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Library Tributes: Making A Difference

Tributes celebrates the contributions of faculty and others to students' lives, Salisbury University’s commitment to educational excellence, and the library's support of that mission and the people who make it possible. Purchase a book to honor or remember a faculty member, administrator or friend of the University who has encouraged, inspired, motivated and demonstrated personal concern for Salisbury's students.


Books in honor or memory of others not affiliated with the University are also welcome.

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Academic freedom in the wired world A Friend Dr. Harry Basehart
Algae Julie V. Duer Dr. Harry Womack
Amazing Rare Things Richard Culver Laurel Campbell
American War Poetry: an anthology A Friend Dr. Michael Waters
Animal rights Blackwell Library Susan Wheatley
Aquinas, Ethics and Philosophy of Religion Blackwell Library Jerome Miller
Art: Over 2500 works from cave to contemporary Blackwell Library Ursula Ehrhardt
Art Matters: Strategies, Ideas and Activities A Friend Kent Kimmel
Attention in a social world Blackwell Library Dr. Alfred Witkofsky
Basketball & Philosophy A Friend Carolyn Huston
Best Practices for High School
Classrooms: What Award-Winning
Secondary Teachers do
Blackwell Library Dr. Rowland Frank
Best Practices for Teaching Reading Blackwell Library John Wolinski
Beyond the Foster Care System A Friend Robert Long
Body and Soul: Cinematic Vision of Robert Adrich Blackwell Library Andy Reese
Body Brilliance A Friend Grady Armstrong
Bethern of the Net Blackwell Library William Grogan
Boredom: A Lively History Blackwell Library Dr. Eugene White
Broadway Musicals, 1943-2004 Richard Givens II Arthur Delpaz
Ceramic millennium Blackwell Library Marie Cavallero
Chemistry for Environmental & Earth Sciences Blackwell Library John Tyvoll
The Complete Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, vols. 36 & 37 Dr. Lucy Morrison Dr. Raymond Whall
Complete Classic Pilates Method Blackwell Library Grady Armstrong
Conjuring the Folk: Forms of
Modernity in African America
Blackwell Library Dr. Wavie Gibson
Continuing to Care: Older Americans and Their Families Blackwell Library Dr. Tereza Sidrack
Divided America Blackwell Library Harry Basehart
The Dose Makes the Poison: A Plain-Language Guide to Toxicology Blackwell Library Dr. Elichia Venso
Educational Psychology: A Century
of Contributions
Blackwell Library Dr. Eva Anderson
Egypt: How a Lost Civilization was Discovered A Friend Elwood Collins
The Elements of Mentoring, rev.ed. Richard Culver Dr. Rosemary Thomas
Encyclopedia of African-American Business Richard Givens II Samuel R. Brown
Encyclopedia of Media & Politics in America Richard Givens II Harry Basehart
Encyclopedia of New Religious Movements Richard Givens II Jerome Miller
Encyclopedia ofVaudeville Blackwell Library Dr. Laura Marasco
ESPN College Football Encyclopedia Blackwell Library John Fields
Essentials of Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Richard Givens II William D. Church
Ethical Standards in Social Work Richard Givens II

J. Joseph Hart

Ethnicity and gender at work A Friend Charletta House
Evaluating Campaign Quality Richard Givens II Harry Basehart
Face to Face with Orchestra & Chorus Richard Givens II Ray Ziegler
Final Solutions: Mass Killing & Genocide in the 20th Century Dr. Tony Whall Kit Zak
Freshwater Algae of North America Blackwell Library Harry Womack
Friendships in childhood & adolescence Blackwell Library Dr. Natalie Hopson
Future of Nursing Blackwell Library Dr. Susan Battistoni
Gender and Elections Blackwell Library Charletta House
Germ Theory: Medical Pioneers in Infectious Diseases Blackwell Library Cynthia Cowall
Government documents librarianship: a guide for the neo-depository era Blackwell Library Sharon Phillips
Handbook of adolescent literacy research Blackwell Library Dorsey Hammond
Handbook of child and adolescent drug and substance abuse Blackwell Library Dr. Natalia Hoenigmann
Handbook of Death and Dying Blackwell Library Dr. Robert Graff
Handbook of Offshore Cruising Blackwell Library Carol Williamson
Handbook of Research on Teaching
the English Language Arts
Blackwell Library Dr. Amy Meekins
History as Evidence: Nursing Inventions Through Time Blackwell Library Dr. Karen Badros
Hitler, 1889-1936: Hubris Lisa McNeal Pi Gamma Mu
How Mathematicians Think Blackwell Library Donald Cathcart
