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Science-fiction fan, would-be visionary, failed nerd.

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No Time to Spare: Thinking about What MattersNo Time to Spare: Thinking about What Matters
by Ursula K Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.8110
The Ghost Map: A Street, an Epidemic and the Hidden Power of Urban Networks.The Ghost Map: A Street, an Epidemic and the Hidden Power of Urban Networks.
by Steven Johnson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian MedicineThe Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
by Lindsey Fitzharris (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
True Believer, The (Perennial Classics)True Believer, The (Perennial Classics)
by Eric Hoffer (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.9910
Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters (Canons)Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters (Canons)
by Annie Dillard (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£8.0110
Ten Thousand Miles Without a CloudTen Thousand Miles Without a Cloud
by Sun Shuyun (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£14.9910
The OdysseyThe Odyssey
by Homer Homer, Emily Wilson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.7510
Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on ItNever Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It
by Chris Voss, Tahl Raz (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£7.1910
East West Street: Non-fiction Book of the Year 2017East West Street: Non-fiction Book of the Year 2017
by Philippe Sands (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£7.1910
Where Good Ideas Come From: The Seven Patterns of InnovationWhere Good Ideas Come From: The Seven Patterns of Innovation
by Steven Johnson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Cartography.Cartography.
by Kenneth Field (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£76.1810
Overview: A New Perspective of EarthOverview: A New Perspective of Earth
by Benjamin Grant (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£21.0010
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and ProgressEnlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
by Steven Pinker (Hardcover) |
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The Order of Things: Archaeology of the Human Sciences (Routledge Classics)The Order of Things: Archaeology of the Human Sciences (Routledge Classics)
by Michel Foucault (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.9910
The Daily Lives of Muslims: Islam and Public Confrontation in Contemporary EuropeThe Daily Lives of Muslims: Islam and Public Confrontation in Contemporary Europe
by Nilüfer Göle, Jacqueline Lerescu (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.8210
Burglar's Guide to the City, ABurglar's Guide to the City, A
by Geoff Manaugh (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.6210
The View From Flyover Country: Essays by Sarah KendziorThe View From Flyover Country: Essays by Sarah Kendzior
by Sarah Kendzior (Kindle Edition) |
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The Concept of NatureThe Concept of Nature
by Alfred North Whitehead (Paperback) |
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Extreme OwnershipExtreme Ownership
by Jocko Willink (Hardcover) |
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The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Groundbreaking Scientists and Their Conflicting Visions of the Future of Our PlanetThe Wizard and the Prophet: Two Groundbreaking Scientists and Their Conflicting Visions of the Future of Our Planet
by Charles C. Mann (Paperback) |
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Doing Good Better: Effective Altruism and a Radical New Way to Make a DifferenceDoing Good Better: Effective Altruism and a Radical New Way to Make a Difference
by Dr William MacAskill (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£6.7610
Unseen City: The Majesty of Pigeons, the Discreet Charm of Snails & Other Wonders of the Urban WildernessUnseen City: The Majesty of Pigeons, the Discreet Charm of Snails & Other Wonders of the Urban Wilderness
by Nathanael Johnson (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£19.6910
South from Barbary: Along the Slave Routes of the Libyan SaharaSouth from Barbary: Along the Slave Routes of the Libyan Sahara
by Justin Marozzi (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.9910
Security Mom: My Life Protecting the Home and HomelandSecurity Mom: My Life Protecting the Home and Homeland
by Juliette Kayyem (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£3.6710
Why Did the Policeman Cross the Road?: How to solve problems before they ariseWhy Did the Policeman Cross the Road?: How to solve problems before they arise
by Stevyn Colgan (Hardcover) |
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Quartz and Feldspar: Dartmoor - A British Landscape in Modern TimesQuartz and Feldspar: Dartmoor - A British Landscape in Modern Times
