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New Books received August 2014

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Books are listed in call number order, in the following subjects:

Agriculture  - S Climatology - QC Pharmacology - QV
Anatomy  -  QM Ecology  -  QH Physics  -  QC
Astronomy  -  QB Geology  -  QE Physiology   -  QP
Biochemistry  - QD Immunology - QR Science (general, history, philosophy) - Q
Biology  -  QH Medicine  -  RA Technology  -  T
Botany  -  QK Microbiology  -  QR Virology - QR
Chemistry  -  QD Neuroscience   -  RC Zoology   -  QL

Essentials of sensation and perception / George Mather.
BF233 .M276 2011.

Sensation, perception and action : an evolutionary perspective / Johannes M. Zanker.
BF233 .Z36 2010.

Desert / Roslynn D. Haynes.
GB611 .H348 2013.

Flood / John Withington.
GB1399 .W58 2013.

Flotsametrics and the floating world : how one man's obsession with runaway sneakers and rubber ducks revolutionized ocean science / Curtis Ebbesmeyer and Eric Scigliano.
GC231.2 .E23 2009.

Q - Science (General, History, Philosophy) & QA - Mathematics & Computer Science

Voyaging in strange seas : the great revolution in science / David Knight.
Q125 .K578 2014.

Humboldt and Jefferson : a transatlantic friendship of the enlightenment / Sandra Rebok.
Q143.H9 R3625 2014.

Newton and the counterfeiter : the unknown detective career of the world's greatest scientist / Thomas Levenson.
Q143.N495 L48 2009.

Hollywood chemistry / edited by Donna J. Nelson, Kevin R. Grazier, Jaime Paglia and Sidney Perkowitz.
Q172.5.P65 H65 2013.

The way of science : finding truth and meaning in a scientific worldview / Dennis R. Trumble.
Q175 .T7578 2013.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

Our beautiful moon and its mysterious magnetism : a long voyage of discovery / Mike Fuller.
QB591 .F85 2014.

QC - Physics, Climatology

The Cambridge companion to Einstein / edited by Michel Janssen, Christoph Lehner.
QC16.E5 C36 2014.

James Clerk Maxwell : perspectives on his life and work / edited by Raymond Flood, Mark McCartney and Andrew Whitaker.
QC16.M4 J36 2014.

The infinite history of NOW : a timeless background for contemporary physics / Davide Fiscaletti and Amrit Srecko Sorli.
QC173.59.S65 F57 2014.

Nanoscience. Volume 2, Nanostructures through chemistry : a review of recent literature / editors: P.J. Thomas, Paul O'Brien.
QC176.8.N35 N35586 2014.

Thermodynamics / Patrick Jacobs.
QC311 .J25 2013.

Serving the Reich : the struggle for the soul of physics under Hitler / Philip Ball.
QC773.3.G3 B35 2013.

Climate changed : a personal journey through the science / Philippe Squarzoni.
QC903 .S6813 2014.

Mathematics and climate / Hans Kaperand Hans Engler.
QC981 .K37 2013.

Tambora : the eruption that changed the world / Gillen D'Arcy Wood.
QC981.8.V65 W66 2014.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

Standard methods for the examination of water and wastewater / American Public Health Association, American Water Works Association, Water Pollution Control Federation. 22nd ed. 2012.
QD142.S7.

Water at interfaces : a molecular approach / Jordi Fraxedas
.QD169.W3 F73 2014.

Oxygen : a four billion year history / Donald Eugene Canfield.
QD181.O1 C36 2014.

Organic reactions. vol. 84.
QD251.O7.

Advances in protein chemistry and structural biology. vol. 95.
QD431.A3.

Advances in chemical physics. vol. 154.
QD453.A27.

Basic physical chemistry : the route to understanding / E. Brian Smith.
QD453.3 .S65 2013.

Periodic tales : a cultural history of the elements, from arsenic to zinc / Hugh Aldersey-Williams.
QD467 .A457 2012.

Basic chemical thermodynamics / E. Brian Smith.
QD504 .S57 2014.

