Books added 26th May 2017

Probability models for DNA sequence evolution
by Rick Durrett

The twelfth-century Renaissance : a reader
edited by Alex J. Novikoff

Classical philosophy
by Peter Adamson

Desert songs of the night : 1500 years of Arabic literature
edited by Suheil Bushrui & James M. Malarkey ; in collaboration with C. Bayan Bruss

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Books added 25th May 2017

The history of mathematics : brief version
by Victor J. Katz

Philosophy in the Islamic world
by Peter Adamson

The parade’s gone by…
by Kevin Brownlow

A first course in Bayesian statistical methods
by Peter D. Hoff

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Books added 24th May 2017

Cultural reformations : medieval and Renaissance in literary history
edited by Brian Cummings and James Simpson

Anna Maria Ortese : celestial geographies
edited by Gian Maria Annovi and Flora Ghezzo ; with an interview with the author by Dacia Maraini (On Display)

Crash course: Paediatrics (4th edn)
by Rajat Kapoor and Katy Barnes

An introduction to Arab poetics
by Adonis ; translated from the Arabic by Catherine Cobham

1000 days on the River Kwai : the secret diary of a British camp commandant
by Colonel Cary Owtram OBE; edited by Patricia Davies (Owtram, Old Somervillian; On Display)

Chronicles of the investiture contest : Frutolf of Michelsberg and his continuators
translated by T.J.H. McCarthy

A trick to catch the old one
by Thomas Middleton ; edited by Paul A. Mulholland

British queer history : new approaches and perspectives
edited by Brian Lewis (On Display)

Modern women on trial : sexual transgression in the age of the flapper
by Lucy Bland

Gender, nation and conquest in the high Middle Ages : Nest of Deheubarth
by Susan M. Johns

Women, travel and identity : journeys by rail and sea, 1870-1940
by Emma Robinson-Tomsett (On Display)

Conservatism for the Democratic Age : Conservative Cultures and the Challenge of Mass Politics in Early Twentieth Century England
by David Thackeray

The Levellers : radical political thought in the English Revolution
by Rachel Foxley

Formal matters : reading the materials of English Renaissance literature
edited by Allison K. Deutermann and András Kiséry

Runes and Roman letters in Anglo-Saxon manuscripts
by Victoria Symons (On Display)

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Books added 23rd May 2017

A most masculine state : gender, politics and religion in Saudi Arabia
by Madawi Al-Rasheed (On Display)

The Cambridge companion to Boccaccio
edited by Guyda Armstrong, Rhiannon Daniels, and Stephen J. Milner

Ancient worlds : an epic history of East & West
by Michael Scott

Shifting social imaginaries in the Hellenistic period : narrations, practices, and images
edited by Eftychia Stavrianopoulou (On Display)

Java 8 in action : lambdas, streams, and functional-style programming
by Raoul-Gabriel Urma, Mario Fusco and Alan Mycroft

The endocrine system at a glance (3rd edn)
by Ben Greenstein and Diana Wood

The respiratory system at a glance (4th edn)
by Jeremy P.T. Ward, Jane Ward and Richard M. Leach

Psychiatry at a glance (6th edn)
by Cornelius Katona, Claudia Cooper and Mary Robertson

Neonatology at a glance (3rd edn)
editors Tom Lissauer, Avroy A. Fanaroff, Lawrence Miall and Jonathan Fanaroff

The reproductive system at a glance (4th edn)
by Linda J. Heffner and Danny J. Schust

Paediatrics at a glance (4th edn)
by Lawrence Miall, Mary Rudolf and Dominic Smith

Immunology at a glance (10th edn)
by J.H.L. Playfair and B.M. Chain

Surgery at a glance (5th edn)
by Pierce Grace and Neil R. Borley

Beethoven for a later age : the journey of a string quartet
by Edward Dusinberre

Avicenna and the Aristotelian tradition : introduction to reading Avicenna’s philosophical works
by Dimitri Gutas

New Cambridge statistical tables (2nd edn)
by D.V. Lindley & W.F. Scott (5 copies)

Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman worlds
by Peter Adamson (On Display)

