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  • Goshawk Summer

    The Diary of an Extraordinary Season in the Forest - WINNER OF THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE FOR NATURE WRITING 2022

    by James Aldred ...
    **WINNER OF THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE FOR NATURE WRITING 2022“A beautiful inspirational tale set in an extraordinary time.” – Ray MearsWhat happens to nature when we are no longer there?**In early 2020, wildlife cameraman James Aldred was commissioned to film the lives of a family of goshawks in the New Forest. Then lockdown. No more cars, no more aeroplanes, no one in the woods – except James – in a ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • 10% Human: How Your Body’s Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness

    by Alanna Collen ...
    Obesity, autism, mental health problems, IBS, allergies, auto-immunity, cancer. Does the answer to the modern epidemic of ‘Western’ diseases lie in our gut?You are 10% human. For every one of your cells, there are nine impostors hitching a ride. You are not just flesh and bone, but also bacteria and fungi. And you are more ‘them’ than you are ‘you’.Your gut alone hosts 100 trillion of them and ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Wharf at Waterfall Bay

    by Lisa Harper ...
    The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined young woman alone, who overcame the isolation of her family farm to build a flourishing business. When Lisa Harper returned to her family’s farm at the head of remote Mahau Sound, in the Marlborough Sounds, after years overseas working as a scientist, she showed all the pluck and entrepreneurial streak of the earlier generations of women in her ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Demon Under the Microscope

    From Battlefield Hospitals to Nazi Labs, One Doctor's Heroic Search for the World's First Miracle Drug

    by Thomas Hager ...
    In The Demon Under the Microscope, Thomas Hager chronicles the dramatic history of sulfa, the first antibiotic and the drug that shaped modern medicine.The Nazis discovered it. The Allies won the war with it. It conquered diseases, changed laws, and single-handedly launched the era of antibiotics. Sulfa saved millions of lives—among them those of Winston Churchill and Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Germ Code

    by Jason Tetro ...
    Since the dawn of the human race, germs have been making us sick. Whether the ailment is a cold, the flu, diabetes, obesity or certain cancers, the likely cause is germs. Our ancient enemies have four families - bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa - and many names: Ebola, E. coli, salmonella, norovirus, gonorrhea. . . Human beings are engaged in a "war on germs," in which we develop ever-more ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Removing Asbestos

    by Homer M. Page ...
    The Amazing Solution for Removing Asbestos, Asbestos Testing, Asbestos Symptoms, Asbestos Risk Assessment, Asbestos Litigation and Asbestos Environmental Aspects in The United States.   ... Read more

    $3.15 AUD

  • Microcosm

    E-coli and The New Science of Life

    by Carl Zimmer ...
    In 1946, a twenty-year-old medical school student called Joshua Lederberg decided to find out whether microbes make love. Lederberg was motivated not by a displaced libido, but by scientific ambition. At the age of seven, he had declared that he hoped to become 'like Einstein' and to 'discover a few things in science.'The 'few things' Lederberg discovered would revolutionise modern science and ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Contagion

    The Science of Pandemics

    by Rick Edwards ...
    From the bestselling authors behind Science(ish) and Hollywood Wants to Kill You...A fascinating free ebook about the science of viruses - all told through the Hollywood blockbuster Contagion.Viruses can spread faster than fear - but where do they come from? What makes them so powerful? And how do we stop them spreading like wildfire?With wit and intelligence, Rick Edwards and Dr Michael Brooks ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • How The Brain Lost Its Mind

    Sex, Hysteria and the Riddle of Mental Illness

    'Hugely entertaining' Guardian'Fascinating' Mail on SundayIn 1882, Jean-Martin Charcot was the premiere physician in Paris, having just established a neurology clinic at the infamous Salpêtrière Hospital, a place that was called a 'grand asylum of human misery'. Assessing the dismal conditions, he quickly upgraded the facilities, and in doing so, revolutionized the treatment of mental illness.Many ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Infectious Disease: A Very Short Introduction

    series Very Short Introductions
    As doctors and biologists have learned, to their dismay, infectious disease is a moving target: new diseases emerge every year, old diseases evolve into new forms, and ecological and socioeconomic upheavals change the transmission pathways by which disease spread. By taking an approach focused on the general evolutionary and ecological dynamics of disease, this Very Short Introduction provides a ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Evolution: A View from the 21st Century. Fortified.

    IT IS TIME FOR A NEW THEORY OF EVOLUTION BASED ON GENOMICS, NOT GUESSESIn 2011, James A. Shapiro's Evolution: A View from the 21st Century proposed a revolutionary paradigm for understanding biological evolution: natural genetic engineering, not random accidents, produce genome change. In the 21st-century view, organisms are active participants in the evolutionary process.Since then, climate ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Biofilms in Infection Prevention and Control

    A Healthcare Handbook

    Biofilms in Infection and Disease Control: A Healthcare Handbook outlines the scientific evidence and rationale for the prevention of infection, the role biofilms play in infection control, and the issues concerning their resistance to antimicrobials. This book provides practical guidance for healthcare and infection control professionals, as well as students, for preventing and controlling ... Read more

    $93.99 AUD

  • The Secret Life of Fungi

    Discoveries From a Hidden World

    **_____Fungi are not like us - they are entirely, magically, something else.‘A lyrical, fascinating exploration of this weird organism’** Scottish Field‘A memoir oozing with wonder’ Waterstones.comWelcome to the astonishing secret world of fungi_____Fungi can appear anywhere, from desert dunes to frozen tundra. They can invade our bodies and thoughts; live between our toes or our floorboards; they ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Bactériologie

