Recent Acquisitions - December 13, 2011

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Agriculture Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Agriculture

Song of the forest : Russian forestry and Stalinist environmentalism, 1905-1953 / Stephen Brain.
Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2011.
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Anthropology Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Anthropology

Coffee culture : local experiences, global connections / Catherine M. Tucker.
New York : Routledge, 2011.
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Scripting addiction : the politics of therapeutic talk and American sobriety / E. Summerson Carr.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2011.
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Art Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Art

About Jenny Holzer [videorecording] / a film by Claudia Müller.
San Francisco, Calif. : Microcinema International, c2011.
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Abracadabra : an homage to N.H. Werkman ; a set of typographic explorations / Werner Pfeiffer.
Red Hook, N.Y. : Pear Whistle Press, c2007.
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The afterlife of Raphael's paintings / Cathleen Hoeniger.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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Bernini : his life and his Rome / Franco Mormando.
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2011.
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The controversy of Renaissance art / Alexander Nagel.
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2011.
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Jean-Michel Basquiat [videorecording] : the radiant child / Arthouse Films, Curiously Bright Entertainment & LM Media Gmbh present ; in association with Fortissimo Films ; produced by David Koh ... [et al.] ; a film by Tamra Davis ; produced & directed by Tamra Davis.
[New York] : Distributed by New Video, [2010].
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Modern antiquity : Picasso, de Chirico, Léger, Picabia / Christopher Green, Jens M. Daehner ; with contributions by Silvia Loreti and Sara Cochran.
Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.
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Old Swedish quilts / Åsa Wettre : photography, Lena Nessle.
Loveland, Colo. : Interweave Press, c1995.
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Thomas Lawrence : Regency power and brilliance / edited by A. Cassandra Albinson, Peter Funnell and Lucy Peltz.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2010.
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Biology Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Biology

The afterlives of animals : a museum menagerie / edited by Samuel J.M.M. Alberti.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2011.
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Biominerals and fossils through time / by Jean-Pierre Cuif, Yannicke Dauphin, and James E. Sorauf.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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Evolutionary history : uniting history and biology to understand life on Earth / Edmund Russell.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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A life-centered approach to bioethics : biocentric ethics / Lawrence E. Johnson.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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Economics and Business Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Economics and Business

Capitalist revolutionary : John Maynard Keynes / Roger E. Backhouse, Bradley W. Bateman.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.
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Creating sustainable prosperity in the United States : the need for innovation and leadership / Gary Gardner ; Lisa Mastny, editor.
Washington, D.C. : Worldwatch Institute, c2011.
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Environmental economics : a very short introduction / Stephen Smith.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Global economic history : a very short introduction / Robert C. Allen.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Keynes Hayek : the clash that defined modern economics / Nicholas Wapshott.
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2011.
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Population politics in twentieth-century Europe : fascist dictatorships and liberal democracies / Maria Sophia Quine.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
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The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity / Jeffrey D. Sachs.
New York, NY : Random House, c2011.
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Something for nothing : a novel / Michael W. Klein.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2011.
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Education Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Education

The myths of standardized tests : why they don't tell you what you think they do / Phillip Harris, Bruce M. Smith, and Joan Harris.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Pub., c2011.
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Engineering Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Engineering

Building code requirements for structural concrete (ACI 318-11) and commentary / reported by ACI Committee 318.
Farmington Hills, MI : American Concrete Institute, 2011.
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Water : Asia's new battleground / Brahma Chellaney.
Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2011.
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Geology and Environmental Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Geology and Environmental Science

Earthquake the science behind the shake [videorecording] / WGBH/Boston.
[United States] : WGBH Boston Video, 2007.
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Is a little pollution good for you? : incorporating societal values in environmental research / Kevin C. Elliott.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Societal challenges and geoinformatics / edited by A. Krishna Sinha ... [et al.].
Boulder, Colo. : Geological Society of America, 2011.
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Statistics for earth and environmental scientists / John H. Schuenemeyer, Lawrence J. Drew.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2011.
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History - Americas Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in History - Americas

