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HANDBOOK 2004 : Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE)

By: N/A

Price: $30.40

Publisher: Parkville, VIC, Australia, ATSE (Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering): 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009040

Condition: Very Good +


xiv, + 286pp., b/white thumbnail photographic images throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Gloss card wrapper minimally edgeworn and scuffed only. " . . . a ready reference, for use by the Fellows of the Academy, on all essential aspects of ATSE operations through calendar year 2004." Book weight approx. 700g. Size: 8vo (large) View more info

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HYDROPHOBIC INTERACTION CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles And Methods

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Sweden, Pharmacia: 1993

Seller ID: 009708

ISBN: 9197049042

Condition: Very Good +


103pp., b/white figures throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "This book can serve as an excellent introduction to the subject of HIC for those new to this method of separation. More experienced chromatographers can also benefit from the useful review . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 6 chapters, References. Book weight approx. 270g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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ION EXCHANGE CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods

By: N/A

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Sweden, Pharmacia Fine Chemicals:

Seller ID: 009709

Condition: Very Good


71pp., b/white figures throughout. No publication date (c.1980s). Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has (small area) partially-erased previous owner's name to upper front panel, minor scuffs and slight discolouration to white background. "This handbook was designed as a practical guide to the use of ion exchange media available from Pharmacia Fine Chemicals . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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POLYACRYLAMIDE GEL ELECTROPHORESIS : Laboratory Techniques

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Sweden, Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division):

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 009710

Condition: Very Good +


No publication date (c. 1980s). 72pp., colour photographic illustrations and b/white diagrams. Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper very mildly edgeworn, slight discolouration to white background. "This laboratory manual contains detailed practical description of techniques that can be performed with the Pharmacia Gel Electrophoresis System . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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GEL FILTRATION : Theory and Practice

By: N/A

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Sweden, Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division):

Seller ID: 009711

Condition: Very Good


No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 64pp., b/white figures throughout. Booklet clean. Staples firm, no rust. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has neat previous owner's name to upper front panel, soft corner crease to same, minor discolouration to white background, negligible edgewear. "This handbook was designed as a laboratory aid to the practical use of Pharmacia gel filtration media . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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AFFINITY CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods

By: N/A

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Sweden, Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division):

Seller ID: 009712

Condition: Good+


No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 112pp., b/white figures and photographic illustrations. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a corner crease, minor edgewear, surface scuffs and some discolouration to white background. "This handbook contains a description of affinity products which were available from Pharmacia, and detailed instructions for their use as well as examples of many applications . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

CURRENT TECHNICAL PRACTICES FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF LARGE DAMS IN AUSTRALIA

By: (Contributors Engineers)

Price: $21.85

Publisher: Australia, Ancold (Australian National Committee of Large dams): 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005051

Condition: Good+


ii, + 233pp., intext and fold-out tables. Book clean and square. Side-staple bound. Taped-in (with stains) amendments and errata throughout, plus several minor correcting annotations in pen, otherwise leaves clean. Limp card, printed wrapper decidedly U.V. affected on spine and front, which has a former owner's name there-on. This publication, the culmination of intensive work by a team and committee of experienced engineers that considered design, construction, operation and maintenance required for large dams in Australia. It covered the fields of geology, hydrology, materials investigation ... View more info

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NEEM : A Tree for Solving Global Problems

By: (Contributors)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., National Academy Press: 1998

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 008732

ISBN: 0309046866

Condition: Very Good +


ix, + 141pp., b/white photographic illustrations, and figures, intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and indented, soft corner crease to front panel. Report of an Ad Hoc Panel of the Board on Science and Technology for International Development National Research Council. "Neem is a fascinating tree. On the one hand, it seems to be one of the most promising of all plants and may eventually benefit every person on the planet . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 10 chapters, Appendixes: A-E, The BOSTID Innovation Program, BOSTID ... View more info

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IDEAL BOILERS RADIATORS ACCESSORIES 1933

By: (Staff Writers)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Hulls, York, U.K., National Radiator Company: 1933

