Books found that match ""Simon Winchester""

97 books were found.

Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780061866128
Format: Audio
$58.37

From the New York Times -bestselling author of A Crack in the Edge of the World and Krakatoa comes this epic...  Read More >>

Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World

Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America...

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9781510728813
Format: Paperback
$34.99

From Italy to the Indian Ocean, from Japan to Honduras, a Far-Reaching Examination of the Perils of American Military...  Read More >>

Outposts CD: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the British Empire

Outposts CD: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the...

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060797188
Format: Audio
$43.72

Originally published in 1985, Outposts is Simon Winchester's journey to find the vanishing empire, on which the...  Read More >>

Krakatoa CD: Krakatoa CD

Krakatoa CD: Krakatoa CD

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060530679
Format: Audio
$58.32

From the bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World comes an examination...  Read More >>

A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906

A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great...

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060823863
Format: Audio
$43.72

The international bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and Krakatoa takes an adventurous and informative...  Read More >>

A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906

A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great...

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780792737650
Format: Audio
$69.99

The international bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and Krakatoa takes an adventurous and informative...  Read More >>

The Perfectionists Low Price CD: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

The Perfectionists Low Price CD: How Precision Engineers...

Author: Simon Winchester ,  Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780062931962
Format: Audio
$29.18

The revered New York Times bestselling author traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the...  Read More >>

When the Sky Breaks: Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and the Worst Weather in the World

When the Sky Breaks: Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and the...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780451476357
Format: Hardback
$33.56

Hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, tornadoes: when these giant storms hit, they are natural disasters with huge impact!...  Read More >>

Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom

Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9781456105013
Format: Downloadable audio file
$119.70

In sumptuous and illuminating detail Simon Winchester chronicles the extraordinary story of Joseph Needham, the...  Read More >>

The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible

The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers,...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9781467662574
Format: Pre-recorded MP3 player
$124.06

Simon Winchester, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Atlantic and The Professor and the Madman,...  Read More >>

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060530662
Format: Audio
$51.02

From the bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World comes an examination...  Read More >>

The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible

The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers,...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780062355638
Format: Audio
$29.18

Simon Winchester, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Atlantic and The Professor and the Madman,...  Read More >>

The Man Who Loved China CD: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom  the Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom

The Man Who Loved China CD: The Fantastic Story of the...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780061556272
Format: Audio
$58.32

The New York Times -bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and Krakatoa returns with the remarkable...  Read More >>

A Crack in the Edge of the World CD: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906

A Crack in the Edge of the World CD: America and the...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060823870
Format: Audio
$58.32

The international bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and Krakatoa takes an adventurous and informative...  Read More >>

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity,...

Author: Author and Historian Simon Winchester ,  Author and Historian Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780060836269
Format: Audio
$21.82

The Professor and the Madman, masterfully researched and eloquently written, is an extraordinary tale of madness,...  Read More >>

The Day the World Exploded: The Earthshaking Catastrophe at Krakatoa

The Day the World Exploded: The Earthshaking Catastrophe...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780061239823
Format: Hardback
$33.56

This fascinating adaptation of Winchester's adult bestseller Krakatoa brings to life one of history's most unexpected...  Read More >>

The River at the Centre of the World: A Journey Up the Yangtze, and Back in Chinese Time

The River at the Centre of the World: A Journey Up the...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780140249125
Format: Paperback
$24.95

This is an account of the author's journey from the mouth of the Yangste River in China, to its source. This story...  Read More >>

Bomb, Book and Compass: Joseph Needham and the Great Secrets of China

Bomb, Book and Compass: Joseph Needham and the Great...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780670913794
Format: Paperback
$32.95

Joseph Needham was a distinguished biochemist at Cambridge University, married to a fellow scientist. In 1937 he...  Read More >>

Bomb, Book and Compass: Joseph Needham and the Great Secrets of China

Bomb, Book and Compass: Joseph Needham and the Great...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780141011585
Format: Paperback
$32.11

Inspired by a wartime mission to occupied China, Joseph Needham started writing what would become a twenty-four-volume...  Read More >>

Outposts: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the British Empire

Outposts: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the British...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780141011899
Format: Paperback
$38.79

In 1985 the author, struck by a sudden need to discover exactly what was left of the British Empire, travelled 100,000...  Read More >>

A Crack in the Edge of the World: The Great American Earthquake of 1906

A Crack in the Edge of the World: The Great American...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780141016344
Format: Paperback
$43.96

A burgeoning city is built on the dreams of the American gold rush. In 1906 the dreams of this city, came crashing...  Read More >>

The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder, Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary

The Surgeon of Crowthorne: A Tale of Murder, Madness...

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780140271287
Format: Paperback
$24.99

A book about the making of the Oxford English Dictionary and the love of words. It tells of the relationship between...  Read More >>

Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780007341399
Format: Paperback
$24.99

The definitive biography of the world's most important body of water - the Atlantic.  Read More >>

Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

Author: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780007550760
Format: Paperback
$32.99

Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest...  Read More >>

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