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MODERN HIGH-POWER ROCKETRY
Written by Mark B. Canepa.
Stock no. 1609165
Published by Trafford Publishing. c. 2002. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. An Illustrated How-To Guide. A comprehensive step-by-step guide to building, launching and recovering high-power rockets. For rocketeers of all skill levels, novice to Level 3. More than 400 b/w photographs. ISBN: 1553952081. Fifth printing. Covers are a little marked.
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FUNDAMENTALS OF SPECTRUM ANALYSIS
Written by Christoph Rauscher.
Stock no. 1609131
Published by Rohde & Schwarz. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Intended to familiarize the uninitiated reader with the field of spectrum analysis, with an insight into typical applications. Corners bumped. Contents fine.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WEATHER
Written by Reginald M. Lester.
Stock no. 1406667
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1956. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 22. Containing 16 pages of colour illustrations, 48 pages of half-tones and many text drawings. Blue boards with darker blue titles. Minimal bumping to spine. Foxing to spine and board edges as well as endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and loss to top of front panel. Wrapper is grubby with some foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BRITAIN'S FIRST SPACE ROCKET
Written by Robin H. Brand.
Stock no. 1609010
Published by New Forest Electronics. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed boards. The story of Skylark. 692 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780992989606.
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SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS OF THE SEVENTEENTH AND EIGHTEENTH CENTURIES AND THEIR MAKERS
Written by Maurice Daumas.
Stock no. 1609009
Published by Portman Books. 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 361 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713407271. Spine bumped.
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MEGALITHIC REMAINS IN BRITAIN AND BRITTANY
Written by Archibald Thom; A.S. Thom.
Stock no. 1813469
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Sequel to Megalithic Sites in Britain and Megalithic Lunar Observatories. Large scale surveys of the isolated menhirs and the large alignments and cromlechs at Carnac in Brittany. British sites include Stonehenge and Avebury, as well as others in Orkney and Shetland. Navy cloth boards with gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 0198581564. Text block a little marked. Contents clean.
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ADELARD OF BATH THE FIRST ENGLISH SCIENTIST
Written by Louise Cochrane.
Stock no. 1813204
Published by British Museum Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Mathematician, philosopher, prolific author, translator and astrologer, Adelard of Bath still found time to tutor the future Henry II, to assist at the Exchequer and to compose lively treatises on subjects ranging from the care of falcons to the uses of the astrolabe. A discussion of his numerous manuscripts and their influence on contemporary thought, as well as presenting new information about his life. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. viii and 125 pages including index. ISBN: 071411748X. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine and slight scuffing.
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PRINCIPLES OF ENGINEERING INSTRUMENTATION
Written by D.C. Ramsay.
Stock no. 1813193
Published by Arnold. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Engineers and scientists utilise a wide range of mechanical and electronic instruments to measure, convert and monitor performance and this book provides a comprehensive introduction to a broad range of engineering instrumentation. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w diagrams. 216 pages including index. ISBN: 0340645695.
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TILINGS AND PATTERNS
Written by Branko Grunbaum; G.C. Shephard.
Stock no. 1813056
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A truly authoritative, comprehensive, and systematic treatment of the subject of tilings and patterns, focusing on classification and enumeration of tilings. Written in a style that makes it accessible to readers with very little mathematical background. Thick, square format. Grey cloth boards, green foil title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. ix and 700 pages including index. ISBN: 0716711931. Light wear to top & tail of spine, base of text block grubby. Some page edge creasing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly edge-creased.
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THE BIOLOGY OF POLLUTED WATERS
Written by H.B.N. Hynes.
Stock no. 1813011
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biological aspects of pollution in simple terms and as comprehensively as possible. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w charts and illustrations. 202 pages. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn.
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GLASS STRUCTURE AND TECHNOLOGY IN ARCHITECTURE
Written by Sophia Behling; Stefan Behling.
Stock no. 1812810
Published by Prestel. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cutting edge developments that present the full spectrum of glass technology, from innovative dynamic glazing to structural glass engineering. Dual language: German:English. Large format. Black boards, white title to spine, blind title to front. Colour photos throughout. 148 pages. ISBN: 3791321552. A nice, clean copy in a pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly creased across top edge.
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CMMI FOR DEVELOPMENT
Written by Mary Beth Chrissis; Mike Konrad; Sandy Shrum.
Stock no. 1812805
Published by Addison-Wesley. 3rd 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Third Edition. Guidelines for Process Integration and Product Improvement. SEI Series in Software Engineering. Matt blue boards with white titles. xxiv and 650 pages including index plus publisher adverts to rear. ISBN: 9780321711502. Second printing of the third edition. Boards slightly scuffed, contents fine.
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