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New book list - March 20, 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, Mar 13 2017

Painting in Texas; the nineteenth century, by Pauline A. Pinckney. Introd. by Jerry Bywaters.
Austin, Tex., Published for the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Fort Worth, by the University of Texas Press [1967]
759.164 P651P 1967
Received: 3/15/2017
Painting, American--Texas.
Painters--Texas.
Peinture amâericaine--Texas.
Peintres--Texas.
Painters.
Painting, American.

Women in Civil War Texas : Diversity and Dissidence in the Trans-Mississippi / edited by Deborah M. Liles and Angela Boswell.
Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, [2016]
305.409764 L627W 2016
Received: 3/15/2017
Women--Texas--History--19th century.
Women pioneers--Texas.
Women.
Women pioneers.
Women--Texas--History.
Women--19th century.
HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877) bisacsh
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies.

The Latina advantage : gender, race, and political success / Christina E. Bejarano.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [2013]
305.868 B397L 2013
Received: 3/15/2017
Women legislators--United States.
Latin Americans--United States.
Latin Americans.
Women legislators.

Texas dames : sassy and savvy women throughout Lone Star history / Carmen Goldthwaite.
Charleston, SC : The History Press, 2012.
976.4 G58T 2012
Received: 3/15/2017
Women--Texas--Biography.
Women.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Historical.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies.

A love letter to Texas women / Sarah Bird.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.
813.54 B532L 2016
Received: 3/15/2017
Women--Texas--Humor.
Manners and customs.
Women.
20160930 New List current.

Let me tell you what I've learned : Texas wisewomen speak / PJ Pierce ; foreword by Liz Carpenter.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2002.
920.7209764 P611L 2002
Received: 3/13/2017
Women--Texas--Interviews.
Women--Texas--Biography.
Oral history.
Women--interview.
TEXANA.
Oral history.
Women.

Spoken from the heart / Laura Bush.
New York : Scribner, Ã2010.
973.931092 B963S 2010
Received: 3/13/2017
Presidents' spouses--United States--Biography.
Elementary school teachers--United States--Biography.
Librarians--United States--Biography.
Librarians--United States--Biography.
Presidents' spouses--United States--Biography.
Elementary school teachers--United States--Biography.
Librarians--United States--Biography.
Presidents' spouses--United States--Biography.
Elementary school teachers.
Librarians.
Marriage.
Politics and government.
Presidents' spouses.
Presidents' spouses--United States--Biography.
Teachers--United States--Biography.
Librarians--United States--Biography.

Locked in : the true causes of mass incarceration--and how to achieve real reform / John F. Pfaff.
New York : Basic Books, [2017]
365.973 P47L 2017
Received: 3/13/2017
Imprisonment--United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of--United States.
Corrections--United States.
Corrections.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Imprisonment.
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology.
Criminal law.
Prisons--U.S.
Prisons.
Administration of criminal justice.

Week of Monday, Feb 20 2017

House Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Tracy O. King, chairman ;committee clerk, Sam Bacarisse.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/24/2017
Agricultural industries--Texas.
Agriculture and state--Texas.
Land use, Rural--Texas.
Water-supply, Agricultural--Texas.
Water conservation--Texas.

House Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Tracy O. King, chairman ;committee clerk, Sam Bacarisse.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, [2016]
L1836.84 AG86
Received: 2/24/2017
Agricultural industries--Texas.
Agriculture and state--Texas.
Land use, Rural--Texas.
Water-supply, Agricultural--Texas.
Water conservation--Texas.

House Committee on Transportation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Joe C. Pickett, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young, Sam Gammage.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Transportation, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/24/2017
Transportation and state.--Texas.
Transportation--Texas--Finance.
Roads--Texas--Finance.
Toll roads--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.

House Committee on Transportation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Joe C. Pickett, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young, Sam Gammage.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Transportation, [2016]
L1836.84 T687
Received: 2/24/2017
Transportation and state.--Texas.
Transportation--Texas--Finance.
Roads--Texas--Finance.
Toll roads--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.

House Committee on Insurance, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Frullo, chairman ; committee clerk, Jesse Sifuentez.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Insurance, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/24/2017
Property insurance--Texas.
Health insurance claims--Texas.
Insurance law--Texas.
Workers' compensation--Texas.

House Committee on Insurance, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Frullo, chairman ; committee clerk, Jesse Sifuentez.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Insurance, [2016]
L1836.84 IN7
Received: 2/24/2017
Property insurance--Texas.
Health insurance claims--Texas.
Insurance law--Texas.
Workers' compensation--Texas.

A history of Fort Worth in black & white : 165 years of African-American life / by Richard F. Selcer.
Denton, Texas : UNT Press, [2015]
305.896 SE48H 2015
Received: 2/23/2017
African Americans--Texas--Fort Worth.
African Americans.
Social conditions.

