Isis

Papers
(The TQCC of Isis is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
ArticleCitations
The Industrialization of Invention: A Case Study from the German Chemical Industry95
From Heredity Theory to Vererbung: The Transmission Problem, 1850-191536
The Medieval Latin Translations from the Arabic of the Elements of Euclid, with Special Emphasis on the Versions of Adelard of Bath28
The Visual Theology of Victorian Popularizers of Science: From Reverent Eye to Chemical Retina23
Power, Patronage, and the Authorship of Ars: From Mechanical Know-How to Mechanical Knowledge in the Last Scribal Age19
From Science to Practice, or Practice to Science? Chickens and Eggs in Raymond Pearl's Agricultural Breeding Research, 1907-191619
From Rodent Utopia to Urban Hell: Population, Pathology, and the Crowded Rats of NIMH16
From Art to Applied Science16
Hormones and the Bolsheviks: From Organotherapy to Experimental Endocrinology, 1918–192916
Science in the Everyday World16
Descartes's Comparisons: From the Invisible to the Visible16
The History of Science as Oxymoron: From Scientific Exceptionalism to Episcience14
A View from the Industrial Age13
Distancing Science from Religion in Seventeenth-Century England12
The Meaning of Early Medieval Geometry: From Euclid and Surveyors' Manuals to Christian Philosophy11
Popular Science in National and Transnational Perspective: Suggestions from the American Context11
From Association to Gestalt: The Fate of Hermann Lotze's Theory of Spatial Perception, 1846-192010
What Have We Learned from the Recent Historiography of Alchemy?10
Lessons from Literature for the Historian of Science (and Vice Versa): Reflections on “Form”10
The Flow of Cognitive Goods: A Historiographical Framework for the Study of Epistemic Transfer10
From Farm and Family to Career Naturalist: The Apprenticeship of Vernon Bailey10
The Oostvaardersplassen Fiasco10
Galileo's Proof for the Earth's Motion from the Movement of Sunspots9
Currents from the Underworld: Electricity and the Technology of Display in Early Victorian England9
Network Analysis for the Digital Humanities: Principles, Problems, Extensions9
An Historical Survey of the Concept of Nature from a Medical Viewpoint8
The Prehistory of Serendipity, from Bacon to Walpole8
In Search of GeographyThe Origins of Academic Geography in the United States. Brian W. BlouetEmpiricism and Geographical Thought from Francis Bacon to Alexander von Humboldt. Margarita B8
Big Science, Nazified? Pascual Jordan, Adolf Meyer-Abich, and the Abortive Scientific JournalPhysis8
The Relativity Revolution from the Perspective of Historical Epistemology7
Fine-Grained Analysis: Talk Therapy, Media, and the Microscopic Science of the Face-to-Face7
History from the Ground Up6
Reading Cardano with the Roman Inquisition: Astrology, Celestial Physics, and the Force of Heresy6
The Invisible and Indeterminable Value of Ecology: From Malaria Control to Ecological Research in the American South6
Triangulation of History Using Textual Data6
Cyclonic Ecology: Sugar, Cyclone Science, and the Limits of Empire in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean World, 1870s–1930s6
Explaining Science Historically6
The Principle of the Impenetrability of Bodies in the History of Concepts of Separate Space from the Middle Ages to the Seventeenth Century5
George Frederick Wright: From Christian Darwinist to Fundamentalist5
The Artifical Fertilization of Date-Palms in the Time of Ashur-Nasir-Pal B.C. 885-8605
English Manuscripts of Francis Glisson (1): From Anatomia hepatis (The Anatomy of the Liver), 1654. Andrew Cunningham5
Computational History of Knowledge: Challenges and Opportunities5
Can We Date Newton's Early Optical Experiments?5
Note on Epicycles & the Ellipse from Copernicus to Lahire5
Technologies of the Scientific Self: John Tyndall and His Journal5
Patronage versus InstitutionsE. C. Spary. Utopia’s Garden: French Natural History From old Regime to Revolution. xvi + 321 pp., illus., figs., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chica4
Gleanings from an Arabist's Workshop: Current Trends in the Study of Medieval Islamic Science and Medicine4
