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Horizon

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Horizon

Barry Lopez

Memoirs; Society & culture: general; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Advocate - Travel

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Taking us nearly from pole to pole - from modern megacities to some of the earth's most remote regions -- and across decades... [more]

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Hell Of A Time: An Australian Soldier's Diary of the Great War

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Hell Of A Time: An Australian Soldier's Diary of the Great War

Philip Owen Ayton, Ross McMullin

History; Warfare & defence; Advocate - History

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One of the last undiscovered personal accounts of an Australian soldier fighting to survive WWI [more]

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Raising Readers: How to Nurture a Child's Love of Books

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Raising Readers: How to Nurture a Child's Love of Books

Megan Daley

Teachers' classroom resources & material; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting; Advocate - Today's World

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Some kids refuse to read, others won't stop - not even at the dinner table! Either way, many parents question the best way... [more]

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On Us

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On Us

Mark Scott

Literary essays; Media studies; Advocate - Today's World

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The new media is enabling despots and disempowering democracy. So when every opinion seems to matter equally, On Us offers... [more]

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Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall

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Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall

Mark W. Moffett

Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Anthropology; Evolution; Human biology

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The epic story of how humans evolved from intimate chimp communities into a world-dominating species. [more]

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Women Who Dared: To Break All the Rules

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Women Who Dared: To Break All the Rules

Jeremy Scott

Biography; Gender studies: women

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The extraordinary stories of six women who defied the spirit of their age [more]

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My Hidden Chimp: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

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My Hidden Chimp: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

Steve Peters

Psychology; Child & developmental psychology; Neurosciences; Child care & upbringing; Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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Learn how TEN habits can help children to understand and manage their emotions and behaviour - the NEW book from the creator... [more]

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The Silent Guides: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

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The Silent Guides: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

Steve Peters

Psychology; Popular psychology

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The Silent Guides explores some neuroscience and psychological aspects of the developing mind, unconscious thinking, behaviours,... [more]

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The Silk Road Trap: How China's Trade Ambitions Challenge Europe

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The Silk Road Trap: How China's Trade Ambitions Challenge Europe

Jonathan Holslag

Political science & theory; Business & Economics; International trade

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For almost two decades, China has claimed that its expanding economy benefits Europe, stimulating European growth, exports,... [more]

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Wilful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious

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Wilful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious

Margaret Heffernan

Society & Social Sciences; Popular psychology

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An engaging and anecdotal examination of how and why as individuals and as a society we choose to turn a blind eye to the... [more]

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Folk

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Folk

Zoe Gilbert

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends

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On the remote island of Neverness, the villagers' lives are entwined with nature: its enchantments, seductions and dangers.... [more]

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The Human Network: How We're Connected and Why It Matters

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The Human Network: How We're Connected and Why It Matters

Matthew O. Jackson

Social interaction; Psychology; Popular psychology

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Discover the landmark new big idea that is revolutionising our understanding of human interaction [more]

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In the Shadows of the American Century: The Rise and Decline of US Global Power

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In the Shadows of the American Century: The Rise and Decline of US Global...

Alfred W. McCoy

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Geopolitics

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The essential guide to how American foreign policy shaped the world and where it's left us [more]

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Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan For Embracing And Achieving Your Goals

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Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan For Embracing And Achieving Your...

Rachel Hollis

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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Bestselling author of Girl, Wash Your Face and founder of TheChicSite.com Rachel Hollis urges women to stop apologizing for... [more]

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Women & Power: A Manifesto

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Women & Power: A Manifesto

Mary Beard

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Advocate - Economics & Business

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A modern feminist classic. --The Guardian From the internationally acclaimed classicist and New York Times best-selling... [more]

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Mindful Listening (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

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Mindful Listening (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

Harvard Business Review

Psychology; Business communication & presentation

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Listening is a critical skill for leaders and managers alike, but it's not as easy as it sounds. We often get distracted by... [more]

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Confidence (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

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Confidence (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

Harvard Business Review

Psychology; Business & management

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In order to build trust, gain buy-in, and move up in your organisation, you need to be confident. But self-doubt and anxiety... [more]

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Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream: The Most Revealing Portrait of a President and Presidential Power Ever Written

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Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream: The Most Revealing Portrait of a...

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political leaders & leadership

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An engrossing biography of President Lyndon Johnson from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Team of Rivals Hailed by... [more]

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A World to Win: The Life and Works of Karl Marx

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A World to Win: The Life and Works of Karl Marx

Sven-Eric Liedman

Biography; Biography: general; Marxism & Communism

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Definitive new biography of Karl Marx. [more]

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Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth Prevention, Fake News and Conspiracy Theories

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Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth...

Stephen Davis

True stories; Society & Social Sciences; Conspiracy theories; Political corruption; Press & journalism

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There is a war on truth and the liars are winning. Truthteller is an essential guide to how governments and corporations cover... [more]

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Our Mob Served: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories of War and Defending Australia

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Our Mob Served: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories of War and...

Allison Cadzow, Mary Anne Jebb

History; Indigenous peoples

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Our Mob Served presents a moving and little-known history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander war time and defence service,... [more]

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Portrait of the Artist's Mother: Dignity, Creativity and Disability

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Portrait of the Artist's Mother: Dignity, Creativity and Disability

Fiona Place

Biography; Biography: general; Disability: social aspects; Coping with disability

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I am seen by many as a danger. As having failed to understand the new rules, the new paradigm of successful motherhood. A... [more]

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No Apologies: Women in Comedy Claiming Their Space, Finding Their Voices and Telling Their Stories

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No Apologies: Women in Comedy Claiming Their Space, Finding Their Voices...

Joanne Brookfield

Biography: arts & entertainment; Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies: women

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Joanne Brookfield has spent two decades working in the world of comedy, as both a journalist and a stand-up comedian. Over... [more]

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New Daughters of Africa

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New Daughters of Africa

Margaret Busby

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Black & Asian studies

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Showcasing the work of more than 200 women writers of African descent, this major international collection celebrates their... [more]

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Dateline Kashmir: Inside the World's Most Militarised Zone

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Dateline Kashmir: Inside the World's Most Militarised Zone

Dinesh Mohan, Harsh Mander, Navsharan Singh, Pamela Philipose, Tapan Bose

History; Armed conflict

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What is happening inside the world's most militarised zone?<br /><br />This... [more]

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