The Oxford Book Of Modern Science Writing

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199216819
Size: 68.93 MB
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Selected and introduced by Richard Dawkins, The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing is a celebration of the finest writing by scientists for a wider audience - revealing that many of the best scientists have displayed as much imagination ...

The Oxford Book Of Modern Science Writing

Author: Richard Dawkins
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ISBN: 9780199216802
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A rich and vibrant multi-disciplinary anthology that celebrates the finest writing by scientists captures the poetry and excitement of scientific thought and discovery, in pieces by Stephen Pinker, Albert Einstein, Stephen Jay Gould, Julian ...

The Oxford Book Of Modern Science Writing

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199216800
Size: 43.85 MB
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A rich and vibrant multi-disciplinary anthology that celebrates the finest writing by scientists captures the poetry and excitement of scientific thought and discovery, in pieces by Stephen Pinker, Albert Einstein, Stephen Jay Gould, Julian ...

Magic Universe

Author: Nigel Calder
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191622354
Size: 57.76 MB
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Each topic tells a story, making the book eminently browsable. Packed with information, yet carrying its immense learning lightly, this is a book that would appeal to anyone with the slightest interest in how the world works.

Writing Science

Author: Joshua Schimel
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199760233
Size: 25.65 MB
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"Writing Science is built upon the idea that successful science writing tells a story, and it uses that insight to discuss how to write more effectively.

The Oxford Book Of Essays

Author: John Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199556555
Size: 37.22 MB
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The essay is one of the richest of literary forms. Its most obvious characteristics are freedom, informality, and the personal touch--though it can also find room for poetry, satire, fantasy, and sustained argument.

The Oxford Book Of Work

Author: Keith Thomas
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192825315
Size: 51.66 MB
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Illustrates several occupations from farming to poetry, and analyzes how writers, theologians, economists, and journalists from antiquity to modern times have perceived the meaning of work to individual lives and to civilization.

The Faber Book Of Science

Author: John Carey
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571300278
Size: 65.34 MB
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The Faber Book of Science introduces hunting spiders and black holes, gorillas and stardust, protons, photons and neutrinos.

The Oxford Book Of Oxford

Author: Jan Morris
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192814241
Size: 46.69 MB
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In this entertaining and lively anthology, Jan Morris traces the history of the university from it foundation in the Middle Ages through to 1945, combining extracts from contemporary observers with her own linking commentary.

The Oxford Book Of Children S Poetry

Author: Michael Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192762764
Size: 34.96 MB
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To coincide with the centenary of Oxford Children's Books we are proud to present this definitive new collection.