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Rocket - Oweners' Workshop Manual, 1942 by Baker, David

Rocket - Oweners' Workshop Manual, 1942

Jul 2, 2015
Robot Futures by Nourbakhsh, Illah Reza

Robot Futures

Jul 2, 2015
The Road Headed West - A 6,000-mile Cycling Odyssey Through North America by Mccarron, Leon

The Road Headed West - A 6,000-mile Cycling Odyssey Through North America

Jul 2, 2015
A river runs again - India's natural world in crisis, from the barren cliffs of Rajasthan to the farmlands of Karnataka by Subramanian, Meera.

A river runs again - India's natural world in crisis, from the barren cliffs of Rajasthan to the farmlands of Karnataka

"In this lyrical and intimate tapestry of five stories dealing with life, loss, and survival in modern-day India, Meera Subramanian travels in search of the ordinary people and micro-enterprises redeeming India's natural world. An engineer-turned-farmer brings organic food to Indian plates. Villagers revive a dead river. Well-intentioned cook stove designers persist on a quest for a smokeless fire. Biologists bring vultures back from the brink of extinction. And in Bihar, one of India's most imp

Jul 2, 2015
Rising strong by Brown, Brené.

Rising strong

"The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall. The author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection tells us what it takes to get back up, and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle, Brene Brown writes, can be our greatest call to courage, and rising strong our clearest path to a wholehearted life"--

Jul 2, 2015
Relativity - The Special and the General Theory by Einstein, Albert/ Gutfreund, Hanoch (CON)/ Renn, J|rgen (CON)

Relativity - The Special and the General Theory

Jul 2, 2015
Reckless - My Life As a Pretender by Hynde, Chrissie

Reckless - My Life As a Pretender

Jul 2, 2015
The sisters are alright - changing the broken narrative of black women in America by Winfrey Harris, Tamara.

The sisters are alright - changing the broken narrative of black women in America

Jul 2, 2015
Social security for dummies by Peterson, Jonathan, author.

Social security for dummies

A step-by-step guide to getting Social Security benefits for you and your family. Peterson gives you the practical information you need to make the most of the program, and make smart decisions about retirement.

Jul 2, 2015
The superhuman mind - free the genius in your brain by Brogaard, Berit.

The superhuman mind - free the genius in your brain

Jul 2, 2015
Superfoods At Every Meal - Nourish Your Family With Quick and Easy Recipes Using 10 Everyday Superfoods by Pfeiffer, Kelly

Superfoods At Every Meal - Nourish Your Family With Quick and Easy Recipes Using 10 Everyday Superfoods

Jul 2, 2015
Superfood Sandwiches - Crafting Nutritious Sandwiches With Superfoods for Every Meal and Occasion by Chudy, Katie

Superfood Sandwiches - Crafting Nutritious Sandwiches With Superfoods for Every Meal and Occasion

Jul 2, 2015
The story of life in 25 fossils - tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the wonders of evolution by Prothero, Donald R.

The story of life in 25 fossils - tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the wonders of evolution

Jul 2, 2015
Why information grows - the evolution of order, from atoms to economies by Hidalgo, César A., 1979- author.

Why information grows - the evolution of order, from atoms to economies

"Why do some nations prosper while others do not? Economists usually turn to measures such as gross domestic product or per capita income to answer this question, but interdisciplinary theorist Cesar Hidalgo argues that we can learn more by measuring a country's ability to make complex products. In Why Information Grows, Hidalgo combines the seemingly disparate fields of economic development and physics to present this new rubric for economic growth. He believes that we should investigate what m

Jul 2, 2015
Xero for dummies by Smith, Heather Nicolette, author.

Xero for dummies

Jul 2, 2015
Our promised land - faith and militant Zionism in Israeli settlements by Selengut, Charles, author.

Our promised land - faith and militant Zionism in Israeli settlements

"Our Promised Land takes readers inside radical Israeli settlements to explore how these settlements were formed, what the people in them believe, and their role in Israel and the Middle East today. Drawing on three years of research in these settlements, Our Promised Land offers an in-depth exploration of a topic that is often mentioned in headlines but little understood. Attempting to take a neutral perspective on a contentious topic, the book offers an overview of settlements in Israeli past

Jul 2, 2015
Nobody's cuter than you - a memoir about the beauty of friendship by Shankle, Melanie.

Nobody's cuter than you - a memoir about the beauty of friendship

Examines "the special bond that exists between friends and [celebrates] all the extraordinary people God had the good sense to bring into our lives at exactly the right moments. From the friendships we develop over a lifetime to the ones that wounded us and the ones that taught us to love better, Melanie Shankle reveals the influence our friends have on who we were, who we are, and who we will become"--Amazon.com.

Jul 2, 2015
Midwest foraging - 115 wild and flavorful edibles from burdock to wild peach by Rose, Lisa M., author.

Midwest foraging - 115 wild and flavorful edibles from burdock to wild peach

Jul 2, 2015
The meaning of the library - a cultural history by

The meaning of the library - a cultural history

Jul 2, 2015
Top 10 New Orleans by Greenberg, Paul (Paul A.), author.

Top 10 New Orleans

Contains dozens of top ten lists for visitors to New Orleans, featuring brief descriptions and contact information for top ranked attractions, restaurants, festivals, shopping venues, museums, hotels, and other aspects of the city.

Jul 2, 2015