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Metaman

By: Stock, Gregory

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bantam: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300036

ISBN: 0593020758


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Remainder mark to bottom-edge.Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 361 pages Humans, Machines, and the Birth of a Global Super-organism View more info

Silicon Snake Oil

By: Stoll, Clifford.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID233351

ISBN: 0333647874


Octavo Size. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket now protevcted in plastic covering. 247 pages Second thoughts on the Information Highway. View more info

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The Heretics. Adventures with the Enemies of Science

By: Storr, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID306438

ISBN: 1447231686


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 450 pages Using a unique mix of highly personal memoir, investigative journalism and the latest research from neuroscience and experimental psychology, Storr reveals how the stories we tell ourselves about the world invisibly shape our beliefs. View more info

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Iridescence The Play of Colours (Signed by Peter Sutton)

By: Sutton, Peter & Snow, Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Thames & Hudson: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295122

ISBN: 0500500592


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Signed by Peter Sutton. 192 pages A look at both the science and the beauty of iridescent objects. This is a simply beautifully illustrated book, largely based on a seminar given by Peter Sutton. View more info

Inventing the Future

By: Suzuki, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID211406

ISBN: 0044421931


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Cover very slightly marked. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 247 pages Reflections on science, technology and nature. View more info

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The Sacred Balance. Rediscovering Our Place in Nature. [Signed]

By: Suzuki, David with McConnell, Amanda

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St Leonards, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID292896

ISBN: 1864484144


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Half title page has been clipped by previous owner. Signed by the author. Black & white illustrations. 259 pages David Suzuki presents a radically different perspective on our basic needs and the real bottom line. View more info

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Blood of the Isles Exploring the genetic roots of our tribal history

By: Sykes, Bryan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Corgi Books: 2007

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID306633

ISBN: 0552154652


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 363 pages The results of a major research programme into the genetic makeup of 21st centrury Britain. View more info

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Geekspeak. How Life + Mathematics = Happiness

By: Tattersall, Graham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID244657

ISBN: 0061629243


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. 271 pages View more info

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Making Time. Why time Seems to Pass at Different Speeds and How to Control It

By: Taylor, Steve

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Icon Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295360

ISBN: 1840468262


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. 261 pages Using evidence from modern physics and his own research into unusual experiences of time, Taylor argues that our normal sense of time is an illusion created by our minds. View more info

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Biology & The Nature of Man

By: Thorpe, W.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, University of Newcastle upon Tyne: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID213709


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a small patch of damage to front panel & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Originally published by Oxford University Press. 122 pages University of Durham Riddell Memorial lectures. View more info

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Chaos and Harmony. Perspectives on Scientific Revolutions of the Twentieth Century

By: Thuan, Trinh Xuan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Templeton Foundation Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298614

ISBN: 1932031979


Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. Black & white illustrations. 366 pages View more info

Image for Louis Brennan Inventor Extraordinaire

Louis Brennan Inventor Extraordinaire

By: Tomlinson, Norman

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Chatham, Kent, John Hallewell Publications: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID210054

ISBN: 0905540182


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket . DJ has sunned spine [still clear] & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 105 pages View more info

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Meditations at 10,000 Feet. A Scientist in the Mountains

By: Trefil, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID139436

ISBN: 0684186276


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. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 236 pages Explores the mysteries of the mountains from a scientific perspective View more info

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Ideas and Endeavours. The Natural Sciences in South Australia

By: Twidale, C.R., Tyler, M.J. & Davies, M. [Editors]

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID261545

ISBN: 095966274X


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in printed wrappers. Spine very slightly faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour plates. 277 pages Traces the history, developent and progress of the various natural sciences in South Australia 1836-1986. With b/w photos and illustrations and several colour plates. View more info

The Biosphere (A Scientific American Book)

By: Various authors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, W.H. Freeman and Company Limited: 1970

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID275245

ISBN: 0716709465


Quarto Size [approx 23cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with a scratch across the lower third of front cover. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and drawings/diagrams. viii, 134 pages The eleven chapters in this book originally appeared as articles in the September 1970 issue of the Scientific American. View more info

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All Us Apes and Other Scientific Wisdom from Ockham's Razor

By: Various Authors; Williams, Robyn (introduction by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, ABC Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301844

ISBN: 0733305334


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 195 pages Contributions from all over Australia - a fresh collection of stimulating and thought-provoking ideas. View more info

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In Search Of Ancient Gods. My pictorial evidence for the impossible

By: Von Daniken, Erich

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301614

ISBN: 0285621343


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Very minor stain and closed tear to front cover of DJ (no loss). Stamp to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 249 pages Translated by Michael Heron. View more info

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Sketch for a World-Picture: A Study of Evolution

By: Vyvyan, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID215522

ISBN: 0718109813


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. 202 pages An account of the beginnings of life and the universe for the non scientist View more info

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The Wisdom of the Bones In Search of Human Origins

By: Walker, Alan & Shipman, Pat

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, TSP: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID258743

ISBN: 0297816705


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates and drawings and maps. xii, 297 pages The story of the excavation of the 'Nariokotome Boy 'in Kenya in 1984 and the research that followed it. View more info

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On Methuselah's Trail: Living Fossils and the Great Extinctions

By: Ward, Peter Douglas

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, W.H. Freeman: 1992

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID264522

ISBN: 0716722038


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is slightly age-discoloured at fore edge. Black & white illustrations. xii, 212 pages View more info