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    Special Collections: Juvenile Special Collections: Reference
    BF121 .G77 2003
      Gross, Richard D.  Themes, issues, and debates in psychology.  2nd ed.        
        London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2003.
    BF724.3.G73 P47 2004 
      Perschy, Mary Kelly.  Helping teens work through grief.  2nd ed.  New York :  
        Brunner-Routledge, 2004. 
    BF818 .P38 2004 
      Peterson, Christopher.  Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and      
        classification.  Washington, DC : American Psychological Association ; New  
        York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
    BP130.4 .A3 2008
      Koran. English.  The holy Koran : an interpretive translation from classical  
        Arabic into contemporary English.  Phoenix, Ariz. : Acacia Pub., c2008. 
    BP132 .M39 2008 
      Mattson, Ingrid.  The story of the Quran : its history and place in Muslim    
        life.  Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2008. 
    BP223.Z8 L5779 2009
      Wainstock, Dennis.  Malcolm X, African American revolutionary.  Jefferson,    
        N.C. : McFarland, c2009.
    BQ5660 .K66 2001
      Kornfield, Jack.  After the ecstasy, the laundry : how the heart grows wise   
        on the spiritual path.  Bantam trade pbk. ed.  New York : Bantam Books,     
        2001, c2000.
    BR516 .S88 2008
      Sullivan, Amy.  The party faithful : how and why Democrats are closing the    
        God gap.  1st Scribner hardcover ed.  New York : Scribner, 2008.
    BS475.3 .M555 2008
      Miller, Stephen M.  Student's guide to the Bible.  Uhrichsville, Ohio :       
        Barbour Publishing, Inc., c2008. 
    D117 .L48 2009   
      Lewis, David L.  God's crucible : Islam and the making of Europe, 570 to      
        1215.  New York : W.W. Norton, 2009.
    D117 .W45 2008
      Wells, Peter S.  Barbarians to angels : the Dark Ages reconsidered.  1st ed.  
        New York : W.W. Norton, c2008. 
    D161.2 .R48 2003
      Riley-Smith, Jonathan.  The first crusade and the idea of crusading.  New     
        York ; London : Continuum, 2003. 
    DA335.R6 G89 2009
      Guy, J. A.  A daughter's love : Thomas More and his dearest Meg.  Boston :    
        Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.  
    DC205 .D95 2008 
      Dwyer, Philip G.  Napoleon : the path to power.  New Haven [Conn.] : Yale     
        University Press, 2008, c2007. 
    DE84 .O84 2007
      O'Shea, Stephen.  Sea of Faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval       
        Mediterranean world.  1st. pbk. ed.  New York : Walker & Co 2007. 
    DP99 .L695 2006 
      Lowney, Chris.  A vanished world : Muslims, Christians, and Jews in medieval  
        Spain.  New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.  
    DS10 .B38 2008   
      Belliveau, Denis.  In the footsteps of Marco Polo.  Lanham, Md. : Rowman &    
        Littlefield Publishers ; [S. l.] : Distributed by National Book Network,    
    DS79.76 .F53 2008
      Filkins, Dexter.  The forever war.  1st ed.  New York : Alfred A. Knopf,      
    DS79.764.U6 D34 2007
      DePue, Mark R.  Patrolling Baghdad : a military police company and the war    
        in Iraq.  Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2007. 
    DS102.95 .B596 2004
      Blech, Benjamin.  The complete idiot's guide to Jewish history and culture.   
        2nd ed.  Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, c2004.
    DS119.7 .M3543 1994
      McDowall, David.  The Palestinians : the road to nationhood.  London :        
        Minority Rights Publications, 1994. 
    DS119.76 .E38 2006   
      Efrat, Elisha.  The West Bank and Gaza Strip : a geography of occupation and  
        disengagement.  London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
    DS119.76 .M468 2006 
      The Mideast peace process : an autopsy : new and expanded edition: from Oslo  
        to disengagement.  Rev. ed.  New York, N.Y.  : Encounter Books, 2006. 
    DS119.76 .S794 2003 
      Spector, Norman.  Chronicle of a war foretold : how Mideast peace became      
        America's fight.  Vancouver, B.C. ; New York : Douglas & McIntyre, 2003.
    DS119.765 .G67 2007   
      Gordon, Hayim.  Beyond intifada : narratives of freedom fighters in the Gaza  
        Strip.  Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2007] 
    DS318.9 .D43 2007 
      De Bellaigue, Christopher.  The struggle for Iran.  New York, NY : New York   
        Review Books, 2007. 
