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The Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs

By: Charles Darwin

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co: 1889

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 038674

Condition: Very Good -


Green paneled cloth with gold spine lettering. Heavy wear on rear board and around edges of front cover. Inner hinge taped. Previous owner's nameplate pastedown on front free end paper. Folding maps at front and rear (worn at edges). Frontispiece. xx, 344pp., index, with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Primary Geography: A Special Edition of King's Elementary Geography

By: Charles F. King

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1907

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 040819

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's cloth. Pictorial cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Special Edition. 140pp., index. Colored maps. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Electrical Amusements and Experiments (First Edition)

By: Charles R. Gibson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040337

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Mustard cloth. Binding a bit soiled. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Color frontispiece. 88 illustrations. 214pp., with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Meteor Crater, Arizona

By: Clyde Fisher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum of Natural History: 1949

Edition: Offprint Edition

Seller ID: 021793

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet, illustrated front cover, 16pp., Science Guide No. 92, no writing in the pamphlet, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Genitourinary Ultrasound: A Text/Atlas

By: Coleman, Beverly G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Igaku-Shoin Medical Pub: 1988-02-01

Seller ID: 022404

ISBN: 0896401308

Condition: Fine


Fine hardcover, looks brand new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopaedia

By: Considine, Douglas M. [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1983

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 033986

ISBN: 0442251610

Condition: Near Fine


This is the one volume (Sixth) Edition. Contains articles contributed by industry experts and scholars worldwide. It comprises more than 10,000 entries and features hundreds of completely rewritten and re-referenced articles, as well as 2,500 completely new entries covering emerging technologies affecting genetics, global warming, communications, informatics, nanotechnology, and more. Internet references and print references have been updated and expanded to reflect the... View more info

Printed Circuits Handbook

By: Coombs, Clyde F. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill (Tx): 1988-01-01

Edition: 3rd

Seller ID: 031651

ISBN: 0070126097

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine pictorial hardcover (no jacket as issued). Very slight shelf wear. Clean white pages. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Astronomy from Space: Sputnik to Space Telescope (First Edition)

By: Cornell, James [Editor]; Gorenstein, Paul [Editor];

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034300

ISBN: 0262030977

Condition: Near Fine


George B. Field, who chaired the National Academy of Science committee charged with developing priorities for U.S. astronomical research in the 1980s, discusses the future of space astronomy. An epilogue by Ursula B. Marvin describes a planet body that until recently had never been seen from the vantage point of space: the Earth itself. Blue cloth with white spine lettering. A nice copy. viii, 248pp., index. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. The... View more info

Electrical Meters (First Edition)

By: Cyril M. Jansky

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028942

Condition: Very Good -


First Edition. Forest green cloth with gold spine lettering. Illustrated. Stated First Edition. Folding chart. xi, 370pp., index. Inner hinges split (but strong). Jansky was Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin. Part of the Engineering Education Series. The rare first edition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Agricultural Engineering Field Note Book for Terracing and Drainage

By: Dan Scoates

Price: $20.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, D. Scoates: 1937

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 022501

Condition: Good


Spiral bound, original cardboard covers, previous owner's name written on front cover and on title page, 124pp., owner's notes and marginalia, fold-out sketch glued in notes section, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Field Guide to Lies and Statistics: A Neuroscientist on How to Make Sense of a Complex World

By: Daniel Levitin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: VIKING: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041188

ISBN: 0241239990

Condition: Like New


Hardcover. Like new. Illustrated. 292pp., index. Textured end papers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Mastering the 8088 Microprocessor (First Edition)

By: Dao, Lanny V

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books: 1984-01-01

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 025169

ISBN: 0830608885

Condition: Near Fine


Red pebble-grain hardcover. Illustrated with charts and diagrams. Clean copy with clean white pages. Small ding on the spine. vi, 330pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Great Courses: Experiencing Hubble: Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe (New)

By: David M. Meyer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The Great Courses: 2011

Seller ID: 035684

ISBN: 1598037218

Condition: New


The Great Courses: Experiencing Hubble: Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe. Hard case holds total of 2 DVD's (12 lectures of 30 minutes each) and a guidebook. In original publisher's shrink wrap. This book/DVD set would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life

