Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, April 04, 2014

The Double-Crested Cormorant
Plight of a Feathered Pariah
Linda R. Wires
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2014
Hardback: 367 pp., illus. $30. ISBN 9780300187113.    ORDER

The Extreme Life of the Sea
Stephen R. Palumbi and Anthony R. Palumbi
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 235 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780691149561.    ORDER

The Galápagos
A Natural History
Henry Nicholls
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2014
Hardback: 213 pp., illus. $27.99, C$31. ISBN 9780465035977.    ORDER

Hallelujah Moments
Tales of Drug Discovery
Eugene H. Cordes
Oxford University Press, New York, 2014
Hardback: 257 pp., illus. $29.95, £19.99. ISBN 9780199337149.    ORDER

Health Inequalities and People with Intellectual Disabilities
Eric Emerson and Chris Hatton
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013
Paperback: 175 pp., illus. $56, £35. ISBN 9780521133142.    ORDER

A Forest Giant on the Edge
David R. Foster, Ed.
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2014
Hardback: 336 pp., illus. $40. ISBN 9780300179385.    ORDER

The Homing Instinct
Meaning and Mystery in Animal Migration
Bernd Heinrich
Houghton Mifflin (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), New York, 2014
Hardback: 368 pp., illus. $27. ISBN 9780547198484.    ORDER

Homology, Genes, and Evolutionary Innovation
Günter P. Wagner
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 494 pp., illus. $60, £41.95. ISBN 9780691156460.    ORDER

Land and Wine
The French Terroir
Charles Frankel
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2014
Hardback: 263 pp., illus. $27.50, £19.50. ISBN 9780226014692.    ORDER

Limits of Economic ad Social Knowledge
Stephen L. DeCanio
Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's), New York, 2014
Hardback: 264 pp., illus. $115. ISBN 9781137371928.    ORDER

The Oldest Living Things in the World
Rachel Sussman
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2014
Hardback: 269 pp., illus. $45. ISBN 9780226057507.    ORDER

The Owner's Manual for the Brain
The Ultimate Guide to Peak Mental Performace at All Ages. 4th ed.
Pierce J. Howard
William Morrow (HarperCollins), New York, 2014
Paperback: 1047 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780062227355.    ORDER

Physics, Nature and Society
A Guide to Order and Complexity in Our World
Joaquín Marro
Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2014
Hardback: 216 pp., illus. $39.99. ISBN 9783319020235.    ORDER
Frontiers Collection.

The Remedy
Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
Thomas Goetz
Gotham (Penguin Group), New York, 2014
Hardback: 320 pp., illus. $27, C$32. ISBN 9781592407514.    ORDER

The Routledge Handbook of the Bioarchaeology of Human Conflict
Christopher Knüsel and Martin J. Smith, Eds.
Routledge (Taylor and Francis), Abingdon, Oxon, UK, 2014
Hardback: 750 pp., illus. $225, £140. ISBN 9780415842198.    ORDER

Stealing Cars
Technology and Society from the Model T to the Gran Torino
John A. Heitmann and Rebecca H. Morales
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2014
Hardback: 228 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9781421412979.    ORDER

The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island
Will Harlan
Grove, New York, 2014
Hardback: 325 pp., illus. $26. ISBN 9780802122582 582.    ORDER

When the Earth Roars
Lessons from the History of Earthquakes in Japan
Gregory Smits
Rowman and Littlefield Education, Lanham, MD, 2014
Hardback: 241 pp., illus. $80. ISBN 9781442220096.    ORDER

A Window on Eternity
A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park
Edward O. Wilson
Simon and Schuster, New York, 2014
Hardback: 169 pp., illus. + DVD. $30, C$34.99. ISBN 9781476747415.    ORDER