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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals About Our Future

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals...

Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt

History: theory & methods; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics

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Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion,... [more]

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The Happiness Paradox: How Our Pursuit of Control, Ownership, and Independence is Robbing Us of Joy

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The Happiness Paradox: How Our Pursuit of Control, Ownership, and Independence...

Richard Eyre

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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New York Times #1 Bestselling author Richard Eyre contends that the three things today's society desires the most, control,... [more]

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Anger Management for Everyone: Ten Proven Strategies to Help You Control Anger and Live a Happier Life

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Anger Management for Everyone: Ten Proven Strategies to Help You Control...

Raymond Chip Tafrate, Howard Kassinove, Matthew McKay

Psychology; Popular psychology

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Written by two clinical psychologists with decades of experience in treating anger, this long-awaited, fully revised and updated... [more]

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Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain

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Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain

Fintan O'Toole

History; EU & European institutions

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A book about the delusions of Brexit, the threat it poses to economic prosperity, peace in Ireland and the tradition of British... [more]

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Exterminate All The Brutes

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Exterminate All The Brutes

Sven Lindqvist

History; European history; African history; Social & cultural history; Colonialism & imperialism; Social discrimination

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Taking his title from Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, Sven Lindqvist traces Europe's dark history in Africa in the form... [more]

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A Revolution of Feeling: The Decade that Forged the Modern Mind

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A Revolution of Feeling: The Decade that Forged the Modern Mind

Rachel Hewitt

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; History of ideas

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In the 1790s, Britain underwent what the politician Edmund Burke called 'the most important of all revolutions ... a revolution... [more]

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Bolder: Making the Most of Our Longer Lives

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Bolder: Making the Most of Our Longer Lives

Carl Honore

Society & Social Sciences; Psychology of ageing; Popular psychology

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Bestselling author of In Praise of Slow investigates one of the last taboos - ageing - and the 'age inappropriate' revolution... [more]

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives...

Nick Duerden

Community & outreach services; Social issues & processes; Psychology; Popular psychology

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'The practical advice in this book is gold dust not only for lonely people, but for those who long to help them.' - Joanna... [more]

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Empire of the Seas: How the Navy Forged the Modern World

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Empire of the Seas: How the Navy Forged the Modern World

Brian Lavery

History; British & Irish history; Maritime history; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

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Following the progress of the Royal Navy from the defeat of the Spanish Armada to the First World War, Brian Lavery reveals... [more]

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Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff

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Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff

Edward J. Balleisen

History; Crime & criminology; Business innovation; Business ethics; Entrepreneurship

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In America, fraud has always been a key feature of business, and the national worship of entrepreneurial freedom complicates... [more]

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The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner

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The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner

Daniel Ellsberg

History; History of the Americas; Military history; Central government policies; Defence strategy, planning & research; Nuclear weapons

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Shortlisted for the 2018 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction... [more]

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The Day After the Revolution

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The Day After the Revolution

Slavoj Zizek

European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Russian Revolution; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership

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One hundred years after the Russian Revolution, Zizek shows why Lenin's thought is still important today [more]

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Before and After Loss: A Neurologist's Perspective on Loss, Grief, and Our Brain

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Before and After Loss: A Neurologist's Perspective on Loss, Grief, and Our...

Lisa M. Shulman

Psychology; Psychology: emotions; Coping with death & bereavement

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Combining the science of emotional trauma with concrete psychological techniques- including dream interpretation, journaling,... [more]

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Taming The Black Dog Revised Edition

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Taming The Black Dog Revised Edition

Bev Aisbett

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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The fully revised, expanded and updated edition of Bev Aisbett's bestselling guide to overcoming depression, Taming the Black... [more]

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Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

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Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

Michael Wolff

History; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Political leaders & leadership; Geopolitics

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The New York Times and Sunday Times number one book that exposed the chaos of Donald Trump's White House to the world, now... [more]

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Japanese Legends and Folklore

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Japanese Legends and Folklore

A.B. Mitford, Michael Dylan Foster

Anthologies (non-poetry); Asian history; Religion & beliefs; Sociology: customs & traditions

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Japanese Legends and Folklore invites English speakers into the intriguing world of Japanese folktales, ghost stories and... [more]

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Candidates Disease: The Minor Party Epidemic That Almost Saved Our Democracy

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Candidates Disease: The Minor Party Epidemic That Almost Saved Our Democracy...

Peter Breen

Regional studies; History; Politics & government

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A serial candidate for election to state and federal parliaments for nearly 50 years, Peter Breen looks back on a political... [more]

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The Unexpected Joy of Being Single

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The Unexpected Joy of Being Single

Catherine Gray

Psychology; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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The highly anticipated follow-up to The Sunday Times bestseller The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober. [more]

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Calm the F**k Down

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Calm the F**k Down

Sarah Knight

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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The latest no-f**ks-given guide from New York Times bestselling author of the international sensation The Life-Changing Magic... [more]

$29.99

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The Happiness Plan

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The Happiness Plan

Elise Bialylew

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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What if you could train your brain to experience greater happiness, focus, and emotional balance in daily life? What if it... [more]

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The Third Reich: All You Need To Know

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The Third Reich: All You Need To Know

Caroline Sharples

History; European history; The Holocaust; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism

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Caroline Sharples's compelling account of how Hitler used the democratic process to seize power in Germany and create a violent... [more]

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Data Visualization: A Practical Introduction

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Data Visualization: A Practical Introduction

Kieran Healy

Sociology; Social research & statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical & statistical software; Data capture & analysis; Data mining

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An accessible primer on how to create effective graphics from data This book provides students and researchers a hands-on... [more]

$76.00

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Educacion

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Educacion

Tara Westover

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Gender studies: women; Economics; Languages & ESL

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Westover ha escrito una historia extraordinaria--su propia historia--una formidable epopeya, desgarradora e inspiradora, sobre... [more]

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Liberalism: The Basics

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Liberalism: The Basics

John Charvet (London School of Economics, UK)

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

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Liberalism: The Basics is an engaging and accessible introduction to liberalism. The author provides a comprehensive overview... [more]

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Every Monday Matters: How to Kick Your Week off with Passion, Purpose, and Positivity

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Every Monday Matters: How to Kick Your Week off with Passion, Purpose, and...

Matthew Emerzian

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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You Matter. And so does each day you spend here on earth. [more]

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