Jan – March 2020

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Oct – Dec 2019

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The Colonial Life of Pharmaceuticals: Medicines and Modernity in Vietnam (Global Health Histories) by Laurence Monnais
The Republic of Color: Science, Perception, and the Making of Modern America by Michael Rossi
Translating Nature: Cross-Cultural Histories of Early Modern Science (The Early Modern Americas) by Jaime Marroquín Arredondo
Destined for the Stars: Faith, the Future, and America’s Final Frontier by Catherine L. Newell
Goldfish (Animal) by Anna Marie Roos
Curves for the Mathematically Curious: An Anthology of the Unpredictable, Historical, Beautiful, and Romantic by Julian Havil
Tales of Impossibility: The 2000-Year Quest to Solve the Mathematical Problems of Antiquity by David S. Richeson
Anxious Times: Medicine and Modernity in Nineteenth-Century Britain (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century) by Amelia Bonea
News from Mars: Mass Media and the Forging of a New Astronomy, 1860-1910 (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century) by Joshua Nall
The Sense of Smell in the Middle Ages: A Source of Certainty (Studies in Medieval History and Culture) by Katelynn Robinson
Instrumental Lives: An Intimate Biography of an Indian Laboratory (Routledge Focus on Modern Subjects) by Pankaj Sekhsaria
The European Encyclopedia: From 1650 to the Twenty-First Century by Jeff Loveland
The Market in Mind: How Financialization Is Shaping Neuroscience, Translational Medicine, and Innovation in Biotechnology (The MIT Press) by Mark Dennis Robinson
Mad Dogs and Other New Yorkers: Rabies, Medicine, and Society in an American Metropolis, 1840–1920 (Animals, History, Culture) by Jessica Wang
Science, Technology, and Irish Modernism (Irish Studies) by Kathryn Conrad
Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants: A Tour of His Botanical Legacy by Ken Thompson
Fiction Without Humanity: Person, Animal, Thing in Early Enlightenment Literature and Culture by Lynn Festa
The Sense of Movement: An Intellectual History by Roger Smith
Science, Religion, and the Protestant Tradition: Retracing the Origins of Conflict (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century) by James C. Ungureanu
Symptomatic Subjects: Bodies, Medicine, and Causation in the Literature of Late Medieval England (Alembics: Penn Studies in Literature and Science) by Julie Orlemanski
Atomic Junction: Nuclear Power in Africa after Independence by Abena Dove Osseo-Asare
Rethinking History, Science, and Religion: An Exploration of Conflict and the Complexity Principle by Bernard Lightman
Magic and the Dignity of Man: Pico della Mirandola and His Oration in Modern Memory by Brian P. Copenhaver
Waters of the World: The Story of the Scientists Who Unraveled the Mysteries of Our Oceans, Atmosphere, and Ice Sheets and Made the Planet Whole by Sarah Dry
Neptune’s Laboratory: Fantasy, Fear, and Science at Sea by Antony Adler
An Alfred Russel Wallace Companion by Charles H. Smith
The Royal Society: And the Invention of Modern Science by Adrian Tinniswood
The Art of the Bird: The History of Ornithological Art through Forty Artists by Roger J. Lederer
Wasp (Animal) by Richard Jones
Polar Bear (Animal) by Margery Fee
Into the Field: Human Scientists of Transwar Japan by Miriam L. Kingsberg Kadia
Geographies of City Science: Urban Life and Origin Debates in Late Victorian Dublin (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century) by Tanya O'Sullivan
A Science of Our Own: Exhibitions and the Rise of Australian Public Science (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century) by Peter H. Hoffenberg
Robert Paul and the Origins of British Cinema (Cinema and Modernity) by Ian Christie
The Age of Intoxication: Origins of the Global Drug Trade (The Early Modern Americas) by Benjamin Breen
Forgotten Healers: Women and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italy (I Tatti Studies in Italian Renaissance History) by Sharon T. Strocchia
Buddhism and Medicine: An Anthology of Modern and Contemporary Sources by C. Pierce Salguero
Deadly Biocultures: The Ethics of Life-Making by Nadine Ehlers
The Pasts of Roman Anatolia: Interpreters, Traces, Horizons by Felipe Rojas
Photographic Returns: Racial Justice and the Time of Photography by Shawn Michelle Smith
The Information Manifold: Why Computers Can't Solve Algorithmic Bias and Fake News (History and Foundations of Information Science) by Antonio Badia
The Construction of Analogy-Based Research Programs: The Lock-and-Key Analogy in 20th Century Biochemistry (Science Studies) by Rebecca Mertens
Beyond the Meme: Development and Structure in Cultural Evolution (Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science) by Alan C. Love
Journal Du Voyage En Hollande 1794: Lalandiana IV (Histoire Des Sciences - Textes) (French Edition) by Jerome Lalande
Conceptual Developments of 20th Century Field Theories by Tian Yu Cao
Oxygen, Acids, and Water: Eight Chapters from the Elementary Treatise on Chemistry by Howard J. Fisher
Sifilografía: A History of the Writerly Pox in the Eighteenth-Century Hispanic World (Writing the Early Americas) by Juan Carlos González Espitia
Kepler, Renovateur De L'optique (Histoire Et Philosophie Des Sciences) (French Edition) by Gerard Simon
Real Life Cryptology: Ciphers and Secrets in Early Modern Hungary by Benedek Láng
Health Disparities in the United States: Social Class, Race, Ethnicity, and the Social Determinants of Health by Donald A. Barr
Aristotle's Science of Matter and Motion by Christopher Byrne
JER�NIMO MU�OZ by Victor Navarro Brotons
From Commodification to the Common Good: Reconstructing Science, Technology, and Society by Hans Radder
186.¿entre el fiscal y el verdugo? by Jose Ramon Bertomeu Sanchez
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2019 by Mircea Pitici
Vital Forms: Biological Art, Architecture, and the Dependencies of Life by Jennifer Johung
Paracelsus: An Alchemical Life (Renaissance Lives) by Bruce T. Moran
Hannah's War by Jan Eliasberg
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison: New Beginnings, January 1885–December 1887 (Volume 8) by Thomas A. Edison
Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies, Volume 37 by Elizabeth Baigent
The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 26, 1878 by Charles Darwin
The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 22, 1874 by Charles Darwin
Organisme Et Corps Organique De Leibniz a Kant (Mathesis) (French Edition) by Francois Duchesneau
Glacier: Nature and Culture (Earth) by Peter G. Knight
Trail of Footprints: A History of Indigenous Maps from Viceregal Mexico by Alex Hidalgo
NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement by Stephen P. Waring
The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth: And Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine by Thomas Morris
Richard Rufus: Sententia cum quaestionibus in libros De anima Aristotelis (Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi) by Jennifer Ottman
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July – Sept 2019

