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New Books received Sept-Oct, 2016, including gifts

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Books are listed in call number order, in the following subjects:

Agriculture  - S Climatology - QC Pharmacology - QV
Anatomy  -  QM Ecology  -  QH Physics  -  QC
Astronomy  -  QB Geology  -  QE Physiology   -  QP
Biochemistry  - QD Immunology - QR Science (general, history, philosophy) - Q
Biology  -  QH Medicine  -  RA Technology  -  T
Botany  -  QK Microbiology  -  QR Virology - QR
Chemistry  -  QD Neuroscience   -  RC Zoology   -  QL

Molecules : a very short introduction / Philip Ball.
CC165 .B27 2012.

The caves of the Guadalupe Mountains : research symposium / Harvey R. DuChene and Carol A. Hill, symposium organizers ; Louise D. Hose and James A. Pisarowicz, editors.
GB605.G83 C38 2000.

Q - Science (General, History, Philosophy) & QA - Mathematics & Computer Science

The year in evolutionary biology.
Q11 .N5 vol. 1289.

The emerging science of consciousness : mind, brain, and the human experience.
Q11 .N5 vol. 1303.

The scientific revolution : a very short introduction / Lawrence M. Principe.
Q125 .P942 2011.

From art to science : seventy-two objects illustrating the nature of discovery / Cyril Stanley Smith.

Philosophy of science : a very short introduction / Samir Okasha.
Q175 .O4555 2002.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

The light of the world : astronomy in al-Andalus / Joseph Ibn NaŠł•mias ; edited, translated and with a commentary by Robert G. Morrison.
QB23 .J6713 2016.

Galileo : a very short introduction / Stillman Drake.
QB36.G2 .D688 2001.

Planets : a very short introduction / by David A. Rothery.
QB361 .R68 2010.

Black holes : a very short introduction / Katherine Blundell.
QB843.B55 B63 2015.

Cosmology : a very short introduction / Peter Coles.
QB981 .C6458 2001.

The amazing unity of the universe : and its origin in the big bang / Edward van den Heuvel.
QB991.B54 H4813 2016.

QC - Physics, Climatology

Michael Faraday : a very short introduction / Frank A.J.L. James.
QC16.F2 J36 2010.

Quantum theory : a very short introduction / John Polkinghorne.
QC174.12 .P637 2002.

Superconductivity : a very short introduction / Stephen Blundell.
QC611.92 .B58 2009.

Nuclear physics : a very short introduction / Frank Close.
QC776 .C552 2015.

Particle physics : a very short introduction / Frank Close.
QC778 .C56 2004.

Climate : a very short introduction / Mark Maslin.
QC863.4 .M324 2013.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

Advances in protein chemistry and structural biology.
QD431.A3. vol.105.

The elements : a very short introduction / Philip Ball.
QD466 .B25 2004.

The periodic table : a very short introduction / Eric R. Scerri.
QD467 .S344 2011.

QE - Geology, Paleontology

Fire, faults & floods : a road & trail guide exploring the origins of the Columbia River basin / Marge & Ted Mueller.
QE79 .M78 1997.

A traveller's guide to geological wonders in Alberta / Ron Mussieux, Marilyn Nelson.
QE186 .M87 1998.

The geological evolution of New South Wales : a brief review / Erwin Scheibner.
QE341 .S34 1998.

Geology of the Shoemaker impact structure, Western Australia / by F. Pirajno with contributions from A.Y. Glikson, D. Phillips, and T. Uysal.
QE348 .P557 2002.

Tektites / by Ken McNamara & Alex Bevan ; with a foreword by Christian Koeberl.
QE399 .M38 2001.

Radiogenic isotope geochemistry : a guide for industry professionals / Bruce F. Schaefer.
QE501.4.N9 S33 2016.

Plate tectonics : a very short introduction / Peter Molnar.
QE511.4 .M65 2015.

The ice age : a very short introduction / Jamie Woodward.
QE697 .W86 2014.

Fossils : a very short introduction / Keith Thomson.
QE714.3 .T54 2005.

The fossil cliffs of Joggins / Laing Ferguson.
QE729 .F47 2008.

Articulating dinosaurs : a political anthropology / Brian Noble.
QE861.4 .N62 2016.

