1162 books (59 pages) in this category

Chilled: How Refrigeration Changed the World and Might Do So Again

by Tom Jackson

'... a chill-cabinet of curiosities- hot stuff, and deeply cool ...'<br>Heat and fire have been at humanity's command for at least 100,000 years, but we've been in control of the cold for barely one hundred. Why it took so long is quite a story.

ISBN: 9781472911445

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Citizen Science

by Caren Cooper

Do you think you need a degree in science to contribute to important scientific discoveries' Think again. All around the world, from Britain to Australia, in fields ranging from astronomy to zoology, millions of ordinary people take part in the ...

ISBN: 9780715652336

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Citizen Scientist

by Mary Ellen Hannibal

ISBN: 9781615192434

Binding: Hardback

$36.99

Civilization And The Limpet

by Martin Wells

ISBN: 9780738201740

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Classical Dynamics

by DONALD T. GREENWOOD

Graduate-level text provides strong background in more abstract areas of dynamical theory. Hamilton's equations, d'Alembert's principle, Hamilton-Jacobi theory, other topics. Problems and references. Since Lagrange laid the foundation of ...

ISBN: 9780486696904

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Classical Electricity and Magnetism

by WOLFGANG K. H. PANOFSKY

Compact, clear, and precise in its presentation, this distinguished, widely used textbook offers graduate students and advanced undergraduates a diverse and well-balanced selection of topics.Subjects include the electrostatic field in vacuum; ...

ISBN: 9780486439242

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Classical Electromagnetic Field

by LEONARD EYGES

The Classical Electromagnetic Field emphasizes physics first, then mathematics. This and the fact that lucid exposition of theory receives priority over subsequent manipulation marks the book unusual, not to say unique, among field physics texts

ISBN: 9780486639475

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Classical Electromagnetic Radiation, Third Edition

by MARK A HEALD

This newly corrected, highly acclaimed text offers intermediate-level juniors and first-year graduate students of physics a rigorous treatment of classical electromagnetics. The authors present a very accessible macroscopic view of classical ...

ISBN: 9780486490601

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

Classical Electromagnetism

by JERROLD FRANKLIN

This text advances from the basic laws of electricity and magnetism to classical electromagnetism in a quantum world. Suitable for a first-year graduate course, the treatment focuses on core concepts and related aspects of math and physics. This

ISBN: 9780486813714

Binding: Paperback

$62.99

Classical Field Theory

by DAVISON E SOPER

This text concerns continuum mechanics, electrodynamics and the mechanics of electrically polarized media, and gravity. Geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students, it offers an accessible approach that formulates theories ...

ISBN: 9780486462608

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Classical Mechanics

by H.C. CORBEN

Classical mechanics is the study of the motion of particles and rigid bodies under the influence of given forces. It applies to the enormous range of motions between the atomic scale, where quantum effects dominate, and the cosmological scale, ...

ISBN: 9780486680637

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Climate Change - Past, Present, and Future

by Marie-Antoinette Melieres

<p>This book is designed for first- and second-year university students (and their instructors) in earth science, environmental science, and physical geography degree programmes worldwide. The summaries at the end of each section constitute ...

ISBN: 9781118708521

Binding: Hardback

$230.95

Cloud Physics

by LOUIS J. BATTAN

An expert and fascinating look at the subject of atmospheric phenomena, this text explores a multiplicity of subjects: the methods of collecting and analysing data, the structure and growth of clouds from minute condensation nuclei to the ...

ISBN: 9780486428857

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Clouds in a Glass of Beer

by CRAIG F. BOHREN

Ever wonder why steam rises from a bowl of hot soup or why a greenhouse retains heat? And have you ever puzzled over the real meaning of ""once in a blue moon"" or why sand is darker when it's wet than when it's dry? And just why, exactly, do ...

ISBN: 9780486417387

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Code of the Street

Decency, Violence, and the Moral Life of the Inner City

by Elijah Anderson

ISBN: 9780393320787

Binding: Paperback

$25.95

Collapse

by Jared Diamond

<b>'A grand sweep from a master storyteller of the human race' </b><b><i>DAILY MAIL </i> 'Riveting, superb, terrifying' </b><i><b>OBSERVER </b></i> From the ghostly stone heads of Easter Island to crumbling Mayan cities hidden deep in the ...

ISBN: 9780241958681

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Collection of Problems in Mathematical Physics

by B. M BUDAK

Based on practical work with mathematical physics done in the Physics Department of Moscow State University, this outstanding text by three of the Faculty's distinguished members focuses on a wide range of problems. Chapters are divided ...

ISBN: 9780486658063

Binding: Paperback

$64.99

Colliding Plane Waves in General Relativity

by J.B. GRIFFITHS

This monograph surveys recent research on the collision and interaction of gravitational and electromagnetic waves. ""This is a particularly important topic in general relativity,"" the author notes, ""since the theory predicts that there will ...

ISBN: 9780486801216

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Collision Theory

by MARVIN L. GOLDBERGER

The analysis of collision phenomena plays a role in nearly every investigation into the structure of matter on the microscopic scale - in fact, most of the detailed information on particle interaction derives from scattering experiments. A ...

ISBN: 9780486435077

Binding: Paperback

$95.00

Communicating Science: A Practical Guide For Engineers and Physical Scientists

by Reuven (Raymond) L Boxman

ISBN: 9789813144231

Binding: Paperback

$54.99