LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, September 1, 2017

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the September 1, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

CALL FOR REVIEWERS: LJ editors are looking for reviewers in the following subject areas: Video (Blu-ray capable; contact blfox@mediasourceinc.com); Thrillers (especially military technothrillers and psychological suspense) and Historical Fiction (contact wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com); Performing Arts (contact efrench@mediasourceinc.com); Political Science (contact amastrull@mediasourceinc.com); Technology (contact ssendaula@mediasourceinc.com); and Reference (especially social sciences, science, pop culture; contact mdar@mediasourceinc.com).

ARTS & HUMANITIES

CRAFTS/DIY

ART INSTRUCTION

**Culhane, Diane. If You Can Doodle, You Can Paint: Transforming Simple Drawings into Works of Art. Quarry: Quarto. May 2017. 112p. illus. ISBN 9781631592898. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9781631594069. ART INSTRUCTION

Forsberg, Monika. Anytime, Anywhere Art: Crayon; An Artist’s Colorful Guide to Drawing on the Go! Walter Foster: Quarto. May 2017. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781633222700. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781633224315. ART INSTRUCTION

Crafts

**Druce, Nikki. Making Steampunk Jewellery. Crowood. Jun. 2017. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781785002144. pap. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781785002151. CRAFTS

DIY

**Barker, Bruce A. Black & Decker Deck Codes & Standards: How To Design, Build, Inspect & Maintain a Safer Deck. Cool Springs: Quarto. Jun. 2017. 128p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781591866855. pap. $21.99; ebk. ISBN 9780760358160. DIY

Ettlinger, Steve & Phil Schmidt. The All New Illustrated Guide to Everything Sold in Hardware Stores. rev. ed. Cool Springs: Quarto. May 2017. 240p. illus. index. ISBN 9781591866862. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9780760357736. DIY

Fiber Crafts

Alvarez, Nilda Callañaupa & the Weavers of the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco. Secrets of Spinning, Weaving, and Knitting in the Peruvian Highlands. Thrums. Sept. 2017. 144p. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9780998452357. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780983886020. FIBER CRAFTS

Flendt, Jemima. Weekend Quilting: Quilt and Unwind with Simple Designs To Sew in No Time. Fons & Porter. May 2017. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781440246616. pap. $24.99. FIBER CRAFTS

Gomes, Andreia. Little Loom Weaving: Quick and Clever Projects for Creating Adorable Stuff. Ulysses. May 2017. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781612436630. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612437002. FIBER CRAFTS

Krawczyk, Lynn. The Hand-Stitched Surface: Slow Stitching and Mixed-Media Techniques for Fabric and Paper. Creative Pub. Int’l: Quarto. May 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781589239425. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781589239593. FIBER CRAFTS

Miller, Ellen. Creating Couture Embellishment. Laurence King. Aug. 2017. 400p. illus. index. ISBN 9781780679495. pap. $85. FIBER CRAFTS

Rowe, Lynne & Betsan Corkhill. Knit Yourself Calm: A Creative Path to Managing Stress. Search. Jul. 2017. 112p. illus. index. ISBN 9781782214939. pap. $15.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Stiller, Jennifer. Crocheted Gifts for Baby: 30 Colorful Garments, Toys, and Must-Have Accessories for Ages 0-2. Trafalgar Square. May 2017. 112p. tr. from German. illus. ISBN 9781570768064. pap. $19.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Interior Design

Seal, Moorea. Make Yourself at Home: Design Your Space To Discover Your True Self. Sasquatch. Sept. 2017. 224p. illus. by Julia Manchik. photos by Marissa Maharaj. index. ISBN 9781632170354. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781632170361. INTERIOR DESIGN

FINE ARTS

Brown, Stephen & Georgiana Uhlyarik. Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry. Yale Univ. May 2017. 168p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300221985. $45. FINE ARTS

Gauguin: Artist as Alchemist. Yale Univ. Jul. 2017. 320p. ed. by Gloria Groom. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300217018. $65. FINE ARTS

Havens, Mark. Out of Season: The Vanishing Architecture of the Wildwoods. Booth-Clibborn. Aug. 2016. 224p. photos. ISBN 9781861543783. $55. ARCH

Mackrell, Judith. The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice. Thames & Hudson. Sept. 2017. 408p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500518663. $34.95. BIOG

