UBC MUSEUM: From the Collection: UBC Museum of Anthropology Cookbook, 50th Anniversary Edition, Museum Note #37

Brodie, Nancy; Eyrl, Judith. From the Collection: UBC Museum of Anthropology Cookbook, 50th Anniversary Edition, Museum Note #37. UBC Museum of Anthropology, The University of British Columbia, 2000. ISBN: 0888651279. Unmarked. Very Good. Spiral Bound. (#26168) $12.00

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Illustrated with items from the museum. These recipes are intended to evoke a visit to the museum. Offerings range from appetizers and salads to Pacific Salmon and desserts. Index. 136p.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017), book coverAAAS Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26144) $10.00

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Features “When Soils Warm: Carbon Fluxes from Deeper Down.”

Also how China’s opiate-makers stay ahead of the law, flying foxes in peril, immune cells age at the transcriptional level, and more. pp1345-1448.

LOWIE MUSEUM: Journey To The West: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt

Lowie Museum. Journey To The West: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt. Regents of the University of California, 1979. Unmarked. Printed on heavy card stock. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26142) $20.00

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Catalog of the exhibition at the Robert H. Lowie Museum of Anthropology June 22, 1979-March 3, 1980. Illustrated. Topics include George Reisner and the Egyptian Collections at the Lowie Museum, the Gods of Egypt, Mummification, private statuary and more. Suggestions for further reading. Map. 22p.

THOMPSON, DB: Garden Lore of Ancient Athens

Garden Lore of Ancient Athens, book coverThompson, Dorothy Burr; Griswold, Ralph E. Garden Lore of Ancient Athens. American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 196. Unmarked. Tanned edges. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26117) $14.00

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Section of color plates, 50 black and white illustrations throughout.

The ancient Greeks’ awareness of landscape is also apparent in their choice of sites for temples and theaters, their love of trees in the care expended on temple groves, and their delight in flowers in the innumerable stories of mythological lore.

They also use floral motives to give color and ornamental detail to architecture or as decorative designs in vase painting.

A selection of such ornaments appears on these pages.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp1237-1344. Slight mailing label shadow on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#26110) $10.00

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Features DNA-Protein Hybrid: Manipulating doube-stranded DNA into intricate shapes. Also President Trump’s science budget, DNA replication errors and cancer, Lessons for climate engineers, and more.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6330, 17 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6330, 17 March 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6330, 17 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Bump at spine. pp1093-1236. Very Good. Paperback. (#26109) $10.00

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Special issue on frontiers in cancer therapy. Also digging up the ruins of ancient democracies, the future of gene-edited crop plants, retaining Earth’s earliest crust, and more.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6329, 10 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6329, 10 March 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6329, 10 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp989-1092. Very Good. Paperback. (#26108) $10.00

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Features Synthetic Chromosomes: remodeling the yeast genome piece by piece. Also the seafaring microbe, social ties and policy reforms in China’s S and T system, designing zeolites to react, and more.