Library New Resources – October 2014

NEW Database

  • Ebsco History Reference Center

Online Resources

  • Jadaliyya – Middle Eastern News and Analysis
  • Qatar Digital Library

Kindle Books

  • Eye of Minds
  • Queen of Tearlings

Generalities / Philosophy

  • The Philosophy Book

Travel/Geography

  • Eyewitness Travel: New Orleans
  • Vietnam and Angkor Wat

History

  • Empires of the Maya
  • History and Activities of the Aztecs
  • The Magna Charta
  • Life in France under Louis XIV
  • Louis XIV, 1661-1715
  • The Age of Exploration: From Christopher Columbus to Ferdinand Magellan
  • The Terminal Classic in the Maya Lowlands: Collapse, Transition, and Transformation
  • Aztecs & Conquistadores: the Spanish Invasion & the Collapse of the Aztec Empire
  • Late Lowland Maya Civilization: Classic to Postclassic
  • Louis XIV
  • Copán: the Rise and Fall of an Ancient Maya Kingdom
  • The Magna Carta: Cornerstone of the Constitution
  • The Silk Route
  • The Great Voyages of Zheng He
  • Herodotus and the Road to History
  • Famous Men of Greece
  • Ten Queens: Portraits of Women of Power
  • Ancient Greeks: Creating the Classical Tradition
  • Cuban Missile Crisis: In the Shadow of Nuclear War
  • Socrates: The Public Conscience of Golden Age of Athens
  • Euclid: The Great Geometer
  • Aristotle: Pioneering Philosopher and Founder of the Lyceum
  • It’s All Greek to Me: How Ancient Greece Has Shaped Our World
  • Pythagoras: Pioneering Mathematician and Musical Theorist of Ancient Greece
  • Thucydides: An Introduction for the Common Reader
  • Ancient Greece
  • Asian and African Empires
  • Ancient Greece

Social Issues

  • Freshwater supply
  • Women’s Rights

Art

  • Sketching Basics: One Point Perspective
  • Visual Communicating
  • What Could Be
  • A Guide to Visual Presentation
  • Sketching Masterclass

Science & Applied Science

  • Breakthroughs in Telephone Technology: From Bell to Smartphones
  • Design Thinking Pocket Guide
  • Ten Types of Innovation: The Discipline of Building Breakthroughs
  • Living Systems: An Introductory Guide to the Theories of Humberto Maturana & Francisco Varela
  • The History of Medicine
  • Archimedes: The Father of Mathematics
  • Plato: The Father of Logic

Literature

  • Citizen: An American Lyric
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