1488 books (75 pages) in this category

How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our Lives

by Brian Clegg

New for Icon's Hot Science series - a startling insight into the data that runs our lives. ...

ISBN: 9781785782343

Binding: Paperback

Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616910

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookThoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616934

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby John Spicer

Biologist John Spicer shows how closely our future is linked with that of biodiversity while navigating listeners through some key problems facing our planet, including mass extinctions, population explosions, habitat destruction, and ...

ISBN: 9781743104514

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio BookA Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences

by Wayne W. Daniel

<p>This 10th edition of <b><i>Biostatistics: A Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences, 10th Edition</i></b> should appeal to the same audience for which the first nine editions were written: advanced undergraduate students, beginning ...

ISBN: 9781118302798

Binding: Hardback

by Malcolm Dando

Against an uneasy political backdrop of failed agreements and legal loopholes, along with the worrying growth of biological and chemical agents around the world, biological warfare has become a real concern for anyone worried about a future of ...

ISBN: 9781743104521

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby CHARLES C PINTER

Accessible but rigorous, this outstanding text encompasses all of the topics covered by a typical course in elementary abstract algebra. Its easy-to-read treatment offers an intuitive approach, featuring informal discussions followed by ...

ISBN: 9780486474175

Binding: Paperback

by CHARLES C PINTER

Suitable for upper-level undergraduates, this accessible approach to set theory poses rigorous but simple arguments. Each definition is accompanied by commentary that motivates and explains new concepts. Starting with a repetition of the ...

ISBN: 9780486497082

Binding: Paperback

by R. L. GOODSTEIN

Famous for the number-theoretic first-order statement known as Goodstein's theorem, author R. L. Goodstein was also well known as a distinguished educator. With this text, he offers an elementary treatment that employs Boolean algebra as a ...

ISBN: 9780486458946

Binding: Paperback

Boolean Algebra and Its Applications

by J. ELDON WHITESITT

This introduction to Boolean algebra explores the subject on a level accessible even to those with a modest background in mathematics. The first chapter presents the algebra of sets from an intuitive point of view, followed by a formal ...

ISBN: 9780486477671

Binding: Paperback

by FRANK MARKHAM BROWN

A systematic treatment of Boolean reasoning, this concise, newly revised edition combines the works of early logicians with recent investigations, including previously unpublished research results.For the benefit of readers without formal ...

ISBN: 9780486427850

Binding: Paperback

Boundary Value Problems and Fourier Expansions

by CHARLES R. MACCLUER

Based on modern Sobolev methods, this text for advanced undergraduates and graduate students is highly physical in its orientation. It integrates numerical methods and symbolic manipulation into an elegant viewpoint that is consonant with ...

ISBN: 9780486439013

Binding: Paperback

Boundary Value Problems of Applied Mathematics

by JOHN L. TROUTMAN

Addressing both physical and mathematical aspects, this self-contained text on boundary value problems is geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students in mathematics. Prerequisites include some familiarity with multidimensional ...

ISBN: 9780486812229

Binding: Paperback

by K. B. ATHREYA

A unified treatment of the limit theory of branching processes, this volume focuses on basics. Courses in analysis and probability are prerequisites for this text, which is appropriate for graduate students and advanced undergraduates. The ...

ISBN: 9780486434742

Binding: Paperback

The Exotic Physics of Everyday Objects

by Chad Orzel

Just beneath the surface of our ordinary lives, strange phenomena lurk. Exciting physics doesn’t only show up in the Big Bang, or a black hole, or in the guts of giant particle accelerators like the Large Hadron Collider – it’s all around ...

ISBN: 9781489464279

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookThe Exotic Physics of Everyday Objects

by Chad Orzel

Just beneath the surface of our ordinary lives, strange phenomena lurk. Exciting physics doesn’t only show up in the Big Bang, or a black hole, or in the guts of giant particle accelerators like the Large Hadron Collider – it’s all around ...

ISBN: 9781489464286

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio BookBridge to Advanced Mathematics

by DENNIS SENTILLES

This helpful workbook-style ""bridge"" book introduces students to the foundations of advanced mathematics, spanning the gap between a practically oriented calculus sequence and subsequent courses in algebra and analysis with a more theoretical ...

ISBN: 9780486482194

Binding: Paperback

Brief Introduction to Theta Functions

by RICHARD BELLMAN

Brief but intriguing, this monograph on the theory of elliptic functions was written by one of America's most prominent and widely read mathematicians. Richard Bellman encompasses a wealth of material in a succession of short chapters, ...

ISBN: 9780486492957

Binding: Paperback

Reflections on the Romance of Science

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan, writer and scientist, returns from the frontier to tell us about how the world works. In his delightfully down-to-earth style, he explores and explains a mind-boggling future of intelligent robots, extraterrestrial life and its ...

ISBN: 9781543616996

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookReflections on the Romance of Science

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan, writer and scientist, returns from the frontier to tell us about how the world works. In his delightfully down-to-earth style, he explores and explains a mind-boggling future of intelligent robots, extraterrestrial life and its ...

ISBN: 9781543617016

Binding: CD-Extra

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