New Library Resources – September 2012

DVDs
Power and Wall Street [Frontline]
Ice Age Death Trap Uncovering Mammoths, Mastodons, and Other Vanished Beasts
The Last Voices of WWI: A Generation Lost
Art : 21 Art in the Twenty-First Century (Season 6)
Ray McGovern on: The Corruption of US Intelligence [Speaking Freely]
John Perkins: Globalization [Speaking Freely]
Susan George On: Neo-Liberalism [Speaking Freely]
Diamonds of War: Africa’s Blood Diamonds
Hunger Games
Hidden India: The Kerala Spicelands
Cold War: The Complete Series [CNN]

Recorded Books
Moby Dick
Little Brother
Treasure Island

Kindle Archives
Close to Slavery: Guestworker Programs in the United States
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed: Revised Edition
The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government
The Third Screen: Marketing to Your Customers in a World Gone Mobile
Capitalism and freedom
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Learning in Depth: A Simple Innovation That Can Transform Schooling
The Mysterious Benedict Society
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians)
Middlesex
X-Events: The Collapse of Everything
BULLIES: Monologues on Bullying for Teens and Adults Share
The Breach
The Right Stuff
Truman and MacArthur: Policy, Politics, and the Hunger for Honor and Renown
Ender’s game
Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, From the Soviet Invation to September 10, 2001
Truman & MacArthur: Policy, Politics, and the Hunger for Honor and Renown
An Edible History of Humanity
A Short History of Film
Systemic Perspective, Vol III: Simulation with Insight Maker

E-Readers
Kindles A, B, C, D, E, F

Supplies Available for Check Out:
LePen 10 Microfine colored pens
Crayola Colored Pencils (36)
Prismacolor Premier Manga (23 pencils; 18 soft core and 5 verythin)

Religion / Mythology
She’s all that!: A Look-it-up Guide to the Goddesses of Mythology
Oh My gods!: A Look-it-up guide to the Gods of Mythology
The Monotheistic Religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam

History
Lenin
Passion and Politics: the Turbulent World of the Arabs
Pennsylvania (The Colony)
Rhode Island (The Colony)
Virginia (The Colony)
The Jamestown Colony
A History of Western Society
Frederick the Great
Abraham Lincoln
World War I
The Surrender at Appomattox
Middle East: Facts and Figures
The Great Depression
Joseph Stalin
Desert Storm
The Persian Gulf War
Splendors of Imperial China: Treasures from the National Palace Museum (Arts Center Library)
World War II
The Indian History of British Columbia

Social Issues / Government / Politics
The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government
The U.S. Constitution
The Industrial Revolution
The Emancipation Proclamation
The Nuclear Age
Coming Out: Telling Family and Friends
Homosexuality Around the World: Safe Havens, Cultural Challenges
Gay People of Color: Facing Prejudices, Forging Identities
Gay Issues and Politics: Marriage, the Military, & Work Place Discrimination
Islamic-Jewish Relations Before 1947
Iran and the Bomb
Islam, Law and Human Rights
Brown v. Board of Education
Cities, Poverty, and Development: Urbanization in the Third World
Urban Warfare
Truman & MacArthur: Policy, Politics, and the Hunger for Honor and Renown

Science / Applied Science
The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance

Language & Literature
Vocabulary Their Way: Word Study with Middle and Secondary Students
Words Their Way with Struggling Readers: Word Study for Reading, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction, Grades 4-12
Staying Alive: Real Poems for Unreal Times

Education
Young People, Ethics, and the New Digital Media: A Synthesis from the GoodPlay Project
Diversity in Action: Using Adventure Activities to Explore Issues of Diversity with Middle School and High School Age Youth
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
Discipline-based Education Research: A Scientist’s Guide

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