Baxter Library
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 Wilmington, CA 90744
 Phone: 310-233-4473
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New Additions to the Collection, May 2011

AGRICULTURE
ANTHROPOLOGY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
BIOGRAPHY
CHILDREN'S BOOKS
E-BOOKS
EDUCATION
FICTION
FINE ARTS
GENERAL WORKS
GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY (EXCEPT AMERICAN)
HISTORY (GENERAL)
HISTORY: UNITED STATES (GENERAL)
HISTORY: UNITED STATES (LOCAL)
LANGUAGE
 

LAW
LIBRARY SCIENCE
LITERATURE
MEDICINE
MILITARY SCIENCE
MUSIC
NAVAL SCIENCE
PHILOSOPHY
POLITICAL SCIENCE
PSYCHOLOGY
RELIGION
SCIENCE
SOCIAL SCIENCES
SPORTS
TECHNOLOGY

 

A-GENERAL WORKS

The World almanac and book of facts.
AY67 .N5 W7 2008

B-PHILOSOPHY, PSYCHOLOGY, AND RELIGION

Gay, straight, and the reason why : the science of sexual orientation /
Simon LeVay.
BF692 .L476 2011

The Penguin book of classical myths / Jenny March.
BL723 .M37 2009

Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best
qualities of religion are also its most dangerous / Ariel Glucklich.
BP190.5 .T47 G57 2009

C-HISTORY

The making of the West : peoples and cultures, a concise history / Lynn
Hunt ... [et.al.].
CB245 .M34 2007 v.2

Current biography yearbook.

CT100 .C8 2010

 D-HISTORY (EXCEPT AMERICAN)

Invented knowledge : false history, fake science and pseudo-religions /
Ronald H. Fritze.
D10 .F85 2009

The illusion of victory : America in World War I / Thomas Fleming.
D570 .F58 2004

Ten days to destiny : the secret story of the Hess peace initiative and
British efforts to strike a deal with Hitler / John Costello.
D750 .C67 1991

Abandon ship! : the saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's greatest
sea disaster / Richard F. Newcomb ; with an introduction and afterword by
Peter Maas.
D774 .I5 N4 2001

Give war a chance : eyewitness accounts of mankind's struggle against
tyranny, injustice, and alcohol-free beer / P.J. O'Rourke.
D849 .O76 1992

Top stories : behind the headlines
D862 .T6 2010

William and Kate : a royal love story / Christopher Andersen.
DA591 .A45 W5528 2011

Napoleon's marshals / David G. Chandler, editor-in-chief.

DC198 .A1 N36 1987

Stalin : the court of the red tsar / Simon Sebag Montefiore.
DK268 .S8 M573 2004

Homeland insecurity : the Arab American and Muslim American experience
after 9/11 / Louise A. Cainkar.
E184 .A65 C35 2009

A different kind of preacher / by Clarence Lee.
E185.97 L44

Adams vs. Jefferson : the tumultuous election of 1800 / John Ferling.
E330 .F47 2004

The failure of the founding fathers : Jefferson, Marshall, and the rise of
presidential democracy / Bruce Ackerman.
E331 .A15 2005

What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848 / Daniel
Walker Howe.
E338 .H69 2007

Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief / James M. McPherson.
E457.2 .M478 2008

Southern storm : Sherman's march to the sea / Noah Andre Trudeau.
E476.69 .T78 2008

A century of media, a century of war / Robin Andersen.

E745 .A54 2006

15 stars : Eisenhower, MacArthur, Marshall : three generals who saved the
American century / Stanley Weintraub.
E745 .W45 2007

Theodore Rex / Edmund Morris.

