Jennifer Graham Spanier, PhD, MSLIS

Books Indexed

Biographies and Memoirs

The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past by Meave Leakey and Samira Leakey (2020)

Virginia Woolf: And the Women Who Shaped Her World by Gillian Gill (2019)

Maria Baldwin’s Worlds: A Story of Black New England and the Fight for Racial Justice by Kathleen Weiler (2019)

The Case of the Slave-Child, Med: Free Soil in Antislavery Boston by Karen Woods Weierman (2019)

Return to the Reich: A Holocaust Refugee’s Secret Mission to Defeat the Nazis by Eric Lichtblau (2019)

The Spirit Behind the Spirit of St. Louis: Harold M. Bixby by Benjamin Barrett (2019)

Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley’s Bill Campbell by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg, and Alan Eagle (2019)

Dr. Harriot Kezia Hunt: Nineteenth-Century Physician and Woman’s Rights Advocate by Myra C. Glenn (2018)

From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin’s Russia by Michael McFaul (2018)

How Not to Get Rich: The Financial Misadventures of Mark Twain by Alan Pell Crawford (2017)

Leo Durocher: Baseball’s Prodigal Son by Paul Dickson (2017)

Untold Stories: Forty Years of Field Research on Root Diseases of Wheat by R. James Cook (2017)

The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History by Stephan Talty (2017)

The Men in My Life: A Memoir of Love and Art in 1950s Manhattan by Patricia Bosworth (2017)

Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War by Nigel Cliff (2016)

Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land by Sandy Tolan (2015)

Playing Scared: A History and Memoir of Stage Fright by Sara Solovitch (2015)

The Autobiography of an African Princess by Fatima Massaquoi (2013)

The Accidental Feminist: How Elizabeth Taylor Raised Our Consciousness and We Were Too Distracted By Her Beauty to Notice by M. G. Lord (2012)

The Power of the Mayor: David Dinkins: 1990-1993 by Chris McNickle (2012)

The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon by William M. Adler (2011)

Business and Technology

#MeToo in the Corporate World: Power, Privilege, and the Path Forward by Sylvia Hewlett (2020)

Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley’s Bill Campbell by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg, and Alan Eagle (2019)

Talk to Me: How Voice Computing Will Transform the Way We Live, Work, and Think by James Vlahos (2019)

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order by Kai-Fu Lee (2018)

The Myth of the Nice Girl: Achieving a Career You Love Without Becoming a Person You Hate by Fran Hauser (2018)

Your Score: An Insider’s Secrets to Understanding, Controlling, and Protecting Your Credit Score by Anthony Davenport (2018)

The World of Credit in Colonial Massachusetts: James Richards and His Daybook, 1692-1711 ed. by James E. Wadsworth (2017)

How Not to Get Rich: The Financial Misadventures of Mark Twain by Alan Pell Crawford (2017)

Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules: Words of Wisdom from the Partnership Letters of the World’s Greatest Investor by Jeremy C. Miller (2016)

Persuadable: How Great Leaders Change Their Minds to Change the World by Al Pittampalli (2016)

Dear Chairman: Boardroom Battles and the Rise of Shareholder Activism by Jeff Gramm (2016)

A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas by Warren Berger (2014)

Health and Wellness

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett (2020)

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life by Louise Aronson (2019)

Get Well, Be Well, Stay Well with herbal plants by Lise Fuller (2018)

To Have and to Hold: Motherhood, Marriage, and the Modern Dilemma by Molly Millwood (2019)

Why We Dream: The Transformative Power of Our Nightly Journey by Alice Robb (2018)

Kintsugi Wellness: The Japanese Art of Nourishing Mind, Body, and Spirit by Candice Kumai (2018)

Enough As She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy, and Fulfilling Lives by Rachel Simmons (2018)

The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity by Esther Perel (2017)

Beauty Sick: How the Cultural Obsession with Appearance Hurts Girls and Women by Renee Engeln (2017)

Our Parents in Crisis: Confronting Medical Errors, Ageist Doctors, and Other Healthcare Failings by Ann G. Sjoerdsma (2015)

Unrequited: Women and Romantic Obsession by Lisa A. Phillips (2015)

Bush Medicine of the Bahamas: A Cross-cultural perspective from San Salvador Island, including Pharmacology and Oral Histories by Jeffrey Holt McCormack, Kathleen Maier, and Patricia B. Wallens (2011)

