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  • The Deliberate Poisoning of Earth

    by Steve Nelson

    series Steve's Important FREE ebooks #2
    This ebook contains just 4 chapters & over 80 pics; grouped together in the form of Attack Formations. Because Humanity is Under Attack! Today we face Attack from; The Chemtrails Air Assault , Radiation Via Air and Water, The Chemical Ground Attack & The Water Attack Force, plus many other platoons of destruction heading our way.I have thought of this as the last battle of Spartacus as his people ... Read more

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  • The Grain Brain Whole Life Plan

    Boost Brain Performance, Lose Weight, and Achieve Optimal Health

    by David Perlmutter

    This is the definitive instruction book for the care and feeding of your brain! - Dr Mark Hyman, author The Blood Sugar SolutionThe official lifestyle companion guide to Dr. David Perlmutter's revolutionary approach to vibrant health, as described in his international bestsellers Grain Brain, The Grain Brain Cookbook, and Brain Maker.With over one million copies sold worldwide, Dr. Perlmu... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Liquid

    The Delightful and Dangerous Substances That Flow Through Our Lives

    by Mark Miodownik

    Sometimes explosive, often delightful, occasionally poisonous, but always fascinating: the secret lives of liquids, from one of our best-known scientistsA series of glasses of transparent liquids is in front of you: but which will quench your thirst and which will kill you? And why? Why does one liquid make us drunk, and another power a jumbo jet?From the bestselling author of Stuff Matters comes ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Science for Sale

    How the US Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top Scientists, Jeopardize Our Health, and Protect Corporate Profits

    by David L. Lewis and 1 more

    When Speaker Newt Gingrich greeted Dr. David Lewis in his office overlooking the National Mall, he looked at Dr. Lewis and said: “You know you’re going to be fired for this, don’t you?” “I know,” Dr. Lewis replied, “I just hope to stay out of prison.” Gingrich had just read Dr. Lewis’s commentary in Nature, titled “EPA Science: Casualty of Election Politics.” Three years later, and thirty years ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Essence and Alchemy

    A Book of Perfume

    by Mandy Aftel

    As long as there has been passion, there has been perfume. Wealthy Romans used to scent their doves while in Shakespeare's time, a woman in love would place a peeled apple into her armpit to saturate it with her scent and then present it to her lover. Essence And Alchemy resurrects the social and metaphysical legacy that is entwined with the evolution of perfumery, from the dramas of the spice ... Read more

    $22.43 AUD

  • Perfumes and Cosmetics their Preparation and Manufacture

    A Complete and Practical Treatise for the Use of the Perfumer and Cosmetic Manufacturer, Covering the Origin and Selection of Essential Oils and other Perfume Materials, The Compounding of Perfumes and the Perfuming of Cosmetics

    by George William Askinson

    First published in 1915, this volume contains a detailed guide to the preparation and manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics, originally intended for professional perfumers and cosmetic manufacturers. Although old, this volume contains a wealth of practical and useful information, and it is highly recommended for modern readers with an interest in perfumery. Contents include: "The History of ... Read more

    $11.54 AUD

  • Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete

    by Peter Hewlett

    Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete deals with the chemical and physical properties of cements and concretes and their relation to the practical problems that arise in manufacture and use. As such it is addressed not only to the chemist and those concerned with the science and technology of silicate materials, but also to those interested in the use of concrete in building and civil engineering ... Read more

    $222.74 AUD

  • Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers

    by Stephen M Hall

    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

    $121.76 AUD

  • Explosives

    History with a Bang

    by G I Brown

    This entertaining and informative book tells the dramatic tale of explosives from gunpowder to the H-bomb. Laying the emphasis on the lives of the people involved, on the diverse uses of explosives and on their social and historical impact, the author relates a story of remarkable international and human endeavour. Many of those involved - Roger Bacon, Guy Fawkes, Alfred Nobel, Robert Oppenheimer ... Read more

    $15.94 AUD

  • Advanced Practical Process Control

    by Brian Roffel and 1 more

    In the process industries there is an ongoing need for improvement of the opera tion of the process. One of the disciplines that will help the process engineer to achieve this is process control. There are many industrial automation systems to day that will offer powerful tools to meet the process control needs of industries with continuous, batch and discrete operations. Advanced control ... Read more

    $107.13 AUD

  • Distillation Control, Optimization, and Tuning

    Fundamentals and Strategies

    by Lanny Robbins

    With a focus on the fundamentals and strategies of distillation columns, this book covers the process variables for continuous distillation columns, as well as four basic control strategies and the typical cases in which they are used. The author defines the inlet and outlet streams and process variables for a distillation column and then explains the overall concept of the separation and ... Read more

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  • The Chemistry of Explosives

    by Jacqueline Akhavan

    This concise, easy-to-read book outlines the basic principles needed to understand the chemical mechanisms of explosion. Covering detonation, deflagration, initiation, the latest theories on the production of ""hotspots"", thermochemistry, thermodynamics and kinetics, the text includes detailed formulations and reactions presented with thermochemical calculations to aid understanding. The history, ... Read more

