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The Discoverers A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $8.40

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 1985

Seller ID: 24081

ISBN: 0394726251

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. An original history of man's greatest adventure: his search to discover the world around him.; 8.20 X 5.40 X 1.70 inches; 768 pages View more info

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The Creators A History of Heroes of the Imagination

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $6.22

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1992

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 28849

ISBN: 0394543955

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. By piecing the lives of selected individuals into a grand mosaic, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel J. Boorstin explores the development of artistic innovation over 3,000 years. A hugely ambitious chronicle of the art... View more info

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Vital Dust Life As A Cosmic Imparative

By: De Duve, Christian

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10214

ISBN: 0465090443

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and without wear. ; 9.70 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 384 pages View more info

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The Fabric of the Cosmos Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality

By: Greene, Brian

Price: $8.22

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2004

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 25275

ISBN: 0375412883

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. ; B&W Photographs; 9.37 X 6.22 X 1.65 inches; 576 pages View more info

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Until the Sun Dies

By: Jastrow, Robert

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Readers Library: 1977

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 28786

ISBN: 0393064158

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Unmarked. Dust jacket is price clipped. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. This book examines the two great mysteries which have defied science: the riddle of life and the riddle of creation. ; 9.10 X 6.60 X 0.80 inches; 172 pages View more info

Image for The Copernican Revolution  Planetary Astronomy in The Development of western Thought

The Copernican Revolution Planetary Astronomy in The Development of western Thought

By: Kuhn, Thomas S

Price: $2.96

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 1959

Seller ID: 10224

Condition: Fair


Good reading copy. Writing on inside cover-pencil. Wear on cover has been replaced with black ink (refurbished) . Some pages have highlighting. Binding is tight. ; Book Description Spine has some signs of creasing. Pages are not marred by folds. Covers are square and with minor wear as noted. The Copernican Revolution refers, to begin with, to the new astronomical theories proposed by Copernicus in 1532 to explain more efficiently than had the ancient Greeks the movement... View more info

Constructing the Universe

By: Layzer, David

Price: $10.84

Publisher: New York, Scientific American Library: 1985

Seller ID: 10156

ISBN: 0716750031

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Book Description Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and without wear. ; Scientific American Books; B&W Photographs; 9.40 X 8.30 X 0.80 inches; 313 pages View more info

Image for Theories of the Universe From Babylonian Myth to Modern Science

Theories of the Universe From Babylonian Myth to Modern Science

By: MUNITZ, Milton K. (editor)

Price: $7.21

Publisher: Glencoe, Illinois, Free Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10225

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Unmarked. Slight rubbing and some bumping on corners and spine edges. ; Book Description Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.60 inches; 437 pages View more info

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The Presence of the Past Morphic Resonance and the Habits of Nature

By: Sheldrake, Rupert

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Rochester, Vermont, Park Street Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18643

ISBN: 089281537X

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Rupert Sheldrake's theory of morphic resonance challenges the fundamental assumptions of modern science. An accomplished biologist, Sheldrake proposes that all natural systems, from crystals to human society, inherit a collective memory that influences their form and behavior. Rather than being ruled by fi... View more info

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The Presence of the Past Morphic Resonance and the Habits of Nature

By: Sheldrake, Rupert

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Rhochester, Vermont, Park Street Press: 1995

Seller ID: 18644

ISBN: 089281537X

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Rupert Sheldrake's theory of morphic resonance challenges the fundamental assumptions of modern science. An accomplished biologist, Sheldrake proposes that all natural systems, from crystals to human society, inherit a collective memory that influences their form and behavior. Rather than being ruled by fi... View more info

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Big Bang The Origin of the Universe

By: Singh, Simon

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Harper Perennial: 2005

Seller ID: 10253

ISBN: 0007162219

Condition: Very Good


Minor scartching on shiny silver cover. Unmarked. ; Book Description Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. ; P.S.; Trade PB; 8 X 5.10 X 1.10 inches; 560 pages View more info

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The God Particle

By: Teresi, Dick & Leon Lederman

Price: $16.55

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25283

ISBN: 0395558492

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unmarked. Not authographed. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The world's foremost experimental physicist uses humor, metaphor, and storytelling to delve into the mysteries of matter, discussing the particle accelerator and the as-yet-to-be-discovered God particle. ;... View more info