LJ Reference | Review Alert, November 15, 2017

Young adults working on school assignments, or looking for adventure, and general adult readers will be struck by the wonder of it all; lovers of ancient Egyptian and African history will enjoy learning more about this natural resource; advanced undergraduates, graduate students, scholars, and practitioners of urban design will find this work stimulating and visionary
Below is a list of titles to be reviewed in the November 15, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Also included are titles recently reviewed as online-only Xpress Reviews. 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 is seeking reviewers in the following subject areas: Urban Fiction/Street Lit, Historical Fiction, and Thrillers, especially Technothrillers and Psychological (contact Wilda Williams, wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com); Performing Arts and Fine Arts, particularly Architectural and Modern Art (contact Liz French, efrench@mediasourceinc.com); Political Science (domestic and international) and True Crime (contact Amanda Mastrull, amastrull@mediasourceinc.com). For reviewer guidelines or to fill out an application, go to ow.ly/GI6P30gl2Dn.



American History Through Its Greatest Speeches: A Documentary History of the United States. 3 vols. ABC-CLIO. Dec. 2016. 1153p. ed. by Courtney Smith & others. index. ISBN 9781610699693. $294; ebk. ISBN 9781610699709. REF **Journey: An Illustrated History of Travel. DK. Oct. 2017. 440p. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9781465464149. $50. REF Shoup, John A. The Nile: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture. ABC-CLIO. May 2017. 420p. photos. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440840401. $89; ebk. ISBN 9781440840418. REF

Social Sciences

**Infinite Suburbia. Princeton Architectural. Oct. 2017. 784p. ed. by Alan M. Berger & others. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9781616895501. $75. REF  

No Comments to this Article. Be the first user to comment.




Kids are using VR to explore worlds and create new ones


Kids are using VR to explore worlds and create new ones


Kids are using VR to explore worlds and create new ones

Get connected. Join our global community of more than 200,000 librarians and educators.