Modern Urban Landscapes: Creating Energy-Efficient Designs. Images. Jun. 2017. 240p. ed. by Martin Coyle. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9781864706574. $49.95. ARCH

**Sciacca, Christine. Illuminating Women in the Medieval World. Getty. Jun. 2017. 120p. illus. ISBN 9781606065266. $24.95. FINE ARTS

Stern, Ellen. Hirschfeld. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 368p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780374280574. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780374709556. BIOG

**Vanessa Bell. Philip Wilson. Apr. 2017. 208p. ed. by Sarah Milroy & Ian AC Dejardin. illus. ISBN 9781781300596. $60; pap. ISBN 9781781300510. $40. FINE ARTS

Volner, Ian. Michael Graves: Design for Life. Princeton Architectural. Oct. 2017. 304p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781616895631. $30. BIOG

Literature

Blunk, Jonathan. James Wright: A Life in Poetry. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 512p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780374178598. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780374717377. LIT

Boström, Mattias. From Holmes to Sherlock: The Story of the Men and Women Who Created an Icon. Mysterious. Aug. 2017. 592p. tr. from Swedish by Michael Gallagher. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780802126603. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780802189165. LIT

**Hendrix, Grady. Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of ’70s and ’80s Horror Fiction. Quirk. Sept. 2017. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9781594749810. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781594749827. LIT

**Mendelsohn, Daniel. An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic. Knopf. Sept. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9780385350594. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385350600. LIT

Poole, William. Milton and the Making of Paradise Lost. Harvard Univ. Oct. 2017. 373p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780674971073. $29.95. LIT

Puchner, Martin. The Written World: How Literature Shaped Civilization. Random. Oct. 2017. 448p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780812998931. $32; ebk. ISBN 9780812998948. LIT

**Rosen, Michael. The Disappearance of Émile Zola: Love, Literature, and the Dreyfus Case. Pegasus. Sept. 2017. 320p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781681775166. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681775807. LIT

**Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange: A Medieval Arab Fantasy Collection. Penguin Classics. Oct. 2016. 496p. tr. from Arabic by Malcolm C. Lyons. ISBN 9780241299951. pap. $18. LIT

Performing Arts

Bawden, James & Ron Miller. You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet: Interviews with Stars from Hollywood’s Golden Era. Univ. Pr. of Kentucky. Oct. 2017. 394p. photos. index. ISBN 9780813174211. $36.95; ebk. ISBN 9780813174235. FILM

Eyman, Scott. Hank and Jim: The Fifty-Year Friendship of Henry Fonda and James Stewart. S. & S. Oct. 2017. 416p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781501102172. $29; ebk. ISBN 9781501102196. FILM

McDonough, Jimmy. Soul Survivor: A Biography of Al Green. Da Capo: Perseus. Aug. 2017. 432p. photos. discog. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780306822674. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780306822681. BIOG

**Scruton, Roger. The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner’s Ring of the Nibelung. Overlook. Sept. 2017. 416p. ISBN 9781468315493. $40. MUSIC

Philosophy

Dumouchel, Paul & Luisa Damiano. Living with Robots. Harvard Univ. Nov. 2017. 280p. tr. from French by Malcolm DeBevoise. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780674971738. $29.95. PHIL

Gere, Cathy. Pain, Pleasure, and the Greater Good: From the Panopticon to the Skinner Box and Beyond. Univ. of Chicago. Oct. 2017. 304p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780226501857. $30. PHIL

Poetry

**Burt, Stephen. Advice from the Lights. Graywolf. Oct. 2017. 120p. ISBN 9781555977894. pap. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781555979812. POETRY

**Giovanni, Nikki. A Good Cry: What We Learn from Tears and Laughter. Morrow. Oct. 2017. 128p. ISBN 9780062399458. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062399472. POETRY

Logan, William. Rift of Light. Penguin Poets. Oct. 2017. 112p. ISBN 9780143131823. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781524705671. POETRY

Marshall, Jack. Fugitive, in Full View. Coffee House. Jun. 2017. 112p. ISBN 9781566894692. pap. $16.95. POETRY

Nurkse, D. Love in the Last Days: After Tristan and Iseult. Knopf. Sept. 2017. 104p. ISBN 9780451494801. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780451494818. POETRY

