Category: Science, Physics, Chemistry


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Wonders of the Weather

By: Antoine, Tex

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, Printed in the United States of America: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2006

Condition: Very Good

Withdrawn from library, labels, pocket inside back cover, inscribed dedication inside front cover. clothbound, very little wear. small ink mark on title page, otherwise very good. View more info

Mars, the Red Planet

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Lothrop Lee & Shepard: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2000

ISBN: 0688518125

Condition: Good

Library Edition, used at the library and withdrawn. Dust Jacket is protected by plastic, shows minor shelf wear. Book has library markings and pockets, marked out, marked withdrawn. Someone has decided to correct and improve Mr. Asimov's text in ink on page 35. Someone else has underlined two words on page 18 and starred a Table on page 19. Otherwise, pages are clean and binding secure. A good science book for the young Astronomer, written by one of our finest scientists of the 20th century. Nice article on the author on the back of the Dust Jacket. View more info

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Dynamic Programming

By: Bellman, Richard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 34007

Condition: Good

This is a book about the Mathematical Theory of Multi-Stage Decision Making Process. In Other words; this book is the mathematical theory behind computer processing of data. This book was written in 1957, and before any of the user-friendly languages were designed. It was used at Oklahoma State University by an engineer who was working on his PhD Thesis. The project he was writing for his thesis happened to belong to an Oil company, and the information was classified before the Thesis could be submitted. The Engineer DID , however, receive the patent, and many years later, the Ralph Fessenden ... View more info

New Outline Of College Physics

By: Bennett, Clarence E., Ph .D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble, Inc.,: 1944

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 2032

Condition: Fine

Book looks like it just came off the shelf. Some scuffs to the very edges and corners, interior clean and clear, pages tight and secure, covers very nice. Fourth edition, 1944. View more info

Ultrasonics and Their Scientific and Technical Application (from the German work Ultraschall)

By: Bergmann, Ludwig, Dr., Translated by Stafford Hatfield, H, Dr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., NY, Printed in Great Britain: 1938

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 49029

Condition: Good

From an Oil Company Research Library. Break in the hinge at the title page crease. Pages tight, cover worn at edges. Pages clean. Notes in pencil inside back cover. Currently in the private collection of retired Research Engineer, deceased. Translated by Dr. H. Stafford Hatfield from the German ULTRASCHALL, published by the VDI-Verlag, Berlin. View more info

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The Northern Lights

By: Booth, Alan, director, Produced by Cooke, Lindsay Ann; Booth, Alan; and Krepakevich, Jerry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canada, Yellow Knife Films/National Film Board of Canada co-production: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 100013

Condition: Good

Closed Captioned, a decoder is required. 47 minutes, 38 seconds. Colour. Viewed one or two times. Discover the secrets of the aurora borealis revealed through science and mythology. though science has tried to explain it and aboriginal people have passed on their beliefs...mysteries still linger. Well-made documentary. Original music by Quartet Icarus. Our listing number 100013. View more info

Magnetic Materials

By: Brailsford, F.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chemical Publishing Co., Inc., 26 Court Street, Brooklyn, 2, New York Printed in Great Britain: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49047

Condition: Fair

Endpapers discolored and cracked at hinges. Pages tight and clean, paper yellowed. Research library copy, Oil company. View more info

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By: Brandt, Keith

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Troll Associates, Mahwah, New Jersey: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36055

ISBN: 0-8167-0263-2

Condition: Good

6" x 8.5". 30 pages. Withdrawn from the library. NO creases or marks in text. No dates on old book. Some fading and soil to cover and one wrinkle at the spine. Discusses deserts from the arctic to the Kalahari. Our book number 36055. View more info


By: Burke, James

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: St Martins Pr: 1980

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 49060

ISBN: 0316116858

Condition: Good

Fourth Printing. Cover protected with clear Contact paper. Crease along spine, pages are clean, paper has aged some. View more info

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The Pinball Effect; How Renaissance Water Gardens Made the Carburetor Possible - and Other Journeys Through Knowledge

By: Burke, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: United States, Little, Brown and Company: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 49077

ISBN: 0316116025

Condition: Good

9.5" x 6.5", 309 pages. Price Clipped. Some foxing to the page block. Stated First Edition. History of inventions with an interactive format. Our book number 49077. View more info

The Pinball Effect: How Renaissance Water Gardens Made the Carburetor Possible and Other Journeys Through Knowledge