By: Dennett, Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Seller ID: 040627

ISBN: 0684802902

Condition: Like New


Offers a wider perspective on Darwin's scientific theory of natural selection, explaining how it extends beyond biology, analyzing current controversies over the origins of life and inherent biases, and challenging popular philosophies. Publisher's cloth. Very tiny hole in dust jacket on spine. Illustrated. 586pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Phenomenon of Man Revisited: A Biological Viewpoint on Teilhard De Chardin (First Edition)

By: Dodson, Edward O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia Univ Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036694

ISBN: 0231058500

Condition: Near Fine


The book is a biological Viewpoint on Teilhard De Chardin. First Edition. Illustrated. xix, 257pp., index. Frontispiece. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Coal Mining (Volume II)

By: Donald C. Jones

Price: $25.00

Publisher: State College, PA, The Pennsylvania State College: 1939

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 037546

Condition: Very Good +


Volume II only. Black cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. xi, 515pp. Previous owner's name stamped inside covers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Organic Evolution Cross-Examined or Some Suggestions on the Great Secret of Biology (First Edition)

By: Duke or Argyll

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Co, Boston: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031075

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. The contents of this book were all originally contributed to the Nineteenth Century, which by the kind permission of the Editor, Mr. Knowles, are here republished. Red cloth with gold spine lettering. No writing in the book. 201pp., with a 2-page Publisher's Catalog. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Netherlands Commemorative Volume (First Edition)

By: E. H. deLeeuw, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Holland, Drukkerij HaarmansBeverwijk BV: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024462

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth. Brown lettering and design. Illustrated (some in color), one brown 2 inch mark on front board, 277pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Treatise on Astronomy

By: Elias Loomis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1877

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030181

Condition: Very Good -


Loomis was Professor of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy in Yale College. Full leather with original leather spine label. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 8 plates with tissue guards. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper and front cover. Some pencil scribbling on a few pages. 344pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Science Looks At Smoking: A New Inquiry into the effects of smoking on your health

By: Eric Northrup

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann Inc: 1957

Seller ID: 034710

Condition: Near Fine


Fascinating book that argues against any link between cancer and smoking and "how little evidence there really is against the cigarette" Paperback volume in original mailing envelope from R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Winston-Salem, NC. Introduction by Dr. Harry S. N. Greene, Chairman of Department of Pathology, Yale University. Written back in the dark ages when it hadn't yet been scientifically proven that smoking causes cancer. 127pp. Full refund if not sat... View more info

Handbook of Radio Writing: an Outline of Techniques and Markets in Radio Writing in the United States

By: Erik Barnouw

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, D. C. Heath and Company: 1949

Edition: Student's Edition

Seller ID: 039276

Condition: Very Good


Dark red cloth with silver lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. x, 336pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Change and Continuity in a Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherer Society (Archaeologica Venatoria)

By: Eriksen, Berit Valentin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Germany, Archaeologica Venatoria: 1991

Seller ID: 035563

ISBN: 3921618339

Condition: Near Fine


A study of cultural adaptation in late glacial - early post-glacial southwestern Germany with detailed interpretation of data such as the lithic artifacts, topographical situation of settlements, settlement dynamics, subsistence economy, and mobility and communication, over the naturally defined area of the Swabian Alb: an area with good archaeological source material and a long history of archaeological inquiry and research. Orange cloth with black lettering on spine an... View more info

History of Leveling Apparatus for Elevators: the Problem and Patent Situation (First Edition)

By: Ernest L. Gale, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030098

Condition: Very Good


Just what the title indicates...Paperback. No writing in the booklet. 10pp. Original wraps. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Motor Vehicle Engineering The Chassis (First Edition)

By: Ethelbert Flavery

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Mc-Graw Hill Book Company: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010828

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition. Green paneled cloth. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. The gilt lettering on the spine is sharp. A very good plus copy. vii, 468pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Illustrated Catalogue "E" F. N. DuBois & Co. Manufacturers of Sanitary Specialties: Brass Work, Lead Traps, Lead Pipe and Jobbers of Fine Plumbing Fixtures and Supplies for Water, Steam and Gas (First Edition)

By: F, N. DuBois & Co

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Force Publishing Co: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032201

