ALA Outstanding Books for the College BoundNon-fiction1999

Given by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Andre Navne: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound (Engelsk), YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014 (Engelsk), YALSA's List of Outstanding books for the College Bound (Engelsk)
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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 college, vis mere 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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Kategorier:
Alle, Arts & Humanities (12), Arts and Humanities (25), Biografi (30), Drama (24), Fiction (40), Historie (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), Non-fiction (70), Poetry (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)
Years:
Alle, 1999 (70)
VærkÅr
T. Rex and the Crater of Doom af Walter Alvarez
1999
Art Attack: A Brief Cultural History of the Avant-Garde af Marc Aronson
1999
Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series af Eliot Asinof
1999
Voices from the Streets: Young Former Gang Members Tell Their Stories af S. Beth Atkin
1999
The Joy of Music af Leonard Bernstein
1999
In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle af Madeleine Blais
1999
The Secret Family: Twenty-Four Hours Inside the Mysterious World of Our Minds and Bodies af David Bodanis
1999
Making Movies Work: Thinking Like a Filmmaker af Jon Boorstin
1999
Begrav mit hjerte ved Wounded Knee af Dee Brown
1999
The Body Project: An Intimate History of American Girls af Joan Jacobs Brumberg
1999
Det tavse forår af Rachel Carson
1999
Civilisation : et personligt synspunkt af Kenneth Clark
1999
The Chronicle of Jazz af Mervyn Cooke
1999
What to Listen for in Music af Aaron Copland
1999
Verdens kunst - Tæt på 45 hovedværker af Robert Cumming
1999
King Arthur af David Day
1999
The Broken Cord af Michael Dorris
1999
The Souls of Black Folk af W. E. B. Du Bois
1999
Joining the Tribe: Growing Up Gay and Lesbian in the '90s af Linnea Due
1999
The Measure of Our Success: A Letter to My Children and Yours af Marian Wright Edelman
1999
Enchiridion af Epictetus
1999
Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women af Susan Faludi
1999
How to Look At Sculpture af David Finn
1999
The Voices of AIDS af Michael Thomas Ford
1999
Next of Kin: My Conversations with Chimpanzees af Roger Fouts
1999
Small Victories: The Real World of a Teacher, Her Students, and Their High School af Samuel G. Freedman
1999
Father Greg and the Homeboys: The Extraordinary Journey of Father Boyle and His Work with the Latino Gangs of East L.A. af Celeste Fremon
1999
The Power of Photography: How Photographs Changed Our Lives af Vicki Goldberg
1999
Kunstens historie af E. H. Gombrich
1999
The Mismeasure of Man af Stephen Jay Gould
1999
Water, Ice, And Stone: Science and Memory on the Antarctic Lakes af Bill Green
1999
Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet af Katie Hafner
1999
Mythology af Edith Hamilton
1999
Hawkings univers : fra big bang til sorte huller af Stephen Hawking
1999
A Tribe Apart: A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence af Patricia Hersch
1999
Hiroshima (Expanded edition) af John Hersey
1999
A Country Year: Living the Questions af Sue Hubbell
1999
No Matter How Loud I Shout : A Year in the Life of Juvenile Court af Edward Humes
1999
Dancing: The Pleasure, Power, and Art of Movement af Gerald Jonas
1999
Say It Loud! The Story of Rap Music af Maurice K. Jones
1999
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men against the Sea af Sebastian Junger
1999
Falling in Love with Wisdom af David D. Karnos
1999
Where She Danced af Elizabeth Kendall
1999
Barefoot to Balanchine af Mary Kerner
1999
Blind Watchers of the Sky: The People and Ideas that Shaped Our View of the Universe af Rocky Kolb
1999
The Other Side of the River: A Story of Two Towns, a Death, and America's Dilemma af Alex Kotlowitz
1999
Savage Inequalities: Children in America's Schools af Jonathan Kozol
1999
Op i det blå af Jon Krakauer
1999
Tegneserier : fornøjelse, fremstilling, forståelse af Scott McCloud
1999
In Suspect Terrain af John McPhee
1999
Stomping the Blues af Albert Murray
1999
ABC of Architecture af James F. O'Gorman
1999
Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences af John Allen Paulos
1999
The Telling of the World: Native American Stories and Art af W. S. Penn
1999
Invention by Design; How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing af Henry Petroski
1999
Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls af Mary Pipher
1999
Virus Ground Zero: Stalking the Killer Viruses with the Centers for Disease Control af Ed Regis
1999
The Most Beautiful House in the World af Witold Rybczynski
1999
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam af Neil Sheehan
1999
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Classical Music af Robert Sherman
1999
The Corner af David Simon
1999
Fermats store sætning af Simon Singh
1999
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time af Dava Sobel
1999
Maus : en overlevende fortæller af Art Spiegelman
1999
African Exodus: The Origins of Modern Humanity af Christopher Stringer
1999
The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher af Lewis Thomas
1999
The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA af James D. Watson
1999
Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 af Juan Williams
1999
Favorite Folktales from Around the World af Jane Yolen
1999
The Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) af Zondervan
1999

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