Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions
September 2017 - October 2017
These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.
Additional information about each title can be found in the catalog (click on the title). For older acquisition lists choose from Select another list. To request any of these titles please contact your local library branch.
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History & geography
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Publishing Date: 1981-1982
Call Number: 979.3 v.2
By Herben, George
Publishing Date: c1997
Call Number: 979.83 HER
Wrangell -- St. Elias, a national park with over 13 million acres of stunning mountain wilderness, is captivatingly explored in words and pictures.- (Ingram Publishing Services)
By Turner, Blair Pierce
Publishing Date: 2017
Call Number: 980 TUR
A comprehensive, timely, and entertaining account of the political, cultural, and economic dynamics of more than thirty discrete countries of the Western Hemisphere, this book is updated each year, providing students with the most recent information possible. The information is presented in an objective, balanced, non-ideological context, allowing the readers to formulate their own opinions. In addition to examining individual countries, the book views Latin America as a mosaic region as a whole and emphasizes its growing influence on the world stage. Besides providing accurate and timely information on the historical and political forces that have shaped each nation, it also examines the leading cultural figures and forces, from eighteenth-century writers to twentieth-century composers and singing stars to twenty-first-century filmmakers and actors. Finally, it describes the social and economic challenges that continue to afflict this exciting and emerging region.
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