QE - Geology, Paleontology

Why hell stinks of sulfur : mythology and geology of the underworld / Salomon Kroonenberg ; translated by Andy Brown.
QE31 .K7713 2013.

The last billion years : a geologic history of Tennessee / Don W. Byerly.
QE165 .B94 2013.

Geology and mineral deposits of the Sudbury structure / by B.O. Dressler, W.V. Peredery, T.L. Muir.
QE191 .D73 1992.

Amber, the golden gem of the ages / Patty C. Rice.
QE391.A5 R52 1993.

Essentials of igneous and metamorphic petrology / B. Ronald Frost, Carol D. Frost.
QE461 .F767 2014.

Extending a continent : architecture, rheology and heat budget / edited by U. Ring and B. Wernicke.
QE511.44 .E98 2009.

Volcano / James Hamilton.
QE522 .H165 2012.

Earthquake / Andrew Robinson.
QE534.3 .R63 2012.

Written in stone : evolution, the fossil record, and our place in nature / Brian Switek.
QE721.2.E85 S85 2010.

The trilobite book : a visual journey / Riccardo Levi-Setti.
QE821 .L455 2014.

Dinosaurs and other reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico / edited by Hector E. Rivera-Sylva, Kenneth Carpenter, and Eberhard Frey.
QE861.9.M49 D56 2014.

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

Wallace, Darwin, and the origin of species / James T. Costa.
QH31.W2 C64 2014.

Advances in marine biology. vol. 68 2014.
QH91.A1A22.

Governing marine protected areas : resilience through diversity / Peter J.S. Jones.
QH91.75 .J66 2014.

The case for grassroots collaboration : social capital and ecosystem restoration at the local level / John Charles Morris, William
Allen Gibson, William Marshall Leavitt, and Shana Campbell Jones.
QH104.5.C45 M67 2013.

Immunity and tolerance / Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Symposia on Qauntitative Biology, vol. 78
QH301 .C6 vol. 78

Statistical thermodynamics: with applications to the life sciences / Arieh Ben-Naim.
QH323.5 .B436 2014.

Temporal dynamics and ecological process / edited by Colleen K. Kelly, Michael G. Bowler, Gordon A. Fox.
QH352 .T38 2013.

Evolution : components and mechanisms / David Zeigler.
QH366.2 .Z45 2014.

Conceptual breakthroughs in evolutionary genetics : a brief history of shifting paradigms / John C. Avise.
QH390 .A957 2014.

Humanity enhanced : genetic choice and the challenge for liberal democracies / Russell Blackford.
QH442 .B53 2014.

The international review of cell and molecular biology. vol. 311.
[shelves under title, with bound journals]

Urbanization, biodiversity and ecosystem services : challenges and opportunities: a global assessment / Thomas Elmqvist, Michail Fragkias, Julie Goodness, Burak Guneralp, et al., editors.
QH541.5.C6 U75 2013.

QK - Botany

Advances in botanical research. vols. 71 and 72.
QK1.A353.

Polyphenols in plants : isolation, purification and extract preparation / edited by Ronald Ross Watson.
QK898.P764 P659 2014.

QL - Zoology

Babylon's ark : the incredible wartime rescue of the Baghdad Zoo / Lawrence Anthony with Graham Spence.
QL76.5.I722 B342 2008.

Asian perspectives on animal ethics : rethinking the nonhuman / edited by Neil Dalal and Chlou Taylor.
QL85 .A85 2014.

A New Zealand book of beasts : animals in our culture, history and everyday life / Annie Potts, Philip Armstrong, Deidre Brown.
QL85 .P688 2013.

Approaches to research on the systematics of fish-borne trematodes / Jitra Waikagul, Urusa Thaenkham.
QL391.P7 W35 2014.

Hedgehog / Hugh Warwick.
QL737.E753 W36 2014.

The predator paradox : ending the war with wolves, bears, cougars, and coyotes / John A. Shivik.
QL758 .S54 2014.

Wild connection : what animal courtship and mating tell us about human relationships / Jennifer . Verdolin.
QL761 .V466 2014.

