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Victor E. Thoren, With contributions by John Robert Christianson The Lord of Uraniborg: A Biography of Tycho Brahe  (Paperback) 

Edited by William S. C. Chang RF Photonic Technology in Optical Fiber Links  (Paperback) 

Chris Doran, Anthony Lasenby Geometric Algebra for Physicists  (Paperback) 

R. B. Partridge 3K: The Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Paperback) 

John James Spectrograph Design Fundamentals  (Hardback) 

David Flower Molecular Collisions in the Interstellar Medium  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Gary W. Kronk Cometography: A Catalog of Comets  (Cometography)  (Hardback) 

Jeffrey P. Freidberg Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

W. N. Cottingham, D. A. Greenwood An Introduction to the Standard Model of Particle Physics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

William S. C. Chang Principles of Lasers and Optics  (Paperback) 

Cathie Clarke, Bob Carswell Principles of Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

John James Spectrograph Design Fundamentals  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

E. A. Paschos Electroweak Theory  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Keith Stowe An Introduction to Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

John R. Percy Understanding Variable Stars  (Hardback) 

Carlo Rovelli Quantum Gravity  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Anita Mehta Granular Physics  (Hardback) 

Igor N. Serdyuk, Nathan R. Zaccai, Joseph Zaccai Methods in Molecular Biophysics: Structure, Dynamics, Function  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

David Leverington Babylon to Voyager and Beyond: A History of Planetary Astronomy  (Paperback) 

Keith Stowe An Introduction to Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics  (Hardback) 

Igor N. Serdyuk, Nathan R. Zaccai, Joseph Zaccai Methods in Molecular Biophysics: Structure, Dynamics, Function  (Hardback) 

D. B. Holt, B. G. Yacobi Extended Defects in Semiconductors: Electronic Properties, Device Effects and Structures  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Ingemar Bengtsson, Karol Zyczkowski Geometry of Quantum States: An Introduction to Quantum Entanglement  (Paperback) 

Mark Srednicki Quantum Field Theory  (Hardback) 

Andrew Ball, James Garry, Ralph Lorenz, Viktor Kerzhanovich Planetary Landers and Entry Probes  (Hardback) 

Philip J. Stooke The International Atlas of Lunar Exploration  (Hardback) 

Ronald J. Buta, Harold G. Corwin, Stephen C. Odewahn The de Vaucouleurs Atlas of Galaxies  (Hardback) 

Alexei M. Tsvelik Quantum Field Theory in Condensed Matter Physics  (Paperback) 

Emil Wolf Introduction to the Theory of Coherence and Polarization of Light  (Hardback) 

Edited by Woodruff T. Sullivan, III, John Baross Planets and Life: The Emerging Science of Astrobiology  (Paperback) 

Donald Clayton Handbook of Isotopes in the Cosmos: Hydrogen to Gallium  (Paperback) 

Edited by Woodruff T. Sullivan, III, John Baross Planets and Life: The Emerging Science of Astrobiology  (Hardback) 

Stephan Narison QCD as a Theory of Hadrons: From Partons to Confinement  (Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology)  (Paperback) 

D. B. Holt, B. G. Yacobi Extended Defects in Semiconductors: Electronic Properties, Device Effects and Structures  (Hardback) 

Sidney Bergh The Galaxies of the Local Group  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Paperback) 

Yasunori Fujii, Kei-ichi Maeda The Scalar-Tensor Theory of Gravitation  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Albert Hofmann The Physics of Synchrotron Radiation  (Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology)  (Paperback) 

Steven J. Dick Sky and Ocean Joined: The US Naval Observatory 1830–2000  (Paperback) 

Aneesh V. Manohar, Mark B. Wise Heavy Quark Physics  (Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology)  (Paperback) 

Jean-Louis Tassoul Stellar Rotation  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Paperback) 

James R. Wilson, Grant J. Mathews Relativistic Numerical Hydrodynamics  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Edited by B. N. Dwivedi, Foreword by E. N. Parker Dynamic Sun  (Paperback) 

Kanetada Nagamine Introductory Muon Science  (Paperback) 

Hans-Jürgen Stöckmann Quantum Chaos: An Introduction  (Paperback) 

Eric Poisson A Relativist's Toolkit: The Mathematics of Black-Hole Mechanics  (Paperback) 

Jos Thijssen Computational Physics  (Hardback) 

John I. Castor Radiation Hydrodynamics  (Paperback) 

