New Nonfiction - June 1, 2018

New Nonfiction - June 1, 2018

Title Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster
Author Roker, Al
Subject(s)
  • Floods Pennsylvania Johnstown (Cambria County) History 19th century.
  • Johnstown (Cambria County, Pa.) History 19th century.
Title The tragedy of Benedict Arnold : an American life
Author Malcolm, Joyce Lee
Subject(s)
  • Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801.
  • United States. Continental Army Biography.
  • American loyalists Biography.
  • Generals United States Biography.
Title London's triumph : merchants, adventurers, and money in Shakespeare's city
Author Alford, Stephen
Subject(s)
  • Company of Merchant Adventurers of England.
  • Merchants England London History 16th century.
  • London (England) Commerce History 16th century.
  • London (England) Civilization 16th century.
Title The square and the tower : networks and power, from the Freemasons to Facebook
Author Ferguson, Niall
Subject(s)
  • Social networks History.
Title Lady in red : an intimate portrait of Nancy Reagan
Author Tate, Sheila
Subject(s)
  • Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016.
  • Presidents' spouses United States Biography.
Title Magnolia table : a collection of recipes for gathering
Author Gaines, Joanna
Subject(s)
  • Cooking, American Southern style.
Title Marvel the Avengers : the ultimate guide
Author Beatty, Scott
Subject(s)
  • Thor (Norse deity)
  • Hulk (Fictitious character)
  • Captain America (Fictitious character)
  • Avengers (Comic strip)
  • Avengers (Fictitious characters)
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Superheroes.
  • Iron Man (Fictitious character)
Title The new American revolution : the making of a populist movement
Author McEnany, Kayleigh
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Populism United States.
  • Presidents United States Election 2016.
  • United States Politics and government 21st century.
  • United States Social conditions 21st century.
  • United States Economic conditions 21st century.
Title The dawn prayer : (or how to survive in a secret Syrian terrorist prison)
Author Schrier, Matthew.
Subject(s)
  • Schrier, Matthew.
  • Political prisoners Syria Biography.
  • Escapes Syria Biography.
Title Get well soon : history's worst plagues and the heroes who fought them
Author Wright, Jennifer Ashley
Subject(s)
  • Epidemics History.
  • Communicable diseases History.
  • Epidemiology Social aspects.
Title Miss D and me : life with the invincible Bette Davis
Author Sermak, Kathryn
Subject(s)
  • Davis, Bette, 1908-1989.
  • Sermak, Kathryn.
  • Motion picture actors and actresses United States Biography.
  • Large type books.
Title Robin
Author Itzkoff, Dave
Subject(s)
  • Williams, Robin, 1951-2014.
  • Comedians United States Biography.
  • Actors and actresses United States Biography.
Title Agatha Christie : a mysterious life
Author Thompson, Laura
Subject(s)
  • Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.
  • Women novelists, English 20th century Biography.
  • Novelists, English 20th century Biography.
Title Fit in 10 : slim & strong for life! : simple meals and easy exercises for lasting weight loss in minutes a day
Author Southerland, Jenna Bergen
Subject(s)
  • Reducing diets.
  • Reducing diets Recipes.
  • Weight loss.
  • Reducing exercises.
  • Physical fitness.
  • Quick and easy cooking.
Title A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival
Author Fleming, Melissa
Subject(s)
  • Refugees Syria.
  • Syria History Civil War, 2011-
  • Syria Emigration and immigration.
  • Europe Emigration and immigration Government policy.
Title The immigrant cookbook : recipes that make America great
Subject(s)
  • International cooking.
Title True stories from an unreliable witness : a feminist coming of age
Author Lahti, Christine
Subject(s)
  • Lahti, Christine.
  • Actors and actresses United States Biography.
Title Confessions of an unlikely runner : a guide to racing and obstacle courses for the averagely fit and halfway dedicated
Author Ayers, Dana L.
Subject(s)
  • Ayers, Dana L.
  • Runners (Sports) United States Biography.
  • Women runners United States Biography.
  • Marathon running.
  • Long-distance running.
Title Eye to eye : facing the consequences of dividing Israel
Author Koenig, William.
Subject(s)
  • Prophecy Christianity.
  • Israel (Christian theology) Prophecies.
  • Judaism (Christian theology)
  • Disasters Religious aspects.
  • Israel Foreign relations United States.
  • United States Foreign relations Israel.
Title How to lose a marathon : a starter's guide to finishing in 26.2 chapters
Author Cohen, Joel H.
Subject(s)
  • Marathon running Training Wit and humor.
  • Running.
Title Difficult mothers, adult daughters : a guide for separation, liberation & inspiration
Author Anderson, Karen C. L.
Subject(s)
  • Mothers and daughters.
  • Mothers Psychology.
  • Control (Psychology)
Title The Duchess : Camilla Parker Bowles and the love affair that rocked the crown
Author Junor, Penny
Subject(s)
  • Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, 1947-
  • Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948-
  • Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, 1947- Marriage.
  • Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948- Marriage.
  • Princes Great Britain Biography.
  • Mistresses Great Britain Biography.
  • Monarchy Great Britain History.
  • Royal couples Great Britain Biography.
Title Meghan : a Hollywood princess
Author Morton, Andrew
Subject(s)
  • Markle, Meghan, 1981-
  • Henry, Prince, grandson of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1984-
  • Actors and actresses United States Biography.
  • Royal couples Great Britain Biography.
Title Not that bad : dispatches from rape culture
Subject(s)
  • Sex crimes.
  • Rape.
  • Sexual harassment.
Title Something wonderful : Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway revolution
Author Purdum, Todd S.
Subject(s)
  • Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979.
  • Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960.
  • Composers United States Biography.
  • Librettists United States Biography.
  • Musicals United States History and criticism.
Title Revolution song : a story of American freedom
Author Shorto, Russell
Subject(s)
  • United States History Revolution, 1775-1783.
  • United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Biography.
Title We matter : athletes and activism
Author Thomas, Etan.
Subject(s)
  • African American athletes Social conditions.
  • African American athletes Political activity.
  • Black lives matter movement.
  • Social justice United States.
  • African American political activists.
Title When Montezuma met Corte?s : the true story of the meeting that changed history
Author Restall, Matthew
Subject(s)
  • Montezuma II, Emperor of Mexico, approximately 1480-1520.
  • Corte?s, Herna?n, 1485-1547.
  • Mexico History Conquest, 1519-1540.
Title Young China : how the restless generation will change their country and the world
Author Dychtwald, Zak
Subject(s)
  • Generation Y China Social life and customs.
  • Young adults China Social life and customs.
Title The man who made the movies : the meteoric rise and tragic fall of William Fox
Author Krefft, Vanda
Subject(s)
  • Fox, William, 1879-1952.
  • Motion picture producers and directors United States Biography.
  • Motion picture industry United States History 20th century.
Title Tiger Woods
Author Benedict, Jeff
Subject(s)
  • Woods, Tiger.
  • Golfers United States Biography.

 

 

 

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