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Los Angeles Valley College
New Additions to the Collection, October 2010


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

None.

B - PHILOSOPHY, PSYCHOLOGY, AND RELIGION

Everyday commitments : choosing a life of love, realism, and acceptance /
David Richo.
BD431 .R525 2008

Love & language / Ilan Stavans with Veronica Albin.
BD436 .S75 2007

The whole death catalog : a lively guide to the bitter end / Harold
Schechter.
BD444 .S383 2009

Sticks and stones : the philosophy of insults / Jerome Neu.
BF463 .I58 N48 2008

The suicide of reason : radical Islam's threat to the enlightenment / Lee
Harris.
BF575 .F16 H27 2007

Freeing yourself from the narcissist in your life / Linda Martinez-Lewi.
BF575 .N35 M37 2008

Happiness : a history / Darrin M. McMahon.
BJ1481 .M46 2006b

Women's religions in the Greco-Roman world : a sourcebook / Ross Shepard
Kraemer.
BL625.7 .M34 2004

Religion in America : a very short introduction / Timothy Beal.
BL2525 .B395 2008

Muhammad : his life based on the earliest sources / Martin Lings.
BP75 .L56 2006

The clash of fundamentalisms : crusades, jihads and modernity / Tariq Ali.
BP163 .A623 2003

The book of Psalms : a translation with commentary / Robert Alter.
BS1424 .A48 2007

Have a nice doomsday : why millions of Americans are looking forward to
the end of the world / Nicholas Guyatt.
BT877 .G89 2007

The Catholic Church : [opposing viewpoints] / Noah Berlatsky, book editor.
BX1795 .S48 C37 2011

C - HISTORY (GENERAL)

Cultural patterns of Western civilization : Humanities 1 / [edited by]
R.B. Drummond.
CB245 .C87

The humanistic tradition / Gloria K. Fiero.
CB245 .F47 2006

The real history behind the Templars / Sharan Newman.
CR4743 .N49 2007

D - HISTORY (EXCEPT THE AMERICAS)

The real history of World War II : a new look at the past / Alan Axelrod.
D743 .A93 2008

Gertrude Bell : queen of the desert, shaper of nations / Georgina Howell.
DA566.9 .B39 H69 2006

Vive la Revolution : a stand-up history of the French Revolution / Mark
Steel.
DC148 .S82 2006

Great moments in Greek archaeology / academic coordinator, Panos Valavanis
; translated by David Hardy ; foreword by Angelos Delivorrias ; essays by
George F. Bass ... [et al.].
DF77 .G763 2007

Constantinople : capital of Byzantium / Jonathan Harris.
DR729 .H37 2007

The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we
live in / Hugh Kennedy.
DS38.3 .K45 2007

Mesopotamia / Enrico Ascalone ; translated by Rosanna M. Giammanco
Frongia.
DS69.5 .A7913 2007

War on two fronts : an infantry commander's war in Iraq and the Pentagon /
by Christopher P. Hughes.
DS79.76 .H834 2007

Hatred's kingdom : how Saudi Arabia supports the new global terrorism /
Dore Gold.
DS242 .G65 2004

India / Michael Wood.
DS436 .W67 2007

Descent into chaos : the United States and the failure of nation building
in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia / Ahmed Rashid.
DS371.4 .R37 2008

E - HISTORY: UNITED STATES

A land so strange : the epic journey of Cabeza de Vaca : the extraordinary
tale of a shipwrecked Spaniard who walked across America in the sixteenth
century / Andres Resendez.
E125 .N9 R47 2007

African Americans and the Civil War / Ronald A. Reis.
E540 .N3 R46 2009

The Inheritance : the world Obama confronts and the challenges to American
power.
E902 .S365 2009b

F - HISTORY: UNITED STATES LOCAL AND THE AMERICAS

A walk in the woods : rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail /
Bill Bryson.
F106 .B92 2007

Buffalo Bill Cody / Ronald A. Reis.
F594 .B94 R45 2010

The Dust Bowl / Ronald A. Reis.
F595 .R365 2008

Snapshots of the silent era / photographs by Margie Chadburn ; text by
Jerry Chadburn.
F869 .L843 C43

The Aztec Calendar Stone / edited by Khristaan D. Villela and Mary Ellen
Miller ; introduction by Khristaan D. Villela, Matthew H. Robb, and Mary
Ellen Miller.
F1219.76 .C35 A98 2010

Santa Anna of Mexico / Will Fowler.
F1232 .S232 F69 2007

Look close, see far : a cultural portrait of the Maya / photographs by
Bruce T. Martin.
F1435.3 .S7 M367 2007

G - GEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SPORTS

Geography : a very short introduction / John A. Matthews and David T.
Herbert.
G70 .M376 2008

The dirt on clean : an unsanitized history / Katherine Ashenburg.
GT2845 .A84 2008

Playing with the boys : why separate is not equal in sports / Eileen
McDonagh, Laura Pappano.
GV706.5 .M3673 2008

