Most popular Reference, information & interdisciplinary subjects books
The most popular Reference, information & interdisciplinary subjects books currently available. Updated weekly.
"[A]bounds with well-chosen anecdotes...enlightening...a pleasure to read." -Foreign Affairs
<p>With their first bestselling book, The GCHQ Puzzle Book, the UK's intelligence and security experts tested us with puzzles, codes and real-life entrance tests from their archives. Now, they are back with a new collection of head-scratching, mind-boggling and brain-bending puzzles that will leave you pondering for hours.</p><p>For those who often found themselves stumped with the first book, there will be even more starter puzzles to get those brains warmed up. Puzzle aficionados needn't worry though, as there will also be an 'Even Harder' section to test everyone to their limits.</p><p>Not only that, but in celebration of GCHQ's centenary, the puzzles in this new book will sit alongside stories, facts and photos from the organisation's first 100 years at the heart of the nation's security.</p><p>From the Government Code & Cipher School, to Bletchley Park, through to protecting against cyberattacks, the security of our country is in the hands of GCHQ. With this book, you'll get exclusive snapshots into the organisation that keeps us all safe.</p><p>Publisher: Penguin Books<br />ISBN: 9780241365434</p>
Get ready for a new decade of record-breaking with Guinness World Records 2020. Fully updated and redesigned, GWR2020 celebrates the latest record-breaking achievements, covering topics from the classic - amazing animals, jaw-dropping geography and spectacular sporting achievements - to the cutting-edge - including viral sports and robots and AI.
The Private Eye Annual 2019 presents the year's best cartoons, jokes, parodies and topical sketches from the UK's most successful satirical news and current affairs magazine. The Private Eye Annual remains a perennial Christmas bestseller, the perfect secret Santa gift for under a tenner!
From the world of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls comes the fictionalized biography about the exciting life and adventures of Ada Lovelace.
The Little Red Book of Klopp contains the best witticisms and quotes from the charming and irrepressible Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.
The clear and detailed mapping in this bestselling Collins world atlas has been brought fully up-to-date to reflect all recent geopolitical changes. Great value and contains all the world maps you need in a budget atlas, for family, study and business use.
Full colour double-sided map of Great Britain at 8.7 miles to 1 inch (1:550,000), with clear, detailed road network and administrative areas shown in colour.
Official Licensed Merchandise. Chelsea Football Club.
Whisky enthusiasts all over the world look forward to the Malt Whisky Yearbook every autumn. This 15th edition is again fully revised and packed with new and up-to-date information on more than 400 whisky distilleries from all over the world.
The brand new edition of the unrivalled and bestselling annual, Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book.
101 Gins to Try Before You Die is the UK's foremost book on gin, and was the first to explore the explosion of innovative gin brands and the artisanal distillers that are reinventing this classic drink - this new edition is updated to include the very latest new gins as well as the eternal classics and original favourites.
An essential addition to the start-up toolkit, designed for entrepreneurs, founders, graphic designers, brand creators and anyone seeking to decode the complicated world of brand identity. Book of Branding is a creative guide for new businesses, start-ups and individuals, which puts visual identity at the heart of brand strategy.
Official Licensed Merchandise. Arsenal Football Club. Gunners.
An A-Z of gin, explaining everything you need to know about this sylish spirit.
The March 2019 British National Formulary (BNF 77) is your essential reference book for prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines.
The third instalment of the bestselling Almanac Seasonal Guides
Written by a world-renowned expert in perinatal pharmacology, this essential reference contains current, complete, and evidence-based information on the transmission of maternal drugs into human milk. This 2019 edition has been extensively revised, and now includes 39 completely new and 331 updated medications, and state-of-the-art coverage of multiple diseases, vaccines, and syndromes.
This innovative and carefully designed photographic pocket-sized guide provides a concise introduction to the identification of the 246 birds most likely to be seen in Great Britain and Ireland.
This comprehensive guide to decimal coins can trace its history back over 50 years. It puts all the rumours straight and acts as an excellent collectors' guide to UK decimal coinage. Current market values, plus a lot more info, Including some market commentary. The publisher believes it to be the most accurate guide to decimal coinage.
This year's blockbuster annual contains over 1,200 of the scariest, weirdest and funniest stories from around the world, including: - The man who lived in a sand castle for twenty years- The cat who was born with twenty-eight toes- The restaurant that served a burger made out of worms .
The latest dynamic annual for the 21st century.
The number one annual for football fans everywhere!
Sunstein, Robert Walmsley University Professor, Harvard University, and author of Conformity'Fascinating'The Economist'Zeitgeisty'Financial Times, Business Book of the Month'Messengers is a crucial reminder that the messenger is as important as the message.
The brand new edition of the unrivalled and bestselling Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book.
As essential reference work for secondary education (14-18 year-olds), suitable for Key Stage 4, GCSE, A-Level and international schools
In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg translates cutting-edge behavioural science into practical self-improvement action, distilling advanced neuroscience into fascinating narratives of transformation.
Over 700 campsites, inspected and rated by AA professional inspectors.
Covering all 55 UEFA member countries, this is a statistical yearbook of both domestic & International football during the 2018-19 season. In addition to full line-ups & stats for International games it contains detailed information of games played in the top divisions of each country, final tables and much more.
A Super Quick guide to finding and assessing good sources for your research assignment or project.
The 40th-anniversary edition of this essential guide to buying and collecting antiques.
The 2020 Maria Thun biodynamic calendar adapted for North American (EST) dates and times, showing optimum days for sowing, pruning and harvesting.
A journey through the most unlikely of gardens: the oases of peace people create in the midst of war