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Acquisitions - Jan-Feb 2008

DTM-GL Library - Recent Acquisitions

January-February 2008

The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).


Alley, R. B.  The Two-Mile Time Machine: Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future.  Princeton University Press, 2000.


Bouvier, J., and I. Appenzeller, eds.  Star-Disk Interaction in  Young Stars.  Proceedings of the 243rd Symposium of the IAU.  Cambridge University Press for International Astronomical Union, 2007.


Christie, D. M., et al., eds.  Back-Arc Spreading Systems: Geological, Biological, Chemical, and Physical Interactions.  Geophysical Monograph 166.  Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, 2006.  Gift of Dr. Richard Carlson.


Clark, R. J. H., et al., organizers and editors.  Mixed Valency.  Papers of a discussion meeting in Philosophical Transactions A, Vol. 366, No. 1862.  London:  The Royal Society, 2008.


Dawson, T. E., and R. T. W. Siegwolf, eds.  Stable Isotopes as Indicators of Ecological Change.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2007.


Ekin, J. W.  Experimental Techniques for Low-Temperature Measurements: Cryostat Design, Material Properties, and Superconductor Critical-Current Testing. Oxford University Press, 2006.


Fedonkin, M. A., et al.  The Rise of Animals: Evolution and Diversification of the Kingdom Animalia.  Baltimore:  Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.  Gift of Dr. Richard Carlson.


García Doncel, M., and A. Roca Rosell.  Observatorio del Ebro: Un Siglo de Historia (1904-2004).  Roquetes Spain: Observatorio del Ebro, 2007.  Gift of the Observatory.


Gibson, R. E.  Reminiscences and Reflections of R. E. Gibson: A Sentimental Journey Through the Past.  Laurel MD:  Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, 1984.


Gubbins, D., and E. Herrero-Bervera, eds.  Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism.  Dordrecht: Springer, 2007.


Harinarayana, T., et al., guest eds.  Lithospheric Structure of the Continents.  Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 445, No. 1-2.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2007.


Harwit, M.  Astrophysical Concepts, 4th ed.  New York:  Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2006.


Keane, C. M., and C. Martinez, eds.  Directory of Geoscience Departments, 45th edition  2007.  Alexandria VA:  American Geological Institute, 2007.


King,  P. L., et al., eds. Infrared Spectroscopy in Geochemistry, Exploration Geochemistry, and Remote Sensing.  Short Course Series Vol. 33.  Ottawa Ontario: Mineralogical Association of Canada, 2004.


Macau, E. E. N., et al., compilers and editors.  Experimental Chaos I and II.  Papers of a theme in Philosophical Transactions A, Vol. 366, Nos. 1864 and 1865.  London:  The Royal Society, 2008.


National Research Council of the National Academies.  Earth Science and Applications from Space: National Imperatives for the Next Decade and Beyond.  Washington DC:  National Academy of Sciences, 2007.  Gift of Dr. Sean C. Solomon.


Nicholas, R. J., et al., organizers and editors.  Carbon-Based Electronics: Fundamentals and Device Applications.  Papers of a discussion meeting in Philosophical Transacations A, Vol. 136, No. 1863.  London:  The Royal Society, 2008.


Perez, N. M., et al., eds.  Terrestrial Fluids, Earthquakes and Volcanoes: The Hiroshi Wakita Volume II.  Special issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 163, No. 12.  Basel:  Birkhäuser Verlag, 2007.


Samson, I., et al., eds.  Fluid Inclusions: Analysis and Interpretation.  Short Course Series Vol. 32.  Ottawa Ontario: Mineralogical Association of Canada, 2003.


Sethna, J. P.  Statistical Mechanics: Entropy, Order Parameters, and Complexity.  Oxford University Press, 2006.


Sparke, L. S., and J. S. Gallagher.  Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction.  Cambridge University Press, 2000.  Gift of Dr. Vera Rubin.


Steed, J. W., et al.  Core Concepts in Supramolecular Chemistry and Nanochemistry.  Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2007.


Stille, D. R.  Igneous Rocks: From Fire to Stone.  Minneapolis: Compass Point Books, 2008.  Gift of the Publisher.


Troise, C., et al., eds.  Mechanisms of Activity and Unrest at Large Calderas.  Special Publication 269.  London: The Geological Society, 2006.


Webster, J. D., ed.  Melt Inclusions in Plutonic Rocks.  Short Course Vol. 36.  Ottawa Ontario: Mineralogical Association of Canada, 2006.


Zakharov, A., and V. Kornilenko, eds.  Space: The First Step.  Moscow: Space Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, 2007.  Gift of Dr. Wesley T. Huntress.

CD-ROM Acquisitions


Parson, C., Executive Producer for The Science Channel.  Faces of Earth.  Scarborough Ontario:  Discovery Communications, LLC, 2007.  2 DVD set.

Serial Acquisition


LINUX Journal.  Beginning with March 2008, No. 167.  Houston:  Belltown Media, Inc.





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