Monthly Archives: November 2016

Books added 30th November 2016

The limits to capital by David Harvey Analysing political speeches: rhetoric, discourse and metaphor by Jonathan Charteris-Black An introduction to clouds: from the microscale to climate by Ulrike Lohmann, Felix Lüönd and Fabian Mahrt (On Display) American children’s literature and … Continue reading

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Books added 29th November 2016

Europe’s green revolution and others since: the rise and fall of peasant-friendly plant breeding by Jonathan Harwood Science and art: the painted surface edited by Antonio Sgamellotti, Brunetto Giovanni Brunetti and Costanza Miliani (On Display) Facing the gods: epiphany and … Continue reading

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Books added 28th November 2016

Conversations with Erica Jong edited by Charlotte Templin Before we are born: essentials of embryology and birth defects (9th edn) by Keith L. Moore, T.V.N. Persaud and Mark G. Torchia Linear algebra step by step by Kuldeep Singh The complete … Continue reading

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Books added 25th November 2016

Royal bastards: the birth of illegitimacy, 800-1230by Sara McDougall The race for paradise: an Islamic history of the Crusadesby Paul M. Cobb Sustainability: a historyby Jeremy L. Caradonna (On Display) C. elegans: a practical approachedited by Ian A. Hope The … Continue reading

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Books added 23rd November 2016

What is global history?by Sebastian Conrad (On Display) New Bodleian – making the Weston Librarypublished by the Bodleian Library The comfort of the past: building in Oxford and beyond 1815-2015by Steven Parissien (On Display) Concise introduction to tonal harmonyby L. … Continue reading

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Books added 21st/22nd October 2016

Jane Austen: the secret radicalby Helena Kelly The diet myth: the real science behind what we eatby Tim Spector Medieval Europeby Chris Wickham New perspectives on European women’s legal historyedited by Sara L. Kimble and Marion Röwekamp (On Display) Sicily: … Continue reading

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Books added 15th-17th November 2016

The BP exhibition: sunken cities: Egypt’s lost worldsedited by Franck Goddio and Aurélia Masson-Berghoff (On Display) Art in Britain 1660-1815by David H. Solkin Postcards on parchment: the social lives of medieval booksby Kathryn M. Rudy (On Display) The Oxford handbook … Continue reading

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