Monthly Archives: July 2017

Books added week beginning 24th July 2017

Archaeology and Homeric epic edited by Susan Sherratt and John Bennet (includes chapter by Stephanie Dalley, FS) Ecocriticism in the modernist imagination : Forster, Woolf, and Auden by Kelly Sultzbach Science, fiction, and the fin-de-siècle periodical press by Will Tattersdill … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 17th July 2017

The Mongols’ Middle East : continuity and transformation in Ilkhanid Iran edited by Bruno De Nicola and Charles Melville Metaphysics : an anthology (2nd edn) edited by Jaegwon Kim, Daniel Z. Korman and Ernest Sosa Language acquisition and connectionism edited … Continue reading

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New selection of study guides and personal development books

Thank you for arguing : what Cicero, Shakespeare and the Simpsons can teach us about the art of persuasion by Jay Heinrichs Doing your research project : a guide for first-time researchers (6th edn) by Judith Bell with Stephen Waters … Continue reading

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Books added 13th/14th July 2017

The knight, the cross, and the song : crusade propaganda and chivalric literature, 1100-1400 by Stefan Vander Elst (On Display) Why only us : language and evolution by Robert C. Berwick and Noam Chomsky The principles of Sufism by Āʾishah … Continue reading

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Books added 11th July 2017

From bacteria to Bach and back : the evolution of minds by Daniel C. Dennett A state of freedom by Neel Mukherjee (On Display) Mikhail Bulgakov by J.A.E. Curtis The chemistry of plants and insects by Margareta Séquin The ministry … Continue reading

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Books added 10th July 2017

Inglorious empire : what the British did to India by Shashi Tharoor (On Display) Dent’s modern tribes : the secret languages of Britain by Susie Dent (Old Somervillian; On Display) Tolstoy’s major fiction by Edward Wasiolek Understanding Chekhov : a … Continue reading

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Books added 7th July 2017

The collected poetry of Mary Tighe edited by Paula R. Feldman and Brian C. Cooney The City of London and social democracy : the political economy of finance in Britain, 1959-1979 by Aled Davies Iphigenia at Aulis by Euripides ; … Continue reading

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