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THE SECOND LAW : An Introduction to Classical and Statistical Thermodynamics

by Bent, Henry A.

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Oxford, 1965. 429pp. Maroon cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and tears along edges, First Edition, index, appendices, THE SECOND LAW : An Introduction to Classical and Statistical Thermodynamics, free energy and phase stability, applications, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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Newton's Principia for the Common Reader

by Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan

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Published
1997
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Very Good
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9780198517443
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Clarendon / Oxford, 1997. 593pp. Large heavy maroon cloth hardback witrh DJ, VG, "the first comprehensive analysis of Newton's Principia without recourse to secondary sources. Chandrasekhar analyses some 150 propositions which form a direct chain leading to Newton's formulation of his universal law of gravitation. In each case, Newton's proofs are arranged in a linear sequence of equations and arguments,… Read more
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PARACELSUS : Selected Writings

by Jacobi, Jolande (editor); Guterman, Norbert (translator)

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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9780691098104
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Princeton / Bollingen, 1969. 290pp. Black and green cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, few light finger smudges on outer page edges, index, bibliography, glossary, b&w illustrations, PARACELSUS : Selected Writings, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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LIGHT WAVES AND THEIR USES

by Michelson, A.A.

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Published
1907
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Very Good
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University of Chicago Press, 1907. 166pp. Red cloth hardback, VG, very light rubbing at corner and spine tips, owner name on front end page and on inside front cover, three color plates in back, Second Impression, index, figures few pencil notes in margins, Light waves and their uses, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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THE GOD PROBLEM : How a Godless Cosmos Creates

by Bloom, Howard

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2012
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Very Good
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9781616145514
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Prometheus Books, 2012. 708pp. Black hardback with DJ, VG, Second Printing, no names or markings, index, chapter notes, b&w photos and illustrations, THE GOD PROBLEM : How a Godless Cosmos Creates, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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ADVANCED VIBRATION ANALYSIS

by Kelly, S. Graham

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Published
2007
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Very Good
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9780849334191
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CRC Press, 2007. 637pp. Hardback with glossy boards, index, references, Advanced Vibration Analysis, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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QUANTUM ELECTRODYNAMICS : A Lecture Note and Reprint Volume

by Feynman, R.P.

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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W.A. Benjamin Inc., 1962. 198pp. Navy blue cloth hardback, no DJ, Second Printing with corrections, owner name in ink on half title page and upper page edge, Includes: Interaction of light with matter, Resume of the principles and results of special relativity, Relativistic wave equation, Solution of the dirac equation for a free particle, Potential problems in quantum electrodynamics, Relativistic… Read more
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Detection of Fissionable Materials by Nondestructive Means

by Sher, Rudolph; Untermyer, Samuel, II

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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9780894480218
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American Nuclear Society, 1980. 286pp, illustrated green boards, DJ has minor rubbing, short tear along lower spine, , VG, photos, charts, graphs, figures, chapter notes, appendix, index, ANS monograph, methods for development of safety standards for handling radioactive material, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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A FULLER EXPLANATION: The Synergetic Geometry of R. Buckminster Fuller

by Edmondson, Amy C.

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Published
1987
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Very Good
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9780817633387
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Birkhauser , 1987. 302pp. Orange hardback, VG, in shrink wrap, index, appendices, figures and tables, Includes: Return to modelability, Irrationality of Pi, Systems and synergy, Tools of the trade, Structure and pattern integrity, Angular topology, Vector equilibrium, Tales told by the spheres, Isotropic vector matrix, Multiplication by division, Jitterbug, All space filling, Heart of the matter, Cosmic railroad tracks, From… Read more
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BUCKLING OF BARS, PLATES, AND SHELLS

by Brush, Don O.; Almroth, Bo O.