How Students (Mis)Understand Science and Mathematics: Intuitive Rules Blackwell Library Dr. Geraldine Rossi
Inheritance of Loss A Friend

Dr. Tony Whall

Inside Mecca Muslim Student Assoc. Donna Test
Inside the Undergraduate Experience A Friend Carol Williamson
Interrogating America Through Theatre and Performance Blackwell Library Gerald Patt
Introduction to classical mechanics Blackwell Library Rich McKenzie
Islamic Technology: An Illustrated History Muslim Student Assoc. Dr. Carol Williamson
Investing in College: A Guide for the Perplexed A Friend Beverly Horner
Lavoisier in the Year One: The Birth of a New Science A Friend David Buchanan
Lawn: A History of an American Obsession A Friend Rece Landen Johnson (Son of Rebecca Rosing-Johnson)
Legal aspects of the music industry Blackwell Library Susan Cabral
Leni: Life & Works of Leni Riefenstahl A Friend Andy Reese
The Life and Love of Trees Blackwell Library Dr. Joan Maloof
Life of John Milton Blackwell Library Dr. Thomas Erskine
Loss, Trauma and Resilience A Friend Ellen Zinner
Lucille Clifton: Her Life & Letters Blackwell Library Michael Waters
Masks: Faces of Culture Blackwell Library Dr. Andrew Hepburn
Math Made Visual Donald Cathcart Kathleen Shannon
Mathematics in computing Blackwell Library Dr. Harel Barzilai
Medicine, health and society Blackwell Library Dr. Charles Cipolla
Multiplayer Classroom: Designing Coursework as a Game Blackwell Library Dr. John Bing
Multiple Streams of Internet Income A Friend Jack Spence
Music as Thought Richard Givens II Patricia D. Wray
Music in the Galant Style Richard Givens II Patricia D. Wray
Nacho and Lolita A Friend Amy Stiegler
Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science Blackwell Library Dr. Ben Greene
Navigating the new pedagogy Blackwell Library Dr. Dennis Pataniczek
New Encyclopedia of Golf, 3rd
American Edition
Blackwell Library Barry King
A New Face on the Countryside:
Indians, Colonists, and Slaves in South Atlantic Forests, 1500-1800
Pi Gamma Mu Drs. Ackerson, Miller, Perreault, Neville, Ragan, Small, Whaley
Not for profit: why democracy needs the humanities Blackwell Library Fran Kane
Novel Beginnings Blackwell Library Darrell Hagar
One hundred & one beautiful small towns in France Blackwell Library Arlene White
Planet Earth: As You've Never Seen It Before M. Perdue Karen Wilson
Planet Earth: The Making of an Epic Series M. Perdue Karen Wilson
Planet Ocean: Voyage to the Heart of the Marine Realm Blackwell Library Dr. Thomas Jones
Planning health promotion programs, 3rd edition Blackwell Library Dr. Catherine Walsh
Political Economy of American Industrialization, 1877-1900 Blackwell Library Dr. Robert Rosing
Politics of accounting regulation Blackwell Library Dr. Robert Dombrowski
Print, pattern and colour for paper and fabric A Friend Judith Fischer
Prisoners: A Muslim & a Jew Across the Middle East Divide Blackwell Library Kit Zak
Project management Blackwell Library Dr. Catherine Beise
Promise of Welfare Reform Blackwell Library Robert Long
Reception of Bach's Organ Works from Mendelssohn to Brahms A Friend Fred Marino
Recycled Culture in Contemporary Art and Film: The Uses of Nostalgia Blackwell Library Dr. James Welsh
Research for advanced practice nurses Blackwell Library Karin Johnson
Rodale's All-New Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening: The Indispensable
Resource for Every Gardener
Blackwell Library Terry Daenzer
The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection Amy Jones Patricia Errett Markely
Roman Shakespeare Blackwell Library Dr. William Zak
Roots of the Classical: Popular origins of Western Music Richard Givens II Jessie Fleming
Saving Higher Education in the Age of Money A Friend Len Foxwell
See Jane Lead: 99 Ways for Women to Take Charge A Friend Donna Test
Slave Counterpoint: Black Culture in
the Eighteenth-Century Chesapeake
and Lowcountry
Ryan Cox Pi Gamma Mu
Southwestern Desert Resources Blackwell Library Dr. Richard Hunter
Sports and Games of the Ancients Blackwell Library Dr. K. Nelson Butler
Starting with Stories: Engaging Multiple Intelligences A Friend Carolyn Bowden
Studies in Outdoor Recreation: Search
and Research for Satisfaction
Blackwell Library Dean Burroughs
Taking Action, Saving Lives Blackwell Library Vaughn Wagner
Techniques in Adlerian Psychology A Friend Dr. Robert McBrien
The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology A Friend J. Joseph Hart, Jr.
