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Image for Physics Letters B  , Review of Particle Physics July 2008

Physics Letters B , Review of Particle Physics July 2008

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Boston, Elsevier: 2008

Seller ID: 16651

Condition: Near Fine


Only light wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book, text unmarked; Volume 667, Issues 1-5, September 2008; B&W Illustrations; 11 X 8.20 X 1.50 inches; 1340 pages; Complete in one volume. A large heavy volume View more info

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Mass Spectra and Isotopes

By: Aston, F. W.

Price: $56.95

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1948

Edition: 2nd; Later Printing

Seller ID: 16741

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ chipped and worn with short tears, book has wear head & tail of spine, stamp on front end paper & title page for Westinghouse Research Laboratories, number written top of title page ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, hinges intact, text unmarked ; B&W Illustrations & Diagrams; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages View more info

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Isotopes

By: Aston, F.W.

Price: $84.95

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1924

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16841

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Dark blue cloth covered boards show some edge wear. Stylized bookplate with coat of arms and name of previous owner, accession sticker for British college library as well as a sticker from Niels Bohr Library, associated with American Institute of Physics. Withdrawn stamps as well as a stamp stating that this was reserve stock and as such was probably not in general circulation. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages View more info

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Atoms and Information Theory An Introduction to Statistical Mechanics

By: Baierlein, Ralph

Price: $59.50

Publisher: San Francisco, W. H. Freeman & Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17861

ISBN: 0716703327

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ has small tears and chipping, previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, text unmarked; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 486 pages; "modest objectives led me to write this book. My primary objective was to provide a specific alternative to the conventional developments of statistical mechanics, an alternative based on Richard Cox's contribution to probability theory, Claude Shannon's development of information the... View more info

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The Science of Crystals

By: Balibar, Francoise

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw Hill: 1993

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 17736

ISBN: 007004449X

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages; Explores the frontiers of research in crystal defects and describes new high-level applications in such areas as superconductors and new-age medicines. This is an english translation of 'La Science du cristal'. View more info

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The Atom and the Apple Twelve Tales from Contemporary Physics

By: Balibar, Sébastien

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17766

ISBN: 0691131082

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Text unmarked.; 9.20 X 6.30 X 0.80 inches; 190 pages; " Balibar examines twelve problems spanning the frontiers of physics, and he devotes a chapter to each issue. He looks at chaos theory, cosmology, fluid mechanics, and climatology. He explains how we discovered the age of the Earth, how we know the Universe is expanding ever more rapidly, and why the spiral patterns of pinecon... View more info

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The Chornobyl Accident A Comprehensive Risk Assessment

By: Baryakhtar, Victor & Victor Bar'yakhtar & Valerie Kukhar' & Ivan Los' & Vladimir Kholosha & Vyacheslav Shestopalov & George J. Vargo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Battelle Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18416

ISBN: 1574770829

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Glossy, paper covered, illustrated boards show slight wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 271 pages; "The authors, all of whom are Ukrainian and Russian scientists involved with Chornobyl nuclear power plant since the April 1986 accident, present a comprehensive review of the accident. In addition, they present a risk assessment of the remains of the destroyed reactor and its surrounding shelter, Chornobyl radioactive wa... View more info

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Fields of Force The Development of a World View from Faraday to Einstein

By: Berkson, William

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16539

ISBN: 0710076266

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Navy cloth covered boards, spine a little faded ; A bright, solid book, text unmarked; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 370 pages; The development of Physics through the ages. View more info

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The Picture Book of Quantum Mechanics

By: Brandt, Siegmund & Hans D. Dahmen

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Springer-Verlag: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16354

ISBN: 0387943803

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


A bright, solid book. As new, text unmarked ; B&W Illustrations; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.20 inches; 423 pages; "In studying classical mechanics, students are often helped by the fact that intuitions developed in everday life can give one a good idea of the behavior of the idealized objects dealt with in introductory courses. In addition, equations encountered are sufficiently simple to solve even in relatively complex situations that students can further develop their intuti... View more info

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The Origin of the Concept of Nuclear Forces

By: Brown, L.M & H Rechenberg

Price: $94.95

Publisher: London, Institute of Physics Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17786

ISBN: 0750303735

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Illustrated boards show light shelf wear, small corner bump to top front foredge. ; A bright, solid book , text unmarked.; B&W Illustrations; 9.41 X 6.75 X 1.04 inches; 392 pages; "The concept of fundamental nuclear forces emerged gradually during the start of the 1930s and reached our present level of description some time before the 1950s. The Origin of the Concept of Nuclear Forces presents a unified, comprehensive account of the history of this important part of ... View more info

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History of Physics Selected Reprints

By: Brush, Stephen G.

