Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, October 28, 2011

Bird on Fire
Lessons from the World's Least Sustainable City
Andrew Ross
Oxford University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 309 pp., illus. $27.95, £17.99. ISBN 9780199828265.    ORDER

Capitalist Revolutionary
John Maynard Keynes
Roger E. Backhouse and Bradley W. Bateman
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2011
Hardback: 207 pp. $25.95. ISBN 9780674057753.    ORDER

The Chemical History of a Candle
Sesquicentenary Edition
Michael Faraday. Frank A. J. L. James, Ed.
Oxford University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 202 pp., illus. $24.95, £14.99. ISBN 9780199694914.    ORDER

Conserving Southern Longleaf
Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land Management
Albert G. Way
University of Georgia Press, Athens, 2011
Hardback: 323 pp., illus. $59.95. ISBN 9780820334660.    ORDER
Paperback: 323 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780820340173.    ORDER
Environmental History and the American South.

Drug Interactions in Infectious Diseases
3rd ed.
Stephen C. Piscitelli, Keith A. Rodvold, and Manjunath P. Pai, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2011
Hardback: 706 pp. $99. ISBN 9781617792120.    ORDER
Infectious Disease.

Evolution
Jean-Baptiste de Panafieu. Photographs by Patrick Gries
Seven Stories, New York, 2011
Hardback: 424 pp., illus. $45, C$51. ISBN 9781609803681.    ORDER
Translated from the French edition (2007) by Linda Asher.

Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City
Leslie Day. Illustrated by Trudy Smoke
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2011
Hardback: 289 pp., illus. $55. ISBN 9781421401515.    ORDER
Paperback: 289 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9781421401522.    ORDER

Greedy Approximation
Vladimir Temlyakov
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 432 pp. $99, £60. ISBN 9781107003378.    ORDER
Cambridge Monographs on Applied and Computational Mathematics, no. 20.

A Landscape History of New England
Blake Harrison and Richard W. Judd, Eds.
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2011
Hardback: 427 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780262016407.    ORDER

The New Atlas of World History
Global Events at a Glance
John Haywood
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2011
Hardback: 252 pp., illus. $49.50. ISBN 9780691152691.    ORDER

Nonlinear Dispersive Waves
Asymptotic Analysis and Solitons
Mark J. Ablowitz
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
Hardback: 362 pp., illus. $115, £70. ISBN 9781107012547.    ORDER
Paperback: 362 pp., illus. $60, £35. ISBN 9781107664104.    ORDER
Cambridge Texts in Applied Mathematics, no. 47.

On Conan Doyle
Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling
Michael Dirda
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2011
Hardback: 224 pp. $19.95, £13.95. ISBN 9780691151359.    ORDER

Translational Dynamics and Magnetic Resonance
Principles of Pulsed Gradient Spin Echo NMR
Paul T. Callaghan
Oxford University Press, New York, 2011
Hardback: 565 pp., illus. $94.95, £49.95. ISBN 9780199556984.    ORDER

Unpopular Privacy
What Must We Hide?
Anita L. Allen
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2011
Hardback: 277 pp. $35, £22.50. ISBN 9780195141375.    ORDER
Studies in Feminist Philosophy.

Wildflower Wonders
The 50 Best Wildflower Sites in the World
Bob Gibbons
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2011
Hardback: 192 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780691152295.    ORDER

World in the Balance
The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement
Robert P. Crease
Norton, New York, 2011
Hardback: 319 pp., illus. $26.95, C$31. ISBN 9780393072983.    ORDER