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Elementary Nuclear Theory: a Short Course in Selected Topics

By: Bethe, H. A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, John Wiley & Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15979


147 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Attractive blue boards with bright silver lettering. Name of previous owner stamped to front and back inside boards. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is worn and torn to edges. A bit age tanned to white back panel, with a little foxing. Light shelf rub and closed tears to edges. Now in protective sleeve. This course was given at the Research Laboratory of the General Electric Company of Schenec... View more info

Thomas Brody The Philosophy Behind Physics

By: Brody, Thomas; de la Pena, Luis; Hodgson, Peter E. (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Springer-Verlag: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6680


355 pages; Fine/No Jacket. Bright glossy illustrated boards. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Solid, clean. This challenging work will appeal to all open-minded students of science and its philosophy... View more info

Study Guide to Patrick J. Hurley's: a Concise Introduction to Logic, Second Edition

By: Burch, Robert W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: CA, Wadsworth: 1985

Edition: Second Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 15349


148 pages; Near Fine condition. STUDY GUIDE. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. No creases. Solid, clean. Introductory logic is best learned by practice. It is a skill as much as a body of knowledge, and like other skills it must be regularly exercised in order to be acquired and retained. Trade Paperback. View more info

Einstein's Universe

By: Calder, Nigel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19730


154 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ Tiny bit of rub bottom edge of front panel. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Relativity made plain. The amazing achievement of Albert Einstein and what it means today. ISBN: 0670290769. View more info

Physics From The Ground Up

By: Carr, Herman Y.; Weidner, Richard T.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw Hill: 1971

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 16295


706 pages; Fine/No Jacket. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Beautifully bound book. Great drawings and illustrations throughout book. An excellent gift! View more info

Superforce - The Search For A Grand Unified Theory Of Nature

By: Davies, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1985

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 7368


255 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. The superforce, according to this theory, was the single natural force which existed at the time of the universe's creation; it is responsible for the "big bang". The superforce forged space and matter out of nothingness. Then split into four fundamental forces-gravity, electromagnetic force, and the strong and weak nuclear forces - that now govern the universe.... Trade Paperback. View more info

The Whole Shebang - A State Of The Universe (s) Report

By: Ferris, Timothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13180


395 pages; Fine condition. Full number sequence. No creases. Un-read tight. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! The Whole Shebang is cosmic architecture, and cosmic thought, in the hands of a master storyteller. Timothy Ferris's recounting of the state of modern cosmology is both entertaining and thought provoking, and leaves us in awe of the breadth of human imagination in the pursuit of the why and wherefore of our existence. Trade Paperback. View more info

Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1994

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 16771


182 pages; Near Fine condition. THIS IS A TRADE PAPERBACK BOOK. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! This phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking litterally transformed the way we think about physics, the universe, reality itself. Now, in these thirteen essays and one remarkable interview, the man widely regarded as the most brilliant theoretical phycisist since Einstein returns to reveal an amazing array o... View more info

Physics And Philosophy

By: Jeans, Sir James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Dover: 1981

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 7923


222 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. The aim of the present book is very simply stated; it is to discuss and explore that borderland territory between physics and philosophy which used to seem so dull, but suddenly became so interesting and important through recent developments of theoretical physics... Trade Paperback. View more info

The Conscious Universe, Part and Whole in Modern Physical Theory

By: Kafatos, Menas, Nadeau, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Springer-Verlag: 1990

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 7110


214 pages; Near Fine condition. Soft bump to top spine tip. No creases. Solid, clean. The authors show that a generalized principle of complementarity is pervasive not only in physical theories such as cosmological models of the universe but also in the constructions of all human realities. They suggest that consciousness can no longer be divorced from the problem of the way science operates. View more info

The Numinous Universe

By: Liderbach, Daniel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, Paulist Press: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7394


159 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. In this utterly unique and challenging work, author Daniel Liderbach fashions a bridge between science and faith. The author shows the harmony that exists between the presence of God proclaimed by Jesus and the world view of contemporary physics. Trade Paperback. View more info

Analyses of Theories and Methods of Physics and Psychology, Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science, Vol IV

By: Radner, Michael; Winokur, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18803


441 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Name (twice) to front fly-leaf. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is shelf rubbed. Tiny chips at edges. Now in protective sleeve. This is volume IV of the Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science. In a preface to the first volume in the series, Professors Feigl and Michael Scriven noted the extensive concern of the Center with: the meaning of theoretical co... View more info

Cosmology + 1

By: Scientific American editors; Gingerich, Owen (Intro)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: CA, W. H. Freeman: 1977

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 7859


113 pages; Near Fine condition. Tiny bump bottom front corner tip. No creases. Just a bit of rub to spine edges. Solid, clean. This collection of articles from Scientific American presents various aspects of our search for an understanding of the universe and considers such topics as the origin of galaxies, background radiation, quasars, black holes, and non-Euclidean space. It is exciting for anyone interested in modern cosmology... Illustrated throughout. Trade Paperba... View more info

The Particle Connection, The Most Exciting Scientific Chase Since Dna And The Double Helix

By: Sutton, Christine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8213


176 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Bright silver lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub to bottom edge. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Here is the nitty-gritty of experimental particle physics, conveying all the excitement and suspence of scientific work. Dr. Sutton tells her story, which is essentially the story of modern physics brought right up to date, clearly and vividly, in language ... View more info