Isis Books Received | July–September 2017

Battista Agnese.[amazon_link asins=’3534255348′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 144 pp., illus., bibl., indexes. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2017.


Matthias Asche; Dietmar Klenke; Matthias Stickler; Stefan Gerber (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’1476669104′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 246 pp., figs. Cologne: Böhlau Verlag, 2017.


Henry H. Bauer. [amazon_link asins=’9814722227′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 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. [amazon_link asins=’3412225207′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiv + 287 pp., bibl., index. Singapore: NUS Press, 2016.


Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent; Eva Telkes-Klein. [amazon_link asins=’2745331108′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 293 pp., illus., bibl., index. Paris: Éditions Honoré Champion, 2016.


Carin Berkowitz; Bernard Lightman (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’0822944758′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiii + 375 pp., figs., bibl., index. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017.


Edward Bever; Randall Styers (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’0271077778′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] vi + 208 pp., bibl., index. University Park, PA: Penn State University Press, 2017.


Jess Bier. [amazon_link asins=’0262036150′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 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. [amazon_link asins=’2271091896′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 231 pp., bibl. Paris: CNRS, 2017.


Amber Brian. [amazon_link asins=’0826520979′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] x + 196 pp., figs., bibl., index. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2016.


Stephen T. Casper; Delia Gavrus (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’1580465951′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] viii + 310 pp., figs., bibl., index. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2017.


David F. Channell. [amazon_link asins=’1138285544′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] (History and Philosophy of Technoscience, 12.) x + 286 pp., bibl., index. London: Routledge, 2017.


Lesley B. Cormack; Steven A. Walton; John A. Schuster (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’3319494295′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 45.) xii + 203 pp., figs., bibl. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Tamás Demeter. [amazon_link asins=’9004327312′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xi + 221 pp., bibl., indexes. Leiden: Brill, 2016.


Daniela Dueck (Editor). [amazon_link asins=’1138904333′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiv + 407 pp., figs., tables, indexes. New York: Routledge, 2017.


Wolfgang Eckart; Rainer Godel (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’3804736122′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] (Acta Historica Leopoldina, 68.) 173 pp., index. Halle (Saale): Leopoldina, 2016.


Rivka Feldhay; F. Jamil Ragep (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’0773550100′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] (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. [amazon_link asins=’2503566383′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 513 pp., bibl., indexes. Turnhout: Brepols, 2016.


James Dougal Fleming. [amazon_link asins=’3319403001′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiii + 292 pp.,figs., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.


Michael R. Flinn. [amazon_link asins=’1107184568′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] x + 242 pp., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.


Jöran Friberg; Farouk N.H. Al-Rawi. [amazon_link asins=’3319445960′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xvii + 553 pp., figs., bibl., indexes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.


Paul Wenzel Geissler; Guillaume Lachenal; John Manton; Noémi Tousignant (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’1783207256′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 255 pp., illus. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.


Leon Golub; Jay M. Pasachoff. [amazon_link asins=’178023757X’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 222 pp., figs., index. London: Reaktion Books, 2017.


Stephen Hilgartner. [amazon_link asins=’0262035863′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiv + 343 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2017.


Toby E. Huff. [amazon_link asins=’1107571073′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiii +383 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.


Alexander Jones (Editor). [amazon_link asins=’0691174407′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 206 pp., tables, illus., bibl. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016.


Edward Jones – Imhotep. [amazon_link asins=’0262036517′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xi + 287 pp., figs., notes, index. Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2017.

Didier Kahn. [amazon_link asins=’2705694633′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 58 pp., illus., bibl. Paris: Éditions Hermann, 2017.


Melanie A. Kiechle. [amazon_link asins=’0295741937′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] Foreword by Paul S. Sutter. xviii + 331 pp., figs., bibl., index. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017.


Andreas Killen. [amazon_link asins=’0812249275′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] viii + 268 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Orly Lewis. [amazon_link asins=’9004337423′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xv + 375 pp., tables, bibl., indexes. Leiden: Brill, 2017.


Jennifer L. Lieberman. [amazon_link asins=’0262036371′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] ix, 270 pp., figs., index., bibl. . Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2017.


Hans-Peter Ludin. [amazon_link asins=’3796536441′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] iii + 150., figs, tables, bibl., index. Basel: Schwabe Verlag, 2017.


Zachary A. Matus. [amazon_link asins=’0812249216′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 201 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Thuy Linh Nguyen. [amazon_link asins=’1580465684′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] viii + 244 pp., figs, notes, bibl., index. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2016.


Tine van Osselaer; Henk de Smaele; Kaat Wils (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’9462701075′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 206 pp., figs., bibl., index. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2017.


Geeta Patel. [amazon_link asins=’B0754QSF46′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 385pp., bibl., index., . Washington: University of Washington Press, 2016.


Benjamin Peters. [amazon_link asins=’0262534665′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiii + 298 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2016.


Sally P. Ragep. [amazon_link asins=’3319319922′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xii + 354 pp., figs., tables, bibl., indexes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.


Eugen Reichl. [amazon_link asins=’0764351745′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] Translated by David Johnston. 144 pp., tables., figs.. Atglen: Schiffer, 2016.


Brian Rice; Enrique Gonzalez-Velasco; Alexander Corrigan. [amazon_link asins=’3319532812′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xviii + 994 pp., figs., tables, apps., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Evelleen Richards. [amazon_link asins=’022643690X’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xxxiv + 669 pp., figs., bibl., index. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.


Paul-André Rosental (Editor). [amazon_link asins=’1421421550′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] x + 279 pp., figures, bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.


Tobias Scheidegger. [amazon_link asins=’B072JXDBCY’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 707 pp., figs., bibl., index. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2017.


David N. Schwarz. [amazon_link asins=’0465072925′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xxiii + 436 pp., figs., bibl., index. New York: Basic Books, 2017.


Gero Seelig (Editor). [amazon_link asins=’3777428922′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 224 pp., illus., bibl., index. Munich: Hirmer Publishers, 2017.


Jacques Sesiano. [amazon_link asins=’3319521136′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences.) viii + 394 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.


Margot Lee Shetterly [amazon_link asins=’0062363603′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xviii + 346 pp., bibl., index. New York: HarperCollins, 2016.


Jonathan Simon. [amazon_link asins=’B01MS675YC’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] ix + 157 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2016.


David N. Stamos. [amazon_link asins=’143846391X’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xvi + 586 pp., index. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2017.


David I. Shyovitz. [amazon_link asins=’0812249119′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] ix + 336 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Helen Thompson. [amazon_link asins=’0812248724′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 359 pp., figs., bibl., index. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.


Leslie Tomory. [amazon_link asins=’B06XY3YMFP’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xiv + 314 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017.


James W. Trent. [amazon_link asins=’0520203577′ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] xxii + 369 pp., figs., tables, bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.


Kaat Wils; Raf de Bont; Sokhieng Au (Editors). [amazon_link asins=’946270094X’ template=’ProductLink-HSS’ store=’historyofscie-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’47d731bd-c963-11e7-8f7e-578c67eeb407′] 304 pp., illus. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2017.