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1 The Fertile Crescent: Travels in the Footsteps of Ancient Science
Anderson, Clifford N.
New York Exposition Press 1968 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean yellow cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings, photographs and maps. 329 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very light superficial rubbing to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The golden era of intellectual advancement - from before the sixth century B.C. through the fourth century A.D. Contributions made by Mesopotamia, Greece and Egypt to the miracles of modern science. 8vo. Ancient History. 011388

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Change! 71 Glimpses of the Future, Asimov, Isaac
2 Change! 71 Glimpses of the Future
Asimov, Isaac
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1981 0-395-31545-X / 9780395315453 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 201 pgs. Clean silver dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Essays on the future in space, science, aging, the environment, sexuality and more by the great Isaac Asimov. 8vo. Science. 014800

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3 Extraterrestrial Civilizations
Asimov, Isaac
New York Crown Publishers 1979 0-517-53075-9 / 9780517530757 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, first printing. Very clean blue boards with clean yellow cloth spine, dark blue stamped lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, very faint dust speckling to edges. 282 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Asimov analyzes the universe, life, and intelligence, basing his conclusions on the most recently available scientific findings. 8vo. Space Exploration. 016013

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The Earth and Its Atmosphere, Bates, D. R.
4 The Earth and Its Atmosphere
Bates, D. R.
New York Basic Books, Inc. 1957 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 324 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings & charts. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small closed edge tears, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Fifteen distinguished scientists, representing the main branches of geophysics, present a readable background for understanding the International Geophysical Year. 8vo. Science. 012416

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The Pattern of Expectation: 1644-2001, Clarke, I. F.
5 The Pattern of Expectation: 1644-2001
Clarke, I. F.
New York, New York, U.S.A. Basic Books, Inc. 1979 0-465-05457-9 / 9780465054572 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with green title box, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 344 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book which explores the expectations for the future of science and technology, through literature and science fiction. 8vo. Science. 015512

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6 Your Life in the Atom World
Craige, Captain John Houston
Stamford, CT Stamford House (A Pony Book) 1946 First Paperback Very Good 
160 pgs. VG Clean paperback (a little light rubbing to cover). Light wear at spine bottom & edges. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Pages are clean, but there is some underlining of text.Atomic Age. 003769

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7 In Search of Human Nature: The Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought
Degler, Carl N.
New York/Oxford Oxford University Press 1991 0-19-506380-5 / 9780195063806 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 400 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Social Science. 008535

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8 Gas Analysis
Dennis, L. M. And M. L. Nichols
New York MacMillan 1929 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very light wear to one corner, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. P/O name inside front cover. 499 pgs. with index. Illustrated with charts and drawings. 8vo. Chemistry. 005017

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9 Earthmind: Tuning in to Gaia Theory with New Age methods for Saving Our Planet
Devereux, Paul & John Steele, David Kubrin
New York Harper & Row 1989 0-06-015977-4 / 9780060159771 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 235 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with hint of wear to lower spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gaia is one of the most startling scientific theories to emerge in recent years. Simply put, it says that the single largest living organism on earth is Earth itself. It is an idea that continues to gain support and recognition, as well as sparking heated debate, within the scientific community. 8 vo.. Ecology. 011134

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10 Coming of Age in the Milky Way
Ferris, Timothy
New York William Morrow & Co. 1988 0-688-05889-2 / 9780688058890 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean black boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, no remainder marks. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or writing inside. Decorated endpapers. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, has small (under 1") closed tear at bottom rear edge, tiny closed tear at flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cosmology. 006370

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11 The Weather Makers: How Man is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
Flannery, Tim
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2005 0-87113-935-9 / 9780871139351 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition. Very clean green cloth boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 357 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A magnificent book by world renowned scientist Tim Flannery, clearly explaining the realities of climate change and what we can do to halt global warming. 011293

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12 The Heat is On: The High Stakes Battle Over Earth's Threatened Climate
Gelbspan, Ross
Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Co. 1997 0-201-13295-8 / 9780201132953 First hard cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean golden brown boards with brown cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 278 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Pulitzer prize winning journalist Ross Gelbspan exposes the deliberate campaign by oil and coal interests, teamed with conservative politicians, to confuse the public about global warming and the disruptive weather patterns that mark its initial stages. 8vo. Climate Change. 011250

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13 On The Nature of Things: The Scientific Photography of Fritz Goro
Goro, Fritz
New York, New York, U.S.A. Aperture 1993 0-89381-542-X / 9780893815424 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Photographically illustrated endpapers. Errata slip laid in. 132 pgs. of stunning full color photographs. Introduction by Stephen Jay Gould, commentary by Nobel Prize-winning scientists. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Photography. 010359

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14 An Urchin in the Storm: Essays About Books and Ideas
Gould, Stephen Jay
New York/London W. W. Norton 1987 0-393-02492-X / 9780393024920 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with maroon cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 255 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of essays on great ideas of biology, diversity of life and the glory of nature. 8vo. Science. 009320

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15 Frozen Star: Of pulsars, Black Holes and the Fate of Stars
Greenstein, George
New York, New York, U.S.A. Freundlich Books 1984 0-88191-011-2 / 9780881910117 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Clean black endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 274 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of surface wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Astronomy. 011210

Price: 14.00 USD
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16 A Story Outline of Evolution
Grimes, Charles W.
Somerville, NJ The C. P. Hoagland Company 1937 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. 286 pgs. 8vo. Evolution. 009607

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17 A Story Outline of Evolution
Grimes, Charles W.
Somerville, NJ The C. P. Hoagland Co. 1937 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Warmly INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. 286 pgs. 8vo. Evolution. 010683

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18 Until the Sun Dies
Jastrow, Robert
New York W. W. Norton & Co. 1977 0-393-06415-8 / 9780393064155 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated 
Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square. Tan endpapers beautifully illustrated in brown. Pages are clean and bright; no writing or marks. With illustrations and photographs. 172 pgs. with index. Clean, bright dustjacket is price clipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Black and white photograph of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Astronomy. 014672

Price: 14.00 USD
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19 The Story of Jodrell Bank
Lovell, Sir Bernard
New York/Evanston Harper & Row 1968 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean, photographically illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 265 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear at base of spine, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Jodrell Bank, the world's largest radio telescope. 8vo. Space Exploration. 010574

Price: 20.00 USD
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20 The Earth We Live On: The Story of Geological Discovery
Moore, Ruth
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1956 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's review slip laid in. Very clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with gold illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 416 pgs. + index. Illustrated with 46 photographs and 34 drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unfaded, with a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Geology. 016274

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