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New Books at the Campus Library
 September/October 2017

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

Education, English and Literature

GED Test 2017: Strategies, Practice, and Review, by Caren Van Slyke. New York: Kaplan Publishing, 2017. LB3060.33 G45 V36 2017

The Official SAT Study Guide, by the College Entrance Examination Board. New York: The College Board, 2017. LB2353.57 A156 2017

Tough Luck: Poems, by Todd Boss. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2017. PS3602.O8375 A6 2017

The World Broke in Two : Virginia Woolf, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster and the Year that Changed Literature, by Bill Goldstein. New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2017. PR888.M63 G65 2017

History, Political Science and Travel

The Art of Survival: France and the Great War Picaresque, by Libby Murphy. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. PQ307.W3 M87 2016

Athens Burning: The Persian Invasion of Greece and the Evacuation of Attica, by Robert Garland. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2017. DF225.55 G37 2017

Cuban Revelations: Behind the Scenes in Havana, by Marc Frank. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2013. E183.8 C9 F69 2013

Existentialism and Excess: The Life and Times of Jean-Paul Sartre, by Gary Cox. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing., 2016. B2430.S34 C67 2016

Explorers of the Maritime Pacific Northwest: Mapping the World Through Primary Documents, edited by William L. Lang & James V. Walker. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2016.  F851.5 E976 2016

In the Land of a Thousand Gods: A History of Asia Minor in the Ancient World, by Christian Marek. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016. DS155.M2713 2016

Melting the Ice Curtain:  The Extraordinary Story of Citizen Diplomacy on the Russian-Alaska Frontier, by David Ramseur. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2017. F910.5 R35 2017

On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century, by Timothy Snyder. New York: Tim Duggen Books, 2017. JC495.S55 2017

Ordinary Jews: Choice and Survival During the Holocaust, by Evgeny Finkel. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. D804.3 F5664 2017

Sons and Soldiers: The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned with the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler, by Bruce Henderson. New York: William Morrow, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2017. D810.J4 H4235 2017

Storm Over Leyte: The Philippine Invasion and the Destruction of the Japanese Army, by John Prados. New York: Caliber, 2016. D767.4 P73 2016

The Great Quake: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understandings of the Planet, by Henry Fountain. New York: Crown, 2017. QE535.2 U6 F65 2017

We Gotta Get Out of This Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War, by Doug Bradley and Craig Werner. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2015. ML3918.P67 B73 2015

1777: The Tipping Point at Saratoga, by Dean Snow. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. E241.S2 S69 2016

Psychology and Sociology

Are Racists Crazy?: How Prejudice, Racism, and Antisemitism Became the Makers of Insanity, by Sander L. Gilman & James M. Thomas. New York: New York University Press, 2016. BF575.P9 G55 2016

Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8: A Young Man's Voice From the Silence of Autism, by Naoki Higashida.  New York: Random House, 2017.  RC553.A88 H52 2017

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, by J.D. Vance. New York: Harper, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2016. HD8073.V37 A3 2016

Science and Technology

Bit by Bit: How Video Games Transformed Our World, by Andrew Ervin. New York: Basic Books, 2017. GV1469.3 E78 2017

Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science, by Richard Dawkins. New York: Ecco, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2016. QH31.D39 A3 2016

Where Science and Ethics Meet: Dilemmas at the Frontiers of Medicine and Biology, by Chris Willmott & Salvador Macip. Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2016. Q175.35 W5513 2016


Architecture and Ritual: How Buildings Shape Society, by Peter Blundell Jones. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016. NA2543.S6 B58 2016

The Book of Greek and Roman Folktales, Legends, and Myths, edited, translated, and introduced by William Hansen. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. BL312.B66 2017

Experiencing Broadway Musicals: A Listener's Companion, by Kat Sherrell. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2016. MT95.S55 2016

A Practical Guide to the Library of Congress Classification, by Karen Snow. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. Z696.U4 S66 2017


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