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New accessions: September - October 2017


  • DVD ENG.bir.hit The birds/ From the story by Daphne Du Maurier, screenplay by Evan Hunter, directed by Alfred Hitchcock. [California] : Universal Studios, [2005].
  • DVD ENG.et.spi E.T. : The Extra-Terrestrial/ Produced by Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, directed by Steven Spielberg, written by Melissa Mathison, music by John Williams. Special Edition. [California] : Universal Pictures, [2002].
  • DVD ENG.lov.cur Love Actually/ Produced by Duncan Kenworthy, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, written and directed by Richard Curtis, music by Craig Armstrong. [London] : Universal Pictures (UK), [2004].
  • DVD ITA.pro.arg Profondo Rosso = Deep red/ un film di Dario Argento, soggetto e sceneggiatura Dario Argento, Bernardino Zapponi, regia Dario Argento. [England] : Arrow Video, [2017].
  • DVD.DOC.sho.lan Shoah/ A film by Claude Lanzmann. Director-approved edition. [London] : Eureka Entertainment Ltd., [2010].
  • DVD.ENG.bil.dal Billy Elliot/ Directed by Stephen Daldry, produced by Greg Brenman and Jon Finn, written by Lee Hall. [London] : Universal Studios (UK) Limited, [2003].
  • DVD.ENG.har.les A Hard Day's Night/ The Beatles, produced by Walter Shenson, directed by Richard Lester, original screenplay by Alun Owen. 50th Anniversary Restoration [location of production company] : publisher, [2001].
  • DVD.ENG.psy.hit Psycho/ Directed by Alfred Hitchcock, screenplay by Joseph Stefano, based on the novel by Robert Bloch. [London] : Universal pictures (UK) Ltd, [2005].
  • DVD.ITA.apr.mor Aprile = April/ a film by Nanni Moretti. [London] : Optimum Releasing Ltd., [2007].
  • DVD.ITA.con.sor Le Conseguenze dell'amore = The consequences of love Directed and screenplay by Paolo Sorrentino ./ [London] : Artificial Eye, [2005].
  • DVD.ITA.gra.sor La Grande Bellezza = The Great Beauty directed by Paolo Sorrentino./ [London] : Artificial Eye, [2014].


  • HV 4023.M3 Slums : the history of a global injustice/ Alan Mayne. London, UK : Reaktion Books, 2017.


  • HB 75.R3 Doughnut economics : seven ways to think like a 21st-century economist/ Kate Raworth. London : Random House Business Books, 2017.
  • HB 172.S4 Short course in intermediate microeconomics with calculus/ Roberto Serrano, Allan M. Feldman. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press / 2013.
  • HD 6060.6.P5 Sexual paradox : troubled boys, gifted girls and the real difference between the sexes/ Susan Pinker. London : Atlantic Books, 2008.
  • HD 87.M3 Architects of austerity : international finance and the politics of growth/ Aaron Major. Stanford : Standford University Press, 2014.


  • TA 151.U5 Publications for students/ Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge. Cambridge : Cambridge University Engineering Department, 2017.
  • TD 794.A4 Economies of recycling : the global transformation of materials, values and social relations/ edited by Catherine Alexander and Joshua Reno. London : Zed Books, 2012.
  • TJ 1075.H8.2017 Tribology : friction and wear of engineering materials/ Ian Hutchings, University of Cambridge, UK and Philip Shipway, University of Nottingham, UK. Second edition. Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2017.
  • TK 7870.P7 High-speed electronics and optoelectronics : devices and circuits/ Sheila Prasad, Hermann Schumacher, Anand Gopinth. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Fine Arts