Westphalia : the last Christian peace
by Derek Croxton

French Mediterraneans : transnational and imperial histories
edited and with an introduction by Patricia M.E. Lorcin and Todd Shepard

Luther und die deutsche Sprache : 500 Jahre deutsche Sprachgeschichte im Lichte der neueren Forschung
von Werner Besch

Mittelhochdeutsche Heldenepik : eine Einführung
von Elisabeth Lienert

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Books added 22nd May 2017

The Bayesian choice : from decision-theoretic foundations to computational implementation
by Christian P. Robert

Die Zofe im Fokus : Perspektivierung und Sympathiesteuerung durch Nebenfiguren vom Typus der Confidente in der höfischen Epik des hohen Mittelalters
by Friedrich Michael Dimpel

Cnut the great
by Timothy Bolton (On Display)

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Books added week commencing 15th May 2017

The new nature writing : rethinking the literature of place
by Jos Smith

Anglo-German relations and the Protestant cause : Elizabethan foreign policy and pan-Protestantism
by David Scott Gehring

Making a living, making a difference : gender and work in early modern European society
edited by Maria Ågren

Ground zero wars : the fight to reveal the lies of the EPA in the wake of 9/11 and clean up lower Manhattan
by Jenna Orkin (Old Somervillian; On Display)

Archaeological chemistry (3rd edn)
by A. Mark Pollard, Carl Heron and Ruth Ann Armitage (On Display)

Arabic poets : a bilingual edition
edited by Marlé Hammond

Bayesian data analysis (3rd edn)
by Andrew Gelman, John B. Carlin, Hal S. Stern, David B. Dunson, Aki Vehtari and Donald B. Rubin (On Display)

Criminal law (10th edn)
by Jonathan Herring (2 copies, 1 confined)

Commercial law : text, cases, and materials (5th edn)
by MA Clarke, RJA Hooley, RJC Munday, LS Sealy, AM Tettenborn and PG Turner

Beyond the northlands : Viking voyages and the Old Norse sagas
by Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough (On Display)

August 1914 : France, the Great War, and a month that changed the World forever
by Bruno Cabanes ; translated by Stephanie O’Hara (On Display)

Haematology at a glance (4th edn)
by Atul B. Mehta and A. Victor Hoffbrand

Metabolism at a glance (4th edn)
by J.G. Salway (2 copies)

Clinical endocrinology
by Saffron Whitehead and John Miell

Flesh and bones of metabolism
by Marek H. Dominiczak

Surface anatomy
by Richard Tunstall and Nehal Shah

Thompson & Thompson genetics in medicine (8th edn)
by Robert Nussbaum et al.

Medical genetics (5th edn)
by Lynn B. Jorde, John C. Carey and Michael J. Bamshad

Medical genetics at a glance (3rd edn)
by Dorian J. Pritchard and Bruce R. Korf

Faithful labourers : a reception history of Paradise lost, 1667-1970. 2 vols.
by John Leonard

English alliterative verse : poetic tradition and literary history
by Eric Weiskott (On Display)

Gertrude Bell and Iraq : a life and legacy
edited by Paul Collins and Charles Tripp (On Display)

Islamic palace architecture in the Western Mediterranean : a history
by Felix Arnold (On Display)

Slavery after Rome, 500-1100
by Alice Rio

Ottonian queenship
by Simon MacLean

Crash course: Rheumatology and orthopaedics (3rd edn)
by Cameron Elias-Jones and Martin Perry

From Byzantine to Islamic Egypt : religion, identity and politics after the Arab conquest
by Maged S.A. Mikhail

by Joe Penhall

Some early definitions of the Tawriya and Ṣafadī’s Faḍḍ al-Xitām ʿan at-Tawriya wa-ʼl-Istixdām
by S.A. Bonebakker

Scientific inference : learning from data
by Simon Vaughan

Too much to know : managing scholarly information before the modern age
by Ann M. Blair

A life in poetry : seventy-eight poems
by Julian McMaster Harvey (Old Somervillian) ; edited by Anthony Harvey (On Display)

The beginnings of Western science : the European scientific tradition in philosophical, religious, and institutional context, prehistory to A.D. 1450
by David C. Lindberg

