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The Book Of Nothing:  Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins of the Universe , Barrow, John D.
1 Barrow, John D. The Book Of Nothing: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins of the Universe
New York Pantheon 2000 0375420991 / 9780375420993 1st American Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF  
8vo; 361 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Science For All , Brown, Robert (editor)
2 Brown, Robert (editor) Science For All
London Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co. (1883) B0008ADU7W Hardcover VG/NONE; Bound in brown linen, title in gilt and images embossed in black, some wear to edges especially at top and bottom of spine, name and date (1883) on flyleaf, some old foxing on edges, some toning and spots on some pages, binding tight, nice copy  
6 lithographed plates, including one in color; illustrated throughout with b&w engravings. Covers a wide variety of topics, with up to date information by various experts in their fields, fascinating reading. There is no indication that this is part of a multivolume set; 4to; 384 pp  
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Claiborne, Robert Climate, Man, And History
New York W. W. Norton & Company 1970 0393063704 / 9780393063707 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG/NONE; Bound in yellow cloth, slightly faded on spine, gift inscription on false tp.  
8vo; 444 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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Secret Agents : The Menace Of Emerging Infections , Drexler, Madeline
4 Drexler, Madeline Secret Agents : The Menace Of Emerging Infections
Washington Joseph Henry Press 2002 0309076382 / 9780309076388 1st Edition Hardcover VG/NF; Former owner's name on fore edge  
Excellent review of today's ominous infectious disease threats: anthrax, smallpox, botulism, etc. ; 8vo; 316 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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The New Human Interest Library. Vol. II. Stories Of Science , Farquhar, S. E. (Ed. )
5 Farquhar, S. E. (Ed. ) The New Human Interest Library. Vol. II. Stories Of Science
Chicago Midland Press 1930 B000GM0FBG 3rd Printing Hardcover VG-/NONE; Bound in yellow with paste on illustration, spine somehat discolored, light wear to edges  
Covers earth history, astronomy, biology, zoology, botany, Inventions, engineering, and chemistry ; 8vo; 519 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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6 Ferris, Timothy (editor) The World Treasury Of Physics, Astronomy, And Mathematics
Boston Little Brown & Co. 1991 0316281298 / 9780316281294 Book Club Edition Hardcover NF/NF; Stamped BOMC on bottom edge  
Useful reference; 8vo; 859 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Bioevolution:  How Technology is Changing Our World , Fumento, Michael
7 Fumento, Michael Bioevolution: How Technology is Changing Our World
San Francisco Encounter Books 2003 1893554759 / 9781893554757 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF  
Well written account of what biotechnology is all about and it has, and will, effect all our lives; 8vo; 510 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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Chaos. Making A New Science , Gleick, James
8 Gleick, James Chaos. Making A New Science
New York Viking Press 1987 0670811785 / 9780670811786 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+; DJ price-clipped, gift inscription on verso of ffep  
The book that started a scientific revolution; 8vo; 352 pp  
Price: 13.00 USD
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Hawkins' Indicator Catechism. A Practical Treatise for the Use of Erecting and Operating Engineers Superintendents, Students of Steam Engineering, Etc , Hawkins, N. ,
9 Hawkins, N. , Hawkins' Indicator Catechism. A Practical Treatise for the Use of Erecting and Operating Engineers Superintendents, Students of Steam Engineering, Etc
New York Theo. Audel & Company 1903 B000890QZW Hardcover VG+/NONE; Bound in dark blue ribbed cloth with title in gilt, all edges gilded, slight wear to edges  
A steam classic on how to best use the Steam Indicator. Hawkins 'Catechism' presents the information as a series of questions and answers; there are numerous illustrations and diagrams. Lovely copy; 12mo; 173 pp  
Price: 18.00 USD
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Revolution in Time.  Clocks and the Making of the Modern World. , Landes, David S.
10 Landes, David S. Revolution in Time. Clocks and the Making of the Modern World.
Cambridge Belknap Press 1983 0674768000 / 9780674768000 Hardcover G+/VG+; Moisture damage on top edge so top edge of pages in Notes and Index sections are wavy.  
482 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Broca's Brain :  Reflections on the Romance of Science , Sagan, Carl
11 Sagan, Carl Broca's Brain : Reflections on the Romance of Science
New York Random House 1979 0394501691 / 9780394501697 Later Printing Hardcover VG/VG; Light shelf wear to edges of DJ  
Well written essays on the nature of science ; 8vo; 347 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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