  • N 6911.N3 Controversy of renaissance art/ Alexander Nagel. Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2011].
  • N1150.C7 Creating the British galleries at the V&A : a study in museology/ edited by Chritopher Wilk and Nick Humphrey. London : V&A Publications, 2004.
  • NA 700.J3.S5 Japanese house : architecture and lfe after 1945/ [edited by] Naomi Shibata. Tokyo : Nobuyuki Yoshida (Shinkenchiku-sha), 2017.
  • NB 1275.C6 The color of life : polychromy in sculpture from antiquity to the present/ edited by Roberta Panzanelli ; with Eike D. Schmidt and Kenneth Lapatin ; essays by Roberta Panzanelli ... [et al.]. Los Angeles, California : J. Paul Getty Museum : The Getty Research Institute / 2008.
  • NC 1429.N3.H3 Thomas Nast : the father of modern political cartoons/ Fiona Deans Halloran. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : University of North Carolina Press, [2012].
  • NC 86.W4 Venice and drawing 1500-1800 : theory, practice and collecting/ Catherine Whistler. New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, [2016].
  • ND 623.P144.L6 Titian remade : repetition and the transformation of early modern Italian art/ Maria H. Loh. Los Angeles, California : Getty Research Institute, 2007.

General Interest

  • General Interest Graphic Novels LAT Kampung boy : yesterday and today/ Lat. Kuala Lumpur : Berita Publishing SDN. BHD., 1993.
  • General Interest Non-Fiction DEB Consolations of philosophy/ Alain De Botton. London : Penguin, 2001 (2014 reissue).
  • General Interest Novels HAW Girl on the train/ Paula Hawkins. London : Black Swan, 2016.
  • General Interest Poetry ASH Tennis court oath : a book of poems/ by John Ashbery. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, 1962.


  • D 2003.M8 Strange death of Europe : immigration, identity, Islam/ Douglas Murray. London : Bloomsbury, 2017.
  • DA 599.D3 Historical geography of England before A.D. 1800 : fourteen studies/ edited by H.C. Darby, Litt.D., Professor of Geography in the University of Cambridge. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1969.
  • DD 149.F73 Frederick Barbarossa : The Prince and The Myth/ John B. Freed. New Haven, Conneticut : Yale University Press, [2016]
  • DG 811.M3 Forgotten story : Rome in the communal period/ Jean-Claude Maire Vigueur ; translated by David Fairservice. Roma : Viella, 2016.
  • DK 290.3.G67.T3 Gorbachev : his life and times/ William Taubman. London : Simon & Schuster / 2017.
  • DP 53.M87.C3 Blood and faith : the purging of Muslim Spain 1492-1614/ Matthew Carr. Revised and updated paperback edition. London : Hurst & Company, 2017.
  • DS 69.5.C5 Reading and writing in Babylon/ Dominique Charpin ; translated by Jane Marie Todd. Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, 2010.
  • DT 20.I4.2017 Africans : the history of a continent/ John Iliffe. Third edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • E 184.A1.I8 White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America/ Nancy Isenberg. London : Atlantic Books, 2017.
  • E 664.W3.W6 Tom Watson : agrarian rebel/ C. Vann Woodward. Second edition. Savannah, Georgia : The Beehive Press, 1973.

