2305 books (116 pages) in this category

Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

by Norman Davies

After decades of writing about European history, Norman Davies embarked upon an extended journey that took him round the world. He aimed to test his powers of observation, but equally to encounter history in a new way. <i>Beneath Another Sky</i>

ISBN: 9780141976983

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

by Norman Davies

<i>Native Lands</i> is Norman Davies's account of a global circumnavigation, of the places he visited and the history he found there, from Abu Dhabi to Singapore, the settlement of Tasmania to the short-lived Republic of Texas. As in <i>Vanished

ISBN: 9781846148316

Binding: Hardback

$69.99

Beneath the Surface

Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish

by John Hargrove

Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at two of SeaWorld's U.S. facilities. For Hargrove, becoming an orca trainer fulfilled a childhood dream. However, as his experience with the ...

ISBN: 9781137280107

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Beneath the Surface

Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish

by John Hargrove

Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at two of SeaWorld's US facilities. For Hargrove, becoming an orca trainer fulfilled a childhood dream. However, as his experience with the ...

ISBN: 9781250081407

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Best Australian Essays 2015, The

by Williamson, Geordie (Ed.)

ISBN: 9781863957779

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Best Australian Essays 2017, The

by Anna Goldsworthy

<i>The Best Australian Essays</i> showcase the nation's most eloquent, insightful and urgent non-fiction writing. In her first time as editor, award-winning author Anna Goldsworthy chooses brilliant pieces that provoke, unveil, engage and ...

ISBN: 9781863959605

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Betraying Big Brother

by Leta Hong Fincher

On the eve of International Women 's Day in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for 37 days. The Feminist Five became a global <i>cause cel bre</i>, with Hillary Clinton speaking out on their behalf, ...

ISBN: 9781788735346

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Better than Sex

Women write about Sex and Romance in the Digital Age

by Samantha Trenoweth

<DIV>In an age that mashes internet porn with Tinder and arranged marriage, in an age in which everything (sexuality, gender, consent) seems fluid, what does the landscape of love look like, <I>really</I>? And how are the seismic jolts in the ...

ISBN: 9781743791370

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Beyond Bratwurst

A History of Food in Germany

by Ursula Heinzelmann

Ask about German food and most people think of beer and sausage, or pretzels and Limburger cheese. However, the 82 million inhabitants of modern-day Germany do not all live exclusively on Oktoberfest fare. In fact, as in most modern countries, ...

ISBN: 9781780232720

Binding: Hardback

$62.99

Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future

by FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

The great 19th-century philosopher refines his previously expressed ideal of the superman in one of his most important works, a fascinating examination of human values and morality. Publisher's Note. After kicking open the doors to ...

ISBN: 9780486298689

Binding: Paperback

$9.99

Beyond the Two-State Solution

A Jewish Political Essay

by Yehouda Shenhav

For over two decades, many liberals in Israel have attempted, with wide international support, to implement the two-state solution: Israel and Palestine, partitioned on the basis of the Green Line - that is, the line drawn by the 1949 Armistice ...

ISBN: 9780745660295

Binding: Paperback

$31.95

Beyond Veiled Clichés: The Real Lives of Arab Women

by Amal Awad

Magnificent. Surprising. Illuminating. Australia needs this book.<BR>NIKKI GEMMELL<BR><BR>As someone who has a foot in both the Western and Arabic worlds, Amal set out to explore the lives of Arab women, in Australia and the Middle East, ...

ISBN: 9780143782612

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Big Mobs: the Story of Australian Cattlemen

by Mclaren Glen

'In almost all respects I found Australian ranching customs and traditions far more intriguing, more dangerous, more 'western' than those of North America' - Professor Jim Hoy, Emporia State University, Kansas. Previously overshadowed in the ...

ISBN: 9781863682473

Binding: Paperback

$27.95

Big Questions: What is New Zealand's Future?, The

by Various Authors

<b>New Zealand is at a crossroads. People are increasingly concerned about where we are headed. Can we improve our appalling statistics on poverty and violence? </b>What about work - will we all be replaced by robots? Will our children (let ...

ISBN: 9780143772378

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Bike Nation

by Peter Walker

ISBN: 9781911214946

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Biodiversity

by John Spicer

Biologist John Spicer shows how closely our future is linked with that of biodiversity while navigating listeners through some key problems facing our planet, including mass extinctions, population explosions, habitat destruction, and ...

ISBN: 9781743104514

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$24.95

Bioethics

A Philosophical Introduction

by Stephen Holland

<p>This book provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to contemporary bioethics. It also presents provocative, philosophically informed arguments on current bioethical issues. Holland engages with debates ranging from the more familiar ...

ISBN: 9780745690605

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

Bioterror And Biowarfare

by Malcolm Dando

Against an uneasy political backdrop of failed agreements and legal loopholes, along with the worrying growth of biological and chemical agents around the world, biological warfare has become a real concern for anyone worried about a future of ...

ISBN: 9781743104521

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$24.95

Birth of Tragedy

by FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

Philosopher's classic study declares that Greek tragedy achieved greatness through a fusion of elements of Apollonian restraint and control with Dionysian components of passion and the irrational. Among the most influential philosophers of ...

ISBN: 9780486285153

Binding: Paperback

$6.99

Bit Rot

by Douglas Coupland

<b>In <i>Bit Rot</i>, Douglas Coupland explores the different ways in which twentieth-century notions of the future are being shredded, and creates a gem of the digital age. Reading the stories and essays in <i>Bit Rot</i> is like bingeing on ...

ISBN: 9780099510895

Binding: Paperback

$24.99