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Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II

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Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World...

Liza Mundy

History; History of the Americas; History: specific events & topics; Second World War; Gender studies: women; Espionage & secret services

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Documents the contributions of more than ten thousand American women who served as codebreakers during World War II, detailing... [more]

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Lonely Courage: The true story of the SOE heroines who fought to free Nazi-occupied France

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Lonely Courage: The true story of the SOE heroines who fought to free Nazi-occupied...

Rick Stroud

History; European history; Second World War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

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A unique, moving narrative of the women who volunteered to be trained by SOE and dropped into Nazi-held France to support... [more]

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The Etruscans: 9th-2nd Centuries BC

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The Etruscans: 9th-2nd Centuries BC

Raffaele D'Amato, Andrea Salimbeti

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Warfare & defence

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Ancient Rome had deep roots in the 'Villanovan' culture that we call today the Etruscans. Their long-lived civilization can... [more]

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Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East

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Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle...

David D. Kirkpatrick

History; Sociology & anthropology; International relations

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A poignant, deeply human portrait of Egypt during the Arab Spring, told through the lives of individuals 'This will be... [more]

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Rage Becomes Her: The Power of Women's Anger

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Rage Becomes Her: The Power of Women's Anger

Soraya Chemaly

Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Gender studies: women

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

Rachel Love Nuwer

Animals & society; Criminal investigation & detection; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Hunting or shooting animals & game

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An intrepid investigation of the criminal world of wildlife trafficking - the poachers, the traders, and the customers - and... [more]

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The Science of Sin: Why We Do The Things We Know We Shouldn't

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The Science of Sin: Why We Do The Things We Know We Shouldn't

Jack Lewis

Psychology; Psychology: emotions; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

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Uses the latest findings from neuroscience to explain the perplexing human tendency to do things that one knows one should... [more]

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Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word means to them

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Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word...

Scarlett Curtis

Feminism & feminist theory; Children's & Educational; People & places (Children's&YA)

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A collection of writing from extraordinary women, from Hollywood actresses to teenage activists, each telling the story of... [more]

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Handbook for a Positive Revolution: The Five Success Principles for Personal and Global Change

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Handbook for a Positive Revolution: The Five Success Principles for Personal...

Edward de Bono

Psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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Anyone can join the positive revolution. The positive revolution also has energy and direction, but its opponents are entrenched... [more]

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The Land of Dreams: How Australians Won Their Freedom, 1788-1860

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The Land of Dreams: How Australians Won Their Freedom, 1788-1860

David Kemp

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies; Political structures: democracy

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Tells the story of how Australians became a free people, gaining the liberties they desired to take control of their own lives,... [more]

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The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity

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The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity

Kwame Anthony Appiah

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Society & Social Sciences

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From the bestselling author of Cosmopolitanism comes this revealing exploration of how the collective identities that shape... [more]

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

Matthew Lesh

History; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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Australia has a new political, cultural, and economic elite. The class divides of yesteryear have been replaced new divisions... [more]

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The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves

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The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves

Eric R. Kandel

Psychology; Popular science; Neurosciences; Popular psychology

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A fascinating new popular science book by a Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist that explains how disordering of the brain... [more]

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered...

Mark Andersen, Ralph Heibutzki

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political ideologies

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An impassioned history of the final, turbulent years of The Clash under the dark shadow of Reagan and Thatcher. [more]

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire

Alev Scott

Regional & national history; Religion & politics; Geopolitics; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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A journey across the former Ottoman Empire reveals the legacy of its influence on people from the Balkans to the Levant, and... [more]

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Women who Changed the World: The most remarkable women of the last 100 years

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Women who Changed the World: The most remarkable women of the last 100 years...

Biography; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Feminism & feminist theory

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Within art and literature, politics and science - and many more fields - discover some of the most remarkable achievements... [more]

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The Death of Truth

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The Death of Truth

Michiko Kakutani

Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Politics & government

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From a Pulitzer Prize-winning critic comes an impassioned critique of the... [more]

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Make The Liberal Party Great Again

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Make The Liberal Party Great Again

John Ruddick

History; Comparative politics

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`John Ruddick is performing a signal service in informing the public of the opportunities possible in the democratisation... [more]

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Take Back Australia: Saving our country, our culture, our civilisation

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Take Back Australia: Saving our country, our culture, our civilisation

Mark Latham

History; International relations

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Take Back Australia is a thoughtfully curated collection of Mark Latham's previously published articles about the ideals that... [more]

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The Mental Load: A Feminist Comic

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The Mental Load: A Feminist Comic

Emma Clit

Fiction & Literature; Social issues & processes; Gender studies: women

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A scorching collection of cartoons that is incisive, funny and fiercely... [more]

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The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History

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The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub...

Josh Dean

History; European history; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; Espionage & secret services

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A riveting, true-life tale of military history, engineering genius, and high-stakes spy-craft set during the height of the... [more]

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Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men: How to Free Yourself from the Grip of Anger and Get More Out of Life (Revised)

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Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men: How to Free Yourself from the Grip of Anger...

Thomas Harbin

Psychology; Health & Self-Help

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A revised and updated edition of the popular self-help book for men that addresses contemporary issues and how they impact... [more]

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Forgotten Women: The Artists

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Forgotten Women: The Artists

Zing Tsjeng

History of Art & Design Styles; Biography; Gender studies: women

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The 48 talented and influential female artists that history should never have forgotten. [more]

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Why Learn History (When It's Already on Your Phone)

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Why Learn History (When It's Already on Your Phone)

Sam Wineburg

Historiography; Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: History

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Wineburg has become the go-to guy for helping people, both teachers and administrators, think about how to teach kids history.... [more]

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Cuarta Espada

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Cuarta Espada

Santiago Roncagliolo

Regional studies; History of the Americas; Marxism & Communism; Languages & ESL

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La cuarta espada es una... [more]

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