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Los Angeles Valley College
New Additions to the Collection
April 2012


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

The philosopher and the wolf: lessons from the wild on love, death, and happiness /
Mark Rowlands.
BD450 .R659 2009


The invisible gorilla : and other ways our intuitions deceive us/
Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons.
BF321 .C43 2010b


Fractal time : why a watched kettle never boils/ Susie Vrobel.
BF468 .V76 2011


Conquering fear : living boldly in an uncertain world /
Harold S. Kushner.
BF575 .F2 K87 2010


The self-esteem trap : raising confident and compassionate kids in
an age of self-importance / Polly Young-Eisendrath.
BF723 .S3 Y67 2009


You were always mom's favorite! : sisters in conversation throughout
their lives / Deborah Tannen.
BF723 .S43 T36 2010


Color harmony compendium : a complete color reference for designers
of all types / Terry Marks, MINE, Origin, Tina Sutton.
BF789 .C7 C65 2009


The 12 Chinese animals : create harmony in your daily life through
ancient Chinese wisdom / Zhongxian Wu.
BF1714 .C5 W8385 2010


Tarot masterclass / Paul Fenton-Smith.
BF1879 .T2 F4734 2007


Good without God : what a billion nonreligious people do believe/
Greg M. Epstein.
BJ1401 .E67 2010


The faith instinct: how religion evolved and why it endures/Nicholas Wade.
BL51 .W133 2010


The Quran : an introduction / Anna M. Gade.
BP130 .G33 2010


Gurdjieff : the key concepts / Sophia Wellbeloved.
BP605 .G94 W45 2003


Dating Jesus : a story of fundamentalism, feminism and the American girl/
Susan Campbell.
BR1725 .C36 2010


How did Christianity begin? : a believer and non-believer examine the
evidence / Michael F. Bird and James G. Crossley ; [with contributions
from Scot McKnight and Maurice Casey].
BR129 .B57 2008


God's problem : how the Bible fails to answer our most important
question-- why we suffer / Bart D. Ehrman.
BS680 .S854 E37 2009


The Gnostics : history, tradition, scriptures, influence / Andrew Phillip Smith.
BT1390 .S65 2008


What happened at Vatican II / John W. O'Malley.
BX830 1962 .O46 2010



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C - HISTORY (GENERAL)

The Templars : the history and the myth / Michael Haag.
CR4743 .H32 2009



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D - HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)

Defenders of the faith : Christianity and Islam Battle for the soul of
Europe, 1520-1536 / James Reston, Jr.
D231 .R47 2010


To conquer hell : the Meuse-Argonne, 1918: the epic battle that ended the
First World War / Edward G. Lengel.
D545 .A63 L46 2009


Absolute war : Soviet Russia in the Second World War / Chris Bellamy.
D764 .B43 2008


Elizabeth and Mary : cousins, rivals, queens / Jane Dunn.
DA355 .D86 2004


The virgin warrior : the life and death of Joan of Arc / Larissa Juliet Taylor.
DC103 .T39 2010


Napoleon in Egypt / Paul Strathern.
DC225 .S77 2009


Dawn dusk or night : a year with Nicolas Sarkozy / Yasmina Reza ;
translated from the French by the author and Pierre Guglielmina.
DC433 .R4913 2009


Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation / Charles Glass.
DC718 .A44 G53 2011


The media relations department of Hizbollah wishes you a happy birthday :
unexpected encounters in the changing Middle East / Neil MacFarquhar.
DS49.7 .M28 2010


Anne Frank : the book, the life, the afterlife / Francine Prose.
DS135 .N6 F73525 2010


The darkest summer : Pusan and Inchon 1950 : the battles that saved South
Korea--and the Marines--from extinction / Bill Sloan.
DS918.2 .P87 S56 2010




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E - HISTORY: UNITED STATES

North American exploration / Michael Golay, John S. Bowman.
E101 .G637 2006


Ark of the liberties : America and the world / Ted Widmer.
E183 .W545 2008


Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence / John Ferling.
E230 .F47 2009


Adopted son : Washington, Lafayette, and the friendship that saved the
Revolution / David A. Clary.
E312.17 .C58 2007


The birth of modern politics : Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and the
election of 1828 / Lynn Hudson Parsons.
E380 .P37 2011


Saltwater slavery : a middle passage from Africa to American diaspora /
Stephanie E. Smallwood.
E441 .S65 2008


Vindicating Lincoln : defending the politics of our greatest president /
Thomas L. Krannawitter.
E457.2 K69 2010


Lincoln and Douglas : the debates that defined America / Allen C. Guelzo.
E457.4 .G84 2009


The liberal hour : Washington and the politics of change in the 1960s /
G. Calvin Mackenzie & Robert Weisbrot.
E841 .M223 2009



