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Java EE 7 - the big picture by Coward, Danny, author.

Java EE 7 - the big picture

"Java EE 7: The Big Picture uniquely explores the entire Java EE 7 platform in an all-encompassing style while examining each tier of the platform in enough detail so that you can select the right technologies for specific project needs. In this authoritative guide, Java expert Danny Coward walks you through the code, applications, and frameworks that power the platform. Take full advantage of the robust capabilities of Java EE 7, increase your productivity, and meet enterprise demands with help

Nov 26, 2014
Iphone portable genius by McFedries, Paul.

Iphone portable genius

Nov 26, 2014
A history of war in 100 battles by Overy, R. J., author.

A history of war in 100 battles

Nov 26, 2014
High School Alternative Programs by

High School Alternative Programs

"Opposing Viewpoints: High School Alternative Programs: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--

Nov 26, 2014
An indigenous peoples' history of the United States by Dunbar-Ortiz, Roxanne, 1939-

An indigenous peoples' history of the United States

Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally-recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. The centuries-long genocidal program of the US settler-colonial regimen has largely been omitted from history. Now historian and activist Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz offers a history of the United States told from the perspective of Indigenous peoples and reveals how Native Americans, f

Nov 26, 2014
Christmas cookies, 1997 - 101 goodies to create for the holiday. by

Christmas cookies, 1997 - 101 goodies to create for the holiday.

Nov 26, 2014
Brain games for puppies by Arrowsmith, Claire, author.

Brain games for puppies

Nov 26, 2014
Anti-inflammatory eating made easy - nutrition plan and 75 recipes for a healthier body by Babb, Michelle.

Anti-inflammatory eating made easy - nutrition plan and 75 recipes for a healthier body

"Inflammation is a hot topic in the world of health, nutrition, and weight loss, with activism by Dr. Oz, Michael Pollan, and Mark Bittman. With Anti-Inflammatory Eating Made Easy, eat as much as you want, lose weight, and heal your body. More and more people have become aware of the many benefits of an anti-inflammatory diet. Seattle nutritionist Michelle Babb has created an easy-to-follow nutrition plan and cookbook that helps readers combat inflammation with healthy recipes and food choices.

Nov 26, 2014
Mountain to mountain - a journey of adventure and activism for the women of Afghanistan by Galpin, Shannon.

Mountain to mountain - a journey of adventure and activism for the women of Afghanistan

Being inspired to act can take many forms. For some, it's taking a weekend to volunteer. For Shannon Galpin, it meant leaving her career, selling her house, launching a nonprofit and committing her life to advancing education and opportunity for women and girls. Focusing on the war-torn country of Afghanistan, Galpin and her organization, Mountain2Mountain, have touched the lives of hundreds of men, women and children. In addition to launching the non-profit, in 2009 Galpin became the first woma

Nov 26, 2014
Logic Pro X for dummies by English, Graham, author.

Logic Pro X for dummies

Want to create great recordings with Logic Pro X but don't know where to begin? This guide shows you how to create projects, record and edit live audio and MIDI tracks, work with effects, and much more!

Nov 26, 2014
Citizen Coke - the making of Coca-Cola capitalism by Elmore, Bartow J.

Citizen Coke - the making of Coca-Cola capitalism

Nov 26, 2014
The Churchill factor - how one man made history by Johnson, Boris, author.

The Churchill factor - how one man made history

The mayor of London and former Spectator editor challenges popular misconceptions to assess Churchill's enduring influence on the world, discussing the many contradictions of his life and his considerable political and military achievements.

Nov 26, 2014
A chosen exile - a history of racial passing in American life by Hobbs, Allyson Vanessa, author.

A chosen exile - a history of racial passing in American life

Nov 26, 2014
Blind curves - a woman, a motorcycle, and a journey to reinvent herself by Crill, Linda, author.

Blind curves - a woman, a motorcycle, and a journey to reinvent herself

After months of following one-size-fits-all advice for a fifty-seven-year-old widow, Linda Crill is still miserable, until she makes a rebellious, spur-of-the-moment decision : she trades her corporate suits for motorcycle leathers and commits herself to a 2,500-mile road trip down America's Pacific Northwest coast on a Harley. The problem is that she doesn't know how to ride and has only thirty days to learn. Four short weeks later, Linda joins two men and a woman for a white-knuckle, exhilarat

Nov 26, 2014
The creative woodturner - inspiring ideas and projects for developing your own woodturning style by Martin, Terry, 1947- author.

The creative woodturner - inspiring ideas and projects for developing your own woodturning style

The Creative Woodturner is not your usual "how-to" woodturning book. It won't tell you what a chuck is, how to sharpen a scraper, or how to turn a goblet. Instead, this book is a "how-to" for unlocking curiosity, how to break the rules, and for following one's own artistic path with confidence. Designed to give readers a wide-perspective on creativity, The Creative Woodturner begins first with insightful commentary, quotes, and examples from the woodturning and art community that will both inspi

Nov 26, 2014
The choice - global domination or global leadership by Brzezinski, Zbigniew, 1928- author.

The choice - global domination or global leadership

The foreign policy expert offers an assessment of recent American foreign policy, arguing for a more sophisticated posture in the world that positions America as a supporter of reform and justice in the world.

Nov 26, 2014
The furniture bible by Pourny, Christophe, author.

The furniture bible

Nov 26, 2014
Cities of empire - the British colonies and the creation of the urban world by Hunt, Tristram, 1974- author.

Cities of empire - the British colonies and the creation of the urban world

"An original history of the most enduring colonial creation, the city, explored through ten portraits of powerful urban centers the British Empire left in its wake. At its peak, the British Empire was an urban civilization of epic proportions, leaving behind a network of cities which now stand as the economic and cultural powerhouses of the twenty-first century. In a series of ten vibrant urban biographies that stretch from the shores of Puritan Boston to Dublin, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Liverpool,

Nov 26, 2014
Elle decor - the height of style - inspiring ideas from the world's chicest rooms by Boodro, Michael, author.

Elle decor - the height of style - inspiring ideas from the world's chicest rooms

Nov 26, 2014
The complete coconut cookbook - 200 gluten-free, grain-free and nut-free vegan recipes using coconut flour, oil, sugar and more by Saulsbury, Camilla V., author.

The complete coconut cookbook - 200 gluten-free, grain-free and nut-free vegan recipes using coconut flour, oil, sugar and more

With its compelling health benefits and unmistakable flavor, the humble coconut is more popular than ever. Coconut products contain natural saturated fats that are rapidly digested and help accelerate weight loss, kill viruses and bacteria, boost energy and athletic performance, and nourish skin and hair. Saulsbury has a collection of all-natural, high-energy, dependable recipes which are also free of gluten, grains, eggs, dairy and nuts.

Nov 26, 2014