Works

Total Cataloged: 4252

Google Archipelago: The Digital Gulag and the Simulation of Freedom
Michael Rectenwald - The Google Archipelago
Google Archipelago: The Digital Gulag and the Simulation of Freedom begins with familiar cultural politics as points of entry to the book's theme regarding the reach, penetration, and soon the ubiquity of the digital world. In a book about enormous...

By: Michael Rectenwald
Topics: Ethical issues: censorship, Ethical issues: scientific, technological and medical developments
Editions available: 2
Relational Mechanics and Implementation of Mach's Principle with Weber's Gravitational Force
 Andre Assis - Relational Mechanics and Implementation of Mach's Principle with Weber's Gravitational Force
Relational Mechanics • A new mechanics intended to replace Newtonian mechanics and also Einstein’s Theories of Relativity.

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Gravity, Mathematical physics
Editions available: 1
The Illustrated Method of Archimedes
Ceno Pietro Magnaghi - Andre Assis - The Illustrated Method of Archimedes
In 1906 Johan Ludwig Heiberg (1854-1928), a Danish philologist and historian of science, discovered a previously unknown text of Archimedes (287-212 B.C.). It was a letter addressed to Eratosthenes (285-194 B.C.), the famous Greek scholar and head librarian of the...

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Mechanics
Editions available: 1
The Electric Force of a Current
Julio Akashi Hernandes - Andre Assis - The Electric Force of a Current
The Electric Force of a Current analyzes the electric force between a charge and a circuit carrying a steady current when they are at rest relative to one another. It presents experiments and analytical calculations showing the existence of this...

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Electricity
Editions available: 1
Inductance and Force Calculations in Electrical Circuits
Marcelo De Almeida Bueno - Andre Assis - Inductance and Force Calculations in Electrical Circuits
This book deals with the two fundamental subjects of electromagnetism. It is a useful text for courses in electromagnetism, electrical circuits, mathematical methods of physics, and the history and philosophy of science.

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Electricity, Electricity, electromagnetism and magnetism
Editions available: 1
Archimedes, The Center of Gravity, and The First Law of Mechanics
Andre Assis - Archimedes, The Center of Gravity, and The First Law of Mechanics
Archimedes, the Center of Gravity, and the First Law of Mechanics: The Law of the Lever deals with the most fundamental aspects of physics. The book describes the main events in the life of Archimedes and the content of his...

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Mechanics
Editions available: 2
Weber's Electrodynamics
Andre Assis - Weber's Electrodynamics
"Great progress has been made in electrical science, chiefly in Germany, by cultivators of the theory of action at a distance. The valuable electrical measurements of W. Weber are interpreted by him according to this theory, and the electromagnetic speculation...

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Electricity, Physics: Quantum Electrodynamics
Editions available: 1
Ampère's Electrodynamics
J. P. M. C. Chaib - Andre Assis - Ampère's Electrodynamics
Ampère’s Electrodynamics presents the meaning and evolution of Ampère’s force between current elements. It discusses Oersted’s experiment of 1820 and its impact on Ampère. It explains the main experiments performed by Ampère, including his creation of the null method in...

By: Andre Assis
Topics: Physics of Electricity, Electrical & Electronics
Editions available: 1
Through the Children's Gate
Adam Gopnik - Through the Children's Gate
Not long after Adam Gopnik returned to New York at the end of 2000 with his wife and two small children, they witnessed one of the great and tragic events of the city’s history. In his sketches and glimpses of...

By: Adam Gopnik
Topics: American History
Editions available: 5
The Table Comes First
Adam Gopnik - The Table Comes First
Never before have we cared so much about food. It preoccupies our popular culture, our fantasies, and even our moralizing. With our top chefs as deities and finest restaurants as places of pilgrimage, we have made food the stuff of...

By: Adam Gopnik
Topics: French Cooking, Travel and holiday guides
Editions available: 5