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Foreign correspondent - a memoir by Greenway, H. D. S., 1935-

Foreign correspondent - a memoir

"David Greenway, a journalist's journalist in the tradition of Michael Herr, David Halberstam, and Dexter Filkins. In this vivid memoir, he tells us what it's like to report a war up close"--

Aug 20, 2014
Never turn your back on an Angus cow - my life as a country vet by Pol, Jan, 1942- author.

Never turn your back on an Angus cow - my life as a country vet

"Dr. Pol shares his amusing and often poignant tales from his four decades as a vet in rural Michigan. [He's] not your typical veterinarian: born and raised [in the] Netherlands on a dairy farm, he is the star of Nat Geo Wild's hit show The Incredible Dr. Pol and has been treating animals in rural Michigan since the 1970s. Dr. Pol's more than 20,000 patients have ranged from white mice to 2600-pound horses and everything in between"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 20, 2014
Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce by Tolchin, Edith G. (EDT)

Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce

Aug 20, 2014
Israel - a history by Shapira, Anita.

Israel - a history

"Written by one of Israel's most notable scholars, this volume provides a breathtaking history of Israel from the origins of the Zionist movement in the late 19th century to the present day. Organized chronologically, the volume explores the emergence of Zionism in Europe against the backdrop of relations among Jews, Arabs, and Turks, and the earliest pioneer settlements in Palestine under Ottoman rule. Weaving together political, social, and cultural developments in Palestine under the British

Aug 20, 2014
Ocean - The Definitive Visual Guide by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)/ American Museum of Natural History (COR)

Ocean - The Definitive Visual Guide

Aug 20, 2014
Owls of the world - a photographic guide by Mikkola, Heimo, author.

Owls of the world - a photographic guide

Owls of the World is the ultimate photographic resource dedicated to the identification of these charismatic birds of prey. Dozens of the world's finest photographers have contributed 750 spectacular photographs covering all of the world's 268 species of owls. The photos are accompanied by detailed text describing identification codes; population status; food; accurate range maps; habitat; voice; distribution; and similar species. For photographers, birders, naturalists, researchers and any f

Aug 20, 2014
A Load of Hooey by Odenkirk, Bob

A Load of Hooey

Aug 20, 2014
Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed by Riley, Jason (Jason L.)

Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed

Provided by publisher.

Aug 20, 2014
I stand corrected - how teaching Western manners in China became its own unforgettable lesson by Collinsworth, Eden.

I stand corrected - how teaching Western manners in China became its own unforgettable lesson

"A fascinating fusion of memoir, manners, and cultural history from a successful businesswoman well-versed in the unique challenges of working in contemporary China. During the course of her long and successful business career, no country has fascinated Eden Collinsworth more than China. After numerous business experiences that might best be called "unusual" by Western standards, she had a crucial insight: despite the growing status of China as a world economy and the unprecedented range of Chin

Aug 20, 2014
Pen & ink - tattoos and the stories behind them by Fitzgerald, Isaac.

Pen & ink - tattoos and the stories behind them

"Why did you get that tattoo? Every tattoo tells a story, whether the ink is meaningful or the result of a misguided decision made at the age of fourteen, representative of the wearer's true self or the accidental consequence of a bender. These most permanent of body adornments are hidden by pants legs and shirt tails, emblazoned on knuckles, or tucked inside mouths. They are battle scars and beauty marks, totems and mementos. Pen & Ink grants us access to the tattoos of writers Cheryl Strayed,

Aug 20, 2014
Food & wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes. by Cowin, Dana (EDT)

Food & wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes.

An annual recipe collection by the influential culinary magazine includes every recipe published in 2013 and provides options for numerous occasions as contributed by such star chefs as Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Marcella Hazan.

Aug 20, 2014
The farmer's kitchen handbook - more than 200 recipes for making cheese, curing meat, preserving, fermenting, and more by Lawrence, Marie W, author.

The farmer's kitchen handbook - more than 200 recipes for making cheese, curing meat, preserving, fermenting, and more

Presents traditional New England recipes organized by month using seasonal ingredients, with separate sections on household hints, substitutions, weights and measurements, and a harvest guide.

Aug 20, 2014
Far and Near - On Days Like These by Peart, Neil

Far and Near - On Days Like These

Aug 20, 2014
Even This I Get to Experience by Lear, Norman

Even This I Get to Experience

Aug 20, 2014
The Essential Ellen Willis by Willis, Ellen/ Aronowitz, Nona Willis (EDT)/ Ackerman, Spencer (CON)/ Aronowitz, Stanley (CON)/ Carmon, Irin (CON)

The Essential Ellen Willis

Aug 20, 2014
The Essential Dehydrator - From Dried Mushroom Risotto to Grilled Tuna With Papaya Chutney, More Than 100 Recipes Bursting With Fresh Flavor by Palmquist, Susan/ Houk, Jill

The Essential Dehydrator - From Dried Mushroom Risotto to Grilled Tuna With Papaya Chutney, More Than 100 Recipes Bursting With Fresh Flavor

Aug 20, 2014
Crazyball - sports scandals, superstitions, and sick plays by Wilner, Barry.

Crazyball - sports scandals, superstitions, and sick plays

Aug 20, 2014
First-time machine appliqué by Pittman, Janet, author.

First-time machine appliqué

Aug 20, 2014
The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson by Gergen, Joe, author.

The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson

Aug 20, 2014
Daughters of men - portraits of African-American women and their fathers by Vassel, Rachel.

Daughters of men - portraits of African-American women and their fathers

A visual tribute to high-profile and celebrity African-American women and their fathers pairs photography with personal essays about how each father directly contributed to his daughter's successes.

Aug 20, 2014