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New book list - October 15, 2018 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, Oct 08 2018

Texas ethics laws: an annotated guide to lobby and campaign finance laws in Texas/ Andrew Cates.
2018.
328.33 C283T 2018
Received: 10/11/2018
Political ethics--Law and legislation--Texas.
Lobbying--Law and legislation--Texas.
Financial disclosure--Law and legislation--Texas.
Nepotism--Law and legislation--Texas.

C.H. Guenther & Son at 150 years : the legacy of a Texas milling pioneer / Lewis F. Fisher.
San Antonio, Tex. : Maverick Pub. Co., Ã2001.
338.766472 F534C 2001
Received: 10/11/2018
Flour mills--Texas--History.
Flour industry--Texas--History.
Flour industry.
Flour mills.

A legacy of service : the Texas Fire School, 1930-2000.
College Station, TX : Emergency Services Training Institute, Texas Engineering Extension Service, Ã2000.
Z TA325.8 L522 2000
Received: 10/11/2018
Fire prevention--Study and teaching--Texas.
Fire extinction--Study and teaching--Texas.
Fire fighters--Education--Texas.
Fire fighters--Certification--Texas.
Fire fighters--Training of--Texas.
Fire extinction--Study and teaching.
Fire fighters--Certification.
Fire fighters--Education.
Fire fighters--Training of.
Fire prevention--Study and teaching.

Week of Monday, Oct 01 2018

American fix : inside the opioid addiction crisis--and how to end it / Ryan Hampton, with Claire Rudy Foster.
New York : All Points Books, 2018.
362.29 H189A 2018
Received: 10/5/2018
Opioid abuse--United States--History.
Drug abuse--United States--History.
Drug abuse--Political aspects--United States--History.
Recovering addicts--United States--Biography.
Drug abuse.
Drug abuse--Political aspects.
Opioid abuse.
Opioid abuse--United States--History.
Drug abuse--United States--History.
Drug abuse--Political aspects--United States--History.

Flower of the wilderness : Mother Neff and the state parks of Texas / Martha Deeringer.
Bradenton, Florida : BookLocker.com, [2014]
333.783 D36F 2014
Received: 10/5/2018
Parks--Texas.
Parks.

Saudi America : the truth about fracking and how it's changing the world / Bethany McLean.
New York : Columbia Global Reports, [2018]
333.8230973 M132S 2018
Received: 10/5/2018
Petroleum industry and trade--United States.
Hydraulic fracturing--United States.
Petroleum industry and trade--Political aspects--United States.
Hydraulic fracturing--Economic aspects.
Hydraulic fracturing--Political aspects.

Texas safari : world class big game hunting in the state of Texas : a guide to hunting big game in the state of Texas / by A.M. Micallef.
Fort Worth, Tex. : Clear Fork Ranch, 1986.
799.2 M581T 1986
Received: 10/4/2018
Big game hunting--Texas.
Animal introduction--Texas.
Animal introduction.
Big game hunting.
Big game hunting--Texas.
Animal introduction--Texas.

Life at the Texas State Lunatic Asylum, 1857-1997 / Sarah C. Sitton.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, Ã1999.
362.2 SI88L 1999
Received: 10/4/2018
Psychiatric hospital care--Texas--History.
Psychiatric hospital care.

Twenty-one Texas heroes : a celebration of the Lone Star state / by Eileen Santangelo Hult.
Victoria, B.C. : Friesen Press, Ã2013.
811.6 H879T 2013
Received: 10/4/2018
American poetry--21st century.
American poetry.
Literature.

Capitol offense / Hill Kemp.
Lufkin, TX. : Best of East Texas, 2003.
813.54 K32C 2003
Received: 10/3/2018
Politics and government fast (OCoLC)fst01919741 .block 813.54 K32C 2003

Speeches and state papers of James Stephen Hogg, ex-governor of Texas, with a sketch of his life; ed. by C.W. Raines.
Austin, Tex., State Print. Co., 1905.
308 H679 1905
Received: 10/3/2018
Politics and government fast (OCoLC)fst01919741 .block 308 H679 1905

Texas Real Estate Commission, Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2018]
S1500.8 R227 2018
Received: 10/3/2018
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Week of Monday, Sep 17 2018

Texas high school football : more than the game / by Joe Nick Patoski.
Austin, Tex. : The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum : Distributed by the University of Texas Press, Ã2011.
796.33262 P274T 2011
Received: 9/20/2018
School sports--Texas--History.
Football.
School sports.

