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Image for The Energy of Life. The Science of What makes our Minds and Bodies Work

The Energy of Life. The Science of What makes our Minds and Bodies Work

By: Brown, Guy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 2000

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID300684

ISBN: 0684862573


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 267 pages View more info

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The Search for Eve

By: Brown, Michael H.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1990

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID231656

ISBN: 0060160551


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's name/details partially removed from front free endpaper. Small ink number to top corner of half-title page. Black & white illustrations. Remainder mark to top-edge. 357 pages Have scientists found the mother of us all? View more info

Image for Ubiquity. The Science of History ... or Why The World Is Simpler Than We Think

Ubiquity. The Science of History ... or Why The World Is Simpler Than We Think

By: Buchanan, Mark

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282142

ISBN: 0297643762


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. viii, 230 pages Tells the story of the researchers who are exploring the science of 'ubiquity'. View more info

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A Separate Creation: How Biology Makes Us Gay

By: Burr, Chandler

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID243946

ISBN: 0553407287


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Top corner of front free endpaper clipped. Black & white diagrams. ix, 493 pages View more info

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Dictionary of The History of Science

By: Bynum, WF, Browne, EJ & Porter, Roy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298449

ISBN: 0691023840


Very Good condition. 494 pages This is the first dictionary devoted to the history of scientific ideas. View more info

Image for The Dinosaur Hunters.  A Story of Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of the Prehistoric World

The Dinosaur Hunters. A Story of Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of the Prehistoric World

By: Cadbury, Deborah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID240362

ISBN: 1857029593


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 374 pages View more info

Image for Ape Man: The Story of Human Evolution

Ape Man: The Story of Human Evolution

By: Caird, Rod

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Boxtree Limited: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274674

ISBN: 1852834242


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 190 pages Explores the story of human evolution, and of the people who have dedicated their lives to discovering the truth of our origins. View more info

Image for About The Size of It.  The Common Sense Approach to Measuring Things

About The Size of It. The Common Sense Approach to Measuring Things

By: Cairns, Warwick

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305023

ISBN: 0230016286


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 155 pages View more info

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The Life Game

By: Calder, Nigel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation and John Murray: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248677

ISBN: 0563124261


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 142 pages View more info

Image for THE TURNING POINT Science, Society and the Rising Culture

THE TURNING POINT Science, Society and the Rising Culture

By: Capra, Fritjof

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Flamingo: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID304864

ISBN: 0006540171


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. 516 pages View more info

Image for Our Hidden State. South Australia through the eyes of its scientists.

Our Hidden State. South Australia through the eyes of its scientists.

By: Carey, Cristene (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, ANZAAS (SA Division): 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249762

ISBN: 0646338846


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ copy. Black & white illustrations, maps and diagrams. 150 pages + Apppendix (Glossary) and Index Written to accompany the 1997 ANZAAS Conference in Adelaide. Covers a diverse range of scientific interests and views. View more info

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Consciousness

By: Carter, Rita

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID224744

ISBN: 030435600x


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ hs some minor creasing & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 320 pages ''Understanding consciousness is perhaps the hardest problem facing science and philosophy. Bust some extraordinary insights gathered by the latest research suggest that the answers are within our grasp. .... Rita Carter gathers these insights together t... View more info

Searching for Certainty: What Science Can Know About the Future

By: Casti, John L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1991

Seller ID: ID261089

ISBN: 068811914X


Octavo Size. Near Very Good condition. Small defect at front hinge else VG. Black & white illustrations. 496 pages View more info

Image for Paradigms Regained A further exploration of the mysteries of modern science

Paradigms Regained A further exploration of the mysteries of modern science

By: Casti, John L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown and Company: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID139708

ISBN: 0316648167


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 287pages View more info

Image for Freaks of the Storm: From Flying Cows to Stealing Thunder The World's Strangest Weather Stories

Freaks of the Storm: From Flying Cows to Stealing Thunder The World's Strangest Weather Stories

By: Cerveny, Randy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID263671

ISBN: 1740664000


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiii, 290 pages US climatologist, Dr. Randy Cerveny brings to life true, documented stories of the strangest weather imaginable. View more info

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Receptors in tumor biology

By: Chadwick, C.M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID2223

ISBN: 0521321174


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Spine very slightly sunned. Black & white illustrations. 254 pages+index Intercellular and intracellualr comminication 2 View more info

WORKS OF MAN

By: Clark, Ronald

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1985

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID197724

ISBN: 0712607676


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 352 pages A chronicle of man's attempts from prehistoric times to the space age to exploit for his own purposes the slowly discerned laws of nature. View more info

Image for The Egg and Sperm Race.  The Seventeenth-century Scientists Who Unravelled the Secrets of Sex, Life and Growth

The Egg and Sperm Race. The Seventeenth-century Scientists Who Unravelled the Secrets of Sex, Life and Growth

By: Cobb, Matthew

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Free Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID215620

ISBN: 0743276094


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy with the only defect a Review Copy stamp/label to prelim pages. Black & white illustrations. 333 pages Where does life come from? What do a mother and father really contribute to a child? Does like always breed like? Focussing on the very human stories underlying the decade of fertility 1660-1670, this book describes the di... View more info

Image for Use With Care: Managing Australia's Natural Resources in the Twenty-First Century

Use With Care: Managing Australia's Natural Resources in the Twenty-First Century

By: Cocks, Doug

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kensington, NSW, New South Wales University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID223583

ISBN: 0868403083


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - card covers. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. Black & white illustrations. 344 pages View more info

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Natural Disasters and How We Cope

By: Coenraads, Robert ( Chief Consultant)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rowville, Vic, The Five Mile Press: 2006

Seller ID: ID269564

ISBN: 1741782120


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with colour and balck and white photographs and drawings. Heavy Book. 570 pages Explores the hidden stories behind 130 significant natural disasters from Krakatau to the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami with causes and consequences, stories of survival and personal accounts. Includes a gazetteer of more than 300 disaster sites around the world and across the centuries. View more info