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Title: Novel approach: An intimate chronicle of Dixie
Authors: Leleux,Robert
Source: Texas Observer, Feb-12, 104 :2 ,pg 39-  
Subjects: Chesnut Mary United States - History (Book Review) South (U.S.) - History (Book Review) Civil War 1861 - 1865 (Book Review)
Additional Information: A review of a new edition of Mary Chesnut's A Diary from Dixie (1905) edited by Chesnut's great-great grandneice, Martha M. Daniels.
Ref ID: 93265
 
Title: Operation Texas: Lyndon B. Johnson, the Jewish question and the Nazi Holocaust
Authors: Smallwood,James
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, Fall , 50 :2 ,pg 88- 106
Subjects: Antisemitism Jews --Persecutions Johnson Lyndon B. Jews -- United States
Ref ID: 94396
 
Title: The unsinkable Lisa Blue
Authors: Hollandsworth,Skip
Source: Texas Monthly, December 2012, 40 :12 ,pg 180- 183+
Subjects: Baron Lisa Blue United States - Politics and government Edwards John Baron Fred
Additional Information: Profile of Dallas socialite, Lisa Blue Baron, whose husband Fred helped bankroll John Edwards 2008 presidential campaign.
Ref ID: 95166
 
Title: Up in the air: In the very public fight between Texas and the federal government, no organization has been as vilified as the EPA and its 'job-killing' regulations. That may be good politics, but is it good policy?
Authors: Blakeslee,Nate
Source: Texas Monthly, Dec-11, 39 :12 ,pg 148-151+-  
Subjects: Air pollution Perry Rick Coal-fired power plants Luminant Energy Company LLC Fraser Troy Smith Tom "Smitty" Eltife Kevin Abbott Greg Jackson Lisa Shaw Bryan Texas Commission on Environmental Quality United States Environmental Protection Agency Geo
Additional Information: Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) of the EPA. People mentioned: Troy Fraser, David Campbell (CEO of Luminant), Tom "Smitty" Smith (Public Citizen), Kevin Eltife, Phil Wilson, John Wilder (CEO of TXU), Al Almendariz, Laura Miller, Trammell Crow, Rober
Ref ID: 92777
 
Title: Big beat: Did the U.S. government supply the gun that killed Jaime Zapata? Why did the Department of Justice wait more than five months to arrest three men it knew were gun dealers?
Authors: Casares,Cindy
Source: Texas Observer, Dec-11, 103 :17 ,pg 25-  
Subjects: Zapata Jaime United States Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives Carter's Country (Houston Tex.) Gun control Cornyn John Holder Eric
Additional Information: Operation Fast and Furious.
Ref ID: 92791
 
Title: Culture: the dictator on the ranch
Authors: Rosenblatt,Josh
Source: Texas Observer, Aug-12, 104 :8 ,pg 36- 38
Subjects: Kennedy John F. Khan Ayub United States - Foreign relations - 1961-1963 - Pakistan Texas Archive of Moving Image (TAMI): Historical films
Additional Information: The 1961 visit of Pakistani dictator, Ayub Khan with President John F. Kennedy and Vice President Johnson at the latter's Stonewall (Tex.) ranch captured on a 20 minute newsreel. The film was acquired in 2007 by the Texas Archive of Moving Image (TAMI), a non-profit organization that restores, digitizes, and preserves Texas-related historically significant films.
Ref ID: 94790
 
Title: Political intelligence: Get off my island
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, Aug-12, 104 :8    
Subjects: Galveston (Tex.) - Politics and government United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Public housing Hurricane Ike 2008 - Recovery Rosen Lewis Jaworski Joe
Additional Information: The city of Galveston accused of driving out people of color by refusing to rebuild public housing destroyed by Hurricane Ike.
Ref ID: 94863
 
Title: Behind the lines: General admission
Authors: Burka,Paul
Source: Texas Monthly, Apr-12, 40 :4 ,pg 12- 18
Subjects: Higher education - Law and legislation Supreme Court of the United States Affirmative action programs University of Texas at Austin (Austin Tex.)
Additional Information: The U.S. Supreme Court hears the affirmative action case Fisher v. The University of Texas at Austin, which is the fifth case overall, and the third involving the University of Texas at Austin, dealing with the issue of race in college admissions.
Ref ID: 94165
 