Zenonas Rudzikas Theoretical Atomic Spectroscopy  (Cambridge Monographs on Atomic, Molecular and Chemical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Stephen James O'Meara Deep-Sky Companions: Hidden Treasures  (Hardback) 

Thomas Thiemann Modern Canonical Quantum General Relativity  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Frank Close, Sandy Donnachie, Graham Shaw Electromagnetic Interactions and Hadronic Structure  (Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology)  (Hardback) 

Malcolm Ludvigsen General Relativity: A Geometric Approach  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edwin Budding, Osman Demircan Introduction to Astronomical Photometry  (Cambridge Observing Handbooks for Research Astronomers)  (Hardback) 

Ashley Gerard Davies Volcanism on Io: A Comparison with Earth  (Cambridge Planetary Science)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Bernard Carr Universe or Multiverse?  (Hardback) 

James D. Gunton, Andrey Shiryayev, Daniel L. Pagan Protein Condensation: Kinetic Pathways to Crystallization and Disease  (Hardback) 

Cathie Clarke, Bob Carswell Principles of Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics  (Hardback) 

Michel Cassé, Translated by Stephen Lyle Stellar Alchemy: The Celestial Origin of Atoms  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Igor Herbut A Modern Approach to Critical Phenomena  (Hardback) 

Edited by J. Birn, E. R. Priest Reconnection of Magnetic Fields: Magnetohydrodynamics and Collisionless Theory and Observations  (Hardback) 

Eric Akkermans, Gilles Montambaux Mesoscopic Physics of Electrons and Photons  (Hardback) 

Stephan Rosswog, Marcus Brüggen Introduction to High-Energy Astrophysics  (Hardback) 

J. Craig Wheeler Cosmic Catastrophes: Exploding Stars, Black Holes, and Mapping the Universe  (Hardback) 

Maurizio Gasperini Elements of String Cosmology  (Hardback) 

A. S. Galperin, E. A. Ivanov, V. I. Ogievetsky, E. S. Sokatchev Harmonic Superspace  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Steve O'Meara Herschel 400 Observing Guide  (Hardback) 

Bertrand M. Roehner Driving Forces in Physical, Biological and Socio-economic Phenomena: A Network Science Investigation of Social Bonds and Interactions  (Hardback) 

Pierre Cartier, Cecile DeWitt-Morette Functional Integration: Action and Symmetries  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Nicholas Manton, Paul Sutcliffe Topological Solitons  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

E. A. Paschos Electroweak Theory  (Hardback) 

Edited by D. W. Hughes, R. Rosner, N. O. Weiss The Solar Tachocline  (Hardback) 

Jainendra K. Jain Composite Fermions  (Hardback) 

Edited by Hans Deeg, Juan Antonio Belmonte, Antonio Aparicio Extrasolar Planets  (Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics)  (Hardback) 

W. N. Cottingham, D. A. Greenwood An Introduction to the Standard Model of Particle Physics  (Hardback) 

David Flower Molecular Collisions in the Interstellar Medium  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Hardback) 

Milton Heifetz, Wil Tirion A Walk through the Southern Sky: A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends  (Paperback) 

Edited by Fran Bagenal, Timothy E. Dowling, William B. McKinnon Jupiter: The Planet, Satellites and Magnetosphere  (Cambridge Planetary Science)  (Paperback) 

Tomás Ortín Gravity and Strings  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

James E. Pringle, Andrew King Astrophysical Flows  (Hardback) 

Edited by John D. Barrow, Simon Conway Morris, Stephen J. Freeland, Charles L. Harper, Jr Fitness of the Cosmos for Life: Biochemistry and Fine-Tuning  (Cambridge Astrobiology)  (Hardback) 

Viatcheslav Mukhanov, Sergei Winitzki Introduction to Quantum Effects in Gravity  (Hardback) 

Michael A. Covington Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes: Practical Amateur Astronomy Volume 2  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Pankaj S. Joshi Gravitational Collapse and Spacetime Singularities  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Hardback) 

Michael Dine Supersymmetry and String Theory: Beyond the Standard Model  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by D. J. Newman, Betty Ng Crystal Field Handbook  (Paperback) 

Ian J. R. Aitchison An Informal Introduction to Gauge Field Theories  (Paperback) 

Edited by J. Birn, E. R. Priest Reconnection of Magnetic Fields: Magnetohydrodynamics and Collisionless Theory and Observations  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Mehran Kardar Statistical Physics of Fields  (Hardback) 

Mehran Kardar Statistical Physics of Particles  (Hardback) 

