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    Art of Rearing Silk-Worms

    By Vincenzo Dandolo

    Paperback £25.46

    This 1825 translation was published as part of a project to introduce the culture of silkworms into Britain.

    Death on the Edge

    By Douglas Binstead

    Hardback £13.99

    When the body of a young woman, wearing climbing shoes but no helmet, is found at the foot of a cliff in the Derbyshire gritstone edges, the emergency services are quick to treat her death as an accident, the result of a fall from a height onto a bed of...

    Ten Women Who Changed Science, and the World

    By Rhodri Evans

    Paperback £10.85

    The moving stories of ten remarkable women who transformed science, and changed the world.

    Experiments and Observations on Electricity

    By Benjamin Franklin

    Paperback £30.78

    This 1769 work brings together published and unpublished letters both from and to Benjamin Franklin, which demonstrate the range of his interests. The letters show a lively transatlantic group of scientific friends and colleagues describing their experiments, interpreting each others' results, and theorizing on all aspects of the natural world.

    Future Automation: Changes To Lives And To Businesses

    By Russell Walker

    Paperback £29.66

    This book describes the coming disruptions caused by autonomous systems AS, which are unique blends of AI, big data and the Internet of Things IoT. An example of an AS is a driverless car. Big data is the key element here that is still receiving scant attention as compared to...

    Why You Like This Photo: The science of perception, and how we understand photographs

    By Brian Dilg

    Hardback £10.25

    Combining science and photography, Brian Dilg explores the reasons behind Why You Like This Photo.

    Geological Interpretation of Well Logs

    By M.H. Rider

    Paperback £47.46

    Handbook of Western Palearctic Birds

    By Lars Svensson

    Hardback £137.46

    This definitive new handbook is set to become the standard photographic reference for this region. No birders' shelf will be complete without it.

    Geometries and Transformations

    By Norman W. Johnson

    Hardback £53.15

    A readable exposition of how Euclidean and other geometries can be distinguished using linear algebra and transformation groups.

    Mathematical Olympiad In China (2011-2014): Problems And Sol

    Paperback £29.66

    The International Mathematical Olympiad IMO is a very important competition for high school students. China has taken part in the IMO 31 times since 1985 and has won the top ranking for countries 19 times, with a multitude of gold medals for individual students. The six students China has sent...

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