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The leadership crisis and the free market cure - why the future of business depends on the return to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness by Allison, John A.

The leadership crisis and the free market cure - why the future of business depends on the return to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

"The highly anticipated follow up to The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure--the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post bestsellerThe Leadership Crisis and the Free Market Cure reveals the integrated principles he sees as critical to the success of any leade--all of which are modern day reflections of the American Founders' concept of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. John Allison believes many of the problems in our economy are the direct result of leaders wh

Jan 23, 2015
Lincoln's sword - the presidency and the power of words by Wilson, Douglas L. (Douglas Lawson), 1935-

Lincoln's sword - the presidency and the power of words

Abraham Lincoln now occupies an unparalleled place in American history, but when he was first elected president, literary ability was the last thing the public expected from the folksy, self-educated "rail-splitter." Yet the forceful qualities of Lincoln's writing eventually surprised his supporters and confounded his many critics. In this study, Lincoln scholar Wilson tells how Lincoln developed his writing skills, how they served him for a time as a hidden presidential asset, how it gradually

Jan 23, 2015
Live original - how the Duck Commander teen keeps it real and stays true to her values by Robertson, Sadie, 1997-

Live original - how the Duck Commander teen keeps it real and stays true to her values

The seventeen-year-old star of "Duck Dynasty" shares stories from her life and sheds light on the values and faith that influence her choices, while encouraging readers to remain true to themselves in the face of life's challenges.

Jan 23, 2015
Machu Picchu by Meinking, Mary, author.

Machu Picchu

Describes the excavation of Machu Picchu, discussing the history and culture of the site, leading excavators, and their findings.

Jan 23, 2015
Modern log cabin quilting - 25 simple quilts and patchwork projects for sewists by Beal, Susan.

Modern log cabin quilting - 25 simple quilts and patchwork projects for sewists

If you think quilting is too complicated or too intimidating, you're not alone. Beal shows the entire process of log cabin quilting from start to finish, and helps you master the straight lines and right angles.

Jan 23, 2015
Modern country knits - 30 designs from Juniper Moon Farm by Gibbs, Susan (Farmer), author.

Modern country knits - 30 designs from Juniper Moon Farm

Jan 23, 2015
The Men's Health little book of exercises by Campbell, Adam, author.

The Men's Health little book of exercises

Jan 23, 2015
Medieval warfare by Nardo, Don, 1947-

Medieval warfare

Describes medieval European warfare and discusses the development of infantry tactics and weapons, the change from knights to cavalry, siegecraft, naval warfare, and the effects of gunpowder on war and society.

Jan 23, 2015
Medieval punishment and torture by Currie, Stephen, 1960-

Medieval punishment and torture

Describes medieval European concepts of what behavior was criminal and discusses methods of obtaining convictions, prisons, painful and humiliating punishments, and forms of execution.

Jan 23, 2015
Medieval knights and chivalry by Nardo, Don, 1947-

Medieval knights and chivalry

Describes the origins of knighthood and the role of knights in medieval war and society, and discusses chivalry, cruel practices by knights, tournaments, military changes that doomed knighthood, and its role in popular culture.

Jan 23, 2015
Medieval food and customs by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-

Medieval food and customs

Describes the foods eaten in medieval Europe and how they were prepared, explains how food fit into the social structure of the times, and discusses the diets of peasants, nobles, and townspeople, marriage, and special events through the year.

Jan 23, 2015
Mastering pasta / The Art and Practice of Handmade Pasta, Gnocchi, and Risotto by Vetri, Marc.

Mastering pasta / The Art and Practice of Handmade Pasta, Gnocchi, and Risotto

Jan 23, 2015
Managing Anxiety With Mindfulness for Dummies by Marshall, Joelle Jane

Managing Anxiety With Mindfulness for Dummies

Jan 23, 2015
The music parents' survival guide - a parent-to-parent conversation by Nathan, Amy, author.

The music parents' survival guide - a parent-to-parent conversation

Jan 23, 2015
Introducing GitHub - A Non-Technical Guide by Bell, Peter/ Beer, Brent

Introducing GitHub - A Non-Technical Guide

Jan 23, 2015
IOS 8 for Programmers - An App-Driven Approach With Swift by Deitel, Paul/ Deitel, Harvey/ Deitel, Abbey

IOS 8 for Programmers - An App-Driven Approach With Swift

Jan 23, 2015
Isaac Asimov by Wolny, Philip, author.

Isaac Asimov

Introduces the life and work of the science fiction author known for such works as the Foundation Trilogy and "I, Robot," who also wrote on topics ranging from history and law to the Bible and humanism.

Jan 23, 2015
The year-round vegetable gardener - how to grow your own food 365 days a year no matter where you live by Jabbour, Niki.

The year-round vegetable gardener - how to grow your own food 365 days a year no matter where you live

Presents advice for growing vegetables throughout the year, discussing such topics as selecting the right vegetables for the season, using succession planting, and building and setting up cold frames.

Jan 23, 2015
Your brain on food - how chemicals control your thoughts and feelings by Wenk, Gary Lee, author.

Your brain on food - how chemicals control your thoughts and feelings

Jan 23, 2015
Sams Teach Yourself Swift in 24 Hours by Miller, B. J.

Sams Teach Yourself Swift in 24 Hours

Jan 23, 2015