E757 .M885 2001

Some of it was fun : working with RFK and LBJ / Nicholas deB. Katzenbach.
E840.8 .K285 A3 2008

Silent coup : the removal of a President / Len Colodny and Robert Gettlin.
E860 .C635 1991

America's secret war : inside the hidden worldwide struggle between
America and its enemies / George Friedman.
E902 .F76 2004

E-HISTORY: UNITED STATES (GENERAL)

American battlefields : a complete guide to the historic conflicts in
words, maps, and photos / Hubbard Cobb ; maps by Donald Brunelle.
E159 .C65 1995a

Presidential courage : brave leaders and how they changed America,
1789-1989 / Michael Beschloss.
E176.1 .B47 2007

The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the
people / Richard J. Barnet.
E181 .B37 1990

"The target is destroyed" : what really happened to flight 007 and what
America knew about it.
E183.8 .S65 H46 1986

 Homeland insecurity : the Arab American and Muslim American experience
after 9/11 / Louise A. Cainkar.
E184 .A65 C35 2009

 A different kind of preacher / by Clarence Lee.
E185.97 L44

Adams vs. Jefferson : the tumultuous election of 1800 / John Ferling.
E330 .F47 2004

The failure of the founding fathers : Jefferson, Marshall, and the rise of
presidential democracy / Bruce Ackerman.
E331 .A15 2005

What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848 / Daniel
Walker Howe.
E338 .H69 2007

Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief / James M. McPherson.
E457.2 .M478 2008

Southern storm : Sherman's march to the sea / Noah Andre Trudeau.
E476.69 .T78 2008

A century of media, a century of war / Robin Andersen.

E745 .A54 2006

15 stars : Eisenhower, MacArthur, Marshall : three generals who saved the
American century / Stanley Weintraub.
E745 .W45 2007

Theodore Rex / Edmund Morris.

E757 .M885 2001

Some of it was fun : working with RFK and LBJ / Nicholas deB. Katzenbach.
E840.8 .K285 A3 2008

Silent coup : the removal of a President / Len Colodny and Robert Gettlin.
E860 .C635 1991

America's secret war : inside the hidden worldwide struggle between
America and its enemies / George Friedman.
E902 .F76 2004

F-HISTORY:UNITED STATES (LOCAL)

The Black history of the White House / Clarence Lusane.
F204 .W5 L87 2011

The illuminated landscape : a Sierra Nevada anthology / edited by Gary Noy
and Rick Heide ; foreword by Robert Hanna ; illustrations by Joe Medeiros.
F868 .S5 I55 2010

Mexico's revolution then and now / by James D. Cockcroft.
F1234 .C65 2010

G-GEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SPORTS

The image of the world : 20 centuries of world maps / Peter Whitfield.
GA201 .W48 2010

Soccer : the player's handbook / M.B. Roberts ; photographs by Ronald C.
Modra.
GV943 .R55 2010

Busting Vegas : the MIT whiz kid who brought the casinos to their knees /
Ben Mezrich ; afterword by Semyon Dukach.
GV1247 .M495 2005

Tap dancing America : a cultural history / Constance Valis Hill.
GV1794 .H485 2010

H-SOCIAL SCIENCES

Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything /
Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner.
HB74 .P8 L479 2005

Superfreakonomics : global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide
bombers should buy life insurance / Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner.
HB74 .P8 L4797 2009

International directory of company histories.
HD2721 .I63 1988 v.122

Summer jobs worldwide 2011 / with an introduction by Susan Griffith.
HD6271 .S86 2011

E-learning and the science of instruction : proven guidelines for
consumers and designers of multimedia learning / Ruth Colvin Clark,
Richard E. Mayer.
HF1106 .C55 2008

The aging consumer : perspectives from psychology and economics / edited
by Aimee Drolet, Norbert Schwarz, Carolyn Yoon.
HF5415.332 .O43 A385 2010

Inside out : an insider's account of Wall Street / Dennis B. Levine, with
William Hoffer.
HG2463.L48 A3 1991

Deadly spin : an insurance company insider speaks out on how corporate PR
is killing health care and deceiving Americans / Wendell Potter.
HG9383 .P68 2010

Economic lives : how culture shapes the economy / Viviana A. Zelizer.
HM548 .Z42 2011

Spring forward : the annual madness of daylight saving / Michael Downing.
HN49.D3 D69 2005

Are we having fun yet? : the intelligent woman's guide to sex / Marcia
Douglass, Lisa Douglass.
HQ29 .D68 1997

