History of Science, April 2016 | Best Sellers

History of Science, April 2016 | Best SellersJune 2015 to April 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when avaialble.
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World Wulf, Andrea Alfred A. Knopf 2015. ISBN 9780385350662. $30
The Cybernetics Moment: Or Why We Call Our Age the Information Age Kline, Ronald R. Johns Hopkins University Press 2015. ISBN 9781421416717. $54.95
Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity Silberman, Steve Allen &amp Unwin 2015. ISBN 9781760113629. $24.43
Life’s Greatest Secret: The Race To Crack the Genetic Code Cobb, Matthew Basic Books 2015. ISBN 9780465062676. $29.99
Discovering Tuberculosis: A Global History, 1900 to the Present McMillen, Christian W. Yale University Press 2015. ISBN 9780300190298. $28
A Brief History of Creation: Science and the Search for the Origin of Life Mesler, Bill W.W. Norton 2016. ISBN 9780393083552. $27.95
The Matter Factory: A History of the Chemistry Laboratory Morris, Peter J. T. Reaktion Books 2015. ISBN 9781780234427. $45
The Story of Western Science: From the Writings of Aristotle to the Big Bang Theory Bauer, Susan Wise W.W. Norton 2015. ISBN 9780393243260. $26.95
The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution Wootton, David HarperCollins 2015. ISBN 9780061759529. $35
Big Science: Ernest Lawrence and the Invention That Launched the Military-Industrial Complex Hiltzik, Michael Simon & Schuster 2015. ISBN 9781451675757. $30
Newton’s Apple and Other Myths About Science Numbers, Ronald L. Harvard University Press 2015. ISBN 9780674967984. $27.95
The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution Prothero, Donald R. Columbia University Press 2015. ISBN 9780231171908. $35
A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature’s Deep Design Wilczek, Frank Penguin Books 2015. ISBN 9781594205262. $29.95
Another Person’s Poison: A History of Food Allergy Smith, Matthew Columbia University Press 2015. ISBN 9780231164849. $29.95
Physics: A Short History from Quintessence to Quarks Heilbron, J.L. Oxford University Press 2015. ISBN 9780198746850. $18.95
Computation, Proof, Machine: Mathematics Enters a New Age Dowek, Gilles Cambridge University Press 2015. ISBN 9780521118019. $120
Domesticated: Evolution in a Man-Made World Francis, Richard C. W.W. Norton 2015. ISBN 9780393064605. $27.95
Alfred Wegener: Science, Exploration, and the Theory of Continental Drift Greene, Mott T. Johns Hopkins University Press 2015. ISBN 9781421417127. $44.95
George Washington Carver: A Life Vella, Christina Louisiana State University Press 2015. ISBN 9780807160749. $38
The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought To See the Future Moore, Peter Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2015. ISBN 9780865478091. $30

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Ruth is a librarian at Washington University for biology, math, history of science; she is also scholarly communications coordinator. Email: rlewis@wustl.edu Phone: 314-935-4819