Top 2015 Academic Botany Books

These are my top 5 academic botany books for 2015. Strongly featured this year are books on photosynthesis, including history of research into it, and all manner of physiological topics, from defence to communication. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Plant Physiology …

Top 2015 Popular Geology Books

These are my top 5 popular geology books for 2015, including all branches of geology, from tectonics to minerals, and geology in society and human history. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool’s Gold by David Rickard …

Top 2015 Academic Geology Books

These are my top 5 academic geology books for 2015. Note that as a palaeontologist, my interests are heavily biased towards sedimentology and geochronology. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Origin of Carbonate Sedimentary Rocks (Wiley Works) by Noel P. James [American …

Top 2015 Popular Ecology Books

These are my top 5 popular ecology books for 2015, including naturalist memoirs. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Islands Beyond the Horizon: The life of twenty of the world’s most remote places by Roger Lovegrove [Oxford University Press, Paperback] Price: $8.86 …

Top 2015 Academic Ecology Books

These are my top 5 academic ecology books for 2015. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Epigenetics: Current Research and Emerging Trends by Brian P. Chadwick [Caister Academic Press, Hardcover] Price: $315.00 £240.00 EUR 288,52 EUR 354,51 EUR 340,68 EUR 360,59 CDN$ …

Top 2015 Popular Evolution Books

These are my top 5 popular evolutionary biology books for 2015. Because of the popularity of evolution outside of its strictly scientific value, I made a conscious effort to include books on evolution in the arts and in politics. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s …

Top 2015 Popular Human Biology Books

These are my top 5 popular human biology books for 2015. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins by David R. Begun [Princeton University Press, Hardcover] Price: $20.04 £13.70 EUR 19,60 …

Top 2015 Academic Human Biology Books

These are my top 10 academic human biology books for 2015. Within human biology, I include palaeoanthropology, cultural evolution, archaeology, and primatology. Personal reviews available on request! See the rest of this year’s book recommendations here! Contemporary Evolutionary Theories of Culture and the Study of Religion (Scientific Studies of Religion: …