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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July-September 2017

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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)
 Nature
 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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April-June 2017

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 The Woman Who Knew Too Much: Alice Stewart and the Secrets of Radiation
 Eclipse: Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon
 The Birth of the Academic Article: Le Journal Des Scavans and the Philosophical Transactions, 1665-1700
 American Eclipse: A Nation
 Nuclear Reactions: Documenting American Encounters with Nuclear Energy (Weyerhaeuser Environmental  Classics)
 Popularizing Science: The Life and Work of JBS Haldane
 Murder and the Making of English CSI
 Models of Innovation: The History of an Idea (Inside Technology)
 Experiments in Democracy: Human Embryo Research and the Politics of Bioethics
 Game Changer: The Technoscientific Revolution in Sports
 Moths, Myths, and Mosquitoes: The Eccentric Life of Harrison G. Dyar, Jr.
 The Recovery Revolution: The Battle Over Addiction Treatment in the United States
 Turing
 Cavendish: The Experimental Life
 The Religion of Chiropractic: Populist Healing from the American Heartland
 ENIAC in Action: Making and Remaking the Modern Computer (History of Computing)
 Collecting Evolution: The Galapagos Expedition that Vindicated Darwin
 Frozen Empires: An Environmental History of the Antarctic Peninsula
 Gravity
 Episodes in the Mathematics of Medieval Islam
 It
 Antiquarianisms: Contact, Conflict, Comparison (Joukowsky Institute Publication)
 The Experiential Caribbean
 Religion Within Reason
 Savant Relics
 Pushing Limits: From West Point to Berkeley & Beyond
 William James: Psychical Research and the Challenge of Modernity
 Immunization: How Vaccines became Controversial
 New Romantic Cyborgs: Romanticism, Information Technology, and the End of the Machine (The MIT Press)
 Descartes’ Treatise on Man and its Reception (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)
 Éphémérides romaines: 24 mars - 24 octobre 1775 (Le dix-huitieme siecle) (French Edition)
 Louis Couturat (1868-1914): Mathématiques, langage, philosophie (Histoire et philosophie des sciences) (French Edition)
 Verbs, Bones, and Brains: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Human Nature
 The History of Japanese Psychology (SOAS Studies in Modern and Contemporary Japan)
 Nature Speaks: Medieval Literature and Aristotelian Philosophy (The Middle Ages Series)
 How Not to Network a Nation (Information Policy)
 Totality: The Great American Eclipses of 2017 and 2024
 Roman Portable Sundials: The Empire in your Hand
 Flora Unveiled: The Discovery and Denial of Sex in Plants
 Body Modern: Fritz Kahn, Scientific Illustration, and the Homuncular Subject
 Genes, Brains, and Human Potential: The Science and Ideology of Intelligence
 Romanticism, Origins, and the History of Heredity (New Studies in the Age of Goethe)
 The Birth of the Past
 The Economization of Life
 Aluminum Upcycled: Sustainable Design in Historical Perspective (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology)
 Albert Schweitzer in Thought and Action: A Life in Parts (Albert Schweitzer Library)
 The Scholar Denied: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology
 A Critical Edition of Ibn al-Haytham’s On the Shape of the Eclipse: The First Experimental Study of the Camera Obscura (Sources and Studies in the ... Sciences) (English, Arabic and Greek Edition)
 Embodiments of Mind (The MIT Press)
 System: The Shaping of Modern Knowledge (Infrastructures)
 Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology)
 The Structures of Practical Knowledge
 The Long Arm of Moore
 Profession explorateur: Alfred Grandidier 1836-1921
 Fascist Pigs: Technoscientific Organisms and the History of Fascism (Inside Technology)
 Wombs with a View: Illustrations of the Gravid Uterus from the Renaissance through the Nineteenth Century
 The Least Likely Man: Marshall Nirenberg and the Discovery of the Genetic Code (The MIT Press)
 The Gland Illusion: Early Attempts at Rejuvenation Through Male Hormone Therapy
 Le Temps Des Astronomes: L
 Medizin im Konflikt (Education and Society in the Middle Ages and Renaissance) (German Edition)
 Global Marine Science and Carlsberg - The Golden Connections of Johannes Schmidt (1877-1933)
 The Power of Systems: How Policy Sciences Opened Up the Cold War World
 Plutarch
 Democratic Experiments: Problematizing Nanotechnology and Democracy in Europe and the United States (Inside Technology)
 Setting Nutritional Standards: Theory, Policies, Practices (Rochester Studies in Medical History)
 Spatial Thinking and External Representation
 Technical Ekphrasis in Greek and Roman Science and Literature: The Written Machine between Alexandria and Rome
 Homo Sovieticus: Brain Waves, Mind Control, and Telepathic Destiny (The MIT Press)
 Global Spencerism: The Communication and Appropriation of a British Evolutionist (Cultural Dynamics of Science)
 A Tale of Seven Scientists and a New Philosophy of Science
 Reading Galileo: Scribal Technologies and the Two New Sciences