Ancient Greek Mathēmata from a Sociological Perspective: A Quantitative Analysis4
Mediaeval Jewish Physicians in the near East, from Arabic Sources4
The History of Science and the Science of History: Computational Methods, Algorithms, and the Future of the Field4
From the Archives of Scientific Diplomacy: Science and the Shared Interests of Samuel Hartlib’s London and Frederick Clodius’s Gottorf4
The History of Science Society, 1970-1999: From Subscription Agency to Professional Society4
The Knot in Hebrew Literature, or from the Knot to the Alphabet4
Calendars on Coffin Lids from Asyut (Second Half of the Third Millennium)4
Why Save a Seed?4
Art History, History of Science, and Visual ExperienceMartin Kemp. The Human Animal in Western Art and Science. 320 pp., illus., figs., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press4
Bibliography Is Social: Organizing Knowledge in theIsisBibliography from Sarton to the Early Twenty-First Century4
I. A Daily Weather Record Continued from 1 September 1400 to 25 June 14014
Tycho Brahe's Cosmology from the Astrologia of 15914
A Planetary Anthropocene? Views From Africa4
Emergence4
From Ought to Is: Physics and the Naturalistic Fallacy3
Red Crescents: Race, Genetics, and Sickle Cell Disease in the Middle East3
Historical Explanation and Causality3
On the Continuity of Western Science from the Middle Ages: A. C. Crombie's Augustine to Galileo3
How Calculus-Based Mathematical Physics Arose in France after 1700: A Historicized Actor-Network Narrative as Explanation3
A Great (Scientific) Divergence: Synergies and Fault Lines in Global Histories of Science3
Artificial Fertilization of Date-Palms in Palestine and Arabia3
Boundaries, Transformations, Historiography: Physics in Chemistry from the 1920s to the 1960s3
History of Science, Technology, and Medicine: A Second Look at Joseph Needham3
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Data in the History of Science3
Anonymi De elementis: From a Twelfth-Century Collection of Scientific Works in British Museum MS Cotton Galba E. IV3
Books on the BombAtomic Bomb Scientists: Memoirs, 1939-1945. Joseph J. ErmencThe End of the World That Was: Six Lives in the Atomic Age. Peter GoldmanManhattan: The Army and the Atomi2
M.  Campbell‐Kelly;, M.  Croarken;, R.  Flood;, E.  Robson (Editors). The History of Mathematical Tables: From Sumer to Spreadsheets. viii + 361 pp., illus. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002
No Escape from Fleck2
Scientific Change. Historical Studies in the Intellectual, Social and Technical Conditions for Scientific Discovery and Technical Invention, from Antiquity to the Present. Alistair C. Crombie2
Seeing the Light: A Response to “Chasing the Light”2
A Documentary History of the Problem of Fall from Kepler to Newton. Alexandre Koyré2
Early Modern Letters Online (EMLO)2
The Uniform Motion Equivalent to a Uniformly Accelerated Motion from Rest (Galileo Gleanings XX)2
Editor’s Introduction2
Translations of Works of Galen from the Greek by Peter of Abano2
Date of the Translation by Ermengaud Blasius of the Work on the Quadrant by Profatius Judaeus2
Science under Inquisition: Heresy and Knowledge in Catholic Reformation RomeUgo Baldini; Leen Spruit (Editors). Catholic Church and Modern Science: Documents from the Archives of the Roman Congrega2
Some Letters from Charles Darwin to Jeffries Wyman2
A. J. Kox (Editor). The Scientific Correspondence of H. A. Lorentz. Volume 1. (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences.) xxiv + 777 pp., bibl., index. Cham, Swit2
John E. Joseph. Language, Mind, and Body: A Conceptual History. x + 282 pp., figs., illus., notes, bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. £85 (cloth). ISBN 9781107149557.2
Partes intermutabilesFrom the American System to Mass Production, 1800-1932: The Development of Manufacturing Technology in the United States. David A. Hounshell2
Computerizing Diagnosis: Keeve Brodman and the Medical Data Screen2
From Knowledge to Wisdom: A Revolution in the Aims and Methods of Science. Nicholas Maxwell2