Price: $18.35

Publisher: College Park MD, American Association of Physics Teachers: 1993

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 17008

ISBN: 0917853296

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book.; Reprint Books; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 235 pages; Thirteen articles by leading historians of science provide a sampling of contemporary historical studies of major discoveries and theories in physics from Galileo to Einstein. This reprint book includes an annotated bibliography of more than 200 publications (with indications of those articles suitable for student reading) View more info

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Statistical Physics and the Atomic Theory of Matter from Boyle and Newton to Landau and Onsager

By: Brush, Stephen G.

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17782

ISBN: 0691083258

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only light scuffing of dust jacket ; Blue cloth covered boards with silver print on spine - as new, text unmarked. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Princeton Series in Physics; 9.80 X 6.40 X 1.10 inches; 368 pages View more info

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From Maxwell to Microphysics Aspects of Electromagnetic Theory in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth Century

By: Buchwald, Jed Z.

Price: $92.50

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 16311

ISBN: 0226078833

Condition: Very Good


Whole book appears to have rippled, with light corner curl ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, text unmarked; Trade PB; 9.30 X 6.50 X 1 inches; 356 pages; Reprint of the 1985 original. A comprehensive study of a great transition in physics. Buchwald shows how the British Maxwellian field theory of the late 19th century gave way to theoretical premises about the microstructure of matter based on the concept of the electron. View more info

Relaxation in Complex Systems and Related Topics

By: Campbell, Ian A. & Carlo Giovannella (editors)

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New York, Plenum Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13249

ISBN: 0306436000

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light wear and scuffing to glossy paper covered boards ; A tight solid book, text unmarked; NATO ASI Series: B: Physics Vol. 222; 0.81 x 9.21 x 6.14 Inches; 348 pages View more info

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Atomic Order Introduction to the Philosophy of Microphysics

By: Cantore, Enrico

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Cambridge MA, MIT Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16283

ISBN: 0262030357

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Corners of red cloth covered boards bumped, previous owner's name on front pastedown. ; A tight solid book, text unmarked; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1.20 inches; 336 pages; The intention of Atomic Order is to encourage and contribute to the dialogue between philosophers and scientists by discussing a concrete example of scientific discovery according to a method acceptable and understandable to both sides. View more info

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International Symposium on Nuclear Structure Physics Celebrating the Career of Peter Von Brentano : University of Gottingen, Germany 5-8 March 2001

By: Casten, Rick; Jan Jolie, Ulrich Kniessl & Peter Lieb (editors)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Jersey, World Scientific Publishing Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13245

ISBN: 9810246544

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear to book, bump head of spine, tear base of DJ spine ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 1.3 x 8.6 x 6.3 Inches; 456 pages; Nuclear structure physics is undergoing a major revival, full of activities and excitement. On the experimental side, this is being made possible by advances in detector technology and accelerator capabilities that give access to data and nuclei (especially exotic nuclei far from stability) never before accessible. On the... View more info

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Radioactivity and Radioactive Substances

By: Chadwick, Sir James

Price: $26.50

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1953

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 17918

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show some shelf wear, soiling, possible water damage to boards, pages unaffected. Previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book, text unmarked. Laid in are a couple of photocopies of excerpts from Quarterly Journal Mechanics and Applied Mathematics Vol VII, Pt 3 1954. One is 'Variation Principles in Dynamics' by L.A. Pars 1953 and the shorter one is 'What is Hamilton's Principle?' by Harold Jeffreys 1953 ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 120 pages View more info

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Analysis, Manifolds and Physics, Part 2 92 Applications

By: Choquet-Bruhat, Yvonne & Cecile DeWitt-Morette

Price: $121.50

Publisher: New York, North Holland: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 17805

ISBN: 0444870717

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show light shelf wear, small bumps, slight spotting of page fore edges. ; A bright, solid book.; 9.40 X 6.50 X 1.10 inches; 449 pages; "This second, companion volume contains 92 applications developing concepts and theorems presented or mentioned in the first volume. Introductions to and applications in several areas not previously covered are also included such as graded algebras with applications to Clifford algebras and (S)pin groups, Weyl Spinor... View more info

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Aspects of Symmetry Selected Erice Lectures

By: Coleman, Sidney

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17755

ISBN: 0521318270

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked. ; 9 X 6 X 1.04 inches; 420 pages; "This collection of review lectures on topics in theoretical high energy physics has few rivals for clarity of exposition and depth of insight. Delivered over the past two decades at the International School of Subnuclear Physics in Erice, Sicily, the lectures help to organize and explain material that a the time existed in a con... View more info

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Rise of the New Physics, vol II its mathematical and physical theories

By: D'Abro, A.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17921

ISBN: 0486200043

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show some shelf wear.; A tight, solid book, text unmarked.; 8.30 X 5.10 X 1.40 inches; 982 pages; This is a reprint of the 2nd edition View more info