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Materials of the Mind: Phrenology, Race, and the Global History of Science, 1815-1920
Aristotle's Science of Matter and Motion
Experimental Selves: Person and Experience in Early Modern Europe
Organisme Et Corps Organique De Leibniz a Kant (Mathesis) (French Edition)
An Unnatural History of Religions: Academia, Post-truth and the Quest for Scientific Knowledge (Scientific Studies of Religion: Inquiry and Explanation)
The Spirit of Inquiry: How one extraordinary society shaped modern science
Hot Carbon: Carbon-14 and a Revolution in Science
Richard Rufus: Sententia cum quaestionibus in libros De anima Aristotelis (Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi)
Speculum Medicine
Familienkorrespondenz: August 1854 Bis Marz 1857 (German Edition)
Paternity: The Elusive Quest for the Father
Between Greece and Babylonia: Hellenistic Intellectual History in Cross-Cultural Perspective (Cambridge Classical Studies)
Collecting Experiments: Making Big Data Biology
JER�NIMO MU�OZ
Drugs on the Page: Pharmacopoeias and Healing Knowledge in the Early Modern Atlantic World
Ydea astronomica de la fabrica del mundo y movimiento de los cuerpos celestiales
Experimenting at the Boundaries of Life: Organic Vitality in Germany around 1800 (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century)
A New Order of Medicine: The Rise of Physicians in Reformation Nuremberg
Psychiatry and Its Discontents
The Future of Immortality: Remaking Life and Death in Contemporary Russia (Princeton Studies in Culture and Technology Book 23)
All Things Harmless, Useful, and Ornamental: Environmental Transformation through Species Acclimatization, from Colonial Australia to the World (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)
Holy Science: The Biopolitics of Hindu Nationalism (Feminist Technosciences)
Working with Paper: Gendered Practices in the History of Knowledge
How We Teach Science: What's Changed, and Why It Matters
Higher and Colder: A History of Extreme Physiology and Exploration
Poisonous Skies: Acid Rain and the Globalization of Pollution
Membranes to Molecular Machines: Active Matter and the Remaking of Life (Synthesis)
Stanley's Dream: The Medical Expedition to Easter Island (Carleton Library Series)
What Nostalgia Was: War, Empire, and the Time of a Deadly Emotion (Chicago Studies in Practices of Meaning)
Showcasing Science: A History of Teylers Museum in the Nineteenth Century (History of Science and Scholarship in the Netherlands)
Jane Addams's Evolutionary Theorizing: Constructing
Otto Blumenthal: Ausgewählte Briefe und Schriften I: 1897-1918 (Mathematik im Kontext) (German Edition)
A Contagious Cause: The American Hunt for Cancer Viruses and the Rise of Molecular Medicine
Marking Time: Romanticism and Evolution
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April – June 2019