Reading Needham Now2
From Savagery to Sovereignty: Identity, Politics, and International Expositions of Argentine Anthropology (1878–1892)2
Explaining Babylonian Astronomy2
Theory Change in Science: Strategies from Mendelian Genetics. Lindley Darden2
On the Date of a Comet Ascribed to A. D. 12382
Kristie Macrakis. Prisoners, Lovers, and Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to Al-Qaeda. xiv + 377 pp., illus., bibl., app., index. New Haven, Conn./London: Yale University Press,2
Theories and Origins in Planetary PhysicsNebulous Earth: The Origin of the Solar System and the Core of the Earth from Laplace to Jeffreys. Stephen G. BrushTransmuted Past: The Age of the Ea2
From His Claw the Greene LyonThe Foundations of Newton's Alchemy; Or "The Hunting of the Greene Lyon". Betty Jo Teeter Dobbs2
The Holy Office in the Republic of Letters: Roman Censorship, Dutch Atlases, and the European Information Order, circa 16602
From Shelves to Cyberspace: Organization of Knowledge and the Complex Identity of History of Science2
Chasing the Light: What Happened to the Ancient Theories?2
From Modernizing the Chinese Language to Information Science: Chao Yuen Ren’s Route to Cybernetics2
Darwin’s Technology of Life2
Pliny's Natural History. A Selection from Philemon Holland's Translation. J. Newsome2
Editor’s Introduction2
Matthias Schönhofer. Letters from an American Botanist: The Correspondences of Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Mühlenberg (1753–1815). (Beiträge zur Europäischen Überseegeschichte, 101.) 608 pp., apps.1
Isabel Malaquias; Peter J. T. Morris (Editors). Perspectives on Chemical Biography in the Twenty-First Century. vii + 268 pp., notes, index. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2019. £61.91
Karsten Mackensen. Musik und die Ordnung der Dinge im ausgehenden Mittelalter und in der Frühen Neuzeit. (Musica Poetica, 1.) 353 pp., figs., bibl., index. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2017. 1
Judith R. Goodstein. Einstein’s Italian Mathematicians: Ricci, Levi-Civita, and the Birth of General Relativity. xvii + 211 pp., bibl., notes, index. Providence, R.I.: American Mathematical Soc1
Pitfalls and Opportunities of Contextual Explanation: The Case of Isaac Beeckman’s Invention of the Mechanical Philosophy1
Jürgen Goldstein. Georg Forster: Voyager, Naturalist, Revolutionary. Translated by Anne Janusch. vi + 264 pp., notes, bibl., index. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. $45 (cloth). ISBN1
Michael J. Neufeld. Spaceflight: A Concise History. (MIT Press Essential Knowledge Series.) xiii + 233 pp., notes, index. Cambridge, Mass./London: MIT Press, 2018. £11.95 (paper). ISBN 978026251
John Milsom. The Hunt for Earth Gravity: A History of Gravity Measurement from Galileo to the Twenty-First Century. xxi + 402 pp., figs., index. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018. $39.99 (cloth1
The Development of the Foundations of Mathematical Analysis from Euler to Riemann. Ivor Grattan-Guinness1
Susanna Berger. The Art of Philosophy: Visual Thinking in Europe from the Late Renaissance to the Early Enlightenment. xiv + 315 pp., figs., plates, notes, apps., bibl., index. Princeton, N.J./1
Michael A. Grayson (Editor). Measuring Mass: From Positive Rays to Proteins. x + 149 pp., illus., figs., index. Philadelphia: Chemical Heritage Press, 2002. $35 (cloth).1
A. Mark Smith. From Sight to Light: The Passage from Ancient to Modern Optics. xi + 457 pp., figs., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2015. $45 (cloth).1
Roel Nicolai. The Enigma of the Origin of Portolan Charts: A Geodetic Analysis of the Hypothesis of a Medieval Origin. (History of Science and Medicine Library, 52.) xxv + 544 pp., figs., table1
Theodore W. Pietsch (Editor). Cuvier’s History of the Natural Sciences: Twenty-four Lessons from Antiquity to the Renaissance. 734 pp., illus., tables, bibl., index. Paris: Publications Scienti1
Richard J. King. Ahab’s Rolling Sea: A Natural History of Moby-Dick. 464 pp., figs., notes, bibl., plates, index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2019. $30 (cloth). E-book availabl1
