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The complete guide to roofing and siding. by

The complete guide to roofing and siding.

"This updated 3rd edition of Black & Decker's Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding provides detailed and updated information on modern materials and techniques for evaluating, installing, and maintaining a wide variety of roofing and siding materials"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 23, 2016
Crowdfunding for filmmakers - the way to a successful film campaign by Trigonis, John T., author.

Crowdfunding for filmmakers - the way to a successful film campaign

Jul 23, 2016
Daybook, the journal of an artist by Truitt, Anne, 1921-2004, author.

Daybook, the journal of an artist

Jul 23, 2016
Directors tell the story - master the craft of television and film directing by Rooney, Bethany, author.

Directors tell the story - master the craft of television and film directing

"Here, in one volume, learn everything you need to know to become an excellent director, not merely a good one. Covering everything through prep, shoot, and post, the authors offer practical instruction on how to craft a creative vision, translate a script into a visual story, establish and maintain the look and feel of a television show or film, lead the cast and crew, keep a complex operation running on time and on budget, and effectively oversee editing and postproduction."--back cover

Jul 23, 2016
Disney villains - delightfully evil - the creation-the inspiration-the fascination by Darcy, Jen, 1976- author.

Disney villains - delightfully evil - the creation-the inspiration-the fascination

"Concept art, photographs, and short essays that explores the creative origins, roles within the stories, and influences on and within pop-culture of villains from Walt Disney Animation and Pixar Animation Studios animated feature films"--

Jul 23, 2016
The end of White Christian America by Jones, Robert P. (Robert Patrick), author.

The end of White Christian America

"The founder and CEO of Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) and columnist forThe Atlantic describes how white Protestant Christians have declined in influence and power since the 1990s and explores the effect this has had on America,"--NoveList.

Jul 23, 2016
The essentials - 52 must-see movies and why they matter by Arnold, Jeremy, author.

The essentials - 52 must-see movies and why they matter

Jul 23, 2016
Finding Franklin - the untold story of a 165-year search by Potter, Russell A., 1960- author.

Finding Franklin - the untold story of a 165-year search

"In 2014 media around the world buzzed with news that an archaeological team from Parks Canada had located and identified the wreck of the HMS Erebus, the flagship of Sir John Franklin's lost expedition to find the Northwest Passage. Finding Franklin outlines the larger story and the cast of detectives from every walk of life that led to the discovery, solving of one of the Arctic's greatest mysteries. In compelling and accessible prose, Russell Potter details his decades of work alongside key f

Jul 23, 2016
The fractured Republic - renewing America's social contract in the Age of Individualism by Levin, Yuval, author.

The fractured Republic - renewing America's social contract in the Age of Individualism

Americans today are frustrated and anxious. Our economy is sluggish, and leaves workers insecure. Income inequality, cultural divisions, and political polarization increasingly pull us apart. Our governing institutions often seem paralyzed. And our politics has failed to rise to these challenges. No wonder, then, that Americans -- and the politicians who represent them -- are overwhelmingly nostalgic for a better time. The Left looks back to the middle of the twentieth century, when unions were

Jul 23, 2016
I Am Duran - My Autobiography by Duran, Roberto

I Am Duran - My Autobiography

Jul 23, 2016
How the wheel changed history by Higgins, Melissa, 1953- author.

How the wheel changed history

Discusses the origin and evolution of the wheel as well as how it works and its impact on society.

Jul 23, 2016
How the refrigerator changed history by Bjornlund, Lydia, 1961- author.

How the refrigerator changed history

Examines the invention and evolution of refrigeration technology, including early experiments with ice machines, how refrigeration technology changed the food industry, and how the technology might be used in the future.

Jul 23, 2016
How the printing press changed history by Yomtov, Nelson, author.

How the printing press changed history

Examines the history of the printing press, discussing notable inventors and the future of the industry.

Jul 23, 2016
How the Internet changed history by Hand, Carol, 1945- author.

How the Internet changed history

Discusses the origin and evolution of the Internet as well as how it works and its impact on society.

Jul 23, 2016
How the computer changed history by Naber, Therese, author.

How the computer changed history

Discusses the origin and evolution of the computer as well as how it works and its impact on society.

Jul 23, 2016
Homebrew all-stars - 25 homebrewers share their best techniques and recipes by Beechum, Drew, author.

Homebrew all-stars - 25 homebrewers share their best techniques and recipes

"Shake up your homebrewing routine with secret-sauce tips from the masters. From the mad scientists who brought you Experimental Homebrewing comes an all-new type of brewing book. For the first time, drop by the garage--err, we mean brewery--of 25 of today's most talented homebrewers. Pick their brains about ingredients and equipment, learn their techniques, and of course, try their recipes.Among the brewers in this book, you'll find traditionalists and rule-breakers, gear nerds and the science-

Jul 23, 2016
Highland knits - knitwear inspired by the Outlander series. by

Highland knits - knitwear inspired by the Outlander series.

Inspired by Outlander, the romantic tale of time travel and adventure, Highland Knits is a rustic, yet sophisticated collection of quick-to-knit projects. These 16 simple, enduring designs will have you stylishly covered no matter what place, or time, you call home.

Jul 23, 2016
Hand, reef and steer - traditional sailing skills for classic boats by Cunliffe, Tom, 1947- author.

Hand, reef and steer - traditional sailing skills for classic boats

Jul 23, 2016
Half yard kids - sew 20 colourful toys and accessories from left-over pieces of fabric by Shore, Debbie (Writer on sewing), author.

Half yard kids - sew 20 colourful toys and accessories from left-over pieces of fabric

Offers twenty sewing projects for crafters at all levels with advice and step-by-step photographs, including a spooky Halloween bunting, a magnetic fishing set, an artist's easel, and a soft pirate pillow.

Jul 23, 2016
Hacked - the inside story of America's struggle to secure cyberspace by Mitchell, Charlie, 1962- author.

Hacked - the inside story of America's struggle to secure cyberspace

Jul 23, 2016