Anti-Black violence in twentieth-century Texas / edited by Bruce A. Glasrud ; foreword by W. Marvin Dulaney.
College Station, Texas : Texas A & M University Press, [2015]
305.896 G463 2015
Received: 2/21/2017
African Americans--Violence against--Texas.
African Americans--Crimes against--Texas.
Hate crimes--Texas.

The ground on which I stand : Tamina, a freedmen's town / Marti Corn ; foreword by Tracy Xavia Karner ; introduction by Thad Sitton ; contributions by Wanda Horton-Woodworth and Tacey A. Rosolowski.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2016]
976.4153 C814 2016
Received: 2/21/2017
African Americans--Texas--Tamina--History.
African Americans--Texas--Tamina--Pictorial works.
African Americans--Texas--Tamina--Interviews.
African American families--Texas--Tamina--History.
African American families--Texas--Tamina--Pictorial works.
PHOTOGRAPHY / Photoessays & Documentaries.
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Lifestyles.
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Regional.

The original Black elite : Daniel Murray and the story of a forgotten era / Elizabeth Dowling Taylor.
New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
973.04 T213 2017
Received: 2/21/2017
African American librarians--Biography.
African American intellectuals--History--19th century.
African American intellectuals--History--20th century.
Upper class African Americans--History--19th century.
Upper class African Americans--History--20th century.
African American leadership--History.
African Americans--Social life and customs.
African Americans--History--1877-1964.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage.
HISTORY / United States.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies.
African American intellectuals.
African American leadership.
African American librarians.
African Americans.
African Americans--Social life and customs.
Race relations.
Upper class African Americans.

Juneteenth Texas : essays in African-American folklore / Francis Edward Abernethy, senior editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; coeditors, Patrick B. Mullen, Alan B. Govenar.
Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, [2010]
398 AB37 1996
Received: 2/21/2017
African Americans--Texas--Folklore.
Folklore--Texas.
African Americans--Texas--Social life and customs.
African Americans.
African Americans--Social life and customs.
Folklore.

Black intellectual thought in education : the missing traditions of Anna Julia Cooper, Carter G. Woodson, and Alain Leroy Locke / Carl A. Grant, Keffrelyn D. Brown, and Anthony L. Brown.
New York : Routledge, [2016]
371.829 G767 2016
Received: 2/21/2017
African Americans--Education.
African American intellectuals.
African American philosophy.
Education--United States--Philosophy.
Multicultural education.
Education--United States--History.
African American intellectuals.
African American philosophy.
African Americans--Education.
Education.
Education--Philosophy.
Multicultural education.

Report to the 85th Legislature.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2017]
S1500.8 R299L 2017
Received: 2/20/2017
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Week of Monday, Feb 06 2017

House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Kuempel, chairman ; committee clerk, Brittney Madden.
Austin, TX : House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/10/2017
Political ethics--Texas.
Texas--Officials and employees.

House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Kuempel, chairman ; committee clerk, Brittney Madden.
Austin, TX : House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics, [2016]
L1836.84 G286
Received: 2/10/2017
Political ethics--Texas.
Texas--Officials and employees.

House Committee on Higher Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Zerwas, M.D., chairman ; committee clerk, Cameron Cocke
Austin, TX : House Committee on Higher Education, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/10/2017
Community colleges--Texas.
Higher education and state--Texas.
Student aid--Texas.

House Committee on Higher Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Zerwas, M.D., chairman ; committee clerk, Cameron Cocke
Austin, TX : House Committee on Higher Education, [2016]
L1836.84 ED84HH
Received: 2/10/2017
Community colleges--Texas.
Higher education and state--Texas.
Student aid--Texas.

House Committee on County Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Garnet F. Coleman, chairman ; committee clerk, Kelsey Bernstein.
Austin, TX : House Committee on County Affairs, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/10/2017
Wildfires--Texas.
Floods--Texas.
Fire prevention--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Bail--Texas.
Pre-trial release--Texas.
Law enforcement--Texas.

House Committee on County Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Garnet F. Coleman, chairman ; committee clerk, Kelsey Bernstein.
Austin, TX : House Committee on County Affairs, [2016]
L1836.84 C832
Received: 2/10/2017
Wildfires--Texas.
Floods--Texas.
Fire prevention--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Bail--Texas.
Pre-trial release--Texas.
Law enforcement--Texas.

Our governors' mansions / Cathy Keating ; with Mike Brake and Patti Rosenfeld ; foreword by Charles Kuralt.
New York : Harry Abrams, 1997.
973 K221 1997
Received: 2/6/2017
Historic buildings--United States.
Mansions--United States.
Governors--Dwellings--United States.
Governors--United States--History.
Governors.
Governors--Dwellings.
Historic buildings.
Mansions.

