & pets

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A fascinating, heart-warming, and often humorous historical and cultural exploration of our universal human need for the companionship... [more]

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Operation Babylift: The incredible story of the inspiring Australian women who rescued hundreds of orphans at the end of the Vietnam War

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Operation Babylift: The incredible story of the inspiring Australian women...

Ian W. Shaw

History; Social & cultural history; Vietnam War; Child welfare; Advocate - History

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The dramatic and heart-warming story of the last-minute evacuation of hundreds of orphaned babies from South Vietnam in the... [more]

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Superior: The Return of Race Science

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Superior: The Return of Race Science

Angela Saini

Ethnic studies; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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`Roundly debunks racism's core lie - that inequality is to do with genetics, rather than political power' Reni Eddo-Lodge... [more]

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Dealing with Depression: Simple Ways to Get Your Life Back

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Dealing with Depression: Simple Ways to Get Your Life Back

Jan Marsh

Psychology; Coping with personal problems; Popular psychology

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A simple, easy to follow, non-judgmental and, above all, effective exploration of depression and how to manage it. Jan Marsh's... [more]

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream in a Land of War

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream...

Mark Isaacs

History; Social issues & processes; Human rights

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A story of peace in a land of unending war.<br /><br />This is a story of... [more]

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The Great Successor: The Secret Rise and Rule of Kim Jong Un

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The Great Successor: The Secret Rise and Rule of Kim Jong Un

Anna Fifield

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Political leaders & leadership; Advocate - History

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The behind-the-scenes story of the rise and reign of the world's strangest and most elusive tyrant, Kim Jong Un, by the journalist... [more]

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

Billy Bragg

Literary essays; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Advocate - Politics

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He shows us that Freedom requires three dimensions to function: Liberty, Equality, and Accountability - and the result is... [more]

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A Monk's Guide to Happiness: Meditation in the 21st century

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A Monk's Guide to Happiness: Meditation in the 21st century

Gelong Thubten

Psychology; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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A guide to meditation and mindfulness written by Buddhist monk Gelong Thubten. [more]

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Bedlam at Botany Bay

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Bedlam at Botany Bay

Dr James Dunk

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Care of the mentally ill; Mental health services

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What happened when people went mad in the fledgling colony of New South Wales? In this important new history of the late eighteenth... [more]

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Surprise, Kill, Vanish: The Definitive History of Secret CIA Assassins, Armies and Operators

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Surprise, Kill, Vanish: The Definitive History of Secret CIA Assassins,...

Annie Jacobsen

History; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Political leaders & leadership; Espionage & secret services; Military intelligence

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The definitive, character-driven history of CIA covert operations and U.S. government-sponsored assassinations, from the author... [more]

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The Den

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The Den

Abi Maxwell

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; Folklore, myths & legends; Advocate - Fiction

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A hypnotic story of youth, sex and power, and of two women cast out by the same community though separated by a hundred years... [more]

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