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              The Kindness of Strangers
               

              The Kindness of Strangers (EPUB ebook)

              By Cahill, Tim; Eggers, Dave; George, Don; Morris, Jan; Winchester, Simon

              A timely collection of inspiring tales, The Kindness of Strangers explores the unexpected human connections that so often transfigure and transform the experience of travel, and celebrates the gift of kindness around the world. Featuring stories by Jan Morris, Tim Cahill, Simon W...inchester and Dave Eggers.
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              ISBN 9781760340704
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Published AU 1 May 2015
              Publisher Lonely Planet Global Limited
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Lonely Planet Travel Literature
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              When The Earth Shakes
               

              When The Earth Shakes (Board Book)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              New York Times bestselling author, Simon Winchester tells the gripping story of what happens when the earth shakes, explodes, or floods. Stunning geological and historical images from the Smithsonian, handy maps and charts, and on-the-scene photos from the author's personal colle...ction richly support this compelling nonfiction narrative.
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              ISBN 9780670785360
              Released AU 15 Jan 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
              Series Smithsonian
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              The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder,Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary

              The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder,Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary (Paperback, export ed)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Simon Winchester's The Surgeon of Crowthorne was an international bestseller and tells an extraordinary true story of murder, madness and an extraordinary friendship in the nineteenth century. It is the tale of James Murray, the compiler of the first Oxford English Dictionary, an...d his most valued helper, Dr Minor of Crowthorne, who was also a homicidal lunatic, confined to Broadmoor asylum for murder. This is an enthralling and beautifully written work of literary detection.
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              ISBN 9780141037714
              Released AU 1 Sep 2008
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Popular Penguins
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              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future
               

              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future (Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.

              ISBN 9780008196967
              Released AU 25 Jul 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future
               

              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future (Hardback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.

              ISBN 9780007550753
              Released AU 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.

              ISBN 9780007550760
              Released AU 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              In Other Words: An Illustrated Miscellany of the World's Most Intriguing Words and Phrases
               

              In Other Words: An Illustrated Miscellany of the World's Most Intriguing Words and Phrases (Hardback)

              By Moore, Christopher J.; Foreword by Winchester, Simon

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              A colourfully illustrated collection of more than ninety untranslatable words and phrases and the unique insights they offer into the cultures they come from.

              ISBN 9781906761882
              Released AU 14 Aug 2018
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Alice Behind Wonderland
               

              The Alice Behind Wonderland (Hardback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Simon Winchester turns his unrivaled talents to revealing the significance of the intriguing photograph whose subject inspired Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

              ISBN 9780195396195
              Released AU 1 Jun 2011
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

              Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories (Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              The definitive biography of the world's most important body of water -- the Atlantic.

              ISBN 9780007341399
              Released AU 1 Aug 2011
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2018 Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery to allow us to see as far as the moon and as close as the Higgs boson.

              ISBN 9780008241780
              Released AU 2 May 2019
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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