215 books (11 pages) in this category
Travel back in time with the latest instalment in the bestselling <i>Big Ideas </i>series. <BR><i>The History Book </i>charts world history from the dawn of civilisation to the modern culture we live in today. From the origins of homo-sapiens to
How to Become an Australian Firefighter is the ultimate guide to becoming a firefighter in Australia. Covering a range of areas from the different fire services throughout the country, to selection criteria and interview tips, this guide has ...
How to Become an Australian Police Officer is the ultimate guide to becoming a police officer in Australia. Covering a range of areas from the different police agencies throughout the country, to selection criteria and interview tips, this guide
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 Craig Anderton
by Craig Anderton
Word Craft for Fast Times
by Roy Peter Clark
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, ...
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. ...
The definitive step-by-step guide to culinary excellence
by Institut Paul Bocuse
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 Mandy Kirkby
<p>A beautiful gift book celebrating the forgotten language of flowers. </p><p><em>"A flower is not a flower alone; A thousand thoughts invest it"</em></p><p>All over the world, flowers are an integral part of human culture whether it is the ...
by S.K. Cooper
The leaders that are remembered by history both define the world they live in and change that world forever. Whether their leadership is inspirational, innovative, decisive or ultimately destructive, we have a lot to learn from the lives and ...
America and Its Institutions in the Twenty-First Century
by Roger Kimball
by Kindersley Dorling
From Fitzgerald's <i>The Great Gatsby</i> to Shelley's <i>Frankenstein</i>,<i> The Literature Book</i> documents the greatest literature ever written. <BR>Featuring over 100 best-selling books, plays and poetry from all over the world, including
<b><i>" A book that mankind has been hungering for, a book that is-now and forever-a shining beacon of wonder, a titanic tribute to talent unleashed" - Stan Lee.</i></b><BR><BR>Discover the essential facts about Marvel Comics' timeless heroes ...
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