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Maxwell King

The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

791.45028092 Rog-K

A biography of the host of the iconic children’s program that looks at his personal life and his professional, and artistic work.

Zihua Shen and Yafeng Xia

A Misunderstood Friendship: Mao Zedong, Kim Il-Sung, and Sino-North Korean Relations, 1949-1976

E-Book

Taking advantage of previously unused documents, two diplomatic historians take a new look at the links between China and North Korea.

Mark Windschitl, Jessica Thompson, and Melissa Braaten

Ambitious Science Teaching

507.12 Win

Provides a framework for science teaching based on four core principles. Covers a range of science subjects and grade levels

Nic Cheeseman and Brian Klaas

How to Rig an Election

324.66 Che​

Noting that dictators who hold elections are usually able to retain power than those who don’t, the authors analyze the six strategies used to undermine elections and the democratic process. You’ll have to read the book to discover the six strategies, but one should look pretty familiar.

Nic Cheeseman and Brian Klaas

How to Rig an Election

324.66 Che​

Noting that dictators who hold elections are usually able to retain power than those who don’t, the authors analyze the six strategies used to undermine elections and the democratic process. You’ll have to read the book to discover the six strategies, but one should look pretty familiar.

 

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