Title: Land of the setting sun
Authors: Dotzour,Mark G.
Source: Tierra Grande, Apr-12, 19 :2 ,pg 18- 21
Subjects: Japan - Economic conditions United States - Economic conditions
Additional Information: Japan in the 1990's offers a cautionary lesson for the U.S. today.
Ref ID: 94192
 
Title: China's crisis, America's hope?
Authors: Klassen,Gerald
Source: Tierra Grande, Apr-12, 19 :2    
Subjects: China - Economic conditions United States - Economic conditions
Ref ID: 94235
 
Title: The last blast: After thirty years, NASA is sending its final space shuttles into the great beyond. Will we ever know again the ear-popping, heart-stopping thrill of the launch?
Authors: Reinert,Al
Source: Texas Monthly, Apr-11, 39 :4 ,pg 126- 135
Subjects: United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space shuttles
Ref ID: 91243
 
Title: Politucus interruptus
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 9-Jan-12, 29 :1    
Subjects: Election districts Supreme Court of the United States
Ref ID: 93115
 
Title: The Hightower report: New Congress critters act like old pros
Authors: Hightower,Jim
Source: Texas Observer, 7-Jan-11, 102 :23 ,pg 29-  
Subjects: United States Congress Lobbying Kinzinger Adam Harris Andy
Additional Information: Should be v.103, no.1.
Ref ID: 90613
 
Title: Notes on a runoff
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 6-Aug-12, 29 :29    
Subjects: Dewhurst David Cruz Ted United States Congress. Senate - Elections
Ref ID: 94426
 
Title: A Congressional double-header out west
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 5-Sep-11, 28 :33    
Subjects: Texas Legislature - 82nd - House of Representatives - Elections United States Congress. House of Representatives - Elections
Ref ID: 91981
 
Title: Inside intelligence: Battles of the Titans
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 5-Mar-12, 29 :9    
Subjects: Governors - Election Perry Rick United States Congress. Senate - Elections Railroad Commission of Texas - Commissioner - Elections
Ref ID: 93100
 
Title: The Hightower report: EPA revokes a permit for decapitating mountains
Authors: Hightower,Jim
Source: Texas Observer, 4-Feb-11, 103 :3 ,pg 19-  
Subjects: Arch Coal Inc Manchin Joe III Coal mines and mining United States Environmental Protection Agency
Ref ID: 90614
 
Title: Political intelligence: Dept. of rogue candidates - You feeling lucky?
Authors: Rapoport,Abby
Source: Texas Observer, 4-Feb-11, 103 :3    
Subjects: Hutchison Kay Bailey United States Congress - House of Representatives Williams Roger Cruz Ted Williams Michael Jones Elizabeth Ames Dewhurst David
Ref ID: 90688
 
Title: Risks for Perry in Senate race
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 2-Jul-12, 29 :26    
Subjects: Perry Rick Dewhurst David United States Congress. Senate - Elections
Ref ID: 94423
 
Title: Senate runoff raises debate stakes
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 25-Jun-12, 29 :25    
Subjects: Debates and debating United States Congress. Senate - Elections
Ref ID: 93462
 
Title: Long shots
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 24-Sep-12, 29 :36    
Subjects: Cruz Ted United States Congress. Senate - Elections
Ref ID: 94400
 
Title: The Trent affair: American diplomacy and British debate concerning involvement in the American Civil War
Authors: Nguyen,Som-Mai Q.
Source: Texas Historian, 2011-2012, 72 :   10
Subjects: Slidell John Seward William United States -- HIstory -- Civil War 1861-1865
Ref ID: 92525
 
Title: Debate and diplomacy: The establishment of the U. S. - Mexico boundary
Authors: Pena,Gloria
Source: Texas Historian, 2011-2012, 72 : ,pg 51- 52
Subjects: United States -- Boundaries -- Mexico Mexican War 1846-1848
Ref ID: 92528
 
Title: Reviews (review of Flying Across America: The Airline Passenger Experience by Daniel L. Rust)
Authors: Daniel,Leslie
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, 2010, 48 :1 ,pg 103- 120
Subjects: Rust Daniel L Air travel - United States - History (Book review)
Additional Information: ID: 416; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 84966
 
Title: All walled up: How Brownsvill's battle against the federal government's border fence ended in defeat and disillusionment
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :2   11
Subjects: Border Region - Fences Tamez Eloisa United States Department of Homeland Security Brownsville (Tex.) Ahumada Pat Garcia Juliet Loop Leonard
Additional Information: ID: 74; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 84973
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