Biology, December 2016 | Best Sellers

Biology, December 2016 | Best Sellers, January – December 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when available.

Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight for Life
Wilson, Edward O.
Liveright Publishing Corporation
2016. ISBN 9781631490828. $25.95
The Society of Genes [also available as an ebook]
Yanai, Itai
Harvard University Press
2016. ISBN 9780674425026. $27.95
The Serengeti Rules: The Quest To Discover How Life Works and Why It Matters
Carroll, Sean B.
Princeton University Press
2016. ISBN 9780691167428. $24.95
The Mysterious World of the Human Genome
Ryan, Frank-
Prometheus
2016. ISBN 9781633881525. $28
The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself
Carroll, Sean
Dutton
2016. ISBN 9780525954828. $28
GMO Sapiens: The Life-Changing Science of Designer Babies
Knoepfler, Paul
World Scientific
2016. ISBN 9789814667005. $68
The Physics of Life: The Evolution of Everything
Bejan, Adrian
St. Martin’s Press
2016. ISBN 9781250078827. $27.99
A World To Live In: An Ecologist’s Vision for a Plundered Planet
Woodwell, George M.
MIT Press
2016. ISBN 9780262034074. $29.95
Cosmosapiens: Human Evolution from the Origin of the Universe
Hands, John
Overlook
2015. ISBN 9781468312447. $39.95
Too Much of a Good Thing: How Four Key Survival Traits Are Now Killing Us
Goldman, Lee
Little, Brown
2015. ISBN 9780316236812. $28
Why Ecology Matters
Krebs, Charles J.
University of Chicago Press
2016. ISBN 9780226318011. $75
Body Messages: The Quest for the Proteins of Cellular Communication
Fantuzzi, Giamila
Harvard University Press
2016. ISBN 9780674088948. $39.95
All These Worlds Are Yours: The Scientific Search for Alien Life
Willis, Jon
Yale University Press
2016. ISBN 9780300208696. $30
Multicellularity: Origins and Evolution
Niklas, Karl J.
MIT Press
2016. ISBN 9780262034159. $54
Complexity: The Evolution of Earth’s Biodiversity and the Future of Humanity
Burger, William C.
Prometheus
2016. ISBN 9781633881938. $26
This Mortal Coil: The Human Body in History and Culture
Alberti, Fay Bound
Oxford University Press
2016. ISBN 9780199793396. $29.95
Lake Invaders: Invasive Species and the Battle for the Future of the Great Lakes
Rapai, William
Wayne State University Press
2016. ISBN 9780814341247. $27.99
The Paradox of Evolution: The Strange Relationship Between Natural Selection and Reproduction
Rothman, Stephen
Prometheus
2015. ISBN 9781633880726. $17
Isles of Amnesia: The History, Geography, and Restoration of America’s Forgotten Pacific Islands
Rauzon, Mark J.
University of Hawai’i Press
2016. ISBN 9780824846794. $24.99
Teaching Evolution in a Creation Nation
Laats, Adam
University of Chicago Press
2016. ISBN 9780226331270. $60

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