224 books (12 pages) in this category

The Elephant, The Tiger, and the Cellphone

India, the Emerging 21st-Century Power

by Shashi Tharoor

Describes the vast changes that have recently transformed this once sleeping giant into a world leader in the realms of science and technology, a nation once poverty-stricken that now boasts a middle class of over 300 million people -- as large ...

ISBN: 9781611452914

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

The Fiction Writer's Handbook

by Nancy Smith

ISBN: 9780749911522

Binding: Paperback

$25.15

The French Revolution

1789-1799

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

ISBN: 9780199244140

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

The Great Australian Spelling Book

by Macquarie Dictionary

The Great Australian Spelling Book is the official companion to The Great Australian Spelling Bee. Written by the Macquarie Dictionary editors, this book is suitable for ages 8 to 13 and provides a comprehensive and fun guide to better spelling,

ISBN: 9781743547311

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

The Handy Religion Answer Book

by John Renard

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 revised ...

ISBN: 9781578593798

Binding: Paperback

$37.99

The Home Security Handbook

Expert Advice for Keeping Safe at Home (And Away)

by Lynne Finch

Do you know what to do if you think someone is in your house? What if an unmarked car is trying to pull you over on a dark and lonely? Author Lynne Finch takes a comprehensive look at ways to improve your family's immediate safety and methods ...

ISBN: 9781628737424

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The I Used to Know That Activity Book

Stuff You Forgot From School

by Caroline Taggart

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 information ...

ISBN: 9781782436614

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

The Indonesian Language

Its History and Role in Modern Society

by James Sneddon

This important book, the first of its kind, is a historical, social, cultural and linguistic study of Indonesian. Indonesia is the fourth most populous nation in the world, and one of the most linguistically complex. Its ethnic groups speak more

ISBN: 9780868405988

Binding: Paperback

$49.95

The Infinite Tortoise

The Curious Thought Experiments of History's Great Thinkers

by Joel Levy

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, great ...

ISBN: 9781782436379

Binding: Hardback

$22.99

The Lamp of Beauty

Writings on Art by John Ruskin

by Joan Evans

ISBN: 9780714833583

Binding: Paperback

$14.95

The No-Nonsense Guide to Conflict and Peace

by Helen Ware

Peaceful alternatives to invasion and force - all explored through real cases where conflicts have been resolved. ...

ISBN: 9781904456421

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The No-Nonsense Guide to International Development

by Maggie Black

An exploration of all aspects of "development" that shows it should be more social than political. ...

ISBN: 9781904456636

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The Oxford Companion to Cheese

by Catherine Donnelly

ISBN: 9780199330881

Binding: Hardback

$78.95

The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

by Daniel Hahn

ISBN: 9780199695140

Binding: Hardback

$76.95

The Oxford Companion to Wine

by Jancis Robinson

ISBN: 9780198705383

Binding: Hardback

$99.95

The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

by Simon Blackburn

ISBN: 9780198735304

Binding: Paperback

$27.95

The Politics of Innovation

Why Some Countries Are Better Than Others at Science and Technology

by Mark Zachary Taylor

ISBN: 9780190464134

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

The Prince and Other Writings

by Niccol Machiavelli

One of the foremost examples of modern philosophy, Niccol Machiavellis The Prince is notorious for the morality it expounds, often summarized by the phrase, The end justifies the means. With The Prince, Machiavellis intent was to provide ...

ISBN: 9781626860612

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Railwayman's Wife

by Edwina Wren

Three people, struggling to come to terms with great loss after the end of the war, search for peace in a small town's library in a heartbreaking novel of love and loss and the healing power of memory and words. In a small town on the land's ...

ISBN: 9781489341914

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

The Railwayman's Wife

by Edwina Wren

Three people, struggling to come to terms with great loss after the end of the war, search for peace in a small town's library in a heartbreaking novel of love and loss and the healing power of memory and words. In a small town on the land's ...

ISBN: 9781489341921

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95