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Vegan planet - more than 425 irresistible recipes with fantastic flavors from home and around the world by Robertson, Robin.

Vegan planet - more than 425 irresistible recipes with fantastic flavors from home and around the world

"When it first appeared in 2003, Vegan Planet revolutionized animal-free cooking. Robin Robertson's pioneering book played a leading role in the passage of veganism from subculture to mainstream culinary lifestyle. Its breadth and variety of fantastically flavorful food not only gave vegans what they craved, it gave them food they could serve up happily to their non-vegan family members and friends. One decade and more than 100,000 copies later, this important classic is back in a thoroughly re

Jul 21, 2014
Unstill life - a daughter's memoir of art and love in the age of abstraction by Selz, Gabrielle.

Unstill life - a daughter's memoir of art and love in the age of abstraction

"Weaving her family narrative into the larger story of twentieth-century art and culture, Selz paints [a] ... portrait of her charismatic father--the chief curator of painting and sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art and director of his own art museum in California]-- ... the generation of modern artists he championed, and the daughter whose life he shaped"--Dust jacket flap.

Jul 21, 2014
Tank man - how a photograph defined China's protest movement by Burgan, Michael.

Tank man - how a photograph defined China's protest movement

Discusses the iconic photo of a lone protester, Tank Man, stopping a row of tanks near Tiananmen Square during protests in 1989.

Jul 21, 2014
Testimony of light - an extraordinary message of life after death by Greaves, Helen.

Testimony of light - an extraordinary message of life after death

Jul 21, 2014
Virgin Galactic - The Ultimate Experience by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)/ Branson, Richard (FRW)

Virgin Galactic - The Ultimate Experience

Jul 21, 2014
Vodka - how a colorless, odorless, flavorless spirit conquered America by Matus, Victorino.

Vodka - how a colorless, odorless, flavorless spirit conquered America

"How risk-taking entrepreneurs defied the odds and turned medieval medicine into a multibillion-dollar industry"--

Jul 21, 2014
Undocumented - how immigration became illegal by Chomsky, Aviva, 1957-

Undocumented - how immigration became illegal

"This book looks at the role illegality or undocumentedness plays in our society and economy. It shows how the status was created, and how and why people, especially Mexicans and Central Americans, have been assigned this status. The first three chapterslook at the histories of social exclusion. One looks specifically at the Mexican and Guatemalan contexts to understand why such large numbers of people from these countries enter the United States without documents, and how those who do so unders

Jul 21, 2014
White beech - the rainforest years by Greer, Germaine, 1939- author.

White beech - the rainforest years

"One bright day in December 2001, Germaine Greer found herself confronted by an irresistible challenge in the shape of sixty hectares of dairy farm, one of many in south-east Queensland that, after a century of logging, clearing and downright devastation, had been abandoned to their fate."--Dust jacket.

Jul 21, 2014
West point '41 - the class that went to war and shaped America by Kazel-Wilcox, Anne, author.

West point '41 - the class that went to war and shaped America

Jul 21, 2014
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! - the story of pop music from Bill Haley to Beyoncé by Stanley, Bob, 1964- author.

Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! - the story of pop music from Bill Haley to Beyoncé

An addictively readable, encyclopedic history of pop music that includes individual chapters to groups and individuals -- the Monkees, the Beach Boys, the Bee Gees, Michael Jackson, Prince, Madonna -- that changed the shape of pop music.

Jul 21, 2014
Your Midwest garden - an owner's manual by Riggenbach, Jan.

Your Midwest garden - an owner's manual

Jul 21, 2014
X-Ray- the unauthorized autobiography by Davies, Ray

X-Ray- the unauthorized autobiography

Jul 21, 2014
Writing fantasy & science fiction by Tuttle, Lisa

Writing fantasy & science fiction

Jul 21, 2014
World War II from above - an aerial view of the global conflict by Harwood, Jeremy, 1947- author.

World War II from above - an aerial view of the global conflict

"[The] story of the battle waged by Allied and Axis spies in the skies to obtain accurate aerial intelligence during the Second World War"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 21, 2014
World Order by Kissinger, Henry

World Order

Jul 21, 2014
This changes everything - capitalism vs. the climate by Klein, Naomi, 1970-

This changes everything - capitalism vs. the climate

"The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core "free market" ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems. In short, either we embrace radical change ourselves or radical changes will be visited upon our physical world. The status quo is no longer an option. In This Changes Everything Naomi Klein argues that climate chan

Jul 21, 2014
Thirteen Days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Wright, Lawrence

Thirteen Days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David

Jul 21, 2014
Top 125 unusual things to see in Ontario by Brown, Ron, 1945- author.

Top 125 unusual things to see in Ontario

Jul 21, 2014
To the Survivors - One Man's Journey As a Rape Crisis Counselor With True Stories of Sexual Violence by Uttaro, Robert

To the Survivors - One Man's Journey As a Rape Crisis Counselor With True Stories of Sexual Violence

Jul 21, 2014
Travels with Casey by Denizet-Lewis, Benoit.

Travels with Casey

Over four months, thirty-two states, and 13,000 miles in a rented motor home, Denizet-Lewis and his canine companion attempt to pay tribute to the most powerful interspecies bond there is, in the country with the highest rate of dog ownership in the world. On the way, Denizet-Lewis--known for his deeply reported dispatches from far corners of American life--meets an irresistible cast of dogs and dog-obsessed humans.

Jul 21, 2014