New Books

LCCC Library New Books List

October 12, 2015

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025.5 H558 2015. 
Hernon, Peter, author. 
Assessing service quality : satisfying the expectations of library customers / Peter Hernon, Ellen Altman, Robert E. Dugan. 
Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2015. 
Third edition. 

028.9 D5981. 
Dirda, Michael, author. 
Essays. Selections. 
Browsings : a year of reading, collecting, and living with books / Michael Dirda. 
New York : Pegasus Books, 2015. 
First Pegasus books cloth edition. 


168 C976 2011. 
Barnet, Sylvan. 
Current issues and enduring questions : a guide to critical thinking and argument, with readings / Sylvan Barnet, Hugo Bedau. 
Boston ; New York : Bedford/St Martin's, 2011. 
9th ed.


201.7 R3825. 
Religion and sexuality : diversity and the limits of tolerance / edited by Pamela Dickey Young, Heather Shipley, and Tracy J. Trothen. 
Vancouver, BC : UBC Press, [2015]. 

297 B877. 
Brown, Jonathan (Jonathan A. C.). 
Misquoting Muhammad : the challenge and choices of interpreting the Prophet's legacy / Jonathan A.C. Brown. 
London : Oneworld, 2014. 


304.2 A182. 
Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
The human age : the world shaped by us / Diane Ackerman. 
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2014. 
First edition. 

306 P392. 
Pells, Richard H., author. 
War babies : the generation that changed America / Richard Pells. 
[Place of publication not identified] : Cultural History Press, [2014]. 

307.76 B671. 
Boehm, Lisa Krissoff, 1969-
America's urban history / Lisa Krissoff Boehm and Steven H. Corey. 
New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2015. 

323.448 A595. 
Angwin, Julia. 
Dragnet nation : a quest for privacy, security, and freedom in a world of relentless surveillance / Julia Angwin. 
New York : Times Books, Henry Holt and Company, [2014]. 
First edition.

323.4482 S794. 
Staples, William G. 
Everyday surveillance : vigilance and visibility in postmodern life / William G. Staples. 
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. 
Second edition. 

332.72 H848. 
Howard, Timothy (Business writer). 
The mortgage wars : inside Fannie Mae, big-money politics, and the collapse of the American dream / Timothy Howard. 
New York : McGraw-Hill, [2014]. 

332.72 W214. 
Wallison, Peter J. 
Hidden in plain sight : what really caused the world's worst financial crisis and why it could happen again / Peter J. Wallison. 
New York : Encounter Books, [2015]. 
First American edition. 

344.730798 P986.
The pursuit of racial and ethnic equality in American public schools : Mendez, Brown, and beyond / edited by Kristi L. Bowman. 
East Lansing, Michigan : Michigan State University Press, [2015]. 

363.2 E191. 
Eck, John E. 
Problem-solving problem-oriented policing in Newport News / John E. Eck with Diane Hill, Darrel W. Stephens, John R. Stedman, Gerard R. Murphy. 
Washington, DC Police Executive Research Forum c1987. 

363.325 D733. 
Douglas, Roger (Roger Neil), author. 
Law, liberty, and the pursuit of terrorism / Roger Douglas. 
Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, [2014]. 

363.32516 S528. 
Shane, Scott, 1954-
Objective Troy : a terrorist, a president, and the rise of the drone / Scott Shane. 
New York : Tim Duggan Books, [2015]. 
First Edition. 

363.45 G613. 
Gogek, Ed (Edward Burton), 1954-
Marijuana debunked : a handbook for parents, pundits and politicians who want to
know the case against legalization / by Ed Gogek, M.D. 
Asheville, North Carolina : Chiron Publications, [2015]. 

364.168 P855. 
Posner, Gerald L. 
God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican / Gerald Posner. 
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015. 
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition. 

370.152 B535. 
Bers, Trudy H. (Trudy Haffron), 1942-
Foundations for critical thinking / Bers, T., Chun, M., Daly, W. T., Harrington,
C., Tobolowsky, B. F., & Associates. 
Columbia, SC : National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and 
Students in Transition, University of South Carolina, [2015]. 

372.7044 B471. 
Bennett, Albert B. 
Mathematics for elementary teachers : a conceptual approach / Albert B. Bennett,
Jr., Laurie J. Burton, L. Ted Nelson. 
New York, NY : McGraw-Hill, c2012. 
9th ed. 


