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  1. Mind-Body Medicine: The New Science of Optimal Health Sale

    Mind-Body Medicine: The New Science of Optimal Health

    Jason M. Satterfield
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
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    In recent decades, science has revealed that the mind and body are intimately connected in ways we haven’t previously realized—and this field of knowledge is now changing our understanding of health and disease. Now you can study this subject in compelling depth with Mind-Body Medicine: The New Science of Optimal Health, with the expert guidance of Professor Jason M. Satterfield of the University of...
  2. Writing and Civilization: From Ancient Worlds to Modernity

    Writing and Civilization: From Ancient Worlds to Modernity

    Marc Zender
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (70)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    The written word is so central to the way we communicate and live that it can seem as if it has always existed. Yet writing is clearly a human invention—and a relatively recent one at that. Now, in the 24 lectures of Writing and Civilization: From Ancient Worlds to Modernity, you can trace the remarkable saga of “visible speech” from its earliest origins to its future in the digital age. In this...
  3. The 23 Greatest Solo Piano Works

    The 23 Greatest Solo Piano Works

    Robert Greenberg
    4.7 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (52)
    Starting at £34.99 Starting at £34.99 £79.99 £34.99£79.99
    The piano has inspired many of the greatest compositional works in the Western concert repertoire since the mid-18th century. These historic milestones in piano writing are celebrated for their compositional mastery and their extraordinary power to move listeners and mirror human experience; their use of the piano in groundbreaking or unique ways; and the fact that they have stood the test of time. Now, in The...
  4. Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World Sale

    Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World

    W. Bernard Carlson
    3.9 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (71)
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    From prehistoric times to the 21st century, inventions have changed the world, enabling humans to produce more food and energy and to establish social order and cultural meaning. In fact, great inventions have marked a number of key turning points in human history, transforming society and our daily lives. Now you can learn the remarkable stories surrounding such monumental inventions—and how consequential...
  5. Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity

    Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity

    Benjamin Schumacher
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (82)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    The force of gravity rules the universe, yet it is one of the least understood of all the forces of nature. The study of gravity helped spark the Scientific Revolution in the 17th century, and it continues to be at the forefront of physics today. Now, in Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity, plunge into this compelling subject in 24 intensively illustrated lectures, presented by...
  6. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets

    Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    With record-breaking highs one minute and economy-rocking lows the next—not to mention arcane rules and ambiguous terminology—it can seem as if there’s no way to feel truly comfortable in the financial markets. But there is, and it’s more accessible than you might think. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets is an essential primer on this domain, from its functions, strengths,...
  7. The World's Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites

    The World's Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites

    Michael E. Wysession
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (247)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Geological wonders are like great works of art. They are impressive, beautiful, mysterious, and surprising. Whether you are planning your next vacation or exploring the world from home, you owe it to your planet to know the places that make it exceptional throughout the solar system. The World’s Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites is your gateway to an unrivaled adventure. In 36 lavishly...
  8. Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are Sale

    Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are

    David Livermore
    4.6 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (66)
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    When in Rome, do as the Romans do. The concept of cultural adaptation is hardly new, but in our increasingly globalized world, the need for cross-cultural understanding has never been more essential to our success in life, both personally and professionally. Yet how can we possibly adapt to all the cultures surrounding us? And is adaptation always the best approach? In Customs of the World: Using Cultural...
  9. How the Crusades Changed History

    How the Crusades Changed History

    Philip Daileader
    3.9 out of 5
    74% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
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    Hundreds of years have passed since the last crusader knight laid down his sword, but the centuries of medieval warfare we collectively call the Crusades continue to hold powerful sway over our modern world and the tense conflicts between religions and entire civilizations. Because the Crusades have been so consequential to history, it’s essential that we understand the context, motivations, and preconditions...
  10. The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles: From Cards to Sudoku

    The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles: From Cards to Sudoku

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (53)
    Starting at £29.99 Starting at £29.99 £49.99 £29.99£49.99
    Whether it’s chess, poker, or Sudoku, most games have this in common: Everything you need to win is rooted in mathematics. Now, using nothing more than a simple grasp of math, you can discover optimal ways to win games and solve puzzles with the speed and accuracy of professional players—many of whom attribute their professional gaming success to mathematical strategies—in The Mathematics of Games and Puzzles:...
  11. A New History of Life