Language & Literature

  • P 106.M5 Language, thought, and other biological categories : new foundations for realism/ Ruth Garrett Millikan. Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press / [1984]
  • P 116.E9 How language began : the story of humanity's greatest invention/ Daniel Everett. London : Profile Books, 2017.
  • P 85.C4.M33.2017 Cambridge companion to Chomsky/ edited by James McGilvray, McGill University, Montréal. Second edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • PQ 6605.E6.M3 Mazurka for two dead men/ Camilo José Cela ; translated by Patricia Haugaard. New York : New Directions, 1994.
  • PR 2808.A2.S6.2017 Julius Caesar/ edited by Marvin Spevack ; revised and with a new introduction by Jeremy Lopez, University of Toronto. Third edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • PR 2827.C5 Midsummer night's dream/ edited by Sukanta Chaudhuri. Third edition. London : Bloomsbury, 2017.
  • PR 2836.A2.D3 Troilus and Cressida/ edited by Anthony B. Dawson ; with an updated introduction by Gretchen E. Minton and Anthony B. Dawson. Second edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • PR 2837.A2.D6.2017 Twelfth night or what you will/ edited by Elizabeth Story Donno ; with an updated introduction by Penny Gay, University of Sydney. Third edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • PR 2859.P7 King Edward II the Third/ edited by Richard Proudfoot and Nicola Bennett. London : Bloomsbury, 2017.
  • PR 2976.P6 Greek tragic women on Shakespearean stages/ Tanya Pollard. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • PR 3386.A6.2013 Selected poems : secular & sacred/ Richard Crashaw ; chosen and introduced by Robin Holloway. Manchester : Carcanet Press, 2013.
  • PR 428.K57.W6 Poetry of kissing in early modern Europe : from the Catullan revival to Secundus, Shakespeare and the English Cavaliers/ Alex Wong. Cambridge : D.S. Brewer, 2017.
  • PR 4620.A5.B3 Annotated Sherlock Holmes : the four novels and the fifty-six short stories complete/ by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ; edited, with an introduction, notes, and bibliography by William S. Baring-Gould ; illustrated [...] by Charles Doyle [...] and numerous oth Second edition. London : John Murray, 1973.
  • PR 468.S34.C7 Biological discourses : the language of science and literature around 1900/ Robert Craig and Ina Linge (eds). Oxford : Peter Lang, 2017.
  • PR 9184.3.C3.2017 Cambridge companion to Canadian literature/ edted by Eva-Marie Kröller, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Second edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • PR 9645.8.L3 Lali : a Pacific anthology/ edited and with an introduction by Albert Wendt. Auckland : Longman Paul, 1980 (1981 reprint).
  • PS 3501.S475.Z5 Songs we know best : John Ashbery's early life/ Karin Roffman. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.


  • K 1271.C5.2017 Law of liability insurance/ by Malcolm A. Clarke. Second edition. Abingdon : Informa Law from Routledge, 2017.
  • KD 1949.S74.2017 Tort law : text, cases, and materials/ Jenny Steele, Professor of Law, University of York. Fourth edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • KD 2204.W6 Woodroffe & Lowe Consumer Law and Practice/ by Geoffrey Woodroffe, M.A. (Cantab.) Solicitor, Formerly Professor and Director of the Centre for Consumer and Commercial Law Research, Brunel University, [and] Christian Twigg-Flesner, Professor of Commercial Tenth edition. London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2016.
  • KD 531.5.2015 Double trouble : the rise and fall of crime of bigamy/ Selden Society lecture delivered in the Old Hall of Lincoln's Inn July 8th, 2013 by Rebecca Probert, Professor of Law in the University of Warwick. London : Selden Society, 2015.
  • KD 7888.A8 Principles of criminal law/ Andrew Ashworth, Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford, Jeremy Horder, Edmund Davies Professor of Criminal Law, King's College London. Seventh edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
  • KJC 5132.A4195.J3 Jacobs, White & Ovey : the European Convention on Human Rights/ Bernadette Rainey, Elizabeth Wicks, Clare Ovey. Latest edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • KJE 6456.C6 EU competition law : an analytical guide to the leading cases/ consultant editor Keith Walmsley LLB, FCIS, Barrister. Latest edition. London : LexisNexis, 2016.


  • M1.M8 Keyboard music from Fitzwilliam manuscripts :/ edited by Christopher Hogwood and Alan Brown. London : Stainer & Bell, 2017.


  • B 3279.H49.S4.2013 Routledge guidebook to Heidegger's Being and time/ Stephen Mulhall. London : Routledge, 2013.

Political Science

  • JC158.R4 Reason of state/ Robert Bireley, Loyola University Chicago. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • JV 51.L6 Colonialism/postcolonialism/ Ania Loomba. Third edition. London : Routledge / 2015.
  • JZ 1310.Z3 Hierarchies in world politics/ edited by Ayse Zarakol. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.


  • BF 431.5.F7.V6 Labor of the mind : intellect and gender in enlightenment cultures/ Anthony J. LaVopa. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017].
  • BF 701.L3 Sense and nonsense : evolutionary perspectives on human behaviour/ Kevin N. Laland, Professor of Behavioural and Evolutionary Biology, University of St Andrews, Gillian R. Brown, Lecturer in Psychology, University of St Andrews. Second edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.


