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Asimov's Guide to Halley's Comet. The Awesome Story of Comets
New York: Walker and Company, 1985. Book Club Edition. Hardcover.
Life on Earth. A Natural History
Little Brown & Co, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. A tale of the intricacies of Biology. Based on the BBC Television program of the same name.
The Story of Light
Naperville, Illinois: Sourcebooks, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Fine Hardcover in a Fine Dust Jacket. In this all-encompassing work, one of the most famous science fiction as well as nonfiction writers of our time explores the subject of light and shows how it has shaped every aspect of our existence.....
Future Quartet: Earth in the Year 2042- A Four-Part Invention
New York, NY: AvoNova, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Fine Hardcover in a Fine Dust Jacket. The authors share a collection of original stories and essays that speculate on what the world will be like fifty years from now and discuss the sociological and technological implications of their expectations.
The Heart. Its History, Its Symbolism, Its Iconography and Its Diseases.
Antwerp: Esco, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Fine Hardcover in a Fine Dust Jacket. The author, a published cardiologist describes his comprehensive collection of artifacts which relate to the symbolism and the iconography of the heart.
The World and Rest of the Creation Containing: 1, An Essay on the Universe; 2. Sunday Thoughts...Christian Sabbat in three parts
London: A. Millar, 1752. Hardcover. Background Information:"An essay on the universe" was first published in "Poems on various subjects," 1739 and "Sunday thoughts" was first published in 1749. Moses Browne, born in Severn Stoke, Worcester, published his early poetry under the patronage of Viscount Molesworth; after the death of his.....
Multicultural Aspects of Disabilities: A Guide to Understanding and Assisting Minorities in the Rehabilitation Process
U.S.A. Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, 1999. A New Hardcover. The most diverse minority group and the largest minority group are persons with disabilities, yet they are not often thought of as either a minority group or a cultural group. The purpose of this book, therefore, is to discuss the.....
Far Encounter: The Neptune System
New York: Columbia University Press, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine Hardcover in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. Highlights the twelve-year odyssey of the Voyager spacecraft, and discusses the new findings about Neptune: its atmosphere, satellites, gravitational field, and other surprises, with more than thirty-five photographs from NASA.
The Greatest Challenge. The Incredible Adventure And Splendid Destiny Of Man In Exploring Space
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc, 1965. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Space exploration as viewed in the mid-1960s. As man plunges more deeply into the physics of his universe, it becomes evident that he and not his machines is best equipped to make sense.....
Time and Space: A Summary of the Problems Involved as to Their Nature and Reality
Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1948. Soft cover. Hereward Carrington was a well-known British-born American investigator of psychic phenomena and author. His subjects included several of the most high-profile cases of apparent psychic ability of his times, and he wrote over 100 books on subjects including the paranormal and psychical research.....
Man-Apes or Ape-Men?: The Story of Discoveries in Africa
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc, 1967. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Sir Wilfrid Edward Le Gros Clark was a British anatomist, surgeon, primatologist and palaeoanthropologist, today best remembered for his contribution to the study of human evolution. He was Dr Lee's Professor of Anatomy at the University of Oxford.....
An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction
Boston: Willard: Gray, Little and Wilkins, 1830. Hardcover.
The Math Gene: How Mathematical Thinking Evolved and Why Numbers Are Like Gossip
New York: Basic Books, 2000. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. '. . . an instant antidote to math phobia and a pleasure to read.' [ Ian Stewart, author of _Nature's Numbers and Life's Other].
The Revival of Pragmatism: New Essays on Social Thought, Law, and Culture (Post-Contemporary Interventions)
NC: Duke University Press Books, 1998. 2nd Edition. Soft cover. As the twenty-five intellectuals who take part in this discussion show, pragmatism has become a complex terrain on which a rich variety of contemporary debates have been played out. Including an extensive bibliography, this interdisciplinary work provides an in-depth and.....
Permutations: Readings in Science and Literature
New York: Morrow, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Fine Hardcover in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. The sciences, astronomy, physics, chemistry, and biology have inspired a body of literature that is as illuminating and fascinating as the scientific discoveries it chronicles. Permutations offers a historical overview of these sciences from.....
Freud's Technique Papers: A Contemporary Perspective
USA: Jason Aronson, Inc., 1977. 1st Edition. Hardcover.
Hubble: A New Window to the Universe
New York: Copernicus Books, 1996. Fine Hardcover in a Fine Dust Jacket. The text contains a large number of spectacular images, as well as self-contained portraits of astronomers and explanations of astronomical topics and instruments. Written in a lively style, this compendium serves as a testament to the significant role.....
Q Is for Quantum : An Encyclopedia of Particle Physics
New York: Free Press, 1999. 1st Edition. Hardcover.
A Treatise on Surveying, Containing the Theory and Practice: To Which is Prefixed a Perspicuous System of Plane Trigonometry
Philadelphia: Kimber and Sharpless, 1843. A Very Good Hardcover. John Gummere though self-taught was one of the most eminent mathematicians of during the late 18th and early 19th century in the United States. He was a keen astronomer and one of the founders of Haverford College in Pennsylvania. His surveying.....
The Space Shuttle: A Photographic History
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Browntrout Pub, 2003. A Fine Hardcover. With one hundred full-color photographs by Roger Ressmeyer and others and with text by popular astronomy writer Phil Harrington, "The Space Shuttle: A Photographic History" tells the fascinating and inspiring story of the space shuttle program from 1972 to 2003.....
Biomaterials: An Interfacial Approach
Academic Press, 1982. A Fine Hardcover. A biomaterial is a substance that has been engineered to interact with biological systems for a medical purpose, either a therapeutic or a diagnostic one.
The Science of Harry Potter: How Magic Really Works
New York: Viking Adult, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Fine Hardcover in a Fine Dust Jacket. A charming, insightful look at the scientific principles underpinning the magic of Harry Potter reveals some of the true magic behind science.
New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1947. Second Edition, Eleventh printing. Very Good in Stiff wraps.