History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers

History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers, October 2016 to July 27, 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies where available.

How To Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS
France, David
Alfred A. Knopf
2016. ISBN 9780307700636. $30
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars
Sobel, Dava
Viking
2016. ISBN 9780670016952. $30
The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds
Lewis, Michael
W.W. Norton
2017. ISBN 9780393254594. $28.95
Time Travel: A History
Gleick, James
Pantheon
2016. ISBN 9780307908797. $26.95
Chickenizing Farms & Food: How Industrial Meat Production Endangers Workers, Animals, and Consumers
Silbergeld, Ellen K.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2016. ISBN 9781421420301. $26.95
The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation
Fuller, Randall
Viking
2017. ISBN 9780525428336. $27
The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age
Segrè, Gino
Henry Holt
2016. ISBN 9781627790055. $30
The Inkblots: Hermann Rorschach, His Iconic Test, and the Power of Seeing
Searls, Damion
Crown
2017. ISBN 9780804136549. $28
The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease
Wadman, Meredith
Viking
2017. ISBN 9780525427537. $30
The “Public” Life of Photographs
Gervais, Thierry
MIT Press
2016. ISBN 9780262035194. $35
Waiting for Contact: The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
Squeri, Lawrence
University Press of Florida
2016. ISBN 9780813062143. $26.95
Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America’s Most Storied Hospital
Oshinsky, David
Doubleday
2016. ISBN 9780385523363. $30
Reckoning with Matter: Calculating Machines, Innovation, and Thinking About Thinking from Pascal to Babbage
Jones, Matthew L.
University of Chicago Press
2016. ISBN 9780226411460. $35
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America
Powers, Ron
Hachette
2017. ISBN 9780316341172. $28
Void: The Strange Physics of Nothing
Weatherall, James Owen
Yale University Press
2016. ISBN 9780300209983. $26
Finding Fibonacci: The Quest To Rediscover the Forgotten Mathematical Genius Who Changed the World
Devlin, Keith
Princeton University Press
2017. ISBN 9780691174860. $29.95
Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America
Otto, Mary
New Press
2017. ISBN 9781620971444. $26.95
Convergence: The Idea at the Heart of Science
Watson, Peter
Simon & Schuster
2016. ISBN 9781476754345. $35
Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with Crispr-Cas9
Kozubek, Jim
Cambridge University Press
2016. ISBN 9781107172166. $29.99
Documenting the World: Film, Photography, and the Scientific Record
Mitman, Gregg
University of Chicago Press
2016. ISBN 9780226129112. $35

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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