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Picture of The Penguin History of Modern China: The Fall and Rise of a Great Power, 1850 to the Present.

The Penguin History of Modern China: The Fall and Rise of a Great Power, 1850 to the Present.

Fenby, Jonathan.

In the second half of the 19th century China was thought of as 'the sick man of Asia'. In ...

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GCHQ Puzzle Book II.

These puzzles from the brilliant minds of those at Government Communications Headquarters ...

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The View From Connor's Hill: A Memoir.

Heard, Barry.

He celebrates the bush and the lost world of country and suburban life in Australia of the...

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Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors.

Parker, Matt.

Today’s world is built on mathematics: computer programming, finance, engineering ...so se...

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The Long '68: Radical Protest and Its Enemies.

Vinen, Richard.

He has attempted to reconstruct the world that came and went in the late ‘60s and early ‘7...

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Growing Up African in Australia.

Clarke, Maxine Beneba (ed.).

Brings together voices from Africa and the African diaspora, including the Caribbean and t...

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How We Got To Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World.

Johnson, Steven.

The innovations in this book belong to everyday life, not science fiction. Each has set in...

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Walking: One Step at a Time.

Kagge, Erling.

Walking on two legs laid the foundation for everything we have become today. This celebrat...

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Limelight January/February 2019.

Litson, Jo (ed.).

Offers fabulous coverage of the 2018 artists of the year – everyone’s favourites from home...

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Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?

Losos, Jonathan B.

The subject of evolutionary biology is a serious scientific one, but this is told in a lig...

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Has the West Lost It? A Provocation.

Mahbubani, Kishore.

It is not comfortable reading, and it is not meant to be. The author is a persistent criti...

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A Sporting Chance: Australian Sporting Scandals and the Path to Redemption.

O'Reily, Titus.

Here are stories of racing, Rugby League, the sandpaper-loving Australian Cricket team, Sh...

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life.

Quetting, Michael.

The author is a laboratory director at an Institute for Ornithology. He is also an ultrali...

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The Social Leap: How and Why Humans Connect.

Von Hippel, William.

The author is a prominent psychologist, and here he blends anthropology, biology, history,...

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