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New Books at the Campus Library
April/May 2015

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


Art, Theater and Music

Gestures of Music Theater; the Performativity of Song and Dance, by Dominic Symonds and Millie Taylor. Oxford: Oxford Universoty Press, 2014. ML3858.G38 2014

Physical Expression on Stage and Screen, by Bill Connington. London: Bloomsburry, 2014. PN2075.C77 2014

Talk That Music Talk: Passing on Brass Band Music in New Orleans the Traditional Way, by Bruce Sunpie Barnes and Rachel Breunlein.  New Orleans, Louisiana:  University of New Orleans Center for the Book, 2014.  ML3508.8.N48 S856 2014 

The Religious Art of Pablo Picasso, by Jane Daggett Dillenberger and John Handley. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014. N6853.P5.D55 2014


English and Literature

A Place for Humilty: Whitman, Dickinson, and the Natural World, by Christine Gerhardt. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2014. PS3242.N2.G47 2014

Philosophy & Literature in Times of Crisis, by Michael Mack. New York: Bloomsbury, 2014. PN51.M17 2014

Spellbound: The Fairy Tale and the Victorians, by Molly Clark Hillard. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2014. PR878.F27.H55 2014

The Black Pacific Narrative, by Etsuko Taketani. Hanover, NH: Dartmouth College Press, 2014. PS153.N5 T35 2014

The Devil: A New Biography, by Philip C. Almond. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2014. BF1548.A46 2014

The Myth of Emptiness and the New American Literature of Place, by Wendy Harding. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2014. PS231.E46.H37 2007

The Value of the Humanities, by Helen Small. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. AZ103.S63 20130

Words Onscreen; The Fate of Reading in a Digital World, by Naomi S. Baron. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Z1033.E43 B37 2015


History, Political Science and Travel

A People's History of the Hmong, by Paul Hillmer. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2010. DS509.5.H66.H55 2010

A 20th-Century Portrait of Lake Clark, Alaska 1900-2000
, by John B. Branson, Anchorage: U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, 2014.  F912.C47.B73 2014

Big Bucks; The Explosion of the Art Market in the 21st Century, by Georgina Adam. Farnham, Surrey, U.K.: Lund Humphries, 2014. N8600.A33 2014

Lost Villages of the Eastern Aleutians: Biorka, Kashega, Makushin, by Ray Hudson and Rachel Mason. Washington, D.C.: National Park Service, US Department of the Interior, 2014.  E99.A34 H83 2014

Setting the Agenda, by Maxwell McCombs. Cambridge: Polity, 2014. P96.P83.M38 2014

Siberia; A History of the People, by Janet M. Hartley. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014. DK761.H37 2014

Silent Sentinels: An Illustrated History of the Japanese Guns of the Kiska WWII Battlefield (Aleutian Islands, Alaska), text Dirk HR Spennemann with contributions by Janet Clemens (NPS).  Anchorage: U.S. National Park Service, Alaska Regional Office, 2015(?).  UF524.A5 S55 2015

Still Points North; An Alaskan Memoir, by Leigh Newman. New York: Dial Press, 2013. CT275.N485.A3 2013

Target Tokyo; Jimmy Doolittle and the Raid That Avenged Pearl Harbor, by James M. Scott. New York, NY: Norton & Co., 2015. D767.25.T6.S37 2015

The Cause of All Nations: An International Hostory of the American Civil War, by Don H. Doyle. New York, NY: Basic Books, 2015. E469.8.D687 2015

The Sami Peoples of the North; A Social and Cultural History, by Neil Kent. London: Hurst, 2014. DL42.L36.K45 2014

Thomas Jefferson; Uncovering His Unique Philosophy and Vision, by M. Andrew Holowchak. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books, 2014. D332.2.H664 2014

Washington's Revolution; The Making of America's First Leader, by Robert Middlekauff. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. E312.25.M54 2015

Written as I Remember It; Teachings From the Life of a Sliammon Elder, by Elsie Paul. Vancouver, B.C., Canada: UBC Press, 2014. E99.C86.P39 2014


Science and Technology

Edible Plants Used by Siberian Yupik Eskimos of Southeastern Chukchi Peninsula, Russia, by Lyudmila Ainina and Igor Zagrebin, English translation by Richard L. Bland.  Anchorage: National Park Service, Shared Beringian Heritage Program, 2014. QK98.5.R8 A36 2014

How to Read the Solar System; A Gide to the Stars and Planets, by Chris North and Paul Abel. New York: Pegasus Books, 2015. QB501.2.N67 2015

The Food Police: A Well-fed Manifesto About the Politics of Your Plate, by Jayson Lusk.  New York: Crown Forum, 2013.  RA784.L87 2013

The Next Tsunami, by Bonnie Henderson. Corvallis: Oregon University State Press, 2014. GC220.4.P37.H46 2014


Miscellaneous and DVDs

Breaking Through: Out of the Closet, Into the Halls of Power  Atlantis Moon Production Presents a Cindy L. Abel Film.  DVD 270

Listen & Learn: Inupiaq Language Culture Video Lessons, Washington, D.C.: Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution, Shared Beringian Heritage Program, National Park Service, 2014.  PM53.A73 2014

Listen & Learn: St. Lawrence Island Yupik Language Culture Video Lessons, Washington, D.C.: Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution, Shared Beringian Heritage Program, National Park Service, 2014.  PM94.A73 2014

 

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