Raffaella Simili (Editor). Umanisti e presidenti: L’Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (1900–1933). (Storia delle Istituzioni scientifiche in Italia e in Europa.) xv + 123 pp., figs., index. Rome: 1
Stefanie Rudolf. Syrische Astrologie und das Syrische Medizinbuch. (Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Cultures, 7.) xii + 353 pp., apps., bibl., index. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2018. €1291
Alexander Marr; Raphaële Garrod; José Ramón Marcaida; Richard J. Oosterhoff. Logodaedalus: Word Histories of Ingenuity in Early Modern Europe. xv + 358 pp., illus., notes, bibl., index. Pittsbu1
Keith Andrew Stewart. Galen’s Theory of Black Bile: Hippocratic Tradition, Manipulation, Innovation. ix + 178 pp., bibl., index. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2018. €94 (cloth); ISBN 9789004382787. E-b1
Mathias Grote. Membranes to Molecular Machines: Active Matter and the Remaking of Life. 286 pp., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2019. $45 (cloth). E-book available.1
Kim Helsvig; Jan Eivind Myhre (Editors). Making a Modern University: The University of Oslo, 1811–2018. 305 pp., illus., index. Oslo: Scandinavian Academic Press, 2018. €42 (paper). ISBN 9788231
John Willinsky. The Intellectual Properties of Learning: A Prehistory from Saint Jerome to John Locke. xiv + 368 pp., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $40 (cloth1
The Organism: A Holistic Approach to Biology Derived from Pathological Data in Man. Kurt Goldstein1
Nicholas Everett. The Alphabet of Galen: Pharmacy from Antiquity to the Middle Ages: A Critical Edition of the Latin Text with English Translation and Commentary. xviii + 445 pp., illus., bibl.1
Jaap  Mansfeld. Prolegomena Mathematica: From Apollonius of Perga to Late Neoplatonism. (Philosophia Antiqua, 80.) viii+178 pp., bibl., indexes. Leiden/Boston: E. J. Brill, 1998.1
Eloge: Peter Hanns Reill (1938–2019)1
Ilja Nieuwland. American Dinosaur Abroad: A Cultural History of Carnegie’s Plaster Diplodocus. xvii + 318 pp., notes, bibl., index. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019. $40 (cloth)1
Tamás Demeter. David Hume and the Culture of Scottish Newtonianism: Methodology and Ideology in Enlightenment Inquiry. (Brill’s Studies in Intellectual History, 259.) xi + 221 pp., bibl., index1
Jennifer L. Lieberman. Power Lines: Electricity in American Life and Letters, 1882–1952. ix + 270 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge, Mass./London: MIT Press, 2017. $30 (cloth). ISBN 9780262031
A Tale of Two Inventions: Monsanto, Biotechnology, and the Geography of Postmodern Science1
Sven Dupré (Editor). Laboratories of Art: Alchemy and Art Technology from Antiquity to the Eighteenth Century. (Archimedes, 37.) xxiii + 200 pp., illus. Cham: Springer, 2014. €105.99 (cloth). S1
Anthony R. Rees. The Antibody Molecule: From Antitoxins to Therapeutic Antibodies. (Oxford Medical Histories.) xvi + 364 pp., figs., illus., tables, index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 20151
Michael Wintroub. The Voyage of Thought: Navigating Knowledge across the Sixteenth-Century World. x + 293 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. £34.99 (cloth). 1
Helge Kragh. From Transuranic to Superheavy Elements: A Story of Dispute and Creation. viii + 106 pp., indexes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018. €57 (paper). ISBN 9783319758121.1
Our Children's Toxic Legacy: How Science and Law Fail to Protect Us from Pesticides. John Wargo1
Manfred Horstmanshoff; Helen King; Claus Zittel (Editors). Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Changing Concepts of Physiology from Antiquity into Early Modern Europe. (Intersections: Interdisciplinary1
Erika Dyck. Psychedelic Psychiatry: LSD from Clinic to Campus. xiii + 199 pp., illus., bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. $35 (cloth).1
Lee Alan Dugatkin; Lyudmila Trut. How to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian Tale of Jump-Started Evolution. 216 pp., illus., index, notes. Chicago/London: Univers1
