1223 books (62 pages) in this category

Adapting Cities to Sea Level Rise

Green and Gray Strategies

by Stefan Al

<p><p>As cities build more flood-management infrastructure to adapt to the effects of a changing climate, they must go beyond short-term flood protection and consider the long-term effects on the community, its environment, economy, and ...

ISBN: 9781610919074

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Adhesion in Foods

Fundamental Principles and Applications

by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

<p>To the layman, adhesion is a simple matter of how well two different materials stick together, and adhesion measurements provide some indication of the force required to separate them. However, a more detailed look at adhesion shows that it ...

ISBN: 9781118851616

Binding: Hardback

$257.95

Adventures in Human Being

by Gavin Francis

Oliver Sacks meets Bear Grylls in this unique voyage around the human body, from the prize-winning author of <i>Empire Antarctica</i>. Now available in paperback. ...

ISBN: 9781781253427

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Afterglow of Creation

Decoding the message from the beginning of time

by Marcus Chown

A fully revised and updated new edition of Marcus Chown's widely acclaimed first work of popular science. ...

ISBN: 9780571250592

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Aircraft Structures

by DAVID J PEERY

Still relevant decades after its 1950 publication, this legendary reference text on aircraft stress analysis is considered the best book on the subject. It emphasizes basic structural theory, which remains unchanged with the development of new ...

ISBN: 9780486485805

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Albert Einstein: Historical and Cultural Perspectives

by GERALD HOLTON

The influence of Einstein's thought extends beyond physics into other fields such as psychology, linguistics, and ethics. 23 papers delivered at a 1979 symposium examine the range of one of the 20th century's great minds. Although best known ...

ISBN: 9780486298795

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Alchemy

by E. J. HOLMYARD

Alchemy is thought to have originated over 2000 years ago in Hellenic Egypt, the result of three converging streams: Greek philosophy, Egyptian technology and the mysticism of Middle Eastern religions. Its heyday was from about 800 A.D. to the ...

ISBN: 9780486262987

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Alchemy and Alchemists

by C. J. S. THOMPSON

Alchemy, whose beginnings - possibly in Egypt, Babylon, India, or China - are ancient and obscure, remained undocumented until about 2500 BC. Although it may have originated with metallurgy, the practice rapidly developed an association with ...

ISBN: 9780486421100

Binding: Paperback

$32.99


Alex Through the Looking-Glass: How Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life

by Alex Bellos

From triangles, rotations and power laws, to fractals, cones and curves, bestselling author Alex Bellos takes you on a journey of mathematical discovery with his signature wit, engaging stories and limitless enthusiasm. As he narrates a series ...

ISBN: 9781408845721

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Algebraic Methods in Statistical Mechanics and Quantum Field Theory

by DR. GERARD G EMCH

This systematic algebraic approach concerns problems involving a large number of degrees of freedom. It extends the traditional formalism of quantum mechanics, and it eliminates conceptual and mathematical difficulties common to the development ...

ISBN: 9780486472096

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Aliens

Science Asks: Is There Anyone Out There?

by Jim Al-Khalili

The ALIENS invasion is coming ... a new collection of writing from the best scientific thinkers in the galaxy. ...

ISBN: 9781781256817

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

All About Lightning

by MARTIN A. UMAN

Does lightning strike twice in the same place? How does a lightning rod work? What is ball lightning? How many thunderstorms are in progress in the world at any one time? Why does lightning zigzag? What is St. Elmo's Fire?These and many more ...

ISBN: 9780486252377

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Almost All About Waves

by JOHN R. PIERCE

This text considers waves the great unifying concept of physics. With minimal mathematics, it emphasizes the behavior common to specific phenomena earthquake waves studied by seismologists; waves and ripples on oceans, lakes, and ponds; waves of

ISBN: 9780486453026

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Amazing Science 7 Australian Curriculum Student Book + obook assess

by Paul Holper

A VISUAL APPROACH TO ENRICH UNDERSTANDINGWritten and designed with the wider spectrum of students in mind, Amazing Science&nbsp;delivers a simple, highly engaging learning experience. Visually attractive in nature,Amazing Science&nbsp;introduces

ISBN: 9780190301231

Binding: Mixed media product

$54.95

Amazing Science 8 Australian Curriculum Student Book + obook assess

by Paul Holper

A VISUAL APPROACH TO ENRICH UNDERSTANDINGWritten and designed with the wider spectrum of students in mind, Amazing Science delivers a simple, highly engaging learning experience. Visually attractive in nature, Amazing Science introduces students

ISBN: 9780190301309

Binding: Mixed media product

$54.95

Amazing Science 9 Australian Curriculum Student Book + obook assess

by Simon Torok

A VISUAL APPROACH TO ENRICH UNDERSTANDINGWritten and designed with the wider spectrum of students in mind, Amazing Science delivers a simple, highly engaging learning experience. Visually attractive in nature, Amazing Science introduces students

ISBN: 9780190301378

Binding: Mixed media product

$54.95

An Anthropologist on Mars

Seven Paradoxical Tales

by Oliver Sacks

<p>As with <b><em>The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat</em></b>, Oliver Sacks uses case studies to illustrate the myriad ways in which neurological conditions can affect our sense of self, our experience of the world, and how we relate to ...

ISBN: 9780330523608

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

An Entertainment for Angels (Icon Science)

Electricity in the Enlightenment

by Patricia Fara

Benjamin Franklin's Enlightenment world of philosophy, spectacle and electricity. ...

ISBN: 9781785782077

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

An Introduction to the Meteorology and Climate of the Tropics

by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

<div>What do we mean by the tropics? The weather and the climates it produces across the tropical zone are significantly different from those experienced by the people living in higher latitudes, so forecasters across Europe and much of North ...

ISBN: 9781119086222

Binding: Paperback

$106.95