12,000 miles for hope's sake / by Megan Timothy.
GV1045 .T57 2009

H - SOCIAL SCIENCES

The federal statistical system : its vulnerability matters more than you
think / special editor, Kenneth Prewitt.
H1 .A4 v. 631

Closing the food gap : resetting the table in the land of plenty / Mark
Winne.
HC110 .P6 W53 2008

Adam Smith in Beijing : lineages of the twenty-first century / Giovanni
Arrighi.
HC427.95 .A77 2007

A class with Drucker : the lost lessons of the world's greatest management
teacher / by William A. Cohen.
HD31.C589 2008

Rising powers, shrinking planet : the new geopolitics of energy / Michael
T. Klare.
HD9502 .A2 K524 2009

Power hungry : the myths of "green" energy and the real fuels of the
future / Robert Bryce.
HD9502.5 .C542 B79 2010

The art of woo : using strategic persuasion to sell your ideas / G.
Richard Shell, Mario Moussa.
HF5438.25 .S48 2008

The road to wealth : a comprehensive guide to your money : everything you
need to know in good and bad times / Suze Orman.
HG179 .O758 2008

Fool's gold : the inside story of J.P. Morgan and how Wall Street greed
corrupted its bold dream and created a financial catastrophe / Gillian
Tett.
HG6024 .U6 T48 2010

Taxes are a woman's issue : reframing the debate / Mimi Abramowitz and
Sandra Morgen ; with the National Council for Research on Women.
HJ2362 .A27 2006

Society : the basics / John J. Macionis.
HM586 .M1657 2006

Seeing ourselves : classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural readings in
sociology / edited by John J. Macionis, Nijole V. Benokraitis.
HM586 .S44 2007

Social problems / John J. Macionis.
HN16 .M24 2010

Into the minds of babes : how screen time affects children from birth to
age five / Lisa Guernsey.
HQ784 .T4 G83 2007

Touchpoints : birth to 3 : your child's emotional and behavioral
development / T. Berry Brazelton ; revised with Joshua Sparrow.
HQ792 .U5 B725 2006

Paradise beneath her feet : how women are transforming the Middle East /
Isobel Coleman.
HQ1236.5 .M65 C65 2010

International adoptions : [opposing viewpoints] / Margaret Haerens, book
editor.
HV875.5 .I5735 2011

Myths about suicide / Thomas Joiner.
HV6545 .J648 2010

J - POLITICAL SCIENCE

Privacy : [opposing viewpoints] / Roman Espejo, book editor.
JC596.2 .U5 P755 2011

Afghanistan : [opposing viewpoints] / Noah Berlatsky, book editor.
JQ1769 .A15 A325 2011

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

K - LAW

The Oxford guide to United States Supreme Court decisions / edited by
Kermit L. Hall, James W. Ely, Jr.
KF4548.5 .O97 2009

The Innocence Commission : preventing wrongful convictions and restoring
the criminal justice system / Jon B. Gould.
KFV2987 .G68 2008

L - EDUCATION

Essential study skills / Linda Wong.
LB1049 .W624 2006

Peak performance : success in college and beyond / Sharon K. Ferrett.
LB1062.6 .F47 2006

First-year maternal employment and child development in the first 7 years
/ Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Wen-Jui Han, and Jane Waldfogel.
LB1103 .S6 V. 75 No. 2

From parents to partners : building a family-centered early childhood
program / Janis Keyser.
LB1139.35 .P37 K49 2006

The art of critical reading : brushing up on your reading, thinking, and
study skills / Peter Mather, Rita McCarthy.
LB2395.3 .M27 2005

Reading and all that jazz : tuning up your reading, thinking, and study
skills / Peter Mather, Rita McCarthy.
LB2395.3 .M28 2007

M - MUSIC

The jazz book : from ragtime to the 21st century / Joachim-Ernst Berendt
and Gunther Huesmann ; translated by H. and B. Bredigkeit ... [et al.].
ML3506 .B4513 2009

N - FINE ARTS

Complete anatomy and figure drawing / John Raynes.
NC760 .R39 2007

The nude : understanding the elements of life drawing / Giovanni Civardi.
NC765 .C45413 2007

Impressionists by the sea / John House ; with an essay by David Hopkin.
ND547.5 .I4 H687 2007

Exploring watercolor : [creative exercises and techniques for watercolor
and mixed media] / Elizabeth Groves.
ND2420 .G76 2007

P - LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND PERFORMING ARTS

Mediawriting : print, broadcast, and public relations / W. Richard
Whitaker, Janet E. Ramsey, Ronald D. Smith.
P96 .A86 W48 2009

Crime, justice and the media / Ian Marsh and Gaynor Melville.
P96 .C74 M37 2009

Globish : how the English language became the world's language / Robert
McCrum.
PE1075 .M57 2010

The least you should know about English : writing skills : form A / Paige
Wilson, Teresa Ferster Glazier.
PE1413 .G57 2006

English brushup / John Langan, Janet M. Goldstein.
PE1413 .L28 2007

Merriam-Webster's dictionary and thesaurus.
PE1628 .M367 2006

Making waves : new cinemas of the 1960s / Geoffrey Nowell-Smith.
PN1993.5 .I88 N69 2008

