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Los Angeles Valley College
New Additions to the Collection
August 2011


AGRICULTURE
ANTHROPOLOGY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
CHILDREN'S SECTION BOOKS
EDUCATION
FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS
FINE ARTS
GENERAL WORKS
GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)
HISTORY (GENERAL)
HISTORY: UNITED STATES
HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS
LANGUAGE
LAW
LIBRARY SCIENCE
LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS
MEDICINE
MILITARY SCIENCE
MUSIC
NAVAL SCIENCE
PHILOSOPHY
POLITICAL SCIENCE
PSYCHOLOGY
REFERENCE SECTION
RELIGION
SCIENCE
SOCIAL SCIENCES
SPORTS
TECHNOLOGY


A - GENERAL WORKS

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B - PHILOSOPHY, PSYCHOLOGY, AND RELIGION

An introduction to Buddhist philosophy / Stephen J. Laumakis.
B162 .L35 2008

The music of Pythagoras : how an ancient brotherhood cracked the code of
the universe and lit the path from antiquity to outer space /
Kitty Ferguson.
B243 .F47 2008

A guide to the good life : the ancient art of Stoic joy / William B. Irvine.
B528 .I78 2009

The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy / edited by James Hankins.
B775 .C244 2007

Scepticism and the possibility of knowledge / A.C. Grayling.
B837 .G735 2008

Concern for the other : perspectives on the ethics of K.E. Logstrup /
edited by Svend Andersen and Kees van Kooten Niekerk.
B4382 .L64 C66 2007

The good, the true and the beautiful : a quest for meaning / Michael Boylan.
BD21 .B65 2008

Reinventing the body, resurrecting the soul : how to create a new you /
Deepak Chopra.
BF161 .C46 2009

What intelligence tests miss : the psychology of rational thought /
Keith E. Stanovich.
BF431 .S687 2009

Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable / Bruce M. Hood.
BF773 .H66 2009

The faith of scientists in their own words / edited, with commentary,
by Nancy K. Frankenberry.
BL241 .F358 2008

Indo-European poetry and myth / M.L. West.
BL660 .W47 2008

Jews and Judaism in the Middle Ages / Theodore L. Steinberg.
BM180 .S74 2008

Spiritual activism : a Jewish guide to leadership and repairing the world
/ Avraham Weiss ; foreword by Alan M. Dershowitz.
BM729 .L43 W45 2008

Islam and the secular state : negotiating the future of Sharia /
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naim.
BP190.5 .S35 N35 2008

Making the best of it : following Christ in the real world /
John G. Stackhouse, Jr.
BR115 .C8 S715 2008

The lost history of Christianity : the thousand-year golden age of the
church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia- and how it died /
Philip Jenkins.
BR165 .J52 2008

Judas : a biography / Susan Gubar.
BS2460 .J8 G83 2009

Surprised by hope : rethinking heaven, the resurrection, and the mission
of the church / N.T. Wright.
BT903 .W75 2008

Water from a deep well : Christian spirituality from early martyrs to
modern missionaries / Gerald L. Sittser ; foreword by Eugene H. Peterson.
BV4501.3 .S5848 2007

God & Caesar : selected essays on religion, politics, & society / George
Pell ; edited by M.A. Casey.
BX1793 .P45 2007

Paisley : religion and politics in Northern Ireland / Steve Bruce.
BX9225 .P24 B79 2009

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C - HISTORY (GENERAL)

Unholy business : a true tale of faith, greed, and forgery in the Holy Land /
Nina Burleigh.
CC140 .B87 2008

How to do biography : a primer / Nigel Hamilton.
CT22 .H36 2008

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D - HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)

The bitter road to freedom : a new history of the liberation of Europe /
William I. Hitchcock.
D755.7 .H56 2009

The sixties unplugged : a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade /
Gerard J. DeGroot.
D1053 .D4 2008

Reflections on the revolution in Europe : immigration, Islam, and the West/
Christopher Caldwell.
D1056.2 .M87 C35 2009

Gandhi & Churchill : the epic rivalry that destroyed an empire and forged
our age / Arthur Herman.
DA47.9 .I4 H47 2009

