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Genetic Engineering (Opposing Viewpoints)

by Dudley, William; Leone, Bruno, Eds.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780899084527
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$14.00

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Greenhaven Press, 1990. Larger softcover, glossy blue wrappers with yellow illustration of family reflected in red below at center front, pink, yellow and white lettering. Light wear to long spine edges. A folded newspaper article has lightly browned pages 76 and 77. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Mammals Of Kentucky

by Roger W. Barbour; Barbour, Roger W.; Wayne H. Davis

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1974
Condition
Faiir
ISBN
9780813113142
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$14.00

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University Press of Kentucky, 1974. Sturdy book, quality brown cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, very slight twist to covers, 322 glossy pages, profusely illustrated with skulls, map spread and each mammal, a color photo section also. Ink birthday note at top of first front end paper. DJ glossy white, lightly soiled and lightly browned, a color photograph of… Read more
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Tides and the Pull of the Moon

by Wylie, Francis E

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780828903479
Item Price
$16.00

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The Stephen Gree Press, 1979. Larger, sturdy book, black spine, blue boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, 246 lightly browned pages, photographs throughout, some illustrations. DJ beneath mylar, a stunning color-illustration of Japanese color print of waves with large yellow moon on front, waves in white and shades of blue, yellow and pink on front and spine, white back. DJ… Read more
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Billions and Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Sagan, Carl

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
5th
ISBN
9780679411604
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$10.00

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Random House, 1997. Very large softcover, glossy wrappers with black background, a partial color photo of galaxies on front, and a tiny telescope too, 241 pages. Very slight wear to three tips. Very Good.. 5th. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

by Sagan, Carl

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Fine/Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394501697
Item Price
$33.00

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Random House. Fine/Fine. 1979. First Edition. Cloth. 0-394-50169-1 (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, quality black cloth, gilt lettering and border very fine on spine, purple color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 347 lightly browned pages. DJ beneath mylar, price-clipped, glossy black with a color-image of human head in thin orange and purple borders… Read more
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Is Anyone Out There? The Scientific Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

by Drake, Frank

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385305327
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$14.00

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Delacorte Press, 1992. Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers with color photo of star, a center insert of SETI in reds and yellows lettering, 272 pages including a glossy photo section. Creases at top front right, light wear to front edges, light wear to front edges, slight surface wear to spine corners, praise on back from Carl Sagan and others.… Read more
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Fish Watching With Eugenie Clark

by Clark, Eugenie

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781575053844
Item Price
$199.00

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Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 2000. Very large, thinner book, color-illustrated glossy covers, blue and red ocean water background to fish, coral, and moray eel on front, 48 glossy pages, color illustrations throughout by famous marine scientist. On first front end paper in black ink: "To Cady, my special friend, Best wishes, Eugenie Clark at Mote." DJ glossy with same color and… Read more
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$199.00
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The Immense Journey: An Imaginative Naturalist Explores the Mysteries of Man and Nature

by Eiseley, Loren

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1957
Condition
Fair
Edition
9th Printing
Item Price
$26.00

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Random House, 1957. Sturdy book, quality blue cloth, a colorful spine in squares of purple, darker blue and red, very bright gilt lettering too, 210 lightly browned pages. Many blue and red ink lines in margins and some underlining as well. DJ heavy paper, blue background, color-illustration of surrealistic bird, comet and monkey on front, a photo of Eiseley on… Read more
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A Crack in the Earth: A Journey up Israel's Rift Valley

by Watzman, Haim

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374130589
Item Price
$11.00

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy, thinner book, dark blue spine, gray boards, bright silver lettering on spine, 194 pages. DJ has a color photograph of clouds, water and earth on front, spine and back, praise for author's "Company G" based on service in the Israel Defense Force on back wrapper. DJ has light wear at… Read more
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Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

by Holdgman, Charles D.; Weast, Robert C.; Selby, Samuel M.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$18.00

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Chemical Rubber Publishing Co., 1958. Smaller, very thick sturdy book, dark leather covers cleaned with neatsfoot oil, red background to top front right and spine top and bottom with light foxing to pages' top edge, browned near both spines inside covers and adjacent end papers, 3211 pages. Tiny tear to margin of page 104. Very Good.. Full Leather. Very Good.… Read more
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Principles of Physical Cosmology

by Peebles, P J E

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
3d
ISBN
9780691074283
Item Price
$55.00

