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The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos
The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos
by Leonard Mlodinow
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LEONARD MLODINOW received his PhD in theoretical physics from the University of California, Berkeley, was an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Max Planck Institute, and now teaches at the California Institute of Technology. His previous books include... (read more)

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Sextant: A Young Man's Daring Sea Voyage and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans
Sextant: A Young Man's Daring Sea Voyage and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans
by David Barrie
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In the tradition of Dava Sobel's Longitude comes this dramatic tale of invention and discovery—an eloquent elegy to one of the most important navigational instruments ever created, and to the daring mariners who used it to explore, conquer,... (read more)

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Move: Putting America S Infrastructure Back in the Lead
Move: Putting America S Infrastructure Back in the Lead
by Rosabeth Moss Kanter
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America is stuck: just look at our crumbling roads and bridges, mismanaged railways, old-fashioned and easily overloaded air traffic control system, and perpetual lack of political will to do anything about it all. In contrast, take a trip around the... (read more)

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Science in Wonderland: The Scientific Fairy Tales of Victorian Britain
Science in Wonderland: The Scientific Fairy Tales of Victorian Britain
by Melanie Keene
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In Victorian Britain an array of writers captured the excitement of new scientific discoveries, and enticed young readers and listeners into learning their secrets, by converting introductory explanations into quirky, charming, and imaginative fairy... (read more)

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How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
by Jordan Ellenberg
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The Freakonomics of mathand#151;a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our hands The math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned. In... (read more)

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Barron's EMT
Barron's EMT
by Wilfred Chapleau
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Updated to reflect the most recent tests and requirements, this manual prepares candidates for the Emergency Medical Technician Exam, a prerequisite for their qualifying license. Qualifications vary somewhat on a regional basis, but EMT certification is... (read more)

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Adventures in Arduino (Adventures in ...)
Adventures in Arduino (Adventures in ...)
by Becky Stewart
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Arduino programming for the absolute beginner, with project-based learning Adventures in Arduino is the beginner's guide to Arduino programming, designed specifically for 11-to 15-year olds who want to learn about Arduino, but don't know where to begin... (read more)

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Mastering IOS Frameworks: Beyond the Basics (Developer's Library)
Mastering IOS Frameworks: Beyond the Basics (Developer's Library)
by Kyle Richter
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Take Your Next Leap Forward as an iOS App Developer! Covers iOS 8 and Xcode 6 Mastering iOS Frameworks will help you leverage iOS’s powerful components and frameworks to build apps with outstanding performance, reliability, interactivity, media... (read more)

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Patterns, Principles, and Practices of Domain-Driven Design
Patterns, Principles, and Practices of Domain-Driven Design
by Scott Millett
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Methods for managing complex software construction following the practices, principles and patterns of Domain-Driven Design with code examples in C# This book presents the philosophy of Domain-Driven Design (DDD) in a down-to-earth and practical manner... (read more)

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The Courtiers' Anatomists: Animals and Humans in Louis XIV's Paris
The Courtiers' Anatomists: Animals and Humans in Louis XIV's Paris
by Anita Guerrini
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The Courtiers' Anatomists is about dead bodies and live animals in Louis XIV's Paris--and the surprising links between them. Examining the practice of seventeenth-century anatomy, Anita Guerrini reveals how anatomy and natural history were connected... (read more)

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Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman
Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman
by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
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Stone maps the force, vivacity, and stories within our most mundane matter, stone. For too long stone has served as an unexamined metaphor for the andldquo;really realandrdquo;: blunt factuality, natureandrsquo;s curt rebuke. Yet, medieval writers knew... (read more)

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Cartophilia: Maps and the Search for Identity in the French-German Borderland
Cartophilia: Maps and the Search for Identity in the French-German Borderland
by Catherine Tatiana Dunlop
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The period between the French Revolution and World War II was a time of tremendous growth in both mapmaking and map reading throughout Europe, and the political and cultural consequences of this and#147;age of cartophiliaand#8221; were nowhere more... (read more)

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The Story of Science: From the Writings of Aristotle to the Big Bang Theory
The Story of Science: From the Writings of Aristotle to the Big Bang Theory
by S. Wise Bauer
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A riveting road map to the development of modern scientific thought.... (read more)

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Action-Minimizing Methods in Hamiltonian Dynamics: An Introduction to Aubry-Mather Theory (Mathematical Notes)
Action-Minimizing Methods in Hamiltonian Dynamics: An Introduction to Aubry-Mather Theory (Mathematical Notes)
by Alfonso Sorrentino
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John Mathers seminal works in Hamiltonian dynamics represent some of the most important contributions to our understanding of the complex balance between stable and unstable motions in classical mechanics. His novel approach—known as Aubry... (read more)

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How Our Days Became Numbered: Risk and the Rise of the Statistical Individual
How Our Days Became Numbered: Risk and the Rise of the Statistical Individual
by Dan Bouk
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Long before the age of "Big Data" or the rise of today's "self-quantifiers," American capitalism embraced "risk"--and proceeded to number our days. Life insurers led the way, developing numerical practices for measuring individuals and groups, predicting... (read more)

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Biocode: The New Age of Genomics
Biocode: The New Age of Genomics
by Dawn Field
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The living world runs on genomic software - what Dawn Field and Neil Davies call the 'biocode' - the sum of all DNA on Earth. In Biocode, they tell the story of a new age of scientific discovery: the growing global effort to read and map the biocode, and... (read more)

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The Man Who Counted: A Collection of Mathematical Adventures
The Man Who Counted: A Collection of Mathematical Adventures
by Malba Tahan
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Malba Tahan is the creation of a celebrated Brazilian mathematician looking for a way to bring some of the mysteries and pleasures of mathematics to a wider public. The adventures of Beremiz Samir, The Man Who Counted, take the reader on a journey in... (read more)

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Ruby on Rails Tutorial: Learn Web Development with Rails (Addison-Wesley Professional Ruby)
Ruby on Rails Tutorial: Learn Web Development with Rails (Addison-Wesley Professional Ruby)
by Michael Hartl
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“The Ruby on Rails™ Tutorial by Michael Hartl has become a must-read for developers learning how to build Rails apps.” —Peter Cooper, Editor of Ruby Inside   Used by sites as diverse as Twitter, GitHub, Disney, and the Yellow... (read more)

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Physics I Practice Problems for Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)
Physics I Practice Problems for Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)
by John Wiley & Sons (cor)
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Practice makes perfect – and helps deepen your understanding of physics 1,001 Physics Practice Problems For Dummies gives you 1,001 opportunities to learn everything physics. A physics course is a key requirement for careers in engineering... (read more)

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The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future
The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future
by Peter Moore
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A history of weather forecasting, and an animated portrait of the nineteenth-century pioneers who made it possible By the 1800s, a century of feverish discovery had launched the major branches of science. Physics, chemistry, biology, geology, and... (read more)

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