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Product Description: The refrigerator may seem mundane nowadays, but it is one of the wonders of twentieth-century science--lifesaver, food preserver, social liberator. Part historical narrative, part scientific decoder, CHILLED recounts early efforts to harness the cold at the ice pits of Persia and ice harvests on the Regents Canal...read more

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9781472911445 | Bloomsbury Sigma, October 4, 2016, cover price $17.00 | also contains Chilled: How refrigeration changed the world, and might do so again | About this edition: The refrigerator may seem mundane nowadays, but it is one of the wonders of twentieth-century science--lifesaver, food preserver, social liberator.

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9781681443331 | Quercus, September 6, 2016, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: Readers take to the air in this engaging book about the amazing technology behind birds. This book explores the remarkable structures and systems that make up the anatomy of a variety of different birds. It explains the mechanics behind the hovering hummingbird, the sprinting ostrich, and the swimming penguin...read more

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9781508150282 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Readers take to the air in this engaging book about the amazing technology behind birds.

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9781508150220 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Readers take to the air in this engaging book about the amazing technology behind birds.

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Product Description: Amphibians are masters of their environment, both on land and underwater. Readers will love this technological twist on the anatomy and skills of amphibians from all over the world. This book provides an explanation of the mechanics behind the mega-mouthed Argentine horned frog, the croaking American bullfrog, and the deadly poison dart frog...read more

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9781508150275 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Amphibians are masters of their environment, both on land and underwater.

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9781508150213 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Amphibians are masters of their environment, both on land and underwater.

Mammals are some of the fastest and slowest, largest and smallest, and most unique animals on Earth. Their bodies are built to survive in and master their environment. Readers will love reading about the super swimming dolphin, the super-sensing bat, and the super-slow sloth. Theyll learn about the mechanics behind a skunks stink supply and a cheetahs record-breaking speed. This book is full of color photographs and fact boxes that bring these exotic mammals to life. This technological spin on animal skills and survival is sure to stand out from the rest.

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9781508150312 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Mammals are some of the fastest and slowest, largest and smallest, and most unique animals on Earth.

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9781508150251 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25

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Product Description: Readers take a dive underwater to take an in-depth look at the mechanics behind fish and other sea creatures. Marine creatures are made to fit their environments, whether they live in shallow reefs or the deep sea. This book describes the technology behind the super senses of sharks, the speed of a sailfish, and the propulsion of squid...read more

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9781508150299 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Readers take a dive underwater to take an in-depth look at the mechanics behind fish and other sea creatures.

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9781508150237 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Readers take a dive underwater to take an in-depth look at the mechanics behind fish and other sea creatures.

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Product Description: Insects and spiders are some of the most complex and crafty creatures on Earth. This book gives readers an up-close look at the mechanics behind bugs. Readers will enjoy learning about the leaping flea, the bloodsucking tick, the migrating Monarch butterfly, and the stinging scorpion...read more

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9781508150305 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Insects and spiders are some of the most complex and crafty creatures on Earth.

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9781508150244 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Insects and spiders are some of the most complex and crafty creatures on Earth.

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Product Description: How do chameleons change color to match their surroundings? How do geckos climb up walls? This book answers these questions and more as readers delve into the world of reptiles. Each chapter investigates the mechanics behind a certain animal, from the freaky frilled lizard to the deadly Komodo dragon...read more

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9781499422504 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: How do chameleons change color to match their surroundings?

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9781508150268 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: How do chameleons change color to match their surroundings?

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781781212370 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781781212394 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781781212400 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: This beautifully illustrated gift book will have you captivated as you browse through a range of fascinating dinosaurs. From the famous Tyrannosaurus Rex, or duckbilled Corythosaurus, to the enormous Dreadnoughtus, this work has it covered...read more
By Tom Jackson (illustrator)

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9781783422029 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $23.20 | About this edition: This beautifully illustrated gift book will have you captivated as you browse through a range of fascinating dinosaurs.

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Product Description: Here is the essential guide to the human brain, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines the three pounds of matter inside our heads that does all our thinking for us. With 100 billion nerve cells joined by thousands more to every corner of the body, the brain is wired together with 100 trillion connections...read more

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9780985323080 | Har/pstr edition (Shelter Harbor Pr, October 21, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Here is the essential guide to the human brain, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines the three pounds of matter inside our heads that does all our thinking for us.

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9780553156263, titled "Horse Sense" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, January 1, 1989), cover price $3.99 | also contains Horse Sense | About this edition: Lisa comes up with some new rules for the Saddle Club that threaten to destroy her relationship with her two best friends, fellow members Carole and Stevie

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Product Description: Much technology described in the other four books is to assist in the conservation of animal species. Getting information on numbers, behaviour, and movements helps identify environmental problems that need to be addressed. Sometimes scientists have to intervene to boost animal populations...read more

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9781474702379 | Gardners Books, August 13, 2015, cover price $102.80 | About this edition: Much technology described in the other four books is to assist in the conservation of animal species.

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Product Description: It is hard enough getting a complete picture of how the most common animals―domestic pets, for example―behave. However, this is tougher still for creatures that are active at night, such as many species of cats, live in remote regions, or live in the top of the tree canopy...read more

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9781491469989 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: It is hard enough getting a complete picture of how the most common animals―domestic pets, for example―behave.
9780440383741, titled "Study of History" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, September 1, 1982), cover price $8.95 | also contains Study of History | About this edition: Arnold Toynbee's ten-volume analysis of the rise and fall of civilizations, A Study of History, is acknowledged as one of the greatest achievements of modern scholarship.
9780440381556, titled "Sound of the City" | Dell Pub Co, June 1, 1977, cover price $1.95 | also contains Sound of the City | About this edition: PLEASE NOTE: My copy is a reprint of the 1977 original.