Pictures at a revolution : five movies and the birth of the new Hollywood
/ Mark Harris.
PN1993.5 .U6 H37 2008

Close encounters of the third kind : the making of Steven Spielberg's
classic film / Ray Morton.
PN1997 .C6555 M67 2007

How to stop acting / Harold Guskin.
PN2061 .G79 2003

Born standing up : a comic's life / Steve Martin.
PN2287 .M522 A3 2008

Broadcast news / Mitchell Stephens with Beth M. Olson.
PN4784 .B75 S7 2005

Inventing L.A. : the Chandlers and their Times / by Bill Boyarsky ; based
on the film by Peter Jones.
PN4899 .L64 L6622 2009

Shakespeare unbound : decoding a hidden life / Rene Weis.
PR2909 .W45 2007

Party pieces : oral storytelling and social performance in Joyce and
Beckett / Alan W. Friedman.
PR6019 .O9 Z5334414 2007

Off the page : writers talk about beginnings, endings, and everything in
between / edited by Carole Burns ; introduction by Marie Arana.
PS129 .O45 2008

Q - SCIENCE

How to cool the planet : geoengineering and the audacious quest to fix
earth's climate / Jeff Goodell.
QC981.8 .C5 G666 2010

The vanishing face of gaia : a final warning / James Lovelock.
QH331 .L6885 2009

Terrestrial vegetation of California / edited by Michael G. Barbour, Todd
Keeler-Wolf, Allan A. Schoenherr.
QK149 .T44 2007

The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their
biology and cultivation / by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation
by Michael L.C. Ashdown].
QK917 .K2813 2007

Listening to cougar / Marc Bekoff and Cara Blessley Lowe, editors.
QL737 .C23 L57 2008

R - MEDICINE

Obesity : [opposing viewpoints] / Scott Barbour, book editor.
RA645 .O23 O22 2011

Personal health self assessments and health almanac for An invitation to
health / Dianne Hales.
RA776 .H1482 2008

The cure within : a history of mind-body medicine / Anne Harrington.
RC49 .H333 2008

Heart smart for Black women and Latinas : a 5-week program for living a
heart-healthy lifestyle / Jennifer H. Mieres and Terri Ann Parnell, with
Carol Turkington.
RC672 .M52 2008

Nursing fundamentals demystified / Bennita W. Vaughans.
RT41 .V38 2011

S - AGRICULTURE

Woody cut stems for growers and florists : how to produce and use branches
for flowers, fruit, and foliage / Lane Greer and John M. Dole.
SB435 .G698 2009

On the fireline : living and dying with wildland firefighters / Matthew
Desmond.
SD421.24 .D47 2007

T - TECHNOLOGY

Ten technologies to save the planet : energy options for a low-carbon
future / Chris Goodall.
TD885.5 .G73 G66 2010

Who turned out the lights? : your guided tour to the energy crisis / Scott
Bittle & Jean Johnson.
TJ163.2 .B578 2009

Power to save the world : the truth about nuclear energy / Gwyneth
Cravens.
TK9146 .C65 2008

The art of the American snapshot, 1888-1978 : from the collection of
Robert E. Jackson / Sarah Greenough and Diane Waggoner ; with Sarah Kennel
and Matthew S. Witkovsky.
TR23 .G74 2007

Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits / Linda Gordon.
TR140 .L3 G67 2009

Mastering digital SLR photography / David D. Busch.
TR267 .B8745 2008

National Audubon Society guide to landscape photography / Tim Fitzharris.
TR660 .F57 2007

Closeup shooting : a guide to closeup, tabletop, and macro photography /
Cyrill Harnischmacher ; [translation, Christina Schulz].
TR683 .H3713 2007

The ultimate field guide to digital video / Richard Olsenius.
TR896 .O67 2007

Kitchen literacy : how we lost knowledge of where food comes from and why
we need to get it back / Ann Vileisis.
TX645 .V55 2008

U - MILITARY SCIENCE

Ethics and war in the 21st century / Christopher Coker.
U21.2 .C6396 2008

Arsenals of folly : the making of the nuclear arms race / Richard Rhodes.
U264 .R48 2008

V - NAVAL SCIENCE

None.

Z - LIBRARY SCIENCE - BIBLIOGRAPHY

None.

REFERENCE SECTION BOOKS

None.

FICTION, POPULAR AND PAPERBACK FICTION SECTIONS

The girl with the dragon tattoo / Stieg Larsson ; translated from the
Swedish by Reg Keeland.
FICTION 2008

Hardball / Sara Paretsky.
POP FICTION

I, Alex Cross : a novel / James Patterson.
POP FICTION

Kisser / Stuart Woods.
POP FICTION

Let the great world spin : a novel / Colum McCann.
FICTION 2010

The secret scripture / Sebastian Barry.
FICTION 2009b

Under the dome : a novel / Stephen King.
FICTION 2009

CHILDREN'S SECTION BOOKS

None.