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Chemical & Biochemical eBooks

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  • The Secret Lives of Colour

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'A mind-expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox. Every colour has a story, and here are some of the most alluring, alarming, and thought-provoking. Very hard painting the hallway magnolia after this inspiring primer.'Simon GarfieldThe Secret Lives of Colour tells the unusual stories of the 75 most fascinating shades, dyes and hues. From blonde to ... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Emperor Of Scent

    by Chandler Burr ...
    In the tradition of Susan Orlean's The Orchid Thief and James Gleick's Genius, The Emperor of Scent tells the story of Luca Turin, an utterly unusual, stubborn scientist, his otherworldly gift for perfume, his brilliant, quixotic theory of how we smell, and his struggle to set before the world the secret of the most enigmatic of our senses. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Ingredients

    The Strange Chemistry of Plants, Poisons and Processed Foods

    by George Zaidan ...
    Cheese puffs. Coffee. Sunscreen. Vapes. Hand sanitiser. George Zaidan reveals the weird science behind everyday items that may or may not kill you, depending on whom you ask.If you want easy answers, this book is not for you. But if you’re curious which health studies to trust, what dense scientific jargon really means, and how to make better choices when it comes to food and health – dive right ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Biochemistry for Sport and Exercise Metabolism

    How do our muscles produce energy for exercise and what are the underlying biochemical principles involved? These are questions that students need to be able to answer when studying for a number of sport related degrees. This can prove to be a difficult task for those with a relatively limited scientific background. Biochemistry for Sport and Exercise Metabolism addresses this problem by placing ... Read more

    $64.99 AUD

  • Indigo

    In Search of the Colour that Seduced the World

    ____________________'An eye-opening account of the controversial role this gorgeous, coveted pigment has played through the millennia' - Elle'[McKinley's] discoveries resonate, and her unique experiences provide a vivid snapshot of the cultures she encountered in Africa' - Washington Post____________________Indigo is the rich, elect... ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Essential Biomaterials Science

    series Cambridge Texts in Biomedical Engineering
    This groundbreaking single-authored textbook equips students with everything they need to know to truly understand the hugely topical field of biomaterials science, including essential background on the clinical necessity of biomaterials, relevant concepts in biology and materials science, comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of all existing clinical and experimental biomaterials, and the ... Read more

    $96.99 AUD

  • Chemical Engineering Design

    SI edition

    series Chemical Engineering Series
    Chemical Engineering Design is one of the best-known and most widely adopted texts available for students of chemical engineering. It completely covers the standard chemical engineering final year design course, and is widely used as a graduate text. The hallmarks of this renowned book have always been its scope, practical emphasis and closeness to the curriculum. That it is written by practicing ... Read more

    $88.99 AUD

  • The Chemical Detective

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE SPECSAVERS DEBUT CRIME NOVEL AWARD, 2020

    by Fiona Erskine ...
    SHORTLISTED FOR THE SPECSAVERS DEBUT CRIME NOVEL AWARD, 2020‘Just the right blend of suspense and tension.’ Forbes, Editors' Pick‘Action, intrigue and a stonkingly modern heroine. It's a blast.’ Sunday Times Crime ClubDr Jaq Silver. Skier, scientist, international jet-setter, explosives expert. She blows things up to keep people safe.Working on avalanche co... ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Motorcyle Tuning: Chassis

    by John Robinson ...
    This third edition, in the same tradition as the second, is a vital servicing tool containing information covering virtually every motorcycle over 50cc sold in the UK since 1980. The author is technical editor of `Performance Bikes' and author of thewell known `Motorcycle Tuning' books.The book provides access to the most frequently used data for dealers, mechanics and enthusiasts who have to deal ... Read more

    $52.99 AUD

  • Cracking the Elements

    series Cracking Series
    From the earliest-known elements to those named in 2016, this book takes a comprehensive look at the development of the periodic table - and reveals untold stories, unsung pioneers and plenty of fascinating science along the way.In twelve illustrated chapters, the book makes sense of the patterns and groups within the periodic table, introducing each of the 118 known elements individually and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Chemical Free Pest Control

    Hundreds of Practical and Inexpensive Ways to Control Pests without Chemicals

    by Robin Stewart ...
    Why use toxic and potentially harmful chemicals to control pests when chemical-free methods are equally effective - and much cheaper! This book contains everything you need to know to make pests unwelcome in your home - from ants, cockroaches, silverfish, slugs and snails, cane toads, rats, rabbits and foxes through to common household dust mites, bacteria, mildew and mould. Robin Stewart's ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Cosmetics And How To Make Them

    by R. Bushby ...
    A republication of the early 1900s edition. This vintage book's contents include practical advice on the various methods and materials used to make many types of cosmetics. Contents include: Face Powder; Lotions (Including a Skin Tonic - An Astringent - A Muscle Oil - A Liquid Powder); Olis & Fats - A Cleansing Cream - A Skin Food - A Pore Cream; Vanishing Creams; Powder Cream - Waterproof Cream - ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Cannabinoids

