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Code check electrical - an illustrated guide to wiring a safe house by Hansen, Douglas.

Code check electrical - an illustrated guide to wiring a safe house

Jul 22, 2014
The charisma myth - how anyone can master the art and science of personal magnetism by Cabane, Olivia Fox.

The charisma myth - how anyone can master the art and science of personal magnetism

Cabane breaks charisma down into its fundamental components, revealing the secrets to what charisma really is and how it works.

Jul 22, 2014
Calculus for dummies by Ryan, Mark, 1955- author.

Calculus for dummies

Jul 22, 2014
Business networking for dummies by Thomas, Stefan (Writer on business networks), author.

Business networking for dummies

Jul 22, 2014
Bourbon Street - a history by Campanella, Richard.

Bourbon Street - a history

Jul 22, 2014
Born reading - bringing up bookworms in a digital age--from picture books to ebooks and everything in between by Boog, Jason.

Born reading - bringing up bookworms in a digital age--from picture books to ebooks and everything in between

A program for parents and professionals on how to raise kids who love to read, featuring interviews with childhood development experts, advice from librarians, tips from authors and children's book publishers, and reading recommendations for kids from birth up to age five.

Jul 22, 2014
At the point of a cutlass - the pirate capture, bold escape, & lonely exile of Philip Ashton by Flemming, Gregory N., author.

At the point of a cutlass - the pirate capture, bold escape, & lonely exile of Philip Ashton

Taken in a surprise attack near Nova Scotia in June 1722, Ashton was forced to sail across the Atlantic and back with a crew under the command of Edward Low, a man so vicious he tortured victims by slicing off an ear or nose and roasting them over a fire. "A greater monster," one colonial official wrote, "never infested the seas." Ashton barely survived the nine months he sailed with Low's crew -- he was nearly shot in the head at gunpoint, came close to drowning when a ship sank near the coast

Jul 22, 2014
Dad's guide to pregnancy for dummies by Miller, Matthew M. F, author.

Dad's guide to pregnancy for dummies

Jul 22, 2014
The arsenal of democracy - FDR, Ford Motor Company, and their epic quest to arm an America at war by Baime, A. J. (Albert J.)

The arsenal of democracy - FDR, Ford Motor Company, and their epic quest to arm an America at war

Chronicles Detroit's dramatic transition from an automobile manufacturing center to a highly efficient producer of World War II airplanes, citing the essential role of Edsel Ford's rebellion against his father, Henry Ford.

Jul 22, 2014
The American Arts and Crafts Movement by Sheen, Barbara.

The American Arts and Crafts Movement

"These books provide a historical overview of the development of different types of art and artistic movements; explore the roots and influences of the genre; discuss the pioneers of the art and consider the changes the genre has undergone"--

Jul 22, 2014
All the President's men by Bernstein, Carl, 1944-

All the President's men

Investigation and report of the burglary at the Watergate Hotel that culminated with President Richard Nixon's resignation from office.

Jul 22, 2014
The Art of Planes by Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, author.

The Art of Planes

Jul 22, 2014
Art and architecture of insects by Phillips, David M.

Art and architecture of insects

Jul 22, 2014
The College Board book of majors 2015 by

The College Board book of majors 2015

Jul 22, 2014
Charles James - beyond fashion by Koda, Harold, author.

Charles James - beyond fashion

Jul 22, 2014
935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity by Lewis, Charles, 1953-

935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity

Lewis describes the ways in which he sees that "truth can be manipulated and distorted by governments, corporations, even [lone] individuals. He [posits that] truth is often distorted or diminished by delay: truth in time can save terrible erroneous choices. In part a history of communication in America, a cri de couer for the principles and practice of objective reporting, and a journey into several notably labyrinths of deception, [this book is a] search for honesty in an age of casual, someti

Jul 22, 2014
Acid test - LSD, Ecstasy, and the power to heal by Shroder, Tom.

Acid test - LSD, Ecstasy, and the power to heal

Jul 22, 2014
And here's the kicker- conversations with 21 top humor writers--the new unexpurgated version! by Sacks, Mike

And here's the kicker- conversations with 21 top humor writers--the new unexpurgated version!

Jul 22, 2014
Against Football - A Reluctant Manifesto by Almond, Steve

Against Football - A Reluctant Manifesto

Jul 22, 2014
Another side of Bob Dylan - a personal history on the road and off the tracks by Maymudes, Victor, author.

Another side of Bob Dylan - a personal history on the road and off the tracks

"August 2014 marks 50 years since Bob Dylan released his remarkable fourth album, Another Side of Bob Dylan. Recorded in one night, in the middle of a turbulent year in his life, the album marked a departure from Dylan's socially-conscious folk songs andbegan his evolution toward other directions in his music. Few people outside Dylan's immediate family have ever been closer than Victor Maymudes, who was Dylan's tour manager, personal friend, and travelling companion from the first days in 1960s

Jul 22, 2014