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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 Big Cats and Their Fossil Relatives

By: Antón, Mauricio; Alan Turner

Price: £16.50

Publisher: USA, Columbia University Press: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Sellers ID: 03589

ISBN: 0231102283

Condition: Very Good


This extensively illustrated book is an exposition of the origins, diversification, and adaptations of the larger- bodied members, extant and extinct of the cat family. The text also allows readers to understand the big cats' place in nature, occurrence and preservation in the fossil record. There is edge wear to the hardboards edges, top and base, and the D/W also has edge ware to its edges with some small tears to the base and wear to the corners, it is also starting to delaminate. The D/W has also been stuck to the end papers by sticky tape. Otherwise it is still a good , clean and tight c... View more info

Beyond U F O 's

By: Bennett Jeffrey

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton Univerisity: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01711

ISBN: 0691135495

Condition: Very Good


The book is in very good condition ,The search for extraterrestrial life and its astonishing implications for our future. 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

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The Eponym Dictionary of Birds

By: Bo Beolens; Michael Watkins; Michael Grayson

Price: £50.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Ltd: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04669

ISBN: 1472905733

Condition: Near Fine


Ornithologists will find this an invaluable reference. It is especially helpful when sorting out birds named after people with identical surnames, or in situations where only a person's forename is used. But all birders will find much of interest in this fascinating volume, a book to dip into time and time again, whenever their curiosity is aroused. A very good, clean and tight copy. 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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Nihilism: A Philosophy Based In Nothingness And Eternity

By: Brett Stevens

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Manticore Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04504

ISBN: 0994595832

Condition: Very Good


Inspired by transcendentalist thinkers and the ancient traditions of both the West and the Far East, the philosophy of nihilism negates the false intermediate steps imposed on us by degenerated values systems. For those who seek the truth beyond the socially convenient explanations that humans tell one another, nihilism is a philosophy both for a new age and for all time. There is underlining in pencil on most of the pages. View more info

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An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms.

By: C. J. Arnold

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04050

ISBN: 041515636X

Condition: Very Good


This book has for nearly a decade been used by students seeking an introduction to the field. In this fully revised edition of Arnold's essential text all the key recent finds and developments in the field of Anglo-Saxon studies have been incorporated. There is light wear to the text block and covers. A good tight copy. 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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Solution Techniques for Elementary Partial Differential Equations

By: Christian Constanda

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Chapman and Hall/CRC: 2002

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Sellers ID: 04551

ISBN: 1584882573

Condition: Very Good


Solution Techniques for Elementary Partial Differential Equations is a no-frills text that explains completely but succinctly some of the most important and widely used solution methods for PDEs, including separation of variables, eigenfunction expansion, Fourier and Laplace transformations, Green's functions, and asymptotic expansions. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures

By: Christine Kenneally

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Viking: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03988

ISBN: 0670025550

Condition: Very Good


The Invisible History of the Human Race is a deeply researched and provocative perspective on one of the most intriguing and valuable areas of modern science: nothing less than the careful tracing back through time for the fullest account of who we are and what we might become. A good tight and clean copy. View more info

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The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time and Beyond

By: Christophe Galfard

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Macmillan: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04706

ISBN: 1447284089

Condition: Near Fine


Through brilliant storytelling and humour rather than graphs and equations, Christophe Galfard brings the astonishing beauty of the universe to life - and takes us deep into questions about the beginning of time and the future of humanity. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Skywatcher's Handbook - Night and Day. What to Look for in the Heavens Above

By: Colin A. Ronan

Price: £1.00

Publisher: UK, Corgi: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04638

ISBN: 0552991465

Condition: Very Good


There are appendices in this book which are full of key dates for celestial events, essential statistics and even details of societies of amateur meteorologists and astronomers. A good, clean 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

Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe

By: Flegg Jim.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, New Holland: 1990

Sellers ID: 02025

ISBN: 185368080X

Condition: Very Good


Some light usage marks but otherwise a very good copy. 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

The Country Book of the Year

By: Furnell.dennis L.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles .: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01286

ISBN: 0715378783

Condition: Very Good


The d/w has signs of shelf wear to the edges and scuffing to the covers. View more info