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Born Liars: We All Do it but Which One are You - Psychopath, Sociopath or A Little White Liar?

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Born Liars: We All Do it but Which One are You - Psychopath, Sociopath or...

Ian Leslie

Psychology; Popular science; Health & Self-Help

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Ian Leslie takes us on a fascinating journey which makes us question not only our own relationship to the truth, but also... [more]

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The Sealwoman's Gift

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The Sealwoman's Gift

Sally Magnusson

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

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A woman's story lost from history - in 1627 Icelandic islanders were abducted and sold into slavery in Algiers; but what happened... [more]

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Joseph Stalin: Images of War

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Joseph Stalin: Images of War

Nigel Blundell, Maurice Crow

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history; Political leaders & leadership

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A concise but fully illustrated profile of the twentieth century s most murderous tyrant. [more]

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Videocracy: How YouTube Is Changing the World... with Double Rainbows, Singing Foxes, and Other Trends We Can't Stop Watching

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Videocracy: How YouTube Is Changing the World... with Double Rainbows, Singing...

Kevin Allocca

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Media studies

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From YouTube's head of culture and trends, an intriguing examination of internet video - the world's largest collection of... [more]

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Women of the Raj: The Mothers, Wives and Daughters of the British Empire in India

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Women of the Raj: The Mothers, Wives and Daughters of the British Empire...

Margaret Macmillan

History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Gender studies: women; Advocate - History

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An account of Britain's involvement in India over three and a half centuries, which focuses upon the period between 1850 and... [more]

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Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions

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Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected...

Johann Hari

Prose: non-fiction; Care of the mentally ill; Psychology; Popular psychology

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream- The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, a startling... [more]

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The Dangerous Art of Blending In

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The Dangerous Art of Blending In

Angelo Surmelis

Domestic violence; Children's & Educational

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From HGTV and Today Show personality Surmelis--a raw, powerful, but ultimately uplifting debut novel based on his own childhood,... [more]

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This Time: Australia's Republican Past and Future

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This Time: Australia's Republican Past and Future

Benjamin T. Jones

History; Political structure & processes; Advocate - History

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In This Time, Benjamin T. Jones charts a path to an independent future. He reveals the fascinating early history of the Australian... [more]

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A Hope More Powerful than the Sea

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A Hope More Powerful than the Sea

Melissa Fleming

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Refugees & political asylum

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A young refugee's story of terror, love and survival [more]

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The Anatomy Of Evil

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The Anatomy Of Evil

Michael H. Stone

True stories; Psychology

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In this groundbreaking book, renowned psychiatrist Michael H. Stone explores the concept and reality of evil from a new perspective.... [more]

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The Story Of Shit

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The Story Of Shit

Midas Dekkers

Society & Social Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Today's World

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We are very discreet. We disappear into a small room, perform the task, flush, wash and reappear as if nothing happened. Of... [more]

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A Matter of Interpretation: Federal Courts and the Law

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A Matter of Interpretation: Federal Courts and the Law

Antonin Scalia

Jurisprudence & philosophy of law; Courts & procedure

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Explores the neglected art of statutory interpretation. This book argues that it is incompatible with democratic government... [more]

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10 Things Every Parent Needs to Know: Positive solutions for everyday parenting challenges

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10 Things Every Parent Needs to Know: Positive solutions for everyday parenting...

Justin Coulson

Child & developmental psychology; Health & Self-Help

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From the author of 21 Days to a Happier Family and 9 Ways to a Resilient Child, this book is a moving, inspiring and loving... [more]

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Decoding Chomsky: Science and Revolutionary Politics

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Decoding Chomsky: Science and Revolutionary Politics

Chris Knight

Philosophy of language; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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A fresh and fascinating look at the philosophies, politics, and intellectual legacy of one of the twentieth century's most... [more]

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Egypt

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Egypt

Robert Springborg

History; International relations

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Egypt is one of the few great empires of antiquity that exists today as a nation state. [more]

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A History of Chinese Political Thought

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A History of Chinese Political Thought

Youngmin Kim

History; Political science & theory

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China's rapid rise as a regional and global power is one of the most important political developments of the twenty-first... [more]

$39.95

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Mass Starvation: The History and Future of Famine

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Mass Starvation: The History and Future of Famine

Alex De Waal

History; Famine

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The world almost conquered famine. Until the 1980s, this scourge killed ten million people every decade, but by early 2000s... [more]

$37.95

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Chinese Whispers: In Search of Ivy

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Chinese Whispers: In Search of Ivy

Alison Choy Flannigan

Biography; Biography: general; Asian history; Australasian & Pacific history; Black & Asian studies

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In Search of Ivy uncovers the fascinating story of the Lai family's immigration from China to Australia and their interaction... [more]

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Enemies Within: Communists, the Cambridge Spies and the Making of Modern Britain

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Enemies Within: Communists, the Cambridge Spies and the Making of Modern...

Richard Davenport-Hines

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Espionage & secret services

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What pushed Blunt, Burgess, Cairncross, Maclean and Philby into Soviet hands? With access to recently released... [more]

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The European Union: A Very Short Introduction

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The European Union: A Very Short Introduction

John Pinder (Reader in Politics, University of Surrey), Simon Usherwood (Formerly Honorary Professor at the College of Europe, and Chairman of the Federal Trust, London, United Kingdom)

European history; Politics & government; EU & European institutions; International economics

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Fully updated to include the migrant crisis, the UK's decision to leave the Union, and the state of the Euro currency, this... [more]

$15.95

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The Good Mothers: The True Story of the Women Who Took on the World's Most Powerful Mafia

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The Good Mothers: The True Story of the Women Who Took on the World's Most...

Alex Perry

Biography; True crime; Organised crime

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You are born into it or marry in. Loyalty is absolute, bloodshed revered and you kill or go to your grave before betraying... [more]

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Trump: From A to Z

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Trump: From A to Z

Herve Bourhis

Fiction & Literature; Politics & government; Humour

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Donald Trump has been a godsend for comedians, satirists, the press and his many critics. This book brings together the most... [more]

$12.95

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The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar's Hidden Genocide

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The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar's Hidden Genocide

Azeem Ibrahim

History; Asian history; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Islamic studies; Human rights; Political oppression & persecution

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Ibrahim's searing book documents the slow-motion genocide of the Muslim Rohingyas and exposes the culpability of the Buddhist... [more]

$28.95

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Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities

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Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities

Sarah Legge, Natasha Robinson, Benjamin Scheele, David Lindenmayer, Darren Southwell

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Animal ecology; Fishes (ichthyology); Birds (ornithology); The environment

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Aims to improve the standard of monitoring for Australia's threatened biodiversity. [more]

$69.95

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A World In Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order

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A World In Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order...

Richard Haass

History; Politics & government

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A World in Disarray examines the current world, how we got here, what will happen next, and what it will mean for us all.... [more]

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