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Dialogue - the art of verbal action for page, stage, screen by McKee, Robert, 1941- author.

Dialogue - the art of verbal action for page, stage, screen

Jun 26, 2016
The devil's defender - my odyssey through American criminal justice from Ted Bundy to the Kandahar massacre by Browne, John Henry, 1946- author.

The devil's defender - my odyssey through American criminal justice from Ted Bundy to the Kandahar massacre

Jun 26, 2016
Curing Medicare - a doctor's view on how our health care system is failing older Americans and how we can fix it by Lazris, Andrew, author.

Curing Medicare - a doctor's view on how our health care system is failing older Americans and how we can fix it

Maintains that the current Medicare payment structure favors aggressive care that can negatively impact quality of life over palliative and home care which often yields better results, and argues for cost-effective changes that can make Medicare more humane.

Jun 26, 2016
GoPro cameras by Fahs, Chad, author.

GoPro cameras

Jun 26, 2016
Global chorus - 365 voices on the future of the planet by

Global chorus - 365 voices on the future of the planet

Global Chorus is a remarkable, illustrated collection of 365 daily meditations around some very large and increasingly crucial themes: Do you think that humanity can find a way past the current global environmental and social crises? Will we be able to create the conditions necessary for our own survival as well as that of other species on the planet? What would these conditions look like? In summary, then, and in the plainest of terms, do we have hope, and can we do it? The contributors include

Jun 26, 2016
Give your child the world - raising globally minded kids one book at a time by Martin, Jamie C., author.

Give your child the world - raising globally minded kids one book at a time

Jun 26, 2016
Home decor cheat sheets - need-to-know stuff for stylish living by Probus, Jessica, author.

Home decor cheat sheets - need-to-know stuff for stylish living

Jun 26, 2016
Explore Texas - a nature travel guide by Parker, Mary O., author.

Explore Texas - a nature travel guide

Jun 26, 2016
Fighting cockpits - in the pilot's seat of great military aircraft from World War I to today by Nijboer, Donald, 1959- author.

Fighting cockpits - in the pilot's seat of great military aircraft from World War I to today

Jun 26, 2016
Leisure - the basis of culture ; The philosophical act by Pieper, Josef, 1904-1997.

Leisure - the basis of culture ; The philosophical act

One of the most important philosophy titles published in the twentieth century, Joseph Pieper's Leisure, the Basis of Culture is more significant, even more crucial than it was when it first appeared fifty years ago. Pieper shows that Greeks understood and valued leisure, as did the medieval Europeans. He points out that religion can be born only in leisure. Leisure that allows time for the contemplation of the nature of God. Leisure has been, and always will be, the first foundation of any cult

Jun 26, 2016
How should we live? - great ideas from the past for everyday life by Krznaric, Roman.

How should we live? - great ideas from the past for everyday life

Presents an analysis of practical history, covering twelve universal topics, including love, family, empathy, and money, to reveal wisdom and inspiration to live one's life.

Jun 26, 2016
Hustling Hitler - the Jewish vaudevillian who fooled the Führer by Shapiro, Walter.

Hustling Hitler - the Jewish vaudevillian who fooled the Führer

A political columnist describes how his exuberant, flamboyant, and prone-to-excess great uncle, Freeman Bernstein, scammed Hitler and the Nazi regime in the 1930s by selling them rusted auto bodies and old tin cans in lieu of high-grade Canadian nickel.

Jun 26, 2016
How to render - the fundamentals of light, shadow and reflectivity by Robertson, Scott, 1966- author.

How to render - the fundamentals of light, shadow and reflectivity

Jun 26, 2016
House of nails - a memoir of life on the edge by Dykstra, Lenny, 1963- author.

House of nails - a memoir of life on the edge

The author tells all about his tumultuous career, from battling through crippling pain to steroid use and drug addiction, to a life of indulgence and excess, then, an epic plunge and the long road back to redemption.

Jun 26, 2016
Dining at The Ravens - over 150 nourishing vegan recipes from the Stanford Inn by the sea by Stanford, Jeff, 1946-

Dining at The Ravens - over 150 nourishing vegan recipes from the Stanford Inn by the sea

Jun 26, 2016
Cancún & Cozumel by Chandler, Gary, author.

Cancún & Cozumel

"This full-color guide to Cancu´n and Cozumel includes vibrant photos and maps to help with trip planning, "--Amazon.com.

Jun 26, 2016
60 hikes within 60 miles, Nashville - including Clarksville, Columbia, Gallatin, and Murfreesboro by Molloy, Johnny, 1961-

60 hikes within 60 miles, Nashville - including Clarksville, Columbia, Gallatin, and Murfreesboro

Jun 26, 2016
Layered - baking, building, and styling spectacular cakes by Huff, Tessa, author.

Layered - baking, building, and styling spectacular cakes

Collects recipes for bakery-quality cakes to bake at home, including such options as raspberry stout, pink peppercorn cherry, Riesling rhubarb, and pumpkin vanilla chai, with contemporary baking methods and industry tips and tricks.

Jun 26, 2016
Lassoing the sun - a year in America's national parks by Woods, Mark, author.

Lassoing the sun - a year in America's national parks

On the eve of his fiftieth birthday a reporter from Florida embarks on a year-long trip to visit America's national parks, creating a story about family, the parks, and legacies.

Jun 26, 2016
The Language of SQL by Rockoff, Larry

The Language of SQL

Jun 26, 2016