by Matthew Kelly (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.9010
The Disaster Diaries: One Man's Quest to Learn Everything Necessary to Survive the ApocalypseThe Disaster Diaries: One Man's Quest to Learn Everything Necessary to Survive the Apocalypse
by Sam Sheridan (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.6110
Lions, Donkeys And Dinosaurs: Waste and Blundering in the MilitaryLions, Donkeys And Dinosaurs: Waste and Blundering in the Military
by Lewis Page (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.9910
Gravity and Grace (Routledge Classics)Gravity and Grace (Routledge Classics)
by Simone Weil (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.6510
An Introduction to Mineral SciencesAn Introduction to Mineral Sciences
by Andrew Putnis (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£53.9910
Mechanical Engineering for Hackers: A Guide to Designing, Prototyping, and Manufacturing HardwareMechanical Engineering for Hackers: A Guide to Designing, Prototyping, and Manufacturing Hardware
by Will McLeod (Paperback) |
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To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern ScienceTo Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science
by Steven Weinberg (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Combat-Ready KitchenCombat-Ready Kitchen
by Anastacia Marx De Salcedo (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£23.9910
The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of EntitlementThe Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement
by PH D Jean M Twenge PH.D., W Keith Campbell (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.6010
On Combat: The Psychology and Physiology of Deadly Conflict in War and in PeaceOn Combat: The Psychology and Physiology of Deadly Conflict in War and in Peace
by Dave Grossman (Paperback) |
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Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the CrematoriumSmoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematorium
by Caitlin Doughty (Paperback) |
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Setting Up Shop: The Practical Guide to Designing and Building Your Dream ShopSetting Up Shop: The Practical Guide to Designing and Building Your Dream Shop
by Sandor Nagyszalanczy (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.3410
Sappho: A New Translation of the Complete WorksSappho: A New Translation of the Complete Works
by Dr André Lardinois, Diane J. Rayor (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£60.0910
Make: The Annotated Build-It-Yourself Science Laboratory: Build Over 200 Pieces of Science Equipment! (Make: Technology on Your Time)Make: The Annotated Build-It-Yourself Science Laboratory: Build Over 200 Pieces of Science Equipment! (Make: Technology on Your Time)
by Windell Oskay, Raymond Barrett (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£19.9910
In Our ImageIn Our Image
by Stanley Karnow (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£22.5010
Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Wellcome Collection)Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Wellcome Collection)
by Atul Gawande (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£7.1610
H is for HawkH is for Hawk
by Helen Macdonald (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£8.9910
Dataclysm: What Our Online Lives Tell Us About Our Offline SelvesDataclysm: What Our Online Lives Tell Us About Our Offline Selves
by A. Z. (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Them: Adventures with ExtremistsThem: Adventures with Extremists
by Jon Ronson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£3.7210
The Mastery of Time: A History of Timekeeping, from the Sundial to the Wristwatch: Discoveries, Inventions, and Advances in Master WatchmakingThe Mastery of Time: A History of Timekeeping, from the Sundial to the Wristwatch: Discoveries, Inventions, and Advances in Master Watchmaking
by Dominique Fléchon (Hardcover) |
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The World’s HeritageThe World’s Heritage
by UNESCO (Paperback) |
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Ad Infinitum: A Biography of LatinAd Infinitum: A Biography of Latin
by Nicholas Ostler (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.9910
Latin: Story of a World LanguageLatin: Story of a World Language
by Jürgen Leonhardt, Kenneth Kronenberg (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£26.9510
The Sumerian World (Routledge Worlds)The Sumerian World (Routledge Worlds)
by Harriet Crawford (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£195.0010
If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens . . . Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial LifeIf the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens . . . Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life