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January-March 2017

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 Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
 Compound Solutions
 American Eclipse: A Nation
 Eye for Detail: Images of Plants and Animals in Art and Science, 1500-1630
 Natures in Translation: Romanticism and Colonial Natural History
 Histoire des techniques : Mondes, sociétés, cultures - XVIe-XVIIIe siècle
 Mad-Doctors in the Dock: Defending the Diagnosis, 1760–1913
 Game Changer: The Technoscientific Revolution in Sports
 Life Histories of Genetic Disease: Patterns and Prevention in Postwar Medical Genetics
 Playing with Earth and Sky: Astronomy, Geography, and the Art of Marcel Duchamp (Interfaces: Studies in Visual Culture)
 Rise of the Modern Hospital: An Architectural History of Health and Healing, 1870-1940
 Ressourcenmobilisierung
 Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery
 Humanités environnementales: Enquêtes et contre-enquêtes
 Medicine, Natural Philosophy and Religion in Post-Reformation Scandinavia (The History of Medicine in Context)
 The Theater of Experiment: Staging Natural Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Britain
 The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning: Three Ancient Chinese Astronomical Systems (Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World)
 The Animal Game: Searching for Wildness at the American Zoo
 Italian Psychology and Jewish Emigration under Fascism: From Florence to Jerusalem and New York (Italian and Italian American Studies)
 Eco-Cultural Networks and the British Empire: New Views on Environmental History
 The De Subtilitate of Girolamo Cardano (MEDIEVAL & RENAIS TEXT STUDIES)
 The Science of Sympathy: Morality, Evolution, and Victorian Civilization (History of Emotions)
 Le Mathématicien renaissant et son savoir: Le statut des mathématiques selon Oronce Fine (Histoire Et Philosophie Des Sciences) (French Edition)
 de Arte Magna -Libri Quatuor (Sciences Et Savoirs) (French Edition)
 The General: A History of the Montreal General Hospital
 Alice in Space: The Sideways Victorian World of Lewis Carroll (Carpenter Lectures)
 Medicine and Pharmacy in Byzantine Hospitals: A study of the extant formularies (Medicine in the Medieval Mediterranean)
 Medicine and Humanism in Late Medieval Italy: The Carrara Herbal in Padua (Medicine in the Medieval Mediterranean)
 L
 Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History (Envisioning Cuba)
 The Baroulkos and the Mechanics of Heron (Biblioteca Di Nuncius Studie Testi)
 CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT AT IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON, THE: A HISTORY, 1845-2000
 Wundt and the Philosophical Foundations of Psychology: A Reappraisal
 Gardens, Knowledge and the Sciences in the Early Modern Period (Trends in the History of Science)
 A History of Global Health: Interventions into the Lives of Other Peoples
 My Search for Ramanujan: How I Learned to Count
 A Saving Science: Capturing the Heavens in Carolingian Manuscripts
 Amazing Stories of the Space Age: True Tales of Nazis in Orbit, Soldiers on the Moon, Orphaned Martian Robots, and Other Fascinating Accounts from the Annals of Spaceflight
 Network Medicine: Complex Systems in Human Disease and Therapeutics
 The Lost White Tribe: Explorers, Scientists, and the Theory that Changed a Continent
 Pharmocracy: Value, Politics, and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine (Experimental Futures)
 The Rhinoceros and the Megatherium: An Essay in Natural History
 Der Fall Paul Kammerer
 Heredity Explored: Between Public Domain and Experimental Science, 1850–1930 (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 A Body of Work: An Anthology of Poetry and Medicine
 The Life Organic: The Theoretical Biology Club and the Roots of Epigenetics
 Berlin, the Mother of All Research Universities: 1860–1918
 Toxic Exposures: Mustard Gas and the Health Consequences of World War II in the United States (Critical Issues in Health and Medicine)
 The Hubble Space Telescope: From Concept to Success (Springer Praxis Books)
 Under Desert Skies: How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets
 Redefining Science: Scientists, the National Security State, and Nuclear Weapons in Cold War America (Culture, Politics, and the Cold War)
 The Globalization of Knowledge in the Iberian Colonial World
 The Poetics of Scientific Investigation in Seventeenth-Century England
 Freuds Traum Von Einer Neuen Wissenschaft: Chemie Und Bakteriologie Im Traum Von Irmas Injektion (Jahrbuch Der Psychoanalyse. Beihefte) (German Edition)
 Testing Fate
 Materia médica: Rareza, singularidad y accidente en la España temprano-moderna (North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures) (Spanish Edition)
 Pompa E Intelletto: Formen Der Ordnung Und Inszenierung Botanischen Wissens Im Späten Großherzogtum Der Medici (Phoenix) (German Edition)
 Historiography of Mathematics in the 19th and 20th Centuries (Trends in the History of Science)
 Histories of Medicine and Healing in the Indian Ocean World, Volume One: The Medieval and Early Modern Period (Palgrave Series in Indian Ocean World Studies)
 Impressions de Chine : L