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Love, Order, and Progress: The Science, Philosophy, and Politics of Auguste Comte
Penser les mathématiques au XVIe siècle (Histoire Et Philosophie Des Sciences) (French Edition)
Epidemics: The Impact of Germs and Their Power over Humanity
Divine Variations: How Christian Thought Became Racial Science
Buckets from an English Sea: 1832 and the Making of Charles Darwin
Optics, Ethics, and Art in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries: Looking into Peter of Limoges's Moral Treatise on the Eye (Studies and Texts)
Astrolabes in Medieval Cultures
Curious Encounters: Voyaging, Collecting, and Making Knowledge in the Long Eighteenth Century (UCLA Clark Memorial Library Series)
Marine Chronometers at Greenwich: A Catalogue of Marine Chronometers at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
Lost Books: Reconstructing the Print World of Pre-Industrial Europe (Library of the Written Word / Library of the Written Word -)
Dutch and Flemish Newspapers of the Seventeenth Century, 1618-1700 (2 Vols.) (Library of the Written Word: The Handpress World, 43) (English and Dutch Edition)
The Bookshop of the World: Making and Trading Books in the Dutch Golden Age
The French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe I: Selling Enlightenment
The Man Who Crucified Himself (Clio Medica)
The Interactions of Ancient Astral Science
Denkstile und Schulenbildung in der Biologie/Biologie und Politik
Système analytique des connaissances positives de l'homme : Restrientes à celles qui proviennent directement ou indirectement de l'observation
Internisten in Diktatur und junger Demokratie: Die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Innere Medizin 1933-1970
The Aesthetics of Meaning and Thought: The Bodily Roots of Philosophy, Science, Morality, and Art
Emotionally Disturbed: A History of Caring for America's Troubled Children
Silent Cells: The Secret Drugging of Captive America
Does America Need More Innovators? (Lemelson Center Studies in Invention and Innovation series)
The Oocyte Economy: The Changing Meaning of Human Eggs
Heroes of the Space Age: Incredible Stories of the Famous and Forgotten Men and Women Who Took Humanity to the Stars
Gravity's Century: From Einstein's Eclipse to Images of Black Holes
Mineral Rites: An Archaeology of the Fossil Economy (Energy Humanities)
The Second Age of Computer Science: From Algol Genes to Neural Nets
Strange Trips: Science, Culture, and the Regulation of Drugs (McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Servic)
Los enfermos en la España barroca y el pluralismo médico : espacios, estrategias y actitudes

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January – March 2019

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 Engineering the Eternal City: Infrastructure, Topography, and the Culture of Knowledge in Late Sixteenth-Century Rome
 Company Curiosities: Nature, Culture and the East India Company, 1600–1874
 Psychedelic Prophets: The Letters of Aldous Huxley and Humphry Osmond (McGill-Queen’s/Associated Medical Servic)
 Recipes and Everyday Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and the Household in Early Modern England
 The Mirror of Information in Early Modern England: John Wilkins and the Universal Character
 Leprosy and Colonialism: Suriname Under Dutch Rule, 1750-1950 (Social Histories of Medicine MUP Series)
 Logodaedalus: Word Histories of Ingenuity in Early Modern Europe
 The X Club: Power and Authority in Victorian Science
 Worlds of Natural History
 Heaven and Earth United: Instruments in Astrological Contexts (Scientific Instruments and Collections)
 Atomistic Intuitions: An Essay on Classification (SUNY series in Contemporary French Thought)
 Urban Histories of Science: Making Knowledge in the City, 1820-1940 (Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine)
 The Ark of Studies (De Diversis Artibus) (English and Latin Edition) (De Diversis Artibus: Collection de Travaux De L
 Über die Medizin / De medicina (Sammlung Tusculum) (German Edition)
 The Body Populace: Military Statistics and Demography in Europe before the First World War (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Greening the Alliance: The Diplomacy of NATO
 Greek Alchemy from Late Antiquity to Early Modernity (De Diversis Artibus) (English and French Edition)
 ʿĪsā Ibn ʿalī
 Igniting the Chemical Ring of Fire: Historical Evolution of the Chemical Communities of the Pacific Rim
 The Ascent of GIM, the Global Intelligent Machine: A History of Production and Information Machines (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 The Astrological Autobiography of a Medieval Philosopher: Henry Bate
 Ether and Modernity: The recalcitrance of an epistemic object in the early twentieth century
 Scientists Under Surveillance: The FBI Files (The MIT Press)
 Von Professorenzirkeln, Studentenkneipen Und Akademischem Networking: Universitare Geselligkeiten Von Der Aufklarung Bis Zur Gegenwart (Abhandlungen Zum Studenten Und Hochschulwesen) (German Edition)
 Creatures of Cain: The Hunt for Human Nature in Cold War America
 The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology (The Routledge Guides to the Great Books)
 The Early Years of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
 Exobiologists, Rocketeers, and Engineers
 Friending the Past: The Sense of History in the Digital Age
 Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire: The Biggest Ideas in Science from Quanta (The MIT Press)
 The Prime Number Conspiracy: The Biggest Ideas in Math from Quanta (The MIT Press)
 Cultural Evolution and its Discontents: Cognitive Overload, Parasitic Cultures, and the Humanistic Cure (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory)
 Queen Square: A History of the National Hospital and its Institute of Neurology
 Measuring Utility: From the Marginal Revolution to Behavioral Economics (Oxford Studies in History of Economics)
 Numbered Lives: Life and Death in Quantum Media (Media Origins)
 Wladimir Köppen - Scholar for Life Wladimir Köppen - ein Gelehrtenleben für die Meteorologie
 Who is the Scientist-Subject?: Affective History of the Gene (Science and Technology Studies)
 The French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe II: Enlightenment Bestsellers
 Walcher of Malvern: De lunationibus and De Dracone: Study, Edition, Translation, and Commentary (De Diversis Artibus) (English and Latin Edition)
 The Cambridge History of Science: Volume 1, Ancient Science