Feminist frontiers : women who shaped the Midwest / edited by Yvonne J.
Johnson.
HQ1236.5 .U6 F45 2010

Amexica : war along the borderline / Ed Vulliamy.
HV5840 .M4 V85 2010

The terrorist watch : inside the desperate race to stop the next attack /
Ronald Kessler.
HV6431 .K424 2007

The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11 / Lawrence Wright.
HV6432.7 .W75 2006

Saturn's children : how the state devours liberty, prosperity and virtue /
Alan Duncan and Dominic Hobson.
JC571 .D874 1995

Parliament of whores : a lone humorist attempts to explain the entire U.S.
government / P.J. O'Rourke.
JK34 .O74 1991

J-POLITICAL SCIENCE

"I know it's dangerous" : why Mexicans risk their lives to cross the
border / Lynnaire M. Sheridan.
JV6483 .S538 2009

In the heart of another : immigrant women tell their stories / by Susan
Philips.
JV6602 .P45 2009

Iran : [opposing viewpoints] / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book
editors.
JZ1480 .A57 I7 2011

Rivals : how the power struggle between China, India and Japan will shape
our next decade / Bill Emmott.
JZ1720|b.E52 2008

The United Nations : [opposing viewpoints] / Laura Egendorf, book editor.
JZ4984.5 .U5355 2011

Do good fences make good neighbors? : what history teaches us about
strategic barriers and international security / Brent L. Sterling.
JZ5588 .S745 2009

K-LAW

Civil rights decisions of the United States Supreme Court : the 20th
century / Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors.
KF4745 .C58 1994

Civil rights decisions of the United States Supreme Court : the 19th
century / Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors.
KF4748 .C57 1994

L-EDUCATION

Discerning learning : colleges find new ways to show what students know /
[by Susan Headden]
LB2331.63 .H44

Organizing and managing information resources on your campus / Polley Ann
McClure, editor.
LB2395.7 .O75 2003

School reform : [opposing viewpoints] / Noah Berlatsky, book editor.
LB2806 .S3424 2011

Report on audited basic financial statements / Los Angeles Community
College District.

LB2830.L6878 2010

The right to be out : sexual orientation and gender identity in America's
public schools / Stuart Biegel.
LC212.92 .B52 2010

M-MUSIC

Contemporary musicians.
ML385 .C66 v. 70

Janis Joplin : rise up singing / Ann Angel ; introduction by Sam Andrew.
ML3930 .J65 A83 2010

In the heart of the beat : the poetry of rap / Alexs Pate.
ML3531 .P38 2010

N-FINE ARTS

The genius of the fair muse : painting and sculpture : celebrating
American women artists 1875 to 1945 : April 1-May 23, 1987 / essay by
Robert R. Preato ; artists? biographical sketches by Elyse Topalian ;
foreword by James D. Cox.
N6510 .P743 1987

Kienholz : the Hoerengracht / Ed and Nancy Reddin Kienholz.
N6537 .K48 A67 2002

On a scale that competes with the world : the art of Edward and Nancy
Reddin Kienholz / Robert L. Pincus.
N6537.K48 P56 1990

Charles White / Andrea D. Barnwell.

N6537 .W44 B37 2002

Roads of Arabia : archaeology and history of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia /
edited by Ali Ibrahim Al-Ghabban ... [et al.]
N7270 .R63 2010

Master drawings close-up / Julian Brooks.

NC225 .B76 2010

Cezanne in Provence / Philip Conisbee and Denis Coutagne, with
contributions by Francoise Cachin ... [et al.].