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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9780070085930
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McGraw Hill, 1975. 379pp. Black hardback, DJ VG with light wear at spine tips, owner name on front end page, index, references, c.1pp yellow highlighting and pencil marks, appendix, Includes: List of symbols, straight bars, rectangular flat plates, circular rings, circular cylindrical shells, general shells, influence of initial imperfections, numerical solution methods, nonlinear analysis, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
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MY LIFE : Recollections of a Nobel Laureate

by Born, Max

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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First U. S. Edition
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9780684156620
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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. 308pp. Brown boards, DJ VG, First U.S. Edition, index, b&w photos, The author's autobiography, a detailed account of his life written for his family, physicist who won the Nobel Prize in 1954, translated from the German, . First U. S. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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THE ELECTRON : Its Isolation and Measurement and the Determination of Some of Its Properties

by Millikan, Robert Andrews

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Published
1924
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Good+
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University of Chicago Press, 1924. 293pp. Small red cloth hardback, light rubbing at spine and corner tips, few light brown stains, owner name ink stamped on a few pages, Second Edition, pencil notes and marks on a few pages, indices, appendices, b&w illustrations and photos, THE ELECTRON : Its Isolation and Measurement and the Determination of Some of Its Properties,… Read more
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CAUSALITY & CHANCE IN MODERN PHYSICS

by Bohm, David

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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9780812210026
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University of Pennsylvania Press, 1980. 170pp. Trade paperback, VG, covers covered in thin clear plastic contact paper, no names or markings in book, Causality and chance in modern physics, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE NEWTONIAN REVOLUTION with Illustrations of the Transformation of Scientific Ideas

by Cohen, I. Bernard

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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9780521273800
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Cambridge, 1983. 404pp. Trade paperback, VG, light rubbing along edges, owner name on front end page, no markings in book, index, bibliography, chapter notes, The Newtonian revolution and the Newtonian style, Transformations of scientific ideas, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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NEUTRINO ASTROPHYSICS

by Bahcall, John N.

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Published
1990
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Good+
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9780521379755
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Cambridge, 1990. 567pp. Softback, covered in clear plastic coating, EX-LIB, minimal markings, index, references, appendix, figures and tables, footnotes, Neutrino Astrophysics, . Soft Cover. Good+.
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ODD BOY OUT : Young Albert Einstein

by Brown, Don

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Published
2004
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Very Good
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First Printing
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9780618492985
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Houghton Mifflin, 2004. c.34pp. Large square hardback with glossy illustrated boards, DJ VG, First Printing, bibliography, Biography of Albert Einstein written for young children, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Don Brown .
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STRATEGY FOR SURVIVAL

by Martin Jr., Thomas L.; Latham, Donald C.

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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First Edition
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University of Arizona Press, 1963. 389pp. Blue cloth hardback, no DJ, light brown foxing spots on outer page edges, includes errata slip, index, references, chapter notes, appendices, A comprehensive summary of available facts on civil defense and thermonuclear war woven together into a coherent picture of the total problem, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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DYNAMICS OF VIBRATIONS

by Volterra, Enrico; Zachmanoglou, E.C.

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1965
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Very Good
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Charles E. Merrill, 1965. 622pp. Heavy maroon hardback, no DJ, VG, owner name on front end page, indices, problems, bibliography, figures and tables, appendices, Includes: Fundamentals of vibrations, Vibrations of systems with one degree of freedom, Vibrations of systems with several degrees of freedom, Vibrations of continuous systems, Nonlinear oscillations, Wave propagation in solids, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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THE WORLD OF ATOMS : Twelve Non-Mathematical Lectures

by Haas, Arthur; Welch, George B. (translator); Uhler, Horace S. (translator)

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Published
1937
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D. Van Nostrand Co., 1937. 183pp. Dark green cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, translated from the German, Second English Edition, enlarged and revised, 1937, Ten lectures on atomic physics, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

by Shklovskii, I.S.; Sagan, Carl; Fern, Paula (translator)

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Published
1966
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Holden-Day, 1966. 509pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ poor and tucked in rear of book, translated from the Russian, indices, bibliography, figures and tables, photos and illustrations, A look at the possiblility of intelligent life on other planets, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor.
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