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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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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 Naturalist's Voyage Round the World

The Voyage of the Beagle

by Charles Darwin

<div><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">When </span><i style="line-height: 1.45em;">On the Origin of Species</i><span style="line-height: 1.45em;"> came out in 1859, it changed the understanding of life and was the foundation of evolutionary ...

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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 ...

ISBN: 9781474603881

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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 ...

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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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Art Of Flight, The

by Fredrik Sj?berg

"<i>Stories just begin. We rarely know where and almost never why. It doesn't matter. Nothing is certain any longer. I just want to shut my eyes, point at random and say, as a sort of experiment, that once, when I was sixteen years old, I spent ...

ISBN: 9781846147999

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Avalanche

by Julia Leigh

<p>At the age of 38 acclaimed novelist Julia Leigh made her first visit to the IVF clinic, full of hope. So started a long and costly journey of nightly injections, blood tests, surgeries and rituals.<br /> Writing in the immediate aftermath of

ISBN: 9781760142278

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Bad Call

A Summer Job on a New York Ambulance

by Mike Scardino

ISBN: 9780316469616

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Beasts in My Belfry

by Gerald Durrell

<b><i>"A loving chronicle of jitter-bugging gnus, singing duets with a bear, stealing eggs to feed the Arctic foxes, practising tiger sniffs . . . Highly entertaining and informative" The Times</i></b> Over a year at Whipsnade Zoo we encounter ...

ISBN: 9781509815364

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Becoming Myself

a psychiatrist’s memoir

by Irvin D. Yalom

<p><strong>The must-read new memoir from one of psychiatry’s most important figures.</strong></p> <p>Irvin D. Yalom has made a career of investigating the lives of others. In this profound memoir, he turns his writing and his therapeutic eye ...

ISBN: 9781925548457

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Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize (New Edition), The

by Peter Doherty

Is it possible to be passionate about politics, football or R&amp;B and still be a creative scientist? In this entertaining and inspiring account, Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty offers readers an insider's guide into discovery science and the ...

ISBN: 9780522866667

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