House Committee on State Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Byron Cook, chairman ; Toni Barcellona, chief committee clerk ; Julia Conner, assisstant committee clerk.
Austin, TX : House Committee on State Affairs, [2016]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/6/2017
Disaster relief--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.
Economic development--Texas.
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.--Texas.
Rural telecommunication--Texas.
Public utilities--Texas.
Utility meters--Texas.
Immigration enforcement--Texas.

House Committee on State Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Byron Cook, chairman ; Toni Barcellona, chief committee clerk ; Julia Conner, assisstant committee clerk.
Austin, TX : House Committee on State Affairs, [2016]
L1836.84 ST29H
Received: 2/6/2017
Disaster relief--Texas.
Emergency management--Texas.
Economic development--Texas.
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.--Texas.
Rural telecommunication--Texas.
Public utilities--Texas.
Utility meters--Texas.
Immigration enforcement--Texas.

House Committee on State Real Property Data Collection, Reporting and Assessment, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Ron Simmons, chairman ; committee clerk, Zach Flores.
Austin, TX : House Committee on State Real Property Data Collection, Reporting and Assessment, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/6/2017
Government property--Valuation--Texas.

House Committee on State Real Property Data Collection, Reporting and Assessment, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Ron Simmons, chairman ; committee clerk, Zach Flores.
Austin, TX : House Committee on State Real Property Data Collection, Reporting and Assessment, [2017]
L1836.84 R229H
Received: 2/6/2017
Government property--Valuation--Texas.

House Committee on Culture, Recreation, & Tourism, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Ryan Guillen, chairman ; committee clerk, Ben Wright.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Culture, Recreation, & Tourism, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 2/6/2017
Parks--Texas.
Wildfires--Texas.
Tourism--Texas.
Rivers--San Marcos.

House Committee on Culture, Recreation, & Tourism, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Ryan Guillen, chairman ; committee clerk, Ben Wright.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Culture, Recreation, & Tourism, [2017]
L1836.84 R245
Received: 2/6/2017
Parks--Texas.
Wildfires--Texas.
Tourism--Texas.
Rivers--San Marcos.

Week of Monday, Jan 23 2017

House Committee on Government Transparentcy & Operation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Gary Elkins, chairman ; committee clerk, Teri Avery.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Government Transparency and Operation, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 1/23/2017
Electronic government information--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Government information--Texas.
Cloud computing--Government policy--Texas.
Government purchasing--Texas.

House Committee on Government Transparentcy & Operation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Gary Elkins, chairman ; committee clerk, Teri Avery.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Government Transparency and Operation, [2017]
L1836.84 G747T
Received: 1/23/2017
Electronic government information--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Government information--Texas.
Cloud computing--Government policy--Texas.
Government purchasing--Texas.

House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Tan Parker, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 1/23/2017
Finance, Personal--Texas.
Consumer credit--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Older people--Crimes against--Texas.
Banks and banking--Texas.

House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Tan Parker, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, [2017]
L1836.84 IN9
Received: 1/23/2017
Finance, Personal--Texas.
Consumer credit--Texas.
Computer security--Texas.
Older people--Crimes against--Texas.
Banks and banking--Texas.

Week of Monday, Jan 16 2017

Topics for the 85th Legislature / House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives.
Austin, Tex. : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representaitves, [2016]
L1801.9 ST94 85-1
Received: 1/20/2017
Taxation--Texas.
Criminal justice, Administration of--Texas.
Educational law and legislation--Texas
Higher education and state--Texas.
Transportation and state--Texas.
Public welfare--Texas.
Natural resources--Government policy--Texas
Energy policy--Texas.
Border security--Texas.

House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Smithee, chairman ; committee clerk, Beth Klunder.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 1/19/2017
Law--Texas--Interpretation and construction.
Human trafficking victims--Texas.
Domestic relations--Texas.
Jury duty--Texas.

House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / John Smithee, chairman ; committee clerk, Beth Klunder.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, [2017]
L1836.84 J898
Received: 1/19/2017
Law--Texas--Interpretation and construction.
Human trafficking victims--Texas.
Domestic relations--Texas.
Jury duty--Texas.

House Committee on Urban Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Carol Alvarado, chairman ; committee clerk, Alexander Hammond and J.D. Pedraza.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Urban Affairs, [2017]
L1836.84 IN8H
Received: 1/19/2017
Emergency management--Texas.
Low-income housing--Texas.
Housing policy--Texas.
Congregate housing--Texas.

House Committee on Urban Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2016 : a report to the House of Representatives, 85th Texas Legislature / Carol Alvarado, chairman ; committee clerk, Alexander Hammond and J.D. Pedraza.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Urban Affairs, [2017]
L1836.84 UR1
Received: 1/19/2017
Emergency management--Texas.
Low-income housing--Texas.
Housing policy--Texas.
Congregate housing--Texas.