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Steampunk & cosplay fashion design and illustration - more than 50 ideas for learning to design your own neo-Victorian costumes and accessories by Crossland, Samantha.

Steampunk & cosplay fashion design and illustration - more than 50 ideas for learning to design your own neo-Victorian costumes and accessories

Jul 29, 2015
Stolen, smuggled, sold - on the hunt for cultural treasures by Moses, Nancy, 1948-

Stolen, smuggled, sold - on the hunt for cultural treasures

Jul 29, 2015
Standout 2.0 - assess your strengths, find your edge, win at work by Buckingham, Marcus.

Standout 2.0 - assess your strengths, find your edge, win at work

"In the years since publication of First, Break All the Rules and Now, Discover Your Strengths, millions have had the simple but powerful realization that to get the most out of people you must build on their strengths. And yet...as Marcus Buckingham astutely points out, even though the strengths-based approach is now conventional wisdom, the tools and systems inside organizations--performance appraisals, training programs, and succession planning systems--remain stubbornly remedial, exclusively

Jul 29, 2015
Slavery of faith by Wagner-Wilson, Leslie Monique.

Slavery of faith

Jul 29, 2015
Sex and punishment - four thousand years of judging desire by Berkowitz, Eric.

Sex and punishment - four thousand years of judging desire

The 'raging' frenzy of the sex drive, to use Plato's phrase, has always defied control. However, that is not to say that every civilization has not tried, using its most powerful weapon: the Law. At any given point in history some forms of sex were condoned while others were punished mercilessly. Jump back or forward a century or two or cross a border and the harmless fun of one society becomes the gravest crime in another. This work tells the story of the struggle to regulate the most powerful

Jul 29, 2015
Self-esteem [third edition] by McKay, Matthew.

Self-esteem [third edition]

Jul 29, 2015
R for Dummies. by De Vries, Andrie, author.

R for Dummies.

This accessible guide is the ideal introduction to R for complete beginners. Learn to master the programming language of choice among statisticians and data analysts worldwide.

Jul 29, 2015
May Martin's sewing bible - 40 years of tips & tricks on how to make your own fashion, home furnishings & crafts. by Martin, May, author.

May Martin's sewing bible - 40 years of tips & tricks on how to make your own fashion, home furnishings & crafts.

Beautifully styled and simple-to-follow, this authoritative sewing bible gives readers information on everything they need to know to get started with sewing. Providing all the essential background information on sewing, setting up your sewing space and detailed lists of all the equipment you'll need; step-by-step instructions for over 40 projects; and a wealth of general sewing tips and techniques to help you finally master overlocking, seams, fastenings, hemming and much much more, with this b

Jul 29, 2015
People tools for love and relationships - the journey from me to us by Fox, Alan C., author.

People tools for love and relationships - the journey from me to us

Jul 29, 2015
My Samsung Galaxy S6 by Johnston, Craig James, 1967-

My Samsung Galaxy S6

"Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 edge working just the way you want. Learn how to Discover your Galaxy S6 or S6 edge's most exciting new capabilities ; Master the quickest shortcuts for calling, texting, and browsing ; Customize your S6 to show what you want, when you want it ; Avoid unexpected data charges by making the most of Wi-Fi ; Use voice dialing, automatic call rejection, and other advanced phone features ; Organize your l

Jul 29, 2015
My Android phone by Johnston, Craig James, 1967- author.

My Android phone

"If you own or are considering a new Android smartphone, My Android Phone is your must-have companion. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Android 5 (Lollipop) phone working just the way you want." --

Jul 29, 2015
Music - investigate the evolution of American sound by Latham, Donna, author.

Music - investigate the evolution of American sound

Presents a survey of the influences that have inspired American music genres with activities that explain the physics and traditions of music, from writing songs and improvising vocal styling to creating a beatbox and learning the Charleston.

Jul 29, 2015
Illustrator CC - 2014 release for Windows and Macintosh by Weinmann, Elaine, author.

Illustrator CC - 2014 release for Windows and Macintosh

A concise, step-by-step guide to Illustrator CC covers everything from the basics of launching the program to the new enhancements and features in this release, including upgrades to the Pencil tool, Swatches and Artboard panels, and new reshaping methods.

Jul 29, 2015
Here I stand - a life of Martin Luther by Bainton, Roland H. (Roland Herbert), 1894-1984.

Here I stand - a life of Martin Luther

Martin Luther entered a monastery as a youth and as a man shattered the structure of the medieval church. Luther spoke out against the corrupt religious practices that then existed. His demand that the authority for doctrine and practice be Scriptures, rather than Popes or Councils, echoed around the world and ignited the Great Reformation. Accused of heresy and threatened with excommunication and death, Luther maintained his bold stand and refused to recant. In his crusade to eliminate religiou

Jul 29, 2015
The handy American history answer book by Hudson, David L., 1969-

The handy American history answer book

Jul 29, 2015
College Board international student handbook 2016. by

College Board international student handbook 2016.

This guide covers financial aid, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) requirements, housing availability and special services for international students. It includes step-by-step guidelines on how to prepare for and apply to colleges in the United States.

Jul 29, 2015
Color concrete garden projects - make your own planters, furniture, and fire pits using creative techniques and vibrant finishes by Smith, Nathan, 1981-

Color concrete garden projects - make your own planters, furniture, and fire pits using creative techniques and vibrant finishes

Jul 29, 2015
Fiske guide to colleges, 2016 by Fiske, Edward B., author.

Fiske guide to colleges, 2016

Jul 29, 2015
Explore Melbourne by

Explore Melbourne

Jul 29, 2015
Eating ice cream with my dog - a true story of food, friendship and losing weight-- again by Kuffel, Frances.

Eating ice cream with my dog - a true story of food, friendship and losing weight-- again

"Frances Kuffel transformed her life by losing 188 pounds. Unfortunately, she gained over half those pounds back. But she also gained four new friends during this period, whom she met online. Frances, Lindsay, Katie, Mimi, and Wendy bonded quickly, dubbing themselves the Angry Fat Girlz. In Angry Fat Girls, Frances Kuffel shares a candid and witty account of one year in which five women diet and eat, lose and gain, exercise and survive injury-and struggle to find their best selves."--

Jul 29, 2015