all ebooks in category: History of Biology & Nature (16)

The Science of Cooking: Understanding the Biology and Chemistry Behind Food and Cooking
English | ISBN: 1118674200 | 2016 | 544 pages | EPUB | 64 MB

Written as a textbook with an online laboratory manual for students and adopting faculties, this work is intended for non-science majors / liberal studies science …

O: The Intimate History of the Orgasm
English | April 24th, 2019 | ISBN: 0802117864, 0802142168 | 420 pages | EPUB | 2.11 MB

"Margolis devotes himself to the social history of the ways and means of orgasm . . . And his breezy, sophisticated writing doesn't hurt, either" …

Ahab's Rolling Sea : A Natural History of Moby-Dick
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022651496X | 449 Pages | PDF | 53 MB

Although Herman Melville's Moby-Dick is beloved as one of the most profound and enduring works of American fiction, we rarely consider it a work of …

The Mating Mind: How Sexual Choice Shaped the Evolution of Human Nature [Repost]
English | 1 Apr. 2001 | ISBN: 038549517X | 528 Pages | PDF | 2.08 MB

At once a pioneering study of evolution and an accessible and lively reading experience, The Mating Mind marks the arrival of a prescient and provocative …

The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0791096408 | PDF | pages: 121 | 10.3 mb

This series tells the stories of important historical disasters and explains their impact and the reforms they spurred. Each book begins with the historical context …

The great influenza: the epic story of the deadliest plague in history
2005 | 546 Pages | ISBN: 0143036491 | EPUB | 2 MB

At the height of WWI, history’s most lethal influenza virus erupted in an army camp in Kansas, moved east with American troops, then exploded, killing …

«The Voyage of the Beagle» by Charles Darwin
English | ISBN: 9783736414969 | EPUB | 0.7 MB

The Voyage of the Beagle is the title most commonly given to reissues of the book written by Charles Darwin and published in 1839 as …

Revolutionary Experiments: The Quest for Immortality in Bolshevik Science and Fiction
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199992983 | 288 pages | PDF | 10,3 MB

Who are we? Where did we come from and where are we going? What is the meaning of life and death? Can we abolish death …

Cry Wolf: Inquest into the True Nature of a Predator
English | January 11th, 2020 | ISBN: 0889777381, 0889777446 | 148 pages | EPUB | 2.14 MB

Turning a blind eye to the dangers of the wild can have deadly consequences. Growing up on a northern trap line, Harold Johnson was taught …

A Foot in the River: Why Our Lives Change - and the Limits of Evolution (Repost)
2015 | ISBN: 0198744420 | English | 304 pages | EPUB/AZW | 0.4 MB/0.6 MB

We are a weird species. Like other species, we have a culture. But by comparison with other species, we are strangely unstable: human cultures self-transform, …

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