Yulia Frumer. Making Time: Astronomical Time Measurement in Tokugawa Japan. 272 pp., figs., notes, bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $45 (cloth). ISBN 978022651641
Luise Hirsch. From the Shtetl to the Lecture Hall: Jewish Women and Cultural Exchange. (Studies in Judaism.) xiv + 319 pp., illus., bibl., index. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 2013.1
Samuel A. Robinson. Ocean Science and the British Cold War State. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology.) xiv + 278 pp., notes, index. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan1
Peter J. Woodford. The Moral Meaning of Nature: Nietzsche’s Darwinian Religion and Its Critics. x + 184 pp., notes, bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $30 (paper).1
Compatible Humanists: Yuen Ren Chao Meets George Sarton1
Lorraine  Daston (Editor). Things That Talk: Object Lessons from Art and Science. 447 pp., illus., index. New York: Zone Books, 2004. $34.50 (cloth).Soraya  de Chadarevian;, Nick  Hopwood (Edit1
Roslynn D. Haynes. From Madman to Crime Fighter: The Scientist in Western Culture. 407 pp., fig., app., bibl. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. $34.95 (paper). ISBN 97814214230431
Vivek Neelakantan. Science, Public Health, and Nation-Building in Soekarno-Era Indonesia. viii + 237 pp., illus., bibl., index. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017. £61.99 1
Metallurgical Anthropology in Hesiod and Plato and the Date of a "Phoenician Lie"1
European Thought in the Eighteenth Century, from Montesquieu to Lessing. Paul Hazard, J. Lewis May1
Amir A. Afkhami. A Modern Contagion: Imperialism and Public Health in Iran’s Age of Cholera. xv + 276 pp., apps., notes, bibl., index. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019. $54.95 (c1
Andrew Scull. Psychiatry and Its Discontents. xiii + 356 pp., notes, index. Oakland: University of California Press, 2019. $29.95 (cloth). E-book available.1
Paolo Galluzzi. The Lynx and the Telescope: The Parallel Worlds of Federico Cesi and Galileo. Translated by Peter Mason. (Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions, 21.) xiv + 521 1
Stefan Bargheer. Moral Entanglements: Conserving Birds in Britain and Germany. xiii + 326 pp., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $35 (paper). ISBN 9780226543826.1
Rens Bod. A New History of the Humanities: The Search for Principles and Patterns from Antiquity to the Present. xv + 384 pp., illus., table, bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 20131
Richard J. Oosterhoff. Making Mathematical Culture: University and Print in the Circle of Lefèvre d’Étaples. (Oxford-Warburg Studies.) xiv + 276 pp., illus., app., bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford 1
Domenico Bertoloni Meli. Visualizing Disease: The Art and History of Pathological Illustrations. xvi + 224 pp., figs., notes, bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $51
Cultural Relativism and Biological Determinism: A Problem in Historical Explanation1
Simone Schleper. Planning for the Planet: Environmental Expertise and the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, 1960–1980. (Environment in History: International1
Greg Goodale. The Rhetorical Invention of Man: A History of Distinguishing Humans from Other Animals. viii + 183 pp., bibl., index. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2015. $80 (cloth).1
Donald B. Kraybill. Eastern Mennonite University: A Century of Countercultural Education. xiv + 406 pp., notes, bibl., index. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017. $40 (cl1
Albert Einstein, the Human Side: New Glimpses from His Archives. Helen Dukas, Banesh Hoffmann1
Peter J Bowler. A History of the Future: Prophets of Progress from H. G. Wells to Isaac Asimov. x + 287 pp., figs., illus., notes, bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. $741
Patrick Armstrong. Alfred Russel Wallace. (Critical Lives.) 174 pp., illus., bibl. London: Reaktion Books, 2019. £11.99 (paper). ISBN 9781789140859.1
