Physical Sciences

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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
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

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

by Stryer

Chemistry

Chemistry

by Steven S Zumdahl

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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.
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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

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

Relativity

Relativity

by Albert Einstein

Redesigned inside and out to have a fresh, appealing look, this new edition of a classic Crown Trade Paperback is a collection of Einstein's own popular writings on his work and describes the meaning of his main theories in a way virtually everyone can understand.
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$9.00
Hallett Cove.  A Field Guide

Hallett Cove. A Field Guide

by Cooper, H.M. & Kenny, M. & Scrymour, J.M

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1970. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. 52 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$15.00
Wild Horizons A Camerman in Africa

Wild Horizons A Camerman in Africa

by Plage, Dieter

London: Collins. 1980. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as black and white maps. Previous owner's details to front free end paper x 2 and a gift inscription. 216 pages Also includes discussion of the author's filming methods and equipment. . Hardback.
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AU$10.00
A Catalogue of British Fossils; Comprising all the Genera and Species Hitherto Described with References to their Geological Distribution and to the Localities in which they have been found

A Catalogue of British Fossils; Comprising all the Genera and Species Hitherto Described with References to their Geological Distribution and to the Localities in which they have been found

by John Morris

London: John Van Voorst, Paternoster Row, 1843. First edition. 3/4 Leather. Good. Octavo. [4], x, [2], 222 pg, [2] ads, [4] pages. Bound in 3/4 leather with marble boards. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover and booksellers stamp on front endpaper. Some spotting. Worn leather spine with marble boards. Front inner hinge starting.
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$750.00
The Ecology of the Forests and Woodlands of South Australia

The Ecology of the Forests and Woodlands of South Australia

by Wallace, H.R. [Editor]

Adelaide: Government Printer. 1986. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy. Colour photographs. Black & white illustrations. 291pages.. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$22.00
World Without Trees

World Without Trees

by Lamb, Robert

London: Wildwood House. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped]Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white drawings, diagrams and tables. 221 pages A book about Dutch elm disease and other human errors which have led to the crisis of deforestation. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$14.00
Autographed Letter Signed on "Royal Institution" letterhead

Autographed Letter Signed on "Royal Institution" letterhead

by ANDRADE, Edward (1887 - 1971)

London, 1951. unbound. very good(+). 1 page, 10 x 8 inches, Faraday Research Laboratory, Royal Institution, London, March 19, 1951, making an inquiry, in part: "...I have often wondered how the matter of the C. L. Pension was going, but have not liked to write to ask in case the news was bad. I am really delighted to hear that the news is good! It is not a fortune in these days, although before 1914 it would have been..." He continues the letter to another party: "Dear Milton, I do hope... Read more
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$250.00
South Australian Gemstones Opal and Jade South Australian Museum 3-18 March 1984

South Australian Gemstones Opal and Jade South Australian Museum 3-18 March 1984

by Department of Mines and Energy

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1984. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Thre staple bound pamphlets with the catalogue for the exhibition - contained in a very good vinyl pouch. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. . Pamphlets are: Opal in South Australia; Jade in South Australia; Gold in South Australia. All part of the Mineral Information Series. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st thus. Softcover.
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AU$22.00
A Treatise on Astronomy

A Treatise on Astronomy

by Loomis, Elias

Harper & Brothers, 1884. Full Leather. Good-/No Jacket. 346pp plus 8 b/w plates in rear. Index. B/w illustrations. Charts. Diagrams. First and last few leaves are foxed. Marbled text block edges. Leather covers are soiled, rubbed and chipped, with tears along the spine.. Selling online since 1999. Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!
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$39.95
Kimberlites and related rocks; vol. 1: Their composition, occurrence, origin and emplacement; vol. 2: Their mantle/crust setting, diamonds and diamond exploration. (Proceedings of the Fourth International Kimberlite Conference, Perth, 1986)

Kimberlites and related rocks; vol. 1: Their composition, occurrence, origin and emplacement; vol. 2: Their mantle/crust setting, diamonds and diamond exploration. (Proceedings of the Fourth International Kimberlite Conference, Perth, 1986)

by Geological Society of Australia (J. Ross, managing ed.)

Blackwell Scientific Publications for the Geological Society of Australia, [, 1989. Hardcover. Endpapers slightly browned; rear cover and endpaper pastedown of vol. 2 creased; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). ]. Two volumes, 1271p. in all. Illus. Color frontispiece in each volume. (GSA Special Publication, no. 14).
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$230.00
Physics for You

Physics for You

by Johnson, Keith

Paperback. Acceptable.
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£2.28
Cosmografia Abreviada: Uso del Globo Celeste y del Terrstre

Cosmografia Abreviada: Uso del Globo Celeste y del Terrstre

by Tomas Lopez

Full mottled sheep with red morocco label & gilt particulars to spine. Red tinting to page edges. Marbled endpapers. Small worming holes to spine (see image) Includes 10 engraved plates, one folded. [xii], 364pp. 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches.
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$400.00
Chemical Manipulation: Instructions to Students in Chemistry

