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House of Karls / Dr Karl Kruszelnicki.

By: Kruszelnicki, Karl, 1948-.
Contributor(s): Holgate, Douglas.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCopyright date: ©2014Publisher: Sydney, New South Wales Macmillan by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd, 2015Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781743533338(pbk).Subject(s): Discoveries in science | Curiosities and wonders | Curiosities and wonders | Science -- Miscellanea | Science -- Popular works | Discoveries in science | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 5-6 | AustralianDDC classification: 502 Summary: "In the ruthless pursuit of scientific fact, there is no candidate more formidable than Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. Power hungry for experimentation, data manipulation and outlandish science propaganda, Dr Karl is Australia's incumbent President of Science. In House of Karls, he addresses a range of issues and questions: how Politics and Greed are dirtying the purity of Science and why the world's most expensive book costs more than $23 million dollars, but only $4 to post."--Back cover.
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Science & Animals
Non-fiction 502 KRUS Available IA0652926
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Science & Animals
Non-fiction 502 KRUS Available IA0652933
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"Internal illustrations by Douglas Holgate"--Title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-296)

"In the ruthless pursuit of scientific fact, there is no candidate more formidable than Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. Power hungry for experimentation, data manipulation and outlandish science propaganda, Dr Karl is Australia's incumbent President of Science. In House of Karls, he addresses a range of issues and questions: how Politics and Greed are dirtying the purity of Science and why the world's most expensive book costs more than $23 million dollars, but only $4 to post."--Back cover.

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