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    Cover: AdrenalineAdrenalineHoffman, Brian B.HARDCOVER04/15/2013$24.95
    Cover: The Advancement of Science, and Its Burdens: With a New IntroductionThe Advancement of Science, and Its Burdens: With a New IntroductionHolton, GeraldPAPERBACK11/01/1998$37.50
    Cover: Affections. Diseases 1. Diseases 2Affections. Diseases 1. Diseases 2Hippocrates
    Potter, Paul
    HARDCOVER01/01/1988$28.00
    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: Alice Hamilton: A Life in LettersAlice Hamilton: A Life in LettersSicherman, BarbaraE-DITION09/17/1984$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    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: 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: 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$43.50
    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: The Antidepressant EraThe Antidepressant EraHealy, DavidPAPERBACK11/15/1999$35.50
    Cover: Arthropod Brains: Evolution, Functional Elegance, and Historical SignificanceArthropod Brains: Evolution, Functional Elegance, and Historical SignificanceStrausfeld, Nicholas JamesHARDCOVER01/02/2012$81.00
    Cover: Assembling the Dinosaur: Fossil Hunters, Tycoons, and the Making of a SpectacleAssembling the Dinosaur: Fossil Hunters, Tycoons, and the Making of a SpectacleRieppel, LukasHARDCOVER06/24/2019$29.95
    Cover: August Weismann: Development, Heredity, and EvolutionAugust Weismann: Development, Heredity, and EvolutionChurchill, Frederick B.HARDCOVER06/09/2015$56.00
    Cover: Benjamin Franklin's ScienceBenjamin Franklin's ScienceCohen, I. BernardPAPERBACK09/01/1996$36.50
    Cover: Bioluminescence: Living Lights, Lights for LivingBioluminescence: Living Lights, Lights for LivingWilson, Thérèse
    Hastings, J. Woodland
    HARDCOVER03/04/2013$53.50
    Cover: Bird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in ThoreauBird Relics: Grief and Vitalism in ThoreauArsić, BrankaHARDCOVER01/04/2016$54.50
    Cover: The Black Box of Biology: A History of the Molecular RevolutionThe Black Box of Biology: A History of the Molecular RevolutionMorange, Michel
    Cobb, Matthew
    HARDCOVER06/09/2020$45.00
    Cover: The Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThe Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThorson, Robert M.HARDCOVER04/24/2017$29.95
    Cover: The Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThe Boatman: Henry David Thoreau’s River YearsThorson, Robert M.PAPERBACK04/30/2019$20.00
    Cover: Body Messages: The Quest for the Proteins of Cellular CommunicationBody Messages: The Quest for the Proteins of Cellular CommunicationFantuzzi, GiamilaHARDCOVER09/26/2016$41.00
    Cover: Bone Rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in MuseumsBone Rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in MuseumsRedman, Samuel J.HARDCOVER03/14/2016$29.95
    Cover: Bones and Ochre: The Curious Afterlife of the Red Lady of PavilandBones and Ochre: The Curious Afterlife of the Red Lady of PavilandSommer, MarianneHARDCOVER02/28/2008$58.50
    Cover: Botanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural ChangesBotanical Progress, Horticultural Innovations, and Cultural ChangesConan, Michel
    Kress, W. John
    PAPERBACK06/30/2007$40.00
    Cover: Brainstorming: The Science and Politics of Opiate ResearchBrainstorming: The Science and Politics of Opiate ResearchSnyder, SolomonE-DITION09/09/1989$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: A Brief History of the Harvard University CyclotronsA Brief History of the Harvard University CyclotronsWilson, RichardPAPERBACK05/30/2004$25.00
    Cover: British Naturalists in Qing China: Science, Empire, and Cultural EncounterBritish Naturalists in Qing China: Science, Empire, and Cultural EncounterFan, Fa-tiHARDCOVER02/17/2004$86.50Currently unavailable
    Cover: Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative AgeCalculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative AgeDeringer, WilliamHARDCOVER02/19/2018$48.00
    Cover: Cancer Stem Cells: Philosophy and TherapiesCancer Stem Cells: Philosophy and TherapiesLaplane, LucieHARDCOVER06/06/2016$41.00
    Cover: The Case of the Female Orgasm: Bias in the Science of EvolutionThe Case of the Female Orgasm: Bias in the Science of EvolutionLloyd, Elisabeth A.PAPERBACK10/31/2006$29.50
    Cover: China and Albert Einstein: The Reception of the Physicist and His Theory in China, 1917–1979China and Albert Einstein: The Reception of the Physicist and His Theory in China, 1917–1979Hu, DanianHARDCOVER04/25/2005$63.50
    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: Claude Bernard and Animal ChemistryClaude Bernard and Animal ChemistryHolmes, Frederic L.E-DITION07/01/1974$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    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: The Common Sense of ScienceThe Common Sense of ScienceBronowski, J.PAPERBACK09/19/1978$31.50
    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: The Conquest of the Russian ArcticThe Conquest of the Russian ArcticJosephson, Paul R.HARDCOVER06/09/2014$63.50
    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: The Copernican Revolution: Planetary Astronomy in the Development of Western ThoughtThe Copernican Revolution: Planetary Astronomy in the Development of Western ThoughtKuhn, Thomas S.PAPERBACK01/01/1992$33.00
    Cover: The Cosmic Inquirers: Modern Telescopes and Their MakersThe Cosmic Inquirers: Modern Telescopes and Their MakersTucker, Wallace
    Tucker, Karen
    E-DITION01/01/1986$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: Crafting Science: A Sociohistory of the Quest for the Genetics of CancerCrafting Science: A Sociohistory of the Quest for the Genetics of CancerFujimura, Joan H.E-DITION03/15/1997$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: The Creationists: From Scientific Creationism to Intelligent Design, Expanded EditionThe Creationists: From Scientific Creationism to Intelligent Design, Expanded EditionNumbers, Ronald L.PAPERBACK11/30/2006$34.50
    Cover: A Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaA Cultural History of Modern Science in ChinaElman, Benjamin A.PAPERBACK04/20/2009$23.50
    Cover: Culturing Life: How Cells Became TechnologiesCulturing Life: How Cells Became TechnologiesLandecker, HannahPAPERBACK03/30/2010$25.00
    Cover: A Cursing Brain?: The Histories of Tourette SyndromeA Cursing Brain?: The Histories of Tourette SyndromeKushner, Howard I.PAPERBACK09/01/2000$18.50
    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: Darwin and Design: Does Evolution Have a Purpose?Darwin and Design: Does Evolution Have a Purpose?Ruse, MichaelPAPERBACK09/30/2004$30.00
    Cover: Daughters of Alchemy: Women and Scientific Culture in Early Modern ItalyDaughters of Alchemy: Women and Scientific Culture in Early Modern ItalyRay, Meredith K.HARDCOVER04/06/2015$51.00
    Cover: Defenders of the Text: The Traditions of Scholarship in an Age of Science, 1450–1800Defenders of the Text: The Traditions of Scholarship in an Age of Science, 1450–1800Grafton, AnthonyPAPERBACK03/15/1994$38.00
    Cover: Diseases 3. Internal Affections. Regimen in Acute DiseasesDiseases 3. Internal Affections. Regimen in Acute DiseasesHippocrates
    Potter, Paul
    HARDCOVER01/01/1988$28.00
    Cover: Distilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific RevolutionDistilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific RevolutionMoran, Bruce T.PAPERBACK09/01/2006$27.00
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