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Copernicus: A Very Short Introduction

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Copernicus: A Very Short Introduction

Owen Gingerich

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time

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In this Very Short Introduction, leading historian of science Owen Gingerich offers a fascinating portrait of Nicolaus Copernicus... [more]

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Manhattan Project: Big Science and the Atom Bomb

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Manhattan Project: Big Science and the Atom Bomb

Jeff Hughes

Mathematics & Sciences

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Launched in 1942, the Manhattan Project was a well-funded, secret effort by the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada... [more]

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Savannas: A Very Short Introduction

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Savannas: A Very Short Introduction

Peter A. Furley

Mathematics & Sciences; Grasslands, heaths, prairies, tundra

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Due to pressures on land for development, savannas are at the forefront of research and conservation concerns. Here, Peter... [more]

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Einstein's Masterwork: 1915 and the General Theory of Relativity

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Einstein's Masterwork: 1915 and the General Theory of Relativity

John Gribbin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Relativity physics

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In 1915, Albert Einstein unveiled his masterwork - a theory, in his words, 'of incomparable beauty': the General Theory of... [more]

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Jungle Jive: Sustaining the Forests of Southeast Asia

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Jungle Jive: Sustaining the Forests of Southeast Asia

John Halkett

Mathematics & Sciences; Forests, rainforests; Conservation of the environment; Forestry & silviculture: practice & techniques

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It's easy to be gloomy about the future prospects for the tropical jungles of Southeast Asia. This book takes a constructive... [more]

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What We Cannot Know: Explorations at the Edge of Knowledge

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What We Cannot Know: Explorations at the Edge of Knowledge

Marcus du Sautoy

Mathematics & Sciences

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Britain's most famous mathematician takes us to the edge of knowledge to show us what we cannot know. [more]

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Project Gemini: America in Space Series

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Project Gemini: America in Space Series

Eugen Reichl

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

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In just two-and-a-half years, beginning in 1964, two unmanned and ten manned flights took place in the Gemini program. This... [more]

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Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of China

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Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of China

John Mackinnon, Nigel Hicks

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide for any nature watcher on a visit to China, one of the world's top destinations... [more]

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The Evolution of Everything: How Small Changes Transform Our World

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The Evolution of Everything: How Small Changes Transform Our World

Matt Ridley

Social & cultural history; History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences

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We are taught that the world is a top-down place. Acclaimed author, Matt Ridley, shows just how wrong this is in his compelling... [more]

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10% Human: How Your Body's Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness

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10% Human: How Your Body's Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness...

Alanna Collen

Mathematics & Sciences; Human biology; Popular medicine & health

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Obesity, autism, mental health problems, IBS, allergies, auto-immunity, cancer. Does the answer to the modern epidemic of... [more]

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The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness

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The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness...

Sy Montgomery

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

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A profoundly moving exploration of the intelligence and personality of one of the world's most mysterious, beguiling creatures... [more]

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Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

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Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Anders Ericsson

Psychological testing & measurement; Occupational & industrial psychology; Popular science; Health & Self-Help

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Mozart wasn't born with perfect pitch. Most athletes are not born with any natural advantage. The author states that their... [more]

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The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale of Love, Murder, and Survival in the Amazon

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The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale of Love, Murder, and Survival in the Amazon...

Robert Whitaker

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; Geographical discovery & exploration

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An adventure story and a love story set in the heart of the Amazonian jungle [more]

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Scorpion

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Scorpion

Louise M. Pryke

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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A natural and cultural history of that most potent of arthropod, the scorpion. [more]

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Incident Management in Australasia: Lessons Learnt from Emergency Responses

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Incident Management in Australasia: Lessons Learnt from Emergency Responses...

Kent MacCarter, Stuart Ellis

Emergency services; Mathematics & Sciences

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Presents lessons learnt from managing major incidents at regional and state levels. It is not an academic work. Rather, it... [more]

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The Perfect Bet: How Science and Maths are Taking the Luck Out of Gambling

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The Perfect Bet: How Science and Maths are Taking the Luck Out of Gambling...

Adam Kucharski

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Gambling: theories & methods

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Gamblers have been trying to figure out how to game the system since our ancestors first made wagers over dice fashioned from... [more]

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The Periodic Table in Minutes: The Elements and Their Chemistry Explained in an Instant

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The Periodic Table in Minutes: The Elements and Their Chemistry Explained...

Dan Green

Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry

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The elements and their chemistry, in minutes [more]

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How to Think Like Stephen Hawking

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How to Think Like Stephen Hawking

Daniel Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Theoretical & mathematical astronomy; Physics

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How to Think Like Stephen Hawking reveals the key motivations, desires and philosophies that make Hawking one of the world's... [more]

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Forces of Nature

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Forces of Nature

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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A breathtaking and beautiful exploration of our planet. This groundbreaking... [more]

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The Marine World: A Natural History of Ocean Life

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The Marine World: A Natural History of Ocean Life

Frances Dipper

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

Hardback

A book for everyone with an interest in the ocean, from the marine biologist or student wanting expert knowledge to the naturalist... [more]

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

Jerry A. Coyne

Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

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In this provocative book, evolutionary biologist Jerry A. Coyne lays out in clear, dispassionate detail why the toolkit of... [more]

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Einstein's German World

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Einstein's German World

Fritz Stern

European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences

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Explores the ambiguous promise of Germany before Hitler, and its horrifying decline into moral nihilism under Nazi rule, and... [more]

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Science Blogging: The Essential Guide

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Science Blogging: The Essential Guide

Jason Goldman, Bethany Brookshire, Christie Wilcox

Technical writing; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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Here is the essential how-to guide for communicating scientific research and discoveries online, ideal for journalists, researchers,... [more]

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The Genius of Birds

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The Genius of Birds

Jennifer Ackerman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Birds (ornithology)

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This elegant scientific investigation and travelogue weaves personal anecdotes with fascinating science. Ackerman delivers... [more]

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Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish

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Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish...

John Hargrove, Howard Chua-Eoan

Mathematics & Sciences; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA)

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A first-hand account of the lives of captive killer whales by one of the most experienced orca trainers to emerge from SeaWorld... [more]

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