The British Journal for the History of Science 49 (2016), 1

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The British Journal for the History of Science 49 (2016), 1.


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_Editor_: Professor Simon Schaffer Department of History and Philosophy of Science University of Cambridge Free School Lane Cambridge CB2 3RH, UK E-Mail: sjs16@cam.ac.uk § _Book Review Editor_: Dr Gregory Radick Division of History and Philosophy of Science School of Philosophy, University of Leeds Woodhouse Lane Leeds LS2 9JT, UK E-Mail: G.M.Radick@leeds.ac.uk § _Editorial Board_: Professor John Brooke (Oxford University UK); Professor Janet Browne (Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, UK); Peter Dear (Cornell University, USA); Professor Ludmilla Jordanova (King’s College London, UK); David Philip Miller (The University of New South Wales, Australia); Professor James Moore (Open University, Milton Keynes, UK); Iwan Rhys Morus (University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK); Kapil Raj (Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris, France); Lissa Roberts (Universiteit Twente, Netherlands); Professor Crosbie Smith (University of Kent, Canterbury, UK)
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This leading international journal publishes scholarly papers and review articles on all aspects of the history of science. History of science is interpreted widely to include medicine, technology and social studies of science. BJHS papers make important and lively contributions to scholarship and the journal has been an essential library resource for more than thirty years. It is also used extensively by historians and scholars in related fields. A substantial book review section is a central feature. There are four issues a year, comprising an annual volume of over 600 pages.

Research Articles

The industrial archaeology of deep time
JENNY BULSTRODE
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 1–25
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000017, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Feb 2016

An experimental ‘Life’ for an experimental life: Richard Waller's biography of Robert Hooke (1705)
NOAH MOXHAM
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 27–51
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000029, Published online by Cambridge University Press 15 Feb 2016

Newton and scholastic philosophy
DMITRI LEVITIN
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 53–77
doi: 10.1017/S0007087415000667, Published online by Cambridge University Press 23 Nov 2015

Les liaisons dangereuses: resource surveillance, uranium diplomacy and secret French–American collaboration in 1950s Morocco
MATTHEW ADAMSON
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 79–105
doi: 10.1017/S0007087415000655, Published online by Cambridge University Press 13 Nov 2015

Essay Review

Heredity, evolution and development in their (epistemic) environment at the turn of the nineteenth century
Federica Turriziani Colonna
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 107–113
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000303, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Book Reviews

Martin J.S. Rudwick, Earth's Deep History: How It Was Discovered and Why It Matters. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2014.
Pp. ix + 360. ISBN 978-0-2262-0393-5. \$30.00/£21.00 (hardback).
Allison Ksiazkiewicz
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 116–117
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000030, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Craig Martin, Subverting Aristotle: Religion, History, and Philosophy in Early Modern Science. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. Pp.
262. ISBN 978–1-4214–1316-7. £35.50 (hardback).
Adam Mosley
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 117–119
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000042, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Jacomien Prins, Echoes of an Invisible World: Marsilio Ficino and Francesco Patrizi on Cosmic Order and Music Theory. Leiden: Brill, 2015. Pp. xiv +
461. ISBN 978-9-0042-7437-2. €49.00 (hardback).
Penelope Gouk
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 119–120
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000054, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Dennis Danielson, Paradise Lost and the Cosmological Revolution. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xxiii + 220. ISBN 978–1–1070-
3360-3. £60.00 (hardback).
Mason Tattersall
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 120–122
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000066, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Meredith K. Ray, Daughters of Alchemy: Women and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015. Pp.
291. ISBN 978-0-6745-0423-3. \$45.00, £33.95 (hardback)
Francesco G. Sacco
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 122–123
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000078, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