Irish freedom : the history of nationalism in Ireland / Richard English.
DA910 .E56 2007

Betrayal : France, the Arabs, and the Jews / by David Pryce-Jones.
DC59.8 .L4 P79 2006

The wars against Napoleon : debunking the myth of the Napoleonic Wars /
Michel Franceschi and Ben Weider ; translated by Jonathan M. House.
DC202.7 .F7313 2008

Hitler's private library : the books that shaped his life /
Timothy W. Ryback.
DD247 .H5 R94 2008

The fires of Vesuvius : Pompeii lost and found / Mary Beard.
DG70 .P7 B43 2008

Historical dictionary of Bosnia and Herzegovina / Ante Cuvalo.
DR1685 .C88 2007

Invisible nation : how the Kurds' quest for statehood is shaping Iraq and
the Middle East / Quil Lawrence.
DS70.8 .K8 L39 2008

The long road to Baghdad : a history of U.S. foreign policy from the 1970s
to the present / Lloyd C. Gardner.
DS79.76 .G366 2008

Icon of evil : Hitler's mufti and the rise of radical Islam /
David G. Dalin and John F. Rothmann.
DS125.3 .H79 D35 2008

Making enemies : war and state building in Burma / Mary P. Callahan.
DS529.7 .C35 2005

Cleopatra : last queen of Egypt / Joyce Tyldesley.
DT92.7 .T95 2008b

War child : a child soldier's story / Emmanuel Jal with Megan Lloyd Davies.
DT157.672 .J35 2009

Qaddafi's Libya in world politics / Yehudit Ronen.
DT236 .Y44 2008

A thousand hills : Rwanda's rebirth and the man who dreamed it/
Stephen Kinzer.
DT450.437 .K37 K56 2008

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E - HISTORY: UNITED STATES

Historical dictionary of Native American movements /
Todd Leahy and Raymond Wilson.
E93 .L43 2008

The Comanche empire / Pekka Hamalainen.
E99 .C85 H27 2008

Distracted : the erosion of attention and the coming Dark Age /
Maggie Jackson ; foreword by Bill McKibben.
E169.12 .J26 2008

Perils of empire : the Roman republic and the American republic /
Monte Pearson.
E179 .P356 2008

How race survived US history : from settlement and slavery to the Obama
phenomenon / David R. Roediger.
E184 .A1 R642 2008

The African American experience : black history and culture through
speeches, letters, editorials, poems, songs, and stories /
edited by Kai Wright.
E184.6 .A33 2009

Alain L. Locke : biography of a philosopher / Leonard Harris & Charles
Molesworth.
E185.97 .L79 H37 2008

To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells / Mia Bay.
E185.97 .W55 B39 2009

America's hidden history : untold tales of the first Pilgrims, fighting
women, and forgotten founders who shaped a nation / Kenneth C. Davis.
E188 .D4 2008

William Lloyd Garrison at two hundred : history, legacy, and memory /
edited by James Brewer Stewart.
E449 .G25 W55 2008

Lincoln and the decision for war : the northern response to secession /
Russell McClintock.
E456 .M26 2008

The assassin's accomplice : Mary Surratt and the plot to kill Abraham
Lincoln / Kate Clifford Larson.
E457.5 .L33 2008

The road to Dallas : the assassination of John F. Kennedy / David Kaiser.
E842.9 .K25 2008

The Reagan I knew / William F. Buckley, Jr.
E877 .B83 2008

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F - HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS

Basic Brown : my life and our times / Willie Brown.
F866.4 .B76 A3 2008

Conquistador : Hernan Cortes, King Montezuma, and the last stand of the
Aztecs / Buddy Levy.
F1230 .L45 2009

The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon /
David Grann.
F2546 .G747 2009

A sourcebook of Nasca ceramic iconography : reading a culture through its
art / Donald A. Proulx.
F3429.3 .P8 P76 2006

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G - GEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SPORTS

Coast lines : how mapmakers frame the world and chart environmental change
/ Mark Monmonier.
GA108.7 .M65 2008

The little green handbook : seven trends shaping the future of our planet
/ Ron Nielsen.
GE140 .N542 2006

Dry : life without water / Ehsan Masood, Daniel Schaffer, editors.
GF55 .D78 2006

