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Book Review


The World's Survivors

Katie L. Burke

A brief review of The Oldest Living Things in the World, by Rachel Sussman

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Taste Masters

Sandra J. Ackerman

2015-01NightstandAckermanF1.jpgA brief review of Umami: Unlocking the Secrets of the Fifth Taste, by Ole G. Mouritsen and Klavs Styrbaek

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Journeys to the Brink

Ram Ramabhadran

A brief review of Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead, by David Casarett

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Life Below the Ankles

David L. Hu

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A brief review of How Snakes Work: Structure, Function and Behavior of the World’s Snakes, by Harvey B. Lillywhite

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The Men Who Sold the Moon

Corey S. Powell

A brief review of Marketing the Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Program, by David Meerman Scott and Richard Jurek

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Tilling Tales

Dianne Timblin

A brief review of A History of the Garden in Fifty Tools, by Bill Laws

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The Cheese Plate Stands Alone

Emily Buehler

A review of The Science of Cheese, by Michael H. Tunick

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Don't Try This at Home

Jorge Cham

A review of What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions, by Randall Munroe

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Of a Feather

Dianne Timblin

A review of Extraordinary Birds: Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, by Paul Sweet, and Aviary Wonders Inc.: Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual: Renewing the World's Bird Supply Since 2031, by Kate Samworth

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A Troubling Tome

Greg Laden

A review of A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race, and Human History, by Nicholas Wade

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