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100 days to a younger brain : maximise your memory, boost your brain health and defy dementia
100 days to a younger brain : maximise your memory, boost your brain health and defy dementia
Brennan, Sabina2019
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Investing in brain health will cost you nothing but time and effort - the brain-healthy recommendations in this book can all be followed for free! The steps are simple to follow and within your control so can be integrated into your daily life with ease for the next 100 days.The aim of living a b...
[2 copies, 2 reserves]
101 ways to go zero waste
101 ways to go zero waste
Kellogg, Kathryn2019
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We all know how important it is to reduce our environmental footprint, but it can be daunting to know where to begin. Enter Kathryn Kellogg, who can fit all her trash from the past two years into a 16-ounce mason jar. How? She starts by saying "no" to straws and grocery bags, and "yes" to a reusa...
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
2040 : a handbook for the Regeneration based on the documentary 2040 : ideas, advice, inspiration and even some recipes for creating a brighter, better world
2040 : a handbook for the Regeneration based on the documentary 2040 : ideas, advice, inspiration and even some recipes for creating a brighter, better world
Gameau, Damon2019
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Like most of us, Damon Gameau has spent most of his adult years overwhelmed into inaction by the problem of climate change and its devastating effects on the planet. But when Damon became a father, he knew he couldn't continue to look away. So he decided to do what he does best, and tell a story....
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Abode
Abode
Mitnik-Miller, Serena2019
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The yearning for a life of pared-down purity has built to a roar, and Serena Mitnik-Miller and Mason St. Peter--the husband-and-wife owners of General Store, one of California's most talked-about shops--are at the forefront. In Abode: Thoughtful Living with Less, these tastemakers make a graceful...
Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Tyson, Neil deGrasse2019
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Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer-researcher Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war. "The overlap is strong, and the knowledge flows in both directions," say the authors, because astrophysicists and military planners care a...
The ADHD empowerment guide : identifying your child's strengths and unlocking potential
The ADHD empowerment guide : identifying your child's strengths and unlocking potential
Forgan, James W.2019
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The ADHD Empowerment Guide is different from other parenting ADHD books because it helps parents identify their child's strengths to develop a specific plan to unlock their child's potential. With an easy-to-follow questionnaire, parents will identify their child's natural abilities and the key c...
[1 copy, 2 reserves]
Advancing Australia
Advancing Australia
2019
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Politics in Australia is in a dire state. The Coalition government is led by its third prime minister in four years, two of whom were toppled by their own party. Before that, the Labor government ousted two prime ministers. Voters' trust in politicians is at an all-time low, there is policy inert...
Adventures of a young naturalist : the zoo quest expeditions
Adventures of a young naturalist : the zoo quest expeditions
Attenborough, David, 1926-2019
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In 1954, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive animals for London Zoo's collection and to film the expeditions for the BBC. His name was David Attenborough, and the programme 'Zoo Quest', not only heralded the start o...
After American primacy : imagining the future of Australia's defence
After American primacy : imagining the future of Australia's defence
2019
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Australian defence policy sits at a crossroads. For over 70 years, Australia's strategic position had been anchored by the US-led international order. But in 2017 Australians had to acknowledge that the global order that had shaped the world since the end of World War II was not challenged or cha...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Alphabrain : how a group of iconoclasts are using cognitive science to advance the business of alpha generation
Alphabrain : how a group of iconoclasts are using cognitive science to advance the business of alpha generation
Duneier, Stephen, 1967-2019
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Smarter decision-making based on cognitive science AlphaBrain is the investor's guide to achieving more, doing better, and reaching higher. At its core, the magnitude of your success is based on the quality of your decisions. The problem is that human beings are poor decision-makers; we tend to a...
American moonshot : John F. Kennedy and the great space race
American moonshot : John F. Kennedy and the great space race
Brinkley, Douglas2019
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As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F. Kennedy's inspiring challenge, and America's race to the moon. On May 25, 1961, JFK made an ast...
Among the pigeons : why our cats belong indoors
Among the pigeons : why our cats belong indoors
Read, John L.2019
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Ecologist John Read travelled the world consulting cat experts and collating the most recent science. He balances the allure of indoor cats with the animal welfare and conservation issues they create when allowed to roam. He also presents solutions, from breeding ideal indoor pet cats to developi...
Anxious kids
Anxious kids
Grose, Michael2019
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Anxious Kids offers parents a new perspective on their children's anxiety, encouraging them to view each episode as an opportunity to empower their kids with the skills to manage anxiety, and thrive. Bestselling parenting author Michael Grose and wellbeing expert Dr Jodi Richardson explain why mo...
Around the fire : hearty recipes to get your senses fired up
Around the fire : hearty recipes to get your senses fired up
2019
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When the cold weather hits, and the days begin to get shorter and darker, there is nothing more comforting that a roaring fire and a bowl of something hot and delicious. With recipes both for food cooked on the fire and slowly simmered in the comfort of your own kitchen, along with some decadent ...
Asia inside out. Itinerant people
Asia inside out. Itinerant people
2019
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The third and final volume of Asia Inside Out, Itinerant People focuses on the idea of "Diasporic Asia" - the meanings of the movement of people, past and present. Which specific groups and communities linked the trading empires of the South China Coast, South Asia, and the Middle East ? Who actu...
The assault on intelligence : American national security in an age of lies
The assault on intelligence : American national security in an age of lies
Hayden, Michael V. (Michael Vincent), 1945-2019
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In The Assault on Intelligence, General Michael Hayden, former CIA director, takes up that urgent work with profound passion, insight and authority. It is a sobering vision. The American intelligence community is more at risk than commonly understood. Our democracy's core structures are under gre...
Australian and New Zealand business franchise guide
Australian and New Zealand business franchise guide
2019
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Australia and New Zealand Business Franchise Guide for the budding entrepreneur is full of information from the top experts in the industry of Franchising. Becoming the owner of a franchised business or franchising your existing business is a big decision, and this guide is full of useful and ins...
Australia's first naturalists : indigenous peoples' contribution to early zoology
Australia's first naturalists : indigenous peoples' contribution to early zoology
Olsen, Penny, 1949-2019
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Would Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson have ever crossed the Blue Mountains without the help of the local Aboriginal people? The invaluable role of local guides in this event is rarely recognised.As silent partners, Aboriginal Australians gave Europeans their first views of iconic animals, such as ...
The baby loss guide : practical and compassionate support with a day-by-day resource to navigate the path of grief
The baby loss guide : practical and compassionate support with a day-by-day resource to navigate the path of grief
Clark-Coates, Zoë2019
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Written by one of the world's leading baby loss support experts, The Baby Loss Guide is designed to help you navigate this complex issue. Whether you have personally encountered loss, or are supporting people through this harrowing time, this book provides practical and compassionate advice. Zoe ...
Backstage pass
Backstage pass
Stanley, Paul, 1952-2019
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Backstage Pass takes you beyond the makeup as Paul shares fascinating details about his life -- his fitness routine, philosophy, business principles, how he maintains his inspiration, passion, and joy after nearly 50 years of mega success including selling out tours, 100 million albums sold and a...
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