ND553 .C33 A4 2006

Gauguin : maker of myth / edited by Belinda Thomson ; consultant editor,
Tamar Garb ; with contributions by Philippe Dagen ... [et al.].
ND553.G27 .T46 2010

Graffiti L.A. : street styles and art / by Steve Grody ; foreword by James
Prigoff.
ND2638 .L67 G76 2006

Graffiti L.A. : street styles and art / by Steve Grody ; foreword by James
Prigoff.
ND2638 .L67 G76 2006 CD-ROM

Arabic art : after monuments in Cairo / Prisse d'Avennes ; foreword, Clara
Schmidt ; [translation: Juanita Steichen]
NK1270 .P75 2007

P-LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

Disinformation : 22 media myths that undermine the War on Terror / Richard
Miniter.
P96 .W36 M56 2005

Spanish made simple / revised by Judith Nemethy.
PC4112 .J22 2004

Easy Spanish step-by-step : mastering high-frequency grammar for Spanish
proficiency--fast! / Barbara Bregstein.
PC4112.5 .B74 2006

The professor and the madman : a tale of murder, insanity, and the making
of the Oxford English dictionary / Simon Winchester.
PE1617 .O94 W56 1998

 Poetry criticism : excerpts from criticism of the works of the most
significant and widely studied poets of world literature.
PN1010 .P499 v.114

The film industry : [opposing viewpoints / Roman Espejo, book editor.
PN1993.5 .U6 F495 2009

The devil's candy : The Bonfire of the vanities goes to Hollywood / Julie
Salamon.
PN1997 .B67963 S26 1991

Marilyn Monroe : the biography / Donald Spoto.
PN2287 .M69 S66 1993

Short story criticism : annual cumulative title index.
PN3335 .S46 v.1-146 Index

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.144

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.145

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.146

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.147

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.148

Short story criticism.

PN3335 .S46 v.149

We interrupt this broadcast : the events that stopped our lives-- : from
the Hindenburg explosion to the attacks of September 11 / Joe Garner.
PN4784 .T4 G36 2002

We interrupt this broadcast : the events that stopped our lives-- : from
the Hindenburg explosion to the attacks of September 11 / Joe Garner.
PN4784 .T4 G36 2002 CD1

We interrupt this broadcast : the events that stopped our lives-- : from
the Hindenburg explosion to the attacks of September 11 / Joe Garner.
PN4784 .T4 G36 2002 CD2

Blur : how to know what's true in the age of information overload / Bill
Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel.
PN4815.2 .K68 2010

Schulz and Peanuts : a biography / David Michaelis.
PN6727 .S3 Z788 2007

Representative American speeches.
PS668 .B3 2009/10

The Best American essays.

PS688 .B47 2010

Cannery row / John Steinbeck.

PS3537 .T3234 C3 2002

Obscene in the extreme : the burning and banning of John Steinbeck's The
grapes of wrath / Rick Wartzman.
PS3537.T3234 G895 2008

The reality shows / Karen Finley ; foreword by Kathleen Hanna ;
introduction by Ann Pellegrini.
PS3556 .I488 R43 2011

Dark emperor & other poems of the night / written by Joyce Sidman ;
illustrated by Rick Allen.
PS3569 .I295 D37 2010

Four great plays / by Henrik Ibsen ; translated by R. Farquharson Sharp ;
with an introduction and prefaces to each play by John Gassner.
PT8854 .S53 1981

Q-SCIENCE

 Mathematics beyond the numbers / George T. Gilbert, Rhonda L. Hatcher.
QA39.2 .G513 2000

 iPhone for dummies / by Edward C. Baig and Bob LeVitus.
QA76.8 .I64 B35 2009a

Little kids big book of animals / by Catherine D. Hughes.
QL49 .H8475 2010

My sanctuary : a place I call home / written by Doreen Ingram ;
illustrations by Josh Green.
QL737.P96 I54 2010

Brain storm : the flaws in the science of sex differences / Rebecca M.
Jordan-Young.
QP81.5 .J67 2010

The other brain : from dementia to schizophrenia, how new discoveries
about the brain are revolutionizing medicine and science / R. Douglas
Fields.
QP376 .F46 2010

R-MEDICINE

Scared to death : from BSE to global warming : how scares are costing us
the Earth / Christopher Booker and Richard North.
RA423.2 .B66 2007

Food myths and facts / Adam Woog.

RA784 .W66 2011

Health and disease / Diane Andrews Henningfeld.

