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Time Travel

Time Travel (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gleick, James

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From the acclaimed author of The Information and Chaos, a mind-bending exploration of time travel: its subversive origins, its evolution in literature and science, and its influence on our understanding of time itself.

ISBN 9780008207670
Published 31 October 2016 by HarperCollins
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Science

Science (Hardback, 2nd edition)

By DK; Editor-in-chief Hart-Davis, Adam

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Delve into the history of science and the discoveries that changed the world with Science. This brand new edition is fully up-to-date, and covers everything from ancient Greek geometry to quantum physics, IVF, and global warming. Using lavish illustrations and key scientific mome ...

ISBN 9780241240472
Published 29 August 2016 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
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The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century
 

The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century (Hardback)

By Batsaki, Yota; Tchikine, Anatole

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The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century brings together international scholars to examine: the figure of the botanical explorer; links between imperial ambition and the impulse to survey, map, and collect specimens in new territories; and relationships among botanical ...

ISBN 9780884024163
Release Date 15 December 2016 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series Dumbarton Oaks Symposia and Colloquia
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Ladies of the Field: Early Women Archaeologists and Their Search for Adventure

Ladies of the Field: Early Women Archaeologists and Their Search for Adventure (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Adams, Amanda

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The first women archaeologists were Victorian era adventurers who felt most at home when farthest from it. Canvas tents were their domains, hot Middle Eastern deserts their gardens of inquiry and labor. Thanks to them, prevailing ideas about feminine nature -- soft, nurturing, su ...

ISBN 9781553654339
Published 1 October 2010 by Greystone Books,Canada
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Fifty Minerals That Changed the Course of History
 

Fifty Minerals That Changed the Course of History (Hardback)

By Chaline, Eric

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Using the word 'minerals' in its broadest sense, Fifty Minerals that Changed the Course of History features the metals, alloys, rocks, organic minerals, and gemstones that humans have used as the building blocks of their material cultures.

ISBN 9781742379500
Published 1 August 2012 by Allen & Unwin
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The Great Canoes in the Sky: Starlore and Astronomy of the South Pacific: 2017

The Great Canoes in the Sky: Starlore and Astronomy of the South Pacific: 2017 (Hardback)

By Chadwick, Stephen Robert; Paviour-Smith, Martin

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Presenting spectacular photographs of astronomical objects of the southern sky, all taken by author Stephen Chadwick, this book explores what peoples of the South Pacific see when they look up at the heavens and what they have done with this knowledge. From wives killing brothers ...

ISBN 9783319226224
Published 7 January 2016 by Springer International Publish
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A Concise History of Mathematics
 

A Concise History of Mathematics (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 4th Revised edition)

By Struik, Dirk J.

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Traces development of concepts and techniques in mathematics and identifies important mathematicians of the past.

ISBN 9780486602554
Published 1 August 1987 by Dover Publications Inc.
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Series Dover Books on Mathematics
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Gorillas in the Mist
 

Gorillas in the Mist (Paperback)

By Fossey, Dian

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Inspiring the award-winning film, Fossey's 13 years experience in the remote African rain forests with the endangered mountain gorillas are accounted in this classic work, which remains an enduring testament to one of the longest field studies of primates. Photos.

ISBN 9780618083602
Published 16 November 2000 by Houghton Mifflin
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Science: A History in 100 Experiments

Science: A History in 100 Experiments (Hardback)

By Gribbin, Mary; Gribbin, John

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A history of science distilled into 100 notable experiments - epic moments that have fuelled our understanding of Earth and the Universe beyond.

ISBN 9780008145606
Published 1 December 2016 by HarperCollins
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Why it's Not All Rocket Science: Scientific Theories and Experiments Explained

Why it's Not All Rocket Science: Scientific Theories and Experiments Explained (Paperback)

By Cave, Robert

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Examines 100 extraordinary projects, theories and experiments that have been conducted in the name of science. From spider monkeys to human cyborgs, and from swimming in syrup to chaos theory, the author places each experiment and discovery in its scientific context.

ISBN 9780500292006
Published 1 September 2016 by Thames and Hudson (Australia)
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