1088 books (55 pages) in this category

Carpe Diem Regained: The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day

by Roman Krznaric

<b>Existentialism</b><b> is back</b><br><b><br></b>Carpe diem - 'seize the day' - is one of the oldest pieces of life advice in Western history. But its true spirit has been hijacked by ad men and self-help gurus, reduced to the instant hit of ...

ISBN: 9781783524938

Binding: Paperback



by Alexis Wright

Carpentaria is Alexis Wright's second novel, an epic set in the Gulf country of north-western Queensland. The novel's portrait of life in the precariously settled coastal town of Desperance centres on the powerful Phantom family, leader of the ...

ISBN: 9781742015934

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

Carrington's Letters: Her Art, Her Loves, Her Friendships

by Dora Carrington

<i>'Your letters are a great pleasure. I lap them down with breakfast and they do me more good than tonics, blood capsules or iron jelloids' </i>Lytton Strachey<i></i><br><br>Dora Carrington was considered an outsider to Bloomsbury, but she ...

ISBN: 9780701187583

Binding: Hardback


Case Against Fragrance The

by Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville had always associated perfume with elegance and beauty. Then the headaches started.<br><br>Like perhaps a quarter of the population, Grenville reacts badly to the artificial fragrances around us- other people's perfumes, and all ...

ISBN: 9781925603477

Binding: Paperback


Changing Media Landscapes

Visual Networking

by Toija Cinque

The nature of media forms and industries is changing rapidly and constantly. As such, Changing Media Landscapes explores the concept of visual networking to describe the ways multiple media devices are used now for a variety of tasks.Visual ...

ISBN: 9780195525618

Binding: Paperback


Chaplin's Music Hall: The Chaplins and Their Circle in the Limelight

by Barry Anthony And Michael Chaplin

ISBN: 9781780763149

Binding: Hardback


Charles Kingsford Smith And Those Magnificent Men

by Peter FitzSimons

Known to millions of Australians simply as 'Smithy', Sir Charles Kingsford Smith was one of Australia's true 20th century legends. In an era in which aviators were superstars, Smithy was among the greatest and, throughout his amazing career, his

ISBN: 9781742332277

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs

by Johann Hari

THE <i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER<br>Drugs are not what we think they are. Addiction is not what we think it is. And the war on drugs is not what we see on our TV screens. In Chasing the Scream, Johann Hari shares his discoveries through the ...

ISBN: 9781408857823

Binding: Paperback


Chicago in Quotations

by Stuart Shea

ISBN: 9781851244119

Binding: Hardback


Chicago New Media, 1973-1992

by Jon Cates

ISBN: 9780252084072

Binding: Paperback


Children 14E

by Santrock

ISBN: 9781260098327

Binding: Paperback


Choosing Assistive Devices: A Guide for Users and Professionals

by Helen Pain

ISBN: 9781853029851

Binding: Paperback


Christmas: A Social History

by Mark Connelly

ISBN: 9781780763613

Binding: Paperback


Chronicles of a Liquid Society

by Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco was an international cultural superstar. A celebrated essayist as well as novelist, in this, his last collection, he explores many aspects of the modern world with irrepressible curiosity and wisdom. <br><br>A crisis in ideological ...

ISBN: 9781911215318

Binding: Hardback


Cities for People

by Jan Gehl

Gehl is best known for his work revitalizing urban areas by making them pedestrian and bike friendly, and creating vibrant public spaces (something her refers to as 'urban realm enhancement'. He has worked with policymakers in Melbourne, London,

ISBN: 9781597265737

Binding: Hardback


City Mazes

by Lonely Planet

<P>Perfect for puzzle fans who love to travel, this fun, challenging and beautifully illustrated activity book takes readers on a journey across 30 of the world's greatest cities. Alongside famous sights like the Eiffel Tower and Empire State ...

ISBN: 9781787013414

Binding: Hardback


Civilization Of The Renaissance In Italy, The

by Jacob Burckhardt

For nineteenth-century Swiss historian Jacob Burckhardt, the Italian Renaissance was nothing less than the beginning of the modern world - a world in which flourishing individualism and the competition for fame radically transformed ...

ISBN: 9780140445343

Binding: Paperback


Civilization's Crisis: A Set of Linked Challenges

by John Scales Avery

ISBN: 9789813222458

Binding: Paperback


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Hand It Down, Dress It Up, Wear It Out

by Kate Schelter

ISBN: 9781455540068

Binding: Hardback