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Discovering Energy
ISBN: HB: 9781787080485, GMC Group, Button Books, November 2019
48 pp., 24.8x24.8 cm, colour illus.
Creating and harnessing energy is a fundamental part of enabling life to exist and thrive on earth. Energy comes in a vast array of different forms – using our muscles and those of other creatures, enabling us to move, lift etc, creating heat and ste...
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£12,99
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Islamic Maps
ISBN: HB: 9781851244928, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2019
192 pp., 28x23.7 cm, 60 colour illus.
Spanning the Islamic world, from ninth-century Baghdad to nineteenth-century Iran, this book tells the story of the key Muslim map-makers and the art of Islamic cartography. Muslims were uniquely placed to explore the edges of the inhabited world and...
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£35,00
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Artificial Intelligence From Medieval Robots to Neural Networks (An Illustrated History)
ISBN: HB: 9781454933595, GMC Group, Sterling, October 2019
224 pp., 22.2x17.2 cm, colour illus.
From medieval robots and Boolean algebra to facial recognition, artificial neural networks, and adversarial patches, this fascinating history takes readers on a vast tour through the world of artificial intelligence. Award-winning author Clifford A....
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Curious Creatures on our Shores
ISBN: HB: 9781851245345, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2019
128 pp., 21x14.8 cm, 50 colour illus.
This veritable marine treasure trove of a book is richly illustrated by the author, with fifty of the most beautiful, easily encountered, and sometimes astonishing marine organisms found on British coasts, from seemingly exotic seahorses and starfish...
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£15,00
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Earth Book: From the Beginning to the End of Our Planet 250 Milestones in the History of Earth Science
ISBN: HB: 9781454929109, GMC Group, Sterling, September 2019
528 pp., 21.4x18.6 cm, illus.
Spanning Earth's entire history, from its birth 4.6 billion years ago to its inevitable destruction billions of years into the future, this stunning volume chronicles the life of our home planet in 250 well-chosen milestones. Jim Bell leads us on a t...
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£25,00
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Complete Book of Cat and Dog Health
ISBN: PB: 9781787114159, Bookport, Hubble & Hattie, September 2019
232 pp., 24x20 cm, 50 colour photos
Written by a qualified veterinarian, this is a complete and comprehensive guide to health care for cats and dogs, providing invaluable advice on essential aspects of care, such as diet and vaccinations, as well as a guide to holistic treatments. The...
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£19,99
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World of Reptiles
ISBN: HB: 9781925546538, Bookport, New Holland Publishers, September 2019
256 pp., 19.5x14.5 cm
The book explores reptiles living in a wide range of habitats. They come in all shapes and sizes and include crocodiles, snakes, lizards, turtles, and tortoises, all of which regularly shed the outer layer of their skin. Reptiles can be found on ever...
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£12,99
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Fires of Life Endothermy in Birds and Mammals
ISBN: HB: 9780300227161, Yale University Press, August 2019
384 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 60 black&white illus.
This pioneering work investigates why endothermy, or "warm-bloodedness", evolved in birds and mammals, despite its enormous energetic costs. Arguing that single-cause hypotheses to explain the origins of endothermy have stalled research since the 197...
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£29,00
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Fifty Maps and the Stories they Tell
ISBN: PB: 9781851245239, Bodleian Library Publishing, August 2019
144 pp., 19.6x19.6 cm, 80 colour illus.
From medieval maps to digital cartograms, this book features highlights from the Bodleian Library's extraordinary map collection together with rare artefacts and some stunning examples from twenty-first-century map-makers. Each map is accompanied by...
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£12,00
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Why North is Up Map Conventions and Where They Came From
ISBN: HB: 9781851245192, Bodleian Library Publishing, August 2019
224 pp., 22.8x17.6 cm, 108 colour illus.
Many people have a love of maps. But what lies behind the process of map-making? How have cartographers through the centuries developed their craft and established a language of maps which helps them to better represent our world and users to underst...
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£20,00
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