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Andreas Vesalius: Anatomy and the World of Books
A new perspective on the innovative Renaissance anatomist and physician Andreas Vesalius. In 15...
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The Struggle of Parts
A landmark work of nineteenth-century developmental and evolutionary biology that takes the Darw...
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Inside the Stargazer's Palace: The Transformation of Science in 16th-Century Northern Europe
Enter the mysterious world of sixteenth-century science, where astronomers and alchemists shared lab...
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Mapmatics: How We Navigate the World Through Numbers
'An expansive journey through time and place' - The Observer'An adventure' - Edward Brooke-Hitching,...
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The Other Renaissance: From Copernicus to Shakespeare
‘Enlightening and fascinating’ John Banville, Wall Street Journal Through the lives of major figure...
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Tripped: Nazi Germany, the CIA, and the Dawn of the Psychedelic Age
‘Entertaining’ The Times ‘Utterly fascinating and illuminating’ Sinclair McKay ‘Fascinating… An as...
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The Battle of the Beams: The Secret Science of Radar that Turned the Tide of the Second World War
'Deeply researched and engagingly written' The Times'Has the pace and style of a well-crafted thrill...
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The Empire of Climate: A History of an Idea
Scientists, journalists, and politicians increasingly tell us that human impacts on climate constitu...
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Challenger: A True Story of Heroism and Disaster on the Edge of Space
From the New York Times-bestselling author of Midnight in Chernobyl comes the definitive, dramatic,...
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Rumbles: A Curious History of the Gut
The secret history of the body's most fascinating organ: the gut A Financial Times most anticipat...
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Hands of Time: A Watchmaker's History of Time
‘5/5 A true joy. A work of staggering complexity and bewildering economy.’ TELEGRAPH‘A rattling, won...
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Magisteria: The Entangled Histories of Science and Religion
Most things you ‘know’ about science and religion are myths or half-truths that grew up in the last...
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The Awakening: A History of the Western Mind AD 500 - 1700
A monumental and exhilarating history of European thought, from the fall of Rome in the fifth centur...
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Dark Brilliance: The Age of Reason from Descartes to Peter the Great
A sweeping history of the Age of Reason, which shows how, although it was a time of progress in many...
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Everything Is Predictable: How Bayes' Remarkable Theorem Explains the World
Thomas Bayes was an eighteenth-century Presbyterian minister and amateur mathematician whose obscure...
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