Archaeology of desperation : exploring the Donner Party's Alder Creek camp / edited by Kelly J. Dixon, Julie M. Schablitsky, and Shannon A. Novak.
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 2011.
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Julius Shulman's Los Angeles / Christopher James Alexander.
Los Angeles, Calif : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.
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Never to leave us alone : the prayer life of Martin Luther King, Jr. / Lewis V. Baldwin.
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, c2010.
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Reimagining equality : stories of gender, race, and finding home / Anita Hill.
Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, c2011.
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History - Biography, etc. Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in History - Biography, etc.

Civilization : the West and the rest / Niall Ferguson.
New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
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History - World Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in History - World

The beautiful and the damned : a portrait of the new India / Siddhartha Deb.
New York : Faber and Faber, 2011.
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Culture and customs of Hungary / Oksana Buranbaeva and Vanja Mladineo.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, c2011.
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Hitler's hangman : the life of Heydrich / Robert Gerwarth.
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2011.
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Marzi / writer, Marzena Sowa ; pencils, Sylvain Savoia.
New York : DC Comics, 2011.
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Modern France : a very short introduction / Vanessa R. Schwartz.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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Pacific crucible : war at sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942 / Ian W. Toll.
New York : W.W. Norton, c2012.
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The pursuit of Italy : a history of a land, its regions, and their peoples / David Gilmour.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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Rome : a cultural, visual, and personal history / Robert Hughes.
New York : Knopf, 2011.
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Saladin / Anne-Marie Eddé ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.
Cambridge, Mass. : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011.
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To the ends of the earth : Scotland's global diaspora, 1750-2010 / T.M. Devine.
Washington, DC : Smithsonian Books, 2011.
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Language and Literature Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Language and Literature