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October – December 2018

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 The Scientific Correspondence of H.A. Lorentz: Volume 2, the Dutch Correspondents (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
 The Innovators Behind Leonardo: The True Story of the Scientific and Technological Renaissance
 The American Lab: An Insider’s History of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (Johns Hopkins Nuclear History and Contemporary Affairs)
 Translating Early Modern Science, (Intersections: Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Modern Culture)
 Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State
 Image, Imagination, and Cognition (Intersections: Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Modern Culture)
 Assembling the Tropics: Science and Medicine in Portugal
 Mapping AIDS: Visual Histories of an Enduring Epidemic (Global Health Histories)
 Nurturing Indonesia: Medicine and Decolonisation in the Dutch East Indies (Global Health Histories)
 A History of Folding in Mathematics: Mathematizing the Margins (Science Networks. Historical Studies)
 The Weather
 Listening in the Field: Recording and the Science of Birdsong (Inside Technology)
 The Scientific Sublime: Popular Science Unravels the Mysteries of the Universe
 Eugenics at the Edges of Empire: New Zealand, Australia, Canada and South Africa
 The Gestalt Shift in Conan Doyle
 Fred Whipple
 The History of Research on Chemical Periodic Processes (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology)
 Revolutions and Continuity in Greek Mathematics (Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Cultures)
 The Mobile Workshop: The Tsetse Fly and African Knowledge Production (The MIT Press)
 Du tabac pour le mort : Une histoire de la réanimation
 The Invention of Sustainability: Nature and Destiny, c.1500-1870
 The Trials of Psychedelic Therapy: LSD Psychotherapy in America
 Ocean Science and the British Cold War State (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Andreas Vesalius and the
 Solid State Insurrection: How the Science of Substance Made American Physics Matter
 Correspondance de Johannes Hevelius: Tome II: Correspondance Avec La Cour de France Et Ses Agents Avec Un Dossier Sur La Querelle de la Comete de ... Artibus) (French, German and Latin Edition)
 Das Aquarium
 Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative Age
 Basic and Applied Research: The Language of Science Policy in the Twentieth Century (European Conceptual History)
 Sigmund Freud, das ""Cocain"" und die Morphinisten
 The Warfare between Science and Religion: The Idea That Wouldn
 New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
 Thinking Together: Lecturing, Learning, and Difference in the Long Nineteenth Century (Rhetoric and Democratic Deliberation)
 The Second Age of Computer Science: From Algol Genes to Neural Nets
 Vast Expanses: A History of the Oceans
 Polio Across the Iron Curtain: Hungary
 Spaceflight: A Concise History (MIT Press Essential Knowledge series)
 Musik und die Ordnung der Dinge im ausgehenden Mittelalter und in der Frühen Neuzeit (Musica poetica) (German Edition)
 Beyond Einstein: Perspectives on Geometry, Gravitation, and Cosmology in the Twentieth Century (Einstein Studies)
 Animals and the Shaping of Modern Medicine: One Health and its Histories (Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History)
 William Robert Grove: Victorian Gentleman of Science
 The Pre-Raphaelites and Science
 Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850 (Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early ... and the University of North Carolina Press)
 David Bohm: Causality and Chance, Letters to Three Women
 Investigating the Body in the Victorian Asylum: Doctors, Patients, and Practices (Mental Health in Historical Perspective)
 The Autobiography of a Transgender Scientist (The MIT Press)
 For Science, King and Country: The Life and Legacy of Henry Moseley
 Herodotus: narrator, scientist, historian (Trends in Classics - Supplementary Volumes)
