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The New Force: The Story of Atoms and People

By Ralph E. Lapp

United States of America: Harper & Brothers, 1953. 234 pages plus index. silver gilted letters on spine. untrimmed edges. explains the history of a.e.c. and deplores our overdrawn association of secrecy with security. science is not secret.. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$17.58

Lawrence and His Laboratory: A History of the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Volume I
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Lawrence and His Laboratory: A History of the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Volume I

By J. L. Heilbron; Robert W. Seidel

Oxford: University of California Press, 1989. Near fine condition. Near fine jacket. 586 pages with index. The Radiation Laboratory in Berkeley, California, was the birthplace of particle accelerators, radioisotopes, and modern big science. This first volume of its history is a saga of physics and finance in the Great Depression, when a new kind of science was born.. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$13.78

Los Alamos 1943-1945; The Beginning of an Era

New Mexico: Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1986. A very limited softcoer reprinted in July of 1986. Details the secretive work that went into the deelopment of the first atomic bomb. The photos are amazing showing the lack of concern for what work the employees were doing. casual. 60 pages. . 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ScI-Tech.

$42.75

Discoveries and Inventions of the Twentieth Century.

By Cressy, Edward

New York: E .P. Dutton & Co., 1915. Bluw hardcover with an illustration stamped in gold gilt of a bi-plane, radio towers and submarines and the title in gilt on spine. 398pp including index. Profusley with engravings and vintage b/w photographs.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$33.25

Geology of the Appalachian Valley in Virginia 2 VOLS

By Butts, Charles

Commonwealth of Virginia: University Virginia, 1940. Brown softcover with the title printed in black. Bulletin 52 Virginia Geological Survey 568pp. There is a small chipped spot on rear cover, not affecting any text. Illustrated with b/w photographs and includes a few large fold-out plates of maps and sections of geologic beds and cross sections. Part II Fossil Plates and Explanations.. Very clean and bright. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. Illus. by Arthur Bevan. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Geology.

$33.25

Fire Mountains of the West: The Cascade and Mono Lake Volcanoes
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Fire Mountains of the West: The Cascade and Mono Lake Volcanoes

By Stephen L. Harris

U.S.A.: Mountain Press Publishing, 2005. 411 pages plus glossary, bibliography, and index.Fire Mountains of the West is a completely revised, thoroughly researched account of the volatile history and deadly potential of volcanic activity from California to southwestern British Columbia. The heart of the book is a fascinating biography of each of the major volcanoes of the West. From the subterranean lava tube caves of the Medicine Lake volcano to the fire-and-ice formation of Mount Garibaldi, from the cataclysmic collapse of Crater Lake to the incinerating blast of modern Mount St. Helens, and from deadly volcanic gas currently killing trees at Mammoth Mountain to massive mudflows waiting to burst from Mount Ranier, the book brings to life in dynamic, crystal-clear language the geologic story of our western mountainscape.. 3rd. Soft Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$7.60

Milk - The Deadly Poison
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Milk - The Deadly Poison

By Robert Cohen

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Argus Publishing, Inc., 1997. 317 pages. Gilt writing on cover. Discusses the dangers that milk poses to health. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$23.28

Apes, Angels, & Victorians: the Story of Darwin, Huxley, and Evolution

By William Irvine

New York: McGraw Hill, 1955. some underlining done in pencil. This edition is two excellent biographies in one volume: Darwin and Huxley, and their achievements during the middle of the 19th century. The book also concentrates on two major themes of both men: science and theology.. 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$7.60

Caddis Larvae

By Norman E. Hickin

United States of America: Farleigh Dickenson , 1968. An intensive biological study of the larval stage of caddis flies. Deals specifically with British flies but also includes a section that refers to American literature on the subject. Includes over 100 descriptions of caddis larvae. 2 copies at bonney.. 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Science.

$33.25

Caddis Larvae

By Norman E. Hickin

United States of America: Farleigh Dickenson , 1968. An intensive biological study of the larval stage of caddis flies. Deals specifically with British flies but also includes a section that refers to American literature on the subject. Includes over 100 descriptions of caddis larvae. 2 copies, 1 in norfolk, 1 at bonney.. 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Science.

