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New Books received Nov. 2017

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Where are the new books?

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

Astrology : from Ancient Babylon to the present day / by Maxwell-Stuart.
BF1671 .M38 2010.

Stone of kings : in search of the lost jade of the Maya / Gerard Helferich.
F1435.3.I46 H45 2012.

The first world oil war / Timothy C. Winegard ; with a foreword by Sir Hew Strachan.
HD9560.5 .W555 2016.

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

Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine / Steve Jones.
Q127.F8 J66 2017.

The private world of Soviet scientists from Stalin to Gorbachev / Maria A. Rogacheva.
Q127.S65 R64 2017.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

QC - Physics, Climatology

The formative years of relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's Princeton lectures : featuring Einstein's classic text The meaning of relativity in its historical context / Hanoch Gutfreund and J├╝rgen Renn.
QC173.6 .G878 2017.

The quantum revolution in philosophy / Richard Healey.
QC174.12 .H432 2017.

Ripples in spacetime : Einstein, gravitational waves, and the future ofastronomy / Govert Schilling.
QC179 .S287 2017.

Zapped : from infrared to X-rays, the curious history of invisible light / Bob Berman.
QC450.5 .B47 2017.

Submerged landscapes of the European continental shelf : Quaternary paleoenvironments / edited by Nicholas C. Flemming, Jan Harff, Delminda Moura, Anthony Burgess, Geoffrey N. Bailey.
QC884.5.E87 S83 2017.

Florida weather and climate : more than just sunshine / Jennifer M. Collins, Robert V. Rohli, and Charles H. Paxton.
QC984.F6 C65 2017.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

The HPLC-MS handbook for practitioners / edited by Stavros Kromidas.
QD79.C454 H66 2017.

Organic chemist's desk reference / Caroline Cooper, Rupert Purchase.
QD257.7 .R46 2018.

QE - Geology, Paleontology

Linkages and feedbacks in orogenic systems / edited by Richard D. Law, J. Ryan Thigpen, Arthur J. Merschat, Harold H. Stowell.
Memoirs, Geological Society of America, no. 213.
QE1 .G4 no. 213.

The tectonic setting and origin of Cretaceous batholiths within the North American Cordillera: the case for slab failure magmatism and its significance for crustal growth / Robert S. Hildebrand and Joseph B. Whalen
Special papers, Geological Society of America, no. 532 map.

California's amazing geology / Donald R. Prothero.
QE89 .P76 2017.

The mountains that remade America : how Sierra Nevada geology impacts modern life / Craig H. Jones.
QE90.S5 J66 2017.

The restless Indian plate and its epic voyage from Gondwana to Asia : its tectonic, paleoclimatic, and paleobiogeographic evolution / by Sankar Chatterjee, Christopher R. Scotese, Sunil Bajpai, Birbal Sahn.
QE511.4 .C41945 2017.

The great quake : how the biggest earthquake in North America changed our understanding of the planet / Henry Fountain.
QE535.2.U6 F65 2017.

Evolution : what the fossils say and why it matters / Donald R. Prothero ; withoriginal Illustrations by Carl Buell.
QE721.2.E85 P76 2017.

Discovering the mammoth : a tale of giants, unicorns, ivory, and the birth of a new science / John J. McKay.
QE882.P8 M394 2017.

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

No species is an island : bats, cacti, and secrets of the Sonoran Desert / Theodore H. Fleming ; Illustrations by Kim Kanoa Duffek.
QH104.5.S58 F58 2017.

A natural history of California / Allan A. Schoenherr.
QH105.C2 S36 2017.

Life in the Himalaya : an ecosystem at risk / Maharaj K. Pandit.
QH193.H5 P36 2017.

Life through time and space / Wallace Arthur.
QH325 .A724 2017.

Improbable destinies : fate, chance, and the future of evolution / Jonathan B. Losos.
QH366.2 .L664 2017.

Advances in genetics. vol.98.
QH431.A1 A3.

Genes, determinism and God / Denis Alexander.
QH447 .A44 2017.

Ecoacoustics : the ecological role of sounds / edited by Almo Farina, Stuart H. Gage.
QH541.15.L35 E247 2017.

Introduction to quantitative cell biology / Wallace F. Marshall.
QH583 .M375 2017.

QK - Botany

Mabberley's plant-book : a portable dictionary of plants, their classification and uses / David J. Mabberley.
QK11 .M29 2017.

A rum affair : a true story of botanical fraud / Karl Sabbagh.
QK31.H39 S23 2016.

Chemistry and technology of plant substances : chemical and biochemical aspects / edited by Alexander V. Kutchin, Lyudmila N. Shishkina, Larissa I. Weisfeld.
QK861 .C453 2017.

QL - Zoology

Gardening for wildlife : a complete guide to nature-friendly gardening / AdrianThomas.
QL59 .T48 2017.

Zoo ethics : the challenges of compassionate conservation / Jenny Gray.
QL76 .G723 2017.

The peregrine returns : the art and architecture of an urban raptor recovery / written by Mary Hennen and illustrated by Peggy Macnamara.
QL696.F34 H46 2017.

Avian cognition / edited by Carel ten Cate, Susan D. Healy.
QL698.3 .A95 2017.

QM - QP Anatomy - Physiology

QR - QW Microbiology, Virology, Pharmacology

R - Medicine, Neuroscience

S - Agriculture, Soil Science

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Buying time : environmental collapse and the future of energy / Kaz Makabe.
TD195.42 .M35 2017.

Chemistry and water : the science behind sustaining the world's most crucial resource / edited by Satinder Ahuja.
TD370 .C44 2017.

Terrestrial energy : how nuclear power will lead the green revolution and end America's energy odyssey / William Tucker.
TK9023 .T85 2008.

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:
November 13, 2017