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American Born ChineseAmerican Born Chinese
Gene Luen Yang

Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2008-12-23 | ISBN-13: 9780312384487

Atlas ShruggedAtlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand
Peopled by larger-than-life heroes and villains, charged with towering questions of good and evil, Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rand’s magnum opus: a philosophical revolution told in the form of an action thriller.Who is John Galt? When he says that he will stop the motor of the world, is he a destroyer or a liberator? Why does he have to fight his b ...
Number of pages: 1192 | Publication Date: 2004-12-28 | ISBN-13: 9780452286368

Attention Is Cognitive UnisonAttention Is Cognitive Unison
Christopher Mole
Some psychological phenomena can be explained by identifying and describing the processes that constitute them. Others cannot be explained in that way. In Attention is Cognitive Unison Christopher Mole gives a precise account of the metaphysical difference that divides these two categories and shows that, when current psychologists attempt to expl ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2011-01-10 | ISBN-13: 9780195384529

Gravity, a Geometrical CourseGravity, a Geometrical Course
Pietro Giuseppe Frè
‘Gravity, a Geometrical Course’ presents general relativity (GR) in a systematic and exhaustive way, covering three aspects that are homogenized into a single texture: i) the mathematical, geometrical foundations, exposed in a self consistent contemporary formalism, ii) the main physical, astrophysical and cosmological applications,  updated t ...
Number of pages: 452 | Publication Date: 2012-10-24 | ISBN-13: 9789400754423

Eclipses, Transits, and Comets of the Nineteenth CenturyEclipses, Transits, and Comets of the Nineteenth Century
by Stella Cottam, Wayne Orchiston
Grabbing the attention of poets, politicians and the general public alike, a series of spectacular astronomical events in the late 1800s galvanized Americans to take a greater interest in astronomy than ever before. At a time when the sciences were not yet as well established in the United States as they were in Europe, this public interest and sup ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2014-09-17 | ISBN-13: 9783319083407

Thus Spake Zarathustra (Dover Thrift Editions)Thus Spake Zarathustra (Dover Thrift Editions)
Friedrich Nietzsche
A tremendously influential philosophical work of the late nineteenth century, Thus Spake Zarathustra is also a literary masterpiece by one of the most important thinkers of modern times. In it, the ancient Persian religious leader Zarathustra (or Zoroaster) serves as the voice for Friedrich Nietzsche's views, which include the introduction of the ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 1999-01-05 | ISBN-13: 9780486406633

The Problem of the Motion of BodiesThe Problem of the Motion of Bodies
Danilo Capecchi
This book focuses on the way in which the problem of the motion of bodies has been viewed and approached over the course of human history. It is not another traditional history of mechanics but rather aims to enable the reader to fully understand the deeper ideas that inspired men, first in attempting to understand the mechanisms of motion and then ...
Number of pages: 554 | Publication Date: 2014-07-02 | ISBN-13: 9783319048390

Geometry and MonadologyGeometry and Monadology
Vincenzo de Risi
This book reconstructs, from both historical and theoretical points of view, Leibniz’s geometrical studies, focusing in particular on the research Leibniz carried out in his final years. The work’s main purpose is to offer a better understanding of the philosophy of space and in general of the mature Leibnizean metaphysics. This is the first e ...
Number of pages: 658 | Publication Date: 2007-05-21 | ISBN-13: 9783764379858

The Quantum SelfThe Quantum Self
Danah Zohar
In The Quantum Self, Danah Zohar argues that the insights of modem physics can illuminate our understanding of everyday life -- our relationships to ourselves, to others, and to the world at large. Guiding us through the strange and fascinating workings of the subatomic realm to create a new model of human consciousness, the author addresses enduri ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 1991-05-24 | ISBN-13: 9780688107369

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