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New book list - August 10, 2020 By date  |  By subject

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

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Week of Monday, Jul 27 2020

Others unknown : Timothy McVeigh and the Oklahoma City bombing conspiracy / Stephen Jones and Peter Israel.
New York : PublicAffairs, 2001.
345.76638 J725OT 1998
Received: 7/31/2020
Oklahoma City Federal Building Bombing, Oklahoma City, Okla., 1995.
Bombing investigation--Oklahoma--Oklahoma City.
Bombings--Oklahoma--Oklahoma City.
Bombing investigation.
Bombings.

Temporary roll of delegates and alternate delegates : 35th Republican National Convention, Houston, Texas, August 17, 1992.
[Houston, Tx.] : Republican National Committee, [1992]
329.3 R29T 1992
Received: 7/27/2020

Week of Monday, Jul 06 2020

The sum of the people : how the census has shaped nations, from the ancient world to the modern age / Andrew Whitby.
New York : Basic Books, 2020.
310.9 W581S 2020
Received: 7/10/2020
Census.
Census. fast (OCoLC)fst00850587
Census. sears

Week of Monday, Jun 29 2020

Executive order GA-28 relating to the use of face coverings during the COVID-19 disaster.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2020]
G648.1 EX31 29
Received: 7/2/2020
Emergency management--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Executive order GA-28 relating to the targeted response to the COVID-19 disaster as part of the reopening of Texas.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2020]
G648.1 EX31 28
Received: 7/1/2020
Emergency management--Texas.
Hospitals--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

The range source book : a guide to planning & construction / NRA, National Rifle Association
Fairfax, VA : National Rifle Association, 2012.
799.3 R163 2012
Received: 7/1/2020
Rifle-ranges--Design and construction--Handbooks, manuals, etc.

The merit myth : how our colleges favor the rich and divide America / Anthony P. Carnevale, Peter Schmidt, Jeff Strohl.
New York : The New Press, [2020]
378.1 C217M 2020
Received: 6/30/2020
Discrimination in higher education--United States.
Education, Higher--Economic aspects--United States.
College attendance--Social aspects--United States.
Universities and colleges--United States--Admission.

Week of Monday, Jun 22 2020

Executive order GA-27 relating to the need for increased hospital capacity during the COVID-19 disaster.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2020]
G648.1 EX31 27
Received: 6/25/2020
Emergency management--Texas.
Hospitals--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Texas Confederate, Reconstruction governor : James Webb Throckmorton / Kenneth Wayne Howell.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, Ã2008.
976.4 H839T 2008
Received: 6/22/2020
Governors--Texas--Biography.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Texas.

Texas women and ranching : on the range, at the rodeo, and in their communities / edited by Deborah M. Liles and Cecilia Gutierrez Venable.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2019]
636 L627T 2019
Received: 6/22/2020
Women ranchers--Texas--Biography.
Ranchers--Texas--Biography.
Women ranchers--Texas--History.
Ranchers--Texas--History.
Women in the cattle industry--Texas.
Ranch life--Texas--History.

Reading, writing, and revolution : escuelitas and the emergence of a Mexican American identity in Texas / Philis M. Barragâan Goetz.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2020.
371.829 G555R 2020
Received: 6/22/2020
Mexicans--Education--Texas--History.
Mexican American children--Education--Texas--History.
Public schools--Texas--History.
Educational equalization--Texas--History.
Education and state--Texas--History.