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  • Beams and Jets in Astrophysicsby P. A. Hughes

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 90.00

    This book is the first to provide students and researchers in the field of astrophysical jets with a comprehensive and up-to-date account of current research. An important feature of the book is that it combines discussions of both extragalactic and Galactic jets. There are ten chapters, authored by fourteen active researchers, each of whom is an expert... more...

  • Rescuing Prometheusby Thomas P. Hughes

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 18.95

    "A rare insight into industrial planning on a huge scale...Excellent." -- The Economist Rescuing Prometheus is an eye-opening and marvelously informative look at some of the technological projects that helped shape the modern world.  Thomas P. Hughes focuses on four postwar projects whose vastness and complexity inspired new technology, new organizations,... more...

  • Children, Play, and Developmentby Fergus P. Hughes

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 79.00

    Children, Play, and Development offers a comprehensive look at children's play from birth to adolescence. more...

  • Tru Detectiveby Norah McClintock; Steven P. Hughes

    Orca Book Publishers 2015; US$ 4.99

    In this chilling graphic novel, Truman, the prime suspect in his girlfriend’s murder, struggles to find the truth. more...

  • Organometallic Fluorine Chemistryby Thomas Braun; Russell P. Hughes

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 200.39

    The series Topics in Organometallic Chemistry presents critical overviews of research results in organometallic chemistry. As our understanding of organometallic structure, properties and mechanisms increases, new ways are opened for the design of organometallic compounds and reactions tailored to the needs of such diverse areas as organic synthesis,... more...

  • Electron Spectroscopies Applied to Low-Dimensional Structuresby H.P. Hughes; H. Starnberg

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 293.53

    The effect of reduced dimensionality, inherent at the crystallographic level, on the electronic properties of low dimensional materials can be dramatic, leading to structural and electronic instabilities—including supercond- tivity at high temperatures, charge density waves, and localisation—which continue to attract widespread interest. The layered... more...

  • Hypothermia in Neurosurgeryby P.E. Maspes; B. Hughes

    Springer Vienna 2012; US$ 90.76

    Hypothermia was first applied to the human in 1940 by Smith and Fay in an attempt to affect the growth of malignant tumours, and found its most important application firstly in open cardiac surgery and latterly in neurosurgery. The first results regarding the use of hypothermia in neurosurgery were reported at the First Inter­ national Congress of... more...

  • EEG and Evoked Potentials in Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurologyby John R. Hughes; William P. Wilson

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    EEG and Evoked Potentials in Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurology discusses the two techniques of examining brain function: electroencephalography (EEG) and evoked potentials. The book also addresses conditions that fall under the umbrella term ""behavioral sciences"" and are associated with psychiatry and neurology. The book begins by discussing... more...

  • Zoologyby P. Spencer Davies; A. Punt; G. M. Hughes

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Perspectives in Experimental Biology, Volume 1: Zoology contains the proceedings of the 50th Anniversary Meeting of the Society for Experimental Biology, held at the University of Cambridge, UK, on July 16-19, 1974. The papers explore research in zoology and cover a wide range of topics such as osmotic and ionic regulation; invertebrate and insect... more...

  • Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosisby Peter Burckhardt; Bess Dawson-Hughes; Robert P. Heaney

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 137.00

    Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis is based on presentations given at the Fifth International Symposium on Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis held in Lausanne, Switzerland in 2003. Although an often neglected chapter of medical research, the nutritional influences on bone health was a discussed topic at this congress. Also discussed were new insights... more...