New Acquisitions: May 2008

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Arts, Music & Humanities

William L. Shirer

20th century journey : a memoir of a life and the times

070.92 Sh65t v.3

Kangxi, Emperor of China, 1654-1722.

The Sacred edict of K*ang Hsi

181.11 K131 KB213s

Simon Blackburn

Plato's Republic : a biography

184 P697r DB562p

Joanne O'Brien and Martin Palmer

The atlas of religion

200.223 Ob6a 2007

Susan Jacoby

Freethinkers : a history of American secularism

211.409 J159f 2005

David F. Noble

The religion of technology : the divinity of man and the spirit of invention

261.56 N665r

Roland Herbert Bainton

The travail of religious liberty

261.72 B161t

Deborah Rodriguez

Kabul Beauty School :

an American woman goes behind the veil

305.4869709581 R618k

Deal Wyatt Hudson

Onward, Christian soldiers : the growing political power of Catholics   Â  and evangelicals in the United States

320.55 H867o

David D. Perlmutter

Blogwars

320.973014 P422b

John M. Headley

The Europeanization of the world : on the origins of human rights and democracy

321.8 H344e

Gurdon Brewster

No turning back : my summer with Daddy King

323.0973 B758n

Darren W. Davis

Negative liberty : public opinion and the

terrorist attacks on America

323.0973 D291n

Fred D. Kaplan

Daydream believers : how a few grand ideas wrecked American power

327.7300905 K141d

Scott Ritter

Target Iran : the truth about the White House's plans for regime change

327.73055 R514t 2007

Barack Obama

The audacity of hope : thoughts on reclaiming

the American dream

328.73 Ob1a

Charles A. Stevenson

Congress at war : the politics of conflict since 1789

328.730746 St48c

David C. Johnston

Free lunch : how the wealthiest Americans enrich themselves at government expense (and stick you with the bill)

338.97302 J642f

Paul R. Krugman

The conscience of a liberal

339.22 K939c

Benjamin R. Barber

Consumed : how markets corrupt children, infantilize adults, and swallow citizens whole

339.47 B233c

Bevin Alexander

How great generals win

355.009 AL26h

Stanley P. Hirshson

General Patton : a soldier's life

355.0092 P278 BH617g

John C. Waugh

The class of 1846 : from West Point to Appomattox : Stonewall Jackson,    George McClellan, and their brothers

355.033073 W357c

Lisle Abbott Rose

Power at sea

359.009 R72p v.1-3

John Stark Bellamy

Vintage Vermont villainies : true tales of murder & mystery from the   Â Â  19th & 20th centuries

364.1523 B414v

James L. Baughman

Same time, same station : creating American television, 1948-1961

384.550973 B326s

Michael Pollan

In defense of food : an eater's manifesto

613.2 P76i

Suzi Gablik

Has modernism failed?

701.03 G113h 2004

Maura Reilly and Linda Nochlin, eds.

Global feminisms : new directions in contemporary art

704.042 G51

Robert E. Fisher

Art of Tibet

709.515 F536a

Winslow Homer

Watercolors by Winslow Homer : the color of light

759.13 H752 DT228w

American Musicological Society.

American Musicological Society Directory.

R 780.025 Am35 2008

Jeff Hannusch

I hear you knockin' : the sound of New Orleans

rhythm and blues

781.643 H197i

Jeff Hannusch

The soul of New Orleans : a legacy of rhythm and blues

781.643 H197s

Mick Burns

Keeping the beat on the street : the New Orleans

brass band renaissance

784.9165 B937k

Dances of the 7 continents, for kids & teachers [soundrecording].

CD-Music 789.438 D195ss v.1-2

Joseph R. Roach

It

792.01 R53i

Marion Lorene Davis

The modern dance as dramatic theatre : a comparison of selected elements

792.8 D295m

The Erick Hawkins modern dance technique [videorecording]

VR 792.82 Er44m

Dances of the 7 continents, for kids & teachers [videorecording]

DVD 793.31 D195ss v.1-2 (book and guide)

William Roger Louis, ed. in chief

The Oxford history of the British Empire

909.0971241 Ox2 v.3-5

Barbara J. Little

Historical archaeology : why the past matters

930.1 L721h

Geraint Osborn

Hadrian's Wall and its people

936.104 Os1h

Adrian Keith Goldsworthy

Caesar : life of a colossus

937.05 C116 BG579c

Michael Grant, Michael

Julius Caesar

937.05 C116 BG767j

Roy Adkins

Nelson's Trafalgar : the battle that changed the world

940.27 Ad53n

Philip Morgan

The fall of Mussolini : Italy, the Italians, and the Second World War

940.5345 M823f

Corrie Ten Boom

The hiding place

940.53492 T25h 1971

Mark Perry

Partners in command : George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower in war and    peace

