1169 books (59 pages) in this category

Chemical History of a Candle

by MICHAEL FARADAY

One of the greatest experimental scientists of all time, Michael Faraday (1791-1867) developed the first electric motor, electric generator, and dynamo - essentially creating the science of electrochemistry. This book, the result of six lectures

ISBN: 9780486425429

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Chemical Kinetics and Reaction Dynamics

by PAUL L. HOUSTON

This text teaches the principles underlying modern chemical kinetics in a clear, direct fashion, using several examples to enhance basic understanding. It features solutions to selected problems, with separate sections and appendices that cover ...

ISBN: 9780486453347

Binding: Paperback

$62.99

Chemical Magic

by LEONARD A. FORD

Classic guide provides intriguing entertainment while elucidating sound scientific principles, with more than 100 unusual stunts: cold fire, dust explosions, a nylon rope trick, a disappearing beaker, much more. ...

ISBN: 9780486676289

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Chemical Oscillations, Waves, and Turbulence

by Y. KURAMOTO

This highly respected, frequently cited book addresses two exciting fields: pattern formation and synchronization of oscillators. It systematically develops the dynamics of many-oscillator systems of dissipative type, with special emphasis on ...

ISBN: 9780486428819

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

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 Scientist

by Mary Ellen Hannibal

ISBN: 9781615192434

Binding: Hardback

$36.99

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 Mélières

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 E 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