Spirituality & Religion

**Berry, Damon T. Blood and Faith: Christianity in American White Nationalism. Syracuse Univ. Sept. 2017. 284p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780815635444. $60; pap. ISBN 9780815635321. $29.95. REL

Kugel, James L. The Great Shift: Encountering God in Biblical Times. Houghton Harcourt. Sept. 2017. 496p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780544520554. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780544520578. REL

**Moss, Candida R. & Joel S. Baden. Bible Nation: The United States of Hobby Lobby. Princeton Univ. Oct. 2017. 240p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691177359. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781400888313. REL

Wills, Garry. What the Qur’an Meant: And Why It Matters. Viking. Oct. 2017. 240p. index. ISBN 9781101981023. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781101981030. REL

Sports & Recreation

**Eig, Johnathan. Ali: A Life. Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2017. 640p. notes. index. ISBN 9780544435247. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781328744975. SPORTS

McIntire, Mike. Champions Way: Football, Florida, and the Lost Soul of College Sports. Norton. Sept. 2017. 272p. notes. ISBN 9780393292619. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393292626. SPORTS

Sharapova, Maria. Unstoppable: My Life So Far. Farrar. Sept. 2017. 304p. notes. ISBN 9780374279790. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780374715311. SPORTS

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Agriculture

Haegele, Katie. Cats I’ve Known: On Love, Loss, and Being Graciously Ignored. Microcosm. Oct. 2017. 160p. illus. ISBN 9781621064817. pap. $14.95; ebk. ISBN 9781621061274. PETS

DOG SAVE US

O’Grey, Eric with Mark Dagostino. Walking with Peety: The Dog Who Saved My Life. Grand Central. Oct. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9781478971160. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781478971146. PETS

Winokur, Donnie Kanter. Chancer: How One Good Boy Saved Another. Grand Harbor. Aug. 2017. 284p. notes. ISBN 9781503942905. pap. $14.95. PETS

Health & Medicine

Gillick, Muriel R. Old and Sick in America: The Journey Through the Health Care System. Univ. of North Carolina. Oct. 2017. 336p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781469635231. $90; pap. ISBN 9781469635248. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781469635255. HEALTH

**Gover, Tzivia. The Mindful Way to a Good Night’s Sleep: Discover How To Use Dreamwork, Meditation, and Journaling To Sleep Deeply and Wake up Well. Storey. Dec. 2017. 192p. index. ISBN 9781612128825. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612128832. HEALTH

Sweet, Victoria. Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing. Riverhead. Oct. 2017. 304p. notes. ISBN 9781594633591. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780698183711. MED

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS: SIX TITLES TO AID THE FIGHT

Brodnick, Caitlin. Dangerous Boobies: Breaking Up with My Time-Bomb Breasts. Da Capo. Sept. 2017. 256p. notes. ISBN 9781580056755. pap. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9781580056762. HEALTH

**Holloway, Cheryl D. The Black Woman’s Breast Cancer Survival Guide: Understanding and Healing in the Face of a Nationwide Crisis. Praeger: ABC-CLIO. Jul. 2017. 203p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440856082. $37; ebk. ISBN 9781440856099. HEALTH

Jones, Connie with Michael N. Linver. The Breast Test Book: A Woman’s Guide to Mammography and Beyond. Oxford Univ. Oct. 2017. 200p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780190677053. pap. $21.95. HEALTH

**Kiernan, Caitlin M. Pretty Sick: The Beauty Guide for Women with Cancer. Grand Central Life & Style. Sept. 2017. 272p. illus. by Jamie Lee Reardin. index. ISBN 9781455540877. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9781455540884. HEALTH

Martin, Antoinette Truglio. Hug Everyone You Know: A Year of Community, Courage, and Cancer. She Writes. Oct. 2017. 256p. ISBN 9781631522628. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781631522635. HEALTH

Ruddy, Kathleen T. The End of Breast Cancer: A Virus and the Hope for a Vaccine. Skyhorse. Oct. 2017. 296p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781510723016. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781510723023. HEALTH

Home Economics

**Meehan, Jim. Meehan’s Bartender Manual. Ten Speed: Crown. Oct. 2017. 488p. illus. maps. bibliog. ISBN 9781607748625. $40; ebk. ISBN 9781607748632. COOKING