After the apocalypse : stories / Maureen F. McHugh.
Easthampton, MA : Small Beer Press ; [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Distributed by Consortium, c2011.
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Aleph / Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2011.
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Alibis : essays on elsewhere / André Aciman.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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American film in the digital age / Robert C. Sickels.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2011.
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The American trilogy, 1997-2000 : American pastoral ; I married a Communist ; The human stain / Philip Roth.
New York : Library of America, c2011.
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Approaches to teaching H.D.'s poetry and prose / edited by Annette Debo and Lara Vetter.
New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2011.
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The back chamber : poems / Donald Hall.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
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Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker / Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra.
New York, NY : Bloomsbury USA, 2011.
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Bad behavior : stories / Mary Gaitskill.
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2009.
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Becoming the second city : Chicago's mass news media, 1833-1898 / Richard Junger.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2010.
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Black! : three short novels / Clarence Cooper, Jr.
New York : Norton, c1997.
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The Cambridge companion to Rudyard Kipling / edited by Howard J. Booth.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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The Cambridge companion to the literature of London / edited by Lawrence Manley.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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The cat's table / Michael Ondaatje.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
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Chaucer and religion / edited by Helen Phillips.
Cambridge ; Rochester, NY : D.S. Brewer, 2010.
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Citizen Kane : the complete screenplay / by Herman Mankiewicz and Orson Welles ; with "Raising Kane" by Pauline Kael.
London : Methuen, 2002.
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Contemporary Uruguayan poetry : a bilingual anthology / edited by Ronald Haladyna ; introduction, English translations, bibliographies and notes by the editor.
Lewisburg, Pa. : Bucknell University Press, c2010.
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The day before happiness : a novel / Erri De Luca ; translated by Michael F. Moore.
New York : Other Press, c2011.
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Dead babies / Martin Amis.
New York : Vintage Books, 1991.
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Directory of world cinema : Italy / edited by Louis Bayman.
Bristol ; Chicago : Intellect, 2011.
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Emma : an authoritative text, contexts, criticism / Jane Austen.
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2012.
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The enchanted screen : the unknown history of fairy-tale films / Jack Zipes.
New York : Routledge, 2011.
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The essential Tagore / Rabindranath Tagore ; edited by Fakrul Alam and Radha Chakravarty.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011.
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Even cowgirls get the blues / by Tom Robbins.
New York : Bantam Books, 1990.
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Falling together / Marisa de los Santos.
New York : William Morrow, c2011.
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The farm / Clarence Cooper, Jr.
New York : Norton, c1998.
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Film festivals : culture, people, and power on the global screen / Cindy Hing-Yuk Wong.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2011.
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The forgotten waltz / Anne Enright.
New York : W. W. Norton & Co., 2011.
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The funny man : a novel / John Warner.
New York : Soho Press, c2011.
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Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism / W. Joseph Campbell.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2010.
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Ghost lights : a novel / Lydia Millet.
New York : W. W. Norton & Co., c2011.
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God bless America : stories / Steve Almond.
Wilmington, NC : Lookout Books, University of North Carolina Wilmington, c2011.
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Hey, Boo [videorecording] : Harper Lee & To kill a mockingbird / produced, written & directed by Mary McDonagh Murphy.
[United States] : First Run Features, [2011].
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Horror after 9/11 : world of fear, cinema of terror / edited by Aviva Briefel and Sam J. Miller.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.
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How firm a foundation / David Weber.
New York : Tor, 2011.
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In other worlds : SF and the human imagination / Margaret Atwood.
New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2011.
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Indie : an American film culture / Michael Z. Newman.
New York : Columbia University Press, c2011.
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The island women of Paris : a poem / by Rita Dove.
[Minneapolis] : Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 1990 ([Minneapolis] : Pentagram Press).
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Jitterbug perfume / Tom Robbins.
New York : Bantam Books, 2003, c1984.
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The journals of Spalding Gray / edited by Nell Casey.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
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Katrina on stage : five plays / Edited by Suzanne M. Trauth and Lisa S. Brenner.
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 2011.
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Kora & Ka / H.D.
Berkeley : Bios, c1978.
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Labors lost : women's work and the early modern English stage / Natasha Korda.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.
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Language and the African American child / Lisa J. Green.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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The language wars : a history of proper English / Henry Hitchings.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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Leaving the Atocha Station : a novel / Ben Lerner.
Minneapolis : Coffee House Press : Distributed by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution, c2011.
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Linguistics : an introduction to language and communication / Adrian Akmajian ... [et al.].
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
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Lionheart / Sharon Kay Penman.
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2011.
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Living with lynching : African American lynching plays, performance, and citizenship, 1890-1930 / Koritha Mitchell.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2011.
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The lizard's tale : a novel / José Donoso ; edited by Julio Ortega ; translated from the Spanish by Suzanne Jill Levine.
