Physical Sciences

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Top Sellers in Physical Sciences

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

by Jeremy M ; Tymoczko, John L ; Stryer, Lubert Berg

In the new edition of Biochemistry, instructors will see the all the hallmark features that made this a consistent bestseller for the undergraduate biochemistry course: exceptional clarity and concision, a more biological focus, cutting-edge content, and an elegant, uncluttered design. Accomplished in both the classroom and the laboratory, coauthors Jeremy Berg and John Tymoczko draw on the field’s dynamic research to illustrate its fundamental ideas.
Cosmos

Cosmos

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan was the David Duncan Professor of Astronomy and Space Sciences and Director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University; Distinguished Visiting Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology; and the cofounder and President of the Planetary Society, the largest space-interest group in the world. For the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, he was an adviser on the Mariner, Voyager, and Viking unmanned space missions, and he briefed... Read more
Classical Electrodynamics

Classical Electrodynamics

by John David Jackson

The third edition of the defining text for the graduate-level course in Electricity and Magnetism has finally arrived! It has been 37 years since the first edition and 24 since the second. The new edition addresses the changes in emphasis and applications that have occurred in the field, without any significant increase in length.
The Elegant Universe

The Elegant Universe

by Brian Greene

The Elegant Universe is a book by Brian Greene published in 1999 which introduces string theory and provides a comprehensive though non-technical assessment of the theory and some of its shortcomings.
Physics

Physics

by Douglas C Giancoli

For algebra-based introductory physics courses taken primarily by pre-med, agricultural, technology, and architectural students.

This best-selling algebra-based physics text is known for its elegant writing, engaging biological applications, and exactness. Physics: Principles with Applications, 6e retains the careful exposition and precision of previous editions with many interesting new applications and carefully crafted new pedagogy. It was written to give students the basic concepts of physics... Read more
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
Physics

Physics

by John D ; Johnson, Kenneth W Cutnell

Includes index.
The Physics Of Everyday Phenomena

The Physics Of Everyday Phenomena

by Thomas W Griffith

Includes index.
The Double Helix

The Double Helix

by James D Watson

"A Touchstone book."
Peoples Of the Sea

Peoples Of the Sea

by Immanuel Velikovsky

Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry

by McMurry John

Chemistry

Chemistry

by Karen C Timberlake

Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry

by Paula Yurkanis Bruice

Materials Science and Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

by William D Jr Callister

Chemistry

Chemistry

by Steven S Zumdahl

Chemistry

Chemistry

by Theodore L ; Lemay, H Eugene Jr ; Bursten, Bruce Edward; Burdge, Julia R Brown

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Physical Chemistry

by Donald a McQuarrie and John D Simon

As the first modern physical chemistry textbook to cover quantum mechanics before thermodynamics and kinetics, this book provides a contemporary approach to the study of physical chemistry. By beginning with quantum chemistry, students will learn the fundamental principles upon which all modern physical chemistry is built. The text includes a special set of "MathChapters" to review and summarize the mathematical tools required to master the material Thermodynamics is simultaneously taught from a... Read more
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Optics

by Eugene Hecht

Optics, Fifth Edition is distinguished by three core imperatives for the reader: up-to-date content in line with the ever-evolving technological advances in the Optics field; a modern approach to discourse including studies on photons, phasors, and theory; and improvements and revisions to the previous edition’s pedagogy including over one hundred new worked examples.
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Organic Chemistry

by Francis a Carey

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Physical Chemistry

by Donald a McQuarrie

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Biochemistry

by Donald Voet

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Chemistry

by Dingrando; Gregg; Hainen

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Biochemistry

by Stryer

Physical Sciences Books & Ephemera

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

The Modern Theory Of Solids

The Modern Theory Of Solids

by Seitz, Frederick

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

The Reign of Relativity: Philosophy in Physics 1915-1925
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$30.00
Insecticide Mode of Action

Insecticide Mode of Action

by Coats, Joel R

Academic Press, 1982. Hb, 470 pgs. G+ in G dj (scuffed, small chips on corners and a bit grubby on the top edges). Some mottling to edges of pages but contents clean. Previous owner's signature front end paper. Collection of articles providing contemporary analysis of insect toxicology. Divided into three sections: Conventional Insecticides, Formamidines and Developmetal Inhibitors.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£15.00
Statistics and Data Analysis in Geology

Statistics and Data Analysis in Geology

by John C. Davis

John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY, 1973. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 550 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's inscription on endpapers and title page (blacked out). Black "X" on front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Science & Technology; ISBN: 0471198951. ISBN/EAN: 9780471198956. Pictures of this item not already... Read more
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$15.00
RELATIVISTIC EFFECTS IN THE SPECTRA OF ATOMIC SYSTEMS

RELATIVISTIC EFFECTS IN THE SPECTRA OF ATOMIC SYSTEMS

by LABZOWSKY, L. N.; G. L. Klimchitskaya; and Yu Yu Dmitriev

Bristol: Institute of Physics, 1993. Hardcover. Near fine/No Jacket. Hardcover, no jacket. Near Fine. Small scratch to front cover; some wear to bottom board corners; some sunning to spine. Text is tight and clean. References. Index. Physics.
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$20.00
Weather ( Fact Finders Guide Ser.)