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9781491469880 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: It is hard enough getting a complete picture of how the most common animals―domestic pets, for example―behave.

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Product Description: Much technology described in the other four books is to assists in the conservation of animal species. Getting information on numbers, behavior, and movements helps identify environmental problems that need to be addressed. Sometimes scientists have to intervene to boost animal populations...read more

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9781491469996 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Much technology described in the other four books is to assists in the conservation of animal species.
9780440236917, titled "The Insider''s Guide to U.S. Coin Values 2001" | Dell Pub Co, November 1, 2000, cover price $6.50 | also contains The Insider''s Guide to U.S. Coin Values 2001 | About this edition: An invaluable reference guide for both hobbyists and serious investors features the latest price information on and specifications of all major American coins, describing the coin rating system and certification process.
9780440236894, titled "Fine Things" | Dell Pub Co, October 1, 2000, cover price $0.01 | also contains Fine Things | About this edition: Smart, likable, Bernie Fine was the wonder boy of Wolff's, New York's most glamorous department store.

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9781491469897 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Much technology described in the other four books is to assists in the conservation of animal species.

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Product Description: The Young Lions is a vivid and classic novel that portrays the experiences of ordinary soldiers fighting World War II. Told from the points of view of a perceptive young Nazi, a jaded American film producer, and a shy Jewish boy just married to the love of his life, Shaw conveys, as no other novelist has since, the scope, confusion, and complexity of war...read more

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9780440397946, titled "The Young Lions" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, March 1, 1984), cover price $4.95 | also contains The Young Lions | About this edition: The Young Lions is a vivid and classic novel that portrays the experiences of ordinary soldiers fighting World War II.
9780440398813, titled "Yonnondio from the Thirties" | Dell Pub Co, October 1, 1979, cover price $3.50 | also contains Yonnondio from the Thirties | About this edition: The hopes, struggles, and dreams of a poor Wyoming family are revealed in their quest for a better life

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Product Description: Counting animals is a challenging exercise. Many animals only come out at night. Others are very shy, and have become adept at avoiding people. Some live in remote places where it is difficult for people to observe them. Technology helps to make animal surveys easier...read more

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9781491469972 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Counting animals is a challenging exercise.
9780440391548, titled "Turn of the Screw and Daisy Miller" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, February 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | also contains Turn of the Screw and Daisy Miller | About this edition: In his two short novels, James portrays a distraught governess obsessed by ghosts and an ingenue who unwittingly violates the social code of the American elite in Europe
9780440393351, titled "Voices of a Summer Day" | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, January 1, 1985), cover price $3.95 | also contains Voices of a Summer Day | About this edition: good condition

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9781491469873 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65

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Product Description: It is hard enough getting a complete picture of how the most common animals (domestic pets, for example) behave. However, this is tougher still for creatures that are active at night, such as many species of cats, live in remote regions, or live in the top of the tree canopy...read more

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9781491469958 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Finding out where animals move in remote regions or in the ocean, or where they go at night, is a vital tool for conservation but it is also a huge challenge.
9780440388838, titled "Thousand Pieces of Gold" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, May 1, 1983), cover price $3.95 | also contains Thousand Pieces of Gold | About this edition: This masterful biographical novel—which has sold more than 100,000 copies—tells the true life story of Lalu Nathoy, a young Chinese girl sold into slavery in 1871 by her poverty-stricken family and auctioned off in the American West.
9780440388500, titled "Three Plays by Ibsen" | Dell Pub Co, June 1, 1977, cover price $2.25 | also contains Three Plays by Ibsen

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9781491469859 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: It is hard enough getting a complete picture of how the most common animals (domestic pets, for example) behave.

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Product Description: GAYLETTER magazine is the biannual print companion of the hugely popular weekly email newsletter created in 2009 to help discerning homosexuals in New York figure out what to do with their time. Edited by Abi Benitez and Tom Jackson, GAYLETTER magazine is the first post-gay publication to embrace the best of queer culture while disregarding labels and categories...read more
By Abi Benitez (editor), Tom Jackson (editor), Ryan Leahey (editor), Daniel Moss (editor) and Patrick Sweeney (editor)

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9780692335673 | Gayletter, May 26, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: GAYLETTER magazine is the biannual print companion of the hugely popular weekly email newsletter created in 2009 to help discerning homosexuals in New York figure out what to do with their time.

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781445135717 | Gardners Books, January 8, 2015, cover price $21.65 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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9781781212387 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781445135762 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, November 13, 2014), cover price $19.80 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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9781781212363 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks...read more

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9781445135731 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, November 13, 2014), cover price $21.15 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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9781781212356 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterdays invention to today's state of the art technology.

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Product Description: From microchip mobile phones and Google glasses to mind-controlled computers and dream modification, welcome to the future of communication! Find out all about the mind-blowing science and technology the future has in store for us.

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9780750283656 | Gardners Books, August 14, 2014, cover price $14.10 | About this edition: From microchip mobile phones and Google glasses to mind-controlled computers and dream modification, welcome to the future of communication!

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Product Description: A fun-filled introduction to matter, the elements of the periodic table, atoms, electrons, reactions and bonding, and radioactivity, this volume provides young adults with chemistry examples that reflect their real-world interconnections in science...read more

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9781477727157 | Rosen Pub Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $35.60 | About this edition: A fun-filled introduction to matter, the elements of the periodic table, atoms, electrons, reactions and bonding, and radioactivity, this volume provides young adults with chemistry examples that reflect their real-world interconnections in science.

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