Recently Received Books (October–November 2004)


America's Environmental Report Card. Are We Making the Grade? Blatt, H. 2004. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 277 pp. $27.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-262-02572-8.

Deserts. The Living Drylands. Oldfield, S. 2004. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 160 pp. $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-262-15112-X.

Frozen Earth. The Once and Future Store of Ice Ages. Macdougall, D. 2004. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 267 pp. (256 + xi). $24.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23922-9.

How the Earthquake Bird Got Its Name and Other Tales of an Unbalanced Nature. Shugart, H. H. 2005. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 229 pp. (217 + xii). $30.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-10457-X.

The Making of Environmental Law. Lazarus, R. J. 2004. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. 318 pp. $35.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-226-47037-7.

Marine Reserves. A Guide to Science, Design, and Use. Sobel, J., and C. Dahlgren. 2004. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 336 pp. $70.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-840-0. $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-841-9.

The New Consumers. The Influence of Affluence on the Environment. Myers, N., and J. Kent. 2004. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 214 pp. (199 + xv). $24.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-997-0.

Rehabilitation and Restoration of Degraded Forests. Lamb, D., and D. Gilmour. 2003. World Conservation Union. 112 pp. (110 + ii). $24.00 (paperback). ISBN 2-8317-0744-7.

Rhythms of Life. The Biological Clocks that Control the Daily Lives of Every Living Thing. Foster, R., and L. Kreitzman. 2004. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 288 pp. (276 + xii). $30.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-10574-6.

The Western Confluence: a Guide to Natural Resource Use. McKinney, M., and W. Harmon. 2004. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 297 pp. $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-962-8. $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-963-6.

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