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New accessions: February 2017


  • DVD ENG.sma.hug Small world of Sammy Lee [DVD]/ written and directed by Ken Hughes. [s.l.] : Studiocanal, 1963.


  • HC 256.7.H8 Them and us : changing Britain - why we need a fair society/ Will Hutton. London : Little, Brown, 2010.
  • HC 665.M35 Broken decade : prosperity, depression and recovery in New Zealand, 1928-39/ Malcolm McKinnon. Dunedin : Otago University Press, 2016.


  • LG 745.C4.A5.H3 College! : a history of Christ's College/ Don Hamilton. Christchurch : Christ's College Board of Governors, MCMXCVI [1996].

Fine Arts

  • ND 1145.P3 1001 paintings you must see before you die/ general editor, Stephen Farthing ; foreword by Geoff Dyer. Updated edition. London : Cassell Illustrated, 2016.
  • ND 3380.4.B87.H3 Prayer book of Ursula Begerin/ Jeffrey F. Hamburger, Nigel F. Palmer ; with a conservation report by Ulrike Bürger. Dietikon-Zurich : Urs Graf Verlag, 2015.
  • NB 1803.P6.L3 Commemorating the Polish renaissance child : funeral monuments and their European context/ Jeannie Łabno. Farnham : Ashgate, [2011].


  • G 877.H4 Chronology of Antarctic exploration : a synopsis of events and activities from the earliest times until the international polar years, 2007-2009/ Robert Keith Headland. London : Quaritch, 2009.


  • D 25.5.B4 Motivation in war : the experience of common soldiers in old-regime Europe/ Ilya Berkovich, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • DA 589.4.B7 You say you want a revolution? : records and rebels, 1966-1970/ edited by Victoria Broackes and Geoffrey Marsh. London : V&A Publishing, 2016.
  • DC 203.B7 Napoleon. Volume 1, Soldier of destiny, 1769-1805/ Michael Broers. Paperback edition. London : Faber & Faber, 2015.
  • DJK 46.S8 Polish-Lithuanian state, 1386-1795/ Daniel Stone. Seattle ; London : University of Washington Press, [2001].
  • DK 500.F67.B7 Biography of no place : from ethnic borderland to Soviet heartland/ Kate Brown. Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 2005.
  • DK 508.95.B48.R4 Together and apart in Brzezany : Poles, Jews, and Ukrainians, 1919-1945/ Shimon Redlich. Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2002].
  • DK 4179.2.B8 Polish-Lithuanian monarchy in European context, c.1500-1795/ edited by Peter Butterwick. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, N.Y. : Palgrave, 2001.
  • DK 4349.3.P6 When nationalism began to hate : imagining modern politics in nineteenth-century Poland/ Brian Porter. New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
  • DS 63.B3 Line in the sand : Britain, France and the struggle for the mastery of the Middle East/ James Barr. London : Simon & Schuster, 2011.

Language & Literature

  • PG 6129.E5.M3 Colloquial Polish : the complete course for beginners/ BolesÅ‚aw W. Mazur. [Third edition]. Abingdon : Routledge, 2011.
  • PJ 4571.M8 Modern Hebrew for biblical scholars : an annotated chrestomathy with an outline grammar and a glossary/ Takamitsu Muraoka. Second, revised and enlarged edition. Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz Verlag, 1998.
  • PJ 6307.F7 Arabic for Life : a textbook for beginning Arabic/ Bassam K. Frangieh. New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, [2012].
  • PN 1995.9.W4.C6 10,000 ways to die : a director's take on the spaghetti western/ Alex Cox. Harpenden : Kamera Books, 2009 (2015 reprint).
  • PN 1995.9.W4.D3 Vamos! : il western Italiano oltre Leone/ Giulio d'Amicone. Alessandria : Edizioni Falsopiano, 2013.
  • PN 1995.9.W4.P4 20 ans de Western Europeen/ Alain Petit. Alignan-du-Vent : Artus Films, 2015.
  • PQ 145.4.R4.S3 Rendering French realism/ Lawrence R. Schehr. Stanford : Stanford University Press, 1997.
  • PQ 1170.E5.W3 Writing the real : a bilingual anthology of contemporary French poetry/ edited by Nina Parish and Emma Wagstaff. London : Enitharmon Press, 2016.
  • PQ 2635.O961.N6 New impressions of Africa = Nouvelles impressions d'Afrique/ Raymond Roussel ; illustrations by Henri-A. Zo; translated with an introduction and notes by Mark Ford. Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2011.
  • PR 2322.H9 Testimony about Utopia/ Raphael Hythlodaeus ; foreword by Xavier Tricot. Limited edition. Koekelare : Devriendt, 2016.
  • PR 2806.A2.C9 Cymbeline/ edited by Valerie Wayne. London : Bloomsbury, 2017.
  • PQ 2168.B6 Balzac : Le PeÌ€re Goriot/ by Richard Bolster, Senior Lecturer in French, University of Bristol. London : Grant and Cutler, 2000.
  • PQ 2168.R5 Pere Goriot : Balzac/ Dominique Rincé. Paris : Nathan, 1990.
  • PQ 2168.R53 PeÌ€re Goriot (1835) : Honoré de Balzac/ Guy Riegert. Paris : Hatier, 1992.
  • PQ 2178.H6 Honoré de Balzac/ edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of Humanities, Yale University. New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [2003].
  • PQ 2184.E76.L9 Misfit of the family : Balzac and the social forms of sexuality/ Michael Lucey. Durham, North Carolina ; London : Duke University Press, 2003.