Blood in the cage : mixed martial arts, Pat Miletich, and the furious rise
of the UFC / L. Jon Wertheim.
GV1102.7 .M59 W47 2009

Muhammad Ali : the making of an icon / Michael Ezra.
GV1132 .A4 E97 2009

The dancer within : intimate conversations with great dancers /
photographs and text by Rose Eichenbaum ; edited by Aron Hirt-Manheimer.
GV1785 .A1 E52 2008

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H - SOCIAL SCIENCES

Castles, battles, & bombs : how economics explains military history /
Jurgen Brauer and Hubert van Tuyll.
HB195 .B69 2008

Reforming Wall Street : [opposing viewpoints] / David Haugen and
Susan Musser, book editors.
HB3722 .R427 2011

Crunch : why do I feel so squeezed? (and other unsolved economic
mysteries) / Jared Bernstein.
HC106.83 .B472 2008

Capital offense : how Washington's wise men turned America's future over
to Wall Street / Michael Hirsh.
HC106.84 .H57 2010
A people's history of poverty in America / Stephen Pimpare.
HC110 .P6 P56 2008

The man who hated work and loved labor / Les Leopold.
HD6509 .M39 L46 2007

The great risk shift : the new economic insecurity and the decline of the
American dream / Jacob S. Hacker.
HD7125 .H24 2008

The war for wealth : the true story of globalization or why the flat world
is broken / Gabor Steingart.
HF1359 .S7364 2008
Strategies for the green economy : opportunities and challenges in the new
world of business / Joel Makower ; with exclusive by Cara Pike.
HF5413 .M35 2009

Franchise times guide to selecting, buying & owning a franchise / Julie
Bennett, with Cheryl Babcock ; foreword by John Hamburger.
HF5429.23 .B46 2008

Good in a room : how to sell yourself (and your ideas) and win over any
audience / Stephanie Palmer.
HF5438.8 .P75 P35 2008

Wall Street : America's dream palace / Steve Fraser.
HG172 .A2 F72 2008

Fight for your money : how to stop getting ripped off and save a fortune /
David Bach.
HG179 .B2343 2009

Mindful economics : how the U.S. economy works, why it matters, and how it
could be different / Joel Magnuson.
HG181 .M283 2008

The great inflation and its aftermath : the past and future of American
affluence / Robert J. Samuelson.
HG540 .S26 2008

The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America
/ Susan Wise Bauer.
HQ18 .U5 B34 2008

I don't : a contrarian history of marriage / Susan Squire.
HQ503 .S687 2008

Reading boyishly : Roland Barthes, J. M. Barrie, Jacques Henri Lartigue,
Marcel Proust, and D. W. Winnicott / Carol Mavor.
HQ755.85 .M35 2007

The dumbest generation : how the digital age stupefies young Americans and
jeopardizes our future (or, don't trust anyone under 30) / Mark Bauerlein.
HQ799.7 .B38 2008

Women for president : media bias in nine campaigns / Erika Falk.
HQ1391 .U5 F35 2010

Frontiers of femininity : a new historical geography of the
nineteenth-century American West / Karen M. Morin.
HQ1410 .M67 2008

Economic gangsters : corruption, violence, and the poverty of nations /
Raymond Fisman and Edward Miguel.
HV6768 .F57 2008

When mothers kill : interviews from prison / Michelle Oberman and
Cheryl L. Meyer.
HV9471 .O34 2008

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J - POLITICAL SCIENCE

Peaceful resistance : advancing human rights and democratic freedoms /
Robert M. Press.
JC328.3 .P74 2006

The conservatives have no clothes : why right-wing ideas keep failing /
Greg Anrig.
JC573.2 .U6 A57 2007

John Rawls : his life and theory of justice / Thomas Pogge ; translated by
Michelle Kosch.
JC578 .R383 P638 2007

Attack politics : negativity in presidential campaigns since 1960 /
Emmett H. Buell Jr. and Lee Sigelman.
JK524 .B785 2009

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K - LAW

The legal analyst : a toolkit for thinking about the law /
Ward Farnsworth.
K212 .F37 2007

