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Volume 33, Number 1, March, 2000
Volume 33, Number 2, June, 2000
Volume 33, Number 3, September, 2000
Volume 33, Number 4, December, 2000
Volume 34, Number 1, March, 2001
Volume 34, Number 2, June, 2001
Volume 34, Number 3, September, 2001
Volume 34, Number 4, December, 2001
Volume 35, Number 1, March, 2002
Volume 35, Number 2, June, 2002
Volume 35, Number 3, September, 2002
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2002
Volume 17, Number 1, March, 1984
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2002
Volume 36, Number 1, March, 2003
Volume 36, Number 2, June, 2003
Volume 36, Number 3, September, 2003
Volume 36, Number 4, December, 2003
Volume 37, Number 1, March, 2004
Volume 37, Number 2, June, 2004
Volume 37, Number 3, September, 2004
Volume 37, Number 4, December, 2004
Volume 38, Number 1, March, 2005
Volume 38, Number 2, June, 2005
Volume 38, Number 3, September, 2005
Volume 38, Number 4, December, 2005
Volume 39, Number 1, March, 2006
Volume 39, Number 2, June, 2006
Volume 39, Number 3, September, 2006
Volume 39, Number 4, December, 2006
Volume 39, Number 4(143), 2006
Volume 40, Number 1, March, 2007
Volume 40, Number 2, June, 2007
Volume 40, Number 3, September, 2007
Volume 40, Number 4, December, 2007
Volume 41, Number 1, March, 2008
Volume 41, Number 2, June, 2008
Volume 41, Number 3, September, 2008
Volume 41, Number 4, December, 2008
Volume 42, Number 1, March, 2009
Volume 42, Number 2, June, 2009
Volume 42, Number 3, September, 2009
Volume 42, Number 4, December, 2009
Volume 38, Number 1, 2007


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 33, Number 1, March, 2000

                      Anonymous   Editorial note . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--2
                 Gregory Radick   Morgan's canon, Garner's phonograph, and
                                  the evolutionary origins of language and
                                  reason . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--23
                  Mark Harrison   From medical astrology to medical
                                  astronomy: sol-lunar and planetary
                                  theories of disease in British medicine,
                                  c. 1700--1850  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--48
                 Theresa Levitt   Editing out caloric: Fresnel, Arago and
                                  the meaning of light . . . . . . . . . . 49--65
         Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie   Obligatory amateurs: Annie Maunder
                                  (1868--1947) and British women
                                  astronomers at the dawn of professional
                                  astronomy  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--84
                       Joe Cain   Towards a `greater degree of
                                  integration': the Society for the Study
                                  of Speciation, 1939--1941  . . . . . . . 85--108
                     Ian Varcoe   Comment: practical proposals by
                                  scientists for reforming the machinery
                                  of scientific advice, 1914--17 . . . . . 109--114
                   P. M. Harman   Book Review: Ezio Vailati, Leibniz and
                                  Clarke. A Study of Their Correspondence.
                                  Oxford and New York: Oxford University
                                  Press/OUPusa, 1997. Pp. xii + 250. ISBN
                                  0-19-5113993. \pounds 35.00  . . . . . . 115--124
                 Katherine Neal   Book Reviews: Eric G. Forbes, Lesley
                                  Murdin and Frances Willmoth (eds.), The
                                  Correspondence of John Flamsteed, the
                                  First Astronomer Royal. Vol. 1.
                                  1666--1682. Bristol: Institute of
                                  Physics, 1995. Pp. xlix + 955. ISBN
                                  0-7503-01473-3. \pounds 140.00.
                                  \$280.00. Eric G. Forbes, Lesley Murdin
                                  and Frances Willmoth (eds.), The
                                  Correspondence of John Flamsteed, the
                                  First Astronomer Royal. Vol. 2.
                                  1682--1703. Bristol: Institute of
                                  Physics, 1997. Pp. xxxvii+1095. ISBN
                                  0-7503-0391-3. \pounds 140.00, \$280.00  115--124
                 Katherine Neal   Book Review: Frances Willmoth (ed.),
                                  Flamsteed's Stars: New Perspectives on
                                  the Life and Work of the first
                                  Astronomer Royal, 1646--1719.
                                  Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press
                                  in association with the National
                                  Maritime Museum, 1997. Pp. xiv + 271.
                                  ISBN 0-85115-706-8. \pounds 45.00  . . . 115--124
                 Gregory Radick   Book Review: Stephen G. Alter, Darwinism
                                  and the Linguistic Image: Language,
                                  Race, and Natural Theology in the
                                  Nineteenth Century. Baltimore: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 1999. Pp. xiii
                                  + 193. ISBN 0-8018-5882-8. \pounds 32.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--124
                    Roger Smith   Book Reviews: H. F. Augstein (ed.),
                                  Race: The Origins of an Idea,
                                  1760--1850. Key Issues, 14. Bristol:
                                  Thoemmes Press, 1996. Pp. xxxiii + 260.
                                  ISBN 1-85506-455-3, \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback); 1-85506-454-5, \pounds 14.95
                                  (paperback). Graham Richards, `Race',
                                  Racism and Psychology: Towards a
                                  Reflexive History. London: Routledge,
                                  1997, Pp. xvii+372. ISBN 0-415-10140-7,
                                  \pounds 50.00 (hardback); 0-415-10141-7,
                                  \pounds 10.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 115--124
               Robinson M. Yost   Book Reviews: Crosbie Smith, The Science
                                  of Energy: A Cultural History of Energy
                                  Physics in Victorian Britain. London and
                                  Chicago: The Athlone Press and
                                  University of Chicago Press, 1998. Pp.
                                  xi + 404. ISBN 0-485-11431-3, \pounds
                                  55.00 (hardback); ISBN 0-485-12145-X;
                                  \pounds 19.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 115--124
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--125
                      Anonymous   BJHS September 1999 issue  . . . . . . . 127--127

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 33, Number 2, June, 2000

                  Steven Shapin   Descartes the doctor: rationalism and
                                  its therapies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131--154
             Jonathan R. Topham   BJHS special section: book history and
                                  the sciences Introduction  . . . . . . . 155--158
                   Adrian Johns   Miscellaneous methods: authors,
                                  societies and journals in early modern
                                  England  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159--186
                  Leslie Howsam   An experiment with science for the
                                  nineteenth-century book trade: the
                                  International Scientific Series  . . . . 187--207
                 Nicolaas Rupke   Translation studies in the history of
                                  science: the example of Vestiges . . . . 209--222
                   D. W. Waters   Obituary: Derek Howse (1919--1998) . . . 223--225
                Geoffrey Cantor   Obituary: Casper Hakfoort (1955--1999)   227--229
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Michael Riordan and Lillian
                                  Hoddeson, Crystal Fire: The Birth of the
                                  Information Age. New York and London: W.
                                  W. Norton & Company, 1997. Pp. x + 352.
                                  ISBN 0-393-04124-7. \pounds 27.50,
                                  \$56.95} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                    Jim Bennett   Book Review: I. S. Glass, Victorian
                                  Telescope Makers: The Lives and Letters
                                  of Thomas and Howard Grubb. Bristol and
                                  Philadelphia: Institute of Physics
                                  Publishing, 1997. Pp. xiii + 279. ISBN
                                  0-7503-0454-5. \pounds 30.00, \$50.00}   231--254
          J. Bruce Brackenridge   Book Review: Isaac Newton. The
                                  Principia: Mathematical Principles of
                                  Natural Philosophy, 3rd edition (1726).
                                  Newly translated by I. Bernard Cohen and
                                  Anne Whitman. With a supplement by I.
                                  Bernard Cohen. Berkeley: University of
                                  California Press, 1999. Pp. 1025. ISBN
                                  0-520-08816-6. \pounds 60.00, \$75.00
                                  (cloth); 0-520-08817-4, \pounds 24.95,
                                  \$35.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                   Alan Collins   Book Review: Leila Zenderland, Measuring
                                  Minds: Henry Herbert Goddard and the
                                  Origins of American Intelligence
                                  Testing. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 1998. Pp. vii + 466. ISBN
                                  0-521-44373-3. \pounds 45.00, \$64.95}   231--254
                Frances Dawbarn   Book Review: Andrea Carlino (Translated
                                  by John Tedeschi and Anne C. Tedeschi).
                                  Books of the Body: Anatomical Ritual and
                                  Renaissance Learning. Chicago:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 1999  . . . 231--254
                      Fa-ti Fan   Book Review: Masao Watanabe, Science and
                                  Cultural Exchange in Modern History:
                                  Japan and the West. Tokyo: Hokusen-Sha,
                                  1997. Pp. xi + 406. ISBN 4-938424-73-8.
                                  No price given . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                   P. M. Harman   Book Review: Charles Coulston Gillispie,
                                  with the collaboration of Robert Fox and
                                  Ivor Grattan-Guinness. Pierre-Simon
                                  Laplace, 1749--1827. A Life in Exact
                                  Science. Princeton University Press:
                                  Princeton, New Jersey, 1998. Pp. xii +
                                  322. ISBN 0-691-10850-0. \$49.50,
                                  \pounds 35.00} . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Reviews: V. Y. Frenkel, Yakov Ilich
                                  Frenkel. His Work, Life and Letters.
                                  Basel, Boston and Berlin: Birkhauser,
                                  1996. Pp. viii + 323. ISBN 3-7643-2741-3
                                  (Basel); ISBN 0-8176-2741-3 (Boston).
                                  DM198 (no sterling price given)  . . . . 231--254
               Sachiko Kusukawa   Book Review: Charlotte Methuen, Kepler's
                                  Tübingen: Stimulus to a Theological
                                  Mathematics. Aldershot: Ashgate, 1998.
                                  Pp. 288+xi. ISBN 1-85928-397-7. \pounds
                                  45.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
              John M. MacKenzie   Book Review: Deepak Kumar. Science and
                                  the Raj, 1857--1905. Delhi: Oxford
                                  University Press, 1997. Pp. xv + 273.
                                  ISBN 0-19-564194-9. \pounds 4.50,
                                  \$10.95} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                   Silvia Manzo   Book Review: Francis Bacon,
                                  Philosophical Studies, c. 1611 -- c.
                                  1619, edited by Graham Rees. The Oxford
                                  Francis Bacon, VI. Oxford: Clarendon
                                  Press, 1996. Pp. cxvi + 503. ISBN
                                  0-19-812290-X. \pounds 80.00 . . . . . . 231--254
                    Rosa Medina   Book Review: José Ma López Piñero et al.
                                  (eds.), Bibliographia Medica Hispanica,
                                  1475--1950, Volumen V, Libros y
                                  Folletos, 1851--1900, Caudemos
                                  Valencianos de Historia de la Medicina y
                                  de la Ciencia, L. Valencia, Instituto de
                                  Estudios Documentales e Históricos sobre
                                  la Clencia Valencia: Universitat de
                                  Val\`encia-C.S.I.C., 1996. Pp. 956. ISBN
                                  84-370-2349-1. No price given  . . . . . 231--254
                Paolo Palladino   Book Review: Paul Thagard. How
                                  Scientists Explain Disease. Princeton:
                                  Princeton University Press, 1999. Pp.
                                  xviii + 263. ISBN 0-691-00261-4, \pounds
                                  18.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--254
                Diederick Raven   Book Review: Klaas van Berkel,
                                  Dijksterhuis: een biografie. Amsterdam:
                                  Uitgeverij Bert Bakker, 1996. Pp. 639.
                                  ISBN 90-351-16941. HFL75 . . . . . . . . 231--254
                Maria Yamalidou   Book Review: Aleksandr Yakovlevich
                                  Kipnis, Boris Efimovich Yavelov and John
                                  Shipley Rowlinson, Van der Waals and
                                  Molecular Science. Oxford: Clarendon
                                  Press, 1996. Pp. ix + 313. ISBN
                                  0-19-855210-6. \pounds 60.00 . . . . . . 231--254
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 255--256

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 33, Number 3, September, 2000

               Massimo Mazzotti   For science and for the Pope-king:
                                  writing the history of the exact
                                  sciences in nineteenth-century Rome  . . 257--282
                    Roger Smith   The embodiment of value: C. S.
                                  Sherrington and the cultivation of
                                  science  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283--311
                   Jim Endersby   A garden enclosed: botanical barter in
                                  Sydney, 1818--1839 . . . . . . . . . . . 313--334
          Ronald L. Numbers and   
                 John Stenhouse   Antievolutionism in the Antipodes: from
                                  protesting evolution to promoting
                                  creationism in New Zealand . . . . . . . 335--350
              Sally M. Horrocks   A promising pioneer profession? Women in
                                  industrial chemistry in inter-war
                                  Britain  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 351--367
              Lesley B. Cormack   Book Review: Matthew H. Edney, Mapping
                                  an Empire: The Geographical Construction
                                  of British India, 1765--1843. Chicago:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 1997. Pp.
                                  xx + 480. ISBN 0-226-18487-0. \pounds
                                  27.95, \$35.00}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--379
                      Tom Dixon   Book Review: Penelope Gouk, Music,
                                  Science and Natural Magic in
                                  Seventeenth-Century England. New Haven
                                  and London: Yale University Press, 1999.
                                  Pp. xii + 308. ISBN 0-300-07383-6.
                                  \pounds 30.00, \$35.00}  . . . . . . . . 369--379
              John M. MacKenzie   Book Review: John Gascoigne, Science in
                                  the Service of Empire: Joseph Banks, the
                                  British State and the Uses of Science in
                                  the Age of Revolution. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp.
                                  viii + 247. ISBN 0-521-55069-6. \pounds
                                  40.00, \$64.95}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--379
                Silvia A. Manzo   Book Review: Miguel Angel Granada, El
                                  debate cosmológico en 1588. Bruno, Brahe,
                                  Rothmann, Ursus, Röslin. Istituto
                                  Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici,
                                  Lezioni della Scuola di Studi Superiori
                                  in Napoli, Bibliopolis, Napoli, 1996.
                                  Pp. 166  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--379
                 Maria Rentetzi   Book Review: Peter Galison, Image and
                                  Logic: A Material Culture of
                                  Microphysics. Chicago: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 1997. Pp. xxv + 995. ISBN
                                  0-226-27916-2. \pounds 63.00, \$90.00}   369--379
                    David Riley   Book Review: Jack Morrell, Science,
                                  Culture and Politics in Britain,
                                  1750--1870. Variorum Collected Studies
                                  Series, CS567. Aldershot: Ashgate, 1997.
                                  Pp. xii + 336. ISBN 0-86078-633-1.
                                  \pounds 52.50  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--379
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 380--382

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 33, Number 4, December, 2000

                   Jon Agar and   
        William J. Ashworth and   
                    Jeff Hughes   BJHS special issue: On time: history,
                                  science and commemoration  . . . . . . . 385--385
           William Ashworth and   
                   Jon Agar and   
                    Jeff Hughes   On time: history, science and
                                  commemoration. Special issue . . . . . . 385--514
             Ludmilla Jordanova   Presidential address: remembrance of
                                  science past . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 387--406
                  Patricia Fara   Isaac Newton lived here: Sites of memory
                                  and scientific heritage  . . . . . . . . 407--426
                     Rob Iliffe   The masculine birth of time: temporal
                                  frameworks of early modern natural
                                  philosophy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 427--453
                Iwan Rhys Morus   `The nervous system of Britain': space,
                                  time and the electric telegraph in the
                                  Victorian age  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 455--475
           Carlene Stephens and   
                  Maggie Dennis   Engineering time: inventing the
                                  electronic wristwatch  . . . . . . . . . 477--497
                      Anonymous   British Society for the History of
                                  Science Report of Council for the year
                                  1999 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 501--514


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 34, Number 1, March, 2001

                  Gordon Mcouat   Cataloguing power: delineating
                                  `competent naturalists' and the meaning
                                  of species in the British Museum . . . . 1--28
                     Saba Bahar   Jane Marcet and the limits to public
                                  science  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--49
                Michael Freeman   Tracks to a new world: railway
                                  excavation and the extension of
                                  geological knowledge in
                                  mid-nineteenth-century Britain . . . . . 51--65
           Klaus B. Staubermann   Tying the knot: skill, judgement and
                                  authority in the 1870s Leipzig
                                  spiritistic experiments  . . . . . . . . 67--79
                 Barry Brundell   Catholic Church politics and evolution
                                  theory, 1894--1902 . . . . . . . . . . . 81--95
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: James C. Scott, Seeing Like
                                  a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve
                                  the Human Condition Have Failed. New
                                  Haven and London: Yale University Press,
                                  1998. Pp. xiv + 445. ISBN 0-300-07016-0.
                                  \pounds 27.50, \$37.50 (hardback);
                                  0-300-07815-3. \pounds 11.95, \$16.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Patrick Moore, The
                                  Wandering Astronomer. Bristol and
                                  Philadelphia: Institute of Physics
                                  Publishing, 1999. Pp. 208. ISBN
                                  0-7503-0693-9. \pounds 19.95 . . . . . . 97--124
            William J. Ashworth   Book Review: Michael J. Crowe, David R.
                                  Dyck and James R. Kevin (eds.), A
                                  Calendar of the Correspondence of Sir
                                  John Herschel. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 1998. Pp. 828. ISBN
                                  0-521-63149-1. \pounds 100.00  . . . . . 97--124
                 Charlotte Bigg   Book Review: Ileana Chinnici, La Carte
                                  du ciel: Correspondance inédite conservée
                                  dans les Archives de l'Observatoire de
                                  Paris. Paris: Observatoire de Paris;
                                  Palermo: Osservatorio Astronomico di
                                  Palermo G. S. Vaiana (with the support
                                  of the International Astronomical
                                  Union), 1999. Pp. xviii + 475. ISBN
                                  2-901057-40-3. FF 150.00, ECU 22.87  . . 97--124
              Cristina Chimisso   Book Review: Bernadette
                                  Bensaude-Vincent, L'Opinion publique et
                                  la science: \`a chacun son ignorance.
                                  Paris: Sanofi-Synthélabo, 2000. Pp. 239.
                                  ISBN 2-84324-141-3. FF 94.00 . . . . . . 97--124
                   Alan Collins   Book Review: Jack D. Pressman, Last
                                  Resort: Psychosurgery and the Limits of
                                  Medicine. Studies in the History of
                                  Medicine. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 1998. Pp. xv + 555.
                                  ISBN 0-521-35371-8. \pounds 40.00,
                                  \$49.95} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
                   Steve Fuller   Book Review: Ziauddin Sardar, Thomas
                                  Kuhn and the Science Wars. Postmodern
                                  Encounters. Cambridge: Icon Books, 2000.
                                  Pp. 76. ISBN 1-84046-136-5. \pounds 2.99 97--124
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Ulrich Marsch, Zwischen
                                  Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft:
                                  Industrieforschung in Deutschland und
                                  Grossbritannien 1880--1936. Publications
                                  of the German Historical Institute,
                                  London, Volume 47. Paderborn: Ferdinand
                                  Schoeningh, 2000. Pp. 559. ISBN
                                  3-506-72045-7. DM 168.00 . . . . . . . . 97--124
                      Jon Hodge   Book Review: Frederick Burkhardt, Duncan
                                  M. Porter, Joy Harvey and Jonathan R. T
                                  Opham (eds.), The Correspondence of
                                  Charles Darwin, Volume 10, 1862.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  1997. Pp. xl + 936. ISBN 0-521-59032-9.
                                  \pounds 50.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
           Frank A. J. L. James   Book Review: Albert E. Moyer, Joseph
                                  Henry: The Rise of an American
                                  Scientist. Washington and London:
                                  Smithsonian Institution Press, 1997. Pp.
                                  xii + 348. ISBN 1-56098-776-6. \pounds
                                  34.95, \$45.00}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
               Sharon Macdonald   Book Review: Svante Lindqvist (ed.) with
                                  Marika Hedin and Ulf Larsson (associate
                                  eds.), Museums of Modern Science. Nobel
                                  Symposium, 112. Canton: Science History
                                  Publications, 2000. Pp. xii + 200. ISBN
                                  0-88135-299-3. \$39.95}  . . . . . . . . 97--124
                   Silvia Manzo   Book Review: Francis Bacon, The New
                                  Organon. Edited by Lisa Jardine and
                                  Michael Silverthorne. Cambridge Texts in
                                  the History of Philosophy. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xxxv + 252. ISBN 0-521-56399-2. \$59.95
                                  (hardback); 0--521--56483--2. \$18.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
      Agustí Nieto-Galan   Book Review: Liliane Hilaire-Pérez,
                                  L'Invention technique au si\`ecle des
                                  lumi\`eres. Paris: Albin Michel, 2000.
                                  Pp. 443. ISBN 2-226-11537-4. FF 140.00   97--124
                   Kevin Padian   Book Review: Deborah Cadbury, The
                                  Dinosaur Hunters: A True Story of
                                  Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of
                                  the Prehistoric World. London: Fourth
                                  Estate, 2000. Pp. x + 374. ISBN
                                  1-85702-959-3. \pounds 15.99 . . . . . . 97--124
                Diederick Raven   Book Review: D. Van Dalen, Mystic,
                                  Geometer, and Intuitionist: The Life of
                                  L. E. J. Brouwer. Volume 1: The Dawning
                                  Revolution. Oxford: Clarendon Press,
                                  1999. Pp. 456. ISBN 0-19-850297-4.
                                  \pounds 75.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
             Marsha L. Richmond   Book Review: Richard Keynes (ed.),
                                  Charles Darwin's Zoology Notes and
                                  Specimen Lists from HMS Beagle.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xxxiv + 430. ISBN
                                  0-521-46569-9. \pounds 95.00, \$150} . . 97--124
                    David Riley   Book Review: James E. McLellan III and
                                  Harold Dorn, Science and Technology in
                                  World History: An Introduction. Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 1999. Pp. viii
                                  + 404. ISBN 0-8018-5868-2, \pounds 48
                                  (hardback); 0-8018-5869-0, \pounds 13
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
                    David Riley   Book Review: Roy M. MacLeod, The `Creed
                                  of Science' in Victorian England.
                                  Variorum Collected Studies Series:
                                  CS598. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000. Pp.
                                  346. ISBN 0-86078-669-2. \pounds 57.50   97--124
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--128

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 34, Number 2, June, 2001

                  Simon Werrett   Wonders never cease: Descartes's
                                  \booktitleMétéores and the rainbow
                                  fountain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--147
                   Jan Golinski   `Exquisite Atmography': theories of the
                                  world and experiences of the weather in
                                  a diary of 1703  . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--171
                 Jimena Canales   Exit the frog, enter the human:
                                  physiology and experimental psychology
                                  in nineteenth-century astronomy  . . . . 173--197
                   Yakup Bektas   Displaying the American genius: the
                                  electromagnetic telegraph in the wider
                                  world  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--232
                  Kurt Danziger   Book Review: L. S. Jacyna, Lost Words:
                                  Narratives of Language and the Brain,
                                  1825--1926. Princeton and Oxford:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2000. Pp. ix
                                  + 241. ISBN 0-691-00413-7. \pounds
                                  28.50, \$45.00}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                   Nicholas Dew   Book Review: Peter N. Miller, Peiresc's
                                  Europe: Learning and Virtue in the
                                  Seventeenth Century. New Haven and
                                  London: Yale University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xvi + 234. ISBN 0-300-08252-5. \pounds
                                  30.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                Andrew Emmerson   Book Review: Donald F. McLean, Restoring
                                  Baird's Image. IEE History of Technology
                                  Series, 27. London: Institution of
                                  Electrical Engineers, 2000. Pp. xx +
                                  295. ISBN 0-85296-795-0. \pounds 29.00,
                                  \$55.00} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                  Paula Findlen   Book Review: Lorraine Daston and
                                  Katharine Park, Wonders and the Order of
                                  Nature, 1150--1750. New York: Zone
                                  Books, 1998. Pp. 511. ISBN
                                  0-942299-90-6. \pounds 24.95, \$36.50}   233--250
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: John Ziman (ed.),
                                  Technological Innovation as an
                                  Evolutionary Process. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xvii + 379. ISBN 0-521-62361-8. \pounds
                                  40.00, \$64.95}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                  Philip Hardie   Book Review: Emma Gee, Ovid, Aratus and
                                  Augustus: Astronomy in Ovid's Fasti.
                                  Cambridge Classical Studies. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. xi
                                  + 226. ISBN 0-521-65187-5. \$54.95}  . . 233--250
             Jens Hòyrup   Book Review: Serafina Cuomo, Pappus of
                                  Alexandria and the Mathematics of Late
                                  Antiquity. Cambridge Classical Studies.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. ix + 234. ISBN 0-521-64211-6.
                                  \$59.95} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Review: Jack Morrell, Science at
                                  Oxford, 1914--1939: Transforming an Arts
                                  University. Oxford: Clarendon Press,
                                  1997. Pp. xx + 473. ISBN 0-19-820657-7.
                                  \pounds 55.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                Iwan Rhys Morus   Book Review: Ian R. Bartky, Selling the
                                  True Time: Nineteenth-Century
                                  Timekeeping in America. Stanford:
                                  Stanford University Press, 2000. Pp. xvi
                                  + 310. ISBN 0-8047-3874-2. \pounds
                                  27.50, \$45.00}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                 Buhm Soon Park   Book Review: Anders Lundgren and
                                  Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent (eds.),
                                  Communicating Chemistry: Textbooks and
                                  their Audiences, 1789--1939. Canton, MA:
                                  Science History Publications, 2000. Pp.
                                  vii + 465. ISBN 0-88135-274-8. \$56.00}  233--250
                     Roy Porter   Book Review: Marina Frasca-Spada and
                                  Nick Jardine (eds.), \booktitleBooks and
                                  the Sciences in History. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xiv + 438. ISBN 0-521-65939-6. \pounds
                                  18.95, \$29.95}  . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--250
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--253

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 34, Number 3, September, 2001

                   James Sumner   John Richardson, saccharometry and the
                                  pounds-per-barrel extract: the
                                  construction of a quantity . . . . . . . 255--273
                     E. P. Hamm   Unpacking Goethe's collections: the
                                  public and the private in
                                  natural-historical collecting  . . . . . 275--300
               Maurice Crosland   Popular science and the arts: challenges
                                  to cultural authority in France under
                                  the Second Empire  . . . . . . . . . . . 301--322
                David Burbridge   Francis Galton on twins, heredity and
                                  social class . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323--340
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: James Gillies and Robert
                                  Cailliau, How the Web was Born. Oxford:
                                  Oxford University Press, 2000. Pp. xii +
                                  372. ISBN 0-19-286207-3. \pounds 8.99,
                                  \$15.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
                   Barry Barnes   Book Review: Thomas S. Kuhn, The Road
                                  since Structure : Philosophical Essays,
                                  1970--1993, with an Autobiographical
                                  Interview. Edited by James Conant and
                                  John Haugeland. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  viii + 335. ISBN 0-226-45798-2. \pounds
                                  16.00, \$25.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 341--373
                  Mark Beecroft   Book Review: Felix Driver, Geography
                                  Militant: Cultures of Exploration and
                                  Empire. Oxford: Blackwell, 2001. Pp.
                                  viii + 258. ISBN 0-631-20112-2. \pounds
                                  16.99, \$29.95 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 341--373
                 Ingemar Bohlin   Book Review: Lorraine Daston (ed.),
                                  Biographies of Scientific Objects.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2000. Pp. x + 308. ISBN
                                  0-226-13672-8. \pounds 13.50, \$19.00}   341--373
                Geoffrey Cantor   Book Review: Paul Knights (ed.), The
                                  Manuscripts of Michael Faraday
                                  (1791--1867) from the Collections of the
                                  Royal Institution -- the Institution of
                                  Electrical Engineers -- the Guildhall
                                  Library. Wakefield: Microform Academic
                                  Publishers, 2001. 23 microfilm reels.
                                  \pounds 1058.00 (complete), \pounds
                                  46.00 (individual reels). Frank A. J. L.
                                  James, Guide to the Microfilm Edition of
                                  the Manuscripts of Michael Faraday
                                  (1791--1867) from the Collections of the
                                  Royal Institution -- the Institution of
                                  Electrical Engineers -- the Guildhall
                                  Library. Wakefield: Microform Academic
                                  Publishers, 2000. Pp. 94. ISBN
                                  1-851170-31-6. \pounds 10.00 (paperback) 341--373
              Cristina Chimisso   Book Review: Nicole Hulin (ed.),
                                  Physique et humanités scientifiques:
                                  autour de la réforme de l'enseignement de
                                  1902. Etudes et documents. Villeneuve
                                  d'Ascq: Presses universitaires du
                                  Septentrion, 2000. Pp. 339. ISBN
                                  2-85939-624-1. FF 170.00, Euro 24.92
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
                    Brian Dolan   Book Review: June Z. Fullmer, Young
                                  Humphry Davy: The Making of an
                                  Experimental Chemist. Memoirs of the
                                  American Philosophical Society, 237.
                                  Philadelphia: American Philosophical
                                  Society, 2000. Pp. xvi + 385. ISBN
                                  0-87169-237-6. \$30.00 (hardback)} . . . 341--373
                   Steve Fuller   Book Review: Malachi Haim Hacohen, Karl
                                  Popper -- The Formative Years,
                                  1902--1945: Politics and Philosophy in
                                  Interwar Vienna. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 610.
                                  ISBN 0-521-47053-6. \pounds 35.00,
                                  \$54.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
                     John Henry   Book Review: Robert Fox (ed.), Thomas
                                  Harriot: An Elizabethan Man of Science.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000. Pp. xii + 317.
                                  ISBN 0-7546-0078-5. \pounds 47.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
               Arne Hessenbruch   Book Review: Sven Widmalm (ed.),
                                  Vetenskapsbärarna -- Naturvetenskapen i
                                  det svenska samhället, 1880--1950.
                                  Hedemora: Gidlunds förlag, 1999. Pp. 368.
                                  ISBN 91-7844300-8. No price given.
                                  Gustav Holmberg, Reaching for the Stars:
                                  Studies in the History of Swedish
                                  Stellar and Nebular Astronomy,
                                  1860--1940. Lund Studies in the History
                                  of Science and Ideas, 13. Lund: Ugglan,
                                  1999. Pp. 243. ISBN 91-628-3837-7.
                                  \pounds 10.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 341--373
                  Hester Higton   Book Review: Gerard L'E. Turner,
                                  Elizabethan Instrument Makers: The
                                  Origins of the London Trade in Precision
                                  Instrument Making. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. xiv + 305.
                                  ISBN 0-19-856566-6. \pounds 79.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
                  Kevin C. Knox   Book Review: Brian Dolan (ed.), Malthus,
                                  Medicine, & Morality: `Malthusianism'
                                  after 1798. Wellcome Institute Series in
                                  the History of Medicine: Clio Medica,
                                  59. Amsterdam and Atlanta, GA: Rodopi,
                                  2000. Pp. v + 232. ISBN 90-420-0851-2.
                                  \pounds 42.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 341--373
                   Silvia Manzo   Book Review: Peter Zigman (ed.),
                                  Einblicke in eine sterbende Ära: Das Ende
                                  des Mythos der guten alten Zeiten.
                                  Philosophica XXXII. Bratislava:
                                  Comenius-Universität, 2000. Pp. 191. ISBN
                                  80-223-1425-0. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--373
                   Peter Morris   Book Review: Colin A. Russell (ed.),
                                  Chemistry, Society and Environment: A
                                  New History of the British Chemical
                                  Industry. Cambridge: The Royal Society
                                  of Chemistry, 2000. Pp. xvi + 360. ISBN
                                  0-85404-599-6. \pounds 59.50 (hardback)  341--373
                    Ohad Parnes   Book Review: Christoph Meinel (ed.),
                                  Instrument--Experiment: historische
                                  Studien. Berlin: GNT-Verlag für
                                  Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und
                                  der Technik, 2000. Pp. 423. ISBN
                                  3-928186-51-5. \pounds 34.00 . . . . . . 341--373
                   James Risbey   Book Review: James Rodger Fleming,
                                  Historical Perspectives on Climate
                                  Change. New York and Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 1998. Pp. xiii + 194.
                                  ISBN 0-19-507870-5. No price given . . . 341--373
                 Angela Schwarz   Book Review: E. C. Spary, Utopia's
                                  Garden: French Natural History from Old
                                  Regime to Revolution. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xv + 321. ISBN 0-226-76863-5.
                                  \pounds 16.00, \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . 341--373
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Rick Rylance, Victorian
                                  Psychology and British Culture
                                  1850--1880. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. x + 355. ISBN
                                  0-19-812283-7. \pounds 45.00 (hardback)  341--373
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375--378

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 34, Number 4, December, 2001

                  Perez Zagorin   Francis Bacon's concept of objectivity
                                  and the idols of the mind  . . . . . . . 379--393
              Michael Ben-Chaim   The discovery of natural goods: Newton's
                                  vocation as an `experimental
                                  philosopher' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 395--416
                   Ayval Ramati   The hidden truth of creation: Newton's
                                  method of fluxions . . . . . . . . . . . 417--438
           Klaus B. Staubermann   Making stars: projection culture in
                                  nineteenth-century German astronomy  . . 439--451
        Samuel J. M. M. Alberti   Book Review: Simon J. Knell, The Culture
                                  of English Geology, 1815--1851: A
                                  Science Revealed Through its Collecting.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000. Pp. xxi + 377.
                                  ISBN 1-84014-625-7. \pounds 59.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
             Mark V. Barrow, Jr   Book Review: Thomas R. Dunlap, Nature
                                  and the English Diaspora: Environment
                                  and History in the United States,
                                  Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
                                  Studies in Environment and History.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  1999. Pp. xv + 350. ISBN 0-521-65700-8.
                                  \pounds 13.95, \$19.95 (paperback)}  . . 453--481
              Daniel Brownstein   Book Review: Roger French, Dissection
                                  and Vivisection in the European
                                  Renaissance. Aldershot: Ashgate, 1999.
                                  Pp. ix + 289. ISBN 1-85928-361-6.
                                  \pounds 55.00, \$99.95 (hardback)} . . . 453--481
                   Ana Carneiro   Book Review: Alan J. Rocke,
                                  Nationalizing Science: Adolphe Wurtz and
                                  the Battle for French Chemistry.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xiii + 443. ISBN
                                  0-262-18204-1. \pounds 29.50 (hardback)  453--481
                    David Chart   Book Review: James H. Fetzer (ed.),
                                  Science, Explanation, and Rationality:
                                  Aspects of the Philosophy of Carl G.
                                  Hempel. Oxford: Oxford University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xxix + 342. ISBN
                                  0-19-512137-6. \pounds 37.50 (hardback)  453--481
               John F. M. Clark   Book Review: Vladimir Jankovic, Reading
                                  the Skies: A Cultural History of the
                                  Weather, 1650--1820. Manchester:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xiv + 272. ISBN 0-7190-5989-5. \pounds
                                  16.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
                   Colin Divall   Book Review: Neil Cossons (ed.),
                                  Perspectives on Industrial Archaeology.
                                  London: Science Museum, 2000. Pp. 176.
                                  ISBN 1-900747-31-6. \pounds 19.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
                   Steve Fuller   Book Review: Michael Friedman, A Parting
                                  of the Ways: Carnap, Cassirer, and
                                  Heidegger. Chicago: Open Court Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xv + 175. ISBN 0-8126-9425-2.
                                  \$24.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
            Michael T. Ghiselin   Book Review: Helena Gourko, Donald I.
                                  Williamson and Alfred I. Tauber (eds.),
                                  The Evolutionary Biology Papers of Elie
                                  Metchnikoff. Boston Studies in the
                                  Philosophy of Science, 212. Dordrecht,
                                  Boston and London: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2000. Pp. x + 221. ISBN
                                  0-7923-6067-2. \pounds 89.00 (hardback)  453--481
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Mikulá\vs Teich, Bier,
                                  Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft in
                                  Deutschland 1800--1914: Ein Beitrag zur
                                  deutschen Industrialisierungsgeschichte.
                                  Vienna: Böhlau, 2000. Pp. 353. ISBN
                                  3-205-99239-3. DM 69.80 (hardback) . . . 453--481
                   Nick Hopwood   Book Review: Heike Menz, Martin Heinrich
                                  Rathke (1793--1860): Ein Embryologe des
                                  19. Jahrhunderts. Acta Biohistorica, 7.
                                  Marburg: Basilisken-Presse, 2000. Pp.
                                  280. ISBN 3-925347-59-3. DM 78.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
           Frank A. J. L. James   Book Reviews: Marc Rothenberg, Paul H.
                                  Theerman, Kathleen W. Dorman, John C.
                                  Rumm and Deborah Y. Jeffries (eds.), The
                                  Papers of Joseph Henry. Volume 7. The
                                  Smithsonian Years, January
                                  1847--December 1849. Washington and
                                  London: Smithsonian Institution Press,
                                  1996. Pp. xlviii + 707. ISBN
                                  1-56098-533-X. No price given
                                  (hardback). Marc Rothenberg, Kathleen W.
                                  Dorman, Deborah Y. Jeffries and Frank R.
                                  Millikan (eds.), The Papers of Joseph
                                  Henry. Volume 8. The Smithsonian Years,
                                  January 1850--December 1853. Washington
                                  and London: Smithsonian Institution
                                  Press, 1998. Pp. xlvii+548. ISBN
                                  1-56098-891-6. No price given (hardback) 453--481
              Mark S. R. Jenner   Book Reviews: Philip K. Wilson, Surgery,
                                  Skin and Syphilis: Daniel Turner's
                                  London (1667--1741). Wellcome Institute
                                  Series in the History of Medicine: Clio
                                  Medica 54. Amsterdam and Atlanta, GA:
                                  Rodopi, 1999. Pp. xv + 312. ISBN
                                  90-420-0526-2. \pounds 48, \$88.50
                                  (hardback); ISBN 90-420-0516-5. \pounds
                                  13.50, \$22.50 (paperback) . . . . . . . 453--481
             Ludmilla Jordanova   Book Review: William R. Shea (ed.),
                                  Science and the Visual Image in the
                                  Enlightenment. European Studies in
                                  Science History and the Arts, IV.
                                  Canton: Science History Publications,
                                  2000. Pp. viii + 232. ISBN
                                  0-88135-285-3. \$39.95 (hardback)} . . . 453--481
        Domenico Bertoloni Meli   Book Review: W. R. Laird, The Unfinished
                                  Mechanics of Giuseppe Moletti: An
                                  Edition and English Translation of His
                                  Dialogue on Mechanics, 1576. Toronto,
                                  Buffalo and London: University of
                                  Toronto Press, 2000. Pp. xi + 222. ISBN
                                  0-8020-4699-1. \pounds 40.00, \$55.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
                Iwan Rhys Morus   Book Reviews: Michael Faraday,
                                  Experimental Researches in Electricity.
                                  Volume I, reprinted from the first
                                  edition, 1839. With an introduction by
                                  Howard Fisher. Santa Fe: Green Lion
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. 10+viii + 574. ISBN
                                  1-888009-09-8; Experimental Researches
                                  in Electricity. Volume II, reprinted
                                  from the first edition, 1844. Sante Fe:
                                  Green Lion Press, 2000. Pp. 2+viii+302.
                                  ISBN 1-888009-10-1; Experimental
                                  Researches in Electricity. Volume III,
                                  reprinted from the first edition, 1855.
                                  Sante Fe: Green Lion Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  viii+588. ISBN 1-888009-11-X. \$120.00
                                  (three hardback volumes)}  . . . . . . . 453--481
               Falk Müller   Book Review: B. Finn (ed.), with Robert
                                  Bud and Helmuth Trischler (associate
                                  eds.), Exposing Electronics. Artefacts:
                                  Studies in the History of Science and
                                  Technology, 2. Amsteldijk: Harwood
                                  Academic Publishers, 2000. Pp. xiv +
                                  199. ISBN 90-5823-057-0. \pounds 15.00,
                                  \$23.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Constantin Goschler (ed.),
                                  Wissenschaft und Öffentlichkeit in
                                  Berlin, 1870--1930. Stuttgart: Franz
                                  Steiner Verlag, 2000. Pp. 232. ISBN
                                  3-515-07778-2. DM 86.00 (paperback)  . . 453--481
                 Dorinda Outram   Book Review: Jonathan I. Israel, Radical
                                  Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making
                                  of Modernity 1650--1750. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xix + 810.
                                  ISBN 0-19-820608-9. \pounds 30.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
                    Sophie Page   Book Review: Barbara Howard Traister,
                                  The Notorious Astrological Physician of
                                  London: Works and Days of Simon Forman.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xviii + 250.
                                  ISBN 0-226-81140-9. \pounds 19.00,
                                  \$30.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
             Marsha L. Richmond   Book Review: Pnina G. Abir-Am and Clark
                                  A. Elliott (eds.), Commemorative
                                  Practices in Science: Historical
                                  Perspectives on the Politics of
                                  Collective Memory. Osiris, 14. Chicago:
                                  Chicago University Press, 2000. Pp. xii
                                  + 383. ISBN 0-226-00092-3. \$39.00
                                  (hardback); 0-226-00093-1. \$25.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--481
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Paul Lawrence Farber,
                                  Finding Order in Nature: The Naturalist
                                  Tradition from Linnaeus to E. O. Wilson.
                                  Johns Hopkins Introductory Studies in
                                  the History of Science. Baltimore and
                                  London: Johns Hopkins University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. x + 136. ISBN 0-8018-6390-2.
                                  \pounds 12.50 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 453--481
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483--485
                      Anonymous   Books reviewed . . . . . . . . . . . . . 486--488


