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Farmageddon - the true cost of cheap meat by Lymbery, Philip.

Farmageddon - the true cost of cheap meat

Aug 22, 2014
Food of the gods - the search for the original tree of knowledge - a radical history of plants, drugs, and human evolution by McKenna, Terence K., 1946-

Food of the gods - the search for the original tree of knowledge - a radical history of plants, drugs, and human evolution

Aug 22, 2014
Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe by Clegg, Brian.

Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe

"Human beings are natural explorers, and nowhere is this frontier spirit stronger than in the United States of America. It almost defines the character of the US. But the Earth is running out of frontiers fast. Star Trek was right -- there is only one final frontier, and that is space. In Brian Clegg's The Final Frontier we discover the massive challenges that face explorers, both human and robotic, to uncover the current and future technologies that could take us out into the galaxy and take a

Aug 22, 2014
Its day being gone by McLarney, Rose, 1982-

Its day being gone

"Selected as a winner of the National Poetry Series by Robert Wrigley Rose McLarney has won acclaim for image-rich poems that explore her native southern Appalachia and those who love and live and lose on it. Her second collection broadens these investigations in poems that examine the shape-shifting quality of memory, as seen in folktales that have traveled across oceans and through centuries, and in how we form recollections of our own lives. An opening sequence presents contemporary ghost sto

Aug 22, 2014
Having a Mary heart in a Martha world - finding intimacy with God in the busyness of life by Weaver, Joanna.

Having a Mary heart in a Martha world - finding intimacy with God in the busyness of life

Aug 22, 2014
House of psychotic women - an autobiographical topography of female neurosis in horror and exploitation films by Janisse, Kier-La.

House of psychotic women - an autobiographical topography of female neurosis in horror and exploitation films

"House of Psychotic Women is an autobiographical exploration of female neurosis in horror and exploitation films. Anecdotes and memories interweave with film history, criticism, trivia and confrontational imagery to create a reflective personal history and examination of female madness, both onscreen and off."--Publisher description.

Aug 22, 2014
If the tabloids are true what are you? - poems & images by Harvey, Matthea, 1973- author.

If the tabloids are true what are you? - poems & images

Aug 22, 2014
Ireland by Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-

Ireland

This book is a celebration in pictures and words of Ireland's remarkable people and attractions, from the baffling Giant's Causeway to the dramatic Cliffs of Moher.

Aug 22, 2014
The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security by Hagedorn, Ann, author.

The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security

"The story behind the ultimate American privatization, which has taken place gradually and almost invisibly: how we privatized our national security"--

Aug 22, 2014
The Infinitesimals by Kasischke, Laura, 1961- author.

The Infinitesimals

Provided by publisher.

Aug 22, 2014
I'll be back right after this - my memoir by O'Brien, Pat, 1948 February 14--

I'll be back right after this - my memoir

"Growing up, Pat O'Brien was the skinny Midwestern kid with the divorced parents and the alcoholic father ... His life was unceremonious--until he was picked up in [a] student center by a professor who envisioned his future as the household television name he would become. From that day forward, Pat's life became anything but ordinary: from afternoons in the late Bobby Kennedy's living room with Muhammad Ali, to Rangers games in President Bush's suite, to the drugs and drinking and party lifesty

Aug 22, 2014
Guitar all-in-one for dummies. by

Guitar all-in-one for dummies.

Aug 22, 2014
Foreign correspondent - a memoir by Greenway, H. D. S., 1935-

Foreign correspondent - a memoir

"David Greenway, a journalist's journalist in the tradition of Michael Herr, David Halberstam, and Dexter Filkins. In this vivid memoir, he tells us what it's like to report a war up close"--

Aug 22, 2014
The organized mind - thinking straight in the age of information overload by Levitin, Daniel J., author.

The organized mind - thinking straight in the age of information overload

Daniel J. Levitin, Ph.D., uses the latest brain science to demonstrate how people with "organized" minds excel--and how readers can use their methods to regain a sense of mastery over the way they organize their homes, workplaces, and lives.

Aug 22, 2014
The myth of mirror neurons - the real neuroscience of communication and cognition by Hickok, Gregory.

The myth of mirror neurons - the real neuroscience of communication and cognition

Aug 22, 2014
The Radiance Sutras - 112 gateways to the yoga of wonder & delight by Roche, Lorin.

The Radiance Sutras - 112 gateways to the yoga of wonder & delight

Aug 22, 2014
Prepare to defend yourself - how to navigate the healthcare system and escape with your life by Minson, Matthew, 1961- author.

Prepare to defend yourself - how to navigate the healthcare system and escape with your life

Aug 22, 2014
Player's handbook by Wyatt, James.

Player's handbook

Aug 22, 2014
Permaculture design - a step-by-step guide by Aranya.

Permaculture design - a step-by-step guide

Leads the reader through the design process, linking theory to practice.

Aug 22, 2014
Miracles in the ER by Lesslie, Robert D., 1951-

Miracles in the ER

Aug 22, 2014