September Book Reviews Roundup

Books and recommendations from Scientific American

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Planet of the Bugs: Evolution and the Rise of Insects
By Scott Richard Shaw. The University of Chicago Press, 2014

Green: The History of a Color
By Michel Pastoureau. Princeton University Press, 2014

Flying Dinosaurs: How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds
By John Pickrell. Columbia University Press, 2014

An Indomitable Beast: The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar
By Alan Rabinowitz. Island Press, 2014

One Plus One Equals One: Symbiosis and the Evolution of Complex Life
By John Archibald. Oxford University Press, 2014

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