New Books

Refined by:

  • Science, Technology & Medicine

Showing 1-10 of 43 titles

1 How Not To Be Wrong: The Hidden Maths of Everyday Life (Hardback)

by Jordan Ellenberg

Format: Hardback 480 pages
Published: 03/06/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

The maths we learn in school can seem like an abstract set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned. This title shows us, maths... Read more

New Books

RRP £20.00

£16.00

You save: £4.00


2 Missing Microbes: How Killing Bacteria Creates Modern Plagues (Paperback)

by Martin Blaser

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 01/06/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

A clarion call to save humanity's most essential fellow creatures - and our health Read more

New Books

RRP £12.99

£10.39

You save: £2.60


3 Thrive: The Power of Evidence-Based Psychological Therapies (Hardback)

by Richard Layard, David Clark

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Shows that mental ill-health causes more of the suffering in our society than physical illness, poverty or unemployment. This book explores the new... Read more

New Books

RRP £20.00

£16.00

You save: £4.00


4 Human Evolution: A Pelican Introduction (Paperback)

by Robin Dunbar

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 01/05/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

What makes us human? How did we develop language, thought and culture? Why did we survive, and other human species fail? This book deals with these... Read more

New Books

RRP £7.99

£6.39

You save: £1.60


5 The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction (Paperback)

by Bruce Hood

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 01/05/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Why do we care what others think? What keeps us bound together? How does the brain shape our behaviour? This book deals with these questions. Read more

New Books

RRP £7.99

£6.39

You save: £1.60


6 A Message from Martha: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon and its Relevance Today - Natural History Narratives (Hardback)

by Mark Avery

Format: Hardback 304 pages
Published: 17/07/2014

5+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

September 1st, 2014 marks the centenary of one of the best-documented extinctions in history--the demise of the Passenger Pigeon. Author Mark Avery... Read more

New Books

RRP £16.99

£13.59

You save: £3.40


7 Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World (Hardback)

by Amir Alexander

Format: Hardback 368 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

The epic story of the origin of calculus Read more

New Books

RRP £20.00

£16.00

You save: £4.00


8 Head Hunters: The Search for a Science of the Mind (Hardback)

by Ben Shephard

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 12/06/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This title traces the intellectual journey of... Read more

New Books

RRP £25.00

£20.00

You save: £5.00


9 Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain (Hardback)

by Philip Walling

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 03/04/2014

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Reviews (2)

4 out of 5
New Books

RRP £14.99

£11.99

You save: £3.00


10 The Yorkshire Shepherdess (Hardback)

by Amanda Owen

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 10/04/2014

In stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Reviews (1)

5 out of 5

A funny, heartwarming and inspiring true story of life as a shepherdess in one of the most remote and beautiful spots in England. Read more

New Books

RRP £16.99

£12.79

You save: £4.20