New Library Materials – February 2008

NEW! 

Note the addition of two resource categories:

  1. Internet Resources
  2. United Streaming Videos   

Email Vicki Butler or Kathy Johnson for instructions on how to register for United Streaming.

Video/DVDs

Who Was Kafka? A Film by Richard Dindo

e.e. cummings The Master Poets Collection

The Metamorphosis a Study: Nabokov on Kafka

Ernest Hemingway Rivers to the Sea [American Masters]

 

Paris Was a Woman (Stein)

T.S. Eliot Voices & Visions

Bronka The Holocaust

Welding: Binding Ancient Technology to Modern Life

On Our Watch The World said “Never Again!” Then Came Darfur

 

Primary Colors (John Travolta)

Top Gun

 

Literature/Fiction

How to Write (Stein)

Don Juan (Byron)

The collected poems of William Carlos Williams

Two Lives Gertrude and Alice

 

Paris France (Stein)

Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein

Hemingway A Life Without Consequences

Collected Poems, 1951-1971 (Ammons)

The Embodiment of Knowledge (Williams)

The Poems of Wilfred Owen

 

The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen

Herself Defined: The Poet H.D. and Her World

The Waste Land and Other Writings

Collected Poems, 1909-1962 (Eliot)

T.S. Eliot An Imperfect Life

 

The Complete Poems and Plays 1909-1950 (Eliot)

A Reader’s Guide to T.S. Eliot : a Poem-By-Poem Analysis

Men Without Women (Hemingway)

The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway

Franz Kafka, a Biography

 

On the Road (Kerouac)

Ten Buttons (Stein)

The Dharma Bums (Kerouac)

A Trilogy : Three One-Act Plays (Keltz)

Trilogy (HD)

 

Modern Japanese Literature, an Anthology

May I Feel Said He: Poem (Cummings)

Famous Authors: James Joyce: 1882-1941

Japan: A Literary Overview

Death in the Afternoon (Hemingway)

 

The Trial (Kafka)

Wilfred Owen : a New Biography

Hemingway, a Biography

Kafka The Decisive Years

E. E. Cummings Selected Poems

The Autobiography of William Carlos Williams

Ernest Hemingway Wrestling with Life

 

Easter 1916 and Other Poems (Yeats)

James Joyce A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

War Poets [Literary Classics]

Notes on Thought and Vision (HD)

100 Selected Poems (Cummings)

World War One British poets : Brooke, Owen, Sassoon, Rosenberg, and others

End to Torment : a Memoir of Ezra Pound (HD)

 

 

Everybody Who was Anybody: a Biography of Gertrude Stein

Metamorphosis w/ Critical Essays & Explanations (Kafka)

Everybody Who was Anybody : a Biography of Gertrude Stein

The Cambridge Companion to T.S. Eliot

William Carlos Williams Selected Essays

HERmione (HD)

e.e. cummings a poet’s life

The Complete Stories (Kafka)

The Diaries, 1910-1923 (Kafka)

The Metamorphosis: Translation, Backgrounds and Contexts, Criticism

 

Modernism A New Critical Idiom

Modernisms : a Literary Guide

Modernism A Guide to European Literature 1890-1930

 

Reference

Landmark Decisions of the United States Supreme Court VII 2000-2005

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History

The Japanese Mind Understanding Contemporary Japanese Culture

Chanoyu : Japanese Tea Ceremony

Cha-no-yu : The Japanese Tea Ceremony

The Tea Ceremony

Understanding China : a guide to China’s economy, history, and political structure

 

Queens of England

Japanese Internment

Jinnah of Pakistan

From Jinnah to Jihad Pakistan’s Kashmir Quest and the Limits of Realism

Looking Like the Enemy (Japanese Internment)

Nelson Mandela : the struggle is my life : his speeches and writings brought together with historical documents and accounts of Mandela in prison by fellow-prisoners.

 

Social Issues

The Thorn in the Chrysanthemum : Suicide and Economic success in modern Japan

Law in Everyday Japan

Playing It Safe : How the Supreme Court Sidesteps Hard Cases and Stunts the Development of Law

Oyez: U.S. Supreme Court Case Summaries, Oral Arguments & Multimedia (now includes recordings)

 

Voices Behind the Veil The World of Islam Through the Eyes of Women

Death Penalty Cases : Leading U.S. Supreme Court Cases on Capital Punishment

Free Speech On Trial Communication Perspectives on Landmark Supreme Court Decisions

May It Please the Court Transcripts and audio cassette recordings of 23 live Landmark Cases

 

Biology

Mind of the Raven

 

Technology/Software

Head First Software Development

Head First SQL

Head First C#

Head First JavaScript

 

Photography/Art

Anna Gaskil

William Eggleston’s Guide

Twilight Photographs by Gregory Crewdson

American Prospects: Photographs

Philip-Lorca diCorcia

Mitch Epstein WORK

Making Sense of Modern Art

 

Streaming Video from United Streaming

William Wordsworth: 1770-1850 Famous Authors

Emily Dickinson, Poet: 1830-1886 Famous Authors

Franz Kafka: Novelist Famous Authors

Walt Whitman: 1819-1892 Famous Authors

William Blake: 1757-1827 Famous Authors

Great Books: Kafka’s Metamorphosis

Famous Authors: Ernest Hemingway: 1899-1961

Ernest Hemingway: Rivers to the Sea American Masters

 

Online Resources

LII : Legal Information Institute Database of Supreme Court Decisions (Cornell Law University)

Densho Website (documents Japanese Internment WW II)

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