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1 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Paperback)

by Rebecca Skloot

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 07/01/2011

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The internationally bestselling story of a young woman whose death in 1951 changed medical science for ever ... Read more

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2 An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist (Paperback)

by Richard Dawkins

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 24/04/2014

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Born to parents who were enthusiastic naturalists, and linked through his wider family to a clutch of accomplished scientists, the author was bound... Read more

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3 Erwin Schrodinger and the Quantum Revolution (Paperback)

by John R. Gribbin

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 14/03/2013

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Erwin Schrodinger was an Austrian physicist famous for his contribution to quantum physics. Schrodinger was working at one of the most fertile and... Read more

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4 Wings on My Sleeve: The World's Greatest Test Pilot Tells His Story (Paperback)

by Captain Eric Brown

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 01/06/2007

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5 Inside the Centre: The Life of J. Robert Oppenheimer (Paperback)

by Ray Monk

Format: Paperback 832 pages
Published: 07/11/2013

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J Robert Oppenheimer is among the contentious and important figures of the twentieth century. As head of the Los Alamos Laboratory, he oversaw the... Read more

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6 First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong (Paperback)

by James Hansen

Format: Paperback 784 pages
Published: 27/11/2012

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Commemorative edition of the only authorised biography of Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Moon. Updated with a new introduction by the author. Read more

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7 Einstein: His Life and Universe (Paperback)

by Walter Isaacson

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 26/04/2008

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The first full biography of Albert Einstein since all of his papers have become available -- a fully realised portrait of this extraordinary human... Read more

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8 Keeping Hope Alive: How One Somali Woman Changed 90,000 Lives (Paperback)

by Dr. Hawa Abdi

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 02/04/2013

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