Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, June 06, 2014

An Amateur's Guide to Observing and Imaging the Heavens
Ian Morison
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2014
Paperback: 335 pp., illus. $39.99. ISBN 9781107619609.    ORDER

American Catch
The Fight for Our Local Seafood
Paul Greenberg
Penguin, New York, 2014
Hardback: 318 pp. $26.95, C$31. ISBN 9781594204487.    ORDER

Among Chimpanzees
Field Notes from the Race to Save Our Endangered Relatives
Nancy J. Merrick
Beacon, Boston, 2014
Hardback: 270 pp. $27.95. ISBN 9780807084908.    ORDER

Beyond Versus
The Struggle to Understand the Interaction of Nature and Nurture
James Tabery
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 293 pp., illus. $40, £29.95. ISBN 9780262027373.    ORDER
Life and Mind.

Climate Change in North America
George Ohring, Ed.
Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2014
Hardback: 283 pp., illus. $129. ISBN 9783319037677.    ORDER
Regional Climate Studies.

Cultures of Milk
The Biology and Meaning of Dairy Products in the United States and India
Andrea S. Wiley
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 207 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780674729056.    ORDER

The Devil's Cormorant
A Natural History
Richard J. King
University of New Hampshire Press (University Press of New England), Durham, NH, 2014
Hardback: 364 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9781611682250.    ORDER

Eating on the Wild Side
The Missing Link to Optimum Health
Jo Robinson
Little, Brown (Hachette Book Group USA), New York, 2014
Paperback: 416 pp., illus. $16, C$18. ISBN 9780316227933.    ORDER
Reprint, 2013 ed.

Humble Before the Void
A Western Astronomer, His Journey East, and a Remarkable Encounter Between Western Science and Tibetan Buddhism
Chris Impey
Templeton, West Conshohocken, PA, 2014
Hardback: 254 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9781599473925.    ORDER

Is Water H2O?
Evidence, Realism, and Pluralism
Hasok Chang
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 2014
Paperback: 338 pp., illus. $69.95. ISBN 9789400796461.    ORDER
Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, vol. 293.

Science for Sale
How the US Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top Scientists, Jeopardize Our Health, and Protect Corporate Profits
David L. Lewis
Skyhorse, New York, 2014
Hardback: 352 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9781626360716.    ORDER

Surgeon General's Warning
How Politics Crippled the Nation's Doctor
Mike Stobbe
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2014
Hardback: 385 pp., illus. $34.95, £24.95. ISBN 9780520272293.    ORDER

Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of Species
James T. Costa
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 351 pp., illus.$39.95. ISBN 9780674729698.    ORDER

Yield Gains in Major U.S. Field Crops
Stephen Smith et al., Eds.
American Society of Agronomy, Madison, WI, 2014
Hardback: 501 pp., illus. $200; to ASSA, CSSA, and SSSA members, $160. ISBN 9780891186199.    ORDER
Copublished with the Crop Sciences Society of America, Madison, WI, and the Soil Science Society of America, Madison, WI.