David Beck (ed.), Knowing Nature in Early Modern Europe. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2015. Pp. 240. ISBN 978–1-8489-3518–1. £60.00 (hardback).
Cornelis J. Schilt
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 123–125
doi: 10.1017/S000708741600008X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Mary Terrall, Catching Nature in the Act: Réaumur and the Practice of Natural History in the Eighteenth Century. Chicago and London: The University
of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. 275. ISBN 978-0-2260-8860-0. £28.00 (hardback).
Sarah Easterby-Smith
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 125–126
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000091, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Margaret E. Derry, Masterminding Nature: The Breeding of Animals, 1750–2010. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 310. ISBN
978–1-4426-2652-2. £18.99 (paperback).
Jennifer Adlem
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 126–127
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000108, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Rina Knoeff and Robert Zwijnenberg (eds.), The Fate of Anatomical Collections. Farnham: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. 336. ISBN 978–1-4094-6815-8. £67.50
(hardback).
Jennifer Wallis
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 127–129
doi: 10.1017/S000708741600011X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Timothy Larsen, The Slain God: Anthropologists and the Christian Faith. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. 256. ISBN 978-0–1996-5787-2.
£25.00 (hardback).
Efram Sera-Shriar
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 129–130
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000121, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Stefaan Blancke, Hans Henrik Hjermitslev and Peter C. Kjærgaard (eds.), Creationism in Europe. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Pp. xvii + 276. ISBN 978–1-4214–1562-8. £26.00 (hardback).
John Hedley Brooke
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 131–132
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000133, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Mark Francis and Michael W. Taylor (eds.), Herbert Spencer: Legacies. Abingdon: Routledge, 2015. Pp. 284. ISBN 978–1-84465-4. £65.00
(hardback).
Gowan Dawson
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 132–133
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000145, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Eva Hemmungs Wirtén, Making Marie Curie: Intellectual Property and Celebrity Culture in an Age of Information. Chicago and London: The University
of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. 223. ISBN 978-0-2262-3584-4. £24.50, \$35.00 (hardback).
Patricia Fara
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 134–135
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000157, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Katherine C. Epstein, Torpedo: Inventing the Military–Industrial Complex in the United States and Great Britain. Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard
University Press, 2014. Pp. 305. ISBN 978-0-6747-2526-3. £30.00 (hardback).
Daniel Volmar
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 135–136
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000169, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Ulf Schmidt, Secret Science: A Century of Poison Warfare and Human Experiments. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. xxxi + 637. ISBN
978-0–1992-9979-9. £25.00 (hardback).
Alex Mankoo
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 136–138
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000170, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Jamie Cohen-Cole, The Open Mind: Cold War Politics and the Sciences of Human Nature. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. 397.
ISBN 978-0-2260-9216-4. £31.50 (hardback).
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 138–140
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000182, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Christopher Hollings, Mathematics across the Iron Curtain: A History of the Algebraic Theory of Semigroups. Providence, RI: American Mathematical
Society, 2014. Pp. xi + 441. ISBN 978–1-4704–1493–1. £79.95 (hardback).
Michael J. Barany
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 140–141
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000194, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Roman Duda, Pearls from a Lost City: The Lvov School of Mathematics. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 2014. Pp. xi + 231. ISBN
978–1-4704–1076-6. £28.50 (hardback).
Christopher Hollings
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 141–143
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000200, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Jiri Hudecek, Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun. New York: Routledge, 2014.
Pp. xii + 210. ISBN 978-0-4157-0296-6. £90.00 (hardback).
Ubiratan D'Ambrosio
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 143–144
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000212, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Orit Halpern, Beautiful Data: A History of Vision and Reason since 1945. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015. Pp. ix + 342. ISBN 978-0-8223-
5744-5. £17.99 (paperback)
Alexander von Lünen
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 144–146
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000224, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Horst Bredekamp, Vera Dünkel and Birgit Schneider (eds.), The Technical Image: A History of Styles in Scientific Imagery. Chicago: The University of
Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. 208. ISBN 978-0-2262-5884-3. £35.00 (hardback).
Elizabeth Haines
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 146–147
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000236, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Thor Hansen, The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, & Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History. New
York: Basic Books, 2015. Pp. 288. ISBN 978-0-4650-5599-9. \$26.99/£17.99 (hardback).
Matthew Holmes
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 147–148
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000248, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Matthew Smith, Another Person's Poison: A History of Food Allergy. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. Pp. 312. ISBN 978-0-2311-6484-9.
£19.95 (hardback).
Ian Miller
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 148–150
doi: 10.1017/S000708741600025X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

James Rodger Fleming and Ann Johnson (eds.), Toxic Airs: Body, Place, Planet in Historical Perspective. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press,
2014. Pp. xiv + 284. ISBN 978-0-8229-6290-8. \$28.95 (paperback).
Peter Reed
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 150–151
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000261, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

Pieter Dhondt (ed.), University Jubilees and University Writing: A Challenging Relationship. Leiden: Brill, 2015. Pp. xi + 255. ISBN 978-9-0042–1696-
9. £79.00 (hardback).
Pierre Verschueren
The British Journal for the History of Science, Volume 49, Issue 01, March 2016, pp 151–152
doi: 10.1017/S0007087416000273, Published online by Cambridge University Press 16 Mar 2016

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