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101 Things You Didn't Know about Da Vinci

Inventions, Intrigue, and Unfinished Works

by Cynthia Phillips & Shana Priwer

<p>Timed to coincide with the release of Walter Isaacson’s latest biography on the famous painter and inventor, as well as the latest thriller in Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code series, this book includes 101 in-depth facts about Leonardo Da ...

ISBN: 9781507206607

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101 Things You Didn't Know about Da Vinci: Inventions, Intrigue, and Unfinished Works

by Cynthia Phillips

Timed to coincide with the release of Walter Isaacson's latest biography on the famous painter and inventor, as well as the latest thriller in Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code series, this book includes 101 in-depth facts about Leonardo Da Vinci. 101 ...

ISBN: 9781507206591

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101 Things You Didn't Know about Einstein: Sex, Science, and the Secretsof the Universe

by Cynthia Phillips

Learn everything you need to know about Albert Einstein, the genius who created the Theory of Relativity and calculated mass-energy equivalence. 101 Things You Didn't Know About Einstein provides in-depth, fascinating facts about the famous ...

ISBN: 9781507206287

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A Greater Prize Than Gold

by M. Helen Henderson

The biography of Augustus Oldfield, 19th-century botanical collector and ethnographer in Australia. ...

ISBN: 9780648222231

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A Journey with Brendan

Life with a child with autism, by a mother and paediatrician

by Dr May Ng

<p>Today, 1 in 60 children are on the autism spectrum. There is a 24 to 36 month wait under the NHS for diagnosis and many families are desperate for help, advice and reassurance. Dr May Ng’s A Journey With Brendan aims to fill that gap. Through

ISBN: 9781912575800

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A Well-Ordered Thing

Dmitrii Mendeleev and the Shadow of the Periodic Table, Revised Edition

by Professor Michael D. Gordin

<p>Dmitrii Mendeleev (1834–1907) is a name we recognize, but perhaps only as the creator of the periodic table of elements. Generally, little else has been known about him. <em>A Well-Ordered Thing</em> is an authoritative biography of Mendeleev

ISBN: 9780691184425

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Active Labour: Memoirs of a Working-Class Doctor

by Percy Rogers

Percy Rogers was no ordinary doctor. Raised in small Western Australian towns, at fifteen he saved enough to buy a train ticket to Perth, where night school was free, with a hope to study medicine. From there he embarked on a medical career that

ISBN: 9781760640842

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A Life in Brain Surgery

by Henry Marsh

ISBN: 9781474603867

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A Life in Brain Surgery

by Henry Marsh

ISBN: 9781474603874

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A Life in Brain Surgery

by Henry Marsh

<p><strong>THE SUNDAY TIMES NO.1 BESTSELLER</strong></p> <p>Henry Marsh has spent four decades operating on the human brain. In this searing and provocative memoir following his retirement from the NHS, he reflects on the experiences that have ...

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A Life in Brain Surgery

by Henry Marsh

ISBN: 9781474605892

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Advanced Materials, Technology and Application

Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Advanced Materials, Technology and Application (AMTA2016)

by Qingzhou Xu

<p>The 2016 International Conference on Advanced Materials, Technology and Application (AMTA2016) was held in Changsha, China on March 18–20, 2016. The main objective of the joint conference is to provide a platform for researchers, academics ...

ISBN: 9789813200487

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Alan M. Turing

Centenary Edition

by Sara Turing & John Turing

<p>'In a short life he accomplished much, and to the roll of great names in the history of his particular studies added his own.' So is described one of the greatest figures of the twentieth century, yet Alan Turing's name was not widely ...

ISBN: 9781107386815

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Alan Turing's Electronic Brain

The Struggle to Build the ACE, the World's Fastest Computer

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<p>The mathematical genius Alan Turing, now well known for his crucial wartime role in breaking the ENIGMA code, was the first to conceive of the fundamental principle of the modern computer-the idea of controlling a computing machine's ...

ISBN: 9780191625862

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Albert Einstein

The Genius who Changed the Face of Physics

by 50MINUTES.COM

<b>Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Albert Einstein in next to no time with this concise guide</b>.<br><br>50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and career of Albert Einstein. Einstein’s ...

ISBN: 9782806293824

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Alfred Wegener

Science, Exploration, and the Theory of Continental Drift

by Mott T. Greene

<p>Alfred Wegener aimed to create a revolution in science which would rank with those of Nicolaus Copernicus and Charles Darwin. After completing his doctoral studies in astronomy at the University of Berlin, Wegener found himself drawn not to ...

ISBN: 9781421417134

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An Astronomer's Tale

A Bricklayer’s Guide to the Galaxy

by Gary Fildes

<p><strong>A Bricklayer's Guide to the Galaxy . . .</strong></p> <p>The inspirational memoir of a former brickie who followed his passion for the stars and built his own observatory.</p> <p>Perfect for readers of <strong>Robert Macfarlane, ...

ISBN: 9781473536685

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An Ordinary Man, An Extraordin

by Linsell Dr Malcolm

After suffering serious burns to his hands that would later require surgery, Malcolm Linsell set his heart on becoming a plastic surgeon at an early age so that he too could make a difference and inspire others.Raised in a Salvation Army family ...

ISBN: 9781742578675

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Anna Zieglerin and the Lion's Blood

Alchemy and End Times in Reformation Germany

by Tara Nummedal

<p>In 1573, the alchemist Anna Zieglerin gave her patron, the Duke of Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, the recipe for an extraordinary substance she called the lion's blood. She claimed that this golden oil could stimulate the growth of plants, create

ISBN: 9780812295931

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Attending: Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity

by Ronald Epstein

With his &#8220;deeply informed and compassionate book&#8230;Dr. Epstein tells us that it is a &#8216;moral imperative' [for doctors] to do right by their patients&#8221; (New York Journal of Books). The first book for the general public about ...

ISBN: 9781501121722

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