    DS509.3 .D43 1994
      De Bary, William Theodore.  East Asian civilizations : a dialogue in five     
        stages.  Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, [1994?], c1988. 
    DS932 .N662 2008 
      North Korea : a country study.  5th ed.  Washington, D.C. : United States     
        Govt. Printing Office, 2008. 
    DT92.7 .T95 2008   
      Tyldesley, Joyce A.  Cleopatra : last queen of Egypt.  New York : Basic       
        Books, 2008. 
    E83.876 .D66 2008
      Donovan, Jim.  A terrible glory : Custer and the Little Bighorn-- the last    
        great battle of the American West.  1st ed.  New York : Little, Brown and   
        Co., 2008. 
    E169.1 .F524 2008 
      Fineman, Howard.  The thirteen American arguments : enduring debates that     
        define and inspire our country.  1st ed.  New York : Random House, c2008.
    E183.7 .H44 2008
      Herring, George C.  From colony to superpower : U.S. foreign relations since  
        1776.  New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. 
    E184.A1 B5527 2008 
      Bishop, Bill.  The big sort : why the clustering of like-minded America is    
        tearing us apart.  Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
    E184.E74 M39 2002
      Mawi Asgedom.  Of beetles & angels : a boy's remarkable journey from a        
        refugee camp to Harvard.  1st pbk. ed.  Boston : Little, Brown, and Co.,    
    E184.M5 H385 2008 
      Hellman, Judith Adler.  The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the      
        hard place.  New York : New Press : Distributed by W. W. Norton & Co.,      
    E185.615 .I34 2009   
      Ifill, Gwen.  The breakthrough : politics and race in the age of Obama.  1st  
        ed.  New York : Doubleday, c2009.
    E188 .C698 2002    
      Colonial American history.  Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 2002.
    E188.5 .M25 2000
      Major problems in American colonial history : documents and essays.  2nd ed.  
        Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
    E302.5 .B87 2007
      Burns, Eric.  Virtue, valor, & vanity : the Founding Fathers and the pursuit  
        of fame.  1st ed.  New York : Arcade Pub. : Distributed by Hachette Book    
        Group USA, c2007. 
    E457.2 .L842 2008    
      Lincoln's legacy : ethics and politics.  Urbana : University of Illinois      
        Press, c2008.
    E457.2 .M478 2008
      McPherson, James M.  Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief.    
        New York : Penguin Press, 2008. 
    E470.2 .G58 2008
      Glatthaar, Joseph T.  General Lee's army : from victory to collapse.  1st     
        Free Press hardcover ed.  New York : Free Press, 2008.  
    E806 .F64 2008
      Folsom, Burton W.  New Deal or raw deal? : how FDR's economic legacy has      
        damaged America.  1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.  New York :          
        Threshold Editions, 2008.
    E807 .F54 2001 
      Fleming, Thomas J.  The New Dealers' war : Franklin D. Roosevelt and the war  
        within World War II.  New York : Basic Books, c2001.  
    F272 .E34 2006 
      Edelson, S. Max.  Plantation enterprise in colonial South Carolina.           
        Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006. 
    F548.37 .L47 2006
      Lewis, Russell.  Historic photos of Chicago.  Nashville, Tenn. : Turner Pub.  
        Co., 2006.
    F1546 .C765 2004
      The Costa Rica reader : history, culture, politics.  Durham [N.C.] : Duke     
        University Press, c2004.
    F1787.5 .D35 2007      
      De la Cova, Antonio Rafael.  The Moncada attack : birth of the Cuban          
        Revolution.  Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2007.  
    F1788.22.G38 A3 2006      
      Garcia, Luis M.  Child of the revolution : growing up in Castro's Cuba.       
        Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2006.
    GN281.4 .C632 2009
      Cochran, Gregory.  The 10,000 year explosion : how civilization accelerated   
        human evolution.  New York : Basic Books, c2009.
    GN316 .M64 2000       
      Monaghan, John.  Social and cultural anthropology : a very short              
        introduction.  Oxford [England] New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
    GT511 .L474 2008
      What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from        
        ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society.  1st    
        U.S. ed.  New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2008.
    GV558 .P67 2008
      Why a curveball curves : the incredible science of sports.  New York :        
        Hearst Books, c2008.
    GV862.4 .D53 2003
      Diamonds are forever : artists and writers on baseball.  2nd ed.  San         
        Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2003.
