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Ponderables

SHELTER HABOR PRESS

PONDERABLES NEW REDUCED FORMAT

The hugely successful Ponderables series (sold in over 10 languages) is now available in a new reduced format. The new trim page size is 228 x 191mm (compared to 282 x 240mm). There are still 144 pages of beautifully illustrated facts that are suitable for readers aged 10 years to 100.


This new reduced edition has the bonus of a stunningly designed poster with further information on the subject. The poster is contained in a polybag and securely attached with four wafer seals onto the inside back cover. When fully opened out the poster measures 530 x 430mm.

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LAW

Here is the essential guide to law, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines the rules by which we are compelled to live for the benefit of all. Law can been seen as a means of control, and in the earliest communities, elites would have used law to maintain their power.

MEDICINE

Here is the essential guide to medical science, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines how we learned to fight disease and lengthen life. A doctor primarily seeks to reduce suffering, and this has been a universal goal of all societies since our most ancient ancestors began burying the dead, honoring the remains of those who could not be helped further.

PSYCHOLOGY

Here is the essential guide to psychology, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines how we learned to understand ourselves. Psychology is a young science. While great thinkers have pondered the nature of thought itself for centuries, the idea of using scientific experiments to examine the way we think, make decisions, and behave was only arrived at in the mid-19th century.

TECHNOLOGY

Here is the essential guide to the history of technology, an authoritative reference book and timeline that examines how tools have built our civilization, changed our environment, and could even alter our species. The term technology is frequently associated with modernity and the possibilities of the future. However, we have been using technologies since before the dawn of history.

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SHELTER HARBOR PRESS publishes authoritative reference books and timelines that examine and explain the essential life sciences and liberal arts.