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F - HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS

Bitterly divided : the South's inner civil war / David Williams.
F214 .W564 2010


A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown /
Hobson Woodward.
F234 .J3 W65 2010


The Bay of Pigs / Howard Jones.
F1788 .J615 2010




G - GEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SPORTS


Applied physical geography : geosystems in the laboratory / Robert W.
Christopherson, Charles E. Thomsen.
GB54.5 .C468 2009


A world without ice / Henry Pollack.
GB2405 .P55 2010


Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy
in America / William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling.
GC1221 .F74 2011


Whole earth discipline : why dense cities, nuclear power, transgenic
crops, restored wildlands and geoengineering are necessary / Stewart Brand.
GF41 .B77 2010



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H - SOCIAL SCIENCES


The bottom billion : why the poorest countries are failing and what can be
done about it / Paul Collier.
HC79 .P6 C634 2008


1,000 dollars and an idea : entrepreneur to billionaire / Sam Wyly.
HC102.5 .W95 W95 2009


The myth of the rational voter : why democracies choose bad policies/ Bryan Caplan.
HD87 .C36 2008


The road more traveled : why the congestion crisis matters more than you
think, and what we can do about it / Ted Balaker and Sam Staley.
HE336 .C64 S73 2009


Cover letters for dummies / by Joyce Lain Kennedy.
HF5383 .K418 2009


Cheap : the high cost of discount culture / Ellen Ruppel Shell.
HF5429.215 .U6 S54 2010


Microsoft Excel 2010 inside out / Mark Dodge, Craig Stinson.
HF5548.4 .M523 D6262 2011


Excel 2010 all-in-one for dummies / by Greg Harvey.
HF5548.4 .M523 H36795 2010


Excel 2007 formulas / John Walkenbach.
HF5548.4 .M523 W344857 2007


Excel 2007 Bible / John Walkenbach.
HF5548.4 .M523 W34579 2007


Office 2011 for Mac all-in-one for dummies / by Geetesh Bajaj and James Gordon.
HF5548.4 .M525 B347 2011


Microsoft Office 2010 / Ed Bott, Carl Siechert.
HF5548.4 .M525 B677 2011


Office 2010 for dummies / by Wallace Wang.
HF5548.4 .M525 W353 2010


Office 2010 all-in-one for dummies / by Peter Weverka.
HF5548.4 .M525 W4845 2010


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


The world is curved : hidden dangers to the global economy / David M. Smick.
HG3881 .S5397 2009


The East, the West, and sex : A history / Richard Bernstein.
HQ460 .B47 2010


Children and their development / Robert V. Kail.
HQ767.9 .K345 2007


How to live : a search for wisdom from old people (while they are still on
this Earth) / Henry Alford.
HQ1061 .A52 2010


The triple bind : saving our teenage girls from today's pressures and
conflicting expectations / Stephen Hinshaw ; with Rachel Kranz.
HQ798 .H55 2009b


The ground truth : the untold story of America under attack on 9/11 / John Farmer.
HV6432.7 .F37 2010


The best American crime reporting 2009 / guest editor, Jeffrey Toobin ;
series editors, Otto Penzler and Thomas H. Cook.
HV6785 .B47 2009


No angel : my harrowing undercover journey to the inner circle of the
Hells Angels / Jay Dobyns and Nils Johnson-Shelton.
HV8080 .U5 D63 2009


NYPD confidential : power and corruption in the country's greatest police
force / Leonard Levitt.
HV8148 .N5 L395 2010



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J - POLITICAL SCIENCE


The death of conservatism : a movement and its consequences / Sam Tanenhaus.
JC573.2 .U6 T355 2010


The idea of justice / Amartya Sen.
JC578 .S424 2011


Red state, blue state, rich state, poor state : why Americans vote the way
they do / Andrew Gelman ... [et al.].
JK1976 .R43 2010


The wrecking crew : how conservatives ruined government, enriched
themselves, and beggared the nation / Thomas Frank.
JK2356 .F72 2009


Give peace a deadline : what ordinary people can do to cause world peace
in five years / Nathan Otto and Amber Lupton.
JZ5538 .O88 2009



K - LAW


The challenge : how a maverick Navy officer and a young law professor
risked their careers to defend the Constitution--and won / Jonathan Mahler.
KF225 .H36 M34 2009


Claim of privilege : a mysterious plane crash, a landmark Supreme Court
case and the rise of state secrets / Barry Siegel.
KF228 .R485 S54 2009


The will of the people : how public opinion has influenced the Supreme
Court and shaped the meaning of the Constitution / Barry Friedman.
KF8748 .F79 2010



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L - EDUCATION


ACT for dummies / by Lisa Zimmer Hatch and Scott A. Hatch.
LB2353.48 .H38 2011


Real education : four simple truths for bringing America's schools back to
reality / Charles Murray.
LB2806.22 .M87 2009



