Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, November 14, 2014

Arrival of the Fittest
Solving Evolution's Greatest Puzzle
Andreas Wagner
Current (Penguin Group USA), New York, 2014
Hardback: 297 pp. $27.95, C$32.96. ISBN 9781591846468.    ORDER

The Best Writing on Mathematics
Mircea Pitici, Ed.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Paperback: 361 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780691164175.    ORDER

The Biology Book
From the Origin of Life to Epigenetics, 250 Milestones in the History of Biology
Michael C. Gerald, with Gloria E. Gerald
Sterling Ter Libra, Yorba Linda, CA, 2014
Hardback: 528 pp., illus. $29.95, C$32.95. ISBN 9781454910688.    ORDER

Britain's Habitats
A Guide to the Wildlife Habitats of Britain and Ireland
Sophie Lake et al.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2014
Hardback: 276 pp., illus. $39.95, £27.95. ISBN 9780691158556.    ORDER

Collecte Papers of Michael E. Soulé
Early Years in Modern Conservation Biology
Michael E. Soulé, with Robert L. Peters
Island, Washington, DC, 2014
Hardback: 373 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9781610915748.    ORDER

Concrete Jungle
New York City and Our Last Best Hope for a Sustainable Future
Niles Eldredge and Sidney Horenstein
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2014
Hardback: 286 pp., illus. $34.95, £24.95. ISBN 9780520270152.    ORDER

Creationism in Europe
Stefaan Blancke, Hans Henrik Hiermitslev, and Peter C. Kjaergaard, Eds.
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2014
Hardback: 396 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9781421415628.    ORDER

Flora of North America. North of Mexico
Vol. 28, Bryophyta, part 2
Flora of North America Editorial Committee
Oxford University Press, New York, 2014
Hardback: 724 pp., illus. $95, £62. ISBN 9780190202750.    ORDER

Forensic Media
Reconstructing Accidents in Accelerated Modernity
Greg Siegel
Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2014
Hardback: 272 pp., illus. $89.95. ISBN 9780822357391.    ORDER
Paperback: 272 pp., illus. $24.95. ISBN 9780822357537.    ORDER
Sign, Storage, Transmission.

Fossil Fungi
Thomas N. Taylor, Michael Krings, and Edith L. Taylor
Academic (Elsevier Science), San Diego, 2014
Hardback: 398 pp., illus. $150. ISBN 9780123877314.    ORDER

The Future of God
A Practical Approach to Sprituality for Our Times
Deepak Chpra
Harmony (Crown), New York, 2014
Hardback: 272 pp. $25, C$29.95. ISBN 9780307884978.    ORDER

Mapping the Cosmos
James Geach
Reaktion, London, 2014
Hardback: 270 pp., illus. $35. ISBN 9781780233635.    ORDER

Good Health, Good Life
12 Keys to Enjoying Physical and Spiritual Wellness
Joyce Meyer
Faith Words (Hachette Book Group), New York, 2014
Hardback: 158 pp. $10, C$11. ISBN 9781455547142.    ORDER

The Great American Scaffold
Intertextuality and Identity in American Presidential Discourse
Frank Austermühl
John Benjamins, Philadelphia, 2014
Hardback: 348 pp., illus. $140, €99. ISBN 9789027206442.    ORDER
Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture, 53.

The Immune System
4th ed.
Peter Parham
Garland Science (Taylor and Francis), New York, 2014
Paperback: 622 pp., illus. $130. ISBN 9780815344667.    ORDER

The Lagoon
How Aristotle Invented Science
Armand Marie Leroi
Viking (Penguin), New York, 2014
Hardback: 512 pp., illus. $29.95, C$34.95. ISBN 9780670026746.    ORDER

Melting Away
A Ten-Year Journey Through Our Endangered Polar Regions
Camille Seaman
Princeton Architectural, New York, 2014
Hardback: 160 pp., illus. $55, £35. ISBN 9781616892609.    ORDER

The New Math
A Political History
Christopher J. Phillips
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2014
Hardback: 241 pp., illus. $45, £31.50. ISBN 9780226184968.    ORDER

On Immunity
An Inoculation
Eula Biss
Graywolf, Minneapolis, 2014
Hardback: 214 pp. $24, C$27.95. ISBN 9781555976897.    ORDER

Plant Physiology and Development
6th ed.
Lincoln Talz et al.
Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, 2014
Hardback: 876 pp., illus. $123.96. ISBN 9781605352558.    ORDER

The Science of Interstellar
Kip Thorne
Norton, New York, 2014
Paperback: 336 pp., illus. $24.95, C$24.95, £14.99. ISBN 9780393351378.    ORDER

Science, Bread, and Circuses
Folkloristic Essays on Science for the Masses
Gregory Schrempp
Utah State University Press, Logan, 2014
Paperback: 177 pp $26.95. ISBN 9780874219692.    ORDER

Sensation and Perception
4th ed.
Jeremy M. Wolfe et al.
Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA, 2014
Hardback: 568 pp., illus. $111.96. ISBN 9781605352114.    ORDER

Spare Parts
Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream
Joshua Davis
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, New York, 2014
Hardback: 237 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9780374183370.    ORDER

The Walking Whales
From Land to Water in Eight Million Years
J. G. M. "Hans" Thewissen. With illustrations by Jacqueline Dillard
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2014
Hardback: 255 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780520277069.    ORDER

Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?
The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization
Andrew Lawler
Atria (Simon and Schuster), New York, 2014
Hardback: 325 pp. $26, C$32. ISBN 9781476729893.    ORDER