Business & Computers

Business & Computers

Business & Computers

Business & Computers

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PCs FOR DUMMIES: 11th edition
DAN GOOKIN    Book Number: 82167
Published price: £14.99
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The world of computer technology moves at breakneck speed and this vintage 2007 issue in the invaluable "Dummies" series stops with Vista, which is no longer supported by Microsoft. But the book ne...
DIGITAL DIET: The 4-Step Plan
DANIEL SIEBERG    Book Number: 83018
Published price: £10
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A four step plan to break your technology addictions and regain balance in your life. If you are bogged under by Facebook, Twitter, Blog, Gmail, Blackberry, iPad, laptop or X-box, if your heart fl...
MILLION DOLLAR WOMEN
JULIA PIMSLEUR    Book Number: 84306
Published price: £13.99
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Raise capital and take your business further and faster, whether you are a woman or not. Entrepreneurs today have an unprecedented shot at the good life and have opportunities their grandparents n...
ART OF BUSINESS: How the Chinese Got Rich
GREG CLYDESDALE    Book Number: 84537
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How many items in your home state Made in China? Looking beyond Sun Tzu, the Silk Road and Marco Polo into the past, present and future of China's inexorable economic rise, we are all aware that C...
DATABASE OF DREAMS
REBECCA LEMOV    Book Number: 84693
Published price: £25
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Product format: Hardback

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Sub-titled 'The Lost Quest to Catalog Humanity' here is the precursor to Facebook, Twitter and today's social media, a rich account of an attempt to record the world of subjective experiences. Dec...
ESTABLISHED: Lessons from the World's Oldest Companies
THE DARK ANGELS COLLECTIVE    Book Number: 85191
Published price: £20
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Heritage, adaptation, values and flexibility. From the oldest pub in the world to the Liberty Bell and the origins of a nation, the book tells the stories of 12 businesses with a combined age of a...
FALSE ECONOMIES
S. D. TUCKER    Book Number: 86750
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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Sub-titled 'The Strangest, Least Successful and Most Audacious Financial Follies, Plans and Crazies of All Time'. When it comes to Brexit, the vast majority of economists warned the public in incr...
TROUBLE MAKERS
LESLIE BERLIN    Book Number: 86791
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Sub-titled 'How A Generation of Silicon Valley Upstarts Invented The Future' here is a fascinating book at a time when five of the most valuable companies on the planet are high-tech firms. The bo...
FORGING CAPITALISM
IAN KLAUS    Book Number: 86573
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Bibliophile price: £1.75
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"Every phase of out market society's expansion was shaped by deceit, fraud and mountebankery." - Chris Lehmann, In These Times. This engaging history looks at how Britain attempted to negotiate ca...
GRAVE NEW WORLD
STEPHEN D. KING    Book Number: 86575
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Sub-titled 'The End of Globalisation, The Return of History', the book asks why globalisation is being rejected. What will a world ruled by rival states with conflicting aims look like and will th...
PIMP STATE: Sex, Money and the Future of Equality
CAT BANYARD    Book Number: 87039
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Never before have prostitution, strip clubs and pornography been as profitable, widely used or embedded in mainstream culture as they are today. This prompts many questions - should it be legal to...
HOW TO FIX THE FUTURE
ANDREW KEEN    Book Number: 87176
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.13
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Sub-titled 'Staying Human in the Digital Age', "Keen offers tools for righting our societies and principals" - in the words of Steve Jobs. He has been described as 'a visionary critic' and 'one of...
HOW TO ENJOY YOUR LIFE AND YOUR JOB
DALE CARNEGIE    Book Number: 86969
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A distillation of wisdom from Carnegie's two blockbusting lifestyle books How to Win Friends and Influence People and How to Stop Worrying and Start Living, this snappy little paperback focuses on ...
IPAD FOR SENIORS:
NICK VANDOME    Book Number: 86232
Published price: £10.99
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The iPad is often regarded as the preserve of the younger generation, but there are huge benefits for seniors as well. An iPad gives you email, video and text, endless surfing, the ability to keep ...
21ST CENTURY WORKFORCES & WORKPLACES
STEPHEN BEVAN ET AL    Book Number: 88385
Published price: £25
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Are permanent, long-term jobs a thing of the past? Does work have to be in a 'place' or office? How will future managers be selected, educated and developed? What is the future for trade unions?...
LOOKING AFTER YOUR PC MADE EASY
ROGER LAING    Book Number: 88976
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Printing, email, safe browsing, viruses, mend, maintain and set up your home office, laptop or desktop computer with confidence. Today more than ever the computer is at the centre of many people's...
MICROSOFT EXCEL MADE EASY
ROB HAWKINS    Book Number: 88978
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Microsoft Excel has become the industry standard software for business people and data analysts or for hobbies where information needs to be listed, calculated or assessed, emails stored for easy s...
HOW TO LIE WITH STATISTICS
DARRELL HUFF    Book Number: 89625
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From the Penguin Business Book series, this book introduces the reader to the niceties of samples (random or stratified random), averages (mean, median or modal), errors (probable, standard or unin...
CREATIVITY CODE: How AI is Learning to Write, Paint & Think
MARCUS DU SAUTOY    Book Number: 89827
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £5.50
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Could a machine one day create a truly original work of art? Illuminating not only the work of coders and creators but the mathematics of chaos that underpin art and our emotional responses to it,...
CHINA'S GREAT WALL OF DEBT
DINNY MCMAHON    Book Number: 89744
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Sub-titled 'Shadow Banks, Ghost Cities, Massive Loans and the End of the Chinese Miracle' this is a penetrating examination of the country's opaque financial system and the complex factors of demog...
DOING BUSINESS IN THE MIDDLE EAST
DONNA MARSH    Book Number: 89796
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Bibliophile price: £4.00
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Sub-titled 'A Cultural and Practical Guide for All Business Professionals', this new edition updates and expands valuable cultural and practical information and is necessary reading for all profess...
UNDERSTANDING AND INTERPRETING COMPANY ACCOUNTS
STEPHEN BLOOMFIELD    Book Number: 89818
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Bibliophile price: £4.00
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A practical guide to published accounts for non-specialists, using non-technical terms to explain the concepts, this brilliant book identifies the links between individual parts of the accounts in ...
SERVER: A Media History from the Present to the Baroque
MARKUS KRAJEWSKI    Book Number: 89780
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Hardback

