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General Relativity Without Calculus

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General Relativity Without Calculus

Jose Natario

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied mathematics; Gravity; Relativity physics; Astrophysics

Hardback

Requiring only basic knowledge of high school mathematics and physics, this volume offers a concise introduction to the general... [more]

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The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission

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The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission

Jim Bell

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Hardback

The story of the men and women who drove the Voyager spacecraft mission - told by a scientist who was there from the beginning. ... [more]

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The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures

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The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures

William DeBuys

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

Hardback

An award-winning author's stirring quest to find and understand an elusive and exceptionally rare species in the heart of... [more]

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Biocode: The New Age of Genomics

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Biocode: The New Age of Genomics

Dawn Field, Neil Davies

Mathematics & Sciences; DNA & Genome

Hardback

In Biocode, Dawn Field and Neil Davies capture the scale and excitement of the rapidly growing field of genomics. From automatic... [more]

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Scientific Babel: The Language of Science from the Fall of Latin to the Rise of English

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Scientific Babel: The Language of Science from the Fall of Latin to the...

Michael Gordin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Hardback

Today scientists are a resolutely monoglot community, using exclusively English - but the rise of English was anything but... [more]

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The Earth: From Myths to Knowledge

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The Earth: From Myths to Knowledge

Hubert Krivine, Alain Krivine

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

Hardback

Are we entitled to say that Earth is 4.55 billion years old, and its trajectory an ellipse centered on the Sun, with an average... [more]

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The New Wild: Why Invasive Species Will be Nature's Salvation

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The New Wild: Why Invasive Species Will be Nature's Salvation

Fred Pearce

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

Hardback

A provocative exploration of the 'new ecology' and why most of what we think we know about alien species is wrong [more]

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Testosterone: Sex, Power, and the Will to Win

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Testosterone: Sex, Power, and the Will to Win

Joe Herbert

Physical anthropology & ethnography; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human biology

Hardback

Testosterone lies at the heart of maleness, and is involved in aggression, competitiveness, and risk-taking - all essential... [more]

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The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History

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The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History

Brian Fagan

History; Animal behaviour

Hardback

Brian Fagan shows how the powerful bond between Homo sapiens and other species has determined the course of civilizations... [more]

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Rings and Homology

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Rings and Homology

James P. Jans

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

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Geared toward those who have completed a college course in basic algebra and seek an introduction to ring structure and homological... [more]

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Introduction to the Theory of Abstract Algebras

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Introduction to the Theory of Abstract Algebras

Richard Pierce

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

Paperback

Suitable for introductory graduate-level courses and independent study, this text explores major themes of universal algebra:... [more]

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Selected Topics in the Classical Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable

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Selected Topics in the Classical Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable...

Maurice Heins

Mathematics & Sciences; Complex analysis, complex variables

Paperback

Elegant and concise, this text explores properties of meromorphic functions, Picard theorem, harmonic and subharmonic functions,... [more]

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A Short Course in Automorphic Functions

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A Short Course in Automorphic Functions

Joseph Lehner

Mathematics & Sciences; Complex analysis, complex variables

Paperback

Concise treatment covers basics of Fuchsian groups, development of Poincare series and automorphic forms, and the connection... [more]

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Combinatorial Geometry in the Plane

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Combinatorial Geometry in the Plane

Hugo Hadwiger, Hans Debrunner, Victor Klee

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

Paperback

Advanced undergraduate-level text discusses theorems on topics restricted to the plane, such as convexity, coverings, and... [more]

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Homology Theory on Algebraic Varieties

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Homology Theory on Algebraic Varieties

Andrew Wallace

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebraic geometry

Paperback

Concise and authoritative monograph, geared toward advanced undergraduate and graduate students, covers linear sections, singular... [more]

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Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia

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Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia

Craig Robson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

This concise edition of the award-winning field guide is both portable and compact, making the book accessible and key species... [more]

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The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist's Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain

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The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist's Personal Journey into the Dark...

James H. Fallon

Memoirs; Psychology; Popular science; Neurosciences

Paperback

A compelling career memoir by an award-winning neuroscientist describes how while studying his own family's brain scans for... [more]

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

Lee Billings

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Astrophysics; Evolution

Paperback

From science writer Lee Billings, an intimate history of Earth and the quest for life beyond the solar system. [more]

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Haeckel's Embryos: Images, Evolution, and Fraud

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Haeckel's Embryos: Images, Evolution, and Fraud

Nick Hopwood

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Evolution

Hardback

Emphasizing the changes worked by circulation and copying, interpretation and debate, this book uses the case to explore how... [more]

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Night School: The Life-Changing Science of Sleep

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Night School: The Life-Changing Science of Sleep

Richard Wiseman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Almost a third of your whole life is spent asleep. Every night you close your eyes, become oblivious to your surroundings... [more]

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Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

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Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

Jim Al-Khalili, Johnjoe McFadden

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biophysics; Biology, life sciences

Paperback

Life is the most extraordinary phenomenon in the known universe; but how does it work? Even in this age of cloning and synthetic... [more]

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How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of De-Extinction

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How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of De-Extinction

Beth Shapiro

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Could extinct species, like mammoths and passenger pigeons, be brought back to life? The science says yes. In How to Clone... [more]

$49.95

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Pests, Diseases, Ailments and Allies of Australian Plants

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Pests, Diseases, Ailments and Allies of Australian Plants

David L. Jones, Rodger Elliot, Trevor L. Blake, Sandie Jones

Plant pathology & diseases; Gardening; Gardening: plants

Paperback

Amateur and professional gardeners, horticulturists, commercial nurseries and students will find this book invaluable. Pests,... [more]

$45.00

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The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking

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The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking

Michael C. Corballis

Psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology; States of consciousness; Clinical psychology; Neurosciences

Hardback

Does the fact that fifty percent of our waking hours find us failing to focus on the task at hand represent a problem? This... [more]

$38.95

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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

Allan Chapman

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

The fascinating story of the two hundred year campaign to map the heavens. [more]

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