Science And Technology from Old Saratoga Books

cover of The Road to Yucca Mountain:  The Development of Radioactive Waste Policy  in the United States

The Road to Yucca Mountain: The Development of Radioactive Waste Policy in the United States

by Walker, J. Samuel

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Published
2009
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket faintly rubbed.
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First Edition; First Printing
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9780520260450
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Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket faintly rubbed.. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0520260457 . xi, 228pp, index, notes, photos. Discusses federal policy development regarding storage of radioactive waste, including the designation of Nevada's Yucca Mountain in 1987 as a high-level radioactive waste site. ; 8vo 8"… Read more
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cover of Controller Tuning and Control Loop Performance

Controller Tuning and Control Loop Performance

by St. Clair, David W.

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good; Covers scuffed.
Edition
Second Edition; Later Printing
ISBN
9780966970302
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$35.00

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Straight-Line Control Co.. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 1993. Second Edition; Later Printing. Softcover. 0966970306 . Yellow printed glossy softcover. Many illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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cover of Analytical Mechanics of Gears

Analytical Mechanics of Gears

by Buckingham, Earle

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Published
1949
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner name on endpapers and title page.
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First Edition
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$30.00

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NY: McGraw Hill. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner name on endpapers and . title page.. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. ix, 546pp, index, profusely illustrated. Black cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of Charles Darwin:  A Commemoration 1882-1982, Happy is the Man That Findeth  Wisdom

Charles Darwin: A Commemoration 1882-1982, Happy is the Man That Findeth Wisdom

by Berry, R. J. (editor)

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Published
1982
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Very Good; Owner name on inside of front cover, covers lightly soiled.
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9780120931804
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London: Academic Press for the Linnean Society of London. Very Good; Owner name on inside of front cover, covers lightly soiled.. 1982. Softcover. 012093180X . A collection of articles about the life and work of Charles Darwin published by the Linnean Society of London on the centenary of Darwin's death. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135… Read more
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cover of The Magic Numbers of Dr. Matrix

The Magic Numbers of Dr. Matrix

by Gardner, Martin

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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780879752811
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$25.00

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Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 0879752815 . Profile of numerologist Dr. Irving Joshua Matrix. Illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages .
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cover of History of the Grinding Machine:  A Historical Study in Tools and  Precision Production

History of the Grinding Machine: A Historical Study in Tools and Precision Production

by Woodbury, Robert S.

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good; Covers toned.
ISBN
9780262730020
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$50.00

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Cambridge, MA: The Technology Press, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Very Good; Covers toned.. 1959. Hardcover. 0262730022 . MIT Technology Monographs, Historical Series number two. Bibliography, index, many black and white illustrations and photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages .
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cover of The Elements of Machine Design (In Two Volumes)

The Elements of Machine Design (In Two Volumes)

by Unwin, W. Cawthorne

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Published
1906
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner names, pages toned.
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$40.00

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London: Longmans, Green & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner names, pages toned.. 1906. Hardcover. 555pp, 431pp, illustrations. Brown cloth stamped in gilt on spines. ; Text-Books of Science; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of Photoelectric Recorder

Photoelectric Recorder

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Very Good
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Schenectady, NY: General Electric. Very Good. Softcover. Circa 1940s. Stapled and five-hole-punched gray printed wraps. GEI-16648B. Illustrations and photos. Operating and repair instructions for GE high speed photoelectric recorder for measuring various high-speed and sensitive items like temperature and pressure. Intended for research and production engineering for a wide array of products, including turbines, refrigerators,… Read more
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cover of Jade:  Stone of Heaven

Jade: Stone of Heaven

by Gump, Richard

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Small brown spot on first two leaves, jacket tattered.
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Small brown spot on first two leaves, . jacket tattered.. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Ivory illustrated cloth. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Bibliography. History and symbolism of jade in Chinese and other Asian culture. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .
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cover of An Elementary Treatise on the Differential Calculus Founded on the Method  of Rates or Fluxions

An Elementary Treatise on the Differential Calculus Founded on the Method of Rates or Fluxions

by Rice, John Minot; Johnson, William Woolsey

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Published
1888
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner's name (Henry H. Van Cleef) in fountain pen on the front free endpaper.
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$120.00

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NY: John Wiley and Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner's name (Henry H. Van Cleef) in . fountain pen on the front free endpaper.. 1888. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Dark green embossed pebbled cloth. xvi, 469pp. Mathematical formula illustrations. Early study of differential calculus. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of Legends of the Earth:  Their Geologic Origins

Legends of the Earth: Their Geologic Origins

by Vitaliano, Dorothy B.