940.541273 P429p

Robert Jay Lifton

Hiroshima in America : a half century of denial

940.54252 L626h 1996

James D. Hornfischer

Ship of ghosts : the story of the USS Houston, FDR's legendary lost cruiser, and the epic saga of her survivors

940.542598 H784s

H.P. Willmott

The battle of Leyte Gulf : the last fleet action

940.542599 W688b

Alton Keith Gilbert

A leader born : the life of Admiral John Sidney McCain, Pacific carrier commander

940.544973 M123 BG372L

Bruce B. Henderson

Down to the sea : an epic story of naval disaster and heroism in World War II

940.545973 H383d

Tony Judt

Postwar : a history of Europe since 1945

940.55 J929p 2006

Jeff Sypeck

Becoming Charlemagne : Europe, Baghdad,

and the empires of A.D. 800

944.0142 C379 BSy79b

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Infidel

949.2073092 H617i

Judith Herrin

Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire

949.502 H435b

Paul Ratchnevsky

Genghis Khan : his life and legacy

950.21 G287 BR186g

Frederic E. Wakeman

History and will : philosophical perspectives of

Mao Tse-tung's thought

951.05 M32 DW138h

Steve Coll

The Bin Ladens : an Arabian family in the American century

953.8052 B51 BC683b

Steve Coll

Ghost wars : the secret history of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet invasion to September 10, 2001

958.1045 C683g 2005

Richard A. Diehl

The Olmecs : America's first civilization

970.3 OL5d 2005

David Goldfield, et al.

The American journey

973 Am358 2008 (book and CD-ROM)

Richard Shenkman

"I love Paul Revere, whether he rode or not," Warren Harding

973 Sh45i

William M. Kelso

Jamestown, the buried truth

973.21 K299j

Stephen Brumwell

Redcoats : the British soldier and war in the

Americas, 1755-1763

973.26 B834r 2006

Robert Kirkwood

Through so many dangers : the memoirs and adventures of Robert Kirk, late of the Royal Highland Regiment

973.26092 K636t

T.H. Breen

The marketplace of revolution : how consumer politics shaped American independence

973.31 B745m

Michael Stephenson

Patriot battles : how the War of Independence was fought

973.33 St45p

Terry Golway

Washington's general : Nathanael Greene and the triumph of the American Revolution

973.33092 G834 BG584w

Mark Urban

Fusiliers : the saga of a British Redcoat regiment in the American Revolution

973.341 Ur1f

James MacGregor Burns and Susan Dunn

George Washington

973.41092 W277 BB937g

Edward G. Lengel

General George Washington : a military life

973.41092 W277 BL547g

Stanley Weintraub

General Washington's Christmas farewell : a Mount Vernon homecoming, 1783

973.41092 W277 BW433g

Joseph Wheelan

Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress

973.55 Ad18 BW56m

Bruce Catton, Bruce

The centennial history of the Civil War

973.7 C297c v.3

Harold S. Wilson

Confederate industry : manufacturers and

quartermasters in the Civil War

973.713 W693c

Susan Jacoby

The age of American unreason

973.91 J159a

Edmund Morgan

American slavery, American freedom :

the ordeal of colonial Virginia

975.502 M821a 2005

Ned Blackhawk

Violence over the land : indians and empires in the

early american west

979.00497 B564v 2008

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Business

David A Fennell and David Mallory

Codes of ethics in tourism : practice, theory, synthesis

174.991 F362c

David C. Johnston

Free lunch : how the wealthiest Americans enrich themselves at government expense (and stick you with the bill)

338.97302 J642f

Paul R. Krugman

The conscience of a liberal

339.22 K939c

Benjamin R. Barber

Consumed : how markets corrupt children, infantilize adults, and swallow citizens whole

339.47 B233c

Harvard business essentials : negotiation.

658.4052 H261

The Lifestyle market analyst.

R 658.834 L626 2008

Vance Packard

The hidden persuaders

659.1019 P125h 2007

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Education and Behavioral Sciences

James R. Lewis

The astrology book : the encyclopedia of heavenly influences

R 133.5 L587a 2003

Rupert Gleadow

The origin of the zodiac

133.52 G47o 2001

Robert Epstein

The case against adolescence : rediscovering the adult in every teen

155.5 Ep85c

George Ritzer, ed.

The Blackwell encyclopedia of sociology

R 301.03 B568 2007 v.1-11

Dan Sperber

Rethinking symbolism

302.222 Sp36r

Susan A. Wheelan, ed.

