New Acquisitions by Subject: April 2010
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Anthropology History - Biography, etc.
Art History - World
Audio Books Language and Literature
Business Medicine
Computer Science Music
Economics Philosophy
Education Photography, Crafts, and Cooking
Engineering Physics
English Language and Literature Political Science
Foreign Language and Literature Psychology
General Works Religion
Geology and Environmental Science Sociology
History - Americas  

 

Anthropology Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Anthropology

Green metropolis : why living smaller, living closer, and driving less are keys to sustainability / David Owen.
New York : Riverhead Books, c2009.
GF504.N7 O95 2009.
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The story of stuff : how our obsession with stuff is trashing the planet, our communities, and our health--and a vision for change / Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad.
New York : Free Press, 2010.
GN406 .L46 2010.
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Art Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Art

American art news [electronic resource].
New York : American Art News Co.,
N1 .A6.
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ARTnews [electronic resource].
[New York : American Art News, Co.].
N1 .A6.
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Dictionary of architecture & construction [electronic resource] / edited by Cyril M. Harris.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2006.
NA31 .H32 2006.
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Mitteilungen des Kunsthistorischen Instituts in Florenz [electronic resource].
Berlin : Bruno Cassirer,
N14 .F5515.
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Transactions of the American Art-Union, for the year ... [electronic resource].
New York : American Art Union,
N11 .A3.
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Transactions of the Apollo Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in the United States at the ... annual meeting [electronic resource] .
New York : Printed for the Association,
N11 .A3.
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Audio Books Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Audio Books/></a> </h2> <p class=

How the Irish saved civilization [sound recording] / by Thomas Cahill.
New York, N.Y. : Random House Audio, p1999.
DA930.5 .C34 1999ab.
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Business Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Economics and Business

Business plans handbook. Volume 17 [electronic resource] : a compilation of business plans developed by individuals throughout North America / Lynn M. Pearce, project editor.
Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2010.
HD62.7 .B865 vol.17.
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Diet for a hot planet : the climate crisis at the end of your fork and what you can do about it / Anna Lapp ; with a foreword by Bill McKibben.
New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2010.
HD9000.5 .L3287 2010.
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The future actuary [electronic resource].
Chicago, Ill. : Society of Actuaries and Casualty Actuarial Society.
HD8781 .F87.
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Variance [electronic resource] : advancing the science of risk.
Arlington, Va. : Casualty Actuarial Society,
HG8054.5 .V37.
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Computer Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Computer Science

ACM inroads [electronic resource].
New York, NY : Association for Computing Machinery, Inc.
QA75.5 .A23.
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Economics Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Economics

The invention of enterprise : entrepreneurship from ancient Mesopotamia to modern times / edited by David S. Landes, Joel Mokyr, & William J. Baumol.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2010.
HB701 .I58 2010.
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Now or never : why we must act now to end climate change and create a sustainable future / Tim Flannery.
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 2009.
HC79.E5 F53 2009.
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This time is different : eight centuries of financial folly / Carmen M. Reinhart, Kenneth S. Rogoff.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2009.
HB3722 .R45 2009.
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Education Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Education

Chief correctional officers' attitudes about prison education : impact upon prison education sustainability and recidivism rates / by Robert Thaddeus Szejner.
2009.
LB2369 .S14 2009 no.11.
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The electrical and technology curriculum of an urban charter high school and its impact for the female in academic and trades settings / by Thomas Robert Conway.
2010.
LB2369 .S14 2010 no.1.
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Schools [electronic resource] : studies in education.
Chicago, IL : Francis W. Parker School,
LC189.8 .S36.
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Engineering Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Engineering

Animal factory : the looming threat of industrial pig, dairy, and poultry farms to humans and the environment / David Kirby.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
TD195.A34 K57 2010.
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English Language and Literature Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in English Language and Literature