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 2011.
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Lorine Niedecker : a poet's life / Margot Peters.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2011.
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Mask makers and their craft : an illustrated worldwide study / Deborah Bell.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2010.
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Mending : new and selected stories / Sallie Bingham.
Louisville, Ky. : Sarabande Books, c2011.
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Michelangelo red Antonioni blue : eight reflections on cinema / Murray Pomerance.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.
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Micrograms / Jorge Carrera Andrade ; translated by Alejandro de Acosta and Joshua Beckman.
Seattle : Wave Books ; [St. Paul, Minn.] : Distributed to the trade by Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, c2011.
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A minor apocalypse : a novel / by Tadeusz Konwicki ; translated from the Polish by Richard Lourie ; afterword by Robert L. McLaughlin.
Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 1999.
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November / Sean O'Brien.
London : Picador, 2011.
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Once : poems / Meghan O'Rourke.
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2011.
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Out of Oz : the final volume in the Wicked years / Gregory Maguire ; illustrations by Douglas Smith.
New York : William Morrow, 2011.
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The outlaw album : stories / Daniel Woodrell.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2011.
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Parallel stories / Péter Nádas ; translated from the Hungarian by Imre Goldstein.
New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2010.
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Perfume : the story of a murderer / Patrick Süskind ; translated from the German by John E. Woods.
New York : Vintage International, 1986.
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Phillis Wheatley : biography of a genius in bondage / Vincent Carretta.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2011.
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The Polish complex / by Tadeusz Konwicki ; translated by Richard Lourie.
Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 1998.
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Poor things : episodes from the early life of Archibald McCandless M.D., Scottish public health officer / edited by Alasdair Gray.
Chicago : Dalkey Archive Press, 2001.
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The reconstruction of Mark Twain : how a Confederate bushwhacker became the Lincoln of our literature / Joe B. Fulton.
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 2010.
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River of smoke / Amitav Ghosh.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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Routledge drama anthology and sourcebook : from modernism to contemporary performance / edited by Maggie B. Gale and John F. Deeney ; with Dan Rebellato.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2010.
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Selling Manhattan / Carol Ann Duffy.
London : Anvil Press Poetry ; Chester Springs, PA : U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions, 1987 (1996 printing).
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Sex, drag, and male roles : investigating gender as performance / Diane Torr and Stephen Bottoms.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2010.
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Shakespeare and his contemporaries / Jonathan Hart.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
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The silver lotus : a novel / Thomas Steinbeck ; introduction by This Person.
Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint : Distributed by Publishers Group West, c2011.
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The sirens / Alan Loney.
[Sherman Oaks, Calif.] : Ninja Press, 2011.
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The sojourn / Andrew Krivak.
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2011.
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Songs of unreason / Jim Harrison.
Port Townsend, WA : Copper Canyon Press, c2011.
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Stalking Nabokov : selected essays / Brian Boyd.
New York : Columbia University Press, 2011.
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The stand : the complete & uncut edition / Stephen King.
New York : Doubleday, 1990.
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The stranger's child / Alan Hollinghurst.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
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T.S. Eliot and the essay : from The sacred wood to Four quartets / G. Douglas Atkins.
Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, c2010.
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These days / Leontia Flynn.
London : Jonathan Cape, 2004.
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Things to say to a dead man : poems at the end of a marriage and after / Jane Yolen.
Duluth, Minn. : Holy Cow! Press, 2011.
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Thomas Traherne and the felicities of the mind / James J. Balakier.
Amherst, N.Y. : Cambria Press, c2010.
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Three trapped tigers / G. Cabrera Infante ; translation by Donald Gardner and Suzanne Jill Levine.
Normal Ill. : Dalkey Archive Press, c2004.
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The unreal life of Sergey Nabokov : a novel / Paul Russell.
Berkeley, CA : Cleis Press, 2011.
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Unruly girls, unrepentant mothers : redefining feminism on screen / by Kathleen Rowe Karlyn.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.
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Until the dawn's light / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green.
New York : Schocken Books, c2011.
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Vienna is different : Jewish writers in Austria from the fin de siècle to the present / Hillary Hope Herzog.
New York : Berghahn Books, 2011.
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The vulture / Gil Scott-Heron.
Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate, 2010.
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Walt Whitman [videorecording] / PBS ; written and directed by Mark Zwonitzer ; produced and co-directed by Jamila Wignot ; producer, Patrick Long ; a Patrick Long Productions film in association with HiddenHill Productions for American experience.
[S.l.] : PBS Home Video [distributor], c2008.
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Water for elephants [videorecording] / Fox 2000 Pictures presents a 3 Arts Entertainment/Gil Netter/Flashpoint Entertainment production ; produced by Gil Netter ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Richard La Gravenese ; directed by Francis Lawrence.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2011.
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When she woke : a novel / by Hillary Jordan.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011.
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Wicked autumn : a Max Tudor novel / G. M. Malliet.
New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.
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Yo, también [videorecording] = Me too / Alicia Produce ; Promico Imagen ; written and directed Álvaro Pastor and Antonio Naharro.
[Saint Charles, Ill.] : Olive Films, c2011.
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Law Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Law

