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[6], 38 pages : illustrations, facsimile ; 28 cm
  • Printed and minted : circulated anti-Napoleon material in the age of revolution / Jason Vartikar
  • Napoleon : from birth to his imminent invasion of Great Britain in June of 1803 / Julia Martins
  • Napoleon Bonaparte the salesman : the origins of the Louisiana Purchase / Johnowen Lowe
  • Bonaparte the Louisiana swindler / Han Jang
  • Full-spread reproduction of broadside
  • Napoleon in the eyes of the British : the broadside's insults / Mirae Lee
  • From Jack Ketch to the Truce of Amiens : legal historical context / Brian Umana
  • The life and works of Samuel Highley / Samantha Bloom
  • Buchanan McMillan / Britt Mikkelsen
  • Sources cited
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3. Elevenses [2017]

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20 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 33 cm
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72 unnumbered pages : 25 illustrations ; 32 cm
"This series of images was created from 1993-2000 after the engraver discovered the wealth of non-native species housed in the desert collection at the Huntington Gardens, San Marino, California."-- From prospectus.
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viii, 181 pages ; 22 cm
Life in the parched landscape of El Paso is the setting for this book of stories about people navigating their way through dysfunctional lives with the help of friends and family-people like Monica Montoya, a housewife and mother whose affair leaves her pregnant, causing her to revisit the legacy of her father, a man who maintained two separate families on either side of the Mexican-American border. In spite of their bad choices, the characters in this collection never give up.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780826357922 20170327
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193 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • 1. What, Why, and How? 2. Origins and Background: A Brief History of English Football and the FIFA World Cup 3. Political Capital and International Diplomacy: North Korea and Beyond 4. The FA, FIFA, and the 1966 FIFA World Cup 5. The World Cup as a Temporary Show? 6. The World Cup, Minister? 7. The World Cup and the Provinces: A Tourism Boom that Never Came 8. Legacy and Impact of the Tournament 9. Discussion and Conclusions.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138645202 20170109
2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1966 FIFA World Cup, hosted in England. Unlike previous literature, which has tended to focus activities on the field, this book brings an institutional level approach to organizing the 1966 FIFA World Cup and examines the management process in the buildup and execution of the event. This intriguing new volume looks at the first significant UK government intervention in football and how this created a significant legacy as the government started to take a real interest in leisure facilities and stadium safety as policy areas after this competition. Foundations of Managing Sporting Events will be of considerable interest to research academics working on aspects of post war British, Imperial, and World history including sport, social, business, economic, and political history.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138645202 20170109
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1 volume (unpages)
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11 unnumbered pages ; 24 cm
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9. Intimacy [2017]

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1 volume (unpaged), 1 portfolio (14 prints), 12 unnumbered sheets : illustrations ; in box 41 x 46 x 5 cm
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xvi, 190 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Xbox videogamer cholo cyberpunks. Infants who read before they talk. Vatos locos, romancing abuelos, border crossers and border smugglers, transvestites, drug kingpins, Latina motorbike riders, philosophically musing tweens, and so much more. The stories in this dynamic bilingual prose-art collection touch on the universals of romance, family, migration and expulsion, and everyday life in all its zany configurations. Each glimpse into lives at every stage-from newborns and children to teens, young adults, and the elderly-further submerges readers in psychological ups and downs. In a world filled with racism, police brutality, poverty, and tensions between haves and have-nots, these flashes of fictional insight bring gleaming clarity to life lived where all sorts of borders meet and shift. Frederick Luis Aldama and graphic artists from Mapache Studios and illustrator Jaime Hernandez give shape to ugly truths in the most honest way, creating new perceptions, thoughts, and feelings about life in the borderlands of the Americas. Each bilingual prose-art fictional snapshot offers an unsentimentally complex glimpse into what it means to exist at the margins of society today. These unflinching and often brutal fictions crisscross spiritual, emotional, and physical borders as they give voice to all those whom society chooses not to see.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780816533978 20170213
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1 volume (unpaged).
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1 volume (unpaged).
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14. Poems for democracy [2017]

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[12] pages : 2 illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm
  • To the states
  • Long too long America
  • For you O democracy.
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1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm, in case 30 cm
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Book
216 pages
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Archive/Manuscript
6 Linear Feet (2 flat boxes and 1 map folder)
Finding aid
Online Archive of California
Posters from protests of Executive Order 13769 held at SFO on January 28-29, 2017.
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Critical theory and popular wisdom are rife with images of surveillance as an intrusive, repressive practice often suggestively attributed to eastern powers and opposed to western liberalism. Hollywood-dominated global media has long promulgated a geopoliticized east-west axis of freedom vs. control. This book focuses on Asian and Asia-based films and cinematic traditions obscured by lopsided western hegemonic discourse and-more specifically-probes these films' treatments of a phenomenon that western film often portrays with neo-orientalist hysteria. Exploring recent and historical movies made in post-social and anti-Communist societies such as China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Vietnam and South Korea, the book picks up on the political and economic concerns implicitly underlying Sinophobic and anti-Communist Asian images in Hollywood films while also considering how these societies and states depict the issues of centralization, militarization and technological innovation so often figured as distinctive of the difference between eastern despotism and western liberalism.
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19. 7 days of darkness [2016]

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3 volumes : color illustrations ; 31 x 31 cm + 2 prints (107 x 61 cm)
  • [volume1] 7 days of darkness
  • [volume 2] 7 days of drawing, 7 days void
  • [volume 3] Notes on 7 days of darkness, 7 days of drawing and 7 days void.
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20. A Modest Proposal [2016 - 2017]

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4 posters
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3 posters
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6 posters
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24 pages.
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5 different toys.
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9 volumes
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1 volume (unpadged
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Book
46 pages and frontispiece (1 package)
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29. Aurora teardrops [2016]

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8 unnumbered pages, 52 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 13 unnumbered leaves of plates : colour illustrations, music ; 23 cm
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30. Baru y sus gallos [2016]

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1 volume (unpaged)
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1 volume (unpaged)
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32. Bitter chocolate [2016]

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1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 38 x 9 cm
  • 1. Unsweetened
  • 2. Untempered.
Narrative about a fictional goddess of chocolate, "Cacao Woman, " a character loosely adapted from the Popul Vuh, the Mayan Book of Council. It is interspersed with historical and contemporary facts about chocolate production and consumption, as well as vignettes from the author's personal history with chocolate.
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110 foldes plates of pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Borges, Unamuno y El Quijote
  • El derby de los penúltimos.
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225 pages.
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35. Burundi stamps [2016]

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7 pages of stamps
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Forty eight pages
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Two caps
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11 pages 13 x19 inches
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39. Cinco poemas [2016]

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1 volume (unpaged)
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8 leaves various sizes
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[4] text leaves, 40 leaves of plates ; sheets 57 x 39 cm, box 60 x 41 cm
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51 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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60 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Play by Pedro Monge that explores the theme of discovery, conquest, and the encounter of two worlds, set at the Spanish court in Barcelona, April 3, 1493, as Ferdinand and Isabella welcome back Christopher Columbus.
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44. Cuaderno de Hule [2016]

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2 volumes : facsimiles ; 23 cm
  • [Cuaderno de Hule / Rubén Darío]
  • Historia de un cuaderno / Rocío Oviedo.
Facsimile reproduction of Dario's notebook which he wrote during his travel to Nicaragua , Nov. 1907 to April 1908.
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x, 62 leaves, bound.
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22 unnumbered leaves : illustrations ; 27 cm
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48. Dialogo [2016]

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1 volume (unpaged))
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49. Ariadna [2016]

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1 book (unpaged)
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Twelve pages
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