Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Rochester, New York: Thomas B. Barker, 2018. Large Softcover.
Bottom corner lightly bumped.
vii, 112 pp. From the early days of the space race to the age of computers, Tom Barker relives his experiences during the development of modern technological advances. Professor Emeritus Barker takes you on a journey from.....
New York: Chartwell Books, 2010. Reissue. Large Hardcover.
Reissue. Faint edge wear.
From the award-winning Web site visited by more than 2.5 million people every month comes the hardcover reference guide How Stuff Works. This book is a definitive guide to the inner workings of everyday items. In this fun.....
England / California: Haynes, 1988. First Edition. Large Hardcover.
First edition. A near fine copy in a near fine jacket.
166 pp. ...an international survey in which each category of weapons in comprehensively and comprehensibly explained, evaluated, and compared and its development placed in historical and political context.--jacket.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2009. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback.
First printing. A few light smudges on covers.
288 pp. An eye-opening look at the new computer revolution and the coming transformation of our economy, society, and culture. A hundred years ago, companies stopped producing their own power.....
London: Grafton Books, 1986. First Edition. Large Hardcover.
First edition. Remainder mark, light foxing atop page edges, ink marginalia throughout that comments on text.
281 pp. This book is a spectacular panorama of how life will be in the twenty-first century. This visually magnificent book, filled with stunning photographs and.....
New York: Harper Business, 1993. 5th Printing. Trade Paperback.
Fifth printing. Pages lightly toned.
xi, 336 pp. "Robert X. Cringely paints a witty, irreverent, and revealing portrait of the personal computer industry in the updated paperback edition of Accidental Empires: How the Boys of Silicon Valley Make Their Millions, Battle.....
Great Britain / New York: Arnold / Oxford University Press, Inc., 2002. First Edition. Trade Paperback.
First edition. Very minor general wear.
x, 253 pp. "Media semiotics is a valuable method of focusing on the hidden meanings within media texts. This book offers students an in-depth guide to help them.....
New York: Harper Collins, 1994. Hard Cover.
An exceptional copy.
Nimrods Tower, Noah's Ark; The Triumphs and Failures of Ancient Technology; The Not So Dark Ages: A.D. 500-900; The Asian Connection; The Technology of the Commercial Revolution: 900-1200; The High Middle Ages: 1200-1400; Leonardo and Columbus: The End of the.....
New York: Fuel Engineering Company of New York / The Marchbanks Press, 1930. Hard Cover.
Boards lightly soiled, a few pencil marks on front endpaper and margin of a few pages.
102 pp. CONTENTS: Advancing Standards in Steam Generation; RELATION OF PLANT DESIGN AND OPERATION TO THE COAL MARKET: Predicting.....
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1916. Small Softcover.
Ink stamp on front wrapper, ink name and pencil name on front flyleaf, ink crossover on front wrapper verso, front hinge starting, faint stain to top page corner of pages 23-38.
64 pp. Personal copy of Camp Lee soldier Candidate F.H. Kelly, 35th.....
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997. Large Hardcover.
Faint edge wear.
304 pp. Edwin Grosvenor, Bell's great-grandson and founding editor of the art magazine Portfolio, joins forces with Emmy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker Morgan Wesson to tell the dramatic story of the race to invent the telephone--and how Bell's patent for.....
Bath: Parragon, 2007. First UK Edition. Large Hardcover.
First UK edition. Jacket bumped, tear on bottom right, small stain on rear bottom right corner. Pencil marking on top right corner of first page.
256 pp. From the world's largest space rocket to the world's largest rollercoaster, a whole range of.....
New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First Edition. Hard Cover.
First edition. Jacket faintly toned. Ink note and date on front endpaper.
xiii, 160 pp. "Beginning with a description of our present position in the Kilomegaton Age, Arthur T. Hadley outlines the prerequisites to nuclear control, such as making the.....
Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986. Large Hardcover.
Top rear corner bumped, pages very faintly foxed. Jacket toned, top rear corner of jacket bumped.
309 pp. "Engines of Change chronicles the American Industrial Revolution from about 1790 to 1860, specifically looking at some of the key machine inventions that drove.....
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2011. First Edition. Hard Cover.
First edition. Faint smudge to page ridge.
xxi, 630 pp. 8vo. "Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues—Walter Isaacson has.....
New York: Thomas Whittaker. Hard Cover.
No date, but gift note from Christmas 1896 on front endpaper. Boards soiled, some pages lightly foxed, pencil marks on a few pages.
128 pp. CONTENTS: First Work as a Newsboy; The Young Newspaper Editor; Learning the Telegraph; Early Inventions; At Louisville; Boston Experiences;.....
London: BPC Publishing, 1973. Large Softcover.
This book traces for the specialist and non-specialist alike, the major weaponry developments in World War I and World War II. The text is complemented throughout by color and black and white action photographs, and detailed color drawings.
London: Greenhill Books, 1998. First Edition. Large Hardcover.
766 pp. Black-and-white photographs, diagrams, and detailed specifications throughout. "In this comprehensive and definitive reference work H. T. Lenton has detailed all the warships of the British, Dominion and Colonial naval forces that participated in the 'Second World War. The.....
New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1933. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover.
Second printing. No jacket. Board edges lightly rubbed, ink name and ink stamp on front free endpapers, ink stamp on rear paste-down endpaper.
xii, 420 pp. CONTENTS: Occupations in the Aeronautical Industry; Balloons and Airships; Principles of Flight: Airplanes.....
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015. First Edition. Hard Cover.
First edition. Front corner stained. Jacket edges rubbed.
320 pp. 8vo. Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly: Wilbur and Orville Wright. On a winter day.....