History

For Might and Right: Cold War Defense Spending and the Remaking of American Democracy by Michael Brenes (2020)

On Treason: A Citizen’s Guide to the Law by Carlton F. W. Larson (2020)

From the Mountains to the Sea: Protecting Nature in Postwar New Hampshire by Kimberly Jarvis (2020)

Exporting Jim Crow: Blackface Minstrelsy in South Africa and Beyond  by Chinua Thelwell (2020)

The Good Assassin: How a Mossad Agent and a Band of Survivors Hunted Down the Butcher of Latvia by Stephan Talty (2020)

Maria Baldwin’s Worlds: A Story of Black New England and the Fight for Racial Justice by Kathleen Weiler (2019)

The Case of the Slave-Child, Med: Free Soil in Antislavery Boston by Karen Woods Weierman (2019)

Return to the Reich: A Holocaust Refugee’s Secret Mission to Defeat the Nazis by Eric Lichtblau (2019)

The Conspiracy of Capital: Law, Violence, and American Popular Radicalism in the Age of Monopoly by Michael Mark Cohen (2019)

Ghosts of Gold Mountain: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad by Gordon H. Chang (2019)

Dr. Harriot Kezia Hunt: Nineteenth-Century Physician and Woman’s Rights Advocate by Myra C. Glenn (2018)

Cross-Border Commemorations: Celebrating Swedish Settlement in America by Adam Hjorthén

The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner by Daniel Ellsberg (2017)

The World of Credit in Colonial Massachusetts: James Richards and His Daybook, 1692-1711 ed. by James E. Wadsworth (2017)

The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History by Stephan Talty (2017)

Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War by Nigel Cliff (2016)

Columbus and His First Voyage: A History in Documents by James E. Wadsworth (2016)

Washington’s Monument: And the Fascinating History of the Obelisk by John Steele Gordon (2016)

Floodpath: The Deadliest Man-Made Disaster of 20th-Century America and the Making of Modern Los Angeles by Jon Wilkman (2016)

A Higher Form of Killing: Six Weeks in World War I That Forever Changed the Nature of Warfare by Diana Preston (2015)

The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History by Brian Fagan (2015)

Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land by Sandy Tolan (2015)

Understanding Israel/Palestine:Race, Nation, and Human Rights in the Conflict by Eve Spangler (2015)

Jefferson and Hamilton: The Rivalry That Forged a Nation by John Ferling (2013)

Indians of the Berkshires and Hudson Valley by David C. King (2014)

Gospel of Freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter from Birmingham Jail and the Struggle that Changed a Nation by Jonathan Rieder (2013)

Benedict Arnold: The Traitor Within by David C. King (2012)

Wrought with Steadfast Will: A History of Emma Willard School by Trudy J. Hanmer (2013)

More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York’s Year of Anarchy by Thai Jones (2012)

Yankee Come Home: On the Road from San Juan Hill to Guantanamo by William Craig (2012)

Beyond Massa: Sugar Management in the British Caribbean: 1770-1834 by John Campbell (2012)

The Power of the Mayor: David Dinkins: 1990-1993 by Chris McNickle (2012)

One Hundred Years of Kibbutz Life by Michal Palgi and Shulamit Reinharz (2011)

The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon by William M. Adler (2011)

Indian Time Ah Come in Trinidad and Tobago by Selwyn Cudjoe (2010)

Life Sciences, Gardening, Nature, and Environment

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett (2020)

New World Monkeys: The Evolutionary Odyssey by Alfred Rosenberger (2020)

From the Mountains to the Sea: Protecting Nature in Postwar New Hampshire by Kimberly Jarvis (2020)

The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past by Meave Leakey (2020)

Container and Fragrant Gardens by Peter Loewer (Home Grown Gardening, 2020)

Attracting Birds and Butterflies by Barbara Ellis (Home Grown Gardening, 2020)

Avian Virology: Current Research and Future Trends by Siba K. Samal (2019)

Best Roses, Herbs, and Edible Flowers (Home Grown Gardening, 2019)

Best Perennials for Sun and Shade (Home Grown Gardening, 2019)

Battles of the North Country: Wilderness Politics and Recreational Development in the Adirondack State Park, 1920-1980 by Jonathan Anzalone (2018)

The Environment: A History of the Idea by Paul Warde, Libby Robin, and Sverker Sörlin (2018)

