How did our mastery of artificial cold help give birth to at least four million babies, create the golden age of Hollywood and unlock the secrets of the universe? And what about our battle against dirt? How did that create the flat screen and the iPhone?This book is a celebration of ideas: how they ha... read more

How We Got To Now: The History and Power of Great Ideas
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Beyond Lean In and The Wife Drought, Women Kind points to all the tangible good that comes from women supporting each other.

Women Kind: Unlocking the Power of Women Supporting Women
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 Sociology

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Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus looked to the future. 21 Lessons for the 21st Century explores the present.
How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions?... read more

21 Lessons for the 21st Century
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 Cultural, Ideas, Political & Issues

Awards:Winner of ABIA Awards - Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year 2017 (Australia). Short-listed for Indie Book Awards - Best Non-fiction 2017 (Australia) and ABIA Awards - General Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2017 (Australia) and ABA Nielsen BookData Booksellers Choice Award 2017 (Australia).

Personal and fearless - a call to arms for feminists new, old and as yet unrealised by one of our most outspoken feminist writers.

Fight Like A Girl: Raise Voices. Raise Courage. Raise the Flag.
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The #1 Sunday Times and International Bestseller from 'the most influential public intellectual in the Western world right now' (New York Times) 'Everyone must read 12 Rules For Life ... The most enlightening book I have read in ages' Chr... read more

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
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"Explosive"--The Washington Post "Devastating"--The New Yorker "Unprecedented"--CNN THE INSIDE STORY ON PRESIDENT TRUMP, AS ONLY BOB WOODWARD CAN TELL IT With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward re... read more

Fear: Trump in the White House
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Enough plastic is thrown away every year to circle the world 4 times More than 8 million tonnes of plastic enter the oceans each year 300 million tonnes of new plastic is produced every year An estimated... read more

Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (And You) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again
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 Essays

UQP celebrates 70 years of publishing the best Australian writing with a unique anthology that showcases the diversity of the Australian literary landscape.Featuring 25 of the greatest Australian writing names from UQP's past and present, thi... read more

Reading the Landscape: A Celebration of Australian Writing
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A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globe
You Had Better Make Some Noise brings together the words of social activists, revolutiona... read more

You Had Better Make Some Noise : Words to Change the World
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 Sustainability/Environment

Hygge goes healthy! Switch and ditch the nasties to live a healthier, de-stressed life

Low Tox Life
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Few territories are as hotly contested as the western Pacific Ocean. Across the 1.5 million square mile expanse of the East and South China Sea, six countries lay overlapping claims that date back centurie... read more

Asian Waters: the Struggle over the Asia Pacific and the Strategy of Chinese Expansion
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Nature, Money, Work, Care, Food, Energy, and Lives. These are the seven things that have made our world and will continue to shape its future. By making these things cheap, modern commerce has ... read more

A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things - A Guide to Capitalism, Nature, and the Future of the Planet
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