Browse Books: Science / History

Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present (The Open Yale Courses Series) Cover Image
$22.00
Out of Stock, generally 2-3 business days to Order your Copy and have it arrive at our store or your home.
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers Cover Image
$25.99
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Flashes of Creation: George Gamow, Fred Hoyle, and the Great Big Bang Debate Cover Image
$30.00
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Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study Cover Image
$19.50
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Life Is Simple: How Occam's Razor Set Science Free and Shapes the Universe Cover Image
$32.00
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The Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found Cover Image
$17.95
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The Pyrocene: How We Created an Age of Fire, and What Happens Next Cover Image
$26.95
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The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe Cover Image
$17.99
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The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World Cover Image
$17.00
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The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science Cover Image
$30.00
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Restricted Data: The History of Nuclear Secrecy in the United States Cover Image
$35.00
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The Mission: A True Story Cover Image
$35.00
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