It’s getting pretty chilly outside so you’re probably finding yourself indoors a little more often sipping coffee or tea. Why not enjoy a new title with your cuppa? Here’s a list of new books for November. You can find these titles on the 3rd floor New to the Library bookshelf across from the public services desk. Check one out then tells us what you think!
Mad catastrophe : the outbreak of World War I and the collapse of the Habsburg Empire / Geoffrey Wawro.
How could this happen : explaining the Holocaust / Dan McMillan.
Poilu : the World War I notebooks of Louis Barthas, barrelmaker, 1914-1918 / translated by Edward M. Strauss ; Foreword by Robert Crowley ; Introductions and afterword by Rémy Cazals.
Genesis : Truman, American Jews, and the origins of the Arab/Israeli conflict / John B. Judis.
Ancient Persia : a concise history of the Achaemenid Empire, 550-330 BCE / Matt Waters, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Another darkness, another dawn : a history of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers / Becky Taylor.
American fun : four centuries of joyous revolt / John Beckman.
Color matters : skin tone bias and the myth of a post-racial America / edited by Kimberly Jade Norwood.
Black gambler’s world of liquor, vice, and presidential politics : William Thomas Scott of Illinois, 1839-1917 / Bruce L. Mouser ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Ring shout, wheel about : the racial politics of music and dance in North American slavery / Katrina Dyonne Thompson.
No end save victory : how FDR led the nation into war / David Kaiser.
Ethnic cleansing and the Indian : the crime that should haunt America / Gary Clayton Anderson.
Social issues in contemporary native America : reflections from Turtle Island / edited by Hilary N. Weaver.
Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad : the Geography of Resistance / Cheryl Janifer LaRoche.
1177 B.C. : the year civilization collapsed / Eric H. Cline.
Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever / Maude Barlow.
Food for change : the politics and values of social movements / Jeff Pratt and Peter Luetchford ; with Myriem Naji and Sara Avanzino.
Practical guide to needs assessment / Catherine M. Sleezer, Darlene F. Russ-Eft, Kavita Gupta.
Bad paper : chasing debt from Wall Street to the underworld / Jake Halpern.
Jean Paton and the struggle to reform American adoption / E. Wayne Carp.
Timing and turnout : how off-cycle elections favor organized groups / Sarah F. Anzia.
Path of American public policy : comparative perspectives / Anne Marie Cammisa and Paul Christopher Manuel.
Ruling Russia : authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin / William Zimmerman.
Wham! : teaching with graphic novels across the curriculum / William Brozo, Gary Moorman, Carla K. Meyer ; foreword by Stergios Botzakis.
Art of play : recess and the practice of invention / Anna R. Beresin.
LGBTQ youth and education : policies and practices / Cris Mayo.
Thinking about thinking : metacognition for music learning / Carol W. Benton.
Sense of style : the thinking person’s guide to writing in the 21st century / Steven Pinker.
All about skin : short fiction by women of color / edited by Jina Ortiz and Rochelle Spencer.
Reading Dante / Giuseppe Mazzotta.
Innovators : how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution / Walter Isaacson.
Being me with OCD : how I learned to obsess less and live my life / Alison Dotson ; foreword