184 books (10 pages) in this category
Stories and Essays
by Sylvia Lawson
With a keen critical eye and sharp insight Sylvia Lawson moves the essays and stories in this collection through settings in and out of Australia — across Paris, West Papua, Britain, Indonesia — listening to the distinctive local voices from our
by Mortimer J. Adler
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Word Craft for Fast Times
by Roy Peter Clark
by Amanda-Jane Doran
by Caroline Taggart
<DIV>A<I> Sunday Times </I>top-ten title in 2008 and a bestseller ever since, <I>I Used to Know That</I> has continued to delight readers with its pages of forgotten facts from our school days. Now available in paperback, ...
by Chris Waring
<DIV><DIV><DIV><DIV><P>If memories of learning algebra bring you out in a cold sweat and thoughts of quadratic equations cause you feelings of fear and dread, <B>I Used to Know That: Maths </B>can help. A light-hearted and informative reminder ...
How to Be Your Own Private Investigator
by Daniel Ribacoff,Dina Santorelli
Have you ever wanted to be your own private eye? Have you ever wanted to track down long-lost relatives or people who’ve scammed you? Have you ever wanted to know if your kids really are where they say they are? Or if your significant other is ...
Leonardo: the Artist, the Genius, the Legend
by Justin Smith
• Concise, expertly curated content on today’s most intriguing topics. • Bold, full-colour pages, including sidebars, callouts, top 10 lists, timelines, infographics and maps. • Provocative, dynamic content. ...
by Bodleian Library
Ally or Enemy? Persian Empire, Pariah State, Nuclear Partner
by Lightning Guides
"Iran: America's Enemy, America's Ally explores the long and complicated history between Iran and the United States, starting with the Pahlavi Shahs and exploring the cultural, economic, and religious contexts for Iran's geopolitical power. ...
A Book About Fonts
by Simon Garfield
'A quirky and informative study of fonts' Anthony Horowitz, Sunday Telegraph ...
by Kindersley Dorling
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A Little Learning for All the Family
by Jonathan Green
Relive your schooldays and swot up on the topics kids are learning with this enjoyable, easy-reading revision guide for adults ...
by Kim Brophey
<DIV><P>Every dog owner knows that having a canine companion is one of the most fulfilling experiences a human can have. They also know that when a dog is having behaviour problems, it can be stressful, frustrating, and even heartbreaking. Enter
by Men's Health Editors
Based on the wildly popular monthly feature, Uncommon Knowledge, in <i>Men's Health</i> magazine, this book is the ultimate reference guide for the man who wants to know how to do everything better. It's a treasure trove of tips, advice, ...
by Jason MacLeod
West Papua is a secret story. On the western half of the island of New Guinea, hidden from the world, in a place occupied by the Indonesian military since 1963, continues a remarkable nonviolent struggle for national liberation. In ...
by Keri Smith
In <i>Mess</i>, Keri Smith, creator of <i>Wreck This Journal</i>, asks readers to explore what it feels like to throw themselves off balance -- on purpose. Smith dares readers to drop some kind of coloured liquid (ink, tea, coffee) onto a page
by Stanley Newman
With more than 1,300,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many words as any other crossword dictionary. Meticulously compiled by two crossword professionals with a combined fifty years in the field and based on a massive analysis
by Paul Hutchcroft