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New book list - April 23, 2018 By date  |  By subject

Below is a list of books the Library has received during the past two months.

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Week of Monday, Apr 16 2018

Department of Public Safety : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 P3500 2018
Received: 4/20/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 M2250 2018
Received: 4/20/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Military Department : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 M1625 2018
Received: 4/20/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Spanish water, Anglo water : early development in San Antonio / Charles R. Porter Jr.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, Ã2009.
333.91009764 P833S 2009
Received: 4/19/2018
Water rights--Texas--San Antonio--History.
Water-supply--Social aspects--Texas--San Antonio--History.
Water-supply--Political aspects--Texas--San Antonio--History.
Water--Texas--San Antonio--Distribution--Management--History.
Land tenure--Texas--San Antonio--History.
Irrigation canals and flumes--Texas--San Antonio--History.

Don't give up, keep the faith / Bishop George Sampleton.
[Cedar Creek, Tex.] : [s.n.], [2018]
976.4 SA47D 2018
Received: 4/18/2018
Religious biography.

Sources of revenue : a history of state taxes and fees in Texas, 1972-2016.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Fiscal Management Division, [2017]
C2600.8 SO85 2017
Received: 4/16/2018
Revenue--Texas.
Taxation--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.

Sunset in Texas, 2013-2015.
[Austin, Tex.] : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2013]
S1500.8 SU74 2013
Received: 4/16/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

We the corporations : how American businesses won their civil rights / Adam Winkler.
New York, NY : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a Division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
346.73 W729W 2018
Received: 4/16/2018
Civil rights of corporations--United States.
LAW--General.
Civil rights of corporations.
LAW / Legal History.
Civil rights of corporations--United States.

Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists, Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors, Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners, Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists : Sunset Staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 M394S 2018
Received: 4/16/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Week of Monday, Apr 09 2018

Daddy said : memories of an old Van Zandter / by Elvis Allen.
[Edgewood, Tex.] : [Legacy Publications], [1999]
976.4276 A53D
Received: 4/9/2018
Allen family.

Week of Monday, Apr 02 2018

Texas Medical Board : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 M468S 2018
Received: 4/5/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Veterans Commission : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 V641 2018
Received: 4/5/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Historical Commission : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018[]
S1500.8 H629 2018
Received: 4/5/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Unhealthy politics : the battle over evidence-based medicine / Eric M. Patashnik, Alan S. Gerber, Conor M. Dowling.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2017]
362.1 P27U 2017
Received: 4/4/2018
Medical policy--United States.
Evidence-based medicine.
Clinical medicine--Decision making.
Clinical medicine--Decision making.
Evidence-based medicine.
Medical policy.
Clinical medicine--Decision making.
Evidence-based medicine.
Medical policy.

Decarcerating America : from mass punishment to public health / edited by Ernest Drucker.
New York : The New Press, 2018.
364.60973 D84D 2018
Received: 4/4/2018
Imprisonment--United States.
Prisons--Law and legislation--United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of--United States.
Punishment--United States.
Correctional law--United States.
Law reform--United States.
Imprisonment--Social aspects--United States.
Correctional law.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Imprisonment.
Imprisonment--Social aspects.
Law reform.
Prisons--Law and legislation.
Punishment.
LAW / Criminal Law.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Penology.
LAW / Criminal Law.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Penology.
LAW / Criminal Law / General.

The Broken Spoke : Austin's legendary honky-tonk / Donna Marie Miller.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2017]
792.709765 M613B 2017
Received: 4/4/2018
Country music--Texas--Austin--History and criticism.
Country musicians--Texas--Austin.
Dance halls--Texas--Austin--History.
Bars (Drinking establishments)--Texas--Austin--History.
Popular culture--Texas--Austin--History.
Businessmen--Texas--Austin.
Dance.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Country & Bluegrass.

Week of Monday, Mar 26 2018

Tattooed on my soul : Texas veterans remember World War II / edited by Stephen M. Sloan, Lois E. Myers, and Michelle Holland.
College Station, Texas : Texas A&M University Press, [2015]
940.54 SL52T 2015
Received: 3/29/2018
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans--Texas--Interviews.
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans--Texas--Biography.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American.
Armed Forces.
Veterans.

Newell's history of the Texas Revolution / by Rev. Chester Newell ; edited by Michelle M. Haas.
[Corpus Christi, Tex.] : Copano Bay Press, 2015.
976.4 N442 2015
Received: 3/26/2018

Higher education in Texas : its beginnings to 1970 / Charles R. Matthews.
Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, [2018]
378.764 M432 2018
Received: 3/26/2018
Education, Higher--Texas--History.
Universities and colleges--Texas--History.
Education, Higher.
Universities and colleges.

Week of Monday, Mar 12 2018

House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2018 : a report to the House of Representatives, 86th Legislature / Byron Cook, chairman ; cheif committee clerk, Toni Barcellona ; assistant committee clerk, Alicia Seagraves.
[Austin, TX] : House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness, [2018]
L1836.85 IN8H V.1
Received: 3/16/2018
Economic development--Government policy--Texas.
Economic policy--Texas.

American legislative leaders, 1850-1910 / Charles F. Ritter & Jon L. Wakelyn ; James H. Broussard, James Roger Sharp, and Nancy Weatherly Sharp, advisory editors.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1989.
328.73 R514A 1989
Received: 3/12/2018
Legislators--United States--Biography--Dictionaries.
Legislators--United States--Registers.
Legislators.
Politics and government fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Parlementsleden.
Deelstaten.
Biographie.
Politiker.
Biografie.
Politiker.

Murder and mayhem : the war of Reconstruction in Texas / by James M. Smallwood, Barry A. Crouch, and Larry Peacock.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, Ã2003.
976.4061 SM19M 2003
Received: 3/12/2018
Reconstruction (U.S.
Reconstruction (U.S.
Violence--Texas--History--19th century.
Vendetta--Texas--History--19th century.
Social aspects.
Social conditions fast (OCoLC)fst01919811
Vendetta.
Violence.

Ten more Texans in gray / edited by W.C. Nunn.
Hillsboro, Texas : Hill Junior College Press, 1980.
973.7464 N924T 1980
Received: 3/12/2018

Week of Monday, Feb 26 2018

The polarizers : postwar architects of our partisan era / Sam Rosenfeld.
Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press, 2018.
324.273 R724P 2018
Received: 2/26/2018
Political parties--United States.
Polarization (Social sciences)--United States.
Polarization (Social sciences) fast (OCoLC)fst01068309
Political parties.
Politics and government.

Sentencing fragments : penal reform in America, 1975-2025 / Michael Tonry.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016]
365.70973 T616S 2016
Received: 2/26/2018
Prison sentences--United States.
Sentences (Criminal procedure)--United States.
Corrections--United States.
Imprisonment--United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of--United States.
Sentences (Criminal procedure) fast (OCoLC)fst01112638
Corrections.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Imprisonment.
Prison sentences.
86.44 penitentiary law.