Step by step instructions for constructing two-dimensional geometry by hand. Simple and elegant and in the Platonic tradition the 'ever true'.
Floris Books, Edinburgh, UK, 2007. Softback. 87 pages. NEW
Very rare collection of articles on Bickerton's Partial Impact and Selective Molecular Escape theories. Originally published in the Lyttelton Times, they are collected here with with his Reply to Critics and the previously unpublished The Phenomena of Cosmic Impact.
Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd. with Bickerton Brothers, Christchurch, 1892, 1895, 1896. Hardback with no dust jacket. 87+20+16+22 +vi pages. SECONDHAND
Rutherford is one of the most illustrious scientists in history yet his homeland under-rates him. He was born raised and educated in New Zealand and left for Britain when he was 23. This biography is the result of two decades of research. Signed by the author.
ASS Publications, Christchurch, 1999. Hardback with dust jacket. 515 pages. SECONDHAND
Collects Rutherford Memorial Lectures, Speeches at the Commemorative Session, reprints of Original Papers on Physics related to Rutherford's atomic research.
W A Benjamin, New York, 1963. Hardback with slip case. 364 pages. SECONDHAND
The story of 'nuclear New Zealand' once a country with much enthusiasm for nuclear science and technology, prospecting for Uranium on the West Coast and plans for a nuclear power station on the Kaipara. The lover affair only began to change in the 1970's.
Auckland University Press, 2012. Softback. 284 pages. NEW
New Zealand bred astronomer who did important work on the origins of galaxies and the universe at Yale University. Beatrice Hill Tinsley sadly died when she was only 40 when she had so much more to offer astronomy.
Cape Catley Ltd., Auckland, 2006. Softback, 445 pages. SECONDHAND