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Title: Warm views of a cold place (review of Ice House Sketches by Robert Phillips)
Authors: Thompson,Herb
Source: Texas Books in Review, Winter/Spring 2012, 31-32 :4-1 ,pg 19-  
Subjects: Houston (Tex.) - Restaurants (Book review) Phillips Robert
Additional Information: Portraits of people who frequented the Ice House (Houston).
Ref ID: 94356
 
Title: Review: A soccer team mirrors Juarez's decline
Authors: Granados,Christine
Source: Texas Observer, Sep-12, 104 :9 ,pg 37- 38
Subjects: Soccer--Personal narratives (Book review) Violence - Juarez (Mex.) - Personal narratives (Book review) Powell Robert Andrew
Additional Information: Review of This Love Is Not For Cowards: Salvation and Soccer in Ciudad Juarez by Robert Andrew Powell.
Ref ID: 94664
 
Title: Power politics
Authors: Richardson,Susan Smith
Source: Texas Observer, Sep-12, 104 :9 ,pg 26- 29
Subjects: Texas - Politics and government (Book review) Caro Robert Collins Gail Fenberg Steven.
Additional Information: Reviews of The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson by Robert Caro, Unprecedented Power: Jesse Jones, Capitalism, and the Common Good by Steven Fenberg and As Texas Goes...How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda by Gail Collins.
Ref ID: 94782
 
Title: Music: Robert Earl Keen
Authors: McCord,Jeff
Source: Texas Monthly, Sep-11, 39 :9 ,pg 58+-  
Subjects: Keen Robert Earl Musicians and singers
Additional Information: Ready for Confetti by Robert Earl Keen.
Ref ID: 92866
 
Title: A writer's advice for divining the grand resonance through a brain made of meat
Authors: Munguia,Roberto
Source: Texas Observer, Oct-11, 103 :15 ,pg 42-  
Subjects: Mungia Roberto Poets
Ref ID: 92884
 
Title: Hot dry endless...As the countryside burns, cities search for water and cattle starve, Texas endures one of its worst droughts
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, Oct-11, 103 :15 ,pg 8-15-  
Subjects: Droughts Reservoirs Wildfires Tullos Bill Midland (Tex.) - Water-supply Robert Lee (Tex.) - Water-supply
Additional Information: Photographs by Jen Reel.
Ref ID: 92961
 
Title: Highway injustice
Authors: Hannaford,Alex
Source: Texas Observer, November 2012, 104 :11 ,pg 22- 27
Subjects: Serial murderers Rhoades Robert Ben Truck drivers
Additional Information: Truck driving serial killers use their mobility, and the fact that they regularly cross jurisdictions, to get away with their crimes.
Ref ID: 95160
 
Title: State of the media: A tale of two editors - Journalists who were born in the digital age and are attuned to social media's influence on the news will soon run Texas newsrooms
Authors: Minutaglio,Bill
Source: Texas Observer, Nov-11, 103 :16 ,pg 43-  
Subjects: Journalists Zipp Fred Rivard Robert Newspapers
Ref ID: 92880
 
Title: Debating Robert Caro
Authors: Sweany,Brian D.;Curtis,Gregory
Source: Texas Monthly, May-12, 40 :5 ,pg 149- 150+
Subjects: Caro Robert Johnson Lyndon Baines Kennedy John F.
Additional Information: The authors debate, via email, about the treatment of the Kennedy assassination in "The Passage of Power" the 4th volume in Caro's biography of Johnson.
Ref ID: 94353
 
Title: Power trio
Authors: Updegrove,Mark K.
Source: Texas Monthly, Mar-12, 40 :3 ,pg 94- 96+
Subjects: Johnson Lyndon Baines Kennedy John F. Kennedy Robert United States - Politics and government - 1960-1968
Additional Information: Excerpt from Updegrove's history of the Johnson presidency, "Indomitable Will."
Ref ID: 93335
 
Title: Into the wild
Authors: Llewellin,Charlie
Source: Texas Monthly, Jun-11, 39 :6 ,pg 118-131-  
Subjects: Parks Huntsville State Park Caprock Canyons State Park and Trailway Ray Roberts Lake State Park Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park Balmorhea State Park Brazos Bend State Park Garner State Park Enchanted Rock State Natural Area Bastrop State Park Chinati
Additional Information: Outdoors 101: 1-Using a map and a compass; 2-Cleaning a fish; 3-Hanging a bear bag; 4-Starting a campfire in wet weather; 5-Cooking a campfire dessert. 10 more trips worth gearing up for: Abilene, Blanco, Caddo Lake, Franklin Mountains, Goose Island, Gove
Ref ID: 91202
 
Title: Robert Scott steps down as commissioner of education
Authors:
Source: Texas Education Today, Jul-12, 26 :5    
Subjects: Texas Education Agency Scott Robert
Ref ID: 94540
 
