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- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
Advances in Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Volume l: Receptors contains the proceedings of the 7th International Congress of Pharmacology held in Paris, France, in 1978. The papers explore advances in the understanding of receptors, their pharmacology, and their therapeutic applications. Topics covered range from opiate receptors and their endogenous... more...
- Double Dragon Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99
I suppose the first thing I need to do is define what Wunderkind means for this book. I'm pretty sure you've come across the word somewhere so you know a "normal" Wunderkind is a precocious child with mental capacities that are just a wee bit beyond amazing. A wonder (wunder). Here the Wunderkind is a good deal more than just bright.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95
The Earth's Shape and Gravity focuses on the progress of the use of geophysical methods in investigating the interior of the earth and its shape. The publication first offers information on gravity, geophysics, geodesy, and geology and gravity measurements. Discussions focus on gravity measurements and reductions, potential and equipotential surfaces,... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
Provides a unique survey of the information contained in the patent literature concerning solvent extraction of nickel and cobalt. All the available data from the patent documentation is classified systematically for easy retrieval of authors, patents or assignees. Presented in three parts, the first deals with leaching of nickeliferous or cobaltiferous... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2011; US$ 35.99
An eBook boxed set that features the first three of A.J. Jacobs's riotous?and surprisingly informative?ventures into experiential journalism. The Know-It-All : Puzzle along with A.J. as he endeavors to read?and retain?the entire encyclopedia, and discover what exactly it is he learns along the way. The Year of Living Biblically : Discover what... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2012; US$ 16.00
From the bestselling author of The Year of Living Biblically and The Know-It-All comes the true and truly hilarious story of one person?s quest to become the healthiest man in the world. Hospitalized with a freak case of tropical pneumonia, goaded by his wife telling him, ?I don?t want to be a widow at forty-five,? and ashamed of a middle-aged... more...
- Random House 2012; US$ 14.38
After sharpening his mind in The Know-It-All and achieving spiritual enlightenment in The Year of Living Biblically , A.J. Jacobs had only one thing left to tackle in the self-improvement trinity: the body. But his mission wasn't just to lose a couple of pounds, but to turn his current self - 'a mushy, easily winded, moderately sickly blob' - into... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00
The subject of geomagnetic micropulsations has developed extremely rapidly and it is difficult to know when is an appropriate time to pause and assess the sum total of our knowledge-both observational and theoretical. There has in recent years been a tremendous increase in both the quantity and quality of data and also many theoretical ad vances in... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2004; US$ 16.00
33,000 pages 44 million words 10 billion years of history 1 obsessed man Part memoir and part education (or lack thereof), The Know-It-All chronicles NPR contributor A.J. Jacobs's hilarious, enlightening, and seemingly impossible quest to read the Encyclopaedia Britannica from A to Z. To fill the ever-widening gaps in his Ivy League education,... more...
- Random House 2012; US$ 15.98
On leaving school or university, you feel pretty pleased with yourself. You've learnt a lot, your'e well-read and you know a whole bunch of obscure facts guaranteed at some point to appear in the questions on Mastermind or University Challenge. Then you get a job, and ten years later youre more eloquent and eager to argue about Britney and Big Brother... more...