The handbook of group research and practice

R 302.3072 H191 2005

The up series [videorecording], directed by Michael Apted.

DVD 303.32 Up1 pt.1-6

David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou, eds.

The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe

303.485 So13

Deborah Rodriguez

Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil

305.4869709581 R618k

Julia Alvarez

Once upon a quincea*nera : coming of age in the USA

305.868073 AL86o

David Troutt, ed.

After the storm : Black intellectuals explore the

meaning of Hurricane Katrina

305.896073 Af89 2007

Terence J. Fitzgerald, ed.

Celebrity culture in the United States

306.0973 C33

Ebony Bolding

Before and after North Dorgenois : growing up in the Sixth Ward

307.3362 B637b

Jane Dennis

Palmyra Street

307.3362 D423p

Waukesha Jackson

What would the world be without women? : stories from the Ninth Ward

307.3362 J139w

Arlet Wylie and Sam Wylet

Between piety and desire

307.3362 W977b

J. Lawrence Aber, ed.

Child development and social policy : knowledge for action

362.7 C4362

The red wagon [videorecording] : facing hunger, directed by

Dave Raizman and Jim Ritvo

DVD 363.809743 R24

Jena 6 [videorecording]

DVD 364.08996073 J41

Camille J. Bunting

Interdisciplinary teaching through outdoor education

371.38 B886i

Carol Strip Whitney with Gretchen Hirsch

A love for learning : motivation and the gifted child

371.95 W611L

Sadie Goggans

Units of work and centers of interest in the organization of the elementary school curriculum

372 G557u

Suzanne Krogh and Pamela Morehouse

The early childhood curriculum : inquiry learning through integration

372.19 K914e 2008

Christina J. Groack, et al., eds.

Evidence-based practices and programs for early

childhood care and education

372.21 Ev32

Ann Rappaport and Sarah Hammond Creighton

Degrees that matter : climate change and the university

378.101 R182d

Oliver W. Sacks

The man who mistook his wife for a hat and other clinical tales

616.8 Sa14m

Judith Lewis Herman

Trauma and recovery

616.8521 H426t 2001

Aimee Liu

Gaining : the truth about life after eating disorders

616.8526 L74g

Charlotte Sophia Kasl

Many roads, one journey : moving beyond the twelve steps

616.8606 K152m

Adult psychiatric diagnosis [videorecording] : using the DSM-IV-TR

DVD 616.89075 Ad93 (DVD and guide)

Recognizing the DSM-IV-TR [videorecording] : personality disorders

DVD 616.89075 R245 (DVD and guide)

Carl R. Rogers

Carl Rogers--dialogues : conversations with Martin Buber, Paul Tillich, B.F. Skinner, Gregory Bateson, Michael Polanyi,

Rollo May, and others

616.8914 R631ca

Janice L. DeLucia-Waack, et al., eds.

Handbook of group counseling and psychotherapy

R 616.89152 H191 2004

Judith Aron Rubin

Child art therapy : 25th anniversary edition

618.92891656 R824c 2005 (book and DVD)

 

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Literature and Journalism

Bernard Spolsky and Francis M. Hult, eds.

The handbook of educational linguistics

306.44 H191

James L. Baughman

Same time, same station : creating American television, 1948-1961

384.550973 B326s

John Man

Alpha beta : how 26 letters shaped the Western world

411 M311a

Seth Lerer

Inventing English : a portable history of the language

420.9 L562i

Deirdre J. Fagan

Critical companion to Robert Frost : a literary

reference to his life and work

R 811 F929 DF131c 2007

Sherman Alexie

The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

813 AL27a

Dave Eggers

What is the what: the autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng : a novel

813 Eg33w 2007

Dave Eggers

You shall know our velocity!

813 Eg33y 2003

Jamaica Kincaid

Annie John

813 K573a 1997

Toni Morrison

What moves at the margin : selected nonfiction

813 M8341 JD41w

Toni Morrison

Tar baby

813 M8341t 1990

Richard Price

Lush life

813 P93154L

Steven Saylor

The house of the Vestals : the investigations of Gordianus the Finder

813 Sa9901h

Kurt Vonnegut

Armageddon in retrospect, and other new and

unpublished writings on war and peace

813 V896a

Helen Hennessy Vendler

Our secret discipline : Yeats and lyric form

821 Y34 DV553o

Robert Burns Shaw

Blank verse : a guide to its history and use

821.009 Sh28b

Tahmina Anam

A golden age : a novel

823 An13g

P.D. James

A taste for death

823 J2351t

Roisin McAuley

The singing bird

823 M1191s

Muriel Spark

The finishing school

823 Sp26fi

Guanzhong Luo

Three kingdoms : a historical novel

895.1346 L973t KR543 2004 v.1-2

Xueqin Cao

The story of the stone : a Chinese novel

895.1348 C169h KH313s v.2-5

Songling Pu

Strange tales from a Chinese studio

895.1348 P96s KM662

Rong Jiang

Wolf totem : [a novel]

895.1352 J56w KG564

Peter H. Lee, ed.

