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Reading lists for college-bound students
Estell, Doug.
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Third edition.
Publication Information:
Lawrenceville, NJ : Arco/Thomson Learning, [2000]

Physical Description:
xiv, 401 pages ; 21 cm
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At head of title: Arco.

"An Arco book"--T.p. verso.
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Z1039.C65 E88 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Parenting
Z1039.C65 E88 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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Get a head start on college success with this must-have guide to the books that college and university professors think are important--and why. Includes an annotated list of the 100 books most often recommended by the leading schools.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. xi
Forewordp. xiii
Chapter 1 Why You Need This Book!p. 1
Chapter 2 How to Use This Bookp. 9
Chapter 3 The Most-Often Recommended Authors and Worksp. 19
Chapter 4 The College and University Listsp. 35
Alabama, University of, ALp. 35
Alaska Pacific University, AKp. 37
Amherst College, MAp. 39
Arizona State University, AZp. 40
Auburn University, ALp. 41
Ball State University, INp. 47
Barnard College, Columbia University, NYp. 54
Baylor University, TXp. 57
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PAp. 60
Boston College, MAp. 62
Brandeis University, MAp. 64
Bucknell University, PAp. 69
Butler University, INp. 72
California, Berkeley, University of, CAp. 73
California, Davis, University of, CAp. 76
California Institute of Technology, CAp. 82
Centenary College, LAp. 83
Clarkson University, NYp. 84
Colby College, MEp. 85
Colorado College, COp. 86
Colorado, University of, at Boulder, COp. 89
Columbia College, Columbia University, NYp. 90
Cornell University, NYp. 95
Creighton University, NEp. 102
Davidson College, NCp. 105
Delaware, University of, DEp. 107
Denison University, OHp. 109
Denver, University of, COp. 115
DePaul University, ILp. 118
DePauw University, INp. 120
Duke University, NCp. 123
Duquesne University, PAp. 125
Elizabethtown College, PAp. 126
Emory University, GAp. 127
Florida Institute of Technology, FLp. 131
Florida State University, FLp. 133
Fordham University, NYp. 134
Gallaudet University, DCp. 134
Georgetown University, DCp. 136
George Washington University, DCp. 138
Hamilton College, NYp. 140
Harvard University, MAp. 141
Hawaii Pacific College, HIp. 149
Hillsdale College, MIp. 150
Hofstra University, NYp. 152
Hollins College, VAp. 153
Holy Names College, CAp. 154
Illinois Wesleyan University, ILp. 155
Indiana University, INp. 158
Indianapolis, University of, INp. 163
Iowa, University of, IAp. 168
James Madison University, VAp. 170
Kalamazoo College, MIp. 171
Kansas State University, KSp. 172
Kansas, University of, KSp. 173
Kentucky, University of, KYp. 179
Kenyon College, OHp. 180
Knox College, ILp. 181
Louisville, University of, KYp. 182
Loyola College, MDp. 189
Lyon College, ARp. 194
Maine, University of, MEp. 196
Marietta College, OHp. 197
Marquette University, WIp. 198
Maryland, University of, MDp. 215
Messiah College, PAp. 218
Miami University, OHp. 219
Michigan, University of, MIp. 224
Minnesota, University of, MNp. 227
Montana, University of, MTp. 229
Montana State University, MTp. 230
Mount Holyoke College, MAp. 234
Mount Union College, OHp. 239
Nebraska, University of, NEp. 241
Northeastern University, MAp. 243
Notre Dame, University of, INp. 244
Occidental College, CAp. 247
Ohio State University, OHp. 250
Oral Roberts University, OKp. 253
Oregon State University, ORp. 259
Pennsylvania, University of, PAp. 268
Pennsylvania State University, PAp. 270
Pomona College, CAp. 271
Presbyterian College, SCp. 272
Princeton University, NJp. 273
Purdue University, INp. 275
Randolph-Macon Woman's College, VAp. 279
Rochester, University of, NYp. 280
Rutgers-Newark University, NJp. 282
St. John's College, MD and NMp. 289
Siena College, NYp. 294
Smith College, MAp. 296
South Dakota State University, SDp. 297
Spelman College, GAp. 300
State University of New York at Albany, NYp. 301
Stetson University, FLp. 302
Swarthmore College, PAp. 302
Temple University, PAp. 304
Texas at Austin, University of, TXp. 308
Trinity College, CTp. 314
Tulsa, University of, OKp. 315
University of the Pacific, CAp. 320
University of the South, TNp. 322
Vassar College, NYp. 326
Vermont, University of, VTp. 332
Virginia, University of, VAp. 340
Washington State University, WAp. 345
Washington University in St. Louis, MOp. 347
Wheaton College, MAp. 349
Williams College, MAp. 350
Wittenberg University, OHp. 353
Wright State University, OHp. 356
Yale University, CTp. 371
Yeshiva University, NYp. 372
Chapter 5 Special Interest Lists and Major Literary Awardsp. 375