Johannes Kepler. Nova stereometria doliorum vinariorum / New Solid Geometry of Wine Barrels. Edited and translated by Eberhard Knobloch. (Sciences et Savoirs: Bibliothèque de Science, Tradition1
Veronika Fuechtner; Douglas E. Haynes; Ryan M. Jones (Editors). A Global History of Sexual Science, 1880–1960. xiii + 437 pp., notes, index. Oakland: University of California Press, 2017. $34.91
Daniel Patrick Morgan. Astral Sciences in Early Imperial China. x + 257 pp., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. £75 (cloth). ISBN 9781107139022.1
How Did Copernicus Become a Copernican?1
Doug Millard. Satellite: Innovation in Orbit. 206 pp., illus., bibl., index. London: Reaktion Books, 2017. £16 (cloth).David J. Shayler. The Hubble Space Telescope: From Concept to Success1
Alison M Roberts. Hathor’s Alchemy: The Ancient Egyptian Roots of the Hermetic Art. 336 pp., notes, bibl., index. East Sussex: Northgate Publishers, 2019. £27.50 (paper); ISBN 9780952423331.1
Oren Harman; Michael R. Dietrich (Editors). Dreamers, Visionaries, and Revolutionaries in the Life Sciences. 324 pp., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $40 (paper). ISBN1
From Harmony to eHarmony: Charles Fourier, Social Science, and the Management of Love1
Vincenzo De Risi (Editor). Mathematizing Space: The Objects of Geometry from Antiquity to the Early Modern Age. (Trends in the History of Science.) ix + 318 pp., illus., figs., index. Cham: Bir1
Margery Fee. Polar Bear. (Animal.) 224 pp., figs., bibl., index. London: Reaktion Books, 2019. £12.95 (paper); ISBN 9781789141467.1
Liu Ciyuan 劉次沅. A Critical Examination of the Astronomical Records in the Dynastic Histories 諸史天象記錄考證. xxviii + 558 pp., app. In Chinese. Beijing: Zhonghua shuju, 2015. ¥49 (paper). ISBN 9787101
Jan-Hendryk de Boer; Marian Füssel; Maximilian Schuh (Editors). Universitäre Gelehrtenkultur vom 13.–16. Jahrhundert: Ein interdisziplinäres Quellen- und Methodenhandbuch. 589 pp., index. Stutt1
Alberto A. Martínez. Burned Alive: Giordano Bruno, Galileo, and the Inquisition. 348 pp., bibl., index. London: Reaktion Books, 2018. £25 (cloth). ISBN 9781780238968.1
Marilyn Fischer. Jane Addams’s Evolutionary Theorizing: Constructing “Democracy and Social Ethics.” 263 pp., notes, bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2019. $45 (cloth);1
Raymond Clemens (Editor). The Voynich Manuscript. Introduction by Deborah Harkness. xvii + 66 pp., figs., plates, index. New Haven, Conn./London: Yale University Press, 2016. $50 (cloth). ISBN 1
Joanna Bourke. The Story of Pain: From Prayer to Painkillers. x + 396 pp., illus., bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. £20 (cloth). Keith Wailoo. Pain: A Political History1
Glyn Williams. Naturalists at Sea: Scientific Travellers from Dampier to Darwin. xv + 309 pp., illus., bibl., index. New Haven, Conn./London: Yale University Press, 2013. $38 (cloth).1
Francesco Luzzini. Theory, Practice, and Nature In-between: Antonio Vallisneri’s “Primi Itineris Specimen.” (Sources, 9.) 369 pp., bibl., index. Berlin: Edition Open Access, 2018. €61.80 (cloth1
Mathematical Thought from Ancient to Modern Times. Morris Kline1
Paul J. Nahin. Hot Molecules, Cold Electrons: From the Mathematics of Heat to the Development of the Trans-Atlantic Cable. Princeton, N.J./Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2020. 232 pp., app1
The Masterbuilders. A History of Structural and Environmental Design from Ancient Egypt to the Nineteenth Century. Henry J. Cowan1
Jason W. Smith. To Master the Boundless Sea: The U.S. Navy, the Marine Environment, and the Cartography of Empire. 269 pp., illus., notes, bibl., index. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolin1
Kathleen L. Sheppard (Editor). “My Dear Miss Ransom …”: Letters between Caroline Ransom Williams and James Henry Breasted, 1898–1935. vi + 308 pp., illus., bibl., index. Oxford: Archaeopress Pu1
Maarten Derksen. Histories of Human Engineering: Tact and Technology. vii + 270 pp., notes, bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. £85 (cloth). ISBN 9781107057432.1