The Columbia anthology of traditional Korean poetry

895.71008 C723

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Science, Math and Outdoor Education

Helaine Selin, ed.

Nature across cultures : views of nature and the

environment in non-western cultures

304.2 N2191

James Lovelock

The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and

the fate of humanity

333.7 L944r 2007

Bill McKibben

The Bill Mckibben reader : pieces from an active life

333.72 M21b

Alex Steffen, ed.

Worldchanging : a user's guide for the 21st century

333.72 W893 2008

Jeff Goodell

Big coal : the dirty secret behind America's energy future

333.7932 G613b 2007

United Nations Development Programme

Human development report 2007/2008 : fighting climate change : human solidarity in a divided world

R 338.91 H88 2007-2008

Camille J. Bunting

Interdisciplinary teaching through outdoor education

371.38 B886i

William Byers

How mathematicians think : using ambiguity, contradiction,

and paradox to create mathematics

510.92 B991h

Fabienne Casoli and Therese Encrenaz

The new worlds : extrasolar planets

523.24 C27n

Denis Feeney

Caesar's calendar : ancient time and the beginnings of history

529.30937 F321c

Joseph Mazur

The motion paradox : the 2,500-year-old puzzle behind all the mysteries of time and space

530.11 M458m

Michel D. King, et al.

Our changing planet : the view from space

550.28 Ou7

Peter Douglas Ward

Under a green sky : global warming, the mass extinctions of the past, and what they can tell us about our future

576.84 W216u

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Coyote medicine

615.88 M473cm

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Coyote wisdom : the power of story in healing

615.88 M473cw

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Narrative medicine : the use of history and

story in the healing process

615.88 M473n

William Addis

Building : 3000 years of design engineering and construction

624.17 Ad24b

Jon Sykes

Secrets of the Notch : a guide to rock and ice climbing in

Franconia Notch State Park and surrounding areas

796.522 Sy44s

James M. Tabor

Forever on the mountain : the truth behind one of mountaineering's

most controversial and mysterious disasters

796.522 T114f

Don Mellor

Climbing in the Adirondacks : a guide to rock and

ice routes in the Adirondack Park

796.5223 M489c 1995

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Reference & Juvenile

Helaine Selin, ed.

Nature across cultures : views of nature and the

environment in non-western cultures

304.2 N2191

James Lovelock

The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and

the fate of humanity

333.7 L944r 2007

Bill McKibben

The Bill Mckibben reader : pieces from an active life

333.72 M21b

Alex Steffen, ed.

Worldchanging : a user's guide for the 21st century

333.72 W893 2008

Jeff Goodell

Big coal : the dirty secret behind America's energy future

333.7932 G613b 2007

United Nations Development Programme

Human development report 2007/2008 : fighting climate change : human solidarity in a divided world

R 338.91 H88 2007-2008

Camille J. Bunting

Interdisciplinary teaching through outdoor education

371.38 B886i

William Byers

How mathematicians think : using ambiguity, contradiction,

and paradox to create mathematics

510.92 B991h

Fabienne Casoli and Therese Encrenaz

The new worlds : extrasolar planets

523.24 C27n

Denis Feeney

Caesar's calendar : ancient time and the beginnings of history

529.30937 F321c

Joseph Mazur

The motion paradox : the 2,500-year-old puzzle behind all the mysteries of time and space

530.11 M458m

Michel D. King, et al.

Our changing planet : the view from space

550.28 Ou7

Peter Douglas Ward

Under a green sky : global warming, the mass extinctions of the past, and what they can tell us about our future

576.84 W216u

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Coyote medicine

615.88 M473cm

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Coyote wisdom : the power of story in healing

615.88 M473cw

Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Narrative medicine : the use of history and

story in the healing process

615.88 M473n

William Addis

Building : 3000 years of design engineering and construction

624.17 Ad24b

Jon Sykes

Secrets of the Notch : a guide to rock and ice climbing in

Franconia Notch State Park and surrounding areas

796.522 Sy44s

James M. Tabor

Forever on the mountain : the truth behind one of mountaineering's

most controversial and mysterious disasters

796.522 T114f

Don Mellor

Climbing in the Adirondacks : a guide to rock and

ice routes in the Adirondack Park

796.5223 M489c 1995

 

 

 

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