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 35, Number 1, March, 2002

                 Jonathan Simon   Analysis and the hierarchy of nature in
                                  eighteenth-century chemistry . . . . . . 1--16
                  John Van Wyhe   The authority of human nature: the
                                  Schädellehre of Franz Joseph Gall . . . . 17--42
         Amy Ackerberg-Hastings   Analysis and synthesis in John
                                  Playfair's \booktitleElements of
                                  Geometry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43--72
                    Greta Jones   Alfred Russel Wallace, Robert Owen and
                                  the theory of natural selection  . . . . 73--96
              Daniel Brownstein   Book Review: Andrea Carlino, Paper
                                  Bodies: A Catalogue of Anatomical
                                  Fugitive Sheets 1538--1687. English
                                  translation by Noga Arikha. Medical
                                  History, Supplement 19. London: Wellcome
                                  Institute for the History of Medicine,
                                  1999. Pp. xvi + 352. ISBN 0-85484-069-9.
                                  \$50.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                    Brian Dolan   Book Review: R. R. Angerstein, R. R.
                                  Angerstein's Illustrated Travel Diary,
                                  1753--1755: Industry in England and
                                  Wales from a Swedish Perspective.
                                  Translated by Torsten and Peter Berg.
                                  With an introduction by Marilyn Palmer.
                                  London: Science Museum, 2001. Pp. xii +
                                  378. ISBN 1-900747-24-3. \pounds 34.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                     Alex Dolby   Book Reviews: Henry H. Bauer, Science or
                                  Pseudoscience: Magnetic Healing, Psychic
                                  Phenomena, and Other Heterodoxies.
                                  Urbana and Chicago: University of
                                  Illinois Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 275.
                                  ISBN 0-252-02601-2. \$29.95 (cloth).
                                  Michael Shermer, The Borderlands of
                                  Science: Where Science Meets Nonsense.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
                                  Pp. viii+360. ISBN 0-19-514326-4.
                                  \pounds 17.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 97--123
                 Mark R. Finlay   Book Review: Vaclav Smil, Enriching the
                                  Earth: Fritz Haber, Carl Bosch, and the
                                  Transformation of World Food Production.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xvii + 338. ISBN
                                  0-262-19449-X. \pounds 23.95 (hardback)  97--123
                   Steve Fuller   Book Review: Peter Machamer, Marcello
                                  Pera and Aristides Baltas, Scientific
                                  Controversies: Philosophical and
                                  Historical Perspectives. New York and
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. x + 278. ISBN 0-19-511987-8. \pounds
                                  32.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Review: David N. Livingstone, D. G.
                                  Hart and Mark A. Noll (eds.),
                                  Evangelicals and Science in Historical
                                  Perspective. Religion in America. Oxford
                                  and New York: Oxford University Press,
                                  1999. Pp. vi + 351. ISBN 0-19-511557-0.
                                  \pounds 39.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 97--123
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: Eric Higgs, Andrew Light
                                  and David Strong (eds.), Technology and
                                  the Good Life? Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xii + 392. ISBN 0-226-33387-6. \pounds
                                  16.00, \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 97--123
                     John Henry   Book Review: Francis Bacon, The
                                  Instauratio Magna : Last Writings.
                                  Edited with introduction, notes,
                                  commentaries, and facing-page
                                  translations by Graham Rees. The Oxford
                                  Francis Bacon, XIII. Oxford: Clarendon
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xcvi + 363. ISBN
                                  0-19-818470-0. \pounds 80.00 (hardback)  97--123
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Xiang Chen, Instrumental
                                  Traditions and Theories of Light: The
                                  Uses of Instruments in the Optical
                                  Revolution. Science and Philosophy, 9.
                                  Dordrecht, Boston and London: Kluwer
                                  Academic Publishers, 2000. Pp. xxiii +
                                  211. ISBN 0-7923-6349-3. \pounds 60.00,
                                  \$99.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
               Massimo Mazzotti   Book Review: Jeremy J. Gray, The Hilbert
                                  Challenge. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xii + 315. ISBN
                                  0-19-850651-1. \pounds 20.00 (hardback)  97--123
                Iwan Rhys Morus   Book Review: Myles W. Jackson, Spectrum
                                  of Belief: Joseph von Fraunhofer and the
                                  Craft of Precision Optics.
                                  Transformations: Studies in the History
                                  of Science and Technology. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: MIT Press, 2000. Pp. x +
                                  284. ISBN 0-262-10084-3. \pounds 23.95
                                  (cloth)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                 Gregory Radick   Book Review: Ian Hacking, The Social
                                  Construction of What? Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. x + 261. ISBN 0-674-00412-4. \pounds
                                  11.50 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                     Dave Riley   Book Review: W. Clark, J. Golinski and
                                  S. Schaffer (eds.), The Sciences in
                                  Enlightened Europe. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 1999. Pp.
                                  xiv + 566. ISBN 0-226-10939-9. \pounds
                                  59.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
              Chandak Sengoopta   Book Review: Simon A. Cole, Suspect
                                  Identities: A History of Fingerprinting
                                  and Criminal Identification. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: Harvard University Press,
                                  2001. Pp. 369. ISBN 0-674-00455-8.
                                  \pounds 23.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 97--123
                  Steven Shapin   Book Review: Stephen Gaukroger, Francis
                                  Bacon and the Transformation of
                                  Early-Modern Philosophy. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xii + 249. ISBN 0-521-80536-8. \pounds
                                  14.95, \$21.95 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 97--123
                 Paul Weindling   Book Review: Daniel Gasman, Haeckel's
                                  Monism and the Birth of Fascist
                                  Ideology. Studies in Modern European
                                  History, 33. New York: Peter Lang, 1998.
                                  Pp. vii + 482. ISBN 0-8204-4108-2.
                                  \$69.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                 Paul Weindling   Book Review: Susanne Zimmermann, Die
                                  Medizinische Fakultät der Universität Jena
                                  während der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus.
                                  Ernst-Haeckel-Haus-Studien: Monographien
                                  zur Geschichte der Biowissenschaften und
                                  Medizin, Band 2. Berlin: VWB, 2000. Pp.
                                  223. ISBN 3-86135-481-0. DM 48.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--123
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--127
              Chandak Sengoopta   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128--128

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 35, Number 2, June, 2002

   Liliane Hilaire-Pérez   Diderot's views on artists' and
                                  inventors' rights: invention, imitation
                                  and reputation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--150
                 Hannah Gay and   
                   Anne Barrett   Should the cobbler stick to his last?
                                  Silvanus Phillips Thompson and the
                                  making of a scientific career  . . . . . 151--186
            Kostas Gavroglu and   
              Ana Simões   Preparing the ground for quantum
                                  chemistry in Great Britain: the work of
                                  the physicist R. H. Fowler and the
                                  chemist N. V. Sidgwick . . . . . . . . . 187--212
                    Jim Bennett   Book Review: Bruce Stephenson, Marvin
                                  Bolt and Anna Felicity Friedman, The
                                  Universe Unveiled: Instruments and
                                  Images through History. Chicago: Adler
                                  Planetarium and Astronomy Museum and
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. 152. ISBN 0-521-79143-X.
                                  \pounds 19.95, \$29.95 (hardback)} . . . 213--250
          Steven Vanden Broecke   Book Review: Anthony Grafton and Nancy
                                  Siraisi (eds.), Natural Particulars:
                                  Nature and the Disciplines in
                                  Renaissance Europe. Dibner Institute
                                  Studies in the History of Science and
                                  Technology. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  MIT Press, 1999. Pp. xi + 426. ISBN
                                  0-262-07193-2. \pounds 33.50 (hardback)  213--250
              C. A. J. Chilvers   Book Review: Raymond G. Stokes,
                                  Constructing Socialism: Technology and
                                  Change in East Germany, 1945--1990.
                                  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xi + 260. ISBN
                                  0-8018-6391-0. \pounds 33.00 (hardback)  213--250
                 R. G. A. Dolby   Book Review: Ken Richardson, The Making
                                  of Intelligence. Maps of the Mind. New
                                  York: Columbia University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. viii + 210. ISBN 0-231-12004-4.
                                  \$24.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                    Peter Elmer   Book Review: Michael Hunter (ed.), The
                                  Occult Laboratory: Magic, Science and
                                  Second Sight in Late Seventeenth-Century
                                  Scotland. A New Edition of Robert Kirk's
                                  The Secret Commonwealth and Other Texts.
                                  Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2001. Pp. vii
                                  + 247. ISBN 0-85115-801-3. \pounds
                                  50.00, \$90.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 213--250
                      Fa-Ti Fan   Book Review: Randall A. Dodgen,
                                  Controlling the Dragon: Confucian
                                  Engineers and the Yellow River in Late
                                  Imperial China. Honolulu: University of
                                  Hawaii Press, 2001. Pp. ix + 243. ISBN
                                  0-8248-2366-4. \$29.95 (paperback)}  . . 213--250
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: David A. Kirsch, The
                                  Electric Vehicle and the Burden of
                                  History. New Brunswick and London:
                                  Rutgers University Press, 2000. Pp. xiii
                                  + 291. ISBN 0-8135-2809. \$20.00}  . . . 213--250
                  David Goodman   Book Review: José Chabás and Bernard R.
                                  Goldstein, Astronomy in the Iberian
                                  Peninsula: Abraham Zacut and the
                                  Transition from Manuscript to Print.
                                  Transactions of the American
                                  Philosophical Society, 90, Part 2.
                                  Philadelphia: American Philosophical
                                  Society, 2000. Pp. xii + 196. ISBN
                                  0-87169-902-8 (paper). No price given    213--250
                  David Goodman   Book Review: Nicolau Cop\`ernic, De les
                                  Revolucions dels orbes celestes.
                                  Translated into Catalan by Enrique
                                  Rodríguez Galdeano and Víctor Navarro
                                  Brotóns with introduction and notes by
                                  Victor Navarro Brotóns. Cl\`assics de la
                                  Ci\`encia, 3. Barcelona: Editorial
                                  P\`ortic, l'Institut d'Estudis Catalans
                                  and Eumo Editorial, 2000. Pp. l + 61.
                                  ISBN 84-7306-626-X. No price given . . . 213--250
            Michael John Gorman   Book Review: Ingrid D. Rowland, The
                                  Ecstatic Journey: Athanasius Kircher in
                                  Baroque Rome. With an introduction by F.
                                  Sherwood Rowland. Chicago: University of
                                  Chicago Library, 2000. Pp. xiii + 109.
                                  ISBN 0-94-305625-X. \pounds 9.00,
                                  \$15.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
            I. Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: Lorenzo Magnani, Philosophy
                                  and Geometry: Theoretical and Historical
                                  Issues. Western Ontario Series in
                                  Philosophy of Science. Dordrecht, Boston
                                  and London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2001. Pp. xix + 249. ISBN 0-7923-6933-5.
                                  \pounds 59.00, \$88.00 (hardback)} . . . 213--250
                 Anna Greenwood   Book Review: Saul Dubow (ed.), Science
                                  and Society in Southern Africa. Studies
                                  in Imperialism. Manchester and New York:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2000. Pp. x
                                  + 241. ISBN 0-7190-5812-0. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
             Colin A. Hempstead   Book Review: Hugh R. Slotten, Radio and
                                  Television Regulation: Broadcast
                                  Technology in the United States,
                                  1920--1960. Baltimore and London: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2000. Pp. xv +
                                  308. ISBN 0-8018-6450-X. \pounds 35.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                  Hester Higton   Book Review: Peter de Clercq, Scientific
                                  Instruments: Originals and Imitations.
                                  The Mensing Collection. Proceedings of a
                                  Symposium, held at the Museum Boerhaave,
                                  Leiden, 15--16 October 1999. Leiden:
                                  Museum Boerhaave, 2000. Pp. 144. ISBN
                                  90-6292-129-9. Dfl 75.00, ???30.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Russellburns, John Logie
                                  Baird, Television Pioneer. History of
                                  Technology Series, 28. London:
                                  Institution of Electrical Engineers,
                                  2000. Pp. xxv + 417. ISBN 0-85296-797-7.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 213--250
                   Claire Jones   Book Review: Margaret A. M. Murray,
                                  Women Becoming Mathematicians: Creating
                                  a Professional Identity in Post-World
                                  War II America. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: MIT Press, 2000. Pp. vxiii +
                                  277. ISBN 0-262-13369-5. \pounds 10.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                   David Knight   Book Review: Trevor H. Levere,
                                  Transforming Matter: A History of
                                  Chemistry from Alchemy to the Buckyball.
                                  Introductory Studies in the History of
                                  Science. Baltimore and London: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2001. Pp. x +
                                  215. ISBN 0-8018-6610-3. \pounds 12.50
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
               Massimo Mazzotti   Book Review: Jean-Paul Pier (ed.),
                                  Development of Mathematics 1950--2000.
                                  Basel, Boston and Berlin: Birkhäuser,
                                  2000. Pp. x + 1372. ISBN 3-7643-6280-4.
                                  DM 298.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
            David Philip Miller   Book Review: Neil Chambers (ed.), The
                                  Letters of Sir Joseph Banks: A
                                  Selection, 1768--1820. London: Imperial
                                  College Press, 2001. Pp. xliii + 420.
                                  ISBN 1-86094-204-0. \pounds 33.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                    Robert Olby   Book Review: Peter J. Beurton, Raphael
                                  Falk and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (eds.),
                                  The Concept of the Gene in Development
                                  and Evolution: Historical and
                                  Epistemological Perspectives. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xvi + 384. ISBN 0-521-77187-0. \$59.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                Paolo Palladino   Book Review: Evelyn Fox Keller, The
                                  Century of the Gene. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. 186. ISBN 0-674-00372-1. \pounds
                                  15.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
               Peter J. Ramberg   Book Review: Frederic L. Holmes and
                                  Trevor H. Levere (eds.), Instruments and
                                  Experimentation in the History of
                                  Chemistry. Dibner Institute Studies in
                                  the History of Science and Technology.
                                  Cambridge and London: MIT Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. xxi + 415. ISBN 0-262-08282-9.
                                  \pounds 34.50 (cloth)  . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                 Angela Schwarz   Book Review: Richard Drayton, Nature's
                                  Government: Science, Imperial Britain,
                                  and the `Improvement' of the World. New
                                  Haven and London: Yale University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xxi + 346. ISBN 0-300-05976-0.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 213--250
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Michael T. Ghiselin and
                                  Alan E. Leviton (eds.), Cultures and
                                  Institutions of Natural History. Essays
                                  in the History and Philosophy of
                                  Science. Memoirs of the California
                                  Academy of Sciences, 25. San Francisco:
                                  California Academy of Sciences, 2000.
                                  Pp. 363. ISBN 0-940228-48-3. \$40.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                  A. Mark Smith   Book Review: Johannes Kepler, Optics.
                                  Paralipomena to Witelo & Optical Part of
                                  Astronomy. English translation by
                                  William H. Donahue. Sante Fe: Green Lion
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xv + 459. ISBN
                                  1-888009-12-8. \$55.00}  . . . . . . . . 213--250
                    E. C. Spary   Book Review: Jeff Loveland, Rhetoric and
                                  Natural History: Buffon in Polemical and
                                  Literary Context. Studies on Voltaire
                                  and the Eighteenth Century,
                                  2001[ratio]03. Oxford: Voltaire
                                  Foundation, 2001. Pp. ix + 214. ISBN
                                  0-7294-0747-0. \pounds 45.00, \$67.50
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--250
                 Charles Thorpe   Book Review: John S. Rigden, Rabi:
                                  Scientist and Citizen. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. xxix + 302. ISBN 0-674-00435-3.
                                  \pounds 13.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 213--250
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Robert N. Proctor, The Nazi
                                  War on Cancer. Princeton and Oxford:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2000. Pp. x
                                  + 380. ISBN 0-691-07051-2. \pounds
                                  10.50, \$16.95 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 213--250
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--253
              C. A. J. Chilvers   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 254--254

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 35, Number 3, September, 2002

             Matthew R. Goodrum   The meaning of ceraunia: archaeology,
                                  natural history and the interpretation
                                  of prehistoric stone artefacts in the
                                  eighteenth century . . . . . . . . . . . 255--269
               Bernard Lightman   Huxley and scientific agnosticism: the
                                  strange history of a failed rhetorical
                                  strategy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 271--289
        Samuel J. M. M. Alberti   Placing nature: natural history
                                  collections and their owners in
                                  nineteenth-century provincial England    291--311
                   Karen Oslund   Imagining Iceland: narratives of nature
                                  and history in the North Atlantic  . . . 313--334
                     Peter Dear   Book Review: Boyle in the bag! Robert
                                  Boyle, The Works of Robert Boyle, edited
                                  by Michael Hunter and Edward B. Davis,
                                  14 vols. London: Pickering & Chatto,
                                  1999--2000. ISBN 1-85196-109-7. \pounds
                                  995.00, \$1,495.00}  . . . . . . . . . . 335--340
             Ludmilla Jordanova   Book Reviews: And? J. V. Field and Frank
                                  James (eds.), Science in Art: Works in
                                  the National Gallery that Illustrate the
                                  History of Science and Technology. BSHS
                                  Monographs, 11. Stanford in the Vale:
                                  British Society for the History of
                                  Science, 1997. Pp. 110. ISBN
                                  0-906450-13-6. \pounds 15.00, \$26.00
                                  (paperback). James Hamilton (ed.),
                                  Fields of Influence: Conjunctions of
                                  Artists and Scientists 1815--1860.
                                  Birmingham: University of Birmingham
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 174. ISBN
                                  0-902459-10-5. \pounds 20.00, \$35.00
                                  (hardback). David Bindman, Fr\`edéric Ogée
                                  and Peter Wagner (eds.), Hogarth:
                                  Representing Nature's Machines. Barber
                                  Institute's Critical Perspectives in Art
                                  History. Manchester and New York:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xvi+287. ISBN 0-7190-5919-4. \pounds
                                  18.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 341--345
                Geoffrey Cantor   Book Review: William Whewell, Of the
                                  Plurality of Worlds. A Facsimile of the
                                  First Edition of 1853: Plus Previously
                                  Unpublished Material Excised by the
                                  Author Just Before the Book Went to
                                  Press; and Whewell's Dialogue Rebutting
                                  His Critics, Reprinted from the Second
                                  Edition. Edited and with new
                                  introductory material by Michael Ruse.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. v + 510. ISBN
                                  0-226-89436-3. \pounds 13.00, \$20.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                 Juliette Chung   Book Review: David Wright, Translating
                                  Science: The Transmission of Western
                                  Chemistry into Late Imperial China,
                                  1840--1900. Sinica Leidensia, 48.
                                  Leiden: Brill, 2000. Pp. xxvi + 558.
                                  ISBN 90-04-11776-8. No price given
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                 Serafina Cuomo   Book Review: Michael N. Fried and
                                  Sabetai Unguru, Apollonius of Perga's
                                  Conica : Text, Context, Subtext.
                                  Mnemosyne, supplement 222. Leiden:
                                  Brill, 2001. Pp. xii + 499. ISBN
                                  90-04-11977-9. ???105.00, \$122.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                 Randall Dodgen   Book Review: Laura Hostetler, Qing
                                  Colonial Enterprise: Ethnography and
                                  Cartography in Early Modern China.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xx + 257. ISBN
                                  0-226-35420-2. \pounds 22.50, \$35.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Reviews: Andrew Hunter (ed.),
                                  Thornton and Tully's Scientific Books,
                                  Libraries and Collectors: A Study of
                                  Bibliography and the Book Trade in
                                  Relation to the History of Science.
                                  Fourth Edition. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2000. Pp. xii + 405. ISBN 0-566-05481-7.
                                  \pounds 80.00 (hardback). Alain Besson
                                  (ed.), Thornton's Medical Books,
                                  Libraries and Collectors: A Study of
                                  Bibliography and the Book Trade in
                                  Relation to the Medical Sciences. Third
                                  Edition. Aldershot: Gower, 1990. Pp.
                                  xxi+417. ISBN 0-566-05481-7. \pounds
                                  65.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                  Piers J. Hale   Book Review: Charles Elton, Animal
                                  Ecology. With New Introductory Material
                                  by Mathew A. Leibold and J. Timothy
                                  Wootton. Chicago and London: Chicago
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. lvi + 209.
                                  ISBN 0-226-20639-4. \pounds 13.00,
                                  \$18.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                  Mark Harrison   Book Review: Douglas M. Haynes, Imperial
                                  Medicine: Patrick Manson and the
                                  Conquest of Tropical Disease.
                                  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. 229. ISBN
                                  0-8122-3598-3. \pounds 26.50, \$37.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Rainer Brömer, Uwe Hossfeld
                                  and Nicolaas A. Rupke (eds.),
                                  Evolutionsbiologie von Darwin bis heute.
                                  Verhandlungen zur Geschichte und Theorie
                                  der Biologie, 4. Berlin: VWB, 2000. Pp.
                                  425. ISBN 3-86135-382-2. DM 68.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
             Colin A. Hempstead   Book Review: Peter Galison and Alex
                                  Roland (eds.), Atmospheric Flight in the
                                  Twentieth Century. Archimedes: New
                                  Studies in the History and Philosophy of
                                  Science and Technology, 3. Dordrecht,
                                  Boston and London: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2000. Pp. xvi + 383. ISBN
                                  0-7923-6037-0. \pounds 112.00 (hardback) 347--379
                  Bruce J. Hunt   Book Review: Ken Beauchamp, History of
                                  Telegraphy: Its Technology and
                                  Application. IEE History of Technology
                                  Series, 26. London: Institution of
                                  Electrical Engineers, 2001. Pp. xxiii +
                                  413. ISBN 0-85296-792-6. \pounds 55.00,
                                  \$95.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: P. Klaushentschel and Axel
                                  D. Wittmann (eds.), The Role of Visual
                                  Representations in Astronomy: History
                                  and Research Practice. Acta Historica
                                  Astronomiae, 9. Thun and Frankfurt am
                                  Main: Verlag Harri Deutsch, 2000. Pp.
                                  148. ISBN 3-8171-1630-6. DM 24.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                 Lauren Kassell   Book Review: Andrew Wear, Knowledge and
                                  Practice in English Medicine,
                                  1550--1680. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. viii + 496.
                                  ISBN 0-521-55827-1. \pounds 16.95,
                                  \$27.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                    Helge Kragh   Book Review: Michael Heidelberger and
                                  Friedrich Steinle (eds.), Experimental
                                  Essays -- Versuch zum Experiment.
                                  Interdisciplinary Studies, 3.
                                  Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft,
                                  1998. Pp. xiii + 408. ISBN
                                  3-7890-5367-8. DM 88.00 (paperback)  . . 347--379
               Cornelia Lambert   Book Review: Edmund Russell, War and
                                  Nature: Fighting Humans and Insects with
                                  Chemicals from World War I to Silent
                                  Spring. Studies in Environment and
                                  History. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. xvii + 315. ISBN
                                  0-521-79937-6. \pounds 12.95, \$19.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                    Kurt Locher   Book Review: John M. Steele,
                                  Observations and Predictions of Eclipse
                                  Times by Early Astronomers. Archimedes:
                                  New Studies in the History and
                                  Philosophy of Science and Technology, 4.
                                  Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2000. Pp. xi + 321. ISBN 0-7923-6298-5.
                                  \pounds 84.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 347--379
                   Jill Murdoch   Book Review: Ian Carter, Railways and
                                  Culture in Britain: The Epitome of
                                  Modernity. Studies in Popular Culture.
                                  Manchester and New York: Manchester
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiv + 338.
                                  ISBN 0-7190-5966-6. \pounds 16.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Peter D. Smith, Metaphor
                                  and Materiality. German Literature and
                                  the World-View of Science 1780--1955.
                                  Legenda/Studies in Comparative
                                  Literature 4. Oxford: European
                                  Humanities Research Centre, University
                                  of Oxford, 2000. Pp. xii + 372. ISBN
                                  1-900755-32-7. \pounds 27.50, \$49.50
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
              Chris Philippidis   Book Review: Leah Ceccarelli, Shaping
                                  Science with Rhetoric: The Cases of
                                  Dobzhansky, Schrödinger, and Wilson.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 204. ISBN
                                  0-226-09907-5. \pounds 13.00, \$20.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
                  Harriet Ritvo   Book Review: Christine Kenyon-Jones,
                                  Kindred Brutes: Animals in
                                  Romantic-Period Writing. Nineteenth
                                  Century. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. Pp.
                                  viii + 229. ISBN 0-7546-0332-6. \pounds
                                  42.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--379
              William Schupbach   Book Review: Susan Wheeler, Five Hundred
                                  Years of Medicine in Art: An Illustrated
                                  Catalogue of Prints and Drawings from
                                  the Clements C. Fry Collection in the
                                  Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical
                                  Library at Yale University. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2001. Pp. xxviii + 363. ISBN
                                  0-85967-992-6. \pounds 79.50 (hardback)  347--379
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Lyndy Abraham, A Dictionary
                                  of Alchemical Imagery. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp.
                                  xxii + 249. ISBN 0-521-00000-9. \pounds
                                  16.95, \$24.95 (paperback). Hans-Werner
                                  Sch{\"u}tt, Auf der Suche nach dem Stein
                                  der Weisen: Die Geschichte der Alchemie.
                                  M{\"u}nchen: C. H. Beck, 2000. Pp. 602.
                                  ISBN 3-406-46638-9. DM 68.50 (hardback)} 347--379
                     Jon Topham   Book Review: James A. Secord, Victorian
                                  Sensation: The Extraordinary
                                  Publication, Reception, and Secret
                                  Authorship of Vestiges of the Natural
                                  History of Creation. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xix + 624. ISBN 0-226-74410-8. \pounds
                                  22.50, \$35.00 (hardcover)}  . . . . . . 347--379
               Simone Turchetti   Book Review: Jean Medawar and David
                                  Pyke, Hitler's Gift: Scientists who Fled
                                  Nazi Germany. London: Piatkus Books,
                                  2001. Pp. xx + 268. ISBN 0-7499-22-397.
                                  \pounds 8.99 (paperback) . . . . . . . . 347--379
                  Karin Tybjerg   Book Review: Andrew Barker, Scientific
                                  Method in Ptolemy's Harmonics.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. viii + 281. ISBN
                                  0-521-55372-5. \pounds 45.00 (hardback)  347--379
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 380--382

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2002

              Luciano Boschiero   Natural philosophizing inside the late
                                  seventeenth-century Tuscan court . . . . 383--410
                     M. D. Eddy   Scottish chemistry, classification and
                                  the early mineralogical career of the
                                  `ingenious' Rev. Dr. John Walker (1746
                                  to 1779) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 411--438
               Alistair Sponsel   Constructing a ``revolution in
                                  science'': the campaign to promote a
                                  favourable reception for the 1919 solar
                                  eclipse experiments  . . . . . . . . . . 439--467
                  Harry Collins   Book Review: What the Tortoise said to
                                  Achilles Donald Mackenzie, Mechanizing
                                  Proof: Computing, Risk, and Trust.
                                  Inside Technology. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: MIT Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 427.
                                  ISBN 0-262-13393-8. \pounds 30.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 469--474
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: David H. De Vorkin, Henry
                                  Norris Russell: Dean of American
                                  Astronomers. Princeton and Oxford:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2000. Pp.
                                  xix + 499. ISBN 0-691-04918-1. \pounds
                                  30.00, \$49.50 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 475--485
             Rainer Brömer   Book Review: Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu and
                                  Feza Günergun, Science in Islamic
                                  Civilisation: Proceedings of the
                                  International Symposia `Science
                                  Institutions in Islamic Civilisation'
                                  and `Science and Technology in the
                                  Turkish and Islamic World'. Studies and
                                  Sources on the History of Science, 9.
                                  Istanbul: Research Centre for Islamic
                                  History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) 2000.
                                  Pp. vi + 289. ISBN 92-9063-095-7.
                                  \$40.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 475--485
          Martin Campbell-Kelly   Book Review: Jon Agar, Turing and the
                                  Universal Machine: The Making of the
                                  Modern Computer. Revolutions in Science.
                                  Duxford: Icon Books, 2001. Pp. iv + 153.
                                  ISBN 1-84046-250-7. \pounds 5.99, \$9.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 475--485
                 Richard Coopey   Book Reviews: Robert Bud and Philip
                                  Gummett (eds.), Cold War, Hot Science:
                                  Applied Research in Britain's Defence
                                  Laboratories 1945--1990. Studies in the
                                  History of Science, Technology and
                                  Medicine, 7. Amsterdam: Harwood
                                  Academic/Science Museum, 1999. Pp. xix +
                                  426. ISBN 90-5702-481-0. \pounds 42.00,
                                  \$62.00 (hardback); London: Science
                                  Museum, 2002. Pp. xix+426. ISBN
                                  1-900747-47-2. \pounds 34.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 475--485
                 Rhodri Hayward   Book Review: Malcolm Macmillan, An Odd
                                  Kind of Fame: Stories of Phineas Gage.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xiii + 562. ISBN
                                  0-262-13363-6. \pounds 26.50 (hardback)  475--485
                    Mark Jenner   Book Review: Peter Millard (ed.), Notes
                                  of Me: The Autobiography of Roger North.
                                  Toronto, Buffalo and London: University
                                  of Toronto Press, 2000. Pp. xix + 353.
                                  ISBN 0-8020-4471-9. \pounds 42.00,
                                  \$65.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 475--485
                   Peter Morris   Book Review: Denis Hogan and Bryce
                                  Williamson (eds.), New Zealand is
                                  Different: Chemical Milestones in New
                                  Zealand History. Revised edition.
                                  Christchurch: Clerestory Press for New
                                  Zealand Institute of Chemistry, 2000.
                                  Pp. xii + 308. ISBN 0-9583706-7-2.
                                  \pounds 20.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 475--485
                Sean M. Quinlan   Book Review: Nicolaas A. Rupke (ed.),
                                  Medical Geography in Historical
                                  Perspective. Medical History, Supplement
                                  20. London: Wellcome Trust Centre for
                                  the History of Medicine at UCL, 2000.
                                  Pp. xii + 227. ISBN 0-85484-072-9.
                                  \pounds 32.00, \$50.00 (hardback)} . . . 475--485


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 17, Number 1, March, 1984

                 Allen G. Debus   Obituary: Walter Pagel, M.D.: 12
                                  November 1898--25 March 1983 . . . . . . 83--84
                    S. Schaffer   Review: [untitled] . . . . . . . . . . . 86--87