A common justice : the legal allegiances of Christians and Jews under early Islam / Uriel I. Simonsohn.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.
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Online privacy : a reference handbook / Robert Gellman and Pam Dixon.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2011.
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Rights gone wrong : how law corrupts the struggle for equality / Richard Thompson Ford.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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Mathematics Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Mathematics

Low-dimensional and symplectic topology / Michael Usher, editor.
Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2011.
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Modern classical homotopy theory / Jeffrey Strom.
Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2011.
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Medicine Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Medicine

AHA guide to the health care field.
Chicago, Illinois : American Hospital Association, 2011.
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Becoming Dr. Q : my journey from migrant farm worker to brain surgeon / Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa ; with Mim Eichler Rivas.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.
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The origins of AIDS / Jacques Pepin.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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Remedy and reaction : the peculiar American struggle over health care reform / Paul Starr.
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2011.
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The vegetarian imperative / Anand M. Saxena.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
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Music Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Music

Adele 21 [music] : piano, vocal, guitar / [Adele Adkins].
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corp., c2010.
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Beethoven in America / Michael Broyles.
Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, 2011.
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Carla Bley / Amy C. Beal.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2011.
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Dirty South : Outkast, Lil Wayne, Soulja Boy, and the Southern rappers who reinvented hip-hop / Ben Westhoff.
Chicago : Chicago Review Press, c2011.
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Music and society in early modern England / Christopher Marsh.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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Music from the true vine : Mike Seeger's life & musical journey / Bill C. Malone.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2011.
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Primitive modernities : tango, samba, and nation / Florencia Garramuño ; translated by Anna Kazumi Stahl.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2011.
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Ravel studies / edited by Deborah Mawer.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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Situating opera : period, genre, reception / Herbert Lindenberger.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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The whistling blackbird : essays and talks on new music / Robert Morris.
Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2010.
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Philosophy Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Philosophy

A book forged in hell : Spinoza's scandalous treatise and the birth of the secular age / Steven Nadler.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2011.
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Derrida : a very short introduction / Simon Glendinning.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Functional beauty / Glenn Parsons and Allen Carlson.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2008.
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Indian philosophy in English : from renaissance to independence / edited by Nalini Bhushan, Jay L. Garfield.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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Morality without God? / Walter Sinnott-Armstrong.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
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Socrates : a man for our times / Paul Johnson.
New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2011.
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Photography, Crafts, and Cooking Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Photography, Crafts, and Cooking

Agriculture and food in crisis : conflict, resistance, and renewal / edited by Fred Magdoff and Brian Tokar.
New York : Monthly Review Press, c2010.
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Artful lives : Edward Weston, Margrethe Mather, and the Bohemians of Los Angeles / Beth Gates Warren.
Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.
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The Italian baker : the classic tastes of the Italian countryside--its breads, pizza, focaccia, cakes, pastries, and cookies / Carol Field ; photography by Ed Anderson.
Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, c2011.
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Physics Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Physics

About time : cosmology and culture at the twilight of the big bang / Adam Frank.
New York : Free Press, 2011.
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Deadliest earthquakes [videorecording] : Haiti and Chile / a Nova production by Pioneer Productions for WGBH ; written and directed by Peter Chinn.
[United States] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, 2011.
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Epistemology and probability : Bohr, Heisenberg, Schrödinger and the nature of quantum-theoretical thinking / Arkady Plotnitsky.
New York : Springer, c2010.
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A more perfect heaven : how Nicolaus Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos / Dava Sobel.
New York : Walker Pub., 2011.
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Political Science Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Political Science

