Archives Library Information Center (ALIC)

New Books Shelf: Fall 2017

The following list represents titles newly acquired by ALIC.


  1. Appraisal and acquisition strategies. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2016. vii, 185 pages.
    ZA 4080 A67 2016
  2. Digital preservation essentials. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2016. 125 pages.
    Z 701.3 C65 O64 2016
  3. Engaging with records and archives: histories and theories. London: Facet Publishing, 2016. xv, 236 pages.
    CD 995 E54 2016
  4. Putting descriptive standards to work. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2017. vii, 352 pages.
    Z 695.2 P87 2017
  5. Rights in the digital era. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2015. v, 238 pages.
    KF 4325 R54 2015
  6. Teaching with primary sources. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2016. vii, [3], 204 pages.
    ZA 3075 T44 2016
  7. Allen, Keith R. Interrogation nation: refugees and spies in Cold War Germany. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. xxxii, 276 pages.
    DD 257.4 A5886 2017
  8. Alvandi, Roham. Nixon, Kissinger, and the Shah: the United States and Iran in the Cold War. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. xii, 255 pages.
    E 183.8 I55 A598 2016
  9. Bastian, Jeannette A. Archives in libraries: what librarians and archivists need to know to work together. Chicago, Illinois: Society of American Archivists, 2015. vi, 137 pages.
    CD 971 B29 2015
  10. Berlage, Nancy K. Farmers helping farmers: the rise of the farm and home bureaus, 1914-1935. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. ix, 308 pages.
    HD 1484 B47 2016
  11. Clark, J. P. Preparing for war: the emergence of the modern U.S. army, 1815-1917. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2017. xi, 336 pages.
    U 43 U4 C55 2017
  12. Cobbs Hoffman, Elizabeth. The Hello Girls: America's first women soldiers. Cambridge, Massachusetts; London, England: Harvard University Press, 2017. 370 pages,14 unnumbered pages of plates.
    D 639 T4 C63 2017
  13. Cocciolo, Anthony. Moving image and sound collections for archivists. Chicago, IL: The Society of American Archivists, 2017. 218 pages.
    PN 1993.4 C58 2017
  14. Crockett, Margaret. The no-nonsense guide to archives and recordkeeping. London: Facet Publishing, 2016. vii, 212 pages.
    CD 950 C76 2016
  15. Dickey, Jeff. Empire of mud: the secret history of Washington, DC. Guilford, Connecticut: Lyons Press, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, 2014. xviii, 301 pages.
    F 197 D53 2014
  16. Eckstein, Arthur M. Bad moon rising: how the weather underground beat the FBI and lost the revolution. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. vii, 352 pages.
    HN 90 R3 E25 2016
  17. Faulkner, Richard Shawn. Pershing's Crusaders: the American soldier in World War I. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. xii, 758 pages.
    D 570.9 F38 2017
  18. Garfield, Seth. In search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the nature of a region. Durham: Duke University Press, 2013. xiii, 343 pages.
    HC 188 A485 G37 2013
  19. Gorenfeld, Will. Kearny's Dragoons out west: the birth of the U.S. Cavalry. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. xiii, 466 pages.
    F 592 G66 2016
  20. Graff, Garrett M. Raven Rock: the story of the U.S. government's secret plan to save itself -- while the rest of us die. New York ; London; Toronto: Simon & Schuster, 2017. xxv, 529 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates.
    UA 927 G73 2017
  21. Grann, David. Killers of the Flower Moon: the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI. New York: Doubleday, 2017. x, 338 pages.
    E 99 O8 G675 2017
  22. Harper, Kristine. Make it rain: state control of the atmosphere in twentieth-century America. Chicago; London: The University of Chicago Press, 2017. ix, 317 pages.
    QC 928.7 H37 2017
  23. Hindley, Meredith. Destination Casablanca: exile, espionage, and the battle for North Africa in World War II. New York: PublicAffairs, 2017. xviii, 491 pages.
    D 766.99 M6 H56 2017
  24. Hornfischer, James D. The fleet at flood tide: America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945. New York: Bantam Books, 2016. xxvii, 602 pages.
    D 767 H596 2016
  25. House, John M. Wolfhounds and polar bears: the American Expeditionary Force in Siberia, 1918-1920. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press, 2016. ix, 243 pages.
    DK 265.42 U5 H68 2016
  26. Jacobs, Meg. Panic at the pump: the energy crisis and the transformation of American politics in the 1970s. New York: Hill & Wang, 2017. viii, 371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates.
    HD 9502 U52 J33 2017