Gerald North Observing the Moon: The Modern Astronomer's Guide  (Hardback) 

David H. Levy David Levy's Guide to Observing Meteor Showers  (Paperback) 

A. B. Pippard The Physics of Vibration  (Paperback) 

Reginald Turnill, Foreword by Buzz Aldrin The Moonlandings: An Eyewitness Account  (Paperback) 

Eric Priest, Terry Forbes Magnetic Reconnection: MHD Theory and Applications  (Paperback) 

Michael A. Covington Digital SLR Astrophotography  (Paperback) 

David J. Toms The Schwinger Action Principle and Effective Action  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Hardback) 

Joseph Polchinski String Theory  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Joseph Polchinski String Theory  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

N. David Mermin Quantum Computer Science: An Introduction  (Hardback) 

Sun Kwok The Origin and Evolution of Planetary Nebulae  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Paperback) 

Guy Consolmagno, Dan M. Davis Turn Left at Orion: A Hundred Night Sky Objects to See in a Small Telescope - and How to Find Them  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Akira Onuki Phase Transition Dynamics  (Paperback) 

Igor Herbut A Modern Approach to Critical Phenomena  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by Ronald Greeley, Raymond M. Batson Planetary Mapping  (Cambridge Planetary Science Old)  (Paperback) 

Jose Carlos del Toro Iniesta Introduction to Spectropolarimetry  (Paperback) 

Edited by Ralph Pudritz, Paul Higgs, Jonathon Stone Planetary Systems and the Origins of Life  (Cambridge Astrobiology)  (Hardback) 

Martin A. Barstow, Jay B. Holberg Extreme Ultraviolet Astronomy  (Cambridge Astrophysics)  (Paperback) 

Jørgen Rammer Quantum Field Theory of Non-equilibrium States  (Hardback) 

Hale Bradt Astronomy Methods: A Physical Approach to Astronomical Observations  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

J. V. Wall, C. R. Jenkins Practical Statistics for Astronomers  (Cambridge Observing Handbooks for Research Astronomers)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Bernard Schutz Gravity from the Ground Up: An Introductory Guide to Gravity and General Relativity  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Peter Szekeres A Course in Modern Mathematical Physics: Groups, Hilbert Space and Differential Geometry  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Leslie Sage, Gail Aschenbrenner A Visitor's Guide to the Kitt Peak Observatories  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Michael A. Covington How to Use a Computerized Telescope: Practical Amateur Astronomy Volume 1  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by Peter Höflich, Pawan Kumar, J. Craig Wheeler Cosmic Explosions in Three Dimensions: Asymmetries in Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursts  (Cambridge Contemporary Astrophysics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by Mario Livio The Dark Universe: Matter, Energy and Gravity  (Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium Series)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Carlo Rovelli Quantum Gravity  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Belal E. Baaquie Quantum Finance: Path Integrals and Hamiltonians for Options and Interest Rates  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Derek W. G. Sears The Origin of Chondrules and Chondrites  (Cambridge Planetary Science)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Ian Aitchison Supersymmetry in Particle Physics: An Elementary Introduction  (Hardback) 

Olivier Babelon, Denis Bernard, Michel Talon Introduction to Classical Integrable Systems  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Linda S. Sparke, John S. Gallagher, III Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction  (Hardback) 

Jacqueline Mitton Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary of Astronomy  (Hardback) 

Jeffrey P. Freidberg Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy  (Hardback) 

Michael Dine Supersymmetry and String Theory: Beyond the Standard Model  (Hardback) 

Sidney Redner A Guide to First-Passage Processes  (Paperback) 

John Weiner Cold and Ultracold Collisions in Quantum Microscopic and Mesoscopic Systems  (Paperback) 

Nicole Meyer-Vernet  Basics of the Solar Wind  (Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

V. N. Gribov The Theory of Complex Angular Momenta: Gribov Lectures on Theoretical Physics  (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics)  (Paperback) 

Linda S. Sparke, John S. Gallagher, III Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction  (Paperback) 

Joseph L. McCauley Dynamics of Markets: Econophysics and Finance  (Paperback) 

Fulvio Melia The Edge of Infinity: Supermassive Black Holes in the Universe  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Rosario N. Mantegna, H. Eugene Stanley Introduction to Econophysics: Correlations and Complexity in Finance  (Paperback) 

Herbert Spohn Dynamics of Charged Particles and their Radiation Field  (Paperback) 

