"An elegant and complete treatment of the Standard Model at tree level... The first good, modern treatment of the Standard Model, in a format suited for a one or two semester course on particle physics for beginning or graduate students."
Daniel N. Kabat, Mathematical Reviews
The standard model brings together two theories of particle physics in order to describe the interactions of subatomic particles, except those due to gravity. This 2006 book uses the standard model as a vehicle for introducing quantum field theory and also introduces much of the phenomenology on which this model is based.