Seller ID: 006379

Condition: Fair +


208pp., illustrated throughout: halftone plates, and schematic diagrams. Patinated gilt titles over black, flexi-cloth covers, which are mildly abraded and bumped. Several supplier's stamps on free endpapers, and textblock edges, generally fingermarked and soiled, with a crack on front pastedown. A trade price, and supply catalogue for the National Radiator Company, of Hull, Yorks., manufacturers and suppliers of the 'Ideal' range of radiators and boilers. Includes a section on valves, pipe fittings, tools, etc., plus Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item... View more info

WHY DIDN'T I THINK OF THAT? Bizarre Origins of Ingenious Inventions We Couldn't Live Without

By: Allyn Freeman and Bob Golden

Price: $12.35

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002422

ISBN: 0471165115

Condition: Very Good +


xiv, + 240pp., small, intext illustrations, dark blue text throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally splayed, otherwise very good. "Ever wonder how anyone came up with the idea for a product you couldn't imagine living without? Familiar products like Velcro, Post-It-Notes, Swiss Army Knife or Lego . . . Read this book and you will discover . . . " Contents include: Intro., 50 famous products, Acknowledgements, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 490g. View more info

WELLS AND SEPTIC SYSTEMS

By: Alth, Max and Charlotte [revised by S. Blackwell Duncan]

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, U.S.A., TAB Books: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition, 2nd. Imp.

Seller ID: 002150

ISBN: 0830621369

Condition: Very Good +,


ix+262pp. Intext, instructional, demonstrative, b/white line-drawings, graphs and tables throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper lightly bumped on foredge corners, otherwise v/good. Revised and updated by S. Blackwell Duncan, this volume contains all the information needed to build a well or septic system yourself.Contents, in 'Parts', include:Intro., 1/ Septic Systems-how septic tanks work, Percolation Test, Tank Selection, Construction, Piping, Planning, Installing. 2/ Water Wells- Groundwater, Quality, Finding Water, Before you dig, Driving wells, ditt... View more info

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GREEN IS GOOD : An Insider's Story of the Battle for a Green Australia

By: Angel, Jeff

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, ABC Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011521

ISBN: 0733323502

Condition: Very Good +


ix, + 310pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. Jeff Angel exposes the "real face of environmental change: the twin pressures of politics and industry groups; ongoing tensions between fundamentalism and pragmatism in the environmental movement; and the ineffectiveness of many environmental laws and government agencies. He takes us inside some of the most pivotal events in Australian political history, and predicts what will happen next in the fight to save the environment . . . " Book weight approx. 470g. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾... View more info

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PARAFFINS: Chemistry and Technology

By: Asinger, F.

Price: $83.60

Publisher: Oxford, U.K., Pergamon Press: 1968

Seller ID: 001081

Condition: Very Good


xxiii, + 896pp., b/w line drawings, graphs throughout. First English Edition. Based on the German book: Chemie Und Technologie Der Paraffinkohlenwasserstoffe, Akademie-Verlag, 1956. Minor lower foredge corner bump, else covers clean. Gilt titles there-on. Spine firm, no cracks. Former owner's name and tape stains on endpaper[s]. Very slightly tanned paper [not foxed]. Loose-plastic protected, illustrated dustjacket edgeworn, a few short closed tears and chipping. Numerous chapters, heavily sub-chaptered, include: Production and manufacture of the paraffinic hydrocarbons, Catalytic hydrogenatio... View more info

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COMMON BATTERY TELEPHONY SIMPLIFIED: A Book for Practical Telephone Men and Students

By: Atkins, Walter

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Fleet Street, London, "The Electrician" Printing and Publishing Company: 1914

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 000734

Condition: Very Good +


x, + 180pp., 162 b/w diagram illustrations intext. Advertisements on f.e.p.'s, section of electro-technical book advertisements at rear. Book square, illustrated cloth has a short pen scribble on rear cover, else cloth in very good condition. No dustjacket. Other than a few foxing spots to edges, finger marks on endpapers and former owner's name on fly, leaves are clean. First published September. 1912, contents include: Introduction, Main frame and apparatus room, Subscriber's switchboard arrangements, Junctions, Subscriber's apparatus, Testing arrangements, Miscellaneous circuits, Appendices... View more info

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SOLUTION OF PROBLEMS IN ADVANCED ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

By: Atkinson, G.H. and Stevens, R.A.

