July-September 2017

By arrangement with Amazon.com, Web users can benefit the Society while purchasing titles currently listed in the Amazon catalog. Each book (or any other kind of merchandise) bought from Amazon using an HSS link or the HSS search box will earn the Society up to 5% of the purchase price. We offer this opportunity as a service to our many Web users, and to help support the costs of our growing Web presence.

Previous Isis Books Received

Battista Agnese.

144 pp., illus., bibl., indexes. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2017.


Matthias Asche; Dietmar Klenke; Matthias Stickler; Stefan Gerber (Editors).

246 pp., figs. Cologne: Böhlau Verlag, 2017.


Henry H. Bauer.

viii + 260 pp., figs., bibl., index. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2017.


Gregorio Baldin. Hobbes e Galileo: Metodo, Materia e Scienza del Moto. (Biblioteca di ‘Galilaeana’, 6.) xxiv + 242 pp., figs., bibl., index. Florence: Olschki Editore, 2017.


Timothy P. Barnard.

xiv + 287 pp., bibl., index. Singapore: NUS Press, 2016.


Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent; Eva Telkes-Klein.

293 pp., illus., bibl., index. Paris: Éditions Honoré Champion, 2016.


Carin Berkowitz; Bernard Lightman (Editors).

xiii + 375 pp., figs., bibl., index. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017.


Edward Bever; Randall Styers (Editors).

vi + 208 pp., bibl., index. University Park, PA: Penn State University Press, 2017.


Jess Bier.

xv + 316 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2017.


Michel Blay. Critique de l’histoire des sciences. 302 pp., index. Paris: CNRS, 2017.


Christian Bracco.

231 pp., bibl. Paris: CNRS, 2017.


Amber Brian.

x + 196 pp., figs., bibl., index. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2016.


Stephen T. Casper; Delia Gavrus (Editors).

viii + 310 pp., figs., bibl., index. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2017.


David F. Channell.

(History and Philosophy of Technoscience, 12.) x + 286 pp., bibl., index. London: Routledge, 2017.


Lesley B. Cormack; Steven A. Walton; John A. Schuster (Editors).

(Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 45.) xii + 203 pp., figs., bibl. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Tamás Demeter.

xi + 221 pp., bibl., indexes. Leiden: Brill, 2016.


Daniela Dueck (Editor).

xiv + 407 pp., figs., tables, indexes. New York: Routledge, 2017.


Wolfgang Eckart; Rainer Godel (Editors).

(Acta Historica Leopoldina, 68.) 173 pp., index. Halle (Saale): Leopoldina, 2016.


Rivka Feldhay; F. Jamil Ragep (Editors).

(McGill-Queen’s Studies in the History of Ideas, 71.) xx + 344 pp., tables, figs., bibl., index. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2017.


Wolf Feuerhahn; Rafael Mandressi; Antonella Romano (Editors). Contextualiser: une pratique transdisciplinaire?. (Revue d’Histoire des Sciences Humaines, 30.) ii + 297 pp.. Paris: Publications de la Sorbonne, 2017.


K. J. Fleischer.

513 pp., bibl., indexes. Turnhout: Brepols, 2016.


James Dougal Fleming.

xiii + 292 pp.,figs., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.


Michael R. Flinn.

x + 242 pp., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.


Jöran Friberg; Farouk N.H. Al-Rawi.

xvii + 553 pp., figs., bibl., indexes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.


Paul Wenzel Geissler; Guillaume Lachenal; John Manton; Noémi Tousignant (Editors).

255 pp., illus. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.


Leon Golub; Jay M. Pasachoff.

222 pp., figs., index. London: Reaktion Books, 2017.


Stephen Hilgartner.

xiv + 343 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2017.


Toby E. Huff.

xiii +383 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.


Alexander Jones (Editor).

206 pp., tables, illus., bibl. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016.


Edward Jones – Imhotep.

xi + 287 pp., figs., notes, index. Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2017.

Didier Kahn.

58 pp., illus., bibl. Paris: Éditions Hermann, 2017.


Melanie A. Kiechle.

Foreword by Paul S. Sutter. xviii + 331 pp., figs., bibl., index. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017.


Andreas Killen.

viii + 268 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Orly Lewis.

xv + 375 pp., tables, bibl., indexes. Leiden: Brill, 2017.


Jennifer L. Lieberman.

ix, 270 pp., figs., index., bibl. . Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2017.


Hans-Peter Ludin.

iii + 150., figs, tables, bibl., index. Basel: Schwabe Verlag, 2017.


Zachary A. Matus.

201 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Thuy Linh Nguyen.

viii + 244 pp., figs, notes, bibl., index. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2016.


Tine van Osselaer; Henk de Smaele; Kaat Wils (Editors).

206 pp., figs., bibl., index. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2017.


Geeta Patel.

385pp., bibl., index., . Washington: University of Washington Press, 2016.


Benjamin Peters.

xiii + 298 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2016.


Sally P. Ragep.

xii + 354 pp., figs., tables, bibl., indexes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.


Eugen Reichl.

Translated by David Johnston. 144 pp., tables., figs.. Atglen: Schiffer, 2016.


Brian Rice; Enrique Gonzalez-Velasco; Alexander Corrigan.

xviii + 994 pp., figs., tables, apps., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Evelleen Richards.

xxxiv + 669 pp., figs., bibl., index. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.


Paul-André Rosental (Editor).

x + 279 pp., figures, bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.


Tobias Scheidegger.

707 pp., figs., bibl., index. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2017.


David N. Schwarz.

xxiii + 436 pp., figs., bibl., index. New York: Basic Books, 2017.


Gero Seelig (Editor).

224 pp., illus., bibl., index. Munich: Hirmer Publishers, 2017.


Jacques Sesiano.

(Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences.) viii + 394 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Margot Lee Shetterly

xviii + 346 pp., bibl., index. New York: HarperCollins, 2016.


Jonathan Simon.

ix + 157 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2016.


David N. Stamos.

xvi + 586 pp., index. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2017.


David I. Shyovitz.

ix + 336 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Helen Thompson.

359 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Leslie Tomory.

xiv + 314 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.


James W. Trent.

xxii + 369 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.


Kaat Wils; Raf de Bont; Sokhieng Au (Editors).

304 pp., illus. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2017.