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              Fashion: A Philosophy
               

              Fashion: A Philosophy (Paperback)

              By Svendsen, Lars

              • RRP: $37.99
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              Providing an analysis of fashion as a historical phenomenon and as a philosophy of taste, this book examines the slippery meaning of fashion, placing fashion in clothing at centre stage. It highlights the importance of transient fashions in the arts, politics, and philosophy and ...the interrelationships between fashion, modernity and human identity.
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              ISBN 9781861892911
              Released AU 1 Oct 2006
              Publisher Reaktion Books
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              Miracles of Our Own Making: A History of Paganism

              Miracles of Our Own Making: A History of Paganism (Hardback)

              By Williams, Liz

              • RRP: $39.99
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              An illuminating and lively history of paganism in the West.

              ISBN 9781789142211
              Released AU 1 May 2020
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              A Philosophy of Simple Living

              A Philosophy of Simple Living (Hardback)

              By Brillaud, Jerome

              • RRP: $34.99
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              Charts the ideas, motivations and practices of simplicity from antiquity to the present day.

              ISBN 9781789142273
              Released AU 1 May 2020
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              Avocado: A Global History

              Avocado: A Global History (Hardback)

              By Miller, Jeff

              • RRP: $27.99
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              Through lively anecdotes, colourful pictures and delicious recipes, Jeff Miller explores the meteoric rise of the avocado.

              ISBN 9781789142037
              Released AU 1 May 2020
              Publisher Reaktion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Edible
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              Chicken
                

              Chicken (Paperback)

              By Potts, Annie

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $32.99
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              Introduces us to the surprisingly complex world of the chicken, tracing the evolution of jungle fowl and the domestication of chickens by humans. This title describes the ways in which chickens experience the world, form families and friendships, communicate with each other, and ...play, bond and grieve.
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              ISBN 9781861898586
              Released AU 1 Jan 2012
              Publisher Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
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              Wolf
               

              Wolf (Paperback)

              By Marvin, Gary

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $32.99
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              Feared, reviled and revered, the wolf has always evoked powerful emotions in humans. It has been admired as a powerful hunter. This title explores the ways in which indigenous hunting societies respected the wolf as a fellow hunter and how, with the domestication of animals, the ...wolf became regarded as an enemy because of attacks on livestock.
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              ISBN 9781861898791
              Released AU 1 Dec 2011
              Publisher Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
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              The Many Lives of Carbon

              The Many Lives of Carbon (Hardback)

              By Hessen, Dag Olav

              • RRP: $44.99
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              The Many Lives of Carbon is the story of the element carbon, its myriad properties, and its life-cycle. Dag Olav Hessen examines carbon in minerals and rocks, wood and rain forests, as well as looking at carbon's role in the environment and climate.

              ISBN 9781780238517
              Released AU 1 Jan 2018
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              Mars
               

              Mars (Hardback)

              By O'Meara, Stephen James

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $54.99
              • Pub Date
                1 Nov 20

              The most up-to-date account available of Mars, a small world with a big reputation.

              ISBN 9781789142204
              Released AU 1 Nov 2020
              Publisher Reaktion Books
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              Series Kosmos
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              Sparrow
                

              Sparrow (Paperback)

              By Todd, Kim

              • RRP: $35.28
              • $35.28
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              Innocent. Invader. Lover. Thief. Sparrows are everywhere, in many guises. They are cherished pets, subject of elegies by Catullus and John Skelton, listed as 'pretty things' in Sei Shonagon's Pillow Book . This title explores the complex history, biology and literary tradition of... this bird that embodies the word 'common'.
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              ISBN 9781861898753
              Released AU 1 Dec 2011
              Publisher Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
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              Hat: Origins, Language, Style
               

              Hat: Origins, Language, Style (Hardback)

              By Stutesman, Drake

              • RRP: $52.50
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              A beautifully illustrated celebration of the hat, a stylish, practical and important accessory.

              ISBN 9781789141368
              Released AU 1 Dec 2019
              Publisher Reaktion Books
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