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Product Description: Wisdom of the Martians of Science refers to five scientists whose brilliance contributed to shaping the modern world. John von Neumann was a pioneer of the modern computer; Theodore von Kármán was the scientist behind the US Air Force; Leo Szilard initiated the development of nuclear weapons; the Nobel laureate Eugene P Wigner was the world's first nuclear engineer; and Edward Teller was the father of the hydrogen bomb...read more

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9789814723800 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, February 29, 2016, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: Wisdom of the Martians of Science refers to five scientists whose brilliance contributed to shaping the modern world.

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9789814723817 | 1 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, February 29, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Wisdom of the Martians of Science refers to five scientists whose brilliance contributed to shaping the modern world.

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Product Description: A new cultural icon strode the world stage at the turn of the twenty-first century: the celebrity scientist, as comfortable in Vanity Fair and Vogue as Smithsonian. Declan Fahy profiles eight of these eloquent, controversial, and compelling sellers of science to investigate how they achieved celebrity in the United States and internationally—and explores how their ideas influence our understanding of the world...read more

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9781442233423 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 6, 2015, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: A new cultural icon strode the world stage at the turn of the twenty-first century: the celebrity scientist, as comfortable in Vanity Fair and Vogue as Smithsonian.

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Product Description: This rich compendium examines revolutionary advances in mathematics, physics, science, chemistry, biology and medicine by revealing the lives of the people responsible for them. Just as each generation of new scientific pioneers stands upon the shoulders of the giants who came before them, these biographies build upon each other and tell a collective tale of the development of breakthroughs like the X-ray, radio waves, the Big Bang Theory, and evolution...read more

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9781477781401 | Rosen Young Adult, January 1, 2015, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: This rich compendium examines revolutionary advances in mathematics, physics, science, chemistry, biology and medicine by revealing the lives of the people responsible for them.

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9780062283559 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, September 24, 2013), cover price $34.99

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By Chris Stewart (foreword by) and Ted Stewart

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9781609071813 | Shadow Mountain, May 13, 2013, cover price $27.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781609075736 | Shadow Mountain, June 18, 2013, cover price $49.99

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Product Description: Biographical profiles of the most important and influential individuals in the field of science. Plus, complimentary online access is provided through Salem History.
By Joseph L. Spradley (editor)

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9781587659683 | Salem Pr Inc, November 15, 2012, cover price $395.00 | About this edition: In-depth critical essays on important men and women scientists of all time, from around the world.
9781587659690 | Salem Pr Inc, November 15, 2012, cover price $131.67 | About this edition: Biographical profiles of the most important and influential individuals in the field of science.
9781587659706 | Salem Pr Inc, November 15, 2012, cover price $131.67 | About this edition: Biographical profiles of the most important and influential individuals in the field of science.
9781587659713 | Salem Pr Inc, November 15, 2012, cover price $131.67 | About this edition: Biographical profiles of the most important and influential individuals in the field of science.

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By Andrew Robinson (editor)

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9780500251911 | Thames & Hudson, October 1, 2012, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: In full color with striking and informative illustrations and photographs, this is a beautiful and eye-catching book that will stand out on the shelf. Includes familiar names like Galileo Galielei and Albert Einstein, as well as lesser-known scientists such as Dmitri Mendeleyev and Linus Pauling...read more

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9781848376069 | Arcturus Pub, July 9, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In full color with striking and informative illustrations and photographs, this is a beautiful and eye-catching book that will stand out on the shelf.

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Product Description: A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK“[An] extraordinarily wide-ranging and engaging book [about] the men who shaped the work of Charles Darwin . . . a book that enriches our understanding of how the struggle to think new thoughts is shared across time and space and people...read more

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9781400069378 | Spiegel & Grau, June 12, 2012, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK“[An] extraordinarily wide-ranging and engaging book [about] the men who shaped the work of Charles Darwin .

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9780812981704 | Reprint edition (Spiegel & Grau, March 19, 2013), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK“[An] extraordinarily wide-ranging and engaging book [about] the men who shaped the work of Charles Darwin .

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Product Description: Bringing the biggest life stories to the smallest readers!Benjamin Franklin was curious about the world around him. He had wide and varied interests that led him to become a printer, a writer, an inventor, a statesman, and eventually one of the fathers of our nation...read more
By Anthony Lewis (illustrator)

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9780545232562 | Original edition (Scholastic Nonfiction, August 1, 2011), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Bringing the biggest life stories to the smallest readers!

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A self instructive text for thermodynamics. This is the second edition of the title which can be supplemented by a solutions manual, OHT's and an IBM disk.

Hardcover:

9780073305370 | 6 har/dvd edition (McGraw-Hill Science Engineering, September 29, 2006), cover price $219.75
9780073107684 | Har/dvd edition (McGraw-Hill Science Engineering, June 3, 2005), cover price $193.15
9780072884951 | 5th edition (McGraw-Hill College, May 1, 2005), cover price $193.15
9780071121774 | McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 2002, cover price $124.25 | also contains The Vulgar Tongue: Medieval and Postmedieval Vernacularity
9780072517095 | 4 pck edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 2002), cover price $125.00
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9780073277127 | 6 edition (McGraw-Hill Science Engineering, September 21, 2006), cover price $42.60

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Product Description: Candid Science V: Conversations with Famous Scientists contains 36 interviews with well-known scientists, including 19 Nobel laureates, Wolf Prize winners, and other luminaries. These in-depth conversations provide a glimpse into some of the greatest achievements in science during the past few decades, featuring stories of the discoveries, and showing the human drama behind them...read more

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9781860945052 | Imperial College Pr, April 20, 2005, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Candid Science V: Conversations with Famous Scientists contains 36 interviews with well-known scientists, including 19 Nobel laureates, Wolf Prize winners, and other luminaries.
9780073963259, titled "Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach" | 3rd packag edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1998), cover price $105.55 | also contains Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach | About this edition: A self instructive text for thermodynamics.
9780073964096, titled "Calculus for Business" | McGraw-Hill, January 1, 1998, cover price $55.50 | also contains Calculus for Business

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9781860945069 | Imperial College Pr, April 20, 2005, cover price $102.00 | About this edition: Candid Science V: Conversations with Famous Scientists contains 36 interviews with well-known scientists, including 19 Nobel laureates, Wolf Prize winners, and other luminaries.

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