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    The Faber Book of Exploration

    R99,00 R380,00
    What does it feel like to walk off the edge of a map? To emerge dazed, dying yet triumphant, from the Amazon? Benedict Allen's anthology of human exploration ranges across various terrains - hot and cold deserts, mountains and plains, jungles and high seas - and presents the words of those who, through the centuries - be they Vikings or missionaries, conquistadors or botanists - have set off into 'the unknown'. 'Immaculately edited and shrewdly considered ...a hugely readable compendium.

    India: 150 Years in Photographs: An Album

    R399,00 R1 449,11
    Rare and unpublished images of the great Indian subcontinent from the days of the Raj through the century and independence to the modern day colossus at the beginning of the 21st century.

    Journey to the Centre of the Earth: A Scientific Exploration into the Heart of Our Planet

    R99,00 R225,00
    A history of exploration beneath the surface of our planet, a remarkable voyage of scientific discovery over the past 150 years.

    Goed om te weet

    R99,00 R387,50
    Nie alleen 'n waardevolle naslaanwerk nie, maar ook 'n interessante en leesbare versameling feite waarvan Suid-Afrikaners aan die einde van die eerste dekade van die 21ste eeu behoort kennis te dra. Kennisgebiede waaronder die politiek, geskiedenis, geografie, letterkunde, religie, die kunste en wetenskap en tegnologie word in 13 afdelings gedek.

    History's worst decisions

    R20,00 R200,00
    Volume 2 of the History's worst decisions series features a second crop of major historical bloopers, ordered chronologically and starting with the granddaddy of them all, our hominid ancestors' decision to come down from the trees.

    One of Us: The Story of a Massacre and its Aftermath

    R99,00
    In the tradition of In Cold Blood, the account of a massacre and a gripping portrait of evil, by the author of The Bookseller of Kabul

    Die groot drie

    R49,00
    In die eerste honderd jaar van Die Burger se bestaan het net die drie kunstenaars diens gedoen as spotprenttekenaars. In hierdie boek gee Francois Verster, Naspers se maatskappy-argivaris, 'n onderhoudende historiese oorsig van die bydrae wat elk van die spotprenttekenaars gelewer het.

    Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century

    R79,00 R245,00
    A lively and absorbing narrative of China's ascent from imperial doormat to global economic powerhouse.

    A Million Little Bricks: The Unofficial Illustrated History of the Lego Phenomenon

    R139,00 R275,98
    Toy of the Year, Toy of the Century, Greatest Toy of All Time ....

    Great Monuments Jigsaw Book

    R199,00

    Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

    R185,00 R215,00
    Explores the projects, dreams and nightmares that will shape the twenty-first century - from overcoming death to creating artificial life. This book asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here? And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive powers?

    501 Must-Read Books

    R149,00
    Now available in paperback, 501 Must-Read Books is the essential reference guide for people who love to read.

    The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life

    R159,00
    A fully updated edition of one of the most original accounts of evolution ever written

    That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back

    R179,00 R813,94
    Friedman, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, and Mandelbaum, a leading foreign policy thinker, analyze four major challenges America faces today and spell out what we need to do now to rediscover America and rise to this moment.

    The Holocaust: A New History

    R270,00