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The rough guide to South America on a budget by Baverstock, Alasdair.

The rough guide to South America on a budget

A guide to travelling the continent - and getting the most value for every dollar, peso, real or sol. It features detailed colour maps and in depth coverage of how to get around that go hand in hand with suggested itineraries and authoritative accounts of every attraction. Eleven chapters include all the South American countries.

Jul 25, 2016
Sh*t politicians say - the funniest, dumbest, most outrageous things ever uttered by our "leaders" by Ventura, Jesse, author, compiler.

Sh*t politicians say - the funniest, dumbest, most outrageous things ever uttered by our "leaders"

"From the moment a Founding Father first asked for a vote, politicians have been saying dumb stuff. From George Washington to George Bush (both of them!) right on to present-day pundits like Donald Trump, Sarah Palin, and Hillary Clinton, political leaders can always be counted on to say funny, exasperating, and nonsensical things, often unintentionally. In Sh*t Politicians Say, Jesse Ventura shares the most entertaining and disturbing “thoughts” from his political brethren,"--Amazon.com.

Jul 25, 2016
Street shadows- a memoir of race, rebellion, and redemption by Walker, Jerald

Street shadows- a memoir of race, rebellion, and redemption

Jul 25, 2016
Staying Alive by Sims, Laura

Staying Alive

Jul 25, 2016
Star Wars psychology - dark side of the mind by Langley, Travis (EDT)/ Goldman, Carrie (FRW)

Star Wars psychology - dark side of the mind

Twenty essays analyze the psychological forces behind the action in the many films of the "Star Wars" series.

Jul 25, 2016
Star Trek, the official guide to our universe - the true science behind the starship voyages by Fazekas, Andrew, author.

Star Trek, the official guide to our universe - the true science behind the starship voyages

Explores the real-life deep space destinations seen on television and film screens in "Star Trek."

Jul 25, 2016
Star Trek costumes - five decades of fashion from the final frontier by Block, Paula M, author.

Star Trek costumes - five decades of fashion from the final frontier

Showcases the unique costumes that have been used in the Star Trek franchise, including the television shows and films.

Jul 25, 2016
The Star Trek book by Ruditis, Paul, author.

The Star Trek book

Celebrate 50 years of one of the longest running and beloved sci-fi franchises with "The Star Trek Book." This comprehensive guide to the series delves into the myriad worlds and different dimensions visited by the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise. Perfect for fans of the various "Star Trek" TV series, including "The Next Generation," "Deep Space Nine," "Voyager," and "Enterprise," "The Star Trek Book" details everything you need to know about 50 years of excitement and adventure on the final front

Jul 25, 2016
Soul at the White Heat - Inspiration, Obsession, and the Writing Life by Oates, Joyce Carol

Soul at the White Heat - Inspiration, Obsession, and the Writing Life

Jul 25, 2016
Somme - into the breach by Sebag-Montefiore, Hugh, author.

Somme - into the breach

Provided by publisher

Jul 25, 2016
Some kind of hero - the remarkable story of the James Bond films by Field, Matthew, 1981- author.

Some kind of hero - the remarkable story of the James Bond films

Uses over a hundred unpublished interviews with cast and crew to discuss the history of James Bond movies from the franchise's origins to its current box office success.

Jul 25, 2016
Sell your story in a single sentence - advice from the front lines of Hollywood by Bishop, Lane Shefter, author.

Sell your story in a single sentence - advice from the front lines of Hollywood

Jul 25, 2016
SAT 2017 by Black, Christopher (Christopher F.), author.

SAT 2017

Jul 25, 2016
Sams Teach Yourself Asp.net 5.0 in 24 Hours by Fritz, Jeffrey T.

Sams Teach Yourself Asp.net 5.0 in 24 Hours

Jul 25, 2016
The power and independence of the Federal Reserve by Conti-Brown, Peter, 1981-

The power and independence of the Federal Reserve

"The independence of the Federal Reserve is considered a cornerstone of its identity, crucial for keeping monetary policy decisions free of electoral politics. But do we really understand what is meant by "Federal Reserve independence"? Using scores of examples from the Fed's rich history, The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve shows that much common wisdom about the nation's central bank is inaccurate. Legal scholar and financial historian Peter Conti-Brown provides an in-depth look

Jul 25, 2016
String theory - David Foster Wallace on tennis by Wallace, David Foster, author.

String theory - David Foster Wallace on tennis

Collects essays about tennis in which the author challenges the sports memoir genre, profiles two of the world's greatest players, and shares his own experiences in his youth as a regionally ranked tennis player.

Jul 25, 2016
Statistical Analysis With Excel for Dummies by Schmuller, Joseph

Statistical Analysis With Excel for Dummies

Jul 25, 2016
Streaming, sharing, stealing - big data and the future of entertainment by Smith, Michael D., 1968- author.

Streaming, sharing, stealing - big data and the future of entertainment

Jul 25, 2016
Trick or treat - a history of Halloween by Morton, Lisa, 1958- author.

Trick or treat - a history of Halloween

"Lisa Morton reveals how holidays like the Celtic 'Samhain' and Catholic All Souls' Day have blended to produce the modern Halloween, and she shows how the holiday has been reborn in America, where costumes and trick-or-treat rituals are new customs. She takes into account the influence of related but independent holidays, especially Mexico's Day of the Dead, as well as the explosion in popularity of haunted attractions and the impact of events such as 9/11 and the global economic recession. And

Jul 25, 2016
The triathlon training book by Beckinsale, James, author.

The triathlon training book

Jul 25, 2016