Library - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois

New Items in Our Collection - March 2013

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Allied Health

The Medical Book: From Witch Doctors to Robot Surgeons: 250 Milestones in the History of Medicine

Author: Pickover, Clifford A.
Call No: R131.P523 2012



After the Music Stopped: The Financial Crisis, the Response, and the Work Ahead

Author: Blinder, Alan S.
Call No: HB3717 2008.B55 2013


Contagious: Why Things Catch On

Author: Berger, Jonah
Call No: HF5415.153.B463 2013


Illinois Annual Bulletin 2012

Call No: HD1775.I3U733 2012


Shop class as Soulcraft : An Inquiry Into the Value of Work

Author: Crawford, Mattew B.
Call No: HD4824.C72 2009


Humanities and Communication

MP3: The Meaning of a Format

Author: Sterne, Jonathan
Call No: ML74.4.M6S74 2012


Nonbeliever Nation: The Rise of Secular Americans

Author: Niose, David
Call No: BL2760.N563 2012


Reality Television

Call No: PN1992.8.R43R385 2013


The Annotated Frankenstein

Author: Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Call No: PR5397.F7 2012c


The Color of Chris: The Son of God & the Saga of Race in America

Author: Blum, Edward J.
Call No: BR515.B59 2012


The Portable Dorothy Parker

Author: Parker, Dorothy
Call No: PS3531.A5855A6 2006


Untouchable : The Strange Life and Tragic Death of Michael Jackson

Author: Sullivan, Randall
Call No: ML420.J175S85 2012


Math/Physical Science

Microbes and Evolution: The World That Darwin Never Saw

Call No: QR13.M522 2012


New Eyes on the Universe: Twelve Cosmic Mysteries and the Tools We Need to Solve Them

Author: Webb, Stephen
Call No: QB982.W43 2012


Plants: A very Short Introduction

Author: Walker, Timothy
Call No: QK45.2.W25 2012


The Aha! Moment: A Scientist's Take On Creativity

Author: Jones, David E.H.
Call No: Q172.5.C74J66 2012


The Year Without Summer: 1816 and the Volcano That Darkened the World and Changed History

Author: Klingaman, William K.
Call No: QE523.T285K55 2013


Social Science & Education

Brain Gain: Technology and the Quest For Digital Wisdom

Author: Prensky, Marc
Call No: HM846.P74 2012


Challengers to Duopoly: Why Third Parties Matter in American Two-Party Politics

Author: Gillespie, J. David
Call No: JK2261.G55 2012


End This Depression Now!

Author: Krugman, Paul R.
Call No: HB3743.K78 2012


Hezbollah and Hamas: A Comparative Study

Author: Gleis, Joshua L.
Call No: JQ1828.A98H6242 2012


Implicit Racial Bias Across the Law

Call No: KF384.I48 2012


In Their Time: A History of Feminism in Western Society

Author: LeGates, Marlene
Call No: HQ1121.L43 2001


Outliers : The Story of Success

Author: Gladwell, Malcolm
Call No: BF637.S8G533 2008


Promise Unvulfilled: Juvenile Justice in America

Call No: HV9104.P76 2012


Speech and Harm: Controversies Over Free Speech

Call No: JC591.S67 2012


Teaching in the Terrordome

Author: Lanier, Heather Kirn
Call No: LC5133.B35L36 2012


The Big Muddy: An Environmental History of the Mississippi and Its Peoples, From Hernando de Soto to Hurricane Katrina

Author: Morris, Christopher
Call No: GE155.M57M67 2012


The Ponzi Scheme Puzzle: A History and Analysis of con Artists and Victims

Author: Frankel, Tamar
Call No: HV6691.F73 2012


The Twilight War: The Secret History of America's Thirty-Year Conflict With Iran

Author: Crist, David
Call No: E183.8.I55C75 2012



Energy For Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines

Author: Muller, R.
Call No: TJ163.2.M854 2012


iDisorder: Understanding Our Obession With Technology and Overcoming Its Hold On Us

Author: Rosen, Larry D.
Call No: T58.5.R667 2012


New Media

Allied Health

Rabins One-On-One : Tips for Alzheimer's Family Caregiver

Call No: RC523.R33O54 2011


The Gerson Miracle

Call No: RC268.45.G47 2010


Leisure Materials

Days of Heaven

Call No: PN1997.D397 2007


The Hidden Fortress

Call No: PN1997.K348x 2001


Thin Red LIne

Call No: PN1997.2.T478 2010x


Young Mr. Lincoln

Call No: PN1995.9.B55Y6864 2005


Social Science & Education

Half the Sky

Call No: HQ1236.5.D44K75 2012



Social Science & Education

Cracking the GED

Call No: LB3060.33.G45M37 2013


What's New

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