Condition: Very Good


Century-old catalog (hardcover) of this large, New York City manufacturer. Profusely illustrated. 480pp., index. Top board edges worn. Head & tail of spine chipped. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Manual for Resident Engineers

By: F. A. Molitor and E. J. Beard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1903

Edition: First Edition, Second Thousand

Seller ID: 037144

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with gold spine lettering. Folding diagram. 118pp., index, with a 16 page advertising section. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Short History of Science and Scientific Thought; with Readings from the Great Scientists from the Babylonians through Einstein

By: F. Sherwood Taylor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006260

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth with gold lettering and design. 368pp., index. No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Let Newton Be! (First Paperback Edition)

By: Fauvel, John [Editor]; Flood, Raymond [Editor]; Shortland, Michael [Editor]; Wilson, Robin [Editor];

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 024387

ISBN: 019853924X

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, frontispiece, illustrated, no writing in the book, 272pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Computer Interfacing Techniques in Science with Experiments for Sinclair and Timex / Sinclair Computers (First Edition)

By: Field, Paul E

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glenview, IL, Scott, Foresman: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023074

ISBN: 067318112X

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. A classic book by Paul E. Field and John A. Davies that explains in great detail how to use your Timex/Sinclair computer to interface to external electronics! This book is obviously out of print now and so is not easy to find. The electronic circuits described in this book can also be used in many other computer or microcontroller (i.e. Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.) projects. Great book for the DIY'er or Timex/Sinclair hobbyist. Paperback. Illustrated. N... View more info

Direct-Current Dynamos: Part I - Principles

By: Frances B. Crocker

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, American School of Correspondence: 1914

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029470

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with black lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. 63pp. with a 3-page Examination Paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Practical Management of Dynamos and Motors; and The Localization and Remedy of Troubles in Dynamos or Motors (First Edition)

By: Francis B. Crocker; Schuyler S. Wheeler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand Co: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028914

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. Illustrated. vii, 67; 32pp. with Publisher's ads. Nice first edition copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Solid Geometry (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Frank M. Morgan and W. E. Breckenridge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co: 1934

Seller ID: 040583

Condition: Very Good


This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and has his underlining and notes. Green cloth with gold spine lettering. Minor pencil marginalia. vi, pp437-722 (pagination), with an 8 page index. Full refund if not satisfied.This is from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also ser... View more info

Great Facts: A Popular History and Description of the most Remarkable Inventions during the Present Century (First Edition)

By: Frederick C. Bakewell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035239

Condition: Very Good -


First Edition. Brown paneled cloth. Gold spine lettering (faded). Spine slightly cocked. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xii, 307pp., with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Creation of Matter: The Universe from Beginning to End (First Edition)

By: Fritzsch, Harald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034323

ISBN: 0465014461

Condition: Near Fine


The most important findings in modern cosmology. Blue cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. x, 307pp., index. Illustrated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Dynamics of Heat

By: Fuchs, Hans U.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Springer: 1996-02-23

Seller ID: 021836

ISBN: 0387946039

Condition: Like New


Near fine hardcover with very, very light shelf wear, otherwise book looks brand new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Laws of Form

By: G. Spencer Brown

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Julain Press: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028731

Condition: Very Good +


Green cloth with gold spine lettering. Textured end papers. No writing in the book. xxiv, 141pp., index. Bertrand Russell said, "In this book, Brown has succeeded in doing what, in mathematics, is very rare indeed. He has revealed a new calculus, of great power and simplicity..." Solid copy. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Mind's New Science; A History of The Cognitive Revolution (Martin Gardner's copy)

By: Gardner, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1985

Edition: First Ediition

Seller ID: 004361

Condition: Very Good


Uncorrected Proof. This copy of the uncorrected proof belonged to Martin Gardner, author of over 65 books. Gardner was a specialist in mathematics and science and wrote widely on those subjects. Gardner's pencil notes are throughout. With the book is a letter from a senior editor at Basic Books asking Martin Garner to look at the book. Also with the book is Martin Gardner's scathing return letter which was highly critical of the book. Also with the book is the New Y... View more info

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Astronomy: A Visual Guide (Visual Guides)