African American English speakers and their participation in local sound changes : a comparative study / edited by Malcah Yaeger-Dror and Erik R. Thomas.
Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.
PE1702 .A5 no.94.
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All things Chaucer [electronic resource] : an encyclopedia of Chaucer's world / Shannon L. Rogers.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
PR1903 .R55 2007.
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American subversive : a novel / David Goodwillie.
New York : Scribner, 2010.
PS3607.O592264 A84 2010.
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Arcadia Falls : a novel / Carol Goodman.
New York : Ballantine Books, c2010.
PS3607.O566 A88 2010.
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BioScope [electronic resource] : South Asian screen studies.
Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications.
PN1995 .B54.
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Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable [electronic resource] / edited by Camilla Rockwood.
Edinburgh : Brewer's, 2009.
PN43 .B65 2009.
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Cook the books / Jessica Conant-Park & Susan Conant.
New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 2010.
PS3603.O525 C66 2010.
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The creation of Eve / Lynn Cullen.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2010.
PS3553.U2955 C74 2010.
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Deliver us from evil / David Baldacci.
New York : Grand Central Pub., c2010.
PS3552.A446 D45 2010.
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Every last one : a novel / Anna Quindlen.
New York : Random House, c2010.
PS3567.U336 E95 2010.
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The girl who fell from the sky : a novel / by Heidi W. Durrow.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010.
PS3604.U757 G57 2010.
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The Greenwood encyclopedia of Latino literature [electronic resource] / edited by Nicols Kanellos.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
PS153.H56 G74 2008.
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A historical companion to postcolonial literatures [electronic resource] : continental Europe and its empires / edited by Prem Poddar, Rajeev S. Patke and Lars Jensen.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c2008.
PN56.C63 H57 2008.
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The imperfectionists : a novel / Tom Rachman.
New York : Dial Press, c2010.
PR9199.4.R323 I57 2010.
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The infinities / John Banville.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
PR6052.A57 I64 2010.
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The irresistible Henry House : a novel / Lisa Grunwald.
New York : Random House, c2010.
PS3557.R837 I78 2010.
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The journal of narrative technique [electronic resource].
Ypsilanti, Mich. : Eastern Michigan University Press,
PE1425 .J68.
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Keywords for American cultural studies [electronic resource] / edited by Bruce Burgett and Glenn Hendler.
New York : New York University Press, c2007.
PE1449 .K49 2007.
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The Lake Shore Limited / Sue Miller.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
PS3563.I421444 L35 2010.
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The long way home / Robin Pilcher.
New York, N.Y. : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010.
PR6066.I376 L66 2010.
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Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel / Helen Simonson.
New York : Random House, c2010.
PS3619.I56294 M35 2010.
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The mapping of love and death : a Maisie Dobbs novel / Jacqueline Winspear.
New York : Harper, c2010.
PR6123.I575 M37 2010.
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The postmistress / Sarah Blake.
New York : Amy Einhorn Books, c2010.
PS3552.L3493 P67 2010.
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Secret daughter / Shilpi Somaya Gowda.
New York : William Morrow, c2010.
PS3607.O896 S43 2010.
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Selected journals, 1841-1877 / Ralph Waldo Emerson ; Lawrence Rosenwald, editor.
New York, N.Y. : Library of America, 2010.
PS1602 R672 2010.
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The shadow of your smile : a novel / Mary Higgins Clark.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
PS3553.L287 S48 2010.
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Solar : a novel / Ian McEwan.
New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2010.
PR6063.C4 S65 2010.
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Think twice / Lisa Scottoline.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
PS3569.C725 T48 2010.
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Venetia Kelly's traveling show : a novel / Frank Delaney.
New York : Random House, c2010.
PR6054.E396 V46 2010.
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The yellow house : a novel / Patricia Falvey.
New York : Center Street, 2010, c2009.
PS3606.A49 Y46 2009.
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Foreign Language and Literature Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Foreign Language and Literature

Glotta [electronic resource] : Zeitschrift fr griechische und lateinische Sprache.
Gttingen : Vandenhoeck und Ruprecht,
PA3 .G5.
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General Works Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in General Works

Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland [electronic resource].
London : John W. Parker and Son, PUBLISHER = <2004->: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press on behalf of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland.
AS122 .L72.
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Geology and Environmental Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Geology and Environmental Science

Global catastrophes and trends : the next fifty years / Vaclav Smil.
Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, c2008.
GB5014 .S58 2008.
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A world without ice / Henry Pollack ; [foreword by Al Gore].
New York : Avery, c2009.
GB2405 .P55 2009.
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History - Americas Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in History - Americas

The Great Plains region [electronic resource] / edited by Amanda Rees ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F591 .G75 2004.
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Lincoln's men : the president and his private secretaries / Daniel Mark Epstein.
New York : Smithsonian Books : Collins, c2009.
E457.2 .E69 2009.
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The Mid-Atlantic region [electronic resource] / edited by Robert P. Marzec ; foreword by William Ferris, consulting editor.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F106 .M586 2004.
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The Midwest [electronic resource] / edited by Joseph W. Slade and Judith Yaross Lee ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F351 .M59 2004.
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New England [electronic resource] / edited by Michael Sletcher ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F4 .N47 2004.
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OAH newsletter [electronic resource] / Organization of American Historians.
Bloomington, Ind. : Organization of American Historians.
E172 .O15.
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The Pacific region [electronic resource] / edited by Jan Goggans and Aaron DiFranco.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F851 .P1955 2004.
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The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association [electronic resource].
Austin, Tex. : Texas State Historical Association,
F381 .T45.
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The Rocky Mountain region [electronic resource] / edited by Rick Newby ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2004.
F721 .R74 2004.
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The South [electronic resource] / edited by Rebecca Mark and Rob Vaughan ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F209 .S68 2004.
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The Southwest [electronic resource] / edited by Mark Busby ; foreword by William Ferris.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
F786 .S747 2004.
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History - Biography, etc. Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in History - Biography, etc.