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M - MUSIC


The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a
crew of about fifty / Wilfrid Sheed.
ML385 .S582 2008


Brahms and his world / edited by Walter Frisch and Kevin C. Karnes.
ML410 .B8 B65 2009


The rough guide to Jimi Hendrix / Richie Unterberger.
ML410 .H476 U58 2009


Strange things happen : a life with the police, polo, and pygmies /
Stewart Copeland.
ML419 .C67 A3 2010


John Lennon : the life / Philip Norman.
ML420 .L38 N66 2009


Changed for good : a feminist history of the Broadway musical / Stacy Wolf.
ML2054 .W64 2011



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N - FINE ARTS


Sketchbooks : the hidden art of designers, illustrators & creatives /
Richard Brereton.
N7433.5 .B74 2009


All the art that's fit to print (and some that wasn't) : inside the New
York Times op-ed page / Jerelle Kraus.
NC1428 .N377 K73 2009


Studio Ghibli : the films of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata /
Colin Odell & Michelle Le Blanc.
NC1766 .J32 S884 2009


Master of shadows : the secret diplomatic career of the painter Peter Paul
Rubens / Mark Lamster.
ND673 .R9 L25 2010


Color is everything : master the use of color in oils, acrylics, or
watercolors / by Dan Bartges.
ND1488 .B37 2008
Mastering the art of painting / Francisco Asensio Cerver, Ilse Diehl.
ND1500 .A84 2009


21st century design : new design icons from mass market to avant-garde /
Marcus Fairs ; foreword by Marcel Wanders.
NK1397 .F35 2009





P - LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS


Marshall McLuhan : you know nothing of my work! / Douglas Coupland.
P92.5 .M3 C68 2010


Sophocles in an hour / by Carl R. Mueller.
PA4417 .M84 2009


Chekhov in an hour / Carol Rocamora.
PG3458 .Z8 R625 2010


Filmmaking for dummies / by Brian Michael Stoller ; foreword by Jerry Lewis.
PN1995.9 .P7 S74 2009


We, robot : Skywalker's hand, blade runners, Iron Man, slutbots, and how
fiction became fact / Mark Stephen Meadows.
PN1995.9 .R66 M43 2011


The full burn : on the set, at the bar, behind the wheel, and over the
edge with Hollywood stuntmen / Kevin Conley.
PN1995.9 .S7 C66 2009


The best 10-minute plays for two actors, 2008 / edited by Lawrence Harbison.
PN6110.7 .B475 2008



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Q - SCIENCE


Linux+ guide to Linux certification / Jason W. Eckert.
QA76.3 .E29 2012


PCs all-in-one for dummies / by Mark L. Chambers.
QA76.5 .C4175 2010


Laptops all-in-one for dummies / by Corey Sandler.
QA76.5 .S26 2010


Microsoft Visual Basic. NET programming : from problem analysis to program
design / E. Reed Doke, Susan Rebstock Williams.
QA76.73.B3 D65 2005


C++ : how to program / Paul Deitel, Harvey Deitel.
QA76.73 .C153 D45 2012


Pro Visual C++/CLI and the .NET 3.5 Platform / Stephen R.G. Fraser.
QA76.73 .C153 F735 2009


C++ primer plus / Stephen Prata.
QA76.73 .C153 P72 2012


Microsoft Visual C# 2010 step by step / John Sharp.
QA76.73 .C154 S534 2010


Java for dummies / by Barry Burd.
QA76.73 .J38 B87 2011


Professional Visual Basic 2010 and .NET 4 / Bill Sheldon ... [et al.].
QA76.73 .M53 P76 2010


Amazing Android apps for dummies / by Daniel A. Begun.
QA76.76 .A65 B44 2011


PCs for dummies : Windows 7 edition / by Dan Gookin.
QA76.76 .G6294 2010


Computers for seniors for dummies / by Nancy Muir.
QA76.76 .M85 2010


Windows 7 inside out / Ed Bott, Carl Siechert, Craig Stinson.
QA76.76 .O63 B6485 2010


Windows 7 bible / Jim Boyce
QA76.76 .O63 B6868 2009


Troubleshooting Windows 7 inside out / Mike Halsey.
QA76.76 .O63 H352 2010


Linux for dummies.
QA76.76 .O63 L43 2009
Windows 7 all-in-one for dummies / by Woody Leonhard.
QA76.76 .O63 L4714 2009


