Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, March 21, 2014

1177 B.C.
The Year Civilization Collapsed
Eric H. Cline
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 259 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691140896.    ORDER

40 Years of Evolution
Darwin's Finches on Daphne Major Island
Peter R. Grant and B. Rosemary Grant
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 432 pp., illus. $49.50, £34.95. ISBN 9780691160467.    ORDER

Bumble Bees of North America
An Identification Guide
Paul H. Williams et al.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Paperback: 208 pp., illus. $24.95, £16.95. ISBN 9780691152226.    ORDER
Critical Issues in Medicine and Health.

Citizen Canine
Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs
David Grimm
PublicAffairs (Perseus), New York, 2014
Hardback: 350 pp. $26.99, C$30. ISBN 9781610391337.    ORDER

Enlightening Symbols
A Short History of Mathematical Notation and Its Hidden Powers
Joseph Mazur
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 319 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.95. ISBN 9780691154633.    ORDER

Four Fields
Tim Dee
Jonathan Cape (Random House), London, 2014
Hardback: 288 pp. £18.99. ISBN 9780224090728.    ORDER

I Can Hear You Whisper
An Intimate Journey Through the Science of Sound and Language
Lydia Denworth
Dutton (Penguin), New York, 2014
Hardback: 399 pp. $26.95, C$31. ISBN 9780525953791.    ORDER

Infinitesimal
How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
Amir Alexander
Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2014
Hardback: 365 pp., illus. $27, C$31. ISBN 9780374176815.    ORDER

Interrelations Between Essential Metal Ions and Human Diseases
Astrid Sigel, Helmut Sigel, and Roland K. O. Sigel, Eds.
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 2014
Hardback: 411 pp., illus. $239. ISBN 9789400774995.    ORDER
Metal Ions in Life Sciences, vol. 13.

Missing Microbes
How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues
Martin J. Blaser
Holt, New York, 2014
Hardback: 286 pp. $28. ISBN 9780805098105.    ORDER

Mono Lake
From Dead Sea to Environmental Treasure
Abraham Hoffman
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 2014
Hardback: 184 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780826354440.    ORDER

Networking Peripheries
Technological Futures and the Myth of Digital Universalism
Anita Say Chan
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 286 pp., illus. $32, £27.95. ISBN 9780262019712.    ORDER

North American Amphibians
Distribution and Diversity
David M. Green et al.
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2014
Hardback: 350 pp., illus. $75, £52. ISBN 9780520266728.    ORDER
Stephen Bechtel Fund Book in Ecology and the Environment.

The Psychology Book
From Shaminism to Cutting-Edge Neuroscience, 250 Milestones in the History of Psychology
Wade E. Pickren
Sterling, New York, 2014
Hardback: 578 pp., illus. $29.95, C$32.95. ISBN 9781402784811.    ORDER

Social Issues in Diagnosis
An Introduction for Students and Clinicians
Annemarie Goldstein Jutel and Kevin Dew, Eds.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2014
Paperback: 263 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9781421413006.    ORDER

The Time Traveler's Almanac
Ann VanderMeer and Jeff VanderMeer, Eds.
Tor (Tom Doherty Associates), New York, 2014
Hardback: 960 pp., illus. $37.99. ISBN 9780765374219.    ORDER
Paperback: 960 pp., illus. $25.99, C$29.99. ISBN 9780765374240.    ORDER

Vikings
Life and Legend
Gareth Williams, Peter Pentz, and Matthias Wemhoff, Eds.
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 2014
Paperback: 288 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780801479427.    ORDER

You Are Here
From the Compass to GPS, the History and Future of How We Find Ourselves
Hiawatha Bray
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2014
Hardback: 272 pp. $27.99, C$31. ISBN 9780465032853.    ORDER