by Stephen Webb (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£18.9910
Young MoneyYoung Money
by Kevin Roose (Paperback) |
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Cool Tools: A Catalog of PossibilitiesCool Tools: A Catalog of Possibilities
by Kevin Kelly (Paperback) |
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Six Memos for the Next Millennium (Penguin Modern Classics)Six Memos for the Next Millennium (Penguin Modern Classics)
by Italo Calvino, Martin McLaughlin (Paperback) |
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No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA and the Surveillance StateNo Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA and the Surveillance State
by Glenn Greenwald (Hardcover) |
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Machinery's HandbookMachinery's Handbook
by Erik Oberg, Franklin D. Jones (Hardcover) |
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Bright-Sided: How Positive Thinking Is Undermining AmericaBright-Sided: How Positive Thinking Is Undermining America
by Barbara Ehrenreich (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.6110
An Introduction to Geographical Information SystemsAn Introduction to Geographical Information Systems
by Dr Ian Heywood, Ms Sarah Cornelius (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£36.5910
Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las VegasAddiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas
by Natasha Dow Schüll (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£16.6910
Cocoa and Chocolate, Their History from Plantation to Consumer (Classic Reprint)Cocoa and Chocolate, Their History from Plantation to Consumer (Classic Reprint)
by Arthur W. Knapp (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.1610
Hunter Killers: The Dramatic Untold Story of the Royal Navy's Most Secret ServiceHunter Killers: The Dramatic Untold Story of the Royal Navy's Most Secret Service
by Iain Ballantyne (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.9910
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That WayThe Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way
by Amanda Ripley (Hardcover) |
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About LookingAbout Looking
by John Berger (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£8.9910
The Civilizing ProcessThe Civilizing Process
by Norbert Elias (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£24.2910
Unspeakable Acts, Ordinary PeopleUnspeakable Acts, Ordinary People
by Journalist Conroy John (Paperback) |
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Opening Skinner's Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth CenturyOpening Skinner's Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth Century
by Lauren Slater (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Night Falls Fast: Understanding SuicideNight Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide
by Kay Redfield Jamison (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£14.9910
The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual PersuasionThe Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion
by Virginia Postrel (Hardcover) |
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Eleven Minutes LateEleven Minutes Late
by Matthew Engel (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Twilight of the Bombs: Recent Challenges, New Dangers, and the Prospects for a World Without Nuclear Weapons (Vintage)Twilight of the Bombs: Recent Challenges, New Dangers, and the Prospects for a World Without Nuclear Weapons (Vintage)
by Richard Rhodes (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£13.4010
Clock Of The Long Now: Time And Responsi: Time and Responsibility - The Ideas Behind the World's Slowest ComputerClock Of The Long Now: Time And Responsi: Time and Responsibility - The Ideas Behind the World's Slowest Computer
by Stewart Brand (Paperback) |
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Where the Leopard Passes: A Book of African Folk TalesWhere the Leopard Passes: A Book of African Folk Tales
by Geraldine Elliot, Sheila Hawkins (Hardcover) |
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Otaku: Japan’s Database AnimalsOtaku: Japan’s Database Animals
by Hiroki Azuma, Jonathan E. Abel (Paperback) |
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Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of NationalismImagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism
by Benedict Anderson (Paperback) |
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Year Zero: A History of 1945Year Zero: A History of 1945
by Ian Buruma (Hardcover) |
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On Beauty: A History of a Western IdeaOn Beauty: A History of a Western Idea
by Umberto Eco, Alastair McEwen (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£21.0010
Prague, Capital of the Twentieth Century. A Surrealist History.Prague, Capital of the Twentieth Century. A Surrealist History.
by Derek Sayer (Hardcover) |
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From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of AsiaFrom the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia
by Pankaj Mishra (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£6.6910
The Laws of Simplicity (Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life)The Laws of Simplicity (Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life)
by John Maeda (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£15.9910
Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in HistoryArgo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History
by Antonio Mendez, Matt Baglio (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£5.4810
The Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and HopeThe Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope
by Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£4.5810
Phantom ShanghaiPhantom Shanghai
by Willam Gibson, Greg Girard (Paperback) |
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Allergy: The History of a Modern MaladyAllergy: The History of a Modern Malady
by Mark Jackson (Paperback) |
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Orchid Fever (Methuen non-fiction)Orchid Fever (Methuen non-fiction)
by Eric Hansen (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£6.2810
Simple Rules for a Complex WorldSimple Rules for a Complex World
by Richard A. Epstein (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£26.1710
Life's a Pitch: How to Sell Yourself and Your Brilliant IdeasLife's a Pitch: How to Sell Yourself and Your Brilliant Ideas
by Stephen Bayley, Roger Mavity (Paperback) |
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The Image of the City (Harvard-MIT Joint Center for Urban Studies Series)The Image of the City (Harvard-MIT Joint Center for Urban Studies Series)
by Kevin Lynch (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£14.4010
The Art of Unit Testing: with Examples in .NETThe Art of Unit Testing: with Examples in .NET
by Roy Osherove (Paperback) |
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The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York (Urban studies & biography)The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York (Urban studies & biography)
by Robert A. Caro (Paperback) |
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Chance & Design: Reminiscences of Science in Peace and WarChance & Design: Reminiscences of Science in Peace and War
by Alan Hodgkin (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£36.9910
Baensch Aquarium Atlas Vol 2 (Baensch Freshwater)Baensch Aquarium Atlas Vol 2 (Baensch Freshwater)
by Baensch Riehl (Paperback) |
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Aquarium Atlas: v. 1 (Aquarium Atlases)Aquarium Atlas: v. 1 (Aquarium Atlases)
by Ruediger Riehl, Hans A. Baensch (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£30.9410
Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code and the Uncovering of a Lost CivilisationRiddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code and the Uncovering of a Lost Civilisation
by Margalit Fox (Paperback) |
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Vietnam at WarVietnam at War
by Mark Philip Bradley (Paperback) |
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Cartography: Visualization of Spatial DataCartography: Visualization of Spatial Data
by Menno-Jan Kraak, F.J. Ormeling (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£44.6410
The Men Who Mapped the World/the Treasures of CartographyThe Men Who Mapped the World/the Treasures of Cartography
by Beau Riffenburgh (Hardcover) |
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Why Things Break: Understanding the World by the Way It Comes ApartWhy Things Break: Understanding the World by the Way It Comes Apart
by Mark Eberhart (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.9910
The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, RepressionThe Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression
by Stephane Courtois (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£41.9510
Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas (Information)Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas (Information)
by Natasha Dow Schüll (Hardcover) |
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Tuva or Bust!: Richard Feynman's Last JourneyTuva or Bust!: Richard Feynman's Last Journey
by Ralph Leighton (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£15.9910
Colour: Travels Through the PaintboxColour: Travels Through the Paintbox
by Victoria Finlay (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.3410
Jewels: A Secret History: Travels Through the Jewel BoxJewels: A Secret History: Travels Through the Jewel Box
by Victoria Finlay (Hardcover) |
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The Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating-Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and DeathThe Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating-Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
by Dick Teresi (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.6710
Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to ThriveLiars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive
by Bruce Schneier (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£18.9910
The Penguin and the Leviathan: The Triumph of Cooperation Over Self-InterestThe Penguin and the Leviathan: The Triumph of Cooperation Over Self-Interest
by Yochai Benkler (Hardcover) |
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Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed (The Institution for Social and Policy Studies)Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed (The Institution for Social and Policy Studies)
by James Scott (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.9910
The Book of Disquiet (Penguin Modern Classics)The Book of Disquiet (Penguin Modern Classics)
by Fernando Pessoa, Richard Zenith (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.1010
Love and Devotion: From Persia and BeyondLove and Devotion: From Persia and Beyond
by Susan Scollay (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£40.0010
Epic of the Persian Kings: The Art of Ferdowsi's ShahnamehEpic of the Persian Kings: The Art of Ferdowsi's Shahnameh
by Barbara Brend, Charles Melville (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£25.9910
Because I Said So!Because I Said So!