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October-December 2016

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 Disease and Discovery: A History of the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, 1916–1939
 Subalternity vs. Hegemony, Cuba
 Sharing Knowledge, Shaping Europe: US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Hunayn Ibn Ishaq on His Galen Translations (Eastern Christian Texts)
 Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
 Health and Humanity: A History of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1935–1985
 The Oxford Handbook of Generality in Mathematics and the Sciences (Oxford Handbooks)
 Impressions de Chine : L
 Carl Zeiss 1816-1888
 Art, Technology and Nature: Renaissance to Postmodernity (Science and the Arts since 1750)
 Navigational Enterprises in Europe and its Empires, 1730–1850 (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series)
 Household Medicine in Seventeenth-Century England
 The Oxford Handbook of Generality in Mathematics and the Sciences (Oxford Handbooks)
 Waiting for Contact: The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
 Des savants pour protéger la nature : La société d
 Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds (Experimental Futures)
 The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry
 Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
 Measuring Shadows: Kepler’s Optics of Invisibility
 Autonomous Nature
 Holding Hands with Bacteria: The Life and Work of Marjory Stephenson (SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science)
 The Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science
 Domesticity in the Making of Modern Science
 Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550: Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations
 Biological Classification: A Philosophical Introduction (Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy and Biology)
 Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices: A Global Comparative Approach
 ""A world of new things""
 Nützliches Wissen
 Life Forms in the Thinking of the Long Eighteenth Century (UCLA Clark Memorial Library Series)
 A Cultural History of the Senses in the Age of Enlightenment (The Cultural Histories Series)
 The History of East-Central European Eugenics, 1900-1945: Sources and Commentaries
 Science Without Frontiers: Cosmopolitanism and National Interests in the World of Learning, 1870–1940 (The Osu Press Horning Visiting Scholars Publication Series)
 Science and Religion: East and West (Science and Technology Studies)
 Death in Beijing: Murder and Forensic Science in Republican China (Science in History)
 Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human: New Worlds, Maps and Monsters (Cambridge Social and Cultural Histories)
 Barcelona: An Urban History of Science and Modernity, 1888–1929 (Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945)
 Hermes and the Telescope: In the Crucible of Galileo
 Reisen in Das Orientalische Indien: Wissen Uber Fremde Welten Um 1600 (German Edition)
 John Aubrey: My Own Life
 Hybrid Knowledge in the Early East India Company World (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series)
 Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa
 The Task of the Cleric: Cartography, Translation, and Economics in Thirteenth-Century Iberia (Toronto Iberic)
 Global Scientific Practice in an Age of Revolutions, 1750-1850
 Transformations of Electricity in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Science
 Italian Academies and their Networks, 1525-1700: From Local to Global (Italian and Italian American Studies)
 Vom wahren Geburtsjahr Christi

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January – March 2016

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 Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
 Death in Beijing: Murder and Forensic Science in Republican China (Science in History)
 Life Forms in the Thinking of the Long Eighteenth Century (UCLA Clark Memorial Library Series)
 Subalternity vs. Hegemony, Cuba
 The Oxford Handbook of Generality in Mathematics and the Sciences (Oxford Handbooks)
 Measuring Shadows: Kepler’s Optics of Invisibility
 Le concept de pathocénose de M.D. Grmek : Une conceptualisation novatrice de l
 Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human: New Worlds, Maps and Monsters (Cambridge Social and Cultural Histories)
 Navigational Enterprises in Europe and its Empires, 1730–1850 (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series)
 Der Mensch, Der Affe: Anthropologie Und Darwin-Rezeption in Deutschland 1850-1900 (German Edition)
 Disease and Discovery: A History of the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, 1916–1939
 Science and Religion: East and West (Science and Technology Studies)
 Science Without Frontiers: Cosmopolitanism and National Interests in the World of Learning, 1870–1940 (The Osu Press Horning Visiting Scholars Publication Series)
 Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices: A Global Comparative Approach
 Barcelona: An Urban History of Science and Modernity, 1888–1929 (Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945)
 Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa
 Vom wahren Geburtsjahr Christi
 Visible Numbers: Essays on the History of Statistical Graphics (Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture)
 Nützliches Wissen
 Sharing Knowledge, Shaping Europe: US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Health and Humanity: A History of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1935–1985
 Hunayn Ibn Ishaq on His Galen Translations (Eastern Christian Texts)
 The Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science
 Des savants pour protéger la nature : La société d
 Global Scientific Practice in an Age of Revolutions, 1750-1850
 "A world of new things"
 Autonomous Nature
 Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds (Experimental Futures)
 A Critical History of Schizophrenia (Palgrave Studies in the Theory and History of Psychology)
 Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550: Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations
 Carl Zeiss 1816-1888
 Hermes and the Telescope: In the Crucible of Galileo
 Photographs of Environmental Phenomena: Scientific Images in the Wake of Environmental Awareness, USA 1860s-1970s
 The Task of the Cleric: Cartography, Translation, and Economics in Thirteenth-Century Iberia (Toronto Iberic)
 Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
 Transformations of Electricity in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Science
 Biological Classification: A Philosophical Introduction (Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy and Biology)
 Der letzte weiße Flecken
 Reisen in Das Orientalische Indien: Wissen Uber Fremde Welten Um 1600 (German Edition)
 Art, Technology and Nature: Renaissance to Postmodernity (Science and the Arts since 1750)
 Waiting for Contact: The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
 John Aubrey: My Own Life
 Household Medicine in Seventeenth-Century England
 Holding Hands with Bacteria: The Life and Work of Marjory Stephenson (SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science)
 Italian Academies and their Networks, 1525-1700: From Local to Global (Italian and Italian American Studies)
 The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry
 Righting America at the Creation Museum (Medicine, Science, and Religion in Historical Context)
 The History of East-Central European Eugenics, 1900-1945: Sources and Commentaries
 A Cultural History of the Senses in the Age of Enlightenment (The Cultural Histories Series)
 Hybrid Knowledge in the Early East India Company World (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series)
 Alexandre Koyre in Incognito

