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    Cover: Third ThoughtsThird ThoughtsWeinberg, StevenPAPERBACK08/13/2019$16.95
    Cover: Newton’s Apple and Other Myths about ScienceNewton’s Apple and Other Myths about ScienceNumbers, Ronald L.
    Kampourakis, Kostas
    PAPERBACK01/07/2020$17.95
    Cover: A Cursing Brain?: The Histories of Tourette SyndromeA Cursing Brain?: The Histories of Tourette SyndromeKushner, Howard I.PAPERBACK09/01/2000$18.50
    Cover: Science and GovernmentScience and GovernmentSnow, Charles PercyPAPERBACK03/11/2013$18.50
    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$18.95
    Cover: A Palette of ParticlesA Palette of ParticlesBernstein, JeremyHARDCOVER03/11/2013$18.95
    Cover: Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New AfterwordRipples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New AfterwordSchilling, GovertPAPERBACK03/18/2019$18.95
    Cover: Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant StudyTriumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant StudyVaillant, George E.PAPERBACK05/04/2015$19.50
    Cover: God’s PlanetGod’s PlanetGingerich, OwenHARDCOVER10/22/2014$19.95
    Cover: The Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThe Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThorson, Robert M.PAPERBACK04/30/2019$20.00
    Cover: The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific IdeaThe Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific IdeaSussman, Robert WaldPAPERBACK03/14/2016$20.50
    Cover: God’s UniverseGod’s UniverseGingerich, OwenHARDCOVER09/30/2006$21.00
    Cover: Science and Technology in Post-Mao ChinaScience and Technology in Post-Mao ChinaSimon, Denis Fred
    Goldman, Merle
    PAPERBACK09/15/1988$21.00
    Cover: To Forgive Design: Understanding FailureTo Forgive Design: Understanding FailurePetroski, HenryPAPERBACK11/24/2014$21.00
    Cover: Fresh: A Perishable HistoryFresh: A Perishable HistoryFreidberg, SusannePAPERBACK10/01/2010$22.00
    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$22.50
    Cover: Galileo’s Pendulum: From the Rhythm of Time to the Making of MatterGalileo’s Pendulum: From the Rhythm of Time to the Making of MatterNewton, Roger G.PAPERBACK10/31/2005$22.50
    Cover: A Short History of Physics in the American CenturyA Short History of Physics in the American CenturyCassidy, David C.PAPERBACK09/02/2013$22.50
    Cover: Galileo’s Glassworks: The Telescope and the MirrorGalileo’s Glassworks: The Telescope and the MirrorReeves, EileenHARDCOVER01/31/2008$23.00
    Cover: The Lost Art of Finding Our WayThe Lost Art of Finding Our WayHuth, John EdwardPAPERBACK11/16/2015$23.00
    Cover: A Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaA Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaElman, Benjamin A.PAPERBACK04/20/2009$23.50
    Cover: From Clockwork to Crapshoot: A History of PhysicsFrom Clockwork to Crapshoot: A History of PhysicsNewton, Roger G.PAPERBACK03/30/2010$23.50
    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$23.50
    Cover: Einstein 1905: The Standard of GreatnessEinstein 1905: The Standard of GreatnessRigden, John S.PAPERBACK04/30/2006$24.00
    Cover: In Pursuit of the Gene: From Darwin to DNAIn Pursuit of the Gene: From Darwin to DNASchwartz, JamesPAPERBACK03/30/2010$24.00
    Cover: Made to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in AmericaMade to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in AmericaSlade, GilesPAPERBACK10/30/2007$24.00
    Cover: Einstein and Oppenheimer: The Meaning of GeniusEinstein and Oppenheimer: The Meaning of GeniusSchweber, Silvan S.PAPERBACK03/30/2010$24.50
    Cover: The Evolving World: Evolution in Everyday LifeThe Evolving World: Evolution in Everyday LifeMindell, David P.PAPERBACK10/31/2007$24.50