**Nunn, Emily. The Comfort Food Diaries: My Quest for the Perfect Dish To Mend a Broken Heart. Atria. Aug. 2017. 320p. index. ISBN 9781451674200. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781451674279. COOKING

Spring, Justin. The Gourmands’ Way: Six Americans in Paris and the Birth of a New Gastronomy. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 448p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780374103156. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780374711740. COOKING

Sciences

Halpern, Paul. The Quantum Labyrinth: How Richard Feynman and John Wheeler Revolutionized Time and Reality. Basic. Oct. 2017. 336p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780465097586. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780465097593. SCI

Herz, Rachel. Why You Eat What You Eat: The Science Behind Our Relationship with Food. Norton. Dec. 2017. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9780393243314. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393243321. SCI

Rutherford, Adam. A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived: The Human Story Retold Through Our Genes. Experiment. Oct. 2017. 416p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781615194049. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781615194186. SCI

Schillace, Brandy. Clockwork Futures: The Science of Steampunk and the Reinvention of the Modern World. Pegasus. Sept. 2017. 400p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781681775180. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681775821. SCI

Tasker, Elizabeth. The Planet Factory: Exoplanets and the Search for a Second Earth. Bloomsbury Pr. Nov. 2017. 336p. illus. index. ISBN 9781472917720. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781472917751. SCI

Thomas, Chris D. Inheritors of the Earth: How Nature Is Thriving in an Age of Extinction. PublicAffairs. Sept. 2017. 320p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781610397278. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781610397285. NAT HIST

Technology

Weinersmith, Zach & Kelly Weinersmith. Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That’ll Improve and/or Ruin Everything. Penguin Pr. Oct. 2017. 368p. illus. by Zach Weinersmith. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399563829. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780399563836. TECH

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Biography

**Aldous, Richard. Schlesinger: The Imperial Historian. Norton. Oct. 2017. 448p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393244700. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393244717. BIOG

Alpeyrie, Jonathan with Stash Lucziw. The Shattered Lens: A War Photographer’s True Story of Captivity and Survival in Syria. Atria. Oct. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781501146503. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781501146541. BIOG

Hodge, Roger D. Texas Blood: Seven Generations Among the Outlaws, Ranchers, Indians, Missionaries, Soldiers, and Smugglers of the Borderlands. Knopf. Oct. 2017. 368p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307961402. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780307961419. BIOG

Kiernan, Denise. The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation’s Largest Home. Touchstone. Sept. 2017. 400p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781476794044. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781476794068. BIOG

Klagsbrun, Francine. Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel. Schocken. Oct. 2017. 848p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780805242379. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780805243505. BIOG

Peres, Shimon. No Room for Small Dreams: Courage, Imagination, and the Making of Modern Israel. Custom House. Sept. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9780062561442. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062561466. BIOG

Economics

**Dean, Will. It Takes a Tribe: Building the Tough Mudder Movement. Portfolio. Sept. 2017. 272p. index. ISBN 9780735214699. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780735214705. BUS

**Henriques, Diana B. A First-Class Catastrophe: The Road to Black Monday, the Worst Day in Wall Street History. Holt. Sept. 2017. 432p. notes. index. ISBN 9781627791649. $32; ebk. ISBN 9781627791656. ECON

**Kim, W. Chan & Mauborgne, Renée. Blue Ocean Shift: Beyond Competing—Proven Steps To Inspire Confidence and Seize New Growth. Hachette. Sept. 2017. 336p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780316314046. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780316314053. BUS

Srinivasan, Bhu. Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism. Penguin Pr. Sept. 2017. 576p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399563799. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780399563805. ECON

Education

**Chu, Lenora. Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race To Achieve. Harper. Sept. 2017. 368p. bibliog. ISBN 9780062367853. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062367877. ED

**McKee, Annie. How To Be Happy at Work: The Power of Purpose, Hope, and Friendship. Harvard Business Review. Sept. 2017. 208p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781633692251. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781633692268. CAREERS

History

**Andersen, Kurt. Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History. Random. Sept. 2017. 480p. index. ISBN 9781400067213. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781588366870. HIST

**Catton, Theodore. Rainy Lake House: Twilight of Empire on the Northern Frontier. Johns Hopkins Univ. Sept. 2017. 424p. maps. notes. ISBN 9781421422923. $32.95; ebk. ISBN 9781421422930. HIST