The agony of power / Jean Baudrillard ; introduction by Sylvère Lotringer ; translated by Ames Hodges.
Los Angeles, CA : Semiotext(e) ; Cambridge, Mass : Distributed by MIT Press, c2010.
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The almanac of the unelected.
Lanham, MD : Bernan Press, 2011-
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The mediation dilemma / Kyle Beardsley.
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2011.
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Theocratic democracy : the social construction of religious and secular extremism / Nachman Ben-Yehuda.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
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Psychology Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Psychology

Lines of thought : central concepts in cognitive psychology / Lance J. Rips.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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The meaning of disgust / Colin McGinn.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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Soul dust : the magic of consciousness / Nicholas Humphrey.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2011.
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That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back / Thomas L. Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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Thinking, fast and slow / Daniel Kahneman.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
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War and shadows : the haunting of Vietnam / Mai Lan Gustafsson.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009.
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Recreation and Leisure Subscribe to the RSS feed for recent acquisitions in Recreation and Leisure

Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest / Wade Davis.
New York : A. Knopf, c2011.
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The knightly art of battle / Ken Mondschein.
Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.
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When the Garden was Eden : Clyde, the Captain, Dollar Bill, and the glory days of the old Knicks / Harvey Araton.
New York : Harper, 2011.
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Bible trouble : queer reading at the boundaries of biblical scholarship / edited by Teresa Hornsby and Ken Stone.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature Atlanta, c2011.
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Catholics in America / James T. Fisher.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2000.
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Dharma : its early history in law, religion, and narrative / Alf Hiltebeitel.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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Disenchanting India : organized rationalism and criticism of religion in India / Johannes Quack.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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The Jefferson Bible : the life and morals of Jesus of Nazareth extracted textually from the Gospels in Greek, Latin, French & English / by Thomas Jefferson ; with essays by Harry R. Rubenstein, Barbara Clark-Smith, and Janice Stagnitto Ellis.
Washington D.C. : Smithsonian Books, 2011.
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Latino Catholicism : transformation in America's largest church / Timothy Matovina.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2012.
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Philosophy of religion in the Renaissance / Paul Richard Blum.
Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Ltd., c2010.
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The powerful ephemeral : everyday healing in an ambiguously Islamic place / Carla Bellamy.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.
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Los Protestantes : an introduction to Latino Protestantism in the United States / Juan Francisco Martínez.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2011.
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Protestantism : a very short introduction / [Mark A. Noll].
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Reasonable atheism : a moral case for respectful disbelief / Scott F. Aikin & Robert B. Talisse.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2011.
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Rethinking secularism / edited by Craig Calhoun, Mark Juergensmeyer, Jonathan VanAntwerpen.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
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The scandal of Kabbalah : Leon Modena, Jewish mysticism, early modern Venice / Yaacob Dweck.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2011.
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Science and religion in quest of truth / John Polkinghorne.
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2011.
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Helmholtz : from enlightenment to neuroscience / Michel Meulders ; translated and edited by Laurence Garey.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
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How to catch a robot rat : when biology inspires innovation / Agnès Guillot and Jean-Arcady Meyer Translated by Susan Emanuel.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
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The magic of reality : how we know what's really true / Richard Dawkins ; illustrated by Dave McKean.
New York : Free Press, c2011.
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Reinventing discovery : the new era of networked science / Michael Nielsen.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2011.
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Casino women : courage in unexpected places / Susan Chandler and Jill B. Jones.
Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press, 2011.
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Cruel optimism / Lauren Berlant.
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011.
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Lost in transition : ethnographies of everyday life after communism / Kristen Ghodsee.
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011.
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Multiculturalism : a very short introduction / Ali Rattansi.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Popular media and animals / Claire Molloy.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
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Sex cells : the medical market for eggs and sperm / Rene Almeling.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.
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Sexuality in Europe : a twentieth-century history / Dagmar Herzog.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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Strip club : gender, power, and sex work / Kim Price-Glynn.
New York : New York University Press, c2010.
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