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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78

ISBN: 0762102772

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Book of Nothing, The: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas About the Origin of the Universe

By: Barrow, John D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Pantheon Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA42

ISBN: 0375420991

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 724gms, 361 pages. This remarkable book ranges over every nook and cranny of nothingness to reveal how the human mind has had to make something of nothing in every field of human enquiry. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered with protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Universe That Discovered Itself, The

By: Barrow, John D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: Revised and Retitled Edition

Seller ID: SCI77

ISBN: 0192862006

Condition: Good


Softcover, revised and retitled edition, 500gms, 448pgs. This is an extraorindary study of how we view the universe. Cover the magical notions of primitive cultures to the latest ides about chaos, black holes, inflation, and superstrings, the book traces the development of the laws of nature and how we've come to know them. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows some mild curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe

By: Begelman, Mitchell; and Rees, Martin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Scientific American Library: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: SCISPA39

ISBN: 0716760290

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first printing, 626gms, 246 pages. This book describes how black holes were found and what their existence implies for the evolution of our universe. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Rocket Dreams: How the Space Age Shaped Our Vision of a World Beyond

By: Benjamin, Marina

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Random House , Inc: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA7

ISBN: 0099283654

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 277 pages. From the first landings on the moon to the implications of our cyber worlds, this unusual and intriguing book takes a provocative look at our fascination with space. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Quest for Mars, The: The NASA Scientists and Their Search for Life Beyond Earth

By: Bergreen, Laurence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Harper Collins Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA49

ISBN: 0006531342

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 298gms, 368 pages. The untold story of NASAs search for life on Mars. A story as intense as it is comples, as human as it is scientifically illuminating. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Meteorites: A Journey Through Space and Time

By: Bevan, Alex; & De Laeter, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA25

ISBN: 086840490X

Condition: Good


Hardcover, First edition, 1.2kg, 215pgs. Meteorites hold the answers to the complexities of the formation of the universe, includes 250 stunning colour illustrations. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Dead Mars Dying Earth

By: Brandenburg, John. E.; Paxson, Monica. Rix.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Element Books Limited: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA14

ISBN: 1862048118

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 500gms, 306 pages. Dead Mars, Dying Earth Makes a clear and final argument: Planets are fragile. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some mild tearing to the spine and front cover, mild page discolouration to page edges, previous bookseller's sticker inside back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Einstein's Universe: Relativity Made Plain - the Amazing Achievement of Albert Einstein and What It Means Today

By: Calder, Nigel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Greenwich House: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SCIPHY17

ISBN: 0517385708

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 408gms, 154 pages. This book was written to celebrate the centenary of Einstein's birth. It pays tribute to the elegance, originality, and force of Einstein's work and demonstrates with such eloquence the debt that science and humankind, in their probe of the cosmos, will owe him for eternity. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows one or two small tears, otherwise no other pre-lov... View more info

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Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!: A Vision of the 20th Century as It Happened

By: Clarke, Arthur C.; and Macauley, Ian T. (ed)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA33

ISBN: 0002246988

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 388gms, 558 pages. The most visionary and versatile thinker of his age gathers together in a single volume his most significant and prophetic non-fiction writings to present a personal view of the twentieth century. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Carl Sagan: A Life

By: Davidson, Keay

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, USA, John Wiley & Sons: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA64

ISBN: 0471395366

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 800gms, 540 pages. Carl Sagan was one of the most celebrated scientists of this century- the handsome and alluring visionary who inspired a generation to look to the heaven and beyond. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, previous bookseller's sticker inside back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Astronomy 2004 Australia

By: Dawes, Glenn; Northfield, Peter; Wallace, Ken

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Quasar Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA29

ISBN: 0958590699

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 436g, 152pgs. This book has everything you need to enjoy the night sky, with nothing other than your eyes and a sense of curiosity. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Binocular and Naked Eye Guide to the Stars, The

By: Dibon-Smith, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Clear Skies Publishing Company: 2004

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA57

Condition: Good


Spiral bound softcover, third revised edition, third printing, 192gms, 210 pages. This is the ideal way to learn how to find your way around the night skies. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Constellations Pocket Guide, The: The 2005-2006 Edition

By: Dibon-Smith, Richard

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Clear Skies Publishing Company: 2005

Edition: 2005-2006 Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA58

ISBN: 0968415717

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, pocket sized, second printing, 224gms, 299 pages. Using current astonomical information, this star guide is one of the most accurate and up-to-date guides on the market. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Atlas of the Night Sky

By: Dunlop, Storm (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SCISPA27

ISBN: 0600351130

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 744g, 80pgs, blue endpapers. This is a large format practical atlas for the amateur astronomer showing the positions of the stars and planets in the night sky. It includes a complete series of northern and southern hemisphere epoch 2000.0 star maps, a detailed analysis of the 88 constellations, and moon maps. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a book plate from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherw... View more info

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Suppressed Inventions & Other Discoveries

By: Eisen, Jonathan

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Avery Publishing Group: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI60

ISBN: 0895298090

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 840g, 546pgs. True stories of supression, scientific cover-ups, misinformation, and brilliant breakthroughs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Sky Watch: A Guide to the Southern Skies

By: Ellyard, David

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SCISPA51

ISBN: 0733306756

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 216gms, 143 pages. This book will help you get started on your astronomy adventure. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Measuring the Universe: The Historical Quest to Quantify Space

By: Ferguson, Kitty

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA1

ISBN: 0747256993

Condition: Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 254gms, 306 pages. An exciting and accessible mix of history and cutting-edge science, this book chronicles man's attempts to push back the frontiers of understanding. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Case of the Missing Neutrinos and Other Curious Phenomena of the Universe, The

By: Gribbin, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Book Group, The: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA12

ISBN: 0140287345

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 234 pages. In this illuminating excursion through the Universe, award-winning astronomer John Gribbin asks- and frequently answers- questions that are diverse and puzzling. Book is in good condition with very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid

By: Gribbin, John & Mary

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, England, Pocket Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SCISPA41

ISBN: 0671854410

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 220gms, 264 pages. Could collision with a giant comet pose the greatest threat to human life this planet has ever faced? This book shows that the next appalling series of cosmic hits will almost certainly lead to the extinction of humankind. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info