New Acquisitions by Subject: May 2010
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Anthropology Medicine
Art Philosophy
Business Political Science
Economics Psychology
Education Recreation and Leisure
English Language and Literature Religion
Foreign Language and Literature Science - General
History - Americas Sociology
History - Biography, etc. Statistics
History - World Videos
McNaughtons - Popular Reading  
 
   

 

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

The Colosseum [videorecording] / The History Channel ; A&E Television Networks.
[New York] : A&E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2007], c2005.
GN409 .C36 2007.
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Joe Gould's secret [videorecording] / October Films.
New York, NY : USA Home Entertainment, c2000.
GT9991.G6 M5 2000.
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Art Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Art

Oxford art online [electronic resource].
[Oxford, England] : Oxford University Press, c2007-
N31.
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Pompeii : an architectural history / L. Richardson, Jr.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c1988.
NA327.P6 R53 1988.
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A history of American painting.
New York, N.Y. : Praeger, 1971.
ND205 .B2 1971.
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Business Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Economics and Business

Analytics at work : smarter decisions, better results / Thomas H. Davenport, Jeanne G. Harris, Robert Morison.
Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business Press, c2010.
HD38.7 .D378 2010.
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Corporate responsibility magazine.
Edison, N.J. : SharedXpertise.
HD60.5.U5 C6874.
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International directory of company histories. Volume 109 [electronic resource] / editors, Derek Jacques and Paula Kepos.
Detroit, Mich. : St. James Press, c2010.
HD2721 .I63.
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International directory of company histories. Volume 110 [electronic resource] / editor, Tina Grant.
Detroit, Mich. : St. James Press, c2010.
HD2721 .I63.
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The Princeton encyclopedia of the world economy [electronic resource] / editors in chief, Kenneth A. Reinert, Ramkishen S. Rajan ; associate editors, Amy Jocelyn Glass, Lewis S. Davis.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2009.
HF1373 .P75 2009.
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How to measure anything : finding the value of "intangibles" in business / Douglas W. Hubbard.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2010.
HF5681.I55 H83 2010.
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The snowball : Warren Buffett and the business of life / Alice Schroeder.
New York : Bantam Books, 2008.
HG172.B84 S37 2008.
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One report : integrated reporting for a sustainable strategy / Robert G. Eccles, Michael P. Krzus.
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2010.
HG4028.B2 E23 2010.
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Economics Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Economics

Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy / Joseph E. Stiglitz.
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2010.
HB3722 .S842 2010.
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Education Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Education

Greek and Roman education : a sourcebook / Mark Joyal, Iain McDougall, J.C. Yardley.
Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2009.
LA71 .J69 2009.
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The Praxis series official guide.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2008.
LB2367.75 .P73 2008.
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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

In cold blood [videorecording] / written for the screen and directed by Richard Brooks.
[United States] : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2003.
PN1997 .I52 2003.
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Peyton Place [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; Jerry Wald's production ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; produced by Jerry Wald ; directed by Mark Robson.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004].
PN1997 .P41 2004.
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Adaptation [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clinica Estetico production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze.
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.
PN1997.2 .A3378 2003.
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The soloist [videorecording] / DreamWorks Pictures and Universal Pictures present, in association with StudioCanal and Participant Media ; a Between Two Trees production ; in association with Working Title Films ; directed by Joe Wright ; screenplay by Susannah Grant ; produced by Gary Foster, Russ Krasnoff ; a Krasnoff/Foster Entertainment production ; in association with Working Title Films.
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2009.
PN1997.2 .S65 2009.
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Citizen McCaw [videorecording] / SB Docs LLC presents ; director, Sam Tyler ; producers, Rod Lathim, Charles Minsky, Peter S. Seaman, Sam Tyler.
[Santa Barbara, Calif.?] : SB Docs LLC, c2008.
PN4756 .C57 2008.
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The Oxford companion to English literature / edited by Dinah Birch.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University, 2009.
PR19 .O94 2009.
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Piers Plowman : a parallel-text edition of the A, B, C and Z versions / William Langland ; edited by A.V.C. Schmidt.
London ; New York : Longman, 1995-2008.
PR2010 .S3 1995.
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Jane Austen's letters / collected and edited by Deirdre Le Faye.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
PR4036 .A4 1995.
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Poetry in motion [videorecording] / a film by Ron Mann ; Sphinx Productions.
Chicago, IL : Public Media Inc. : Home Vision Entertainment [distributor], c2002.
PS615 .P59 2002.
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Paradise/ Toni Morrison.
New York : Alfred A Knoff, 1997.
PS3563.O8749 P37 1998.
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We were the Mulvaneys / Joyce Carol Oates.
New York. N.Y., U.S.A. : Dutton, c1996.
PS3565.A8 W4 1996.
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Tides of war : a novel of Alcibiades and the Peloponnesian War / Steven Pressfield.
New York : Doubleday, c2000.
PS3566.R3944 T54 2000.
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The return of the player / Michael Tolkin.
New York : Grove Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, c2006.
PS3570.O4278 R47 2006.
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The tomb / F. Paul Wilson.
New York : Tor, 2006, c2004.
PS3573.W73 T66 2006.
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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