    'Cannabinoids' is a broad term covering a group of natural products from Cannabis sativa, one of which locks on to specific receptors – protein molecules on the surface of cells – known as cannabinoid receptors. Over the past decades scientists have found that cannabinoid receptors and their endogenous ligands, the endocannabinoids, are involved in a vast array of physiological functions, ... Read more

    $167.99 AUD

  • Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers

    This new edition of the most complete handbook for chemical and process engineers incorporates the latest information for engineers and practitioners who depend on it as a working tool. New material explores the recent trends and updates of gas treating and fractionator computer solutions analysis. Substantial additions to this edition include a new section on gasification that reflects the many ... Read more

    $121.99 AUD

  • A History of Pesticides

    In this fascinating book, Graham Matthews takes the reader through the history of the development and use of chemicals for control of pests, weeds, and vectors of disease and then discusses their future. ... Read more

    $71.99 AUD

  • Learning from Accidents

    by Trevor Kletz ...
    Review of previous edition:"Trevor Kletz's book makes an invaluable contribution to the systematic, professional and scientific approach to accident investigation". The Chemical EngineerFully revised and updated, the third edition of Learning from Accidents provides more information on accident investigation, including coverage of accidents involving liquefied gases, building collapse and other ... Read more

    $192.99 AUD

  • Long Acting Animal Health Drug Products

    Fundamentals and Applications

    series Advances in Delivery Science and Technology
    Long acting veterinary formulations play a significant role in animal health, production and reproduction within the animal health industry. Such technologies offer beneficial advantages to the veterinarian, farmer and pet owner. These advantages have resulted in them growing in popularity in recent years.The pharmaceutical scientist is faced with many challenges when innovating new products in ... Read more

    $296.99 AUD

  • Chemical Process Safety

    Learning from Case Histories

    Chemical Process Safety: Learning from Case Histories, Fourth Edition gives insight into eliminating specific classes of hazards while also providing real case histories with valuable lessons to be learned. This edition also includes practical sections on mechanical integrity, management of change, and incident investigation programs, along with a list of helpful resources.The information ... Read more

    $109.99 AUD

  • Practical Pneumatics

    by Chris Stacey ...
    Pneumatic power is ideal for the ever increasing range of 'light' applications in which a cheap, clean, adaptable source of power is needed. Used in conjunction with microprocessor control it forms the basis of manufacturing automation from basic conveying and handling lines to complex robotic assembly systems. Training courses and books aimed at the technician have not kept pace with these ... Read more

    $82.99 AUD

  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics

    A technician's and engineer's guide

    by Andrew Parr ...
    Nearly all industrial processes require objects to be moved, manipulated or subjected to some sort of force. Such movements and manipulations are frequently accomplished by means of devices driven by liquids (hydraulics) or air (pneumatics), the subject of this book. Hydraulics and Pneumatics is written by a practicing process control engineer as a guide to the successful operation of hydraulic ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD

  • A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

    series Oxford Quick Reference
    A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering is one of the latest additions to the market leading Oxford Paperback Reference series. In over 3,400 concise and authoritative A to Z entries, it provides definitions and explanations for chemical engineering terms in areas including: materials, energy balances, reactions, separations, sustainability, safety, and ethics. Naturally, the dictionary also covers ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

  • Essential Fluid, Electrolyte and pH Homeostasis

    This textbook provides a unique, pocket-sized, self-directed study guide to fluid, electrolyte and acid base homeostasis for undergraduate biomedical science, pharmacology, medical and allied health students. It details the chemical (mostly ionic) composition of body fluids, explains how abnormalities arise, what laboratory tests can be used to identify and analyze the cause of these disorders and ... Read more

    $77.99 AUD

  • Nuclear Energy

    An Introduction to the Concepts, Systems, and Applications of Nuclear Processes

    Nuclear Energy is one of the most popular texts ever published on basic nuclear physics, systems, and applications of nuclear energy. This newest edition continues the tradition of offering a holistic treatment of everything the undergraduate engineering student needs to know in a clear and accessible way. The book presents a comprehensive overview of radioactivity, radiation protection, nuclear ... Read more

    $109.99 AUD

  • Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Fluids

    The fifth edition has been issued to incorporate two new tables - Data of Refrigerant 134a and a table containing for selected substances, molar enthalpies and molar Gibbs functions of formation, Equilibirum constants of formation, as well as molar heat capacities and absolute entropies. ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD