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Anatomy 360° - the ultimate visual guide to the human body by Roebuck, Jamie, author.

Anatomy 360° - the ultimate visual guide to the human body

Aug 26, 2015
Android tablets for dummies by Gookin, Dan, author.

Android tablets for dummies

With Gookin's helpful advice, you can train your Android tablet to do you bidding. From using the address book and navigation system to making phone calls and video chats, this guide has solutions to common problems, as well as information on protecting your tablet and securing your data.

Aug 26, 2015
Because we say so by Chomsky, Noam.

Because we say so

""Chomsky is a global phenomenon. perhaps the most widely read voice on foreign policy on the planet."--New York Times Book Review"Unwavering political contrarian Noam Chomsky smart-bombs the US military's global Interventions. Shock and awe!"--Vanity FairBecause We Say So presents more than thirty concise, forceful commentaries on US politics and global power. Written between 2011 and 2015, Noam Chomsky's arguments forge a persuasive counter-narrative to official accounts of US politics and pol

Aug 26, 2015
The beer bible by Alworth, Jeff, author.

The beer bible

"A "beer lover's guide, including more than 100 types to know, arranged style by style"--Jacket.

Aug 26, 2015
Behind the curtain - a peek at life from within the ER by Sterling, Jeffrey E., physician, author

Behind the curtain - a peek at life from within the ER

"Revealing and unflinching, 'Behind the Curtain' offers an unfiltered look inside the real-life traumas and triumphs that define emergency medicine. . . . Both an enlightening memoir and an unforgiving mirror reflecting the best and worst of human behavior, 'Behind the Curtain' unveils the insidious consequences of everyday risks and seemingly innocuous habits."--Back cover.

Aug 26, 2015
Blue blood by Conlon, Edward, 1965-

Blue blood

Harvard-educated Edward Conlon is fourth-generation NYPD. Having ascended the ranks from South Bronx beat cop to detective, he knows the city as well as any person can. And what's more--he knows how to tell the stories that bring the city to life as no book ever has.

Aug 26, 2015
Book of the Hopi by Waters, Frank, 1902-1995.

Book of the Hopi

"Thirty elders of the ancient Hopi tribe of Northern Arizona ... reveal the Hopi worldview. They record their myths and legends, and the meaning of their religious rituals and ceremonies ..."--Publisher's description from back cover.

Aug 26, 2015
Agnes Martin - her life and art by Princenthal, Nancy, author.

Agnes Martin - her life and art

An illustrated profile of the National Medal of the Arts-winning postwar painter explores her struggles with mental illness and her influence on period forms, sharing insights into the themes and techniques she employed.

Aug 26, 2015
Fail, fail again, fail better by Chödrön, Pema.

Fail, fail again, fail better

Aug 26, 2015
For the love - fighting for grace in a world of impossible standards by Hatmaker, Jen, author.

For the love - fighting for grace in a world of impossible standards

"Bestselling author Jen Hatmaker is convinced life can be lovely and fun and courageous and kind. She knows how the squeeze of this life can make us competitive and judgmental, how we can lose love for others and then for ourselves"--Jacket.

Aug 26, 2015
The good life - Helen and Scott Nearing's sixty years of self-sufficient living by Nearing, Helen.

The good life - Helen and Scott Nearing's sixty years of self-sufficient living

The authors recount how they created a lifestyle based on self-reliance, good health, and a minimum of cash.

Aug 26, 2015
Hit the target - eight men who led the Eighth Air Force to victory over the Luftwaffe by Yenne, Bill, 1949-

Hit the target - eight men who led the Eighth Air Force to victory over the Luftwaffe

Aug 26, 2015
Killing Trayvons - an anthology of American violence by

Killing Trayvons - an anthology of American violence

A diverse collection of works centering on the case of Trayvon Martin--from exploring his killing and the acquittal of George Zimmerman in depth, to using the case as a jumping-off point to address the broader issue of skin privilege.

Aug 26, 2015
Mess - one man's struggle to clean up his house and his act by Yourgrau, Barry, author.

Mess - one man's struggle to clean up his house and his act

The author draws on his experiences as both a hoarder and an investigator to profile subjects ranging from professional decluttering services and anti-hoarding therapy to the brain science behind hoarding and the way clutter affects relationships.

Aug 26, 2015
Resumes for dummies by DeCarlo, Laura, author.

Resumes for dummies

"A resume is your first step to attracting a hiring manager's attention, but his essential job-search document can be tough to put together. Never fear! Resumes for Dummies arms you with the confidence you need to write a resume that will have prospective employers knocking at your door. Get started now!,"--page [4] of cover.

Aug 26, 2015
Rock your network marketing business - how to become a network marketing rock star by Robbins, Sarah, author.

Rock your network marketing business - how to become a network marketing rock star

Robbins has a passion for sharing the system she used to achieve seven-figure success. She will help you discover how to rock your network marketing business, and live a life you love through this powerful profession.

Aug 26, 2015
The roughest riders - the untold story of the Black soldiers in the Spanish-American War by Tuccille, Jerome.

The roughest riders - the untold story of the Black soldiers in the Spanish-American War

"Americans have long heard the story of Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders charging up San Juan Hill during the Spanish-American War. But often forgotten in the great swamp of history is that Roosevelt’s success was ensured by a dedicated corps of black soldiers—the so-called Buffalo Soldiers—who fought by Roosevelt’s side during his legendary campaign. Roosevelt admitted that the black troops actually spearheaded the charge, beating him to the top of Kettle Hill ahead of San Juan Hill, but la

Aug 26, 2015
Sonic wind - the story of John Paul Stapp and how a renegade doctor became the fastest man on Earth by Ryan, Craig, 1953-

Sonic wind - the story of John Paul Stapp and how a renegade doctor became the fastest man on Earth

Documents the pivotal contributions of the late scientific visionary behind the development of seatbelts and ejection seats, outlining his dramatic experiments and battles for safety legislation that have been credited with saving millions of lives.

Aug 26, 2015
Spirituality of gratitude - the unexpected blessings of thankfulness by Kang, Joshua Choonmin.

Spirituality of gratitude - the unexpected blessings of thankfulness

Aug 26, 2015
Style me vintage. Home - a practical and inspirational guide to retro interior design by Harris, Keeley, author.

Style me vintage. Home - a practical and inspirational guide to retro interior design

The Style Me Vintage treatment is now given to homes--real stylish homes feature owners' stories and style notesCelebrating the perennial interest in incorporating vintage flea-market finds into interior schemes, this book is a feast of retro inspiration. With practical information on how to identitfy and source original vintage homewares, there is also plenty of inspiration on how to style your rooms according to your favored decade, whether it be the 1920s or the 1970s. There's also plenty of

Aug 26, 2015