June 2015 Content Update

There were two new titles and two updated titles released to Public Core in June 2015. There are now 794 titles in the Public Core collection. If you subscribe to this package, see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required), or check it out on our corporate site

 

New Public Core Titles: 

 

100 Ideas that Changed Photography

ISBN: 9781856697965

This compelling book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped photography from the invention of the daguerreotype in the early 19th century up to the digital revolution and beyond.

 

A Concise History of the Middle East

ISBN: 9780813348216

As an introduction to the history of this turbulent region from the beginnings of Islam to the present day, the book is distinguished by its clear style, broad scope, and balanced treatment. It focuses on the evolution of Islamic institutions and culture, the influence of the West, the modernization efforts of Middle Eastern governments, the struggle of various peoples for political independence, the course of the Arab-Israeli conflict, the reassertion of Islamic values and power, the issues surrounding the Palestinian Question, and the roles of Iraq and Iran in the post-9/11 Middle East.

 

Updated Public Core titles:

 

The Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography

ISBN: N/A

Provides an authoritative and accessible look at the lives of the men and women who have shaped science

 

The Penguin Dictionary of Science

ISBN: 9780141979038

A fourth, meticulously updated and revised edition of the comprehensive and renowned Penguin Dictionary of Science. The Penguin Dictionary of Science covers all the important topics in this key subject area including chemistry, physics, molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, human anatomy, mathematics, astronomy and computing. Superbly comprehensive and accessible, this newly updated dictionary is the ideal reference tool for anyone who needs to understand scientific terms, whether student, researcher or enthusiastic layperson.

There were no retired titles this month. A full list of updated and retired titles is always available upon request to support@credoreference.com

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