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These titles purchased by the FOL show just how important the group is to the library.

List of items purchased in Spring, 2006:

  • Encyclopedia of disability / general editor, Gary L. Albrecht ; associate editors, Jerome Bickenbach ... [et al.] ; illustration editor, Sharon L. Snyder. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2006.

  • The Greenwood encyclopedia of rock history.Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2006.

  • Managing cancer : the African American's guide to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment / George Rawls, Frank P. Lloyd, Jr., and Herbert Stern. Roscoe, Ill. : Hilton Pub. Co., c2001.

  • Encyclopedia of archaeology. The great archaeologists / edited by Tim Murray. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1999.

  • The Fall of France : the Nazi invasion of 1940 / Julian Jackson. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.

  • Eisenhower : a soldier's life / Carlo D'Este. New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2002.

  • Madam Secretary / Madeleine Albright, with Bill Woodward.New York, N.Y. : Miramax Books, c2003.

  • America behind the color line : dialogues with African Americans / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. New York : Warner Books, c2004.

  • Encyclopedia of terrorism / Cindy C. Combs and Martin Slann. New York, NY : Facts on File, c2002.

  • Public records online : the national guide to private & government online sources of public records.Tempe, AZ : Facts on Demand Press ; [Lanham, Md.] : Distributed by National Book Network, c2004.

  • Mary, Queen of Scots, and the murder of Lord Darnley / Alison Weir. New York : Ballantine Books, 2003.

  • Louis Armstrong : the offstage story of Satchmo / Michael Cogswell.Portland, Or. : Collectors Press, c2003.

  • Terror in the name of God : why religious militants kill / Jessica Stern.New York : Ecco, c2003.

  • The cell game : Sam Waksal's fast money and false promises--and the fate of ImClone's cancer drug / Alex Prud'homme.New York : HarperBusiness, c2004.

  • Life on the Mississippi / Mark Twain. Köln : Könemann, c2000.

  • Statecraft : strategies for a changing world / Margaret Thatcher. New York, NY : HarperCollinsPublishers, c2002.

  • Witness for freedom : African American voices on race, slavery, and emancipation / C. Peter Ripley, editor; co-editors, Roy E. Finkenbine, Michael F. Hembree, Donald Yacovone. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1993.

  • America the vulnerable : how our government is failing to protect us from terrorism / Stephen Flynn.New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, c2004.

  • Masterminds of terror : the truth behind the most devastating terrorist attack the world has ever seen / Yosri Fouda and Nick Fielding.New York : Arcade Pub. : Distributed by AOL Time Warner Book Group, c2003.

  • Gag rule : on the suppression of dissent and the stifling of democracy / Lewis H. Lapham. New York : Penguin Press, 2004.

  • An unfinished life : John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 / Robert Dallek.Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., c2003.

  • Encyclopedia of African American politics / Robert C. Smith.New York, NY : Facts On File, c2003.

  • Hemingway in Cuba / Hilary Hemingway and Carlene Brennen.New York : Rugged Land, 2003.

  • The secret epidemic : the story of AIDS and Black America / Jacob Levenson.New York : Pantheon Books, c2004.

  • We do : a celebration of gay and lesbian marriage / foreword by Gavin Newsom ; edited by Amy Rennert. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2004.

  • Why America slept : the failure to prevent 9/11 / Gerald Posner.New York : Random House, c2003.

  • Africana woman : her story through time / Cynthia Jacobs Carter ; introduction by Dorothy Height. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2003.

  • The choice : global domination or global leadership / Zbigniew Brzezinski.New York : Basic Books, c2004.

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