Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, August 15, 2014

101 Clinical Cases in Emergency Room
Badar M. Zaheer
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2014
Paperback: 414 pp., illus. $33. ISBN 9789350903032.    ORDER

An Appetite for Wonder
The Making of a Scientist. A Memoir
Richard Dawkins
Ecco (HarperCollins), New York, 2014
Paperback: 320 pp., illus. $15.99. ISBN 9780062225801.    ORDER
Reprint, 2013 ed.

Aristotle's Ladder, Darwin's Tree
The Evolution of Visual Metaphors for Biological Order
J. David Archibald
Columbia University Press, New York, 2014
Hardback: 256 pp., illus. $60, £41.50. ISBN 9780231164122.    ORDER

Curiosity
An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mision and the People Who Made It Happen
Rod Pyle
Prometheus, Amherst, NY, 2014
Paperback: 300 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9781616149338.    ORDER

Curious
The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends on It
Ian Leslie
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2014
Hardback: 240 pp. $26.99, C$30. ISBN 9780465079964.    ORDER

Death By Black Hole
And Other Cosmic Quandaries
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 384 pp. $15.95, C$17.95. ISBN 9780393350388.    ORDER
Reprint, 2007 ed.

Fundamentals and Applications of Micro- and Nanofibers
Alexander L. Yarin, Behnam Pourdeyhimi, and Seeram Ramakrishna
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2014
Hardback: 455 pp., illus. $99, £65. ISBN 9781107060296.    ORDER

GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou for Mobile Devices
From Instant to Precise Positioning
Ivan G. Petrovski
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2014
Hardback: 327 pp., illus. $90, £55. ISBN 9781107035843.    ORDER

An Indomitable Beast
The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar
Alan Rabinowitz
Island, Washington, DC, 2014
Hardback: 261 pp., illus. $30. ISBN 9781597269964.    ORDER

An Introductory Course of Particle Physics
Palash B. Pal
CRC Press (Taylor and Francis Group), Boca Raton, FL, 2014
Hardback: 816 pp., illus. $79.95. ISBN 9781482216981.    ORDER

Mars Up Close
Inside the Curiosity Mission
Marc Kaufman
National Geographic Books, Washington, DC, 2014
Hardback: 302 pp., illus. $40, C$45. ISBN 9781426212789.    ORDER

Ophthalmic Diagnosis and Treatment
Myron Yanoff et al., Eds.
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2014
Paperback: 464 pp., illus. $56. ISBN 9789350259528.    ORDER

Origins
Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution
Neil deGrasse Tyson and Donald Goldsmith
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 345 pp., illus. $19.95, C$22.95. ISBN 9780393350395.    ORDER
Reprint, 2004 ed.

The Pluto Files
The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 206 pp., illus. $15.95, C$17.95. ISBN 9780393350364.    ORDER
Reprint, 2009 ed.

Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration
John Rieger, John Stanley, and Ray Traynor
Island, Washington, DC, 2014
Paperback: 315 pp., illus. $42.50. ISBN 9781610913621.    ORDER
Society for Ecological Restoration.

Science Unshackled
How Obscure, Abstract, Seemingly Useless Scientific Research Turned Out to Be the Basis for Modern Life
C. Renée James
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2014
Hardback: 216 pp. $24.95. ISBN 9781421415000.    ORDER

Space Chronicles
Facing the Ultimate Frontier
Neil deGrasse Tyson. Avis Lang, Ed.
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 380 pp. $18.95, C$18.95. ISBN 9780393350371.    ORDER
Reprint, 2012 ed.

The Story of Pain
From Prayer to Painkillers
Joanna Bourke
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 408 pp., illus. $34.95, £20. ISBN 9780199689422.    ORDER

Sustainability
A History
Jeremy L. Caradonna
Oxford University Press, New York, 2014
Hardback: 343 pp. $27.95, £17.99. ISBN 9780199372409.    ORDER

Virtually Human
The Promise--and the Peril--of Digital Immortality
Martine Rothblatt
St. Martin's, New York, 2014
Hardback: 264 pp., illus. $26.99, C$31.50. ISBN 9781250046635.    ORDER

Waking Up
A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
Sam Harris
Simon and Schuster, New York, 2014
Hardback: 245 pp., illus. $26, C$32. ISBN 9781451636017.    ORDER

What Does a Black Hole Look Like?
Charles D. Bailyn
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $34, £24.95. ISBN 9780691148823.    ORDER
Princeton Frontiers in Physics.