2202 books (111 pages) in this category


by Nicole Walker

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. <br>This book is about a strange object strange in part because it is something that we all have been, and that many of us eat. Nicole ...

ISBN: 9781501322853

Binding: Paperback



A Global History

by Diane Toops

A beguiling tour in a bite-sized book, this mix of anecdotes, recipes and cultural history journeys through the lore of the most versatile of foods - the egg. <div>According to Hindu scripture, the world began as an egg, laid by a swan floating ...

ISBN: 9781780232645

Binding: Hardback


Ego and His Own


Credited with influencing the philosophies of Nietzsche and Ayn Rand and the development of libertarianism and existentialism, this prophetic 1844 work challenges the very notion of a common good as the driving force of civilization. By ...

ISBN: 9780486445816

Binding: Paperback


Eighties: The Decade That Transformed Australia, The

by Frank Bongiorno

It was the era of Hawke and Keating, Kylie and INXS, the America's Cup and the Bicentenary. It was perhaps the most controversial decade in Australian history, with high-flying entrepreneurs booming and busting, torrid debates over land rights

ISBN: 9781863957762

Binding: Hardback


Elder Edda, The

by Andy Orchard

<b><i>'She stood by the standing-beam, summoned her strength- her eyes blazed fire, she snorted venom, Brynhild, Budli's daughter'</i></b> Compiled by an unknown scribe in Iceland around 1270, and based on sources dating back centuries ...

ISBN: 9780140435856

Binding: Paperback


Elementary Forms of the Religious Life


In this 1912 classic, a founder of modern sociology seeks the enduring source of human social identity. Émile Durkheim presents a remarkably accessible examination of animism, naturism, totemism, myth, and ritual. His intriguing views and ...

ISBN: 9780486454566

Binding: Paperback


Elements Of Taste: Understanding What We Like and Why

by Benjamin Errett

Celine Dion. Kanye West. Hamilton. Stranger Things. Wes Anderson. The Bachelor. Doctor Who. House Hunters. The Girl on the Train. We all have our most and least favorite things. But why?<br><br>This smart, funny and well-researched book brings ...

ISBN: 9780399183447

Binding: Paperback


Elizabeth: Reigning in Style

by Jane Eastoe

The wardrobe of Queen Elizabeth II, as befits any monarch, is one of exquisite and sumptuous occasion frocks, dignified hats and coats for state visits and national walkabouts and practical clothes for off-duty pursuits. At every appearance, ...

ISBN: 9781862059481

Binding: Hardback



The Transformation of Art Publishing in Britain

by Anna Nyburg

ISBN: 9780714867021

Binding: Hardback


Emotions, Media and Politics

by Karin Wahl-Jorgensen

<p>Emotions have long been neglected in media research, although their role is a vital ingredient in shaping our shared stories and the ways we engage with them. But emotions, as they circulate through the media, can also be divisive and ...

ISBN: 9780745661056

Binding: Paperback


Empowering Mantras for Awesome Women

by CICO Books

<DIV><P>This fantastic collection of wise and powerful words is a must-have for any 21st-century woman. Whether you want a reminder of your worth, a boost towards smashing boundaries and glass ceilings or simply a hit of positivity, you&#39;ll ...

ISBN: 9781782495666

Binding: Paperback




A first-century Stoic, Epictetus argued that we will always be happy if we learn to desire that things should be exactly as they are. His Enchiridion distills his teachings to illuminate a way to a tranquil life. Although he was born into ...

ISBN: 9780486433592

Binding: Paperback


Encyclopaedia of Occultism


The most famous compendium of information on the occult and the first comprehensive work of its kind, this volume originally appeared in 1920. Subtitled "A Compendium of Information on the Occult Sciences, Occult Personalities, Psychic Science, ...

ISBN: 9780486426136

Binding: Paperback


End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

by Sam Harris

This important and timely book delivers a startling analysis of the clash of faith and reason in today's world. Sam Harris offers a vivid historical tour of mankind's willingness to suspend reason in favour of religious beliefs, even when those ...

ISBN: 9780743268097

Binding: Paperback


End Of Plenty: The Race To Feed A Crowded World, The

by Bourne Joel

<b>An award-winning environmental journalist introduces a new generation of farmers and scientists on the frontlines of the next green revolution.</b> When Malthus famously outlined the brutal relationship between food and population, he ...

ISBN: 9781925106565

Binding: Paperback


End of the Homo Sexual?, The

by Altman Dennis

ISBN: 9780702249815

Binding: Paperback


Engaging Cinema

by Bill Nichols

Engaging Cinema emphasizes the interactions between society and cinema and introduces students to film studies as it is actually done by scholars and critics. <p>In what ways do films influence and interact with society? What social forces ...

ISBN: 9780393934915

Binding: Paperback


England and the English

by Ford Madox Ford

Ford Madox Ford published this trilogy between 1905 and 1907, and, part of a wave of such texts, it investigates England and Englishness. It does so with originality, in impressionist style, in ways that provide an introduction to the work of ...

ISBN: 9781857545838

Binding: Paperback


English Is ... English for the Australian Curriculum Year 10 & eBookPLUS

by Joanna Gardiner

ISBN: 9781742467856

Binding: Paperback


English Is ... English for the Australian Curriculum Year 7 & eBookPLUS

by Annette Moult

ISBN: 9781742467702

Binding: Paperback