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    Pears' Cyclopaedia 2017-2018

    By Chris Cook

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    THE FINAL EDITION A world of knowledge rolled into one must-have volume - the Swiss army knife of reference books The quintessentially British almanac, Pears' Cyclopaedia continues to inform and intrigue generations of readers with its unique mix of solid facts and fascinating gems. Now in its final year, this...

    Know This

    By John Brockman

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    Today's most visionary thinkers reveal the cutting-edge scientific ideas and breakthroughs you must understand.Scientific developments radically change and enlighten our understanding of the world -- whether it's advances in technology and medical research or the latest revelations of neuroscience, psychology, physics, economics, anthropology, climatology, or genetics. And yet amid the...

    to Z of Everything

    By Trevor Montague

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    Famous Fails!

    By Crispin Boyer

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    This fun book of quirky failures and famous flops will keep kids laughing while they learn the importance of messing up in order to get it right.

    Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition

    By Shihab Al-Din Al-Nuwayri

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    Translation of: Nihaayat al-arab fai funaun al-adab.

    YouTube World Records

    By Adrian Besley

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    Hardback £11.45

    YouTube is the world's most-visited video sharing site. It is home to over 100 million videos and contains a host of amazing clips, many documenting incredible feats of human endeavour and endurance. Super-powered with on-the-page links to over 250 videos, this title showcases the greatest feats ever recorded on the...

    Pears' Cyclopaedia 2016-2017

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    The quintessentially British almanac, Pears' Cyclopaedia continues to inform and intrigue generations of readers with its unique mix of solid facts and fascinating gems. Now reaching its 125th edition, this ultimate volume offers clear and concise information on such wide-ranging subjects as global events, Norse mythology and modern cinema. Updated...

    SAGE Encyclopedia of Educational Technology

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    Hardback £282.71

    This Encyclopedia focuses on the core topics and issues of advances in education technology - particularly in relation to evolving technologies, services and techniques.

    Encyclopedia of Associations

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    Hardback £709.26

    "A guide to more than 23,800 national and international organizations, including: trade, business, and commercial; environmental and agricultural; legal, governmental, public administration, and military; engineering, technological, and natural and social sciences; educational; cultural; social welfare; health and medical; public affairs; fraternal, nationality, and ethnic; religious; veterans', hereditary, and patriotic; hobby...

    Knowledge is Beautiful

    By David McCandless

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    In this mind-blowing follow-up to the bestselling Information is Beautiful, the king of infographics David McCandless uses spectacular visuals to reveal unexpected insights into how the world really works.

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