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Einstein on the Run: How Britain Saved the World's Greatest Scientist
The first account of the role Britain played in Einstein's life—first by inspiring his teenage passi...
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Helgoland: Making Sense of the Quantum Revolution
The new book from the bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and The Order of Time On...
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Bedeviled: A Shadow History of Demons in Science
Science may be known for banishing the demons of superstition from the modern world. Yet just as the...
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The Pattern Seekers: A New Theory of Human Invention
'Sheds light on one of humanity's most distinctive traits, celebrates human cognitive diversity, and...
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Einstein: The Man, the Genius and the Theory of Relativity
Einstein is an introduction to the man who has contributed more to theoretical physics than anyone e...
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Einstein's War: How Relativity Conquered Nationalism and Shook the World
How an unknown German and an Englishman on opposite sides of WWI created a scientific revolutionIn 1...
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The Rise of Statistical Thinking, 1820-1900
The Rise of Statistical Thinking, 1820–1900 explores the history of statistics from the field’s orig...
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Trust in Numbers: The Pursuit of Objectivity in Science and Public Life
What accounts for the prestige of quantitative methods? The usual answer is that quantification is d...
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How Innovation Works
Building on his bestseller The Rational Optimist, Matt Ridley chronicles the history of innovation,...
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Numbers Don't Lie: 71 Things You Need to Know About the World
'There is no author whose books I look forward to more than Vaclav Smil' Bill GatesIs flying dangero...
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Superior: The Return of Race Science
Financial Times Book of the YearTelegraph Top 50 Books of the YearGuardian Book of the YearNew State...
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The Light Ages: A Medieval Journey of Discovery
The Middle Ages were a time of wonder. They gave us the first universities, the first eyeglasses and...
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Michael Faraday and the Electrical Century
The only scientist to ever appear on the British twenty pound note, Michael Faraday is one of the mo...
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The Wonder Book of Geometry: A Mathematical Story
How can we be sure that Pythagoras's theorem is really true? Why is the 'angle in a semicircle' alwa...
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The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates
Medicine is one of the great fields of achievement of the Ancient Greeks. Hippocrates is celebrated...
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