New Books and Media Received (August 2018)

The following Books and DVDs (345 items) were received into the Library collection for both the Welshimer and Seminary Libraries through the Acquisitions Budget and by donation during August 2018.

Seminary Library

New Testament Seminar
Paul : an Apostle’s journey, 2018.

Reading Mark in Context : Jesus and second temple Judaism, 2018.

Scribal habits and singular readings in Codex Sinaiticus, Vaticanus, Ephraemi, Bezae, and Washingtonianus in the Gospel of Matthew, 2018.

AV Video
Into the night : portraits of life and death, 2017.

Language and Literature
Greek and Latin Literature of the Roman Empire : from Augustus to Justinian, 2013.

Linguistics & biblical exegesis, 2017.

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
African, Christian, feminist : the enduring search for what matters, 2017.

An anomalous Jew : Paul among Jews, Greeks, and Romans, 2016.

The Apostolic Fathers A New Translation, 2017.

The biblical canon lists from early Christianity : texts and analysis, 2017.

Christianity in the twentieth century : a world history, 2018.

A companion to Augustine, 2015.

Ecowomanism : African American women and earth-honoring faiths, 2017.

Finding God in the Margins : the Book of Ruth, 2018.

Gregory of Nyssa’s doctrinal works : a literary study, 2018.

Haggai, 2017.

Literary Approaches to the Bible, 2017.

Mercy and the Bible : why it matters!, 2018.

A new heaven and a new earth : reclaiming biblical eschatology, 2014.

On first principles, 2017.

Providence perceived : divine action from a human point of view, 2015.

Pursued Justice : black preaching from the great migration to civil rights, 2017.

Re-envisioning Christian humanism : education and the restoration of humanity, 2017.

René Girard, unlikely apologist : mimetic theory and fundamental theology, 2016.

Revelation : an introduction and commentary, 2018.

Sensing sacred : exploring the human senses in practical theology and pastoral care, 2016.

The Sermon on the Mount and human flourishing : a theological commentary, 2017.

Supervising and supporting ministry staff : a guide to thriving together, 2017.

The Syriac Peshiṭta Bible with English translation, 2014.

The Oxford handbook of late antiquity, 2016.

The Oxford handbook of rhetorical studies, 2017.

Welshimer Library

The horse : the epic history of our noble companion, 2015.

Bibliography, Library Science and Information Resources
BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google, 2015.

In praise of scribes. De laude scriptorum, 1974.

Fine Arts
Art of the American West : the Haub family collection at Tacoma Art Museum, 2014.

The end of print : the grafik design of David Carson, 2000.

Eye of the beholder : Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the reinvention of seeing, 2016.

FUSE 1-20 : from invention to antimatter : twenty years of FUSE, 2012.

Graphic Artists Guild handbook : pricing & ethical guidelines, 2018.

I love you, ok?, 2011.

Inventing the Louvre : art, politics, and the origins of the modern museum in eighteenth-century Paris, 1999.

Mark Rothko : toward the light in the chapel, 2015.

Paula Scher : works, 2018.

Some people can’t surf : the graphic design of Art Chantry, 2001.

Women artists : the Linda Nochlin reader, 2015.

Geography, Maps, Anthropology, and Recreation
America dancing : from the cakewalk to the moonwalk, 2015.

What the eye hears : a history of tap dancing, 2016.

And still I rise : Black America since MLK, 2015.

Barracoon : the story of the last “black cargo”, 2018.

Benjamin Franklin : the religious life of a founding father, 2018.

Fierce patriot : the tangled lives of William Tecumseh Sherman, 2014.

Frederick the great : King of Prussia, 2016.

From colony to superpower : U.S. foreign relations since 1776, 2011.

A history of modern Tibet, 1913-1951 : the demise of the Lamaist state, 1989.

I freed myself : African American self-emancipation in the Civil War era, 2014.

Independence lost : lives on the edge of the American Revolution, 2016.

The Indian great awakening : religion and the shaping of native cultures in early America, 2014.

Junípero Serra : California, Indians, and the transformation of a missionary, 2015.

Perspectives on presidential leadership, 2016.

Remaking the British Atlantic : the United States and the British Empire after American Independence, 2012.

The smell of battle, the taste of siege : a sensory history of the Civil War, 2017.

The Wisconsin Historical Society : collecting, preserving and sharing stories since 1846, 2015.

Zheng He : China and the oceans in the early Ming dynasty, 1405-1433, 2007.