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2002

                 Richard Coopey   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 495--508


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 36, Number 1, March, 2003

                      Fa-Ti Fan   Victorian naturalists in China: science
                                  and informal empire  . . . . . . . . . . 1--26
           David N. Livingstone   Science, religion and the geography of
                                  reading: Sir William Whitla and the
                                  editorial staging of Isaac Newton's
                                  writings on biblical prophecy  . . . . . 27--42
                   Silvia Manzo   The arguments on void in the Seventeenth
                                  Century: the case of Francis Bacon . . . 43--61
                  Brian Garrett   Vitalism and teleology in the natural
                                  philosophy of Nehemiah Grew (1641--1712) 63--81
                   Janet Browne   Obituary: Roy Sydney Porter (1946--2002) 83--86
                       Jon Agar   Book Reviews: Reinhard
                                  Siegmund-Schultze, Rockefeller and the
                                  Internationalization of Mathematics
                                  between the Two World Wars: Documents
                                  and Studies for the Social History of
                                  Mathematics in the 20th Century. Science
                                  Networks -- Historical Studies, 25.
                                  Basel, Boston and Berlin: Birkhäuser
                                  Verlag, 2001. Pp. xiii + 341. ISBN
                                  3-7643-6468-8. US\$94.95 (hardback)} . . 87--127
                 Helen Blackman   Book Reviews: Carl Djerassi, This Man's
                                  Pill: Reflections on the 50th Birthday
                                  of the Pill. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 308. ISBN
                                  0-19-850872-7. \pounds 12.99, US\$22.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                   Janet Browne   Book Review: John C. Greene, Debating
                                  Darwin: Adventures of a Scholar.
                                  Claremont: Regina Books, 1999. Pp. vi +
                                  288. ISBN 0-941690-85-7. No price given
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                   Janet Browne   Book Review: Peter Hamilton and Roger
                                  Hargreaves, The Beautiful and the
                                  Damned: The Creation of Identity in
                                  Nineteenth-Century Photography.
                                  Aldershot: Lund Humphries in association
                                  with the National Portrait Gallery,
                                  2001. Pp. vi + 122. ISBN 0-85331-821-2.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 87--127
                    David Chart   Book Review: Michael Friedman, Dynamics
                                  of Reason: The 1999 Kant Lectures at
                                  Stanford University. Stanford, CA: CSLI
                                  Publications, 2001. Pp. xiv + 141. ISBN
                                  1-57586-292-1. \pounds 12.50, \$19.50
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
              Cristina Chimisso   Book Review: Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
                                  and Christine Blondel (eds.), Des
                                  Savants face \`a l'occulte 1870--1940.
                                  Sciences et société. Paris: Editions la
                                  découverte, 2002. Pp. 233. ISBN
                                  2-7071-3616-6. \EURO17.50 (paperback)    87--127
            Ubiratan D'Ambrosio   Book Review: Helaine Selin (ed.),
                                  Astronomy Across Cultures: The History
                                  of Non-Western Astronomy. Science Across
                                  Cultures: The History of Non-Western
                                  Science, 1. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2000. Pp. xxiii + 665. ISBN
                                  0-7923-6363-9. \pounds 215.00, \$345.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                   Felix Driver   Book Review: Nancy Leys Stepan,
                                  Picturing Tropical Nature. Picturing
                                  History. London: Reaktion Books, 2001.
                                  Pp. 283. ISBN 1-86189-084-2. \pounds
                                  25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                     M. D. Eddy   Book Review: Charles W. J. Withers,
                                  Geography, Science and National
                                  Identity: Scotland since 1520. Cambridge
                                  Studies in Historical Geography, 33.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xvii + 310. ISBN
                                  0-521-64202-7. \pounds 45.00 (hardback)  87--127
                     M. D. Eddy   Book Review: David L. Cowen,
                                  Pharmacopoeias and Related Literature in
                                  Britain and America, 1618--1847.
                                  Variorum Collected Studies Series,
                                  CS700. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. Pp. ix
                                  + 296. ISBN 0-86078-842-3. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                  Sophie Forgan   Book Review: Christine Stevenson,
                                  Medicine and Magnificence: British
                                  Hospital and Asylum Architecture,
                                  1660--1815. New Haven and London: Yale
                                  University Press for the Paul Mellon
                                  Centre for Studies in British Art, 2000.
                                  Pp. viii + 312. ISBN 0-300-08536-2.
                                  \pounds 30.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 87--127
                   Steve Fuller   Book Reviews: Jay A. Labinger and Harry
                                  Collins, The One Culture? A Conversation
                                  about Science. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xi + 329. ISBN 0-226-46723-6. \pounds
                                  11.00, \$17.00 (paperback). James Robert
                                  Brown, Who Rules in Science? An
                                  Opinionated Guide to the Wars.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii+236.
                                  ISBN 0-674-00652-6. \pounds 17.95,
                                  \$26.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Review: Arne Hessenbruch (ed.),
                                  Reader's Guide to the History of
                                  Science. London and Chicago: Fitzroy
                                  Dearborn, 2000. Pp. xxix + 934. ISBN
                                  1-884964-29-X. \pounds 95.00 (hardback)  87--127
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Review: William J. Astore,
                                  Observing God: Thomas Dick,
                                  Evangelicalism, and Popular Science in
                                  Victorian Britain and America.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. Pp. ix + 303.
                                  ISBN 0-7546-0202-8. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
              Christine Garwood   Book Reviews: Andrew Berry (ed.),
                                  Infinite Tropics: An Alfred Russel
                                  Wallace Anthology. With a preface by
                                  Stephen Jay Gould. London and New York:
                                  Verso, 2002. Pp. xvii + 430. ISBN
                                  1-85984-652-1. \pounds 19.00, \$27.00
                                  (hardback). Jane R. Camerini (ed.), The
                                  Alfred Russel Wallace Reader: A
                                  Selection of Writings from the Field.
                                  Foreword by David Quammen. Center Books
                                  in Natural History. Baltimore and
                                  London: Johns Hopkins University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xix+221. ISBN 0-8018-6789-4.
                                  \pounds 13.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . 87--127
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: Michael Thad Allen and
                                  Gabrielle Hecht (eds.), Technologies of
                                  Power. Essays in Honor of Thomas Parke
                                  Hughes and Agatha Chipley Hughes.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xx + 339. ISBN 0-262-51124-X.
                                  \pounds 16.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 87--127
                  Penelope Gouk   Book Review: Jamie C. Kassler, Music,
                                  Science, Philosophy: Models in the
                                  Universe of Thought. Variorum Collected
                                  Studies Series, CS713. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2001. Pp. xvi + 301. ISBN
                                  0-86078-862-8. \pounds 55.00 (hardback)  87--127
                    Paula Gould   Book Review: Roddey Reid and Sharon
                                  Traweek (eds.), Doing Science+Culture:
                                  How Cultural and Interdisciplinary
                                  Studies are Changing the Way We Look at
                                  Science and Medicine. New York and
                                  London: Routledge, 2000. Pp. viii + 339.
                                  ISBN 0-415-92112-0. \pounds 16.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
          Ivor Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: M. Chisholm, Such Silver
                                  Currents: The Story of William and Lucy
                                  Clifford 1845--1929. Cambridge:
                                  Lutterworth Press, 2002. Pp. x + 198.
                                  ISBN 0-7188-3017-2. \pounds 17.50
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
             Colin A. Hempstead   Book Review: Sungook Hong, Wireless:
                                  From Marconi's Black-Box to the Audion.
                                  Transformations: Studies in the History
                                  of Science and Technology. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: MIT Press, 2001. Pp. xv +
                                  248. ISBN 0-262-08298-5. \pounds 23.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                Klaus Hentschel   Book Review: Ursula Klein (ed.), Tools
                                  and Modes of Representation in the
                                  Laboratory Sciences. Boston Studies in
                                  the Philosophy of Science, 222.
                                  Dordrecht, Boston and London: Kluwer
                                  Academic Publishers, 2001. Pp. xv + 259.
                                  ISBN 1-4020-0100-2. \pounds 59.00,
                                  \$89.00, {\EURO}95.00 (hardback)}  . . . 87--127
              Sally M. Horrocks   Book Review: John Peyton, Solly
                                  Zuckerman: A Scientist out of the
                                  Ordinary. With a foreword by Roy
                                  Jenkins. London: John Murray, 2001. Pp.
                                  xviii + 252. ISBN 0-7195-6283-X. \pounds
                                  22.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
           Frank A. J. L. James   Book Reviews: Colin A. Russell, Michael
                                  Faraday: Physics and Faith. Oxford
                                  Portraits in Science. New York: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. 124. ISBN
                                  0-19-511763-8. \pounds 15.20, \$24.00
                                  (hardback). Ann Fullick, Michael
                                  Faraday. Groundbreakers. Oxford:
                                  Heinemann Library, 2000. Pp. 48. ISBN
                                  0-431-10443-3. \pounds 11.25.
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Klaus Hentschel, Mapping
                                  the Spectrum: Techniques of Visual
                                  Representation in Research and Teaching.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. xiii + 562. ISBN 0-19-850953-7.
                                  \pounds 75.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 87--127
                   David Knight   Book Review: Marco Beretta, Imaging a
                                  Career in Science: The Iconography of
                                  Antoine Laurent Lavoisier. Bologna
                                  Studies in Scientific Heritage, 1.
                                  Uppsala Studies in History of Science,
                                  29. Canton, MA: Science History
                                  Publications, 2001. Pp. xvii + 126. ISBN
                                  0-88135-294-2. \$29.95 (hardback)} . . . 87--127
                    Sophie Page   Book Review: William R. Newman and
                                  Anthony Grafton (eds.), Secrets of
                                  Nature: Astrology and Alchemy in Early
                                  Modern Europe. Transformations: Studies
                                  in the History of Science and
                                  Technology. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  MIT Press, 2001. Pp. 443. ISBN
                                  0-262-14075-6. \pounds 34.50 (hardcover) 87--127
              Henning Schmidgen   Book Review: Stephen Hilgartner, Science
                                  on Stage: Expert Advice as Public Drama.
                                  Writing Science. Stanford: Stanford
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. xv + 214.
                                  ISBN 0-8047-3646-4. \pounds 11.95,
                                  \$18.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                  Steven Shapin   Book Review: David N. Livingstone,
                                  Science, Space and Hermeneutics.
                                  Hettner-Lectures, 5. Heidelberg:
                                  Department of Geography, University of
                                  Heidelberg, 2002. Pp. 116. ISBN
                                  3-88570-505-2. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
                 David F. Smith   Book Review: Jeannette Ewin, Fine Wines
                                  and Fish Oils: The Life of Hugh
                                  Macdonald Sinclair. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xx + 338.
                                  ISBN 0-19-262927-1. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--127
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Jordan Goodman and Vivien
                                  Walsh, The Story of Taxol: Nature and
                                  Politics in the Pursuit of an
                                  Anti-Cancer Drug. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 282.
                                  \pounds 18.95, \$27.95 (hardback)} . . . 87--127
             Carsten Timmermann   Jordan Goodman and Vivien Walsh,
                                  \booktitleThe Story of Taxol: Nature and
                                  Politics in the Pursuit of an
                                  Anti-Cancer Drug. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 282.
                                  \pounds 18.95, US\$27.95 (hardback)} . . 87--127

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 36, Number 2, June, 2003

                    Jim Bennett   Knowing and doing in the Sixteenth
                                  Century: what were instruments for?  . . 129--150
                     Ron Naylor   Galileo, Copernicanism and the origins
                                  of the new science of motion . . . . . . 151--181
                   Rienk Vermij   The formation of the Newtonian
                                  philosophy: the case of the Amsterdam
                                  mathematical amateurs  . . . . . . . . . 183--200
                     Mark Brown   Ethnology and colonial administration in
                                  Nineteenth-Century British India: the
                                  question of native crime and criminality 201--219
                 Richard Staley   Book Reviews: Interdisciplinary atomism?
                                  Exploring twentieth-century culture
                                  through Einstein Marcia Bartusiak,
                                  Einstein's Unfinished Symphony:
                                  Listening to the Sounds of Space--Time.
                                  Washington, DC: Joseph Henry Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xii + 249. ISBN 0-309-06987-4.
                                  \pounds 17.95 (hardback). Alice
                                  Calaprice (ed.), The Expanded Quotable
                                  Einstein. With a foreword by Freeman
                                  Dyson. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. xliii+407.
                                  ISBN 0-691-07021-0. \pounds 11.95,
                                  \$18.95 (cloth). Klaus Hentschel (ed.),
                                  Physics and National Socialism: An
                                  Anthology of Primary Sources. Ann M.
                                  Hentschel, Editorial Assistant and
                                  Translator. Erwin Hiebert and Hans
                                  Wussing (eds.), Science Networks:
                                  Historical Studies, 18. Basel, Boston
                                  and Berlin: Birkh{\"a}user, 1996. Pp.
                                  ci+406+civ. ISBN 3-7643-5312-0. DM
                                  178.00, SFR 148.00, {\EURO}98.00
                                  (cloth). Gerald Holton, Einstein,
                                  History, and Other Passions: The
                                  Rebellion Against Science at the End of
                                  the Twentieth Century. Cambridge and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. xii+240. ISBN 0-674-00433-7. \pounds
                                  12.50 (paperback). Don Howard and John
                                  Stachel (eds.), Einstein: The Formative
                                  Years, 1879--1909. Einstein Studies, 8.
                                  Boston, Basel and Berlin:
                                  Birkh{\"a}user, 2000. Pp. xi+258. ISBN
                                  0-8176-4030-4. DM 128.00, {\EURO}83.00,
                                  SFR 124.00. Arthur I. Miller, Einstein,
                                  Picasso: Space, Time and the Beauty that
                                  Causes Havoc. New York: Basic Books,
                                  2001. Pp. x+357. ISBN 0-465-01859-9.
                                  \$30.00, CAN\$44.95 (cloth)} . . . . . . 221--230
                    Paula Gould   Book Review: Catharine M. C. Haines with
                                  Helen M. Stevens, International Women in
                                  Science: A Biographical Dictionary to
                                  1950. Santa Barbara, Denver and Oxford:
                                  ABC-CLIO, 2001. Pp. xix + 383. ISBN
                                  1-57607-090-5. \pounds 44.95 (hardback)  231--233
                    John Sutton   Book Review: Dennis Des Chene, Spirits
                                  and Clocks: Machine and Organism in
                                  Descartes. Ithaca and London: Cornell
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 181.
                                  ISBN 0-8014-3764-4. \pounds 25.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--235
                      Bob Press   Book Review: Carolyn Rasmussen, A Museum
                                  for the People: A History of Museum
                                  Victoria and its Predecessors,
                                  1854--2000. Melbourne: Scribe
                                  Publications, 2001. Pp. xvi + 423. ISBN
                                  0-908011-69-5. AU\$49.95 (hardback)} . . 235--236
        Samuel J. M. M. Alberti   Book Review: Stephen T. Asma, Stuffed
                                  Animals & Pickled Heads: The Culture and
                                  Evolution of Natural History Museums.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
                                  Pp. xv + 302. ISBN 0-19-513050-2.
                                  \pounds 22.99, \$30.00 (hardback)} . . . 236--237
             Katharine Anderson   Book Review: Kathryn A. Neeley, Mary
                                  Somerville: Science, Illumination, and
                                  the Female Mind. Cambridge Science
                                  Biographies. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xvi + 263.
                                  ISBN 0-521-62672-2. \pounds 14.95,
                                  \$23.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 237--238
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Michael H. Whitworth,
                                  Einstein's Wake: Relativity, Metaphor,
                                  and Modernist Literature. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 254.
                                  ISBN 0-19-818640-1. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238--239
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Roger J. Wood and Vitezslav
                                  Orel, Genetic Prehistory in Selective
                                  Breeding: A Prelude to Mendel. Oxford
                                  and New York: Oxford University Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xvii + 323. ISBN
                                  0-19-850584-1. \pounds 49.50 (hardback)  239--241
                 Gregory Radick   Book Reviews: James E. Strick, Sparks of
                                  Life: Darwinism and the Victorian
                                  Debates over Spontaneous Generation.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. xi + 283.
                                  ISBN 0-674-00292-X. \pounds 30.95
                                  (hardback). James E. Strick (ed.),
                                  Evolution and the Spontaneous Generation
                                  Debate. Bristol: Thoemmes Press, 2001.
                                  Pp. 8007. 6 vols. ISBN 1-85506-872-9.
                                  \pounds 395.00, \$630.00 (hardback)} . . 241--244
                 Rhodri Hayward   Book Review: E. Fuller Torrey and Judy
                                  Miller, The Invisible Plague: The Rise
                                  of Mental Illness from 1750 to the
                                  Present. New Brunswick and London:
                                  Rutgers University Press, 2001. Pp. xvi
                                  + 418. ISBN 0-8135-3003-2. \$28.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 244--246
                 Mathew Thomson   Book Review: David Wright, Mental
                                  Disability in Victorian England: The
                                  Earlswood Asylum 1847--1901. Oxford
                                  Historical Monographs. Oxford: Clarendon
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. xii + 244. ISBN
                                  0-19-924639-4. \pounds 40.00 (hardback)  246--247
                 John C. Waller   Book Review: Gerald Sweeney, `Fighting
                                  for the Good Cause': Reflections on
                                  Francis Galton's Legacy to American
                                  Hereditarian Psychology. Transactions of
                                  the American Philosophical Society, 91,
                                  Part 2. Philadelphia: American
                                  Philosophical Society, 2001. Pp. x +
                                  136. ISBN 0-87169-912-5. \$18.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 247--248
                  Piers J. Hale   Book Review: Peder Anker, Imperial
                                  Ecology: Environmental Order in the
                                  British Empire, 1895--1945. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: Harvard University Press,
                                  2001. Pp. vii + 343. ISBN 0-674-00595-3.
                                  \pounds 41.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 248--250
                 Charles Thorpe   Book Review: Edward Teller with Judith
                                  Shoolery, \booktitleMemoirs: A
                                  Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and
                                  Politics. Oxford: Perseus Press, 2001.
                                  Pp. xii + 628. ISBN 1-903985-12-9.
                                  \pounds 24.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 250--251
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Kirk Jeffrey, Machines in
                                  our Hearts: The Cardiac Pacemaker, the
                                  Implantable Defibrillator, and American
                                  Health Care. Baltimore and London: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii
                                  + 370. ISBN 0-8018-6579-4. \pounds 33.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--252
                Gillian Cookson   Book Review: Bernard Cronin, Technology,
                                  Industrial Conflict and the Development
                                  of Technical Education in 19th-Century
                                  England. Modern Economic and Social
                                  History Series, 11. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2001. Pp. xiv + 301. ISBN 0-7546-0313-X.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 252--253
             Peter J. T. Morris   Book Review: Fred Aftalion, A History of
                                  the International Chemical Industry:
                                  From the `Early Days' to 2000. Second
                                  revised edition. Translated by Otto
                                  Theodor Benfey. Philadelphia: Chemical
                                  Heritage Press, 2001. Pp. xxii + 442.
                                  ISBN 0-941901-29-7. \$24.95 (paperback)} 253--254
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 255--259

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 36, Number 3, September, 2003

            Gabriel Finkelstein   M. du Bois-Reymond goes to Paris . . . . 261--300
             Katharine Anderson   Looking at the sky: the visual context
                                  of Victorian meteorology . . . . . . . . 301--332
               Maurice Crosland   Research schools of chemistry from
                                  Lavoisier to Wurtz . . . . . . . . . . . 333--361
               Sachiko Kusukawa   Book Review: Jürgen Helm and Annette
                                  Winkelmann (eds.), Religious Confessions
                                  and the Sciences in the Sixteenth
                                  Century. Studies in European Judaism, 1.
                                  Leiden: Brill, 2001. Pp. xiv + 161. ISBN
                                  90-04-12045-9. \$58.00, {\EURO}49.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363--365
                   Adrian Johns   Book Review: Richard Yeo, Encyclopaedic
                                  Visions: Scientific Discoveries and
                                  Enlightenment Culture. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xxi + 336. ISBN 0-521-65191-3. \pounds
                                  40.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 365--366
                    E. C. Spary   Book Review: Louise E. Robbins, Elephant
                                  Slaves and Pampered Parrots: Exotic
                                  Animals in Eighteenth-Century Paris.
                                  Animals, History, Culture. Baltimore and
                                  London: Johns Hopkins University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xiv + 349. ISBN 0-8018-6753-3.
                                  \pounds 33.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 367--368
                Rebekah Higgitt   Book Review: Patricia Fara, Newton: The
                                  Making of Genius. London, Basingstoke
                                  and Oxford: Macmillan, 2002. Pp. xvi +
                                  347. ISBN 0-333-90735-3. \pounds 20.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 368--370
               Ralph Harrington   Book Review: R. Angus Buchanan, Brunel:
                                  The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom
                                  Brunel. London and New York: Hambledon
                                  and London, 2002. Pp. xxiv + 294. ISBN
                                  1-85285-331-X. \pounds 25.00 (hardback)  370--371
      Elizabeth Green Musselman   Book Review: Roger Luckhurst and
                                  Josephine McDonagh (eds.), Transactions
                                  and Encounters: Science and Culture in
                                  the Nineteenth Century. Manchester and
                                  New York: Manchester University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. ix + 239. ISBN 0-7190-5911-9.
                                  \pounds 15.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 371--372
        Samuel J. M. M. Alberti   Book Review: Nick Hopwood, Embryos in
                                  Wax: Models from the Ziegler Studio.
                                  With a Reprint of Embryological Wax
                                  Models by Friedrich Ziegler. Cambridge:
                                  Whipple Museum of the History of Science
                                  and Bern: Institute of Medical History,
                                  2002. Pp. ix + 206. ISBN 0-906271-18-5.
                                  \pounds 13.50 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 372--373
              Cristina Chimisso   Book Review: Nicole Hulin, Les Femmes et
                                  l'enseignement scientifique. Science,
                                  histoire, société. Paris: Presses
                                  universitaires de France, 2002. Pp. xi +
                                  227. ISBN 2-13-052659-4. \EURO23.50
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373--374
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Graham Richards, Putting
                                  Psychology in its Place: A Critical
                                  Historical Overview. Second edition. New
                                  York: Routledge and Hove: Psychology
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. xiv + 368. ISBN
                                  1-84169-234-4. \pounds 16.60 (paperback) 374--375
                   Thomas Dixon   Book Review: G. C. Bunn, A. D. Lovie and
                                  G. D. Richards (eds.), Psychology in
                                  Britain: Historical Essays and Personal
                                  Reflections. Leicester: British
                                  Psychological Society, 2001. Pp. xvi +
                                  495. ISBN 1-85433-332-1. \pounds 26.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375--377
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Nikolai Krementsov, The
                                  Cure: A Story of Cancer and Politics
                                  from the Annals of the Cold War. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xvi + 261. ISBN 0-226-45284-0.
                                  \pounds 16.50, \$26.00 (hardback)} . . . 377--378
                 Charles Thorpe   Book Review: Richard Polenberg (ed.), In
                                  the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer: The
                                  Security Clearance Hearing. Ithaca and
                                  London: Cornell University Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. xxxii + 409. ISBN 0-8014-8661-0.
                                  \$13.50 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 378--379
               Arne Hessenbruch   Book Review: G. I. Brown, Invisible
                                  Rays: The History of Radioactivity.
                                  Stroud: Sutton, 2002. Pp. viii + 248.
                                  ISBN 0-7509-2667-8. \pounds 19.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 379--380
            I. Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: E. Roy Weintraub, How
                                  Economics Became a Mathematical Science.
                                  Science and Cultural Theory. Durham, NC
                                  and London: Duke University Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. xiii + 313. ISBN 0-8223-2871-2.
                                  \pounds 14.50 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 380--381
             Theodore M. Porter   Book Review: Philip Mirowski and
                                  Esther-Mirjam Sent (eds.), Science
                                  Bought and Sold: Essays in the Economics
                                  of Science. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp.
                                  ix + 573. ISBN 0-226-53857-5. \pounds
                                  21.00, \$33.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 381--383
                Cornelius Borck   Book Review: Stephen P. Turner,
                                  Brains/Practices/Relativism: Social
                                  Theory after Cognitive Science. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. ix + 214. ISBN 0-226-81740-7.
                                  \pounds 12.00, \$19.00 (paperback)}  . . 383--384
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 385--387

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 36, Number 4, December, 2003

               Simone Turchetti   Atomic secrets and governmental lies:
                                  nuclear science, politics and security
                                  in the Pontecorvo case . . . . . . . . . 389--415
              C. A. J. Chilvers   The dilemmas of seditious men: the
                                  Crowther--Hessen correspondence in the
                                  1930s  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 417--435
                Rebekah Higgitt   `Newton dépossédé!' The British response to
                                  the Pascal forgeries of 1867 . . . . . . 437--453
                    A. J. Pacey   Emerging from the museum: Joseph Dawson,
                                  mineralogist, 1740--1813 . . . . . . . . 455--469
                Aileen Fyfe and   
                     Paul Smith   Telling stories  . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--476
                     John Henry   Book Review: Diderick Raven, Wolfgang
                                  Krohn and Robert S. Cohen (eds.), Edgar
                                  Zilsel: The Social Origins of Modern
                                  Science. Boston Studies in the
                                  Philosophy of Science, 200. Dordrecht,
                                  Boston and London: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2000. Pp. lix + 267. ISBN
                                  0-7923-6457-0. \pounds 89.00, \$143.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 477--478
                  Paula Findlen   Book Review: Andrew C. Scott and David
                                  Freedberg, Fossil Woods and Other
                                  Geological Specimens. The Paper Museum
                                  of Cassiano dal Pozzo, Series B: Natural
                                  History, Part Three. Turnhout: Harvey
                                  Miller Publishers, 2000. Pp. 424. ISBN
                                  1-872501-91-5. \EURO232.00 (hardback)    478--480
                  David Shotter   Book Review: Tim Murray (ed.),
                                  Encyclopaedia of Archaeology: The Great
                                  Archaeologists. Santa Barbara:
                                  ABC--CLIO, 1999. Pp. xxii + 950. ISBN
                                  1-57607-199-5. \$150.00 (hardback)}  . . 480--480
                   John Friesen   Book Review: Anita Guerrini, Obesity and
                                  Depression in the Enlightenment: The
                                  Life and Times of George Cheyne.
                                  Oklahoma Project for Discourse and
                                  Theory. Norman: University of Oklahoma
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xx + 283. ISBN
                                  0-8061-3201-9. \$19.95 (paperback)}  . . 481--482
                   John Friesen   Book Reviews: A NITA Guerrini, Obesity
                                  and Depression in the Enlightenment: The
                                  Life and Times of George Cheyne.
                                  Oklahoma Project for Discourse and
                                  Theory. Norman: University of Oklahoma
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xx + 283. ISBN
                                  0-8061-3201-9. US\$19.95 (paperback)}    481--482
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: S. M. Walters and E. A.
                                  Stow, Darwin's Mentor: John Stevens
                                  Henslow 1796--1861. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xx + 338.
                                  ISBN 0-521-59146-5. \pounds 40.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 482--483
             Michael B. Roberts   Book Review: John M. Lynch (ed.),
                                  Creationism and Scriptural Geology,
                                  1817--1857. Bristol: Thoemmes Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xxiv + 2994. ISBN
                                  1-85506-928-8. \pounds 595.00 (hardback) 483--485
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Agatha C. Hughes and Thomas
                                  P. Hughes (eds.), Systems, Experts, and
                                  Computers: The Systems Approach in
                                  Management and Engineering, World War II
                                  and After. Dibner Institute Studies in
                                  the History of Science and Technology.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2000. Pp. ii + 513. ISBN 0-262-08285-3.
                                  \pounds 34.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 485--487
               Brian C. Shipley   Book Review: Naomi Oreskes (ed.) with
                                  Homer L E Grand, Plate Tectonics: An
                                  Insider's History of the Modern Theory
                                  of the Earth. Boulder and Oxford:
                                  Westview Press, 2001. Pp. xxiv + 424.
                                  ISBN 0-8133-3981-2. \$35.00 (hardback)}  487--488
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 489--491
               Brian C. Shipley   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 497--512


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 37, Number 1, March, 2004

                Avner Ben-Zaken   The heavens of the sky and the heavens
                                  of the heart: the Ottoman cultural
                                  context for the introduction of
                                  post-Copernican astronomy  . . . . . . . 1--28
            Diarmid A. Finnegan   The work of ice: glacial theory and
                                  scientific culture in early Victorian
                                  Edinburgh  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--52
                Marianne Sommer   `An amusing account of a cave in Wales':
                                  William Buckland (1784--1856) and the
                                  Red Lady of Paviland . . . . . . . . . . 53--74
                Geoffrey Cantor   Creating the Royal Society's Sylvester
                                  Medal  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75--92
                     M. D. Eddy   Book Review: Fallible or inerrant? A
                                  belated review of the `constructivist's
                                  bible' Jan Golinski, Making Natural
                                  Knowledge: Constructivism and the
                                  History of Science. Cambridge History of
                                  Science. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 1999. Pp. xiv + 236. ISBN
                                  0-521-44913-8. \pounds 15.95 (paperback) 93--98
                    Jim Bennett   Book Review: Sharon Macdonald, Behind
                                  the Scenes at the Science Museum.
                                  Materializing Culture. Oxford and New
                                  York: Berg, 2002. Pp. xiii + 293. ISBN
                                  1-85973-571-1. \pounds 14.00 (paperback) 99--100
                    Enda Leaney   Book Review: Charles Mollan, William
                                  Davis and Brendan Finucane (eds.), Irish
                                  Innovators in Science and Technology.
                                  Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 2002. Pp.
                                  xv + 256. ISBN 1-874045-88-7. \pounds
                                  28.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 100--101
         Catherine Eagleton and   
              Karin Tybjerg and   
                   Koen Vermeir   Book Review: Pamela O. Long, Openness,
                                  Secrecy, Authorship: Technical Arts and
                                  the Culture of Knowledge from Antiquity
                                  to the Renaissance. Baltimore and
                                  London: Johns Hopkins University Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xiii + 364. ISBN
                                  0-8018-6606-5. \pounds 38.00 (hardback)  101--103
           Christoph Lüthy   Book Review: Antonio Clericuzio,
                                  Elements, Principles and Corpuscles: A
                                  Study of Atomism and Chemistry in the
                                  Seventeenth Century. International
                                  Archives of the History of Ideas, 171.
                                  Dordrecht, Boston and London: Kluwer
                                  Academic Publishers, 2000. Pp. xi + 223.
                                  ISBN 0-7923-6782-0. \pounds 65.00,
                                  \$103.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . . . . 103--104
                Sean M. Quinlan   Book Review: Lisa Silverman, Tortured
                                  Subjects: Pain, Truth, and the Body in
                                  Early Modern France. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xv + 264. ISBN 0-226-75754-4. \$20.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105--106
               William H. Brock   Book Review: Trevor H. Levere and Gerard
                                  L'E. Turner, Discussing Chemistry and
                                  Steam: The Minutes of a Coffee House
                                  Philosophical Society 1780--1787. With
                                  contributions from Jan Golinski and
                                  Larry Stewart. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 284. ISBN
                                  0-19-851530-8. \pounds 65.00 (hardback)  106--107
           A. Bowdoin Van Riper   Book Review: Claudine Cohen, The Fate of
                                  the Mammoth: Fossils, Myth, and History.
                                  Translated by William Rodarmor with a
                                  foreword by Stephen Jay Gould. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xxxiv + 297. ISBN
                                  0-226-11292-6. \pounds 19.00, \$30.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107--108
                   Jim Endersby   Book Review: David Elliston Allen,
                                  Naturalists and Society: The Culture of
                                  Natural History in Britain, 1700--1900.
                                  Variorum Collected Studies Series:
                                  CS724. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. Pp. xiv
                                  + 298. ISBN 0-86078-863-6. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--110
                 Richard Noakes   Book Review: Roger Luckhurst, The
                                  Invention of Telepathy, 1870--1901.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. ix + 324. ISBN 0-19-924962-8.
                                  \pounds 35.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 110--112
            I. Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: Benjamin H. Yandell, The
                                  Honors Class: Hilbert's Problems and
                                  Their Solvers. Natick, MA: A. K. Peters,
                                  2002. Pp. ix + 486. ISBN 1-56881-141-1.
                                  \pounds 28.00, \EURO46.00, \$39.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112--113
                 Neil Pemberton   Book Review: Emily Thompson, The
                                  Soundscape of Modernity: Architectural
                                  Acoustics and the Culture of Listening
                                  in America, 1900--1933. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: MIT Press, 2002. Pp. ix +
                                  500. ISBN 0-262-20138-0. \pounds 30.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113--114
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--118

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 37, Number 2, June, 2004

               Massimo Mazzotti   Newton for ladies: gentility, gender and
                                  radical culture  . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--146
                  Hester Higton   Portrait of an instrument-maker:
                                  Wenceslaus Hollar's engraving of Elias
                                  Allen  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147--166
      Agustí Nieto-Galan   Free radicals in the European periphery:
                                  `translating' organic chemistry from
                                  Zurich to Barcelona in the early
                                  twentieth century  . . . . . . . . . . . 167--191
                  Karin Tybjerg   Book Review: J. Lennart Berggren and
                                  Alexander Jones, Ptolemy's Geography :
                                  An Annotated Translation of the
                                  Theoretical Chapters. Princeton and
                                  Oxford: Princeton University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xiii + 192. ISBN
                                  0-691-01042-0. \pounds 24.95, \$39.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193--196
                   Evelyn Edson   Book Review: Natalia Lozovsky, `The
                                  Earth is Our Book': Geographical
                                  Knowledge in the Latin West ca.
                                  400--1000. Recentiores: Latin Texts and
                                  Contexts. Ann Arbor: University of
                                  Michigan Press, 2000. Pp. ix + 182. ISBN
                                  0-472-11132-9. \pounds 28.00, \$44.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196--197
              Daniel Brownstein   Book Review: David Cantor (ed.),
                                  Reinventing Hippocrates. The History of
                                  Medicine in Context. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2002. Pp. x + 341. ISBN 0-7546-0528-0.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 197--199
                     John Henry   Book Review: Peter Dear, Revolutionizing
                                  the Sciences: European Knowledge and Its
                                  Ambitions, 1500--1700. Basingstoke:
                                  Palgrave, 2001. Pp. viii + 208. ISBN
                                  0-333-71574-8. \pounds 14.99 (paperback) 199--200
                     John Henry   Book Review: Paolo Rossi, Logic and the
                                  Art of Memory: The Quest for a Universal
                                  Language. Translated with an
                                  Introduction by Stephen Clucas, London:
                                  The Athlone Press, 2000. Pp. xxviii +
                                  333. ISBN 0-485-11468-2. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 200--201
           Christoph Lüthy   Book Review: Marie Boas Hall, Henry
                                  Oldenburg: Shaping the Royal Society.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. xii + 369. ISBN 0-19-851053-5.
                                  \pounds 60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 201--203
            David Philip Miller   Book Review: Richard L. Hills, James
                                  Watt, Volume 1: His Time in Scotland,
                                  1736--1774. Landmark Collector's
                                  Library. Ashbourne: Landmark Publishing,
                                  2002. Pp. 480. ISBN 1-84306-045-0.
                                  \pounds 29.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 203--206
                 Martin Rudwick   Book Reviews: René Sigrist (ed.), H.-B.
                                  de Saussure (1740--1799): Un Regard sur
                                  la terre. Biblioth\`eque d'histoire des
                                  sciences, 4. Geneva and Paris: Georg
                                  Editeur, 2001. Pp. x + 540. ISBN
                                  2-8257-0740-6. No price given
                                  (paperback). Albert V. Carozzi and John
                                  K. Newman (eds.), Lectures on Physical
                                  Geography given in 1775 by Horace-Bénédict
                                  de Saussure at the Academy of
                                  Geneva/Cours de géographie physique donné
                                  en 1775 par Horace-Bénédict de Saussure
                                  \`a l'Académie de Gen\`eve. Geneva:
                                  Éditions Zoé, 2003. Pp. xxii+527. ISBN
                                  2-88182-481-1. No price given
                                  (paperback). Horace-Bénédict de Saussure,
                                  Voyages dans les Alpes: Augmentés des
                                  Voyages en Valais, au Mont Cervin et
                                  autour du Mont Rose. With a Foreword by
                                  Albert V. Carozzi. Geneva: Editions
                                  Slatkine, 2002. Pp. xviii+300. ISBN
                                  2-8321-0047-3. No price given (hardback) 206--207
                    Richard Yeo   Book Review: Ankete Heesen, The World in
                                  a Box: The Story of an
                                  Eighteenth-Century Picture Encyclopedia.
                                  Translated by Ann M. Hentschel. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xii + 237. ISBN 0-226-32287-4.
                                  \pounds 13.00, \$20.00 (paperback)}  . . 208--209
                Geoffrey Cantor   Book Review: David Boyd Haycock, William
                                  Stukeley: Science, Religion and
                                  Archaeology in Eighteenth-Century
                                  England. Woodbridge: Boydell Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xiii + 290. ISBN
                                  0-85115-864-1. \pounds 40.00, \$70.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209--210
                 Dorinda Outram   Book Review: Jessica Riskin, Science in
                                  the Age of Sensibility: The Sentimental
                                  Empiricists of the French Enlightenment.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. xiii + 338.
                                  ISBN 0-226-72079-9. \pounds 17.70,
                                  \$25.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 210--211
                   David Knight   Book Review: Michel Chaouli, The
                                  Laboratory of Poetry: Chemistry and
                                  Poetics in the Work of Friedrich
                                  Schlegel. Parallax. Baltimore and
                                  London: Johns Hopkins University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xiv + 290. ISBN 0-8018-6884-X.
                                  \pounds 33.50, \$45.00 (hardback)} . . . 211--212
           Michael H. Whitworth   Book Review: George Levine, Dying to
                                  Know: Scientific Epistemology and
                                  Narrative in Victorian England. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xi + 326. ISBN 0-226-47536-0.
                                  \pounds 31.50, \$45.00 (hardback)} . . . 212--213
                   Ursula Klein   Book Review: Agustí Nieto-Galan,
                                  Colouring Textiles: A History of Natural
                                  Dyestuffs in Industrial Europe. Boston
                                  Studies in the Philosophy of Science,
                                  217. Dordrecht, Boston and London:
                                  Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Pp.
                                  xxv + 246. ISBN 0-7923-7022-8. \pounds
                                  59.00, \$84.00, {\EURO}97.00 (hardback)} 214--215
                  Piers J. Hale   Book Review: Stuart McCook, States of
                                  Nature: Science, Agriculture, and
                                  Environment in the Spanish Caribbean,
                                  1760--1940. Austin: University of Texas
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. xiv + 201. ISBN
                                  0-292-75257-1. \pounds 17.50 (paperback) 215--216
                   Pietro Corsi   Book Review: Paola Govoni, Un pubblico
                                  per la scienza: La divulgazione
                                  scientifica nell'Italia in formazione.
                                  Studi storici Carocci, 27. Rome: Carocci
                                  editore, 2002. Pp. 351. ISBN
                                  88-430-2321-7. \EURO23.50 (paperback)    216--217
                   Jim Endersby   Book Review: R. W. Home, A. M. Lucas,
                                  Sara Maroske, D. M. Sinkora and J. H.
                                  Voigt (eds.), Regardfully Yours:
                                  Selected Correspondence of Ferdinand von
                                  Mueller. Volume II: 1860--1875. Bern:
                                  Peter Lang, 2002. Pp. 865. ISBN
                                  3-906757-09-9. \pounds 36.00 (hardback)  217--219
                  Piers J. Hale   Book Review: Douglas R. Weiner, Models
                                  of Nature: Ecology, Conservation and
                                  Cultural Revolution in Soviet Russia.
                                  With a New Afterword. Pitt Series in
                                  Russian and East European Studies.
                                  Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xii + 324. ISBN
                                  0-8229-5733-7. \$17.95 (paperback)}  . . 219--220
                  Steven French   Book Review: Helge Kragh, Quantum
                                  Generations: A History of Physics in the
                                  Twentieth Century. Princeton: Princeton
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. xiv + 494.
                                  ISBN 0-691-09552-3. \pounds 13.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 220--221
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Antony Kamm and Malcolm
                                  Baird, John Logie Baird: A Life.
                                  Edinburgh: National Museums of Scotland
                                  Publishing, 2002. Pp. xii + 465. ISBN
                                  1-901663-76-0. \pounds 25.00 (hardback)  221--222
                  Joel B. Hagen   Book Review: Robin L. Chazdon and T. C.
                                  Whitmore (eds.), Foundations of Tropical
                                  Forest Biology: Classic Papers with
                                  Commentaries. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp.
                                  xvii + 862. ISBN 0-226-10225-4. \pounds
                                  24.50, \$35.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 223--223
                Peter J. Bowler   Book Review: Stephen Jay Gould, I Have
                                  Landed: Splashes and Reflections in
                                  Natural History. London: Vintage, 2002.
                                  Pp. 418. ISBN 0-09-974971-8. \pounds
                                  7.99 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 223--224
             Rainer Brömer   Book Review: Henry Harris, Things Come
                                  to Life: Spontaneous Generation
                                  Revisited. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. ix + 168. ISBN
                                  0-19-851538-3. \pounds 20.00 (hardback)  224--225
              Cristina Chimisso   Book Review: Hél\`ene Gispert (ed.), `Par
                                  la Science, pour la patrie':
                                  L'Association française pour l'avancement
                                  des sciences (1872--1914), un projet
                                  politique pour une société savante.
                                  Collection Carnot. Rennes: Presses
                                  Universitaires de Rennes, 2002. Pp. 372.
                                  ISBN 2-86847-681-3. \EURO23.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--227
                     Robert Fox   Book Review: Henry L E Chatelier,
                                  Science et industrie: Les Débuts du
                                  taylorisme en France. With a preface by
                                  Michel Letté. Format, 46. Paris: Editions
                                  du CTHS, 2001. Pp. xxxi + 283. ISBN
                                  2-7355-0487-5. \EURO14.00 (paperback)    227--227
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Margit Szöllösi-Janze (ed.),
                                  Science in the Third Reich. German
                                  Historical Perspectives, 12. Oxford and
                                  New York: Berg, 2001. Pp. vii + 289.
                                  ISBN 1-85973-421-9. \pounds 14.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227--229
              C. A. J. Chilvers   Book Review: Vadim J. Birstein, The
                                  Perversion of Knowledge: The True Story
                                  of Soviet Science. Boulder: Westview
                                  Press, 2001. Pp. xx + 492. ISBN
                                  0-8133-3907-3. \$32.50 (hardback)} . . . 229--230
                 David Edgerton   Book Review: Guy Hartcup, The Effect of
                                  Science on the Second World War.
                                  Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
                                  Pp. xvii + 214. ISBN 1-4039-0643-2.
                                  \pounds 17.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 230--230
               Arne Hessenbruch   Book Review: Lillian Hoddeson and Vicki
                                  Daitch, True Genius: The Life and
                                  Science of John Bardeen, the Only Winner
                                  of Two Nobel Prizes in Physics.
                                  Washington, DC: Joseph Henry Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xi + 467. ISBN 0-309-08408-3.
                                  \pounds 20.95, \$27.95 (hardback)} . . . 230--231
                       Jon Agar   Book Reviews: Stephen B. Johnson, The
                                  Secret of Apollo: Systems Management in
                                  American and European Space Programs.
                                  New Series in NASA History. Baltimore
                                  and London: Johns Hopkins University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. xvii + 290. ISBN
                                  0-8018-6898-X. \pounds 30.50 (hardback).
                                  John M. Logsdon (ed.), Exploring the
                                  Unknown: Selected Documents in the
                                  History of the U.S. Civil Space Program.
                                  Volume V: Exploring the Cosmos. NASA
                                  History Series. Washington: NASA, 2001.
                                  Pp. xxviii+796. ISBN 0-16-061774-X. No
                                  price given (hardback). Douglas J.
                                  Mudgway, Uplink-Downlink: A History of
                                  the Deep Space Network 1957--1997. NASA
                                  History Series. Washington, DC: National
                                  Aeronautics and Space Administration
                                  Office of External Relations, 2001. Pp.
                                  xlviii+674. ISBN 0-16-066599-X. \$82.00
                                  (US domestic postpaid), \$102.50
                                  (internationally) (hardback) . . . . . . 231--233
                Klaus Hentschel   Book Review: Helen Ross and Cornelis
                                  Plug, The Mystery of the Moon Illusion:
                                  Exploring Size Perception. Oxford:
                                  Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. ix +
                                  277. ISBN 0-19-850862-X. \pounds 29.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--233
                Klaus Hentschel   Book Review: Matthew R. Edwards (ed.),
                                  Pushing Gravity: New Perspectives on Le
                                  Sage's Theory of Gravitation. Montreal:
                                  Apeiron, 2002. Pp. iv + 316. ISBN
                                  0-9683689-7-2. \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . 234--235
              Friedrich Steinle   Book Review: Ernest B. Hook (ed.),
                                  Prematurity in Scientific Discovery: On
                                  Resistance and Neglect. Berkeley, Los
                                  Angeles and London: University of
                                  California Press, 2002. Pp. xx + 378.
                                  ISBN 0-520-23106-6. \pounds 55.00,
                                  \$80.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 235--236
                     Alex Dolby   Book Review: John Waller, Fabulous
                                  Science: Fact and Fiction in the History
                                  of Scientific Discovery. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. xi + 308.
                                  ISBN 0-19-280404-9. \pounds 18.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 236--237
                     Alex Dolby   Book Review: Rosalind Williams,
                                  Retooling: A Historian Confronts
                                  Technological Change. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: MIT Press, 2002. Pp. xv + 252.
                                  ISBN 0-262-23223-5. \pounds 18.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237--238
                   Keith Vernon   Book Review: Colin Divall and Andrew
                                  Scott, Making Histories in Transport
                                  Museums. Making Histories in Museums.
                                  London and New York: Leicester
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. x + 221.
                                  ISBN 0-7185-0106-3. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238--239
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 241--243
                 Anthony Coulls   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 244--244

