New Library Materials October 2008


Beijing & Shanghai

A Walk Through the 20th Century – The Democrat and the Dictator

The Blue Planet Seas of Life

Odd Girl Out

Indiana Jones: Complete Adventure Collection

Our Brand is Crisis

Blood and Oil : The Middle East in World War I [The Minutes of History]

De Nadie (Border Crossing)

Beijing [Globe Trekker]

China – Travel Guide DVD [Globe Trekker]

Hong Kong & Taiwan – Travel Guide DVD [Globe Trekker]

Cocalero (Life of Evo Morales)

The Take (Argentina’s Economic Collapse)

To Live

A DVD History of the U.S. Constitution

The First World War The Complete Series 4 DVD Set

Young & Restless in China A Documentary



First Amendment law in a nutshell

The Longman Companion to Slavery, Emancipation and Civil Rights



Information Rules: a Strategic Guide to the Network Economy

Learning Spaces

Research Strategies Finding Your Way through the Information Fog

Developing Research and Communication Skills



This I believe



The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage

Odd Girl Out

The Bedford Researcher

Twentieth Century Literature 1901-1940

Shakespeare the playwright : a companion to the complete tragedies, histories, comedies, and romances



Media Literacy Toolbox


Social Issues/Government/Political Science

Hegemony or Survival : America’s Quest for Global Dominance

In Search of Respect Selling Crack in El Barrio

The New Weapons of the World Encyclopedia: An International Encyclopedia from 5000 b.c. to the 21st Century

Weapon A Visual History of Arms and Armor

Warrior A Visual History of the Fighting Man

Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Declines

Evil Genes Why Rome Fell, Hitler Rose, Enron Failed, and my Sister Stole My Mother’s Boyfriend

Illicit: The Dark Trade

American Constitutional Law I & II [The Structure of Government]

Origins of the Common Law

The Story of Law

The Life of the Law: The People and Cases That Have Shaped Our Society, from King Alfred to Rodney King

Oil and the Future of Energy Climate Repair / Hydrogen / Nuclear Fuel / Renewable and Green Sources



Life in the Undergrowth

Life in Cold Blood (book & DVD)

The Last Wild Wolves Ghosts of the Rain Forest

Biology Digest (magazine)

Last Chance to See

Thinkers of the Jungle

Handbook of Bird Biology

Applied Science, Medicine & Business

The Art of Strategy: A Game Theorist’s Guide to Success in Business and Life

The Medicalization of Society: On the Transformation of Human Conditions into Treatable Disorders



China in the World A History Since 1644

The Ottoman Empire and the World Around It

Seattle Builds

Seattle Academy Turns 25

The Industrial Revolution Where, When and How It Began

A History of the Ancient World

The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century Religion, the Reformation and Social Change

Survivors Testimonies of the Holocaust

Abraham Lincoln: People, Places, Politics: History in a Box

Korea Tradition & Transformation A History of the Korean People

A History of Russia Since 1800

Daily life in the United States, 1920-1940: how Americans lived through the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression

The Constitutional Monarchy in France 1814-48 [Seminar Studies in History]

A Companion to the Study of History

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History

Daily life in the United States, 1960-1990 : decades of discord

American in the Era of the Two World Wars 1910-1945 [The Longman Companion to]

Peter the Great A Biography

The Longman Companion to Central and Eastern Europe Since 1919

The Longman Companion to The First World War Europe 1914-1918

The Longman Companion to The European Union Since 1945

The Longman Companion to Napoleanic Europe

The Longman Handbook of Twentieth Century Europe

The Story of America in Cartoons

The Russian Constitutional Monarchy, 1907-17



China The essential guide to customs and culture

A Golden Treasury of Chinese Poetry

Family Pa Chin

China A to Z : Everything you need to know to understand Chinese customs and culture


Art/ Photography

A Potter’s Workbook

Migrations: wildlife in motion


Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things in Garages, Basements, and Backyards

Africa Adorned

Andy Goldsworthy: A Collaboration with Nature

Wood (Goldsworthy)

Creating with Paper; Basic Forms and Variations

Handbuilt Tableware: Making Distinctive Plates, Bowls, Mugs, Teapots and More

Painted Clay Graphic Arts and the Ceramic Surface

Frank O. Gehry: the Complete Works

Frank O. Gehry Selected Works: 1969 to Today

Bo Bartlett

Designs on the Heart The Homemade Art of Grandma Moses

The Life and Work of Grandma Moses


Online Resources

CIA World Factbook

Recovered Histories Reawakening the narratives of enslavement, resistance and the fight for freedom

CSL Vintage Cartoons

Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)

Billy Budd



ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines To Speaking



Nelles Map: Pakistan

International Travel Maps – Pakistan



Brain Matters Translating Research into Classroom Practice


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