Language and Literature
Mono Taxali, 2011.

Razzle dazzle : the battle for Broadway, 2015.

Wilkie Collins, 2015.

The Year of Lear : Shakespeare in 1606, 2015.

The Boundaries of Desire A Century of Good Sex, Bad Laws, and Changing Identities, 2016.

Redemption songs : suing for freedom before Dred Scott, 2014.

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
Founding friendships : friendships between men and women in the early American republic, 2017.

Spiritual defiance : building a beloved community of resistance, 2015.

The Wenzi : creativity and intertextuality in early Chinese philosophy, 2018.

Political Science
The future of freedom : illiberal democracy at home and abroad, 2007.

Tocqueville’s nightmare : the administrative state emerges in America, 1900-1940, 2014.

Buzz : the nature and necessity of bees, 2018.

The invention of nature : Alexander von Humboldt’s new world, 2015.

To explain the world : the discovery of modern science, 2015. 

Social Sciences
All in : how our work-first culture fails Dads, families, and businesses–and how we can fix it together, 2015.

Construction of Whiteness : an interdisciplinary analysis of race, 2018.

Saving capitalism : for the many, not the few, 2015.

Unfinished business : women, men, work, family, 2016.

A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers, 2018.

The big heat, 2001.

Don’t tell anyone, 2015.

Fantastic beasts and where to find them, 2017.

G.K. Chesterton: the apostle of common sense, 2001.

Just like being there, 2013.

Lost: the complete collection, 2010.

Lost: the final season, 2010.

The man who knew infinity, 2016.

Holloway Archives
Applying library values to emerging technology : decision-making in the age of open access, maker spaces, and the ever-changing library, 2018.

Donated Gift Books and DVDs to the Milligan Libraries
After leaving Mr. Mackenzie.

After Tet : the bloodiest year in Vietnam.

After the war was over : Hanoi and Saigon.

Aftermath : a soldier’s return from Vietnam.

The age of surveillance : the aims and methods of America’s political intelligence system.

The air war in Indochina.

Almost America : from the colonists to Clinton : a ‘what if’ history of the U.S.

America and the Asian revolutions.

America in a divided world, 1945-1972.

America in Vietnam : the fifteen-year war.

The American age : United States foreign policy at home and abroad since 1750.

The American diplomatic experience.

American foreign policy : a history.

American gunboat diplomacy and the old Navy, 1877-1889.

The American style of foreign policy : cultural politics and foreign affairs.

America’s longest war : the United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975.

America’s outward thrust; approaches to foreign affairs, 1865-1890.

America’s Vietnam War : a narrative history.

Anatomy of a division : the 1st Cav in Vietnam.

And brave men, too.

Antiwarriors : the Vietnam war and the battle for America’s hearts and minds.

Armaments and arbitration; or, The place of force in the international relations of states.

The art of the Pre-Raphaelites.

The awkward years; American foreign relations under Garfield and Arthur.

Band of brothers : E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne : from Normandy to Hitler’s Eagle’s nest.

Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., American : an autobiography.

The bird of night.

Bitter victory.

A box of darkness : the story of a marriage.

The Brassey’s book of military blunders.

The bridge ladies : a memoir.

Brothers, black soldiers in the Nam.

Building the great cathedrals.

The Cambodian campaign : the 1970 offensive and America’s Vietnam War.

The case of the legless veteran.

The cat from Hué : a Vietnam war story.

Charlie Company : what Vietnam did to us.


A child’s war : World War II through the eyes of children.

Classical music : a concise history from Gluck to Beethoven.

Clueless [DVD].

The collected works of W.B. Yeats.

Combat photographer.

Common English Bible : a fresh translation to touch the heart and mind.

The Communist road to power in Vietnam.

Con Air [DVD].


The course of American diplomacy.

The crimes of patriots : a true tale of dope, dirty money, and the CIA.

Crisis now.

The culture of classicism : ancient Greece and Rome in American intellectual life, 1780-1910.

Dateline– Viet Nam.

Dereliction of duty : Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the lies that led to Vietnam.

The devil’s chessboard : Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the rise of America’s secret government..


A Distant challenge : the U.S. Infantryman in Vietnam, 1967-1972.

The doom pussy.

Dr. Tom Dooley’s great books.

Dunbar Cave : the showplace of the South.

Einstein : the life and times.

The elephant and the tiger : the full story of the Vietnam War.

