Christmas Special 2016

Picture of Psy-Q: Test Your Psychological Intelligence.

Psy-Q: Test Your Psychological Intelligence.

Ambridge, Ben.

Every aspect of the way we think, feel and behave has been studied by psychologists. Here ...

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Picture of Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Kelly, Nataly and Zetzsche, Jost.

A treasure trove of interesting and entertaining stories which show how translation and in...

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Picture of The Cook's Table.

The Cook's Table.

Alexander, Stephanie.

How we love Stephanie. This is all about sharing food experiences and will lead to many wo...

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Picture of A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

Brown, Andrew.

He argues that modern biographies work by framing life as a struggle against drink, drugs,...

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Picture of Rudyard Kipling.

Rudyard Kipling.

Lycett, Andrew.

A rich and detailed biography of the famous writer, whose imperialist stance has caused co...

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Picture of The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince.

The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince.

Ridley, Jane.

Brilliantly entertaining and rich in every detail, this is an impeccably researched biogra...

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Picture of A Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Christmas.

A Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Christmas.

MacLeod, Mark and Gibbs, May.

The two Gumnut characters are getting ready for Christmas, and there is not much time left...

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Picture of Under a Mackerel Sky.

Under a Mackerel Sky.

Stein, Rick.

His strikingly honest and moving memoir takes us on a journey from childhood, to his world...

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Picture of Uncle Bill: The Authorised Biography of Field Marshal Viscount Slim.

Uncle Bill: The Authorised Biography of Field Marshal Viscount Slim.

Miller, Russell.

The troops affectionately called this modest man ‘Uncle Bill’, a nickname he valued highly...

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Picture of P.O.W.: Australian Prisoners of War in Hitler's Reich.

P.O.W.: Australian Prisoners of War in Hitler's Reich.

Monteath, Peter.

The enlisted men were, for the most part, forced to work in factories, in mines or on the ...

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Picture of Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook.

Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook.

Oliver, Jamie.

You’ve got to hand it to Jamie, really that boy can do everything. This will probably beco...

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Picture of Best Australian Political Cartoons 2016.

Best Australian Political Cartoons 2016.

Radcliffe, Russ.

Here is the year in politics (and what a year it was) as observed by Australia’s funniest ...

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Picture of Britten's Century: Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten.

Britten's Century: Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten.

Bostridge, Mark (ed.).

Many contributors cover a range of subject matters, such as his operatic output, his orche...

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Picture of A Brief History of Encyclopaedias: From Pliny to Wikipedia.

A Brief History of Encyclopaedias: From Pliny to Wikipedia.

Brown, Andrew.

Encyclopaedias are books for everybody and nobody. They pride themselves on being up to da...

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Picture of Sex Lives of the Kings and Queens of England.

Sex Lives of the Kings and Queens of England.

Cawthorne, Nigel.

Monarchs have always had more sexual opportunities than most. Here are all the goings on o...

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Picture of Modern Nonya.

Modern Nonya.

Tan, Sylvia.

Believed to date back 500 years, Nonya food may be called the first fusion cuisine. Influe...

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Picture of Make 'em Laugh, Make 'em Laugh: An Incomplete History and an Inadequate Analysis of Humour.

Make 'em Laugh, Make 'em Laugh: An Incomplete History and an Inadequate Analysis of Humour.

Coy, Rick.

A fantastic analysis of what makes us laugh, it looks at humour between the sexes, across ...

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Picture of The History of England: Volume II: Tudors.

The History of England: Volume II: Tudors.

Ackroyd, Peter.

He recounts the transformation of England from a settled Catholic country to a Protestant ...

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Picture of The Twelve Caesars: The Dramatic Lives of the Emperors of Rome.

The Twelve Caesars: The Dramatic Lives of the Emperors of Rome.

Dennison, Matthew.

One of them was a military genius. One murdered his mother and fiddled while Rome burned, ...

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Picture of The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe.

The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe.

Kertzer, David I.

They both came to power in 1922. One was scholarly and devout, the other thuggish and prof...

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Picture of The Quack Doctor: Historical Remedies for All Your Ills.

The Quack Doctor: Historical Remedies for All Your Ills.

Rance, Caroline.

The story of quack medicines and their advertising is ‘..bawdy, gruesome, funny and someti...

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Picture of The Great Pyramid: Ancient Egypt Revisited.

The Great Pyramid: Ancient Egypt Revisited.

Romer, John.

A refreshing and distinctive approach which describes exactly how the Great Pyramid was de...

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Picture of Israel: A History.

Israel: A History.

Shapira, Anita.

Written by a well-known Israeli scholar, and translated from the original Hebrew, it is an...

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Picture of The Right Way to Play Chess.

The Right Way to Play Chess.

Pritchard, David and James, Richard.

It was first published in 1950 and has taught generations of beginners. This revised editi...

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