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    Cover: Flying Buttresses, Entropy, and O-Rings: The World of an EngineerFlying Buttresses, Entropy, and O-Rings: The World of an EngineerAdams, James L.PAPERBACK04/01/1993$32.50
    Cover: Neptune’s Laboratory: Fantasy, Fear, and Science at SeaNeptune’s Laboratory: Fantasy, Fear, and Science at SeaAdler, AntonyHARDCOVER11/19/2019$42.00
    Cover: Duel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern MathematicsDuel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern MathematicsAlexander, AmirPAPERBACK10/15/2011$30.00
    Cover: Imperial Ecology: Environmental Order in the British Empire, 1895-1945Imperial Ecology: Environmental Order in the British Empire, 1895-1945Anker, PederHARDCOVER01/25/2002$100.00
    Cover: Bird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in ThoreauBird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in ThoreauArsić, BrankaHARDCOVER01/04/2016$56.00
    Cover: Engineering—An Endless FrontierEngineering—An Endless FrontierAuyang, Sunny Y.PAPERBACK03/15/2006$31.50
    Cover: The Measure and Meaning of Time in Mesoamerica and the AndesThe Measure and Meaning of Time in Mesoamerica and the AndesAveni, Anthony F.HARDCOVER05/11/2015$75.00
    Cover: The Duke and the Stars: Astrology and Politics in Renaissance MilanThe Duke and the Stars: Astrology and Politics in Renaissance MilanAzzolini, MonicaHARDCOVER01/14/2013$60.00
    Cover: The Control Revolution: Technological and Economic Origins of the Information SocietyThe Control Revolution: Technological and Economic Origins of the Information SocietyBeniger, James R.PAPERBACK03/15/1989$50.00
    Cover: A History of ChemistryA History of ChemistryBensaude-Vincent, Bernadette
    Stengers, Isabelle
    HARDCOVER12/01/1996$87.50
    Cover: A Palette of ParticlesA Palette of ParticlesBernstein, JeremyHARDCOVER03/11/2013$40.00
    Cover: A Source Book in Classical AnalysisA Source Book in Classical AnalysisBirkhoff, GarrettHARDCOVER01/01/1973$169.50
    Cover: Lives of a Biologist: Adventures in a Century of Extraordinary ScienceLives of a Biologist: Adventures in a Century of Extraordinary ScienceBonner, John TylerHARDCOVER05/24/2002$50.00
    Cover: Monkey Trials and Gorilla Sermons: Evolution and Christianity from Darwin to Intelligent DesignMonkey Trials and Gorilla Sermons: Evolution and Christianity from Darwin to Intelligent DesignBowler, Peter J.PAPERBACK04/20/2009$30.00
    Cover: Scientists at War: The Ethics of Cold War Weapons ResearchScientists at War: The Ethics of Cold War Weapons ResearchBridger, SarahHARDCOVER04/06/2015$51.00
    Cover: The Common Sense of ScienceThe Common Sense of ScienceBronowski, J.PAPERBACK09/19/1978$32.50
    Cover: Galileo’s Telescope: A European StoryGalileo’s Telescope: A European StoryBucciantini, Massimo
    Camerota, Michele
    Giudice, Franco
    Bolton, Catherine
    HARDCOVER03/23/2015$35.00
    Cover: The Spirit of System: Lamarck and Evolutionary BiologyThe Spirit of System: Lamarck and Evolutionary BiologyBurkhardt, Richard W.E-DITION01/01/1977$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: Alexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American OrnithologyAlexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American OrnithologyBurtt, Edward H.
    Davis, William E.
    HARDCOVER06/24/2013$35.00
    Cover: Animal Electricity: How We Learned That the Body and Brain Are Electric MachinesAnimal Electricity: How We Learned That the Body and Brain Are Electric MachinesCampenot, Robert B.HARDCOVER02/15/2016$45.00
    Cover: American Medicine and Statistical Thinking, 1800–1860American Medicine and Statistical Thinking, 1800–1860Cassedy, James H.E-DITION04/19/1984$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: A Short History of Physics in the American CenturyA Short History of Physics in the American CenturyCassidy, David C.PAPERBACK09/02/2013$30.00
    Cover: August Weismann: Development, Heredity, and EvolutionAugust Weismann: Development, Heredity, and EvolutionChurchill, Frederick B.HARDCOVER06/09/2015$58.00
    Cover: Benjamin Franklin's ScienceBenjamin Franklin's ScienceCohen, I. BernardPAPERBACK09/01/1996$37.50
    Cover: Introduction to Newton’s “Principia”Introduction to Newton’s “Principia”Cohen, I. BernardE-DITION01/01/1971$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: Isaac Newton’s <i>Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i>, Volumes 1 and 2: Facsimile of the Third Edition (1726) with Variant ReadingsIsaac Newton’s Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, Volumes 1 and 2: Facsimile of the Third Edition (1726) with Variant ReadingsCohen, I. BernardHARDCOVER01/01/1972$150.00Currently unavailable
    Cover: Revolution in ScienceRevolution in ScienceCohen, I. BernardPAPERBACK03/15/1987$39.00
    Cover: A Source Book in Greek ScienceA Source Book in Greek ScienceCohen, Morris R.
