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The Arcgis Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World
The Arcgis Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World
by Christian Harder
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This book helps you understand and use Web GIS, a powerful mapping technology that is transforming the way we apply and share geographic information. Each "big idea" is part of the ArcGIS platform and it's big because it empowers you, enabling you to do... (read more)

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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)

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The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane
The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane
by Al Roker
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In this gripping narrative history, Al Roker from NBC's Today and the Weather Channel vividly examines the deadliest natural disaster in American history—a haunting and inspiring tale of tragedy, heroism, and resilience that is full of... (read more)

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Microscopy: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Microscopy: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
by Terence Allen
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Microscopy is a dynamic area of science, incorporating both basic classroom microscopes and sophisticated research style instruments that can be driven by light, electrons, or X-rays. The rate of advance in the area over the last 50 years has led to a... (read more)

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Turbulence: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers
Turbulence: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers
by P. A. Davidson
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This is an advanced textbook on the subject of turbulence, and is suitable for engineers, physical scientists and applied mathematicians. The aim of the book is to bridge the gap between the elementary accounts of turbulence found in undergraduate texts,... (read more)

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Turbulence: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers
Turbulence: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers
by P. A. Davidson
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This is an advanced textbook on the subject of turbulence, and is suitable for engineers, physical scientists and applied mathematicians. The aim of the book is to bridge the gap between the elementary accounts of turbulence found in undergraduate texts,... (read more)

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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)

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Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries
Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries
by Colin Pask
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Colin Pask is the author of Magnificent Principia: Exploring Isaac Newton’s Masterpiece and Math for the Frightened: Facing Scary Symbols and Everything Else That Freaks You Out about Mathematics. He is an emeritus professor of mathematics and a... (read more)

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The Information Diet: A Case for Conscious Comsumption
The Information Diet: A Case for Conscious Comsumption
by Clay A. Johnson
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This is a softcover version of the title released in 2011; there is no new material. The modern human animal spends upwards of 11 hours out of every 24 in a state of constant consumption. Not eating, but gorging on information ceaselessly spewed from... (read more)

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Drone Warfare: The Development of Unmanned Aerial Conflict
Drone Warfare: The Development of Unmanned Aerial Conflict
by Dave Sloggett
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An unmanned aerial vehicle, commonly known as a drone, is an aircraft without a human pilot on board. Its flight is either controlled autonomously by computers in the vehicle, or under the remote control of a navigator or pilot on the ground or in... (read more)

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Nuclear Weapons: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Nuclear Weapons: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
by Joseph M. Siracusa
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Despite not having been used in anger since Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the atomic bomb is still the biggest threat that faces us in the 21st century. As Bill Clinton's first secretary of defense, Les Aspin, aptly put it, "The Cold War is over, the Soviet... (read more)

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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)

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Machining for Hobbyists: Getting Started
Machining for Hobbyists: Getting Started
by K H Moltrecht
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Machining for Hobbyists is for do-it-yourselfers and hobbyists who want to set up or expand a small machine shop in their garage, basement, shed or perhaps in a rented space. With their own shop, hobbyists can build models and undertake other... (read more)

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The New Political Sociology of Science: Institutions, Networks, and Power (Science and Technology in Society)
The New Political Sociology of Science: Institutions, Networks, and Power (Science and Technology in Society)
by Scott (edt) Frickel
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In the twenty-first century, the production and use of scientific knowledge is more regulated, commercialized, and participatory than at any other time. The stakes in understanding those changes are high for scientist and nonscientist alike: they... (read more)

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Working in a World of Hurt: Trauma and Resilience in the Narratives of Medical Personnel in Warzones (Cultural History of Modern War Mup)
Working in a World of Hurt: Trauma and Resilience in the Narratives of Medical Personnel in Warzones (Cultural History of Modern War Mup)
by Acton Carol
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Working a World of Hurt fills a lacunae in the studies of the psychological trauma wrought by war by focusing not on soldiers, but on the men and women who fought to save them in casualty clearing stations, hospitals, and prison camps. Through a rich... (read more)

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Philosophical Chemistry: Genealogy of a Scientific Field
Philosophical Chemistry: Genealogy of a Scientific Field
by Manuel Delanda
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Philosophical Chemistry: Genealogy of a Scientific Field furthers Manuel DeLanda's revolutionary intervention in the Philosophy of Science and Science Studies, last instigated in the ground-breaking Philosophy and Simulation: The Emergence of Synthetic... (read more)

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Getting to Know ArcGIS (Getting to Know)
Getting to Know ArcGIS (Getting to Know)
by Michael Law
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Getting to Know ArcGIS, fourth edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the features and tools of ArcGIS for Desktop. Through hands-on exercises, readers will discover, use, make, and share maps with meaningful content. The fourth edition includes new... (read more)

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Careers for Tech Girls in Technology (Tech Girls)
Careers for Tech Girls in Technology (Tech Girls)
by Carol Hand
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Building Dams (Great Engineering)
Building Dams (Great Engineering)
by Rebecca Stefoff
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Turning SAP Into Maple Syrup (Step-By-Step Transformations)
Turning SAP Into Maple Syrup (Step-By-Step Transformations)
by Amy Hayes
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