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Science Chronicles December 2013: The Books Issue

 
12/17/2013

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The Year-End Books Issue 2013



 

Table of Contents

Conservation
4 Green: Tracks and Shadows: Field Biology as Art (Reviewed by Peter Kareiva)
5 Nielsen: Reinventing Discovery: The New Era of Networked Science (Nick Salafsky)

Fiction
6 Eggers: The Circle (Bob Lalasz)
7 Lahiri: Lowland (Anita Diederichsen)
8 Mantel: Bring Up the Bodies (Jonathan Adams)
9 Flint: Ring of Fire (Salafsky)
10 Gilbert: The Signature of All Things (Rebecca Benner)
11 Lethem: Dissident Gardens (Adams)

Poetry
12 Sherry: Oops! Environmental Poetics (E.J. McAdams)
14 Oliver: Dog Songs (Bob Lalasz)

Food
16  Stewart: The Drunken Botanist: The Plants That Create the World’s Great Drinks (Matt Miller)
17  Ronald and Adamchak: Tomorrow’s Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food (Jon Fisher)
19  Beahrs: Twain’s Feast: Searching for America’s Lost Food in the Footsteps of Samuel Clemens (Jonathan Higgins)

People
20 Tan: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Plan to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) (Mark Tercek)
21  Baum: Gun Guys: A Road Trip (Miller)
22  Gladwell: David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants (Charlotte Reemts)
23  Boo: Behind the Beautiful Forevers (Jensen Montambault)
24  Waldman: Running Silver: Restoring Atlantic Rivers and Their Great Fish Migrations (Miller)

History
25 Wilford: The Map Makers (Higgins)

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