Archives Library Information Center (ALIC)

New Books Shelves: Winter 2013

Summer 2015

The following list represents titles newly acquired by ALIC.


  1. Appraisal and acquisition: innovative practices for archives and special collections. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]. xii, 185 p.
    CD 973 A77 A67 2015
  2. Beyond forty acres and a mule: African American landowning families since Reconstruction. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014. xviii, 350 p.
    E 185.6 B49 2014
  3. The Declaration of Independence in historical context: American state papers, petitions, proclamations & letters of the delegates to the First National Congresses. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, [2014]. xxx, 750 p.
    E 221 D38 2014
  4. Description. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. xii, 185 p.
    Z 695.2 D47 2014
  5. Educational programs: innovative practices for archives and special collections. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]. xi, 195 p.
    CD 971 E38 2015
  6. Fog of war: the Second World War and the civil rights movement. New York: Oxford University Press, CO2012. x, 240 p.
    D 744.7 U6 F64 2012
  7. Management. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. xii, 203 p.
    CD 950 M34 2014
  8. Outreach. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. xii, 185 p.
    CD 971 O88 2014
  9. Reference and access: innovative practices for archives and special collections. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. xii, 191 p.
    CD 971 R367 2014
  10. Serving LGBTIQ library and archives users: essays on outreach, service, collections and access. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2011], CO2011. xi, 346 p.
    Z 711.92 S49 S47 2011
  11. Allen, Arthur. The fantastic laboratory of Dr. Weigl: how two brave scientists battled typhus and sabotaged the Nazis. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]. viii, 384 p.
    RC 199.6 P6 A44 2014
  12. Allen, Danielle S. Our Declaration: a reading of the Declaration of Independence in defense of equality. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, 2015. 315 p.
    E 221 A475 2015
  13. Arnold, Jason Ross. Secrecy in the sunshine era: the promise and failures of US open government laws. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, [2014]. xiv, 542 p.
    KF 5753 A976 2014
  14. Beck, Paul Norman. Columns of vengeance: soldiers, Sioux, and the Punitive Expeditions, 1863-1864. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, [2013]. xiv, 314 p.
    E 83.86 B44 2013
  15. Bridger, Sarah. Scientists at war: the ethics of Cold War weapons research. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2015. x, 350 p.
    Q 125 B728 2015
  16. Casey, Steven. When soldiers fall: how Americans have confronted combat losses from World War I to Afghanistan. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, [2014]. x, 310 p.
    U 163 C265 2014
  17. Clark, Anthony. The last campaign: how presidents rewrite history, run for posterity & enshrine their legacies. [Place of publication not identified]: [Anthony Clark], [2015]. 223 p.
    CD 3029.82 C53 2015
  18. Dando-Collins, Stephen. Operation Chowhound: the most risky, most glorious US bomber mission of WWII. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. xiv, 248 p., 8 unnumbered p. of plates.
    D 802 N4 D36 2015
  19. Daniel, Pete. Dispossession: discrimination against African American farmers in the age of civil rights. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, CO2013. xiii, 332 p.
    HD 8039 F32 U626 2013
  20. Devine, Shauna. Learning from the wounded: the Civil War and the rise of American medical science. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]. x, 372 p.
    R 151 D48 2014
  21. Dickon, Chris. Americans at war in foreign forces: a history, 1914/1945. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014] v, 234 p.
    UB 321 D53 2014
  22. Eichhorn, Kate. The archival turn in feminism: outrage in order. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2014. xii, 188 p.
    HQ 1121 E33 2014
  23. Ernst, Wolfgang. Digital memory and the archive. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, CO2013. 265 p.
    P 90 E685 2013
  24. Faith, Thomas I. Behind the gas mask: the U.S. Chemical Warfare Service in war and peace. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, [2014]. x, 149 p., 10 unnumbered p. of plates.
    UG 447 F26 2014
  25. Foreman, Amanda. A world on fire: Britain's crucial role in the American Civil War. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2012, c2010. xxxix, [vii], 958, [1] p., [39] p. of plates.
    E 469 F67 2012
  26. Frankum, Ronald Bruce. Vietnam's year of the rat: Elbridge Durbrow, Ngo, Tinh Di&em, and the turn in U.S. relations, 1959-1961. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2014. vii, 253 p.
    E 183.8 V5 F73 2014
  27. Friedman, Norman. Fighting the great war at sea: strategy, tactics and technology. 416 p.
    V 25 F75 2014
  28. Geoghegan, John J. Operation Storm: Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II. New York: Broadway Books, [2013]. xiii, 478 p., [16] p. of plates.
    D 783.6 G45 2013b
  29. Gitelman, Lisa. Paper knowledge: toward a media history of documents. Durham ; London: Duke University Press, 2014. xiii, 210 p.
    P 96 T42 G56 2014
  30. Glass, Charles. The deserters: a hidden history of World War II. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2014. xviii, 380 p.
    D 810 D57 G53 2014