    Cover: One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of NormalOne of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of NormalDreger, Alice DomuratPAPERBACK10/31/2005$24.50
    Cover: AdrenalineAdrenalineHoffman, Brian B.HARDCOVER04/15/2013$24.95
    Cover: Lysenko’s Ghost: Epigenetics and RussiaLysenko’s Ghost: Epigenetics and RussiaGraham, LorenHARDCOVER04/11/2016$24.95
    Cover: Universe in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of LifeUniverse in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of LifeGould, Roy R.HARDCOVER05/07/2018$24.95
    Cover: A Brief History of the Harvard University CyclotronsA Brief History of the Harvard University CyclotronsWilson, RichardPAPERBACK05/30/2004$25.00
    Cover: Culturing Life: How Cells Became TechnologiesCulturing Life: How Cells Became TechnologiesLandecker, HannahPAPERBACK03/30/2010$25.00
    Cover: Third ThoughtsThird ThoughtsWeinberg, StevenHARDCOVER08/06/2018$25.95
    Cover: Mystery of Mysteries: Is Evolution a Social Construction?Mystery of Mysteries: Is Evolution a Social Construction?Ruse, MichaelPAPERBACK04/02/2001$26.00
    Cover: Practical Matter: Newton’s Science in the Service of Industry and Empire, 1687–1851Practical Matter: Newton’s Science in the Service of Industry and Empire, 1687–1851Jacob, Margaret C.
    Stewart, Larry
    PAPERBACK09/01/2006$26.00
    Cover: Resources under Regimes: Technology, Environment, and the StateResources under Regimes: Technology, Environment, and the StateJosephson, Paul R.PAPERBACK09/01/2006$26.00
    Cover: Cycles of Invention and Discovery: Rethinking the Endless FrontierCycles of Invention and Discovery: Rethinking the Endless FrontierNarayanamurti, Venkatesh
    Odumosu, Toluwalogo
    HARDCOVER10/24/2016$26.50
    Cover: Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical CreativityNaming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical CreativityGraham, Loren
    Kantor, Jean-Michel
    HARDCOVER03/31/2009$26.50
    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: Distilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific RevolutionDistilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific RevolutionMoran, Bruce T.PAPERBACK09/01/2006$27.00
    Cover: The Rise of Nuclear FearThe Rise of Nuclear FearWeart, Spencer R.PAPERBACK03/19/2012$27.00
    Cover: Newton’s Apple and Other Myths about ScienceNewton’s Apple and Other Myths about ScienceNumbers, Ronald L.
    Kampourakis, Kostas
    HARDCOVER11/04/2015$27.95
    Cover: Affections. Diseases 1. Diseases 2Affections. Diseases 1. Diseases 2Hippocrates
    Potter, Paul
    HARDCOVER01/01/1988$28.00
    Cover: Ancient Medicine. Airs, Waters, Places. Epidemics 1 and 3. The Oath. Precepts. NutrimentAncient Medicine. Airs, Waters, Places. Epidemics 1 and 3. The Oath. Precepts. NutrimentHippocrates
    Jones, W. H. S.
    HARDCOVER01/01/1923$28.00
    Cover: Diseases 3. Internal Affections. Regimen in Acute DiseasesDiseases 3. Internal Affections. Regimen in Acute DiseasesHippocrates
    Potter, Paul
    HARDCOVER01/01/1988$28.00
    Cover: Epidemics 2, 4-7Epidemics 2, 4-7Hippocrates
    Smith, Wesley D.
    HARDCOVER12/31/1994$28.00
    Cover: Nature of Man. Regimen in Health. Humours. Aphorisms. Regimen 1-3. Dreams. Heracleitus: On the UniverseNature of Man. Regimen in Health. Humours. Aphorisms. Regimen 1-3. Dreams. Heracleitus: On the UniverseHippocrates
    Jones, W. H. S.
    Heracleitus
    HARDCOVER01/01/1931$28.00
    Cover: On Wounds in the Head. In the Surgery. On Fractures. On Joints. MochliconOn Wounds in the Head. In the Surgery. On Fractures. On Joints. MochliconHippocrates
    Withington, E. T.
    HARDCOVER01/01/1928$28.00
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