  • QA 76.73.P9.V3 Python data science handbook : essential tools for working with data/ Jake VanderPlas. Sebastopol, California : O'Reilly Media, 2016.
  • QA 76.9.C643.P3.2017 Computer organization and design : the hardware/software interface/ David A. Patterson, University of California, Berkeley, John L. Hennessy, Stanford University. RISC-V edition. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Elsevier/ 2017.
  • QB 215.G6 Ivory sundials of Nuremberg 1500-1700/ Penelope Gouk. Cambridge : Whipple Museum of the History of Science, 1988.
  • QC 174.8.K3.s Statistical physics of particles/ Mehran Kardar, Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
  • QC 21.3.T5 Modern classical physics : optics, fluids, plasmas, elasticity, relativity, and statistical physics/ Kip S. Thorne and Roger D. Blandford. Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, [2017].
  • QC 311.5.M32 Statistical thermodynamics/ Andrew Maczek, Anthony Meijer. Second edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2017]
  • QD 251.3.C37 Organic chemistry/ Francis A. Carey, University of Virginia, Robert M. Giuliano, Villanova University. Tenth edition. New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2017].
  • QD 253.2.S6 Solomons' organic chemistry/ T.W. Graham Solomons, University of South Florida, Craig B. Fryhle, Pacific Lutheran University, Scott A. Snyder, University of Chicago. Global edition. Hoboken, NJ. : John Wiley & Sons, [2016].
  • QD 453.2.A8.2017 Elements of physical chemistry/ Peter Atkins, University of Oxford, Julio de Paula, Lewis & Clark College ; with contributions from David Smith, University of Bristol. Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2017].
  • QD 478.S6.2017 Solid state chemistry : an introduction/ Lesley E. Smart, Elaine A, Moore. Boca Raton, FL. : CRC Press, 2017.
  • QH 31.W5 Letters to a young scientist/ Edward O. Wilson. New York ; London : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2014.
  • QH 366.2.A7 Evolving animals : the story of our kingdom/ Wallace Arthur, Emeritus Professor of Zoology, National University of Ireland, Galway ; illustrations by Stephen Arthur. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press / 2014.
  • QH 581.2.L6.2016 Molecular cell biology/ Harvey Lodish, Arnold Berk, Chris A. Kaiser, Monty Krieger, Anthony Bretscher, Hidde Ploegh, Angelika Amon, Kelsey C. Martin. Eighth edition. New York : W.H. Freeman, [2016].
  • QP 101.L4.2010 Introduction to cardiovascular physiology/ J Rodney Levick, DSc DPhil MA MRCP BM BCh(Oxon), Emeritus Professor of Physiology, St George's Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK. Boca Raton, FL. ; London : CRC Press, [2010].
  • QP 624.C3.2004 Understanding DNA : the molecule & how it works/ Chris R. Calladine, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK, Horace R. Drew, CSIRO Division of Molecular Science, Sydney Laboratory, Australia, Ben F. Luisi, Department of Biochemistry, Univ Third edition. San Diego, CA. : Elsevier Academic Press, 2004.
  • QR 181.S6 How the immune system works/ Lauren Sompayrac. Fifth edition. Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, 2016.

Social Science

  • HQ 1172.L4 Mothers in the Jewish cultural imagination/ edited by Marjorie Lehman, Jane L. Kanarek and Simon J. Bronner. Liverpool : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, in association with Liverpool University Press, 2017.


  • BM 205.W3 Social change and Halakhic evolution in American orthodoxy/ Chaim I. Waxman. Liverpool : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, in association with Liverpool University Press, 2017.
  • BM 657.A7 Carved wooden Torah arks of Eastern Europe/ Bracha Yaniv. Liverpool : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press, 2017.
  • BT 303.B3 Jesus and the eyewitnesses : the Gospels as eyewitnesses testimony/ Richard Bauckham. Second edition. Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2017.

Very Short Introductions

  • VSI Circadian Rhythms Circadian rhythms : a very short introduction/ Russell G. Foster and Leon Kreitzman. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.