2249 books (113 pages) in this category

Anguli Ma

A Gothic Tale

by Chi Vu

Chi Vu takes the central figure in a traditional Buddhist folktale, a deranged killer who wears his victims fingers in a garland around his neck, and turns him into a menacing abbatoir worker who carries bloody chunks of meat home to his ...

ISBN: 9781920882877

Binding: Paperback


Animal Ethics

by Robert Garner

This book is an attempt to lead the way through the moral maze that is our relationship with nonhuman animals. Written by an author with an established reputation in this field, the book takes the reader step by step through the main parameters ...

ISBN: 9780745630793

Binding: Paperback


Animals in Religion

Devotion, Symbol and Ritual

by Barbara Allen

Animals in Religion 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 have a ...

ISBN: 9781780235691

Binding: Hardback


Animation in Context: A Practical Guide to Theory and Making

by Mark Collington

Animation in Context is an illustrated introduction to cultural theory, contextual research and critical analysis. By making academic language more accessible, it empowers animators with the confidence and enthusiasm to engage with theory as a ...

ISBN: 9781472578280

Binding: Paperback


Annihilation of Caste: The Annotated Critical Edition

by B.R. Ambedkar

B.R. Ambedkar's Annihilation of Caste is one of the most important, yet neglected, works of political writing from India. Written in 1936, it is an audacious denunciation of Hinduism and its caste system. Ambedkar - a figure like W.E.B. Du Bois ...

ISBN: 9781784783525

Binding: Paperback


Annual Editions: World Politics 13/14

by Robert Weiner

ISBN: 9780078135996

Binding: Paperback


Another Darkness, Another Dawn

A History of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

by Becky Taylor

 Gypsies, Roma and Travellers are some of the most marginalized and vilified people in society. They are rarely seen as having a place in a country, either geographically or socially, no matter where they live or what they ...

ISBN: 9781780232577

Binding: Hardback


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

Audio Book

Anthology of Classical Myth

Primary Sources in Translation

by Stephen M. Trzaskoma

This new edition of Anthology of Classical Myth offers selections from key Near Eastern textsthe Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic of Creation (Enuma Elish), and Atrahasis; the Hittite Song of Emergence; and the flood story from the book 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

In this extraordinary, powerful polemic, celebrated writer Frederic Raphael looks back through two millennia of persecution, explaining not only exactly why it is people have been killing Jews for so long, but how this religion continues to

ISBN: 9781849548908

Binding: Hardback


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

by Brown James

ISBN: 9781863956390

Binding: Paperback



by Marcia Reiss

This book explores the apples history and the latest debates about the use of agrichemicals, the rise of organic and heirloom orchards, and the hopes and fears of genetic crop modification. Beautifully illustrated with ...

ISBN: 9781780233406

Binding: Hardback


April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

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. Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this ...

ISBN: 9780143004608

Binding: Paperback


April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

April Fools Day 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 his son, Bryce

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 Naomi Sakr

ISBN: 9781780767321

Binding: Hardback