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 37, Number 3, September, 2004

                   Henry Atmore   Railway interests and the `rope of air',
                                  1840--8  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245--279
                 Michael Bulmer   Did Jenkin's swamping argument
                                  invalidate Darwin's theory of natural
                                  selection? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 281--297
              Ana Simões   Textbooks, popular lectures and sermons:
                                  the quantum chemist Charles Alfred
                                  Coulson and the crafting of science  . . 299--342
                  Vivian Nutton   Book Review: G. E. R. Lloyd, The
                                  Ambitions of Curiosity: Understanding
                                  the World in Ancient Greece and China.
                                  Ideas in Context Series, 64. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp.
                                  xvi + 175. ISBN 0-521-89461-1. \pounds
                                  15.95, \$22.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 344--344
                     Aude Doody   Book Review: John F. Healy, Pliny the
                                  Elder on Science and Technology. Oxford:
                                  Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. xv +
                                  467. ISBN 0-19-814687-6. \pounds 65.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 345--346
                     John Henry   Book Reviews: Malcolm Oster (ed.),
                                  Science in Europe, 1500--1800: A Primary
                                  Sources Reader. Basingstoke: Palgrave,
                                  2002. Pp. xix + 282. ISBN 0-333-97002-0.
                                  \pounds 14.99 (paperback). Malcolm Oster
                                  (ed.), Science in Europe, 1500--1800: A
                                  Secondary Sources Reader. Basingstoke:
                                  Palgrave, 2001. Pp. xii+307. ISBN
                                  0-333-97006-3. \pounds 14.99 (paperback) 346--347
                  Hester Higton   Book Review: M. Barlow Pepin, The
                                  Emergence of the Telescope: Janssen,
                                  Lipperhey, and the Unknown Man.
                                  Duncanville, TX: T. Tauri Productions,
                                  2002. Pp. 41. No ISBN. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--348
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Rudolph Gamper and Thomas
                                  Hofmeier, Das Alchemiehandbuch des
                                  Appenzeller Wundarztes Ulrich Ruosch.
                                  Basel: Schwabe, 2002. Pp. 158. ISBN
                                  3-7965-1975-X. \EURO33.50, SFr 48.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 348--349
                   John Friesen   Book Review: Scott Mandelbrote,
                                  Footprints of the Lion: Isaac Newton at
                                  Work. Exhibition at Cambridge University
                                  Library 9 October 2001--23 March 2002.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Library,
                                  2001. Pp. 142. ISBN 0-902205-58-7.
                                  \pounds 7.50 (paperback) . . . . . . . . 349--350
               William Ashworth   Book Reviews: Michael Hoskin (ed.),
                                  Caroline Herschel's Autobiographies.
                                  Cambridge: Science History Publications,
                                  2003. Pp. viii + 147. ISBN
                                  0-905193-06-7. \pounds 25.00 (hardback).
                                  Michael Hoskin, The Herschel Partnership
                                  as Viewed by Caroline. Cambridge:
                                  Science History Publications, 2003. Pp.
                                  viii+182. ISBN 0-905193-05-9. \pounds
                                  25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 350--351
                  Mary Croarken   Book Review: Doron Swade, The Cogwheel
                                  Brain: Charles Babbage and the Quest to
                                  Build the First Computer. London:
                                  Little, Brown and Company, 2000. Pp. x +
                                  342. ISBN 0-316-64847-7. \pounds 14.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 351--352
                Gillian Cookson   Book Review: Richard L. Hills, Life and
                                  Inventions of Richard Roberts,
                                  1789--1864. Landmark Collector's
                                  Library. Ashbourne: Landmark Publishing,
                                  2002. Pp. 255. ISBN 1-84306-027-2.
                                  \pounds 29.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 352--353
                  John Cantrell   Book Review: Bridget Howard, Mr Lean and
                                  the Engine Reporters. Redruth:
                                  Trevithick Society, 2002. Pp. 99. ISBN
                                  0-904040-56-9. \pounds 9.99 (paperback)  353--353
                  Peter Skelton   Book Review: Randal Keynes, Annie's Box:
                                  Charles Darwin, His Daughter and Human
                                  Evolution. London: Fourth Estate, 2001.
                                  Pp. xiv + 331. ISBN 1-84115-060-6.
                                  \pounds 16.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 353--354
                  Ian Higginson   Book Review: Susan E. Lederer,
                                  Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of
                                  Nature. New Brunswick, NJ and London:
                                  Rutgers University Press, 2002. Pp. ix +
                                  78. ISBN 0-8135-3200-0. \$30.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 354--355
                  Benno Artmann   Book Review: Roger Herz-Fischler, The
                                  Shape of the Great Pyramid. Waterloo:
                                  Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2000.
                                  Pp. xii + 293. ISBN 0-88920-324-5.
                                  \$29.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 355--356
                   Nick Hopwood   Book Review: Andreas W. Daum,
                                  Wissenschaftspopularisierung im 19.
                                  Jahrhundert. Bürgerliche Kultur,
                                  naturwissenschaftliche Bildung und die
                                  deutsche Öffentlichkeit, 1848--1914.
                                  Second edition. Munich: Oldenbourg,
                                  2002. Pp. xii + 619. ISBN 3-486-56551-6.
                                  \EURO59.80 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . 357--358
                Maria Yamalidou   Book Review: J. S. Rowlinson, Cohesion:
                                  A Scientific History of Intermolecular
                                  Forces. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 333. ISBN
                                  0-521-81008-6. \pounds 65.00 (hardback)  358--359
                 Richard Staley   Book Review: Michael Eckert and Karl
                                  Märker (eds.), Arnold Sommerfeld:
                                  Wissenschaftlicher Briefwechsel. Band 1:
                                  1892--1918. Berlin, Diepholz and München:
                                  Deutsches Museum and Verlag für
                                  Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und
                                  der Technik, 2000. Pp. 694. ISBN
                                  3-928186-49-3. \EURO68.00 (hardback) . . 360--361
                     Suman Seth   Book Review: Erhard Scholz (ed.),
                                  Hermann Weyl's Raum-Zeit-Materie and a
                                  General Introduction to His Scientific
                                  Work. DMV Seminar, 30. Basel, Boston and
                                  Berlin: Birkhäuser, 2001. Pp. vii + 403.
                                  ISBN 3-7643-6476-9. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361--362
                Hugh Pennington   Book Review: David Tyrrell and Michael
                                  Fielder, Cold Wars: The Fight Against
                                  the Common Cold. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. xiv + 253.
                                  ISBN 0-19-263285-X. \pounds 17.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 362--363
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Allen B. Weisse, Heart to
                                  Heart: The Twentieth-Century Battle
                                  Against Cardiac Disease. New Brunswick
                                  and London: Rutgers University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xvii + 415. ISBN
                                  0-8135-3157-8. \$35.00 (hardback)} . . . 363--364
   Sigurjon Baldur Hafsteinsson   Book Review: Michael Bravo and Sverker
                                  Sörlin (eds.), Narrating the Arctic: A
                                  Cultural History of Nordic Scientific
                                  Practices. Canton, MA: Science History
                                  Publications/USA, 2002. Pp. ix + 373.
                                  ISBN 0-88135-385-X. \$39.95 (hardback)}  364--365
                     Alex Dolby   Book Review: Gregory N. Derry, What
                                  Science Is and How It Works. Princeton
                                  and Oxford: Princeton University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xi + 311. ISBN 0-691-09550-7.
                                  \pounds 13.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 365--366
                     Mary Tiles   Book Review: Cristina Chimisso, Gaston
                                  Bachelard: Critic of Science and the
                                  Imagination. Routledge Studies in
                                  Twentieth-Century Philosophy, 9. London
                                  and New York: Routledge, 2001. Pp. xi +
                                  285. ISBN 0-415-26905-9. \pounds 71.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 366--367
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--371

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 37, Number 4, December, 2004

                     M. D. Eddy   Scottish chemistry, classification and
                                  the late mineralogical career of the
                                  `ingenious' Professor John Walker
                                  (1779--1803) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373--399
                    Ben Marsden   `The progeny of these two ``Fellows''':
                                  Robert Willis, William Whewell and the
                                  sciences of mechanism, mechanics and
                                  machinery in early Victorian Britain . . 401--434
                     Anne Scott   `Visible incarnations of the unseen':
                                  Henry Drummond and the practice of
                                  typological exegesis . . . . . . . . . . 435--454
                      J. Hughes   Deconstructing the bomb: recent
                                  perspectives on nuclear history  . . . . 455--464
                Maria Yamalidou   Book Reviews: Peter Harman and Simon
                                  Mitton (eds.), Cambridge Scientific
                                  Minds. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 343. ISBN
                                  0-521-78612-6. \pounds 14.95
                                  (paperback). David Millar, Ian Millar,
                                  John Millar and Margaret Millar, The
                                  Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists.
                                  Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. xii+428.
                                  ISBN 0-521-00062-9. \pounds 14.95,
                                  \$20.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 466--467
         Laurence M. V. Totelin   Book Review: Maria Michela Sassi, The
                                  Science of Man in Ancient Greece.
                                  Translated by Paul Tucker. With a
                                  Foreword by Sir Geoffrey Lloyd. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xxx + 224. ISBN 0-226-73530-3.
                                  \pounds 21.50, \$34.00 (hardback)} . . . 467--468
                 Jackie Stedall   Book Review: H. L. L. Busard, Johannes
                                  de Tinemue's Redaction of Euclid's
                                  Elements, the So-called Adelard III
                                  Version. Volume I: Introduction, Sigla
                                  and Descriptions of the Manuscripts,
                                  Editorial Remarks, Euclides, Elementa.
                                  Volume II: Conspectus Siglorum,
                                  Apparatus Criticus, Addenda. Boethius,
                                  45. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag,
                                  2001. Pp. 632. ISBN 3-515-07975-0.
                                  \EURO100.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . 468--469
                  Simon Werrett   Book Review: Gerhard W. Kramer, The
                                  Firework Book: Gunpowder in Medieval
                                  Germany. The Journal of the Arms and
                                  Armour Society, 17(1). London: Arms and
                                  Armour Society, 2001. Pp. 89. ISSN
                                  00004-2439. \pounds 10 (paperback) . . . 469--470
              Scott Mandelbrote   Book Review: Robert Crocker (ed.),
                                  Religion, Reason and Nature in Early
                                  Modern Europe. International Archives of
                                  the History of Ideas, 180. Dordrecht,
                                  Boston and London: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2001. Pp. xix + 228. ISBN
                                  1-4020-0047-2. \pounds 65.00, \$103.00,
                                  {\EURO}93.50 (hardback)} . . . . . . . . 470--471
                 Owen Gingerich   Book Review: Rienk Vermij, The Calvinist
                                  Copernicans: The Reception of the New
                                  Astronomy in the Dutch Republic,
                                  1575--1750. History of Science and
                                  Scholarship in the Netherlands, 1.
                                  Amsterdam: Koninklijke Nederlandse
                                  Akademie van Wetenschappen, 2002. Pp. x
                                  + 433. ISBN 90-6984-340-4. \EURO49.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--472
             Georgette Ironside   Book Review: Rina Knoeff, Herman
                                  Boerhaave (1668--1738): Calvinist
                                  Chemist and Physician. History of
                                  Science and Scholarship in the
                                  Netherlands, 3. Amsterdam: Koninklijke
                                  Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen,
                                  2002. Pp. xvi + 237. ISBN 90-6984-342-0.
                                  \EURO35.00 (hardback)  . . . . . . . . . 472--473
         Niccol\`o Guicciardini   Book Review: J. Christiaan Boudri, What
                                  was Mechanical about Mechanics: The
                                  Concept of Force between Metaphysics and
                                  Mechanics from Newton to Lagrange.
                                  Boston Studies in the Philosophy of
                                  Science, 224. Dordrecht, Boston and
                                  London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2002. Pp. xvi + 276. ISBN 1-4020-0233-5.
                                  \pounds 75.00, \$112.00, {\EURO}112.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 473--474
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: Ken Alder, The Measure of
                                  All Things: The Seven-Year Odyssey that
                                  Transformed the World. London: Little,
                                  Brown, 2002. Pp. xiv + 466. ISBN
                                  0-316-85989-3. \pounds 15.99 (hardback)  474--475
                 J. F. M. Clark   Book Review: Berit Pedersen (ed.), A
                                  Guide to the Archives of the Royal
                                  Entomological Society. Ashgate:
                                  Aldershot, 2002. Pp. x + 198. ISBN
                                  0-7546-0106-4. \pounds 42.50 (hardback)  476--477
               Leigh D. Bregman   Book Review: Richard Yeo, Science in the
                                  Public Sphere: Natural Knowledge in
                                  British Culture 1800--1860. Variorum
                                  Collected Studies Series, CS726.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. Pp. 324. ISBN
                                  0-86078-865-2. \pounds 57.50 (hardback)  477--478
                    Nick Fisher   Book Review: Louise Purbrick (ed.), The
                                  Great Exhibition of 1851: New
                                  Interdisciplinary Essays. Texts in
                                  Culture. Manchester and New York:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2001. Pp.
                                  xii + 217. ISBN 0-7190-5592-X. \pounds
                                  15.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 478--479
                  Sophie Forgan   Book Review: Hermione Hobhouse, The
                                  Crystal Palace and the Great Exhibition:
                                  Art, Science and Productive Industry. A
                                  History of the Royal Commission for the
                                  Exhibition of 1851. London and New York:
                                  Athlone, 2002. Pp. xx + 451. ISBN
                                  0-485-11575-1. \pounds 40.00 (hardback)  479--480
               Kenneth F. Kiple   Book Review: Michael Worboys, Spreading
                                  Germs: Disease Theories and Medical
                                  Practice in Britain, 1865--1900.
                                  Cambridge History of Medicine.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2000. Pp. xvi + 327. ISBN 0-521-77302-4.
                                  \pounds 37.50, \$59.95 (hardback)} . . . 480--481
                Juliana Adelman   Book Review: Greta Jones, `Captain of
                                  All these Men of Death': The History of
                                  Tuberculosis in Nineteenth and Twentieth
                                  Century Ireland. Wellcome Institute
                                  Series in the History of Medicine: Clio
                                  Medica, 62. Amsterdam and New York:
                                  Rodopi, 2001. Pp. ii + 263. ISBN
                                  90-420-1031-2. \$22.50, {\EURO}24.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 481--482
                Hazel Hutchison   Book Review: Christopher Herbert,
                                  Victorian Relativity: Radical Thought
                                  and Scientific Discovery. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xv + 302. ISBN 0-226-32733-7.
                                  \pounds 10.50, \$16.00 (paperback)}  . . 482--483
                   Peter Zigman   Book Review: Paul Ziche (ed.), Monismus
                                  um 1900: Wissenschaftskultur und
                                  Weltanschauung. Ernst-Haeckel-Haus
                                  Studien: Monographien zur Geschichte der
                                  Biowissenschaften und Medizin, 4.
                                  Berlin: Verlag für Wissenschaft und
                                  Bildung, 2000. Pp. 200. ISBN
                                  3-86135-483-7. \EURO24.00 (paperback)    484--484
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Maggie Mort, Building the
                                  Trident Network: A Study of the
                                  Enrollment of People, Knowledge, and
                                  Machines. Inside Technology. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: MIT Press, 2002. Pp. x +
                                  217. ISBN 0-262-13397-0. \pounds 22.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 485--486
         Pauline M. H. Mazumdar   Book Review: A. M. Moulin and A.
                                  Cambrosio (eds.), Singular Selves:
                                  Historical Issues and Contemporary
                                  Debates in Immunology/Dialogues entre
                                  soi: Questions historiques et débats
                                  contemporains en immunologie. Amsterdam:
                                  Elsevier/Musée Claude Bernard, 2001. Pp.
                                  303. ISBN 2-84-299-210-5. \EURO59.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 486--487
                   Claire Jones   Book Review: Ioan James, Remarkable
                                  Mathematicians: From Euler to von
                                  Neumann. Spectrum Series of the
                                  Mathematical Association of America.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xiv + 433. ISBN 0-521-52094-0.
                                  \pounds 19.95, \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . 487--488
                    Adrian Rice   Book Review: Joseph W. Dauben and
                                  Christoph J. Scriba (eds.), Writing the
                                  History of Mathematics: Its Historical
                                  Development. Historical Studies: Science
                                  Networks, 27. Basel, Boston and Berlin:
                                  Birkhäuser, 2002. Pp. xxvii + 689. ISBN
                                  3-7643-6167-0. \EURO73.83, SFr 186.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 488--489
                  Leigh Clayton   Book Review: Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth
                                  Keniston and Leo Marx (eds.), Earth,
                                  Air, Fire, Water: Humanistic Studies of
                                  the Environment. Amherst: University of
                                  Massachusetts, 1999. Pp. ix + 349. ISBN
                                  1-55849-221-6. \pounds 17.00 (paperback) 490--491
                  Steven French   Book Review: Steven Weinberg, Facing Up:
                                  Science and Its Cultural Adversaries.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 283.
                                  ISBN 0-674-00647-X. \pounds 17.95,
                                  \$26.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 491--492
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 493--494
                      Anonymous   Books reviewed . . . . . . . . . . . . . 496--499
                  Steven French   Back Matter  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 500--500


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 38, Number 1, March, 2005

                   Simon Naylor   Introduction: historical geographies of
                                  science --- places, contexts,
                                  cartographies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--12
             Hayden Lorimer and   
                  Nick Spedding   Locating field science: a geographical
                                  family expedition to Glen Roy, Scotland  13--33
               Lawrence Dritsas   From Lake Nyassa to Philadelphia: a
                                  geography of the Zambesi Expedition,
                                  1858--1864 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--52
            Diarmid A. Finnegan   Natural history societies in late
                                  Victorian Scotland and the pursuit of
                                  local civic science  . . . . . . . . . . 53--72
                  Robert Mayhew   Mapping science's imagined community:
                                  geography as a Republic of Letters,
                                  1600--1800 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73--92
           David N. Livingstone   Text, talk and testimony: geographical
                                  reflections on scientific habits. An
                                  afterword  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93--100
                    Kim Plofker   Book Review: Helaine Selin (ed.) and
                                  Ubiratan D'Ambrosio (advisory ed.),
                                  Mathematics across Cultures: The History
                                  of Non-Western Mathematics. Science
                                  across Cultures: The History of
                                  Non-Western Science, 2. Dordrecht and
                                  London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2000. Pp. xx + 479. ISBN 0-7923-6481-3.
                                  \pounds 135.00, \$217.00 (hardback)} . . 102--103
               Donald B. Wagner   Book Review: H. T. Huang, Science and
                                  Civilisation in China. Volume 6: Biology
                                  and Biological Technology. Part V:
                                  Fermentations and Food Science. Joseph
                                  Needham: Science and Civilisation in
                                  China. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xviii + 741. ISBN
                                  0-521-65270-7. \pounds 95.00 (hardback)  103--104
           Bernard R. Goldstein   Book Review: Owen Gingerich, An
                                  Annotated Census of Copernicus' De
                                  revolutionibus (Nuremberg, 1543 and
                                  Basel, 1566). Studia Copernicana --
                                  Brill's Series, 2. Leiden, Boston, MA
                                  and Köln: Brill, 2002. Pp. xxxi + 402.
                                  ISBN 90-04-11466-1. \$132.00,
                                  {\EURO}113.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 104--105
               Wilbur Applebaum   Book Review: Ladina Bezzola Lambert,
                                  Imagining the Unimaginable: The Poetics
                                  of Early Modern Astronomy.
                                  Internationale Forschungen zur
                                  allgemeinen und vergleichenden
                                  Literaturwissenschaft, 58. Amsterdam and
                                  New York: Rodopi, 2002. Pp. ix + 182.
                                  ISBN 90-420-1578-0. \$34.50,
                                  {\EURO}37.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . . 105--106
              David C. Lindberg   Book Review: Richard S. Brooks and David
                                  K. Himrod, Science and Religion in the
                                  English-Speaking World, 1600--1727: A
                                  Bibliographic Guide to the Secondary
                                  Literature. American Theological Library
                                  Association Bibliography Series, 46.
                                  Lanham, MD and London: Scarecrow Press,
                                  2001. Pp. xxxiv + 620. ISBN
                                  0-8018-4011-1. \$85.00 (hardback)} . . . 107--107
                 Jackie Stedall   Book Review: Amir R. Alexander,
                                  Geometrical Landscapes: The Voyages of
                                  Discovery and the Transformation of
                                  Mathematical Practice. Writing Science.
                                  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xvii + 293. ISBN
                                  0-80473-260-4. \pounds 46.95 (hardback)  108--109
                  James Livesey   Book Review: L. W. B. Brockliss,
                                  Calvet's Web: Enlightenment and the
                                  Republic of Letters in
                                  Eighteenth-Century France. Oxford:
                                  Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. xx +
                                  471. ISBN 0-19-924748-X. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109--110
                   Claire Brock   Book Review: Barbara T. Gates (ed.), In
                                  Nature's Name: An Anthology of Women's
                                  Writing and Illustration, 1780--1930.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. xxvi + 673.
                                  ISBN 0-226-28446-8. \pounds 17.50,
                                  \$27.50 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 110--111
                Sheila Ann Dean   Book Review: Richard Keynes, Fossils,
                                  Finches and Fuegians: Charles Darwin's
                                  Adventures and Discoveries on the
                                  Beagle, 1832--1836. London:
                                  HarperCollins, 2002. Pp. xix + 428. ISBN
                                  0-00-710189-9. \pounds 25.00 (hardback)  112--113
                     Paul White   Book Review: Sofia Åkerberg, Knowledge
                                  and Pleasure at Regent's Park: The
                                  Gardens of the Zoological Society of
                                  London during the Nineteenth Century.
                                  Idéhistoriska skrifter, 36. Umeå:
                                  Department of Historical Studies, 2001.
                                  Pp. 254. ISBN 91-7305-147-0. No price
                                  given (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 113--114
                 J. F. M. Clark   Book Review: John Thackray and Bob
                                  Press, The Natural History Museum:
                                  Nature's Treasurehouse. London: Natural
                                  History Museum, 2001. Pp. 144. ISBN
                                  0-565-09164-6. \pounds 11.00 (paperback) 114--115
           Frank A. J. L. James   Book Review: Marc Rothenberg, Kathleen
                                  W. Dorman and Frank R. Millikan (eds.),
                                  The Papers of Joseph Henry. Volume 9.
                                  The Smithsonian Years, January
                                  1854--December 1857. With the assistance
                                  of Deborah Y. Jeffries. Canton, MA:
                                  Smithsonian Institution/Science History
                                  Publications, 2002. Pp. l + 516. ISBN
                                  1-88135-363-9. \$79.95 (hardback)} . . . 115--116
                     Robert Fox   Book Review: Guillermo Lusa Monforte
                                  (ed.), La creación de la Escuela
                                  Industrial Barcelonesa (1851): 1 de
                                  octubre de 1851--1 de octubre de 2001.
                                  Documentos de la Escuela de Ingenieros
                                  Industriales de Barcelona, 11.
                                  Barcelona: Escola T\`ecnica Superior
                                  d'Enginyeria Industrial de Barcelona,
                                  Universitat Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya,
                                  2001. Pp. 168. ISSN 1137-0238. No price
                                  given (hardback). Guillermo Lusa
                                  Monforte, Inquietudes y reformas de
                                  cambio de siglo: el proyecto de nueva
                                  Escuela Industrial (1899--1910).
                                  Documentos de la Escuela de Ingenieros
                                  Industriales de Barcelona, 12.
                                  Barcelona: Escola T\`ecnica Superior
                                  d'Enginyeria Industrial de Barcelona,
                                  Universitat Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya,
                                  2002. Pp. 191. ISSN 1137-0238. No price
                                  given (paperback). Guillermo Lusa
                                  Monforte, El conflicto con la Diputación
                                  (1915). La plena incorporación de la
                                  Escuela al Estado (1917). Documentos de
                                  la Escuela de Ingenieros Industriales de
                                  Barcelona, 13. Barcelona: Escola
                                  T\`ecnica Superior d'Enginyeria
                                  Industrial de Barcelona, Universitat
                                  Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya, 2003. Pp.
                                  191. ISSN 1137-0238. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116--117
                  Bruce J. Hunt   Book Review: Jed Z. Buchwald and Andrew
                                  Warwick (eds.), Histories of the
                                  Electron: The Birth of Microphysics.
                                  Dibner Institute Studies in the History
                                  of Science and Technology. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: MIT Press, 2001. Pp. xi +
                                  514. ISBN 0-262-02494-2. \pounds 37.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117--118
             Carsten Timmermann   Book Review: Harry M. Marks, The
                                  Progress of Experiment: Science and
                                  Therapeutic Reform in the United States,
                                  1900--1990. Cambridge History of
                                  Medicine. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2000. Pp. xii + 258.
                                  ISBN 0-521-78561-8. \pounds 14.95,
                                  \$19.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 118--119
                 Akihito Suzuki   Book Review: Roy Porter, Madness: A
                                  Brief History. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2002. Pp. xii + 241. ISBN
                                  0-19-280266-6. \pounds 11.99, \$22.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--121
                 Stefano Gattei   Book Review: Steve Fuller, Thomas Kuhn:
                                  A Philosophical History for Our Times.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. xvii + 472.
                                  ISBN 0-226-26896-9. \pounds 14.50,
                                  \$22.50 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 121--122
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123--125

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 38, Number 2, June, 2005

                   Koen Vermeir   The magic of the magic lantern
                                  (1660--1700): on analogical
                                  demonstration and the visualization of
                                  the invisible  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--159
                   Francis Reid   Isaac Frost's \booktitleTwo Systems of
                                  Astronomy (1846): plebeian resistance
                                  and scriptural astronomy . . . . . . . . 161--177
                     Simon Cook   Late Victorian visual reasoning and
                                  Alfred Marshall's economic science . . . 179--195
                  K. G. Valente   `A finite universe?' Riemannian geometry
                                  and the modernist theology of Ernest
                                  William Barnes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197--217
               Leigh D. Bregman   Book Review: Lynn K. Nyhart and Thomas
                                  H. Broman (eds.), Science and Civil
                                  Society. Osiris, 17. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. x
                                  + 373. ISBN 0-226-07371-8. \$50.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 220--221
                   Ursula Klein   Book Review: Robert Siegfried, From
                                  Elements to Atoms: A History of Chemical
                                  Composition. Transactions of the
                                  American Philosophical Society, 92 (4).
                                  Philadelphia: American Philosophical
                                  Society, 2002. Pp. x + 278. ISBN
                                  0-87169-924-9. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221--222
                  John Van Wyhe   Book Review: Stanley Finger, Origins of
                                  Neuroscience: A History of Explorations
                                  into Brain Function. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xviii + 462.
                                  ISBN 0-19-514694-8. \pounds 29.50
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 222--223
             Jens Hòyrup   Book Review: Jürgen Schönbeck, Euklid.
                                  Vita Mathematica, 12. Basel, Boston and
                                  Berlin: Birkhäuser, 2003. Pp. x + 264.
                                  ISBN 3-7643-6584-6. \EURO82.24, SFr
                                  128.00 (hardback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 223--225
                  Hester Higton   Book Review: Koenraad van Cleempoel, A
                                  Catalogue Raisonné of Scientific
                                  Instruments from the Louvain School,
                                  1530 to 1600. De Diversis Artibus:
                                  Collection of Studies from the
                                  International Academy of the History of
                                  Science, 65. Turnhout: Brepols, 2002.
                                  Pp. xii + 284. ISBN 2-503-51218-6.
                                  \EURO75.00 (hardback)  . . . . . . . . . 225--226
               Wilbur Applebaum   Book Review: Barbara M. Benedict,
                                  Curiosity: A Cultural History of Early
                                  Modern Inquiry. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  ix + 321. ISBN 0-226-04264-2. \pounds
                                  17.50, \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 226--227
              William C. Kimler   Book Review: Carl von Linné, Nemesis
                                  Divina. Edited and translated with
                                  explanatory notes by M. J. Petry.
                                  Archives internationales d'histoire des
                                  idées, 177. Dordrecht, Boston and London:
                                  Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Pp.
                                  xviii + 483. ISBN 0-7923-6820-7. \pounds
                                  119.00, \$169.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . 227--228
                   Pietro Corsi   Book Review: Jean-Luc Chappey, La Société
                                  des observateurs de l'homme
                                  (1799--1804): Des Anthropologues au
                                  temps de Bonaparte. Biblioth\`eque
                                  d'histoire révolutionnaire, 5. Paris:
                                  Société des études robespierristes, 2002.
                                  Pp. 573. ISBN 2-908327-45-7. \EURO46.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 228--230
                   David Knight   Book Review: Robert J. Richards, The
                                  Romantic Conception of Life: Science and
                                  Philosophy in the Age of Goethe. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xix + 587. ISBN 0-226-71210-9.
                                  \pounds 24.00, \$35.00 (hardback)} . . . 230--231
                     M. D. Eddy   Book Review: Hugh Torrens, The Practice
                                  of British Geology, 1750--1850. Variorum
                                  Collected Studies Series, CS736.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002. Pp. 372. ISBN
                                  0-86078-876-8. \pounds 59.50 (hardback)  231--232
                    W. H. Brock   Book Review: David Philip Miller,
                                  Discovering Water: James Watt, Henry
                                  Cavendish and the Nineteenth-Century
                                  `Water Controversy'. Science, Technology
                                  and Culture, 1700--1945. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2004. Pp. xiii + 316. ISBN
                                  0-7546-3177-X. \pounds 55.00 (hardback)  232--234
                 David Edgerton   Book Review: Augustí Nieto-Galan, Santponç
                                  -- Monturiol -- Isaac Peral: la seducción
                                  de la máquina vapores, submarinos e
                                  inventores. With a Preface by Saturnino
                                  de la Plaza. Novatores, 2. Madrid:
                                  Nivola, 2001. Pp. 129. ISBN
                                  84-95599-10-4. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 234--235
              Christine Hertler   Book Review: Uwe Hoßfeld, Lennart Olsson
                                  and Olaf Breidbach (eds.), Carl
                                  Gegenbaur and Evolutionary Morphology.
                                  Theory in Biosciences, 122, 2--3
                                  (special issue). Jena: Urban & Fischer,
                                  2003. Pp. 198. ISSN 1431-7613. No price
                                  given (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 235--236
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Steven J. Dick, Sky and
                                  Ocean Joined: The U.S. Naval Observatory
                                  1830--2000. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xiii + 609.
                                  ISBN 0-521-81599-1. \pounds 90.00,
                                  \$130.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . . . . 236--237
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Helen Small and Trudi Tate
                                  (eds.), Literature, Science,
                                  Psychoanalysis, 1830--1970: Essays in
                                  Honour of Gillian Beer. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. vii + 255.
                                  ISBN 0-19-96667-0. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237--238
                    Enda Leaney   Book Review: Mark McCartney and Andrew
                                  Whitaker (eds.), Physicists of Ireland:
                                  Passion and Precision. Bristol and
                                  Philadelphia: Institute of Physics
                                  Publishing, 2003. Pp. xiv + 298. ISBN
                                  0-7503-0866-4. \pounds 40.00, \$58.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238--239
                   David Kaiser   Book Review: Jagdish Mehra and Kimball
                                  A. Milton, Climbing the Mountain: The
                                  Scientific Biography of Julian
                                  Schwinger. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2000. Pp. xii + 677. ISBN
                                  0-19-850658-9. \pounds 45.00 (hardback)  239--240
                 Allan Franklin   Book Review: Hans Radder (ed.), The
                                  Philosophy of Scientific
                                  Experimentation. Pittsburgh: University
                                  of Pittsburgh Press, 2003. Pp. xii +
                                  311. ISBN 0-8229-5795-7. \$29.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 241--242
                  Sophie Forgan   Book Review: Ulf Larsson (ed.), Cultures
                                  of Creativity: The Centennial Exhibition
                                  of the Nobel Prize. English translation
                                  by Daniel M. Olson. Nobel Museum
                                  Archives, 2. Canton, MA: Science History
                                  Publications, 2001. Pp. 228. ISBN
                                  0-88135-288-8. \$40.00 (paperback)}  . . 242--243
                  Simon Chaplin   Book Review: Ken Arnold and Danielle
                                  Olsen (eds.), Medicine Man: The
                                  Forgotten Museum of Henry Wellcome.
                                  London: British Museum Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  397. ISBN 0-7141-2794-9. \pounds 19.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243--244
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245--249

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 38, Number 3, September, 2005

