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Advanced home wiring - DC circuits, transfer switches, panel upgrades, circuit maps, more. by Cool Springs Press (COR)

Advanced home wiring - DC circuits, transfer switches, panel upgrades, circuit maps, more.

"Detailed step-by-step photos and how-to information for some of the more advanced wiring projects that a homeowner may encounter"--

Apr 16, 2015
Beyond - our future in space by Impey, Chris, author.

Beyond - our future in space

A report on humanity's imminent potential for living in space covers topics ranging from China's 2020 space station and the colonization of Mars to space-elevator innovations and the mapping of Earth-like exo-planets.

Apr 16, 2015
Between you & me - confessions of a Comma Queen by Norris, Mary (Editor)

Between you & me - confessions of a Comma Queen

A New Yorker copy veteran presents laugh-out-loud descriptions of some of the most common and vexing errors in language and usage, drawing on examples from classic literature and pop culture while sharing anecdotes from her work with celebrated writers.

Apr 16, 2015
The strange case of the rickety cossack - and other cautionary tales from human evolution by Tattersall, Ian.

The strange case of the rickety cossack - and other cautionary tales from human evolution

"In his new book human paleoanthropologist Ian Tattersall argues that a long tradition of "human exceptionalism" in paleoanthropology has distorted the picture of human evolution. Drawing partly on his own career--from young scientist in awe of his elders to crotchety elder statesman--Tattersall offers an idiosyncratic look at the competitive world of paleoanthropology, beginning with Charles Darwin 150 years ago, and continuing through the Leakey dynasty in Africa, and concluding with the lates

Apr 17, 2015
What is marriage? - man and woman - a defense by Girgis, Sherif, 1986-

What is marriage? - man and woman - a defense

Apr 17, 2015
Wellbeing & Mindfulness - Holistic Therapies to Balance the Mind, Body and Spirit by Alexander, Jane

Wellbeing & Mindfulness - Holistic Therapies to Balance the Mind, Body and Spirit

Apr 17, 2015
The Weather Experiment - The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future by Moore, Peter

The Weather Experiment - The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future

Apr 17, 2015
Walking and Trekking in Iceland by Dillon, Paddy

Walking and Trekking in Iceland

Apr 17, 2015
The upstairs wife - an intimate history of Pakistan by Zakaria, Rafia, 1978-

The upstairs wife - an intimate history of Pakistan

Apr 17, 2015
Under the same sky - from starvation in North Korea to salvation in America by Kim, Joseph, 1990-

Under the same sky - from starvation in North Korea to salvation in America

"A searing story of starvation and survival in North Korea, followed by a dramatic escape, rescue by activists and Christian missionaries, and success in the United States thanks to newfound faith and courage Inside the hidden and mysterious world of North Korea, Joseph Kim lived a young boy's normal life until he was five. Then disaster struck: the first wave of the Great Famine, a long, terrible ordeal that killed millions, including his father, and sent others, like his mother and only sist

Apr 17, 2015
Uncle John's weird, weird world. Who, What, Where, When, and Wow! by Portable Press (COR)

Uncle John's weird, weird world. Who, What, Where, When, and Wow!

Provides facts, trivia, humor, quotations, and oddities, including tidbits on mad scientists, ingenious inventors, strange uses for WD40, the deadly Dark Ages, and the future of living on Mars.

Apr 17, 2015
Twisted - the dreadlock chronicles by Ashe, Bert.

Twisted - the dreadlock chronicles

""A personal account of an African-American professor's mid-life experiences when he decides to grow dreadlocks, with a cultural and political history of dreadlocks"--Provided by publisher"--

Apr 17, 2015
Trawler by O'Hanlon, Redmond, 1947-

Trawler

Havign surviverd Borneo, Amazonia, and the Congo, the indefatigable Redmond o' Hanlon sets off on his next adventure: his own perfect storm, in the wild waters off teh northern tip of Scotland. Equipped with a fancy Nikon an excessive supply of socks and no seamanship whatsoever, O'Hanlon joins the commercial fishing crew of the Norlantean, a deep-sea trawler, to stock a bottomless hull with their catch, even as a hurricane roars around them. rich in oceanography, marine biology, and uproarious

Apr 17, 2015
Tough times never last, but tough people do! by Schuller, Robert Harold.

Tough times never last, but tough people do!

Apr 17, 2015
The soul of discipline - the simplicity parenting approach to warm, firm, and calm guidance--from toddlers to teens by Payne, Kim John.

The soul of discipline - the simplicity parenting approach to warm, firm, and calm guidance--from toddlers to teens

"In this groundbreaking book, parenting expert and acclaimed author of the bestselling book Simplicity Parenting Kim John Payne, M.Ed., flips the script on children's challenging or defiant behavior and lays out an elegantly simple plan to support parents in establishing loving, age-sensitive boundaries that help children feel safe and settled. In short: What looks like misbehavior is actually your children's signal that they're feeling lost, that they are trying to find direction and looking to

Apr 17, 2015
Video games and youth by Nakaya, Andrea C., 1976-

Video games and youth

Apr 17, 2015
This is Mexico - tales and culture and other complications by Merchasin, Carol M., 1946- author.

This is Mexico - tales and culture and other complications

Apr 17, 2015
Slaying the Tiger - A Year Inside the Ropes on the New Pga Tour by Ryan, Shane

Slaying the Tiger - A Year Inside the Ropes on the New Pga Tour

Apr 17, 2015
Slaying the debt dragon - how one family conquered their money monster and found an inspired happily ever after by Lowe, Cherie.

Slaying the debt dragon - how one family conquered their money monster and found an inspired happily ever after

Presents the story of how the author used hard work and God's help to get her family out of financial debt.

Apr 17, 2015
Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! - My Adventures in the Alice Cooper Group by Dunaway, Dennis/ Hodenfield, Chris

Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! - My Adventures in the Alice Cooper Group

Apr 17, 2015