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New book list - July 24, 2017 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, Jul 10 2017

We were not orphans : stories from the Waco State Home / by Sherry Matthews ; foreword by Robert Draper ; oral histories edited by Jesse Sublett.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.
362.732 M432W 2011
Received: 7/13/2017
Orphanages--Texas--Waco--History.
Child welfare--Texas--Waco.
Child abuse--Texas--Waco.
Children--Institutional care--Texas--Waco.

No apparent distress : a doctor's coming-of-age on the front lines of American medicine / Rachel Pearson.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2017]
362.1 P318N 2017
Received: 7/13/2017
Medical students.
Medical education.
Health care rationing.
Sociobiology.
Personal narratives.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
MEDICAL / Essays.
Health care rationing.
Medical education.
Medical students.
Sociobiology.

The first Waco Horror : the lynching of Jesse Washington and the rise of the NAACP / Patricia Bernstein.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, Ã2005.
364.152 B458F 2005
Received: 7/13/2017
Lynching--Texas--Waco--History--20th century.
Murder--Texas--Waco--History--20th century.
Lynching.
Murder.
Race relations.
Lynchjustiz.

The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation / James Donovan.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
976.403 D719B 2012
Received: 7/13/2017

Week of Monday, Jun 26 2017

A state of remembrance.
[Austin, Tex.] : Senate of Texas, [2017]
L1803.5 ST29R 2017
Received: 6/30/2017
Legislators--Texas--Biography.

The little boy and the old woman / by Jason Villalba ; art by Kate Sipp.
Dallas, TX : Jason Villalba, c2016.
YOUNG TEXANS
Received: 6/26/2017
Families--Texas--Juvenile fiction.

Lone star nation : the epic story of the battle for Texas independence / H.W. Brands.
New York : Anchor Books, 2005, Ã2004.
976.403 B734L 2004
Received: 6/26/2017
Texas--History--Revolution, 1835-1886.
Texas--History--To 1846.

Goodbye to a river, a narrative.
New York, Knopf, 1960.
917.641 G785G 1959
Received: 6/26/2017
Brazo River.
Brazos Valley.

Week of Monday, Jun 19 2017

The death of expertise : the campaign against established knowledge and why it matters / Tom Nichols.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
303.4833 N518D 2017
Received: 6/23/2017
Information society--Political aspects.
Knowledge, Theory of--Political aspects.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Expertise--Political aspects.
Education, Higher--Political aspects.
Internet--Political aspects.
Information society--Political aspects.
Education, Higher--Political aspects.
Internet--Political aspects.
Knowledge, Theory of--Political aspects.
Education, Higher--Political aspects.
Expertise--Political aspects.
Information society--Political aspects.
Internet--Political aspects.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Knowledge, Theory of--Political aspects.
Sociâetâe numâerique.
Sciences de l'information.
Informationsgesellschaft gnd (DE-588)4114011-4
Wissenssoziologie gnd (DE-588)4066615-3
Wissenserwerb gnd (DE-588)4241169-5
Fehlinformation gnd (DE-588)4113529-5
Experte gnd (DE-588)4071081-6 .block 303.4833 N518D 2017