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Princeton University Press, 1993. Large, sturdy, thick heavy book, quality dark blue cloth, light blue lettering very fine on spine, 718 pages, formulas and charts throughout. DJ glossy with deep space illustration on front, dark blue spine and back, praise for other titles by Peebles on back in Science and others publications. DJ and book, both As New.. 3d. Cloth.… Read more
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$55.00
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Evolution

by Ridley, Mark

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780865424951
Item Price
$45.00

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Blackwell Science, 1997. Very large, thick, heavy sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers in shades of blue, a may fly in background with a color photograph of may fly on leaf at center front wrapper, 719 pages, profusely illustrated with color plates as well. Very light surface wear to spine top left edge. Near Very Fine.. 2d. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to -… Read more
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Once Before Time: A Whole Story of the Universe

by Bojowald, Martin

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st U.S.
ISBN
9780307272850
Item Price
$7.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Large, heavy sturdy book, dark gray covers, silver lettering bright on spine, spine lightly slanted, 309 pages with illustrations and graphs throughout. Very Fine DJ/Very Good book.. 1st U.S.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Fine.
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Knowing: The Nature of Physical Law

by Munowitz, Michael

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
As New
Edition
4th
ISBN
9780195167375
Item Price
$27.00

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Oxford University Press, 2005. Large, sturdy book, black spine, dark green boards, very bright blue lettering on spine, 418 pages with graphs and small illustrations throughout. DJ glossy black background, waves and moon illustrated on front and spine, a photo portrait at top back. DJ and book, both As New.. 4th. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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A Perfect Harmony: The Intertwining Lives of Aniimals Throughout History

by Caras, Roger A.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1996
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684811000
Item Price
$17.00

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Simon & Schuster, 1996. Large sturdy book, dark brown spine, light brown boards, 271 pages. Foreword by Arthur C. Clarke. Drawings throughout, and a chronology. DJ glossy and colorfully designed. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Space and Time in the Modern Universe

by Davies, P. C. W.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521214452
Item Price
$22.00

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Cambridge University Press, 1977. Sturdy book, black cloth spine, 232 stiff glossy pages, small graphs throughout. Two light brown small brown spots to long pages' exterior edge. DJ glossy with stars in black sky on front, an orange pattern imposed over them, orange back, olive green. Very Fine DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.
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Saxons, Vikings and Celts: The Genetic Roots of Britain and Ireland

by Sykes, Bryan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$12.00

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W.W. Norton, 2007. Trade paperback, glossy wrappers colorfully designed, 305 lightly browned pages including a photo section. Tiny light creases to front tips, light wear to spine edges. Very Good.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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$12.00
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The Fire Came by: The Riddle of the Great Siberian Explosion

by Baxter, John

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1976
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385113960
Item Price
$4.00

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Doubleday, 1976. Introduction by Isaac Asimov. Smaller, sturdy book, blue spine, cream boards badly stained especially on front, blue and white map of the Soviet Union showing site of Siberian explosion inside covers and adjacent end papers, 165 pages including six glossy photo sections and maps. DJ glossy with object approaching earth on dark night on front and spine, white… Read more
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$4.00
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National Audubon Society Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians: North America

by John L. Behler; F. Wayne King

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
12th Ptg.
ISBN
9780394508245
Item Price
$14.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Smaller, thicker book, green supple faux leather covers, white lettering very fine on spine, 743 pages, Part I a series of color plates on known species. DJ half-sized, glossy color photo of frog on leaf on front, blue and green lettering, creases inside front flap. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. 12th Ptg.. Faux Leather. Fine/Near Fine.… Read more
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$14.00
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Journey from Eden: The Peopling of Our World

by Fagan, Brian M.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780500050576
Item Price
$32.00

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Thames & Hudson, 1990. Larger, sturdy book, quality black cloth, gilt lettering bright on front and spine, 256 pages including four glossy photo sections. DJ price-clipped, a color-illustration of Neolithc band in wilderness. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Cloth. As New/As New.
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$32.00