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The Meaning of Human Existence
The Meaning of Human Existence
by Edward O. Wilson
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In , his most philosophical work to date, Pulitzer Prize-winning biologist Edward O. Wilson grapples with these and other existential questions, examining what makes human beings supremely different from all other species. Searching for meaning in what... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere from Space (Springer Praxis Books in Environmental Sciences)
Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere from Space (Springer Praxis Books in Environmental Sciences)
by Alexander A. Kokhanovsky
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Our planet faces many global environmental problems (i.e. warming and gradual disappearance of ice in Arctic). The only possible way to monitor all of these changes is through remote sensing from satellites. The objective of this book is to describe... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves
Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves
by Bob Berman
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From the speed of light to moving mountains-and everything in between-ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move. If you sit as still as you can in a quiet room, you might be able to convince yourself that nothing is moving. But air currents... (read more)

Available August 4, 2015
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The New York Times Book of Science: More Than 150 Years of Groundbreaking Scientific Coverage
The New York Times Book of Science: More Than 150 Years of Groundbreaking Scientific Coverage
by The New York Times
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For more than 150 years, The New York Times has been in the forefront of science news reporting. These 125 articles from its archives are the very best, covering more than a century of scientific breakthroughs, setbacks, and mysteries. The varied topics... (read more)

Available September 2015
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War, Armed Forces & Society #0001: Men, Ideas and Tanks: British Military Thought and Armoured Forces, 1903-1939
War, Armed Forces & Society #0001: Men, Ideas and Tanks: British Military Thought and Armoured Forces, 1903-1939
by J. P. Harris
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Men, ideas and tanks reviews the development of British military ideas on armoured forces from 1903 to 1939. Great Britain was the nation which first developed the tank, first used it in action and first gained dramatic results by employment. The British... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Logistics Operations and Management for Recycling and Reuse (Ecoproduction)
Logistics Operations and Management for Recycling and Reuse (Ecoproduction)
by Paulina Golinska
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The aim of this book is to present quantitative and qualitative aspects of logistics operations supporting recycling and reuse. In individual chapters, the authors address various issues related to reverse network configuration and the organization of... (read more)

Available February 2016
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The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
by Erik Brynjolfsson
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In recent years, Google's autonomous cars have logged thousands of miles on American highways and IBM's Watson trounced the best human players. Digital technologies--with hardware, software, and networks at their core--will in the near future diagnose... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Materials Management Model for Remanufacturing (Ecoproduction)
Materials Management Model for Remanufacturing (Ecoproduction)
by Paulina Golinska
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The present customer consumption models with short product lifecycles result in an increasing number of used products that need to be collected and reused or disposed. Both legal regulations and consumer concerns regarding these issues have led companies... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Physics of Magnetic Nanostructures
Physics of Magnetic Nanostructures
by Frank J. Owens
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The Physics of Magnetic Nanostructures is an introduction to the properties and applications of nanostructures. The book is useful as a senior undergraduate or graduate level text book on how and why reducing the size of solids to nano... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Make: High-Power Rockets
Make: High-Power Rockets
by Mike Westerfield
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Make: High-Power Rockets is for all the science geeks who look at the moon and try to figure out where Neil Armstrong walked, watch in awe as rockets lift off, and want to fly their own model rockets. Starting with an overview of mid- and high-power... (read more)

Available March 2016
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Tarnished: Toxic Leadership in the U.S. Military
Tarnished: Toxic Leadership in the U.S. Military
by George E. Reed
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Bad or toxic leadership, abusive supervision, and petty tyranny in organizations are perennial issues. But to date, there has been little effort to examine the scope and nature of bad leadership in the military. Tarnished rectifies that lack of attention... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Three Scientific Revolutions: How They Transformed Our Conceptions of Reality (Gateway Bookshelf)
Three Scientific Revolutions: How They Transformed Our Conceptions of Reality (Gateway Bookshelf)
by Richard H. Schlagel
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Richard H. Schlagel is Elton Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at The George Washington University and the author of many books, most recently, Forging the Methodology that Enlightened Modern Civilization; Seeking the Truth: How Science Has Prevailed over... (read more)

Available July 14, 2015
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The Dassault Falcon Legend
The Dassault Falcon Legend
by Michael A. Taverna
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Fifty years ago, one of the fi rst true business jetsandmdash;the Dassault Mystandegrave;re/Falcon 20andmdash;took flight. Since then, 20 innovative models have followed, each with the same sleek lines, smooth handling, and peerless reliability and... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Go, Flight!: The Unsung Heroes of Mission Control, 1965-1992 (Outward Odyssey: A People's History of S)
Go, Flight!: The Unsung Heroes of Mission Control, 1965-1992 (Outward Odyssey: A People's History of S)
by Rick Houston
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At first glance, it looks like just another auditorium in just another government building. But among the talented men (and later women) who worked in mission control, the room located on the third floor of Building 30andmdash;at what is now Johnson... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Just and Unjust Wars: A Moral Argument with Historical Illustrations
Just and Unjust Wars: A Moral Argument with Historical Illustrations
by Michael Walzer
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From the Athenian attack on Melos to the My Lai Massacre, from the wars in the Balkans through the first war in Iraq, Michael Walzer examines the moral issues surrounding military theory, war crimes, and the spoils of war. He studies a variety of... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Craft Beer Revolution: The Insider's Guide to B.C. Breweries
Craft Beer Revolution: The Insider's Guide to B.C. Breweries
by Joe Wiebe
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The most detailed collection of craft beer breweries is now more comprehensive than ever! Since the first edition of Craft Beer Revolution was published, fifteen new BC breweries have opened and another eighteen are scheduled to open by the end of 2014... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Confidentiality and Its Discontents: Dilemmas of Privacy in Psychotherapy (Psychoanalytic Interventions)
Confidentiality and Its Discontents: Dilemmas of Privacy in Psychotherapy (Psychoanalytic Interventions)
by Paul Mosher
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Freud promised his patients absolute confidentiality, regardless of what they revealed, but privacy in psychotherapy began to erode a half-century ago. Psychotherapists now seem to serve as "double agents" with a dual and often conflicting allegiance to... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Mission Control: Inventing the Groundwork of Spaceflight
Mission Control: Inventing the Groundwork of Spaceflight
by Michael Peter Johnson
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and#160; andldquo;We have all seen NASAandrsquo;s mission control centers at moments of both triumph and tragedy. Johnson makes a significant contribution to spaceflight history by analyzing their pivotal role.andrdquo;andmdash;Roger Launius, associate... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Galina Balashova: Architect of the Soviet Space Programme
Galina Balashova: Architect of the Soviet Space Programme
by Philipp Meuser
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This publication on the work of the Russian architect Galina Balashova presents a unique collection of designs for Soviet cosmonautics. These include plans and design drawings for both Soyuz capsules and space stations such as Salyut and Mir. Balashova... (read more)

Available September 2015
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The Smart Guide to Patents (Smart Guides)
The Smart Guide to Patents (Smart Guides)
by Aaron Filler
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Written by an inventor who has built high-value tech companies based on numerous inventions and who has successfully taken a patent to court to force infringers to pay, this guide is geared toward those who have the dynamic creative mind of an inventor... (read more)

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