The American archivist [electronic resource] .
[Menasha, Wisconsin] : Society of American Archivists,
CD3020 .A45.
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History - World Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in History - World

Cuadernos de pensamiento poltico [electronic resource] / FAES, Fundacin para el Anlisis y Estudios Sociales.
Madrid : Fundacin para el Anlisis y Estudios Sociales,
DP63.9 .C83.
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How the Irish saved civilization [sound recording] / by Thomas Cahill.
New York, N.Y. : Random House Audio, p1999.
DA930.5 .C34 1999ab.
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The Latin inscriptions of Rome : a walking guide / Tyler Lansford.
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.
DG804.5 .L36 2009.
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Papers of the British School at Rome [electronic resource] .
London : R. Clay and Sons,
DG12 .B85.
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Review of Middle East studies.
Tucson, AZ : Middle East Studies Association of North America.
DS41 .M533.
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Studi storici [electronic resource] .
Roma : Instituto Gramsci,
DG401 .S89.
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Transactions of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland [electronic resource] .
London : Parbury, Allen & Co.,
DS1 .R7.
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Ulster journal of archaeology [electronic resource] .
Belfast : Archer & Sons,
DA990.U45 U4.
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Language and Literature Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Language and Literature

La linguistique [electronic resource] .
Paris : Presses universitaires de France,
P2 .L5.
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Medicine Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Medicine

Black's medical dictionary [electronic resource] / edited by Harvey Marcovitch.
London : A & C Black, 2010.
R121 .B598 2010.
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Cancer cytopathology [electronic resource] .
[New York : John Wiley & Sons, Inc.] : American Cancer Society,
RC261 .A224.
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Community health data base [electronic resource]
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Encyclopedia of medical anthropology [electronic resource] : health and illness in the world's cultures / edited by Carol R. Ember and Melvin Ember.
New York : Springer, c2004.
RA418 .E354 2004eb.
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Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. Supplement.
Piscataway, NJ : Alcohol Research Documentation, Inc.
RC565 .R84.
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Not my boy! : a father, a son, and one family's journey with autism / Rodney Peete with Danelle Morton.
New York : Hyperion Books, 2010.
RJ506.A9 P44 2010.
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Music Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Music

Music perception [electronic resource] .
Berkeley, CA : University of California Press,
ML1 .M2735.
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Naxos music library [electronic resource] .
Hong Kong ; Franklin, TN : Naxos Digital Services.
ML74.7 .N39.
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Philosophy Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Philosophy

Biographical dictionary of transcendentalism [electronic resource] / edited by Wesley T. Mott.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
B905 .B56 1996.
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Photography, Crafts, and Cooking Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Photography, Crafts, and Cooking

Eating animals / Jonathan Safran Foer.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2009.
TX392 .F58 2009.
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Henri Cartier Bresson, photographer.
Boston : Little Brown, 1986, c1979.
TR654 .C36713 1986.
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Physics Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Physics

Climate change : a multidisciplinary approach / William James Burroughs.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
QC981.8.C5 B86 2007.
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Climate change : picturing the science / Gavin Schmidt and Joshua Wolfe.
New York : W.W. Norton, c2009.
QC981.8.C5 S3556 2009.
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Global outlook for ice & snow / [editor, Joan Eamer ; maps and graphics, Hugo Ahlenius; authors, Pl Prestrud ... et al.].
Nairobi, Kenya : Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA), United Nations Environment Programme, c2007.
QC926.32 .G59 2007.
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Global warming : understanding the forecast / David Archer.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., c2007.
QC981.8.G56 A73 2007.
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The great warming : climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations / Brian Fagan.
New York : Bloomsbury Press : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, c2008.
QC981.8.G56 F34 2008.
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Political Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Political Science

The audacity to win : the inside story and lessons of Barack Obama's historic victory / David Plouffe.
New York : Viking, 2009.
JK526 2008 .P55 2009.
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Encyclopedia of human rights issues since 1945 [electronic resource] / Winston E. Langley.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.
JC571 .L2747 1999.
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Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War / Robert Jervis.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2010.
JK468.I6 J48 2010.
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Psychology Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Psychology

The Cambridge handbook of computational psychology [electronic resource] / edited by Ron Sun.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
BF311 .C187 2008.
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Religion Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Religion

Apology for Origen / St. Pamphilus. With the letter of Rufinus on the falsification of the books of Origen ; translated by Thomas P. Scheck.
Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, c2010.
BR60 .F3 vol.120.
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Emblematic images and religious texts : studies in honor of G. Richard Dimler, S.J. / edited by Pedro F. Campa and Peter M. Daly.
Philadelphia : Saint Joseph's University Press, c2009.
BV4515.3 .E63 2009.
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Sociology Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Sociology

Crimes against nature : environmental criminology and ecological justice / Rob White.
Cullompton ; Portland, Or. : Willan, 2008.
HV6401 .W45 2008.
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Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century / edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2008.
HT241 .G76 2008.
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Journal of Middle East women's studies [electronic resource].
Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press,
HQ1726.5 .J687.
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Last revision / review October 17, 2013