210 books (11 pages) in this category
An illustrated history of fantastical fiction, fanciful film and other victorian visions
by Brian J Robb
by P. D. James
by Amanda French
The Essential Guide to Good English
by Joseph Piercy
<DIV>Everything you need to know about the 25 essential rules for English grammar! English grammer is often said to be over-complicated and difficult to get to grips with but the truth is that, while there are certain rules that should be ...
by Barry Stone
A Western movie enthusiast's personal top 50 including many well-known and many less known pictures. ...
by Ruth Colman
Now in one handy volume: the bestselling <i>The Briefest English Grammar Ever!</i> and <i>The Briefest Punctuation Guide Ever!</i> Covering the basics of English grammar and punctuation, this friendly guide is perfect for students at all levels.
by Central Intelligence Agency
Tired of locking yourself out? Learn to pick your own front door lock with the secrets used by the field operatives of the CIA. ...
by Iain McLean
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 ...
by Nancy Smith
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
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,
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, ...
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> ...