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14th Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun. G. van Belle, ed. Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series 384. Proc. wksp., Pasadena, CA, Nov. 2006. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2008. $77.00 (441 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58321-331-7, CD-ROM

At the Edge of the Universe: Latest Results from the Deepest Astronomical Surveys. J. Afonso, H. C. Ferguson, B. Mobasher, R. Norris, eds. Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series 380. Proc. mtg., Sintra, Portugal, Oct. 2006. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2007. $77.00 (580 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58381-323-2

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Clusters of Galaxies: Beyond the Thermal View. J. Kaastra, ed. Springer, New York, 2008. $179.00 (418 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-78874-6

First Stars III. B. W. O’Shea, A. Heger, T. Abel, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 990. Proc. conf., Santa Fe, NM, July 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $270.00 (516 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0509-7

Frontiers in Nuclear Structure, Astrophysics, and Reactions: FINUSTAR 2. P. Demetriou, R. Julin, S. V. Harissopulos, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1012. Proc. conf., Aghios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece, Sept. 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $199.00 (453 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0532-5

Gamma-Ray Bursts 2007. M. Galassi, D. Palmer, E. Fenimore, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1000. Proc. conf., Santa Fe, NM, Nov. 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $237.00 (657 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0533-2

An Introduction to Nuclear Astrophysics. R. N. Boyd. U. Chicago Press, Chicago, 2008. $85.00 (422 pp.). ISBN 978-0-226-06971-5

The Ninth Torino Workshop on Evolution and Nucleoesynthesis in AGB Stars and the Second Perugia Workshop on Nuclear Astrophysics. R. Guandalini, S. Palmerini, M. Busso, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1001. Proc. wksp., Perugia, Italy, Oct. 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $203.00 (378 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0520-2

A Population Explosion. R. M. Bandyopadhyay, S. Wachter, D. Gelino, C. R. Gelino, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1010. Proc. conf., St. Pete Beach, FL, Oct.–Nov. 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $221.00 (420 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0530-1, CD-ROM

Science with the Atacama Large Millimeter Array: A New Era for Astrophysics. R. Bachiller, J. Cernicharo, eds. Springer, New York, 2008. $179.00 (335 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4020-6934-5, CD-ROM

The Second Annual Spitzer Science Center Conference: Infrared Diagnostics of Galaxy Evolution. R.-R. Chary, H. I. Teplitz, K. Sheth, eds. Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series 381. Proc. mtg., Pasadena, CA, Nov. 2005. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2008. $77.00 (525 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58381-325-6

Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy IV. G. J. Babu, E. D. Feigelson, eds. Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series 371. Proc. conf., University Park, PA, June 2006. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2007. $65.00 (448 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58381-240-2

Status and Prospects of Astronomy in Germany 2003—2016: Memorandum. A. Burkert et al., eds. (translated from German), Wiley, Weinheim, Germany, 2008 [2003]. $75.00 paper (223 pp.). ISBN 978-3-527-31910-7

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The Universe in X-Rays. J. E. Trümper, G. Hasinger, eds. Springer, New York, 2008. $119.00 (496 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-34411-7

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Molecules and Models: The Molecular Structures of Main Group Element Compounds. A. Haaland. Oxford U. Press, New York, 2008. $80.00 (311 pp.). ISBN 978-0-19-923535-3

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To a Distant Day: The Rocket Pioneers. C. Gainor. Outward Odyssey: A People’s History of Spaceflight. U. Nebraska Press, Lincoln, 2008. $29.95 (236 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8032-2209-0

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Modeling Complex Living Systems: A Kinetic Theory and Stochastic Game Approach. N. Bellomo. Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Technology. Birkhäuser, Boston, 2008. $69.95 (220 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8176-4510-6

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New Facet of Three Nucleon Force—50 Years of Fujita Miyazawa Three Nucleon Force (FM50). H. Sakai, K. Sekiguchi, B. F. Gibson, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1011. Proc. symp., Tokyo, Oct. 2007. AIP, Melville, NY, 2008. $182.00 (321 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0531-8

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Beyond the Nanoworld: Quarks, Leptons, and Gauge Bosons. H. G. Dosch. A. K. Peters, Wellesley, MA, 2008. $39.00 (282 pp.). ISBN 978-1-56881-345-5

Functions of Matrices: Theory and Computation. N. J. Higham. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2008. $59.00 (425 pp.). ISBN 978-0-89871-646-7

Fundamentals of Nuclear Reactor Physics. E. E. Lewis. Academic Press/Elsevier, San Diego, CA, 2008. $94.95 (293 pp.). ISBN 978-0-12-370631-7

How the Ocean Works: An Introduction to Oceanography. M. Denny, Princeton U. Press, Princeton, NJ, 2008. $99.50, $45.00 paper (320 pp.). ISBN 978-0-691-12646-3, ISBN 978-0-691-12647-0 paper

