October – December 2017

Previous Isis Books Received Lists

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 1668: The Year of the Animal in France (Zone Books)
 True Genius: The Life and Work of Richard Garwin, the Most Influential Scientist You
 Naming the Local: Medicine, Language, and Identity in Korea since the Fifteenth Century (Harvard East Asian Monographs)
 The Quantum Labyrinth: How Richard Feynman and John Wheeler Revolutionized Time and Reality
 Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science
 The Voynich Manuscript
 The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire (The Princeton History of the Ancient World)
 A History of the Future: Prophets of Progress from H. G. Wells to Isaac Asimov
 Art and Optics in the Hereford Map: An English Mappa Mundi, c. 1300
 Bloomsbury Scientists: Science and Art in the Wake of Darwin
 Forster - Humboldt - Chamisso: Weltreisende Im Spannungsfeld Der Kulturen (Chamisso-Studien) (German Edition)
 The Leibniz-Arnauld Correspondence: With Selections from the Correspondence with Ernst, Landgrave of Hessen-Rheinfels (The Yale Leibniz Series)
 The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heaviside: A Maverick of Electrical Science
 The Art of Philosophy: Visual Thinking in Europe from the Late Renaissance to the Early Enlightenment
 The Formative Years of Relativity: The History and Meaning of Einstein
 Humboldt
 What Do Science, Technology, and Innovation Mean from Africa? (The MIT Press)
 Cultivating Commerce: Cultures of Botany in Britain and France, 1760-1815 (Science in History)
 German Rocketeers in the Heart of Dixie: Making Sense of the Nazi Past during the Civil Rights Era
 Artisanal Enlightenment: Science and the Mechanical Arts in Old Regime France
 Vaccine Nation: America
 For the Love of Science: The Correspondence of J. H. de Magellan (1722–1790), in two volumes
 Runaway: Gregory Bateson, the Double Bind, and the Rise of Ecological Consciousness
 The Victorian Palace of Science: Scientific Knowledge and the Building of the Houses of Parliament (Science in History)
 Fearful Asymmetry: Bouillaud, Dax, Broca, and the Localization of Language, Paris, 1825-1879
 Balloon Madness: Flights of Imagination in Britain, 1783-1786
 The Continuation of Ancient Mathematics: Wang Xiaotong’s "Jigu suanjing", Algebra and Geometry in 7th-Century China (NIAS Reports)
 Jacob Moleschott – A Transnational Biography: Science, Politics, and Popularization in Nineteenth-Century Europe (Histoire)
 Familienkorrespondenz
 Nature and Culture in the Early Modern Atlantic (The Early Modern Americas)
 Contagionism Catches On: Medical Ideology in Britain, 1730-1800
 Sibling Action: The Genealogical Structure of Modernity
 La technologie générale : Johann Beckmann, Entwurf der algemeinen Technologie, Projet de technologie générale (1806)
 Teleology in the Ancient World: Philosophical and Medical Approaches
 Technocrats and the Politics of Drought and Development in Twentieth-Century Brazil
 Gender, Pregnancy and Power in Eighteenth-Century Literature: The Maternal Imagination (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine)
 The Great Apes: A Short History
 Malleable Anatomies: Models, Makers, and Material Culture in Eighteenth-Century Italy (The Past and Present Book Series)
 Reasoning Against Madness: Psychiatry and the State in Rio de Janeiro, 1830-1944 (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 Richard Baxter and the Mechanical Philosophers (Oxford Studies in Historical Theology)

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