We subscribe to a collection of digital books called EBSCO eBooks. These contain the full-text of a variety of different books that can be read online. Unlike traditional books, eBooks are searchable so their content is very easily accessible. Some of our eBooks can found by searching in the library catalog, but the best way is to search or browse in our EBSCO eBooks online database at EBSCO eBooks.
The Congress of Vienna : Power and Politics After Napoleon"Historians have dismissed the pageantry of the Vienna Congress as window dressing when compared with the serious maneuverings of sovereigns and statesmen. By seeing these two dimensions as interconnected, Brian Vick reveals how one of the most important diplomatic summits in history managed to redraw the map of Europe and the international system."
Diversity Explosion : How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America"Through a compelling narrative and eye-catching charts and maps, eminent demographer Frey interprets and expounds on the dramatic growth of minority populations in the United States. He finds that without these expanding groups, America could face a bleak future: this new generation of young minorities, who are having children at a faster rate than whites, is infusing our aging labor force with vitality and innovation."
Skiing Into Modernity : A Cultural and Environmental History"Skiing into Modernity is the story of how skiing moved from Europe's Scandinavian periphery to the mountains of central Europe, where it came to define the modern Alps and set the standard for skiing across the world.Denning offers a fresh, sophisticated, and engaging cultural and environmental history of skiing that alters our understanding of the sport and reveals how leisure practices evolve in unison with our changing relationship to nature."
The Socialist Party of America : A Complete History"At a time when the word 'socialist' is but one of numerous political epithets that are generally divorced from the historical context of America's political history, The Socialist Party of America presents a new, mature understanding of America's most important minor political party of the twentieth century."