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and worn.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780253147509
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Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and worn.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0253147506 . xiii, 305pp. Bright blue cloth binding. References, index, illustrations, photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of The Two Books on the Water Supply of the City of Rome

The Two Books on the Water Supply of the City of Rome

by Frontinus, Sextus Julius; Herschel, Clemens

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Published
1973
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Very Good;
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New England Water Works Association. Very Good;. 1973. Softcover. A translation into English and explanatory chapters by Herschel of the Water Commissioner of ancient Rome's writings. Introduction by Russell H. Babcock and James J. Matera. Inscribed by Babcock on the title page. Illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages .
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cover of Worlds-Antiworlds:  Antimatter in Cosmology

Worlds-Antiworlds: Antimatter in Cosmology

by Alfven, Hannes

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First American Edition
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San Francisco: W. H. Freeman and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . jacket lightly worn.. 1966. First American Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Theory of the development of the metagalactic system and antimatter by the Swedish theoretical physicist and Nobel Prize winner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall;… Read more
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cover of A Popular Guide to the Observation of Nature;  Or, Hints of Inducement to  the Study of Natural Productions and Appearances, in Their Connexions and  Relations

A Popular Guide to the Observation of Nature; Or, Hints of Inducement to the Study of Natural Productions and Appearances, in Their Connexions and Relations

by Mudie, Robert

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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine faded, “No. 27” inked on front pastedown, foxing throughout.
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Later Printing
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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine faded, No. 27 inked on . front pastedown, foxing throughout.. Later Printing. Hardcover. Original brown cloth. A volume in The American School Library. Fifteen wood engravings. A collection of essays about the philosophy of, pleasure in, and techniques of natural history observation, chapters on physics,… Read more
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cover of Menlo Park Reminiscences

Menlo Park Reminiscences

by Jehl, Francis

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Published
1936
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine rubbed.
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Dearborn, MI: Edison Institute. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine rubbed.. 1936. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Many photos and illustrations of machinery, electric lights, telegraphs, phonographs, and other inventions that Jehl worked on with Edison as one of his Menlo Park laboratory assistants. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 430 pages .
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cover of Relativity for All

Relativity for All

by Dingle, Herbert

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Published
1922
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Good with no dust jacket; Some underlining and marginalia, spine cracked, boards worn.
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Some underlining and marginalia, spine cracked, . boards worn.. 1922. Hardcover. vi, 72pp, index. Two diagrams. Gray boards. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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cover of The Boy Engineer

The Boy Engineer

by Throm, Edward L.

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, gift inscription on front free endpaper
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NY: Golden Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, gift inscription on front . free endpaper. 1959. Hardcover. Pictorial boards. Many black and white illustrations, photos. History of engineering and various inventions, machines, modes of transporation, buildings, etc. Includes special chapter on rocket and space engineering by Willy Ley. ; Popular Mechanics Book; 8vo … Read more
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cover of The All-American Boys

The All-American Boys

by Cunningham, Walter; Herskowitz, Mickey

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, jacket lightly worn.
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First Edition; First Printing
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NY: Macmillan. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown . endpaper, jacket lightly worn.. 1977. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. "An insider's candid look at the space program and the myth of the super hero". Index, several pages of photographs. Cunningham was a member of the Apollo 7 astronaut crew. ; 8vo -… Read more
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cover of Amongst Machines:  A Description of Various Mechanical Appliances Used in  the Manufacture of Wood, Metal, and Other Substances by the Author of the  Young Mechanic

Amongst Machines: A Description of Various Mechanical Appliances Used in the Manufacture of Wood, Metal, and Other Substances by the Author of the Young Mechanic

by Lukin, James

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Published
1876
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and have silverfish damage, corners bumped, endpapers have small tears.
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First Printing
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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and have silverfish damage, corners . bumped, endpapers have small tears.. 1876. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. viii, 335pp. Black and white illustrations. Although designed and especially written for the perusal of boys, it is possible that it may convey interest and instruction to some of… Read more
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cover of Space Pilots

Space Pilots

by Ley, Willy

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn.
Edition
Second Printing
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Poughkeepsie, NY: Guild Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn.. 1957. Second Printing. Hardcover. B100100 printed on lower corner of front pastedown endpaper. Illustrated boards. Great illustrated look at the future of space flight, twelve years before the first humans landed on the moon. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 44 pages .
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