Lamarck’s Revenge: How Epigenetics is Revoutionizing Our Understanding of Evolution’s Past and Present by Peter Ward (2018)

Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future by Mary Robinson (2018)

Megafire: The Race to Extinguish a Deadly Epidemic of Flame by Michael Kodas (2017)

The Outside Story, Volume 2 produced by Northern Woodlands (2016)

Floodpath: The Deadliest Man-Made Disaster of 20th-Century America and the Making of Modern Los Angeles by Jon Wilkman (2016)

Marsh Mud and Mummichogs: An Intimate Natural History of Coastal Georgia by Evelyn B. Sherr (2015)

The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History by Brian Fagan (2015)

Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA by E. G. Vallianatos with McKay Jenkins (2014)

Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change by George Marshall (2014)

The Attacking Ocean: The Past, Present, and Future of Rising Sea Levels by Brian Fagan (2013)

Cognitive Neuroscience: The Biology of the Mind, 4th Edition by Michael S. Gazzaniga, Richard B. Ivry, George R. Mangun (2013)

Microbiology: An Evolving Science (Third Edition) by Joan L. Slonczewski and John W. Foster (2013)

Green Sense: The Aesthetics of Plants, Place, and Language by John Charles Ryan (2012)

Spectrums: Our Mind-boggling Universe from Infinitesimal to Infinity by David Blatner (2012)

Bush Medicine of the Bahamas: A Cross-cultural perspective from San Salvador Island, including Pharmacology and Oral Histories by Jeffrey Holt McCormack, Kathleen Maier, and Patricia B. Wallens (2011)

Plant Pathology

Compendium of Lettuce Diseases and Pests, Second Edition ed. by A. P. Keinath, W. M. Wintermantel, and T. A. Zitter (2017)

Untold Stories: Forty Years of Field Research on Root Diseases of Wheat by R. James Cook (2017)

Compendium of Cucurbit Diseases and Pests, Second Edition ed. by A. P. Keinath, W. M. Wintermantel, and T. A. Zitter (2017)

Compendium of Raspberry and Blackberry Diseases and Pests, Second Edition ed. by Robert R. Martin, Michael A. Ellis, Brian Williamson, and Roger N. Williams (2017)

Compendium of Blueberry, Cranberry, and Lingonberry Diseases and Pests, Second Edition ed. by James J. Polashock, Frank L. Caruso, Anne L. Averill, and Annemiek C. Schilder (2017)

Vector-Mediated Transmission of Plant Pathogens by Judith K. Brown (2016)

Compendium of Sunflower Diseases and Pests by Robert M. Harveson, Samuel G. Markell, Charles C. Block, and Thomas J. Gulya (2016)

Compendium of Corn Diseases, Fourth Edition, ed by Gary P. Munkvold and Donald G. White (2016)

Trichoderma: Identification and Agricultural Applications by Gary J. Samuels and Prakash K. Sebbar (2015)

Compendium of Soybean Diseases and Pests, 5th Ed., ed. by Glen L. Hartman, John C. Rupe, Edward J. Sikora, Leslie L. Domier, Jeffrey A. Davis, and Kevin L. Steffey (2015)

Compendium of Coffee Diseases and Pests by Alvaro L. Gaitan, Marco A. Cristancho, Bertha L. Castro Caicedo, Carlos A. Rivillas, and Gabriel Cadena Gomez (2015)

Virulence Mechanisms of Plant-Pathogenic Bacteria, ed. by Nian Wang, Jeffrey B. Jones, George W. Sundin, Frank White, Saskia Hogenhout, Caroline Roper, Leonardo De La Fuente, and Jong Hyun Ham (2015)

Compendium of Grape Diseases, Disorders, and Pests, 2nd Ed., ed. by Wayne F. Wilcox, Walter D. Gubler, and Jerry K. Uyemoto (2015)

Compendium of Rhododendron and Azalea Diseases and Pests, 2nd ed., ed. by Robert G. Linderman and D. Michael Benson (2014)

Compendium of Alfalfa Diseases and Pests, 3rd ed., ed. by Deborah A. Samac, Landon H. Rhodes, and William O. Lamp (2014)

Compendium of Sweetpotato Diseases, Pests, and Disorders, Second Edition, ed. by Christopher A. Clark, Donald M. Ferrin, Tara P. Smith, and Gerald J. Holmes (2013)

