171 books (9 pages) in this category
by Peter McPhee
This book provides a succinct yet up-to-date and challenging approach to the French Revolution of 1789-1799 and its consequences. Peter McPhee provides an accessible and reliable overview and one which deliberately introduces students to central
by Macquarie Dictionary
<b><i>The Great Australian Spelling Book</i> </b>is the official companion to <i>The Great Australian Spelling Bee</i>. Written by the Macquarie Dictionary editors, this book is suitable for ages 8 to 13 and provides a comprehensive and fun ...
by John Renard
<p>Providing detailed descriptions of the beliefs, rituals, history, and organisation of the world's eight major religious traditions, including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Confucianism, Taoism, and Shinto, this fully ...
Stuff You Forgot From School
by Caroline Taggart
<DIV>Dust off those cerebral filing cabinets and remind yourself of all those facts you really should know! From pi and Pythagoras to presidents and popes, prime ministers to prime numbers, literature to litmus texts, there is so much ...
The Curious Thought Experiments of History's Great Thinkers
by Joel Levy
<DIV><P>A clear, concise and fascinating guide to philosophical thought experiments and how they've shaped our understanding of the world. From Plato's Cave to Descartes' Demon, and from Zeno's paradoxes to Hibert's Hotel, ...
Everything Interior Designers Need to Know Every Day
by Chris Grimley
<i>The Interior Design Reference & Specification Book</i> collects the information essential to planning and executing interior projects of all shapes and sizes, and distills it in a format that is as easy to use as it is to carry. ...
Wit, Wisdom and Timeless Advice
by Media Lab Books,the Official John Wayne Magazine, Editors of
John Wayne was more than a movie star. He was a symbol for everything good and decent about America, inspiring everyday people to reach just a little bit more and try a little bit harder. During his 72 years and more than 150 movies, John ...
Writings on Art by John Ruskin
by Joan Evans
by Maggie Black
<div>An exploration of all aspects of "development" that shows it should be more social than political.</div> ...
by Catherine Donnelly
by Daniel Hahn
by Jancis Robinson
by Simon Blackburn
Why Some Countries Are Better Than Others at Science and Technology
by Mark Zachary Taylor
A Book-Lovers' Journey Through Curiosities of History
by Oliver Tearle
<DIV>An alternative history of Western civilization told through its most emblematic invention, the book. As well as taking in the well-known titles that have helped shape the world in which we live, <I>The Secret Library </I>brings to
by Seth Godin
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An A-Z of Books to Keep Kids Happy, Healthy and Wise
by Susan Elderkin
A literary first aid kit of book recommendations for children of all ages from the authors of <i>The Novel Cure</i>. ...
How an Obscure Dialect Became the World's Most-Spoken Language
by Joseph Piercy
<DIV>Follow the extraordinary journey of the most widely spoken language in the world, discover its many influences and learn about how it has evolved. From the Anglo-Saxons in the fifth century to the Normans in the eleventh, and on to ...
by Sarah Bartlett
by Max Bainbridge
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