Elizabeth Gaskell’s use of color in her industrial novels and short stories.

Ending the Vietnam War : a history of America’s involvement in and extrication from the Vietnam War.

Endless enemies : the making of an unfriendly world.

Enemies and friends of the state : ancient prophecy in context.

Facing the phoenix.

The fall of South Vietnam : statements by Vietnamese military and civilian leaders.

Fall on your knees : a novel.

Finding God in unexpected places.

The Finkler question.

The fire dream : a novel.

Fire in the streets : America in the 1960s.

The fireman’s fair.

The first domino : Eisenhower, the military, and America’s intervention in Vietnam.

For the sake of all living things.

A foreign policy for Americans.

The forgotten soldier.

Forty days with the enemy.

Freedom just around the corner : a new American history, 1585-1828.

Friendly fire.

From a Chinese city.

From colonialism to communism : a case history of North Vietnam.

From enemy to friend : a North Vietnamese perspective on the war.

From Nuremberg to My Lai.

The genesis of the French Revolution : a global-historical interpretation.

George Ball, Vietnam, and the rethinking of containment.

Georgia O’Keeffe, 1887-1986 : flowers in the desert.

GI diary.

Gold braid and foreign relations : diplomatic activities of U.S. naval officers, 1798-1883.

Good morning, midnight.

Goodnight Desdemona (good morning Juliet).

Harvest of death : chemical warfare in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Healing from the war : trauma and transformation after Vietnam.

Hell no, we won’t go! : resisting the draft during the Vietnam War.

Holy masquerade.

Home from the war : Vietnam veterans: neither victims nor executioners.

How the dominoes fell : Southeast Asia in perspective.

The Hunger Games : Mockingjay, part 2 [DVD].

Ideals and self-interest in America’s foreign relations; the great transformation of the twentieth century.

Imperial Democracy; the emergence of America as a great power.

In country : a novel.

In the clearing.

In the field : the language of the Vietnam War.

In the vineyard of the text : a commentary to Hugh’s Didascalicon.


Introducing romanticism.

Jean Rhys.

Johnny’s song.

Kennedy in Vietnam.

The killing zone : my life in the Vietnam War.

The last Confucian : Vietnam, South-East Asia, and the West..

The letters of Pfc. Richard E. Marks, USMC.

Liberators : fighting on two fronts in World War II.

Lieutenant Calley: his own story.

Light : C.S. Lewis’s first and final short story.

Livre d’or du Cambodge, de la Cochinchine, et de l’Annam, 1625-1910 (biographie) et bibliographie.

The long dark night of the soul; the American intellectual left and the Vietnam war.

Looking away : Hollywood and Vietnam.

The lost crusade: America in Vietnam.

The lost stories of Louisa May Alcott.

Love life : stories.

Lyndon Johnson’s war : the road to stalemate in Vietnam.


Major problems in the history of the Vietnam War : documents and essays.

Many reasons why : the American involvement in Vietnam.

Margaret Fuller : a brief biography with documents.

Memoirs of the extraordinary life, works, and discoveries of Martinus Scriblerus.

Moral philosophy.

The movie hero [DVD].

The mummy : a history of the extraordinary practices of ancient Egypt.

My father, my son.

My relations with Carlyle. Together with a letter from the late Sir James Stephen, bart., dated December 9, 1886.

The myth of Soviet military supremacy.

Nam : the Vietnam War in the words of the men and women who fought there.

The natural : the misunderstood presidency of Bill Clinton.

The “Natural inferiority” of women : outrageous pronouncements by misguided males.

Nemesis : Truman and Johnson in the coils of war in Asia.

The new face of war.

The New York Times disunion : 106 articles from the New York Times Opinionator.

Night flight to Hanoi; war diary with 11 poems.

Night train.

Nixon, a life.

No exit from Vietnam.

No longer enemies, not yet friends : an American soldier returns to Vietnam.

No peace, no honor : Nixon, Kissinger, and betrayal in Vietnam.

North Vietnam: a documentary.

Nuremberg and Vietnam : an American tragedy.

One hundred years of peace.

One morning in the war : the tragedy at Son My.

The orchard : a memoir.

The origins of American diplomacy : the international history of Angloamerica, 1492-1763..

The origins of the cold war.

The origins of the Vietnam War.

Other colors : essays and a story.

The other side.

Our bodies, ourselves.

Over the top : by an American soldier who went ; together with Tommy’s dictionary of the trenches.

