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Sacred America, sacred world - fulfilling our mission in service to all by Dinan, Stephen, 1970- author.

Sacred America, sacred world - fulfilling our mission in service to all

"Infused with visionary power, Sacred America, Sacred World is a manifesto for our country's evolution that is both political and deeply spiritual. It offers profound hope that America can grow beyond our current challenges and manifest our noblest destiny, which the book shows is rooted in sacred principles that transcend left or right political views. Filled with practical ideas and innovative strategies honed from the author's work with over 1000 luminaries via his company, The Shift Network,

Aug 26, 2016
The selfish gene- 40th anniversary edition by Dawkins, Richard, 1941- author.

The selfish gene- 40th anniversary edition

POPULAR SCIENCE. The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. As influential today as when it was first published, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for their replication. This imaginative, powerful, and stylistically brill

Aug 26, 2016
The Runner's world cookbook - 150 ultimate recipes for fueling up and slimming down while enjoying every bite by

The Runner's world cookbook - 150 ultimate recipes for fueling up and slimming down while enjoying every bite

A collection of one hundred fifty healthy pre-run and recovery recipes originally published in Runner's World magazine, including low-calorie, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.

Aug 26, 2016
The new lean for life - outsmart your body to shrink fat cells and lose weight for good by Graff, Cynthia Stamper, 1953-

The new lean for life - outsmart your body to shrink fat cells and lose weight for good

Revised and updated to include the latest research about the brain's role in weight loss, this classic work partners a revolutionary smart carb program with behavioral modification to help sustain a leaner and healthier lifestyle without feeling deprived.

Aug 26, 2016
Pre-K home companion - learning the importance of early childhood education and choosing the best program for your family by Kaufman, Sherelyn R., 1957-

Pre-K home companion - learning the importance of early childhood education and choosing the best program for your family

Aug 26, 2016
Pregnancy and Parenting by Akin, Jessica

Pregnancy and Parenting

Aug 26, 2016
Play all - a bingewatcher's notebook by James, Clive, 1939- author.

Play all - a bingewatcher's notebook

Aug 26, 2016
Manga origami by Noguchi, Márcio, author.

Manga origami

"Origami masters Marcio Hideshi Noguchi and Seth Friedman show everything you need to know to create adorable paper characters from your favorite manga/anime stories with basic origami folding instructions and clear step-by-step diagrams"--Provided by publishers.

Aug 26, 2016
The Haumana hula handbook - a manual for the student of Hawaiian dance by Uchiyama, Mahealani, author.

The Haumana hula handbook - a manual for the student of Hawaiian dance

"Emphasizes the importance of cultural literacy in teaching hula, beginning with an overview of the origins of hula, its history in Hawai'i, and the primacy of the spiritual focus of the dance. Introduces halau etiquette and practices, and explains the format of a traditional hula presentation, together with the genres of hula and the regalia worn by the dancers. Practical components include sections on Hawaiian language and chant and a glossary of hula commands and footwork"--

Aug 26, 2016
Halloween! - tricks, treats, fun and sweets - 25 seasonal ideas for all the family, with 100 photographs by

Halloween! - tricks, treats, fun and sweets - 25 seasonal ideas for all the family, with 100 photographs

Offers ideas to celebrate the traditional festival of Halloween. This title features carved pumpkins, deliciously warming dishes, sweet treats, festive displays, games and disguises for the whole family. It offers easy-to-follow ideas with complete instructions and inspirational photographs.

Aug 26, 2016
Death in the Haymarket - a story of Chicago, the first labor movement, and the bombing that divided gilded age America by Green, James R., 1944-2016.

Death in the Haymarket - a story of Chicago, the first labor movement, and the bombing that divided gilded age America

On May 4, 1886, a bomb exploded at a Chicago labor rally, wounding dozens of policemen, seven of whom eventually died. Coming in the midst of the largest national strike Americans had ever seen, the bombing created mass hysteria and led to a sensational trial, which culminated in four controversial executions. The trial seized headlines across the country, created the nation's first Red scare and dealt a blow to the labor movement from which it would take decades to recover. Historian Green reco

Aug 26, 2016
Dancing with the devil - the perils of engaging rogue regimes by Rubin, Michael, 1971-

Dancing with the devil - the perils of engaging rogue regimes

Traces the history of American diplomacy with rogue regimes, including Iran, Iraq, Libya, and Pakistan, to consider why the strategy of dialogue as a first resort has been flawed and whether basic assumptions about them are faulty.

Aug 26, 2016
DK eyewitness travel Canada. by

DK eyewitness travel Canada.

A travel guide that takes you straight to the best attractions Canada has on offer. Packed with photographs, illustrations and detailed maps, it helps you discover Canada region-by region; from rural coastal villages to flat prairies and teeming metropolises. It also offers 3D cutaways and floorplans of all the must-see sites.

Aug 26, 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

"Recounts the storied life and military career of the American flying Ace who flew missions in China alongside the “Flying Tigers” during World War II and helped found Georgia's Museum of Aviation,"--NoveList.

Aug 26, 2016
Female serial killers by Rauf, Don, author.

Female serial killers

Aug 26, 2016
Evolution by Ayala, Francisco José, 1934-

Evolution

Aug 26, 2016
3 skeins or less - modern baby knits - 23 knitted baby garments, blankets, toys, and more! by Gray, Tanis, author.

3 skeins or less - modern baby knits - 23 knitted baby garments, blankets, toys, and more!

"When it comes to baby knits, only the cutest garments will do! It's even better when they use only 1, 2, or 3 skeins of yarn. Whether you're whipping up something special for your own little one or need an easy gift for a baby shower, you'll find lots of adorable options in 3 Skeins or Less: Modern Baby Knits. Create a chic, kimono-style sweater for a budding fashionista, or an adorable striped romper for a bouncing baby boy. A cozy colorwork beanie will keep little one|s head warm through the

Aug 26, 2016
Chicken Soup for the Soul- The Power of Gratitude. by Newmark, Amy.

Chicken Soup for the Soul- The Power of Gratitude.

A collection of 101 inspiring stories by people who have changed their lives for the better by actively practicing gratitude, by saying thanks, and by stopping and thinking about their blessings, even on a bad day. Print run 50,000.

Aug 26, 2016
Building a new majority by Balzano, Michael P., author.

Building a new majority

Aug 26, 2016
Angels with dirty faces - how Argentinian soccer defined a nation and changed the game forever by Wilson, Jonathan, 1976- author.

Angels with dirty faces - how Argentinian soccer defined a nation and changed the game forever

Aug 26, 2016