Science and Nature
Science and Nature
Cleaning your carpets with a carpet shampooer is not the best way to kill bed bugs, because it doesn’t clean beneath the surface. Steam cleaning your carpets is effective for deep carpet cleaning, which is where the bugs like to stay in between traveling to and from your bed.
Science & Technology; Mathematics; Natural History

Items 1 to 10 of 33 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Set Descending Direction
  1. THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY'S PLACE IN SCIENCE AND LETTERS

    THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY'S PLACE IN SCIENCE AND LETTERS
    Centenary Essays

    ALAN P BARR
    £7.95

    This collection of essays commemorates the work of Thomas Henry Huxley, who was already recognised as having transformed much of the world of English science when he died more than a century ago. His ... Learn More
  2. INFINITE PERSPECTIVES

    INFINITE PERSPECTIVES
    Two Thousand Years of Three-Dimensional Mapmaking

    BRIAN M AMBROZIAK and JEFFREY R AMBROZIAK
    £35.00

    Whether from military necessity or unbridled curiosity, mapmakers since early antiquity have attempted to represent the configuration of the land about them. This work traces the artistic and scientif... Learn More
  3. THE ILLUSTRIOUS HUNTER AND THE DARWINS

    THE ILLUSTRIOUS HUNTER AND THE DARWINS

    W J DEMPSTER
    £3.50

    Darwin's theory of evolution was based to a considerable extent on the work of scientists who preceded him, such as Jean Hunter, Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Georges Cuvier, Patrick Matthew and Edward Blyth... Learn More
  4. THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE

    THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
    With Accounts of Charophytes, Ferns, Flowering Plants, Bryophytes, Lichens and Non-Lichenised Fungi

    MICHAEL J CRAWLEY
    £35.00

    This comprehensive work by one of Britain's leading plant ecologists describes all vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens and non-lichenised fungi found in Berkshire (as well as in those parts of Oxford... Learn More
  5. BOTANY, SEXUALITY AND WOMEN'S WRITING, 1760-1830

    BOTANY, SEXUALITY AND WOMEN'S WRITING, 1760-1830
    From Modest Shoot to Forward Plant

    SAMANTHA GEORGE

    List Price: £55.00

    £20.00
    You Save: 64%

    The author here uncovers and presents extraordinary primary texts unique to eighteenth-century Britain, previously ignored by scientists because of their dialogic, poetic or epistolary format and over... Learn More
  6. DARWIN

    DARWIN

    TIM LEWENS

    List Price: £17.99

    £8.95
    You Save: 51%

    Charles Darwin is best known as a biologist and natural historian rather than a philosopher. However, in this invaluable book, Lewens shows in a clear manner how important Darwin is for philosophy and... Learn More
  7. RISE AND SHINE

    RISE AND SHINE
    Sunlight, Technology and Health

    SIMON CARTER

    List Price: £26.99

    £6.95
    You Save: 75%

    This is a subtle and complex analysis of the historical roles that sunlight has played in the mediation of such notions as health, pleasure, the body, race and class. It traces the development of our ... Learn More
  8. THE HEALERS

    THE HEALERS
    A History of Medicine in Scotland

    DAVID HAMILTON
    £6.95

    Scotland's unique contribution to the advancement of medical science and practice has been widely recognised, from the folk healers of the Dark Ages to the advent of more scientific methods and the ac... Learn More
  9. THE SHOCK OF THE OLD

    THE SHOCK OF THE OLD
    Technology and Global History Since 1900

    DAVID EDGERTON
    £6.95

    We are awash in clichéd claims about high technology's ability to change the course of history. Edgerton here radically revises our ideas about the interaction of technology and society and und... Learn More
  10. GEOGRAPHY AND SCIENCE IN BRITAIN,  1831-1939

    GEOGRAPHY AND SCIENCE IN BRITAIN, 1831-1939
    A Study of the British Association for the Advancement of Science

    CHARLES W J WITHERS

    List Price: £60.00

    £11.95
    You Save: 81%

    This book examines the history and geography of science and the science of geography in nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century Britain and the British Empire. In considering the history and geography... Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 33 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Set Descending Direction