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New additions

Posted by Rita Dockery Dec 13, 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).

Anthropology  / Palaeontology

Prehistory  of Sri Lanka: ancient history  of Sri Lanka, Indian  subcontinent, history of Sri  Lanka/ edited by Lambert M.  Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow

Betascript  Publishing, 2010.


How  humans evolved / Robert Boyd and Joan B  Silk

W. W. Norton  & Co, 2009


Cro-Magnon  : how the Ice Age gave birth to the first modern humans / Brian  Fagan.

New  York : Bloomsbury  Press, 2010.


Biodiversity  of fossils in amber from the major world deposits / edited by David  Penney.

Manchester : Siri Scientific  Press, 2010.


Dinosaur  sex / Michael  Brookfield.

London, England : Janus Pub.  Co., 2008.

Botany

Biology  of lichens : symbiosis, ecology, environmental monitoring, systematics and cyber  applications : selected papers related in part to the IAL 6 Symposium,  Asilomar, California 2008 / editors Thomas H. Nash ...  [et al.].

Stuttgart : Cramer in der  Gebr.-Borntraeger-Verl.-Buchh, 2010.


The  family Eriocaulaceae in India / R. Ansari,  N.P. Balakrishnan.

Rev.  ed.

Dehra  Dun : Bishen  Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, 2009.


Seasearch  Guide to seaweeds of Britain and Ireland / Francis StP. D. Bunker,  Juliet A. Brodie, Christine A. Maggs and Anne R.  Bunker

Ross-on-Wye :  Marine Conservation Society, 2010.


Art  forms in the plant world : 120 full-page photographs / Karl Blossfeldt ; with an  introduction by Karl Nierendorf.

New  York : Dover Publications,  1985.


Natural  art forms : 120 classic photographs / Karl  Blossfeldt.

Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications,  1998.

                                

Entomology

Minimorum  animalium theatrum / Carotti, Giovanni

Trento : Temi,  2010


Spiders  of New  Zealand : annotated family key & species  list / Paquin,  Pierre

Lincoln, N.Z. :  Manaaki Whenua Press , 2010


A review  of Culicoides subgenus <Avaritia> species (Insecta, Diptera,  Ceratopogonidae), vectors of viruses of sheep, cattle and horses, with  particular reference to <Culicoides imicola> in Europe and the Mediterranean  region / Boorman, John

London : Natural History Museum


Parasitic  ichneumonids on woodborers in China (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) / Sheng,  Maoling

Beijing : Science Press,  2010


Lepidoptera  of Nepal / Colin  Smith

Kathmandu : Himalayan Nature,  2010


Handbook  on butterflies of Himachal Pradesh / G.S. Arora, H.S.  Mehta, V.K. Walia

Yakovlev,

Kolkata :  Zoological Survey of India,  2009

General

Evolution  in action : case studies in adaptive radiation, speciation and the origin of  biodiversity / Matthias Glaubrecht, editor ; in  cooperation with Harald Schneider.

Heidelberg ; New York : Springer,  c2010.

The book  of nature : the natural heritage according to UNESCO.

München, Germany : Monaco  Books, c2009.

Science  exhibitions : communication and evaluation / [edited by]  Anastasia Filippoupoliti.

Edinburgh : MuseumsEtc.,  2010.

Natural  selection and beyond : the intellectual legacy of Alfred Russel  Wallace / edited by Charles H. Smith and  George  Beccaloni.

Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press,  2010.


Doctor by  nature : JonathanCouch, surgeon of Polperro / Jeremy Rowett  Johns.

Clifton-upon-Teme, Worcestershire :  Polperro Heritage Press, 2010.

 

Mineralogy

Sistema  "Planeta Zemlia" : 300 [trista] let so dnia rozhdeniia M. V. Lomonosova, 1711 –  2011

Moskva : URSS ;  [LENAND], 2010

 

Ornithology  (Tring)

Birds of  Ceredigion / Hywel Roderick, Peter Davis ; photographic editor: Michael  Hayward.

[Bridgend] :  Olga Roderick and Peter Davis, 2010.


Ecology  of the birds of Hong Kong / contributors, John A. Allcock ... [et al.] ;  editors, Captain, L.C. Wong, Vicky, W.Y. Lam, Gary, W.J.  Ades.

Hong  Kong : Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden,  [2009]


Field  guide to the birds of Ghana / by Nik Borrow, Ron  Demey.

London : Christopher Helm,  2010.


Handbook  of the birds of the world. Volume 15, Weavers to New  World Warblers / [edited by] Josep del Hoyo, Andrew Elliott,  David Christie ; [writers]: Vladimir Arkhipov ... [et al.] ; colour plates by  Norman Arlott [et al.].

Barcelona : Lynx Edicions,  c2010.


The  Oxford dodo: the sad story of the ungainly bird  that became an Oxford icon / text by Jane  Pickering, with additions by Keith Thomson and Georgina  Ferry

Oxford: Oxford University Museum of Natural History,  2010.


Reed and  bush warblers / by Peter Kennerley and David Pearson.  illustrated by Brian Small

London : Christopher Helm,  2010.


Safari  sketchbook : a bird painter's African odyssey / Martin  Woodcock.

Wiveton : Esker  Press,  2010.

 

 

Zoology

Manual of  diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals : mammals, birds and  bees / World Organisation for Animal  Health.

Paris : Office  international des épizooties, 2004.

Local  mammals / Marion L. M.  Bryce

Long Eaton :  Long Eaton Natural History Society, 2010.


The book  of shells / by Jerry Harasewych, Fabio  Moretzsohn.

London : A. & C. Black,  2010.


Structures  and organelles in pathogenic protists / editor: Wanderley  de Souza

Heidelberg : Springer,  2010


Sand  Lizard and Natterjack Toad Recovery Project 2007-2009 / Herpetological  Conservation Trust ; nominated officer : E.A. Howe

Bangor : Countryside Council  for Wales,  2009.