1135 books (57 pages) in this category


by Richard Jones

In <i>Mosquito</i>, Richard Jones recounts the history of mosquitoes’ relationship with mankind, and their transformation from a trivial gnat into a serious disease-carrying menace. Drawing on scientific fact, historical evidence, and literary ...

ISBN: 9781861899231

Binding: Paperback



An Unconventional History

by Sarah knott

When acclaimed historian Sarah Knott became pregnant, she started looking for a history of motherhood - only to find that no such book exists. For centuries, historians have concerned themselves with wars and revolutions, not the everyday ...

ISBN: 9780241198605

Binding: Hardback


Mother Worship: Theme and Variations

by James J. Preston

ISBN: 9780807841143

Binding: Paperback


Mrs Kelly

The astonishing life of Ned Kelly's mother

by Grantlee Kieza

When Ned Kelly's mother, Ellen, arrived in Melbourne in 1841 aged nine, British convict ships were still dumping their unhappy cargo in what was then known as the colony of New South Wales. By the time she died aged 91 in 1923, having outlived ...

ISBN: 9781489399434

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

My Cool Classic Car: An Inspirational Guide to Classic Cars

by Chris Haddon

Features approximately 42 iconic vehicles from around the world, including the small but perfectly formed Fiat 500, the Bavarian Goggomobil, the popular and trustworthy Morris Minor, and that Aussie classic - the HG Holden ute! Includes details

ISBN: 9781862059399

Binding: Hardback


My Dining Hellin Special

by Jay Rayner

'I have been a restaurant critic for over a decade, written reviews of well over 700 establishments, and if there is one thing I have learnt it is that people like reviews of bad restaurants. No, scratch that. They adore them, feast upon them ...

ISBN: 9780241973479

Binding: Paperback


My Ikaria: How the people from a small Mediterranean island inspired meto live a happier, healthier and longer life

by Spiri Tsintziras

Three years ago, Spiri Tsintziras found herself mentally, physically and spiritually depleted. She was stretched thin - raising kids, running a household and managing a business. She ate too much in order to keep going and then slumped in front ...

ISBN: 9781863959902

Binding: Paperback


My Life On The Road

by Gloria Steinem

ISBN: 9781863957922

Binding: Hardback


My Seditious Heart

by Arundhati Roy

<i>My Seditious Heart</i> collects the work of a two-decade period when Arundhati Roy devoted herself to the political essay as a way of opening up space for justice, rights and freedoms in an increasingly hostile environment. Taken together, ...

ISBN: 9780241366516

Binding: Hardback


My Southern Home: The South and Its People

by John Ernest

ISBN: 9780807872086

Binding: Paperback


My Story

by Julia Gillard

On Wednesday 23 June 2010, with the government in turmoil, Julia Gillard asked Prime Minister Kevin Rudd for a leadership ballot.<BR><BR>The next day, Julia Gillard became Australia's 27th prime minister, and our first female leader. Australia ...

ISBN: 9781760893330

Binding: Paperback


Myths in Minutes

by Neil Philip

ISBN: 9781786485175

Binding: Paperback


Naked At Lunch: Adventures Of A Reluctant Nudist

by Smith, Mark Haskell

<i>'We are safely away and you can now enjoy a . . .' There was a pause, as if the Cruise Director was having trouble choosing what, exactly, he should call what was about to happen. Finally he said, '. . . a carefree environment.'</i> Folk ...

ISBN: 9781863957342

Binding: Paperback


Nancy Wake

by Peter FitzSimons

In the early 1930s, Nancy Wake was a young woman enjoying a bohemian life in Paris. By the end of the Second World War, she was the Gestapo's most wanted person. As a naive, young journalist, Nancy Wake witnessed a horrific scene of Nazi ...

ISBN: 9781742333304

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

Natural History Essays

by Henry David Thoreau

Celebrate the tradition of literary naturalists and writers who embrace the natural world as the setting for some of our most euphoric and serious experiences. These books map the intimate connections between the human and the natural world. ...

ISBN: 9781423622284

Binding: Hardback


Nature and the Marketplace: Capturing The Value Of Ecosystem Services

by Geoffrey Heal

ISBN: 9781559637961

Binding: Paperback


Nature's Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature

by Mark R. Tercek

ISBN: 9781610916950

Binding: Paperback


Neither Lady nor Slave: Working Women of the Old South

by Susanna Delfino

ISBN: 9780807854105

Binding: Paperback


Nervous States

How Feeling Took Over the World

by William Davies

<b>A dazzlingly original analysis of the times we are living in by one of Britain's most exciting thinkers</b><BR><b><BR>'A masterpiece' <i>New York Times<BR> </i>'Insightful and well-written' Yuval Noah Harari, author of ...

ISBN: 9781784707033

Binding: Paperback


Net Loss: The Inner Life in the Digital Age: Quarterly Essay 72

by Sebastian Smee

We live in an age of constant distraction. Is there a price to pay for this?<BR><BR>In this superb essay, renowned critic Sebastian Smee explores the fate of the inner life in the age of the internet. Throughout history, artists and thinkers ...

ISBN: 9781760640712

Binding: Paperback