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Evolution: The Whole Story

By: N/A

Price: $26.55

Publisher: Firefly Books: August 2015

Seller ID: 17085

ISBN: 1770854819

Condition: New


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The Body Remembers: The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment (Norton Professional Books (Hardcover))

By: Babette Rothschild

Price: $24.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: October 2000

Seller ID: 18601

ISBN: 0393703274

Condition: New


This book illuminates that physiology, shining a bright light on the impact of trauma on the body and the phenomenon of somatic memory. It is now thought that people who have been traumatized hold an implicit memory of traumatic events in their brains and bodies. That memory is often expressed in the symptomatology of posttraumatic stress disorder-nightmares, flashbacks, startle responses, and dissociative behaviors. In essence, the body of the traumatized individual refuses to be ignored. While reducing the chasm between scientific theory and clinical practice and bridging the gap between tal... View more info

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The Anatomist: A True Story of Gray's Anatomy

By: Bill B. Hayes

Price: $16.10

Publisher: Ballantine Books: December 2007

Seller ID: 17008

ISBN: 0345456890

Condition: New


"Hayes's history of the illustrated medical text "Gray's Anatomy" coincides with the hundred-and-fiftieth anniversary of its first publication. Fascinated by the fact that little was known about the famous book's genesis, Hayes combed through nineteenth-century letters and medical-school records, learning that, besides Henry Gray, the brilliant scholar and surgeon who wrote the text, another anatomist was crucial to the book's popularity: Henry Vandyke Carter, who provided its painstaking drawings. Hayes moves nimbly between the dour streets of Victorian London, where Gray and Carter trained a... View more info

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Pandemic 1918: Eyewitness Accounts from the Greatest Medical Holocaust in Modern History

By: Catharine Arnold

Price: $15.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: August 2018

Seller ID: 18391

ISBN: 1250139430

Condition: New


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Dinosaurs: How They Lived and Evolved

By: Darren Naish,Paul Barrett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Smithsonian Books: October 2016

Seller ID: 18785

ISBN: 1588345823

Condition: New


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Making Eden: How Plants Transformed a Barren Planet

By: David Beerling

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: June 2019

Seller ID: 18694

ISBN: 019879830X

Condition: New


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The Drug Hunters: The Improbable Quest to Discover New Medicines

By: Donald R. Kirsch,Ogi Ogas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Arcade: January 2017

Seller ID: 17684

ISBN: 1628727187

Condition: New


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A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park

By: Edward O. Wilson

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: April 2014

Seller ID: 18386

ISBN: 1476747415

Condition: New


The remarkable story of how one of the most biologically diverse habitats in the world was destroyed, restored, and continues to evolve--with stunning, full-color photographs by two of the world's best wildlife photographers. In 1976, Gorongosa National Park was the premier park in Mozambique, boasting one of the densest wildlife populations in all of Africa. Across 1,500 square miles of lush green floodplains, thick palm forests, swampy lakes, and vast plains roamed creatures great and small, from herds of wildebeest and elephant to countless bird species and insects yet to be classified.... View more info

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Foundations of the Neuron Doctrine: 25th Anniversary Edition

By: Gordon M Shepherd

Price: $47.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press: November 2015

Seller ID: 16988

ISBN: 0190259388

Condition: New


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Wounded Planet: How Declining Biodiversity Endangers Health and How Bioethics Can Help

By: Henk A.M.J. ten Have

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press: May 2019

Seller ID: 18516

ISBN: 1421427451

Condition: New


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Double Helix (Scribner Classics)

By: James D. Watson

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Scribner: February 1998

Seller ID: 18600

ISBN: 0684852799

Condition: New


"The classic personal account of one of the great scientific discoveries of the century." By identifying the structure of DNA, the molecule of life, Francis Crick and James Watson revolutionized biochemistry and won themselves a Nobel Prize. At the time, Watson was only twenty-four, a brilliant young zoologist hungry to make his mark. His uncompromisingly honest account of the heady days of their thrilling sprint against other world-class researchers to solve one of science's greatest unsolved mysteries gives a dazzlingly clear picture of a world of brilliant scientists with great gifts, ... View more info

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Cracking the Aging Code: The New Science of Growing Old - And What It Means for Staying Young

By: Josh Mitteldorf,Dorion Sagan

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Flatiron Books: June 2016

Seller ID: 18404

ISBN: 1250061709

Condition: New


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Planet Ocean: Voyage to the Heart of the Marine Realm

By: Laurent Ballesta,Pierre Descamp

Price: $69.95

Publisher: National Geographic: November 2007

Seller ID: 18776

ISBN: 1426201869

Condition: New


Spanning the vast range of Earth's marine environments, from Greenland to the Polynesian Islands, "Planet Ocean" reveals hidden landscapes of unsurpassed beauty and awe. These fascinating undersea worlds occupy more than three quarters of the globe, and their natural richness is the source of all life--yet they are still poorly understood. With engaging text and more than 400 photographs presented in a stunning oversize format, authors Laurent Ballesta and Pierre Descamp lead readers on a compelling voyage of discovery. Each page reveals a new marvel, from the exuberance of underwater fore... View more info

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Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

By: Robert M. Sapolsky

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Penguin Press: May 2017

Seller ID: 17278

ISBN: 1594205078

Condition: New


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Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's legacy

By: Tui de Roy

Price: $36.05

Publisher: Bloomsbury Wildlife: March 2019

Seller ID: 17019

ISBN: 1472966961

Condition: New


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