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Albert Einstein, The Human Side: Glimpses from His Archives

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Albert Einstein, The Human Side: Glimpses from His Archives

Albert Einstein

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Diaries, letters & journals; History of science; Physics

Paperback

Offers a selection of personal papers. This title includes rhymes, an exchange with Queen Elizabeth of Belgium about fine... [more]

$34.99

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Ian Frazer: The Man Who Saved A Million Lives

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Ian Frazer: The Man Who Saved A Million Lives

Madonna King

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical research

Paperback

The major Australian biography of 2013 When Professor Ian Frazer was awarded the patent for the vaccine to cervical cancer,... [more]

$29.95

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Emil Du Bois-Reymond: Neuroscience, Self, and Society in Nineteenth-Century Germany

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Emil Du Bois-Reymond: Neuroscience, Self, and Society in Nineteenth-Century...

Gabriel Ward Finkelstein

Biography: science, technology & engineering; History of science; Neurosciences

Hardback

Emil du Bois-Reymond is the most important forgotten intellectual of the nineteenth century. In his own time (1818--1896)... [more]

$81.00

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Ian Frazer: The Man Who Saved A Million Lives

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Ian Frazer: The Man Who Saved A Million Lives

Madonna King

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical research

Hardback

The major Australian biography of 2013 When Professor Ian Frazer was awarded the patent for the vaccine to cervical cancer,... [more]

$45.00

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Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI

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Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI

M. Joan Dawson

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Tomography; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

The story behind the invention of the most important medical diagnostic... [more]

$59.99

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Surgeon in Blue: Jonathan Letterman, the Civil War Doctor Who Pioneered Battlefield Care

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Surgeon in Blue: Jonathan Letterman, the Civil War Doctor Who Pioneered...

Scott McGaugh

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; History of the Americas; American Civil War; Warfare & defence

Hardback

The first full-length biography of the Civil War surgeon who, over the course of the war s bloodiest battles from Antietam... [more]

$44.99

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Dr. Feelgood: The Shocking Story of the Doctor Who May Have Changed History by Treating and Drugging JFK, Marilyn, Elvis, and Other Prominent Figures

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Dr. Feelgood: The Shocking Story of the Doctor Who May Have Changed History...

Richard A. Lertzman, William J. Birnes

Biography: science, technology & engineering

Hardback

Through well-researched prose and interviews with celebrities including George Clooney, Jerry Lewis, Yogi Berra, and Sid Caesar,... [more]

$42.99

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Robert Recorde: The Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician

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Robert Recorde: The Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician

Fenny Smith, Gareth Roberts

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics

Hardback

The inventor of the equals sign (=), Robert Recorde (1510?-1558) was the first English-writing mathematics educator: this... [more]

$165.00

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The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: And Other Inspiring Stories of Pioneering Brain Transformation

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The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: And Other Inspiring Stories of Pioneering...

Barbara Arrowsmith-Young

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Health & Self-Help; Popular medicine & health; Coping with disability

Paperback

Young began life severely learning disabled, and built herself a better... [more]

$29.99

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Eureka!: Science's Greatest Thinkers and Their Key Breakthroughs

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Eureka!: Science's Greatest Thinkers and Their Key Breakthroughs

Hazel Muir

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Popular science

Hardback

A collection of history's greatest scientific thinkers and their key discoveries. [more]

$24.99

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The Cosmonaut Who Couldn't Stop Smiling: The Life and Legend of Yuri Gagarin

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The Cosmonaut Who Couldn't Stop Smiling: The Life and Legend of Yuri Gagarin...

Andrew L. Jenks

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

Paperback

Let's go! With that, the boyish, grinning Yuri Gagarin launched into space on April 12, 1961, becoming the first human being... [more]

$67.00

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Doc: True Tales of Mishaps, Emergencies, and Miracles from a Montana Physician

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Doc: True Tales of Mishaps, Emergencies, and Miracles from a Montana Physician...

MD, R. E. Losee, R E Losee

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical profession

Hardback

The four hundred townspeople of Ennis, Montana needed a doctor and Ronald E. Losee, MD, became Doc. This moving account... [more]

$42.99

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The Hungry Heart

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The Hungry Heart

Peter Wells

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian mission & evangelism; Botany & plant sciences

Hardback

I love doubters: of a truly honest doubter I have great hope. Printer, botanist and missionary, William Colenso was a nineteenth... [more]

$45.00

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Quantum Leap: How John Polkinghorne found God in science and religion

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Quantum Leap: How John Polkinghorne found God in science and religion

Karl W. Giberson, Karl W. Giberson

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & science; Christian theology; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

Paperback

Key issues in science and religion through the life and work of John Polkinghorne. [more]

$16.99

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The Science and Humanism of Stephen Jay Gould

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The Science and Humanism of Stephen Jay Gould

Richard York, Brett Clark

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Sociology; Philosophy of science

Paperback

Stephen Jay Gould was not only a leading paleontologist and evolutionary theorist, he was also a humanist with an enduring... [more]

$33.99

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Snake-bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park

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Snake-bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park

Kevin Markwell, Nancy Cushing

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians; Zoos & wildlife parks

Paperback

This book traces the life and times of Eric Worrell, the original reptile danger man and naturalist, and the iconic tourist... [more]

$39.95

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Making Waves

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Making Waves

David G. Penington

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Universities; Public health & preventive medicine; Health systems & services

Hardback

Throughout his academic and medical careers, David Penington has been an agent of change. Here, one of Australia's leading... [more]

$69.99

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Making The Cut

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Making The Cut

Mohamed Khadra

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Medical profession

Paperback

An intern makes his first cut and is ridiculed by his tutor. An old woman is brought back to life against her will, only for... [more]

$19.99

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Evolution: Selected Letters of Charles Darwin 1860-1870

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Evolution: Selected Letters of Charles Darwin 1860-1870

Frederick H. Burkhardt, Alison M. Pearn, Samantha Evans

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

Hardback

Explore Darwin's world in a unique, first hand account through his letters, many of which have never been published before.... [more]

$86.95

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Morgue: A Life in Death

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Morgue: A Life in Death

Vincent DiMaio, Ron Franscell

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering

Paperback

One of the world's most celebrated medical examiners looks back on his most... [more]

$24.99

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A Doctor in the House: My Life with Ben Carson

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A Doctor in the House: My Life with Ben Carson

Candy Carson

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Politics & government; Medical profession

Audio

The calling of a neurosurgeon isn t easy to live out, and Ben has been required to go above and beyond the call of duty many... [more]

$93.25  $83.95

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I, Woz

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I, Woz

Steve Wozniak

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering

Paperback

The co-founder of the Apple computer tells his exclusive story for the first time [more]

$22.99

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The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love

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The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love

Michael D Lemonick

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical profession; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Neurosciences

Paperback

The story of Lonni Sue Johnson, a talented artist, musician and amateur pilot who lost all capacity for short term memory... [more]

$31.95  $28.75

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The Cookie Cure: A Mother-Daughter Memoir

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The Cookie Cure: A Mother-Daughter Memoir

Susan Stachler, Laura Stachler

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Gender studies: women; Medical profession; Cookery, food & drink

Paperback

The story of a mother and daughter following their dreams to fight cancer and change lives, one cookie at a timeWhen twenty-two-year-old... [more]

$24.99

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Knowledge is Power: How Magic, the Government and an Apocalyptic Vision Helped Francis Bacon to Create Modern Science

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Knowledge is Power: How Magic, the Government and an Apocalyptic Vision...

John Henry

Biography: science, technology & engineering; History of science

Paperback

The scientific life and times of Sir Francis Bacon [more]

$22.99

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