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July – September 2015

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 Space, Time, and Stuff
 Technology and the Search for Progress in Modern Mexico
 Melancholia: The Western Malady
 Health Care in America: A History
 Vaccine Nation: America
 Poetic Astronomy in the Ancient Near East: The Reflexes of Celestial Science in Ancient Mesopotamian, Ugaritic, and Israelite Narrative (History, Archaeology, and Culture of the Levant)
 Edible Gender, Mother-in-Law Style, and Other Grammatical Wonders: Studies in Dyirbal, Yidin, and Warrgamay
 Earthquake Storms: The Fascinating History and Volatile Future of the San Andreas Fault
 Naturform Und Bildnerische Prozesse: Elemente Einer Wissensgeschichte in Der Kunst Des 16. Und 17. Jahrhunderts (Actus Et Imago) (German Edition)
 Kernforschung in Österreich
 Kerne, Kooperation und Konkurrenz
 Bioethics in Historical Perspective
 Protective Measurement and Quantum Reality: Towards a New Understanding of Quantum Mechanics
 Soviet Space Mythologies: Public Images, Private Memories, and the Making of a Cultural Identity (Russian and East European Studies)
 Voices of the Soviet Space Program: Cosmonauts, Soldiers, and Engineers Who Took the USSR into Space (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 The Rhetorical Invention of Man: A History of Distinguishing Humans from Other Animals
 Undisciplining Knowledge: Interdisciplinarity in the Twentieth Century
 Women Scientists: Reflections, Challenges, and Breaking Boundaries
 Breast Cancer in the Eighteenth Century (Studies for the International Society for Cultural History)
 Discovering Tuberculosis: A Global History, 1900 to the Present
 The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future
 Past Futures: Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas (The MIT Press)
 Ernst Cassirer and the Critical Science of Germany, 1899–1919 (Key Issues in Modern Sociology)
 Medieval Islamic Republic of Letters, The: Arabic Knowledge Construction
 Genetic Geographies
 Remaking Home Economics: Resourcefulness and Innovation in Changing Times
 Keywords in Sound
 A Geology of Media (Electronic Mediations)
 Making Computers Accessible: Disability Rights and Digital Technology
 Postgenomics: Perspectives on Biology after the Genome
 Purchasing Medical Innovation: The Right Technology, for the Right Patient, at the Right Price
 The Obelisk and the Englishman: The Pioneering Discoveries of Egyptologist William Bankes
 Rational Action: The Sciences of Policy in Britain and America, 1940-1960 (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Subjects and Narratives in Archaeology
 Darwin

