Forthcoming Books

This list of forthcoming books has been complied from the latest Information available from publishers. Dates of publication, prices and numbers of pages are tentative, however, and are subject to change. Biological Science Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas: With Keys, Taxonomic Synopses, Bibliography, and Distribution Maps. James R. Dixon. Texas A&M University Press: August, 358 pp, $32.50. Lists the 204 species of amphibians and reptiles of Texas, including 156 distribution maps and a brief hi

The Scientist Staff
Jul 12, 1987
This list of forthcoming books has been complied from the latest Information available from publishers. Dates of publication, prices and numbers of pages are tentative, however, and are subject to change.


Biological Science

Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas: With Keys, Taxonomic Synopses, Bibliography, and Distribution Maps. James R. Dixon. Texas A&M University Press: August, 358 pp, $32.50. Lists the 204 species of amphibians and reptiles of Texas, including 156 distribution maps and a brief history of important herpetological publications, investigators and authors.

Computer Science

The High-Tech Society: The Story of the Information Technology Revolution. Tom Forester. MIT Press: July, 400 pp, $19.95. Discusses the development of the computer revolution—from the bulky and expensive computers of World War II to the modern super-computer—and the impact of this technology on society.

Microcomputers In Secondary Education. S. Moriguti, S. Ohtsuki and T. Furugori, eds. Elsevier: July, 546 pp, $89. Focuses...

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