The Love of Nature and the End of the
World: The Unspoken Dimensions of
Environmental Concern
Blackwell Library Dr. Kathleen Fox
The Beauty of Ramadan: a guide to the Muslim month of Prayer and Fasting for Muslims and non-Muslims SU Muslim Student Association Marylane McGlinchey
The One and the Many: Reading Isaiah Berlin A Friend Barry King
The Performer's Voice Richard Givens II Ray Ziegler
The Secular Conscience A Friend Jerome Miller
The Third Reich: A New History Pi Gamma Mu Pi Gamma Mu
The Unknown Tour de France A Friend Jim Phillips
Thinking About Tomorrow: Reinventing Yourself at Midlife A Friend Augustine DiGiovanna
Thinking with Type A Friend Linda DiGiovanna
To Bear Witness A Friend Kit Zak
Towing Icebergs, Falling Dominoes,
and Other Adventures in Applied
Blackwell Library Dr. Thomas Horseman
Transcultural caring dynamics in nursing… Blackwell Library Mary Kane
Transition Metals in the Synthesis of
Complex Organic Molecules
Blackwell Library Dr. Edward Schaffer
Trends in human performance research Blackwell Library Dr. Susan Muller
Unbroken: A World War II Story Amy Jones William A. Markley
Understanding French Verse: Guide for Singers Blackwell Library Gerry St. Martin
Unfree French: Life Under the Occupation A Friend Gerry St. Martin
University Libraries and Environments Blackwell Library Dr. Alice Bahr
Up Where We Belong: Helping African American & Latino Students A Friend John Fields
A Visit to a Mosque in America (DVD) Muslim Student Assoc. Melanie Stefursky
Welcome to the Dreamhouse Blackwell Library Dr. Donald Singleton
West Virginia Quilts and Quiltmakers Blackwell Library Judith Fischer
What God hath wrought Blackwell Library Don Whaley
Women and Elective Office Blackwell Library Charletta House
Women in Higher Education: An
Blackwell Library Dr. Carol Williamson
Woodrow Wilson Pi Gamma Mu Drs. Bowler, Lewis,
Perreault, Small
Word, like fire: Martha Stewart, the Bible, and the rights of African Americans Blackwell Library Dr. Clara Small
Working in social work: the real world… Blackwell Library Frances Sistrunk
World Graphic Design: Contemporary
Graphics from Africa, the Far East,
Latin America and the Middle East
Blackwell Library Dr. Kent Kimmel
Write an effective funding application: a guide for researchers & scholars Blackwell Library Betsey Corby
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A Forest of Voices: Reading & Writing
the Environment
Dr. Andrew Hepburn Dr. Sarah Sharbach
A Good Day's Work A Friend R. Belcher
After the cure: the untold stories of breast cancer Blackwell Library Rena Williams
After the New Testament: A Reader
in early Christianity
Book Club Dr. Mary Gay Calcott
American Horticultural Society A-Z
Encyclopedia of Garden Plants
Blackwell Library Thomas Bromley
(Husband of Lois Bromley)
American Methodist Worship Blackwell Library Rev. Gloria S. Jenkins
(Mother of Iris Jenkins)
Art and Homosexuality Blackwell Library Polly Stewart
The Art of the Salon: The Triumph of 10th-Century Painting Louise Smith Lois E. Smith
Bernard Malamud: a Writer's Life A Friend Mary Alois Matthews
Black Forest Cuisine: Classic Blending of European Flavors A Friend Anneliesse Zacharias
(Mother of Klaudia Thompson)
Bolivia’s Radical Tradition Dr. Elizabeth Curtin Dr. Sarah Sharbach
Bowling: Handbook of Bowling Psychology A Friend Robert Disbennett Sr.
