Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, June 14, 2013

Androids in the Enlightenment
Mechanics, Artisans, and Cultures of the Self
Adelheid Voskuhl
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 293 pp., illus. $45, £31.50. ISBN 9780226034027.    ORDER

The Avian Migrant
The Biology of Bird Migration
John H. Rappole
Columbia University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 457 pp., illus. $80, £55. ISBN 9780231146784.    ORDER

Basics of Statistical Physics
2nd ed.
Harald J. W. Müller-Kirsten
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 245 pp., illus. $48, £32. ISBN 9789814449533.    ORDER

Birds of the Sierra Nevada
Their Natural History, Status, and Distribution
Edward C. Beedy and Edward R. Pandolfino. Illustrated by Keith Hansen
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2013
Hardback: 443 pp., illus. $75, £52. ISBN 9780520274938.    ORDER
Paperback: 443 pp., illus. $39.95, £27.95. ISBN 9780520274945.    ORDER
Stephen Bechtel Fund Book in Ecology and the Environment.

California Condors in the Pacific Northwest
Jesse D'Elia and Susan M. Haig. Illustrations by Ram Papish
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, 2013
Paperback: 224 pp., illus. $19.95. ISBN 9780870717000.    ORDER

Capture Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy and Related Topics
Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Symposium. Guelph, Canada. 28 August--2 September 2011
Paul E. Garrett and Baharak Hadinia, Eds.
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 679 pp., illus. $220, £145. ISBN 9789814383639.    ORDER

The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
Grady Klein and Alan Dabney
Hill and Wang (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), New York, 2013
Hardback: 235 pp., illus. $30. ISBN 9780809033669.    ORDER
Paperback: 235 pp., illus. $17.95. ISBN 9780809033591.    ORDER

Computational Models for Polydisperse Particulate and Multiphase Systems
Daniele L. Marchisio and Rodney O. Fox
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 546 pp., illus. $125, £75. ISBN 9780521858489.    ORDER
Cambridge Series in Chemical Engineering,

Don't Stop Dreaming
Sex, Death, Fear, Bigorty, and Greed. A Physician-Scientist's Odyssey at the Dawn of AIDS
Russell Tomar
MavenMark (HenschelHAUS), Milwaukee, WI, 2012
Paperback: 379 pp. $18.95. ISBN 9781595981653.    ORDER

Frustrated Spin Systems
2nd ed.
H. T. Diep, Ed.
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 643 pp., illus. $128, £84. ISBN 9789814440738.    ORDER

Full Rip 9.0
The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Sandi Doughton
Sasquatch, Seattle, 2013
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. $23.95, C$27.95. ISBN 9781570617898.    ORDER

Handbook of Accelerator Physics and Engineering
2nd ed.
Alexander Wu Chao et al., Eds.
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Paperback: 846 pp., illus. $58, £38. ISBN 9789814417174.    ORDER

Hematological Malignancies
Methods and Protocols
Magdalena Czader, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 314 pp., illus. $119. ISBN 9781627033565.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 999.

If A, Then B
How the World Discovered Logic
Michael Shenefelt and Heidi White
Columbia University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 349 pp., illus. $89.50, £62. ISBN 9780231161046.    ORDER
Paperback: 349 pp., illus. $29.50, £20.50. ISBN 9780231161053.    ORDER

Insights
Africa's Future . . . Can Biosciences Contribute?
Brian Heap and David Bennett, compilers
Banson, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 136 pp., iilus. $30, £20. ISBN 9780956338754.    ORDER
Paperback: 136 pp., iilus. $15, £10. ISBN 9780956338761.    ORDER

Life at the Center of the Energy Crisis
A Technologist's Search for a Black Swan
George H. Miley
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 233 pp., illus. $38, £25. ISBN 9789814436489.    ORDER

The Lost Whale
The True Story of an Orca Named Luna
Michael Parfit and Suzanne Chisholm. Narrated by Michael Parfit
St. Martin's, New York, 2013
Hardback: 336 pp., illus. $25.99. ISBN 9780312353643.    ORDER

Lymphoma
Diagnosis and Treatment
Anas Younes and Bertrand Coiffner, Eds.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 423 pp., illus. $219. ISBN 9781627034074.    ORDER
Current Clinical Oncology, vol. 43.

Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis in Proteomics
2nd ed.
Rune Matthiesen, Ed.
Humana (Springer), New York, 2013
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $139. ISBN 9781627033916.    ORDER
Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 1007.

Me Medicine vs. We Medicine
Reclaiming Biotechnology for the Common Good
Donna Dickenson
Columbia University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 292 pp. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780231159746.    ORDER

Novel Ecosystems
Intervening in the New Ecological World Order
Richard J. Hobbs, Eric S. Higgs, and Carol M. Hall, Eds.
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 380 pp., illus. $79.95. ISBN 9781118354223.    ORDER

Nutritionism
The Science and Politics of Dietary Advice
Gyorgy Scrinis
Columbia University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 362 pp., illus. $32.95, £22.95. ISBN 9780231156561.    ORDER
Arts and Traditions of the Table.

Periprosthetic Joint Infection
Practical Management Guide
Javad Parvizi, Ed.
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2013
Paperback: 431 pp., illus. $44. ISBN 9789350902714.    ORDER

The Physics of Rock Failure and Earthquakes
Mitiyasu Ohnaka
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 280 pp., illus. $85, £45. ISBN 9781107030060.    ORDER

Pterosaurs
Natural History, Evolution, Anatomy
Mark P. Witton
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 303 pp., illus. $35, £24.95. ISBN 9780691150611.    ORDER

Quest for the Origin of Particles and the Universe
Proceedings of the KMI Inauguration Conference
Yasumichi Aoki et al., Eds.
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $150, £99. ISBN 9789814412315.    ORDER

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Pacific Islands
A Comprehensive Guide
George R. Zug
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2013
Hardback: 316 pp., illus. $70, £48.95. ISBN 9780520274952.    ORDER
Paperback: 316 pp., illus. $34.95, £24.95. ISBN 9780520274969.    ORDER

Rocket Girl
The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist
George D. Morgan
Prometheus, Amherst, NY, 2013
Paperback: 325 pp., illus. $18, C$19. ISBN 9781616147396.    ORDER

Selected Papers II
With Commentaries
Chen Ning Yang
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Paperback: 356 pp., illus. $48, £32. ISBN 9789814449014.    ORDER

The Shadow King
The Bizarre Afterlife of King Tut's Mummy
Jo Marchant
Da Capo (Perseus), Cambridge, MA, 2013
Hardback: 300 pp., illus. $26.99, £17.99, CS30. ISBN 9780306821332.    ORDER

The Silwood Circle
A History of Ecology and the Making of Scientific Careers in Late Twentieth-Century Britain
Hannah Gay
Imperial College Press, London, 2013
Paperback: 440 pp., illus. $39, £26. ISBN 9781783262922.    ORDER

Spacefarers
Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight
Michael J. Neufeld, Ed.
Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, Washington, DC, 2013
Hardback: 260 pp., illus. $29.95, C$35. ISBN 9781935623199.    ORDER
A Smithsonian Contribution to Knowledge.

Spencer's Pathology of the Lung
6th ed.
Philip Hasleton and Douglas R. Flieder, Eds.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Hardback: 2 vols. 1640 pp, illus. + DVDs. $420, £260. ISBN 9780521509954.    ORDER

Sr-A Pseudo Science
Einstein's Special Theory of Relaativity
Si-Xian Liang
Xlibris, Philadelphia, 2013
Paperback: 95 pp. $21.39. ISBN 9781479784967.    ORDER

Three-Particle Physics and Dispersion Relation Theory
A. V. Anisovich et al.
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 341 pp., illus. $84, £55. ISBN 9789814478809.    ORDER

Walking Wild Shores
Portraits of the Natural World
Kevin Winker
Two Harbors, Minneapolis, 2013
Paperback: 363 pp., illus. $16.95. ISBN 9781626520622.    ORDER

What Is Your Race?
The Census and Our Flawed Efforts to Classify Americans
Kenneth Prewitt
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 285 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691157030.    ORDER

Why Hell Stinks of Sulfur
Mythology and Geology of the Underworld
Salomon Kroonenberg
Reaktion, London, 2013
Hardback: 304 pp., illus. $38, £25. ISBN 9781780230450.    ORDER
Translated from the Dutch edition (Amsterdam, 2011) by Andy Brown.

Writing Science in Plain English
Anne E. Greene
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Paperback: 136 pp. $13, £9. ISBN 9780226026374.    ORDER
Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing.