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Angels Don't Play This Haarp: Advances in Tesla Technology

Nick Begich · Earthpulse Pr; 1st edition
Pages: 233
Format: Paperback

Very clean and tight, cover have small tear on binding that is taped
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Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as NASA's Record-Setting Frequent Flyer

Jerry L. Ross · Purdue University Press
Format: Paperback

From the age of ten looking up at the stars Jerry Ross knew that he wanted to journey into space This autobiography tells the story of how he came not only to achieve that goal but to become the most-launched astronaut in history as well as a NASA veteran whose career spanned the entire...
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A Field Guide to Roadside Technology

Ed Sobey · Chicago Review Press Inc
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

This fascinating handbook answers the questions of anyone who has ever wondered about the many strange devices found along the roadside, from utility poles to satellite dishes. Devices are grouped according to their habitats—along highways and roads, atop buildings, near airports,...
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55 Successful Harvard Law School Application Essays: With Analysis by the Staff of The Harvard Crimson

Staff of the Harvard Crimson · St. Martin's Griffin; Second Edition, Revised edition
Format: Paperback

Harvard Law School is one of the premier law schools in the world. It as well as other top schools draws thousands of applicants from the best colleges and companies. With only a limited number of slots for so many talented applicants, the admissions officers have become more and more selective...
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Lincoln's Greatest Case: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America

Brian McGinty · Liveright Publishing Corporation
Pages: 259
Format: Print book

The untold story of how one sensational trial propelled a self-taught lawyer and a future president into the national spotlight.In the early hours of May 6, 1856, the steamboat Effie Afton barreled into a pillar of the Rock Island Bridge -- the first railroad bridge ever to span the Mississippi...
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White Magic: The Age of Paper

Lothar Müller · Polity; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Paper is older than the printing press, and even in its unprinted state it was the great network medium behind the emergence of modern civilization. In the shape of bills, banknotes and accounting books it was indispensible to the economy. As forms and files it was essential to bureaucracy....
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The Fate of Nature: Rediscovering Our Ability to Rescue the Earth

Charles Wohlforth · Thomas Dunne Books; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

"What capacity for good lies in the hidden depths of people?"
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A Student's Guide to Law School: What Counts, What Helps, and What Matters

Andrew B. Ayers · University Of Chicago Press
Format: Paperback

Law school can be a joyous, soul-transforming challenge that leads to a rewarding career. It can also be an exhausting, self-limiting trap. It all depends on making smart decisions. When every advantage counts, A Student’s Guide to Law School is like having a personal mentor available...
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Atomic Accidents: A History of Nuclear Meltdowns and Disasters: From the Ozark Mountains to Fukushima

James Mahaffey · Pegasus Books
Pages: 442
Format: Hardcover

A gripping narrative of nuclear mishaps and meltdowns around the globe, all of which have proven pivotal to the advancement of nuclear science.From the moment radiation was discovered in the late nineteenth century, nuclear science has had a rich history of innovative scientific exploration...
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Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man

Mark Kurlansky · Doubleday; 1st Edition, 1st Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

Break out the TV dinners! From the author who gave us Cod, Salt, and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture.
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A World Without Ice

H N Pollack · Avery
Pages: 287
Format: Print book

A co-winner of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize offers a clear-eyed explanation of the planet's imperiled ice. Much has been written about global warming, but the crucial relationship between people and ice has received little focus - until now. As one of the world's leading experts on climate...
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Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-Boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare

Stephen Budiansky · Knopf; 1st Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

The exciting history of a small group of British and American scientists who during World War II developed the new field of operational research to turn back the tide of German submarinesmdashrevolutionizing the way wars are waged and won In March after a year of unbroken and devastating...
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A Crack in Creation: Gene Editing and the Unthinkable Power to Control Evolution

Jennifer A Doudna · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A trailblazing biologist grapples with her role in the biggest scientific discovery of our era: a cheap, easy way of rewriting genetic code, with nearly limitless promise and peril. Not since the atomic bomb has a technology so alarmed its inventors that they warned the world about its use....
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