Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Library CLOSED for Thanksgiving Break: November 28, 29 & 30th

New Books and Videos, 11/20/2013

Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class. Prod. and writ. Loretta Alper and Pepi Leistyna. Dir. Loretta Alper. Narr. Ed Asner. 2005. Media Education Foundation, 2005. DVD.  (AV P94.5 .W68 C53 2005)

Cotterell, Arthur. The Imperial Capitals of China: A Dynastic History of the Celestial Empire. Woodstock: The Overlook Press, 2008.  (DS735 .C68 2008)

Dandamaev, Muhammad. A. Slavery in Babylonia: From Nabopolassar to Alexander the Great (626-331 B.C.). Rev. ed. Ed. Marvin A. Powell. Trans. Victoria A. Powell. Dekalb, IL: Northern Illinois UP, 1984.  (HT863 .D2513 1984)

Epstein, Steven A. Speaking of Slavery: Color, Ethnicity, and Human Bondage in Italy. Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, 2001.  (HT1191 .E67 2001)

Homer. Ed. Harold Bloom. Modern Critical Views. New York: Chelsea House, 1986.  (PA4037 .H774 1986 c.2)

Hourani, Albert. A History of the Arab Peoples. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2002.  (DS37.7 .H67 2002)

Ko, Dorothy. Cinderella's Sisters: A Revisionist History of Footbinding. Berkeley: California UP, 2005.  (GT498 .F66 K55 2005 c.2)

Lampe, Peter. From Paul to Valentinus: Christians at Rome in the First Two Centuries. Ed. Marshall D. Johnson. Trans. Michael Steihauser. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2003.  (BR878 .R7 L36 2003)

O'Fahey, R. S. The Darfur Sultanate: A History. New York: Columbia UP, 2008.  (DT159.6 .D27 O44 2008)

Perdue, Peter C. China Marches West: The Qing Conquest of Central Eurasia. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2005.  (DS754 .P47 2005 c.2)

Pham, John-Peter. Liberia: Portrait of a Failed State. New York: Reed Press, 2004.  (DT636.5 .P47 2004)

Sharing Tebwewin. Prod. Kelly Saxberg. Writ. Michelle Derosier and Paul Mulzer. Narr. Michelle Derosier. 2008. Shebandowan Films, 2008. DVD.  (AV RA448.5 .I5 S43 2008)

Simon Schama's Power of Art: Eight Works that Exploded on to an Unsuspecting World. Prod. Clare Beavan. Writ. and pres. Simon Schama. 2006. BBC Video, 2013. DVD.  (AV N5300 .S56 2013)

Teaching Literature in Community College Classrooms: Traversing Practices. Ed. Margaret Barrow and Manya Steinkoler. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2013.  (PN70 .T32 2013)

Wolves in Paradise: Ranchers & Wolves in the New West. Prod. William Campbell. Writ. Maryanne Vollers. Narr. Tom Rush. 2007. Bullfrog Films, 2007. DVD.  (AV QL737 .C22 W64776 2007)

Woodard, Roger D. Indo-European Sacred Space: Vedic and Roman Cult. Traditions. Urbana: Illinois UP, 2006.  (BL660 .W66 2006)

McNaughton Books:

Smith, Alexander McCall. The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon. New York: Pantheon Books, 2013.  (FIC SMITH)

Friday, November 1, 2013

New Books and Videos, 11/1/2013

The Buddha: The Story of Siddhartha. Prod., writ., dir. David Grubin. Narr. Richard Gere, Blair Brown. 2010. PBS Video, 2010.  (AV GQ882 .B795 2010)

Frontline: The Suicide Tourist. Prod. Terence McKeown. Dir. John Zaritsky. Writ. John Zaritsky and Terence McKeown. 2010. PBS Video, 2010. DVD.  (AV R726 .S85 2010)

Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2. The Hollow Crown. Prod. Rupert Ryle-Hodges. Dir. and adapt. Richard Eyre. Perf. Jeremy Irons, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Alun Armstrong. 2012. Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2013. DVD.  (AV PR2811 .A23 E97 2013)

Henry V. The Hollow Crown. Prod. Rupert Ryle-Hodges. Dir. Thea Sharrock. Perf. Tom Hiddleston, Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Freeman, Tom Georgeson. 2012. Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2013. DVD.  (AV PR2812 .A23 S53 2013)

