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  • After Utopiaby Nicholas Spencer

    UNP - Nebraska 2006; US$ 21.21

    By developing the concept of critical space, After Utopia presents a new genealogy of twentieth-century American fiction. Nicholas Spencer argues that the radical American fiction of Jack London, Upton Sinclair, John Dos Passos, and Josephine Herbst reimagines the spatial concerns of late nineteenth-century utopian American texts. Instead of fully... more...

  • TAILORING SURFACESby Nicholas D. Spencer

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 181.09

    The focus of this book is surface modification, with the goal of tailoring materials for a specific application. By means of this approach, ideal bulk properties of a material, such as its tensile strength (temperature stability, density, or even cost) can be combined with optimized surface properties, such as hardness, biocompatibility, low or high... more...

  • Aqueous Lubricationby Nicholas D. Spencer

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2014; US$ 83.72

    Man lubricates mostly with oil. Nature lubricates exclusively with water. Pure water is a poor lubricant, but the addition of proteins, especially glycoproteins, can modify surfaces to make them far more lubricating at slow speeds. Understanding how nature does this, and the physical structures involved, is not only important for the understanding... more...

  • The Cutting Edge of Tribologyby Nicholas D. Spencer; Wilfred T. Tysoe

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2015; US$ 49.14

    This book is a compilation of witty and insightful short pieces on scientific developments in the science of friction, lubrication and wear. It focuses on topics that are of interest to practicing scientists, engineers and students in tribology and related areas, and deals with novel and intriguing aspects of this important field. In addition, landmarks... more...

  • Paper Empireby Joseph Tabbi; Rone Shavers; Michael Wutz; Jeff Bursey; Klaus Benesch; Nicholas Brown; Stephen J. Burn; Anja Zeidler; Anne Furlong; Tom LeClair; Joseph McElroy; Steven Moore; Stephen Schryer; Nicholas Spencer; Crystal K. Alberts

    University of Alabama Press 2008; US$ 29.71

    Celebrates and illuminates the legacy of one of America’s most innovative and consequential 20th century novelists. In 2002, following the posthumous publication of William Gaddis’s collected nonfiction and his final novel and Jonathan Franzen’s lengthy attack on him in The New Yorker, a number of partisan articles appeared in support of Gaddis’s... more...

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