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Brick vehicles - amazing air, land, and sea machines to build from Lego® by Elsmore, Warren.

Brick vehicles - amazing air, land, and sea machines to build from Lego®

A journey into the ingenious modes of transportation around the world, from the invention of the first wheeled vehicles to the shuttles of the future. Over 60 vehicles in LEGO brick form from around the world are showcased. Clear instructions for the smaller models are included.

May 22, 2015
150 best mini interior ideas by Zamora Mola, Francesc, author.

150 best mini interior ideas

Featuring interiors that exemplify the beauty and simplicity of small-space design, 150 Best Mini Interior Ideas is the latest volume in the bestselling 150 Best series. Composed of stunning photographs, floor plans, and insightful text, this book will help you discover how architects and designers from around the world work within a confined square footage to create innovative living spaces. 150 Best Mini Interior Ideas profiles a diverse range of homes, from rural and urban constructions to to

May 22, 2015
40 years of fabulous - the Kips Bay Decorator Show House by Stolman, Steven, author.

40 years of fabulous - the Kips Bay Decorator Show House

For more than four decades, the Kips Bay Decorator Show House has presented the creations of a stellar roster of interior designers in what is regarded as one of the finest decorator show houses in the world. A fixture on the New York City scene, this glittering expression of high design continues to set the standard for the world of decor. Forty Years of Fabulous provides an insider's look at the history of this much-loved convention of society while revisiting the spectacular rooms by star dec

May 22, 2015
Adventures in Arduino by Stewart, Becky, author.

Adventures in Arduino

May 22, 2015
1000 incredible costume & cosplay ideas - a showcase of creative characters from anime, manga, video games, movies, comics and more! by Han, Yaya.

1000 incredible costume & cosplay ideas - a showcase of creative characters from anime, manga, video games, movies, comics and more!

Provides a broad and detailed glimpse into the ingenious artistry and attention to detail behind some of the most fabulous costumes you can find.

May 22, 2015
Big data baseball - math, miracles, and the end of a 20-year losing streak by Sawchik, Travis.

Big data baseball - math, miracles, and the end of a 20-year losing streak

"Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle was old school and stubborn. But after twenty straight losing seasons and his job on the line, he was ready to try anything. So when he met with GM Neal Huntington in October 2012, they decided to discard everything they knew about the game and instead take on drastic "big data" strategies. Going well beyond the number-crunching of Moneyball, which used statistics found on the back of baseball cards to identify market inefficiencies, the data the Pirates

May 22, 2015
The best interface is no interface - the simple path to brilliant technology by Krishna, Golden, author.

The best interface is no interface - the simple path to brilliant technology

Explores how a technologically advanced world can be built without digital interfaces using three principles that lead to more meaningful innovation.

May 22, 2015
The career playbook - essential advice for today's aspiring young professional by Citrin, James M., author.

The career playbook - essential advice for today's aspiring young professional

May 22, 2015
Blender for dummies by Van Gumster, Jason, author.

Blender for dummies

"Blender for Dummies is the quick and easy guide to learning 3D modeling and animation using the popular, free, open source Blender software. You'll learn how to create models, animate movement, and render well-lit scenes as you master the powerful features that rival the more expensive professional animation software. This third edition is updated to cover the latest features added in Blender, including digital sculpting with dynamic topology, rendering with the incredibly powerful Cycles rende

May 22, 2015
After Snowden - privacy, secrecy, and security in the information age by

After Snowden - privacy, secrecy, and security in the information age

"Was Edward Snowden a patriot or a traitor? Just how far do American privacy rights extend? And how far is too far when it comes to government secrecy in the name of security? These are just a few of the questions that have dominated American consciousness since Edward Snowden exposed the breadth of the NSA's domestic surveillance program. In these seven previously unpublished essays, a group of prominent legal and political experts delve in to life After Snowden, examining the ramifications of

May 22, 2015
Bad kid - a memoir by Crabb, David, author.

Bad kid - a memoir

"Discovering George Michael's Faith confirmed for David Crabb what every bully already knew: he was gay. What saved him from high school was finding a group of outlandish friends who reveled in being outsiders. David found himself enmeshed with misfits: wearing black, cutting class, staying out all night, drinking, tripping, chain-smoking, idolizing the Pet Shop Boys--and learning lessons about life and love along the way. Richly detailed with nineties pop-culture, and including black-and-white

May 22, 2015
Barron's GRE 2015 by Green, Sharon Weiner

Barron's GRE 2015

May 22, 2015
Baking with less sugar - recipes for desserts using natural sweeteners and little-to-no white sugar by Chang, Joanne, author.

Baking with less sugar - recipes for desserts using natural sweeteners and little-to-no white sugar

May 22, 2015
The autism job club - the neurodiverse workforce in the new normal of employment by Bernick, Michael, 1952- author.

The autism job club - the neurodiverse workforce in the new normal of employment

"The authors review the high unemployment rates among adults with autism and other neurodiverse conditions more than two decades after the Americans with Disabilities Act..."The autism job club" is a vital resource for adults with autism, their families, and advocates who are committed to neurodiverse employment, not unemployment. But it will also speak to a far broader audience interested in how to carve out a place for themselves or others in an increasingly competitive job world."--Jacket.

May 22, 2015
Arbitrary justice - the power of the American prosecutor by Davis, Angela J., 1956-

Arbitrary justice - the power of the American prosecutor

May 22, 2015
Adobe Photoshop CC for photographers - a professional image editor's guide to the creative use of Photoshop for the Macintosh and PC by Evening, Martin.

Adobe Photoshop CC for photographers - a professional image editor's guide to the creative use of Photoshop for the Macintosh and PC

"Martin Evening, Photoshop hall-of-famer and acclaimed digital imaging professional, has revamped his much-admired Photoshop for Photographers book for an eleventh edition, to include all the updates to the latest version of the software. This comprehensive guide covers all the tools and techniques serious photographers need to know when using Photoshop, from workflow guidance to core skills to advanced techniques for professional results. Using clear, succinct instruction and real world example

May 22, 2015
Alive - new and selected poems by Willis, Elizabeth, author.

Alive - new and selected poems

"Called by Susan Howe "one of the most outstanding poets of her generation," the American poet Elizabeth Willis has written some of the most luminous, electrifyingly lyrical poems of the past twenty years. This collection includes work from her five books, poems previously published only in magazines, and a section of new poems. With a poetics as attentive to the music of thought as George Oppen's and an ear that evokes the wildness of Rimbaud's Illuminations, Willis charts intricate, subterrane

May 22, 2015
Biodynamic gardening by Waldin, Monty, author.

Biodynamic gardening

Biodynamic gardening is a totally organic approach to revitalizing your garden. It improves plant health and makes your garden more naturally resistant to pests and diseases. It aims to increase the yield and intensify the flavor of your produce, makes your flowers vibrant and colorful, attracts beneficial wildlife, and is kind to the environment.

May 22, 2015
Collected poems by Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973.

Collected poems

This collection presents all the poems Auden wished to preserve, in the texts that received his final approval. It includes the full contents of his previous collected editions along with all the later volumes of his shorter poems.

May 22, 2015
Amazed by grace by Dew, Sheri L., author.

Amazed by grace

May 22, 2015