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The science book by

The science book

"The newest title in this successful and acclaimed series is The Science Book, an inventive visual take on astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, and physics. With eye-catching artwork, step-by-step diagrams, and illustrations that break down complicated ideas into manageable concepts, The Science Book will have readers conversant in genetic engineering, black holes, and global warming in no time. Along the way are found mini-biographies of the most well-known scientists, and a glossary of help

Jul 25, 2014
Saving vegetable seeds - harvest, clean, store, and plant seeds from your garden by Bradley, Fern Marshall.

Saving vegetable seeds - harvest, clean, store, and plant seeds from your garden

Jul 25, 2014
Precut bonanza! - 200 pieced blocks from cut strips and shapes by Einmo, Kimberly.

Precut bonanza! - 200 pieced blocks from cut strips and shapes

"Reference guide to piecing precut fabric, whether purchased or cut from your stash! Follow Kimberly's easy method of using simple, basic units such as squares, half-square triangles, four-patch units, and more to create more complex units and blocks. Pattern instructions for 3 sampler quilts, a gallery for inspiration, and Kimberly's familiar tips"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 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 25, 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 25, 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 25, 2014
Quilt a travel souvenir by Einmo, Kimberly.

Quilt a travel souvenir

"Suggestions, techniques and patterns for creating quilted souvenirs representing travel memories. Includes lesson plans section for teachers"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 2014
Top 125 unusual things to see in Ontario by Brown, Ron, 1945- author.

Top 125 unusual things to see in Ontario

Jul 25, 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 25, 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 25, 2014
Tradition! - the highly improbable, ultimately triumphant Broadway-to-Hollywood story of Fiddler on the roof, the world's most beloved musical by Isenberg, Barbara (Barbara S.)

Tradition! - the highly improbable, ultimately triumphant Broadway-to-Hollywood story of Fiddler on the roof, the world's most beloved musical

Jul 25, 2014
Square-agonals - a new angle on quilting by Blackwell, Sandi.

Square-agonals - a new angle on quilting

Jul 25, 2014
Teach Yourself Visually Macbook Air by Miser, Brad

Teach Yourself Visually Macbook Air

Jul 25, 2014
Programming iOS 7 by Neuburg, Matt, author.

Programming iOS 7

Jul 25, 2014
Sausage making - the definitive guide with recipes by Farr, Ryan.

Sausage making - the definitive guide with recipes

Butcher Ryan Farr takes the craft of sausage making to a whole new level with his fiery chorizo, maple-bacon breakfast links, smoky bratwurst, creamy boudin blanc, and best-ever all-natural hot dogs. Sausage Making is Farr's master course for all skill levels, featuring an overview of tools and ingredients, step-by-step sausage-making instructions, more than 175 full-color technique photos, and 50 recipes for his favorite classic and contemporary links.

Jul 25, 2014
Sass and Compass in action by Netherland, Wynn.

Sass and Compass in action

Jul 25, 2014
Sams teach yourself Objective-C in 24 hours by Feiler, Jesse, author.

Sams teach yourself Objective-C in 24 hours

Jul 25, 2014
Sams teach yourself jQuery and JavaScript in 24 hours by Dayley, Brad, author.

Sams teach yourself jQuery and JavaScript in 24 hours

Jul 25, 2014
Sams teach yourself HTML and CSS in 24 hours by Meloni, Julie C.

Sams teach yourself HTML and CSS in 24 hours

The ninth edition of Sams Teach Yourself HTML and CSS in 24 Hours brings the entire book in line with the HTML5 and CSS3 specifications and capabilities and includes fresh material and examples that take full advantage of the book's full-color layout and design. Anyone who completes the lessons in this book can have his or her web pages be among those that appear on the Internet. In fact, within the first two lessons in this book, someone with no previous HTML experience at all can have a web pa

Jul 25, 2014
The sailing bible - the complete guide for all sailors from novice to expert by Evans, Jeremy, 1949-

The sailing bible - the complete guide for all sailors from novice to expert

Jul 25, 2014