  31. Griffin, Nicholas. Ping-pong diplomacy: the secret history behind the game that changed the world. New York: Scribner, 2014. xi, 336 p., 8 unnumbered p. of plates.
    E 183.8 C5 G736 2014
  32. Gutierrez, Edward A. Doughboys on the Great War: how American soldiers viewed their military service. x, 308 p.
    D 570.2 G88 2014
  33. Helm, Sarah. Ravensbruck: life and death in Hitler's concentration camp for women. New York: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, [2014]. xxiv, 743 p., 16 unnumbered p. of plates.
    D 805.5 R38 H45 2014
  34. Humphreys, Margaret. Marrow of tragedy: the health crisis of the American Civil War. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. xiv, 385 p.
    E 621 H86 2013
  35. Hynes, Samuel. The unsubstantial air: American fliers in the First World War. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014. xii, 322 p.
    D 606 H86 2014
  36. Ingram, Tammy. Dixie Highway: road building and the making of the Modern South, 1900-1930. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]. xiv, 255 p.
    TE 25.5 D49 I64 2014
  37. Janney, Caroline E. Remembering the Civil War: reunion and the limits of reconciliation. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [2013]. xii, 451 p.
    E 468.9 J36 2013
  38. Kaufman, Scott. Project Plowshare: the peaceful use of nuclear explosives in Cold War America. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013. xiv, 295 p.
    TK 9153 K38 2013
  39. Lidman, Tomas. Libraries and archives: a comparative study. Oxford, UK: Chandos Pub., 2012. xvi, 123 p.
    Z 721 L642 2012
  40. Martini, Edwin A. Agent Orange: history, science, and the politics of uncertainty. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, CO2012. xvi, 302 p.
    DS 559.8 C5 M37 2012
  41. Messimer, Dwight R. The Baltimore Sabotage Cell: German agents, American traitors, and the U-boat Deutschland during World War I. xiii, 263 p.
    D 592 D4 M48 2015
  42. Miller, Mark Edwin. Claiming tribal identity: the Five Tribes and the politics of federal acknowledgment. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, [2013]. xiv, 475 p.
    E 78 O45 M56 2013
  43. Mitter, Rana. Forgotten ally: China's World War II, 1937-1945. Boston: Mariner Books, [2014]. xiii, 450 p.
    DS 777.53 M555 2013
  44. Oliver, Gillian. Records management and information culture: tackling the people problem. London: Facet Publishing, 2014. xiv, 178 p.
    CD 950 O45 2014
  45. Opdycke, Sandra. The flu epidemic of 1918: America's experience in the global health crisis. New York: Routledge, 2014. xviii, 215 p.
    RC 150.4 O63 2014
  46. Preston, Diana. A higher form of killing: six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Press, 2015. 340 p., 16 unnumbered p. of plates.
    UF 505 G3 P74 2015
  47. Rentfrow, James C. Home squadron: the U.S. Navy on the North Atlantic station. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, [2014]. xi, 218 p.
    VA 63 N8 R46 2014
  48. Rouleau, Brian. With sails whitening every sea: mariners and the making of an American maritime empire. Ithaca ; London: Cornell University Press, 2014. xi, 268 p.
    G 540 R68 2014
  49. Ryan, Joseph W. Samuel Stouffer and the GI survey: sociologists and soldiers during the Second World War. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, [2013]. xxxi, 279 p.
    UA 23 R96 2013
  50. Santamaria, Daniel A. Extensible processing for archives and special collections: reducing processing backlogs. Chicago: Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2015. xii, 235 p.
    CD 971 S33 2015
  51. Shenk, Robert. America's Black Sea fleet: the U.S. Navy amidst war and revolution, 1919-1923. Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, c2012. xviii, 365 p.
    DJK 66 S54 2012
  52. Snow, Peter. When Britain burned the White House: the 1814 invasion of Washington. New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2014. x, 308 p., 8 unnumbered p. of plates.
    E 356 W3 S66 2014
  53. Steen, Kathryn. The American synthetic organic chemicals industry: war and politics, 1910-1930. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]. xii, 403 p.
    HD 9651.5 S73 2014
  54. Symonds, Craig L. Neptune: the Allied invasion of Europe and the D-Day landings. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xvii, 422 p., 16 unnumbered p. of plates.
    D 756.5 N6 S96 2014
  55. Taber, George M. Chasing gold: the incredible story of how the Nazis stole Europe's bullion. New York: Pegasus Books, 2014. xvi, 527 p., 16 unnumbered p. of plates.
    D 810 C8 T33 2014
  56. Van Vleck, Jenifer. Empire of the air: aviation and the American ascendancy. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2013. 370 p.
    HE 9803 A3 V26 2013
  57. Vogel, Charity Ann. The Angola Horror: the 1867 train wreck that shocked the nation and transformed American railroads. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013. xiii, 296 p.
    HE 1781 A54 V64 2013
  58. Weld, Kirsten. Paper cadavers: the archives of dictatorship in Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014. xvi, 335 p.
    F 1466.5 W45 2014
  59. Whitt, Jacqueline E. Bringing God to men: American military chaplains and the Vietnam War. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]. xii, 298 p.
    DS 559.64 W47 2014
  60. Woodward, David R. The American army and the First World War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xviii, 465 p.
    D 570 W57 2014
  61. Zarate, Juan Carlos. Treasury's war: the unleashing of a new era of financial warfare. New York: PublicAffairs, 2015. xiii, 488 p.
    HJ 261 Z37 2015

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