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  • Into the Magic Shop
    Into the Magic Shop (English, Paperback) Director James R Doty

    The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the extraordinary things that can happen when we harness the power of both the brain and the heart...

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  • Your Life In My Hands (Paperback) Rachel Clarke

    'I am a junior doctor. It is 4 a.m. I have run arrest calls, treated life-threatening bleeding, held the hand of a young woman dying of cancer, scuttled down miles of dim corridors wanting to sob with sheer exhaustion, forgotten to eat, forgotten to drink, drawn on every fibre of strength that I possess to keep my patients safe from harm.'How does it feel to be spat out of medical school into a...

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  • My Inventions and Other Writings
    My Inventions and Other Writings (English, Paperback) Nikola Tesla

    Includes three additional articles by the author which were published in "The Electrical Experimenter" magazine and represent the breadth of his interests: "Tesla would pour Lightning from Airships to Consume Foe" (1916), "The Action of The Eye" (1893), "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy" (1900).

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  • Spaceman
    Spaceman (Paperback) Mike Massimino, Tanner Colby

    The extraordinary and inspirational story of US astronaut Mike Massimino

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  • Your Life in My Hands
    Your Life in My Hands (English, Hardback) Rachel Clarke

    How does it feel to be spat out of medical school into a world of pain, loss and trauma that you feel wholly ill-equipped to handle?

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  • Life's Work
    Life's Work (English, Hardback) Willie Parker

    A reproductive justice advocate and abortion provider reveals how he came to believe that helping women in need, without judgment, is the Christian thing to do.

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  • My Brief History
    My Brief History (English, Hardback) Stephen Hawking

    Tracing his development as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onwards through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time - one of the iconic books of the twentieth century.

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  • Working Stiff
    Working Stiff (English, Paperback) Judy Melinek, T. J. Mitchell

    Fearless memoir of a forensic pathologist's "rookie season" as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases that shaped her as both a physician and mother.

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  • Patient H69
    Patient H69 (English, Hardback) Vanessa Potter

    Imagine waking up, suddenly blind and paralyzed! It happened to ?patient h69? in this gripping story of one women's quest to understand her unique neurological illness and recover from it.

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  • Morgue
    Morgue (English, Paperback) Vincent DiMaio, Ron Franscell

    In this clear eyed, gritty, and enthralling narrative, Dr. Vincent Di Maio and crime writer Ron Franscell guide us behind the morgue doors to tell a fascinating life story through the cases that have made Di Maio famous-from the exhumation of assassin Lee Harvey Oswald to the complex issues in the shooting of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.

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  • Under the Knife
    Under the Knife (English, Paperback) Gulzar Mufti

    True stories from a consultant urological surgeon with over 25 years' experience.

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  • LSD
    LSD (English, Hardback) Albert Hofmann, Amanda Feilding

    Albert Hofmann, who died in 2008 aged 102, synthesised LSD in 1938. Although his work produced other important drugs, it was LSD that shaped his career. Shortly before his death, Hoffman approved a new and updated translation of his autobiography (first published by McGraw Hill in 1979). It appears here for the first time in print.

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  • Doc's Side
    Doc's Side (English, Paperback) Eric Paetkau

    In September of 1959, freshly minted physician Eric Paetkau and his new bride travelled the narrow, winding road on BC's Sunshine Coast. The road suddenly ended at a twin-gabled, two-storey building perched on a bluff overlooking picturesque ocean bays dotted with islands. The young doctor gazed up at St. Mary's Hospital and thought, "this is for me."Paetkau's humorous and sometimes harrowing...

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  • Undiluted Hocus-Pocus
    Undiluted Hocus-Pocus (English, Hardback) Martin Gardner

    Includes topics as diverse as magic, philosophy, religion, pseudoscience, and Alice in Wonderland. This title takes readers from author's childhood in Oklahoma to his college days at the University of Chicago, his service in the navy, and his varied and professional pursuits.

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  • A Scientist in Wonderland
    A Scientist in Wonderland (English, Paperback) Professor Edzard Ernst

    This memoir provides a unique insight into the cutthroat politics of academic life and offers a sobering reflection on the damage already done by pseudoscience in the field of medicine.

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  • Journey of a Thousand Miles
    Journey of a Thousand Miles (English, Paperback) Ruey J. Yu, Kate Jaimet

    This is the beautifully written, compellingly inspiring rags-to-riches story of a Taiwanese youngster, Ruey Yu, born into a ravaged and occupied country, who went on to co-found and build a multi-million-dollar American skin care empire, NeoStrata.

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  • The Long Road to Stockholm
    The Long Road to Stockholm (English, Hardback) Peter Mansfield

    In this autobiography, Sir Peter Mansfield describes his life from his early childhood in war time London to his research in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and the development of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. For his discoveries in MRI, Sir Peter was awarded the 2003 Nobel Prize for Medicine, shared with Paul Lauterbur.

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  • Vital Remains (English, Hardback) Winston Wicomb, Amos van der Merwe

    Winston Wicomb was too dark to fit in with his family's efforts to evade the Apartheid era's notorious inspectors and had to hide whenever there was a knock on their door. This is the story of an eternal optimist and profound dreamer who managed to rise from the backstreets of Cape Town to become an internationally recognized transplant pioneer.

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  • Selected Papers Of Denis Noble Cbe Frs, The: A Journey In Physiology Towards Enlightenment
    Selected Papers Of Denis Noble Cbe Frs, The: A Journey In Physiology Towards Enlightenment (English, Hardback) Zhu Chen

    Systems Biology is an idea in search of a definition. This book explains why this is true: it is an approach rather than a subject. It includes examples of the systems approach in practice since it reveals the nature of some of the forms of downward causation in multilevel analysis.

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  • Memoirs of a Red Cross Doctor
    Memoirs of a Red Cross Doctor (English, Paperback) Frank Ryding

    Memoirs of a Red Cross Doctor' is an honest portrayal of conflict and a testament to the resilience of the human spirit.

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