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'An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.' Letitia Elizabeth Landon...'To be or not to be' is not really the question: the real question is what did Hamlet mean by it? 100... read more

1001 Quotations to Inspire You Before You Die
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* Is China the next super power? * Can the West win the war on terrorism? * Is the world running out of oil? * What is the McDonald's Golden Arches Theory of World Peace? * Is Microsoft more ... read more

50 Things You Want to Know About World Issues: But Were Too Afraid to Ask
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The Australian National Dictionary (AND) is a dictionary of Australianisms. It includes words and meanings that have originated in Australia, that have a greater currency within Australia than ... read more

Nophoto
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A clear, engaging and practical 'how-to' guide to writing a memoir, by Australia's foremost teacher and practitioner of memoir and life writing, Patti Miller.

The Memoir Book
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Oxford Mini Thesaurus
$16.95 (AUD) inc GST
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"The Little Red Writing Book" is a book on technique, style, craft and manners for everyone who writes and wants to do it better. It is a manual of good diction, composition, sentence craft, paragraph design, structure and plan... read more

The Little Red Writing Book
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A new edition of this popular atlas from the prestigious and authoritative Times Atlas range. This seventh edition contains the latest satellite images and fascinating historical images, and contains the breadth, scal... read more

The Times Reference Atlas of the World
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The foremost single volume authority on the English language, the Oxford Dictionary of English is at the forefront of language research, focusing on English as it is used today. It is informed by the most up-to-date evide... read more

Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ED)
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This is the reissued Oxford Italian Mini Dictionary - now in an attractive new format. This small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phr... read more

Oxford Italian Mini Dictionary
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"Roget's Thesaurus" ranks as one of the greatest English language reference works, used for generations by anyone looking for help in order to write a letter, prepare a speech, solve a crossword, or write any manner of prose or poem. I... read more

Roget's Thesaurus
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Anxious about the apostrophe? Confused by the comma? Stumped by the semicolon? Join Lynne Truss on a hilarious tour through the rules of punctuation that is sure to sort the dashes from the hyphens. We all had the basic rules of pu... read more

Eats, Shoots and Leaves
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In this book: Much loved for its wit and wisdom since 1870, Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable takes you on a captivating adventure through its trademark blend of language, culture, myth and legend. Edited by Su... read more

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
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Readers and writers of all levels will find the Oxford A-Z of English Usage essential. Based on Oxford's world-leading dictionary research programmes and contemporary language monitoring, and giving examples of real usage, th... read more

Nophoto
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Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide has been providing star gazers with everything they need to know about the southern night sky for the past 25 years. The 2015 guide will celebrate this landmark with highl... read more

2015 Australasian Sky Guide
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You'll never be lost for words with this collection of colourful sayings. From 'aerial ping-pong' (AFL) to 'on the wrong tram' (to be following the wrong train of thought) and finishing up with some verbal diarrhoea (never- endi... read more

Aussie Slang Dictionary
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With the imagery of a poet and the reflection of a philosopher, David Whyte turns his attention to 52 ordinary words, each its own particular doorway into the underlying currents of ... read more

Consolations: The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words
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This is the reissued Oxford Spanish Mini Dictionary - now in an attractive new format. This small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phr... read more

Oxford Spanish Mini Dictionary
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Readers of all levels will find this excellent guide essential. Including examples of real usage taken from the Oxford Corpus, this handy volume provides clear information about grammar and punctuation that we need on... read more

Oxford A-Z of Grammar and Punctuation
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A compact, practical and comprehensive mini dictionary, which provides full coverage of the core vocabularies of Latin and English. New Latin words have been added from the writings of Plautus and Terence, and from the st... read more

Oxford Latin Mini Dictionary 2ed
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The Macquarie Concise Dictionary, like its parent dictionary, continues to change, adapt and re-adjust to reflect Australian language. It is both international and uniquely Australian, making it the standard dictionary... read more

Macquarie Concise Dictionary (6th Ed)
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