 It All Depends on the Dose: Poisons and Medicines in European History (The History of Medicine in Context)
 Edward Condon
 The Hunt for Earth Gravity: A History of Gravity Measurement from Galileo to the 21st Century
 Plato
 The Continued Exercise of Reason: Public Addresses by George Boole (The MIT Press)
 Aristotle Contemporary Perspectives on His Thought: On the 2400th Anniversary of Aristotle
 The Oxford Handbook of Science and Medicine in the Classical World (Oxford Handbooks)
 Science, Form, and the Problem of Induction in British Romanticism (Cambridge Studies in Romanticism)
 Science, Museums and Collecting the Indigenous Dead in Colonial Australia (Palgrave Studies in Pacific History)
 The Babylonian Astronomical Compendium MUL.APIN (Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World)
 Eurasian Environments: Nature and Ecology in Imperial Russian and Soviet History (Russian and East European Studies)
 Ada Lovelace: The Making of a Computer Scientist
 Copernicus Banned: The entangled matter of the anti-copernican decree of 1616
 Theory, Practice and Nature In-between
 Technology: Critical History of a Concept
 Thomas Hobbes and the Natural Law
 Photons: The History and Mental Models of Light Quanta
 The Postwar Origins of the Global Environment: How the United Nations Built Spaceship Earth (Columbia Studies in International and Global History)
 Venezia e la nuova oikoumene Venedig und die neue Oikoumene: Cartografia del Quattrocento Kartographie im 15. Jahrhundert (Venetiana) (German Edition)
 Taking on Technocracy: Nuclear Power in Germany, 1945 to the Present (Protest, Culture & Society)
 Vivarium: Experimental, Quantitative, and Theoretical Biology at Vienna
 The Rise of Engineering Science: How Technology Became Scientific (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 History of the Calcutta School of Physical Sciences
 The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems (Studies in the History of Greece and Rome)
 Pieces and Parts in Scientific Texts (Why the Sciences of the Ancient World Matter)
 Frankenstein: Annotated for Scientists, Engineers, and Creators of All Kinds (The MIT Press)
 Galileo Galilei, The Tuscan Artist
 Medicine and Colonial Engagements in India and Sub-Saharan Africa
 Natural History in Early Modern France (Intersections: Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Modern Culture)
 The Hand of the Engraver: Albert Flocon Meets Gaston Bachelard (SUNY series, Intersections: Philosophy and Critical Theory)
 Sichtbare Netzwerke
 Anxiety and the Equation: Understanding Boltzmann
 Schizophrènes au XXe siècle : Des effets secondaires de l
 Atomic Adventures: Secret Islands, Forgotten N-Rays, and Isotopic Murder: A Journey into the Wild World of Nuclear Science
 Archives and Information in the Early Modern World (Proceedings of the British Academy)
 Archival Afterlives (Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions)
 Networks of Knowledge
 L
 Imagination and Science in Romanticism
 Universities in Imperial Austria 1848–1918: A Social History of a Multilingual Space (Central European Studies)
 PTSD: A Short History (Johns Hopkins Biographies of Disease)
 Die epistemologischen Jahre
 Einführung in die Islamwissenschaft (de Gruyter Studium) (German Edition)
 The Palgrave Handbook of Climate History
 Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War
 Liberty and the Pursuit of Knowledge: Charles Renouvier
 Inevitably Toxic: Historical Perspectives on Contamination, Exposure, and Expertise
 War Matters: Material Culture in the Civil War Era
 The Experimental Side of Modeling (Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science)
 Trading Territories: Mapping the Early Modern World
 Willem de Sitter: Einstein
 Die Heidelberger Arzneibücher Ysack Leujs
 Galens Theory of Black Bile (Studies in Ancient Medicine)
 Leibniz and the Invention of Mathematical Transcendence
 Schreiben Im Forschen: Verfahren, Szenen, Effekte (Historische Wissensforschung Essay) (German Edition)

