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TRF Campus Library – New Materials
February 8, 2016
323.09 Is,
Isolated (85 min.)
Isolated features never before seen footage of an ancient aboriginal
culture as well as one of the most epic wave discoveries of the past
20 years.
Glen Campbell: I’ll be me (105 min.)
They thought it would last five weeks. Instead it went for 151
spectacular sold out shows over a triumphant year and a half across
005.4 Mc
McFedries, Paul
Teach yourself visually Windows 10 c2015
Provides clear, step-by-step instructions for tackling more than 150
Windows tasks. Each task-based spread covers a single technique,
sure to help you get up and running on Windows 10 in no time.
005.4 Mc
McFedries, Paul
Windows 7 simplified c2009
A visual handbook demonstrates the newest features of Windows 7,
including its graphics, Internet applications, multimedia functions,
and interface, while reviewing such basics as document and file
management, security, customization, and networking.
020.285 Pa
Palfrey, John
BiblioTech: why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google
Libraries today are more important than ever. More than just book
repositories, libraries can become bulwarks against some of the
most crucial challenges of our age: unequal access to education,
jobs, and information.
158 Br
Brown, Brene
The gifts of imperfection: let go of who you think you’re supposed
to be and embrace who you are
303.372 Ta
Taibbi, Matt
The divide: American injustice in the age of the wealth gap
Driven by immersive reporting, this is a stunning look into the
newest high-stakes divide in our country: between a lawless
aristocracy of hyperwealth and the rest of us, living under the
shadow of an incipient American police state.
305.8 Co
Coates, Ta-Nehisi
Between the world and me
Coates provides readers a thrillingly illuminating new framework for
understanding race: its history, our contemporary dilemma, and
where we go from here.
306.84 Mc
McConnell, Michael
The wedding heard ‘round the world: America’s first gay marriage
On September 3, 1971, Michael McConnell and Jack Baker
exchanged vows in the first legal same-sex wedding in the United
323.3 Si
Signorile, Michelangelo
It’s not over: getting beyond tolerance, defeating homophobia, and
winning true equality
Marriage equality has surged across the country. From the author of
the groundbreaking bestseller Queer in America, a myth-shattering
look at the present and future of gay rights.
324.6 Pi
Pinckney, Darryl
Blackballed: the Black vote and US democracy
In this combination of memoir, historical narrative, and
contemporary political and social analysis, Pinckney investigates the
struggle for Black voting rights from Reconstruction through the civil
rights movement, leading up to the election of Barack Obama as
338.4 Be
Beckert, Sven
Empire of cotton: a global history
The epic story of the rise and fall of the empire of cotton, its
centrality in the world economy, and its making and remaking of
global capitalism.
345.7445 Sc
Schiff, Stacy
The witches: Salem, 1692
Aside from suffrage, the Salem Witch Trials represent the only
moment when women played the central role in American history.
In curious ways, the trials would shape the future republic.
363.2076 Po
Mometrix Media LLC
Police test review for the Police Exam
364.66 Ec
Echols, Damien
Life after death
The New York Times bestselling memoir by Damien Echols of the
West Memphis Three, who was falsely convicted of three murders
and spent nearly eighteen years on Death Row.
373.1262 Hi
Mometrix Media LLC
HiSET test review for the High School Equivalency Test
428 To
Mometrix Media LLC
TOEFL review for the Test of English as a Foreign Language
500 Mu
Munroe, Randall
Thing explainer: complicated stuff in simple words
The creator of the webcomic "xkcd" uses line drawings and just ten
hundred common words to provide simple explanations for how
things work, including microwaves, bridges, tectonic plates, the solar
system, the periodic table, helicopters, and other essential concepts.
509 Wo
Wootton, David
The invention of science: a new history of the scientific revolution
Wootton argues that the Scientific Revolution was actually five
separate yet concurrent events that developed independently, but
came to intersect and create a new worldview.
509.2 Wu
Wulf, Andrea
The invention of nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s new world
Wulf shows how Humboldt created our understanding of the natural
world, and champions a renewed interest in this vital player in
environmental history and science.
510.76 Ma
Mometrix Media LLC
Mathematics practice questions and subject review for the College
Math Placement Test
577 Eh
Ehrlich, Paul R.
Tobias, Michael Charles
Hope on earth: a conversation
Both Ehrlich and Tobias argue that we are on the verge of
environmental catastrophe, as the human population continues to
grow without restraint and without significant attempts to deal with
overconsumption and the vast depletion of resources and climate
problems it creates.
610.73 Ho
Mometrix Media LLC
HOBET exam review for the Health Occupations Basic Entrance
650.1 Kr
Kaplan, Inc.
NCLEX-RN 2015-2016 strategies, practice, & review
Kramer, David
Entering the real world: timeless ideas not learned in school
658.3 Tu
Tulgan, Bruce
Bridging the soft skills gap: how to teach the missing basics to
today’s young talent
Today’s new young workforce has so much to offer, yet too many of
them are held back, and driving the grown-ups crazy, because of
their weak soft skills.
791.5 Ch
Chambers, Robert W.
The king in yellow (graphic novel)
The King in Yellow is one of the most important works of American
supernatural fiction--a thrilling tale of horror that will make readers
laugh and cry and tremble with fright.
792.7 Ap
Apatow, Judd
Sick in the head: conversations about life and comedy
Before becoming one of the most successful filmmakers in
Hollywood, Judd Apatow was the original comedy nerd.
796.332 Le
Lewis, Ray
I feel like going on: life, game, and glory
The legendary Baltimore Ravens linebacker assesses the state of
football while recounting his troubled youth, his rise to athletic
fame, and the allegations that threatened his NFL career.
813.3 Po
Edited by G.R.
The selected writings of Edgar Allan Poe: authoritative texts,
backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Presents an annotated selection of writing by Edgar Allan Poe,
including poems, stories, essays, and a novel, and includes
documents related to Poe's life and career, as well as fourteen
critical essays.
828.9 Ba
Dunbar, Janet
J.M. Barrie: the man behind the image
Based on journals and letters, the author presents a probing
examination of the life and thought of the beloved Scottish
920.72 Wa
Behind every great man: the forgotten women behind the world’s
famous and infamous
Wagman-Geller introduces you to forty captivating females who
have stood behind their legendary partners and helped to humanize
them, often at the cost of their own careers, reputations, and
921 Ca
Vella, Christina
George Washington Carver: a life
Born into slavery, Carver earned a master's degree at Iowa State
Agricultural College and went on to become that university's first
black faculty member. A keen painter who chose agricultural studies
over art, he focused the majority of his research on peanuts and
sweet potatoes. His scientific breakthroughs with the crops--both of
which would replenish the cotton-leached soil of the South--helped
spare multitudes of sharecroppers from poverty.
937 Be
Beard, Mary
SPQR: a history of ancient Rome
In S.P.Q.R., world-renowned classicist Mary Beard narrates the
unprecedented rise of a civilization that even two thousand years
later still shapes many of our most fundamental assumptions about
power, citizenship, responsibility, political violence, empire, luxury,
and beauty.
McCurley, T. Mark
Hunter killer: inside America’s unmanned air war
The first-ever inside look at the US military's secretive Remotely
Piloted Aircraft program--equal parts techno-thriller, historical
account, and war memoir.
973.385 Da
Daigler, Kenneth A.
Spies, patriots, and traitors: American intelligence in the
Revolutionary War
Intelligence and espionage played a key role during the War of
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