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New book list - June 17, 2019 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, Jun 10 2019

Charged : the new movement to transform American prosecution and end mass incarceration / Emily Bazelon.
New York : Random House, [2019]
345.73 B347C 2019
Received: 6/13/2019
Prosecution--United States--Decision making.
Prosecutorial misconduct--United States.
Public prosecutors--United States.
Sentences (Criminal procedure)--United States.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--United States.
Imprisonment--United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of--Corrupt practices--United States.

The river and the wall / Ben Masters ; with Austin Alvarado, Filipe DeAndrade, Jay Kleberg & Heather Mackey and Geny Alvarado, Katy Baldock, Becky Jones, Korey Kaczmarek, Colin McDonald & Hillary Pierce ; foreword by Andrew Sansom.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2019]
917.64 M393R 2019
Received: 6/11/2019
Border security--Environmental aspects--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley.
Natural history--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley.

The economics of higher education in the United States / edited by Thomas Adam and A. Burcu Bayram ; contributors, Thomas Adam [and eight others].
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2019]
378.3 AD14E 2019
Received: 6/11/2019
Education, Higher--Economic aspects.
Universities and colleges--United States--Finance.
Student aid--United States.
College costs--United States.

Week of Monday, May 27 2019

Summary of Conference Committee Report for House Bill 1 : appropriations for the 2020-21 biennium / Legislative Budget Board ; submitted to the 86th Texas Legislature.
Austin, TX : Legislative Budget Board, [2019]
L1300.8 B859 2020/21SC
Received: 5/29/2019
Bills, Legislative--Texas.

Week of Monday, May 13 2019

The meanest man in Congress : Jack Brooks and the making of an American century / Brendan and Tim McNulty.
Montgomery : NewSouth Books, [2019]
328.73092 M235M 2019
Received: 5/17/2019
Legislators--United States--Biography.

Week of Monday, Apr 29 2019

Statements of Waggoner Carr Attorney General, Kerns B. Tayloer Assistant Attorney General, Kenneth I. Kimbro Chief Clerk & Tax Admnistrator Comptroller of Public Accounts, Donald M. Bishop Director of Hearings Comptroller of Public Accounts / Special Subcommittee on State Taxation of Interstate Commerce of the Committe on the Judiciary, House of Representatives.
[Austin, Tex. : State of Texas, 1975]
336.2 C23T 1966
Received: 5/3/2019
Interstate commerce--United States.
Taxation, State--United States.
Taxation--Texas.

Judicial selection.
Austin, Tex. : State Bar of Texas, 2010.
B600.8 J898 2010
Received: 5/3/2019
Judges--Texas--Election.
Judges--Selection and appointment--Texas.

War between the states changed Texas forever : a study of pre-Civil War, Civil War & post Civil war / [by Merle Reue Hudgins].
Houston, Texas : Kemp & Company, 2017.
976.4 H866W 2017 V.2
Received: 4/29/2019
War and society--Texas.

War between the states changed Texas forever : a study of pre-Civil War, Civil War & post Civil war / [by Merle Reue Hudgins].
Houston, Texas : Kemp & Company, 2017.
976.4 H866W 2017 V.1
Received: 4/29/2019
War and society--Texas.

Water lord.
[Place of publication not identified], Dead Tree, 2018. .block 813.54 M666W
813.54 M666W
Received: 4/29/2019