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OVERSEAS TELEPHONE SERVICE

By: American Telephone & Telegraph Co. (AT&T)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [New York], Bell System: [1964?]

Seller ID: P7165

Condition: Very good


Unpaginated (approx. 20p.) Cover corners worn. Brochure covering the history, development, and operation of overseas telephone service with a look to the future. Only one copy located in OCLC (4/19) B&w and color illustrations and b&w photographs. (6"x9") View more info

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THE STORY OF THE TRANSISTOR: TEN YEARS OF PROGRESS

By: Bell Telephone Laboratories

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [New York], Bell Telephone Laboratories: 1958

Seller ID: P7166

Condition: Very good


21p. Wraps lightly soiled with scrapes to edges. Brochure with the history and development of transistor circuits by the Bell Telephone Laboratories with a look to the future. Brown illustrations. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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LISE MEITNER, ATOMIC POWER

By: Crawford, Deborah

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1969

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12796

Condition: Very good


192p. Price clipped jacket lightly rubbed and corners worn. Biography of Meitner, female Austrian scientist, who in 1938 announced the splitting of an atom in the laboratory. Her discoveries in nuclear physics marked the beginning of the Atomic Age. Includes bibliography. Young Books from Crown. Jacket design by W.T. Mars. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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X-RAYS FROM THE SUN (PUBLICATION 4480)

By: Friedman, Herbert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Smithsonian Institution: 1962

Seller ID: P7162

Condition: Very good


[12p.] "From the Smithsonian Report for 1961, page 251-262." Name written on front. Stab stapled wraps. B&w illustrations and 1 b&w plate. (9-1/8"x6") View more info

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THE URANIUM PEOPLE

By: Libby, Leona Marshall

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Crane Russak; Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12807

ISBN: 0844813001

Condition: Very good


x, 341p. 1st printing. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket folds scraped with back soiled and spots on front, corners chipped and spine sunned. Libby, the only woman of the original team of scientists who worked on the Manhattan Project at the University of Chicago, shares her experiences and "the scientific, personal, and ethical problems encountered by those who built the first nuclear reactor." 16 leaves of b&w photo plates. (10-3/4"x7-3/8") View more info

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CONSULTATION ROOM

By: Loomis, Frederic

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Oakland, California, Loomis Book Co.: 1946

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10883

Condition: Very Good


[xii], 281p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners and edges lightly worn, jacket has a long tear on front that has been tape repaired on outside with additional long tears to flap folds and chips to edges. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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IN AT THE BEGINNINGS: A PHYSICIST'S LIFE

By: Morse, Philip M

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts; London, MIT Press: 1977

Seller ID: H12719

ISBN: 0262131242

Condition: Very good


375p. 2nd printing (1978) Jacket has small creased tears to edges. Autobiography of the American pioneer of operations research. 6 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

ATOMIC RADIATION DETECTION AND MEASUREMENT (HOWARD W. SAMS PHOTOFACT PUBLICATION, ADR-1)

By: Renne, Harold S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Howard W. Sams & Co.: 1955

Seller ID: P7734

Condition: Good +


198p. Name on first page, cover scraped and corners worn. Overview of nuclear science divided into 3 sections: a general discussion of nuclear theory, the instruments to detect and measure atomic radiation, and finally how radiation detection and measuring equipment is employed in industry, civil defense, and prospecting. Includes bibliography and glossary. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x 5-1/2") View more info

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RU ER BOŠKOVI : VIZIONAR U PRIJELOMIMA FILOZOFIJE, ZNANOSTI I DRUŠTVA (RUDER BOSKOVIC)

By: Supek, Ivan

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Jugoslavenska Akademija Znanosti i Umjetnosti: 1989

Seller ID: H11788

ISBN: 864070113X

Condition: Very good


[208p.] Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Croatian. (9-1/2"x6-3/4") View more info

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HAZELTINE THE PROFESSOR

By: Wheeler, Harold A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Greenlawn, New York, Hazeltine Corp.: 1978

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11569

Condition: Very good


[xiv], 120p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Front cover sunned on top. Includes bibliographical references. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-3/4"x6-1/8") View more info