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Series:The Ladybird Expert Series

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Climate Change is a clear, simple and enlightening introduction to one of the most important issues facing our world today. From HRH The Prince of Wales, environmentalist Tony Juniper and climate scientist Dr Emil... read more

Climate Change (A Ladybird Expert Book)
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Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Evolution is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to Charles Darwin's pioneering and revolutionary theory of how all life changes through natural selection. Written by broadcaster, prize-winning author and ge... read more

Evolution (A Ladybird Expert Book)
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Take notice, world, New Zealand is undergoing a re-charge.The 'No. 8 wire' thinking we have been so proud of is being expanded and improved.No. 8 Re-charged tells a compelling and accessible story of modern New Zealand and its wor... read more

No.8 Re-charged: 202 World-changing Innovations from New Zealand
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In his previous books, Oliver Sacks had addressed questions of the brain and mind through the lens of case histories of individuals with neurological disorders. Recently, however, he had been reflecting on his experiences with such patients in the context of a lifeti... read more

The River of Consciousness
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Things That Matter
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This sampler of entertaining mathematical diversions reveals the elegance and extraordinary usefulness of mathematics for readers who think they have no aptitude for the subject. If you like any kin... read more

The Call of the Primes: Surprising Patterns, Peculiar Puzzles, and Other Marvels of Mathematics
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'A typically Mayesque celebration of classic engineering ...May is extraordinarily good at explaining what a carburettor is or outlining how a governor works...It's charming, transfixing and surprisingly intimate...It might be the best thing he's ever done.' - Guardian [rev... read more

The Reassembler
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Roosters that deceive their hens? Mother deer that grieve? Horses that feel shame? We humans tend to assume that we are the only living things able to experience feelings intensely and consciously.... read more

The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion - Surprising Observations of a Hidden World
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THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER. "Truly fascinating." (Steve Wright, BBC Radio 2). Have you ever forgotten the name of someone you've met dozens of times? - Or discovered that your memory of an important event was compl... read more

The Memory Illusion: Remembering, Forgetting, and the Science of False Memory
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Series:New Scientist Instant Expert

THE MIND-BENDING WORLD OF QUANTUM THEORY Quantum theory is our very best description of the microscopic world of atoms and their constituents. It has given us lasers, computers and nuclear reactors, and even tells us how the su... read more

The Quantum World: The Disturbing Theory at the Heart of Reality
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Series:BWB Texts

'What has happened to New Zealand women's economic and social status over the last twenty years?'In 1994, economist Prue Hyman published Women and Economics, an overview of the status of women in the New Zealand economy. Much has changed since th... read more

Hopes Dashed?: The Economics of Gender Inequality
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Psychopaths are often thought of as killers and rapists, but up to 10 per cent of people are probably psychopathic without being criminals. Science suggests psychopaths don't have empathy. Although charming in ... read more

Taming Toxic People: The Science of Identifying and Dealing with Psychopaths at Work
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