                   Janet Browne   Presidential address: Commemorating
                                  Darwin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--274
                 Maria Rentetzi   Designing (for) a new scientific
                                  discipline: the location and
                                  architecture of the Institut für
                                  Radiumforschung in early
                                  twentieth-century Vienna . . . . . . . . 275--306
                 Gavin Schaffer   `Like a baby with a box of matches':
                                  British scientists and the concept of
                                  `race' in the inter-war period . . . . . 307--324
                  Anna-K. Mayer   When things don't talk: knowledge and
                                  belief in the inter-war humanism of
                                  Charles Singer (1876--1960)  . . . . . . 325--347
              J. R. R. Christie   Book Review: John V. Pickstone, Ways of
                                  Knowing: A New History of Science,
                                  Technology and Medicine. Manchester:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2000;
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xii + 273. ISBN
                                  0-226-66795-2. \pounds 14.00, \$27.50
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 350--351
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Review: John L. Heilbron (ed.), The
                                  Oxford Companion to the History of
                                  Modern Science. Oxford and New York:
                                  Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  xxviii + 941. ISBN 0-19-511229-6.
                                  \pounds 80.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 351--353
              Robert G. W. Kirk   Book Review: Angela N. H. Creager and
                                  William Chester Jordan (eds.), The
                                  Animal/Human Boundary: Historical
                                  Perspectives. Studies in Comparative
                                  History, 2. Woodbridge: University of
                                  Rochester Press, 2002. Pp. xviii + 342.
                                  ISBN 1-58046-120-4. \pounds 50.00,
                                  \$75.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 353--355
               Jonathan Y. Tsou   Book Review: Michael Heidelberger and
                                  Friedrich Stadler (eds.), History of
                                  Philosophy of Science: New Trends and
                                  Perspectives. Vienna Circle Institute
                                  Yearbook, 9. Dordrecht, Boston and
                                  London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2002. Pp. x + 440. ISBN 1-4020-0509-1.
                                  \pounds 87.00, \EURO138.00, \$127.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 355--356
           Stephen C. Mccluskey   Book Review: Asger Aaboe, Episodes from
                                  the Early History of Astronomy. New
                                  York: Springer-Verlag, 2001. Pp. xv +
                                  172. ISBN 0-387-95136-9. \pounds 33.00,
                                  \$49.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 356--358
                 Jackie Stedall   Book Review: Menso Folkerts, Essays on
                                  Early Medieval Mathematics: The Latin
                                  Tradition. Variorum Collected Studies
                                  Series, CS751. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003.
                                  Pp. 382. ISBN 0-86078-895-4. \pounds
                                  59.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 358--359
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: David A. King, The Ciphers
                                  of the Monks: A Forgotten
                                  Number-Notation of the Middle Ages.
                                  Boethius, 44. Stuttgart: FranzSteiner
                                  Verlag, 2001. Pp. 506. ISBN
                                  3-515-07640-9. DM 199.49, EUR 102.00
                                  (hardcover)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 359--360
                  Vivian Nutton   Book Review: Nancy G. Siraisi, Medicine
                                  and the Italian Universities,
                                  1250--1600. Education and Society in the
                                  Middle Ages and Renaissance, 12. Leiden:
                                  Brill, 2001. Pp. ix + 389. ISBN
                                  90-04-11942-6. \$122.00, {\EURO}105.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 360--360
                    J. V. Field   Book Review: Wolfgang Lef\`evre, Jürgen
                                  Renn and Urs Schoepflin (eds.), The
                                  Power of Images in Early Modern Science.
                                  Basel, Boston and Berlin: Birkhäuser
                                  Verlag, 2003. Pp. ix + 308. ISBN
                                  3-7643-2434-1. \EURO118.00 (paperback)   361--361
                     John Henry   Book Reviews: Leonhart Fuchs, De
                                  historia stirpium commentarii insignes.
                                  With a Commentary by Karen Reeds. Octavo
                                  Digital Editions. Oakland: Octavo, 2003.
                                  ISBN 1-59110-051-8. \pounds 29.00,
                                  \$30.00 (CD-ROM). Nicolaus Copernicus,
                                  De revolutionibus orbium coelestium
                                  libri VI. With a Commentary by Owen
                                  Gingerich. Octavo Digital Editions.
                                  Oakland: Octavo, 2003. ISBN
                                  1-891788-14-0. \pounds 24.00, \$40.00
                                  (CD-ROM). Galileo Galilei, Siderius
                                  Nuncius. With a Commentary by Albert van
                                  Helden. Octavo Digital Editions.
                                  Oakland: Octavo, 2003. ISBN
                                  1-891788-12-4. \pounds 15.00, \$25.00
                                  (CD-ROM). Robert Hooke, Micrographia.
                                  With a Commentary by Brian J. Ford.
                                  Octavo Digital Editions. Oakland:
                                  Octavo, 2003. ISBN 1-891788-02-7.
                                  \pounds 29.00, \$30.00 (CD-ROM).
                                  Benjamin Franklin, Experiments and
                                  Observations on Electricity. With a
                                  Commentary by I. Bernard Cohen. Octavo
                                  Digital Editions. Oakland: Octavo, 2003.
                                  ISBN 1-891788-13-2. \pounds 23.00,
                                  \$25.00 (CD-ROM)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 361--362
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Stanton J. Linden (ed.),
                                  The Alchemy Reader: From Hermes
                                  Trismegistus to Isaac Newton. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  xxv + 260. ISBN 0-521-79662-8. \pounds
                                  16.95, \$24.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 363--363
                     M. D. Eddy   Book Reviews: William R. Newman,
                                  Gehennical Fire: The Lives of George
                                  Starkey, an American Alchemist in the
                                  Scientific Revolution. With a New
                                  Forward. Chicago and London: University
                                  of Chicago Press, 2003. Pp. xxiv + 348.
                                  ISBN 0-226-57714-7. \pounds 19.50,
                                  \$27.50 (paperback). William R. Newman
                                  and Lawrence M. Principe, Alchemy Tried
                                  in the Fire: Starkey, Boyle, and the
                                  Fate of Helmontian Chymistry. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xv+344. ISBN 0-226-57711-2.
                                  \pounds 28.00, \$40.00 (hardback)  . . . 364--366
         Niccol\`o Guicciardini   Book Review: S. Chandrasekhar, Newton's
                                  Principia for the Common Reader. Oxford:
                                  Clarendon Press, 2003. Pp. xxiii + 595.
                                  ISBN 0-19-852675-X. \pounds 49.95
                                  (paperback). (First published in
                                  hardback, 1995)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 366--368
                 Fernando Vidal   Book Review: Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
                                  and Bruno Bernardi (eds.), Rousseau et
                                  les sciences. Paris, Budapest and Turin:
                                  L'Harmattan, 2003. Pp. 316. ISBN
                                  2-7475-5100-8. \EURO25.90 (paperback)    368--369
                     Emma Spary   Book Review: Roger L. Williams, French
                                  Botany in the Enlightenment: The
                                  Ill-fated Voyages of La Pérouse and His
                                  Rescuers. International Archives of the
                                  History of Ideas, 182. Dordrecht, Boston
                                  and London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2003. Pp. 240. ISBN 1-4020-1109-1.
                                  \pounds 57.00, \$85.00 (hardback)} . . . 369--371
               Maurice Crosland   Book Review: Danielle Fauque (ed.),
                                  Lavoisier et la naissance de la chimie
                                  moderne. Paris: Vuibert, 2003. Pp. 233.
                                  ISBN 2-7117-5353-0. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--371
                    Jeremy Gray   Book Review: Andrew Warwick, Masters of
                                  Theory: Cambridge and the Rise of
                                  Mathematical Physics. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xiv + 572. ISBN 0-226-87375-7.
                                  \pounds 20.50, \$29.00 (paperback)}  . . 372--373
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 374--378

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 38, Number 4, December, 2005

            Huib J. Zuidervaart   An eighteenth-century
                                  medical--meteorological society in the
                                  Netherlands: an investigation of early
                                  organization, instrumentation and
                                  quantification. Part 1 . . . . . . . . . 379--410
                Juliana Adelman   Evolution on display: promoting Irish
                                  natural history and Darwinism at the
                                  Dublin Science and Art Museum  . . . . . 411--436
                  Anne O'Connor   The competition for the Woodwardian
                                  Chair of Geology: Cambridge, 1873  . . . 437--461
                   James Secord   The electronic harvest . . . . . . . . . 463--467
                   Thomas Dixon   Book Review: David C. Lindberg and
                                  Ronald L. Numbers (eds.), When Science
                                  and Christianity Meet. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xii + 357. ISBN 0-226-48214-6.
                                  \pounds 20.50, \$29.00 (hardback)} . . . 469--471
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Thomas J. Misa, Philip Brey
                                  and Andrew Feenberg (eds.), Modernity
                                  and Technology. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: MIT Press, 2003. Pp. ix + 421.
                                  ISBN 0-262-13421-7. \pounds 26.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--473
                    John Nerone   Book Review: Lisa Gitelman and Geoffrey
                                  B. Pingree (eds.), New Media,
                                  1740--1915. Media in Transition.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xxxiv + 271. ISBN
                                  0-262-07245-9. \pounds 23.50 (hardback)  473--474
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Review: Paola Bertucci and Giuliano
                                  Pancaldi (eds.), Electric Bodies:
                                  Episodes in the History of Medical
                                  Electricity. Bologna Studies in History
                                  of Science 9. Bologna: Universit\`a di
                                  Bologna, Dipartimento di Filosofia,
                                  2001. Pp. 298. ISBN 88-900162-2-1. No
                                  price given (paperback)  . . . . . . . . 474--475
                     Aude Doody   Book Review: G. E. R. Lloyd, In the Grip
                                  of Disease: Studies in the Greek
                                  Imagination. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2003. Pp. xxi + 258. ISBN
                                  0-19-925323-4. \pounds 25.00 (hardback)  476--477
                     Adam Lucas   Book Review: Francesc Relaño, The Shaping
                                  of Africa: Cosmographic Discourse and
                                  Cartographic Science in Late Medieval
                                  and Early Modern Europe. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2002. Pp. x + 271. ISBN
                                  0-754-60239-7. \pounds 52.50 (hardback)  477--478
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: Sigmund Eisner (ed.), A
                                  Variorum Edition of the Works of
                                  Geoffrey Chaucer. Volume VI: The Prose
                                  Treatises. Part One: A Treatise on the
                                  Astrolabe. Norman: University of
                                  Oklahoma, 2002. Pp. xxiv + 358. ISBN
                                  0-8061-3413-5. \$75.00 (hardback)} . . . 478--478
         Raquel Delgado-Moreira   Book Review: Ayval Leshem, Newton on
                                  Mathematics and Spiritual Purity.
                                  International Archives of the History of
                                  Ideas, 183. Dordrecht, Boston and
                                  London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2003. Pp. x + 230. ISBN 1-4020-1151-2.
                                  \pounds 58.00, \$86.00, {\EURO}90.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 479--480
                   James Sumner   Book Review: William J. Ashworth,
                                  Customs and Excise: Trade, Production
                                  and Consumption in England 1640--1845.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.
                                  Pp. xiii + 396. ISBN 0-19-925921-6.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 480--481
                 Alexandra Cook   Book Review: Jean-Daniel Candaux and
                                  Jean-Marc Drouin (eds.),
                                  Augustin-Pyramus de Candolle: Mémoires et
                                  souvenirs (1778--1841). Biblioth\`eque
                                  d'histoire des sciences, 5. Geneva:
                                  Georg Editeur, 2003. Pp. xv + 591. ISBN
                                  2-8257-0832-1. \EURO33.00 (paperback)    482--483
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: John Cantrell and Gillian
                                  Cookson (eds.), Henry Maudslay and the
                                  Pioneers of the Machine Age. Stroud and
                                  Charleston: Tempus, 2002. Pp. 192. ISBN
                                  0-7524-2766-0. \pounds 16.99, \$26.99
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483--484
                   P. M. Harman   Book Review: Iwan Rhys Morus,
                                  Frankenstein's Children: Electricity,
                                  Exhibition, and Experiment in
                                  Early-Nineteenth-Century London.
                                  Princeton, NJ: Princeton University
                                  Press, 1998. Pp. xiv + 324. ISBN
                                  0-691-05952-7. \$45.00, \pounds 32.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 484--485
                  Bruce J. Hunt   Book Reviews: P. M. Harman (ed.),
                                  \booktitleThe Scientific Letters and
                                  Papers of James Clerk Maxwell. Volume I:
                                  1846--1862. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 1990. Pp. xxviii +
                                  748. ISBN 0-521-25625-9. \$195.00
                                  (hardback). \booktitle{Volume II:
                                  1862--1873}. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 1995. Pp. xxx + 999.
                                  ISBN 0-521-25626-7. \$285.00 (hardback).
                                  \booktitleVolume III: 1873--1879.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xxvii + 932. ISBN
                                  0-521-25627-5. \pounds 210.00, \$315.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 485--487
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: John C. Thackray, To See
                                  the Fellows Fight: Eye-Witness Accounts
                                  of Meetings of the Geological Society of
                                  London and its Club, 1822--1868. BSHS
                                  Monographs, 12. London: British Society
                                  for the History of Science, 2003. Pp.
                                  xviii + 243. ISBN 0-906450-14-4. \pounds
                                  15.00. \$26.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 487--488
                    Roy Macleod   Book Review: Lawrence Goldman, Science,
                                  Reform and Politics in Victorian
                                  Britain: The Social Science Association,
                                  1857--1886. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. 419+index.
                                  ISBN 0-521-33053 . . . . . . . . . . . . 488--490
                    David Smith   Book Review: Roger Cooter and John
                                  Pickstone (eds.), Companion to Medicine
                                  in the Twentieth Century. Routledge
                                  World Reference. London and New York:
                                  Routledge, 2003. Pp. xix + 756. ISBN
                                  0-415-28603-4. \pounds 24.99 (paperback) 490--491
                  Mary Croarken   Book Review: Georgina Ferry, A Computer
                                  Called LEO: Lyons Teashops and the
                                  World's First Office Computer. London:
                                  Fourth Estate, 2003. Pp. xi + 221. ISBN
                                  1-84115-185-8. \pounds 15.99 (hardback)  491--492
                     Eve Seguin   Book Review: Maxime Schwartz, How the
                                  Cows Turned Mad. Translated by Edward
                                  Schneider. Berkeley and London:
                                  University of California Press, 2003.
                                  Pp. viii + 238. ISBN 0-520-23531-2.
                                  \pounds 17.95, \$24.95 (hardback)} . . . 492--494
                Michael Roberts   Book Review: John A. Moore, From Genesis
                                  to Genetics: The Case of Evolution and
                                  Creationism. Berkeley, Los Angeles and
                                  London: University of California Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xvi + 223. ISBN 0-520-22441-8.
                                  \pounds 19.95, \$27.50 (hardback)} . . . 494--495
                    Jenny Marie   Book Review: Alan H. Goodman, Deborah
                                  Heath and M. Susan Lindee (eds.),
                                  Genetic Nature/Culture: Anthropology and
                                  Science beyond the Two-Culture Divide.
                                  Berkeley, Los Angeles and London:
                                  University of California Press, 2003.
                                  Pp. xvii + 311. ISBN 0-520-23793-5.
                                  \pounds 16.95, \$24.95 (paperback)}  . . 495--496
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 497--498


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 39, Number 1, March, 2006

                 Stephen Pender   Examples and experience: on the
                                  uncertainty of medicine  . . . . . . . . 1--28
                   Anna Maerker   The tale of the hermaphrodite monkey:
                                  classification, state interests and
                                  natural historical expertise between
                                  museum and court, 1791--1794 . . . . . . 29--47
            Huib J. Zuidervaart   An eighteenth-century
                                  medical--meteorological society in the
                                  Netherlands: an investigation of early
                                  organization, instrumentation and
                                  quantification. Part 2 . . . . . . . . . 49--66
                     Karen Wood   Making and circulating knowledge through
                                  Sir William Hamilton's \booktitleCampi
                                  Phlegraei  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--96
          Savithri Preetha Nair   Science and the politics of colonial
                                  collecting: the case of Indian
                                  meteorites, 1856--70 . . . . . . . . . . 97--119
                  Lewis Pyenson   Book Review: Robert Fox (ed.), Centre
                                  and Periphery Revisited: The Structures
                                  of European Science, 1750--1914. Revue
                                  de la Maison française: Oxford, 2003. Pp.
                                  191. ISSN 1477-3082. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--123
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Mary Jo Nye (ed.), The
                                  Cambridge History of Science. Volume 5:
                                  The Modern Physical and Mathematical
                                  Sciences. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xxix + 678.
                                  ISBN 0-521-57199-5. \pounds 65.00,
                                  \$95.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 123--125
               Stephen G. Brush   Book Review: Lisa M. Dolling, Arthur F.
                                  Gianelli and Glenn N. Statile (eds.),
                                  The Tests of Time: Readings in the
                                  Development of Physical Theory.
                                  Princeton and Oxford: Princeton
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xliii + 716.
                                  ISBN 0-691-09085-8. \$25.95 (paperback)} 125--126
          Ivor Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: Hans Niels Jahnke (ed.), A
                                  History of Analysis. History of
                                  Mathematics, 24. Providence, RI:
                                  American Mathematical Society and London
                                  Mathematical Society, 2003. Pp. xi +
                                  422. ISBN 0-8218-2623-9. \$89.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126--127
                David Pantalony   Book Review: Marco Beretta, Paolo
                                  Galluzzi and Carlo Triarco (eds.), Musa
                                  Musaei: Studies on Scientific
                                  Instruments and Collections in Honour of
                                  Mara Miniati. Biblioteca di Nuncius
                                  Studi e Testi, XLIX. Firenze: Leo S.
                                  Olschki, 2003. Pp. viii + 486. ISBN
                                  88-222-5238-1. \EURO49.00 (paperback)    127--128
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: Hester Higton, with
                                  contributions from Silke Ackermann,
                                  Richard Dunn, Kiyoshi Takada and Anthony
                                  Turner, Sundials at Greenwich: A
                                  Catalogue of the Sundials, Horary
                                  Quadrants and Nocturnals in the National
                                  Maritime Museum, Greenwich. Oxford and
                                  New York: Oxford University Press and
                                  National Maritime Museum, 2002. Pp. x +
                                  463. ISBN 0-19-850877-8. \pounds 99.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--130
                   Elaine Hobby   Book Review: Caroline Bicks, Midwiving
                                  Subjects in Shakespeare's England. Women
                                  and Gender in the Early Modern World.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003. Pp. xii + 212.
                                  ISBN 0-7546-0938-3. \pounds 40.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 130--131
                    Jim Bennett   Book Review: Robert D. Huerta, Giants of
                                  Delft. Johannes Vermeer and the Natural
                                  Philosophers: The Parallel Search for
                                  Knowledge during the Age of Discovery.
                                  Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press and
                                  London: Associated University Presses,
                                  2003. Pp. 156. ISBN 0-8387-5538-0.
                                  \pounds 39.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 131--131
                     Peter Dear   Book Review: Nicholas Hammond (ed.), The
                                  Cambridge Companion to Pascal.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xvi + 287. ISBN 0-521-00611-2.
                                  \pounds 15.95, \$23.00 (paperback)}  . . 131--133
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Oliver Hochadel, Öffentliche
                                  Wissenschaft. Elektrizität in der
                                  deutschen Aufklärung. Göttingen: Wallstein
                                  Verlag, 2003. Pp. 364. ISBN
                                  3-89244-629-6. \EURO 35.00 (paperback)   133--134
                 Charlotte Bigg   Book Review: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang,
                                  Empire and the Sun: Victorian Solar
                                  Eclipse Expeditions. Writing Science.
                                  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xii + 196. ISBN 0-8047-3926-9.
                                  \pounds 16.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 134--135
                   Ana Carneiro   Book Review: Ursula Klein, Experiments,
                                  Models, Paper Tools: Cultures of Organic
                                  Chemistry in the Nineteenth Century.
                                  Writing Science. Stanford: Stanford
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xi + 305.
                                  ISBN 0-8047-4359-2. \pounds 49.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135--136
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Thomas Dixon, From Passions
                                  to Emotions: The Creation of a Secular
                                  Psychological Category. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. x
                                  + 287. ISBN 0-521-82729-9. \pounds
                                  47.50, \$60.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 137--138
                   Thomas Dixon   Book Review: Paul White, Thomas Huxley:
                                  Making the `Man of Science'. Cambridge
                                  Science Biographies. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  xiv + 205. ISBN 0-521-64967-6. \pounds
                                  16.99, \$22.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 138--140
                Peter J. Bowler   Book Review: David Knight (ed.), The
                                  Evolution Debate 1813--1870. London and
                                  New York: Routledge in association with
                                  the Natural History Museum, 2003. Pp.
                                  3748. ISBN 0-415-28922-X (set of nine
                                  volumes). \pounds 895.00 (hardback)  . . 140--141
                 John C. Waller   Book Review: Diana Wyndham, Eugenics in
                                  Australia: Striving for National
                                  Fitness. London: Diana Wyndham and the
                                  Galton Institute, 2003. Pp. 406. ISBN
                                  0-9504066-7-8. \pounds 5.00 (paperback)  141--142
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: Deborah Fitzgerald, Every
                                  Farm a Factory: The Industrial Ideal in
                                  American Agriculture. Yale Agrarian
                                  Studies. New Haven and London: Yale
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xi + 241.
                                  ISBN 0-300-08813-2. \pounds 35.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142--143
                     Emma Spary   Book Review: Steven B. Karch, A History
                                  of Cocaine: The Mystery of Coca Java and
                                  the Kew Plant. London: Royal Society of
                                  Medicine Press, 2003. Pp. xi + 224. ISBN
                                  1-85315-547-0. \pounds 24.95, \$39.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143--144
                   Peter Morris   Book Review: Lesley Richmond, Julie
                                  Stevenson and Alison Turton (eds.), The
                                  Pharmaceutical Industry: A Guide to
                                  Historical Records. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2003. Pp. ix + 561. ISBN 0-7546-3352-7.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 144--145
                    Alex Roland   Book Review: Roger D. Launius and Janet
                                  R. Daley Bednarek (eds.), Reconsidering
                                  a Century of Flight. Chapel Hill and
                                  London: University of North Carolina
                                  Press, 2003. Pp. xii + 300. ISBN
                                  0-8078-5488-3. \pounds 14.95, \$19.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145--146
                    D. J. Clark   Book Review: Slava Gerovitch, From
                                  Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of
                                  Soviet Cybernetics. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: MIT Press, 2002. pp. xiv + 369.
                                  ISBN 0-262-07232-7. \pounds 25.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146--148
              C. A. J. Chilvers   Book Review: Garland E. Allen and Roy M.
                                  Macleod (eds.), Science, History and
                                  Social Activism: A Tribute to Everett
                                  Mendelsohn. Boston Studies in the
                                  Philosophy of Science, 228. Dordrecht,
                                  Boston and London: Kluwer Academic
                                  Publishers, 2001. Pp. x + 388. ISBN
                                  1-4020-0495-8. \pounds 85.00, \$124.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148--149
                  Piers J. Hale   Book Review: Spencer R. Weart, The
                                  Discovery of Global Warming. New
                                  Histories of Science, Technology and
                                  Medicine. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  Harvard University Press, 2003. Pp. xi +
                                  228. ISBN 0-674-01157-0. \pounds 19.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--150
                Paolo Palladino   Book Review: Finn Bowring, Science,
                                  Seeds and Cyborgs: Biotechnology and the
                                  Appropriation of Life. London and New
                                  York: Verso, 2003. Pp. xiii + 388. ISBN
                                  1-85984-687-4. \pounds 19.00, \$29.99,
                                  C\$39.00 (hardback)  . . . . . . . . . . 150--151
              Chandak Sengoopta   Book Review: Henry C. Lee and Frank
                                  Tirnady, Blood Evidence: How DNA is
                                  Revolutionizing the Way We Solve Crimes.
                                  Oxford: Perseus Publishing, 2003. Pp.
                                  xxx + 418. ISBN 0-7382-0602-4. \pounds
                                  19.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 152--153
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--157

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 39, Number 2, June, 2006

                Peter J. Bowler   Presidential address: Experts and
                                  publishers: writing popular science in
                                  early twentieth-century Britain, writing
                                  popular history of science now . . . . . 159--187
                   Jon Mcginnis   A medieval Arabic analysis of motion at
                                  an instant: the Avicennan sources to the
                                  \em forma fluens/fluxus formae debate    189--205
               Paul Elliott and   
                Stephen Daniels   The `school of true, useful and
                                  universal science'? Freemasonry, natural
                                  philosophy and scientific culture in
                                  eighteenth-century England . . . . . . . 207--229
          Faidra Papanelopoulou   Gustave-Adolphe Hirn (1815--1890):
                                  engineering thermodynamics in
                                  mid-nineteenth-century France  . . . . . 231--254
                   Claire Brock   The public worth of Mary Somerville  . . 255--272
                   Jack Morrell   Book Reviews: Geological movements
                                  Sandra Herbert, Charles Darwin,
                                  Geologist. Ithaca and London: Cornell
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xx + 485.
                                  ISBN 0-8014-4348-2. \pounds 21.95,
                                  \$39.95 (hardback). Martin J. S.
                                  Rudwick, The New Science of Geology:
                                  Studies in the Earth Sciences in the Age
                                  of Revolution. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004.
                                  Pp. xviii+316. ISBN 0-86078-958-6.
                                  \pounds 60.00 (hardback). Martin J. S.
                                  Rudwick, Lyell and Darwin, Geologists:
                                  Studies in the Earth Sciences in the Age
                                  of Reform. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. Pp.
                                  xviii+316. ISBN 0-86078-959-4. \pounds
                                  60.00 (hardback). Martin J. S. Rudwick,
                                  Bursting the Limits of Time: The
                                  Reconstruction of Geohistory in the Age
                                  of Revolution. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  xxiv+708. ISBN 0-226-73111-1. \pounds
                                  28.50, \$45.00 (hardback)  . . . . . . . 273--279
                 Roberta Bivins   Book Reviews: Mark Harrison, Disease and
                                  the Modern World: 1500 to the Present
                                  Day. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2004. Pp.
                                  vi + 270. ISBN 0-7456-2810-9. \pounds
                                  17.99, \$26.95 (paperback). Kenneth F.
                                  Kiple (ed.), The Cambridge Historical
                                  Dictionary of Disease. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  xiii+412. ISBN 0-521-53026-1. \pounds
                                  19.95, \$27.00 (paperback) . . . . . . . 282--283
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Carsten Kretschmann (ed.),
                                  Wissenspopularisierung. Konzepte der
                                  Wissensverbreitung im Wandel.
                                  Wissenskultur und gesellschaftlicher
                                  Wandel 4. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2003.
                                  Pp. 409. ISBN 3-05-003770-9. \EURO49.80
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 284--285
                  Marta Spranzi   Book Review: Fernand Hallyn, Les
                                  Structures rhétoriques de la science. De
                                  Kepler \`a Maxwell. Collection $\ll$Des
                                  travaux$\gg$. Paris: Editions du Seuil,
                                  2004. Pp. 323. ISBN 2-02-063249-7.
                                  \EURO24.00 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 285--286
                  Hester Higton   Book Reviews: Catherine Eagleton,
                                  Jennifer Downes, Katherine Harloe, Boris
                                  Jardine, Nick Jardine and Adam Mosley,
                                  Instruments of Translation. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge Latin Therapy Group and the
                                  Whipple Museum of the History of
                                  Science, 2003. Pp. 54. ISBN
                                  0-906271-21-5. No price given
                                  (paperback). Patrick Boner and Catherine
                                  Eagleton (eds.), Instruments of Mystery.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge Latin Therapy Group
                                  and the Whipple Museum of the History of
                                  Science, 2004. Pp. iv + 65. ISBN
                                  0-906271-22-3. No price given
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 286--287
                   Yakup Bektas   Book Review: Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu,
                                  Science, Technology and Learning in the
                                  Ottoman Empire: Western Influence, Local
                                  Institutions and the Transfer of
                                  Knowledge. Variorum Collected Studies
                                  Series, CS773. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004.
                                  Pp. xiv + 352. ISBN 0-86078-924-1.
                                  \pounds 59.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 287--288
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Volker Fritz Brüning,
                                  Bibliographie der alchemistischen
                                  Literatur. Band 1: Die alchemistischen
                                  Druckwerke von der Erfindung der
                                  Buchdruckerkunst bis zum Jahr 1690.
                                  München: K. G. Saur, 2004. Pp. xii + 500.
                                  ISBN 3-598-11603-9. \EURO248.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 289--290
                   Silvia Manzo   Book Review: Francis Bacon, The
                                  Instauratio Magna Part II: Novum Organum
                                  and Associated Texts. Edited with
                                  introduction, notes, commentaries and
                                  facing-page translations by Graham Rees
                                  with Maria Wakely. The Oxford Francis
                                  Bacon, XI. Oxford: Clarendon Press,
                                  2004. Pp. cxxviii + 634. ISBN
                                  0-19-924792-7. \pounds 120.00 (hardback) 290--291
                  Sean Johnston   Book Review: Nicholas J. Wade, Destined
                                  for Distinguished Oblivion: The
                                  Scientific Vision of William Charles
                                  Wells (1757--1817). History and
                                  Philosophy of Psychology. New York,
                                  Boston, Dordrecht, London and Moscow:
                                  Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003. Pp. xi
                                  + 310. ISBN 0-306-47385-2. \$95.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 292--292
                 Randall Dodgen   Book Review: Fa-Ti Fan, British
                                  Naturalists in Qing China: Science,
                                  Empire and Cultural Encounter.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. xi + 238.
                                  ISBN 0-674-01143-0. \pounds 32.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 292--294
                     Paul White   Book Review: Margaret E. Derry, Bred for
                                  Perfection: Shorthorn Cattle, Collies,
                                  and Arabian Horses since 1800. Animals,
                                  History, Culture. Baltimore and London:
                                  Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
                                  Pp. xvi + 198. ISBN 0-8018-7344-4.
                                  \pounds 27.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 294--295
                Gillian Cookson   Book Review: Kenneth Silverman,
                                  Lightning Man: The Accursed Life of
                                  Samuel F. B. Morse. New York: Alfred A.
                                  Knopf, 2003. Pp. vi + 503. ISBN
                                  0-375-40128-8. \$35.00 (hardback)} . . . 295--296
              Carolyn Dougherty   Book Review: Michael R. Bailey (ed.),
                                  Robert Stephenson: The Eminent Engineer.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003. Pp. xxvii +
                                  401. ISBN 0-7546-3679-8. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296--297
                   Claire Brock   Book Review: Allan Chapman, Mary
                                  Somerville and the World of Science.
                                  Bristol: Canopus Publishing, 2004. Pp.
                                  ix + 157. ISBN 0-9537868-4-6. \pounds
                                  12.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 297--298
               Leigh D. Bregman   Book Review: Steven Ruskin, John
                                  Herschel's Cape Voyage: Private Science,
                                  Public Imagination and the Ambitions of
                                  Empire. Science, Technology and Culture,
                                  1700--1945. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004.
                                  Pp. xxix + 229. ISBN 0-7546-3558-9.
                                  \pounds 45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 298--299
                Thomas F. Glick   Book Review: Janet Browne, Charles
                                  Darwin: The Power of Place. Volume 2 of
                                  a Biography. London: Jonathan Cape,
                                  2002. Pp. 591. ISBN 0-679-42932-8.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 299--301
                 Jonathan Hodge   Book Reviews: Frederick Burkhardt,
                                  Duncan M. Porter et al. (eds.), The
                                  Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Volume
                                  12: 1864. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2001. Pp. xl + 694.
                                  ISBN 0-521-59034-5. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback). Volume 13: 1865. With
                                  Supplement to the Correspondence
                                  1822--1864. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2002. Pp. xl+695. ISBN
                                  0-521-82413-3. \pounds 65.00 (hardback).
                                  Volume 14: 1866. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. xl+655. ISBN
                                  0-521-84459-2. \pounds 75.00 (hardback)  301--302
                  Bruce J. Hunt   Book Review: Basil Mahon, \booktitleThe
                                  Man Who Changed Everything: The Life of
                                  James Clerk Maxwell. Chichester: John
                                  Wiley, 2003. Pp. xx + 226. ISBN
                                  0-470-86088-X. \pounds 18.99 (hardback)  303--303
                Irina Sirotkina   Book Review: Georges Didi-Huberman,
                                  Invention of Hysteria: Charcot and the
                                  Photographic Iconography of the
                                  Salpêtri\`ere. Translated by Alisa Hartz.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xii + 373. ISBN 0-262-04215-0.
                                  \pounds 23.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 303--305
                   Peter Morris   Book Review: Peter J. Ramberg, Chemical
                                  Structure, Spatial Arrangement: The
                                  Early History of Stereochemistry,
                                  1874--1914. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003.
                                  Pp. xxiv + 399. ISBN 0-75546-0397-0.
                                  \pounds 57.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 305--306
                    Amna Khalid   Book Review: Alison Bashford, Imperial
                                  Hygiene: A Critical History of
                                  Colonialism, Nationalism and Public
                                  Health. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan,
                                  2004. Pp. ix + 264. ISBN 1-4039-0488-X.
                                  \pounds 50.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 306--307
               Simone Turchetti   Book Review: John Krige and Dominique
                                  Pestre (eds.), Companion to Science in
                                  the Twentieth Century. Routledge World
                                  Reference. London and New York:
                                  Routledge, 2003. Pp. xxxv + 941. ISBN
                                  0-415-286065-9. \pounds 26.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--308
                  Martin Cooper   Book Review: Helmuth Trischler and
                                  Stefan Zeilinger (eds.), Tackling
                                  Transport. Artefects Series: Studies in
                                  the History of Science and Technology.
                                  London: Science Museum, 2003. Pp. vi +
                                  186. ISBN 1-900747-53-7. \pounds 21.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 308--309
                   Steve Sturdy   Book Review: Chris Feudtner, Bitter
                                  Sweet: Diabetes, Insulin, and the
                                  Transformation of Illness. Studies in
                                  Social Medicine. Chapel Hill and London:
                                  University of North Caroline Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xxiiii + 290. ISBN
                                  0-8087-2791-6. \pounds 22.95, \$29.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--310
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Sonu Shamdasani, Jung and
                                  the Making of Modern Psychology: The
                                  Dream of a Science. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. xvi + 387.
                                  ISBN 0-521-53909-9. \pounds 18.95,
                                  \$28.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 310--312
              Rosalind Williams   Book Review: Walter A. Rosenblith (ed.),
                                  Jerry Wiesner: Scientist, Statesman,
                                  Humanist: Memories and Memoirs. With a
                                  Foreword by Edward M. Kennedy.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2003. Pp. xxiv + 612. ISBN
                                  0-262-18232-7. \pounds 22.95 (hardback)  312--313
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315--318

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 39, Number 3, September, 2006

                  Tobias Cheung   From the organism of a body to the body
                                  of an organism: occurrence and meaning
                                  of the word `organism' from the
                                  seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries  319--339
                 Paola Bertucci   Revealing sparks: John Wesley and the
                                  religious utility of electrical healing  341--362
                  Bettina Dietz   Mobile objects: the space of shells in
                                  eighteenth-century France  . . . . . . . 363--382
                Jutta Schickore   Misperception, illusion and
                                  epistemological optimism: vision studies
                                  in early nineteenth-century Britain and
                                  Germany  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--405
                   Simon Naylor   Nationalizing provincial weather:
                                  meteorology in nineteenth-century
                                  Cornwall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 407--433
             Ludmilla Jordanova   Book Review: Lorraine Daston (ed.),
                                  Things that Talk: Object Lessons from
                                  Art and Science. New York: Zone
                                  Books/MIT Press, 2004. Pp. 447. ISBN
                                  1-890951-43-9. \$37.50 (hardback)} . . . 436--437
                    Greta Jones   Book Review: Clare Pettitt, Patent
                                  Inventions: Intellectual Property and
                                  the Victorian Novel. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. xiv + 341.
                                  ISBN 0-19-925320-X. \pounds 58.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437--438
              Christine Macleod   Book Review: Anna Guagnini and Ian
                                  Inkster (eds.), Patents in History.
                                  History of Technology, Vol. 24. London
                                  and New York: Continuum, 2004. Pp. xxi +
                                  242. ISBN 0-8264-7186-2. \pounds 75.00   438--439
              Nicolas Rasmussen   Book Review: Karl Grandin, Nina Wormbs
                                  and Sven Widmalm (eds.), The
                                  Science--Industry Nexus: History,
                                  Policy, Implications. Nobel Symposium
                                  123. Sagamore Beach, MA: Science History
                                  Publications and the Nobel Foundation,
                                  2004. Pp. xvii + 457. ISBN
                                  0-88135-365-5. \$54.95 (hardback)} . . . 440--441
               Sean F. Johnston   Book Review: Thomas P. Hughes,
                                  Human-Built World: How to Think about
                                  Technology and Culture. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2004. Pp. xii + 223. ISBN 0-226-35933-6.
                                  \pounds 16.00, \$22.50 (hardback)} . . . 441--442
                 Richard Kremer   Book Review: Sean F. Johnston, A History
                                  of Light and Colour Measurement: Science
                                  in the Shadows. Bristol and
                                  Philadelphia: Institute of Physics,
                                  2001. Pp. xi + 281. ISBN 0-7503-0754-4.
                                  \pounds 45.00, \$75.00 (hardback)} . . . 442--444
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: Jean A. Givens, Observation
                                  and Image-Making in Gothic Art.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2004. Pp. xxiv + 231. ISBN
                                  0-521-83031-1. \pounds 45.00, \$80.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 444--445
                     John Henry   Book Review: Owen Gingerich, The Book
                                  Nobody Read: Chasing the Revolutions of
                                  Nicolaus Copernicus. London: William
                                  Heinemann, 2004. Pp. xii + 306. ISBN
                                  0-434-01315-3. \pounds 12.99 (hardback)  445--446
                  Penelope Gouk   Book Review: Jamie C. Kassler, The
                                  Beginnings of the Modern Philosophy of
                                  Music in England: Francis North's A
                                  Philosophical Essay of Music (1677) with
                                  Comments of Isaac Newton, Roger North
                                  and in the Philosophical Transactions.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004. Pp. xiv + 243.
                                  ISBN 0-7546-0139-0. \pounds 40.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 446--448
             Matthew R. Goodrum   Book Review: Rosemary Sweet,
                                  Antiquaries: The Discovery of the Past
                                  in Eighteenth-Century Britain. London
                                  and New York: Hambledon and London Ltd.,
                                  2004. Pp. xxi + 473. ISBN 1-85285-309-3.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 448--449
             M. Eileen Magnello   Book Review: Paul M. M. Klep and Ida H.
                                  Stamhuis (eds.), The Statistical Mind in
                                  a Pre-statistical Era: The Netherlands
                                  1750--1850. Askant: Amsterdam, 2002. Pp.
                                  374. ISBN 90-5742-0341. No price given   449--451
                   Pietro Corsi   Book Review: Charles Coulston Gillispie,
                                  Science and Polity in France: The
                                  Revolutionary and Napoleonic Years.
                                  Princeton: Princeton University Press,
                                  2004. Pp. ix + 751. ISBN 0-691-11541-9.
                                  \pounds 52.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 451--452
            Graeme J. N. Gooday   Book Review: Tal Golan, Laws of Men and
                                  Laws of Nature: The History of
                                  Scientific Expert Testimony in England
                                  and America. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  Harvard University Press, 2004. Pp. viii
                                  + 336. ISBN 0-674-01286-0. \pounds
                                  33.95, \$52.50 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 452--454
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: Bernard Lightman (general
                                  ed.), Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century
                                  British Scientists. 4 vols. Bristol:
                                  Thoemmes Continuum, 2004. ISBN
                                  1-85506-999-7. \pounds 650.00 (hardback) 454--456
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: John van Wyhe, Phrenology
                                  and the Origins of Victorian Scientific
                                  Naturalism. Science, Technology and
                                  Culture, 1700--1945. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2004. Pp. xvii + 282. ISBN
                                  0-7546-3408-6. \pounds 49.50 (hardback)  456--458
                Frank M. Turner   Book Review: Aileen Fyfe, Science and
                                  Salvation: Evangelical Popular Science
                                  Publishing in Victorian Britain. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press.
                                  2004. Pp. xiv + 325. ISBN 0-226-27648-1.
                                  \$25.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 458--459
                 Rhodri Hayward   Book Review: Alex Owen, The Place of
                                  Enchantment: British Occultism and the
                                  Culture of the Modern. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2004. Pp. xiv + 335. \$30.00, \pounds
                                  21.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 459--461
                Thomas P. Weber   Book Reviews: Ross A. Slotten, The
                                  Heretic in Darwin's Court: The Life of
                                  Alfred Russel Wallace. New York:
                                  Columbia University Press, 2004. Pp. x +
                                  602. ISBN 0-231-13010-4. \pounds 39.50
                                  (hardback). Martin Fichman, An Elusive
                                  Victorian: The Evolution of Alfred
                                  Russel Wallace. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2004. Pp.
                                  x+382. ISBN 0-226-24613-2. \$40.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 461--462
                   Gowan Dawson   Book Review: Bert Bender, Evolution and
                                  `the Sex Problem': American Narratives
                                  during the Eclipse of Darwinism. Kent,
                                  OH and London: Kent State University
                                  Press, 2004. Pp. xvi + 389. ISBN
                                  0-87338-809-7. \$59.95 (hardback)} . . . 463--464
                 John C. Waller   Book Review: Angelique Richardson, Love
                                  and Eugenics in the Late Nineteenth
                                  Century: Rational Reproduction and the
                                  New Woman. Oxford and New York: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2003. Pp. 250. ISBN
                                  0-1981-8700-9. \pounds 51.00 (hardback)  464--466
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Michael Hau, The Cult of
                                  Health and Beauty in Germany: A Social
                                  History, 1890--1930. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2003. Pp.
                                  272. ISBN 0-226-31976-8. \pounds 15.50,
                                  \$22.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 466--467
                    Jeremy Gray   Book Review: Leo Corry, David Hilbert
                                  and the Axiomatization of Physics
                                  (1898--1918). Archimedes New Studies in
                                  the History and Philosophy of Science
                                  and Technology. Dordrecht, Boston and
                                  London: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
                                  2004. Pp. xvii + 513. ISBN
                                  1-4020-2777-X. \$179.00 (hardback)}  . . 467--468
          Ivor Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: Anita Burdman Feferman and
                                  Solomon Feferman, Alfred Tarski: Life
                                  and Logic. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp vi + 425.
                                  ISBN 0-521-8049-7. \pounds 23.00,
                                  \$35.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 469--470
                  Andrew Hodges   Book Reviews: B. Jack Copeland (ed.),
                                  The Essential Turing: The Ideas that
                                  Gave Birth to the Computer Age. Oxford:
                                  Clarendon Press, 2004. Pp. viii + 613.
                                  ISBN 0-19-825079-7. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback). ISBN 0-19-825080-0. \pounds
                                  14.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 470--471
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 473--475