Price: $85.50

Publisher: London, Pitman and Sons: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009327

Condition: Very Good +


xiii, + 330pp., intext, line-drawn figures, graphs, and tables, with numerous formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain blue boards lightly bumped on foredge corners. Text-block clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, mildly edgeworn, soiled and abraded. Featuring essential points of theory, lists of relevant formulae, fundamental principles, and references to appropriate texts, the primary function of this textbook is to provide a series of worked and unworked examples in electrical engineering topics aimed at t... View more info

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THE INELASTIC SPACE FRAME

By: Baker, A.L.L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Concrete Publications: 1967

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009153

Condition: Very Good


82pp., intext tables, graphs and diagrams throughout. Booklet clean and square, Spine firm. Line-illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed, abraded, bumped and corner-creased. An original supplier's sticker affixed to plain inner front wrap, else text-block unmarked. This title considers the inelastic effects of reinforced concrete structures, the phenomena of cracking, creep, shrinkage and deformation, and the various influences are discussed. Contents include: Prelims., unchaptered articles, Acks., References. Book weight approx. 150g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post unde... View more info

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AND THEN CAME MAN (English Editon)

By: Bastian, H.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Museum Press: 1963

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 013067

Condition: Very Good


354pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections (all called-for plates extant and attached). Intext, line-drawn sketch illustrations, diagrams, maps and tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Plain green boards undamaged. Text block top edge tinted (a faded) green, else leaves unmarked. Art-illustrated (Youngman Carter), loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. Originally published in the German, as 'Und Dann Kam Der Mensch', Ullstein Verlag, Berlin, 1959. English translation by Desmond I. Vesey. In this book the author describe... View more info

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IS THAT A FACT?

By: Battersby, Mark

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Canada, Broadview Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008606

ISBN: 1551115875

Condition: Very Good +


viii, + 232pp., b/white illustrations, figures and graphs, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. " . . . a readable, entertaining, reliable, and useful guide to an important life skill in today's complex world: understanding, evaluating, and using statistical information and reports of scientific research." Contents include: 13 chapters, Glossary. Book weight approx. 345g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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HYDRAULIC DESIGN OF STILLING BASIN FOR PIPE OR CHANNEL OUTLETS

By: Beichley, G.L.

Price: $25.65

Publisher: Denver, Colorado, USA, Bureau of Reclamation, United States Department of the Interior: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008585

Condition: Very Good


vi, + 27pp., intext illustrations throughout: b/white halftone plates, sectional drawings and graphs. Saddle-stitched, staple-bound format. Staples rusty, but holding. Three, margin-taped errata overlays, else leaves clean. Printed limp wrapper nominally edgeworn, with two tiny rust specks, plus a referencing sticker affixed to plain rear wrap. Research Report No. 24, Basin VI in the Bureau of Reclamation Designation Study Report was conducted to standardize and modify existing procedures used in the design of the impact Type VI Stilling Basin. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, The Mod... View more info

AUSTRALIAN ASTRONOMERS: Achievements at the Frontiers of Astronomy

By: Bhathal, Ragbir

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Canberra and Melbourne, Australia, National Library of Australia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000214

ISBN: 0642106665

Condition: Very Good +


vii, & 236pp., b/w illustrations, diagrams. Cosmic illustrated stiff card wrap has a tiny bump to lower foredge corner; else fine. The series of scientists interviewed for this book include: R. Hanbury Brown, John Bolton, Ron Ekers, Ken Freeman, Ben Gascoigne and others. Weight approx. 750g. View more info