    A New History of Life

    Stuart Sutherland
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (74)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Could our planet have been seeded with life from elsewhere? How have natural forces conspired to remove most traces of life from the planet? And how has life itself responded with determination to survive and thrive in a multitude of astonishing forms? Learn about the amazing story of our world— its origins, extinctions, and evolutions—in the 36 lavishly illustrated lectures of A New History of Life. This is a...
  12. The Greatest Controversies of Early Christian History

    The Greatest Controversies of Early Christian History

    Bart D. Ehrman
    4.4 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (62)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £24.99 £24.99£24.99
    Whether we view it in religious, social, political, or economic terms, Christianity has deeply and integrally influenced the Western worldview, our way of life, and our most basic notions of selfhood, morality, and ethics. But compelling controversies surrounding the development of Christianity in its first three centuries bring into question common beliefs about the faith. Now, in The Greatest Controversies of...
  13. Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (27)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Solve a wide array of problems in the physical, biological, and social sciences, engineering, economics, and other areas with the skills you learn in Understanding Calculus II: Problems, Solutions, and Tips. This second course in the calculus sequence introduces you to exciting new techniques and applications of one of the most powerful mathematical tools ever invented. Professor Bruce H. Edwards of the University...
  14. Scientific Secrets for Self-Control

    Scientific Secrets for Self-Control

    C. Nathan DeWall
    2.9 out of 5
    52% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (65)
    Starting at £12.99 Starting at £12.99 £21.99 £12.99£21.99
    Having the mental fortitude to reach your goals, whether they concern your job, your personal finances, your skills at a hobby, or even your waistline, seems forever unattainable. But here's the truth: Greater willpower and lasting success are well within your reach. It all depends on an understanding of the science behind self-control. And once you've grasped the fundamentals of self-control and learned how to...
  15. Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon

    Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon

    Suzanne M. Desan
    4.8 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (134)
    Starting at £69.99 Starting at £69.99 £99.99 £69.99£99.99
    The 25 years between the onset of the French Revolution in 1789 and the Bourbon Restoration after Napoleon in 1814 is an astonishing period in world history. Now you can learn the full story of this era that shook the foundations of the old world and marked a permanent shift for politics, religion, and society—not just for France, but for all of Europe—in Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon....
  16. What Science Knows about Cancer

    What Science Knows about Cancer

    David Sadava
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Few global challenges touch humanity with as much immediacy or ubiquity as cancer. The good news is that the landscape of cancer treatment and prevention is a vastly different place than it was even a decade ago. What Science Knows about Cancer reports from the front lines of the war on cancer with a clear and scientifically precise—yet thoroughly accessible—guide to how the disease develops, thrives, and can...
  17. Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Michael Shermer
    3.8 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (60)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £19.99 £19.99£19.99
    Despite our best efforts, we are all vulnerable to believing things without using logic or having proper evidence—and it doesn’t matter how educated or well read we are. Our brains seem to be hardwired to have our beliefs come first and explanations for our beliefs second. But there’s a method for avoiding this pitfall of human nature, and it’s called skepticism. In Skepticism 101: How to Think like a...
  18. Food: A Cultural Culinary History

    Food: A Cultural Culinary History

    Ken Albala
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (110)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    The drive to obtain food has been a major catalyst across all of history, from prehistoric times to the present. For this reason, food offers a deeply insightful lens on human history, shedding new light on the evolution of social and political systems, on cultural interactions, economic empires, human migrations, and more. Now, in Food: A Cultural Culinary History, take an enthralling journey into the human...
  19. The Intelligent Brain Sale

    The Intelligent Brain

    Richard J. Haier
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Save up to £25.00 Starting at £14.99 £49.99 £14.99£49.99
    No feature of the mind is as important, controversial, and mysterious as intelligence. It is the epitome of brain function, and it has a powerful influence on success in life. And thanks to decades of research, we are closer than ever before to understanding it. Now in The Intelligent Brain, taught by one of the world’s foremost researchers on intelligence, Professor Richard J. Haier of the University of...
  20. 30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World Sale

    30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World

    Diana K. McDonald
    4 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (57)
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    30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World offers you what few art history courses do, even in our top universities—a broad and comprehensive survey of art in the ancient world. Over the course of 36 fascinating lectures, Professor Diana Krumholz McDonald, an expert in ancient art history and an esteemed lecturer and scholar, takes you on a grand journey around the world to see some of the greatest works of art ever...