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 39, Number 4, December, 2006

               Georgette Taylor   Unification achieved: William Cullen's
                                  theory of heat and phlogiston as an
                                  example of his philosophical chemistry   477--501
              Elizabeth Neswald   Science, sociability and the improvement
                                  of Ireland: the Galway Mechanics'
                                  Institute, 1826--1851  . . . . . . . . . 503--534
                Henrika Kuklick   `Humanity in the chrysalis stage':
                                  indigenous Australians in the
                                  anthropological imagination, 1899--1926  535--568
           Néstor Herran   Spreading nucleonics: the Isotope School
                                  at the Atomic Energy Research
                                  Establishment, 1951--1967  . . . . . . . 569--586
               Michael Robinson   Book Reviews: Londa Schiebinger, Plants
                                  and Empire: Colonial Bioprospecting in
                                  the Atlantic World. Cambridge, MA:
                                  Harvard University Press, 2004. Pp. xii
                                  + 306. ISBN 0-674-01487-1. \pounds 25.95
                                  (hardback). Bernard Bailyn, Atlantic
                                  History: Concepts and Contours.
                                  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press,
                                  2005. Pp. 149. ISBN 0-674-01688-2.
                                  \pounds 12.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 588--590
                James Delbourgo   Book Review: Londa Schiebinger and
                                  Claudia Swan (eds.), Colonial Botany:
                                  Science, Commerce, and Politics in the
                                  Early Modern World. Philadelphia:
                                  University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004.
                                  Pp. vi + 346. ISBN 0-8122-3827-3.
                                  \pounds 36.00, \$55.00 (hardback)} . . . 590--591
             Sujit Sivasundaram   Book Review: Tony Ballantyne (ed.),
                                  Science, Empire and the European
                                  Exploration of the Pacific. The Pacific
                                  World: Lands, Peoples and History of the
                                  Pacific, 1500--1900. Vol. 6. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2004. Pp. xxxv + 367. ISBN
                                  0-7546-3562-7. \pounds 75.00 (hardback)  591--593
                 John Stenhouse   Book Review: Sujit Sivasundaram, Nature
                                  and the Godly Empire: Science and
                                  Evangelical Mission in the Pacific,
                                  1795--1850. Cambridge Social and
                                  Cultural Histories. Cambridge and New
                                  York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.
                                  Pp. xii + 244. ISBN 0-521-84836-9.
                                  \pounds 48.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 593--595
                    Paul Farber   Book Review: Lorraine Daston and
                                  Fernando Vital (eds.), The Moral
                                  Authority of Nature. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2004. Pp.
                                  vii + 519. ISBN 0-226-13681-7. \$26.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 595--596
          Manfred D. Laubichler   Book Review: Soraya de Chadarevian and
                                  Nick Hopwood (eds.), Models: The Third
                                  Dimension of Science. Stanford: Stanford
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. xvi + 464.
                                  ISBN 0-8047-3972-2. \pounds 17.50,
                                  \$24.95 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 596--597
               David C. Gooding   Book Reviews: Davis Baird, Thing
                                  Knowledge: A Philosophy of Scientific
                                  Instruments. Berkeley and London:
                                  University of California Press, 2004.
                                  Pp. xxi + 273. ISBN 0-520-23249-6.
                                  \pounds 42.95, \$65.00 (hardback). Allan
                                  Franklin, Selectivity and Discord: Two
                                  Problems of Experiment. Pittsburgh:
                                  University of Pittsburgh Press, 2002.
                                  Pp. ix+290. ISBN 0-8229-4191-0. \pounds
                                  31.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 598--599
                   David Knight   Book Review: Hasok Chang, Inventing
                                  Temperature: Measurement and Scientific
                                  Progress. Oxford Studies in Philosophy
                                  of Science. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2004. Pp. xviii + 286. ISBN
                                  0-19-517127-6. \pounds 32.50 (hardback)  599--600
                Matthew D. Eddy   Book Review: R. D. Connor and A. D.
                                  Simpson, with A. D. Morrison-Low (ed.),
                                  Weights and Measures in Scotland: A
                                  European Perspective. Edinburgh: NMS
                                  Publishing, 2004. Pp. xvi + 842. ISBN
                                  1-901663-88-4. \pounds 50.00 (hardback)  601--602
                  Elisabeth Hsu   Book Review: G. E. R. Lloyd, Ancient
                                  Worlds, Modern Reflections:
                                  Philosophical Perspectives on Greek and
                                  Chinese Science and Culture. Oxford:
                                  Clarendon Press, 2004. Pp. ix + 222.
                                  ISBN 0-19-927016-3. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 602--603
                  Alain Bernard   Book Review: Reviel Netz (ed. and tr.),
                                  The Works of Archimedes: Translated into
                                  English, together with Eutocius'
                                  Commentaries, with Commentary, and
                                  Critical Edition of the Diagrams. Vol.
                                  1: The Two Books on the Sphere and the
                                  Cylinder. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. x + 375.
                                  ISBN 0-521-66160-9. \pounds 75.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 604--605
                    Amna Khalid   Book Reviews: Peter Elmer (ed.), The
                                  Healing Arts: Health, Disease and
                                  Society in Europe, 1500--1800.
                                  Manchester and New York: Manchester
                                  University Press in association with The
                                  Open University, 2004. Pp. xxix + 408.
                                  ISBN 0-7190-6734-0. No price given
                                  (paperback). PETERelmer and
                                  OLEpetergrell (eds.), Health, Disease
                                  and Society in Europe, 1500--1800: A
                                  Source Book. Manchester and New York:
                                  Manchester University Press in
                                  association with The Open University,
                                  2004. Pp. xx+380. ISBN 0-7190-6737-5.
                                  \pounds 16.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 605--606
          Katherine A. Tredwell   Book Review: Eric H. Ash, Power,
                                  Knowledge, and Expertise in Elizabethan
                                  England. Baltimore and London: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2004. Pp. ix +
                                  265. ISBN 0-8018-7992-2. \pounds 30.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 606--607
                     John Henry   Book Review: Pamela H. Smith, The Body
                                  of the Artisan: Art and Experience in
                                  the Scientific Revolution. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2004. Pp. x + 367. ISBN 0-26-76399-4.
                                  \pounds 24.50, \$35.00 (hardback)} . . . 607--609
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Roy Porter, Flesh in the
                                  Age of Reason: How the Enlightenment
                                  Transformed the Way We See Our Bodies
                                  and Souls. London: Penguin, 2004. Pp.
                                  xviii + 574. ISBN 0-140-16735-8. \pounds
                                  9.99 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 609--610
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Iwan Rhys Morus, When
                                  Physics Became King. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  xii + 303. ISBN 0-226-54202-5. \$25.00
                                  (paper)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 610--611
                Juliana Adelman   Book Review: Kevin Bright, The Royal
                                  Dublin Society, 1815--1845. Dublin: Four
                                  Courts Press, 2004. Pp. 288. ISBN
                                  1-85182-813-3. \EURO45.00, \pounds
                                  45.00, \$45.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 611--612
              Amirouche Moktefi   Book Review: Jack Meadows, The Victorian
                                  Scientist: The Growth of a Profession.
                                  London: The British Library, 2004. Pp.
                                  vi + 202. ISBN 0-7123-0894-6. \pounds
                                  16.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 613--614
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: Noah Heringman, Romantic
                                  Rocks, Aesthetic Geology. Ithaca and
                                  London: Cornell University Press, 2004.
                                  Pp. xxii + 304. ISBN 0-8014-4127-7.
                                  \pounds 27.50, \$47.50 (hardback)} . . . 614--615
             Robert J. Richards   Book Review: Charles Darwin, The Descent
                                  of Man, and Selection in Relation to
                                  Sex. 2nd edition of 1874. With an
                                  introduction by James Moore and Adrian
                                  Desmond. Penguin Classics. London:
                                  Penguin, 2004. Pp. lxvi + 791. ISBN
                                  0-140-43631-6. \pounds 9.99 (paperback)  615--617
                  Chris Renwick   Book Reviews: Greta Jones and Robert A.
                                  Peel (eds.), Herbert Spencer: The
                                  Intellectual Legacy. London: The Galton
                                  Institute, 2004. Pp. xv + 154. ISBN
                                  0-9504066-8-6. \pounds 5.00 (paperback).
                                  Abigail Lustig, Robert J. Richards and
                                  Michael Ruse (eds.), Darwinian Heresies.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2004. Pp. vii+200. ISBN 0-521-81516-9.
                                  \pounds 40.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 617--619
             M. Eileen Magnello   Book Review: Theodore M. Porter, Karl
                                  Pearson: The Scientific Life in a
                                  Statistical Age. Princeton, NJ and
                                  London: Princeton University Press,
                                  2004. Pp. viii + 342. ISBN
                                  0-691-11445-5. \pounds 22.95, \$35.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 619--620
              Andrew J. Butrica   Book Review: Graeme J. N. Gooday, The
                                  Morals of Measurement: Accuracy, Irony,
                                  and Trust in Late Victorian Electrical
                                  Practices. Cambridge and New York:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2004. Pp.
                                  xxvi + 285. ISBN 0-521-43098-4. \pounds
                                  55.00, \$85.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 621--622
                Gillian Cookson   Book Review: Marshall J. Bastable, Arms
                                  and the State: Sir William Armstrong and
                                  the Remaking of British Naval Power,
                                  1854--1914. Modern Economic and Social
                                  History. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004. Pp.
                                  xii + 300. ISBN 0-7546-3404-3. \pounds
                                  49.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 622--622
                   James Sumner   Book Review: Alex Roland with Philip
                                  Shiman, Strategic Computing: DARPA and
                                  the Quest for Machine Intelligence,
                                  1983--1993. History of Computing.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2002. Pp. xxvi + 427. ISBN
                                  0-262-18226-2. \pounds 33.50 (hardback)  622--624
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Harry Collins, Gravity's
                                  Shadow: The Search for Gravitational
                                  Waves. Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2004. Pp. xxiii + 870.
                                  ISBN 0-226-11378-7. \$39.00 (paperback)} 624--625
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 626--628

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 39, Number 4(143), 2006

                  Alain Bernard   Book review: \booktitleThe works of
                                  Archimedes. Vol. I, translated into
                                  English, together with Eutocius'
                                  commentaries, with commentary, and
                                  critical edition of the diagrams by
                                  Reviel Netz [Cambridge Univ. Press,
                                  Cambridge, 2004; MR2093668]  . . . . . . 604--605


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 40, Number 1, March, 2007

                 Michael Hunter   Robert Boyle and the early Royal
                                  Society: a reciprocal exchange in the
                                  making of Baconian science . . . . . . . 1--23
                     Suman Seth   Crisis and the construction of modern
                                  theoretical physics  . . . . . . . . . . 25--51
                Matthew Stanley   So simple a thing as a star: the
                                  Eddington--Jeans debate over
                                  astrophysical phenomenology  . . . . . . 53--82
              Christer Nordlund   Endocrinology and expectations in 1930s
                                  America: Louis Berman's ideas on new
                                  creations in human beings  . . . . . . . 83--104
               Massimo Mazzotti   Book Reviews: The two Newtons and beyond
                                  J. E. Force and S. Hutton (eds.), Newton
                                  and Newtonianism: New Studies.
                                  International Archives of the History of
                                  Ideas 188. Dordrecht, Boston and London:
                                  Kluwer, 2004. Pp. xvii + 246. ISBN
                                  1-4020-1969-6. \pounds 67.00 (hardback).
                                  Rob Iliffe, Milo Keynes and Rebekah
                                  Higgitt (eds.), Early Biographies of
                                  Isaac Newton 1660--1885. Vol. 1:
                                  Eighteenth-Century Biography of Isaac
                                  Newton: The Unpublished Manuscripts and
                                  Early Texts. Vol. 2: Nineteenth-Century
                                  Biography of Isaac Newton: Private
                                  Debate and Public Controversy. London:
                                  Pickering and Chatto, 2006. Pp.
                                  lxxii+387 and xliii+420. ISBN
                                  1-85-196778-8. \pounds 195.00
                                  (hardback). Milo Keynes, The Iconography
                                  of Sir Isaac Newton to 1800. Woodbridge:
                                  The Boydell Press, 2005. Pp. viii+120.
                                  ISBN 1-84383-133-3. \pounds 40.00
                                  (hardback). John Henry (ed.),
                                  Newtonianism in Eighteenth-Century
                                  Britain. 7 vols. Bristol: Thoemmes
                                  Continuum, 2004. ISBN 1-84371-113-3.
                                  \pounds 595.00 (hardback). Mordechai
                                  Feingold, The Newtonian Moment: Isaac
                                  Newton and the Making of Modern Culture.
                                  New York and Oxford: The New York Public
                                  Library and Oxford University Press,
                                  2004. Pp. xv+218. ISBN 0-19-517735-5.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback). Margaret C.
                                  Jacob and Larry Stewart, Practical
                                  Matter: Newton's Science in the Service
                                  of Industry and Empire 1687--1851.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. 201. ISBN
                                  0-674-01497-9. \pounds 22.95 (hardback)  105--111
                   Timothy Boon   Book Reviews: Christopher Frayling, Mad,
                                  Bad and Dangerous? The Scientist and the
                                  Cinema. London: Reaktion Books, 2005.
                                  Distributed in North America by
                                  University of Chicago Press. Pp. 239.
                                  ISBN 1-86189-255-1. \pounds 19.95,
                                  \$35.00 (hardback). ISBN 1-8618-9285-0.
                                  \pounds 12.95, \$19.95 (paperback) . . . 114--115
                    Helge Kragh   Book Review: Matthias Dörries (ed.),
                                  Michael Frayn's Copenhagen in Debate:
                                  Historical Essays and Documents on the
                                  1941 Meeting between Niels Bohr and
                                  Werner Heisenberg. Berkeley Papers in
                                  History of Science Vol. 20. Berkeley,
                                  CA: Office for History of Science and
                                  Technology, 2005. Pp. viii + 195. ISBN
                                  0-9672617-2-4. \$12.00 (paperback)}  . . 115--116
                    Amanda Rees   Book Review: Donna Haraway, The Haraway
                                  Reader. New York and London: Routledge,
                                  2004. Pp. viii + 352. ISBN
                                  0-415-96688-4. \pounds 16.99 (paperback) 117--118
               John L. Heilbron   Book Review: Peter J. Bowler and Iwan
                                  Rhys Morus, Making Modern Science: A
                                  Historical Survey. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  viii + 464. ISBN 0-226-0681-7. \pounds
                                  17.50, \$25.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 118--119
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Geoffrey Cantor, Quakers,
                                  Jews, and Science: Religious Responses
                                  to Modernity and the Sciences in
                                  Britain, 1650--1900. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xii + 420.
                                  ISBN 0-19-927668-4. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--121
                    Ruth Barton   Book Review: David M. Knight and Matthew
                                  D. Eddy (eds.), Science and Beliefs:
                                  From Natural Philosophy to Natural
                                  Science, 1700--1900. Science, Technology
                                  and Culture, 1700--1945. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2005. Pp. xiv + 272. ISBN
                                  0-7546-3996-7. \pounds 47.50 (hardback)  121--123
                    David Depew   Book Review: Andrea Falcon, Aristotle
                                  and the Science of Nature: Unity without
                                  Uniformity. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xvii + 139.
                                  ISBN 0-521-85439-3. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123--124
                 Nader El-Bizri   Book Review: Roshdi Rashed, Geometry and
                                  Dioptrics in Classical Islam. London:
                                  al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation,
                                  2005. Pp. xii + 1178. ISBN 1873992998.
                                  \pounds 50.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 124--126
              Norbert Samuelson   Book Review: Gad Freudenthal, Science in
                                  the Medieval Hebrew and Arabic
                                  Traditions. Variorum Collected Studies
                                  Series CS803. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005.
                                  Pp. xx + 350. ISBN 0-86078-952-7.
                                  \pounds 62.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 126--127
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: John North, God's
                                  Clockmaker: Richard of Wallingford and
                                  the Invention of Time. London and New
                                  York: Hambledon and London, 2005. Pp.
                                  xix + 441. ISBN 1-85285-451-0. \pounds
                                  25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--128
                  Hester Higton   Book Reviews: Gerard L'E. Turner,
                                  Renaissance Astrolabes and their Makers.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003. Pp. xii + 294.
                                  ISBN 0-86078-903-9. \pounds 67.50,
                                  \$124.95 (hardback). Koenraadvan
                                  Cleempoel, Astrolabes at Greenwich: A
                                  Catalogue of the Astrolabes in the
                                  National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.
                                  Oxford and Greenwich: Oxford University
                                  Press and the National Maritime Museum,
                                  2005. Pp. ix+339. ISBN 0-19-853069-2.
                                  \pounds 99.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 129--130
                     John Henry   Book Reviews: Bruce T. Moran, Distilling
                                  Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the
                                  Scientific Revolution. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2005.
                                  Pp. 210. ISBN 0-674-01495-2. \pounds
                                  16.95 (hardback). Allen G. Debus (ed.),
                                  Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry:
                                  Papers from Ambix. Huddersfield: Jeremy
                                  Mills (for the Society for the History
                                  of Alchemy and Chemistry), 2004. Pp. xv
                                  + 543. ISBN 0-9546484-1-2. \pounds
                                  33.00, \$60.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 130--132
            Barbara H. Traister   Book Review: Lauren Kassell, Medicine
                                  and Magic in Elizabethan London: Simon
                                  Forman: Astrologer, Alchemist, and
                                  Physician. Oxford Historical Monographs.
                                  Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2005. Pp. xviii
                                  + 281. ISBN 0-19-9279055. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--133
                   James Hannam   Book Reviews: William A. Wallace,
                                  Domingo de Soto and the Early Galileo:
                                  Essays on Intellectual History. Variorum
                                  Collected Studies Series. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2004. Pp. xiv + 340. ISBN
                                  0-86078-964-0, \$105.95 (hardback).
                                  Galileo Galilei, Le Operazioni del
                                  Compasso Geometrico et Militare. With a
                                  translation by Stillman Drake and an
                                  introduction by Filippo Camerota.
                                  Oakland, CA: Octavo, 2005. ISBN
                                  1-891788-97-3, \$35.00 (CD-ROM)  . . . . 133--135
                     Peter Dear   Book Review: Marcus Hellyer, Catholic
                                  Physics: Jesuit Natural Philosophy in
                                  Early Modern Germany. Notre Dame, IN:
                                  University of Notre Dame Press, 2005.
                                  Pp. xii + 337. ISBN 0-268-03071-5.
                                  \$50.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 135--137
                 Alexandra Cook   Book Reviews: Dorinda Outram, The
                                  Enlightenment. Second edition. New
                                  Approaches to European History.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2005. Pp. xiii + 165. ISBN
                                  0-521-546681-8. \pounds 14.99, \$24.99
                                  (paperback). William E. Burns, Science
                                  in the Enlightenment: An Encyclopedia.
                                  Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2003. Pp.
                                  xcviii+165. ISBN 1-57607-887-6. \$65.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137--139
                  Patricia Fara   Book Review: C. U. M. Smith and Robert
                                  Arnott (eds.), The Genius of Erasmus
                                  Darwin. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. Pp.
                                  xvii + 416. ISBN 0-7546-3671-2. \pounds
                                  60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 139--140
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: Michael Collie and John
                                  Diemer (eds.), Murchison's Wanderings in
                                  Russia: His Geological Exploration of
                                  Russia in Europe and the Ural Mountains,
                                  1840 and 1841. British Geological Survey
                                  Occasional Publication No. 2. Keyworth:
                                  British Geological Survey, 2004. Pp. xvi
                                  + 474. ISBN: 0-85272-467-5. \pounds
                                  40.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 140--141
                 Martin Rudwick   Book Review: Jack Morrell, John Phillips
                                  and the Business of Victorian Science.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. Pp. xix + 437.
                                  ISBN 1-84014-239-1. \pounds 57.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--143
              Elizabeth Neswald   Book Review: Falk Müller,
                                  Gasentladungsforschung im 19.
                                  Jahrhundert. Diepholz: GNT-Verlag, 2004.
                                  Pp. 300. ISBN 3-928186-76-0. \EURO35.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143--144
                  Bruce J. Hunt   Book Review: David Kaiser (ed.),
                                  Pedagogy and the Practice of Science:
                                  Historical and Contemporary
                                  Perspectives. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  MIT Press, 2005. Pp. vi + 426. ISBN
                                  0-262-11288-4. \pounds 29.95 (hardback)  144--145
              Barbara Kimmelman   Book Review: Jonathan Harwood,
                                  Technology's Dilemma: Agricultural
                                  Colleges between Science and Practice in
                                  Germany, 1860--1934. Bern: Peter Lang
                                  AG, 2005. Pp. 288. ISBN 3-03910-299-0.
                                  \pounds 29.00 (paperback.) . . . . . . . 146--147
             Donald A. Dewsbury   Book Reviews: Richard W. Burkhardt, J R,
                                  Patterns of Behavior: Konrad Lorenz,
                                  Niko Tinbergen, and the Founding of
                                  Ethology. Chicago and London: University
                                  of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. xii + 636.
                                  ISBN 0-226-08089-7. \$80.00 (hardback).
                                  ISBN 0-226-08090-0. \$29.00 (paperback)  147--149
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Review: Andrew Brown, J. D. Bernal:
                                  The Sage of Science. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xiv + 562.
                                  ISBN 0-19-851544-8. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--150
                    Roy Macleod   Book Review: Mary J O Nye, Blackett:
                                  Physics, War, and Politics in the
                                  Twentieth Century. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2004.
                                  Pp. x + 255. ISBN 0-674-01548-7. \$25.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150--152
                Robert W. Smith   Book Reviews: Jane Gregory, Fred Hoyle's
                                  Universe. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. x + 406. ISBN
                                  0-19-850791-7. \pounds 20.00 (hardback).
                                  Simon Mitton, Fred Hoyle: A Life in
                                  Science. With an Introduction by Paul
                                  Davies. London: Aurum, 2005. Pp. xi+369.
                                  ISBN 1-85410-961-8. \pounds 18.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152--153
               Jonathan Y. Tsou   Book Review: George A. Reisch, How the
                                  Cold War Transformed Philosophy of
                                  Science: To the Icy Slopes of Logic.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2005. Pp. xiv + 418. ISBN 0-521-54689-3.
                                  \pounds 17.99, \$26.99 (paperback)}  . . 153--155
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 156--158

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 40, Number 2, June, 2007

                 J. R. Ratcliff   Samuel Morland and his calculating
                                  machines c. 1666: the early career of a
                                  courtier-inventor in Restoration London  159--179
              Patrick Unwin and   
                   Robert Unwin   `A devotion to the experimental sciences
                                  and arts': the subscription to the great
                                  battery at the Royal Institution 1808--9 181--203
                    James Burns   John Fleming and the geological deluge   205--225
              Sally M. Horrocks   The internationalization of science in a
                                  commercial context: research and
                                  development by overseas multinationals
                                  in Britain before the mid-1970s  . . . . 227--250
                 William Thomas   The heuristics of war: scientific method
                                  and the founders of operations research  251--274
                Lorraine Daston   Book Review: W. F. Bynum and Roy Porter
                                  (eds.), Oxford Dictionary of Scientific
                                  Quotations. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. xvii + 712. ISBN
                                  0-19-858409-1. \pounds 30.00, \$50.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 276--277
                     Tania Munz   Book Review: Lorraine Daston and Gregg
                                  Mitman (eds.), Thinking with Animals:
                                  New Perspectives on Anthropomorphism.
                                  New York: Columbia University Press,
                                  2005. Pp. vii + 230. ISBN 0-231-13038-4.
                                  \pounds 32.00, \$49.50 (hardback)} . . . 277--279
                Kristin Johnson   Book Review: Marco Beretta (ed.), From
                                  Private to Public: Natural Collections
                                  and Museums. Uppsala Studies in History
                                  of Science. Vol. 31. European Studies in
                                  Science History and the Arts. Vol. 5.
                                  Sagamore Beach, MA: Science History
                                  Publications, 2005. Pp. ix + 252. ISBN
                                  0-88-135360-4. \$39.95 (hardback)} . . . 279--280
                     James Urry   Book Review: Amiria Henare, Museums,
                                  Anthropology and Imperial Exchange.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2005. Pp. xix + 323. ISBN 0-521-83591-7.
                                  \pounds 48.00, \$80.00 (hardback)} . . . 280--282
                Silvia De Renzi   Book Review: Gianna Pomata and Nancy G.
                                  Siraisi (eds.), Historia: Empiricism and
                                  Erudition in Early Modern Europe.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: The MIT Press,
                                  2005. Pp. viii + 490. ISBN
                                  0-262-16229-6. \pounds 32.95 (hardback)  282--284
                   Sophie Weeks   Book Review: Julie Robin Solomon and
                                  Catherine Gimelli Martin (eds.), Francis
                                  Bacon and the Refiguring of Early Modern
                                  Thought: Essays to Commemorate The
                                  Advancement of Learning (1605--2005).
                                  Literary and Scientific Cultures of
                                  Early Modernity. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2005. Pp. xiii + 257. ISBN
                                  0-7546-5359-5. \pounds 47.50 (hardback)  284--285
                   James Hannam   Book Reviews: Ernan Mcmullin (ed.), The
                                  Church and Galileo. Notre Dame, IN:
                                  University of Notre Dame Press. Pp. xiv
                                  + 392. ISBN 0-268-03484-2. \$30.00
                                  (paperback). Maurice A. Finocchiaro,
                                  Retrying Galileo, 1633--1992. Berkeley,
                                  Los Angeles and London: University of
                                  Califonia Press, 2005. Pp. xii+485. ISBN
                                  0-520-24261-0. \$50.00, \pounds 32.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 285--287
                   Sarah Hutton   Book Review: Noel Malcolm and Jacqueline
                                  Stedall, John Pell (1611--1685) and his
                                  Correspondence with Sir Charles
                                  Cavendish: The Mental World of an Early
                                  Modern Mathematician. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. 657. ISBN
                                  0-19-856484-8. \pounds 90.00 (hardback)  287--288
               Trevor H. Levere   Book Review: Mary Archer and Christopher
                                  Haley (eds.), The 1702 Chair of
                                  Chemistry at Cambridge: Transformation
                                  and Change. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xxi + 318.
                                  ISBN 0-521-82873-2. \pounds 50.00,
                                  \$90.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 289--290
                  Lissa Roberts   Book Review: Jonathan Simon, Chemistry,
                                  Pharmacy and Revolution in France,
                                  1777--1809. Science, Technology and
                                  Culture, 1700--1945. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2005. Pp. vi + 189. ISBN 0-7546-5044-8.
                                  \pounds 45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 290--291
               Joan Steigerwald   Book Review: Peter Hanns Reill,
                                  Vitalizing Nature in the Enlightenment.
                                  Berkeley, Los Angeles and London:
                                  University of California Press, 2005.
                                  Pp. x + 388. ISBN: 0-520-24135-5.
                                  \$55.00, \pounds 35.95 (hardback)} . . . 292--293
                  Patricia Fara   Book Review: Nicolaas A. Rupke,
                                  Alexander von Humboldt: A Metabiography.
                                  Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2005. Pp.
                                  320. ISBN 3-631-53932-0. \pounds 22.80
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 293--294
                   Jack Morrell   Book Reviews: Michael Freeman,
                                  Victorians and the Prehistoric: Tracks
                                  to a Lost World. New Haven and London:
                                  Yale University Press, 2004. Pp. x +
                                  310. ISBN: 0-300-10334-4. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback). Jan T. KozÁK, Victor S.
                                  Moreira and David R. Oldroyd,
                                  Iconography of the 1755 Lisbon
                                  Earthquake. Prague: Geophysical
                                  Institute of the Academy of Sciences of
                                  the Czech Republic and Academia, the
                                  Publisher of the Academy of Sciences of
                                  the Czech Republic, 2005. Pp. 84. ISBN:
                                  80-239-4390-1 (GI), 80-200-1322-9
                                  (Academia). No price given (hardback)    295--295
                Matthew D. Eddy   Book Review: Katharine Anderson,
                                  Predicting the Weather: Victorians and
                                  the Science of Meteorology. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2005. Pp. x + 331. ISBN 0-226-019680-3.
                                  \pounds 31.50, \$45.00 (hardback)} . . . 295--297
                Philip Mirowski   Book Review: Harro Maas, William Stanley
                                  Jevons and the Making of Modern
                                  Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xxii + 330.
                                  ISBN 0-521-82712-4. \$75.00 (hardback)}  297--298
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Robert Fox and Graeme
                                  Gooday (eds.), Physics in Oxford,
                                  1839--1939: Laboratories, Learning, and
                                  College Life. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. vii + 363. ISBN
                                  0-19-856792-8. \pounds 60.00 (hardback)  298--299
                     Emma Reisz   Book Review: Ben Marsden and Crosbie
                                  Smith, Engineering Empires: A Cultural
                                  History of Technology in
                                  Nineteenth-Century Britain. New York:
                                  Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. Pp. xi + 351.
                                  ISBN 0-333-77278-4. \$65.00 (hardback)}  299--301
                Michael Worboys   Book Reviews: Nadja Durbach, Bodily
                                  Matters: The Anti-vaccination Movement
                                  in England, 1853--1907. Durham, NC and
                                  London, Duke University Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  xiii + 276. ISBN 0-8223-3412-7. \$84.95
                                  (hardback). ISBN 0-8223-3423-2
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 301--302
                   Susan Lindee   Book Review: Rebecca M. Herzig,
                                  Suffering for Science: Reason and
                                  Sacrifice in Modern America. New
                                  Brunswick, NJ and London: Rutgers
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. 194. ISBN:
                                  0-8135-3662-6. \$39.95 (hardback)} . . . 302--304
                    Andrew Hull   Book Review: Christopher Lawrence,
                                  Rockefeller Money, the Laboratory and
                                  Medicine in Edinburgh 1919--1930: New
                                  Science in an Old Country. Rochester
                                  Studies in Medical History. Vol. 5.
                                  Rochester, NY and Woodbridge, Suffolk:
                                  University of Rochester Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  ix + 373. ISBN 1-58046-195-6. \pounds
                                  60.00, \$85.00 (hardback)} . . . . . . . 304--305
             Josipa G. Petrunic   Book Review: Thomas Ryckman, The Reign
                                  of Relativity: Philosophy in Physics,
                                  1915--1925. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. ix + 317. ISBN
                                  0-19-517717-7. \pounds 36.50, \$60.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 306--307
                Geoffrey Cantor   Book Review: Stephen Frosh, Hate and the
                                  `Jewish Science': Anti-Semitism, Nazism
                                  and Psychoanalysis. Basingstoke and New
                                  York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. Pp. vi +
                                  228. ISBN 1-4039-2170-9. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--309
                   Andy Hammond   Book Review: Nils Roll-Hansen, The
                                  Lysenko Effect: The Politics of Science.
                                  New York: Humanity Books, 2005. Pp. 335.
                                  ISBN 1-59102-262-2. \pounds 17.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--310
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 311--313

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 40, Number 3, September, 2007

  Frédéric Graber   Inventing needs: expertise and water
                                  supply in late eighteenth- and early
                                  nineteenth-century Paris . . . . . . . . 315--332
             Christoph Hoffmann   Constant differences: Friedrich Wilhelm
                                  Bessel, the concept of the observer in
                                  early nineteenth-century practical
                                  astronomy and the history of the
                                  personal equation  . . . . . . . . . . . 333--365
                   Robert Kenny   From the Curse of Ham to the curse of
                                  nature: the influence of natural
                                  selection on the debate on human unity
                                  before the publication of \booktitleThe
                                  Descent of Man . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367--388
          Christine Macleod and   
                  Jennifer Tann   From engineer to scientist: reinventing
                                  invention in the Watt and Faraday
                                  centenaries, 1919--1931  . . . . . . . . 389--411
                 Helen Blackman   Lampreys, lungfish and elasmobranchs:
                                  Cambridge zoology and the politics of
                                  animal selection . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--437
                 Francesca Bray   Book Reviews: Benjamin A. Elman, On
                                  Their Own Terms: Science in China,
                                  1550--1900. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  Harvard University Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  xxxviii + 567. ISBN 0-674-01685-8.
                                  \pounds 35.95 (hardback). Benjamin A.
                                  Elman, A Cultural History of Modern
                                  Science in China. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2006.
                                  Pp. xv+308. ISBN 0-674-02306-4. \$35.00,
                                  \pounds 22.95, EUR29.80 (hardback)}  . . 439--441
                     Emma Reisz   Book Review: Benedikt Stuchtey (ed.),
                                  Science across the European Empires,
                                  1800--1950. Oxford and New York: Oxford
                                  University Press/German Historical
                                  Institute London, 2005. Pp. viii + 376.
                                  ISBN 0-19-927629-2. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 441--443
                    Aileen Fyfe   Book Review: Martin Daunton (ed.), The
                                  Organisation of Knowledge in Victorian
                                  Britain. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. 424. ISBN
                                  0-19-726326-7. \pounds 55.00 (hardback)  443--444
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Margaret Schabas, The
                                  Natural Origins of Economics. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2005. Pp. xi + 231. ISBN 0-226-73569-9.
                                  \$40.00, \pounds 25.50 (hardback)} . . . 445--446
                 J. F. M. Clark   Book Review: William M. Taylor, The
                                  Vital Landscape: Nature and the Built
                                  Environment in Nineteenth-Century
                                  Britain. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004. Pp.
                                  xvii + 252. ISBN 0-7546-3069-2. \pounds
                                  45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 446--447
                   Jack Morrell   Book Review: A. J. Bowden, C. V. Burek
                                  and R. Wilding (eds.), History of
                                  Palaeobotany: Selected Essays.
                                  Geological Society Special Publication
                                  241. London: The Geological Society,
                                  2005. Pp. 304. ISBN 1-86239-174-2.
                                  \pounds 80.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 447--448
             Christopher Hamlin   Book Review: David S. Barnes, The Great
                                  Stink of Paris and the
                                  Nineteenth-Century Struggle against
                                  Filth and Germs. Baltimore: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2006. Pp xi +
                                  314. ISBN 0-8018-8349-0. \pounds 23.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 449--450
                Judith A. Houck   Book Review: Robert Darby, A Surgical
                                  Temptation: The Demonization of the
                                  Foreskin and the Rise of Circumcision in
                                  Britain. Chicago and London: University
                                  of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. 368. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-13645-5. \$35.00 (hardback)}   450--452
                Kristin Johnson   Book Review: Robert E. Kohler, All
                                  Creatures: Naturalists, Collectors, and
                                  Biodiversity, 1850--1950. Princeton and
                                  Oxford: Princeton University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xiii + 363. ISBN
                                  978-0-691-12539-2. \$35.00, \pounds
                                  22.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 452--453
                Thomas P. Weber   Book Reviews: Sharon E. Kingsland, The
                                  Evolution of American Ecology.
                                  Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. x + 313. ISBN
                                  0-8018-8171-4. \pounds 33.50 (hardback).
                                  Kim Cuddington and Beatrix Beisner
                                  (eds.), Ecological Paradigms Lost.
                                  Routes of Theory Change. London:
                                  Academic Press, 2005. Pp. xxiv+435. ISBN
                                  0-12-088459-3. \pounds 49.95 (hardback)  453--455
                 Kent W. Staley   Book Review: Allan Franklin, No Easy
                                  Answers: Science and the Pursuit of
                                  Knowledge. Pittsburgh: University of
                                  Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Pp. xii + 258.
                                  \$29.95 (hardback). Michela Massimi,
                                  Pauli's Exclusion Principle: The Origin
                                  and Validation of a Scientific
                                  Principle. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xiv+211.
                                  \$80.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . 455--457
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Arthur I. Miller, Empire of
                                  the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and
                                  Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes.
                                  Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin,
                                  2005. Pp xx + 364. ISBN 0-618-34151-X.
                                  \$26.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 457--458
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Review: Cathryn Carson and David A.
                                  Hollinger (eds.), Reappraising
                                  Oppenheimer: Centennial Studies and
                                  Reflections. Berkeley Papers in History
                                  of Science, Volume 21. Berkeley: Office
                                  for History of Science and Technology,
                                  University of California, 2005. Pp. xii
                                  + 413. ISBN 0-9672617-3-2. \$14.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 459--460
                Peter J. Bowler   Book Review: Ron Amundson, The Changing
                                  Role of the Embryo in Evolutionary
                                  Thought: The Roots of Evo-Devo.
                                  Cambridge Studies in Philosophy and
                                  Biology. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2005. Pp. xiii + 280. ISBN
                                  0-521-80699-2. \$75.00 (hardback)} . . . 460--462
                   Lisa Gannett   Book Review: Jenny Reardon, Race to the
                                  Finish: Identity and Governance in an
                                  Age of Genomics. Princeton and Oxford:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  256. ISBN 0-691-11857-4. \pounds 11.95
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 462--464
                 Neil Pemberton   Book Review: Harry Collins and Trevor
                                  Pinch, Dr. Golem: How to Think about
                                  Medicine. Chicago and London: University
                                  of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. 280. ISBN
                                  0-226-11366-3. \$25.00, \pounds 17.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 464--465
                 John Pickstone   Book Review: Margaret Pelling and Scott
                                  Mandelbrote (eds.), The Practice of
                                  Reform in Health, Medicine, and Science,
                                  1500--2000: Essays for Charles Webster.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. Pp. xv + 376.
                                  ISBN 0-7546-3933-9. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465--466
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 467--469