John F. Marra. Hot Carbon: Carbon-14 and a Revolution in Science. xii + 264 pp., bibl., index. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. $35 (cloth); ISBN 9780231186704. E-book available.1
Ellinor Schweighöfer. Vom Neandertal nach Afrika: Der Streit um den Ursprung der Menschheit im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert. 424 pp., figs., index. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2018. €37 (cloth). IS1
Introduction1
Adriana Craciun; Mary Terrall (Editors). Curious Encounters: Voyaging, Collecting, and Making Knowledge in the Long Eighteenth Century. (UCLA Clark Memorial Library Series.) ix + 242 pp., illus1
Janis  Langins. Conserving the Enlightenment: French Military Engineering from Vauban to the Revolution. xiv + 532 pp., illus., bibl., index. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2004. $55, £35.95 (clo1
Peter Pesic. Polyphonic Minds: Music of the Hemispheres. 330 pp., figs., notes, bibl., index, digital repository of sound examples. Cambridge, Mass./London: MIT Press, 2017. $38 (cloth). ISBN 91
From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe. Alexandre Koyré1
Ernst Homburg; Elisabeth Vaupel (Editors). Hazardous Chemicals: Agents of Risk and Change, 1800–2000. (Environment in History: International Perspectives, 17.) xiv + 407 pp., index. New York/Ox1
Alan I. Marcus (Editor). Science as Service: Establishing and Reformulating American Land-Grant Universities, 1865–1930. (Nexus.) x + 344 pp., bibl., index. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Pr1
C. Bruce Tarter. The American Lab: An Insider’s History of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. (Johns Hopkins Nuclear History and Contemporary Affairs.) ix + 453 pp., bibl., index. Balt1
Julian Drews; Ottmar Ette; Tobias Kraft; Barbara Schneider-Kempf; Jutta Weber (Editors). Forster—Humboldt—Chamisso: Weltreisende im Spannungsfeld der Kulturen. 432 pp., figs., bibl. Göttingen: 1
Hans Bots. De Republiek der Letteren: De Europese intellectuele wereld, 1500–1760. 223 pp., bibl., illus., index. Nijmegen: Uitgeverij Vantilt, 2018. $24.50 (paper). ISBN 9789460043727.1
Mary Harris. Rocks, Radio, and Radar: The Extraordinary Scientific, Social, and Military Life of Elizabeth Alexander. xvii + 595 pp., figs., bibl., index. London: World Scientific, 2019. $148 (1
Aviva Rothman. The Pursuit of Harmony: Kepler on Cosmos, Confession, and Community. viii + 355 pp., figs., notes, bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2017. $55 (cloth). I1
Needham, Matter, Form, and Us1
The Climate Emergency Demands a New Kind of History: Pragmatic Approaches from Science and Technology Studies, Text Mining, and Affiliated Disciplines1
E. Nicolaidis (Editor). Greek Alchemy from Late Antiquity to Early Modernity. (De Diversis Artibus, 104 [N.S., 67].) 197 pp., figs., notes, index. Turnhout: Brepols, 2018. €80 (cloth).1
Julius Rocca (Editor). Teleology in the Ancient World: Philosophical and Medical Approaches. xiii + 331 pp., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. £75 (cloth). ISBN 97811071
The History Manifesto as Read from Latin America1
Jaime Marroquín Arredondo; Ralph Bauer (Editors). Translating Nature: Cross-Cultural Histories of Early Modern Science. (The Early Modern Americas.) vi + 355 pp., notes, index. Philadelphia: Un1
John Z. Wee (Editor). The Comparable Body: Analogy and Metaphor in Ancient Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Greco-Roman Medicine. (Studies in Ancient Medicine, 49.) xix + 437 pp., figs., tables, ind1
Patricia Fara. A Lab of One’s Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War. xiii + 334 pp., figs., notes, bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. £18.99 (cloth). ISBN 9780198791
Christopher Cullen. Heavenly Numbers: Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China. xiv + 426 pp., bibl., index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. £70 (cloth). ISBN 9780198733119.1
Alan G. Gross;, Joseph E. Harmon. Science from Sight to Insight: How Scientists Illustrate Meaning. vii + 332 pp., illus., bibl., index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2013. $30 (1
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