RA793 .H46 2011

Welch, Lisa M. Schwartz, Steven Woloshin.
RC71.3 .W45 2011

Radiation protection in medical radiography / Mary Alice Statkiewicz
Sherer, Paula J. Visconti, E. Russell Ritenour.

RC78.3 .S54 2011

Skin cancer / Carrie Fredericks, book editor.
RC280 .S5 S5515 2010

The psychology of eating : from healthy to disordered behavior / Jane
Ogden.
RC552 .E18 O47 2010

The lupus book : a guide for patients and their families / Daniel J.
Wallace.
RC924.5 .L85 W35 2000

Bad burns : true survival stories / Sandra Markle.
RD96.4 .M367 2011

Ah-choo! : the uncommon life of your common cold / Jennifer Ackerman.
RF361 .A25 2010

You, raising your child : the owner's manual from first breath to first
grade / Michael F. Roizen and Mehmet C. Oz.
RJ131 .R62 2010

Nursing ... drug handbook.
RM301.12 .N87 2011

Rosemary Gladstar's herbal recipes for vibrant health : 175 teas, tonics,
oils, salves, tinctures, and other natural remedies for the entire family.
RM666 .H33 G532 2008

S-AGRICULTURE

The encyclopedia of herbs : a comprehensive reference to herbs of flavor
and fragrance / Arthur O. Tucker and Thomas DeBaggio ; edited by Francesco
DeBaggio.
SB351 .H5 T777 2009

Factory farming / Debra A. Miller, book editor.
SF140.L58 F33 2010

Historic fishing industry of San Pedro Bay / Russell R. Bradford.

SH222.C3 B73 2009

T-TECHNOLOGY

Conserving the environment / Debra A. Miller, book editor.
TD170.15 .C67 2010

National electrical code.

TK3275 .N328 2011

Red, white, and green : transforming U.S. biofuels / Jane Earley and Alice
McKeown ; Lisa Mastny, editor.
TP339 .R42 2009

Photography : the 50 most influential photographers of all time / Chris
Dickie.
TR139 .D54 2010

100 questions & answers about sports nutrition and exercise / Lilah Al
Masri, Simon Bartlett.
TX361 .A8 M374 2011

Eating history : 30 turning points in the making of American cuisine /
Andrew F. Smith.
TX715 .S651315 2009

U-MILITARY SCIENCE

Caring for veterans with deployment-related stress disorders : Iraq,
Afghanistan, and beyond / edited by Josef I. Ruzek ... [et al.].
U22.3 .C375 2011

Strategy & tactics of war / [Ned Willmott, John Pimlott ; ed. by Will
Fowler]
U102 .W73 1983

 V-NAVAL SCIENCE

Berths 136-147 Container Terminal [computer file] : draft environmental
impact statement ; environmental impact report / prepared by U.S. Army
Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District [and] Environmental Management
Division, Harbor Department ; with assistance from SAIC.
VK365 .L69 2007

Z-LIBRARY SCIENCE-BIBLIOGRPAHY

The trust : the private and powerful family behind the New York Times /
Susan E. Tifft, Alex S. Jones.
Z473 .N44 T54 1999

A universal history of the destruction of books : from ancient Sumer to
modern Iraq / Fernando Baez ; translated from the Spanish by Alfred
MacAdam.
Z659 .B3413 2008

 Books on fire : the destruction of libraries throughout history / Lucien
X. Polastron ; translated by Jon E. Graham.
Z721 .P5613 2007

BIOGRAPHY

None

FICTION

The closers : a novel / by Michael Connelly.
PZ4.C7532 Clo 2005

The Lincoln lawyer : a novel / Michael Connelly.
PZ4.C7532 Lin 2005

She's come undone / Wally Lamb.
PZ4.L22147 She 1996

The gangster we are all looking for / Le Thi Diem Thuy.
PZ4.L432 Gan 2004

The given day : a novel / Dennis Lehane.
PZ4 .L519 Giv 2008

CHILDREN'S BOOKS

Oh, the places you'll go! / by Dr. Seuss.
PZ8.3 .G276 Og 1990

Green eggs and ham / by Dr. Seuss.
PZ8.3 .S48 Gre 1988
 















 

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