(Father of Robb Disbennett)
Building a Peaceful Society Richard Culver Rev. Charles Phillip “Phil” Bosserman
China Witness: Voices from a Silent Generation Blackwell Library Melvin Ang
Climate and ecosystems Blackwell Library Terry Daenzer
Coltrane: The Story of a Sound A Friend Bill LaVorgna
Cooking in other people’s kitchens: domestic workers in the south, 1865-1960 Dr. Elizabeth Curtin Dr. James McCallops
Darius Bell and the Glitter Pool Richard Culver Anne Sullivan
Deadrise and Cross-planked A Friend R. Hursey Porter, Jr.
Digging to America A Friend Dr. Bill Goff
Documenting Eighteenth Century Satire Blackwell Library James R. Thrash
Early Buildings & Historic Artifacts in
Tidewater Maryland: The Eastern
Blackwell Library Dr. William Wroten
Elgar the Music Maker A Friend Elizabeth Rawson Jackson MacGill
Encyclopedia of Bioethics, 3rd Edition Faculty/Students/Friends
Philosophy Dept.
Dr. George Walsh
Fighter Pilot Jazz: Role of the P-47 and the Spirited Guys A Friend Thomas C. Shelton
(Father of Wayne Shelton)
Finding Your Visual Voice A Friend Virginia Wilson Jones
(Mother of Tom Jones)
Frank Gehry: the houses Richard Culver Jeffrey S. McNeill
Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians A Friend G. Gail Mormon
(Sister of Timothy O'Rourke)
French Cinema: From Its Beginnings
to the Present
Blackwell Library Steven Payne
Golf in America Richard Culver Edward S. Adams
Great American Symphony Richard Culver W. Richard Holloway
Harriet Martineau and the Irish Question Richard Culver Julia “Jean” Hermann
Hawks and Owls of Eastern North America Richard Culver Elizabeth "Libby" Collins
Hidden: The Intimate Lives of Gay Men Past and Present Elizabeth Curtin James McCallops
Hollywood and the American Historical Film Elizabeth Curtin Dr. Thomas Erskine
Hothouse Kids: Dilemma of the Gifted Child A Friend Richard Hooks
(Husband of Brenda Hooks)
The Illusion of Freedom: Scotland under Nationalism Richard Culver Audrey Stewart
Illustrated Theater Production Guide Richard Culver Anne Sullivan
Impaled upon a thistle: Scotland since 1880 Richard Culver Grizelle Muire MacNair Hill
In Balanchine's Company A Friend Pat Roberts
(Mother of Chris Roberts)
In Pursuit of Knowledge A Friend Marianna Holloway
India after Gandhi Blackwell Library Siddheswar Chakraborty
Interior design of the 20th century A Friend Susan Tontonoz
Interpersonal Edge A Friend Janet Horne
Inventing a Discipline: Rhetoric
Scholarship in Honor of Richard E.
A Friend Mary McKenna Curtin
(Mother of Dr. Curtin)
Is There an Ethicist in the House? A Friend Helen Kane
(Mother of Francis Kane)
Jazz on the River A Friend Sam Ellis (Grandfather of Rosemary Thomas)
John Milton: Life, Writing, Reputation Richard Culver Dr. Thomas Erskine
Journalism in the United States Richard Culver John Bozman
Knowledge Management Handbook Liz Wallace Jacy Classing (Daughter of Elizabeth Wallace)
Learning to live finally Thomas F. Johnson, Jr. Dr. George Walsh
Levinas, Judaism, and the Feminine:
The Silent Footsteps of Rebecca
A Friend Harriet Nickel Hatley
(Mother of Dr. Hatley)
Lost Eagles: One Man’s Mission to Find Missing Airmen in Two World Wars Blackwell Library Eston "Chick" Wyatt
Making Room for Making Art A Friend Betty White (Mother-in-Law of Dr. Timothy O'Rourke)
Making Sense of the Bible Reading Group Members Dr. Mary Gay Calcott
Mark Rothko: the art of transcendence A Friend Jane W. Bailey
Manhood in America: A Cultural History Erin McKenzie Dr. James McCallops
Meetings of the Overseers of the Poor
for Accomack & St. Georges Parish,
September 1787-1819
E. Neil & Helen Carey Idabelle W. Thomas
Merlin: Knowledge and Power Through the Ages Elizabeth Curtin Polly Stewart
Most Democratic Branch: How the Courts Serve America A Friend Henry Hanna Sr.
