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The Book of Shells: A Life-Size Guide to Identifying and Classifying Six Hundred Shells

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The Book of Shells: A Life-Size Guide to Identifying and Classifying Six...

Fabio Moretzsohn, Jerry Harawewych

Mathematics & Sciences; Sea life & the seashore

Hardback

The lifesize guide to identifying and classifying shells. The Book of Shells curates a lifesize collection of 600 of the most... [more]

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Waves Passing in the Night: Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists

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Waves Passing in the Night: Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists...

Lawrence Weschler

Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics

Hardback

<b>From Pulitzer Prize nominee Lawrence Weschler, a fascinating profile of a film legend and amateur astrophysicist whose... [more]

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Animals Strike Curious Poses

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Animals Strike Curious Poses

Elena Passarello

Literary essays; History; Mathematics & Sciences; Humour; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

With exuberant wit, Elena Passarello casts her gaze on famous historical animals, crafting an essay collection organized as... [more]

$37.95

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Frozen Empires: An Environmental History of the Antarctic Peninsula

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Frozen Empires: An Environmental History of the Antarctic Peninsula

Adrian Howkins

History; History of other lands; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Colonialism & imperialism; The environment

Hardback

Perpetually covered in ice and snow, the mountainous Antarctic Peninsula stretches southwardd towards the South Pole where... [more]

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Flatness

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Flatness

B. W. Higman

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Physical geography & topography

Hardback

Flatness is a truly original study, drawing together many strands of thought and practice, from the everyday to the most profound,... [more]

$39.99

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Common Sense, the Turing Test, and the Quest for Real AI

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Common Sense, the Turing Test, and the Quest for Real AI

Hector J. Levesque

Mathematics & Sciences; Machine learning

Hardback

What do computers, cells, and brains have in common? Computers are electronic devices designed by humans; cells are biological... [more]

$47.99

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The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge

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The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge

Abraham Flexner

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Impact of science & technology on society; Physics

Hardback

The description for this book, The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge, will be forthcoming.</p> [more]

$19.99

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Eclipse: Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon

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Eclipse: Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon

Frank Close

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Advocate - Science

Hardback

In August 2017, 100 million will gather across the USA to watch a total solar eclipse. This book, written by the widely read... [more]

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Quantum Weirdness

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Quantum Weirdness

William J. Mullin

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

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Quantum mechanics allows accurate predictions of nature, yet it also uncovers surprises like teleportation and multiple universes.... [more]

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death

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To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists...

Mark O'Connell, (Ps

Society & Social Sciences; Biotechnology; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

Hardback

<b>An eye-opening journey into a world of tech visionaries, billionaires, and eccentrics dedicated to nothing less than the... [more]

$49.95

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The Real Analysis Lifesaver: All the Tools You Need to Understand Proofs

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The Real Analysis Lifesaver: All the Tools You Need to Understand Proofs...

Raffi Grinberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis

Paperback

Real analysis is difficult. For most students, in addition to learning new material about real numbers, topology, and sequences,... [more]

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Lectures on Integral Equations

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Lectures on Integral Equations

Harold Widom

Mathematics & Sciences; Integral calculus & equations

Paperback

Concise classic presents main results of integral equation theory as consequences of theory of operators on Banach and Hilbert... [more]

$22.95

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Picasso's Brain: The Basis of Creative Genius

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Picasso's Brain: The Basis of Creative Genius

Christine Temple

Psychology; Neurosciences; Popular psychology

Paperback

A fascinating study of the factors that contribute to creative genius from an eminent neuropsychologist, using Pablo Picasso... [more]

$35.00

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How to Survive a Plague: The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed AIDS

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How to Survive a Plague: The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed...

David France

HIV & AIDS: social aspects; Medicine

Paperback

'This superbly written chronicle will stand as a towering work in its field' Sunday Times 'Inspiring, uplifting and necessary... [more]

$34.99

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Incredible Stories from Space

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Incredible Stories from Space

Nancy Atkinson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

In The Incredible Stories of Modern Space Exploration, Nancy takes readers beyond the surface of what some of the most sophisticated... [more]

$26.99

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Spooky Action at a Distance

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Spooky Action at a Distance

George Musser

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Relativity physics

Paperback

Physicists have discovered a phenomenon that operates outside the confines of space and time: nonlocality - the ability of... [more]

$22.99

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

Helen Pilcher

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Endangered species & extinction of species

Paperback

<b>A stem-cell biologist with a sense of humor walks us through the amazing science of de-extinction and cloning.</b> [more]

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What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's Brightest Quiz

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What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trivia & quiz question books

Paperback

The mind-bending quiz book that every science geek needs in their Christmas stocking [more]

$17.99

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The Anatomy Student's Self-Test Visual Dictionary

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The Anatomy Student's Self-Test Visual Dictionary

Ken Ashwell

Medicine; Anatomy; Medical study & revision guides

Paperback

The Physiology Student's Self-test Visual Dictionary is the all-in-one Physiology reference and study aid. Beginning with... [more]

$36.99

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Physiology: A Student's Self-Test Colouring Book

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Physiology: A Student's Self-Test Colouring Book

James Hicks

Medicine; Physiology; Medical study & revision guides

Paperback

The all-in-one reference and study aid Physiology: A Student's Self-test Colouring Book contains more than 200 line drawings,... [more]

$27.99

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The Bikini Body 28-Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide

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The Bikini Body 28-Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide

Kayla Itsines

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

The new healthy eating and lifestyle book from the inspirational and widely followed Australian personal trainer, Kayla Itsines.... [more]

$39.99

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Dying: I'll Do it My Way: Issues, Insights and Ideas for Managing Death

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Dying: I'll Do it My Way: Issues, Insights and Ideas for Managing Death...

Doeke Post

Sociology; Medicine

Paperback

Death. Right to die. Death--Moral and ethical aspects. Advance directives (Medical care) [more]

$29.95

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Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter

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Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter

Kate Clifford Larson

Biography; Health systems & services

Paperback

The revelatory, poignantstory of Rosemary Kennedy, the eldest and eventually secreted-away Kennedy daughter, and how her life... [more]

$22.99

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Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway

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Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway

Siobhan Roberts

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Paperback

<b> A delightful meta-biography--playful indeed--of a brilliant iconoclast. --James Gleick, author of <i>The Information</i></b>... [more]

$22.99

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SAT Chemistry: 13th Edition

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SAT Chemistry: 13th Edition

Mark C. Kernion, A. Joseph Mascetta

Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry

Paperback

Includes a diagnostic test and four practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Also offers detailed reviews,... [more]

$29.99

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