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21 An Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of Laki, the Volcano That Turned Eighteenth-Century Europe Dark (Hardback)

by Alexandra Witze, Jeff Kanipe

Format: Hardback 224 pages
Published: 20/03/2014

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The 1783 eruption of Laki led to Europe's year without summer - and it is due again soon. This book tells the story of the volcano and also of... Read more

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22 When Fraser Met Billy (Hardback)

by Louise Booth

Format: Hardback
Published: 11/02/2014

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A mother's touching, true story of how a rescue cat called Billy transformed her autistic boy's life. Read more

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23 The Improbability Principle (Hardback)

by David Hand

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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Why is it that incredibly unlikely phenomena actually happen quite regularly and why should we, in fact, expect such things to happen? This title... Read more

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24 The Universe Within: A Scientific Adventure (Paperback)

by Neil Shubin

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 06/02/2014

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What links the birth of the moon to our body clocks? How did the creation of the Atlantic Ocean affect how we have children? What does the water... Read more

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25 Longitude (Hardback)

by Dava Sobel

Format: Hardback 192 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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In the tercentenary year of the Longitude Act, Fourth Estate present an anniversary edition of Dana Sobel's bestselling history of an epic... Read more

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26 Gray's Anatomy: Classic Illustrated Edition - Fall River Classics (Hardback)

by Henry Gray

Format: Hardback 1280 pages
Published: 17/10/2013

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Whether you want to understand yourself or others, knowledge of our physical parts and how they fit together is essential. This book provides... Read more

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27 Sous Chef: 24 Hours in the Kitchen (Paperback)

by Michael J. Gibney

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 03/04/2014

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Takes you behind the swinging doors of a busy restaurant kitchen, allowing you to inhabit this normally hidden world, in real time. Read more

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28 Everest - The First Ascent: The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh, the Man Who Made it Possible (Paperback)

by Harriet Tuckey

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 10/04/2014

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A doctor and physiologist, Griffith Pugh revolutionised almost every aspect of British high-altitude mountaineering, transforming the climbers'... Read more

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29 Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis (Paperback)

by Christine Montross

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 06/02/2014

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An acclaimed writer-doctor shares moving stories of mental illness, in a book that signals the arrival of the next Oliver Sacks Read more

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30 The Astronaut Wives Club (Paperback)

by Lily Koppel

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 13/03/2014

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The true story of the wives behind the American Space Race, the challenges they faced in the '50s and '60s, and the 40 year friendship that... Read more

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