Dawning of the dinosaurs : the story of Canada's oldest dinosaurs / by Harry Thurston ; illustrated by Ivan Murphy.
QE862.D5 T52 1994.

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

Darwin : a very short introduction / Jonathan Howard.
QH31.D2 H775 2001.

How to raise a wild child : the art and science of falling in love with nature / Scott D. Sampson.
QH51 .S325 2015.

Advances in marine biology.
QH91.A1 A22. vol.74 2016.

Marine biology : a very short introduction / Philip V. Mladenov.
QH91 .M59 2013.

The history of life : a very short introduction / Michael J. Benton.
QH325 .B42 2008.

The origin and nature of life on Earth : the emergence of the fourth geosphere / Eric Smith, Harold J. Morowitz.
QH325 .S56 2016.

Evolution : a very short introduction / Brian and Deborah Charlesworth.
QH367 .C465 2003.

Advances in genetics.
QH431.A1 A3. vol.95.

Developmental biology : a very short introduction / Lewis Wolpert.
QH491 .W655 2011.

Deserts : a very short introduction / Nick Middleton.
QH541.5.D4 M53 2009.

Forests : a very short introduction / Jaboury Ghazoul.
QH541.5.F6 G43 2015.

Stem cells : a very short introduction / Jonathan Slack.
QH588.S83 S58 2012.

Ion channels in health and disease / edited by Geoffrey S. Pitt.
QH603.I54 I58 2016.

QK - Botany


QL - Zoology

Displaying death and animating life : human-animal relations in art, science, and everyday life / Jane C. Desmond.
QL85 .D485 2016.

Venomous : how Earth's deadliest creatures mastered biochemistry / Christie Wilcox.
QL100 .W55 2016.

Conserving biodiversity for cultural diversity : a multi-sited ethnography of sea cucumber wars / Jun Akamine.
QL384.H7 A3913 2013.

Ants of Africa and Madagascar : a guide to the genera / Brian L. Fisher and Barry Bolton ; illustrated by Jessica Huppi.
QL568.F7 F47 2016.

The missing lemur link : an ancestral step in the evolution of human behaviour / Ivan Norscia, and Elisabetta Palagi.
QL737.P95 N67 2016.

The eye : a very short introduction / Michael F. Land.
QL949 .L263 2014.

Current topics in developmental biology.
QL951.C8. vol.120.

QM - QP Anatomy - Physiology

This mortal coil : the human body in history and culture / Fay Bound Alberti.
QM23.2 .A428 2016.

Making a scientific case for conscious agency and free will / W.R. Klemm.
QP360.5 .K54 2016.

The brain : a very short introduction / Michael O'Shea.
QP376 .O84 2005.

Dreaming : a very short introduction / J. Allan Hobson.
QP426 .H624 2005.

Progress in molecular biology and translational science.
QP551.P695. vol.142.

Vitamins and hormones.
QP801.V5 V5. vol.102.

QR - QW Microbiology, Virology, Pharmacology

The evolution of the immune system : conservation and diversification / edited by Davide Malagoli.
QR182.2.E94 E96 2016.

The innate immune response to noninfectious stressors : human and animal models / edited by Massimo Amadori.
QR185.2 .I4865 2016.

The vaccine book / edited by Barry R. Bloom, Paul-Henri Lambert.
QR189 .V233 2016.

R - Medicine, Neuroscience

International review of neurobiology.
RC341.I5. vol.129.

S - Agriculture, Soil Science

Advances in agronomy.
S405.A24. vol.139.

Landscape architecture : a very short introduction / Ian H. Thompson.
SB472 .T4825 2014.

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Sustainability after Rio / edited by David Crowther, Muhammad Azizul Islam.
TD170 .S87 2015.

Advances in imaging and electron physics.
TK7800.A38. vol.195 2016.

Where are the new books?  The new book area is on the right as you enter the Science Library. Books are displayed on the glass shelves facing outward (toward the science center corridor) and in call number order on the wood shelves below.  All regular circulating books on the new book shelf are available for immediate checkout. Please search OBIS for stacks location and availability if the books are no longer on the new book shelf.

Last updated:
October 13, 2016