July-September 2017

Previous Isis Books Received Lists

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 New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
 Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine: How Occupied Landscapes Shape Scientific Knowledge (Inside Technology)
 ""Krieg der Gelehrten"" und die Welt der Akademien 1914-1924
 Mathematical Practitioners and the Transformation of Natural Knowledge in Early Modern Europe (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)
 The Routledge Companion to Strabo
 The Mirror of Information in Early Modern England: John Wilkins and the Universal Character
 Der Portulan-Atlas des Battista Agnese
 The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China, and the West
 Von Professorenzirkeln, Studentenkneipen Und Akademischem Networking: Universitare Geselligkeiten Von Der Aufklarung Bis Zur Gegenwart (Abhandlungen Zum Studenten Und Hochschulwesen) (German Edition)
 Die Menagerie der Medusa
 Quand Albert devient Einstein : 1895-1901
 Smell Detectives: An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America (Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books)
 Science Museums in Transition: Cultures of Display in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century)
 Praxagoras of Cos on Arteries, Pulse and Pneuma (Studies in Ancient Medicine) (English, Ancient Greek and Latin Edition)
 A History of Technoscience: Erasing the Boundaries between Science and Technology (History and Philosophy of Technoscience)
 The Life and Works of John Napier
 New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
 Jaghmīnī’s Mulakhkhaṣ: An Islamic Introduction to Ptolemaic Astronomy (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) (English and Arabic Edition)
 200 Jahre Parkinsonsyndrom: 1817-2017 (German Edition)
 Les identités multiples d
 Sign or Symptom?: Exceptional Corporeal Phenomena in Religion and Medicine in the 19th and 20th Centuries (KADOC Studies on Religion, Culture and Society)
 Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race
 Alva Ixtlilxochitl’s Native Archive and the Circulation of Knowledge in Colonial Mexico
 Magic Squares in the Tenth Century: Two Arabic Treatises by Anṭākī and Būzjānī (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) (English and Arabic Edition)
 Silicosis: A World History
 The Last Man Who Knew Everything: The Life and Times of Enrico Fermi, Father of the Nuclear Age
 Power Lines: Electricity in American Life and Letters, 1882–1952 (Inside Technology)
 Figures of the Pre-Freudian Unconscious from Flaubert to Proust
 Inventing the Feeble Mind: A History of Mental Retardation in the United States (Medicine and Society)
 Homo Cinematicus: Science, Motion Pictures, and the Making of Modern Germany (Intellectual History of the Modern Age)
 A Remembrance of His Wonders: Nature and the Supernatural in Medieval Ashkenaz (Jewish Culture and Contexts)
 Fictional Matter: Empiricism, Corpuscles, and the Novel
 Childbirth, Maternity, and Medical Pluralism in French Colonial Vietnam, 1880-1945 (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 The History of the Brain and Mind Sciences: Technique, Technology, Therapy (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 Before Copernicus: The Cultures and Contexts of Scientific Learning in the Fifteenth Century (McGill-Queen’s Studies in the Hist of Id)
 Science Is Not What You Think: How It Has Changed, Why We Can
 Project Apollo: The Early Years, 1961-1967 (America in Space Series)
 The Unreliable Nation: Hostile Nature and Technological Failure in the Cold War (Inside Technology)
 Dionysios Von Alexandria, de Natura: Ubersetzung, Kommentar Und Wurdigung: Mit Einer Einleitung Zur Geschichte Des Epikureismus in Alexandria ... (German, Ancient Greek and Latin Edition)
 Magic in the Modern World: Strategies of Repression and Legitimization (Magic in History)

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