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 40, Number 4, December, 2007

             Manolis Patiniotis   Periphery reassessed: Eugenios Voulgaris
                                  converses with Isaac Newton  . . . . . . 471--490
                  Fabien Locher   The observatory, the land-based ship and
                                  the crusades: earth sciences in European
                                  context, 1830--1850  . . . . . . . . . . 491--504
             Francesca Bordogna   Inner division and uncertain contours:
                                  William James and the politics of the
                                  modern self  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 505--536
                  Prakash Kumar   Plantation science: improving natural
                                  indigo in colonial India, 1860--1913 . . 537--565
               Jamie Cohen-Cole   Instituting the science of mind:
                                  intellectual economies and disciplinary
                                  exchange at Harvard's Center for
                                  Cognitive Studies  . . . . . . . . . . . 567--597
               John L. Heilbron   Book Review: Peter Dear, The
                                  Intelligibility of Nature: How Science
                                  Makes Sense of the World. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xii + 242. ISBN 0-226-13948-4.
                                  \$27.50, \pounds 17.50 (hardback)} . . . 599--601
                   William Shea   Book Review: Mario Biagioli, Galileo's
                                  Instruments of Credit: Telescopes,
                                  Images, Secrecy. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xi + 302. ISBN 0-226-04561-7. \$25.00,
                                  \pounds 22.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 601--602
                  Steven Shapin   Book Reviews: Matthew L. Jones, The Good
                                  Life in the Scientific Revolution:
                                  Descartes, Pascal, Leibniz, and the
                                  Cultivation of Virtue. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xvii + 384. ISBN
                                  0-226-40954-6. \$65.00, \pounds 46.00
                                  (hardback). ISBN 0-226-40955-4. \$27.50,
                                  \pounds 17.50 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 602--603
               Sachiko Kusukawa   Book Review: John Brooke and Ian Maclean
                                  (eds.), Heterodoxy in Early Modern
                                  Science and Religion. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xxi + 373.
                                  ISBN 0-19-926897-5. \$120.00, \pounds
                                  65.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 603--605
      Staffan Müller-Wille   Book Review: Justin E. H. Smith (ed.),
                                  The Problem of Animal Generation in
                                  Early Modern Philosophy. Cambridge
                                  Studies in Philosophy and Biology.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xiii + 456. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-84077-4. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 605--606
                 Michelle DiMeo   Book Review: Judith P. Zinsser (ed.),
                                  Men, Women, and the Birthing of Modern
                                  Science. De Kalb, IL: Northern Illinois
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. viii + 215.
                                  ISBN 0-87580-340-7. \$38.00 (hardback)}  607--608
           Josipa G. Petruni\'c   Book Review: Ivor Grattan-Guinness
                                  (ed.), Landmark Writings in Western
                                  Mathematics 1640--1940. Amsterdam, San
                                  Diego, Oxford and London: Elsevier B.
                                  V., 2005. Pp. xvii + 1022. ISBN
                                  0-444-50871-6. \pounds 158.00 (hardback) 608--610
                Matthew D. Eddy   Book Review: Hubert Steinke, Irritating
                                  Experiments: Haller's Concept and the
                                  European Controversy on Irritability and
                                  Sensibility, 1750--1790. The Wellcome
                                  Series in the History of Medicine. Clio
                                  Medicana 76. Union, NJ and Amsterdam:
                                  Editions Rodopi B. V., 2005. Pp 354.
                                  ISBN 90-420-1852-6. EUR75.00, \$94.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 610--611
           Richard W. Burkhardt   Book Review: Pietro Corsi, Jean Gayon,
                                  Gabriel Gohau and Stéphane Tirard,
                                  Lamarck, philosophe de la nature. Paris:
                                  Presses Universitaires de France, 2006.
                                  Pp. xii + 167 pp. ISBN 2-13-051976-8.
                                  EUR20.00 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . 611--613
                     Robert Fox   Book Review: Roger Hahn, Pierre Simon
                                  Laplace 1749--1827:A Determined
                                  Scientist. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  Harvard University Press, 2005. Pp. xii
                                  + 310. ISBN 0-674-01892-3. \pounds
                                  22.95, \$35.00, EUR32.30 (hardback)} . . 613--614
                 Charlotte Bigg   Book Review: John L. Heilbron (ed.), The
                                  Oxford Guide to the History of Physics
                                  and Astronomy. New York: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xxi + 358.
                                  ISBN 0-19-517198-5. \$35.00 (hardback)}  614--615
                      Mark Hurn   Book Review: Janet and Mark Robinson
                                  (eds.), The Stargazer of Hardwicke: The
                                  Life and Work of Thomas William Webb.
                                  Leominster: Gracewing, 2006. Pp. xix +
                                  259. ISBN 0-85244-666-7. \pounds 14.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 615--616
                  Chris Renwick   Book Review: Libby Schweber,
                                  Disciplining Statistics: Demography and
                                  Vital Statistics in France and England,
                                  1830--1885. Durham, NC and London: Duke
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. ix + 277.
                                  ISBN 0-8223-3814-9. \pounds 14.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 616--618
                   Gowan Dawson   Book Review: Jonathan Smith, Charles
                                  Darwin and Victorian Visual Culture.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xxiii + 349. ISBN
                                  0-521-85690-6. \pounds 60.00 (hardback)  618--619
                   Marga Vicedo   Book Review: P. Kyle Stanford, Exceeding
                                  Our Grasp: Science, History, and the
                                  Problem of Unconceived Alternatives.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.
                                  Pp. xiv + 234. ISBN 0-19-517408-9.
                                  \pounds 26.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 619--621
                  Patricia Fara   Book Review: David Edgerton, The Shock
                                  of the Old: Technology and Global
                                  History since 1900. London: Profile
                                  Books, 2007. Pp. xviii + 270. ISBN
                                  1-86197-296-2. \pounds 18.99 (hardback)  621--622
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623--625


British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 41, Number 1, March, 2008

                  Russell Smith   Optical reflection and mechanical
                                  rebound: the shift from analogy to
                                  axiomatization in the seventeenth
                                  century. Part 1  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--18
               Alasdair Kennedy   In search of the `true prospect': making
                                  and knowing the Giant's Causeway as a
                                  field site in the seventeenth century    19--41
            David Philip Miller   Principle, practice and persona in
                                  Isambard Kingdom Brunel's patent
                                  abolitionism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43--72
                  Perrin Selcer   Standardizing wounds: Alexis Carrel and
                                  the scientific management of life in the
                                  First World War  . . . . . . . . . . . . 73--107
               Jamie Cohen-Cole   Cybernetics and the machinery of
                                  rationality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109--114
               P. Kyle Stanford   Book Review: Hanne Andersen, Peter
                                  Barker and Xiang Chen, The Cognitive
                                  Structure of Scientific Revolutions.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xvii + 199. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-85575-4. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116--117
                  Crosbie Smith   Book Review: David N. Livingstone and
                                  Charles W. J. Withers (eds.), Geography
                                  and Revolution. Chicago and London: The
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  viii + 433. ISBN 0-226-48733-4. \pounds
                                  45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 117--119
   Sigurjon Baldur Hafsteinsson   Book Reviews: Helen M. Rozwadowski,
                                  Fathoming the Ocean: The Discovery and
                                  Exploration of the Deep Sea. With a
                                  Foreword by Sylvia A. Earle. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: The Belknap Press of
                                  Harvard University Press, 2005. Pp xii +
                                  276. ISBN 0-674-01691. \pounds 16.95
                                  (hardback). Helen M. Rozwadowski and
                                  David K. van Keuren (eds.), The Machine
                                  in Neptune's Garden: Historical
                                  Perspectives on Technology and the
                                  Marine Environment. Sagamore Beach, CA:
                                  Science History Publications, 2004. Pp.
                                  399. ISBN 0-88135-372-8. \pounds 24.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--120
              Christine MacLeod   Book Review: David E. Nye, Technology
                                  Matters: Questions to Live With.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Massachusetts
                                  Institute of Technology Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xiv + 282. ISBN: 0-262-14093-4. \pounds
                                  18.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--122
               Susan E. Lederer   Book Review: Carsten Timmerman and Julie
                                  Anderson (eds.) Devices and Designs:
                                  Medical Technologies in Historical
                                  Perspective. Basingstoke and New York:
                                  Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. Pp. xiv + 284.
                                  ISBN 1-4039-86444-4. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--123
                 David Edgerton   Book Review: Michael Adas, Dominance by
                                  Design: Technological Imperatives and
                                  America's Civilizing Mission. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: The Belknap Press of
                                  Harvard University Press, 2006. Pp. 542.
                                  ISBN 0-674-01876-2. \pounds 18.95,
                                  \$29.95, EUR25.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . 123--124
                    Roy Macleod   Book Review: Mark Wheelis, Lajos Rózsa
                                  and Malcolm Dando (eds.), Deadly
                                  Cultures: Biological Weapons since 1945.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. xi + 479.
                                  ISBN 0-0674-01699-8. \pounds 37.95,
                                  EUR51.00, \$59.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . 124--126
                       Jon Agar   Book Review: Sean F. Johnston,
                                  Holographic Visions: A History of New
                                  Science. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xxi + 518. ISBN
                                  0-19-857122-4. \pounds 75.00 (hardback)  126--127
          Soraya de Chadarevian   Book Review: Ronald E. Doel and Thomas
                                  Söderqvist (eds.) The Historiography of
                                  Contemporary Science, Technology, and
                                  Medicine: Writing Recent Science. London
                                  and New York: Routledge, 2006. Pp. xv +
                                  313. ISBN 0-415-39142-3. \pounds 80.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--129
                   Daryn Lehoux   Book Reviews: T. K. Johansen, Plato's
                                  Natural Philosophy: A Study of the
                                  Timaeus-Critias. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2004. Pp. vi + 218.
                                  ISBN 0-521-79067-0. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback). Monte Ransome Johnson,
                                  Aristotle on Teleology. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xi+339. ISBN
                                  0-19-928530-6. \pounds 45.00 (hardback)  129--130
                   Jon McGinnis   Book Review: Simone van Riet, Jules
                                  Janssens and André Allard (eds.) Avicenna
                                  Latinus, Liber primus naturalium,
                                  tractatus secundus: De motu et de
                                  consimilibus. Introduction by Gérard
                                  Verbeke. Leuven: Peeters, 2006. Pp.
                                  lxxxix + 373. ISBN 978-2-8031-0231-0.
                                  \pounds 173.70 (hardback)  . . . . . . . 131--132
                    Adam Mosley   Book Reviews: Stephen Clucas (ed.) John
                                  Dee: Interdisciplinary Studies in
                                  English Renaissance Thought.
                                  International Archives of the History of
                                  Ideas, 193. Dordrecht: Springer, 2006.
                                  Pp. xvii + 366. ISBN: 1-4020-4245-0.
                                  EUR144.00, \$189.00, \pounds 111.00
                                  (hardback). ISBN: 1-4020-4246-9
                                  (e-book)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--134
                Anke Timmermann   Book Review: Allen G. Debus, The
                                  Chemical Promise: Experiment and
                                  Mysticism in the Chemical Philosophy,
                                  1550--1800 (Selected Essays of Allen G.
                                  Debus). Sagamore Beach, MA: Science
                                  History Publications/USA, 2006. Pp. xxv
                                  + 548. ISBN 0-88135-296-9. \$89.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134--135
                   Sophie Weeks   Book Review: Katharine Park and Lorraine
                                  Daston (eds.) The Cambridge History of
                                  Science, Volume 3: Early Modern Science.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xxvii + 865. ISBN
                                  0-521-57244-4. \pounds 90.00 (hardback)  136--137
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Sachiko Kusukawa and Ian
                                  Maclean (eds.) Transmitting Knowledge:
                                  Words, Images, and Instruments in Early
                                  Modern Europe. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xvi + 274. ISBN
                                  0-19-928878-X. \pounds 100.00 (hardback) 137--138
        Samuel J. M. M. Alberti   Book Review: Ken Arnold, Cabinets for
                                  the Curious: Looking back at Early
                                  English Museums. Perspectives on
                                  Collecting. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006.
                                  Pp. xii + 297. ISBN 0-7546-0506-X.
                                  \pounds 47.50 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 139--140
                James Delbourgo   Book Review: Cynthia Sundberg Wall, The
                                  Prose of Things: Transformations of
                                  Description in the Eighteenth Century.
                                  Chicago and London: The University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2006. Pp. xiii + 316.
                                  ISBN 0-226-87158-4. \$35.00 (hardback)}  140--141
                   Mary Terrall   Book Review: Judith P. Zinsser and Julie
                                  Candler Hayes (eds.) Emilie du Châtelet:
                                  Rewriting Enlightenment Philosophy and
                                  Science. Oxford: Voltaire Foundation,
                                  2006. Pp. xi + 325. ISBN 0-7294-0872-8.
                                  \pounds 60.00, EUR99.00, \$122.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--142
                Oliver Hochadel   Book Review: Michael R. Lynn, Popular
                                  Science and Public Opinion in
                                  Eighteenth-Century France. Studies in
                                  Early Modern European History.
                                  Manchester: Manchester University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. ix + 177. ISBN 0-7190-7373-1.
                                  \pounds 50.00  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143--144
                   James Secord   Book Review: David Knight, Public
                                  Understanding of Science: A History of
                                  Communicating Scientific Ideas. Abingdon
                                  and New York: Routledge, 2006. Pp. viii
                                  + 232. ISBN 0-415-20638-3. \pounds 65.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 144--145
                   David Knight   Book Review: William Clark, Academic
                                  Charisma and the Origins of the Research
                                  University. Chicago and London: The
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  662. ISBN 0-226-1091-6. \$45.00, \pounds
                                  28.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 145--147
               Jonathan Harwood   Book Review: David J. Frank and Jay
                                  Gabler, Reconstructing the University:
                                  Worldwide Shifts in Academia in the
                                  Twentieth Century. Stanford: Stanford
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. xvii + 248.
                                  ISBN 0-8047-5376-8. \$19.95 (paperback)} 147--148
              Max K. Wallis and   
             Trevor W. Marshall   Book Review: Aant Elzinga, Einstein's
                                  Nobel Prize: A Glimpse behind Closed
                                  Doors. Sagamore Beach, MA: Science
                                  History Publications/USA, 2006. Pp xii +
                                  128. ISBN 0-88135-283-7. \$39.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148--149
                  Graeme Gooday   Book Reviews: Theodore Arabatzis,
                                  Representing Electrons: A Biographical
                                  Approach to Theoretical Entities.
                                  Chicago and London: The University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2006. Pp. xiv + 295. ISBN
                                  0-226-02420-2. \$70.00, \pounds 44.50
                                  (hardback). ISBN 0-226-02421-0. \$28.00,
                                  \pounds 18.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 149--151
                    Helge Kragh   Book Review: David Kaiser, Drawing
                                  Theories Apart: The Dispersion of
                                  Feynman Diagrams in Postwar Physics.
                                  Chicago and London: The University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. xx + 469. ISBN
                                  0-226-42267-4. \pounds 21.00, \$30.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151--152
                Jutta Schickore   Book Review: William T. Scott and Martin
                                  X. Moleski, Michael Polanyi, Scientist
                                  and Philosopher. Oxford: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2005. Pp. xx + 364.
                                  ISBN 0-19-517433-X. \pounds 26.99,
                                  \$45.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 152--154
     Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis   Book Review: Geoffrey C. Bowker, Memory
                                  Practices in the Sciences. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: MIT Press, 2006. Pp. xi +
                                  261. ISBN 0-262-02589-2. \pounds 22.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154--155
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157--159

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 41, Number 2, June, 2008

              Elizabeth Hedrick   Romancing the salve: Sir Kenelm Digby
                                  and the powder of sympathy . . . . . . . 161--185
                  Russell Smith   Optical reflection and mechanical
                                  rebound: the shift from analogy to
                                  axiomatization in the seventeenth
                                  century. Part 2  . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--207
               Terje Brundtland   From medicine to natural philosophy:
                                  Francis Hauksbee's way to the air-pump   209--240
                   Nick Wilding   The return of Thomas Salusbury's
                                  \booktitleLife of Galileo (1664) . . . . 241--265
               Nicholas Jardine   Prince Cesi and fungi, not to mention
                                  fungifunguli . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267--273
             John Hedley Brooke   Book Review: Stephen Gaukroger, The
                                  Emergence of a Scientific Culture:
                                  Science and the Shaping of Modernity,
                                  1210--1685. Oxford: Clarendon Press,
                                  2006. Pp. ix + 563. ISBN 0-19-929644-8.
                                  \pounds 35.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 276--277
                    Rina Knoeff   Book Review: Harold J. Cook, Matters of
                                  Exchange: Commerce, Medicine, and
                                  Science in the Dutch Golden Age. New
                                  Haven and London: Yale University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xiv + 562. ISBN
                                  978-0-300-11796-7. \pounds 28.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 278--279
                 Roberta Bivins   Book Review: W. F. Bynum, Anne Hardy,
                                  Stephen Jacyna, Christopher Lawrence and
                                  E. M. Tansey, The Western Medical
                                  Tradition 1800 to 2000. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xiii + 614. ISBN 0-5214-7565-5. \pounds
                                  19.99, \$29.99 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 279--280
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Roberta Bivins and John V.
                                  Pickstone (eds.) Medicine, Madness and
                                  Social History: Essays in Honour of Roy
                                  Porter. Basingstoke and New York:
                                  Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. Pp. x + 295.
                                  ISBN 978-0-203-52549-8. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 281--282
                Iwan Rhys Morus   Book Review: Elizabeth Green Musselman,
                                  Nervous Conditions: Science and the Body
                                  Politic in Early Industrial Britain.
                                  Albany, NY: State University of New York
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xi + 276. ISBN
                                  0-7914-6679-5. \$75.00 (hardback)} . . . 282--283
                     Anne Digby   Book Reviews: Akihito Suzuki, Madness at
                                  Home: The Psychiatrist, the Patient and
                                  the Family in England, 1820--1860.
                                  Berkeley and London: University of
                                  California Press, 2006. Pp. xii + 260.
                                  ISBN 0-520-24580-6. \$49.95, \pounds
                                  32.50 (hardback). Joseph Melling and
                                  Bill Forsythe, The Politics of Madness:
                                  The State, Insanity and Society in
                                  England, 1845--1914. Abingdon:
                                  Routledge, 2006. Pp. xviii +278. ISBN
                                  0-415-30174-2. \pounds 75.00 (hardback)} 283--285
             Christopher Hamlin   Book Review: Ian Burney, Poison,
                                  Detection, and the Victorian
                                  Imagination. Manchester: Manchester
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. viii + 169.
                                  ISBN 0-7190-7376-6. \pounds 35.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 285--286
                   Cheryl Logan   Book Reviews: Chandak Sengoopta, The
                                  Most Secret Quintessence of Life: Sex,
                                  Glands and Hormones, 1850--1950. Chicago
                                  and London: The University of Chicago
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xii + 354. ISBN
                                  0-226-74863-4. \$45.00, \pounds 28.50
                                  (hardback). Judith A. Houck, Hot and
                                  Bothered: Women, Medicine, and Menopause
                                  in Modern America. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2006.
                                  Pp. xii+328. ISBN 0-674-01896-6. \pounds
                                  24.95, \$39.95 (hardback)  . . . . . . . 286--288
               Carolyn Merchant   Book Review: Pierre Hadot, The Veil of
                                  Isis: An Essay on the History of the
                                  Idea of Nature. Tr. Michael Chase.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Belknap Press
                                  of Harvard University Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xii + 399. ISBN 978-0-674-02316-1.
                                  \$29.95, \pounds 19.95, EUR25.50
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 288--289
                Gordon Campbell   Book Review: G. E. R. Lloyd, Principles
                                  and Practices in Ancient Greek and
                                  Chinese Science. Variorum Collected
                                  Studies Series. Aldershot: Ashgate,
                                  2006. Pp. x + 320. ISBN 0-86078-993-4.
                                  \pounds 60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 290--291
              Stephen Gaukroger   Book Reviews: Edward Grant, A History of
                                  Natural Philosophy: From the Ancient
                                  World to the Nineteenth Century.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xvi + 361. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-86931-7. \pounds 40.00,
                                  \$70.00 (hardback). ISBN
                                  978-0-521-68957-1. \pounds 14.99,
                                  \$24.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . 291--292
             Catherine Eagleton   Book Review: R. J. W. Evans and
                                  Alexander Marr (eds.) Curiosity and
                                  Wonder from the Renaissance to the
                                  Enlightenment. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006.
                                  Pp. xv + 265. ISBN 0-7546-4102-3.
                                  \pounds 55.00, \$99.95 (hardback)} . . . 293--294
               John L. Heilbron   Book Reviews: William R. Shea and
                                  Mariano Artigas, Galileo Observed:
                                  Science and the Politics of Belief.
                                  Sagamore Beach: Science History
                                  Publications/USA, 2006. Pp. xi + 212.
                                  ISBN 0-88135-356-6. \$30.00 (hardback).
                                  Richard J. Blackwell, Behind the Scenes
                                  at Galileo's Trial, Including the First
                                  English Translation of Melchior
                                  Inchofer's Tractatus Syllepticus. Notre
                                  Dame: Notre Dame University Press, 2006.
                                  Pp. xiii+245. ISBN 0-268-02201-1.
                                  \$35.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . 294--296
                     Peter Dear   Book Reviews: Domenico Bertoloni Meli,
                                  Thinking with Objects: The
                                  Transformation of Mechanics in the
                                  Seventeenth Century. Baltimore: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2006. Pp. xii
                                  + 389. ISBN 0-8018-8426-8. \pounds 46.50
                                  (hardback). ISBN 0-8018-8427-6. \pounds
                                  20.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 296--297
                 Paola Bertucci   Book Review: James Delbourgo, A Most
                                  Amazing Scene of Wonders: Electricity
                                  and Enlightenment in Early America.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. xi + 367.
                                  ISBN 0-674-02299-8. \$29.95, \pounds
                                  19.95 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 297--298
             Judith V. Grabiner   Book Review: Daniel J. Cohen, Equations
                                  from God: Pure Mathematics and Victorian
                                  Faith. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. x + 242.
                                  ISBN 978-0-8018-8553-2. \pounds 33.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--300
                    Jeremy Gray   Book Review: Karen Hunger Parshall,
                                  James Joseph Sylvester: Jewish
                                  Mathematician in a Victorian World.
                                  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xiii + 461. ISBN
                                  0-8018-8291-5. \pounds 46.50 (hardback)  300--302
                Geoffrey Cantor   Book Reviews: Noah J. Efron, Judaism and
                                  Science: A Historical Introduction.
                                  Greenwood Guides to Science and
                                  Religion. Westport, CT and London:
                                  Greenwood Press, 2006. Pp. xx + 348.
                                  ISBN 978-0-313-33053-7. \$65.00, \pounds
                                  37.95 (hardback). Muzaffar Iqbal,
                                  Science and Islam. Greenwood Guides to
                                  Science and Religion. Westport, CT and
                                  London: Greenwood Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  xx+348. ISBN 978-0-313-33576-1. \$65.00,
                                  \pounds 37.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 302--304
             Veronika Lipphardt   Book Reviews: Geoffrey Cantor and Marc
                                  Swetlitz (eds.), Jewish Tradition and
                                  the Challenge of Darwinism. Chicago and
                                  London: The University of Chicago Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xii + 260. ISBN 0-226-09276-3.
                                  \$60.00, \pounds 38.00 (hardback). ISBN
                                  0-226-09277-1. \$24.00, \pounds 15.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 304--305
                Thomas P. Weber   Book Review: Horst Bredekamp, Darwins
                                  Korallen. Frühe Evolutionsmodelle und die
                                  Tradition der Naturgeschichte. Berlin:
                                  Wagenbach Verlag, 2005. Pp. 111. ISBN
                                  978-3803151735. EUR22.50 (hardback).
                                  Olaf Breidbach, Visions of Nature: The
                                  Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel.
                                  Munich: Prestel Verlag, 2006. Pp. 299.
                                  ISBN 978-3791336640. \$100.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 306--307
              Kenneth L. Caneva   Book Review: Michael Friedman and Alfred
                                  Nordmann (eds.), The Kantian Legacy in
                                  Nineteenth-Century Science. Cambridge,
                                  MA and London: MIT Press, 2006. Pp. iv +
                                  370. ISBN 0-262-06254-2. \pounds
                                  29.95(hardback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--308
                David Pantalony   Book Review: Myles W. Jackson,
                                  Harmonious Triads: Physicists,
                                  Musicians, and Instrument Makers in
                                  Nineteenth-Century Germany. Cambridge,
                                  MA: MIT Press, 2006. Pp. x + 368. ISBN
                                  0-262-10116-5. \pounds 25.95 (hardback)  309--310
                 Andrew Warwick   Book Review: Jeffrey Crelinsten,
                                  Einstein's Jury: The Race to Test
                                  Relativity. Princeton and Oxford:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xxix + 397. ISBN 0-691-12310-1. \pounds
                                  22.99 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 310--313
               Emily Winterburn   Book Review: Liba Taub and Frances
                                  Willmoth (eds.), The Whipple Museum of
                                  the History of Science: Instruments and
                                  Interpretations, to Celebrate the 60th
                                  Anniversary of R. S. Whipple's Gift to
                                  the University of Cambridge. Cambridge:
                                  Whipple Museum of the History of
                                  Science, 2006. Pp. xx + 492. ISBN
                                  0-521-86609-X. \pounds 35.00 (hardback)  313--314
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315--317

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Volume 41, Number 3, September, 2008

                 Francesca Bray   Science, technique, technology: passages
                                  between matter and knowledge in imperial
                                  Chinese agriculture  . . . . . . . . . . 319--344
                  Peter Heering   The enlightened microscope: re-enactment
                                  and analysis of projections with
                                  eighteenth-century solar microscopes . . 345--367
             Elizabeth Cavicchi   A witness account of solar microscope
                                  projections: collective acts integrating
                                  across personal and historical memory    369--383
            Charles Withers and   
            Rebekah Higgitt and   
               Diarmid Finnegan   Historical geographies of provincial
                                  science: themes in the setting and
                                  reception of the British Association for
                                  the Advancement of Science in Britain
                                  and Ireland, 1831--c. 1939 . . . . . . . 385--415
           Simone Turchetti and   
               Katrina Dean and   
               Simon Naylor and   
                 Martin Siegert   Accidents and opportunities: a history
                                  of the radio echo-sounding of
                                  Antarctica, 1958--1979 . . . . . . . . . 417--444
                     Tania Munz   Book Reviews: Jonathan Burt, Rat. Animal
                                  Series. London: Reaktion Books, 2006.
                                  Pp. 189. ISBN 1-86189-224-1. \pounds
                                  12.95, \$19.95 (paperback). Helen
                                  Macdonald, Falcon. Animal Series.
                                  London: Reaktion Books, 2006. Pp. 208.
                                  ISBN 1-86189-238-1. \pounds 12.95,
                                  \$19.95 (paperback). Claire Preston,
                                  Bee. Animal Series. London: Reaktion
                                  Books, 2006. Pp. 206. ISBN
                                  1-86189-256-X. \pounds 12.95, \$19.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 445--447
           Richard W. Burkhardt   Book Review: Charlotte Sleigh, Six Legs
                                  Better: A Cultural History of
                                  Myrmecology. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. viii + 302.
                                  ISBN 0-8018-8445-4. \pounds 36.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 447--449
                    Roger Smith   Book Review: Gregory Radick, The Simian
                                  Tongue: The Long Debate about Animal
                                  Language. Chicago and London: University
                                  of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp. xiv + 577.
                                  ISBN 978-0-226-70224-7. \$45.00, \pounds
                                  23.50} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 449--450
             Matthew R. Goodrum   Book Review: Richard G. Delisle,
                                  Debating Humankind's Place in Nature
                                  1860--2000: The Nature of
                                  Paleoanthropology. Upper Saddle River,
                                  NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007. Pp. vii
                                  + 447. ISBN 0-13-1777390-9. \$53.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451--452
              Efram Sera Shriar   Book Review: Henrika Kuklick (ed.) A New
                                  History of Anthropology. Oxford:
                                  Blackwell, 2008. Pp. xiii + 402. ISBN
                                  978-0-631-22600-0. \pounds 22.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 452--453
        Howard Hsueh-Hao Chiang   Book Review: Diana Jeater, Law,
                                  Language, and Science: The Invention of
                                  the `Native Mind' in Southern Rhodesia,
                                  1890--1930. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann,
                                  2007. ISBN 978-0-325-07108-4. Pp. xxii +
                                  274. \pounds 54.95, \$94.95 (hardback)}  453--455
             Sujit Sivasundaram   Book Reviews: Felix Driver and Luciana
                                  Martins (eds.) Tropical Visions in an
                                  Age of Empire. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp.
                                  xii + 279. ISBN 0-226-16472-1. \$25.00,
                                  \pounds 16.00 (paperback). David Arnold,
                                  The Tropics and the Traveling Gaze:
                                  India, Landscape, and Science,
                                  1800--1856. Seattle and London:
                                  University of Washington Press, 2006.
                                  Pp. xiv+298. ISBN 0-295-98581-X.
                                  \$50.00, \pounds 32.95 (hardback)  . . . 455--456
            Michael F. Robinson   Book Review: David Buisseret (ed.) The
                                  Oxford Companion to World Exploration.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.
                                  Vol. 1. Pp. xxviii + 478. Vol. 2. Pp.
                                  vii+501. ISBN 978-0-19-514922-7,
                                  0-19-514922-X. \pounds 140.00 (hardback) 457--458
                  Hester Higton   Book Review: Bart Grob and Hans
                                  Hooijmaijers (eds.), Who Needs
                                  Scientific Instruments? Conference on
                                  Scientific Instruments and their Users,
                                  20-22 October 2005. Leiden: Museum
                                  Boerhaave, 2006. Pp. 272. ISBN
                                  906292-158-2. No price given (paperback,
                                  includes CD-ROM) . . . . . . . . . . . . 458--459
                   Richard Dunn   Book Review: A. D. Morrison-Low, Making
                                  Scientific Instruments in the Industrial
                                  Revolution. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007.
                                  Pp. xvi + 408. ISBN 978-0-7546-5758-3.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 459--460
                  Boris Jardine   Book Review: Jutta Schickore, The
                                  Microscope and the Eye: A History of
                                  Reflections, 1740--1870. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. 320. ISBN 978-0-226-73784-3.
                                  \$40.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 460--462
                   Thomas Dixon   Book Review: Laura J. Snyder, Reforming
                                  Philosophy: A Victorian Debate on
                                  Science and Society. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2006. Pp. x
                                  + 386. ISBN 0-226-76733-7. \$45.00,
                                  \pounds 23.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 462--464
                    Roy MacLeod   Book Review: Bart Schultz, Henry
                                  Sidgwick --- Eye of the Universe: An
                                  Intellectual Biography. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2004. Pp. xx
                                  + 858. ISBN 0-521-82967-4. \pounds 40.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 464--465
                Phillip Prodger   Book Review: Jennifer Tucker, Nature
                                  Exposed: Photography as Eyewitness in
                                  Victorian Science. Baltimore: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2006. Pp. ix +
                                  294. ISBN 0-8018-7991-4. \pounds 36.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465--467
             Ludmilla Jordanova   Book Review: Ann B. Shteir and Bernard
                                  Lightman (eds.) Figuring It Out:
                                  Science, Gender, and Visual Culture.
                                  Lebanon, NH: Dartmouth College Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xxx + 386. ISBN 1-58465-602-6.
                                  \$65.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 467--469
                Frank M. Turner   Book Review: Gowan Dawson, Darwin,
                                  Literature and Victorian Respectability.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xii + 282. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-87249-2 \pounds 50.00, \$90.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 469--470
                Juliana Adelman   Book Review: Mariano Artigas, Thomas F.
                                  Glick and Rafael A. Martínez, Negotiating
                                  Darwin: The Vatican Confronts Evolution,
                                  1877--1902. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. 326. ISBN
                                  0-8018-8389-7. \pounds 33.50, \$50.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--472
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 473--476

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 41, Number 4, December, 2008

           Frank A. J. L. James   The Janus face of modernity: Michael
                                  Faraday in the twentieth century . . . . 477--516
         Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth   Bipartisan politics and practical
                                  knowledge: advertising of public science
                                  in two London newspapers, 1695--1720 . . 517--540
               Andrew R. Holmes   Presbyterians and science in the north
                                  of Ireland before 1874 . . . . . . . . . 541--565
                       Jon Agar   What happened in the sixties?  . . . . . 567--600
                Silke Ackermann   Book Review: George Saliba, Islamic
                                  Science and the Making of the European
                                  Renaissance. Cambridge, MA and London:
                                  MIT Press, 2007. Pp. xi + 315. ISBN
                                  978-0-262-19557-7. \pounds 24.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 602--603
                    Adam Mosley   Book Review: Matthew McLean, The
                                  Cosmographia of Sebastian Münster:
                                  Describing the World in the Reformation.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. Pp. viii +
                                  378. ISBN 978-0-7546-5843-6. \pounds
                                  60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 603--605
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Review: Adam Mosley, Bearing the
                                  Heavens: Tycho Brahe and the
                                  Astronomical Community of the Late
                                  Sixteenth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xiv + 354.
                                  ISBN 978-0-521-83866-5. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 605--606
               H. Darrel Rutkin   Book Review: Louise H. Curth, English
                                  Almanacs, Astrology and Popular
                                  Medicine: 1550--1700. Manchester:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  xi + 283. ISBN 978-0-7190-6928-4.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 606--608
                Anna Marie Roos   Book Reviews: Tara Nummedal, Alchemy and
                                  Authority in the Holy Roman Empire.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2007. Pp. xvii +260. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-60856-3. \$37.50, \pounds
                                  22.00 (hardback). Bruce T. Moran,
                                  Andreas Libavius and the Transformation
                                  of Alchemy: Separating Chemical Cultures
                                  with Polemical Fire. Sagamore Beach, MA:
                                  Science History Publications\slash USA,
                                  2007. Pp. viii + 344. ISBN
                                  978-0-88135-395-7. \$49.95 (hardback)    608--610
                Matthew D. Eddy   Book Review: Ursula Klein and Wolfgang
                                  Lef\`evre, Materials in
                                  Eighteenth-Century Science: A Historical
                                  Ontology. Cambridge, MA and London: MIT
                                  Press, 2007. Pp. x + 345. ISBN
                                  978-0-262-11306-6. \pounds 24.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 610--611
           Charles C. Gillispie   Book Reviews: Maurice Crosland, The
                                  Language of Science: From the Vernacular
                                  to the Technical. Cambridge: Lutterworth
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. 128. ISBN
                                  978-0-7188-3060-1. \pounds 12.50,
                                  \$27.50 (paperback). Maurice Crosland,
                                  Scientific Institutions and Practice in
                                  France and Britain, c. 1700--1870.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. Pp. 228. ISBN
                                  978-0-7546-5913-6. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611--613
                  James W. Reed   Book Review: John Carson, The Measure of
                                  Merit: Talent, Intelligence, and
                                  Inequality in the French and American
                                  Republics, 1750--1940. Princeton:
                                  Princeton University Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  xvii + 401. ISBN 0-691-01715-8. \pounds
                                  26.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 613--614
              Nicolaas A. Rupke   Book Review: Ralph O'Connor, The Earth
                                  on Show: Fossils and the Poetics of
                                  Popular Science, 1802--1856. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xiii + 541. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-61668-1. \pounds 23.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 614--616
                    Ruth Barton   Book Review: Bernard Lightman, Victorian
                                  Popularizers of Science: Designing
                                  Nature for New Audiences. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xvi + 545. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-48118-0. \$37.50, \pounds
                                  23.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 616--617
             Jonathan R. Topham   Book Review: Peter Broks, Understanding
                                  Popular Science. Maidenhead: Open
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. xi +183.
                                  ISBN 0-335-21548-3. \pounds 17.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 617--619
                    Roger Smith   Book Reviews: Peter Becker and Richard
                                  F. Wetzell (eds.), Criminals and Their
                                  Scientists: The History of Criminology
                                  in International Perspective. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press and
                                  Washington, DC: German Historical
                                  Institute, 2006. Pp. xiii + 492. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-81012-8. \pounds 60.00,
                                  \$85.00 (hardback). Cesare Lombroso,
                                  Criminal Man. Translated and with a new
                                  Introduction by Mary Gibson and Nicole
                                  Hahn Rafter. Durham and London: Duke
                                  University Press, 2006. Pp. xvii+424.
                                  ISBN 0-8223-3723-1. \pounds 15.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 619--621
                 Michael Pettit   Book Review: Sarah E. Igo, The Averaged
                                  American: Surveys, Citizens, and the
                                  Making of a Mass Public. Cambridge, MA
                                  and London: Harvard University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. 398. ISBN 978-0-674-02321-5.
                                  \pounds 22.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 621--623
                Tara H. Abraham   Book Review: Margaret A. Boden, Mind as
                                  Machine: A History of Cognitive Science.
                                  2 vols. Oxford: Oxford University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. xlviii+xxiii + 1631. ISBN
                                  0-19-924144-9. \pounds 125.00 (hardback) 623--624
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Review: John Krige, American
                                  Hegemony and the Postwar Reconstruction
                                  of Science in Europe. Cambridge, MA: MIT
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. 384. ISBN
                                  0-262-11297-3. \$40.00, \pounds 25.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 624--626
                 Viviane Quirke   Book Review: Mariana Mazzucatto and
                                  Giovanni Dosi (eds.) Knowledge
                                  Accumulation and Industry Evolution: The
                                  Case of Pharma-Biotech. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xvii + 446. ISBN 978-0-521-85822-4.
                                  \pounds 48.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 626--628
                 Jesse Richmond   Book Review: Edward J. Hackett, Olga
                                  Amsterdamska, Michael Lynch and Judy
                                  Wajcman (eds.) The Handbook of Science
                                  and Technology Studies, Third Edition.
                                  Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xiv + 1065. ISBN
                                  978-0-262-08364-5. \pounds 35.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 628--629
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 631--633


