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November 15, 2010

New additions

Posted by Rita Dockery Nov 15, 2010

New books added to the Library collection


Please find below a list of this week’s recently arrived additions 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). Please let us know if you would like to make an appointment to see any of these items.



Anthropology / Palaeontology


Fossilien an Nord- und Ostsee : Finden und Bestimmen / Frank Rudolph, Wolfgang Bilz, Dirk Pittermann.
Wiebelsheim : Quelle & Meyer, 2010.


Geology of the Sierra Nevada / Mary Hill.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 2006.


Europe's lost world : the rediscovery of Doggerland / Vincent Gaffney, Simon Fitch and David Smith ; [with a foreword by Tony Robinson].
York : Council for British Archeology, 2009.


Geology and geomorphology of Holocene coastal barriers of Brazil / Sérgio F. Dillenburg, Patrick A. Hesp.
Berlin : Springer, 2009.


Aquatic insects in Baltic Amber = Wasserinsekten im Baltischen Bernstein / Wilfried Wichard, Carsten Gröhn & Fabian Seredszus.
Remagen-Oberwinter : Kessel, 2009.




Atlas of the potential vegetation of Ethiopia / by Ib Friis, Sebsebe Demissew and Paulo van Breugel.
[Copenhagen] : Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, 2010.


Atlas de la flora de Veracruz : un patrimonio natural en peligro / [coordinación: Arturo Gómez-Pompa, Thorsten Krömer, Roberto Castro-Cortés].
[Veracruz, Mexico] : Veracruz, Gobierno del Estado : Universidad Veracruzana, 2010.


Ferns of central Himalayas. I, Chamoli & Rudraprayag) / P. Joshi, H.C. Pande, P.C. Pande.
Dehra Dun : Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, 2009.


Plantes du Bhoutan : un guide de poche / Françoise Brenckmann.
Bussigny : Rossolis ; Lausanne : Musée botanique cantonal, 2010.


13th International Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration : 24 September to 17 December, 2010 / Lugene B. Bruno.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 2010.





Fauna Sinica : Insecta. Vol. 51, Megaloptera / Yang Ding, Liu Xingyue
Beijing : Science Press, 2010


Insect fauna of Henan : Lepidoptera: Limacodidae, Lasiocampidae, Notodontidae, Arctiidae, Lymantriidae, Amatidae / Wu Chunsheng, Fang Chenglai
Beijing : Science Press, 2010


Pests of stored grains and their management / M.C. Bhargava and K.C. Kumawat
New Delhi : New India Publishing Agency, 2010


Melolonthinae afrotropicaux (Scarabaeoidea, Melolonthidae) : Genera et catalogue commenté / Marc Lacroix
Paris : Editions Marc Lacroix, 2010


Verbreitungsatlas der Zikaden des Großherzogtums Luxemburg. Atlasband / Rolf Niedringhaus, Robert Biedermann, Herbert Nickel
Luxembourg : Musée national d'histoire naturelle de Luxembourg, 2010


Verbreitungsatlas der Zikaden des Großherzogtums Luxemburg. Textband / Rolf Niedringhaus, Robert Biedermann, Herbert Nickel
Luxembourg : Musée national d'histoire naturelle Luxembourg, 2010




Contemporary debates in philosophy of biology / edited by Francisco J. Ayala and Robert Arp.
Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell Pub., 2010.


Tropical rain forest ecology, diversity, and conservation / Jaboury Ghazoul, Douglas Sheil.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Science into practice : solving conservation problems / Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Tubney, Oxfordshire : Wildcru, [2010?]


A warden's work : time spent in Britain's wild places / Robert Mortley.
[S.l. : Oakdene Press, 2008]


Actas de las VII Jornadas de flora, fauna y ecología del campo de Gibraltar / Mancomunidad de Municipios del Campo de Gibraltar.
Gibraltar : Mancomunidad de Muncipios del Campo de Gibraltar, 2007.


Challenges and perspectives: new roles of the National History Museum in reponse to global changes : proceedings of the international symposium for the 100th anniversary of National Taiwan Museum / [chief ed.: Su-Fang Huang ; ed.:  Su-Fang Huang  ... et al.].
Taipei : National Taiwan Museum, [ca. 2008]


Darwin / edited by William Brown and Andrew C. Fabian.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.


Père David : nature explorer in China : Jean Pierre Armand David: 1826-1900 / by David Sox.
York, England : Sessions Book Trust, The Ebor Press, c2009.


Vydaiushchiesia uchenye-biogeografy : biobibliograficheskii spravochnik / A. I. Kafanov, V. A. Kudriashov ; otv. redaktor, I.A. Chereshnev.
Moskva : Nauka, 2007.




Meteorites of Alberta / Anthony J. Whyte.
Edmonton, Alta. : University of Alberta Press, 2009.


Ornithology (Tring)


Birds of Tiree and Coll / John Bowler & Janet Hunter.
Isle of Tiree : Paircwood, 2007.


Natural History Museum animal records / Mark Carwardine
London : Natural History Museum, 2010.


A photographic guide to the birds of Hawai'i : the main islands and offshore waters / Jim Denny.
Honolulu : University of Hawa'ii Press, c2010.


The private lives of birds : a scientist reveals the intricacies of avian social life / Bridget Stutchbury.
New York : Walker & Co., 2010.


Safeguarding species: a strategy for species recovery / RSPB
[S.l.] : RSPB, 2010.


Voyages of discovery : [a visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural history expeditions] / written by Tony Rice ; with an introduction by David Bellamy.
London : Natural History Museum, 2008.




Otter / Daniel Allen.
London : Reaktion Books, 2010.


Lion / Deirdre Jackson.
London : Reaktion Books, 2010.


Marine benthic fauna of Chilean Patagonia: illustrated identification guide / Vreni Haussermann & Günter Försterra
Puerto Montt : Patagonia Marina, 2010.


The European Bison pedigree book in history and today / Jan Raczynski
Bialowieza: Bialowieza Park Narodowy, 2009.


Into oblivion? : the disappearing native mammals of northern Australia / compiled by James Fitzsimons ...[et al.]
Carlton : Nature Conservancy, 2010.


Encyclopedia of Texas seashells : identification, ecology, distribution, and history / by John W. Tunnell, Jr. ... [et al.] ; in collaboration with Roe Davenport ; with contributions by David W. Hicks and Kim Withers.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, 2010.


The reptile fauna of India : [a source book] / T.S.N. Murthy.
New Delhi : B.R. Pub. Corp., 2010.


Guía ilustrada de la herpetofauna de Nicaragua / Gustavo Adolfo Ruiz, Fabio Buitrago V.
[Managua : MARENA, 2003?] Impresiones Helios)


Geckos of Australia = Geckos Australiens / Friedrich Wilhelm Henkel.
Frankfurt am Main : Chimaira, 2010.