  27. Jampoler, Andrew C. A. Embassy to the Eastern courts: America's secret first pivot toward Asia, 1832-37. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 2015. xv, 236 pages.
    HF 3118 J36 2015
  28. Jordan, Brian Matthew. Marching home: union veterans and their unending Civil War. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2014. vii, 374 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates.
    E 462 J67 2014
  29. Kastenberg, Joshua E. To raise and discipline an army: Major General Enoch Crowder, the Judge Advocate General's Office and the realignment of civil and military relations in World War I. DeKalb: NIU Press, 2017. ix, 494 pages.
    KF 373 C728 K37 2017
  30. Laney, Monique. German rocketeers in the heart of Dixie: making sense of the Nazi past during the civil rights era. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015. xv, 302 pages.
    TL 781.85 A1 L36 2015
  31. Lichtblau, Eric. The Nazis next door: how America became a safe haven for Hitler's men. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014. xvii, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates.
    E 743.5 L49 2014
  32. Masich, Andrew Edward. Civil War in the southwest borderlands, 1861-1867. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2017. x, 454 pages.
    E 470.9 M37 2017
  33. Mezurek, Kelly D. For Their Own Cause: The 27th United States Colored Troops. Kent, Ohio: The Kent State University Press, 2016. x, 354 pages.
    E 492.94 27th M49 2016
  34. Mills, Bill. Treacherous passage: Germany's secret plot against the United States in Mexico during World War I. Lincoln: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, 2017. xii, 226 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates.
    D 619.3 M56 2017
  35. Mills, David W. Cold War in a cold land: fighting communism on the northern plains. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2015. ix, 300 pages.
    F 595.2 M53 2015
  36. Mitchell, Greg. The tunnels: escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill. New York: Crown, 2016. 382 pages.
    DD 900 M58 2016
  37. Moubayed, Sami M. Syria and the USA: Washington's relations with Damascus from Wilson to Eisenhower. London; New York: I.B. Tauris, 2013. xv, 207 pages, 8 pages of plates.
    E 183.8 S95 M68 2013
  38. Mundy, Liza. Code girls: the untold story of the American women code breakers of World War II. New York: Hachette Books, 2017. xiv, 416 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates.
    D 810 C88 M86 2017
  39. Puaca, Brian M. Learning democracy: education reform in West Germany, 1945-1965. New York: Berghahn Books, 2009. xiii, 221 pages.
    LA 721.82 P83 2009
  40. Purcell, Aaron D. Donors and archives: a guidebook for successful programs. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. xxxv, 201 pages.
    CD 973 A37 P87 2015
  41. Remy, Steven P. The Malmedy Massacre: the war crimes trial controversy. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2017. viii, 342 pages.
    D 804 G3 R46 2017
  42. Rice, Donald Tunnicliff. Cast in deathless bronze: Andrew Rowan, the Spanish-American War, and the origins of American empire. Morgantown: West Virginia University Press, 2016. xiii, 370 pages.
    E 714.6 R8 R53 2016
  43. Rossano, Geoffrey Louis. Striking the hornets' nest: naval aviation and the origins of strategic bombing in World War I. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 2015. xiii, 277 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates.
    D 602 R67 2015
  44. Sharfstein, Daniel J. Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2017. xvii, 613 pages.
    E 83.877 S49 2017
  45. Stevens, Rosemary. A time of scandal: Charles R. Forbes, Warren G. Harding, and the making of the Veterans Bureau. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. xviii, 376 pages.
    E 785 S74 2016
  46. Thomas, David. The silence of the archive. Chicago: Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2017. xxvi, 187 pages.
    CD 973 A37 T46 2017
  47. Towne, Stephen E. Surveillance and spies in the Civil War: exposing Confederate conspiracies in America's heartland. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2015. xi, 430 pages.
    E 608 T69 2015
  48. Tudda, Chris. Cold War summits: a history, from Potsdam to Malta. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2015. xii, 225 pages.
    D 842 T83 2015
  49. Vargas, Zaragosa. Crucible of struggle: a history of Mexican Americans from colonial times to the present era. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxi, 438 pages.
    E 184 M5 V343 2017
  50. Weinberger, Sharon. The imagineers of war: the untold history of DARPA, the Pentagon agency that changed the world. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2017. x, 475 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates.
    U 394 A75 W45 2017