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BSHS Monographs catalogue

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Titles

This page lists all volumes published by BSHS monographs, volumes 1-14, since 1979. Follow the links for downloads, reviews and other material.

 


 

He is no loss: Robert McCormick and the voyage of HMS BeagleBSHS Monograph 14

He is no loss:
Robert McCormick and the voyage of HMS Beagle

Emily Steel
2011
74 pages
ISBN: 978-0-906450-18-5

 


 

An Element of Controversy: The Life of Chlorine in Science, Medicine, Technology and WarBSHS Monograph 13

An Element of Controversy:
The Life of Chlorine in Science, Medicine, Technology and War

Hasok Chang and Catherine Jackson, editors
2007
407 pages
ISBN: 978-0-906450-15-4 – 6″x9″ trade paper
ISBN: 978-0-906450-01-7

 


 

To See the Fellows Fight: Eye Witness Accounts of Meetings of the Geological Society of London and Its Club, 1822-1868. ReprintBSHS Monograph 12

To See the Fellows Fight:
Eye Witness Accounts of Meetings of the Geological Society of London and Its Club, 1822-1868

John C. Thackray, editor
2003
244 pages
ISBN: 0-906450-17-8 – second edition
ISBN: 0-906450-14-4 – first edition

 


 

Science in Art: Works in the National Gallery that illustrate the History of Science and TechnologyBSHS Monograph 11

Science in Art:
Works in the National Gallery that illustrate the History of Science and Technology

JV Field and Frank AJL James
1997
110 pages + 60 illustrations
ISBN 0-906450-13-6

 


 

E. Ray Lankester and the Making of Modern British BiologyBSHS Monograph 10

E. Ray Lankester and the Making of Modern British Biology

Joe Lester and Peter Bowler
1995
219 pages
ISBN 978-0-906450-11-6

 


 

In the Shadow of Lavoisier: The 'Annales de Chimie' and the Establishment of a New ScienceBSHS Monograph 9

In the Shadow of Lavoisier:
The ‘Annales de Chimie’ and the Establishment of a New Science

Maurice Crosland
1994
354 pages + 6 illustrations
ISBN 0-906450-10-1

 


 

Science and Nature: Essays in the History of the Environmental SciencesBSHS Monograph 8

Science and Nature:
Essays in the History of the Environmental Sciences

Michael Shortland, editor
1993
291 pages + 11 illustrations
ISBN 0-906450-08-X

 


 

Index to the Scientific Correspondence of John William DawsonBSHS Monograph 7

Index to the Scientific Correspondence of John William Dawson

Susan Sheets-Pyenson
1992
275 pages
ISBN 978-0-906450-07-9

 


 

Archives of the British Chemical Industry, 1750-1914: A HandlistBSHS Monograph 6

Archives of the British Chemical Industry, 1750-1914:
A Handlist

Peter J. T. Morris and Colin A. Russell;
John Graham Smith, editor
1988
273 pages
ISBN 0-0906450-06-3

 


 

Francis Bacon's Natural Philosophy: A New Source. A Transcription of Manuscript Hardwick 72A with translation and commentaryBSHS Monograph 5

Francis Bacon’s Natural Philosophy:
A New Source. A Transcription of Manuscript Hardwick 72A with translation and commentary

Graham Rees, assisted by Christopher Upton
1984
197 pages + 2 illustrations
ISBN 0-906450-04-7

 


 

The Royal Society and Its Fellows, 1660-1700: The Morphology of an Early Scientific Institution 1994BSHS Monograph 4

The Royal Society and Its Fellows, 1660-1700:
The Morphology of an Early Scientific Institution

Michael Hunter
1982, reprinted 1985, second edition, 1994
291 pages
ISBN 978-0-906450-09-3

 


 

Rationality and Ritual: The Windscale Inquiry and Nuclear Decisions in BritainBSHS Monograph 3

Rationality and Ritual:
The Windscale Inquiry and Nuclear Decisions in Britain

Brian Wynne
1982
222 pages
ISBN 0-906450-02-0

 


 

The Letters of Georges Cuvier. 2nd editionBSHS Monograph 2

The Letters of Georges Cuvier:
A Summary Calendar of the Manuscript and Printed Materials preserved in Europe, the United States of America, and Australasia

Dorinda Outram, editor
2009 (first published, 1980)
109 pages
ISBN 978-0-906450-16-1. The 2009 edition is a facsimile of the 1980 edition.

 


 

Images of the Earth: Essays in the History of the Environmental Sciences. 2nd editionBSHS Monograph 1

Images of the Earth:
Essays in the History of the Environmental Sciences

LJ Jordanova and Roy Porter, editors
1979, reprinted 1981, 2nd revised and enlarged edition, 1997
293pp + 10 illustrations (downloads, reviews, etc)
ISBN 0-906450-12-8