Books Received (August 2008–August 2009)

Aridland Springs in North America. Lawrence, E. S., and V. J. Meretsky, editors. 2008. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 432 pp. $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8165-2645-1.

Atlas of Early Michigan's Forests, Grasslands, and Wetlands. Albert, D. 2008. Michigan State University Press, East Lansing, MI. 107 pp. ISBN 978-0-87013-831-7.

Bears. A Brief History. Brunner, B. 2008. L. Lantz, translator. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 272 pp. $15.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-300-14312-6.

The Better to Eat You With. Ber- ger, J. 2008. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 305 pp. $29.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-226-04363-0.

The Business of Biodiversity. Everard, M. 2009. WIT Press, Billerica, MA. 187 pp. $119.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-84564-208-2.

Climate Change. Malthez, E.A. 2009. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 344 pp. $55.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-231-14642-5.

A Critique of Silviculture. Managing for Complexity. Puettmann, K. J., D. Coates, and C. Messier. 2009. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 204 (xvi + 188) pp. $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-59726-146-3.

Dead Pool. Lake Power, Global Warming, and the Future of Water. Powell, J. L. 2008. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 304 pp. $27.50 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-520-25477-0.

The Discovery of Global Warming. Weart, S. R. 2009. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA. 230 pp. $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-674-03189-0.

Drivers of Environmental Change in Uplands. Bonn, A., T. Allott, K. Hubacek, and J. Stewart, editors. 2009. Routledge, New York, NY. 536 (xxvii + 509) pp. $180.00 (hardcover) ISBN 978-0-415-44779-9.

Earth in Our Care. Ecology, Economy and Sustainability. Maser, C. 2009. Rutgers University Press, Piscataway, NJ. 304 pp. $49.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-4559-2.

Ecology and Conservation of the San Pedro River. Stromberg, J.C., and B. Tellman, editors. 2009. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 656 pp. $85.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8165-2752-6.

The Ecology of Tropical East Asia. Corlett, R. T. 2009. Oxford University Press, New York.

Ecotourism and Conservation in the Americas. Stronza, A., and W. H. Durham, editor. 2008. CAB International, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. 290 (xiv + 276) pp. $120.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-84593-

The Elephant's Secret Sense. O’Connell, C. 2008. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 264 pp. $39.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-226-61674-6.

Evolution & Innovation in Wildlife Conservation. Child, B. and H. Suich, editors. 2009. Stylus Publishing, Sterling, VA. 462 pp. $97.50 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-84407-634 5.

Forests Forever. Their Ecology, Restoration, and Protection. Berger, J. J. 2008. Center for American Places, Chicago, IL. 424 pp., 88 color plates. $27.50 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-930066-52-6.

Freshwater Fishes of South Carolina. Rohde, F. C., R. G. Arndt, J. W. Foltz, and J. M. Quattro. 2009. The University of South Carolina Press, Columbia, SC. 544 pp. $59.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-57003-680-4.

The Great Minnesota Fish Book. Dickson, T. 2008. J. R. Tomelleri, illustrator. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN. 176 pp. $34.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8166-

Holocene Extinctions. Turvey, S. T., editor. 2009. Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom. 364 pp. $99.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-9953509-5.

How Life Began. Meinesz, A. 2008. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 296 pp. $27.50 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-226-

La Faune Disparait. Mulhauser, B. 2008. Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes, Laussane, France. 141 pp. ISBN 978-2-88074-808-1 (in French).

The Living Universe. Elgin, D. 2009. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, San Francisco, CA. 192 pp. $15.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-57675-

Manual of Leaf Architecture. Ellis, B., D. C. Daly, L. J. Hickey, K. R. Johnson, J. D. Mitchell, P. Wilf, and S. L. Wing. 2009. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 216 pp. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8014-7518-4.

Marine Biodiversity of Costa Rica, Central America. Wehrtmann, I. S., and J. Cortés, editors. 2009. Springer-Verlag, New York. 572 (xxxiv + 538) pp. + CD. $149.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-4020-8277-1.

