Weekly Books Received List

Books received at Science during the week ending
Friday, March 27, 2015

Adam's Nose, and the Making of Humankind
Michael Stoddart
Imperial College Press, London, 2015
Paperback: 280 pp., illus. $28. ISBN 9781783265183.    ORDER

The Anticancer Diet
Reduce Cancer Risk Through the Foods You Eat
David Khayat, with collaboration from Nathalie Hutter-Landeau and France Carp
Norton, New York, 2015
Hardback: 288 pp. $26.95, C$31. ISBN 9780393088939.    ORDER

Beneath Cold Seas
The Underwater Wilderness of the Pacific Northwest
David Hall
University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2015
Hardback: 160 pp., illus. $44.95. ISBN 9780295991160.    ORDER
Paperback: 160 pp., illus. $34.95. ISBN 9780295994888.    ORDER

Biocode
The New Age of Genomics
Dawn Field and Neil Davies
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015
Hardback: 208 pp., illus. $29.95, £16.99. ISBN 9780199687756.    ORDER

Birth of a Theorem
A Mathematical Adventure
Cédric Villani. Illustrations by Claude Gondard
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, New York, 2015
Hardback: 267 pp., illus. $26, C$29. ISBN 9780865477674.    ORDER
Translated from the French by Malcolm de Bevoise.

Black Hole
How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled on by Hawking Became Loved
Marcia Bartusiak
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2015
Hardback: 251 pp., illus. $27.50. ISBN 9780300210859.    ORDER

The BSCS 5E Instructional Model
Creating Teachable Moments
Rodger W. Bybee
NSTA Press, Arlington, VA, 2015
Paperback: 144 pp., illus. $31.95: to NSTA members, $25.56. ISBN 9781941316009.    ORDER

The Burning Answer
The Solar Revolution: A Quest for Sustainable Power
Keith Barnham
Pegasus, New York, 2015
Hardback: 406 pp. $27.95. ISBN 9781605987767.    ORDER

Cool
How the Brain's Hidden Quest for Cool Drives Our Economy and Shapes Our World
Steven Quartz and Anette Asp
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, New York, 2015
Hardback: 301 pp. $26, C$29.99. ISBN 9780374129187.    ORDER

Early Responses to the Periodic System
Masanori Kaji, Helge Kragh, and Gábor Pallo, Eds.
Oxford University Press, New York, 2015
Hardback: 343 pp., illus. $35, £22.99. ISBN 9780190200077.    ORDER

Einstein
His Space and Times
Steven Gimbel
Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2015
Hardback: 204 pp. $25. ISBN 9780300196719.    ORDER

Enrivonment in the Balance
The Green Movement and the Supreme Court
Jonathan Z. Cannon
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015
Hardback: 384 pp. $45. ISBN 9780674736788.    ORDER

Fruits of Eden
David Fairchild and America's Plant Hunters
Amanda Harris
University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 2015
Hardback: 312 pp., illus. $24.05. ISBN 9780813060613.    ORDER

Lead Wars
The Politics of Science and the Fate of America's Children
Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2015
Paperback: 320 pp., illus. $29.95. ISBN 9780520283930.    ORDER
California/Milbank Books on Health and the Public.

Lyme Disease
Why It's Spreading, How It Makes YouSick, and What to Do About It
Alan G. Barbour
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2015
Paperback: 327 pp., illus. $22.95, £15. ISBN 9781421417219.    ORDER
A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book.

The New Celebrity Scientists
Out of the Lab and into the Limelight
Declan Fahy
Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, MD, 2015
Hardback: 297 pp., illus. $38, £22.95. ISBN 9781442233423.    ORDER

Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot
Tom Butler, Ed.
Goff, San Francisco, 2015
Hardback: Unpaged, illus. $50. ISBN 9781939621238.    ORDER

Past Futures
Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas
Sarah J. Montross, Ed.
MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015
Hardback: 128 pp., illus. $29.95, £20.95. ISBN 9780262029025.    ORDER

Physics Demonstrations
A Sourcebook for Teachers of Physics
Julien Clinton Sprott
University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, 2015
Hardback: 302 pp., illus. $49.95. ISBN 9780299304706.    ORDER

The Professor in the Cage
Why Men Fight and Why We Like to Watch
Jonathan Gotschall
Penguin, New York, 2015
Hardback: 302 pp., illus. $26.95. ISBN 9781594205637.    ORDER

Radium and the Secret of Life
Luis A. Campos
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2015
Hardback: 386 p., illus. $55. ISBN 9780226238272.    ORDER

The Real Cyber War
The Political Economy of Internet Freedom
Shawn M. Powers and Michael Jablonski
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 2015
Hardback: 288 pp., illus. $95. ISBN 9780252039126.    ORDER
Paperback: 288 pp., illus. $25. ISBN 9780252080708.    ORDER
The History of Communication.

Reimagining the Science Department
Wayne Melville, Doug Jones, and Todd Campbell
NSTA Press, Arlington, VA, 2015
Paperback: 132 pp. $29.95; to NSTA members, $23.96. ISBN 9781938946325.    ORDER

Seeing Green
The Use and Abuse of American Environmental Images
Finis Dunaway
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2015
Hardback: 345 pp., illus. $40, £28. ISBN 9780226169903.    ORDER

Simulation and Control of Chaotic Nonequilibrium Systems
William Graham Hoover and Carol Griswold Hoover
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2015
Hardback: 314 pp., illus. $78, £51. ISBN 9789814656825.    ORDER
Advanced Series in Nonlinear Dynamics, vol. 27.

Voices in the Band
A Doctor, Her Patients, and How the Outlook on AIDS Care Changed from Doomed to Hopeful
Susan C. Ball
ILR Press (Cornell University Press), Ithaca, NY, 2015
Hardback: 263 pp. $27.95, £17.50. ISBN 9780801453625.    ORDER

The Western Flyer
Steinbeck's Boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the Saga of Pacific Fisheries
Kevin M. Bailey
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2015
Hardback: 160 pp., illus. $22.50, £15.50. ISBN 9780226116761.    ORDER

Where Physics Went Wrong
Bernard Lavenda
World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2015
Paperback: 234 pp., illus. $28, £18. ISBN 9789814632928.    ORDER

Who Rules the Earth?
How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives
Paul F. Steinberg
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015
Hardback: 348 pp., illus. $$29.95. ISBN 9780199896615.    ORDER

Wilhelm Reich, Biologist
James E. Strick
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015
Hardback: 475 pp., illus. $39.95. ISBN 9780674736092.    ORDER