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

List of items purchased in Spring 2007:

  • Age of Gold: The California Gold Rush & the New American Dream
  • Alec Guinness: A Celebration
  • America's Art Museums: A Traveler's Guide to Great Collections Large and Small
  • Arrogance of Power:The Secret World of Richard Nixon
  • Athenais: The Life of Louis XIV's Mistress, the Real Queen of France
  • Barbary Plague: The Black Death in Victorian San Francisco
  • Burma Road: The Epic Story of the China-Burma-India Theater in WWII
  • Bush at War
  • California: Knopf Guides
  • Chain of Command: The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib
  • Cold Climate Gardening: Taylor's Weekend Gardening Guides
  • Contemporary Flower Arranger: A Fresh, New Approach to Creating Glorious Displays
  • Cousins' Wars: Religion, Politics and the Triumph of Angle-America
  • Deals of the Century: Wall Street, Mergers, and the Making of Modern America
  • Dear Senator: a Memoir by the Daughter of Strom Thurmond
    Directing for the stage
  • Edward R. Murrow and the Birth of Broadcast Journalism: Turning Points
  • Flawed Architect: Henry Kissinger and American Foreign Policy
  • Fortress America: On the Front Lines of Homeland Security- An Inside Look at …
  • Garden Book text by Barbara Abbs
  • Gold Ring: Wall Street's Swindle of the Century & its Most Scandalous Crash
  • Gospels of mary: the secret tradition of mary magdalene, the companion of Jesus
  • Grandmere: A Personal History of Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Greenback: The Almighty Dollar and the Invention of America
  • Guide to the National Park Areas, 8th edition: Eastern States
  • Harvard and the Unabomber: TheEducation of an American Terrorist
  • Healing Power of Pets: Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make & Keep …
  • Heart Fitness for Life: The Essential Guide to Preventing and Reversing Heart Disease
  • History of Great Inventions
  • Home in the World: Houses and Cultures
  • If Americans Really Understood the Income Tax: Uncovering Our Most …
  • Il gigante: Michelangelo, Florence, and the David 1492-1504
  • Imperial America: Reflections on the U.S. of Amnesia
  • In Search of America
  • In Search of Deep Time: Beyond the Fossil Record to a New History of Life
  • Interracial Intimacies: Sex, Marriage, Identity, and Adoption
  • Inventing Jerry Lewis
  • Inventing the Electronic Century: The Epic Story of the Consumer Electronics …
  • Israel-Palestinian Conflict: Crisis in the Middle East
  • King of California: J.G. Boswell & the Making of a Secret Am. Empire
  • Kitchen Garden A to Z: Growing, Harvesting, Buying, Storing
  • Landmarks of American Women's History: American Landmarks
  • Lilies by Pamela McGeorge
  • Making of Robert E. Lee
  • Melanoma Book: A Complete Guide to Prevention & Treatment, Including Early-detect…
  • Mercy, Mercy Me: The Art, Loves & Demons of Marvin Gaye
  • Mexico City by Andrew Coe
  • Nation Transformed by Information: How Information has Shaped the U.S. from …
  • Neoeconomy: George Bush's Revolutionary Gamble with America's Future
  • New Killing Fields: Massacre and the Politics of Intervention
  • Old Man Goya
  • Overdosed America: The Broken Promise of American Medicine
  • Palace of Gold & Light: Treasures from the Topkapi, Istanbul
  • Pentagon's New Map: War & Peace in the 21st Century
  • People Shots that Sell: How to Succeed in Stock Photography
  • Photographer's Guide to the Studio
  • Politics of Truth: Inside the Lies that Led to War & Betrayed My Wife's CIA Identity
  • Prelude to Tragedy: Vietnam, 1960-1965
  • Prostate Cancer Protection Plan: The Foods, Supplements, & Drugs that Could Save …
  • Prostate Health Program: A Guide to Preventing & Controlling Prostate Cancer
  • Pueblo Revolt: The Secret Rebellion that Drove the Spaniards Out of the Southwest
  • Raising Less Corn, More Hell: The Case for the Independent Farm & Against Industrial …
  • Rampage: The Social Roots of School Shootings
  • Reinventing the Wheel: A Story of Genius, Innovation & Grand Ambition
  • Right to die with dignity: an argument in ethics, medicine, and Law
  • Rough guide to Yosemite National Park
  • Sacred Signs: Hieroglyphs in Ancient Egypt
  • SAT Perfect Score, revised: 7 Secrets to Raise Your Score
  • Soft Cage: Surveillance in America from Slavery to the War on Terror
  • Steam: The Untold Story of America's First Great Invention
  • Tepehuan Revolt of 1616: Militarism, Evangelism, and Colonialism in 17th century …
  • Thackeray: The Life of a Literary Man
    That Man: An Insider's Portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • United States of Wal-Mart
  • Watson Dynasty: The Fiery Reign & Troubled Legacy of IBM's...
  • West Point: Two Centuries of Honor and Tradition
  • What Goes Up: The Uncensored History of Modern Wall Street as Told by the Bankers…
  • What we've lost Who are we? The challenges to america's national identity
  • Without a net: middle class & homeless (with kids) in America - my story
  • World's greatest resumes: introducing the world's first resume rater
  • Yale child study center guide to understanding your child
  • Yale guide to women's reproductive health: from menarche to menopause

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