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Mathematics & Sciences

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On Angular Momentum

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On Angular Momentum

Julian Schwinger

Mathematics & Sciences; Particle & high-energy physics; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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A concise treatment by the future winner of the 1965 Nobel Prize in Physics, this work was first published under the auspices... [more]

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Introduction to Abstract Analysis

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Introduction to Abstract Analysis

Marvin Goldstein

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis

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Concise text prepares readers to pursue abstract analysis in the literature of pure mathematics. Detailed, easy-to-follow... [more]

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Square Summable Power Series

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Square Summable Power Series

Louis De Branges, James Rovnyak

Mathematics & Sciences; Functional analysis & transforms

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Text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students introduces Hilbert space and analytic function theory. Extensive use... [more]

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The Summation of Series

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The Summation of Series

Harold Thayer Davis

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

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Valuable as both a text and a reference, this concise monograph was written by a prominent mathematician and educator. The... [more]

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This Idea Must Die: Scientific Theories That are Blocking Progress

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This Idea Must Die: Scientific Theories That are Blocking Progress

John Brockman

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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The bestselling editor of This Explains Everything brings together 175... [more]

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The Chimp and the River

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The Chimp and the River

David Quammen

HIV & AIDS; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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In this frightening and fascinating masterpiece (Walter Isaacson), David Quammen explores the true origins of HIV/AIDS.... [more]

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The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?

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The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?

Peter Ward

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Earth sciences

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In The Medea Hypothesis, renowned paleontologist Peter Ward proposes a revolutionary and provocative vision of life's relationship... [more]

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Computation and its Limits

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Computation and its Limits

Paul Cockshott, Lewis M. Mackenzie, Gregory Michaelson

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Popular science; Computer science

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Although we are entirely unaware of it, computation is central to all aspects of our existences. Every day we solve, or try... [more]

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Are Dolphins Really Smart?: The Mammal Behind the Myth

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Are Dolphins Really Smart?: The Mammal Behind the Myth

Justin Gregg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal behaviour; Marine & freshwater mammals

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Are Dolphins Really Smart? provides a highly critical look at the popular myths about dolphin intelligence and behaviour.... [more]

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the...

Pankaj S. Joshi

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics; Popular astronomy & space

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This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring... [more]

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The Large Hadron Collider

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The Large Hadron Collider

Bonnie Juettner Fernandes

Nuclear structure physics; Children's & Educational

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Describes the struggles and accomplishments in building the Hadron Super Collider, the tool that scientists use to understand... [more]

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Animal Earth: The Amazing Diversity of Living Creatures

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Animal Earth: The Amazing Diversity of Living Creatures

Ross Piper

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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The animal kingdom is staggeringly diverse, but the animals that most easily spring to mind the tigers, elephants, eagles... [more]

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Computability: Turing, Godel, Church, and Beyond

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Computability: Turing, Godel, Church, and Beyond

B. Jack Copeland, Carl J. Posy, Oron Shagrir

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical foundations; Mathematical theory of computation

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In the 1930s a series of seminal works published by Alan Turing, Kurt Godel, Alonzo Church, and others established the theoretical... [more]

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Islands: Nature and Culture

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Islands: Nature and Culture

Stephen Royle

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Earth sciences

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Filled with illustrations, Islands is a comprehensive exploration of the geographical and cultural aspects of island life... [more]

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The Cartoon Guide to Algebra

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The Cartoon Guide to Algebra

Larry Gonick

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra

Paperback

A comprehensive and comical illustrated guide to algebra. [more]

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Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea

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Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea

Charles Seife

Biography: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; History of science; Popular science

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Zero was born as an Eastern philosophical concert and this informative and accessible history traces the story of this mysterious... [more]

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Probably Approximately Correct: Nature's Algorithms for Learning and Prospering in a Complex World

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Probably Approximately Correct: Nature's Algorithms for Learning and Prospering...

Leslie G. Valiant

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Artificial intelligence

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From a leading computer scientist, a unifying theory that will revolutionize our understanding of how life evolves and learns.... [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of Geography

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Oxford Dictionary of Geography

Susan Mayhew

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Geography

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Containing over 3,100 fully revised and updated entries on all aspects of physical and human geography, this dictionary is... [more]

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Food Unwrapped: Lifting the Lid on How Our Food is Really Produced

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Food Unwrapped: Lifting the Lid on How Our Food is Really Produced

Daniel Tapper

Popular science; Food & beverage technology; Cookery, food & drink

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Is a glass of red wine a day actually good for you? Do free-range eggs really taste better? How does coffee become decaffeinated?... [more]

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics

Valeri P. Frolov, Andrei Zelnikov

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics

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What is a black hole? How many of them are in our Universe? Can black holes be created in a laboratory or in particle colliders?... [more]

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Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool's Gold

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Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool's Gold

David Rickard

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Mineralogy & gems

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An accessible exploration of pyrite's influence on human history, culture, and science, revealing how fool's gold has become... [more]

$35.95

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The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History

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The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered...

Thor Hanson

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Management of land & natural resources; Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

We live in a world of seeds. From our morning coffee to the cotton in our clothes, seeds surround us all day long. They give... [more]

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30-Second Evolution

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30-Second Evolution

Nicholas Battey, Mark Fellowes

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets; Wildlife: general interest

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Evolution is the unifying force in modern biology, bringing together such diverse fields as microbiology, genetics and palaeontology.... [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

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