Weather ( Fact Finders Guide Ser.)

by Westwell, Ian

Kent: Grange Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1999. Hardcover. Almost like new condition. Very lightly handled. Unmarked. DJ improved with new, clear mylar cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages .
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$7.79
Ecology of Plants in the Tropics

Ecology of Plants in the Tropics

by Janzen, Daniel H

London: Edward Arnold (Publishers) Ltd, 1975. Paperback. vi, 66p., illustrated with scattered b&w site and specimen photography, softbound, 8.5x5.5 inch decorated cardstock wraps. Covers mildly sunned with a small adhesive stain to back, a sound copy entirely clean and unmarked within. Institute of biology's studies in biology no 58.
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$10.00
Dictionary of Chemistry on the Basis of Mr Nicholson's in which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew and its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures, Detailed

Dictionary of Chemistry on the Basis of Mr Nicholson's in which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew and its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures, Detailed

by Ure, Andrew

London: Thomas Tegg. Worn condition. Cover heavily rubbed and scuffed. Split to hinge and wear to spine ends. Fep missing. Slight foxing. Content in overall good condition. 1824. Second Edition. Brown hardback half-leather cover with marbled boards. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). xvii, 816pp. 8 b/w engraved plates and 3 fold out tables. .
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£56.00
Das Yang- und Yin-Prinzip ausserhalb des Chinesischen. Tau, Tau-t-an=*Serm-an (der spatere Hermes Trismegistos)

Das Yang- und Yin-Prinzip ausserhalb des Chinesischen. Tau, Tau-t-an=*Serm-an (der spatere Hermes Trismegistos)

by Zollinger, Gustav

Bern: Druck der Genossenschafts-Buchdruckerei, 1949. First edition. Cloth. A very good copy.. 63 pp. 8vo.
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$20.00
Understanding Space-Time

Understanding Space-Time

by Robert DiSalle

Hardcover. New.
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$63.00
The First Eden

The First Eden

by Attenborough, David

London: Collins/BBC Books. 1987. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 240 pages . Reprint. Hardcover.
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AU$12.00
The Reed Field Guide to New Zealand Geology

The Reed Field Guide to New Zealand Geology

by Jocelyn Thornton

Guide to NZ geology accompanied by b&w photos and illus and colour photos.
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NZ$25.00
Geology - Along Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park, Montana

Geology - Along Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park, Montana

by Omer B Raup, Robert L Earhart, James W Whipple & Paul E Carrara

West Glacier, Montana: Glacier Natural History Association / Falcon Press, 1986 Guide to the U S Geological Survey studies along the famous road which winds through the Glacier National Park. Contains answers to questions frequently asked by visitors. 62pp, illustrated with colour photographs and drawings in colour and black and white, together with fold-out geologic map to rear. Minor rubbing to corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Spiral Bound Soft Cover. Very Good/No... Read more
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£10.00
A Comprehensible Universe: The Interplay of Science and Theology

A Comprehensible Universe: The Interplay of Science and Theology

by George V. Coyne and Michael Heller

Hardcover. New/New.
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$44.00
Seeking Ultimates  An Intuitive Guide to Physics

Seeking Ultimates An Intuitive Guide to Physics

by Landsberg, Peter T

London: Institute Physics Publishing. Very Good+. 2000. Softcover. 0750306572 . Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book, text unmarked; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8.48 X 5.46 X 0.69 inches; 314 pages; Seeking Ultimates: An Intuitive Guide to Physics, Second Edition takes us on a journey that explores the limits of our scientific knowledge, emphasizing the gaps that are left. The book starts with everyday concepts such as temperature, and proceeds to energy, the Periodic Table,... Read more
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$20.00
A Topological Picturebook

A Topological Picturebook

by George K. Francis

Soft cover. New.
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$45.00
8 Engravings: Mining & geological formations from French Journal des Mines