    Les Grands Articles d'Universalis

    La bactériologie a pris naissance dans le sillage de la chimie, à partir du milieu du XIXe siècle. Elle devait devenir en quelques décennies une science autonome sous l'impulsion de trois savants de génie : Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), qui a créé la bactériologie appliquée en … ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD


    Breve storia delle malattie che hanno plasmato il destino dell’uomo

    by Matteo Sacchi ...
    series Fuori dal coro
    Dalle prime epidemie che colpirono l’umanità alle malattie che ci hanno minacciato sino alle soglie del mondo contemporaneo, il progresso dell’uomo è stato anche una lunga lotta contro virus e batteri. Dal vestito dei medici contro la peste ai moderni vaccini e antibiotici, passando per la quarantena, il confronto con i più terribili dei morbi ha modellato la Storia e quel che siamo. Ora sfide che ... Read more

    $7.69 AUD


    Come siamo sfuggiti dalla tirannia delle malattie e come l’ignoranza potrebbe farla ritornare tra noi

    by Matteo Sacchi ...
    series Fuori dal coro
    Dalle prime epidemie che sconvolsero l’umanità alle malattie che oggi minacciano la vita quotidiana, il progresso (anche tecnologico) dei vaccini è cresciuto quasi di pari passo con le ideologie che si oppongono a qualsiasi intervento per garantire una protezione di massa. Il virus dell’ignoranza oggi rischia di compromettere le conquiste fatte dalla civiltà negli ultimi tre secoli.Questo pamphlet ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD


    Guide to Asthma home remedies and management

    Guide to Asthma home remedies and managementIf you've been coughing for months - or years - and can't get answers from your doctor, this book is for you.  The book also explains how sick nerves, "neurogenic cough" (the second most common cause of chronic cough), is diagnosed and treated.More than 20 million Americans suffer from chronic cough. Sufferers of chronic cough experience confusing and ... Read more

    $6.60 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • l'origine de la peste bovine

    Ce n’est pas sans appréhension que j’aborde un sujet aussi épineux que l’est celui de l’origine de la peste bovine. Que pourrais-je dire d’original sur une question pour la solution de laquelle, en France et ailleurs, tant d’intelligence a été dépensée  ? Rien assurément. Je n’ai d’autre intention dans les pages qui vont suivre que celle de chercher à exposer l’état actuel de la question. Si je n ... Read more

    $4.22 AUD

  • Guerra Biológica & Bioterrorismo

    by Martin Lema ...
    La guerra biologica ha pasado de ser tema de la ciencia ficcion y del cine a las tapas de los diarios en todo el mundo. Cuan indefensos estamos frente a la posibilidad del bioterrorismo, y que medidas de prevencion se pueden tomar? Martin Lema nos muestra en este libro el otro lado de las peliculas: que hay de cierto, de fantasia y de temible en la amenaza de la guerra biologica, definida como la ... Read more


  • The Body System Series: The Immune System and its Functions

    series The Body System Series
    The Body System Series: The Immune System and its Functions Having Trouble on Biology? Need to find out information about the organ systems and how they work? This book on the Immune System will help you to learn and understand the Immune System, and how its functions help protect our bodies and give us immunity. In this book it contains: • The types of Microorganisms that harm the body: For ... Read more

    $8.75 AUD

  • Keeping Your Dairy Healthy

    An Outline of Bateriology

    Book 22 - Living With the Land
    Modern dairying is attempting to build its more accurate knowledge upon a broader and surer foundation, and in doing this is seeking to ascertain the cause of well-established processes. In this, bacteriology is playing an important rôle. Indeed, it may be safely predicted that future progress in dairying will, to a large extent, depend upon bacteriological research.An exposition of its principles ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • Healthy Living on a Small Farm

    A Manual of Rural Sanitation and Hygiene

    Book 15 - Living With the Land
    What a pity it is that the young will not learn from the experience of those who have gone before them!Could they only do so, how much suffering and woe could be avoided in this world. Unfortunately, however, there are few men so constituted that they are willing to be guided by the experience of those who have preceded them, and there is but a faint possibility, therefore, that any good can be ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • Typhoid Mary

    "George Soper...paid Mary Mallon a surprise visit ... explained that she was infecting people...Mary became angry. She cursed at him, grabbed a carving knife, and lunged toward him..." -ListVerse, Jan. 6, 2019"Soper, a sanitary engineer articulated a narrative...a detective story." -Patient Zero (2017)"The hospital required the services of an expert epidemic fighter...Soper headed to the hospital ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Was wirklich wirkt

    Kompass durch die Welt der sanften Medizin

    Die überarbeitete und erweiterte Neuausgabe des SPIEGEL-Bestsellers»Unbedingt dieses Buch lesen!« Mai Thi Nguyen-KimZu wenig Zeit für die Patienten und immer gleich Antibiotika? Impfungen gegen alles und jedes? „Schulmedizin“ hat keinen guten Ruf. Globuli, Akupunktur, Osteopathie & Co. hingegen sind angesagt. Sie gelten als sanft und natürlich. Doch weder ist die Natur immer gut noch jede ... Read more

    $13.30 AUD