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Image for The Meaning of Relativity: Fifth Edition, including the Relativistic Theory of the Non-symmetric Field (The Stafford Little lectures of Princeton University, May 1921)

The Meaning of Relativity: Fifth Edition, including the Relativistic Theory of the Non-symmetric Field (The Stafford Little lectures of Princeton University, May 1921)

By: Albert Einstein

Price: $38.95

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1956

Seller ID: 68011

ISBN: B0036KYPMA

Condition: Used - Very Good


5th Edition (1956 - Princeton Univ Press) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . These lectures were given in 1921, the same year Einstein received the Nobel Prize for Physics. They remain key texts for anyone wishing to discover the workings of one of the most ispiring minds of the twentieth century. TOC: 1.) Space and Time in Pre-Relativity Physics -- 2.) The Theory of Special Relativity -- 3.) The General Th... View more info

Quanta: Collection Of Papers Dedicated To Gregor Wentzel

By: Editor-Peter G. O. Freund

Price: $5.95

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 1970

Seller ID: 336

ISBN: 0226262804

Condition: Used - Very Good


Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Dust Jacket. From Private Collection. In Archival Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Dust Jacket. From Private Collection. In Archival Mylar Protected Dust Jacket View more info

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Steam-Engine Principles and Practice (Library of Power Plant Practice)

By: Editor-Terrell Croft

Price: $29.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1922

Seller ID: 63132

ISBN: 1559183756

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition 2nd Printing. Previous owner's notes on inside front and back cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently Used View more info

Image for Practical Heat - Part II (Library of Power Plant Practice)

Practical Heat - Part II (Library of Power Plant Practice)

By: Editor-Terrell Croft

Price: $8.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63134

ISBN: 281BNB1003219

Condition: Used - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition (1923) . No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently Used. View more info

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Practical Heat - Part I (Library of Power Plant Practice)

By: Editor-Terrell Croft

Price: $8.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63135

ISBN: 281BNB1003218

Condition: Used - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition (1923). No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used. View more info

Image for Electrical Machinery: Principles, Operation and Management (Library of Power Plant Practice)

Electrical Machinery: Principles, Operation and Management (Library of Power Plant Practice)

By: Editor-Terrell Croft

Price: $8.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1923

Seller ID: 63136

ISBN: B0041BQNA0

Condition: Used - Very Good


2nd Edition - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used View more info

Image for Nuclear Physics: A Course Given By Enrico Fermi At The Unversity Of Chicago. Notes Compiled By Jay Orear, A. H. Rosenfeld, and R. A. Schluter (Revised Edition)

Nuclear Physics: A Course Given By Enrico Fermi At The Unversity Of Chicago. Notes Compiled By Jay Orear, A. H. Rosenfeld, and R. A. Schluter (Revised Edition)

By: Enrico Fermi; Preface- Jay Orear, A. H. Rosenfeld, R. A. Schluter

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Chicago University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 67824

ISBN: B00FM0OGEO

Condition: Used - Very Good


7th Printing (Univ of Chicago - 1958) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. Lightly tanned at edges of paper wraps. View more info

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The Science of Mechanics: A Critical and Historical Account of Its Development (With Revisions Through the Ninth German Edition)

By: Ernst Mach; Translator-Thomas J. McCormack; Introduction-Karl Menger

Price: $16.95

Publisher: The Open Court Publishing Company: 1960

Seller ID: 66589

ISBN: B000XH7P1W

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Light wear on cover. . . . . . . . . Contains additions and alterations up to the ninth (Final) edition. 250 cuts and illustrations. New introduction by Karl Menger. . . . . . . . . . Ernst Mach's Science of mechanics is a classic of physics. It's purpose is to show that mechanics is a science based on assumptions, but in the process, there are shown many, many facts which give the cause for such assumption... View more info

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Elementary Mechanical Refrigeration: A simple and non-technical treatise (The Power Plant Library 6-9)

By: Fred E. Matthews

Price: $8.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1912

Seller ID: 63127

ISBN: B000Q9VV9E

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition - 9th Printing. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

Time in History: Views of Time from Prehistory to the Present Day

By: G. J. Whitrow

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: January 2004

Seller ID: 52281

ISBN: 0760755493

Condition: Used - Very Good


Dust jacket has small mark along bottom but is otherwise clean. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

The Wave Watcher's Companion: From Ocean Waves to Light Waves via Shock Waves, Stadium Waves, andAll the Rest of Life's Undulations

By: Gavin Pretor-Pinney

Price: $2.93

Publisher: Perigee Trade: July 2010

Edition: First American

Seller ID: 62589

ISBN: 0399534261

Condition: Used - Good


First American Edition. Highlighting, underlining and notes throughout. Binding tight and square. Publisher's mark on bottom. View more info

