Science

Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency

Nikola Tesla

“Each day we go to our work in the hope of discovering,—in the hope that some one, no matter who, may find a solution of one of the pending great problems,—and each succeeding day we return to our task with renewed ardor; and even i...

The inventions, researches and writings of Nikola Tesla

Thomas Commerford Martin

Written in 1893, the book is a record of Tesla's pioneering activities, research, and works.Tesla is recognized as one of the foremost electrical researchers and inventors.At the time of publication, the book was the "bible" of every electrical engin...

The Elements of Style

William Strunk

The Elements of Style is an American English writing style guide in numerous editions. The original was composed by William Strunk Jr. in 1918, and published by Harcourt in 1920, comprising eight "elementary rules of usage", ten "elementary principle...

On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection

Charles Darwin

Darwin's hypothesis of common choice issued a significant challenge to conventional thought and conviction: no being or species has been particularly made; all are bolted into a merciless battle for presence, with termination approaching for those no...

THE WATCHMAKER OF FILIGREE STREET

Natasha Pulley

1883. Thaniel Steepleton returns home to his tiny London apartment to find a gold pocket watch on his pillow. Six months later, the mysterious timepiece saves his life, drawing him away from a blast that destroys Scotland Yard. At last, he goes in s...

FORGET TOMORROW

Pintip Dunn

Forget Tomorrow is a fascinating new novel in the genre of science fiction and fantasy that would be a perfect gift for a young adult. Pintip Dunn delivers a mighty smash of mystery, thriller, and drama, captivating and grabbing your attention from t...

A SHORT HISTORY OF NEARLY EVERYTHING

Bill Bryson

In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his biggest book, he confronts his greatest ch...

CALCULUS MADE EAS

Silvanus P. Thompson

First published in 1910 by Silvanus P. Thompson, Calculus Made Easy has been a classic introduction to differential and integral calculus. The century-old book reveals techniques, tricks, and shortcuts in an easy-to-follow approach that are both eff...

CATALYST (STAR WARS): A ROGUE ONE NOVEL

James Luceno

Longing for an action-packed, thrilling and invigorating science-fiction novel? James Luceno is just the right man for the job! He's officially back with Catalyst, ladies and gentlemen, a brand-new bestseller in the legendary Star Wars universe. This...

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE: A NOVEL

Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor

From the creators of the wildly popular Welcome to Night Vale podcast comes an imaginative mystery of appearances and disappearances that is also a poignant look at the ways in which we all struggle to find ourselves...no matter where we li...