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April – June 2015

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 The Very Idea of Modern Science: Francis Bacon and Robert Boyle (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 Mathematical Theologies: Nicholas of Cusa and the Legacy of Thierry of Chartres (Oxford Studies in Historical Theology)
 Historical Dictionary of Descartes and Cartesian Philosophy (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements Series)
 A Historiography of the Modern Social Sciences
 Technology and the Search for Progress in Modern Mexico
 La gauche evolutionniste. spencer et ses lecteurs en France et en ita lie
 The Pulse of Modernism: Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Siècle Europe (In Vivo)
 Making 20th Century Science: How Theories Became Knowledge
 The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 22, 1874
 The British Pharmacopoeia, 1864 to 2014: Medicines, International Standards and the State (The History of Medicine in Context)
 Faxed: The Rise and Fall of the Fax Machine (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology)
 Poverty Knowledge in South Africa: A Social History of Human Science, 1855-2005
 Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI (The MIT Press)
 Mathematizing Space: The Objects of Geometry from Antiquity to the Early Modern Age (Trends in the History of Science)
 Masterminding Nature: The Breeding of Animals, 1750-2010
 Cosmology, Calendars, and Horizon-Based Astronomy in Ancient Mesoamerica
 Anxieties of Interiority and Dissection in Early Modern Spain (Toronto Iberic)
 Gersonides: A Portrait of a Fourteenth-Century Philosopher-Scientist
 Setting Aside All Authority: Giovanni Battista Riccioli and the Science against Copernicus in the Age of Galileo
 Einstein
 Erkenntnis und Bild
 Women Scientists: Reflections, Challenges, and Breaking Boundaries
 Boyle Studies: Aspects of the Life and Thought of Robert Boyle (1627-91)
 The Genealogy of a Gene: Patents, HIV/AIDS, and Race (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 The Changing Faces of Childhood Cancer: Clinical and Cultural Visions since 1940 (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History)
 Early Responses to the Periodic System
 La République Naturaliste: Collections d’Histoire Naturelle et Révolution Française (1789-1804) (La Collection Archives)
 The Slain God: Anthropologists and the Christian Faith
 The Sea Mark: Captain John Smith’s Voyage to New England
 Conceptual Change in Biology: Scientific and Philosophical Perspectives on Evolution and Development (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 The Young Spinoza: A Metaphysician in the Making
 Mondo Nano: Fun and Games in the World of Digital Matter (Experimental Futures)
 The Matter Factory: A History of the Chemistry Laboratory
 Autonomie und Planung der Forschung: Forderpolitische Strategien der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft 1949-1968 (Studien Zur Geschichte Der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaf) (German Edition)
 Our Work Is But Begun: A History of the University of Rochester 1850-2005 (Meliora Press)
 Wilhelm Reich, Biologist
 Daughters of Alchemy: Women and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy (I Tatti Studies in Italian Renaissance History)
 Bouleversements démographiques de la grande guerre
 La verdad sobre el caso Lafarge
 Producing Power: The Pre-Chernobyl History of the Soviet Nuclear Industry (Inside Technology)
 Descartes-Agonistes: Physico-mathematics, Method & Corpuscular-Mechanism 1618-33 (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)
 Reisen, Sammeln und Forschen
 Historical Dictionary of Science and Technology in Modern China (Historical Dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East)
 Sobre los cometas y la vía láctea / De cometis et lacteo circulo / About Comets And The Milky Way (Clásicos del pensamiento / Classics of thought) (Spanish and Latin Edition)
 Medieval Robots: Mechanism, Magic, Nature, and Art (The Middle Ages Series)
 European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche
 Scientists
 The Living Line: Modern Art and the Economy of Energy (Interfaces: Studies in Visual Culture)
 Ptolemy
 The German Research Foundation 1920-1970
 Scientists as Prophets: A Rhetorical Genealogy

