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Cover of "Dynamic Mars" featuring an image of the surface of Mars
Recent and Current Landscape Evolution of the Red Planet
Tanya Harrison
Edited by Richard Soare, Susan Conway, Stephen Clifford

Tanya Harrison is one of three authors who contributed to the third chapter, "Martian Gullies and Their Connection with the Martian Climate," of " ...

A History of United States Slavery
Calvin Schermerhorn

Written as a narrative history of slavery within the United States, "Unrequited Toil" details how an institution that seemed to be ...

Engineering Asia Book Cover
Technology, Colonial Development, and the Cold War Order
Edited by Hiromi Mizuno, Aaron S. Moore, John DiMoia

Weaving together chapters on imperial Japan's wartime mobilization, Asia's first wave of postwar decolonization and Cold War geopolitical ...

Cover of Disorder in the Court by Andrea L. Alden
Morality, Myth, and the Insanity Defense
Andrea L. Alden

The first book-length rhetorical history and analysis of the insanity defense, considered one of the most controversial, most misunderstood, and ...

Book cover with two stylized human heads nearing each other
Edited by Ashley K. Randall, Dominik Schoebi

Emotions play a powerful role in close relationships. Significant progress has been made in understanding the temporal features of emotions ...

Cover of "Psyche Inspired Titanium Class"
A Collection of Artworks
Edited by Brooke Owen, Alexandra Cook, Brianna Orrill, Adriana Talamante, Christiana Shafer, Abigail Weibel, Dillon Briggs

A collection of artistic and creative works from the ASU-led NASA Psyche Mission's 2017–18 Psyche Inspired interns. This downloadable book ...

Cover of "Feeling upon Arrival" by Saretta Morgan featuring inlaid text and a brown background
Saretta Morgan

Inspired by the potential of space to order experiences of time and desire, the language of the poetry in "Feeling Upon Arrival" turns between ...

Cover for Design for Additive Manufacturing featuring metal pieces
Concepts and Considerations for the Aerospace Industry
Edited by Dhruv Bhate

In the coming decades, the growth in additive manufacturing (AM) will likely be driven by production parts that leverage this increase in design ...


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