The following books were reviewed in the August issue of Choice (requires subscription).
"Ruswick's well-researched monograph traces the history of the charity organization society in the US from its origins in the Gilded Age to its merging with social work in the Progressive Era. ... Recommended."
Habitats and Ecological Communities of Indiana
"This book provides a mine of information on Indiana's living environment that will be useful to scientific specialists and generalists, state government officials, students, and general readers. ... Highly recommended."
Life Traces of the Georgia Coast
"This tour de force is of far greater general interest than the title might suggest. ... [I]t is scientifically rigorous but still tells a good story, and is often quite humorous. Detailed descriptions of plant, invertebrate, and vertebrate traces are accompanied by many photos and diagrams. ... Highly recommended."