    GV877.5 .B47 2008
      Bernstein, Ross.  The code : baseball's unwritten rules and its ignore-at-    
        your-own-risk code of conduct.  Chicago. Ill. : Triumph Books, c2008.
    GV1469.15 .C394 2005    
      Castronova, Edward.  Synthetic worlds : the business and culture of online    
        games.  Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2005.
    BackSocial Sciences
    HC110.E5 K46 2005
      Kennedy, Robert Francis.  Crimes against nature : how George W. Bush and his  
        corporate pals are plundering the country and hijacking our democracy.      
        1st Harper Perennial ed.  New York, NY : Harper Perennial, 2005.
    HC241.2 .F55 2008
      Fligstein, Neil.  Euroclash : the EU, European identity, and the future of    
        Europe.  Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
    HD30.28 .S4185  2008    
      Shapiro, Ronald M.  Dare to prepare : how to win before you begin.  1st ed.   
        New York : Crown Business, c2008.
    HD58.7 .B72 2002
      Bracey, Hyler, J.  Building trust : how to get it! how to keep it!            
        Taylorsville, GA : HB Artworks, c2002. 
    HD58.7 .R4388 2006    
      Reina, Dennis S.  Trust & betrayal in the workplace : building effective      
        relationships in your organization.  2nd ed.; rev. & exp.  San Francisco :  
        Berrett-Koehler, c2006.
    HD255 .O44 2009
      Olefson, Shari B.  Foreclosure nation.  Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books,     
    HD1382.5 .R624 2007
      Roberts, Ralph R.  Foreclosure investing for dummies.  Hoboken, NJ : Wiley,   
    HD4918 .A54 2008 
      Alexander, Prioleau.  You want fries with that? : a white-collar burnout      
        experiences life at minimum wage.  1st ed.  New York : Arcade Pub. :        
        Distributed by Hachette Book Group, c2008. 
    HD6053 .W383 2008   
      Water cooler diaries : women across America share their day at work.  1st Da  
        Capo Press ed.  Philadelphia : Da Capo Lifelong, c2008.  
    HD7811.U5 B87 1995
      Basic patterns in union contracts.  14th ed.  Washington, D.C. : Bureau of    
        National Affairs, c1995.
    HG4521 .B7692 2002  
      Buffett, Mary.  The new Buffettology : the proven techniques for investing    
        successfully in changing markets that have made Warren Buffett the world's  
        most famous investor.  New York : Rawson Associates, c2002.
    HG9386.5 .B56 2007
      Birkenshaw, Claudia.  Ub-04 handbook for hospital billing, with answer key :  
        a reference and training tool for efficient operations in health care       
        facilities.  Chicago : Health Forum, Inc, 2007. 
    HM1261 .R38 2008  
      Rath, Tom.  Strengths based leadership : great leaders, teams, and why        
        people follow.  New York : Gallup Press, c2008. 
    HN49.V64 M35 2009            
      McMillon, Bill.  Volunteer vacations : short-term adventures that will        
        benefit you and others.  10th ed.  Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press,    
    HQ18.A65 S49 2006           
      Sexuality in the Arab world.  London : Saqi, 2006.  
    HQ77.2.G7 O73 2007         
      Oram, Alison.  Her husband was a woman! : women's gender-crossing in modern   
        British popular culture.  London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.  
    HQ755.8 .A25 2008     
      Ackerman, Marc J.  Does Wednesday mean mom's house or dad's? : parenting      
        together while living apart.  2nd ed.  Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2008. 
    HQ759.48 .M68 2008
      Motherhood, the elephant in the laboratory : women scientists speak out.      
        Ithaca : ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2008. 
    HQ759.915 .F38 2009   
      Favaro, Peter J.  Smart parenting during and after divorce.  New York :       
        McGraw-Hill, c2009.   
    HQ778.63 .N44 2002 
      Nelsen, Jane.  Positive discipline for childcare providers : a practical      
        effective plan for every preschool and daycare program.  1st ed.            
        Roseville, CA : Prima Pub., c2002.     
    HQ799.7 .B38 2008 
      Bauerlein, Mark.  The dumbest generation : how the digital age stupefies      
        young Americans and jeopardizes our future (or, don't trust anyone under    
        30).  New York, NY : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, 2008. 
    HT352.U6 D86 2009      
      Dunham-Jones, Ellen.  Retrofitting suburbia : urban design solutions for      
        redesigning suburbs.  Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2009. 
