Pleasure Bound Selections 22

Picture of Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers.

Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers.

Aczel, Amir D.

He takes us on an Indiana Jones-like adventure, scouring dusty books, interviewing self- p...

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Picture of Burning Issues: Sustainability and Management of Australia's Southern Forests.

Burning Issues: Sustainability and Management of Australia's Southern Forests.

Adams, Mark and Attiwill, Peter.

Southern Australia is one of the three most fire-prone areas on earth. Following the tragi...

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Picture of Social Mix and the City: Challenging the Mixed Communities Consensus in Housing and Urban Planning Policies.

Social Mix and the City: Challenging the Mixed Communities Consensus in Housing and Urban Planning Policies.

Arthurson, Kathy.

It has been established that concentrating disadvantaged people together compounds their d...

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Picture of Seriously Funny and Other Oxymorons.

Seriously Funny and Other Oxymorons.

Brett, Simon.

As we all know, the oxymoron is one of the great beauties of the English language. It has ...

$24.99 $9.95

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Picture of Gallipoli, the Turkish Defence.

Gallipoli, the Turkish Defence.

Broadbent, Harvey.

The orthodox view of the Gallipoli campaign blames British bungling, and hurried, slapdash...

$89.99 $24.95

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Picture of Walking London: The Best of the City.

Walking London: The Best of the City.

Calian, Sara.

Provides streamlined plans for seeing parts of the city in a day, a weekend, for fun and w...

$24.95 $12.95

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Picture of Political Speeches.

Political Speeches.

Cicero, Marcus Tullius.

Cicero (106-43 BC) was the greatest orator of the ancient world. This collection of his sp...

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Picture of Big Data: How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our Lives.

Big Data: How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our Lives.

Clegg, Brian.

Takes a detailed look at this modern phenomenum, finding out how big data enables Netflix ...

$21.95 $9.95

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Picture of The Sun and the Moon and the Rolling Stones.

The Sun and the Moon and the Rolling Stones.

Cohen, Rich.

This panoramic, stylish, narrative history covers the drugs and the girlfriends and the ro...

$29.95 $12.95

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Picture of Haig: Master of the Field.

Haig: Master of the Field.

Davidson, John and Davidson, Tavish.

A distinguished soldier who had served in South Africa, the author was selected to be Haig...

$59.99 $19.95

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Picture of Victoria's Day.

Victoria's Day.

De Fatima Campos, Maria.

Victoria is a little four year old girl with Down’s Syndrome. Colourful photographs and a ...

$16.99 $5.95

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Picture of Australian Palms: Biogeography, Ecology and Systematics.

Australian Palms: Biogeography, Ecology and Systematics.

Dowe, John Leslie.

Covers the botanical history, biogeography, phylogeny, ecology and conservation of the 60 ...

$140.00 $19.95

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Picture of Fear.

Fear.

Fiennes, Ranulph.

The world's greatest explorer delves into his own experiences and those of others to try t...

$29.95 $9.95

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Picture of A Bush Capital Year: A Natural History of the Canberra Region.

A Bush Capital Year: A Natural History of the Canberra Region.

Fraser, Ian and Marsack, Peter.

A simply beautiful book which introduces the fauna, flora, habitats, and reserves of the A...

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Picture of Fell's Official Know-It-All Guide: Advanced Magic: Your Absolute, Quintessential, All You Wanted to Know, Complete Guide.

Fell's Official Know-It-All Guide: Advanced Magic: Your Absolute, Quintessential, All You Wanted to Know, Complete Guide.

Gibson, Walter.

You too can learn famous magic tricks, ranging from simple sleight of hand to advanced ill...

$24.95 $9.95

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Picture of Richard Hammond's Caravans: The Essential Love 'Em or Hate 'Em Guide.

Richard Hammond's Caravans: The Essential Love 'Em or Hate 'Em Guide.

Hammond, Richard.

An amusing look at the caravan for an owner, prospective owner, or indeed anyone with even...

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Picture of The Art of Silence.

The Art of Silence.

Hatch, Amber.

Explores three ways to harness the power of silence and bring more of it into our lives. I...

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Picture of A Portrait of an Idiot as a Young Man: Part Memoir, Part Explanation as to Why Men Are So Rubbish.

A Portrait of an Idiot as a Young Man: Part Memoir, Part Explanation as to Why Men Are So Rubbish.

Holmes, Jon.

It's a story of how boys grow up to become (stupid) men, of sexual misadventure, of being ...

$29.99 $9.95

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Picture of A Wild Life.

A Wild Life.

Hughes-Games, Martin.

During a career spanning more than three decades behind the camera, the author has capture...

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Picture of Oxford Wild Reads: Spiders.

Oxford Wild Reads: Spiders.

Impey, Rose.

Spiders come in all shapes and sizes - some as big as a dinner plate! Aimed at the young c...

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Picture of The Secret Club that Runs the World: Inside the Fraternity of Commodity Traders.

The Secret Club that Runs the World: Inside the Fraternity of Commodity Traders.

Kelly, Kate.

A small clique of bankers and corporations wield such power that they can force up the pri...

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Picture of Things That Are: Encounters with Plants, Stars and Animals.

Things That Are: Encounters with Plants, Stars and Animals.

Leach, Amy.

A book about the universe which begins with a swimming salmon and ends with the starry sky...

$27.95 $12.95

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Picture of Explosion: The Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

Explosion: The Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

Matthews, John P.C.

In late October and early November of 1956 the world’s attention was riveted on the uprisi...

$69.95 $19.95

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Picture of Early Auden.

Early Auden.

Mendelson, Edward.

An acclaimed critical study of Auden’s writing and an interpretation of his work up to 193...

$52.50 $14.95

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