No new titles to announce.


515 S849. 
Stewart, James, 1941-
Calculus / James Stewart. 
Australia ; Belmont, CA : Brooks/Cole Pub Co., 2012. 
7th ed. 

540 T583. 
Timberlake, Karen C., author. 
General, organic, and biological chemistry : structures of life / Karen C. 
Boston : Pearson, 2013. 
4th ed. 

547 K641. 
Klein, David R., 1972-
Organic chemistry / David Klein. 
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, c2012. 

560 P967. 
Prothero, Donald R. 
The story of life in 25 fossils : tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the 
wonders of evolution / Donald R. Prothero. 
New York : Columbia University Press, c2015. 


No new titles to announce.


741.569 C489. 
Chast, Roz, author, artist. 
Can't we talk about something more pleasant? : a memoir / Roz Chast. 
New York : Bloomsbury, [2014]. 
First United States edition. 

745.409 J721. 
Johnston, Lucy. 
Digital handmade : craftsmanship and the new industrial revolution / Lucy 
London : Thames & Hudson, 2015. 

779.092 T891. 
Tucker, Anne, author. 
War/photography : images of armed conflict and its aftermath / Anne Wilkes 
Tucker and Will Michels with Natalie Zelt ; With contributions by Jeffrey Wm. Hunt [and others]. 
Houston, [Texas] : Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, [2012]. 
New Haven, [Connecticut] : Yale University Press. 

791.430951 B221. 
Bao, Weihong, 1969- author. 
Fiery cinema : the emergence of an affective medium in China, 1915-1945 / 
Weihong Bao. 
Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press, [2015]. 


863.3 C419dx. 
Stavans, Ilan. 
Quixote : the novel and the world / Ilan Stavans. 
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2015. 
First edition. 


930 C581. 
Cities that shaped the ancient world / edited by John Julius Norwich. 
New York, New York : Thames & Hudson Inc., 2014. 

937.05 C128st. 
Stevenson, Tom (Thomas Reginald), 1958-
Julius Caesar and the transformation of the Roman Republic / Tom Stevenson.  
New York : Routledge, 2014. 

940.53 W9271. 
World at war [videorecording] / Thames colour production, in cooperation with 
the Imperial War Museum. 
London : Thames Television, 1973-2003. 
30th anniversary limited edition. 

940.5459 V646. 
Victory at sea [videorecording] / [a production of the National Broadcasting 
Company in cooperation with the United States Navy] ; produced by Henry Salomon ; directed by M. Clay Adams ; written by Henry Salomon with Richard Hanser. 
[United States] : Mill Creek Entertainment, c2005. 
Multi-disk collectors set. 

943.086 R813. 
Rosenfeld, Gavriel David, 1967- author. 
Hi Hitler! : how the Nazi past is being normalized in contemporary culture / 
Gavriel D. Rosenfeld. 
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2015. 

946.04 G656. 
Goodwin, Robert, 1969-
Spain : the centre of the world, 1519-1682 / Robert Goodwin. 
New York, NY : Bloomsbury Press, 2015. 
First U.S. edition. 

947.0842 Y436. 
Yekelchyk, Serhy. 
Stalin's citizens : everyday politics in the wake of total war / Serhy 
Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, 2014. 

947.7086 M547. 
Menon, Rajan, 1953-
Conflict in Ukraine : the unwinding of the post-cold war order / Rajan Menon and Eugene Rumer.
Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, 2015. 

949.502 K142. 
Kaldellis, Anthony, author. 
The Byzantine Republic : people and power in New Rome / Anthony Kaldellis. 
Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 2015. 

956.9104 M151. 
McHugo, John, 1951-
Syria : a history of the last hundred years / John McHugo. 
New York : The New Press, 2015. 

956.94054 O543. 
O'Malley, Padraig, author. 
The two-state delusion : Israel and Palestine -- a tale of two narratives / 
Padraig O'Malley. 
New York : Viking, 2015. 

958.104 W582t. 
Tzemach Lemmon, Gayle, author. 
Ashley's war : the untold story of a team of women soldiers on the Special Ops battlefield / Gayle Tzemach Lemmon. 
New York, N.Y. : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015]. 
First edition. 

972.9403 G299. 
Geggus, David Patrick. 
The Haitian Revolution : a documentary history / edited and translated, with an introduction, by David Geggus. 
Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., [2014]. 

