September 2017

Picture of Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe.

Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe.

Ferguson, Kitty.

Einstein said that the most incredible thing about our universe is that it is comprehensib...

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Picture of The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World.

The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World.

Armstrong, Alexander and Osman, Richard.

If you like the programme Pointless and have a fondness for Alexander Armstrong and Richar...

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Picture of The Art of Ancient Greece.

The Art of Ancient Greece.

Albersmeier, Sabine.

This splendid collection was amassed by an American businessman, and resides in the Walter...

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Picture of F*** My Life: And You Thought You'd Had a Bad Day…

F*** My Life: And You Thought You'd Had a Bad Day…

Valette, Maxime et al.

We have all had frustrations, devastating disappointments and make faux pas

that lea...

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Picture of The Fundamentals of Drawing Still Life: A Practical Course for Artists.

The Fundamentals of Drawing Still Life: A Practical Course for Artists.

Barber, Barrington, (Ar.

Both budding and experienced artists will find clear, comprehensive instructions to help t...

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Picture of Gaudi: Builder of Visions.

Gaudi: Builder of Visions.

Thiebaut, Philippe.

Expertly chosen illustrations accompany this exploration of Gaudi’s work. Discuses the arc...

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Picture of Chinese Folk Arts.

Chinese Folk Arts.

Jin, Zhilin.

Folk art is created by millions – it is the art of the labourer, and the amateur. It is us...

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Picture of Brunel: The Man Who Built the World.

Brunel: The Man Who Built the World.

Brindle, Steven.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel is the most famous engineer in history, the Victorian Age's answer...

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Picture of Isaac Newton: Brief Lives.

Isaac Newton: Brief Lives.

Ackroyd, Peter.

Ackroyd is brilliant at telling the story of this English genius ‘…he has a fine eye for t...

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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 Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Gade, Anna M.

Islam has undergone widespread religious revitalization in Indonesia. Engagement with The ...

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Picture of Wilkie Collins.

Wilkie Collins.

Ackroyd, Peter.

A short biography which charts the life and career of the author of what is often called t...

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Picture of His Finest Hour.

His Finest Hour.

Catherwood, Christopher.

Winston Churchill was an iconic figure in British history. His lasting claim to fame is ba...

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Picture of Letters to Huldah.

Letters to Huldah.

Hellyer, Jill.

Huldah Turner was Jill Hellyer's English teacher at North Sydney Girls' High School and it...

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Picture of Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Boehling, Rebecca L. and Larkey, Uta.

A family's recently discovered correspondence provides the inspiration for this fascinatin...

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Picture of Stories I Only Tell My Friends: An Autobiography.

Stories I Only Tell My Friends: An Autobiography.

Lowe, Rob.

His funny and moving memoir takes us through his experiences as a child actor in Ohio, the...

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Picture of Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years.

Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years.

Palin, Michael.

He began these diaries when he was newly married and struggling to make a name for himself...

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Picture of Edith Cavell.

Edith Cavell.

Souhami, Diana.

She was a vicar’s daughter, brought up in a small Norfolk village. She became a nurse, and...

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Picture of My Salinger Year.

My Salinger Year.

Rakoff, Joanna.

At 23 she had left university with dreams of becoming a poet, and moved to New York. She t...

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Picture of Genomics and Bioinformatics: An Introduction to Programming Tools for Life Scientists.

Genomics and Bioinformatics: An Introduction to Programming Tools for Life Scientists.

Samuelsson, Tore.

Designed for biologists without previous programming experience, this textbook provides a ...

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Picture of Stitch at Home.

Stitch at Home.

Shaw, Mandy.

Those crafters who like to embroider, applique, patchwork and quilt will find great ideas ...

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Picture of Love Among the Ruins: A Memoir of Life and Love in Hamburg, 1945.

Love Among the Ruins: A Memoir of Life and Love in Hamburg, 1945.

Smith, Harry Leslie.

Afer WWII ended, Yorkshire boy Harry was stationed in occupied Hamburg. It was a city redu...

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Picture of Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.

Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.

von Bremzen, Anya.

A tragicomic memoir that I could not put down. She was born in a Moscow apartment where 18...

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Picture of Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Blot, Jean-Yves.

The expert colour photos and illustrations are fascinating, showing ancient Greek statues,...

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