by Ken Jennings (Hardcover) |
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The Classical Tradition (Harvard University Press Reference Library)The Classical Tradition (Harvard University Press Reference Library)
by Anthony Grafton, Glenn W. Most (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£25.9510
Mirage Men: A Journey into Disinformation, Paranoia and UFOs.Mirage Men: A Journey into Disinformation, Paranoia and UFOs.
by Mark Pilkington (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£8.9910
Some RemarksSome Remarks
by Neal Stephenson (Paperback) |
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The Warrior EliteThe Warrior Elite
by Captain (Retd.) Dick Couch (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.3110
Testament Of Youth: An Autobiographical Study of the Years 1900-1925 (Virago classic non-fiction)Testament Of Youth: An Autobiographical Study of the Years 1900-1925 (Virago classic non-fiction)
by Vera Brittain, Shirley Williams (Paperback) |
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The Library in the 21st Century (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published))The Library in the 21st Century (Facet Publications (All Titles as Published))
by Peter Brophy (Hardcover) |
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Sealab: America's Forgotten Quest to Live and Work on the Ocean FloorSealab: America's Forgotten Quest to Live and Work on the Ocean Floor
by Ben Hellwarth (Hardcover) |
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Writer, M.D.: The Best Contemporary Fiction and Nonfiction by DoctorsWriter, M.D.: The Best Contemporary Fiction and Nonfiction by Doctors
by Leah Kaminsky (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.8710
Basic Electronics for Scientists and EngineersBasic Electronics for Scientists and Engineers
by Dennis L. Eggleston (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£35.9910
Fool Me TwiceFool Me Twice
by Shawn Lawrence Otto (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£10.4010
Pause and Effect: An Introduction to the History of Punctuation in the WestPause and Effect: An Introduction to the History of Punctuation in the West
by M.B. Parkes (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£57.4410
Revolutions that Made the EarthRevolutions that Made the Earth
by Tim Lenton, Andrew Watson (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£36.4410
I, Steve: Steve Jobs in His Own WordsI, Steve: Steve Jobs in His Own Words
by George Beahm (Paperback) |
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Lying: A Metaphorical MemoirLying: A Metaphorical Memoir
by Lauren Slater (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.8210
Constant Battles: Why We FightConstant Battles: Why We Fight
by Steven Le Blanc (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£13.9910
Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired By NatureBiomimicry: Innovation Inspired By Nature
by Janine Benyus (Paperback) |
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Democratic Enlightenment: Philosophy, Revolution, and Human Rights 1750-1790Democratic Enlightenment: Philosophy, Revolution, and Human Rights 1750-1790
by Jonathan Israel (Hardcover) |
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Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man 1670-1752Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man 1670-1752
by Jonathan I. Israel (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£41.8410
The Emperor: Downfall of an Autocrat (Penguin Modern Classics)The Emperor: Downfall of an Autocrat (Penguin Modern Classics)
by Ryszard Kapuscinski, Neal Ascherson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£8.9910
Varieties of Scientific ExperienceVarieties of Scientific Experience
by Carl Sagan (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£16.0010
Mountains Beyond Mountains: One doctor's quest to heal the worldMountains Beyond Mountains: One doctor's quest to heal the world
by Tracy Kidder (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.9910
Super CooperatorsSuper Cooperators
by Martin Nowak, Roger Highfield (Hardcover) |
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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic ScienceAn Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
by Edward J Larson (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£15.2710
How to Lie with Statistics (Penguin Business)How to Lie with Statistics (Penguin Business)
by Darrell Huff (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£9.1810
Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of RiskAgainst the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk
by Peter L. Bernstein (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.2310
The Great Sea: A Human History of the MediterraneanThe Great Sea: A Human History of the Mediterranean
by David Abulafia (Hardcover) |
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The Art Of MemoryThe Art Of Memory
by Frances A Yates (Paperback) |