    $49.82 AUD

  • The Glass Bathyscaphe

    How Glass Changed the World

    by Gerry Martin and 1 more

    A narrative history of glass from discovery, through antiquity, the Enlightenment, the Scientific and Industrial Revolutions to the present. It charts the history of the technology but also the enabling effects of glass on such aspects of civilization as experimental science, perspective, astronomy, zoology and all manner of scientific instrumentation - plus the central role of window-glass ... Read more

    $12.42 AUD

  • Odorographia - A Natural History of Raw Materials and Drugs used in the Perfume Industry - Intended to Serve Growers, Manufacturers and Consumers

    by John Charles Sawer

    "Odorographia" is a comprehensive and profusely-illustrated treatise on perfume ingredients, with information on their history, production, use, favourable combinations, and much more. First published in 1892, this volume will appeal to those with an interest in the history and development of the perfume industry, and it is not to be missed by collectors of related literature. Contents include: ... Read more

    $11.54 AUD

  • Electrochemical Supercapacitors for Energy Storage and Delivery

    Fundamentals and Applications

    by Aiping Yu and 2 more

    series Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion
    Although recognized as an important component of all energy storage and conversion technologies, electrochemical supercapacitators (ES) still face development challenges in order to reach their full potential. A thorough examination of development in the technology during the past decade, Electrochemical Supercapacitors for Energy Storage and Delivery: Fundamentals and Applications provides a ... Read more

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  • Manhattan Project

    The Story of the Century

    by Bruce Cameron Reed

    Though thousands of articles and books have been published on various aspects of the Manhattan Project, this book is the first comprehensive single-volume history prepared by a specialist for curious readers without a scientific background.This project, the United States Army’s program to develop and deploy atomic weapons in World War II, was a pivotal event in human history. The author presents a ... Read more

    $58.51 AUD

  • Industrial Process Identification and Control Design

    Step-test and Relay-experiment-based Methods

    by Tao Liu and 1 more

    series Advances in Industrial Control
    Industrial Process Identification and Control Design is devoted to advanced identification and control methods for the operation of continuous-time processes both with and without time delay, in industrial and chemical engineering practice. The simple and practical step- or relay-feedback test is employed when applying the proposed identification techniques, which are classified in terms of common ... Read more

    $224.17 AUD

  • Human Toxicology of Chemical Mixtures

    by Harold Zeliger

    In this important reference work, Zeliger catalogs the known effects of chemical mixtureson the human body and also proposes a framework for understanding and predicting theiractions in terms of lipophile (fat soluble) / hydrophile (water soluble) interactions. Theauthor’s focus is on illnesses that ensue following exposures to mixtures of chemicalsthat cannot be attributed to any one component of ... Read more

    $286.21 AUD

  • Science in the Real World: A Simplified Story of How Technology Using Chemistry and Physics is Used in the Real World of Industry

    by Alan McGown

    This is a book for secondary school students in years 7 to 10 and is intended to show the readers that there are many applications of science in industry.Whether you already have an interest in Science or are not sure what Science is, then this book is designed to show you in a simplified way, how science is used in the real world.This book does not compete with existing texts, but aims to give ... Read more

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  • Cosmetic and Toiletry Formulations, Vol. 8

    by Ernest W. Flick

    This book contains hundreds of cosmetic and toiletry formulations based on information received from numerous industrial companies and other organizations. Each formulation is indentified by a description of end use. The formulations contains a listing of each raw material, processing procedure, and source of the formula. ... Read more

    $212.84 AUD

  • Practical Process Research and Development

    A guide for Organic Chemists

    by Neal G. Anderson

    Designed to provide a comprehensive, step-by-step approach to organic process research and development in the pharmaceutical, fine chemical, and agricultural chemical industries, this book describes the steps taken, following synthesis and evaluation, to bring key compounds to market in a cost-effective manner. It describes hands-on, step-by-step, approaches to solving process development problems ... Read more

    $133.20 AUD

  • Monoclonal Antibody and Peptide-Targeted Radiotherapy of Cancer

    by Raymond M. Reilly

    Oncology Book of 2011, British Medical Association's Medical Book AwardsAwarded first prize in the Oncology category at the 2011 BMA Medical Book Awards, Monoclonal Antibody and Peptide-Targeted Radiotherapy of Cancer helps readers understand this hot pharmaceutical field with up-to-date developments. Expert discussion covers a range of diverse topics associated with this field, including the ... Read more

    $251.99 AUD

  • Bioinorganic Medicinal Chemistry

    by Enzo Alessio

    This book gives a comprehensive overview about medicinal inorganic chemistry. Topics like targeting strategies, mechanism of action, Pt-based antitumor drugs, radiopharmaceuticals are covered in detail and offer the reader an in-depth overview about this important topic. ... Read more

    $267.99 AUD

  • Smart Composite Coatings and Membranes

    Transport, Structural, Environmental and Energy Applications

    by Maria Fatima Montemor

    series Woodhead Publishing Series in Composites Science and Engineering
    Smart Composite Coatings and Membranes: Transport, Structural, Environmental and Energy Applications provides the latest information on the increase in demand for new smart materials for a wide array of different technological applications.The book comprehensively reviews the latest developments in smart composite materials used as membranes, barriers, and coatings, with a special focus on ... Read more

    $319.54 AUD