The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • The Gridlock Economyby Michael Heller

    Basic Books 2010; US$ 16.95

    Twenty-five new runways would eliminate most air travel delays in America; fifty patent owners are blocking a major drug company from creating a cancer cure; 90 percent of our broadcast spectrum sits idle while American cell phone service suffers. These problems have solutions that can jump-start innovation and help save our troubled economy. So,... more...

  • Ultimate Explanations of the Universeby Michael Heller

    Springer 2009; US$ 69.95

    Addresses our attempts to find ultimate explanations using rational argument, mathematics and physical law. This book demonstrates that we have come a long way but that the 'ultimate' may remain elusive. more...

  • Philosophy in Scienceby Michael Heller

    Springer 2011; US$ 99.00

    The traditional topics of the 'philosophy of nature' - space, time, causality, the structure of the universe - are overwhelmingly present in our modern scientific theories. This book traces the complex paths that discussion of these topics has followed, from Plato and Aristotle, through Descartes, Leibniz, Kant and other great thinkers, right... more...

  • Creative Tensionby Michael Heller

    Templeton Press 2007; US$ 11.99

    The voice of a renowned professor of philosophy in Poland, who is also a Roman Catholic priest, is introduced to the United States in this collection of his provocative essays on the interplay of science and religion. Michael Heller progressively outlines systematic steps that might lead to a peaceful coexistence of these traditionally separate fields... more...

  • Capitalism, Institutions, and Economic Developmentby Michael G. Heller

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    Based on a timely reassessment of the classic arguments of Weber, Schumpeter, Hayek, Popper, and Parsons, this book reconceptualizes actually-existing capitalism. It proposes capitalism as an impersonal procedural solution to the problems of spontaneously coordinating public institutions that enable durable market-based wealth generation and social... more...

  • A Comprehensible Universeby George V. Coyne; Michael Heller

    Springer 2008; US$ 69.99

    Why is our world comprehensible? This question seems so trivial that few people have dared to ask it. In this book we explore the deep roots of the mystery of rationality. The inquiry into the rationality of the world began over two-and-a-half-thousand years ago, when a few courageous people tried to understand the world with the help of reason alone,... more...

  • Un Universo comprensibileby George V. Coyne; Michael Heller

    Springer 2009; US$ 19.95

    "La cosa più incomprensibile del mondo è il fatto che sia comprensibile", ebbe a dire un giorno Albert Einstein. A ben pensarci, non è stupefacente che l?Universo abbia un?intima essenza razionale e matematica, tale da abilitare la mente umana a indagarlo e a conoscerlo? Questo libro tratta dell?evoluzione storica del concetto di razionalità, dal mondo... more...

  • Infinityby Michael Heller; W. Hugh Woodin

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 34.00

    A dozen world-renowned researchers explore the concept of infinity through the prism of mathematics and beyond. more...

  • Teaching Motion Designby Michael Dooley; Steven Heller

    Allworth Press 2010; US$ 21.95

    How motion design is taught in more than 45 leading programs. * Detailed syllabi and descriptions of class projects and assignments * Go-to guide for professors and teachers planning their courses * Course plans from School of Visual Arts, Ohio State, Rochester Institute of Technology, many other top schools. This definitive study of motion design... more...

  • Thüringer evangelische Parochialpublizistikby Michael Wermke; Thomas Heller

    Evangelische Verlagsanstalt 2013; US$ 17.66

    Mit ausgewählten Texten aus der Zeitschrift »Mitteilungen für die Thüringer Heimatglöckner« ver- öffentlicht diese Edition ein unverzichtbares Hilfsmittel für die Erschließung der am Ende des Ersten Weltkrieges bzw. zu Beginn der Weimarer Republik zahlreich erschienenen evangelischen Gemeindeblätter. Die vorgelegten Texte zeigen... more...