    HV41 .E344 2006      
      Effectively managing nonprofit organizations.  Washington, DC : NASW Press,   
    HV2474 .S476 1984
      Shroyer, Edgar H.  Signs across America : a look at regional differences in   
        American Sign Language.  Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet College Press, 1984.
    HV5001 .R4 2008
      Recent developments in alcoholism. Vol. 18, Research on Alcoholics Anonymous  
        and spirituality in addiction.  New York ; London : Springer, 2008.  
    HV5275 .S68 2007   
      Smith, Annette R.  The social world of Alcoholics Anonymous : how it works.   
        Lincoln, NE : iUniverse, Inc., c2007.
    HV6250.4.W65 I574 2006   
      "Intimate" violence against women : when spouses, partners, or lovers attack. 
        Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2006. 
    HV6439.U5 M64 2007 
      The modern gang reader.  3rd ed.  New York : Oxford University Press, 2007. 
    HV6570 .W37 2009
      Warner, Sam.  Understanding the effects of child sexual abuse : feminist      
        revolutions in theory, research, and practice.  London ; New York :         
        Routledge, 2009. 
    HV8139 .H65 2009       
      The thin black line : true stories by black law enforcement officers          
        policing America's meanest streets.  1st ed.  New York : Forge, 2009,       
    HV9950 .I523 2008      
      Inciardi, James A.  Criminal justice.  9th ed.  Boston : McGraw-Hill Higher   
        Education, c2010. 
    HV9950 .S35 2008   
      Schmalleger, Frank.  Criminal justice today : an introductory text for the    
        twenty-first century.  10th ed.  Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson         
        Prentice Hall, 2008.
    BackPolitical Science
    JK411 .H54 1987
      Higgs, Robert.  Crisis and leviathan : critical episodes in the growth of     
        American government.  New York : Oxford Univ Press, 1987.
    JZ1308 .M55 2007         
      Miller, David.  National responsibility and global justice.  Oxford ; New     
        York : Oxford University Press, 2007. 
    KF755.Z9 M337 2009       
      Maple, Stephen M.  The complete idiot's guide to wills and estates.  4th ed.  
        New York : Alpha, c2009.
    KF902 .C59 2001        
      Collier, Keith.  Construction contracts.  3rd ed.  Upper Saddle River, N.J.:  
        Merrill/Prentice Hall, c2001.
    KF1950 .M36 2007
      Mann, Bob.  Defect-free buildings : a construction manual for quality         
        control and conflict resolution.  New York : McGraw-Hill, c2007. 
    KF3369 .C68 2000        
      Covey, Anne.  The workplace law advisor : from harassment to discrimination   
        policies to hiring and firing guidelines : what every manager and employee  
        needs to know.  Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., 2000.  
    KF3812 .M67 2003                
      Morag-Levine, Noga.  Chasing the wind : regulating air pollution in the       
        common law state.  Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock : Princeton University       
        Press, 2005.
    KF4510 .B44 2009                  
      Beeman, Richard R.  Plain, honest men : the making of the American            
        Constitution.  1st ed.  New York : Random House, 2009.  
    KF4749.A2 W4 2009                    
      We dissent : talking back to the Rehnquist court : eight cases that           
        subverted civil liberties and civil rights.  New York : New York            
        University Press, c2009.  
    KF5107 .L56 2001     
      Limbaugh, David.  Absolute power : the legacy of corruption in the Clinton-   
        Reno Justice Department.  Washington, DC : Regnery Pub., c2001. 
    KF8202 1999                 
      Documents of American Indian diplomacy : treaties, agreements, and            
        conventions, 1775-1979.  Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1999. 
    KF8700.A7 C67 2006                       
      Courts, judges, & politics : an introduction to the judicial process.  6th    
        ed.  Boston : McGraw-Hill, c2006. 
    KF9630 .B58 2003            
      Bloom, Robert M.  Searches, seizures, and warrants : a reference guide to     
        the United States Constitution.  Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003. 
    LB14.7 .E533 2008                  
      Egan, Kieran.  The future of education : reimagining our schools from the     
        ground up.  New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.  
    LB2331.72 .D66 2008
      Donoghue, Frank.  The last professors : the corporate university and the      
        fate of the humanities.  1st ed.  New York : Fordham University Press,      
    LB3013.32 .L43 2009      
      Lebrun, Marcel.  Books, blackboards, and bullets : school shootings and       
        violence in America.  Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2009. 