Title: The mess in Mineola: An account of the investigations into conditions in a prison work camp, 1879
Authors: Walker,Donald R.
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, Fall 2012, 50 :2 ,pg 54- 66
Subjects: Prisons -- Law and legislation Roberts Oran M. Mineola (Tex.)--History Wood County (Tex.)--History
Ref ID: 94399
 
Title: Book reviews (review of The Wrecking of La Salle's Aimable and the Trial of Claude Aigron by Robert S. Weddle)
Authors: Bratcher,James T.
Source: The Journal of South Texas, Fall 2011, 24 :2 ,pg 92- 108
Subjects: Weddle Robert S. La Salle Robert Cavelier sieur de 1643-1687 (Book review) Aigron Claude -- Trials litigation etc. (Book review)
Ref ID: 92497
 
Title: Behind the lines: The big test
Authors: Burka,Paul
Source: Texas Monthly, Aug-12, 40 :8 ,pg 10- 12
Subjects: Educational tests and measurements Scott Robert Texas Education Agency Hammond Bill Texas Association of Business (TAB) Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Hochberg Shapiro Florence Eissler Rob
Additional Information: The battle over the Texas' reliance on high-stakes standardized exams.
Ref ID: 94610
 
Title: Object lesson: What you'll find in . . . Robert Earl Keen's scriptorium
Authors: Ramirez,Kristie
Source: Texas Monthly, Aug-12, 40 :8 ,pg 30-  
Subjects: Keen Robert Earl Musicians and singers
Ref ID: 94777
 
Title: Direct quote: Day laborer
Authors: Angle,Sarah
Source: Texas Observer, Aug-11, 103 :13 ,pg 36-37-  
Subjects: Hughes Robert Day laborers - Personal narratives
Ref ID: 92770
 
Title: A mighty wind: Giant turbines topped by aerodynamic blades account for a rising share of the state's electrical grid--and may change the way people look at green energy (and Texas). But getting here wasn't easy. Just ask the dreamers who started it all
Authors: Galbraith,Kate;Price,Asher
Source: Texas Monthly, Aug-11, 39 :8 ,pg 104-107+-  
Subjects: Wind turbines James Joe Nelson Vaughn Gilmore Earl Barieau Robert Osborne Michael Carter Jay Carter Jay Jr. Richards Ann Rose Mark King Bob Hornaday Walter Bush George W. Wyly Sam Wood Pat Wolens Steve Sibley David Electric utilities - Der
Ref ID: 92827
 
Title: School daze: Education funding is grossly inadequate and unfair. But can legislators fix a system that almost nobody understands?
Authors: Rapoport,Abby
Source: Texas Observer, 8-Apr-11, 103 :7 ,pg 6-13-  
Subjects: Education - Finance Shapiro Florence Sharp John Texas Tax Reform Commission of 2006 Duncan Robert McCown Scott Hochberg Scott
Additional Information: School finance terms defined: Target revenue, WADA (Weighted Average Daily Attendance), Formulas, Tax swap, School district, Property-wealthy, and Property taxes.
Ref ID: 91241
 
Title: Intent to harm: The new doctor in town was friendly, popular--and dangerous. Especially to the nurses who reported his bizarre treatments
Authors: Elblein,Saul
Source: Texas Observer, 25-Mar-11, 103 :6   12
Subjects: Kermit (Tex.) - Hospitals Mitchell Anne Galle Vickilyn Wiley Stan Arafiles Rolando Warren Naomi Roberts Robert L.Jr Beckham Bill Tidwell Scott Texas Medical Board Texas Nurses Association Nelson Jane Armstrong Peggy
Additional Information: Winkler County Memorial Hospital. Includes photographs.
Ref ID: 90591
 
Title: The Moodys of Galveston: Their history and impact on the island
Authors: McLeod,E. Douglas
Source: Texas Heritage, 2011, 4 :   15
Subjects: Moody Robert L. Moody family Galveston (Tex.) -- History
Ref ID: 92520
 
Title: Book reviews (review of The American Military Frontiers: The United States Army in the West, 1783-1900 by Robert Wooster)
Authors: Plank,Darren
Source: West Texas Historical Association Year Book, 2010, 86 : ,pg 170- 198
Subjects: Wooster Robert Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) (Book review)
Ref ID: 91960
 
Title: Book review: Food fight (review of Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know by Robert Paarlberg)
Authors: McWilliams,James E.
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :13 ,pg 17-  
Subjects: Paarlberg Robert Food industry and trade (Book trade)
Additional Information: ID: 132; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89500
 
Title: Tracing the poet for there to here (review of Now & Then: New & Selected Poems by Robert Phillips)
Authors: Oliphant,Dave
Source: Texas Books in Review, 2010, 30 :1 ,pg 22 + 24-  
Subjects: Phillips Robert Poetry
Additional Information: ID: 60; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89541
 
Title: Fall books: Book review - The eco-heretic (review of Power Hungry: The Myths of 'Green' Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future by Robert Bryce)
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :17 ,pg 31- 32
Subjects: Bryce Robert Energy policy (Book review) Petroleum industry and trade (Book review)
Additional Information: ID: 218; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89687
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