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              Books by Simon Winchester

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              When The Earth Shakes
                

              When The Earth Shakes (Board Book)

              By Winchester, Simon

              • Imp. $40.99
              • $32.79
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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
              Interest Age Children
              Series Smithsonian
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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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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              Language en
              Published 28 April 2018 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

              • RRP: $36.99
              • $27.74
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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 (Hardback, ePub edition)

              By Winchester, Simon

              • RRP: $58.99
              • $44.24
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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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              Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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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

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $26.99
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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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              Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
                

              Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

              By Winchester, Simon

              The epic life story of the Atlantic Ocean from the bestselling author, Simon Winchester

              ISBN 9780007341382
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              Language en
              Published 17 March 2011 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Loan Credits 26
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              Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded
                

              Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded (EPUB ebook)

              By Winchester, Simon

              In August 1883 there was a series of volcanic eruptions on the island of Krakatoa - these were so extreme that the effects were heard and felt over ten per cent of the Earth's surface. This text uses contemporary reports to recount the events leading up to and following the catac ...

              ISBN 9780141926230
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              Language en
              Published 3 June 2004 by Penguin
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              Oxford

              Oxford (Hardback)

              By Parr, Martin; Winchester, Simon

              • RRP: $73.99
              • $66.59
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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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              Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World

              Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Foreword by Winchester, Simon

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $35.99
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              From Italy to the Indian Ocean, from Japan to Honduras, a far-reaching examination of the perils of American military bases overseas.

              ISBN 9781510728813
              Published 3 October 2017 by Skyhorse Publishing
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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 (Paperback, export ed)

              By Winchester, Simon

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $10.49
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              Simon Winchester's The Surgeon of Crowthorne was an international bestseller and tells an extraordinary true story of murder, madness and an extraordinary friendship in the nineteenth century. It is the tale of James Murray, the compiler of the first Oxford English Dictionary, an ...

              ISBN 9780141037714
              Published 1 September 2008 by Penguin
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              Series Popular Penguins
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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