Windows 7 for dummies / by Andy Rathbone.
QA76.76 .O63 R387 2009


Windows 7 : the missing manual / David Pogue.
QA76.76 .W56 P638 2010


Macs for dummies / by Edward C. Baig.
QA76.8 .M3 B34 2011


Macbook for dummies / by Mark L Chambers.
QA76.8 .M3 C469 2010


Calculus : theory and applications / Kenneth Kuttler.
QA303.2 .K88 2011 v. 1


Calculus : theory and applications / Kenneth Kuttler.
QA303.2 .K88 2011 v. 2


Explorations in geometry / Bruce Shawyer.
QA445 .S53 2010


A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end / J.E.N. Veron.
QE566 .G7 V47 2009


Written in stone : evolution, the fossil record, and our place in nature /
Brian Switek.
QE721.2 .E85 S85 2010


Written in stone : evolution, the fossil record, and our place in nature /
Brian Switek.
QE721.2 .E85 S85 2010


The bird : a natural history of who birds are, where they come from, and
how they live / Colin Tudge.
QL673 .T77 2010


Microcosm : E. coli and the new science of life / Carl Zimmer.
QR82 .E6 Z56 2009



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R - MEDICINE


Dodging the toxic bullet : how to protect yourself from everyday
environmental health hazards / David R. Boyd ; foreword by David Suzuki ;
[editing by Barbara Tomlin].
RA565 .B69 2010


Diabetes rising : how a rare disease became a modern pandemic, and what to
do about it / Dan Hurley ; foreword by Zachary T. Bloomgarden.
RA645 .D5 H87 2011


Genetic rounds : a doctor's encounters in the field that revolutionized
medicine / Robert Marion.
RB155 .M345 2010


Manufacturing depression : the secret history of a modern disease / Gary Greenberg.
RC537 .G722 2010


The food intolerance bible : a nutritionist's plan to beat food cravings,
fatigue, mood swings, celiac disease, headaches, IBS, and deal with food
allergies, with over 70 recipes / Antony J. Haynes, Antoinette Savill.
RC596 .H39 2008


Nursing in today's world : trends, issues & management / Janice Rider
Ellis, Celia Love Hartley ; illustrations by Tomm Scalera.
RT82 .E45 2004


Heal your mind, rewire your brain : applying the exciting new science of
brain synchrony for creativity, peace, and presence / Patt Lind-Kyle.
RZ400 .L56 2010



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S - AGRICULTURE


Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know / Alexandra Horowitz.
SF433 .H73 2010b



T - TECHNOLOGY


AutoCAD 2011 for dummies / by David Byrnes ; foreword by Heidi Hewett.
T385 .B943 2010


Mastering AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012 : Autodesk official training
guide / George Omura with Rick Graham.
T385 .O482755 2011


Wireless home networking for dummies / by Danny Briere and Pat Hurley.
TK5103.2 .B72 2011


Is the Internet changing the way you think? : the net's impact on our
minds and future / edited by John Brockman.
TK5105.875 .I57 I8 2011


Blogging for dummies / by Susannah Gardner and Shane Birley.
TK5105.8884 .G371 2012


Photoshop Elements 10 all-in-one for dummies / by Barbara Obermeier and
Ted Padova.
TR267.5 .A33 O249 2012


Final Cut Pro 7 / Diana Weynand.
TR899 .W44297 2010


The big book of fashion illustration / Martin Dawber.
TT509 .D383 2007


Vidal : the autobiography / Vidal Sassoon.
TT955 .S372 S37 2011



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U - MILITARY SCIENCE


Bomb power : the modern presidency and the national security state / Garry Wills.
UA23 .W4596 2011


For service to your country : the essential guide to getting the veterans'
benefits you've earned / Peter S. Gaytan and Marian Edelman Borden ;
foreword by Bob Dole.
UB357 .G39 2011



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V - NAVAL SCIENCE

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Z - LIBRARY SCIENCE - BIBLIOGRAPHY


Word 2010 all-in-one for dummies / by Doug Lowe with Ryan Williams.
Z52.5 .M52 L6995 2010


Microsoft Office Word 2010 inside out / Katherine Murray.
Z52.5 .M52 M883 2010


Type now : a manifesto ; plus, Work so far / Fred Smeijers.
Z250 .A2 S64 2003


Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word / edited
by Toni Morrison.
Z657|b.B935 2009



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REFERENCE SECTION BOOKS


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FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS

The memory keeper's daughter / Kim Edwards.
FICTION 2006


Before the throne / Naguib Mahfouz ; translated by Raymond Stock.
FICTION 2009


The wasted vigil / Nadeem Aslam.
FICTION 2009


Generation A / Douglas Coupland.
FICTION 2010


Censoring an Iranian Love Story : a novel / Shahriar Mandanipour ;
translated from the Farsi by Sara Khalili.
FICTION 2010


Kill me if you can : a novel / by James Patterson and Marshall Karp.
POP FICTION



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CHILDREN'S SECTION BOOKS


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