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July – September 2018

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 Malarial Subjects: Empire, Medicine and Nonhumans in British India, 1820-1909 (Science in History)
 The Private World of Soviet Scientists from Stalin to Gorbachev
 Burned Alive: Bruno, Galileo and the Inquisition
 From Transuranic to Superheavy Elements: A Story of Dispute and Creation (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology)
 Wilhelm von Humboldt
 Roman Geographies of the Nile: From the Late Republic to the Early Empire
 Climate in Motion: Science, Empire, and the Problem of Scale
 Pious Postmortems: Anatomy, Sanctity, and the Catholic Church in Early Modern Europe
 Zika: From the Brazilian Backlands to Global Threat
 The History of the Priority Di∫pute between Newton and Leibniz: Mathematics in History and Culture
 William Stimpson and the Golden Age of American Natural History
 Ebola: How a People's Science Helped End an Epidemic (African Arguments)
 The Worlds of Positivism: A Global Intellectual History, 1770–1930
 The Comparable Body - Analogy and Metaphor in Ancient Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Greco-Roman Medicine (Studies in Ancient Medicine)
 Naturalists in the Field: Collecting, Recording and Preserving the Natural World from the Fifteenth to the Twenty-first Century (Emergence of Natural History)
 Bibliography of the Exact Sciences in the Low Countries from ca. 1470 to the Golden Age (1700) (English and Dutch Edition)
 Limiting Outer Space: Astroculture After Apollo (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Credulity: A Cultural History of US Mesmerism (Class 200: New Studies in Religion)
 Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences
 Luminous Creatures: The History and Science of Light Production in Living Organisms
 Beasts of Burden: Biopolitics, Labor, and Animal Life in British Romanticism (SUNY series, Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century)
 Health Education Films in the Twentieth Century (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 The Third Lens: Metaphor and the Creation of Modern Cell Biology
 Medicine, Magic and Art in Early Modern Norway: Conceptualizing Knowledge (Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic)
 Imagining Chinese Medicine (Sir Henry Wellcome Asian)
 Compound Histories (Cultural Dynamics of Science)
 Reading Popular Newtonianism: Print, the Principia, and the Dissemination of Newtonian Science
 The Scientist in the Early Roman Empire
 Making Stars Physical: The Astronomy of Sir John Herschel
 Teaching and Learning the Sciences in Islamicate Societies (800-1700) (Studies on the Faculty of Arts. History and Influence)
 Indigenous Visions: Rediscovering the World of Franz Boas (The Henry Roe Cloud Series on American Indians and Modernity)
 Astral Sciences in Early Imperial China: Observation, Sagehood and the Individual
 150 Jahre Mendelsche Regeln: Vom Erbsenzählen zum Gen-Editieren
 A Codicological and Linguistic Study of the Voigts-Sloane Group of Middle English Manuscripts (Texts and Transitions)
 Gender, Health, and History in Modern East Asia
 The Great Rift: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Religion-Science Divide
 The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe: Brittleness, Integration, Science, and the Great War
 This Land Is Your Land: The Story of Field Biology in America
 Cesarean Section: An American History of Risk, Technology, and Consequence
 Bombing the Marshall Islands: A Cold War Tragedy
 The Emergence of the Fourth Dimension: Higher Spatial Thinking in the Fin de Siecle
 Mental Illness in Ancient Medicine (Studies in Ancient Medicine)
 The Waterless Sea: A Curious History of Mirages
 The Great Stink of Paris and the Nineteenth-Century Struggle against Filth and Germs
 Global Transformations in the Life Sciences, 1945–1980
 The TVs of Tomorrow: How RCA’s Flat-Screen Dreams Led to the First LCDs (Synthesis)
 Neurotechnology and the End of Finitude (Posthumanities)
 Modernism's Visible Hand: Architecture and Regulation in America (Buell Center Books in the History and Theory of American Architecture)
 What Is Information? (Electronic Mediations)
 Into the Extreme: U.S. Environmental Systems and Politics beyond Earth
 Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism
 Five Photons: Remarkable Journeys of Light Across Space and Time
 Approaching Facial Difference: Past and Present (Facialities: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Human Face)
 Model Behavior: Animal Experiments, Complexity, and the Genetics of Psychiatric Disorders
 Map Men: Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe
 A Family History of Illness: Memory as Medicine
 Essential Readings in Medicine and Religion
 Wired into Nature: The Telegraph and the North American Frontier (History of Communication)
 Tears for My Sisters: The Tragedy of Obstetric Fistula
 The Task Force for Child Survival: Secrets of Successful Coalitions
 Accounting for Capitalism: The World the Clerk Made
 A Telephone for the World: Iridium, Motorola, and the Making of a Global Age
 Science and Humanity: A Humane Philosophy of Science and Religion
 Taming Capitalism before its Triumph: Public Service, Distrust, and 'Projecting' in Early Modern England
 Civilization and Disease (Messenger Lectures)
 Constructions of Time and History in the Pre-Columbian Andes
 Ice: Nature and Culture (Earth)
 Art and Science (Manuscripts in the Making)
 Mastery of Nature: Promises and Prospects
 Democracy in Exile: Hans Speier and the Rise of the Defense Intellectual (The United States in the World)
 Future Remains: A Cabinet of Curiosities for the Anthropocene
 Northern Star: J.S. Plaskett
 The Medical Imagination: Literature and Health in the Early United States (Early American Studies)
 Who Controls the Hunt?: First Nations, Treaty Rights, and Wildlife Conservation in Ontario, 1783-1939
 The Myth of Disenchantment: Magic, Modernity, and the Birth of the Human Sciences
 Janello Torriani and the Spanish Empire, A Vitruvian Artisan at the Dawn of the Scientific Revolution (Nuncius)
 La Medecine De Guerre En Grece Ancienne (De Diversis Artibus: Collection de Travaux De L' Academie Internationale D'Historie Des Sciences / Collection ... Science) (French and Ancient Greek Edition)
 Giovanni Paolo Lomazzos <i>Trattato dellArte della Pittura</i>: Color, Perspective and Anatomy (Nuncius)
 The Lynx and the Telescope, The Parallel Worlds of Federico Cesi and Galileo (Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions)
 The Scientific Journal: Authorship and the Politics of Knowledge in the Nineteenth Century
 Helmholtz: A Life in Science
 Venezia e la nuova oikoumene Venedig und die neue Oikoumene: Cartografia del Quattrocento Kartographie im 15. Jahrhundert (Venetiana) (German Edition)

