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A History of Science and Its Relations with Philosphy & Religion

By: Dampier-Whetham, William Cecil Dampier

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan, 1930

Edition: First Edition


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A History of the Warfare of Science With Theology in Christendom (Volumer 1)

By: White, Andrew D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Appletons, 1910

Edition: Later printing


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A Locomotive Engineer's Album

By: Abdill, George B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza, (1965)

Edition: Reprint


"The Saga of Steam Engines in America. Fifth in the Old Railroad Series." Illustrated View more info

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A Speck on the Sea: Epic Voyages in the Most Improbable Vessels

By: Longyard, William H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill, 2003

Edition: First Edition


"More than seventy accounts of big adventures in small boats." Illustrated View more info

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American Science and Invention: A Pictorial History

By: Wilson, Mitchell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza, (1954)

Edition: Reprint


"The Fabulous Story of how American dreamers, wizards, and inspired tinkerers converted a wilderness into the wonder of the world." Oversize hardcover, 438 pages with index. Copiously illustrated View more info

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Art and Argyrol: The Life and Career of Dr. Albert C. Barnes

By: Schack, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Yoseloff, 1960

Edition: First Edition


"The amazing story of Dr. Albert C. Barnes - compounder of Argyrol, millionaire, master of controversy, and patron of the arts." Argyrol was an early chemical treatment for gonorrhea View more info

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British Aviation: Ominous Skies 1935-1939

By: Penrose, Harald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1980

Edition: First Edition


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British Aviation: The Adventuring Years

By: Penrose, Harald

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Putnam, 1973

Edition: First Edition


727 pages with extensive index, illustrated with more than 600 photographs and drawings View more info

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British Aviation: The Pioneer Years 1903-1914

By: Penrose, Harald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero, 1967

Edition: First Edition


Hundreds of photos, detailed index, "Selected Brief Biographies," "Patents of Significance on Aerial Machines, 1842-1914" View more info

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British Aviation: Widening Horizons 1930-1934

By: Penrose, Harald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1979

Edition: First Edition


Illustrated, detailed index View more info

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Galileo and the Scientific Revolution

By: Fermi, Laura & Bernardini, Gilberto

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett, 1965

Edition: Second edition


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Holy Old Mackinaw: A Natural History of the American Luberjack

By: Holbrook, Stewart H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan, 1948

Edition: First Edition


."The American Lumberjack at work and at play from Maine to Oregon." Map endpapers View more info

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Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life

By: Shapin, Steven & Schaffer, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University, 1985

Edition: Later Printing


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Logging and Lumbering in Maine: Images of America

By: Wilson, Donald A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charleston (SC), Arcadia, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Hundreds of images portray the history of lumbering from 1630 to the present View more info

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No Echo in the Sky (Literature and History of Aviation series)

By: Penrose, Harald

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Arno, 1972

Edition: Reprint


Originally published in 1958. Penrose was chief test pilot for Westland Aircraft from 1931 to 1953 and also authored numerous books on british aviation View more info