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Out of Revolution: Autobiography of Western ManOut of Revolution: Autobiography of Western Man
by Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy, Harold J. Berman (Paperback) |
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The Art of ElectronicsThe Art of Electronics
by Paul Horowitz, Winfield Hill (Hardcover) |
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The Russian MindThe Russian Mind
by Ronald Hingley (Hardcover) |
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The Church of the East: An Illustrated History of Assyrian ChristianityThe Church of the East: An Illustrated History of Assyrian Christianity
by Christoph Baumer (Hardcover) |
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The Sino-Soviet Split: Cold War in the Communist World (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)The Sino-Soviet Split: Cold War in the Communist World (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)
by Lorenz M. Lüthi (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£27.3410
Constructing the Monolith: The United States, Great Britain, and International Communism, 1945-1950Constructing the Monolith: The United States, Great Britain, and International Communism, 1945-1950
by Marc J Selverstone (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£38.5810
The Philosophical Breakfast ClubThe Philosophical Breakfast Club
by Laura J. Snyder, Plates (Hardcover) |
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Armed Truce: The Beginnings of the Cold War 1945-46Armed Truce: The Beginnings of the Cold War 1945-46
by Hugh Thomas (Paperback) |
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The Graves of Tarim: Genealogy and Mobility Across the Indian Ocean (California World History Library)The Graves of Tarim: Genealogy and Mobility Across the Indian Ocean (California World History Library)
by Engseng Ho (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£21.4510
I Think There's Something Wrong With MeI Think There's Something Wrong With Me
by Nigel Smith (Paperback) |
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Amazon Expeditions: My Quest for the Ice-Age EquatorAmazon Expeditions: My Quest for the Ice-Age Equator
by Paul A. Colinvaux (Hardcover) | Offered by Amazon.
£28.3310
The Hidden Landscape: A Journey into the Geological PastThe Hidden Landscape: A Journey into the Geological Past
by Richard Fortey (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£17.3810
The Agile Samurai: How Agile Masters Deliver Great Software (Pragmatic Programmers)The Agile Samurai: How Agile Masters Deliver Great Software (Pragmatic Programmers)
by Jonathan Rasmusson (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£15.3310
The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and AsiaThe Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia
by Philip Jenkins (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£12.9910
The Early Slavs: Culture and Society in Early Medieval Eastern EuropeThe Early Slavs: Culture and Society in Early Medieval Eastern Europe
by P.M. Barford (Hardcover) |
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Pandora's Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of CivilizationPandora's Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization
by Spencer Wells (Hardcover) |
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The Revolutions of Wisdom: Studies in the Claims and Practice of Ancient Greek Science (Sather Classical Lectures)The Revolutions of Wisdom: Studies in the Claims and Practice of Ancient Greek Science (Sather Classical Lectures)
by G.E.R. Lloyd (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£30.0010
RiskRisk
by John Adams (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£36.9910
On Deep History and the BrainOn Deep History and the Brain
by Daniel Lord Smail (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£15.9910
Stalin and the Bomb: The Soviet Union and Atomic Energy, 1939-1956: Soviet Union and Atomic Energy, 1939-56Stalin and the Bomb: The Soviet Union and Atomic Energy, 1939-1956: Soviet Union and Atomic Energy, 1939-56
by David Holloway (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£34.5010
Mandarins of the Future: Modernization Theory in Cold War America (New Studies in American Intellectual and Cultural History)Mandarins of the Future: Modernization Theory in Cold War America (New Studies in American Intellectual and Cultural History)
by Nils Gilman (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£18.0010
Deviant Globalization: Black Market Economy in the 21st CenturyDeviant Globalization: Black Market Economy in the 21st Century
by Nils Gilman (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£14.4610
Yiddish Civilisation: The Rise and Fall of a Forgotten NationYiddish Civilisation: The Rise and Fall of a Forgotten Nation
by Paul Kriwaczek (Paperback) | Offered by Amazon.
£11.3410
Bricklin on TechnologyBricklin on Technology
by Dan Bricklin (Paperback) |
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What Technology WantsWhat Technology Wants
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