Author Archives: mtroper

Books added week commencing 26th June 2017

Modernism, war, and violence by Marina MacKay Uncle Tungsten by Oliver Sacks Musicophilia : tales of music and the brain by Oliver Sacks The mind’s eye by Oliver Sacks (On Display) Crisis of empire : doctrine and dissent at the … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 19th June 2017

Do no harm : stories of life, death and brain surgery by Henry Marsh The art of breathing by Danny Penman Cicero’s law : rethinking Roman law of the late Republic edited by Paul J. du Plessis (On Display) The … Continue reading

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Books added 16th June 2017

The great convergence : information technology and the new globalization by Richard Baldwin (On Display) An introduction to feminism by Lorna Finlayson Kissinger. 1923-1968, the idealist by Niall Ferguson Nietzsche’s great politics by Hugo Drochon The language animal : the … Continue reading

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Books added 14th June 2017

Effective Java (2nd edn) by Joshua Bloch Delegation and accountability in parliamentary democracies edited by Kaare Strøm, Wolfgang C. Müller and Torbjörn Bergman Diplomacy and the making of world politics edited by Ole Jacob Sending, Vincent Pouliot and Iver B. … Continue reading

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Books added 13th June 2017

The laws of Solon : a new edition with introduction, translation and commentary by Delfim F. Leão and P.J. Rhodes Economics of the family by Martin Browning, Pierre-André Chiappori and Yoram Weiss (On Display) Hume : an intellectual biography by … Continue reading

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Books added 12th June 2017

William Hogarth : a complete catalogue of the paintings by Elizabeth Einberg (On Display) The imaginary museum of musical works : an essay in the philosophy of music by Lydia Goehr The writing of terrorism : contemporary American fiction and … Continue reading

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Books added 8th June 2017

Far-right politics in Europe by Jean-Yves Camus and Nicolas Lebourg ; translated by Jane Marie Todd (On Display) Civil rights and the making of the modern American state by Megan Ming Francis Housewives and citizens : Domesticity and the women’s … Continue reading

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