The palace file.

Papers on the war.

Peace in Vietnam; a new approach in Southeast Asia.

The peasants of North Vietnam.

The Phoenix program.

Planning a tragedy : the Americanization of the war in Vietnam.

The politics of heroin in Southeast Asia.

The politics of massacre; political processes in South Vietnam.

Portraits of a marriage.

Prelude to disaster : the American role in Vietnam, 1940-1963.

The price of power : Kissinger in the Nixon White House.

Public affairs : the military and the media, 1962-1968.

The radical left and American foreign policy.

Reason in common sense.

Remembering heaven’s face : a moral witness in Vietnam.

Requiem : by the photographers who died in Vietnam and Indochina.

The revolt of Gunner Asch.

Revolution versus containment, 1955-61.

The rise and fall of an American army : U.S. ground forces in Vietnam, 1965-1973.

Rise to globalism : American foreign policy since 1938.

Robert Frost, a biography.

Rolling Thunder : understanding policy and program failure.

Roosevelt and World War II.

Sacred war : nationalism and revolution in a divided Vietnam.


Secrets : a memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon papers.

Secrets of the Vietnam War.

Seeing Vietnam : encounters of the road and heart.

Selected essays.

Selected poems.

Self-destruction : the disintegration and decay of the United States Army during the Vietnam era.

Shallow graves : two women and Vietnam.

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ; Pearl ; and Sir Orfeo.

Slow burn : the rise and bitter fall of American intelligence in Vietnam.

Slow walk in a sad rain.


A soldier reports.

Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army.

Southeast Asia, past & present.

Stephen Foster song book : original sheet music of 40 songs.

The struggle for South-East Asia, 1961-65.

Ten years after : Vietnam today.


This fight is our fight : the battle to save working people.

A time for war : the United States and Vietnam, 1941-1975.

To reason why : the debate about the causes of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.

Touched with fire : the future of the Vietnam generation.

Townie : a memoir.

The transformation of American foreign relations, 1865-1900.

Transformations in late eighteenth century art.

Trauma and the Vietnam War generation : report of findings from the National Vietnam veterans readjustment study.

Triumph or tragedy : reflections on Vietnam.

The tunnels of Cu Chi.

Undeclared war and civil disobedience; the American system in crisis.

The unfinished war : Vietnam and the American conscience.

The unvarnished doctrine : Locke, liberalism, and the American Revolution.

Victor Charlie: the face of war in Viet-Nam.

Viet Cong : the organization and techniques of the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam.

Viet journal.

Viet Nam; the origins of revolution.

A Vietcong memoir.


Vietnam : a history and anthology.

Vietnam : a portrait of its people at war.

Vietnam : inside story of the guerilla war.

Vietnam : the land we never knew.

Vietnam as history : ten years after the Paris Peace Accords.

Vietnam at the movies.

A Vietnam reader : sources and essays.

Vietnam reconsidered : lessons from a war.

Vietnam verdict : a citizen’s victory.

The Vietnam War in retrospect : four lectures.

Vietnam, a diplomatic tragedy : the origins of the United States involvement.

Vietnam, a reader : from the pages of Vietnam magazine.

Vietnam, an American ordeal.

Vietnam: a dragon embattled.

Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire.

Vietnam; how we got in, how to get out.

Vietnam–three battles.

Village in Vietnam.

Vincent van Gogh : life and work.

Waiting for an army to die : the tragedy of Agent Orange.

The Wall that heals.

War and its consequences : lessons from the Persian Gulf Conflict.

War in the shadows : the guerrilla in history.

War news : a young reporter in Indochina.

War torn : stories of war from the women reporters who covered Vietnam.

Warrior for peace.

The wars in Vietnam, 1954-1980.

Where the domino fell : America and Vietnam, 1945 to 1990.

Who spoke up? : American protest against the war in Vietnam, 1963-1975.

Winners and losers : battles, retreats, gains, losses, and ruins from the Vietnam war.

Winter soldiers : an oral history of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War.

Without honor : defeat in Vietnam and Cambodia.

A woman’s place? : leadership in the church.

Women in their beds : new and selected stories.

Women in wartime : the role of women’s magazines 1939-1945.

Women of Viet Nam.

Women war correspondents in the Vietnam War, 1961-1975.

The workshop of democracy.

The World almanac of the Vietnam War.

World War II : a short history.

The wound within : America in the Vietnam years, 1945-1974.