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This list of books authored or co-authored by current UT Knoxville faculty is a sample of the rich creativity and rigorous scholarship of our researchers and instructors.

To suggest additions to this list, please contact Charles Primm at 865-974-5180 or primmc@utk.edu.
 


 

Peterson Field Guide to Finding Mammals in North America

Author: Vladimir Dinets
If you’re planning to visit Yellowstone National Park, what animals can you expect to see? When should a photographer visit to get a shot of a gray fox? This book tells you how to look, where to go, and what you are likely to find there.

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Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight

Author: Margaret Lazarus Dean
In the 1960s, humans took their first steps away from Earth, and for a time our possibilities in space seemed endless. But in a time of austerity and in the wake of high-profile disasters like Challenger, that dream has ended.

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The End of Satisfaction: Drama and Repentance in the Age of Shakespeare

Author: Heather Hirschfeld
This book recovers the historical specificity and the conceptual vigor of the term “satisfaction” during the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries.

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Controlling Contested Places: Late Antique Antioch and the Spatial Politics of Religious Controversy

Author: Christine Shepardson
This book maps the city of Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) through the topographically sensitive vocabulary of cultural geography, demonstrating the critical role played by physical and rhetorical spatial contests during the tumultuous fourth century.

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Hiking Trails of the Great Smoky Mountains

Author: Kenneth Wise
This book is an essential guide to one of America’s most breathtaking and rugged national parks. The second edition is completely updated, giving outdoor enthusiasts the most current information they need to explore this world-renowned wilderness.

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