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In Pursuit of Zeta-3: The World's Most Mysterious Unsolved Math Problem
For centuries, mathematicians the world over have tried, and failed, to solve the zeta-3 problem. Ma...
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The Doctrine of Triangles: A History of Modern Trigonometry
The Doctrine of Triangles offers an interdisciplinary history of trigonometry that spans four centur...
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The History of Magic: From Alchemy to Witchcraft, from the Ice Age to the Present
A Telegraph Book of the YearA remarkable, unprecedented account of the role of magic in cultures bot...
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The Light Ages: A Medieval Journey of Discovery
Chosen as a Book of the Year by The Times, Daily Telegraph, TLS, BBC History Magazine and Tablet'Com...
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A History of Biology
This book presents a global history of the biological sciences from ancient times to today, pr...
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Alan Turing's Electronic Brain: The Struggle to Build the ACE, the World's Fastest Computer
The mathematical genius Alan Turing, now well known for his crucial wartime role in breaking the ENI...
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How to Make a Vaccine: An Essential Guide for Covid-19 and Beyond
Distinguished expert in vaccine development John Rhodes tells the story of the first approved COVID-...
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The Awakening: A History of the Western Mind AD 500 - AD 1700
A monumental and exhilarating history of European thought, from the fall of Rome in the fifth centur...
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Architecture: From Prehistory to Climate Emergency
A groundbreaking history of architecture told through the relationship between buildings and energyT...
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Frontiers of Knowledge: What We Know About Science, History and The Mind
'Grayling brings satisfying order to daunting subjects' Steven PinkerIn very recent times humanity h...
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Mescaline: A Global History of the First Psychedelic
A definitive history of mescaline that explores its mind-altering effects across cultures, from anci...
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When Least Is Best: How Mathematicians Discovered Many Clever Ways to Make Things as Small (or as Large) as Possible
A mathematical journey through the most fascinating problems of extremes and how to solve them   W...
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X, Y & Z: The Real Story of How Enigma Was Broken
December, 1932In the bathroom of a Belgian hotel, a French spymaster photographs top-secret document...
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The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy’s Vanishing Explorers
FINALIST FOR THE PEN/E.O. WILSON LITERARY SCIENCE WRITING AWARDAN AMAZON BEST BOOK OF 2020To be an a...
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The Man from the Future: The Visionary Life of John von Neumann
The smartphones in our pockets and computers like brains. The vagaries of game theory and evolutiona...
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