Marine Wildlife and Tourism Management. Higham, J., and M. Lück, editors. 2008. CABI International, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. 423 (xxviii + 395) pp. $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-84593-345-6.

Maternal Effects in Mammals. Maestripieri, D., and J. M. Mateo, editors. 2009. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 360 pp. $90.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-226-50119-2. $ 35.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-226-

Mr. Roscoe's Garden. Bradley, J. 2008. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 240 pp., 170 color plates, 30 halftones. $49.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-84631-166-6.

New Models for Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration. Hobbs, R. J., and K. N Suding. 2009. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 364 (xii + 352) pp. $50.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-59726-185-2.

Owls of the World. König, C., and F. Weick. 2009. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 512 pp., 68 color plates. $75.00 (hardcover). ISB 978-0-300-14227-3.

Paradise Found. Nature in America at the Time of Discovery. Nicholls, S. 2009. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 534 (x + 524) pp. $30.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-226-58340-2.

People, Protected Areas and Global Change. Galvin, M., and T. Haller, editors. 2008. NCCR North-South, Bern, Switzerland. 559 pp. Freeload at ISBN 978-3-905835-06-9.

Prairie Dogs. Slobodchikoff, C. N., B. S. Perla, and J. L. Verdolin. 2009. Harvard University Press, Cambrige, MA. 264 pp. $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-674-03181-4.

Primate Parasite Ecology. The Dynamics and Study of Host-Parasite Relationships. Huffman, M. A., and C. A. Chapman, editors. 2009. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 547 (xvi + 531) pp. $140.00 (hardback). ISBN 978-0-521-87246-1.

Primates and Philosophers. How Morality Evolved. Macedo, S., and J. Ober, editors. 2006. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ. 228 (xix + 209) pp. $14.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-691-14129-9.

The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird. The Discovery and Death of the Po’ouli. Powell, A. 2008. Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA. 288 (viii + 280) pp. 24.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8117-3448-6.

Recovery of Gray Wolves in the Great Lakes Region of the United States. An Endangered Species Success Story. Wydenen, A. P., T. R. Van Deelen, and E. J. Heske, editors. 2009. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY. 365 (xv + 350) pp. ISBN 978-0-387-85951-

Revolution on the Range. The Rise of a New Ranch in the American West. White, C. 2008. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 221 pp. $25.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-59726-174-6.

Right Relationship. Building a Whole Earth Economy. Brown, P. G., and G. Garver. 2009. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, San Francisco, CA. 216 pp. $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-57675-762-8.

Roadless Rules: the Struggle for the Last Wild Forests. Turner, T. 2009. Island Press, Washington, D.C. $27.50 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-59726-440-2.

The Sage Handbook of Environment and Society. Pretty, J. A., S. Ball, T. Benton, J. S. Guivant, D. R. Lee, D. Orr, M. J. Pfeffer, and H. Ward, editors. 2009. Sage Publications, London. 626 pp. $140.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-4129-1843-5.

The Second Atlas of Breeding Birds in New York State. McGowan, K. J., and K. Corwin, editors. 2009. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 696 pp. $59.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8014-4716-7.

Serengeti III. Human Impacts on Ecosystem Dynamics. Sinclair, A. R. E., C. Packer, S. A. R. Mduma, and J. M. Fryxell, editors. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 464 pp. $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-226-76034-6.

Urban Ants of North America and Europe. Identification, Biology, and Management. Klotz, J., L. Hansen, R. Pospischil, and M. Rust. 2008. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 212 pp. $27.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8014-7473-6.

A Weed by Any Other Name. Gift, N. 2009. Beacon Press, Boston, MA. 192 pp. $23.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-080708552-3.

Wild Costa Rica. Hepworth, A. 2008. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 176 pp. $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-262-08383-6.

The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology. 2008. Ostfeld, R. S., and W. H. Schlesinger, editors. 2008. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, New York, NY.Volume 1134, 342 pp. $130 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-57331-725-2.

A Zapotec Natural History. Hunn, E. S. 2008. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 261 pp. $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8165-2617-8.