The million-copy bestseller by National Book Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist James Gleick that reveals the science behind chaos theory National bestsellerMore than a million copies sold A work of popular science in the tradition of Stephen Hawking and Carl... read more
1991. A very good copy.
The Williams and Wilkins Company, 1930. First edition. A very good copy in blue cloth boards which are lightly faded to the spine and with short tears to the head of the spine. Apart from a previous owners name to the title page the contents are clean and fine and the binding is strong.
1984. Reprint. A near fine copy only marked by light rubbing to the heel of the spine. The d/w is also near fine.
A scientific detective story that illuminates the remarkable saga of Darwin's greatest achievement. Pairing Charles Darwin and a rare species of barnacle as her unlikely protagonists, Rebecca Stott has written an absorbing work of history that guides readers through th... read more
2003. A fine, unmarked copy.
1969. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by age tanning to the edges of the text block. The d/w is good with edge rubbing and chipping.
Charles Darwin, HMS Beagle, 1831-36Sent to Cambridge to join the clergy, the young Darwin emerged with a passion for naturalism and an invitation to sail on a naval survey vessel to South Ameri... read more
2009. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
Most of us think of Darwin at work on The Beagle, taking inspiration for his theory of evolution from his travels in the Galapagos. But Darwin published his Origin of Species nearly thirty years after his voyages and most of his labours in that t... read more
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No longer just a mainstay of science fiction, VR has seen recent success with companies such as Oculus, Sony, and HTC. But little is known about its history, which reaches back decades. Ewalt chronicles its origins in Cold War milit... read more
A best-selling text unparalleled in its approach to teaching human development, Berk's Development Through the Lifespan is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional cross-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standi... read more
Pearson, 2007. Fourth edition. A fine, unmarked copy that presents as brand new. A heavy book so additional postage may apply.
1997. Reprint. A near fine copy with only light shelf rubbing to the rear board.
"Elixir: A Human History of Water" spans five millennia, from the beginnings of civilisation to the global water shortages of today. Our present-day interaction with this most essential resource has deep roots in the remote past, and every human culture has bee... read more
2011, First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine, unclipped d/w.
"Today we are developing a science that could change the world - for good or ill - more quickly and more profoundly than ever before. The science of genetics promises - or threatens - nothing less than the creat... read more
1995. A trade paperback copy in good condition.