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January-March 2015

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 Evidence and Method: Scientific Strategies of Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell
 Hacking Europe: From Computer Cultures to Demoscenes (History of Computing)
 Descartes and the First Cartesians
 Early Days of X-ray Crystallography (International Union of Crystallography)
 Undying Curiosity: Carsten Niebuhr and The Royal Danish Expedition to Arabia (1761-1767)
 The History of Physics in Cuba (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science)
 The Bible and Natural Philosophy in Renaissance Italy: Jewish and Christian Physicians in Search of Truth
 On the Importance of Being an Individual in Renaissance Italy: Men, Their Professions, and Their Beards (Haney Foundation Series)
 Creationism in Europe (Medicine, Science, and Religion in Historical Context)
 The Making of the Humanities, Volume III: The Modern Humanities
 Bernard Bolzano: Theory of Science
 Disciplinas, Saberes Y Practicas
 The Scientific Revolution in Global Perspective
 How Climate Change Comes to Matter: The Communal Life of Facts (Experimental Futures)
 The Problem of the Motion of Bodies: A Historical View of the Development of Classical Mechanics (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 Distinguished Figures in Mechanism and Machine Science: Their Contributions and Legacies, Part 2 (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age
 The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768-1820 (SET): The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820, Volume 6 (The Pickering Masters)
 Kant
 Les écrits de la souffrance
 Koyré, Galileo e il vecchio sogno di Platone.
 Conflicting Values of Inquiry: Ideologies of Epistemology in Early Modern Europe (Intersections)
 University Jubilees and University History Writing: A Challenging Relationship (Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions)
 Spinoza and Dutch Cartesianism
 The Machines of Sex Research: Technology and the Politics of Identity, 1945-1985 (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology)
 Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth Century Through Punctuated Equilibria and Beyond
 Zoology in Early Modern Culture: Intersections of Science, Theology, Philology, and Political and Religious Education
 The Letterbooks of John Evelyn
 James Clerk Maxwell: Perspectives on his Life and Work
 The Lost Elements: The Periodic Table
 The Ploy of Instinct: Victorian Sciences of Nature and Sexuality in Liberal Governance (Forms of Living)
 The Quantum Dissidents: Rebuilding the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics (1950-1990)
 Science in Medieval Jewish Cultures
 Medical Ethics: Premodern Negotiations between Medicine and Philosophy (Aurora) (English, German and French Edition)
 The Development of Scientific Marketing in the Twentieth Century: Research for Sales in the Pharmaceutical Industry (Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine)
 Para-States and Medical Science: Making African Global Health (Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography)
 Innovation Contested: The Idea of Innovation Over the Centuries (Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought)
 La Terre vue d
 Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet
 Literature and Chemistry: Elective Affinities
 Beautiful Data: A History of Vision and Reason since 1945 (Experimental Futures)
 Autobiologies: Charles Darwin and the Natural History of the Self
 Elegant Anatomy: The Eighteenth-Century Leiden Anatomical Collections (History of Science and Medicine Library)
 Visual Cultures in Science and Technology: A Comparative History
 The Helmholtz Legacy in Physiological Acoustics (Archimedes)
 From the Shtetl to the Lecture Hall: Jewish Women and Cultural Exchange (Studies in Judaism)
 Selected Correspondence of William Huggins (The Pickering Masters)
 Only the Longest Threads
 The Oxford Handbook of Environmental History (Oxford Handbooks)
 Causality and Mind: Essays on Early Modern Philosophy
 Les manuscrits astrologiques latins conservés à la Bibliothèque nationale de France à Paris
 Bildphysiologie: Wahrnehmung Und Korper in Mittelalter Und Renaissance (German Edition)
 Geld, ijdelheid en hormonen / druk 1
 The Fate of Anatomical Collections (The History of Medicine in Context)
 From Local Patriotism to a Planetary Perspective: Impact Crater Research in Germany, 1930s-1970s (Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945)
 Der Gelehrte und der Manager: Franz Reuleaux (1829-1905) und Alois Riedler (1850-1936) in Technik, Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft (German Edition)
 Niels Bohr and the Quantum Atom: The Bohr Model of Atomic Structure 1913-1925
 Urologie und Nationalsozialismus: Eine Studie zu Medizin und Politik als Ressourcen fureinander (German Edition)
 Ecclesiastical Lordship, Seigneurial Power and the Commercialization of Milling in Medieval England
 Physics as a Calling, Science for Society: Studies in Honour of A. J. Kox
 A History of Science, Magic and Belief: From Medieval to Early Modern Europe
 Science Secrets: The Truth about Darwin
 The Cult of Pythagoras: Math and Myths
 The Theater of Operations: National Security Affect from the Cold War to the War on Terror
 Marketing the Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Program (The MIT Press)
 Representing Space in the Scientific Revolution
 Reconstructing Reality: Models, Mathematics, and Simulations (Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Science)
 A History of the Work Concept: From Physics to Economics (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 Science and Technology in the Global Cold War (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Neuroscience in Science Fiction Films
 Cuvier
 Pathways into the Study of Ancient Sciences: Selected Essays by David Pingree: Transactions, APS (Vol. 104, Part 3)
 The Antibiotic Era: Reform, Resistance, and the Pursuit of a Rational Therapeutics
 Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
 The Herbal of al-Ghafiqi: A Facsimile Edition with Critical Essays
 The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble over Earth
 How Euler Did Even More (Spectrum)
 Inventing Exoticism: Geography, Globalism, and Europe
 Letters from an American Botanist: The Correspondences of Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Muhlenberg (1753-1815) (Beitrage Zur Europaischen Uberseegeschichte)
 Becoming Insomniac: How Sleeplessness Alarmed Modernity
 Islandology: Geography, Rhetoric, Politics
 An Illustrated History of Health and Fitness, from Pre-History to our Post-Modern World (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)
 Die ptolemaische "Optik" in Spatantike und byzantinischer Zeit: Historiographische Dekonstruktion, textliche Neuerschliessung, Rekontextualisierung (Boethius) (German Edition)
 Forensic Media: Reconstructing Accidents in Accelerated Modernity (Sign, Storage, Transmission)
 A Comet of the Enlightenment: Anders Johan Lexell
 Perception and Its Modalities
 Ghost Stories for Darwin: The Science of Variation and the Politics of Diversity
 Pathological Bodies: Medicine and Political Culture (Berkeley Series in British Studies)
 Medical Consulting by Letter in France, 1665–1789 (The History of Medicine in Context)
 Theology as Science in Nineteenth Century Germany: From F.C. Baur to Ernst Troeltsch (Changing Paradigms in Historical and Systematic Theology)

