ALA Outstanding Books for the College BoundHistory and Cultures

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Outros Nomes: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Inglês), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (Inglês), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Inglês)
24 Works 77,751 Livros 3,428 Críticas 4.2
From the ALA site:

A YALSA Committee of public, secondary school, and academic librarians selectes the list. Revised every five years as a tool for several audiences (students preparing for mostrar mais college, educators, librarians, and parents) it offers opportunities for independent reading and lifelong learning. Use it to round out your reading as you prepare for college entrance exams and courses, to strengthen your knowledge in a variety of subject areas and enhance appreciation for different cultures and times.

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklists/obc
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Categorias:
Todos, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografia (30), Drama (24), Ficção (40), Histórico (23), History & Cultures (16), History and Cultures (24), Humanities (23), Humanities, 2004; Arts & Humanities, 2009 (1), Literature & Language Arts (40), Literature & Language Arts, 2004; History & Cultures, 2009 (1), Literature and Language Arts (26), Não ficção (70), Poesia (19), Science & Technology (37), Science & Technology, 2004, Science & Technology, 2009 (1), Science and Technology (25), Social Sciences (62), Social Sciences, 2004; Literature & Language Arts, 2009 (1), [1999], Fiction, 1999 (1), No Category (2)
Anos:
Todos, 2014 (1)
ObraAno
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian por Sherman Alexie
2014
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East por Scott Anderson
2013
March: Book One por John Lewis
2013
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics por Daniel James Brown
2013
Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers por Frank X. Walker
2013
The Black Count: Napoleon's Rival and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas por Tom Reiss
2012
Alif the Unseen por G. Willow Wilson
2012
Code Name Verity por Elizabeth Wein
2012
The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic por Allan Wolf
2011
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention por Manning Marable
2011
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism & Treachery por Steve Sheinkin
2010
At Home : a short history of private life por Bill Bryson
2010
A Longa Noite de um Povo por Barbara Demick
2009
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice por Phillip Hoose
2009
Gay America : Struggle for equality por Linas Alsenas
2008
Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History por Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl por Timothy Egan
2006
A Continent for the Taking: The Tragedy and Hope of Africa por Howard W. French
2004
Triangle: The Fire that Changed America por David Von Drehle
2003
Salt: A World History por Mark Kurlansky
2002
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa por Adam Hochschild
1998
Town of evening calm, Country of cherry blossoms por Fumiyo Kōno
1998
The Rape of Nanking por Iris Chang
1997
A People's History of the United States por Howard Zinn
1980
* Green text is "calculated" text. Calculated text is provided based on global LibraryThing data.

Etiquetas

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