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Biggles T-shirt

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009698


Biggles fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. View more info

The Ultimate Book of Cross-Sections

By: N/A

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley: 1996

Seller ID: 009598


A massive resource with quality clear diagrams of just about everything from the ark to a zoo-keepers lunch box. 304pp of Julius Sumner Miller joy! Will need to go via AusPost 3kg satchel. View more info

Medical Microbiology

By: Baron, Samuel (ed)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: USA, Addison Wesley: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 009245


1262pp & nearly 2.5kgs of everything microbiologic, 100s of contrib eds, numerous tables, charts, illus, ref pts. Focus is on understanding not just recalling. View more info

Greening a Brown Land The Australian Search for Sustainable Land Use

By: Barr, Neil and Cary, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010016


History of Australian rural land use from the time of the early European settlers, with emphasis on the struggle to green a brown land. 343pp with some photos diagrams illustrations. 13chpters plus endnotes, conclusion, index - all pp clean white tightly bound. View more info

SOCIAL CHANGE AND SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATION: THE ROYAL INSTITUTION 1799-1844

By: Berman Morris

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007658


Very Good condition. "This book describes the social and intellectual changes that led to the developing of science as a value system during the Industrial Revolution. In particular, it sets forth an original - and highly provocative- interpretation of the activities of the Royal Institution of Great Britain during the first four and a half decades of its existence." View more info

Rice Chemistry and Technology

By: Bienvenido O. Juliano

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minnesota USA, Rice Chemistry and Technology: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010036


Juliano was in the Rice Research Institute in the Phillippines & the book comes from the NB Love Industries library (a pocket remainder inside cover) presumably Love Industries was/is a research firm. 774pp in great shape with more info on rice than there are grains of sand at the beach photos, tables, graphs, diagrams & of course more info, references & data. Approx 1.5kgs uncooked weight. View more info

E=mc2 A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation

By: Bodanis, David

Price: $23.00

Publisher: UK, Macmillan: 2000

Seller ID: 008881


Even people who approach physics and mathematics with trepidation will be fascinated and enlightened by this dazzling book....This is a clearly written, astonishingly understandable book that celebrates human achievement. - Parade OK, so this is your chance to get to grips with one of science's fundamentals - book in Einsteineanly brilliant condition!! View more info

NOTE ABOUT GALILEO'S INSTRUMENTS

By: Bonelli M.L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gruppo Italiano Di Storia Della Scienza:

Seller ID: 007177


Very Good/Good condition. A brief discussion of the instruments of Galileo used to make his various discoveries. Black and White photographs, along with one colour photograph are included. View more info

Sustainable Dryland Farming: Combining Farmer Innovation and Medic Pasture in a Mediterranean Climate

By: Chatterton, Lynne & Brian

Price: $65.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 011333


339 crisp white pp & 800g for posting. Very useful review >>This book is a scholarly review of the many attempts, successful in some places (like Australia), unsuccessful in other areas, to use Medicago pastures (grazed by sheep) in rotation with "cereal" (grain) crops. This book provides a detailed and interesting historical review of various agricultural development programs throughout Australia and the Middle East. Example after example of how NOT to do things... View more info

Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

By: Churchill, Ruel V.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1963

Seller ID: 009404


this book looks at Fourier series and their applications to boundary value problems in partial differential equations of engineering & physics (I assume if you're reading this you know what on earth that means). Tight binding 248pp (may once have been touched by Prof Julius Sumner Miller!) View more info

The Compost Book

By: David Taylor, Yvonne Taylor

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Australia, Reed: 1993

Seller ID: 009042


A reference to the secrets of compost. It discusses what can and cannot be composted, whether to encourage or discourage the living things haunting a heap, as well as bins, boxes, tumblers, shredders and munchers. There are diagrams and drawings to illustrate the text. 85 pages. Laminated pict boards View more info

Soil Management

By: Davies, Bryan & Eagle, David & Finney, Brian

Price: $40.00

Publisher: UK, Farming Press Books: 1993

Seller ID: 010597


750g & 280pp, this reference was originally property Aberdeen College of Further Ed (Rural Studies) & no doubt helped Scotty farmers come to grips with their highland soils & heather spotted paddocks. The authors have extensive credentialing in science, farming & farm practise. 5th ed. View more info

Ideas That Changed the World

By: Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Dorling Kindersley: 2003

Seller ID: 011104


400 crisp white pp & approx 1.3kg packed for post - Authoritative, compelling and provocative; internationally respected historian Felipe Fernandez-Armesto introduces you to the key historical and philosophical notions that have shaped our world since the dawn of civilastion. Over 175 of the worldís most pivotal ideas are crystalised and clearly explained from cannibalism to zen, from time to the unconsciousness, from logic to chaos theory. The authorís wide-ranging a... View more info

TO SAIL BEYOND THE SUNSET: NATURAL HISTORY IN AUSTRALIA 1699-1829.

By: Finney C.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ribgy: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007389


Very Good condition. A detailed and fascinating history of the discovery of Australia's flora and fauna during its days of colonisation, revealing the many classifcations and reclassifications of the most perplexing fauna that the European world had ever seen. Heavier items may require additional postage. View more info

THE DYNAMIC METHOD IN OCEANOGRAPHY

By: Fomin L.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Elsevier Publishing Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004835


Very Good condition. No inscription. Clean and unmarked boards. Unclipped dustjacket is a little worn on edges. Clean pages and compressed page edge. View more info

Waterplants of New South Wales

By: G R Sainty and S W L Jacobs

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Australia, Water Resources Commission N.S.W.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009077


550 excellent pp, only fault a small closed tear on dj at rear. A multitude of reference data photos maps etc. View more info

A Guide to the Transport Museums of Great Britain

By: Garvey, Jude

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Pelham Books: 1982

Seller ID: 009049


The book describes all the Transport museums in Great Britain and Northern Ireland with important collections, 52 museums each with a chapter placed in hsitorical context plus a Gazetteer including all 106 museums with a brief description of their contents. Map at rear showing where they can be located. 238pp This covers boats, planes, trams trains cars etc. View more info

A DECADE OF DECISION

By: Hoyle Fred

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Scientific Bookclub: 1955

Seller ID: 005081


Very Good/Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. Clean compressed page edge. Faded spine. Clean and unmarked boards. Stamp on first page. View more info

Summation of Series

By: Jolley, LBW

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications Inc.: 1961

Edition: 2nd Edition, Revised

Seller ID: 009419


Over 100 common series arehere collected, summed, and grouped for easy reference for mathematicians, scientists, IT people, engineers & students. Also Bessel functions, elliptical integrals & hypergeometric function and pointers to where more research can be had. 251pp plus quite a lengthy catalogue. All pp clean & well bound. View more info

South with Mawson. Reminiscences of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914.

By: Laseron, Charles F

Price: $55.00

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1947

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010536


In 1911 Laseron joined the Australasian Antarctic Expedition under (Sir) Douglas Mawson, officially as taxidermist and biological collector but in fact as general scientific assistant. He spent from January 1912 to February 1913 in Adelie Land, taking part in two major sledging journeys and making discoveries in geology as well as biology. His account of his Antarctic experiences, for which he received the Polar Medal, was eventually published in 1947 as South with Mawso... View more info