2071 books (104 pages) in this category

Animals Among Us:The New Science of Anthrozoology The

by John Bradshaw

The bestselling author of <i>Dog Sense</i> and <i>Cat Sense</i> explains why living with animals has always been a fundamental aspect of being human.<br><br>In this highly original and hugely enjoyable work, John Bradshaw examines modern humans'

ISBN: 9780241184639

Binding: Hardback


Animals in Religion

Devotion, Symbol and Ritual

by Barbara Allen

<div><i>Animals in Religion</i> explores the role and presence of animals within a wide range of religious traditions, from ensouled narratives within oral tradition to religious texts, myths and accompanying legends. Some of the material may ...

ISBN: 9781780235691

Binding: Hardback


Another Darkness, Another Dawn

A History of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

by Becky Taylor

<i></i> <p>&nbsp;Gypsies, Roma and Travellers are some of the most marginalized and vilified&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">people in society. They are rarely seen as having a place in a country,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: ...

ISBN: 9781780232577

Binding: Hardback


Another Day in the Death of America

by Gary Younge

24 hours. 8 states. 10 young lives lost to gun violence. ...

ISBN: 9781783351022

Binding: Paperback


Another Day in the Death of America

by Gary Younge

From the much-admired correspondent comes a powerful, moving and important book on the effect of gun crime on children in the US. ...

ISBN: 9781783351350

Binding: Paperback


Antarctica On A Plate

by Caroline Lee

Imagine you are a young woman with a stellar career but an increasing dissatisfaction with life. Imagine that your idea of a remote location is the distance between a taxi rank and a shoe shop. How do you shrug off your growing ennui? Simple. ...

ISBN: 9781741635546

Binding: CD-Audio

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Anthology of Classical Myth

Primary Sources in Translation

by Stephen M. Trzaskoma

<p>This new edition of <i>Anthology of Classical Myth </i>offers selections from key Near Eastern texts—the Babylonian <i>Epic of Gilgamesh</i>, <i>Epic of Creation </i>(<i>Enuma Elish</i>), and <i>Atrahasis</i>; the Hittite <i>Song of ...

ISBN: 9781624664977

Binding: Paperback


Anthology of English Folk Tales


Carefully selected stories from the celebrated Folk Tales series have been gathered here for this special volume. Herein lies a treasure trove of tales from a wealth of talented storytellers performing in the country today. From hidden chapels ...

ISBN: 9780750970433

Binding: Hardback



by Jussi Parikka

Smartphones, laptops, tablets, and e-readers all at one time held the promise of a more environmentally healthy world not dependent on paper and deforestation. The result of our ubiquitous digital lives is, as we see in "The Anthrobscene, ...

ISBN: 9780816696079

Binding: Paperback


Anthropology and Modern Life


The great anthropologist's classic treatise on race and culture. Discusses biological and cultural inheritance, the fallacy of racial, cultural or ethnic superiority, the scientific basis for human individuality, and much more. One of the most ...

ISBN: 9780486252452

Binding: Paperback



by Frederic Raphael

<div>In this extraordinary, powerful polemic, celebrated writer Frederic Raphael looks back through two millennia of persecution,&nbsp;explaining not only exactly why it is people have been killing Jews for so long, but how this religion ...

ISBN: 9781849548908

Binding: Hardback


Anzac's Long Shadow: The Cost Of Our National Obsession: Redbacks

by Brown James

'A century ago we got it wrong. We sent thousands of young Australians on a military operation that was barely more than a disaster. It's right that a hundred years later we should feel strongly about that. But have we got our remembrance right?

ISBN: 9781863956390

Binding: Paperback



by Marcia Reiss

<p>This book explores the apple’s history and the latest debates about the use&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">of agrichemicals, the rise of organic and heirloom orchards, and the hopes&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">and ...

ISBN: 9781780233406

Binding: Hardback


April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

<i>In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.</i> Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day.

ISBN: 9780143004608

Binding: Paperback


April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

<i>April Fools Day</i> was first published in 1993. This commemorative edition celebrates one of Bryce Courtenay's most loved, enduring and life-affirming books. Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to

ISBN: 9780670077267

Binding: Hardback


April Fool's Day: Popular Penguins

by Bryce Courtenay

Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of lifelong struggle, his love for Celeste, the compassion of family,

ISBN: 9780143566564

Binding: Paperback


Arab Media Moguls

by Donatella Della Ratta

ISBN: 9781780767321

Binding: Hardback


Are We All Postracial Yet?

by David Theo Goldberg

We hear much talk about the advent of a &ldquo;postracial&rdquo; age. The election of Barack Obama as President of the U.S. was held by many to be proof that we have once and for all moved beyond race. The Swedish government has even gone so far

ISBN: 9780745689722

Binding: Paperback


Are We Screwed?

by Geoff Dembicki

No Marketing Blurb ...

ISBN: 9781632864819

Binding: Hardback



by Christopher Hitchens

A collection of the most important and controversial writings from the unapologetically provocative yet universally admired Christopher Hitchens. ...

ISBN: 9781742377391

Binding: Paperback