1162 books (59 pages) in this category

Bubbles, Drops, and Particles

by R. CLIFT

This volume offers a critical review of the literature concerning the fluid dynamics, heat transfer, and mass transfer of single bubbles, drops, and particles. Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, as well as professionals in the ...

ISBN: 9780486445809

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Built

by Roma Agrawal

<b>The wonders of engineering revealed--by the inspirational female engineer behind The Shard, Western Europe 's tallest building.</b><br>While our cities are full of incredible engineering feats, most of us live with little idea of what goes ...

ISBN: 9781408870358

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Built on Bones

by Brenna Hassett

ISBN: 9781472922960

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

by Brenna Hassett

Imagine you are a hunter-gatherer some 15,000 years ago. You 've got a choice carry on foraging, or plant a few seeds and move to one of those new-fangled settlements down the valley. What you won 't know is that urban life is short and ...

ISBN: 9781472922946

Binding: Paperback

$28.00

Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

by Roma Agrawal

<b>'A fascinating celebration of the impact that structural engineering has on all our lives -(an) eye-opening book' <i>The Sunday Times</i></b><br> In BUILT, structural engineer Roma Agrawal takes a unique look at how construction has evolved ...

ISBN: 9781408870372

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume One

by ROBERT BURNHAM

ISBN: 9780486235677

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Three

by ROBERT BURNHAM

ISBN: 9780486236735

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Two

by ROBERT BURNHAM

Chamaeleon Through OrionWhile there are many books on stars, there is only one Celestial Handbook. Now completely revised through 1977, this unique and necessary reference is available once again to guide amateur and advanced astronomers in ...

ISBN: 9780486235684

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Cartoon History of Time

by KATE CHARLESWORTH

What is time? How did it begin, and where will it end? Is time travel possible? How does the universe expand, and where do black holes come from? Junior Chicken and Alexis, the Quantum Cat, examine these and other extraordinary concepts, ...

ISBN: 9780486490977

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Case Against Fragrance, The

by Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville had always associated perfume with elegance and beauty. Then the headaches started. Like perhaps a quarter of the population, Grenville reacts badly to the artificial fragrances around us- other people's perfumes, and all those ...

ISBN: 9781925355956

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Catching Breath: The Making and Unmaking of Tuberculosis

by Kathryn Lougheed

<b> </b><br>Tuberculosis has twisted through the millennia hand-in-hand with humanity, leaving its marks on our culture, our history and our DNA, from the birth of <i>Homo sapiens </i>right up to the present day. TB continues to kill more people

ISBN: 9781472930347

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Catching Stardust

by Natalie Starkey

<b>'A promising debut.' <i>New Scientist</i></b><br>Icy, rocky, sometimes dusty, always mysterious comets and asteroids are among the Solar System 's very oldest inhabitants, formed within a swirling cloud of gas and dust in the area of ...

ISBN: 9781472955012

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Celestial Harvest

by JAMES MULLANEY

Discover more than 300 of the finest celestial wonders that can be viewed with common ""backyard"" telescopes, many of which are visible to the naked eye on dark, clear nights. Listed and characterized phenomena include the Andromeda Galaxy, the

ISBN: 9780486425542

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

CERN and the Higgs Boson

The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality

by James Gillies

CERN and the Higgs boson hit the headlines and made particle physics exciting for non-scientists - here's the inside story. ...

ISBN: 9781785783920

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Champions of Illusion

The Best Illusions of the Twenty-First Century

by Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik

In<i> Champions of Illusion</i>, Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik present a smorgasbord of mystifying images, many selected from their Best Illusion of the Year Contest. Whether it’s false motion, tricks of perspective, or shifting ...

ISBN: 9780374120405

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Chancing it

The laws of chance - and what they mean for you

by Robert Matthews

Key insights into how probability affects our lives by one of Britain's leading science writers. ...

ISBN: 9781781250310

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems

by S. NEIL RASBAND

Written when the young science of chaos was gaining a foothold in the scientific community, this book introduces the field's concepts, applications, theory, and technique. Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, researchers, ...

ISBN: 9780486795997

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Charged Particle Beams

by STANLEY HUMPHRIES

""An invaluable reference for students, scientists, and engineers in the field of charged particle beams."" - Chiping Chen, Ph.D., Principal Research Scientist, MITDetailed enough for a text and sufficiently comprehensive for a reference, this ...

ISBN: 9780486498683

Binding: Paperback

$75.00

Chariots for Apollo

by COURTNEY G BROOKS

Millions around the world watched as the Apollo 11 astronauts ""came in peace for all mankind"" to take humanity's first steps on the moon. Their mission's triumph was equally attributable to a less visible crew of nearly 400,000 people in ...

ISBN: 9780486467566

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

Chasing the Sun

How the science of sunlight shapes our bodies and minds

by Linda Geddes

The full story of how our relationship with the sun shapes our health, productivity and mood. ...

ISBN: 9781781258323

Binding: Hardback

$29.99