    LB3051 .K667 2008                  
      Koretz, Daniel M.  Measuring up : what educational testing really tells us.   
        Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008. 
    LC72.2 .A286 2007      
      The academic bill of rights debate : a handbook.  Westport, Conn. : Praeger,  
    LC1011 .H257 2001
      Hanson, Victor Davis.  Bonfire of the humanities : rescuing the classics in   
        an impoverished age.  Wilmington, Del. : ISI Books, 2001.  
    ML410.M9 A6613 2007        
      Abert, Hermann.  W.A. Mozart.  New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press,     
    ML417.M846 S55 2008      
      Solis, Gabriel.  Monk's music : Thelonious Monk and jazz history in the       
        making.  Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008. 
    ML421.B4 F76 2007               
      Frontani, Michael R.  The Beatles : image and the media.  1st ed.  Jackson :  
        University Press of Mississippi, 2007.  
    ML3508.8.N48 H47 2007               
      Hersch, Charles.  Subversive sounds : race and the birth of jazz in New       
        Orleans.  Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2007.
    MT145.P8 B47 2008             
      Berman, Boris.  Prokofiev's piano sonatas : a guide for the listener and the  
        performer.  New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
    BackFine Arts
    NA956 .B47 2000             
      Bergdoll, Barry.  European architecture 1750-1890.  New York : Oxford         
        University Press, c2000. 
    NA997.P9 H55 2008                   
      Hill, Rosemary.  God's architect : Pugin and the building of romantic         
        Britain.  New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2008.
    NA4160 .D725 2008  
      Drew, Philip.  New tent architecture.  New York : Thames & Hudson, 2008. 
    NA6225 .E87 2008   
      Esperdy, Gabrielle M.  Modernizing Main Street : architecture and consumer    
        culture in the New Deal.  Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008. 
    ND2590 .L49 2008 
      Lewisohn, Cedar.  Street art : the graffiti revolution.  New York, NY  :      
        Abrams, 2008.
    BackLanguage & Literature                                                    
    PE1112 .L44 2006        
      Leech, Geoffrey N.  A glossary of English grammar.  Edinburgh : Edinburgh     
        University Press, c2006.
    PE1128 .O39 2007
      The official guide to the new TOEFL iBT.  New York : McGraw-Hill, c2007. 
    PG9621.K3 A9613 1989               
      Kadare, Ismail.  Broken April.  Chicago : New Amsterdam Books, 1990. 
    PL528 .S889 2007  
      Stout, Timothy G.  Japanese Hiragana for beginners : first steps to           
        mastering the Japanese writing system.  Tokyo : Tuttle ; Enfield :          
        Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2007. 
    PL872.E3 J379 2008       
      Japanese women poets : an anthology.  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2008.
    PN1661 .L34 2008 
      Letwin, David.  The architecture of drama : plot, character, theme, genre,    
        and style.  Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2008.  
    PN1721 .B87 2008   
      Burt, Daniel S.  The drama 100 : a ranking of the greatest plays of all time. 
        New York : Facts On File, c2008.  
    PN1993.5.U6 H343 2008   
      Hanson, Philip.  This side of despair : how the movies and American life      
        intersected during the Great Depression.  Madison [NJ] : Fairleigh          
        Dickinson University Press, c2008.   
    PN1998.3.L463 C86 2008
      Cumbow, Robert C.  The films of Sergio Leone.  Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 
    PN2091.S8 M84 2008
      Mussman, Amy.  The prop master : a guidebook for successful theatrical prop   
        management.  1st ed.  Colorado Springs, Colo. : Meriwether Pub., c2008.
    PN2287.P77 R53 2008         
      Richard Pryor : the life and legacy of a "crazy" Black man.  Bloomington :    
        Indiana University Press, c2008.    
    PN3340 .M37 2007  
      McSweeney, Kerry.  The realist short story of the powerful glimpse : Chekhov  
        to Carver.  Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2007.    
    PN6231.E66 G53 2008 
      Glave, James.  Almost green : how I saved 1/6th of a billionth of the planet. 
        New York, NY : Skyhorse, c2008.  
    PN6271 .O9 2003     
      The Oxford book of aphorisms.  Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press,   
        2003, c1983. 
    PQ7070 .C66 2007  
      A companion to US Latino literatures.  Woodbridge : Tamesis, 2007. 
    PR830.C513 G67 2008     
      The gothic in children's literature : haunting the borders.  New Y