  • K 543.P6.S5 Legalism : law, morals and political trials/ Judith N. Shklar. Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 1986.
  • KD 1949.6.F3 2016/17 facts & figures : tables for the calculation of damages/ compiled and edited by Members of the Professional Negligence Bar Association ; general editor Robin de Wilde QC ; editors Chris Daykin CB FIA, Peter Jennings, Simon Levene, Tejina Mangat, London : Sweet & Maxwell (Thomson Reuters), 2016.
  • K 3201.J3 International law and diplomacy : selected writings/ by Ambassador Andrew Jacovides ; with the assistance of Nani Jansen ; foreword by Dame Rosalyn Higgins. Leiden : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2011.
  • KD 1854.58.2015.C5 Insurance act 2015 : a new regime for commercial and marine insurance law/ edited by Malcolm Clarke and Bariș Soyer. Abingdon : Informa Law from Routledge, 2017.
  • KD 2164.E48.P6 Corporate insolvency : employment rights/ David Pollard, consultant, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. Sixth edition. Haywards Heath : Bloomsbury Professional, 2016.
  • KD 2164.P4.P6 Corporate insolvency : pension rights/ David Pollard, consultant, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. Sixth edition. Haywards Heath : Bloomsbury Professional, 2016.
  • KJA 1350.H8 Law, power, and imperial ideology in the iconoclast era c. 680-850/ M.T.G. Humphreys. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
  • KJE 5170.B3 Substantive law of the EU : the four freedoms/ Catherine Barnard. Fifth edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2016].


  • ML 297.4.G6 Music in Chopin's Warsaw/ Halina Goldberg. New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.


  • B 3318.A4.N5 Nietzsche on art and life/ edited by Daniel Came. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.


  • BF 1029.C7 Supreme adventure : analyses of psychic communications/ by Robert Crookall, B.Sc. (Psychology), D.Sc., Ph.D. Second edition. Cambridge : Published for the Churches' Fellowship for Psychical Study by James Clarke & Co. Limited, 1974.
  • BF 38.B47 Philosophy of psychology : a contemporary introduction/ José Luis Bermúdez. Abingdon : Routledge, 2005.
  • BF 39.G69.2017 Statistics for the behavioral sciences/ Frederick J Gravetter, The College at Brockport, State University of New York, Larry B. Wallnau, The College at Brockport, State University of New York. Edition 10. Boston, Massachusetts : Cengage Learning, 2017.

Political Science

  • JA 74.5.T4 Expert political judgment : how good is it? How can we know?/ Philip E. Tetlock. Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2005.
  • JN 673.O5 British Parliamentary papers : a monograph on blue books/ T.P. O'Neill (Department of History, University College Galway). Shannon : Irish University Press, 1968.
  • JZ 5574.S6 Voices against war : a century of protest/ Lyn Smith. Edinburgh : Mainstream Publishing, 2009.


  • BL 48.S34 Believing primate : scientific, philosophical, and theological reflections on the origin of religion/ edited by Jeffrey Schloss and Michael J. Murray. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • BR 60.C6.L3 Cassiodori Senatoris : Complexiones Epistularum et Actuum Apostolorum/ cura et studio Roger Gryson. Turnhout : Brepols, 2016.
  • BR 60.C6.L3 Paenitentialia Franciae, Italiae et Hispaniae saeculi VIII-XI. Tom.4, Paenitentialia Italiae saeculi XI-XII/ edidit Adriaan Gaastra. Turnhout : Brepols, 2016.
  • BR 306.R8 Oxford handbook of the Protestant Reformations/ edited by Ulinka Rublack. First edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.


  • Q 172.5.C45.L4 Fortunate universe : life in a finely tuned cosmos/ Geraint F. Lewis (University of Sydney), Luke A. Barnes (University of Sydney) ; foreword by Brian Schmidt (Australian National University). Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • Q 175.32.K45.S7 End of discovery/ by Russell Stannard. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • QL 362.M6.2006 Introduction to the invertebrates/ Janet Moore ; illustrations by Raith Overhill. Second edition. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
  • QL 561.H42.J5 Ecology and evolution of heliconius butterflies/ Chris D. Jiggins. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • QL 672.73.N4.N6 Buller's birds of New Zealand : the complete works of J.G. Keulemans/ Geoff Norman. Wellington : Te Papa Press, 2014.
  • QL 737.P98.A42 Amboseli elephants : a long-term perspective on a long-lived mammal/ edited by Cynthia J. Moss, Harvey Croze, and Phyllis C. Lee. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2011.

Social Science

  • HM 1106.E5 Roots of human sociality : culture, cognition and interaction/ edited by N.J. Enfield and Stephen C. Levinson. English edition. Oxford : Berg, 2006.
  • HN 65.S6 Age of fallibility : the consequences of the war on terror/ George Soros. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.
  • HV 600.2001.G8.S5 Political biography of an earthquake : aftermath and amnesia in Gujarat, India/ Edward Simpson. London : Hurst & Company, 2013.
  • HQ 1111.F5 Introduction to feminism/ Lorna Finlayson. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Very Short Introduction

  • VSI Slang Slang : a very short introduction/ Jonathon Green. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.