**Childers, Thomas. The Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany. S. & S. Oct. 2017. 672p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781451651133. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781451651157. HIST

**Gessen, Masha. The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia. Riverhead. Oct. 2017. 528p. notes. index. ISBN 9781594634536. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698406209. HIST

Hindley, Meredith. Destination Casablanca: Exile, Espionage, and the Battle for North Africa in World War II. PublicAffairs: Perseus. Oct. 2017. 512p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610394055. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781610394062. HIST

Johnson, Lauren. So Great a Prince: An Accession of Henry VIII: 1509. Pegasus. Oct. 2017. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781681775418. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681775913. HIST

Merriman, John. Ballad of the Anarchist Bandits: The Crime Spree That Gripped Belle Époque Paris. Nation: Perseus. Oct. 2017. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781568589886. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781568589893. HIST

**Moorehead, Caroline. A Bold and Dangerous Family: The Remarkable Story of an Italian Mother, Her Two Sons, and Their Fight Against Fascism. Harper. Oct. 2017. 448p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062308306. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062308320. HIST

Views of Vietnam

**Stanton, Doug. The Odyssey of Echo Company: The 1968 Tet Offensive and the Epic Battle To Survive the Vietnam War. Scribner. Sept. 2017. 320p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781476761916. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781476761930. HIST

**Ward, Geoffrey C. & Ken Burns. The Vietnam War: An Intimate History. Knopf. Sept. 2017. 640p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307700254. $60; ebk. ISBN 9781524733100. HIST

Law & Crime

Davis, Rebecca Shriver. Justice Leah Ward Sears: Seizing Serendipity. Univ. of Georgia. Sept. 2017. 184p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780820351650. $34.95. LAW

**Rachlin, Benjamin. Ghost of the Innocent Man: A True Story of Trial and Redemption. Little, Brown. Aug. 2017. 400p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780316311496. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316311489. CRIME

Telfer, Tori. Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History. Harper Perennial. Oct. 2017. 336p. illus. by Dame Darcy. notes. ISBN 9780062433732. pap. $15.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062433749. CRIME

Political Science

Campbell, Deborah. A Disappearance in Damascus: Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War. Picador. Sept. 2017. 352p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781250147875. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781250147899. POL SCI

Litt, David. Thanks, Obama: My Hopey Changey White House Years. Ecco: HarperCollins. Sept. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9780062568458. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062568465. POL SCI

McGregor, Richard. Asia’s Reckoning: China, Japan, and the Fate of U.S. Power in the Pacific Century. Viking. Sept. 2017. 416p. notes. index. ISBN 9780399562679. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780399562686. POL SCI

Professional media

Academic Librarianship Today. Rowman & Littlefield. Feb. 2017. 262p. ed. by Todd Gilman. illus. index. ISBN 9781442278745. $105; pap. ISBN 9781442278752. $55; ebk. ISBN 9781442278769. PRO MEDIA

The Makerspace Librarian’s Sourcebook. ALA. Feb. 2017. 388p. ed. by Ellyssa Kroski. illus. index. ISBN 9780838915042. pap. $85. PRO MEDIA

Students Lead the Library: The Importance of Student Contributions to the Academic Library. ALA. Feb. 2017. 322p. ed. by Sara Arnold-Garza & Carissa Tomlinson. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9780838988671. pap. $62. PRO MEDIA

Social Science

Doughty, Catlin. From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World To Find the Good Death. Norton. Oct. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9780393249897. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393249903. ANTHRO

Foer, Franklin. World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech. Penguin Pr. Sept. 2017. 272p. notes. index. ISBN 9781101981115. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781101981139. SOC SCI

Hunter, Douglas. The Place of Stone: Dighton Rock and the Erasure of America’s Indigenous Past. Univ. of North Carolina. Oct. 2017. 344p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781469634401. $34.95; ebk. ISBN 9781469634418. ARCHAEOL

**Hutton, Ronald. The Witch: A History of Fear, from Ancient Times to the Present. Yale Univ. Sept. 2017. 376p. notes. index. ISBN 9780300229042. $30. ANTHRO

Latiff, Robert H. Future War: Preparing for the New Global Battlefield. Knopf. Sept. 2017. 208p. notes. index. ISBN 9781101947609. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101947616. SOC SCI

 

 

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