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Cover image Title Building the general relativity and gravitation community during the Cold War / Roberto Lalli.

by Lalli, Roberto [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 530.12:93 LALLI] (1). Place hold
Anaximander : a re-assessment / Andrew Gregory.

by Gregory, Andrew, 1960- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, c2016Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 ANA GREGORY] (1). Place hold
Art styles of the Papuan Gulf / by Douglas Newton ; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York.

by Newton, Douglas, 1920-2001 [author] | Museum of Primitive Art (New York, N.Y.).

Publisher: New York : Museum of Primitive Art, c1961Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
Assembling and supplying the ISS : the Space Shuttle fulfills its mission / David J. Shayler.

by Shayler, David, 1955- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: available online remote; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cham, Switzerland ; Chichester : Springer, published in association with Praxis Publishing, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 629.786:93 SHAYLER] (1). Place hold
Blaise Pascal : miracles and reason / Mary Ann Caws.

by Caws, Mary Ann [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 PAS CAWS] (1). Place hold
Brainwaves : a cultural history of electroencephalography / Cornelius Borck ; translated by Ann M. Hentschel.

by Borck, Cornelius [author] | Hentschel, Ann [translator].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, c2018Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 612.8:93 BORCK] (1). Place hold
Creating connections : museums and the public understanding of current research / [edited by] David Chittenden, Graham Farmelo, and Bruce V. Lewenstein.

by Chittenden, David, 1944- [editor] | Farmelo, Graham [editor] | Lewenstein, Bruce V [editor].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Walnut Creek, CA : AltaMira Press, c2004Online access: Table of contents Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 069.53 CREATING] (1). Place hold
Evening news : optics, astronomy, and journalism in early modern Europe / Eileen Reeves.

by Reeves, Eileen Adair [author].

Edition: 1st ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2014Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 52"15/17":93 REEVES] (1). Place hold
Farm hall and the German atomic project of World War II : a dramatic history / David C. Cassidy

by Cassidy, David C, 1945- [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 623.454.8:93 CASSIDY] (1). Place hold
Feeling things : objects and emotions through history / edited by Stephanie Downes, Sally Holloway and Sarah Randles.

by Downes, Stephanie [editor] | Holloway, Sally, 1987- [editor] | Randles, Sarah [editor].

Edition: 1st edition, 2nd impressionMaterial type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2018Availability: No items available On hold (1). Place hold
Finding Fibonacci : the quest to rediscover the forgotten mathematical genius who changed the world / Keith Devlin.

by Devlin, Keith J [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2017Other title: Quest to rediscover the forgotten mathematical genius who changed the world.Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 FIB DEVLIN] (1). Place hold
Four pillars of radio astronomy : Mills, Christiansen, Wild, Bracewell / R.H. Frater, W.M. Goss, H.W. Wendt.

by Frater, Robert H [author] | Goss, W. M. (William Miller) [author] | Wendt, H. W [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 523.03-77:93 FRATER] (1). Place hold
Giovanni Domenico Cassini : a modern astronomer in the 17th century / Gabriella Bernardi.

by Bernardi, Gabriella [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer 2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 CAS BERNARDI] (1). Place hold
Hello world : how to be human in the age of the machine / Hannah Fry.

by Fry, Hannah [author].

Publisher: London : Doubleday, c2018Other title: How to be human in the age of the machine..Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
John Tebbutt : rebuilding and strengthening the foundations of Australian astronomy / Wayne Orchiston

by Orchiston, D. Wayne [author].

Edition: 1st edition Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 TEB ORCHISTON] (1). Place hold
Linking the space shuttle and space stations : early docking technologies from concept to implementation / David J Shayler.

by Shayler, David, 1955- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cham, Switzerland ; Chichester : Springer, published in association with Praxis Publishing, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 629.786:93 SHAYLER] (1). Place hold
Literature, electricity and politics, 1740-1840 : 'electrick communication every where' / Mary Fairclough.

by Fairclough, Mary, 1978- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan, c2017Availability: No items available On order (1). Place hold
Louis Harold Gray : a founding father of radiobiology / Sinclair Wynchank

by Wynchank, Sinclair [author].

Edition: 1st edition Publisher: [Cham], Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 GRA WYNCHANK] (1). Place hold
Man of the hour : James B. Conant, warrior scientist / Jennet Conant.

by Conant, Jennet [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York ; London : Simon & Schuster, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 CON CONANT] (1). Place hold
News from Germany : the competition to control world communications, 1900-1945 / Heidi J.S. Tworek.

by Tworek, Heidi [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, c2019Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
Northern star : J.S. Plaskett / R. Peter Broughton ; with a foreword by James E. Hesser.

by Broughton, R. Peter, 1940- [author] | Hesser, J. E [writer of foreword.].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Toronto, Canada ; London : University of Toronto Press, c2018Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 PLA BROUGHTON] (1). Place hold
Our Germans : Project Paperclip and the national security state / Brian E. Crim.