By: Garlick, Mark

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Firefly Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035511

ISBN: 155297958X

Condition: Near Fine


An introductory illustrated and comprehensive guide to observing and understanding the night sky. This book provides a survey of science's growing understanding of space and includes details of the latest space probes. The most recent photographs from the world's finest observatories and space-based cameras capture the wonder and beauty of the universe. Pictorial (oblong) cloth with matching pictorial dust-jacket. Previous owner's name written in several places (other... View more info

The Geisler Manufacturing: Descriptive Catalogue of the Celebrated "Peerless" Steam Engines

By: Geiser Manufacturing Company

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vestal, NY, The Vestal Press:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029430

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Reprint. Illustrated covers. 64pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce. View more info

Friedel-crafts Chemistry (Interscience monographs on organic chemistry)

By: George Andrew Olah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 024318

ISBN: 0471653152

Condition: Near Fine


Fine green cloth backed boards. Hardcover. 581pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Prehistoric Man: An Introduction to Anthropology (First Edition)

By: George S. Duncan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Stratford Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038534

Condition: Very Good


Duncan was Professor of Egyptology and Assyriology in the American University in Washington, D.C. First Edition. Olive cloth with dark green lettering on spine. Includes a black & white photo of the author which appears to be signed by him. iii, 143pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Primer of Quantum Chemistry

By: Goodrich, F.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021300

ISBN: 0471314900

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth backed boards (hardcover) in pictorial green dust jacket with light shelf wear. No writing in the text. ix, 232pp., index. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Principles of Electric Motors and Control (First Edition)

By: Gordon Fox

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029458

Condition: Very Good +


Stated First Edition. Black cloth with gold gilt spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. xiv, 499 pages, index. Black and white photos, line drawings, graphs and tables. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Standard Lighting with Incandescent Electric Lamps compiled by a staff of experts (Second Edition)

By: H. C. Cushing

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, H. C. Cushing, Jr.: 1922

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 028893

Condition: Very Good


Black bonded leather. Gold lettering on spine and front cover. Textured end-papers. Illustrated. All page edges gilt. 272pp., index. Includes all types of lighting and lighting fixtures used the 1920's. "Compiled by a staff of experts. Endorsed by the Lighting Department of the Joint Committee for Business Development in the movement to "Electrify" and by the Society for Electrical Development." Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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ARRL Ham Radio License Manual: All You Need to Become an Amateur Radio Operator

By: H. Ward Silver; American Radio Relay League

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Newington, CT, Amer Radio Relay League: 2006

Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 030952

ISBN: 0872599639

Condition: Like New


Get your FIRST ham radio license! Easy-to-understand bite-sized sections. Use this book, and pass the 35-question license test. Includes the latest question pool with answer key, for use beginning July 1, 2006. Designed for self-study and for classroom use. Intended for all newcomers, instructors and schoolteachers.This is the most popular introduction to Amateur Radio! The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual is your ticket to joining the ranks of amateur radio operators.Use t... View more info

Propylene and its Industrial Derivatives

By: Hancock

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 022664

ISBN: 0470347902

Condition: Like New


Publisher's cloth. xiv, 517pp. Illustrated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Plumbing (First Edition)

By: Harold E. Babbitt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029473

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. What advanced plumbing looked like almost a century ago! Stated First Edition. Navy cloth with gold spine lettering. Faded front cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. xiv, 445pp., index. Nice, solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Catalogue "R": "H & H" Wiring Devices. "The Line of Least Resistance" (First Edition)

By: Hart & Hegeman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT, The Hart & Hegeman Mfg. Co: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029429

Condition: Very Good +


For Mill, Factory, Builders, Steam Fitters, Electrical and Plumbers' Supplies, and Automotive Equipment. Paperback. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 151pp., index. Nice clean copy. Scarce. View more info

Projex

By: Heaviwait, Rebus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Links: 1972-01-01

Seller ID: 024070

ISBN: 0825630029

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. Near fine, very light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Radiomen (inscribed)

By: Henry G. Pettitt

Price: $12.50

Publisher: self published: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: 008256

Condition: Very Good


Before the communications boom there were a small number of international circuits manned by a few engineers - this book is about them. View more info