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  • Princetonians, 1776-1783by Richard A. Harrison

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 67.50

    This volume, the third in a series of biographical sketches of students at the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University), is an account of the College and its alumni during the troubled years of the Revolution. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously... more...

  • Semisweetby Johnny O'Brien

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 33.99

    In a riveting and haunting account, Johnny O?Brien tells a universal story about the vulnerability of needy children, describes the madness that consumed his beloved brother, explores the cruelty of bullies ? both young and old, exposes the corrupting influence of money, and shows how the Milton Hershey School continues its sacred mission of saving... more...

  • Public Universities and Regional Growthby Martin Kenney; David Mowery

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Public Universities and Regional Growth examines evolutions in research and innovation at six University of California campuses. Each chapter presents a deep, historical analysis that traces the dynamic interaction between particular campuses and regional firms in industries that range from biotechnology, scientific instruments, and semiconductors,... more...

  • This Is Not A Testby José Vilson; Karen Lewis

    Haymarket Books 2014; US$ 16.00

    Vilson, a teacher from an urban school composed of black and poor youth, challenges racism and inequality in the classroom. more...

  • Poincaré, Philosopher of Scienceby María de Paz; Robert DiSalle

    Springer 2014; US$ 179.00

    This volume presents a selection of papers from the Poincare Project of the Center for the Philosophy of Science, University of Lisbon, bringing together an international group of scholars with new assessments of Henri Poincare's philosophy of science?both its historical impact on the foundations of science and mathematics, and its relevance to... more...

  • A Male President for Mount Holyoke Collegeby Ann Karus Meeropol

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00

    A struggle arose over who would succeed Mary Emma Woolley as president of Mount Holyoke College in 1937. Over her 36-year tenure, Woolley had transformed Mount Holyoke into an elite women's college in which leadership in the administration and faculty was almost exclusively female. Beginning in 1933, a group of male trustees determined to change... more...

  • Provocationsby David Birch; Peter Worley; A.C. Grayling

    Crown House Publishing 2014; US$ 21.86

    This book is ideal for teachers, whether they are P4C trained or just experimenting with philosophy. It will help teachers to present ideas and stimulate discussions which both accommodate and engage adolescent appetites. Are human beings flawed? Is murder an act of insanity or just plain thoughtlessness? Do we need a soul? From the fall of Icarus... more...

  • Fructose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Sucrose and Healthby James M. Rippe

    Springer 2014; US$ 189.00

    The metabolic and health effects of both nutritive and non-nutritive sweeteners are controversial, and subjects of intense scientific debate.? These potential effects span not only important scientific questions, but are also of great interest to media, the public and potentially even regulatory bodies. Fructose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Sucrose and... more...

  • Turning the Tideby Earl H. Tilford; Jack Drake

    University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 34.95

    Turning the Tide is an institutional and cultural history of a dramatic decade of change at the University of Alabama set against the backdrop of desegregation, the continuing civil rights struggle, and the growing antiwar movement. This book documents the period when a handful of University of Alabama student activists formed an alliance with... more...

  • The Assassination of JFK: Minute by Minuteby Jonathan Mayo

    Short Books 2013; US$ 3.63

    This is the story of JFK?s assassination as told from the frontline: it is about the people – from the highest to the lowest – who were caught up in that four-day whirlwind in November 1963. From Dallas nightclub reporter Tony Zoppi, who found himself carrying the president?s casket; Secret Service agent Clint Hill beating his hands in despair on... more...