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Blue Transferware: Flo Blue, Ironstone, Blue Willow, Staffordshire

Blue Transferware: Flow Blue, Ironstone, Blue Willow, Staffordshire<p>Flo Blue, Blue Willow, and Staffordshire Historical Blue are all names of various …

GLASS MANUFACTURERS' MARKS ON BOTTLES & OTHER GLASSWARE

A…………………The letter “A” is sometimes merely a mold letter (identifying a particular mold used by a glass factory). If it is an abbreviation for a …

The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory

• <b>Author:</b> Brian Greene<p>A new edition of the New York Times bestseller—now a three-part Nova special: a fascinating and thought-provoking journey through the mysteries of space, time, and matter.<br>Now with a new preface (not in any other edition) that will review the enormous public reception of the …

DK Natural History Rocks and Minerals

• <b>Author:</b> DK Publishing<p><i>DK Natural History: Rocks and Minerals</i> takes a fascinating and in-depth look at the natural world and puts rocks and minerals at your fingertips. Hundreds of photographs of individual species and objects showcase a dazzling array of specimens from around the world and the …

Schaum's Outline of College Physics, 11th Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Frederick Bueche & Eugene Hecht<p><b>The ideal review for your college physics course</b><p>More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum’s Outlines for their expert knowledge and helpful solved problems. Written by renowned experts in their respective fields, Schaum’s Outlines cover everything from …

The Secret World of Sleep

• <b>Author:</b> Penelope A. Lewis<p>In recent years neuroscientists have uncovered the countless ways our brain trips us up in day-to-day life, from its propensity toward irrational thought to how our intuitions deceive us. The latest research on sleep, however, points in the opposite direction. Where old …

The Female Brain

• <b>Author:</b> Louann Brizendine, M.D.<p>Since Dr. Brizendine wrote <i>The Female Brain</i> ten years ago, the response has been overwhelming. This <i>New York Times</i> bestseller has been translated into more than thirty languages, has sold nearly a million copies between editions, and has most recently inspired a …

How to Create a Mind

• <b>Author:</b> Ray Kurzweil<p><b>The bold futurist and bestselling author explores the limitless potential of reverse-engineering the human brain</b><p>Ray Kurzweil is arguably today’s most influential—and often controversial—futurist. In <i>How to Create a Mind</i>, Kurzweil presents a provocative exploration of the most …

Hallucinations

• <b>Author:</b> Oliver Sacks<p>Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?<p>Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, …

The Magic of Reality

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Dawkins<p>Magic takes many forms. Supernatural magic is what our ancestors used in order to explain the world before they developed the scientific method. The ancient Egyptians explained the night by suggesting the goddess Nut swallowed the sun. The Vikings believed a rainbow was the …

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

• <b>Author:</b> Rebecca Skloot<p><b>Now an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne</b><p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><br>Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the most important tools in …

Thinking in Numbers

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel Tammet<p>The irresistibly engaging book that "enlarges one's wonder at Tammet's mind and his all-embracing vision of the world as grounded in numbers." --Oliver Sacks, MD<br>THINKING IN NUMBERS is the book that Daniel Tammet, mathematical savant and bestselling author, was born to write. In …

The Universe Within

• <b>Author:</b> Neil Shubin<p><b>From one of our finest and most popular science writers, the best-selling author of Your Inner Fish, comes the answer to a scientific mystery story as big as the world itself: How have astronomical events that took place millions of years ago created the unique qualities of the</b> …

The Hidden Reality

• <b>Author:</b> Brian Greene<p>The bestselling author of <i>The Elegant Universe</i> and <i>The Fabric of the Cosmos</i> tackles perhaps the most mind-bending question in modern physics and cosmology: Is our universe the only universe?<p>There was a time when "universe" meant all there is. Everything. Yet, a number of theories …

Physics of the Impossible

• <b>Author:</b> Michio Kaku<p>Teleportation, time machines, force fields, and interstellar space ships—the stuff of science fiction or potentially attainable future technologies? Inspired by the fantastic worlds of <i>Star Trek, Star Wars,</i> and <i>Back to the Future</i>, renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling …

A Universe from Nothing

• <b>Author:</b> Lawrence M. Krauss<p>Bestselling author and acclaimed physicist Lawrence Krauss offers a paradigm-shifting view of how everything that exists came to be in the first place.<p>“Where did the universe come from? What was there before it? What will the future bring? And finally, why is there …

Pale Blue Dot

• <b>Author:</b> Carl Sagan & Ann Druyan<p>"FASCINATING . . . MEMORABLE . . . REVEALING . . . PERHAPS THE BEST OF CARL SAGAN'S BOOKS."<br>--The Washington Post Book World (front page review)<p>In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible …

Time Reborn

• <b>Author:</b> Lee Smolin<p><b>From one of our foremost thinkers and public intellectuals, a radical new view of the nature of time and the cosmos</b><p>What is time?<p>This deceptively simple question is the single most important problem facing science as we probe more deeply into the fundamentals of the universe. All …

The Magic of Reality

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Dawkins & Dave McKean<p>Richard Dawkins, bestselling author and the world’s most celebrated evolutionary biologist, has spent his career elucidating the many wonders of science. Here, he takes a broader approach and uses his unrivaled explanatory powers to illuminate the ways in which …

The Fabric of the Cosmos

• <b>Author:</b> Brian Greene<p><b>From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists and author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Elegant Universe, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way.</b><p>Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they …

Denial

• <b>Author:</b> Ajit Varki & Danny Brower<p>The history of science abounds with momentous theories that disrupted conventional wisdom and yet were eventually proven true. Ajit Varki and Danny Brower's "Mind over Reality" theory is poised to be one such idea-a concept that runs counter to commonly-held notions …

Physics of the Future

• <b>Author:</b> Michio Kaku<p><b>Imagine, if you can, the world in the year 2100.</b><p>In <i>Physics of the Future</i>, Michio Kaku—the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Physics of the Impossible</i>—gives us a stunning, provocative, and exhilarating vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the …