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April – June 2018

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 Eastern Mennonite University: A Century of Countercultural Education
 Looking Forward: Prediction and Uncertainty in Modern America
 A History of Anthropology as a Holistic Science
 State of Madness: Psychiatry, Literature, and Dissent After Stalin
 Leprosy and Colonialism: Suriname Under Dutch Rule, 1750-1950 (Social Histories of Medicine MUP Series)
 Vom Neandertal nach Afrika
 Science, Public Health and Nation-Building in Soekarno-Era Indonesia
 Histories of Human Engineering: Tact and Technology
 Thomas Reid on Mathematics and Natural Philosophy (Edinburgh Edition of Thomas Reid)
 Italian Psychology and Jewish Emigration under Fascism: From Florence to Jerusalem and New York (Italian and Italian American Studies)
 The Young Descartes: Nobility, Rumor, and War
 Composing the World: Harmony in the Medieval Platonic Cosmos (Critical Conjunctures in Music and Sound)
 The Moral Meaning of Nature: Nietzsche’s Darwinian Religion and Its Critics
 From Riemann to Differential Geometry and Relativity
 Evan Pugh’s Penn State: America’s Model Agricultural College
 The Well-Ordered Universe: The Philosophy of Margaret Cavendish
 Kew Observatory and the Evolution of Victorian Science, 1840–1910 (Sci & Culture in the Nineteenth Century)
 Heavenly Numbers: Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China
 Women in Mathematics: Celebrating the Centennial of the Mathematical Association of America (Association for Women in Mathematics Series)
 Picturing the Cosmos: A Visual History of Early Soviet Space Endeavor
 Patient Zero and the Making of the AIDS Epidemic
 Nova Stereometria Dolorium Vinariorum/ New Solid Geometry of Wine Barrels: Suivi De Accessit Stereometriae Archimedeae Svpplementvm/ a Supplement to ... Et Savoirs) (English and Latin Edition)
 Service as Mandate: How American Land-Grant Universities Shaped the Modern World, 1920–2015 (NEXUS)
 The Voyage of Thought: Navigating Knowledge across the Sixteenth-Century World
 History of Nonlinear Oscillations Theory in France (1880-1940) (Archimedes)
 Managing the Experience of Hearing Loss in Britain, 1830–1930
 The Lighthouse and the Observatory: Islam, Science, and Empire in Late Ottoman Egypt (Science in History)
 A New Map of Wonders: A Journey in Search of Modern Marvels
 The Travel Diaries of Albert Einstein: The Far East, Palestine, and Spain, 1922 - 1923
 The Epochs of Nature
 Welt ohne Krankheit
 Medizinisches Gutachten
 Saved from the Cellar: Gerhard Gentzen’s Shorthand Notes on Logic and Foundations of Mathematics (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
 On Purpose
 Philosophical Explorations of the Legacy of Alan Turing: Turing 100 (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 The Ash Wednesday Supper: A New Translation (Lorenzo Da Ponte Italian Library)
 Animating Empire: Automata, the Holy Roman Empire, and the Early Modern World
 American Tropics: The Caribbean Roots of Biodiversity Science (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)
 Universitäre Gelehrtenkultur vom 13.-16. Jahrhundert
 Biologie in der DDR
 From Hysteria to Hormones: A Rhetorical History (RSA Series in Transdisciplinary Rhetoric)
 The Correspondence of Charles Hutton: Mathematical Networks in Georgian Britain
 My dear Miss Ransom: Letters between Caroline Ransom Williams and James Henry Breasted, 1898-1935
 A Tale of Seven Scientists and a New Philosophy of Science
 The Lost Species: Great Expeditions in the Collections of Natural History Museums
 Comets: Nature and Culture (Earth)
 Moral Entanglements: Conserving Birds in Britain and Germany
 Rainbows: Nature and Culture (Earth)
 Was wäre wenn?
 The Science and Politics of Race in Mexico and the United States, 1910–1950

