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How Things Work: The Physics of Everyday Life
How Things Work: The Physics of Everyday Life
by Louis A. Bloomfield
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How Things Work uses familiar objects to introduce basic physics concepts, demonstrating the excitement and relevance to professionals in a variety of technical fields. Because its structure is defined by real-life examples, this book explores concepts... (read more)

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The Principle of Relativity with Applications to Physical Science (Dover Phoenix Editions)
The Principle of Relativity with Applications to Physical Science (Dover Phoenix Editions)
by Alfred North Whitehead
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An alternative rendering of the theory of relativity by a distinguished English mathematician and philosopher. Three-part treatment presents an overview of general principles, mainly philosophical in character; describes physical applications and the... (read more)

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The Oxford Guide to the History of Physics and Astronomy
The Oxford Guide to the History of Physics and Astronomy
by John L Heilbron
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With over 150 alphabetically arranged entries about key scientists, concepts, discoveries, technological innovations, and learned institutions, the Oxford Guide to Physics and Astronomy traces the history of physics and astronomy from the Renaissance to... (read more)

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Physics for Scientists & Engineers #2: Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics: Volume II
Physics for Scientists & Engineers #2: Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics: Volume II
by Douglas Giancoli
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This book is written for readers interested in learning the basics of physics.... (read more)

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Dictionary of Physics 3RD Edition
Dictionary of Physics 3RD Edition
by Alan Isaacs
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This accessible and authoritative reference covers commonly encountered terms and concepts in physics and includes key terms from mathematics, astrophysics, metallurgy, electronics, and physical chemistry. This third edition includes 1,000 new entries... (read more)

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How Things Work: The Physics of Everyday Life
How Things Work: The Physics of Everyday Life
by Louis A Bloomfield
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How Things Work is written for anyone who has ever wondered how a microwave oven cooks food, who has tried to fix a leaking water faucet, or who has hesitated to pay more for a halogen lamp. As it examines familiar objects - bathroom scales, televisions,... (read more)

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Science 101: Physics
Science 101: Physics
by Barry Parker
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This new series will explain major areas of science in an interesting, visually compelling, and accessible manner. The "101" in the title refers not only to an introductory course but also to the 101 key facts and topics presented in each book. These... (read more)

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The Handy Physics Answer Book (Handy Answer Books)
The Handy Physics Answer Book (Handy Answer Books)
by P Erik Gundersen
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Eschewing the usual mathematical explanations for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complicated scientific concepts in plain English that everyone can understand. Completely updated to tackle the big issues such as gravity,... (read more)

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Physics Quick Reference Guide
Physics Quick Reference Guide
by Richard Cohen
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"This book consists of material in the first chapter of A Physicist's Desk Reference, updated and supplemented by additional new data. It's a self-contained, quick reference guide to the most commonly used mathematical formulas, tables of data, symbols... (read more)

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The Penguin Dictionary of Physics: Third Edition
The Penguin Dictionary of Physics: Third Edition
by Penguin
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Clear and concise definitions of more than 4,500 terms and concepts and many new entries on up-to-the-minute topics make this newly updated dictionary the ideal reference guide to a quickly evolving subject.... (read more)

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The Facts on File Physics Handbook (Facts on File Science Handbooks)
The Facts on File Physics Handbook (Facts on File Science Handbooks)
by Diagram Group
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Among the topics covered are: - Acceleration - Ballistics - Boiling Point - Catalyst - Data Communications - Electrolyte - Frequency Modulation - Gamma Radiation - Inertia - Prism - Relative Atomic Mass - Transverse Waves... (read more)

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E=mc2: The Great Ideas That Shaped Our World
E=mc2: The Great Ideas That Shaped Our World
by Pete Moore
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Here's a friendly, expert, and well-illustrated guide that will steer non-scientists through the modern maze of knowledge, from E=mc2 to extraterrestrial life, from radioactive elements to quantum mechanics. Physics, genetics, chemistry, biology... (read more)

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Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
by Robert C Weast
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Written specifically for scientists and engineers, Protecting Scientific Ideas and Inventions Worldwide provides in-depth coverage of legal protection for ideas and inventions. Now in its fourth edition, the book includes additional information, examples,... (read more)

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Concise Dictionary of Physics New Edition
Concise Dictionary of Physics New Edition
by Oxford University Pr
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This accessible reference covers commonly encountered terms and concepts in physics and includes key terms from mathematics, astrophysics, metallurgy, electronics, and physical chemistry. The entries are written in a clear and explanatory style to... (read more)

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Advances in Imaging & Electron Physics, Vol. 99
Advances in Imaging & Electron Physics, Vol. 99
by Peter W Hawkes
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< B> Advances in Imaging & Electron Physics< /B> merges two long-running serials--< B> Advances in Electronics & Electron Physics< /B> and < B> Advances in Optical & Electron Microscopy< /B> . The series... (read more)

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CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
by David Lide
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**** Cited in Sheehy, BCL3, STARR, &c., &c. When Mosby/Yearbook/Times Mirror bought CRC Press from the Starkoffs this classic must have been the most attractive plum in the deal (it was virtually the only asset acquired from The Chemical Rubber Co. in... (read more)

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Dictionary of Physics, the Penguin: Second Edition (Penguin Reference Books)
Dictionary of Physics, the Penguin: Second Edition (Penguin Reference Books)
by Valerie Illingworth
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The Facts on File Dictionary of Atomic and Nuclear Physics (Facts on File Science Library)
The Facts on File Dictionary of Atomic and Nuclear Physics (Facts on File Science Library)
by Richard Rennie
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The Physics Companion, 2nd Edition
The Physics Companion, 2nd Edition
by Anthony Fischer Cripps
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Exercise and Stress Response (CRC Series in Exercise Physiology)
Exercise and Stress Response (CRC Series in Exercise Physiology)
by Marius Locke
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Over the past 10 years, researchers have been investigating the expression, regulation, and protective nature of stress proteins (SPs) during and following exercise. Since the expression of SPs have been shown to provide protection to cells and tissues... (read more)

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