Fungicides for Field Crops , ed. by Daren Mueller, Kiersten Wise, Nicholas Dufault, Carl Bradley, and Martin Chilvers (2013)

Compendium of Tomato Diseases and Pests, 2nd edition, ed. by Jeffrey B. Jones, Thomas A. Zitter, M. Timur Momol, and Sally A. Miller (2014)

Hungry Planet: Stories of Plant Diseases by Gail L. Schumann and Cleora J. D’Arcy (2012)

Fusarium Wilts of Greenhouse Vegetable and Ornamental Crops by M. Lodovica Gullino, Jaacov Katan, and Angelo Garibaldi (2012)

Tomato Health Management , ed. by R. Michael Davis, Ken Pernezny, and Janet C. Broome (2012)

Soil Solarization: Theory and Practice ed. by Abraham Gamliel and Jaacov Katan (2012)

Social Sciences

For Might and Right: Cold War Defense Spending and the Remaking of American Democracy by Michael Brenes (2020)

On Treason: A Citizen’s Guide to the Law by Carlton F. W. Larson (2020)

Exporting Jim Crow: Blackface Minstrelsy in South Africa and Beyond by Chinua Thelwell (2020)

The Cost of Loyalty: Dishonesty, Hubris, and Failure in the U.S. Military by Tim Bakken (2020)

#MeToo in the Corporate World: Power, Privilege, and the Path Forward by Sylvia Hewlett (2020)

In Sullivan’s Shadow: The Use and Abuse of Libel Law during the Long Civil Rights Struggle by Aimee Edmondson (2019)

Understanding Israel/Palestine: Race, Nation, and Human Rights in the Conflict (Second Edition, 2019)

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life by Louise Aronson (2019)

You May Ask Yourself: An Introduction to Thinking like a Sociologist (Sixth Edition, 2019)

To Have and to Hold: Motherhood, Marriage, and the Modern Dilemma by Molly Millwood (2019)

From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin’s Russia by Michael McFaul (2018)

Enough As She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy, and Fulfilling Lives by Rachel Simmons (2018)

The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner by Daniel Ellsberg (2017)

High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic by Glenn Frankel (2017)

Hard Time: A Fresh Look at Understanding and Reforming the Prison 4th Edition by Robert Johnson, Ann Marie Rocheleau, and Alison B. Martin (2016)

Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars, Killing Fields, and the New Politics of Latin America by Ioan Grillo (2016)

Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs by Johann Hari (2015)

Unrequited: Women and Romantic Obsession by Lisa A. Phillips (2015)

Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land by Sandy Tolan (2015)

Understanding Israel/Palestine:Race, Nation, and Human Rights in the Conflict by Eve Spangler (2015)

Media Politics: A Citizen’s Guide, 3rd Ed. by Shanto Iyengar (2015)

Understanding Globalization: A Multi-Dimensional Approach by Kavous Ardalan (2014)

Fiction as Research Practice: Short Stories, Novellas, and Novels by Patricia Leavy (2013)

Sing Us a Song, Piano Woman: Female Fans and the Music of Tori Amos by Adrienne Trier-Bieniek (2013)

Trip of the Tongue: Cross-Country Travels in Search of America’s Languages by Elizabeth Little (2012)

The Problem with Multiculturalism: The Uniqueness and Universality of Western Civilization by John M. Headley (2012)

Public-Private Relations in Totalitarian States by Gabriel A. Barhaim (2011)

African American Consciousness: Past and Present ed. by James L. Conyers, Jr. (2011)

Reasons to Kill: Why Americans Choose War by Richard E. Rubenstein (2010)

Sports and Fitness

Leo Durocher: Baseball’s Prodigal Son by Paul Dickson (2017)

Lost Champions: Four Men, Two Teams, and the Breaking of Pro Football’s Color Line by Gretchen Atwood (2016)

Stealing Games: How John McGraw Transformed Baseball with the 1911 New York Giants by Maury Klein (2016)

The Four to Two Fitness Formula by Marc Davis (2013)

Others

Placing Papers: The American Literary Archives Market by Amy Hildreth Chen (2020)

Decoding Your Cat: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Cat Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones by American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (2020)

Chemical Leavening Basics by E.B. Russell (2017)

Beer Packaging, 2nd edition by Ray Klimovitz and Karl Ockert (2014)

Transforming Young Adult Services, ed. by Anthony Bernier (2013)