Animal communication theory : information and influence / edited by Ulrich E. Stegmann.
QL776 .A537 2013

Current topics in developmental biology. vol. 109.
QL951.C8.

QM - QP Anatomy - Physiology

Life unfolding : how the human body creates itself / Jamie A. Davies.
QM603 .D39 2014.

Embryos under the microscope : the diverging meanings of life / Jane Maienschein.
QM603 .M35 2014.

Metabotropic glutamate receptors : molecular mechanisms, role in neurological disorders and pharmacological effects / M. Foster Olive, editor.
QP364.7 .M467 2014.

Umami : unlocking the secrets of the fifth taste / Ole G. Mouritsen and Klavs Styrbaek.
QP456 .M68 2014.

The mind : leading scientists explore the brain, memory, personality, and happiness / edited by John Brockman.
QP376 .M58275 2011.

The custom-made brain : cerebral plasticity, regeneration, and enhancement / Jean-Didier Vincent and Pierre-Marie Lledo; translated by Laurence Garey.
QP376 .V52713 2014.

After Darwin : animals, emotions, and the mind / edited by Angelique Richardson.
QP401 .A42 2013.

Progress in molecular biology and translational science. vol. 125.
QP551.P695.

Adrenaline / Brian B. Hoffman.
QP572.A27 H64 2013.

RNA structure and folding : biophysical techniques and prediction methods / edited by Dagmar Klostermeier, Christian Hammann.
QP623 .R585 2013.

QR - QW Microbiology, Virology, Pharmacology

The amoeba in the room : lives of the microbes / Nicholas P. Money.
QR100 .M647 2014.

R - Medicine, Neuroscience

Introduction to neuropsychopharmacology / Leslie L. Iversen ... [et al.].
RM315 .I589 2009.

S - Agriculture, Soil Science

Advances in agronomy. vol. 127.
S405.A24.

Climate change and agriculture in India : studies from selected river basins / K. Palanisami, C.R. Ranganathan, Udaya SekharNagothu, Krishna Reddy Kakumanu.
S600.64.I4 P35 2014.

Living with whales : documents and oral histories of Native New England whaling history / edited by Nancy Shoemaker.
SH383.2 .L595 2014.

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Make it a green peace! : the rise of countercultural environmentalism / Frank Zelko.
TD169 .Z45 2013.

Evolution of green China / compiled by Zhu Ling.
TD171.5.C6 L8313 2010.

Rich land, wasteland / Sharyn Munro.
TD195.C58 M86 2012.

Extracted : how the quest for mineral wealth is plundering the planet : a report to the Club of Rome / Ugo Bardi; foreword by Jorgen Randers.
TD195.M5 B368 2014.

Basic Electronics for Scientists and Engineers / Dennis L. Eggleston.
TK7816 .E35 2011

Geology of Carlsbad Cavern and other caves in the Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico and Texas / by Carol A. Hill.
TN24.N6 A232 no. 117.

Field excursions to the Jemez Mountains, New Mexico / by Stephen Self, et al.
TN24.N6 A232 no. 134.

Drift exploration in glaciated terrain / edited by M.B. McClenaghan, et al.
TN270 .D66 2001.

Stones of contention : a history of Africa's diamonds / Todd Cleveland.

TN994 >A35 C54 2014.

Introduction to carbon capture and sequestration / Berend Smit, Jeffrey A. Reimer, Curtis M. Oldenburg.
TP156.S45 S62 2014.

Green carbon materials : advances and applications / edited by Thomas E. Rufford, Denisa Hulicova-Jurcakova, John Zhu.
TP245.C4 G74 2014.

The lost art of finding our way / John Edward Huth.
VK15 .H87 2013.



Where are the new books?  The new book area is on the right as you enter the Science Library. Books are displayed on the glass shelves facing outward (toward the science center corridor) and in call number order on the wood shelves below.  All regular circulating books on the new book shelf are available for immediate checkout. Please search OBIS for stacks location and availability if the books are no longer on the new book shelf.
Last updated:
August 15, 2014