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On the Origin of Species is Charles Darwin's classic treatise on his theory of evolution and natural selection and is among the most important works in the history of science and evolutionary biology. When on board H.M.S. Beagle, as naturalist, I was much s... read more

On the Origin of Species
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In May 2006, armed only with a small rucksack and a staff, Tony Kevin, an overweight, sedentary, 63- year-old former diplomat, set off on an eight-week trek across Spain. But this was not just a very long walk - it was a pilgrimage. From Granada, i... read more

Walking the Camino - Modern Pilgrim
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Following the success of his A Short History of the World, eminent historian Geoffrey Blainey has abridged his account of the grand adventure of human history to create ad eve more accesible version of his absorbing work. A Very Short History of th... read more

A Very Short History of the World
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The phenomenal classic that has changed the lives of millions of people around the globe What are you afraid of? Public speaking; asserting yourself; making decisions; being alone; intimac... read more

Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway: The Phenomenal Classic That Has Changed the Lives of Millions
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Available in bookshops for the first time, the internationally acclaimed time management system that has been used by millions, written by Francesco Cirillo, creator of the Pomodoro Technique.
We all face the s... read more

The Pomodoro Technique - Do More and Have Fun with Time Management
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Series:Patterns of Life Ser.

PATTERNED PLANET: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKS Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe? In this Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Jared Diamond puts the case that geography and biogeography, not race, mould... read more

Guns, Germs and Steel (Patterns of Life)
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Awards:Samuel Johnson Longlist 2012

WINNER OF THE 2012 LA TIMES BOOK PRIZE
WINNER OF THE 2012 US NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTION
SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2013 PULITZER PRIZE
From Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo comes a landmar... read more

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
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A revised, reissued fortieth anniversary edition of this prize-winning, bestselling account of one woman's solo journey across 1,700 miles of Australian Outback 'I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult ... read more

Tracks
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This book contains money-making secrets that can change your life. Think and Grow Rich, based on the author's famed Law of Success, represents the distilled wisdom of distinguished men of great wealth and achievement.  Andrew Carnegie's magic formula for ... read more

Think and Grow Rich
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Series:Penguin Modern Classics

'Hot damn! Let us rumble, keep going and don't slow down...let's have a little fun...' In his much-anticipated memoir, Hunter S. Thompson looks back on a long and productive life. It is a story of crazed road trips fuelled by bourbon and black acid, of insane judges... read more

Kingdom of Fear
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"Robert Drew has written a moving and unpretentious memoir of a precocious youth, a bittersweet tribute to youth's optimism."--Joyce Carol Oates, The New York Review of Books A "spiced and savory memoir" (The New York Times) of the dark life hidden in a sunny seaside Aust... read more

The Shark Net
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'One of the best pieces of sustained, rigorous journalism I've read in twenty years. It is absolutely magnificent -  smart, and wry, and emotional too.' Caroline Overington When filming his TV series Race Relations, John Safran spent an uneasy couple... read more

Murder in Mississippi
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