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              Ikigai & Other Japanese Words to Live By

              Ikigai & Other Japanese Words to Live By (Hardback)

              By Fujimoto, Mari; Foreword by Winchester, Simon; Photographs by Kenna, Michael

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              Japanese linguistic expression and philosophy are deeply interwoven, to the extent that almost every word holds a mine of cultural meaning. Much as the concepts of hygge , lykke and lagom have changed the lives of Western readers, this book aims to introduc e and explain some of ...

              ISBN 9781911130888
              Published 1 April 2019 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder, Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary
                

              The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder, Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary (EPUB ebook)

              By Winchester, Simon

              W.C. Minor was one of the keenest volunteers involved in the making of the Oxford English Dictionary. What the OED's editor, James Murray, didn't realise was that he was also a millionaire American Civil War surgeon turned lunatic, imprisoned in Broadmoor Asylum for murder.

              ISBN 9780141942049
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              Language en
              Published 25 July 2002 by Penguin
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              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2018 Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery to allow us to see as far as the moon and as close as the Higgs boson.

              ISBN 9780008241780
              Published 2 May 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (Trade Paperback / Paperback, ePub edition)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Best-selling author Simon Winchester maps the amazing trajectory of the fathers of engineering. The lives of Wilkinson, Whitworth, Maudslay, Bramah, and Ramsden are interwoven with anecdotes such as the invention of the Rolls-Royce and Thomas Jefferson's innovations, offering a f ...

              ISBN 9780008241773
              Published 8 May 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World
                

              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

              By Winchester, Simon

              SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2018 Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery to allow us to see as far as the moon and as close as the Higgs boson.

              ISBN 9780008241797
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              Published 28 April 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              When The Earth Shakes
               

              When The Earth Shakes (Board Book)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              New York Times bestselling author, Simon Winchester tells the gripping story of what happens when the earth shakes, explodes, or floods. Stunning geological and historical images from the Smithsonian, handy maps and charts, and on-the-scene photos from the author's personal colle ...

              ISBN 9780670785360
              Published 15 January 2017 by Penguin
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              Series Smithsonian
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              Skulls: An Exploration of Alan Dudley's Curious Collection

              Skulls: An Exploration of Alan Dudley's Curious Collection (Hardback)

              By Mann, Nick; Winchester, Simon

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              A beautiful spellbinding exploration of more than 300 different animal skulls--amphibians, birds, fish, mammals, and reptiles--written by a New York Times -bestselling author and produced in collaboration with the makers of The Elements and Solar System.

              ISBN 9781579129125
              Published 3 January 2011 by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishe
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              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

              Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (Hardback, ePub edition)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Best-selling author Simon Winchester maps the amazing trajectory of the fathers of engineering. The lives of Wilkinson, Whitworth, Maudslay, Bramah, and Ramsden are interwoven with anecdotes such as the invention of the Rolls-Royce and Thomas Jefferson's innovations, offering a f ...

              ISBN 9780008241766
              Published 23 April 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

              Pacific: The Ocean of the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Winchester, Simon

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              Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of water, and - in matters economic, political and military - the ocean of the future.

              ISBN 9780007550760
              Published 21 September 2015 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Oxford

              Oxford (Hardback)

              By Parr, Martin; Winchester, Simon

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              A wonderful photo-documentary account of a year in the life of Oxford University, created by the renowned photo-journalist Martin Parr. His exquisite behind-the-scenes images are accompanied by Simon Winchester's witty and affectionate essay on life in the iconic institution.

              ISBN 9780198724414
              Published 21 September 2017 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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