Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, October 31, 2014

Angels by the River
A Memoir
James Gustave Speth
Chelsea Green, White River Junction, VT, 2014
Hardback: 221 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9781603585859.    ORDER

Antarctic Lakes
Johanna Laybourn-Parry and Jemma L. Wadham
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Paperback: 225 pp., illus. $59.95, £34.99. ISBN 9780199670505.    ORDER

The Biological Action of Physical Medicine
Controlling the Human Body's Information System
Jan Zbigniew Szopinski
Academic (Elsevier), Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 244 pp., illus. $130, £79. ISBN 9780128000380.    ORDER

The Natural and Human History of a Deadly Virus
David Quammen
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 128 pp. $13.95, C$15.95. ISBN 9780393351552.    ORDER

The Ending of Time
Where Philosphy and Physics Meet. 2nd ed.
Jiddu Krishnamurti and David Bohm
HarperOne (HarperCollins), San Francisco, 2014
Paperback: 492 pp. $17.99. ISBN 9780062360977.    ORDER

Global Energy Justice
Problems, Principles, and Practices
Benjamin K. Sovacool and Michael H. Dworkin
Cambridge University Press, New York, 2014
Paperback: 413 pp., illus. $36.99,£22.99. ISBN 9781107665088.    ORDER

Junk Drawer Physics
50 Awesome Experiments That Don't Cost a Thing
Bobby Mercer
Chicago Review Press, Chicago, 2014
Paperback: 203 pp., illus. $14.95, C$17.95. ISBN 9781613749203.    ORDER

Life's Blueprint
The Science and Art of Embryo Creation
Benny Shilo
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2014
Hardback: 190 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9780300196634.    ORDER

Making Space
How the Brain Knows Where Things Are
Jennifer M. Groh
Belknap Press of the Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2014
Hardback: 256 pp., illus. $27.95. ISBN 9780674863217.    ORDER

Plant Behaviour and Intelligence
Anthony Trewavas
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 303 pp., illus. $94.95, £55. ISBN 9780199539543.    ORDER

The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons
The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery
Sam Kean
Little, Brown (Hachette Book Group USA), New York, 2014
Hardback: 415 pp., illus. $27, C$30. ISBN 9780316182348.    ORDER

Theory of Stellar Atmospheres
An Introduction to Astrophysical Non-Equilibriium Quantitative Spectroscopic Analysis
Ivan Hubeny and Dimitri Mihalas
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 941 pp., illus. $150, £103. ISBN 9780691163284.    ORDER
Paperback: 941 pp., illus. $89.50, £62. ISBN 9780691163291.    ORDER
Princeton Series in Astrophysics.

Evolution and the Science of Creation
Bill Nye. Corey S. Powell, Ed.
St. Martin's, New York, 2014
Hardback: 319 pp., illus. $25.99, C$29.99. ISBN 9781250007131.    ORDER

Unnatural Selection
How We Are Changing Life, Gene by Gene
Emily Monosson
Island, Washington, DC, 2014
Hardback: 197 pp., illus. $30. ISBN 9781610914987.    ORDER

World Population and Human Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Wolfgang Lutz, William P. Butz, and Samir KC, Eds.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 1072 pp., illus. $160, £95. ISBN 9780198703167.    ORDER