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New Books at the Campus Library
October/November 2015

To check availability of these titles, go to the First City Libraries' catalog

Art, Theater and Music

Funnybooks: The Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books, by Michael Barrier. Oakland, CA, U.S.: University of California Press, 2015. PN6725.B37225 2015

Hills and Mountains in Watercolour, by Peter Woolley. Turnbridge Wells, KY: Search Press Limited, 2015. ND2240.W66 2015

Making it in the Art World: New Approaches to Galleries, Shows, and Raising Money, by Brainard Carey. New York, NY: Allworth Press, 2011. N8600.C29 2011

The Theatre of Caryl Churchill, by Darren Gobert. London, UK: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2014. PR6053.H786.Z663 2014

Education, English and Literature

Children into Swans: Fairy Tales and the Pagan Imagination, by Jan Beveridge. Montreal, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014. GR135.B49 2014

It's the Student, Not the College: The Secrets of Succeeding at Any School Without Going Broke or Crazy, by Kristin M. White. New York, NY: The Experiment, LLC, 2015. LB2351.W48 2015

Rethinking Grading: Meaningful Assessment for Standards-Based Learning, by Cathy Vatterott. Alexandria, VT: ASCD, 2015. LB3060.37.V37 2015

The Official SAT Study Guide. New York, NY: The College Board, 2015. LB2353.57.A156 2015

History, Political Science and Travel

A Country Called Prison: Mass Incarceration and the Making of a New Nation, by Mary D. Looman and John D. Carl. Oxford, U.K: Oxford University Press 2015. HV9466.L66 2015

Alcohol: A History, by Rod Phillips. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press. 2014. GT2884.P45 2014

Conflicts in Ukraine: The Unwinding of the Post-Cold War Order, by Rajan Menon and Eugene Rumer. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015. DK508.848.M46 2015

Crisis of the Wasteful Nation: Empire and Conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America, by Ian Tyrrell. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2015. S930.T97 2015.

Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York's Bravest, by Ginger Adams Otis. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan Trade, 2015. TH9505.N5.O85 2015

Fracture: Barack Obama, The Clintons, and the Racial Divide, by Joy-Ann Reid. New York, NY: Harper Collins Publishers, 2015. E907.R45 2015

Hi Hitler! How the Nazi Past is Being Normalized in Contemporary Culture, by Gavriel D. Rosenfeld. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2015. D757.R685 2015

Historians Debate the Rise of the West, by Jonathan Daly. Abingdon, Oxon, UK: Routledge, 2014. CB245.D26 2014

Married to the Empire: Three Governors' Wives in Russian America, by Susanna Rabow-Edling. Fairbanks, AK: University of Alaska Press, 2015. F907.R33 2015

Mexicans in the Making of America, by Neil Foley. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. E184.M5.F65 2014

Old Sparky: The Electric Chair and the History of the Death Penalty, by Anthony Galvin. New York, NY.: Carrel Books, 2015. HV8699.U5.G354 2015

Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, by Linda Hirshman. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015. KF8744.K57, 2015

The Making of Asian America: A History, by Erika Lee. New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 2015. E184.A75.L43 2015

The Underground Railroad, by William, Still. Mineola, NY:Dover Publication, 2007. E450.S85 2007

Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice, by Adam Benforado. New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 2015. HV7419.B46 2015

Vendetta: Bobby Kennedy Versus Jimmy Hoffa, by James Neff. New York, NY: Brown and Company, 2015. E840.8.K4.N38 2015

Science and Technology

A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World, by David A. Ebert and Sarah Fowler. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2015. QL638.9.E24 2015

Alaska's Changing Arctic: Ecological Consequences for Tundra, Streams, and Lakes, by John E. Hobbie and George W. Kling. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. QH541.5.T8A53 2014

American Catch: The Fight for our Local Seafood, by Paul Greenberg. New York, NY: Penguin Books, 2015. SH221.G74 2015

Assessing Information Needs: Managing Transformative Library Services, by Robert J. Grover, Roger C Greer, and John Agada. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2010. Z678.G75 2010

Climate and Human Migration: Past Experiences, Future Challenges, by Robert A. McLeman. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2014. GF71.M35 2014

Disruptive Power: the Crisis of the State in the Digital Age, by Taylor Owen. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2015. JZ1254.O84 2015

Fierce Climate: Sacred Ground, by Elizabeth Marino. Fairbanks, AK: University of Alaska Press, 2015. GF71.M37 2015

Hemlock: A Forest Giant on the Edge, edited by David R. Foster. New Haven, CN: Yale University Press, 2014. QK494.5.P66.H46 2014

Living With Thunder: Exploring the Geologic Past, Present, and Future of the Pacific Northwest. by Ellen Morris Bishop. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Press, 2014. QE79.B57 2014

Nuclear Iran, by Jeremy Bernstein. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. TP159.C4.B47 2014

Pressed for Time: The Acceleration of Life in Digital Capitalism, by Judy Wajcman. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2015. HM656.W35 2015

Reading the Comments: Likers, Haters and Manipulators at the Bottom of the Web, by Joseph M. Reagle Jr. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015. HM1169.R43 2015

Serving Online Customers: Lessons for Libraries From the Business World, by Donald A. Barclay. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2014. Z674.75.I58.B37 2014

The Formula: How Algorithms Solve All Our Problems -- and Create More, by Luke Dormehl. New York, NY: Penguin Group, 2014. QA9.58.D67 2014. QH105.A4.O34.2014

The Nature of Southeast Alaska: A Guide to Plants, Animals and Habitats, 3d ed., by Richard Carstensen, Robert H. Armstrong, and Rita M. O'Clair. Portland, OR: Alaska Northwest Books, 2014.

The Shift: One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients' Lives, by Theresa Brown, RN. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2015. RT120.I5.B82 2015

Sociology and Psychology

An Introduction to Japanese Society, 4th ed, by Yoshio Sugimoto. Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Cambridge University Press, 2010. HN723.S7 2014

Clay, Water, and Brick: Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least, by Jessica Jackley. New York, NY: Spiegel and Grau, 2015. HB615.J27 2015

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: 5th ed., by American Psychiatric Association. Arlington, VT: American Psychiatric Publishing, 2013. REF RC455.2.C4.D54 2013

Suicide and Mental Health, by Rudy Nydegger. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood, 2014. RC569.N93 2014

The Inner Life of the Dying Person, by Allan Kellehear. New York, NY, Columbia University Press, 2014. BF789.D4.K45 2014


Liemba, directed by John Bilingsley and Andrew Subin. West Hollywood, CA: Indican Pictures, 2014. DVD 276

Qaqamiigux: Traditional Foods and Recipes from the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands, by Suanne Unger. Anchorage, AK: Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association 2014. E99.S34.U54 2014


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