March – June 2013

Previous Isis Books Received Lists

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 Novel Science: Fiction and the Invention of Nineteenth-Century Geology
 La pensée en cornue : Matérialisme, alchimie et savoirs secrets à l
 Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 Panaceia
 The Great Persuasion: Reinventing Free Markets Since the Depression
 Schattengefechte
 Hormones, Heredity, and Race: Spectacular Failure in Interwar Vienna (Studies in Modern Science, Technology, a)
 Der erste Draht zur Neuen Welt
 David Gorlaeus (1591-1612): An Enigmatic Figure in the History of Philosophy and Science (History of Science and Scholarship in the Netherlands)
 Le collezioni mineralogiche del museo di storia naturale dell
 Chang and Eng Reconnected: The Original Siamese Twins in American Culture
 Hans Christian Orsted: Reading Nature
 The Mechanization of Natural Philosophy (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 Egyptian Oedipus: Athanasius Kircher and the Secrets of Antiquity
 Everyday Technology: Machines and the Making of India
 America
 Cultural Negotiations: The Role of Women in the Founding of Americanist Archaeology (Critical Studies in the History of Anthropology)
 In Search of William Gascoigne: Seventeenth Century Astronomer (Astrophysics and Space Science Library)
 Queen Victoria
 Pathogens for War: Biological Weapons,Canadian Life Scientists, and North American Biodefence
 Technologies of Choice?: ICTs, Development, and the Capabilities Approach (Information Society Series)
 Alexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American Ornithology
 Turbulent Times in Mathematics: The Life of J.C. Fields and the History of the Fields Medal
 Without Offending Humans (Posthumanities)
 Sex, Reproduction and Darwinism
 Figures of Medicine: Blood, Face Transplants, Parasites (Forms of Living)
 The Big Disconnect: The Story of Technology and Loneliness (Contemporary Issues)
 Verso Oriente. Gianantonio Tadini e la prima prova fisica della rotazione terrestre
 Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World: A Global Ecological History (Studies in Environment and History)
 Silwood Circle, The: A History of Ecology and the Making of Scientific Careers in Late Twentieth-Century Britain
 Studying Human Behavior: How Scientists Investigate Aggression and Sexuality
 Mamluks and Animals: Veterinary Medicine in Medieval Islam (Sir Henry Wellcome Asian)
 Utopias: A Brief History from Ancient Writings to Virtual Communities
 Between rhetoric and reality: instrumental practices at the astronomical observatory of the Amsterdam Society Felix Meritis, 1786-1889
 Adam Ferguson in the Scottish Enlightenment: The Roman Past and Europe
 Bad Vibrations: The History of the Idea of Music as a Cause of Disease (The History of Medicine in Context)
 Deep Things out of Darkness: A History of Natural History
 Britain and Disarmament: The UK and Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Weapons Arms Control and Programmes 1956-1975
 Forever Young: A Life of Adventure in Air and Space
 Concealing Coloration in Animals
 Matthew Boulton: Enterprising Industrialist of the Enlightenment (Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945)
 Zur Geschichte von Forschungstechnologien
 Philosophy and the Foundations of Dynamics
 Metallurgy, Ballistics and Epistemic Instruments
 Spacefarers: Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight (A Smithsonian Contribution to Knowledge)
 The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Darwin and Evolutionary Thought
 Simulation and Similarity: Using Models to Understand the World (Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Science)
 Dizionario biografico delle scienziate italiane (secoli XVIII-XX) vol. 1 - Architette, chimiche, fisiche, dottoresse
 Les savants et les livres. Autour d
 Points aveugles de la nature: La rationalité scientifique médiévale face à l
 Neuro: The New Brain Sciences and the Management of the Mind
 Baroque Science
 The Sociable Sciences: Darwin and His Contemporaries in Chile (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Radiance from Halcyon: A Utopian Experiment in Religion and Science
 Systematicity: The Nature of Science (Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Science)
 An Environmental History of Russia (Studies in Environment and History)
 Evidence and Method: Scientific Strategies of Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell
 The Summits of Modern Man: Mountaineering after the Enlightenment
 Darwin Deleted: Imagining a World without Darwin
 Extraordinary Beliefs: A Historical Approach to a Psychological Problem
 Écrits d
 Anatomical Dissection in Enlightenment England and Beyond: Autopsy, Pathology and Display (The History of Medicine in Context)
 Alfred Kühn (1885-1968)
 Mind, Brain, and Free Will
 Correspondance de Pierre Simon Laplace (1749-1827): Tome I: Annees 1769-1802 - Tome II: Annees 1803-1827 Et Lettres Non Datees (de Diversis Artibus) (French Edition)
 Between Mind and Nature: A History of Psychology
 Fortschrittsfeinde im Atomzeitalter?
 The Birth Control Clinic in a Marketplace World (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 Science and the American Century: Readings from "Isis"
 Dizionario biografico delle scienziate italiane (secoli XVIII-XX) vol. 2 - Matematiche, astronome, naturaliste
 Pliny and the Artistic Culture of the Italian Renaissance: The Legacy of the "Natural History"
 Genetic Explanations: Sense and Nonsense
 Kernforschung in Österreich
 Summa Technologiae (Electronic Mediations)
 Reasons of Conscience: The Bioethics Debate in Germany
 Artist Animal (Posthumanities)
 Heaven and Earth in Ancient Mexico: Astronomy and Seasonal Cycles in the Codex Borgia (Linda Schele Series in Maya and Pre-Columbian Studies)
 The Roman Inquisition: A Papal Bureaucracy and Its Laws in the Age of Galileo (Haney Foundation Series)
 Visual Cultures of Secrecy in Early Modern Europe (Early Modern Studies)
 Tesla: Inventor of the Electrical Age
 Hilbert
 Action Science: Foundations of an Emerging Discipline (The MIT Press)

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