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Designing your life - how to build a well-lived, joyful life by Burnett, William (Consulting professor of design), author.

Designing your life - how to build a well-lived, joyful life

Outlines strategies for enabling a thriving life by incorporating "design thinking" habits that promote fulfillment and meaning by emulating the examples of the engineers of today's most popular technologies.

Jul 27, 2016
Deconstructing Jack- the secret history of the Whitechapel murders by Wood, Simon Daryl

Deconstructing Jack- the secret history of the Whitechapel murders

Jul 27, 2016
Debunking the Bump - A Mathematician Mom Explodes Myths About Apregnancy by Adler, Daphne

Debunking the Bump - A Mathematician Mom Explodes Myths About Apregnancy

Jul 27, 2016
Dear Data by Lupi, Giorgia/ Posavec, Stefanie/ Popova, Maria (INT)

Dear Data

Jul 27, 2016
Dagger 22 - U.S. Marine Corps special operations in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan by Golembesky, Michael

Dagger 22 - U.S. Marine Corps special operations in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan

"Level Zero Heroes, Michael Golembesky's bestselling account of Marine Special Operations Team 8222 in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan, was just the beginning for these now battle-hardened special operations warriors. The unforgiving Afghan winter has settled upon the 22 men of Marine Special Operations Team 8222, callsign Dagger 22, in the remote and hostile river valley of Bala Murghab, Afghanistan. The Taliban fighters in the region would have liked nothing more than to once again go dormant and re

Jul 27, 2016
The curated closet - a simple system for discovering your personal style and building your dream wardrobe by Rees, Anuschka, author.

The curated closet - a simple system for discovering your personal style and building your dream wardrobe

Jul 27, 2016
Crochet, learn it. love it. - techniques and projects to build a lifelong passion for beginners up by Todhunter, Tracey, author.

Crochet, learn it. love it. - techniques and projects to build a lifelong passion for beginners up

"Can't get to a crochet class or workshop that's close to home or work? No worries. This skill-building book let you learn at your own pace, wherever and whenever you have the time. For beginners and improvers, it's a passport to successful learning."--provided by Amazon.com.

Jul 27, 2016
Courageous women of the Civil War - soldiers, spies, medics, and more by Cordell, M. R. (Melinda R.), author.

Courageous women of the Civil War - soldiers, spies, medics, and more

Jul 27, 2016
Cooking, blokes + artichokes - a modern man's kitchen handbook by Collins, Brendan (Chef), author.

Cooking, blokes + artichokes - a modern man's kitchen handbook

Presents one hundred recipes, including simple side dishes, game day snacks, and desserts.

Jul 27, 2016
Disease in history by Leone, Bruno, 1939-

Disease in history

Looks at the history of infectious disease, covering plagues around the world and how germ theory changed the way sick people were treated.

Jul 27, 2016
Dog medicine - how my dog saved me from myself by Barton, Julie (Julie H.).

Dog medicine - how my dog saved me from myself

The author describes how her relationship with her dog saved her from suicidal depression, explaining her unsuccessful work with therapists and loved ones before she adopted a puppy that became a companion throughout her recovery.

Jul 27, 2016
Comic book art by Marcovitz, Hal, author.

Comic book art

"Comic Book artists use a variety of techniques to create the familiar superheroes and other characters that have dominated popular culture for decades. This book examines the art of comic books—the tools, the techniques, the artists and writers, and the artwork that so many generations of readers have come to know and love."--

Jul 27, 2016
Christmas comfort classics - a festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family friends. by

Christmas comfort classics - a festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family  friends.

"A festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family & friends." -- cover

Jul 27, 2016
Global inequality - a new approach for the age of globalization by Milanović, Branko, author.

Global inequality - a new approach for the age of globalization

"One of the world's leading economists of inequality, Branko Milanovic presents a bold new account of the dynamics that drive inequality on a global scale. Drawing on vast data sets and cutting-edge research, he explains the benign and malign forces that make inequality rise and fall within and among nations. He also reveals who has been helped the most by globalization, who has been held back, and what policies might tilt the balance toward economic justice. Global Inequality takes us back hund

Jul 27, 2016
The healthy workplace - how to improve the well-being of your employees--and boost your company's bottom line by Stringer, Leigh, author.

The healthy workplace - how to improve the well-being of your employees--and boost your company's bottom line

Jul 27, 2016
The healing path - how the hurts in your past can lead you to a more abundant life by Allender, Dan B.

The healing path - how the hurts in your past can lead you to a more abundant life

Jul 27, 2016
How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships by Watterson, Meggan, 1974-

How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships

"How to Love Yourself (and Sometimes Other People) is a smart, hip guide for spiritual seekers who want to experience more love and stability in all forms of relationships. Told from the unique vantage points of authors Meggan Watterson and Lodro Rinzler, this book explores staying anchored in the foundation of self-love as you navigate the natural (and often stormy) cycle of a relationship. Their dual perspectives as teachers and scholars of Christian mysticism and Buddhism make for a rich and

Jul 27, 2016
Doping in sports - winning at any cost? by McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino.

Doping in sports - winning at any cost?

"Behind the fame of big-time sports lies a complex web of controversy and deceit. Doping-- the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) to gain a competitive athletic edge -- is common in many sports. While doping can improve performance, it poses huge risks for athletes' health and careers. Some of the world's top athletes, from cyclist Lance Armstrong to professional baseball player Alex Rodriguez, have seen their images tarnished by doping scandals. Still, the pressure to win and high

Jul 27, 2016
Double ace - the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales by Coram, Robert, author.

Double ace - the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales

Jul 27, 2016
Eat more tortillas by Kelly, Donna, 1955- author.

Eat more tortillas

Jul 27, 2016