A companion to classical receptions / edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray.
Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell, 2008.
PA3009 .C66 2008.
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Talking books : readings in Hellenistic and Roman books of poetry / G.O. Hutchinson.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
PA3092 .H88 2008.
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Women in classical Greek drama [videorecording] : a mirror of Greek society / a presentation of Films for the Humanities and Sciences ; producer, Chris Scherer.
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004].
PA3136 .W66 2003.
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Stages of theatre [videorecording] : Greece & Rome / created by 3D Visualisation Centre, King's College, London.
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences [distributor], c2005.
PA3201 .S73 2005.
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Callimachus and his critics / Alan Cameron.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1995.
PA3945.Z5 C28 1995.
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Two faces of Oedipus : Sophocles' Oedipus tyrannus and Seneca's Oedipus / translated and with an introduction by Frederick Ahl.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008.
PA4414.O7 A35 2008.
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Reading death in ancient Rome / Mario Erasmo.
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2008.
PA6029.D43 E73 2008.
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Gendered dynamics in Latin love poetry / edited by Ronnie Ancona and Ellen Greene.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2005.
PA6029.L6 G46 2005.
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The commerce of war : exchange and social order in Latin epic / Neil Coffee.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
PA6029.W37 C64 2009.
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Figures of thought in Roman poetry / Gordon Williams.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 1980.
PA6047 .W43.
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Figuring genre in Roman satire / Catherine Keane.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
PA6056 .K37 2006.
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A companion to Catullus / edited by Marilyn B. Skinner.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007.
PA6276 .C66 2007.
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Time and the erotic in Horace's Odes / Ronnie Ancona.
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 1994.
PA6411 .A69 1994.
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Polyhymnia : the rhetoric of Horatian lyric discourse / Gregson Davis.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c1991.
PA6411 .D34 1991.
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Artifices of eternity : Horace's fourth book of Odes / Michael C.J. Putnam.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1986.
PA6411 .P8 1986.
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The image of the poet in Ovid's Metamorphoses / Barbara Pavlock.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2009.
PA6519.M9 P385 2009.
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Ovid and Augustus : a political reading of Ovid's erotic poems / P.J. Davis.
London : Duckworth, 2006.
PA6537 .D38 2006.
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Tibullus : elegies : text, introduction and commentary / Robert Maltby.
Cambridge : Francis Cairns, 2002.
PA6787 .A31 2002.
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The poetry of pathos : studies in Virgilian epic / Gian Biagio Conte ; edited by S.J. Harrison.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
PA6825 .C665 2007.
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Virgil : the Aeneid / K.W. Gransden.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
PA6825 .G688 2004.
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Virgil's Iliad : an essay on epic narrative / K.W. Gransden.
Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1984.
PA6825 .G69 1984.
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Words and the poet : characteristic techniques of style in Vergil's Aeneid / R.O.A.M. Lyne.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, [1998].
PA6825 .L97 1998.
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Virgil's epic designs : ekphrasis in the Aeneid / Michael C.J. Putnam.
New Haven : Yale University Press, c1998.
PA6825 .P844 1998.
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Virgil's gaze : nation and poetry in the Aeneid / J.D. Reed.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2007.
PA6825 .R385 2007.
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Public and private in Vergil's Aeneid / Susan Ford Wiltshire.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 1989.
PA6825 .W538 1989.
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History - Americas Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in History - Americas

