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Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics

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Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics

J. Willard Gibbs

Mathematics & Sciences; Classical mechanics; Statistical physics

Paperback

First book to unite the works of Clausius, Maxwell, Boltzmann, and the author himself. Gibbs' lucid advanced-level text remains... [more]

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Prof. E. Mcsquared's Calculus Primer: Expanded Intergalactic Version!

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Prof. E. Mcsquared's Calculus Primer: Expanded Intergalactic Version!

Howard Swann

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

Paperback

The first calculus comic book, this unique primer requires only a familiarity with high school algebra and a sense of humor.... [more]

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Exploration and Engineering: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Quest for Mars

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Exploration and Engineering: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Quest...

Erik M. Conway

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Space science

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Although the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has become synonymous with the United States' planetary exploration... [more]

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The Philosopher's Plant: An Intellectual Herbarium

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The Philosopher's Plant: An Intellectual Herbarium

Michael Marder

Philosophy; Deconstructionism, Structuralism, Post-structuralism; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Botany & plant sciences

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Despite their conceptual allergy to vegetal life, philosophers have used germination, growth, blossoming, fruition, reproduction,... [more]

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Great White

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Great White

James Woodford

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

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With the body of a torpedo, the jaws of a bear trap, the power of a truck and a brain the size of a thumb, this is the story... [more]

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Australian Seashores

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Australian Seashores

Len Zell

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Lavishly illustr ated with more than 550 colour photographs on gloss paper throughout * Perfect bound A5 * For student, beachcomber... [more]

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The Arrival of the Fittest: Solving Evolution's Greatest Puzzle

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The Arrival of the Fittest: Solving Evolution's Greatest Puzzle

Andreas Wagner

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

Paperback

Discover the final puzzle piece to complete Darwin's theory of evolution in this landmark book from one of today's most inventive... [more]

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P53: The Gene That Cracked the Cancer Code

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P53: The Gene That Cracked the Cancer Code

Sue Armstrong

Medical genetics; Hereditary diseases & disorders; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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The story of the search for p53--the most important gene in medicine. [more]

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Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics Under Hitler

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Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics Under Hitler

Philip Ball

Second World War; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Physics

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Tells the story of physics under Hitler. In an exploration of moral choices under a totalitarian regime, this title deals... [more]

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Rocks and Minerals: A Photographic Field Guide

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Rocks and Minerals: A Photographic Field Guide

Chris Pellant, Helen Pellant

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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A geology expert explains how to tell rocks from minerals and then shares secrets of spotting sulfides, chromates, igneous... [more]

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Microbiology: A Very Short Introduction

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Microbiology: A Very Short Introduction

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Microbiology (non-medical)

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Modern microbiology has transformed our understanding of life on earth, and had a huge impact on medicine, agriculture, and... [more]

$15.95

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Sustainable Futures: Linking Population, Resources and the Environment

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Sustainable Futures: Linking Population, Resources and the Environment

Jenny Goldie, Katharine Betts

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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Describes world-leading research in population, resource scarcity, climate change and food security and their effect on Australia.... [more]

$39.95

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2015 Australasian Sky Guide

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2015 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide has been providing star gazers with everything they need to know about... [more]

$16.95

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Question Everything: 132 Science Questions - and Their Unexpected Answers

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Question Everything: 132 Science Questions - and Their Unexpected Answers...

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

The latest in the bestselling New Scientist Last Word series All science begins with questions...- Why is the night sky black,... [more]

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Six Not-so-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time

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Six Not-so-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time...

Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Six lectures, all regarding the most revolutionary discovery in twentieth-century physics: Einstein's Theory of Relativity.... [more]

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How Many Socks Make a Pair?: Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths

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How Many Socks Make a Pair?: Surprisingly Interesting Everyday Maths

Rob Eastaway

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

How many socks make a pair? The answer is not always two. And behind this question lies a world of maths that can be surprising,... [more]

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Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality

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Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality

Edward Frenkel

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; History of engineering & technology

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The Heart of Hidden Reality. A top mathematician's lifelong quest to find a theory of every number. [more]

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The Malay Archipelago

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The Malay Archipelago

Wallace Alfred Russel

Mathematics & Sciences; Classic travel writing

Paperback

Of all the Victorian travelogues, this book offers an account of some eight years' travel across the entire Malay world -... [more]

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Alan Turing: The Enigma

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Alan Turing: The Enigma

Andrew Hodges

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Coding theory & cryptology; Military intelligence; Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

Paperback

Tells the official story that has inspired the British film, The Imitation Game, a nail-biting race against time following... [more]

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Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers

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Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers...

Amir D Aczel

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical foundations; History of mathematics; History of science

Hardback

The story of how we got our numbers - told through one mathematician's journey to find zero. [more]

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Naturalists in Paradise: Wallace, Bates and Spruce in the Amazon

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Naturalists in Paradise: Wallace, Bates and Spruce in the Amazon

John Hemming

History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; Life sciences: general issues; Geographical discovery & exploration

Hardback

Alfred Russel Wallace, Henry Walter Bates and Richard Spruce were English naturalists who went to Amazonia 150 years ago.... [more]

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The Desert: Lands of Lost Borders

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The Desert: Lands of Lost Borders

Michael Welland

General & world history; Mathematics & Sciences; Arid zones, deserts

Hardback

From scorching seas of sand to glacial polar expanses, Desert: Lands of Lost Borders relates the tales, truths, folklore and... [more]

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The Biology Book: From the Origin of Life to Epigenetics, 250 Milestones in the History of Biology

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The Biology Book: From the Origin of Life to Epigenetics, 250 Milestones...

Michael C. Gerald

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences

Hardback

From the emergence of life, to Leewenhoek's microscopic world, to GMO crops, this book presents 250 landmarks in the most... [more]

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Ancestors in Our Genome: The New Science of Human Evolution

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Ancestors in Our Genome: The New Science of Human Evolution

Eugene E. Harris

Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical); Human biology

Hardback

An up-to-date account of the evolution of the human genome amongst the primate group, written from the perspective of population... [more]

$33.95

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Mathematics of Relativity

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Mathematics of Relativity

George Y. Rainich

Mathematics & Sciences; Relativity physics

Paperback

Concise treatment, based on ideas of Einstein and Minkowski, geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students of... [more]

$26.95

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