New Books for April 2014

As you may have been relaxing over Spring Break and refueling for the second half of the semester, the Cofrin Library was hard at work picking out some great books to add to our collection.

We have really added some great new titles to the library shelves this month! To search for the call number and location, type the book title into the Search@UW box on the library homepage.


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Age of radiance : the epic rise and dramatic fall of the Atomic Era / Craig Nelson.
Americana collection : poems of war and peace / by John Jiambalvo.
Andrew Jackson, southerner / Mark R. Cheathem.
Appomattox : victory, defeat, and freedom at the end of the Civil War / Elizabeth R. Varon.
Armory Show at 100 : modernism and revolution / edited by Marilyn Satin Kushner and Kimberly Orcutt ; Casey Nelson Blake, Senior Historian.
Boy problem : educating boys in urban America, 1870-1970 / Julia Grant.
Britain’s industrial revolution : the making of a manufacturing people, 1700-1870 / Barrie Trinder.
Carthage : [a novel] / Joyce Carol Oates.
Congo / Thomas Turner.
Encounter on the Great Plains : Scandinavian settlers and the dispossession of Dakota Indians, 1890-1930 / Karen V. Hansen.
Europe (c. 1400-1458) / Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini ; translated by Robert Brown ; introduced and annotated by Nancy Bisaha.
Fast-changing Arctic : rethinking Arctic security for a warmer world / edited by Barry Scott Zellen.
Forgotten voices of Mao’s great famine, 1958-1962 : an oral history / Zhou Xun.
Garden of marvels : how we discovered that flowers have sex, leaves eat air, and other secrets of plants / Ruth Kassinger.
Guest workers or colonized labor? : Mexican labor migration to the United States / Gilbert G. Gonzalez.
How much is enough? : money and the good life / Robert Skidelsky & Edward Skidelsky.
In line behind a billion people : how scarcity will define China’s ascent in the next decade / by Damien Ma and William Adams.
Insuring children’s health : contentious politics and public policy / Alice Sardell.
It’s complicated : the social lives of networked teens / danah boyd.
Jim Crow Wisdom : Memory and Identity in Black America since 1940 / Jonathan Scott Holloway.
Naked future : what happens in a world that anticipates your every move? / Patrick Tucker.
Narratives of diaspora : representations of Asia in Chinese American literature / Walter S. H. Lim.
Pests in the city : flies, bedbugs, cockroaches, and rats / Dawn Day Biehler.
Practical Drucker : applying the wisdom of the world’s greatest management thinker / William A. Cohen.
Queen Anne : the politics of passion / Anne Somerset.
Romantic women writers, revolution and prophecy : rebellious daughters, 1786-1826 / Orianne Smith, University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Strategic decision-making in presidential nominations : when and why party elites decide to support a candidate / Kenny J. Whitby.
Strategy : a history / Lawrence Freedman.
Sustainable knowledge : a theory of interdisciplinarity / Robert Frodeman.
Too hot to touch : the problem of high-level nuclear waste / William M. Alley and Rosemarie Alley.
Tracks on a page : Louise Erdrich, her life and works / Frances Washburn.
What is your race? : the census and our flawed efforts to classify Americans / Kenneth Prewitt.
Working people : a history of African American workers since emancipation / Steven A. Reich.
Would you kill the fat man? : the trolley problem and what your answer tells us about right and wrong / David Edmonds.

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