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Jan-March 2018

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 Isaac Newton and Natural Philosophy (Renaissance Lives)
 Madness
 Psychoanalysis in Britain, 1893–1913: Histories and Historiography
 Star Theatre: The Story of the Planetarium
 Measured Words: Computation and Writing in Renaissance Italy (Toronto Italian Studies)
 The Riddle of Malnutrition: The Long Arc of Biomedical and Public Health Interventions in Uganda (Perspectives on Global Health)
 Renaissance Craftsmen and Humanistic Scholars: Circulation of Knowledge between Portugal and Germany (passagem)
 The Lomidine Files: The Untold Story of a Medical Disaster in Colonial Africa
 Epigenetic Landscapes: Drawings as Metaphor
 Victorian Jesus: J.R. Seeley, Religion, and the Cultural Significance of Anonymity (Studies in Book and Print Culture)
 Modernity and Epistemology in Nineteenth-Century Spain: Fringe Discourses
 The Lomidine Files: The Untold Story of a Medical Disaster in Colonial Africa
 Imperfect Pregnancies: A History of Birth Defects and Prenatal Diagnosis
 The Planning and Building of the Hebrew University, 1919–1948: Facing the Temple Mount
 A Lab of One
 Science in an Extreme Environment: The 1963 American Mount Everest Expedition
 The Herds Shot Round the World: Native Breeds and the British Empire, 1800–1900 (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)
 John Wilkins (1614-1672): New Essays, (Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions)
 David Heinrich M|ller und die s|darabische Expedition der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1898/99: Eine wissenschaftsgeschichtliche ... Klasse) (German Edition)
 Scriptural Authority and Biblical Criticism in the Dutch Golden Age
 Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen by Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius (Routledge Early Modern Translations)
 Science and Hypothesis: The Complete Text
 The Planning and Building of the Hebrew University, 1919–1948: Facing the Temple Mount
 Circulation of Knowledge: Explorations into the History of Knowledge
 Medicine, the Penal System and Sexual Crimes in England, 1919-1960s: Diagnosing Deviance
 Einstein
 Science and Narratives of Nature: East and West (Science and Technology Studies)
 Complete Works of Voltaire 65B: Des Singularites de la Nature (French Edition)
 Epistemic Virtues in the Sciences and the Humanities (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 Charles Olivier and the Rise of Meteor Science (Springer Biographies)
 Polyphonic Minds: Music of the Hemispheres (The MIT Press)
 Modernism, Science, and Technology (New Modernisms)
 Playing with Earth and Sky: Astronomy, Geography, and the Art of Marcel Duchamp (Interfaces: Studies in Visual Culture)
 A Cultural History of Early Modern English Cryptography Manuals
 Artificial Hearts: The Allure and Ambivalence of a Controversial Medical Technology
 Philosophy and Medicine in the Formative Period of Islam (Warburg Institute Colloquia)
 AKAN - Antike Naturwissenschaft und ihre Rezeption (Band XXVII)
 THOMAS S. KUHN.LA BUSQUEDA DE LA ESTRUCTURA
 From Arithmetic to Zeta-Functions: Number Theory in Memory of Wolfgang Schwarz
 Mathematical Disquisitions: The Booklet of Theses Immortalized by Galileo
 Eugenics and Protestant Social Reform: Hereditary Science and Religion in America, 1860-1940
 Tending Mothers and the Fruits of the Womb
 History, Big History, Metahistory
 The Correspondence of John Tyndall, Volume I: The Correspondence, May 1840–August 1843
 The Correspondence of John Tyndall, Volume 2: The Correspondence, September 1843–December 1849
 The Correspondence of John Tyndall, Volume 3: The Correspondence, January 1850–December 1852
 Neglected Perspectives on Science and Religion: Historical and Contemporary Relations
 Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550: Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations
 Landmarks in the History of Science: Great Scientific Discoveries From a Global-Historical Perspective (Vernon Series on the History of Science)
 Tending Mothers and the Fruits of the Womb
 Game Changers: Stories of the Revolutionary Minds behind Game Theory
 The Reinvention of Atlantic Slavery: Technology, Labor, Race, and Capitalism in the Greater Caribbean
 Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum
 The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity
 Suspicious Moderate: The Life and Writings of Francis à Sancta Clara (1598–1680)
 A Global History of Sexual Science, 1880–1960 (California World History Library)
 Schmetterlinge und Leidenschaft
 The Palgrave Handbook of Early Modern Literature and Science (Palgrave Handbooks of Literature and Science)
 Ars Natura
 Pious Postmortems: Anatomy, Sanctity, and the Catholic Church in Early Modern Europe
 Schmetterlinge und Leidenschaft
 Building Access: Universal Design and the Politics of Disability
 Systèmes expérimentaux et choses épistémiques (Histoire et philosophie des sciences) (French Edition)
 Our Senses: An Immersive Experience
 Medicine at Michigan: A History of the University of Michigan Medical School at the Bicentennial
 The Divine Mind: Exploring the Psychological History of God
 The Many Lives of Carbon
 The Theory That Changed Everything: "On the Origin of Species" as a Work in Progress
 The Development of Elementary Quantum Theory (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology)
 De fumées et de sang
 Über die Notwendigkeit einer Zweiten Aufklärung
 Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science (The MIT Press)
 The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom
 Traditional Chinese Medicine: Heritage and Adaptation
 Landscapes of Collectivity in the Life Sciences (Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology)
 Social by Nature: The Promise and Peril of Sociogenomics
 Veer Ecology: A Companion for Environmental Thinking
 This Green and Growing Land: Environmental Activism in American History (American Ways)
 The Grid: Biography of an American Technology (The MIT Press)

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October – December 2017

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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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