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October – December 2014

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 Love, Literature and the Quantum Atom: Niels Bohr
 Mathematics and the Real World: The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics
 The Problem of Disenchantment: Scientific Naturalism and Esoteric Discourse, 1900 - 1939 (Numen Book Series)
 The War of Guns and Mathematics: Mathematical Practices and Communities in France and Its Western Allies Around World War I (History of Mathematics)
 The Story of Pain: From Prayer to Painkillers
 Biometric State: The Global Politics of Identification and Surveillance in South Africa, 1850 to the Present
 New Heavens and a New Earth: The Jewish Reception of Copernican Thought
 Healthy Living in Late Renaissance Italy
 Translating Knowledge in the Early Modern Low Countries (Low Countries Studies on the Circulation of Natural Knowledge)
 Descartes and the Puzzle of Sensory Representation (Oxford English Monographs)
 Sudden Death: Medicine and Religion in Eighteenth-Century Rome (The History of Medicine in Context)
 The Classification of Sex: Alfred Kinsey and the Organization of Knowledge
 Finding Equilibrium: Arrow, Debreu, McKenzie and the Problem of Scientific Credit
 Arthur S. Eddington, the Nature of the Physical World: Gifford Lectures of 1927, an Annotated Edition
 Darwin
 Lebenslinien - Lebensziele - Lebenskunst
 Crucible of Science: The Story of the Cori Laboratory
 Häresie und Wissenschaft
 The Lure of Whitehead
 Lazare and Sadi Carnot: A Scientific and Filial Relationship (History of Mechanism and Machine Science)
 Aging Bones: A Short History of Osteoporosis (Johns Hopkins Biographies of Disease)
 Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson
 Einstein
 Wissenschaft im Museum - Ausstellung im Labor
 Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Changing Concepts of Physiology from Antiquity Into Early Modern Europe (Intersections)
 Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun (Needham Research Institute Series)
 British Art in the Nuclear Age (British Art: Histories and Interpretations since 1700)
 Interpreting Gödel: Critical Essays
 A History of Balance, 1250-1375: The Emergence of a New Model of Equilibrium and its Impact on Thought
 Objects of Chemical Inquiry
 Ein Zentaur in London
 Why Mars: NASA and the Politics of Space Exploration (New Series in NASA History)
 Physics as a Calling, Science for Society: Studies in Honour of A. J. Kox
 The Life and Work of Leon Henkin: Essays on His Contributions (Studies in Universal Logic)
 The Theater of Operations: National Security Affect from the Cold War to the War on Terror
 Nuclear Dawn: F. E. Simon and the Race for Atomic Weapons in World War II
 Beyond Imported Magic: Essays on Science, Technology, and Society in Latin America (Inside Technology)
 Dreams, Healing, and Medicine in Greece: From Antiquity to the Present
 A Brief History of String Theory: From Dual Models to M-Theory (The Frontiers Collection)
 The Sociable Sciences: Darwin and His Contemporaries in Chile (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
 Bruno Latour in Pieces: An Intellectual Biography (Forms of Living)
 The Helmholtz Curves: Tracing Lost Time (Forms of Living)
 Astronomy in India, 1784–1876 (Science and Culture in the Nineteenth Century)
 Life Beside Itself: Imagining Care in the Canadian Arctic
 The History of Radiology (Oxford Medical Histories)
 Pain: A Political History
 Optical Impersonality: Science, Images, and Literary Modernism (Hopkins Studies in Modernism)
 The Divine Order, the Human Order, and the Order of Nature: Historical Perspectives
 Einstein
 Race Unmasked: Biology and Race in the Twentieth Century (Race, Inequality, and Health)

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