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The Laminar Boundary Layer Equations

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The Laminar Boundary Layer Equations

N. Curle

Mathematics & Sciences; Fluid mechanics; Aerodynamics; Aerospace & aviation technology

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Thorough introduction to boundary layer problems offers an ordered, logical presentation accessible to undergraduates. The... [more]

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We Have No Idea: A Guide to the Unknown Universe

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We Have No Idea: A Guide to the Unknown Universe

Daniel Whiteson, Jorge Cham

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

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Many books explain what we know about the universe. This one, from the hugely popular PhD Comics (50 million readers since... [more]

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The Genetics of Health: Understand Your Genes for Better Health

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The Genetics of Health: Understand Your Genes for Better Health

Sharad P. Paul

Medicine; Medical genetics; Popular medicine & health

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Take charge of your health by understanding the connection between our evolutionary past and our future well-being with this... [more]

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Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

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Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

Henry Marsh

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Neurosurgery; Advocate - Biography

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A provocative and heartfelt new book from the brain surgeon and bestselling author of DO NO HARM [more]

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Positive Energy Homes: Creating Passive Houses for Better Living

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Positive Energy Homes: Creating Passive Houses for Better Living

Robin Brimblecombe, Kara Rosemeier

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Architectural structure & design; Building construction & materials

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A guide to how positive energy living can be achieved, through homes that power themselves and empower their occupants. [more]

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Numbers: How Counting Changed the World

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Numbers: How Counting Changed the World

Tom Jackson

History of mathematics; Children's & Educational; Advocate - Children's

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The first book in a new series. One of the hardest questions that mathematics teachers have to answer is “Why?” [more]

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And Then You're Dead: A Scientific Exploration of the World's Most Interesting Ways to Die

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And Then You're Dead: A Scientific Exploration of the World's Most Interesting...

Paul Doherty, Cody Cassidy, Kate McLennan

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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What would happen if you stuck your head into a nuclear particle accelerator? What if you jumped into an interstellar black... [more]

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Clinical Psychology: A Very Short Introduction

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Clinical Psychology: A Very Short Introduction

Susan Llewelyn

Psychology; Mental health services; Clinical psychology

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Clinical psychology treats people who are facing difficulties or changes in their lives. Approaching personal distress as... [more]

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Past Mortems: Life and Death Behind Mortuary Doors

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Past Mortems: Life and Death Behind Mortuary Doors

Carla Valentine

Biography; Autobiography: general; Sociology: death & dying; Mortuary practice

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Let Carla Valentine, mortician and curator - the mistress of death and high queen of the specimen jar - tell the truth about,... [more]

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A Student's Guide to Dimensional Analysis

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A Student's Guide to Dimensional Analysis

Don Lemons

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied physics

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This introduction to dimensional analysis covers the methods, history and formalisation of the field, and provides physics... [more]

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Professor Higgins's Problem Collection

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Professor Higgins's Problem Collection

Peter M. Higgins

Mathematics & Sciences; Sudoku & number puzzles

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This book serves up a variety of problems and shows how mathematics answers them. Topics range from cracking codes to the... [more]

$30.95

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Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens

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Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens

Steve Olson

Social impact of disasters; Aid & relief programmes; Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology

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Survival narrative meets scientific, natural and social history in the riveting story of a volcanic disaster. [more]

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A Question and Answer Guide to Astronomy

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A Question and Answer Guide to Astronomy

Carol Christian, Jean-Rene Roy

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

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This book gives simple yet rigorous answers to hundreds of astronomical questions, for anyone who has ever wondered about... [more]

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Science and Islam: A History

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Science and Islam: A History

Ehsan Masood

History; Religion & science; Islam; History of science

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The 'fascinating and clearly written' (New Scientist) history of the extraordinary Islamic scientific revolution between the... [more]

$22.99

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The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic Crossing

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The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's Daring and Immortal 1927 Transatlantic Crossing...

Dan Hampton

Biography: general; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Geographical discovery & exploration; Aircraft: general interest

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America’s finest aviation story in the hands of our finest aviation historian, The Flight is Dan Hampton’s biggest,... [more]

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A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia

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A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia

Robert Whyte, Greg Anderson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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This definitive guide, written by experts in the field, offers a window into a fascinating world. Notorious species such as... [more]

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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbooks: Volume Two: The Muscular System, The Digestive System

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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbooks: Volume Two: The Muscular System,...

Ken Ashwell

Medicine; Regional anatomy; Medical study & revision guides

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This comprehensive new title is the ideal study aid for all those learning about human anatomy, from medical and nursing students... [more]

$18.99

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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbook: Volume One: Anatomy Overview, Cells and Tissues, The Skeletal System, Joints

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The Anatomy Student's Colour-in Handbook: Volume One: Anatomy Overview,...

Ken Ashwell

Medicine; Regional anatomy; Medical study & revision guides

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This comprehensive new title is the ideal study aid for all those learning about human anatomy, from medical and nursing students... [more]

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

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Tide: The Science and Lore of the Greatest Force on Earth

Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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Half of the world's population today lives in coastal regions lapped by tidal waters. In this title, the author explores the... [more]

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The Gene: An Intimate History

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The Gene: An Intimate History

Siddhartha Mukherjee

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Genetics (non-medical); Genetic engineering

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Gives us an account of the fundamental unit of heredity - and a vision of both humanity's past and future. In this book, the... [more]

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Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia: A Guide for Families

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Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia: A Guide for Families

Karen Watchman

Care of the elderly; Medicine; Coping with illness; Coping with disability

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The questions and concerns that arise when a relative with an intellectual disability is diagnosed with dementia can be overwhelming.... [more]

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From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

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From Dust to Life: The Origin and Evolution of Our Solar System

John Chambers, Jacqueline Mitton

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; The Earth: natural history general

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Tells the story of how the celestial objects that make up the solar system arose from common beginnings billions of years... [more]

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The Long, Long Life of Trees

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The Long, Long Life of Trees

Fiona Stafford

Sociology: customs & traditions; Mathematics & Sciences; Forests, rainforests; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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A lyrical tribute to the diversity of trees, their physical beauty, their special characteristics and uses, and their ever-evolving... [more]

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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything

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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything...

Marcus Chown

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Gravity

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Why the force that keeps our feet on the ground holds the key to understanding time and the origin of the universe [more]

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Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World

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Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

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An in-depth but always fun exploration of the history of numbers and their applications in life and science. Brian Clegg shows... [more]

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