Explore the world of astronomy with key quotes and bold graphics to illustrate over 100 of the universe's biggest ideas.The Astronomy Book is an exciting voyage of discovery through the cosmos. Venture from ancient speculations about the nature of the universe, to the mind-boggling theories of recen..
'This is the most important conversation of our time, and Tegmark's thought-provoking book will help you join it' Stephen HawkingAI is the future - but what will that future look like? Will superhuman intelligence be our slave, or become our god?Taking us to the heart of the latest thinking about AI..
Discover and explore the most incredible buildings and other structures ever built by humans. From Stonehenge to the Sagrada Familia, from the great wall of China to the burj Khalifa, manmade wonders of the world plots a continent-by-continent journey around the world, exploring and charting the ing..
From tiny insects to sleek sharks and majestic elephants, this book invites you to explore the animal kingdom up close - from nose to tail. Whether you're interested in specific animal groups such as mammals or birds or have a passion for wildlife photography, this beautiful book will delight, fasci..
What would it have been like to walk the lava-filled earth four and a half billion years ago?Or take your first step on the surface of the moon?And what would you do if robots took over the world?In their series of novels, George's Secret Key to the Universe, Lucy and Stephen Hawking imagined what g..
How did the mob evolve from a disorganised gang of uncouth killers into the deadly 'international Corporation' It is today? tracing its beginnings as an underground society which sprang up in Sicily, to the mob which went on to run organised crime throughout Italy and America, William balsamo – grea..
This book explores institutional development in British India which encompassed both the modernization of existing practices and arrangements (such as the bureaucracy and the military) and the importation of alien practices (such as the rule of law, representation, and mass politics). During the nea..
Pakistan Foreign Policy 1947–2019 Fifth EditionWritten with the express purpose of providing a reference book for students of history, political science, international relations, and Pakistan Studies, this book offers an objective history of policy stances along with the rationale behind decisions m..
Azad Jammu & KashmirThis book explores the opportunities and pitfalls of establishing democracy and legitimate governance in territories with disputed status, especially where governance systems are fragile and the process of democratization is hindered due to socio-political fault lines. The an..
By the author of the acclaimed bestsellers Benjamin Franklin and Steve Jobs, this is the definitive biography of Albert Einstein. How did his mind work? What made him a genius? Isaacson’s biography shows how his scientific imagination sprang from the rebellious nature of his personality. His fascina..
Balochistan has been facing innumerable challenges since Pakistan’s independence. Resentment and socio-political turmoil in Baloch society have been feuled by the federation’s denial of Balochistan’s rightful share of resources and funds: a recognition of this injustice by the state has long been n..
each life has the power to change the world ndaba man de LA was raised by his grandfather, the man known to the world as Nelson man de LA. Here ndaba offers a rare and personal insight into the man behind the myth, sharing with us his memories – charming, intimate and sometimes surprising – to illum..