LJ Reference | Review Alert, August 2017

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

The complete Review Alert is also available as a downloadable PDF.

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.



Historic Sites and Landmarks That Shaped America: From Acoma Pueblo to Ground Zero. 2 vols. ABC-CLIO. Sept. 2016. 810p. ed. by Mitchell Newton-Matza. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610697491. $189. ebk. available. REF


**Fieldhouse, Paul. Food, Feasts, and Faith: An Encyclopedia of Food Culture in World Religions. 2 vols. ABC-CLIO. Apr. 2017. 671p. photos. index. ISBN 9781610694117. $189; ebk. ISBN 9781610694124. REF


Dohner, Janet Vorwald. The Encyclopedia of Animal Predators: Learn About Each Predator’s Traits and Behaviors; Identify the Tracks and Signs of More Than 50 Predators; Protect Your Livestock, Poultry, and Pets. Storey. May 2017. 288p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781612127057. $34.95; pap. ISBN 9781612126999. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612127002. REF

Social Sciences

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro. Pantheon. Oct. 2017. 496p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780307908711. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780307908728. SOC SCI


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