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    Darwin\'s Backyard: How Small Experiments Led to a Big Theory

    By James T. Costa

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    How Darwin found universal evolutionary truths in simple yet ingenious home-spun experiments.

    Science and the City

    By Laurie Winkless

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    Cities are a big deal. More people now live in them than don't, and with a growing world population, the urban jungle is only going to get busier in the coming decades. But how often do we stop to think about what makes our cities work? Cities are built using...

    Introduction to Organisational Behaviour for Managers and En

    By Paul Duncan Kitchin

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    An Introduction to Organisational Behaviour for Managers and Engineers: A Group and Multicultural Approach gives a comprehensive overview of how organisations work, with a special focus on group and team working, and issues of diversity and intercultural management. This second edition has been updated throughout, drawing on the latest literature,...

    ANSYS Mechanical APDL for Finite Element Analysis

    By Thompson

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    ANSYS Mechanical APDL for Finite Element Analysis provides a hands-on introduction to engineering analysis using one of the most powerful commercial general purposes finite element programs on the market. Students will find a practical and integrated approach that combines finite element theory with best practices for developing, verifying, validating and...

    Eureka: How Invention Happens

    By Gavin Weightman

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    This witty and inspiring book chronicles the long history of discovery and ingenuity which gave rise to a "eureka moment" when a dream of invention became a reality for the first time Tracing the long pre-history of five twentieth-century inventions which have transformed our lives, Gavin Weightman reveals a fantastic...

    Electric Century

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    The Electric Century examines how we got from then to now. The nineteenth is often described as the century of steam from the impact it had on employment and transport, and The Electric Century makes a similar claim as the description of the twentieth.

    Fifty Things that Made the Modern Economy

    By Tim Harford

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    Fifty Things that Shaped the Modern Economy paints the epic picture of economic change in an intimate way, by telling the stories of tools and ideas that had far-reaching and unexpected consequences.

    Advances and Trends in Optimization with Engineering Applica

    By Tamas Terlaky

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    Optimization is of critical importance in engineering. This overview of state-of-the-art optimization techniques reviews 10 major areas of optimization and related engineering applications. It provides a solid foundation for engineers and mathematical optimizers alike who want to understand not only the importance of optimization methods to engineering but also the...

    How to Make a Spaceship

    By Julian Guthrie

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    When he realized NASA was winding down manned space flight, he set out on one of the great entrepreneurial adventure stories of our time. If the government wouldn't send him to space, he would create a private space flight industry himself.

    Major Infrastructure Projects: Planning for Delivery

    By David Moore

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    With the delivery of projects becoming ever more challenging because of the current economic and legislative environment, Major Infrastructure Projects provides a detailed overview of the management of large infrastructure projects.Each chapter contains a topical case study, allowing students to appreciate the bigger picture behind management practices on an international...

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