$33.25

On Teaching Physics and Mathematics

By Hermann von Baravalle

Spring Valley, New York: Mercury Press, 1993. White stapled softcover. 51 pages. Illustrated with line drawings and many equations. Some isolated spotting. Elisabeth Vreede, Ph.D., said about this work of Baravalle: "His books have brought new life and creativity to the otherwise dry mathematics instruction; this first pedagogical work of his is filled with the vibrant experience of his own teaching practice. Every page bespeaks the love for his young students and their problems..." . 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$23.28

The Boundaries of Natural Science

By Rudolf Steiner

Spring Valley, New York: Anthroposophic Press, 1983. Used - Very Good. First edition, hardcover, and very slight bumps to base of spine and corners of front board, otherwise a solid very good copy in like dust jacket which has slight bumps to spine ends and corners with small tears to top edges, slight shelfwear with very short tear to top edge of front panel and a small peel to front hinge slightly obscuring "Science".. 4th. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Meta-Physical.

$17.58

Space and Counterspace: A New Science of Gravity, Time and Light

By Thomas, Nick C.

Great Britain: Floris Books, 2008. In this groundbreaking book, Nick Thomas presents a wider view of science uusing the theory of "counterspace". Counterspace exists alongside space as we know it , and was first proposed by Rudolf Steiner, and developed by the Cambridge mathematician George Adams. 1st. Softcover. As New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$17.58

Recreation in Mathematics: Some novel Problems.

By Sprague, Roland

New York: Dover Publications, 1963. softcover, originally published by Blackie books in the UK. 61pp Brain teaser with some unsolved problems. Clean and tight, no marks or tears. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Science.

$11.88

Geology and Virginia

By Dietrich, Richard V.

Charlotesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good. This book has been prepared for young students and laymen- both natives of Virginia and visitors to the Commonwealth- who are interested in geology and in virginia. 213pp.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ScI-Tech.

$27.08

Nature in Miniature

By Headstrom, Richard

Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good. Take a magnifying glass and go out into the world of insects and flowers, birds and snakes with Mr. Headstrom. Unhurriedly he roams the New England wood and field beyond his door through the seasons, sees the buds and leaf scars of trees in January, the whirligig beetles in March, the dogwood of May, September mushrooms. 400pp.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Science.

$11.88

The Geology of the South Mountain Belt of Berks County [Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania: Report of Progress D3, Vol. II, Part I]

By D'Invilliers, E. V.

Harrisburg: Geological Survey, 1883. Illustrated by 18 Page Plates. 441pp including appendices and indexs. The cloth over the spine is gone but the text block is tight. The book is clean and tight. The illustrations include Wheatfield Iron Ore Mine in LBerks countyground plan of the Dotterer Red Ore Mine.. 1st. Hardcover. Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Science.

$95.00

Tricot Fabric Design

By Thomas Johnson

New York and London: McGraw- Hill Book Company, Inc., 1946. 124pp, black and white illustrations, hard cover, very good condition, dust jacket worn around edges, now with myler cover, the knitting elements, warp beams, formation of the stitch, function of the stich, functions of the pattern wheels; wales, courses, and revolutions; laps, drafting the pattern, two-bar patterns, warp entries, meshes and nets, gaiting, inlay patterns. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$15.68

Principles of Textile Converting

By Irving Teplitz

NewYork: Textile Book Publishers, Inc., 1947. 180 pp, very good condition, hard cover, black and white illustrations, ten chapters, organization of the textile industry, vertical organization in textiles, fibers and yarns, construction of a fabric, types of fabrix, converting procedure, converting problems, textile merchandising, future of real silk in America, Textile Industry in the Future, previous owner's name on inside front cover.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$17.58

Cotton Loomfixers' Manual

By Ivar Moberg

New York and London: McGraw- Hill Book Company, Inc., 1942. 197 pp, black and white illustrations, very good condition, hard cover, previous owner's name inside front cover, seventeen chapters, Loom Construction, Take0up Motions, Loom-Driving and Brake Motions, Letoff Motions, Harness Motions, Picking Motions, Warp Stop Motions, Filling Stop Motions, Protector Motions, Automatic Filling Motions, Filling Feelers, Filling Cutters, Whiproll Motions, Temples, Box Motions, Box Multipliers.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ScI-Tech.

$17.58

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