8 Engravings: Mining & geological formations from French Journal des Mines

Paris: I'Imprimerie de Bossange, 1813. Fine. Eight fine copper engraved plates from a French mining journal, extracted and bound together, depicting French and Irish sites. Vol. 33, Plates 1 - 6 & Vol. 34, Plates 7 & 8, from 'Journal Des Mines, ou Recueil De Memoires Sur L'Exploitation Des Mines..' The plates, some folding, include: a cut away view of the French underground canal between Aubigny and Remilly which passes underneath Sombernon; a landscape view "... Barrage... Read more
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$45.00
Über den Bau der Atome

Über den Bau der Atome

by Bohr, Niels

Berlin: Springer, 1924. Paperback. Very Good. First German edition, 1924, of his Nobel lecture, translated by Pauli, wraps, good with old stamp from previous owner, noted Leipzig dermatologist Tibor Benedek, light curling at corners and minor soil.
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$40.00
Astronomy: A History of Man's Investigation of the Universe

Astronomy: A History of Man's Investigation of the Universe

by Hoyle, Fred

Doubleday & Company, NY, 1962. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. "In this splendid marriage of words and illustration, Fred Hoyle, one of the great contemporary astronomers, tells the history of astronomy with incomparable drama and authority. Not only is 'Astronomy' brilliantly readable as first rank history, but the scope of the text and the skillful conception of the more than 400 illustrations and diagrams make this a book for study and reference for many years to come. Hoyle reconstructs the... Read more
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$145.00
The San Francisco Earthquake

The San Francisco Earthquake

by Thomas, Gordon and Witts, Max Morgan

New York: Stein and Day, 1971. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight rubbing to spine ends and minor bump to lower rear corner. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or creased with small tears to spine ends and slight rubbing to upper and lower edges. 316pp. A moment-by-moment account of the devastating earthquake which hit San Francisco in April 1906. Illustrated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/Very Good. 9.5 x 6.5 inches.
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£6.95
Entering Space, An Astronaut's Odyssey

Entering Space, An Astronaut's Odyssey

by Allen, Joseph P.; Martin, Russell

Orbis Publishing Limited, London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Size: Quarto 4to . 224 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book... Read more
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AU$20.00
A Practical Introduction to Spherics and Nautical Astronomy. 1813

A Practical Introduction to Spherics and Nautical Astronomy. 1813

by Kelly, P

London: J Johnson. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed with 1" split at top of front hinge. Occasional light foxing. 1813. Fourth Edition. Brown leather cover. 240mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). pp. 232 + xvi + plates. 20 b/w plates - 8 fold-out. Dedicated to Nevil Maskelyne. Includes a section on time. .
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£260.00
Studies in Photogeology : In Connection with Geological Mapping in Switzerland Specifically of the Todi Range

Studies in Photogeology : In Connection with Geological Mapping in Switzerland Specifically of the Todi Range

by Helbling, Robert with Baeschlin, Harry, Staub, & Krebs (translated by N. E. Odell); [Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich]

Zurich: Art. Institute Orell Fussli A.-G., 1949. Textblock complete (137 pages, all clean); upper page corners have water damage: warping and faint staining, but no pages are stuck together, and text and illustrations are clearly legible througout. The boards are sunworn and also bent inward. The pocket in the back CONTAINS ALL SEVEN FOLDING MAPS, none of which was affected by the water--they are all smooth and clean and flat--the first four are "Geological Maps of the Todi Range" and the... Read more
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$19.40
Autograph letter signed to Samuel H. Christie

Autograph letter signed to Samuel H. Christie

by Ampere, Andre Marie

Paris, 1824. Ampère, André Marie (1775-1836). Autograph letter signed to [Samuel Hunter] Christie (1784-1865). Paris, 14 July 1824. 1 page. 225 x 175 mm. Light marginal staining, lacuna from ink oxidation affecting one word. From Ampère, founder of the science of electrodynamics, to British mathematician and physicist Samuel Hunter Christie, who performed important research on terrestrial and other forms of magnetism: "Depuis que vous m'avez fait l'honneur de m'envoyer votre excellent mémoire sur... Read more
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$7,500.00
Dreams of a Final Theory (Signed 1st Ed, with newspaper clipping) (3)

Dreams of a Final Theory (Signed 1st Ed, with newspaper clipping) (3)

by Weinberg, Steven

Pantheon, 1993. 1st Ed. Hardcover. Near-Fine/Near Fine. Signed. 1ST EDITION SIGNED AND DATED BY STEVEN WEINBERG! Also warmly inscribed to a fellow faculty member at UT Austin. Newspaper clipping included of Weinberg appointment. Prior owner's embossment and ink-stamp also present. Otherwise near-fine with VG+ DJ; a lovely copy now in new mylar. Expedited shipping is welcome; Bk 3, signed by author.
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$235.00