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  • Life of Mendel book cover

    Life of Mendel

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hugo Iltis

    First published in 1932. The widespread influence of Gregor Johann Mendel’s work and his own remarkable destiny combine to arouse interest in the personality and the life of this investigator who, little known in his lifetime, was one of the pioneers of science. This comprehensive biography of the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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  • The Mercurial Chemist: A Life of Sir Humphry Davy book cover

    The Mercurial Chemist

    A Life of Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Edition

    By Anne Treneer

    First published in 1963. Humphry Davy, knighted by the Prince Regent in 1812 for his contributions to science, and later created baronet for his invention of the miners’ safety lamp, was among the foremost European chemists in the early nineteenth century. Anne Treneer tells in full the story of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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  • Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (1857-1894): A Collection of Articles and Addresses book cover

    Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (1857-1894)

    A Collection of Articles and Addresses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph F. Mulligan

    This book, first available in 1994, was published to commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of Heinrich Hertz’s death at the terribly young age of thirty-six. The introductory biography together with eleven papers by Hertz and seven about him are intended to highlight the importance of Hertz’s…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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  • English Men of Science: Their Nature and Nurture book cover

    English Men of Science

    Their Nature and Nurture, 1st Edition

    By Francis Galton

    This edition first published in 1970. Francis Galton has been honoured as the founder of biostatics and one of the creators of modern psychology. His principal aim was to establish a body of statistical knowledge about mental heredity which would result in a new pattern of behaviour for society.…

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  • Sudanese Memoirs: Template Subtitle book cover

    Sudanese Memoirs

    Template Subtitle, 1st Edition

    By Herbert Palmer

    Published in 1967: Sudanese Memoirs is a foremost contribution to the ethnological and historical literature of Western Africa. In three volumes, they comprise a large number of translations from Arabic manuscripts whcih were mostly collected in the northern emirates of Nigeria.…

    Paperback – 2020-08-12 
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  • Korea Today book cover

    Korea Today

    1st Edition

    By George M. McCune

    Published in 1950: Here is the first comprehensive study of Korea since its liberation and division. Written by an outstanding American authority with long personal knowledge of the country, it provides an analysis of the American and Russian military occupations, the efforts of the United Nations…

    Paperback – 2020-08-12 
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  • The History of French Colonial Policy, 1870-1925 book cover

    The History of French Colonial Policy, 1870-1925

    1st Edition

    By Stephen H. Roberts

    Published in 1963: The author gives a clear and accurate account of the immense development of France as a colonial power which, in an incredibly short space of time, was to control one third of Africa. He drew his material not only from the scanty formal literature then available, but also by…

    Paperback – 2020-08-11 
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  • The Development of Transportation in Modern England book cover

    The Development of Transportation in Modern England

    2nd Edition

    By William T. Jackman

    Published in 1962: In offering this work as a modest contribution to our knowledge of the economic development of England from the standpoint of transportation, the author must say, in the first place that he has endeavoured to adhere rigidly to the subject in hand, withour making deviations into…

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  • The Factory System Illustrated: In a series of letters to the Right Hon. Lord Ashley ... Together with a Narrative of the Experience and Sufferings of William Dodd, a Factory cripple, written by himself book cover

    The Factory System Illustrated

    In a series of letters to the Right Hon. Lord Ashley ... Together with a Narrative of the Experience and Sufferings of William Dodd, a Factory cripple, written by himself, 1st Edition

    By William Dodd

    Published in 1968: This book is a narrative of the authors experiences and sufferings during his time working in a Factory. It describes the life of workers in factories in a series of letters to The Right Hon. Lord Ashley.…

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  • The Life and Reign of Edward the Fourth (Vol 2): King of England and of France and Lord of Ireland book cover

    The Life and Reign of Edward the Fourth (Vol 2)

    King of England and of France and Lord of Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Cora L. Scofield

    Published in 1967, these two volumes combine the traditions of the annalistic style with the exacting requirements of modern scholarship to provide scholars of the fifteenth century with what remains, forty years after its first publication, the most exhaustive account of the reign of Edward IV.…

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  • The Shaping of Africa: Cosmographic Discourse and Cartographic Science in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe book cover

    The Shaping of Africa

    Cosmographic Discourse and Cartographic Science in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Francesc Relaño

    This title was first published in 2002. When did Africa emerge as a continent in the European mind? This book aims to trace the origins of the idea of Africa and its evolution in Renaissance thought. Particular attention is given to the relationship between the process of acquiring knowledge…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
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  • The Life of Wiliam Pitt Earl of Chatham: Volume 1 book cover

    The Life of Wiliam Pitt Earl of Chatham

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Basil Williams

    Published in 1966: The object of this book is to give a picture of Pitt, true to life and ‘captivating the people,’ whom he served and loved. He has sometimes suffered in history because the people who appreciated him at his highest were inarticulate and have left the field to the surmises of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
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