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From the Baroque courts via the upstairs-downstairs layout of turn of the last century mansions, through the distributed application structures and digitally connected smart houses of today, the wo...
SHALLOWS: How the Internet is Changing the Way We Think
NICHOLAS CARR    Book Number: 89638
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A finalist for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in Non-fiction, Nicholas Carr's bestseller The Shallows has become a foundational book in one of the most important debates of our time. As we enjoy the Inte...
USING YOUR COMPUTER: The Beginner's Guide 3rd Edition
KYLE MACRAE    Book Number: 90025
Published price: £12.99
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A super Haynes manual for all who have finally taken the plunge and bought themselves a PC or laptop or tablet computer. Taking things slowly and keeping it simple the book concentrates exclusivel...
CREATIVITY CODE
MARCUS DU SAUTOY    Book Number: 90527
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A brilliant and joyous read about how AI is learning to write, paint and think and exploring how long it might be before machines compose a symphony or paint a masterpiece. Making a complex subjec...
CODING FOR KIDS: Create Your Own App
MONICA ORIANI CAUDURO    Book Number: 90569
Published price: £9.99
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Coding means giving orders to a computer in a language it can understand. An algorithm is a precise, ordered list of commands to obtain a result. Today we are going to create new apps for your sm...
THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT, INTEREST AND MONEY
JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES    Book Number: 80532
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John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946) is perhaps the foremost economic thinker of the 20th century. On economic theory, he ranks with Adam Smith and Karl Marx; and his impact on how economics was practic...
BEGGAR THY NEIGHBOUR: A History of Usury and Debt
CHARLES GEISST    Book Number: 90441
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According to Roman law, simple interest was permitted when lending money, but compound interest was anathema. Compounding had been used in many ancient civilisations, but the Romans eventually mad...