Red lobster, white trash, and the blue lagoon : Joe Queenan's America.
New York : Hyperion, c1998.
E169.Z82 Q44 1998.
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Colombia and the United States : the making of an inter-American alliance, 1939-1960 / Bradley Lynn Coleman.
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2008.
E183.8.C7 C65 2008.
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Imperial caddy : the rise of Dan Quayle in America and the decline and fall of practically everything else / Joe Queenan.
New York : Hyperion, c1992.
E840.8.Q28 Q44 1992.
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Encyclopedia of Latin American history and culture [electronic resource] / Jay Kinsbruner, editor in chief; Erick D. Langer, senior editor.
Detroit, Mich. : Charles Scribner's Sons, 2008.
F1406 .E53 2008.
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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 past and future of medieval studies / edited by John Van Engen.
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c1994.
CB351 .P324 1994.
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History - World Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in History - World

Russia against Napoleon : the true story of the campaigns of War and peace / Dominic Lieven.
New York : Viking, 2010.
DC235 .L49 2010.
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The Oxford handbook of Hellenic studies / edited by George Boys-Stones, Barbara Graziosi and Phiroze Vasunia.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.
DF235 .O94 2009.
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Rome alive : a source-guide to the ancient city / Peter J. Aicher.
Wauconda, Ill. : Bolchazy-Carducci, c2004.
DG13 .A37 2004.
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The fires of Vesuvius : Pompeii lost and found / Mary Beard.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008.
DG70.P7 B43 2008.
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The Roman triumph / Mary Beard.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.
DG89 .B43 2007.
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Rome [videorecording] : engineering an empire / produced by KPI, History Television Network Productions ; produced, written and directed by Christopher Cassel.
New York, NY : History Channel : A&E Home Video : Distributed by New Video Group, c2007.
DG231 .R66 2007.
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Remembering the Roman people : essays on late-Republican politics and literature / T.P. Wiseman.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
DG250 .W575 2009.
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Uncivil society : 1989 and the implosion of the communist establishment / Stephen Kotkin ; with a contribution by Jan T. Gross.
New York : Modern Library, 2009.
DK288 .K68 2009.
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In light of India / Octavio Paz ; translated from the Spanish by Eliot Weinberger.
New York : Harcourt Brace, c1997.
DS423 .P4313 1997.
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Cleopatra : a biography / Duane W. Roller.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2010.
DT92.7 .R65 2010.
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McNaughtons - Popular Reading Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in McNaughtons - Popular Reading

House of Versace : the untold story of genius, murder, and survival / Deborah Ball.
New York : Crown Publishers, c2010.
TT504.6.I8 B35 2010.
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Medicine Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Medicine

Three treatises on the nature of science / Galen ; translated by Richard Walzer and Michael Frede ; with an introduction by Michael Frede.
Indianapolis, Ind. : Hackett Pub. Co., c1985.
R126 .G3923 1985.
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Hippocrates. Vol. VI / with and English translation by Paul Potter.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1988.
R126 .H4 1988.
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Hippocrates. Vol. V / with and English translation by Paul Potter.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1988.
R126 .H4 1988.
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Hippocrates. Vol. IX / edited and translated by Paul Potter.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010.
R126 .H4 2010.
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Hippocrates. Volume VIII / edited and translated by Paul Potter.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University, 1995.
R126 .H5 1995.
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The discovery of the germ : twenty years that transformed the way we think about disease / John Waller.
New York : Columbia University Press, c2002.
RB153 .W34 2002.
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The treatment trap : how the overuse of medical care is wrecking your health and what you can do to prevent it / Rosemary Gibson, Janardan Prasad Singh.
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2010.
RD27.8 .G53 2010.
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Philosophy Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Philosophy

Dead letters to Nietzsche, or, The necromantic art of reading philosophy / Joanne Faulkner.
Athens, OH : Ohio University Press, 2010.
B3317 .F337 2010.
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On friendship : one hundred maxims for a Chinese prince = Jiaoyou lun / Matteo Ricci ; translated by Timothy Billings.
New York : Columbia University Press, c2009.
BJ1533.F8 R4913 2009.
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Political Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Political Science

Justice : what's the right thing to do? / Michael J. Sandel.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2009.
JC578 .S25 2009.
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Exporting the bomb : technology transfer and the spread of nuclear weapons / Matthew Kroenig.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2010.
JZ5665 .K76 2010.
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Psychology Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Psychology.

