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 Nature

In Drawdown, renowned environmentalist Paul Hawken has assembled a team of over 200 scholars, scientists, policymakers, business leaders and activists to illustrate the hundred most substantive solutions to combat climate change that together ... read more

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: 9780143130444
: Penguin Putnam Inc
: Penguin USA
: 276mm X 216mm
: United States
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: Paul Hawken
: illustrations
: 256
: 2017007034
: General Adult
: 363.738746
: English
: Paperback
: books
Drawdown
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 Nature

Series:Welcome to the Museum

Discover more than 200 exhibits in this virtual museum, open all hours. Welcome to the museum! There are more than 200 animal specimens to be discovered in Animalium, the first in a series of virtual museums. Wander the galle... read more

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: 9781760061975
: Bonnier Publishing Australia
: The Five Mile Press Pty Ltd
: 37.00 cmmm X 27.00 cmmm
: Australia
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: Jenny Broom
: 112
: en
: Hardback
: books
Animalium (Welcome to the Museum)
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 Medicine

Henry Marsh has spent a lifetime operating on the surgical frontline. There have been exhilarating highs and devastating lows, but his love for the practice of neurosurgery has never wavered. Prompted by his retirement fro... read more

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: 9781474605892
: Orion Publishing Co
: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Henry Marsh
: 288
: 610.92
: en
: 1
: Paperback
: books
Admissions A Life in Brain Surgery
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A philosopher dons a wet suit and journeys into the depths of consciousness. Peter Godfrey-Smith is a leading philosopher of science. He is also a scuba diver whose underwater videos of warring... read more

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: 9780008226312
: HarperCollins Publishers
: William Collins
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Peter Godfrey-Smith
: 20 b/w illus, (8-page colour plate section)
: 272
: 594.5
: en
: Paperback
: books
Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea and the Deep Origins of Consciousness
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 Nature

In January 2006, a month or two after my father died, I thought I saw him again - a momentary impression of an old man, a little stooped, setting off for a walk in his characteristic fawn corduroys and shabby quilted ... read more

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: 9780857523631
: Transworld Publishers Ltd
: Doubleday
: 222mm X 138mm
: United Kingdom
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: Christopher Somerville
: map and line drawings
: 384
: 796.510941
: Hardback
: books
The January Man: A Year of Walking Britain
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 Medicine

Acknowledged internationally for his ground-breaking scientific research in the field of magnetic resonance, Sir Paul Callaghan was a scientist and visionary with a rare gift for promoting science to a wide audience. Paul Callagh... read more

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: 9781927277492
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180x110mm
: New Zealand
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: Paul Callaghan
: 93
: 538.362092
: Paperback
: books
Luminous Moments (BWB Texts)
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 Medicine

Series:BWB Texts

'Most of the time I have no idea what to do with them or what to say in response to them.'Award-winning New Zealand poet Glenn Colquhoun is also a doctor who works with struggling young people at the margins, painfully aware of the lim... read more

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: 9780947492892
: David Bateman
: David Bateman
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Glenn Colquhoun
: 120
: 344.93041
: Paperback
: books
Late Love (BWB Texts)
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"This is empirical poetry. A fascinating tale of human curiosity beautifully told, and with black holes and lasers too." (Robin Ince). Travel around the world 100 billion times. A strong gravitational wave will... read more

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: 9780099569589
: Vintage Publishing
: Vintage
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Janna Levin
: 240
: 522.68
: en
: Paperback
: books
Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space
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Category:

 Nature

Ecological disaster across the globe is being averted by the skillful, strategic deployment of idealistic and dogged environmental lawyers enforcing existing laws (and working to improve them). Environmental lawyer James Thornton sees the E... read more

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: 9781925322040
: Scribe Publications
: Scribe Publications
: 232mm X 155mm X 31mm
: Australia
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: James;Goodman, Martin; Thornton
: 320
: en
: Paperback
: books
Client Earth
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Each of us has a unique, subjective inner world, one that we can never share directly with anyone else. But how do our physical brains actually give rise to this rich and varied experi... read more

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: 9780141985046
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Allen Lane
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Susan Greenfield
: 336
: Paperback
: books
A Day in the Life of the Brain: The Neuroscience of Consciousness from Dawn to Dusk
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Category:

 Nature

The 'mighty totara' is one of our most extraordinary trees. Among the biggest and oldest trees in the New Zealand forest, the heart of Maori carving and culture, trailing no. 8 wire as fence posts on settler farms, clam... read more

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: 9781869408190
: Auckland University Press
: auckland university press
: 260mm X 224mm
Special Fields
: Philip Simpson
: Colour illustrations
: HB
: 340
: 634
: English
: Hardback
: books
Totara A Natural and Cultural History
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 Medicine

Series:BWB Texts

In ten years' time, will antibiotics still work? Have we let bacteria get the upper hand in the evolutionary arms race?In the 1920s the discovery of the antibiotic penicillin started a golden age of medicine. However, expert... read more

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: 9780947518653
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: S. Wiles
: Paperback
: books
Antibiotic Resistance (BWB Text)
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