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Savage Earth

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01360

ISBN: 0002201062

Condition: Very Good


Avery intresting book on natural events cover slightly curled on top and bottom of d/w. View more info

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The Naming of Names: the Search for Order in the World of Plants

By: Anna Pavord

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 03941

ISBN: 0747579520

Condition: Near Fine


The Naming of Names', is about the men who searched for the rules of nature's game. What were plants to be called? What were there similarities and differences? How should they be grouped and ordered? The world was surely more than a random, chaotic jumble - if only a rationale could be found. Sumptuously illustrated in full colour,'The Naming of Names' gives a compelling insight into a world full of intrigue and intensely competitive egos. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

Through the Telescope a Guide for the Amateur Astronomer

By: Barnes-svarney, Patricia .L

Price: £13.50

Publisher: New York, Magraw Hill: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00505

ISBN: 0071348042

Condition: Very Good


From the very close to her far reaches of space,Through the Telescope presents a uniquely " user friendly" view of the universe, and offers both novice and advanced astronomers some of the best tools available to watch the night sky.There are creases to the top and bottom corners on the back of the book. View more info

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Beyond: Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes

By: Benson, Michael

Price: £30.00

Publisher: USA, Harry N. Abrams: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03561

ISBN: 0810945312

Condition: Fine


In the past four decades, the small squadron of robots that have been launched to explore the Solar System has produced an eye openly visionary body of work, one that easily ranks with the greatest achievements of landscape photography. This book pulls together the most spectacular images from the history of robotic space exploration to create an awe inspiring visual narrative journey through the planets. The D/W shows light shelf wear to its corners and edge and light scratches to the black panels. Otherwise a Good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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A Short History Of Nearly Everything

By: Bill Bryson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Canada, Doubleday Canada Limited: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03753

ISBN: 0385660030

Condition: Fine


Bill Bryson takes his ultimate journey - into the most intriguing and consequential questions that science seeks to answer. Its a dazzling quest, the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime. The d/w shows light shelf wear. View more info

The secret country.

By: Bord Janet, Colin Bord.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London UK, BCA: 1977

Edition: British First Edition

Sellers ID: 02066

Condition: Good


all about the standing stones of the British isles and other ancient sites.The top is slightly foxed on pages and nibbling on top edge of cover .Illustration in black and white. View more info

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Death on Mars: The Discovery of a Planetary Nuclear Massacre

By: Brandenburg PhD, John E.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Adventures Unlimited Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02749

ISBN: 193914938X

Condition: Very Good


New proof of a nuclear catastrophe on Mars! In an epic story of discovery, strong evidence is presented for a dead civilization on Mars and the shocking reason for its demise. The DJ shows light ware to the covers . View more info

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Into Orbit

By: By the severn Astronauts of Project Mercury.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02024

Condition: Good


This is an historic account of how the Astronauts of Project Mercury reconnoitred and bravely crossed the threshold of space. There is wear and staining to the blue boards and the text block, the D/W is also stained on its interior, edges,corners and front and rear flaps. there is also wear to its top edges and corners. The D/w is also covered in a thin plastic.The original price has been over-inked. Even with these problems it is still a readable copy of the early days of space flight. View more info

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Dinosaur Systematics Approaches of Perspective.

By: Carpenter Kenneth and Philip J. Curry.

Price: £22.58

Publisher: Cambridge University Press.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00097

ISBN: 0521366720

Condition: Very Good


This volume will serve has a hand book for furthur reseach into Dinosaurs Systematics and be a valuable addition to the bookshelves of vetebrate paleontologists and their graduate students.This is a secondhand book in very good condition as is the dustwrapper. View more info

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Birth of a Theorem: A Mathematical Adventure

By: Cédric Villani

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Bodley Head: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03723

ISBN: 184792252X

Condition: Fine


What goes on inside the mind of a rock-star mathematician? Blending science with history, biography with myth. Villani conjures up an inimitable cast of characters including the omnipresent Einstein, mad genius Kurt Godel, and Villani's personal hero, John Nash. Maths has never seemed so magical, so beautiful... or so exciting. There is light wear to the head of the spine on the D/W. there is also a ghost of a round label on the front cover. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Sextant: A Voyage Guided by the Stars and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans

By: David Barrie

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, William Collins: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03957

ISBN: 0007516568

Condition: Near Fine


This is the story of an instrument that changed the world. In an eloquent elegy to celestial navigation. David Barrie tells how and why the sextant was invented: how offshore navigators depended on it for thier lives in wild and uncharted waters; and how it played a vital role in the stirring history of exploration. The D/W has been priced clipped. View more info

Our Own Worst Enemy

By: Dixon,Norman .F.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01367

ISBN: 0224023721

Condition: Very Good


An important book for psychologists, and also historians.An absorbing, perceptive and often very funny study in human frailty.The authors conclusions are stimulating and almost invariably provocative. View more info

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History from the Earth : An Introduction to Archaeology

By: Forde-Johnston, J

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., BCA: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02463

Condition: Very Good


This survey of archaeology gives a clear picture of the extent of the subject in time and space, and provides the necessary information which is required for more specialized study. This book shows signs of use on the d/w which as a faded spine and creased edges. View more info

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Vets might fly

By: Herriot, James.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: london, Michael Joseph Ltd: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02010

ISBN: 0718115120

Condition: Good


The book is in good condition the cover is a bit rubbed but is in sound condition with no tears and is not price clipped. View more info

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All Done with Mirrors: Opus 2

By: John Frederick Neal

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Secret Academy: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03819

ISBN: 0953900002

Condition: Fine


This book is an exploration of the traditional measurement systems used throughout the world. Fragments of prehistoric methods of measuring and the precise lengths that were defined in antiquity, survive to the present day. There is water marking to the base of the front end papers and title page The d/w also has water marks to the base of the spine and the bottom of the front and back panels. A good tight copy. View more info

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The Birth Of Time: How We Measured The Age Of The Universe

By: John Gribbin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04207

ISBN: 029782001X

Condition: Near Fine


This is the story of one of the great scientific puzzles of our time - the mystery of the age of the Universe - and how this mystery was finally solved. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Investigating UFOs

By: Kettelkamp ,Larry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Ronald Stacy Ltd: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02250

Condition: Very Good


One of the first UFO sightings recorded by an astronomer occurred in 1868. Starting with this , the author presents a list of other scientific sightings, and then describes some famous cases in more detail. A well-documented analysis with numerous illustrations , that will provide a guide to all young readers interested in space exploration. The D/W shows signs of shelf ware. View more info

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

By: Lee Billings

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Current/ Penquin group: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04229

ISBN: 1617230065

Condition: Very Good


Lee Billings explores the past and future of the " exoplanet boom" through -in-depth reporting and interviews with the astronomers and planetary scientists at its forefront. he recounts the stories behind their world-changing discoveries and captures the pivotal moments that drove them forward in their historic search for the first habitable planets beyond our solar system. A tight clean copy. View more info

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To Rise from Earth the Complete Guide to Spacflight

By: Lee,wayne

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Blandford: 2000

Edition: 2nd Editon

Sellers ID: 00514

Condition: Very Good


there is some minor rubbing on the corners of the d/w. View more info

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James Herriot: The Life of a Country Vet.

By: Lord , Graham

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Headline Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02047

ISBN: 0747219753

Condition: Very Good


The D/J shows rippling to the head and foot with a small tear to the top back corner, and the page edges are lightly tanned. View more info