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Electrical catechism: An introductory treatise on electricity and its uses (The Power plant library 4-9)

By: George D. Shepardson

Price: $9.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Co: 1908

Seller ID: 63123

ISBN: B00086NGRA

Condition: Used - Very Good


2nd Edition, 9th Printing. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

Image for Shafting, Pulleys, Belting, Rope Transmission and Shaft Governors (The Power Plant Library 8-9)

Shafting, Pulleys, Belting, Rope Transmission and Shaft Governors (The Power Plant Library 8-9)

By: Hubert E. Collins

Price: $9.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1908

Seller ID: 63125

ISBN: B0008C3RGO

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition, 9th Printing (Not a facsimile) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used. View more info

Image for Steam Turbines: A book of instruction for the adjustment and operation of the principal types of this class of prime movers (The Power Plant Library 7-9)

Steam Turbines: A book of instruction for the adjustment and operation of the principal types of this class of prime movers (The Power Plant Library 7-9)

By: Hubert E. Collins

Price: $9.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1909

Seller ID: 63126

ISBN: B00086UO9S

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Editon, 9th Printing (Not a facsimile) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used. View more info

Image for Valve Setting: Simple methods of setting the plain slide valve, Meyer cut-off. Corliss. and Poppet types (The Power Plant Library 5-9)

Valve Setting: Simple methods of setting the plain slide valve, Meyer cut-off. Corliss. and Poppet types (The Power Plant Library 5-9)

By: Hubert E. Collins

Price: $8.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1908

Seller ID: 63128

ISBN: B00085S1HQ

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition, 9th Printing. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used. View more info

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Theoretical Hydrodynamics - 5th Edition, Revised and Enlarged (Dover Books on Physics)

By: L. M. Milne-Thomson

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 67822

ISBN: 0486689700

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . Milne-Thomson's text is a about 40 years more recent than Lamb's Hydrodynamics, and I think it is slightly superior (but only slightly). The notation is a little more compatible with that used in more modern texts, and the text, while still laid out in the 'short article' format, flows a little better than Lamb's. Milne-Thomson makes a lot of use of the complex variable and complex potential methods, wh... View more info

Essays on Atomism: From Democritus to 1960

By: Lancelot Law Whyte

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Harper & Row / Harper Torchbook: 1963

Seller ID: 5199

ISBN: B000NPIK36

Condition: Used - Very Good


Clean! No Marks. Light Wear On Cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . ............ .............. Lancelot Law Whyte (1896–1972) was a Scottish financier and industrial engineer. He claimed to have worked with Albert Einstein on the unified field theory. He further claimed that this work was based on the theory of the 18th century natural philosopher Roger Boscovich. Whyte proposed something he called 'the unita... View more info

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Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance; Being the Waynflete Lectures, delivered in the College of St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford, in Hilary Term, 1948, together with a new essay, Symbol and Reality

By: Max Born

Price: $16.98

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1964

Seller ID: 66693

ISBN: B0006BM4UM

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - Appears unread. Light wear on cover. . . . . . . . I'll make this brief: A great book by a great Physicist. John S. Bell writes of this book: '...beautiful book by Born...one of the highlights of my Physics education.' (Reference: Journal Foundations of Physics,Volume 12, 1982, Pages 989-999). Do not let the word 'Philosophy' in the title throw you off. This is Physics. Ten Chapters (120 pages-from Causality... View more info

Image for Power Catechism: Correct Answers to Direct Questions Covering the Main Principles of Steam Engineering and the Transmission of Power. Compiled from the Regular Monthly Issues of 'Power'; Intended for Special Assitance in Preparation for Examination or where Direct Information is Desired (The Power Plant Library 3-9)

Power Catechism: Correct Answers to Direct Questions Covering the Main Principles of Steam Engineering and the Transmission of Power. Compiled from the Regular Monthly Issues of 'Power'; Intended for Special Assitance in Preparation for Examination or where Direct Information is Desired (The Power Plant Library 3-9)

By: Preface-F. R. Low

Price: $7.95

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1897

Seller ID: 63124

ISBN: B001TI6XKS

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition 9th Printing. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used. View more info

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The Amazing Petroleum Industry

By: V. A. Kalichevsky

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Reinhold Publishing Corporation: January 1943

Seller ID: 64032

ISBN: B000OM3KQK

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. No DJ. . . . . . . . . The Amazing Petroleum Industry' is primarily a description of modern petroleum-refining processes presented in a simple, clear-cut fashion with a minimum of technical detail. It is intermediate in nature between the ultra-simplified discussion suitable for those who have no technical background and no information about the petroleum industry and the usual technical treati... View more info