The tie goes to freedom : Justice Anthony M. Kennedy on liberty /
Helen J. Knowles.
KF4749 .K63 2009

When law fails : making sense of miscarriages of justice / edited by
Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. and Austin Sarat.
KF8700 .W48 2009

Legacy and legitimacy : Black Americans and the Supreme Court /
Rosalee A. Clawson and Eric N. Waltenburg.
KF8748 .C428 2009

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L - EDUCATION

Early literacy in preschool and kindergarten : a multicultural perspective /
Janice J. Beaty, Linda Pratt.
LB1140.5 .L3 B43 2007

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M - MUSIC

The people's artist : Prokofiev's Soviet years / Simon Morrison.
ML410 .P865 M67 2009

The Cambridge companion to Schumann / edited by Beate Perrey.
ML410 .S4 C3 2007

Mary Martin, Broadway legend / Ronald L. Davis.
ML420 .M332 D38 2008

Capturing sound : how technology has changed music / Mark Katz.
ML3790 .K277 2010

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N - FINE ARTS

The essential Frank Lloyd Wright : critical writings on architecture /
Frank Lloyd Wright ; edited by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer.
NA2560 .W68 2008

Masters of design : logos & identity : a collective of the world's most
inspiring logo designers / Sean Adams.
NC1002 .L63 A32 2008

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P - LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS

What I talk about when I talk about running : a memoir / Haruki Murakami ;
translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.
PL856 .U673 Z465 2008

A short history of film / Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster.
PN1993.5 .A1 D53 2008

Michelangelo Antonioni : interviews / edited by Bert Cardullo.
PN1998.3 .A58 A3 2008

The philosophy of the Coen brothers / edited by Mark T. Conard.
PN1998.3 .C6635 P45 2009

Jim Jarmusch / Juan A. Suarez.
PN1998.3 .J33 S83 2007

Kubrick's hope : discovering optimism from 2001 to Eyes wide shut /
Julian Rice.
PN1998.3 .K83 R53 2008

Vincente Minnelli : the art of entertainment / edited by Joe McElhaney.
PN1998.3 .M56 V56 2009

Sam Peckinpah : interviews / edited by Kevin J. Hayes.
PN1998.3 .P43 A3 2008

Paul Schrader / George Kouvaros.
PN1998.3 .S358 K68 2008

Ousmane Semb*ene : interviews / edited by Annett Busch and Max Annas.
PN1998.3 .S397 A3 2008

The global game : writers on soccer / edited by John Turnbull, Thom
Satterlee, & Alon Raab.
PN6071 .S516 G56 2008

The Cambridge companion to medieval French literature / edited by Simon
Gaunt and Sarah Kay.
PQ156 .C363 2008

Notebooks, 1951-1959 / by Albert Camus ; translated from the French, with
an introduction and afterword, by Ryan Bloom.
PQ2605 .A3734 Z5213 2008

The Cambridge companion to Camus / edited by Edward J. Hughes.
PQ2605 .A3734 Z6258 2007

Catching life by the throat : how to read poetry and why : poems from
eight great poets / [edited by] Josephine Hart.
PR1221 .C34 2008

How Joyce wrote Finnegans wake : a chapter-by-chapter genetic guide /
edited by Luca Crispi and Sam Slote.
PR6019 .O9 F59353 2007

Zora Neale Hurston : a biography of the spirit / Deborah G. Plant.
PS3515 .U789 Z824 2007

Elegy : poems / by Mary Jo Bang.
PS3552 .A47546 E55 2007

Charles Bukowski : portions from a wine-stained notebook : uncollected
stories and essays, 1944-1990 / edited and with an introduction by David
Stephen Calonne.
PS3552 .U4 A6 2008

187 reasons mexicanos can't cross the border : undocuments, 1971-2007 / Juan Felipe Herrera.
PS3558 .E74 A614 2007

Flannery : a life of Flannery O'Connor / Brad Gooch.
PS3565 .C57 Z6795 2009

Armageddon in retrospect : and other new and unpublished writings on war
and peace / Kurt Vonnegut ; [introduction by Mark Vonnegut]
PS3572 .O5 A89 2008