A law for the lion : a tale of crime and injustice in the borderlands / Beatriz de la Garza.
Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2003.
364.15 G19L 2003
Received: 9/20/2018
Trials (Murder)--Texas--Laredo.
Mexican Americans--Texas--Laredo--Social conditions.
Mexican Americans--Social conditions.
Social conditions fast (OCoLC)fst01919811
Trials (Murder) fast (OCoLC)fst01156368 .block 364.15 G19L 2003

Hispanic Texans : journey from empire to democracy : a guide for heritage travelers.
[Austin, Texas] : Texas Historical Commission, [2015]
H2000.5 H625J 2015
Received: 9/20/2018
Historic sites--Texas--Guidebooks.
Hispanic Americans--Texas--History.
Hispanic Americans.
Historic sites.
Travel.

DFPS rider 25 report for foster care redesign.
[Austin, TX] : Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services.
P3275.3 R435F 2017:FEB
Received: 9/19/2018

DFPS rider 25 report for foster care redesign.
[Austin, TX] : Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services.
P3275.3 R435F 2016:AUG
Received: 9/19/2018

DFPS rider 25 report for foster care redesign.
[Austin, TX] : Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services.
P3275.3 R435F 2016:FEB
Received: 9/19/2018

Shale boom : the Barnett Shale play and Fort Worth / Diana Davids Hinton.
Fort Worth, Texas : TCU Press, [2018]
333.8 H597S 2018
Received: 9/18/2018
Gas wells--Texas--Fort Worth Basin--Case studies.
Shale gas reservoirs--Texas--Fort Worth Basin--Case studies.
Gas wells--Texas--Fort Worth Basin--Hydraulic fracturing--Case studies.
Oil wells--Texas--Fort Worth Basin--Hydraulic fracturing--Case studies.
Gas well drilling--Environmental aspects--Texas--Fort Worth--Case studies.
Shale gas industry--Social aspects--Texas--Case studies.
Petroleum industry and trade--Social aspects--Texas--Case studies.
Oil well drilling--Texas.

Week of Monday, Sep 03 2018

Once upon a time in Texas : a liberal in the Lone Star State / by David Richards.
Austin : University of Texas Press, Ã2002.
942.085 R39ON 2002
Received: 9/7/2018
Political activists--Texas--Biography.
Liberalism--Texas--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements--Texas--History--20th century.
Labor movement--Texas--History--20th century.
Political activists--Texas--Biography.
Political activists--Texas--Biography.
Labor movement--Texas--History--20th century.
Liberalism--Texas--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements--Texas--History--20th century.

Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II / Douglas A. Blackmon.
New York : Doubleday, Ã2008.
305.896 B566S 2008
Received: 9/6/2018
African Americans--Civil rights--History--19th century.
African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century.
African Americans--Employment--History.
African Americans--Crimes against--History.
African American prisoners--Social conditions.
Forced labor--United States--History.
Convict labor--United States--History.
Slavery--United States--History.
African American prisoners--Social conditions.
African Americans--Civil rights.
African Americans--Crimes against.
African Americans--Employment.
Convict labor.
Forced labor.
Race relations.
Slavery.

Week of Monday, Aug 27 2018

Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the drug company that addicted America / Beth Macy.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.
362.290973 M259D 2018
Received: 8/29/2018
Opioid abuse--United States.
Medication abuse--United States.
Oxycodone.
Oxycodone abuse--United States.
Medication abuse--United States.

Start here : a road map to reducing mass incarceration / Greg Berman and Julian Adler.
New York, NY : The New Press, [2018]
364.60973 B456S 2018
Received: 8/29/2018
Prisons--Law and legislation--United States.
Imprisonment--United States.
Correctional law--United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of--United States.
Law reform--United States.