In the Path of a Killer Volcano: The Eruption of Mount Pinatubo. Prod., writ., dir. Rob Whittlesey and Noel Buckner. Narr. Hal Holbrook. 1992. WGBH Boston Video, 2006. DVD.  (AV QE522 .I5 2006)

Nova: Cities of Coral: The Spetacular Life of the Caribbean Coral Reef. Prod. Neil Godwin. 1975. Vestron Video, 1989. VHS.  (AV QE565 .C3 1989)

Ocean Drifters. Prod. Roger Jackman. Writ. Richard Conniff. Narr. Keith David. 1993. National Geographic Society, 2009. DVD.  (AV QH91 .O332 2009

Revolutions of the Wheel: The Emergence of American Clay Art. Prod. Kathleen Garfield. Dir., writ., ed. Scott Sterling. 1997. Queens Row Films, 2011.  DVD.  (AV NK4005 .R48 2011)

Richard II. The Hollow Crown. Prod. Rupert Ryle-Hodges. Dir. Rupert Goold. Perf. Ben Whishaw, Rory Kinnear, David Suchet, David Morrissey. 2012. Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2013. DVD.  (AV PR2820 .A23 G66 2013)

The Tempest. Prod. Julie Taymor, Robert Chartoff, Lynn Hendee. Dir., writ. Julie Taymor. Perf. Helen Mirren, Russell Brand, Reeve Carney. 2010. Touchstone Home Entertainment, 2011. DVD.  (AV PR2833 .A23 T39 2011)

The World of Chemistry. Prod., writ., dir. John Ketcham. Narr. Fran Dorn. 1990. Annenberg Media, 2008. DVD.  (AVQD31.3 .W67 2008 v1 & v2)

McNaughton Collection:

Cussler, Clive, with Jack Du Brul. Mirage: A Novel of the Oregon Files. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2013.  (FIC CUSSL)

Grisham, John. Sycamore Row: A Novel. New York: Doubleday, 2013.  (FIC GRISH)

Sandford, John. Storm Front: A Virgil Flowers Novel. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2013.  (FIC SANDF)

New Books and Videos, 10/24/2013

Becoming Chaz. Prod. Chaz Bono, Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato; dir. Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato. 2011. Virgil Films, 2011. DVD.  (AV HQ77.8 .B65 B43 2011)

Collage: Minnesota Women in the Arts. Prod. Gretchen Kreuter, Yvette Oldendorf; writ. Anne Trucker. 1975. Women Historians of the Midwest, 1978. VHS.  (AV N8354 .C64 1978)

Crime After Crime. Prod. and dir. Yoav Potash. Intro. Oprah Winfrey, Rosie O’Donnell; part. Deborah Peagler, Nadia Costa. 2011. Virgil Films, 2012. DVD.  (AV HV9475 .C3 C75 2012)

The Double Vision: Women in Education in Minnesota. Prod. and dir. Rita Shaw, Mary Lannin, Gretchen Kreuter, and Yvette Oldendorf. 1975. Women Historians of the Midwest, 1978. VHS.  (AV LB2837 .D68 1978)

Homeward Bound: Women in the Family in Minnesota History. Prod. and dir. Gretchen Kreuter, Yvette Oldendorf. 1975. Women Historians of the Midwest, 1978. VHS.  (AV HQ1438 .M6 H66 1978)

Love etc.: Five Real Stories One City. Prod. Jeffrey Stewart, Chiemi Karasawa, Jill Andresevic; dir. Jill Andresevic. 2012. Virgil Films, 2012. DVD.  (AV GT2600 .L68 2012)

Miss Representation. Prod. Claire Dietrich, Julie Costanzo; dir. Jennifer Siebel Newsom. 2011. Roco Films International, 2012. DVD.  (AV HQ1421 .M573 2012)

No Woman No Cry. Prod. Christy Turlington Burns, Dallas Brennan Rexer; dir. Christy Turlington Burns. 2010. Virgil Films, 2011. DVD.  (AV RG940 .N6 2011)

Nursing and Addictions. Ed. Albert Rundio, Jr. Nursing Clinics of North America. Philadelphia, Elsevier, 2013.  (RT1 .N44 v.48:3)

Of Mice and Men. Prod. Russ Smith, Gary Sinise; dir. Gary Sinise. Perf. John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, Casey Siemaszko. 1992. MGM Home Entertainment, 2005. DVD.  (AV PN1997 .O41 2005)