Chemical Manipulation: Instructions to Students in Chemistry

by FARADAY, Michael

Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1831. hardcover. very good. Edited by J.K. Mitchell, M.D. 689 pages, thick 8vo, original full calf with red leather spine label (spine rubbed, hinges strengthened and ends repaired). Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1831. Very good. Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1831. End papers discolored at edges, still a very good.<br/><br/> First American, from the last (2nd) London Edition of Faraday's first full length book.<br/><br/>
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$300.00
The Revealing Lens. Mankind And The Microscope

The Revealing Lens. Mankind And The Microscope

by Ford, Brian J

London: Harrap. 1973. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 208 pages With a Foreword by Professor John Bunyan, a history of the microscope which is also an examination of the consciousness of the unseen world and its implications for science and civilization. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$15.00
A Century Of London Weather

A Century Of London Weather

by Marshall W A L

London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 245x160x10mm. 245x160x10mm+372g . . Her Majesty's Stationary Office. London. 1952. First Edition. 1st Printing. . Meteorological Office. Air Ministry. MO508: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . . . International_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_in_an_ENVELOPE:_AU$31.20 . .... Read more
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AU$22.80
Einstein&#39;s Universe

Einstein's Universe

by CALDER, Nigel

London: British Broadcasting Corporation. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Faint sticker stain to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 178 pages Published for the centenary of Einstein's birth, this book explains the salient ideas of relativity in plain language. . Reprint Edition. Hardcover.
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AU$12.00
Please Stop Killing Me

Please Stop Killing Me

by Snyder, Ernest E

Canada: Signet Y4584, 1971. Solid with light wear on the covers. "A scientist's countdown to ecological disaster.". 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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$5.00
Ecology: The Experimental Analysis of Distribution and Abundance

Ecology: The Experimental Analysis of Distribution and Abundance

by Krebs, Charles J

Hardback. Very Good.
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£2.60
Atlas of Astronomy

Atlas of Astronomy

by JOHNSON, A. Keith

Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1855. hardcover. very good. Illustrated. 28 pages, 18 full color plates. Folio. Worn 3/4 morocco, gold stamped cover, badly worn leather at spine has been expertly repaired with cloth, with folio case. Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1855. Repairs to hinges. Pages show some light foxing and sunning. In very good condition.<br/><br/> Lovely Victorian celestial school atlas.<br/><br/>
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$1,150.00
When the Earth Shook

When the Earth Shook

by Niddrie, David

London: The Scientific Book Club. 1961. Octavo Size. VERY GOOD book in FAIR dustjacket. DJ is chipped at corners and spine ends with small piece missing from upper front panel and top of spine. Dustjacket now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with black & white maps. 190 pages. What causes an earthquake, what happens when the earth trembles and what the effect is and has been in the past on human beings. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. .... Read more
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AU$12.00
Atomic Challenge: Splitting the Atom; Harnessing the Atom

Atomic Challenge: Splitting the Atom; Harnessing the Atom

by Higinbotham, William A. & Ernest K. Lindley

New York: Foreign Policy Association, 1947. Pamphlet intended to offer a non-biased assessment of international problems of nuclear power & weapons; one of the publisher's Headline Series addressing world issues. Higinbotham was executive secretary of the Federation of American Scientists and worked on radar at MIT and the Bomb at Los Alamos during the war; Lindley was chief of Newsweek's Washington bureau. Stapled pamphlet, as pictured. Light wear, some rubbing & staining, light... Read more
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$25.00
Fossils of All Ages

Fossils of All Ages

by Fischer,Jean-Claude; Gayard-Valy, Yvette

New York: Grosset & Dunlap. 1978. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 32cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Superbly illustrated with over colour photographs. Small single Texta mark obscuring a publication detail has bled to lower front free endpaper has bled onto half-title and title pages otherwise would be Near Fine condition. DJ has single closed tear to face. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally.... Read more
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AU$22.00
Matter and Motion

Matter and Motion

by Maxwell, James Clerk

Mineola, NY: Dover Publications. Very Good+. 1991. 1st Thus. Softcover. 0486668959 . Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked.; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 163 pages; "Considered by many educators one of the finest elementary scientific treatises ever written, this work contains all of the characteristic freshness and elegance of Maxwell's writings and gives illuminating glimpses of a great mind's approach to... Read more
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$12.50
The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of the Planets

The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of the Planets

by Briggs, Geoffrey and Taylor, Frederick

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1982. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 255 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$25.00
Introduction to Mineral Exploration

Introduction to Mineral Exploration

by Moon, Whatley, and Evans

Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. Very Good. 2009. Second Edition; Fourth Printing. Softcover. 1405113170; 014587 . Light edge wear, clean pages, tight binding.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 481 pages .
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$50.00