Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, January 23, 2015

The Antibiotic Era
Reform, Resistance, and the Pursuit of a Rational Therapeutics
Scott H. Podolsky
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2015
Hardback: 323 pp., illus. $34.95, £22.50. ISBN 9781421405932.    ORDER

Arresting Contagion
Science, Policy, and Conflicts Over Animal Disease Control
Alan L. Olmstead and Paul W. Rhode
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015
Hardback: 477 pp., illus. $49.95. ISBN 9780674728776.    ORDER

Barriers to Bioweapons
The Challenges of Expertise and Organization for Weeapons Development
Sonia Ben Quagrham-Gormley
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 2014
Hardback: 236 pp. $39.95. ISBN 9780801452888.    ORDER
Cornell Studies in Security Affairs.

The Diabetes Reset
Avoid It. Contol It. Even Reverse It. A Doctor's Scientific Program
George L. King
Workman, New York, 2015
Hardback: 334 pp., ilus. $25.95. ISBN 9780761175926.    ORDER

Energy Revolution
The Physics and the Promise of Efficient Technology
Mara Prentiss
Belknap Press of the Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015
Hardback: 351 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780674725027.    ORDER

The Great Race
The Global Quest for the Car of the Future
Levi Tillemann
Simon and Schuster, New York, 2015
Hardback: 350 pp., illus. $28, C$34. ISBN 9781476773490.    ORDER

Half-Life
The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy
Frank Close
Basic Books (Perseus), New York, 2015
Hardback: 398 pp., illus. $29.99. ISBN 9780465069989.    ORDER

The Handy Nutrition Answer Book
Patricia Barnes-Swarney and Thomas E. Svarney
Visible Ink (Gale Research), Detroit, 2015
Paperback: 385 pp., illus. $21.95, C$23.99. ISBN 9781578594849.    ORDER

Hell and Good Company
The Spanish Civil War and the World It Made
Richard Rhodes
Simon and Schuster, New York, 2015
Hardback: 320 ppl, illus. $30, C$36. ISBN 9781451696219.    ORDER

How to Age
Anne Karpf
Picador (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), New York, 2015
Paperback: 222 pp., illus. $16. ISBN 9781250058980.    ORDER

Hypernatural
Architecture's New Relationship with Nature
Blaine Brownell and Marc Swackhamer
Princeton Architectural, New York, 2015
Paperback: 175 pp., illus. $24.95, £15.99. ISBN 9781616892722.    ORDER
Architecture Briefs.

Ideal MHD
Jeffrey Freedberg
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2015
Hardback: 742 pp., illus. $85, £50. ISBN 9781107006256.    ORDER

Islands
Nature and Culture
Stephen A. Royle
Reaktion, London, 2015
Paperback: 224 pp., illus. $24.05, £14.95. ISBN 9781780233468.    ORDER
Earth.

Living with the Stars
How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles of the Earth, the Planets, and the Stars
Karel Schrijver and Iris Schrijver
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015
Hardback: 214 pp. £18.99. ISBN 9780198727439.    ORDER

Love in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
Judd Trichter
Thomas Dunne (St. Martin's), New York, 2015
Hardback: 320 pp. $25.99, C$29.99. ISBN 9781250036025.    ORDER
A novel.

Madness in Civilization
A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine
Andrew Scull
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2015
Hardback: 148 pp., illus. $39.50. ISBN 9780691166155.    ORDER

Medical Anthroplogy in Ecological Perspective
6th ed.
Ann McElroy and Patricia K. Townsend
Westview (Perseus), Boulder, CO, 2015
Paperback: 400 pp., illus. $49, C$56.50. ISBN 9780813348872.    ORDER
International Series of Monographs on Physics, 163.

Methods of Molecular Analysis in the Life Sciences
Andreas Hofmann et al
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2015
Paperback: 227 pp., illus. $50, £29.99. ISBN 9781107622760.    ORDER

Mind Change
How Digital Technologies are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains
Susan Greenfield
Random House, New York, 2015
Hardback: 367 pp. $28, C$34. ISBN 9780812993820.    ORDER

Most Wanted Particle
The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs, the Heart of the Future of Physics
Jon Butterworth
The Experiment, New York, 2015
Hardback: 304 pp. $24.95, C$31.95. ISBN 8671615192458.    ORDER

Ohio Rocks!
A Guide to Geologic Sites in the Buckeye State
Albert B. Dickas
Mountain, Missoula, MT, 2014
Paperback: 144 pp., illus. $18. ISBN 9780878426355.    ORDER

Physics Project Lab
Paul Gluck and John King
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015
Paperback: 327 pp., illus. $49.95, £29.99. ISBN 9780198704584.    ORDER

Spectral Analysis of Musical Sounds with Emphasis on the Piano
David M. Koenig. With comments by Delwin D. Fandrich
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014
Hardback: 394 pp., illus. $74.95, £45. ISBN 9780198722908.    ORDER

Spies and Shuttles
NASAs Secret Relationships with the DoD and CIA
James E. David
University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 2015
Hardback: 368 pp., illus. $49.95. ISBN 9780813049991.    ORDER
Published in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC.

Starmus
50 Years of Man in Space
Garik Israelian and Brian May, Eds.
Shelter Harbor, New York, 2015
Hardback: 224 pp., illus. $40, C$50. ISBN 9781627950268.    ORDER

This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
From Eggnog to Beef Jerky, the Surprising Secrets of What's Inside Everyday Products
Patrick Di Justo
Three Rivers (Crown), New York, 2015
Paperback: 267 pp., illus. $15, C$18. ISBN 9780804139885.    ORDER

The Triple Package
How Three Uhnlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America
Amy Chua and Jed Rubenffeld
Penguin, New York, 2015
Paperback: 350 pp. $17, C$19. ISBN 9780143126355.    ORDER
Reprint, 2014 ed.

Tsunami
Nature and Culture
Richard Hamblyn
Reaktion, London, 2015
Paperback: 184 pp., illus. $24.95, £14.95. ISBN 9781780233475.    ORDER
Earth.

Violence and Warfare Among Hunter-Gatherers
Mark W. Allen
Left Coast, Walnut Creek, CA, 2014
Hardback: 391 pp., illus. $84. ISBN 9781611329391.    ORDER

Virtuous Violence
Hurting and Killing to Create, Sustain, End, and Honor Social Relationships
Alan Page Fiske and Tage Shakti Rai
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2015
Paperback: 383 pp. $24.99, C$24.95. ISBN 9781107458918.    ORDER

Windfall
The Booming Business of Global Warming
McKenzie Funk
Penguin, New York, 2015
Paperback: 320 pp., illus. $18, C$20. ISBN 9780143126591.    ORDER
Reprint, 2014 ed.