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WALDEN TWO

WALDEN TWO

Philosophy

Genre:

B.F. Skinner

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Publisher:

Hackett

A reprint of the 1976 Macmillan edition.

This fictional outline of a modern utopia has been a center of controversy ever since its publication in 1948. Set in the United States, it pictures a society in which human problems are solved by a scientific technology of human conduct.

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BALVANERA

BALVANERA

Historical Fiction

Genre:

Francisco Narla

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Publisher:

Edhasa

During the sixteenth century, the royal houses, the nobles, the richest merchants of the old continent dressed in black.
Of all the merchandise that arrived from the Indies, the most valuable, the most coveted was dyewood.

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STEALING FROM THE SARACENS

STEALING FROM THE SARACENS

History

Genre:

Diana Darke

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Publisher:

Hurst

A revealing history of Islamic architectural influence on Europe’s cathedrals, palaces and monuments.

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TOXIC

TOXIC

History

Genre:

Dan Kaszeta

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Publisher:

Hurst

A dark and chilling story of the invention, proliferation and use of nerve agents.
Toxic recounts the grisly history of chemical weapons of mass destruction: a deadly suite of invisible, odourless killers.

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ONE BIG FAMILY

ONE BIG FAMILY

Children Non Fiction

Genre:

Santiago Ginnobili. Illustrations by Guido Ferro

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Publisher:

Iamiqué

In exquisite prose, an epistemologist tells us of Charles Darwin’s courage and how he helped us understand who we are and where we come from. How he showed us that the world is more complex, beautiful and interesting than we ever thought. How his ideas encourage us to think in bold and original ways. Guido Ferro’s beautiful, precise illustrations make this a book of wonders.

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I'LL BE STRONG FOR YOU

I'LL BE STRONG FOR YOU

Literary & General

Genre:

Nasim Marashi

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Nashre Cheshmeh

Resistance against a masculine history.
This award-winning debut novel by Iranian journalist Nasim Marashi follows the lives of three young women in Tehran over the course of two seasons as they pursue their wildly different dreams even as they discover that it may mean breaking with the past and endangering their longstanding friendship.

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AFRICAN EUROPEANS

AFRICAN EUROPEANS

History

Genre:

Olivette Otele

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Publisher:

Hurst

A dazzling history of African Europeans, revealing old and diverse links between the two continents.

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WOKE CAPITALISM

WOKE CAPITALISM

Economy & Politics

Genre:

Carl Rhodes

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Bristol U.P. - Policy Press

Carl Rhodes takes us on a lively and fascinating history of woke capitalism – from 1950s corporate social responsibility, through 1980s neoliberalism, tracing it alongside the adoption and mutation of the term ‘woke’ from Black American culture – and brings us right up to current-day debates.

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HISTORY HAS BEGUN

HISTORY HAS BEGUN

Economy & Politics

Genre:

Bruno Maçães

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Publisher:

Hurst

What if America hasn’t yet peaked? What if a new America has only just begun?

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TWO HUNDRED STORMY DAYS (Duecento Giorni di Tempesta)

TWO HUNDRED STORMY DAYS (Duecento Giorni di Tempesta)

Literary & General

Genre:

Simona Moraci

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Publisher:

Marlin

An intriguing love triangle among Sonia, Stefano and Andrea in a Sicilian seaside town in the hands of crime. All three are teachers in a school where the pupils' violent refusal of any rule and discipline dominates.

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POINTLESS WORLD ATLAS

POINTLESS WORLD ATLAS

Lifestyle, Travel

Genre:

Albano Marcarini

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Publisher:

Hoepli

An atlas of geographically sorted geo-political anomalies of past and present times

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EVERYDAY BIOLOGY

EVERYDAY BIOLOGY

Children Non-Fiction

Genre:

Cecilia Di Prinzio, Valeria Edelsztein, iIlustrations by Pablo Picyk

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Publisher:

Iamiqué

A captivating picture book about Biology -a science which is part of our life and the lives of all living things- and which can guide us discover this fascinating discipline.

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A STRANGE AND BRILLIANT LIGHT

A STRANGE AND BRILLIANT LIGHT

Genre:

Eli Lee

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Publisher:

Jo Fletcher Books (Quercus/Hachette)

'A Strange and Brilliant Light' is a riveting, thought-provoking speculative literary novel, it explores the impact of the AI revolution through the eyes of three very different young women – Lal, Janetta and Rose.

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EACH STORY IS A GAME

EACH STORY IS A GAME

Biology is part of your life and the lives of all living things… Join Tomi and Sofi on their day of pure biology and discover this fascinating discipline.

Genre:

Giovanna Paesani

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Publisher:

LaMeridiana

A book to use and discover. Each story becomes a game and by playing children learn about themselves and the world.

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THE MAGIC BOX

THE MAGIC BOX

Genre:

Giovanna Parimbelli

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Publisher:

LaMeridiana

How to use this "magical" tool to bring children to approach, take a seat and wait for what will come out of the box, thus starting the relationship process

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ALL SISTERS

ALL SISTERS

Religion

Genre:

E.E. Green, S. Segoloni Ruta, S. Zorzi

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Publisher:

LaMeridiana

All sisters. All brothers. There is richness and Gospel in saying these words. It takes a little more courage, though. Or maybe parrhesia. The parrhesia perspective is argued, drawn, indicated in this book.

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A SHORT HISTORY OF CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY

A SHORT HISTORY OF CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY

Religion

Genre:

Dirk Ansorge

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Publisher:

Fr. Pustet

Dirk Ansorge broadly traces the epochs of the history of theology from late antiquity to the present day and makes central theological statements understandable from their respective historical contexts and concepts.

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BOMBSHELL

BOMBSHELL

Biography & Memoirs

Genre:

Mike Rothmiller, Douglas Thompson

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Publisher:

Ad Lib

It is based on secret police files, the actress’s diary, and interviews including an astonishing confession from actor Peter Lawford - the Kennedys’ brother-in-law who was there on the night she died.
Marilyn, her diary reveals, was enraged that the Kennedys were treating her “like a whore” and was threatening to spill the beans.
Was she killed to silence her and save the country’s political royalty from embarrassment?

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CLASSICAL CHINESE FOR EVERYONE

CLASSICAL CHINESE FOR EVERYONE

Textbook

Genre:

Bryan W. Van Norden

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Publisher:

Hackett

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THE RENAISSANCE IN ITALY

THE RENAISSANCE IN ITALY

History

Genre:

Kenneth R. Bartlett with Gillian C. Bartlett

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Publisher:

Hackett

An excellent and novel view of the Italian Renaissance

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