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October 11, 2010

New buys

Posted by Rita Dockery Oct 11, 2010

New books added to the Library collection


These books are now on display in the Main Reading Room, Botany Reading Room (for all Botany titles) and Tring (for all Ornithology titles). If you'd like to use them, let us know when you're coming.


Anthropology / Palaeontology


Scottish rocks and fossils / Alan and Moira McKirdy ; with illustrations by Craig Ellery.
Edinburgh : NMS, 2010.


Late Cretaceous Grünbach Flora of Austria / [by Alexei B. Herman and Jiri Kvacek].
Wien : Naturhistorisches Museum, 2010.


Geologie im Rheinischen Schiefergebirge. Teil 1, Nordeifel
Krefeld : Geologischer Dienst NRW, 2010.


Biblical Palaeontology: A Statistical Appraisal / by Gerald Duffett
Tenby: Welsh Riviera Press, 2010.


Origins : human evolution revealed / Douglas Palmer.
London : Mitchell Beazley, 2010.



Seaweeds and their role in globally changing environments / edited by Alvaro Israel, Rachel Einav, and Joseph Seckbach.
Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, 2010.


Sporovye rasteniia Pribaikal'skogo natsional'nogo parka / editors : T. A. Safonova & V. V. Ryabtsev
Cryptogamic plants of the Pribaikalsky National Park
Novosibirsk : Akademizdat "Geo", 2008.


Flora de San Juan : República Argentina. Volumen IV, Monocotiledóneas / editores del tomo : E.Rosa Guaglianone, Ana María Cialdella y Zulma E. Rúgolo de Agrasar ; Director : Roberto Kiesling.
Buenos Aires : Editorial Fundación Universidad Nacional de San Juan, 2009.


Flora khrebta Ulan-Burgasy : Vostochnoe Pribaikal’e / T. D. Pykhalova, T. G. Boikov and O. A. Anenkhonov
The flora of Ulan-Burgasy mountain range : The Eastern Baikal region
Ulan-Ude : Izd-vo BNTS SO RAN, 2007.


Topol’ chernyi v Zapadnoi Sibiri / V. T. Bakulin
The black poplar in Western Siberia
Novosibirsk : Akademicheskoe izd-vo "Geo", 2007.


The world of Carolus Clusius : natural history in the making, 1550-1610 / by Florike Egmond.
London ; Brookfield, Vt. : Pickering & Chatto, 2010.


Rastitel‘nost’ Salairskogo kriazha / N. N. Lashchinskii ; otvetstvenni redaktor : V. P. Sedel'nikov
Vegetation of the Salair mountain ridge
Novosibirsk : Akademicheskoe Izd-vo "Geo", 2009.

Margaret Mee : works on paper and printed books, including pieces from the collections of Laurence Fleming and Margaret & Greville Mee / Henry Sotheran Limited
London : Henry Sotheran Limited, 2010.


The Thirteenth Annual International Juried Botanical Art Exhibition of the American Society of Botanical Artists and the Horticultural Society of New York, New York, USA, September 15 - November 24, 2010 / catalog editors : Robin A. Jess, Carol Woodin.
New York : American Society of Botanical Artists, 2010.




In the light of evolution. Volume II, Biodiversity and extinction / John C. Avise, Stephen P. Hubbell, and Francisco J. Ayala, editors.
Washington, DC : National Academies Press, c2008.


In the light of evolution. Volume 1, Adaptation and complex design / John C. Avise and Francisco J. Ayala, editors.
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2007.


All Ireland Daubenton's Bat waterway monitoring scheme 20006-2008 / Tina Aughney, Steve Langton and Niamh Roche
Dublin : Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government, 2009.


Benjamin Research Natural Area : Guidebook Supplement 36 / Reid Schuller and Ron Halvorson
Portland, Oregon. : United States Department of Agriculture, 2009.


Buenos Aires : ciudad & provincia : guia de Campo = City & province : field guide  / Marcelo Beccaceci
Buenos Aires, Argentina : Southworld, 2009.


Key biodiversity areas of the Seychelles Islands / Justin Gerlach.
Leiden, Netherlands : Backhuys Publishers, 2008.


Inclusion and engagement [electronic resource] : recordings, presentations / Museums etc.
Edinburgh : Museums etc, [2010]


Conservation report, Shackleton's hut : British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909, Cape Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Christchurch, N.Z. : Antarctic Heritage Trust, 2003.




Studies on agate : Microscopy, spectroscopy, growth, high temperature and possible origin  / Terry Moxon.
Doncaster : Terra Publications, 2009.


Ornithology (Tring)


Effects of climate change on birds / edited by Anders Pape Møller, Wolfgang Fiedler and Peter Berthold.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Essential ornithology / Graham Scott.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.

The golden eagle / Jeff Watson, with the support of the Watson family ... [et al.], illustrated by Keith Brockie, with additional landscapes by Donald Watson
London  : T & AD Poyser, 2010.


Der Rotmilan: ein faszinierender Greifvogel / Adrian Aebischer, unter Mitwerkung von Laurent Broch ... [et al.]
Bern Stuttgart Wien Haupt 2009.




Introduction to veterinary and comparative forensic medicine / John E. Cooper, Margaret E. Cooper.
Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2007.

Skeena River fish and their habitat / Allen S. Gottesfeld and Ken A. Rabnett ; foreword by Jim Lichatowich.
Portland : Ecotrust, 2008.


Turkish land snails 1758-2005 / Hartwig Schütt
Solingen : Verlag Natur & Wiisenschaft, 2010.

Varanoid lizards = Warane und Krustenechsen / Bernd Eidenmüller, Hans-Dieter Philippen ; [translation from German into English, Thomas M. Ulber].
Frankfurt am Main : Edition Chimaira , 2008.

Agamid lizards of southern Asia Draconinae. 1 / Ulrich Manthey.
Frankfurt am Main : Edition Chimaira, 2008

Geckos of Madagascar, the Seychelles, Comoros and Mascarene Islands = Geckos Madagaskars, der Seychellen, Komoren und Maskarenen / Patrick Schönecker ; [translation, Thomas M. Ulber].
Frankfurt am Main : Edition Chimaira , 2008.


Field guide to reptiles and frogs of the Perth region /Bush, B. (Brian)
Welshpool : Western Australian Museum, 2010.