Volume 87 | Number 6 | November-December 1999
A review of The Architecture of Science, edited by Peter Galison and Emily Thompson.
A review of Managing the Environment, Managing Ourselves: A History of American Environmental Policy, by Richard N. L. Andrews.
A review of Pandora's Hope: Essays on the Reality of Science Studies, by Bruno Latour.
A review of Comprehension: A Paradigm for Cognition, by Walter Kintsch.
A review of ENIAC: The Triumph and Tragedies of the World's First Computer, by Scott McCartney and
A review of Interpreting Pre-Quaternary Climate from the Geologic Record, by Judith Totman Parrish.
A review of Walker's Mammals of the World, edited by Ronald M. Nowak.
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