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The Miracle of Trees (Wooden Books)
The Miracle of Trees (Wooden Books)
by Olavi Huikari
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What is a tree? Why are they so important to life on Earth? How do they eat, breathe, grow, communicate, and regenerate themselves? How many different kinds of trees are there, and where do they live? In this beautiful little book, illustrated with rare... (read more)

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Symmetry: The Ordering Principle (Wooden Books)
Symmetry: The Ordering Principle (Wooden Books)
by David Wade
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Symmetry underlies almost every aspect of nature and our experience of the world, from the subatomic realms of quantum mechanics to the equations of physics, in art, architecture and our concepts of morality and justice.  In this little book Welsh... (read more)

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Sacred Geometry (Wooden Books)
Sacred Geometry (Wooden Books)
by Miranda Lundy
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Geometry is one of a group of special sciences - Number, Music and Cosmology are the others - found identically in nearly every culture on earth. In this small volume, Miranda Lundy presents a unique introduction to this most ancient and timeless of... (read more)

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A Little Book of Coincidence
A Little Book of Coincidence
by John Martineau
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A most unusual guide to the solar system, A Little Book of Coincidence suggests that there may be fundamental relationships between space, time, and life that have not yet been fully understood. From the observations of Ptolemy and Kepler to the Harmony... (read more)

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Useful Mathematical & Physical Formulae
Useful Mathematical & Physical Formulae
by Matthew Watkins
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A compact volume of mathematical and physical formulae presented in a concise manner for general use. Collected in this book are commonly used formulae for studies such as quadratics, calculus and trigonometry; in addition are simplified explanations of... (read more)

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Sun, Moon, and Earth
Sun, Moon, and Earth
by Robin Heath
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Every organism on Earth responds to four major cycles: the solar and lunar day, the synodic month and the year. We all dance to these primary rhythms. This book reveals the poetic cosmology that lies within the cycles of the Sun and Moon as seen from the... (read more)

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Harmonograph: A Visual Guide to the Mathematics of Music (Wooden Books)
Harmonograph: A Visual Guide to the Mathematics of Music (Wooden Books)
by Anthony Ashton
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During the nineteenth century, a remarkable scientific instrument known as a harmonograph revealed the beautiful patterns found in music. Harmonograph is an introduction to the evolution of simple harmonic theory, from the discoveries of Pythagoras to... (read more)

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Q.E.D.: Beauty in Mathematical Proof
Q.E.D.: Beauty in Mathematical Proof
by Burkard Polster
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Q.E.D. presents some of the most famous mathematical proofs in a charming book that will appeal to nonmathematicians and math experts alike. Grasp in an instant why Pythagorass theorem must be correct. Follow the ancient Chinese proof of the volume... (read more)

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Quadrivium (Wooden Books)
Quadrivium (Wooden Books)
by Miranda Lundy
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The quadrivium—the classical curriculum—comprises the four liberal arts of number, geometry, music, and cosmology. It was studied from antiquity to the Renaissance as a way of glimpsing the nature of reality. Geometry is number in... (read more)

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Stonehenge
Stonehenge
by Robin Heath
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Once part of a large culture of stone circles, Stonehenge—built around 3000 B.C. and developed over the next 1,500 years—is the most famous. The remains of a once-wealthy and evidently learned tribal community, it reflects the... (read more)

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Sciencia: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Astronomy for All (Wooden Books)
Sciencia: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Astronomy for All (Wooden Books)
by Burkard Polster
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From basic mathematical and physical formulas that govern much of our world to the components of matter; from the structure of the cosmos to that of the human body-the discoveries of scientists over the last millennium have been remarkable. Sciencia... (read more)

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Mind Tricks: Ancient and Modern (Wooden Books)
Mind Tricks: Ancient and Modern (Wooden Books)
by Steven Saunders
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A journey through some of the most fascinating and effective tricks of the mind. From the earliest times, we have known and applied the ancient adage “Its all in the mind.” Internationally recognized self-development master Steven Saunders... (read more)

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UFO: Strange Space on Earth (Wooden Books)
UFO: Strange Space on Earth (Wooden Books)
by Paul Whitehead
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Are we alone in the universe? Is Earth really being visited by entities from other worlds? Could UFOs be stranger yet? Top UFO researchers Paul Whitehead and George Wingfield tell the story of UFOs from their first appearance in cave art, in the Bible... (read more)

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Ruler and Compass: Practical Geometric Constructions
Ruler and Compass: Practical Geometric Constructions
by Andrew Sutton
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An introduction to geometry without measurements. Since the earliest times, mankind has employed the simple geometric forms of straight line and circle, in art, architecture, and mathematics. Originally marked out by eye and later using a stretched cord,... (read more)

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Islamic Design: A Genius for Geometry (Wooden Books)
Islamic Design: A Genius for Geometry (Wooden Books)
by Daud Sutton
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An exploration of the construction and meaning of Islamic geometric patterns.   Throughout their long history the craft traditions of the Islamic world evolved a multitude of styles applied to a great variety of media but always with unifying... (read more)

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Essential Elements: Atoms, Quarks, and the Periodic Table
Essential Elements: Atoms, Quarks, and the Periodic Table
by Matt Tweed
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For anyone interested in the tiny building blocks of our universe, Matt Tweed-the illustrator of Useful Mathematical & Physical Formulae-offers a fascinating introduction to the complex and beautiful world of the elements. Tweed reveals the principal... (read more)

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Sacred Number: The Secret Quality of Quantities
Sacred Number: The Secret Quality of Quantities
by Miranda Lundy
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Numbers permeate every aspect of our lives; very little happens without a basic ability to manipulate the simple whole numbers we all take for granted. Beautifully illustrated with old engravings as well as contemporary imagery, Sacred Number introduces... (read more)

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The Alchemist's Kitchen: Extraordinary Potions and Curious Notions
The Alchemist's Kitchen: Extraordinary Potions and Curious Notions
by Guy Ogilvy
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Packed with everything from ancient recipes for glues, varnishes, and paints to spiritual preparations of herbal tinctures and oils, including magical formulae and practices of alchemy, The Alchemist's Kitchen will appeal to anyone fascinated by the past... (read more)

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Simple Shelters: Tents, Tipis, Yurts, Domes and Other Ancient Homes (Wooden Books)
Simple Shelters: Tents, Tipis, Yurts, Domes and Other Ancient Homes (Wooden Books)
by Jonathan Horning
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A brief introduction to the construction and history of basic shelters. Shelter is one of our most basic needs, and throughout history mankind has been highly inventive in meeting it. Simple Shelters introduces the principal types of wooden and stick... (read more)

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Feng Shui: Secrets of Chinese Geomancy (Wooden Books)
Feng Shui: Secrets of Chinese Geomancy (Wooden Books)
by Richard Creightmore
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What is the ancient secret of Chinese sages? How does it affect our relationship with the living environment? Is there a simple way to maintain the delicate harmony between humankind and the natural world? Feng shui-which means literally "wind... (read more)

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