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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.
Optics

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.
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 Francis a Carey

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

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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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Physical Chemistry

by Donald a McQuarrie

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Biochemistry

by Donald Voet

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Chemistry

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

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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

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

The Modern Theory Of Solids

The Modern Theory Of Solids

by Seitz, Frederick

Quantum Mechanics and Experience

Quantum Mechanics and Experience

by Albert, David Z

Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1993. Hardcover. 0674741129 . 9.10 X 6.20 X 1.10 inches; 222 pages .
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$12.50
The Handy Physics Answer Book

The Handy Physics Answer Book

by Gundersen, P. Erik

Barnes & Noble. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1999. Hardcover. 0760746508 . 9.30 X 7.40 X 1.30 inches .
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$12.50
Ueber die Ablenkung eines Lichtstrals von seiner geradlinigen Bewegung, durch die Attraktion eines Weltkörpers . .

Ueber die Ablenkung eines Lichtstrals von seiner geradlinigen Bewegung, durch die Attraktion eines Weltkörpers . .

by Soldner, Johann

Berlin: bey dem Verfasser, 1801. Soldner, Johann Georg von (1776-1833). Ueber die Ablenkung eines Lichtstrals von seiner geradlinigen Bewegung, durch die Attraktion eines Weltkörpers . . . In Astronomisches Jahrbuch für das Jahr 1804 (1801): 161-172. Whole volume, 8vo. [4], 268pp. 2 folding plates. Berlin: bey dem Verfasser, und in Commission bey G. A. Lange, 1801. 200 x 115 mm. Half sheep, marbled boards ca. 1801, minor worming in front cover, lightly rubbed but sound. Fine copy. Small ownership... Read more
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$3,750.00
Space Shuttle Support System (1982, includes loose press glossies)

Space Shuttle Support System (1982, includes loose press glossies)

by Abitanto, Peter S

Cherry Hill, NJ: RCA American Communications, 1982. Paperback. Fine. Published 1982, 4to, color glossy stapled wraps, 8 pp, illustrated, including color photos. Loosely inserted are 9 glossy press photographs of the Space Shuttle and its components each with RCA news release info enfolding the photo, plus a tenth sheet describing the outer elbow camera RCA helped develop. We can find no similar publications in OCLC.
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$100.00
The Minerals of Boron, California

The Minerals of Boron, California

by Pemberton, Earl (Editor)

Mineral Research Society, 1960-01-01. Paperback. Good-. . GOOD-. Gray staple-bound wraps, approx. 8.5'' x 5.5'', 40pp., bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, light rub wear and a some small creases along spine, light discoloration/fading from spine hinges extending onto covers, few small chips and some small and tiny scattered light brown stains to covers, 3 or 4 pages annotations..<p> Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com<p> Orders... Read more
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$7.30
Reports upon THE MINERAL RESOURCES of the United States

Reports upon THE MINERAL RESOURCES of the United States

by Browne, J. Ross and James W. Taylor (Special Commissioners)

Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1867. First Edition. Hardcover. Text focues on gold and silver West of the Rocky Mountains, Original brown cloth, gilt spine lettering, illustrated with tables, index at rear.; 6" x 9"; 360 pp; Boards rubbed with loss of gilt spine lettering, sound binding, some pages toned, many pages with small spots, one page with misfolded corner (a binding error), no ownership marks or writing within. .
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$60.00
Theoretisch-practische Belehrung &uuml;ber die Anstellung und F&uuml;hrung der Waidindigk&uuml;pe, sowie &uuml;ber die Krankheiten derselben, nebst genauer Angabe ihrer Kennzeichen und Heilmittel und einer erl&auml;uternden Sammlung von Stahlproben