By: Burke, James; Little Brown & Co

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49057

ISBN: 0316116025

Condition: As New

1st Edition, Price clipped. Book may have been read one time. Well kept. Private collection. View more info

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Electronic Data Processing for Business and Industry

By: Canning, Richard G

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, USA, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1956

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 11027

Condition: Good

6" x 9 1/4". 332 pages. Very clean textbook. A very few pencil marks in the margins, brackets to emphasize a paragraph or sentence. Text is clean, some wear to the spine at the top and bottom. Remainder mark on the spine toward the bottom. In his preface the author sincerely hopes that this book will answer "the major questions in management's mind about the new field of electronic data processing." I guess he answered their questions and dissolved their doubts. Our book number 11027. View more info

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By: Cardoza, Ann and VLK, Suzee J.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: USA, Tab Books, Inc.: 1983

Edition: 1st, 1st

Seller ID: 49075

ISBN: 0830608583

Condition: Good

9.5" x 7.5", 150 pages. A new book with some wear to the cover. Price tag has been removed from back cover, scuffing. Interior clean, unmarked and never read. What is robotics? Youth science book. Our book number 49075. View more info

Cosmic Catastrophes

By: Chapman, Clark R.; Morrison, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Plenum Pr: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49030

ISBN: 0306431637

Condition: Good

No other editions mentioned. Ex-library, dust jacket protected in plastic, interior very clean . Book shows very little wear. View more info

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Our Stolen Future

By: Colborn, Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; and Myers, John Peterson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., A Dutton Book, Published by the Penguin Group: 1996

Edition: First Printing, March 1996

Seller ID: 36032

ISBN: 0-525-93982-2

Condition: Good

6.25" x 9.25". 307 pages. Ex-Library. Corner cut from front endpaper. NOT PRICE CLIPPED. Dust Jacket protected by library plastic. Foreword by Al Gore, inventor of the internet. Discussion and history of hormonal responses to chemical pollutants in the environment. Raises concerns for the survival of the species. Explores scientific research linking pollutants to "ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS" as a threat to reproduction. Book very clean, no marks in text. Our book number 36032. View more info

Steam Power and Internal Combustion Engines

By: Craig, Dudley P. M.E., and Anderson, Herbert J. B.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York: 1937

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 49035

Condition: Very Good

Private collection of leading research engineer. Second Edition, Sixth Impression. Very clean, spine tight, text clean. View more info

Introduction to Semimicro Qualitative Chemical Analysis, Revised Edition.

By: Curtman, Louis J.

Price: $43.00

Publisher: The MacMillan Company, New York: 1950

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 2001

Condition: Very Good

Five and one-half inches by eight and one-quarter inches, library copy, withdrawn. Stamped with college name on title page. Spine and cover in good condition, some wear. Color plate of spectra in good condition, fold out. Atomic weights inside front cover, Table of Solubilities inside back cover. Nominal shelf wear for the age of the book. pages very clean and tightly attached. A very nice copy. 391 pages. View more info

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Let's Discover Warm-Blooded Animals

By: Daniels, Patricia; Managing Editor

Price: $4.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Raintree Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 1117

ISBN: 0-8127-1754-1

Condition: Fair

1981. I.S.B.N.0-8127-1754-1. 8.5" x 11". 80 pages. Withdrawn from the library. Stickers and markings on endpapers, wear to the outside. Text not marked, spine and pages clean and secure. Colorful photographs and paintings throughout. Birds, Mammals, Gnawing Animals, Sea Mammals, Meat Eaters, Hoofed Animals, How Animals Live, Glossary, Further Reading, Questions To Think About, Projects, and an Index. our book number 1117. View more info

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The Origin of the Species

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1998

Seller ID: 49078

ISBN: 0375751467

Condition: Fair

7.25" x 4.75" x 2". 689 pages. Clean text, spine curved and sagged, soil to page block, remainder mark inside front cover, Wear to corners and edges. The Origin of the Species By Means of Natural Selection Or The Preservation of Favored Races In The Struggle For Life. Our book number 49078. View more info

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prisoned chickens poisoned eggs; an inside look at the modern poultry industry

By: Davis, Karen, Ph.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Book Publishing Company, P.O. Box 99, Summertown, Tennessee: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1039

ISBN: 1570670323

Condition: Very Good

175 pages. Book clean and unmarked. "A shocking expose of the poultry and egg industry from animal rights activist Karen Davis." This will make you plan to raise your own chickens, and possible to refuse any others. Our book number 1039. View more info