Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, June 21, 2013

Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics
Basic Theory and Advanced Methods
Dominik Marx and Jürg Hutter
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012
Paperback: 577 pp., illus. $75, £40. ISBN 9781107663534.    ORDER

Cosmetic Surgery After Massive Weight Loss
Seth R. Thaller and Mimis Cohen, Eds.
JP Medical, New York, 2013
Hardback: 228 pp., illus. $160. ISBN 9781907816284.    ORDER

Darwin's Doubt
The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design
Stephen C. Meyer
HarperOne (HarperCollins), San Francisco, 2013
Hardback: 512 pp., illus. $28.99. ISBN 9780062071477.    ORDER

Do Babies Matter?
Gender and Family in the Ivory Tower
Mary Ann Mason, Nicholas H. Wolfinger, and Marc Goulden
Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ, 2013
Hardback: 187 pp., illus. $72. ISBN 9780813560816.    ORDER
Paperback: 187 pp., illus. $25.95. ISBN 9780813560809.    ORDER
Familes in Focus.

Environmental Debt
The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy
Amy Larkin
Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's), New York, 2013
Hardback: 256 pp., illus. $27, C$31. ISBN 9781137278555.    ORDER

Frogs of the United States and Canada
C. Kenneth Dodd Jr.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2013
Hardback: 2 vols. 1024 pp., illus. $180. ISBN 9781421406336.    ORDER

Geologic History of Florida
Major Events That Formed the Sunshine State
Albert C. Hine
University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 2013
Hardback: 252 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780813044217.    ORDER

The Human Shore
Seacoasts in History
John R. Gillis
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 251 pp., illus. $27.50. ISBN 9780226922232.    ORDER

An Image of God
The Catholic Struggle with Eugenics
Sharon M. Leon
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2013
Hardback: 236 pp. $45, £31.50. ISBN 9780226038988.    ORDER

Life's Vital Link
The Astonishing Role of the Placenta
Y. W. Loke
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 274 pp. $29.95, £16.99. ISBN 9780199694518.    ORDER

Mammalian Development
Networks, Switches, and Morphogenetic Processes
Patrick P. L. Tam, James Nelson, and Janet Rossant, Eds.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, 2013
Hardback: 528 pp., illus. $155. ISBN 9781936113248.    ORDER

Mammals of China
Andrew T. Smith and Yan Xie, Eds.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2013
Paperback: 395 pp., illus. $24.95, £16.95. ISBN 9780691154275.    ORDER
Princeton Pocket Guides.

MRI Made Easy (for Beginners)
2nd ed.
Govind B. Chavhan
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2013
Paperback: 228 pp., illus. + CD-ROM. $44. ISBN 9789350902707.    ORDER

Mutation-Driven Evolution
Masatoshi Nei
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 256 pp., illus. $89.95, £55. ISBN 9780199661732.    ORDER

The Prince of Medicine
Galen in the Roman Empire
Susan P. Mattern
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
Hardback: 358 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780199767670.    ORDER

Reproductive Politics
What Everyone Needs to Know
Rickie Solinger
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
Paperback: 233 pp. $16.95, £10.99. ISBN 9780199811410.    ORDER

The Savage Garden Revised
Cultivating Carnivorous Plants
Peter D'Amato
Ten Speed, Berkeley, CA, 2013
Paperback: 384 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9781607744108.    ORDER

Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome
Daniel W. Skupski, Ed.
Jaypee Brothers Medical, New Delhi, 2013
Hardback: 186 pp., illus. $83. ISBN 9789350903513.    ORDER

Virus Hunt
The Search for the Origin of HIV
Dorothy H. Crawford
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
Hardback: 258 pp., illus. $27.95, £16.99. ISBN 9780199641147.    ORDER

Writing History in the Age of Biomedicine
Roger Cooter, with Claudia Stein
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2013
Hardback: 364 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9780300186635.    ORDER