Theoretisch-practische Belehrung über die Anstellung und Führung der Waidindigküpe, sowie über die Krankheiten derselben, nebst genauer Angabe ihrer Kennzeichen und Heilmittel und einer erläuternden Sammlung von Stahlproben

by SCHERF, Carl Friedrich

One folding hand-colored engraved plate. 2 p.l., [ix]-xx, 290 pp. Small 8vo, cont. half-sheep & marbled boards, flat spine gilt, orange & green leather labels on spine. Weimar: B.F. Voigt, 1842. First edition. Scherf was a dyer at Freiburg and wrote several other books on the subject. The present work is devoted to woad (Isatis tinctoria), its cultivation, and uses in making indigo dyes. The plate is a color scale depicting 36 different shades of blue. Fine copy and rare. Lacking two... Read more
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$1,950.00
The Road to the Stars

The Road to the Stars

by Iain Nicolson

Devon: Westbridge Books, 1978. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall
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£8.00
Black Holes: The End of the Universe

Black Holes: The End of the Universe

by John Taylor

London: BCA ( Book Club Associates ), 1980. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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£5.00
Atlas des gestirnten Himmels

Atlas des gestirnten Himmels

by Littrow, J. J. von

Stuttgart: Hoffmann, 1839. First edition. [4], xxxvi pp., xxxvi plates. 235 x 187 mm. 19th cent. half calf, marbled boards, repaired. Some foxing and toning. 19th cent. owner's name on title. Embossed library stamp.
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$200.00
Introduction to Electrodynamics (3rd Edition) [Paperback](Chinese Edition)

Introduction to Electrodynamics (3rd Edition) [Paperback](Chinese Edition)

by David J.Griffiths

World Publishing Company; 1 edition (January 1. 2006). paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback Pages Number: 576 Publisher.: World Publishing Company; 1st edition (January 1. 2006). Introduction to Electrodynamics (3rd edition) introduced a pillar of the Department of Physics. undergraduate course electrodynamics . And theoretical mechanics. thermodynamics and statistical physics and quantum mechanics together are... Read more
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$139.05
THE WEATHER MAKERS : The History And Future Impact of Climate Change

THE WEATHER MAKERS : The History And Future Impact of Climate Change

by Flannery, Tim

New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2005. xv, + 357pp., two page b/white map, plus 1 x 4 page, colour-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Green boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased at head of spine only. " . . . both an urgent warning and a call to arms, outlining the history of climate change, how it will unfold over the next century, and what we can do to prevent a cataclysmic future . . . " Book weight approx.... Read more
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AU$20.00
The Forty-Foot Telescope at Slough.  Photographed by Sir John F.W. Herschel [photographed 9 September 1839; this print made in] August 1890

The Forty-Foot Telescope at Slough. Photographed by Sir John F.W. Herschel [photographed 9 September 1839; this print made in] August 1890

by HERSCHEL, Sir John Frederick William

Circular silver photographic print, 92 mm. in diameter, mounted on paper incorporating a printed title and descriptive letterpress dated August 1890 with the signatures of two of Herschel's sons, mounted on card. Some small areas of abrasions to the paper surface. In the original frame, by Ryman & Co. of Oxford, made from the rungs of the ladder to the telescope. With a fragment of an original (?) printed descriptive notice on the back. This is the earliest photograph of a scientific... Read more
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$25,000.00
Soviet Aircraft and Rockets

Soviet Aircraft and Rockets

by Zhemchuzhin, N.A., et al

New Delhi: Amerind Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd., 1977. Decent quality Indian publication, translated and published for NASA from the 1971 Soviet original, titled "Znakom'tes', Samolet I Raketa". Apparently intended for technically minded teenagers. Covers the history and technology of aircraft, principles of flight, engines, equipment, instrumentation and navigation, 'cybernetics', final chapter on space flight. All written in a somewhat florid and hyperbolic style, redolant of... Read more
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$35.00
Chemical and Biological Laboratory Apparatus Catalog C-227

Chemical and Biological Laboratory Apparatus Catalog C-227

by Central Scientific Co

Chicago: Central Scientific Co, 1927. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Fair. 1927 Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Fair. No DJ. Edgeworn. Bumped corners. Cover stained along with endpapers & index. 779p.
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$25.95
The Messier Album : An Observer&#39;s Handbook

The Messier Album : An Observer's Handbook

by Mallas, John H.; Kreimer, Evered

Sky Publishing, 1978. Fourth Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 216pp plus color photos in rear. B/w photos. Star charts. Other illustrations. DJ is lightly rubbed.. Selling online since 1999. Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!
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$34.95
HISTOIRE DU CIEL,; ou l'on Recherche L'origine de l'idolatrie, et les meprises de al philosophie sur la formation, & sur les influences des Corps Celestes. [in two volumes]

HISTOIRE DU CIEL,; ou l'on Recherche L'origine de l'idolatrie, et les meprises de al philosophie sur la formation, & sur les influences des Corps Celestes. [in two volumes]

by [PLUCHE, Noel Antoine, 1688-1761]

Haye: Jean Neaulme, 1744. Fourth edition, revised and corrected. 12mo, pp. [iv], xxxv, 516; [ii], 495. With an engraved frontispiece and 23 full page engraved plates of solar symbols and figures. Bound in contemporary full French calf, spines gilt in compartments, little rubbed but a very good tight set. A little light marginal water marks. See (for the first edition). Cioranescu 50658; Sander 1579; Dorbon 3689; Houzeau-Lancaster I, 645; DSB XI, 44; Caillet 8755. Rare, the OCLC locates just two copies,... Read more
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$605.00
THE EARTH Its Life and Death

THE EARTH Its Life and Death

by Berget, Alphonse

G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Some wear to the spine tips and corners. Rear hinge cracked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages .
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$18.00
Geology of the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific Slope with an Atlas

Geology of the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific Slope with an Atlas

by George F. Becker

Washington Government Printing Office, 1888-01-01. Hardcover. Good-. . *ATLAS NOT INCLUDED!* GOOD-. Dark brown cloth covered boards, approx. 11.5'' x 9.25'', 486pp., slight sun fading and moderate rub wear to spine, bumps to spine edges and corners of covers, moderate rub wear and several scratch marks to spine hinges, covers and edges of covers, few light brown stains to side page edges, gray smudges to bottom page edges near corner, light binding glue stain transference to spine hinge... Read more
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$47.25
The Last Three Minutes  Conjecture About The Ultimate Fate Of The Universe

The Last Three Minutes Conjecture About The Ultimate Fate Of The Universe

by Davies, Paul

Basic Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1994. First. Hardcover. 0465048927 . Science Masters Series; 9.50 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches .
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$13.35
Scene Painting, 1920-1950: Collection of the Shota Rustaveli Theatre

Scene Painting, 1920-1950: Collection of the Shota Rustaveli Theatre

by Maya Tsitsishvili; Nino Vacheishvili

Georgian Ministry of Culture, 2008-01-01. Paperback. Good+. . GOOD+. Text in English and Georgian, orange illustrated wraps, approx. 9.5'' x 11.5'', very light shelf wear, small chips to spine ends..<p> Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com<p> Orders shipped via USPS.
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$19.90
Coming of Age in the Milky Way

Coming of Age in the Milky Way

by Ferris, Timothy

William Morrow & Co. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 0688058892 . 8.70 X 5.50 X 1.10 inches; 495 pages .
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$12.50
The Quark and the Jaguar

The Quark and the Jaguar

by Gell-Mann, Murray

New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 1994. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Laminated pictorial boards, beige spine with black titles, xviii, 392 pp, index. One corner bumped, else fine. Particle physicist Gell-Mann shares his thoughts on how the simple, such as fundamental particles, is related to the complex, such as galaxies and biological systems. Shipping weight 3 lbs.. First Edition. . Near Fine/No dj. 24 X 16 cm.
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$20.99
Gemmology; second edition

Gemmology; second edition

by Read. Peter G

Oxford: Butterworth Heinemann, 1999. Second Edition. Paperback. Very good. 8vo, 326 pages. Firm binding; no loose pages. Book and cover with minimal wear. Lightly tanned pages; a couple of dog-eared pages.
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$24.00