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New book list - May 10, 2021 By date  |  By subject

Below is a list of books the Library has received during the past two months.

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Athletic & outdoor sports & games

The sports revolution : how Texas changed the culture of American athletics / Frank Andre Guridy.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2021.
796.09764 G979S 2021.
Received: 4/23/2021
Professional sports--Social aspects--Texas--History--20th century.
Professional sports--Political aspects--Texas--History--20th century.
Professional sports--Social aspects--United States--History--20th century.
Minorities in sports--Texas--History--20th century.
Feminism and sports--Texas--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements. fast (OCoLC)fst00862708
Feminism and sports. fast (OCoLC)fst00922746
Minorities in sports. fast (OCoLC)fst01023292
Professional sports--Social aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01078539

Economics of land & energy

The grid : the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future / Gretchen Bakke.
New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2017.
333.7932 B168G 2016.
Received: 4/23/2021
Electric power systems--Technological innovations--United States.
Electric power distribution--United States--History.
Clean energy--United States.
Electric power failures--United States.
Energy policy--Social aspects--United States.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Power Resources--Electrical. bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sociology--General. bisacsh
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Infrastructure. bisacsh
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Environmental--General. bisacsh
SCIENCE--Electricity. bisacsh
Electric power systems--Technological innovations. fast (OCoLC)fst00905593
Electric power distribution. fast (OCoLC)fst00905420
Clean energy. fast (OCoLC)fst01920487
Electric power failures. fast (OCoLC)fst00905465
Energy policy--Social aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00910232
Electric power distribution--United States. nli
Electric power failures--United States--History. nli
Energy policy--Social aspects--United States. nli

Genealogy, names, insignia

The eyes of Texans : from slavery to the Texas capitol : personal stories from six generations of one family / Melvin E. Edwards.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2020.
929.20973 ED26E 2020.
Received: 4/23/2021
African Americans--Texas--History.
Genealogy.
African American families.
African American families. fast (OCoLC)fst00799152
African Americans. fast (OCoLC)fst00799558
Families. fast (OCoLC)fst01728849
Genealogy. fast (OCoLC)fst00939652

Political process

People's Revolt : Texas Populists and the roots of American liberalism / Gregg Cantrell.
New Haven and London : Yale University Press, [2020]
324.276402 C233P 2020.
Received: 4/23/2021
Populism--Texas--History--19th century.
Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Populism. fast (OCoLC)fst01071658
Populism--Texas--History--19th century. nli

Social welfare problems & services

Preventing the next pandemic : vaccine diplomacy in a time of anti-science / Peter J. Hotez, MD, PHD.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021.
362.19698 H832P 2021.
Received: 4/23/2021
Vaccines.
Epidemics--Prevention.
Public health--International cooperation.
Anti-vaccination movement.
Anti-vaccination movement. fast (OCoLC)fst01982555
Epidemics--Prevention. fast (OCoLC)fst00914085
Public health--International cooperation. fast (OCoLC)fst01082272
Vaccines. fast (OCoLC)fst01163573

South central United States

Fortunate son : selected essays from the Lone Star state / Rick Bass.
Albuquerque [New Mexico] : High Road Books an imprint of the University of New Mexico Press, 2021.
976.4063 B317F 2021.
Received: 4/23/2021
Civilization. fast (OCoLC)fst00862898
Manners and customs. fast (OCoLC)fst01007815

Texas documents

Solstice / Emmy Pâerez
Sacramento, CA : Swan Scythe Press, [2019]
STATE POETS.
Received: 4/23/2021

The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog / John R. Erickson ; illustrations by Gerald L. Holmes.
Perryton, TX : Maverick Books, 2011, Ã?1983.
YOUNG TEXANS.
Received: 3/26/2021
Dogs--Fiction.
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Detective and mystery stories.
Western stories.
Dogs--Fiction.
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Mystery and detective stories.
Detective and mystery stories. fast (OCoLC)fst00891461
Dogs. fast (OCoLC)fst00896265
Humorous stories. fast (OCoLC)fst00963818
Ranch life. fast (OCoLC)fst01089735
Western stories. fast (OCoLC)fst01174081

The further adventures of Hank the Cowdog / John R. Erickson ; illustrations by Gerald L. Holmes.
Perryton, TX : Maverick Books, 2011.
YOUNG TEXANS.
Received: 3/26/2021
Hank the Cowdog (Fictitious character)--Juvenile fiction.
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Juvenile fiction.
Western stories.
Hank the Cowdog (Fictitious character)--Fiction.
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Western stories. sears
Hank the Cowdog (Fictional character)--Fiction. sears
Humorous fiction. sears
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Fiction. sears
Hank the Cowdog (Fictitious character) fast (OCoLC)fst00951070
Ranch life. fast (OCoLC)fst01089735
Western stories. fast (OCoLC)fst01174081

It's a dog's life / John R. Erickson ; illustrations by Gerald L. Holmes.
Perryton, TX : Maverick Books, 2011, Ã?1984.
YOUNG TEXANS.
Received: 3/26/2021
Hank the Cowdog (Fictitious character)--Juvenile fiction.
Dogs--Juvenile fiction.
Ranch life--West (U.S.)--Juvenile fiction.
Western stories.
Dogs--Juvenile fiction.
Dogs. fast (OCoLC)fst00896265
Hank the Cowdog (Fictitious character) fast (OCoLC)fst00951070
Ranch life. fast (OCoLC)fst01089735
Western stories. fast (OCoLC)fst01174081

A field guide to the taxes of Texas.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, [2021]
C2600.8 F453 2021.
Received: 3/26/2021
Revenue--Texas.
Taxation--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.

Revisor's report : a nonsubstantive revision of the statutes relating to the Texas Department of Insurance, the business of insurance, and certain related businesses / submitted to the 80th Legislature as part of the Texas Legislative Council's statutory revision program.
Austin, Tex. : The Council, 2007.
L1400.9 IN3 2007.
Received: 3/29/2021
Insurance law--Texas.

Summary of Committee substitute for Senate Bill 1 : 2022-23 biennium / Legislative Budget Board ; submitted to the Senate Committee on Finance.
[Austin, Tex.] : Legislative Budget Board, [2021]
L1300.8 B859 2022/23SS.
Received: 4/7/2021
Bills, Legislative.--Texas./23SS

Texas Rent Relief Program : committee staff report to the House Committee on Urban Affairs / committee director, Angelina Lopez ; assisstant committee clerk, J.J. Garza.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Committee, [2021]
L1836.87 UR1R 2021.
Received: 4/8/2021
Rent subsidies--Texas.
Landlord and tenant--Texas.
Rental housing--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
COVID-19 (Disease)

CSSB 1, the House Appropriation Committee's proposed budget for fiscal 2022-23.
Austin, TX : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2021]
L1801.9 ST94 87F-2.
Received: 4/23/2021
Budget--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.-2

Summary of House Committee substitute for Senate Bill 1 : 2022-23 biennium / Legislative Budget Board ; submitted to the House Committee on Appropriations.
Austin, TX : Legislative Budget Board, [2021]
L1300.8 B859 2022/23SH.
Received: 4/23/2021
Bills, Legislative--Texas./23SH