The Mechanical Universe: Mechanics and Heat, Advanced Edition. S. C. Prautschi, R. P. Olenick, T. M. Apostol, D. L. Goodstein. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2007 [1986]. $75.00 paper (585 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-71590-4

Physics and Chemistry of the Interstellar Medium. S. Kwok. University Science Books, Sausalito, CA, 2007. $86.00 (569 pp.). ISBN 978-1-891389-46-7

Principles of Model Checking. C. Baier, J.-P. Katoen. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2008. $60.00 (975 pp.). ISBN 978-0-262-02649-9

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Science Formative Assessment: 75 Practical Strategies for Linking Assessment, Instruction, and Learning. P. Keeley. Corwin Press, Thousand Oaks, CA, 2008. $72.95, $33.95 paper (233 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4129-4179-2, ISBN 978-1-4129-4180-8 paper

Special Relativity for Beginners: A Textbook for Undergraduates. J. Freund. World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2008. $58.00, $38.00 paper (314 pp.). ISBN 978-981-277-159-9, ISBN 978-981-277-160-5 paper

Your Cosmic Context: AN Introduction to Modern Cosmology. T. Duncan, C. Tyler. Pearson Addison-Wesley, San Francisco, 2009. $80.00 paper (466 pp.). ISBN 978-0-13-240010-7

The 1–2–3 of Modular Forms: Lectures at a Summer School in Nordfjordeid, Norway. J. H. Bruinier, G. Van der Geer, G. Harder, D. Zagier. Universitext. Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2008. $69.95 paper (266 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-74117-6

Algebraic Curves Over a Finite Field. J. W. P. Hirschfeld, G. Korchmáros, F. Torres. Princeton Series in Applied Mathematics. Princeton U. Press, Princeton, NJ, 2008. $85.00 (696 pp.). ISBN 978-0-691-09679-7

Differential Dynamical Systems. J. D. Meiss. Mathematical Modeling and Computation 14. $79.00 paper (412 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-35-1

Field Models in Electricity and Magnetism. P. Di Barba, A. Savini, S. Wiak. Springer, New York, 2008. $109.00 (174 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4020-6842-3

Finite Difference Methods for Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations: Steady-State and Time-Dependent Problems. R. J. LeVeque. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $63.00 payer (341 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-29-0

A First Course in Fourier Analysis. Rev. ed. D. W. Kammler. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2007 [2000]. $160.00, $80.00 paper (798 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-88340-5, ISBN 978-0521-70979-8 paper

Geometry and Topology in Hamiltonian Dynamics and Statistical Mechanics. M. Pettini. Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics 33. Springer, New York, 2007. $69.95 (451 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-30892-0

An Introduction to Modeling and Simulation of Particulate Flows. T. I. Zohdi. Computational Science and Engineering. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $110.00 paper (176 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-27-6

Isochronous Systems. F. Calogero. Oxford U. Press, New York, 2008. $80.00 (250 pp.). ISBN 978-0-19-953528-6

The J-Matrix Method: Developments and Applications. A. D. Alhaidari, E. J. Heller, H. A. Yamani, M. S. Abdelmonem, eds. Springer, New York, 2008. $179.00 (356 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4020-6072-4

Lacroix and the Calculus. J. C. Domingues. Science Networks-Historical Studies 35. Birkhäuser, Boston, 2008. $169.00 (468 pp.). ISBN 978-3-7643-8637-5

Linear Algebra Thoroughly Explained. M. Vujičić, J. Sanderson, ed. Springer, Berlin, Germany, 2008. $79.95 (288 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-74637-9

The Matrix Eigenvalue Problem: GR and Krylov Subspace Methods. D. S. Watkins. Other Titles in Applied Mathematics 101. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $99.00 paper (442 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-41-2

Matrix Methods in Data Mining and Pattern Recognition. L. Eldén. Fundamentals of Algorithms 4. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $69.00 paper (224 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-26-9

Mixed Boundary Value Problems. D. G. Duffy. Applied Mathematics and Nonlinear Science Series 15. Chapman & Hall/CRC/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $99.95 (467 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58488-579-5

Numerical Methods for Special Functions. A. Gil, J. Segura, N. M. Temme. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $99.00 paper (417 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-34-4

Perturbation Bounds for Matrix Eigenvalues. R. Bhatia. Classics in Applied Mathematics 53. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007 [1987, reissued]. $49.00 paper (191 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-31-3

Quantum Dissipative Systems. 3rd ed. U. Weiss. Series in Modern Condensed Matter Physics 13. World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2008 [1999]. $58.00 paper (507 pp.). ISBN 978-981-279-162-7

Stability and Stabilization of Time-Delay Systems: An Eigenvalue-Based Approach. W. Michiels, S. I. Niculescu. Advances in Design and Control 12. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2007. $99.00 paper (378 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-32-0

Stability of Dynamical Systems: Continuous, Discontinuous, and Discrete Systems. A. N. Michel, L. Hou, D. Liu. Birkhäuser, Boston, 2008. $79.95 (501 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8176-4486-4