    Drabkin, I. E.
    HARDCOVER01/01/1948$176.00
    Cover: Botanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural ChangesBotanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural ChangesConan, Michel
    Kress, W. John
    PAPERBACK06/30/2007$40.00
    Cover: Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of SpeciesWallace, Darwin, and the Origin of SpeciesCosta, James T.HARDCOVER06/16/2014$48.00
    Cover: Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black HolesGravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black HolesCowen, RonHARDCOVER05/06/2019$26.95
    Cover: The Scientific Method: An Evolution of Thinking from Darwin to DeweyThe Scientific Method: An Evolution of Thinking from Darwin to DeweyCowles, Henry M.HARDCOVER04/14/2020$36.00
    Cover: The Annotated <i>Origin</i>: A Facsimile of the First Edition of <i>On the Origin of Species</i>The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of SpeciesDarwin, CharlesPAPERBACK04/15/2011$35.00
    Cover: On the Origin of Species: A Facsimile of the First EditionOn the Origin of Species: A Facsimile of the First EditionDarwin, CharlesPAPERBACK01/01/1964$30.00
    Cover: Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British MuseumCollecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British MuseumDelbourgo, JamesPAPERBACK03/18/2019$20.00
    Cover: A Most Amazing Scene of Wonders: Electricity and Enlightenment in Early AmericaA Most Amazing Scene of Wonders: Electricity and Enlightenment in Early AmericaDelbourgo, JamesHARDCOVER10/15/2006$40.00
    Cover: Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative AgeCalculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative AgeDeringer, WilliamHARDCOVER02/19/2018$49.00
    Cover: City Hospitals: The Undercare of the UnderprivilegedCity Hospitals: The Undercare of the UnderprivilegedDowling, Harry F.E-DITION09/30/1982$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: Fighting Infection: Conquests of the Twentieth CenturyFighting Infection: Conquests of the Twentieth CenturyDowling, Harry F.E-DITION01/01/1977$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: Maladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed MedicineMaladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed MedicineDowns, JimHARDCOVER09/07/2021$29.95
    Cover: One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of NormalOne of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of NormalDreger, Alice DomuratPAPERBACK10/31/2005$25.00
    Cover: A Computer Perspective: Background to the Computer Age, New EditionA Computer Perspective: Background to the Computer Age, New EditionEames, Charles
    Eames, Ray
    Fleck, Glen
    PAPERBACK09/01/1990$36.50
    Cover: A Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaA Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaElman, Benjamin A.PAPERBACK04/20/2009$30.00
    Cover: On Their Own Terms: Science in China, 1550-1900On Their Own Terms: Science in China, 1550-1900Elman, Benjamin A.HARDCOVER04/30/2005$89.00
    Cover: A Guinea Pig’s History of BiologyA Guinea Pig’s History of BiologyEndersby, JimPAPERBACK08/05/2009$38.00
    Cover: William Morton Wheeler, BiologistWilliam Morton Wheeler, BiologistEvans, Mary Alice
    Evans, Howard E.
    E-DITION11/30/1970$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: British Naturalists in Qing China: Science, Empire, and Cultural EncounterBritish Naturalists in Qing China: Science, Empire, and Cultural EncounterFan, Fa-tiHARDCOVER02/17/2004$89.00
    Cover: Body Messages: The Quest for the Proteins of Cellular CommunicationBody Messages: The Quest for the Proteins of Cellular CommunicationFantuzzi, GiamilaHARDCOVER09/26/2016$42.00
    Cover: Fresh: A Perishable HistoryFresh: A Perishable HistoryFreidberg, SusannePAPERBACK10/01/2010$30.00
    Cover: Kant and the Exact SciencesKant and the Exact SciencesFriedman, MichaelPAPERBACK08/19/1998$50.00
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