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"What shall we do with the Negro?" - Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America by Escott, Paul D., 1947-

"What shall we do with the Negro?" - Lincoln, white racism, and Civil War America

Consulting a broad range of contemporary newspapers, magazines, books, army records, government documents, publications of citizens' organizations, letters, diaries, and other sources, Paul D. Escott examines the attitudes and actions of Northerners and Southerners regarding the future of African Americans after the end of slavery. -- From publisher description.

Jan 26, 2015
20 pounds younger - the life-transforming plan for a fitter, sexier you! by Promaulayko, Michele, author.

20 pounds younger - the life-transforming plan for a fitter, sexier you!

"Promaulayko shares insider secrets that she learned directly from the country's smartest minds in wellness as the editor-in-chief of Women's Health and now at the helm of Yahoo Health, a digital magazine. Promaulayko presents a plan of action for melting stubborn fat, toning and shaping muscle, and erasing the aging effects of stress and poor health habits"--Amazon.com.

Jan 26, 2015
25 10-minute plays for teens by Harbison, Lawrence (EDT)

25 10-minute plays for teens

A collection of one-act plays featuring teenage characters includes plays by such authors as Don Nigro, Wendy MacLeod, C.S. Hanson, and Constance Congdon.

Jan 26, 2015
25 Lessons in Mindfulness - Now Time for Healthy Living by Ameli, Rezvan.

25 Lessons in Mindfulness - Now Time for Healthy Living

Jan 26, 2015
30 events that shaped the church - learning from scandal, intrigue, war, and revival by Gansky, Alton.

30 events that shaped the church - learning from scandal, intrigue, war, and revival

Thirty course-altering events that shaped the history of the Christian church are brought to life by Alton Gansky.

Jan 23, 2015
50 Shortcuts to a Sugar-free Life - How Pistachios, Olive Oil, and a Good Night's Sleep Can Help You Overcome Sugar Addiction for a Longer, Healthier Life by Paulun, Fredrik

50 Shortcuts to a Sugar-free Life - How Pistachios, Olive Oil, and a Good Night's Sleep Can Help You Overcome Sugar Addiction for a Longer, Healthier Life

Jan 23, 2015
88 days to Kandahar - a CIA diary by Grenier, Robert (Robert L.)

88 days to Kandahar - a CIA diary

Jan 26, 2015
A Death on Diamond Mountain - A True Story of Obsession, Madness, and the Path to Enlightenment by Carney, Scott

A Death on Diamond Mountain - A True Story of Obsession, Madness, and the Path to Enlightenment

Jan 23, 2015
A Disease Called Childhood - Why ADHD Became an American Epidemic by Wedge, Marilyn

A Disease Called Childhood - Why ADHD Became an American Epidemic

Jan 26, 2015
A fifty-year silence - love, war, and a ruined house in France by Richmond Mouillot, Miranda.

A fifty-year silence - love, war, and a ruined house in France

Jan 26, 2015
A forgotten sisterhood - pioneering black women educators and activists in the Jim Crow South by McCluskey, Audrey T.

A forgotten sisterhood - pioneering black women educators and activists in the Jim Crow South

Jan 22, 2015
A good food day - reboot your health with food that tastes great by Canora, Marco.

A good food day - reboot your health with food that tastes great

Provides recipes for nutritious meals that emphasize the natural flavors of key ingredients and are pleasing to a food lover's palate, including options for every meal of the day as well as a list of pantry staples.

Jan 26, 2015
A list of things that didn't kill me - a memoir by Schmidt, Jason, 1972- author.

A list of things that didn't kill me - a memoir

Jason Schmidt wasn't surprised when he came home one day during his junior year of high school and found his father, Mark, crawling around in a giant pool of blood. Things like that had been happening a lot since Mark had been diagnosed with HIV, three years earlier. Jason's life with Mark was full of secrets--about drugs, crime, and sex. If the straights--people with normal lives--ever found out any of those secrets, the police would come. Jason's home would be torn apart. So the rule, since Ja

Jan 22, 2015
A monk in the bee hive - a short discourse on bees, monks and sacred geometry by Taylor, Skye ann louise, author.

A monk in the bee hive - a short discourse on bees, monks and sacred geometry

Beekeeping and monasticism have for centuries been partners, and here this ancient practice continues, combining the mystery of the soul with the magic of the hive.

Jan 21, 2015
A new season - a Robertson family love story of brokenness and redemption by Robertson, Alan, 1965- author.

A new season - a Robertson family love story of brokenness and redemption

Two stars of the (3z(BDuck Dynasty(3y(B television program recall how infidelity, deceit, distrust, and shame nearly drove the Christian-values-promoting couple to divorce, and how they saved their marriage through commitment and hard work.

Jan 26, 2015
A practical guide to Ubuntu Linux by Sobell, Mark G.

A practical guide to Ubuntu Linux

Jan 22, 2015
A teen guide to buying bonds by Gagne, Tammy.

A teen guide to buying bonds

Provides a guide for investing for teens, showing how buying bonds, including municipal and corporate, can be a low-risk way to earn money.

Jan 26, 2015
A teen guide to safe-haven savings by Gagne, Tammy.

A teen guide to safe-haven savings

Provides a guide for saving for teens, detailing the ways that money can earn interest, from savings and money market accounts to investments and annuities.

Jan 26, 2015
A Tender Struggle - Story of a Marriage by Bremer, Krista

A Tender Struggle - Story of a Marriage

Jan 26, 2015
A-Z of embroidered motifs. by

A-Z of embroidered motifs.

This title features over 120 bullion designs, 146 step-by-step photographs, hints, and patterns for embroidered motifs. From clowns to airships to roses and lavendar, this book is full of inspirational ideas and practical advice.

Jan 26, 2015