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Bad Medicine: Doctors Doing Harm Since Hippocrates

Bad Medicine

Doctors Doing Harm Since Hippocrates

OUP Oxford (2006)
AU$22.76

In this controversial new account of the history of medicine, David Wootton argues that, from the...

Paolo Sarpi: Between Renaissance and Enlightenment

Paolo Sarpi

Between Renaissance and Enlightenment

Cambridge University Press (2002)
AU$36.30

A reinterpretation of Sarpi's life as expressing a carefully thought out hostility to doctrinal...

The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution

The Invention of Science

A New History of the Scientific Revolution

Penguin Books Ltd (2015)
AU$14.99

We live in a world made by science. How and when did this happen? This book tells the story of the...

The Prince
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (1995)
AU$10.73

"This is an excellent, readable and vigorous translation of The Prince , but it is much more than...

Machiavelli: Selected Political Writings
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (1994)
AU$19.00

Here are The Prince and the most important of the Discourses newly translated into spare, vivid...

Doctor Faustus: With The English Faust Book

Doctor Faustus

With The English Faust Book

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2005)
AU$12.64

This edition of Doctor Faustus features annotated versions, with modernized spelling and...

Utopia: with Erasmus's "The Sileni of Alcibiades"

Utopia

with Erasmus's "The Sileni of Alcibiades"

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (1999)
AU$14.71

Wootton's translation brings out the liveliness of More's work and offers an accurate and reliable...

Locke: Political Writings
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2003)
AU$21.46

John Locke's Second Treatise of Government (c. 1681) is perhaps the key founding liberal text. A...

Candide: and Related Texts

Candide

and Related Texts

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2000)
AU$13.51

David Wootton's scalpel-sharp translation of Candide features a brilliant Introduction, a map of...

Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700
Palgrave Macmillan (2010)
AU$102.90

Explores dramatic, narrative and polemical versions of the 'taming of the shrew' story, from the...