Consciousness and mental life / Daniel N. Robinson.
New York : Columbia University Press, c2008.
B105.C477 R63 2008.
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Recreation and Leisure Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Recreation and Leisure

My view from the corner : a life in boxing / Angelo Dundee with Bert Sugar.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2008.
GV1132.D86 A35 2008.
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Religion Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Religion

Rajneeshpuram [videorecording] : an experiment to provoke God / written, produced and directed by Michael Regis Hilow ; research, Tom Ferris, Bill Delisi ; Sweet Regis Productions.
New York : Filmakers Library, [2008?].
BP605.R342 R35 2008.
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Contemplative science : where Buddhism and neuroscience converge / B. Alan Wallace.
New York : Columbia University Press, c2007.
BQ4570.N48 W35 2007.
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Oxford biblical studies online [electronic resource].
Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2009?]-
BS415.3 .O94.
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The true story of gladiators [videorecording] / [presented by] the History Channel ; written and directed by Douglas Brooks West ; produced by MPH Entertainment.
[United States] : A&E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, 2007.
BV873.E8 E89 2008.
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Science - General Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Science - General

Science and scepticism / John Watkins.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1984.
Q175 .W298 1984.
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The quest for artificial intelligence : a history of ideas and achievements / Nils J. Nilsson.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Q335 .N55 2010.
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Sociology Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Sociology

The handbook of economic sociology [electronic resource] / Neil J. Smelser and Richard Swedberg, editors.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press ; New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c2005.
HM548 .H25 2005.
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Birth, death, and motherhood in Classical Greece / Nancy Demand.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c1994.
HQ1134 .D36 1994.
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The reign of the phallus : sexual politics in ancient Athens / Eva C. Keuls.
New York : Harper & Row, c1985.
HQ1134 .K48 1985.
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Statistics Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Statistics

Where to write for vital records [electronic resource].
Hyattsville, Md. : NCHS.
HA38 .A493.
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Videos Subscribe to the RSS feed for Francis A. Drexel Library's recent acquisitions in Videos

Adaptation [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clinica Estetico production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze.
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.
PN1997.2 .A3378 2003.
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Citizen McCaw [videorecording] / SB Docs LLC presents ; director, Sam Tyler ; producers, Rod Lathim, Charles Minsky, Peter S. Seaman, Sam Tyler.
[Santa Barbara, Calif.?] : SB Docs LLC, c2008.
PN4756 .C57 2008.
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The Colosseum [videorecording] / The History Channel ; A&E Television Networks.
[New York] : A&E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2007], c2005.
GN409 .C36 2007.
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In cold blood [videorecording] / written for the screen and directed by Richard Brooks.
[United States] : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2003.
PN1997 .I52 2003.
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Joe Gould's secret [videorecording] / October Films.
New York, NY : USA Home Entertainment, c2000.
GT9991.G6 M5 2000.
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Peyton Place [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; Jerry Wald's production ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; produced by Jerry Wald ; directed by Mark Robson.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004].
PN1997 .P41 2004.
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Poetry in motion [videorecording] / a film by Ron Mann ; Sphinx Productions.
Chicago, IL : Public Media Inc. : Home Vision Entertainment [distributor], c2002.
PS615 .P59 2002.
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Rajneeshpuram [videorecording] : an experiment to provoke God / written, produced and directed by Michael Regis Hilow ; research, Tom Ferris, Bill Delisi ; Sweet Regis Productions.
New York : Filmakers Library, [2008?].
BP605.R342 R35 2008.
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The soloist [videorecording] / DreamWorks Pictures and Universal Pictures present, in association with StudioCanal and Participant Media ; a Between Two Trees production ; in association with Working Title Films ; directed by Joe Wright ; screenplay by Susannah Grant ; produced by Gary Foster, Russ Krasnoff ; a Krasnoff/Foster Entertainment production ; in association with Working Title Films.
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2009.
PN1997.2 .S65 2009.
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Stages of theatre [videorecording] : Greece & Rome / created by 3D Visualisation Centre, King's College, London.
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences [distributor], c2005.
PA3201 .S73 2005.
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The true story of gladiators [videorecording] / [presented by] the History Channel ; written and directed by Douglas Brooks West ; produced by MPH Entertainment.
[United States] : A&E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, 2007.
BV873.E8 E89 2008.
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Women in classical Greek drama [videorecording] : a mirror of Greek society / a presentation of Films for the Humanities and Sciences ; producer, Chris Scherer.
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004].
PA3136 .W66 2003.
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Last revision / review May 24, 2012