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The Gene: An Intimate History
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Siddhartha Mukherjee
 
Gives us an account of the fundamental unit of heredity - and a vision of both humanity's past and future. In this book, the story begins in an obscure Augustinian...
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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth...
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Bestselling author A. C. Grayling explains how--fueled by original and unorthodox thinking, war, and technological invention--the seventeenth century became the crucible of modernity.
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Stalin and the Scientists: A History...
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War-torn, virtually bankrupt, Russia tried to light its way to the future with the fitful glow of science. Stalin believed that science should serve the state. The human cost of...
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Mysteries of the Quantum Universe
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Thibault Damour; Mathieu Burniat;...
 
The bestselling French graphic novel about the mind-bending world of quantum physicsFamous explorer Bob and his dog Rick have been around the world and even to the...
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Collecting the World: The Life and...
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James Delbourgo
 
'Nothing so fully displays the grandeur of his mind as his immense and rare collections ...perhaps the fullest and most curious in the world', National Gazette, 1753...
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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to...
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Why the force that keeps our feet on the ground holds the key to understanding time and the origin of the universe
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Out of the Shadow of a Giant: Hooke,...
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John Gribbin; Mary Gribbin
 
What if Isaac Newton had never lived?Robert Hooke and Edmond Halley, whose place in history has been overshadowed by the giant figure of Newton, were pioneering scientists within their own...
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Atom (Icon Science)
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Piers Bizony; Jim Al-Khalili
 
How 200 years of classical physics was turned on its head
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Reading the Rocks: How Victorian...
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Brenda Maddox
 
A rich and exuberant group biography of the first geologists, the people who were first to excavate from the layers of the world its buried history. These first...
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Science and Islam (Icon Science): A...
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Ehsan Masood
 
The `fascinating and clearly written' (New Scientist) history of the extraordinary Islamic scientific revolution between the eighth and fifteenth centuries.
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The Accidental Scientist: The Role of...
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Graeme Donald
 
The Accidental Scientist explores the role of chance and error in scientific, medical and commercial innovation, outlining exactly how some of the most well-known products, gadgets and useful gizmos came...
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The Oxford Illustrated History of...
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The Oxford Illustrated History of Science offers readers an accessible and entertaining introduction to the history of science as well as a valuable and authoritative reference work.
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The Invention of Nature: The...
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Andrea Wulf
 
Before Longitude no one remembered John Harrison. The Invention of Nature does the same for Alexander von Humboldt
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Reality is Not What it Seems: The...
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Carlo Rovelli
 
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A Short History of Nearly Everything
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Bill Bryson
 
The author describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but even when he stays safely at home he can't contain his curiosity about the world around him. This title is about...
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The Upright Thinkers: The Human...
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Leonard Mlodinow
 
An inspiring and illuminating story of how we have come to understand the world, from the invention of the very first tools to the mind-bending theories of quantum physics. It...
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