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Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe by Clegg, Brian.

Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe

"Human beings are natural explorers, and nowhere is this frontier spirit stronger than in the United States of America. It almost defines the character of the US. But the Earth is running out of frontiers fast. Star Trek was right -- there is only one final frontier, and that is space. In Brian Clegg's The Final Frontier we discover the massive challenges that face explorers, both human and robotic, to uncover the current and future technologies that could take us out into the galaxy and take a

Jul 9, 2014
How to troubleshoot, repair, and modify motorcycle electrical systems by Martin, Tracy, 1951-

How to troubleshoot, repair, and modify motorcycle electrical systems

"How to Troubleshoot, Repair, and Modify Motorcycle Electrical Systems is a complete guide for electrical automotive repair. Appropriate for the greenhorn or the veteran, the book features many projects and hundreds of photos to assist in the automotive shop or the garage"--

Jul 9, 2014
Mudville madness - fabulous feats, belligerent behavior, and erratic episodes on the diamond by Weeks, Jonathan., author.

Mudville madness - fabulous feats, belligerent behavior, and erratic episodes on the diamond

Mudville Madness is for baseball fans who seek something beyond the standard boxscores--something new or rarely encountered. This book is a jaunt into the realm of the extraordinary and (at times) outright bizarre. The most uncommon events in three centuries of baseball history are recounted here in glorious detail, beginning with the game's earliest days when the rules were in their infancy, through the deadball years, right up to the 2013 season. The epic brawls, bizarre plays, and landmark ac

Jul 9, 2014
Getting financial aid 2015 by

Getting financial aid 2015

Describes the financial aid opportunities at over three thousand two- and four-year colleges, universities, and technical schools, accompanied by a planning calendar, worksheets, itemized charts, and cost-saving tips.

Jul 10, 2014
I said yes to everything - a memoir by Grant, Lee, 1927-

I said yes to everything - a memoir

An Academy Award-winning actress and former Vogue "It Girl" describes her rise to fame and the subsequent destruction of her career caused by being added to the Hollywood blacklist and how she eventually rebuilt her life and career after being exonerated.

Jul 10, 2014
Barron's PSAT/NMSQT, 2014 by Green, Sharon, 1939-

Barron's PSAT/NMSQT, 2014

Offers tips and strategies for how to prepare for and complete each section of the test and provides six practice exams.

Jul 10, 2014
College Board Scholarship handbook 2015. by

College Board Scholarship handbook 2015.

Jul 10, 2014
Ida M. Tarbell - the woman who challenged big business--and won! by McCully, Emily Arnold.

Ida M. Tarbell - the woman who challenged big business--and won!

Jul 10, 2014
A world of noodles by Yarvin, Brian, author.

A world of noodles

Jul 12, 2014
Zero to five - 70 essential parenting tips based on science (and what I've learned so far) by Cutchlow, Tracy.

Zero to five - 70 essential parenting tips based on science (and what I've learned so far)

Presents seventy parenting tips based on scientific research, discussing the best ways to help infants sleep well, boosting a child's success in school, handling temper tantrums, and managing consequences and punishments.

Jul 12, 2014
You Can't Make This Up - Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television by Michaels, Al/ Wertheim, L. Jon

You Can't Make This Up - Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television

Jul 12, 2014
World War II from Above - An Aerial View of the Global Conflict by Harwood, Jeremy

World War II from Above - An Aerial View of the Global Conflict

Jul 12, 2014
World of Quilts - 25 Modern Projects- Reinterpreting Quilting Heritage from Around the Globe by Ellis, Cassandra

World of Quilts - 25 Modern Projects- Reinterpreting Quilting Heritage from Around the Globe

Jul 12, 2014
Your Midwest garden - an owner's manual by Riggenbach, Jan.

Your Midwest garden - an owner's manual

Jul 12, 2014
The youngest bishop in England - beneath the surface of Mormonism by Bridgstock, Robert.

The youngest bishop in England - beneath the surface of Mormonism

Jul 12, 2014
The wrong Carlos - anatomy of a wrongful execution by Liebman, James S., author.

The wrong Carlos - anatomy of a wrongful execution

A case study of the fabulous recklessness of Texas death penalty justice, a study that destroys the myth of the mistake-proof executioner in the death penalty capital of the United States.

Jul 12, 2014
The other blacklist - the African American literary and cultural left of the 1950s by Washington, Mary Helen, author.

The other blacklist - the African American literary and cultural left of the 1950s

Mary Helen Washington recovers the vital role of 1950s leftist politics in the works and lives of modern African American writers and artists. While most histories of McCarthyism focus on the devastation of the blacklist and the intersection of leftist politics and American culture, few include the activities of radical writers and artists from the Black Popular Front. Washington's work incorporates these black intellectuals back into our understanding of mid-twentieth-century African American l

Jul 12, 2014
Wisdom for home brewers - 500 tips & recipes for making great beer by Bruning, Ted.

Wisdom for home brewers - 500 tips & recipes for making great beer

"This book is a collection of 500 brewing tips plus basic recipes for different kinds of beer, with practical instruction for beginners with more detailed, obscure, and even a little surprising information for those who've been at it for years"--

Jul 12, 2014
Wiring simplified - based on the 2014 National Electrical Code by Hartwell, Frederic P., author.

Wiring simplified - based on the 2014 National Electrical Code

Jul 12, 2014
Wild things! - acts of mischief in children's literature by Bird, Betsy, author.

Wild things! - acts of mischief in children's literature

Leading children's literature bloggers take readers behind the scenes of many beloved children's books, revealing secret lives, scandalous turns, and humorous surprises.

Jul 12, 2014