1166 books (59 pages) in this category

Awa Book Of New Zealand Science, The

by Rebecca Priestley

This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists. The pieces range from early naturalists' observations of birds, insects and botany, to geological ...

ISBN: 9780958262996

Binding: Paperback

$45.00

Awakenings

by Oliver Sacks

<p>Hailed as a medical classic, and the subject of a major feature film as well as radio and stage plays, and various TV documentaries, <b><em>Awakenings</em></b> is the extraordinary account of a group of twenty patients. Rendered catatonic by ...

ISBN: 9780330523677

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Back from the Brink: How Australia's Landscape Can Be Saved

by Peter Andrews

Featured on Australian Story, Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional

ISBN: 9780733319624

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

Backroom Boys

by Francis Spufford

ISBN: 9780571214976

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

Bad Science

by Ben Goldacre

Shorlisted for the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-FictionLonglisted for the Royal Society Prize for Science BooksGuardian columnist Dr Ben Goldacre takes us on a hilarious, invigorating and informative journey through the bad science we're fed

ISBN: 9780007284870

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Basic Machines and How They Work

by NAVAL EDUCATION

This revised edition of an extremely clear Navy training manual leaves nothing to be desired in its presentation. Thorough in its coverage of basic theory, from the lever and inclined plane to internal combustion engines and power trains, it ...

ISBN: 9780486217093

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Basic Optics and Optical Instruments

by NAVAL EDUCATION

Designed as a training manual for Navy personnel (Opticalman 3 & 2), this book provides thorough coverage of the basic theory of optics and its applications. Newly revised and updated, it presents the subject matter with extraordinary clarity, ...

ISBN: 9780486222912

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Before This Decade Is Out

by GLEN E SWANSON

On July 24, 1969, the astronauts of Apollo XI splashed down in the Pacific Ocean, having triumphantly answered John F. Kennedy's 1961 challenge to land an American on the moon ""before this decade is out."" Behind their success lay the ...

ISBN: 9780486483832

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Beta Decay for Pedestrians

by HARRY J. LIPKIN

The ""pedestrian approach"" was developed to describe some essentially simple experimental results and their theoretical implications in plain language. In this graduate-level text, Harry J. Lipkin presents simply, but without ...

ISBN: 9780486438191

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Better Angels Of Our Nature, Theity, The

by Steven Pinker

Believe it or not, today we may be living in the most peaceful time in out species' history. In this epic exploration of the human condition, Steven Pinker shows that, despite the constant stream of news about war, crime and terrorism, violence ...

ISBN: 9780141034645

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Beyond Human

by Benford and Malartre

<p>Would your body work better with some artificial parts? Will you live longer, perhaps a lot longer, than you now expect? The next decade promises another qualitative shift in the way we view technology, as once purely fictional concepts ...

ISBN: 9780765310835

Binding: Paperback

$28.99

Beyond Our Future in Space

by Chris Impey

ISBN: 9780393352153

Binding: Paperback

$26.95

Beyond the Atmosphere

by HOMER E. NEWELL

This exciting survey of the American space science program is the work of a top NASA administrator. Ranging from the laboratory to launching pad and from international conference halls to lunar wastelands, it chronicles technological advances, ...

ISBN: 9780486474649

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

Beyond Words

What Animals Think and Feel

by Carl Safina

Do elephants have consciousness, do wolves grieve? ...

ISBN: 9780285644182

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch

by Henry Miller

<p>Whence Henry Miller's title for this, one of his most appealing books; first published in 1957, it tells the story of Miller's life on the Big Sur, a section of California coast where he lived for fifteen years. <p>Big Sur is the portrait of ...

ISBN: 9780811201070

Binding: Hardback

$29.95

Billions & Billions

Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616910

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

Billions & Billions

Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616934

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

Biodiversity and Environmental Change

Monitoring, Challenges and Direction

by David Lindenmayer

<p>This book highlights some of the temporal changes in the environment and/or in biodiversity that have occurred in different ecosystems, ranging from tropical rainforests, wet eucalypt forests and alpine regions through to rangelands and ...

ISBN: 9780643108561

Binding: Hardback

$120.00

Biology Laboratory Manual

by Vodopich

ISBN: 9781260566611

Binding: Paperback

$149.95

Biophysical Ecology

by DAVID M. GATES

This classic and highly influential text presents a uniquely comprehensive view of the field of biophysical ecology. In its analytical interpretation of the ecological responses of plants and animals to their environments, it draws upon studies ...

ISBN: 9780486428840

Binding: Paperback

$64.99