973.7 A5121. 
The American Civil War [videorecording] : an introspective look at the War Between the States / A & E Television Networks. 
New York : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, c2009. 

973.923 J67z. 
Zelizer, Julian E., author. 
The fierce urgency of now : Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the battle for the Great Society / Julian E. Zelizer. 
New York : Penguin Press, 2015. 

973.927 R287ro. 
Rossinow, Douglas C. (Douglas Charles), author. 
The Reagan Era : a History of the 1980s / Doug Rossinow. 
New York : Columbia University Press, [2015]. 

New on the shelves at EPL-North  October  2015


Atwood, Margaret, 1939-
The heart goes last : a novel / Margaret Atwood.
New York : Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, [2015].
First American edition.

Belfoure, Charles, 1954-author.
House of thieves : a novel / Charles Belfoure.
Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Landmark, [2015].

Connolyy, John, 1968-
A song of shadows : a Charlie Parker thriller / John Connolly.
New York : Atria/Emily Bestler Books, 2015.
First Emily Bestler Books/Atria Books hardcover edition.

Dallas, Sandra.
The last midwife / Sandra Dallas.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2015.
First edition. 

Johansen, Iris 
Shadow play / Iris Johansen.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2015.
First edition.

Karon, Jan, 1937-
Come rain or come shine / Jan Karon.
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons,[2015]. 

Moyes, Jojo, 1969-
After you / Jojo Moyes.
New York, New York : Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, [2015].  

Slaughter, Karin, 1971-author.
Pretty girls : a novel / Karin Slaughter.
[New York] : William Morrow, [2015]. 


153.35 G464
Gilbert, Elizabeth,1969-
Big magic : creative living beyond fear / Elizabeth Gilbert.
New York : Riverhead Books,2015.

248.4 O851
Osteen, Joel, author.
The power of I am : two words that will change your life today / Joel Osteen.
New York : Faith Words, 2015.
First edition. 

371.207 R958
Russakoff, Dale, author.
The prize : who's in charge of America's schools? / Dale Russakoff.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

615.3219 H263
Harding, Jennie.
The essential guide to oils : all the healing oils you will ever need for well-being and vitality / Jennie Harding.
London : Watkins Pub.,2013.

616.994 P839
Port, Elisa, author.
The new generation breast cancer book : how to navigate your diagnosis and treatment options--and remain optimistic--in an age of information overload / Elisa Port.
New York : Ballantine Books, [2015].

BIOGRAPHY 791.43028 M981s
Schnakenberg, Robert, author.
The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor / by Robert Schnakenberg.
Philadelphia : Quirk Books,[2015].

BIOGRAPHY 978.82 C987c
Caudill, Edward, author.
Inventing Custer : the making of an American legend / Edward Caudill and Paul Ashdown.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield,[2015].

BIOGRAPHY 973.922 K352o
Oppenheimer, Jerry, author.
RFK Jr. : Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and the dark side of the dream / Jerry Oppenheimer.
New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press,2015.
First edition. 

BIOGRAPHY 973.924 K618f
Ferguson, Niall, author.
Kissinger : the idealist, 1923-1968 / Niall Ferguson.
New York : Penguin Press,[2015].

973.927 O667
O'Reilly, Bill, author.
Killing Reagan : the violent assault that changed a presidency / Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2015.
First edition.

977.434 M311
Maraniss, David, author.
Once in a great city : a Detroit story / David Maraniss.
New York, NY : Simon & Schuster,|c2015.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.


Gaiman, Neil, author. 
The sleeper and the spindle /|cNeil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell.
New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.
First U.S. edition. 

Riggs, Ransom, author.
Library of souls / by Ransom Riggs.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Quirk Books,[2015]. 

Isayama, Hajime,|d1986- author, artist.
Attack on Titan.|n15 / Hajime Isayama ; translation, Ko Ransom ; lettering, Steve Wands ; editing, Ben Applegate.
New York : Kodansha Comics, [2015]. 


Karon, Jan, 1937-
Come rain or come shine[soundrecording] / Jan Karon.
[New York] : Penguin Audio, [2015].

Rushdie, Salman.
Two years, eight months, and twenty-eight nights [sound recording] : a novel / Salman Rushdie.
[Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape ; [New York] : Penguin Random House Audio, [2015]. 


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