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Our wonderful selection of books on Purdue include two books published for Purdue’s 150th Anniversary, Ever True and Purdue at 150, biographies on notable Purdue alumni, a new collection of Neil Armstrong’s letters, and many others.


 

Ever True: 150 Years of Giant Leaps at Purdue University

by John Norberg

 

 

 

 

Purdue at 150: A Visual History of Student Life

by David M. Hovde, Adriana Harmeyer, Neal Harmeyer, and Sammie L. Morris

 

 

 

 

A Reluctant Icon: Letters to Neil Armstrong

edited by James R. Hansen

 

 

 

 

Wings of Their Dreams: Purdue in Flight, Second Edition

by John Norberg

 

 

 

 

Dear Neil Armstrong: Letters to the First Man From All Mankind

edited by James R. Hansen

 

 

 

 

Calculated Risk: The Supersonic Life and Times of Gus Grissom

by George Leopold

 

 

 

 

Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as NASA’s Record-Setting Frequent Flyer

by Jerry Ross and John Norberg

 

 

 

 

Becoming a Spacewalker: My Journey to the Stars

by Jerry L. Ross and Susan G. Gunderson

 

 

 

 

The Deans’ Bible: Five Purdue Women and Their Quest for Equality

by Angie Klink

 

 

 

 

A Purdue Icon: Creation, Life, and Legacy

edited by James L. Mullins

 

 

 

 

 

Slow Ball Cartoonist: The Extraordinary Life of Indiana Native and Pulitzer Prize Winner John T. McCutcheon of the Chicago Tribune

by Tony Garel-Frantzen

 

 

 

 

 

For the Good of the Farmer: A Biography of John Harrison Skinner, Dean of Purdue Agriculture

by Frederick Whitford

 

 

 

 

A University of Tradition: The Spirit of Purdue, Second Edition

by Purdue Reamer Club

 

 

 

 

Just Call Me Orville: The Story of Orville Redenbacher

by Robert W. Topping

 

 

 

 

Heartbeat of the University: 125 Years of Purdue Bands

by John Norberg

 

 

 

 

 

Divided Paths, Common Ground: The Story of Mary Matthews and Lella Gaddis, Pioneering Purdue Women Who Introduced Science into the Home

by Angie Klink

 

 

 

 

Ross-Ade: Their Purdue Stories, Stadium, and Legacies

by Robert C. Kriebel

 

 

 

 

Uncle: My Journey with John Purdue

by Irena McCammon Scott

 

 

 

 

The Queen of American Agriculture: A Biography of Virginia Claypool Meredith

by Frederick Whitford, Andrew G. Martin, and Phyllis Mattheis

 

 

 

 

 

The Grand Old Man of Purdue University and Indiana Agriculture: The Biography of William Carroll Latta

by Frederick Whitford and Andrew G. Martin

 

 

 

 

Midas of the Wabash: A Biography of John Purdue

by Robert C. Kriebel

 

 

 

 

Letters of George Ade

edited by Terence Tobin

 

 

 

 

Force for Change: The Class of 1950

by John Norberg

 

 

 

 

 

Edward Charles Elliott, Educator

by Frank K. Burrin

 

 

 

 

The Hovde Years: A Biography of Frederick L. Hovde

by Robert W. Topping

 

 

 

Richard Owen: Scotland 1810, Indiana 1890

by Victor Lincoln Albjerg

 

 

 

 

My Amiable Uncle: Recollections of Booth Tarkington

by Susanah Mayberry

 

 

 

 

The Dean: A Biography of A. A. Potter

by Robert B. Eckles

 

 

 


 

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