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A Guide to Health and Disease in Reptiles and Amphibians

A Guide to Health and Disease in Reptiles and Amphibians

Dr Brendan Carmel, Robert Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians; Reptiles & amphibians as pets

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This 176-page title is the only pet owner/breeder reference on health and diseases in reptiles and amphibians in captivity,... [more]

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Sharks: The Animal Answer Guide

Sharks: The Animal Answer Guide

Gene S. Helfman, George H Burgess

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Fishes (ichthyology); Wildlife: aquatic creatures; The Earth: natural history general

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Answering every conceivable question about sharks, this book describes the biology, behavior, diversity (there are more than... [more]

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This is Improbable, Too: Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and More WTF Research

This is Improbable, Too: Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and...

Marc Abrahams

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Humour

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The mind behind the infamous Ig Nobel Prizes presents an addictive collection of improbable research all about us - and you... [more]

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The Astronaut Wives Club

The Astronaut Wives Club

Lily Koppel

Biography: science, technology & engineering; True stories; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Family & relationships

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The true story of the wives behind the American Space Race, the challenges they faced in the '50s and '60s, and the 40 year... [more]

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Art and Architecture of Insects

Art and Architecture of Insects

David M. Phillips

Art & Architecture; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Individual photographers; Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders; Insects & spiders as pets

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Discover the hidden beauty of insect anatomy Clad in spiked and scaled armor, lance-like pincers at the ready, alien creatures... [more]

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Seen but Not Heard: Lilian Medland's Birds

Seen but Not Heard: Lilian Medland's Birds

Christobel Mattingley

Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences

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Lilian Medland has not received until now the recognition she deserves as a painter of birds. Due to world events and circumstances,... [more]

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Dice World: Science and Life in a Random Universe

Dice World: Science and Life in a Random Universe

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

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Brian Clegg takes readers on an incredible trip around our random universe and the chaos that underpins it. [more]

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The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Mathematics, from One to Infinity

The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Mathematics, from One to Infinity

Steven Strogatz

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Award-winning Steven Strogatz, one of the foremost popularisers of maths, has written a witty and fascinating account of maths'... [more]

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The Serpent's Promise: The Bible Retold as Science

The Serpent's Promise: The Bible Retold as Science

Professor Steve Jones

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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The Bible was the first scientific textbook of all; and it got some things right (and plenty more wrong). Steve Jones' new... [more]

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The Recursive Mind: The Origins of Human Language, Thought, and Civilization

The Recursive Mind: The Origins of Human Language, Thought, and Civilization...

Michael Corballis

Psycholinguistics; Philosophy of mind; Cognitivism, cognitive theory; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Popular psychology

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Challenges the commonly held notion that language is what makes us uniquely human. This book argues that what distinguishes... [more]

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The Great Mathematical Problems

The Great Mathematical Problems

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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There are some mathematical problems whose significance goes beyond the ordinary - like Fermat's Last Theorem or Goldbach's... [more]

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A Woman of Influence: Science, Men & History

A Woman of Influence: Science, Men & History

Ann Moyal

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Science: general issues

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Written from the late years of an extraordinary life, Ann Moyal's biography is a spirited narrative of her career as an eminent... [more]

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Climate Change: What It Means for Us, Our Children, and Our Grandchildren

Climate Change: What It Means for Us, Our Children, and Our Grandchildren...

Joseph F. C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman

Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Global warming; Nuclear issues

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Explains what science knows about climate change, how it will affect us, its impact on different areas, and what we can do... [more]

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How Animals Grieve

How Animals Grieve

Barbara J. King

Animals & society; Sociology: death & dying; Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: general interest; Domestic animals & pets

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Scientists have long cautioned against attributing familiar emotions to animals, arguing that it limits our ability to truly... [more]

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The Year without Summer: 1816 and the Volcano That Darkened the World and Changed History

The Year without Summer: 1816 and the Volcano That Darkened the World and...

William K Klingaman, Nicholas P Klingaman

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; Meteorology & climatology; Natural disasters; Weather

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In the tradition of Krakatoa and Guns, Germs, and Steel comes a sweeping history of the year 1816, when there was no summer.... [more]

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The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World...

Denise Kiernan

Autobiography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Second World War; Gender studies: women; Mathematics & Sciences

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Kiernan traces the astonishing story of the unsung World War II workers in Oak Ridge, Tennessee--one of the Manhattan Project's... [more]

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The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

Katherine Freese

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Physics

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The ordinary atoms that make up the known universe - from our bodies and the air we breathe to the planets and stars - constitute... [more]

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Meadowland: The Private Life of an English Field

Meadowland: The Private Life of an English Field

John Lewis-Stempel

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Offers an account of an English meadow's life from January to December. This title records the passage of the seasons from... [more]

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Why Does My Cat Do That?: Answers to the 50 Questions Cat Lovers Ask

Why Does My Cat Do That?: Answers to the 50 Questions Cat Lovers Ask

Catherine Davidson

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

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Why does your cat always head straight for visitors who cant stand feline company? Why does he chatter his teeth when he sees... [more]

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Why Does My Dog Do That?: Answers to the 50 Questions Dog Lovers Ask

Why Does My Dog Do That?: Answers to the 50 Questions Dog Lovers Ask

Sophie Collins

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets; Dogs as pets

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Why does your dog get so possessive over the sofa, or so excited when someone calls at the front door? And why does he bark... [more]

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Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data

Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data

Charles Wheelan

Economic statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

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The bestselling author of Naked Economics defies the odds with a book aboutstatistics that readers will welcome and enjoy.... [more]

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Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us

Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us

Michael Moss

Food manufacturing & related industries; Medicine; Popular science; Food & beverage technology

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In China, for the first time, the people who weigh too much now outnumber those who weigh too little. In Mexico, the obesity... [more]

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Physics in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Physics in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Giles Sparrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The fastest way to learn the facts of physics, from fluid dynamics to quarks and gluons. [more]

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Basic Math & Pre-algebra For Dummies(R)

Basic Math & Pre-algebra For Dummies(R)

Mark Zegarelli

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations Whether... [more]

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30-second Brain

30-second Brain

Anil Seth

Public health & preventive medicine; Popular science; Neurosciences; Children's & Educational

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The bestselling 30-Second... series takes a revolutionary approach to learning about those subjects you feel you really should... [more]

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