Hidden Valley Road, Inside Instagram, the Secret History of Nuclear War and More in History of Science | Academic Best Sellers

Best sellers, history of science, February 2020 to date, as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

February 2020 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

Hidden Valley Road cover1. Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family.
Kolker, Robert
Doubleday
2020. ISBN 9780385543767. $29.95

2. No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram.
Frier, Sarah
Simon & Schuster
2020. ISBN 9781982126803. $28.00

3. Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War.
Kaplan, Fred M.
Simon & Schuster
2020. ISBN 9781982107291. $30.00

4. Scientific Method: An Evolution of Thinking from Darwin to Dewey.
Cowles, Henry M.
Harvard University Press
2020. ISBN 9780674976191. $35.00

5. OD: Naloxone and the Politics of Overdose.
Campbell, Nancy D.
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262043663. $35.00

6. Triumph of Doubt: Dark Money and the Science of Deception.
Michaels, David
Oxford University Press
2020. ISBN 9780190922665. $27.95

7. Evolution of Knowledge: Rethinking Science for the Anthropocene.
Renn, Jurgen
Princeton University Press
2020. ISBN 9780691171982. $35.00

8. Tree Story: The History of the World Written in Rings.
Trouet, Valerie
Johns Hopkins University Press
2020. ISBN 9781421437774. $27.00

9. Antimony, Gold, and Jupiter's Wolf: How the Elements Were Named.
Wothers, Peter
Oxford University Press
2019. ISBN 9780199652723. $25.95

10. Skimmed: Breastfeeding, Race, and Injustice.
Freeman, Andrea
Stanford University Press
2020. ISBN 9781503601123. $28.00

11. Myth of the Perfect Pregnancy: A History of Miscarriage in America.
Freidenfelds, Lara
Oxford University Press
2020. ISBN 9780190869816. $29.95

12. Math Makers: The Lives and Works of 50 Famous Mathematicians.
Posamentier, Alfred S.
Prometheus
2020. ISBN 9781633885202. $25.00

13. Galileo and the Science Deniers.
Livio, Mario
Simon & Schuster
2020. ISBN 9781501194733. $28.00

14. Quantum Legacies: Dispatches from an Uncertain World.
Kaiser, David
University of Chicago Press
2020. ISBN 9780226698052. $26.00

15. American Robot: A Cultural History.
Abnet, Dustin A.
University of Chicago Press
2020. ISBN 9780226692715. $35.00

16. Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes.
Dolin, Eric Jay
Liveright Publishing Corp
2020. ISBN 9781631495274. $29.95

17. Good Pictures: A History of Popular Photography.
Beil, Kim
Stanford University Press
2020. ISBN 9781503608665. $35.00

18. Idea of the Brain: The Past and Future of Neuroscience.
Cobb, Matthew
Basic Books
2020. ISBN 9781541646858. $32.00

19. Killer High: A History of War in Six Drugs.
Andreas, Peter
Oxford University Press
2020. ISBN 9780190463014. $29.95

20. Negative Exposures: Knowing What Not To Know in Contemporary China.
Hillenbrand, Margaret
Duke University Press
2020. ISBN 9781478006190. $104.95

21. What Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin.
Moore, Donovan
Harvard University Press
2020. ISBN 9780674237377. $29.95

22. Unfixed: Photography and Decolonial Imagination in West Africa.
Bajorek, Jennifer
Duke University Press
2020. ISBN 9781478003663. $104.95

23. Matter of Facts: Skepticism, Persuasion, and Evidence in Science.
Leng, G.
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262043885. $29.95

24. Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another.
Ramirez, Ainissa
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262043809. $27.95

25. Dream Universe: How Fundamental Physics Lost Its Way.
Lindley, David
Doubleday
2020. ISBN 9780385543859. $26.95

26. From Darwin to Derrida: Selfish Genes, Social Selves, and the Meanings of Life.
Haig, David
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262043786. $39.95

27. Stealth: The Secret Contest To Invent Invisible Aircraft.
Westwick, Peter J.
Oxford University Press
2020. ISBN 9780190677442. $27.95

28. After the Blast: The Ecological Recovery of Mount St. Helens.
Wagner, Eric Loudon
University of Washington Press
2020. ISBN 9780295746937. $29.95

29. Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life.
Miller, Lulu
Simon & Schuster
2020. ISBN 9781501160271. $26.00

30. Painting With Fire: Sir Joshua Reynolds, Photography, and the Temporally Evolving Chemical Object.
Hunter, Matthew C.
University of Chicago Press
2019. ISBN 9780226390253. $50.00

31. Robert Paul and the Origins of British Cinema.
Christie, Ian
University of Chicago Press
2019. ISBN 9780226105628. $97.50

32. Einstein on Einstein: Autobiographical and Scientific Reflections.
Gutfreund, Hanoch
Princeton University Press
2020. ISBN 9780691183602. $35.00

33. Beauty in Breaking: A Memoir.
Harper, Michele
Riverhead Books
2020. ISBN 9780525537380. $27.00

34. Photography and Its Shadow.
Kenaan, Hagi
Stanford University Press
2020. ISBN 9781503606364. $80.00

35. Apocalypse Factory: Plutonium and the Making of the Atomic Age.
Olson, Steve
W. W. Norton
2020. ISBN 9780393634976. $27.95

36. Insubordination of Photography: Documentary Practices Under Chile's Dictatorship.
Donoso Macaya, Angeles
University Press of Florida
2020. ISBN 9781683401117. $80.00

37. Lewis Carroll's Photography and Modern Childhood.
Waggoner, Diane
Princeton University Press
2020. ISBN 9780691193182. $60.00

38. Making a Photographer: The Early Work of Ansel Adams.
Senf, Rebecca A.
Yale University Press
2020. ISBN 9780300243949. $50.00

39. Contraception: A Concise History.
Drucker, Donna J.
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262538428. $15.95

40. Science of Bureaucracy: Risk Decision-Making and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Demortain, David
MIT Press
2020. ISBN 9780262537940. $55.00

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