The bad wife handbook / Rachel Zucker.
PS3626 .U26 B33 2007

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Q - SCIENCE

One to nine : the inner life of numbers / Andrew Hodges.
QA113 .H635 2008

Beginning algebra / K. Elayn Martin-Gay.
QA152.3 .M353 2005

The Pluto files : the rise and fall of America's favorite planet /
Neil deGrasse Tyson.
QB701 .T97 2009

The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the
birth of America / Steven Johnson.
QD22 .P8 J635 2008

When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes
in your body / Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist.
QH431 .C474 2007

Gene sharing and evolution : the diversity of protein functions /
Joram Piatigorsky.
QH450 .P53 2007

What is life? : investigating the nature of life in the age of synthetic
biology / Ed Regis.
QH501 .R434 2009

Trees, truffles, and beasts : how forests function / Chris Maser,
Andrew W. Claridge, and James M. Trappe.
QH541.5 .F6 M378 2008

Green inheritance : the WWF book of plants / Anthony Huxley ; foreword by
Sir David Attenborough.
QK50 .H83 2005

Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of
animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process /
Irene M. Pepperberg.
QL696 .P7 P457 2008

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R - MEDICINE

Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge /
Robert M. Veatch.
R723.5 .V43 2009

Worried sick : a prescription for health in an overtreated America /
Nortin M. Hadler.
RA395 .A3 H332 2008

The healthy skeptic : cutting through the hype about your health /
Robert J. Davis.
RA440.5 .D38 2008

Doubt is their product : how industry's assault on science threatens your
health / David Michaels.
RA1229 .M53 2008

Autism and Asperger syndrome / Simon Baron-Cohen.
RC553 .A88 B368 2008

Spinal cord injury and the family : a new guide /
Michelle J. Alpert, Saul Wisnia.
RD594.3 .A47 2008

The back book / Ziya L. Gokaslan, Lee Hunter Riley III ;
illustrated by Ian Suk.
RD771 .B217 G65 2008

The unhealthy truth : how our food is making us sick and what we can do
about it / Robyn O'Brien with Rachel Kranz.
RJ386.5 .O27 2009

What works for bipolar kids : help and hope for parents /
Mani Pavuluri; foreword by Susan Resko.
RJ506 .D4 P38 2008

Helping teens who cut : understanding and ending self-injury /
Michael Hollander.
RJ506 .S44 H635 2008

The new science of perfect skin : understanding skin care myths and
miracles for radiant skin at any age / Daniel B. Yarosh.
RL87 .Y37 2008

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S - AGRICULTURE

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T - TECHNOLOGY

Future imperfect : technology and freedom in an uncertain world /
David D. Friedman.
T174 .F75 2008

Fueling our future : an introduction to sustainable energy / Robert L.
Evans.
TJ163.2 .E86 2007

U.S. national debate topic 2011-2012 : American space exploration and
development / edited by Christopher Mari.
TL789.8 .U5 U514 2011

Digital photography masterclass / Tom Ang.
TR267 .A5354 2008

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U - MILITARY SCIENCE

The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin
Powell / edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews.
U52 .A77 2008

The nuclear express : a political history of the bomb and its
proliferation / Thomas C. Reed and Danny B. Stillman.
U264 .R44 2009

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V - NAVAL SCIENCE

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Z - LIBRARY SCIENCE - BIBLIOGRAPHY

The woman who discovered printing / T.H. Barrett.
Z186 .C5 B37 2008

Meggs : making graphic design history / editors, Rob Carter, Libby Meggs,
Sandra Wheeler ; contributors, Rob Carter ... [et al.].
Z246 .M427 2008

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REFERENCE SECTION BOOKS

The College Board book of majors.
L901 .C7442 2012

Theories for everything : an illustrated history of science from the
invention of numbers to string theory /
[John Langone, Bruce Stutz, and Andrea Gianopoulos].
Q125 .L29 2006

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FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS

The journey home / Dermot Bolger.
FICTION 2008

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CHILDREN'S SECTION BOOKS

Toothbrush, jammies, man in the moon-- why is it bedtime so soon? /by
Nicole Tocco.
JUVENILE 2006

Fabulous : a portrait of Andy Warhol / by Bonnie Christensen.
JUVENILE 2011

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