by Crim, Brian E [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2018Other title: Project Paperclip and the national security state.Availability: No items available On hold (1). Place hold
Polonium in the playhouse : the Manhattan Project's secret chemistry work in Dayton, Ohio / Linda Carrick Thomas.

by Thomas, Linda Carrick, 1960- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Columbus, Ohio : Trillium, an imprint of The Ohio State University Press, c2017Availability: No items available On order (1). Place hold
Radio astronomer : John Bolton and a new window on the universe / Peter Robertson ; foreword by Ron Ekers and Ken Kellermann.

by Robertson, Peter (Science writer) [author] | Ekers, R. D. (Ron D.) [writer of foreword] | Kellermann, Kenneth I, 1937- [writer of foreword].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Sydney, NSW NewSouth Publishing , c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 BOL ROBERTSON] (1). Place hold
Reinventing the propeller : aeronautical specialty and the triumph of the modern airplane / Jeremy R. Kinney.

by Kinney, Jeremy R [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 629.735.03:93 KINNEY] (1). Place hold
Rocks, ice and dirty stones : diamond histories / Marcia Pointon.

by Pointon, Marcia R [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 671:93 POINTON] (1). Place hold
Sensations : the story of British art from Hogarth to Banksy / Jonathan Jones.

by Jones, Jonathan, 1976- [author].

Publisher: London : Laurence King Publishing, c2018Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 7.04:93 JONES] (1). Place hold
Sex and the scientist : the indecent life of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford (1753-1814) / Jane Merrill.

by Merrill, Jane [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, c2018Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 RUM MERRILL] (1). Place hold
Simply electrifying : the technology that transformed the world, from Benjamin Franklin to Elon Musk / Craig R. Roach.

by Roach, Craig [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Dallas, Texas : BenBella Books, Inc., c2017Availability: No items available On order (1). Place hold
The ascent of gravity : the quest to understand the force that explains everything / Marcus Chown.

by Chown, Marcus [author].

Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 531.51:93 CHOWN] (1). Place hold
The cult of the saints : its rise and function in Latin Christianity / Peter Brown.

by Brown, Peter, 1935- [author].

Edition: 2nd enlarged edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, 2015, c1981Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
The development of elementary quantum theory / Herbert Capellmann.

by Capellmann, H. (Herbert), 1942- [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 530.145:93 CAPELLMANN] (1). Place hold
The electric century : how the taming of lightning shaped the modern world / J.B. Williams.

by Williams, J. B. (Engineer) [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland ; Chichester : Springer, published in association with Praxis Publishing, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 621.3:93 WILLIAMS] (1). Place hold
The golden age of science fiction : a journey into space with 1950s radio, tv, films, comics and books / John Wade.

by Wade, John, 1945- [author].

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword History, c2019Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
The grid : biography of an American technology / Julie A. Cohn.

by Cohn, Julie A [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London : The MIT Press, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 621.311.1:93 COHN] (1). Place hold
The history and poetics of scientific biography / edited by Thomas Söderqvist.

by Söderqvist, Thomas [editor].

Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge 2017, c2007Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 930.1:5 HISTORY] (1). Place hold
The laser inventor : memoirs of Theodore H. Maiman / theodore H. Maiman.

by Maiman, Theodore H [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2018Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 MAI MAIMAN] (1). Place hold
The long arm of Moore's law : microelectronics and American science / Cyrus C.M. Mody.

by Mody, Cyrus C. M. (Cyrus Cawas Maneck), 1974- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 621.37-181.4:93 MODY] (1). Place hold
The majesty of the Chinese market watch : the life and collection of Gustave Loup of Tientsin and Geneva : watch dealer and collector (1876-1961) / Ian White ; with contributions by Julia Clarke ; edited by David and Pam Thompson.

by White, Ian, 1942- [author] | Clarke, Julia [author] | Thompson, David [editor] | Thompson, Pam [editor].

Edition: 1st edition Publisher: London : Antiquarian Horological Society, published with the kind support of Sotherby's Watch Department, c2019Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
The network : the battle for the airwaves and the birth of the communications age / Scott Woolley.

by Woolley, Scott [author].

Edition: 1st paperback edition. Publisher: New York : Ecco Press, an imprnt of HarperCollins Publishers ; 2017, c2016Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 621.396.61:93 WOOLLEY] (1). Place hold
The social history of agriculture : from the origins to the current crisis / Christopher Isett and Stephen Miller.

by Isett, Christopher Mills [author] | Miller, Stephen, 1968- [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 63:93 ISETT] (1). Place hold
Thrifty science : making the most of materials in the history of experiment / Simon Werrett.

by Werrett, Simon [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Chicago, Illinois ; London : The University of Chicago Press, c2019Availability: No items available Checked out (1). Place hold
Willy Ley : prophet of the space age / Jared S. Buss.

by Buss, Jared S [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Gainesville, Tampa : University Press of Florida, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 LEY BUSS] (1). Place hold
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