Uberworked and underpaid : how workers are disrupting the digital economy
by Trebor Scholzr

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Books added week commencing 8th May 2017

India’s long road : the search for prosperity
by Vijay Joshi

Perfecting parliament : constitutional reform, liberalism, and the rise of Western democracy
by Roger D. Congleton

Sattelzeit : historiographiegeschichtliche Revisionen
herausgegeben von Elisabeth Décultot und Daniel Fulda

The idea of Anglo-Saxon England, 1066-1901 : remembering, forgetting, deciphering, and renewing the past
by John D. Niles

Secret history and historical consciousness : from the Renaissance to romanticism
by Peter Burke

The foundations of behavioral economic analysis
by Sanjit Dhami

Berne & Levy Physiology (7th edn)
editors, Bruce M. Koeppen and Bruce A. Stanton (2 copies)

Legal skills (6th edn)
by Emily Finch and Stefan Fafinski

The ancient city
by Arjan Zuiderhoek

Andreas : an edition
edited by Richard North, Michael Bintley

The development of Old English
by Don Ringe and Ann Taylor

Muslim Spain reconsidered : from 711 to 1502
by Richard Hitchcock

The beauty queen of Leenane
by Martin McDonagh

Madness in civilization : a cultural history of insanity from the Bible to Freud, from the madhouse to modern medicine
by Andrew Scull

Transgressionen : Literatur als Ethnographie
Gerhard Neumann, Rainer Warning (Hg.)

After the dance
by Terence Rattigan ; introduced by Dan Rebellato

The age of wonder : how the Romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science
by Richard Holmes

Cheshire, Fifoot and Furmston’s law of contract (17th edn)
by M. P. Furmston

Interfacial science : an introduction
by Geoffrey Barnes and Ian Gentle

Macroeconomics (4th edn)
by Charles I. Jones (3 copies)

Water security in India : hope, despair, and the challenges of human development
by Vandana Asthana and A.C. Shukla (On Display)

De bello Gallico. III
by Caesar ; edited with introduction, notes and vocabulary by H.E. Gould and J.L. Whiteley

Blackstone’s international law documents
edited by Malcolm D. Evans

Rebranding rule : the restoration and revolution monarchy, 1660-1714
by Kevin Sharpe

Ancient religions, modern politics : the Islamic case in comparative perspective
by Michael Cook

Women as public moralists in Britain : from the Bluestockings to Virginia Woolf
by Benjamin Dabby (On Display)

The voice of the past : oral history (4th edn)
by Paul Thompson with Joanna Bornat (On Display)

Brecht on theatre
edited by Marc Silberman, Steve Giles, Tom Kuhn ; translations by Jack Davis, Romy Fursland, Steve Giles, Victoria Hill, Kristopher Imbrigotta, Marc Silberman and John Willett

German women’s writing in the twenty-first century
edited by Hester Baer and Alexandra Merley Hill (On Display)

The Winter King : Frederick V of the Palatinate and the coming of the Thirty Years’ War
by Brennan C. Pursell

The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China
by Raoul McLaughlin (On Display)

Endocrine physiology (4th edn)
by Patricia E. Molina

Drawn from the antique : artists & the classical ideal
by Adriano Aymonino and Anne Varick Lauder

Uyghur nation : reform and revolution on the Russia-China frontier
by David Brophy (On Display)

Legal plunder : households and debt collection in late Medieval Europe
by Daniel Lord Smail

Miłosz : a biography
by Andrzej Franaszek ; edited and translated by Aleksandra and Michael Parker (On Display)

The great William : writers reading Shakespeare
by Theodore Leinwand

The Islamic-Byzantine frontier : interaction and exchange among Muslim and Christian communities
by A. Asa Eger

Business politics in the Middle East
Steffen Hertog, Giacomo Luciani, Marc Valeri (editors)

The Counter-Reformation in the villages : religion and reform in the Bishopric of Speyer, 1560-1720
by Marc R. Forster

Selected poems and prose
by Guittone d’Arezzo ; selected, translated, and with an introduction by Antonello Borra (On Display)

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