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  • Direct Redby Gabriel Weston

    Doubleday Canada 2010; US$ 19.95

    In this powerful and sometimes shocking account, a surgeon reveals her experience of hospital life with rare frankness. In her mid-twenties, Gabriel Weston - an arts graduate with no scientific qualification beyond high school-level biology - decided to become a surgeon. She enrolled at night school, then went through many years of medical school... more...

  • The Forgotten Geniusby Stephen Inwood

    M P Publishing 2009; US$ 6.99

    Robert Hooke stood out as an inventive, versatile, and prolific scientist and architect in an age of brilliant minds. But for three hundred years his reputation has been overshadowed by those of his two great contemporaries, his friend Sir Christopher Wren and his rival Sir Isaac Newton. He was an inventor, astronomer, and anatomist, as well as a candid... more...

  • Carrierby Bonnie J Rough

    Counterpoint 2010; US$ 15.95

    When Bonnie J. Rough receives the test results that confirm she is a carrier of the genetic condition hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia , or H.E.D., it propels her on a journey deep into her family?s past in the American West. At first glance, H.E.D. seems only to be a superficial condition: a peculiar facial bone structure, sparse hair, few teeth,... more...

  • The Beauty of Loveby Jorge Posada; Laura Posada; Joe Torre

    Atria Books 2010; US$ 24.00

    JORGE and LAURA POSADA were accustomed to being on top of the world. After a romantic courtship, the lives of these newlyweds were filled with unimaginable success and joy. But all of that changed when their first-born son was diagnosed with craniosynostosis, a birth defect that causes an abnormally shaped skull. Their priorities swiftly changed,... more...

  • Strange Beautyby George Johnson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 20.00

    With a New Afterword "Our knowledge of fundamental physics contains not one fruitful idea that does not carry the name of Murray Gell-Mann."--Richard Feynman Acclaimed science writer George Johnson brings his formidable reporting skills to the first biography of Nobel Prize-winner Murray Gell-Mann, the brilliant, irascible man who revolutionized... more...

  • The Time Travellerby Ronald L Mallett; Bruce Henderson

    Transworld 2009; US$ 11.63

    Ron Mallett was just 10 when his father died suddenly. Devastated, he found solace in the science fiction of H.G. Wells, believing that if he could build a time machine, he could go back into the past, warn his father and perhaps save his life. Ronald Mallett is now a professor of theoretical physics. Remarkably, this working-class African American... more...

  • No Ordinary Manby Lois Winslow-Spragge; Bradley Lockner

    Dundurn 1993; US$ 18.95

    George Mercer Dawson, famed geologist, includes the surveying of the Yukon and being head of the Geological Survey of Canada among his incredible legacies. more...

  • Internby Sandeep Jauhar

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2007; US$ 15.99

    Intern is Sandeep Jauhar's story of his days and nights in residency at a busy hospital in New York City, a trial that led him to question our every assumption about medical care today. Residency--and especially the first year, called internship--is legendary for its brutality. Working eighty hours or more per week, most new doctors spend their... more...

  • Alexander A Friedmannby Eduard A. Tropp; Viktor Ya. Frenkel; Artur D. Chernin; Alexander Dron; Michael Burov

    Cambridge University Press 1993; US$ 58.00

    A vivid 1993 account of the life and work of the Russian physicist responsible for the expanding universe theory. more...

  • The Real James Herriotby James Wight

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.00

    No one is better poised to write the biography of James Herriot than the son who worked alongside him in the Yorkshire veterinary practice when Herriot became an internationally bestselling author. Now, in this warm and poignant memoir, Jim Wight talks about his father--the beloved veterinarian whom his family had to share with half the world. Alf... more...