Karl Schindler Physics of Space Plasma Activity  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by John A. Simpson Preservation of Near-Earth Space for Future Generations  (Paperback) 

Alexei M. Tsvelik Quantum Field Theory in Condensed Matter Physics  (EBL - eBook Library) 

Nicole Meyer-Vernet  Basics of the Solar Wind  (Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series)  (Hardback) 

J. Craig Wheeler Cosmic Catastrophes: Exploding Stars, Black Holes, and Mapping the Universe  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Mark Srednicki Quantum Field Theory  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Andrew Ball, James Garry, Ralph Lorenz, Viktor Kerzhanovich Planetary Landers and Entry Probes  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Jainendra K. Jain Composite Fermions  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Gerald North Observing the Moon: The Modern Astronomer's Guide  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Milton Heifetz, Wil Tirion A Walk through the Southern Sky: A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Linda S. Sparke, John S. Gallagher, III Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Romualdo Pastor-Satorras, Alessandro Vespignani Evolution and Structure of the Internet: A Statistical Physics Approach  (Paperback) 

Belal E. Baaquie Quantum Finance: Path Integrals and Hamiltonians for Options and Interest Rates  (Paperback) 

Jørgen Rammer Quantum Field Theory of Non-equilibrium States  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by D. W. Hughes, R. Rosner, N. O. Weiss The Solar Tachocline  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Eric Akkermans, Gilles Montambaux Mesoscopic Physics of Electrons and Photons  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Anita Mehta Granular Physics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

John R. Percy Understanding Variable Stars  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Stephen James O'Meara Deep-Sky Companions: Hidden Treasures  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edited by Frank Close, Sandy Donnachie, Graham Shaw Electromagnetic Interactions and Hadronic Structure  (Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Mehran Kardar Statistical Physics of Particles  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Bertrand M. Roehner Driving Forces in Physical, Biological and Socio-economic Phenomena: A Network Science Investigation of Social Bonds and Interactions  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

James E. Pringle, Andrew King Astrophysical Flows  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Edwin Budding, Osman Demircan Introduction to Astronomical Photometry  (Cambridge Observing Handbooks for Research Astronomers)  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Tamás Tél, Márton Gruiz Chaotic Dynamics: An Introduction Based on Classical Mechanics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Maurizio Gasperini Elements of String Cosmology  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

William Sheehan The Immortal Fire Within: The Life and Work of Edward Emerson Barnard  (Paperback) 

Ian Aitchison Supersymmetry in Particle Physics: An Elementary Introduction  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Michel Le Bellac, Translated by Patricia de Forcrand-Millard Quantum Physics  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Ian Ridpath, Illustrated by Wil Tirion The Monthly Sky Guide  (Adobe eBook Reader) 

Gordon Fraser Antimatter China Edition: The Ultimate Mirror  (Paperback) 

C. M. Linton From Eudoxus to Einstein: A History of Mathematical Astronomy  (Paperback) 

K. A. I. L Wijewardena Gamalath Introduction to Vector Spaces in Physics India edition  (Paperback) 

Edited by Michael J. Barlow, Roberto H. Méndez Planetary Nebulae in our Galaxy and Beyond (IAU S234)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Andrea Milani, Giovanni B. Valsecchi, David Vokrouhlicky Near Earth Objects, our Celestial Neighbors (IAU S236): Opportunity and Risk  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Bruce G. Elmegreen, Jan Palous Triggered Star Formation in a Turbulent Interstellar Medium (IAU S237)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by William I. Hartkopf, Petr Harmanec, Edward F. Guinan Binary Stars as Critical Tools and Tests in Contemporary Astrophysics (IAU S240)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Alexandre Vazdekis, Reynier Peletier Stellar Populations as Building Blocks of Galaxies (IAU S241)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by John Hearnshaw, Peter Martinez Astronomy for the Developing World (IAU XXVI GA SPS5)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Françoise Combes, Jan Palouš Galaxy Evolution across the Hubble Time (IAU S235)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Vladimir Karas, Giorgio Matt Black Holes (IAU S238): From Stars to Galaxies - Across the Range of Masses  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Volker Bothmer, Ahmed Abdel Hady Solar Activity and its Magnetic Origin (IAU S233)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Oddbjorn Engvold Reports on Astronomy 2003–2005 (IAU XXVIA): IAU Transactions XXVIA  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback) 

Edited by Friedrich Kupka, Ian Roxburgh, Kwing Lam Chan Convection in Astrophysics (IAU S239)  (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia and Colloquia)  (Hardback)