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National Archives Assembly Donation: Summer 2012

Earlier this year, the National Archives Assembly, a voluntary organization for former and current NARA staff, gave its 30th Anniversary gift to NARA in the form of money for ALIC to purchase books. We are very grateful to the Assembly and its members for providing these funds. The following is a list of the items purchased.


  1. The future of archives and recordkeeping: a reader. London: Facet Publishing, 2011. xx, 244 p.
    CD 931 F88 2011 Archives II
  2. I, digital: personal collections in the digital era. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, c2011. 379 p.
    CD 977 I22 2011 Archives II
  3. Ayala, Cesar J. Battleship Vieques: Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War. Princeton: Markus Wiener Publishers, c2011. vii, 220 p.
    F 1981 V5 A95 2011 Archives I
  4. Blair, Dale. The Battle of Bellicourt Tunnel: tommies, diggers and doughboys on the Hindenburg Line, 1918. London: Frontline Books, 2011. xxiv, 184 p.: b ill., maps.
    D 530 B59 2011 Archives II
  5. Brady, Tim. Twelve desperate miles: the epic World War II voyage of the SS Contessa. New York: Crown, c2012. xv, 328 p., [8] p. of plates.
    D 766.99 M6 B73 2012 Archives II
  6. Cahill, Cathleen D. Federal fathers & mothers: a social history of the United States Indian Service, 1869-1933. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c2011. xv, 368 p.
    E 93 C27 2011 Archives I
  7. Carruthers, Susan L. Cold War captives: imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing. Berkeley: University of California Press, c2009. xiii, 335 p.
    E 169.12 C293 2009 Archives I
  8. Carter, David C. The music has gone out of the movement: civil rights and the Johnson administration, 1965-1968. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c2009. xv, 359 p.
    E 185.615 C3517 2009 Archives I
  9. Clodfelter, Mark. Beneficial bombing: the progressive foundations of American air power, 1917-1945. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, c2010. xii, 347 p., [24] p. of plates.
    UG 703 C56 2010 Archives II
  10. Cohen, Stephen P. Beyond America’s grasp: a century of failed diplomacy in the Middle East. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009. xii, 284 p.
    DS 63.2 U5 C57 2009 Archives II
  11. Cooke, James J. Chewing gum, candy bars, and beer: the Army PX in World War II. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, c2009. 186 p.
    UC 753 C665 2009 Archives II
  12. Cullather, Nick. The hungry world: America’s Cold War battle against poverty in Asia. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010. xi, 348 p., [8] p. of plates.
    HD 2056 Z8 C85 2010 Archives II
  13. DeJong, David H. "If you knew the conditions": a chronicle of the Indian medical service and American Indian health care, 1908-1955. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, c2008. 188 p.
    RA 448.5 I5 D45 2008 Archives II
  14. Evenson, A. Edward. The telephone patent conspiracy of 1876: the Elisha Gray - Alexander Bell controversy and its many players. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, c2000. x, 259 p.
    TK 6018 B4 E94 2000 Archives II
  15. Ganz, Cheryl. The 1933 Chicago World’s Fair: a century of progress. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, c2008. xi, 206 p., [46] p. of plates.
    T 501 B1 G356 2008 Archives II
  16. Heide, Lars. Punched-card systems and the early information explosion, 1880-1945. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. 369 p.
    HF 5548 H387 2009 Archives II
  17. Hench, John B. Books as weapons: propaganda, publishing, and the battle for global markets in the era of World War II. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010. xviii, 333 p.
    D 810 P7 E854 2010 Archives II
  18. Hershberg, James G. Marigold: the lost chance for peace in Vietnam. Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson Center Press; Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, c2012. xix, 890 p., [14] p. of plates.
    DS 559.7 H48 2012 Archives II
  19. Irvin, Benjamin H. Clothed in robes of sovereignty: the Continental Congress and the people out of doors. New York: Oxford University Press, c2011. xii, 378 p.
    E 303 I79 2011 Archives I
  20. Johns, Andrew L. Vietnam’s second front: domestic politics, the Republican Party, and the war. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2012. x, 434 p.
    DS 558 J64 2012 Archives II
  21. Lukes, Igor. On the edge of the Cold War: American diplomats and spies in postwar Prague. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xii, 279 pages.
    DB 2078 U6 L85 2012 Archives II
  22. Morgan, William Michael. Pacific Gibraltar: U.S.-Japanese rivalry over the annexation of Hawai`i, 1885-1898. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c2011. x, 330 p.
    DU 627.4 M58 2011 Archives II
  23. Moye, J. Todd. Freedom flyers: the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, c2010. vii, 241 p. [8] p. of plates.
    D 790.252 332nd M69 2010 Archives II
  24. Nelson, James Carl. The remains of Company D: a story of the Great War. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2009. xi, 363 p., [16] p. of plates.
    D 570.33 28th N45 2009 Archives II
  25. Prados, John. Normandy crucible: the decisive battle that shaped World War II in Europe. New York: NAL Caliber, c2011. xiii, 320 p., [16] p. of plates.
    D 756.5 N6 P73 2011 Archives II
  26. Sarantakes, Nicholas Evan. Dropping the torch: Jimmy Carter, the Olympic boycott, and the Cold War. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 340 p.
    GV 722 1980 S27 2011 Archives II
  27. Scearce, Phil. Finish forty and home: the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific. Denton, TX: University of North Texas Press: Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism, 2011. xiv, 373 p.
    D 767.9 S39 2011 Archives II
  28. Simmons, Edwin H. Through the wheat: the U.S. Marines in World War I. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011, c2008. xxv, 296 p., [24] p. of plates.
    D 570.348 A1 S56 2011 Archives II
  29. Swift, Earl. The big roads: the untold story of the engineers, visionaries, and trailblazers who created the American superhighways. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011. 375 p.
    TE 23 S95 2011 Archives II
  30. Symonds, Craig L. The Battle of Midway. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, c2011. xii, 452 p.
    D 774 M5 S93 2011 Archives II
  31. Taylor, Jon E. A president, a church, and trails west: competing histories in Independence, Missouri. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, c2008. xvii, 274 p.
    F 474 I3 T395 2008 Archives I
  32. Toll, Ian W. Pacific crucible: war at sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942. New York: W.W. Norton, c2012. xxxvi, 597 p., [24] p. of plates.
    D 767 T65 2012 Archives II
  33. Veith, George J. Black April: the fall of South Vietnam, 1973-1975. New York: Encounter Books, 2012. xxvi, 587 p., [8] p. of plates.
    DS 557.7 V45 2012 Archives II
  34. Weiner, Tim. Enemies: a history of the FBI. New York: Random House, c2012. xvii, 537 p.
    HV 8144 F43 W45 2012 Archives II

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