(Father of Henry Hanna III)
Mothers on the Fast Track A Friend Zelma Clark
(Mother of Donna Keener)
Muggles, Monsters and Magicians: A Literary Analysis of the Harry Potter Series Richard Culver Rachel Alyssa Shockley
Music in Christian Worship A Friend Marian Zeigler
(Mother of Ray Zeigler)
Night Again: Contemporary Fiction
from Vietnam
Blackwell Library Dr. Mary Gay Calcott
Nurturing Spirit Through Song: Life of Mary K. Oyer A Friend Mildred Duitscher
(Wife of David Duitscher)
Nylon and Bombs: DuPont and the March of Modern America Blackwell Library John Waldron, Jr. (Father of Jerry Waldron)
Old Ocean City: The Journal and Photographs of Robert Craighead Walker, 1904-1916 Richard Culver Ron Bassett
Oops! Richard Culver Anne Sullivan
Orpheus in Manhattan Henry and Dara Hanna Mary Lee Leister
Party of the People: A History of the
Carol Wilkes William Rogers Etheridge
Photographing Nature Richard Culver Rick Maloof
Poles Apart: Parallel Visions of the
Arctic and Antarctic
Blackwell Library May Hatton Truitt
Post-9/11 Cinema Richard Culver Ellen R. Watson
The Prague Spring and the Warsaw Pact Invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 Blackwell Library Robert Berry
Presidential Companion Erin McKenzie James McCallops
Prodigal Daughters Anna Burwash Lois Ann Hart
Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement Richard Culver William A. Niskanen
Robert Schumann: the book of songs Blackwell Library Carolyn L. Murray
Schoolhouses, Courthouses, and Statehouses Richard Culver Elizabeth Ann Culver
Science in the Service of Children Blackwell Library Alfred K. Talbot
Shaping the Industrial Century Blackwell Library Allen R. Dudley (Father of Janet Dudley-Eshbach)
Ships and Science Blackwell Library Jeffrey McNeill
Singing Life of Birds A Friend William H. Arnold (Father of Linda DiGiovanna)
Spiral Up... and Other Management Secrets Behind Wildly Successful Initiatives A Friend John "Jack" Waldron
(Father of Jerry Waldron)
Super Profits and Crises: Modern
U.S. Capitalism
A Friend Anthony Topolski
(Husband of Joann Topolski)
Tales of Fishes A Friend Joseph J. Barse
(Father of Ann Barse)
Teaching in a Special Education Classroom Henry & Dara Hanna Katie Jenkins
The Accomack County Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I E. Neil & Helen Carey Idabelle W. Thomas
The Book of Numbers Blackwell Library Antoinette Tardiff
(Mother of Dr. Tardiff)
The End of Cinema as We Know it A Friend Steven Payne
(Son of Sharon Payne)
The Environmental Justice: William O. Douglas and American Conservation Mrs. Karen Archambault Dr. Sarah Sharbach
The Garden Primer A Friend Jacqueline (Jackie Sue) Cooper
The Joy of Chemistry A Friend Allen R. Dudley (Father of Janet Dudley-Eshbach
The Passive Solar House: Using Solar
Design to Heat & Cool Your Home
Dr. Andrew Hepburn Dr. Sarah Sharbach
The Powerful Bond between People and Pets: our boundless connections to companion animals Stephanie Fridie Beverly J. Fridie
The Presidency in the Era of 24-hour News A Friend Mable M.B. Hanna
The Road Dr. Tony Whall Robert Blake (Brother-
in-law of Tony Whall)
The Ultimate Guide to Surfcasting Allison Adkins Keith Adkins
Tobacco and Slaves Anna Burwash Lois Ann Hart
To Conquer Hell Blackwell Library Eston "Chick" Wyatt
Tree House Richard Culver Anne Sullivan
Unaccompanied Bach: Performing the Solo Works Henry Hanna Ellen Ingram Fretterd
Varieties of Anomalous Experience: Examining the Scientific Evidence Blackwell Library Dr. Edmund Delaney
Ventures into Childland: Victorians,
Fairy Tales, and Femininity
A Friend Nan Whall
(Mother of Dr. Whall)
Virginia Woolf’s Ethics of the Short Story Elizabeth Calcott Wootten Mary Gay Calcott
We will be heard A Friend Carol Jean B. Smith
Wild Delmarva Blackwell Library Mr. John Curtin
Women Film Directors Blackwell Library Marge Wyatt
(Mother of Susan Wheatley)
Words Alone: W.B. Yeats and His Inheritance Richard Culver Julia “Jean” Herrmann
Yesterday on the Chesapeake Bay A Friend Edgar Grogan Shelor
Your Neighbor the Alley Cat Richard Culver Mia Vye

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