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Volume 42, Number 1, March, 2009

                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--4
               David Rooney and   
                      James Nye   `Greenwich Observatory Time for the
                                  public benefit': standard time and
                                  Victorian networks of regulation . . . . 5--30
                   Richard Dunn   Material culture in the history of
                                  science: case studies from the National
                                  Maritime Museum  . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--33
                      Sarah Dry   Safety networks: fishery barometers and
                                  the outsourcing of judgement at the
                                  early Meteorological Department  . . . . 35--56
                  G. W. Roberts   Magnetism and chronometers: the research
                                  of the Reverend George Fisher  . . . . . 57--72
                   Sophia Davis   Raising the aerocompass in early
                                  twentieth-century Britain  . . . . . . . 73--94
         Matthew R. Goodrum and   
                     Cora Olson   The quest for an absolute chronology in
                                  human prehistory: anthropologists,
                                  chemists and the fluorine dating method
                                  in palaeoanthropology  . . . . . . . . . 95--114
                  Steven Shapin   Book Review: Noretta Koertge (ed.), New
                                  Dictionary of Scientific Biography. 8
                                  vols. Detroit, MI: Charles Scribner's
                                  Sons, Gale/Cengage Learning, 2008. ISBN
                                  978-0684313207. \$995.00 (hardback)} . . 116--117
                    Mary Jo Nye   Book Review: Thomas Söderqvist (ed.) The
                                  History and Poetics of Scientific
                                  Biography. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. Pp.
                                  xv + 270. ISBN 978-0-7546-5181-9.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 117--119
           Josipa G. Petruni\'c   Book Review: Massimo Mazzotti, The World
                                  of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mathematician
                                  of God. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xx + 217.
                                  ISBN 978-0-8018-8709-3. \pounds 33.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--121
               Massimo Mazzotti   Book Review: Rebekah Higgitt, Recreating
                                  Newton: Newtonian Biography and the
                                  Making of Nineteenth-Century History of
                                  Science. London: Pickering & Chatto,
                                  2007. Pp. ix + 286. ISBN
                                  978-1-85196-906-7. \pounds 60.00,
                                  \$99.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 121--122
                  Gordon McOuat   Book Review: Jim Endersby, Imperial
                                  Nature: Joseph Hooker and the Practices
                                  of Victorian Science. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2008. Pp. x + 429. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-2-791-9. \pounds 20.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--124
                  Chris Renwick   Book Review: Mark Francis, Herbert
                                  Spencer and the Invention of Modern
                                  Life. Stocksfield: Acumen Publishing,
                                  2007. Pp. xiv + 434. ISBN
                                  978-1-84465-086-6. \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 124--125
             John Hedley Brooke   Book Review: Matthew Stanley, Practical
                                  Mystic: Religion, Science and A. S.
                                  Eddington. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp. x
                                  + 313. ISBN 978-0-226-77097-0. \$37.50,
                                  \pounds 22.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 125--127
                    Jeff Hughes   Book Review: Charles Thorpe,
                                  Oppenheimer: The Tragic Intellect.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2006. Pp. xx + 413. ISBN
                                  0-226-79845-3. \$37.50, \pounds 24.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--128
                   Ursula Klein   Book Review: Hasok Chang and Catherine
                                  Jackson (eds.), An Element of
                                  Controversy: The Life of Chlorine in
                                  Science, Medicine, Technology and War.
                                  BSHS Monograph Series, Vol. 13. London:
                                  British Society for the History of
                                  Science, 2007. Pp. ix + 407. ISBN
                                  978-0-906450-01-7. \pounds 15.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128--130
                Pamela H. Smith   Book Reviews: Lawrence M. Principe
                                  (ed.), Chymists and Chymistry: Studies
                                  in the History of Alchemy and Early
                                  Modern Chemistry. Sagamore Beach, MA:
                                  Science History Publications/USA, 2007.
                                  Pp. xiii + 274. ISBN 978-0-88135-396-9.
                                  \$45.00 (hardback). Anna Marie Roos, The
                                  Salt of the Earth: Natural Philosophy,
                                  Medicine, and Chymistry in England,
                                  1650--1750. Leiden and Boston: Brill,
                                  2007. Pp. xvi+293. ISBN
                                  978-90-04-16176-4. \$129.00 (hardback)   130--132
                  Penelope Gouk   Book Review: Pamela H. Smith and
                                  Benjamin Schmidt (eds.), Making
                                  Knowledge in Early Modern Europe:
                                  Practices, Objects, and Texts,
                                  1400--1800. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2008. Pp.
                                  xi + 360. ISBN 978-226-76329-3. \$28.00
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--133
                   Sophie Weeks   Book Review: Deborah E. Harkness, The
                                  Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the
                                  Scientific Revolution. New Haven: Yale
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xviii + 349.
                                  ISBN 978-0-300-11196-5. \pounds 19.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133--135
                  Paula Findlen   Book Review: Paola Bertucci, Viaggio nel
                                  paese delle meraviglie. Scienza e
                                  curiosit\`a nell'Italia del Settecento.
                                  Turin: Bollati Boringhieri, 2007. Pp.
                                  294. ISBN 978-88-339-1802-0. EUR28.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135--136
                   Jan Golinski   Book Review: Charles W. J. Withers,
                                  Placing the Enlightenment: Thinking
                                  Geographically about the Age of Reason.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2007. Pp. xiii + 330.
                                  ISBN 978-0-226-90405-4. \$45.00, \pounds
                                  28.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . 137--138
                   Simon Naylor   Book Reviews: Jan Golinski, British
                                  Weather and the Climate of
                                  Enlightenment. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  272. ISBN 978-0-226-30205-8. \$35.00
                                  (hardback). James Rodger Fleming,
                                  Vladimir Jankovic and Deborah R. Coen
                                  (eds.), Intimate Universality: Local and
                                  Global Themes in the History of Weather
                                  and Climate. Sagamore Beach: Science
                                  History Publications\slash USA, 2006.
                                  Pp. xx + 264. ISBN 0-88135-367-1.
                                  \$39.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . 138--140
                Oliver Hochadel   Book Review: Florian Charvolin, André
                                  Micoud and Lynn K. Nyhart (eds.), Des
                                  Sciences citoyennes? La Question de
                                  l'amateur dans les sciences
                                  naturalistes. La Tour d'Aigues: Editions
                                  de l'Aube, 2007. Pp. 254. ISBN
                                  9-782752-602305. EUR20.00  . . . . . . . 140--142
                Kristin Johnson   Book Review: D. Graham Burnett, Trying
                                  Leviathan: The Nineteenth-Century New
                                  York Court Case that Put the Whale on
                                  Trial and Challenged the Order of
                                  Nature. Princeton: Princeton University
                                  Press, 2007. Pp. xiv + 266. ISBN
                                  978-0-691-12950-1. \pounds 17.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142--143
                   Ellen Clarke   Book Review: Jamie Elwick, Styles of
                                  Reasoning in the British Life Sciences:
                                  Shared Assumptions, 1820--1858. London:
                                  Pickering & Chatto, 2007. Pp. x + 233.
                                  ISBN 978-1-85196-920-3. \pounds 60.00,
                                  \$99.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 143--145
                 Kent W. Staley   Book Review: Steven French and Décio
                                  Krause, Identity in Physics: A
                                  Historical, Philosophical, and Formal
                                  Analysis. New York: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. xv + 422. ISBN
                                  0-19-927824-5. \pounds 55.00 (hardback)  145--146
              Michael D. Gordin   Book Review: Klaus Hentschel, The Mental
                                  Aftermath: The Mentality of German
                                  Physicists, 1945--1949. Oxford and New
                                  York: Oxford University Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  vi + 205. ISBN 978-0-19-920566-0.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 147--148
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Timothy Boon, Films of
                                  Fact: A History of Science in
                                  Documentary Films and Television.
                                  London: Wallflower Press, 2008. Pp. x +
                                  312. ISBN 978-1-905674-37-4. \pounds
                                  16.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 148--149
               Simone Turchetti   Book Review: Jacob Darwin Hamblin,
                                  Poison in the Well: Radioactive Waste in
                                  the Oceans at the Dawn of the Nuclear
                                  Age. New Brunswick, NJ and London:
                                  Rutgers University Press, 2008. Pp. x +
                                  311. ISBN 978-0-8135-4220-1. \$49.95
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--150
                  Diane B. Paul   Book Review: Jene M. Porter and Peter W.
                                  B. Phillips (eds.), Public Science in
                                  Liberal Democracy. Toronto, Buffalo and
                                  London: University of Toronto Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xii + 343. ISBN
                                  978-0-8020-9359-2. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150--152
                   Simon Pooley   Book Review: Saul Dubow, A Commonwealth
                                  of Knowledge: Science, Sensibility and
                                  White South Africa 1820--2000. Oxford
                                  and New York: Oxford University Press,
                                  2006. Pp. 296. ISBN 978-0-199-29663-7.
                                  \pounds 60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 152--154
             Matthew R. Goodrum   Book Review: Ann Gibbons, The First
                                  Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest
                                  Ancestors. New York: Knopf, 2007. Pp. ix
                                  + 303. ISBN 1-4000-7696-X. \$14.95
                                  (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154--155
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157--159
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 1 Cover and Back
                                  matter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . b1--b3
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 1 Cover and Front
                                  matter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . f1--f2

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 42, Number 2, June, 2009

               Michael Wintroub   The Heavens Inscribed: the instrumental
                                  poetry of the Virgin in early modern
                                  France . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161--185
  Dániel Margócsy   Advertising cadavers in the republic of
                                  letters: anatomical publications in the
                                  early modern Netherlands . . . . . . . . 187--210
                   E. B. Davies   Some reflections on Newton's
                                  \booktitlePrincipia  . . . . . . . . . . 211--224
                    Simon Thode   Bones and words in 1870s New Zealand:
                                  the moa-hunter debate through actor
                                  networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--244
                  Elsa Mota and   
             Paulo Crawford and   
              Ana Simões   Einstein in Portugal: Eddington's
                                  expedition to Principe and the reactions
                                  of Portuguese astronomers (1917--1925)   245--273
                 Yasmin Haskell   The languages of melancholy in early
                                  modern England . . . . . . . . . . . . . 275--280
                   Steve Sturdy   Book Reviews: Mark Jackson, Allergy: The
                                  History of a Modern Malady. London:
                                  Reaktion Books, 2007. Pp. 288. ISBN
                                  978-1-86189-333-8. \pounds 12.25
                                  (paperback). Gregg Mitman, Breathing
                                  Space: How Allergies Shape Our Lives and
                                  Landscapes. London: Yale University
                                  Press, 2007. Pp. xv + 312. ISBN
                                  978-0-300-11035-7. \pounds 20.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 282--284
                 Jacalyn Duffin   Book Review: Roberta Bivins, Alternative
                                  Medicine? A History. New York: Oxford
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xvii + 238.
                                  ISBN 978-0-19-921887-5. \pounds 14.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 284--285
                  Adrian Wilson   Book Review: Lianne McTavish, Childbirth
                                  and the Display of Authority in Early
                                  Modern France. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005.
                                  Pp. xiv + 257. ISBN 0-7546-3619-4.
                                  \pounds 45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 285--287
               Jane Maienschein   Book Review: Tatjana Buklijas and Nick
                                  Hopwood, Making Visible Embryos. An
                                  online exhibition developed by the
                                  University of Cambridge with support
                                  from the Wellcome Trust, 2008  . . . . . 287--288
                   Claire Jones   Book Review: Roy Church and E. M.
                                  Tansey, Burroughs Wellcome & Co.:
                                  Knowledge, Trust and Profit, and the
                                  Transformation of the British
                                  Pharmaceutical Industry, 1880--1940.
                                  Lancaster: Crucible, 2007. Pp. xxvii +
                                  564. ISBN 978-1-905-472-07-9. \pounds
                                  19.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 288--289
                  Harriet Ritvo   Book Review: Neil Pemberton and Michael
                                  Worboys, Mad Dogs and Englishmen: Rabies
                                  in Britain, 1830--2000. Basingstoke and
                                  New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. Pp.
                                  x + 247. ISBN 978-0-230-54240-2. \pounds
                                  45.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 290--291
                Thomes P. Weber   Book Reviews: Marcos Cueto, Cold Wars,
                                  Deadly Fevers: Malaria Eradication in
                                  Mexico 1955--1975. Baltimore: Johns
                                  Hopkins University Press, 2007. Pp. xv +
                                  264. ISBN 978-0-8018-8645-4. \$45.00,
                                  \pounds 30.00 (hardback). Frank M.
                                  Snowden, The Conquest of Malaria: Italy,
                                  1900--1962. New Haven: Yale University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. viii+296. ISBN
                                  0-300-10899-0. \$43.00, \pounds 25.00
                                  (hardback). Sandra M. Sufian, Healing
                                  the Land and the Nation: Malaria and the
                                  Zionist Project in Palestine,
                                  1920--1947. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  xviii+385. ISBN 978-0-226-77935-5.
                                  \$40.00, \pounds 21.00 (hardback)} . . . 291--293
                  Patricia Fara   Book Reviews: William Bynum, The History
                                  of Medicine: A Very Short Introduction.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.
                                  Pp. 169. ISBN 978-0-19-921543-0. \pounds
                                  7.99 (paperback). Thomas Dixon, Science
                                  and Religion: A Very Short Introduction.
                                  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.
                                  Pp. 150. ISBN 978-0-19-929551-7. \pounds
                                  7.99 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 293--294
              Stephen Gaukroger   Book Review: Peter Harrison, The Fall of
                                  Man and the Foundations of Science.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xi + 300. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-87559-2. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 294--296
              Christine MacLeod   Book Review: Lissa Roberts, Simon
                                  Schaffer and Peter Dear (eds.), The
                                  Mindful Hand: Inquiry and Invention from
                                  the Late Renaissance to Early
                                  Industrialisation. Amsterdam:
                                  Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van
                                  Wetenschappen, 2007. Available outside
                                  the UK and Europe from University of
                                  Chicago Press. Pp. xxvii + 503. ISBN
                                  978-90-6984-483-1. EUR89.00, \$110.00
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296--298
                Lorraine Daston   Book Review: Kapil Raj, Relocating
                                  Modern Science: Circulation and the
                                  Construction of Knowledge in South Asia
                                  and Europe, 1650--1900. Houndmills and
                                  New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. Pp.
                                  xiv + 285. ISBN 978-0-230-50708. \pounds
                                  53.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--299
                  Lewis Pyenson   Book Review: Josep Simon and Néstor
                                  Herran, with Tayra Lanuza-Navarro, Pedro
                                  Ruiz Castell and Ximo Guillem-Llobat
                                  (eds.), Beyond Borders: Fresh
                                  Perspectives in History of Science.
                                  Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars
                                  Publishing, 2008. Pp. vii + 377. ISBN
                                  978-184-71843-2. \pounds 39.99
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--301
             Valentina Pugliano   Book Review: Alessandro Ottaviani and
                                  Oreste Trabucco, Theatrum Naturae: La
                                  ricerca naturalistica tra erudizione e
                                  nuova scienza nell'Italia del primo
                                  Seicento. Napoli: La Citt\`a del Sole.
                                  2007. Pp. 177. ISBN 978-88-8292-363-1.
                                  EUR22.00 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . 301--302
           Christopher Baxfield   Book Review: J. B. Shank, The Newton
                                  Wars and the Beginning of the French
                                  Enlightenment. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2008. Pp.
                                  xvi + 571. ISBN 978-0-226-74945-7.
                                  \$55.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 302--304
          Ivor Grattan-Guinness   Book Review: Jeremy J. Gray and Karen H.
                                  Parshall (eds.), Episodes in the History
                                  of Modern Algebra (1800--1950).
                                  Providence, RI: American Mathematical
                                  Society and London: London Mathematical
                                  Society, 2007. Pp. vii + 336 pp. ISBN
                                  978-0-8218-4343-7. \$69.00 (hardback)}   304--305
                 Jimena Canales   Book Review: Chris Otter, The Victorian
                                  Eye: A Political History of Light and
                                  Vision in Britain, 1800--1910. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2008. Pp. x + 382. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-64077-8. \pounds 13.00
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 305--306
                 Ryan D. Tweney   Book Review: Alice Jenkins (ed.),
                                  Michael Faraday's Mental Exercises: An
                                  Artisan Essay Circle in Regency London.
                                  Liverpool: Liverpool University Press,
                                  2008. Pp. xii + 250. ISBN
                                  978-1-84631-140-6. \pounds 47.50,
                                  \$85.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 306--308
                Iwan Rhys Morus   Book Reviews: Frank A. J. L. James
                                  (ed.), The Correspondence of Michael
                                  Faraday: Volume 5, 1855--1860. London:
                                  Institution of Engineering and
                                  Technology, 2008. Pp. lviii + 835. ISBN
                                  978-0-86341-823-5. \pounds 70.00
                                  (hardback). Frank A. J. L. James (ed.),
                                  Christmas at the Royal Institution: An
                                  Anthology of Lectures by M. Faraday, J.
                                  Tyndall, R. S. Ball, S. P. Thompson, E.
                                  R. Lankester, W. H. Bragg, W. L. Bragg,
                                  R. L. Gregory, and I. Stewart.
                                  Singapore: World Scientific Books, 2007.
                                  Pp. xxxiii+366. ISBN 981-277-109-3.
                                  \pounds 39.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 308--310
                 Richard Noakes   Book Review: The English Mechanic and
                                  World of Science. Vols. 1-124 on 14
                                  DVDs. Waltham Abbey: E. S. Hutton, 2006.
                                  ISBN 1-905383-00-2. Single disks \pounds
                                  22.00 (individual), \pounds 50.00
                                  (institutional); complete set \pounds
                                  308.00 (individual), \pounds 650.00
                                  (institutional)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 310--311
                Frank M. Turner   Book Review: Thomas Dixon, The Invention
                                  of Altruism: Making Moral Meanings in
                                  Victorian Britain. Oxford: British
                                  Academy for the Oxford University Press,
                                  2008. Pp. xiv + 420. ISBN
                                  978-0-19-726426-3. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 312--313
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315--318
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 2 Cover and Back
                                  matter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . b1--b4
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 2 Cover and Front
                                  matter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . f1--f2

British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 42, Number 3, September, 2009

                   Jon Agar and   
                   Joe Cain and   
                    Hasok Chang   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--320
                    John Morgan   Religious conventions and science in the
                                  early Restoration: Reformation and
                                  `Israel' in Thomas Sprat's
                                  \booktitleHistory of the Royal Society
                                  (1667) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 321--344
                  James Mussell   Arthur Cowper Ranyard, Knowledge and the
                                  reproduction of astronomical photographs
                                  in the late nineteenth-century
                                  periodical press . . . . . . . . . . . . 345--380
                  Caitlin Homes   The Astronomer Royal, the Hydrographer
                                  and the time ball: collaborations in
                                  time signalling 1850--1910 . . . . . . . 381--406
                   John Stewart   The scientific claims of British child
                                  guidance, 1918--1945 . . . . . . . . . . 407--432
                 Claudine Cohen   Book Review: Martin J. S. Rudwick,
                                  Worlds before Adam: The Reconstruction
                                  of Geohistory in the Age of Reform.
                                  Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2008. Pp. xxii + 614.
                                  ISBN 978-0-226-73128-5. \pounds 23.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 434--435
                  John M. Lynch   Book Review: David N. Livingstone,
                                  Adam's Ancestors: Race, Religion, and
                                  the Politics of Human Origins.
                                  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University
                                  Press, 2008. Pp. x + 301. ISBN
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                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 435--437
                 Jacob Stegenga   Book Review: Jessica Riskin (ed.),
                                  Genesis Redux: Essays in the History and
                                  Philosophy of Artificial Life. Chicago
                                  and London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xvii + 389. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-72081-4. \pounds 16.00,
                                  \$25.00 (paperback)} . . . . . . . . . . 437--438
                   Sophie Weeks   Book Review: Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
                                  and William R. Newman (eds.), The
                                  Artificial and the Natural: An Evolving
                                  Polarity. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press,
                                  2007. Pp. viii + 331. ISBN
                                  978-0-262-02620-8. \pounds 25.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 438--440
                   Thomas Dixon   Book Reviews: Steve Fuller, Dissent over
                                  Descent: Intelligent Design's Challenge
                                  to Darwinism. Cambridge: Icon Books,
                                  2008. Pp. v + 272. ISBN 978-184046804-5.
                                  \pounds 12.99 (hardback). Nathaniel C.
                                  Comfort (ed.), The Panda's Black Box:
                                  Opening up the Intelligent Design
                                  Controversy. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xv+165. ISBN
                                  978-0-8018-8599-0. \pounds 13.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 440--442
                   Steve Fuller   Book Reviews: Alan Sokal, Beyond the
                                  Hoax: Science, Philosophy and Culture.
                                  Oxford and New York: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2008. Pp. xxi + 465. ISBN
                                  978-0-19-923920-7. \pounds 20.00
                                  (hardback). Sophie Roux (ed.), Retours
                                  sur l'affaire Sokal. Paris: L'Harmattan,
                                  2007. Pp. x+190. ISBN 978-2-296-02389-5.
                                  EUR17.50 (paperback) . . . . . . . . . . 442--444
            Graeme J. N. Gooday   Book Review: Harry Collins and Robert
                                  Evans, Rethinking Expertise. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. 160. ISBN 978-0-226-11360-9.
                                  \$37.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 444--445
                Snait B. Gissis   Book Review: Massimo Mazzotti (ed.),
                                  Knowledge as Social Order: Rethinking
                                  the Sociology of Barry Barnes.
                                  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008. Pp. xi + 184.
                                  ISBN 978-0-7546-4863-5. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardcover)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 445--447
                Graham Richards   Book Review: Roger Smith, Being Human:
                                  Historical Knowledge and the Creation of
                                  Human Nature. Manchester and New York:
                                  Manchester University Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  viii + 288. ISBN 978-0-7190-7498-1.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 447--448
                    Roger Smith   Book Reviews: G. E. R. Lloyd, Cognitive
                                  Variations: Reflections on the Unity and
                                  Diversity of the Human Mind. Oxford:
                                  Clarendon Press, 2007. Pp. viii + 201.
                                  ISBN 978-0-19-921461-7. \pounds 27.50
                                  (hardback). 2009. ISBN
                                  978-0-19-956625-9. \pounds 14.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 448--450
              Benjamin A. Elman   Book Review: Francesca Bray, Vera
                                  Dorofeeva-Lichtmann and Georges Métailié
                                  (eds.), Graphics and Text in the
                                  Production of Technical Knowledge in
                                  China. Leiden and Boston, MA: Brill,
                                  2007. Pp. xiii + 772. ISBN
                                  978-90-04-16063-7. \$149.00, \$199.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 450--451
                 Eleanor Robson   Book Review: Serafina Cuomo, Technology
                                  and Culture in Greek and Roman
                                  Antiquity. Cambridge: Cambridge
                                  University Press, 2007. Pp. xi + 212.
                                  ISBN 978-0-521-00903-4. \pounds 15.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451--453
                   Daryn Lehoux   Book Review: David Sedley, Creationism
                                  and Its Critics in Antiquity. Berkeley
                                  and London: University of California
                                  Press, 2007. Pp. xvii + 269. ISBN
                                  978-0-520-25364-3. \pounds 17.95
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--454
                   Emily Wilson   Book Review: Liba Taub, Aetna and the
                                  Moon: Explaining Nature in Ancient
                                  Greece and Rome. Corvallis, OR: Oregon
                                  State University Press, 2008. Pp. xiv +
                                  138. \$24.95. ISBN 978-0-87071-196-1
                                  (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 454--456
                   Sarah Hutton   Book Review: Hugh Trevor-Roper, Europe's
                                  Physician: The Various Life of Sir
                                  Theodore de Mayerne. New Haven and
                                  London: Yale University Press, 2006. Pp.
                                  xii + 438. ISBN 0-300-11263-7. \$35.00.
                                  \pounds 25.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 456--457
                  Simon Werrett   Book Review: Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
                                  and Christine Blondel (eds.), Science
                                  and Spectacle in the European
                                  Enlightenment. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008.
                                  Pp. xi + 164. ISBN 978-0-7546-6370-6.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 457--459
                James Delbourgo   Book Reviews: Daniel Carey, Locke,
                                  Shaftesbury, and Hutcheson: Contesting
                                  Diversity in the Enlightenment and
                                  Beyond. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                                  Press, 2006. Pp. x + 260. ISBN
                                  978-0-5214-4502-1. \pounds 51.00
                                  (hardback). Sarah Irving, Natural
                                  Science and the Origins of the British
                                  Empire. London: Pickering and Chatto,
                                  2008. Pp. xiii+183. ISBN
                                  978-1-85196-889-3. \pounds 60.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 459--461
            Michael F. Robinson   Book Review: James Delbourgo and
                                  Nicholas Dew (eds.), Science and Empire
                                  in the Atlantic World. New York:
                                  Routledge, 2008. Pp. xiv + 365. ISBN
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                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 461--462
              Margaret C. Jacob   Book Review: Peter M. Jones, Industrial
                                  Enlightenment: Science, Technology, and
                                  Culture in Birmingham and the West
                                  Midlands, 1760--1820. Manchester and New
                                  York: Manchester University Press, 2008.
                                  Pp. xii + 260. ISBN 978-0-7190-7770-8.
                                  \pounds 55.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 462--463
             Katharine Anderson   Book Review: Michael S. Reidy, Tides of
                                  History: Ocean Science and Her Majesty's
                                  Navy. Chicago and London: University of
                                  Chicago Press, 2008. Pp. xiv + 389. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-70932-1. \pounds 55.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 464--465
           Elizabeth R. Neswald   Book Review: William H. Brock, William
                                  Crookes (1832--1919) and the
                                  Commercialization of Science. Alderhot:
                                  Ashgate, 2008. Pp. xxi + 556. ISBN
                                  978-0-7546-6322-5. \pounds 65.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465--466
                Deborah R. Coen   Book Reviews: Elizabeth R. Neswald,
                                  Thermodynamik als kultureller
                                  Kampfplatz: Zur Faszinationsgeschichte
                                  der Entropie, 1850--1915. Freiburg:
                                  Rombach Verlag, 2006. Pp. 475. ISBN
                                  978-3-7930-9448-7. EUR48.00 (paperback).
                                  Helge S. Kragh, Entropic Creation:
                                  Religious Contexts of Thermodynamics and
                                  Cosmology. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008. pp.
                                  272. ISBN 978-0-7546-6414-7. \pounds
                                  60.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 467--468
            Daniel C. S. Wilson   Book Review: Richard G. Olson, Science
                                  and Scientism in Nineteenth-Century
                                  Europe. Urbana and Chicago: University
                                  of Illinois Press, 2008. Pp. 349. ISBN
                                  978-0-252-07433-2. \pounds 14.99
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 469--470
                Matthew Stanley   Book Review: Richard Staley, Einstein's
                                  Generation: The Origin of the Relativity
                                  Revolution. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2009. Pp. x
                                  + 494. ISBN 978-0-226-77057-4. \pounds
                                  26.00 (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . 470--471
            Trevor Marshall and   
                     Max Wallis   Book Review: Silvan S. Schweber,
                                  Einstein and Oppenheimer: The Meaning of
                                  Genius. London: Harvard University
                                  Press, 2008. Pp. xiv + 412. ISBN
                                  978-0-674-02828-9. \pounds 19.25
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--473
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 474--477
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 3 Cover and Back
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British Journal for the History of Science
Volume 42, Number 4, December, 2009

                 Paolo Palmieri   A phenomenology of Galileo's experiments
                                  with pendulums . . . . . . . . . . . . . 479--513
              Anna Winterbottom   Producing and using the Historical
                                  Relation of Ceylon: Robert Knox, the
                                  East India Company and the Royal Society 515--538
                 John Gascoigne   The Royal Society, natural history and
                                  the peoples of the `New World(s)',
                                  1660--1800 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 539--562
                  Vidar Enebakk   Lilley revisited: or science and society
                                  in the twentieth century . . . . . . . . 563--593
              John V. Pickstone   The disunities of representation . . . . 595--600
                    Martin Kemp   Book Review: Jean A. Givens, Karen M.
                                  Reeds and Alain Touwaide (eds.),
                                  Visualizing Medieval Medicine and
                                  Natural History, 1200--1550. AVISTA
                                  Studies in the History of Medieval
                                  Technology, Science and Art. Aldershot:
                                  Ashgate, 2006. Pp. xx + 278. ISBN
                                  0-7546-5296-3. \pounds 55.00 (hardback)  602--603
                  Penelope Gouk   Book Review: Stuart Clark, Vanities of
                                  the Eye: Vision in Early Modern European
                                  Culture. Oxford: Oxford University
                                  Press, 2007. Pp. xii + 415. ISBN
                                  978-0-19-925013-4. \pounds 35.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 603--604
              Efram Sera Shriar   Book Review: Cristina Grasseni (ed.),
                                  Skilled Visions: Between Apprenticeship
                                  and Standards. New York and Oxford:
                                  Berghahn, 2007. Pp. viii + 226. ISBN
                                  978-1845-45210-0. \pounds 45.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 604--606
                      Kapil Raj   Book Review: Henry J. Noltie, Robert
                                  Wight and the Botanical Drawings of
                                  Rungiah and Govindoo. 3 vols. Edinburgh:
                                  Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, 2008.
                                  Pp. 215, 208 and 88. ISBN
                                  978-1-906129-02-6. \pounds 75.00
                                  (paperback, boxed set) . . . . . . . . . 606--608
                Dawn M. Digrius   Book Review: Constance Areson Clark, God
                                  or Gorilla: Images of Evolution in the
                                  Jazz Age. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
                                  University Press, 2008. xviii + 289.
                                  ISBN 978-0-8018-8825-0. \pounds 23.50
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 608--609
                Irina Sirotkina   Book Review: Margareta Tillberg,
                                  Tsvetnaia vselennaia: Mikhail Matiushin
                                  ob iskusstve i zrenii. Transl. from
                                  English by D. Dukhavina and M. Iarosh.
                                  Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie,
                                  2008. pp. 512. ISBN 978 5 867 93600 6.
                                  No price given (paperback) . . . . . . . 609--611
                 Mirjam Brusius   Book Review: Horst Bredekamp, Birgit
                                  Schneider and Vera Dünkel (eds.), Das
                                  technische Bild. Kompendium zu einer
                                  Stilgeschichte wissenschaftlicher
                                  Bilder. Berlin: Akademie Verlag2008. Pp.
                                  231. ISBN 978-3-05-004496-5. EUR29.80
                                  (paperback)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611--612
                   Steve Fuller   Book Reviews: Joseph E. Harmon and Alan
                                  G. Gross (eds.), The Scientific
                                  Literature: A Guided Tour. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xxiv + 327. ISBN
                                  978-0-22631656-7. \$72.50, \pounds 46.00
                                  (hardback). ISBN 978-0-226-31656-7.
                                  \$29.00, \pounds 18.50 (paperback) . . . 612--613
           Charles C. Gillispie   Book Review: Patricia Fara, Science: A
                                  Four Thousand Year History. Oxford:
                                  Oxford University Press, 2009. Pp. xv +
                                  408. ISBN 978-0-19-922689-4. \pounds
                                  20.00 (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . 613--615
                      Nick Tosh   Book Review: Robert N. Proctor and Londa
                                  Schiebinger (eds.), Agnotology: The
                                  Making and Unmaking of Ignorance.
                                  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
                                  2008. Pp. viii + 298. ISBN
                                  978-0-8047-5901-4. \$24.95 (paperback)}  615--616
                     Peter Dear   Book Review: Claus Zittel, Gisela Engel,
                                  Romano Nanni and Nicole C. Karafyllis
                                  eds., Philosophies of Technology:
                                  Francis Bacon and His Contemporaries.
                                  Intersections: Yearbook for Early Modern
                                  Studies series vol. 11. Leiden: Brill,
                                  2008. 2 vols. Pp. xxix + 577. ISBN
                                  978-9-0041-70506. EUR149.00 (hardback)   616--617
                Matthew D. Eddy   Book Review: Alix Cooper, Inventing the
                                  Indigenous: Local Knowledge and Natural
                                  History in Early Modern Europe.
                                  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
                                  2007. Pp. xiii + 218. ISBN
                                  978-0-521-87087-0. \pounds 45.00,
                                  \$75.00 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . . . . 617--619
      Staffan Müller-Wille   Book Review: Marianne Sommer, Bones and
                                  Ochre: The Curious Afterlife of the Red
                                  Lady of Paviland. Cambridge, MA and
                                  London: Harvard University Press, 2007.
                                  Pp. xii + 398. ISBN 978-0-674-02499-1.
                                  \pounds 25.95 (hardback) . . . . . . . . 619--620
                   Mark Francis   Book Review: David Stack, Queen
                                  Victoria's Skull: George Combe and the
                                  Mid-Victorian Mind. London: Hambledon
                                  Continuum, 2008. Pp. xviii + 350. ISBN
                                  978 1 84725 233 3  . . . . . . . . . . . 620--621
           Angelique Richardson   Book Review: Aileen Fyfe and Bernard
                                  Lightman (eds.), Science in the
                                  Marketplace: Nineteenth-Century Sites
                                  and Experiences. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp. x
                                  + 410. ISBN 978 0 226 27650 2. \$45.00,
                                  \pounds 23.50 (hardback)}  . . . . . . . 621--623
               Charlotte Sleigh   Book Review: Steven McClean, The Early
                                  Fiction of H. G. Wells: Fantasies of
                                  Science. Basingstoke: Palgrave
                                  Macmillan, 2009. Pp. ix + 242. ISBN
                                  978-0-230-53562-6. \pounds 50.00
                                  (hardback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623--624
                     Tania Munz   Book Review: Deborah Coen, Vienna in the
                                  Age of Uncertainty: Science, Liberalism,
                                  and Private Life. Chicago and London:
                                  University of Chicago Press, 2007. Pp.
                                  xi + 380. ISBN 978-0-226-11172-8.
                                  \$45.00, \pounds 28.50 (hardback)} . . . 624--626
                 Jacob Stegenga   Book Review: Angela N. H. Creager,
                                  Elizabeth Lunbeck and M. Norton Wise
                                  (eds.), Science without Laws: Model
                                  Systems, Cases, Exemplary Narratives.
                                  Durham, NC and London: Duke University
                                  Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-8223-4068-3.
                                  \pounds 12.99 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 626--628
                    Roy MacLeod   Book Review: David Edgerton, Warfare
                                  State: Britain, 1920--1970. Cambridge:
                                  Cambridge University Press, 2005. Pp. xv
                                  + 364. ISBN 0-521-67231-7. \pounds
                                  45.00, \$75.00 (paperback)}  . . . . . . 628--629
     Jean-François Auger   Book Review: Hannah Gay, The History of
                                  Imperial College London, 1907--2007:
                                  Higher Education and Research in
                                  Science, Technology and Medicine.
                                  London: Imperial College Press, 2007.
                                  pp. xxvii + 825. ISBN 1-86094-709-3.
                                  \pounds 122.40, \$152.00 (softcover)}    630--631
                  Duncan Wilson   Book Review: Mike Fortun, Promising
                                  Genomics: Iceland and deCODE Genetics in
                                  a World of Speculation. Berkeley:
                                  University of California Press, 2008.
                                  Pp. x + 330. ISBN 978-0-520-24751-2.
                                  \pounds 17.95 (paperback)  . . . . . . . 631--632
                     Robert Bud   Book Review: Steven Shapin, The
                                  Scientific Life: A Moral History of a
                                  Late Modern Vocation. Chicago and
                                  London: University of Chicago Press,
                                  2008. Pp. xvii + 468. ISBN
                                  978-0-226-75024-8. \$29.00 (hardback)}   632--634
                      Anonymous   Books received . . . . . . . . . . . . . 635--637
                      Anonymous   Index of authors . . . . . . . . . . . . 639--639
                      Anonymous   Books reviewed . . . . . . . . . . . . . 641--644
                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 4 Cover and Back
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                      Anonymous   BJH volume 42 issue 4 Cover and Front
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Journal of Interdisciplinary History
Volume 38, Number 1, 2007

              Michael D. Gordin   Book Review: \booktitleWhen Physics
                                  Became King by Iwan Rhys Morus . . . . . 95--96