Category: Science

Two New Exhibits, Two New Books

This weekend, two new exhibits feature artwork connected to new and forthcoming Penn Press books. A Singular View—The Art and Words of John Paton Davies, Jr. opens Saturday, March 3… READ MORE

The Anatomy Murders–Now in Paperback

The Anatomy Murders: Being the True and Spectacular History of Edinburgh's Notorious Burke and Hare and of the Man of Science Who Abetted Them in the Commission of Their Most… READ MORE

Faux Real–Now in Paperback

Faux Real: Genuine Leather and 200 Years of Inspired Fakes Robert Kanigel 296 pages | 6 x 9 Paper 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-2132-9 | $19.95 | £13.00 "Fantastic cultural history…. READ MORE

JAMA reviews The Anatomy Murders

Q: What recent Penn Press history book has captured the attention of the Journal of the American Medical Association? A: Lisa Rosner's The Anatomy Murders: Being the True and Spectacular… READ MORE

Freud on Madison Avenue–Now Available

Freud on Madison Avenue: Motivation Research and Subliminal Advertising in America Lawrence R. Samuel 232 pages | 6 x 9 Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4251-5 | $29.95 | £19.50 Freud… READ MORE