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Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe by

Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe

"On the second anniversary of the Fukushima disaster, an international panel of leading medical and biological scientists, nuclear engineers, and policy experts assembled at the prestigious New York Academy of Medicine. A project of the Helen Caldicott Foundation and co-sponsored by Physicians for Social Responsibility, this gathering was a response to widespread concerns that the media and policy makers had been far too eager to move past what are clearly deep and lasting impacts for the Japane

Oct 25, 2014
The cook's compendium - 250 essential tips, techniques, trade secrets and tasty recipes by Davis, Jenni, author.

The cook's compendium - 250 essential tips, techniques, trade secrets and tasty recipes

Oct 25, 2014
The complete cities of ancient Egypt by Snape, S. R. (Steven R.), author.

The complete cities of ancient Egypt

Ancient Egyptian cities and towns have until recently been one of the least- studied and least-published aspects of this great ancient civilization. Now new research and excavation are transforming our knowledge. The Complete Cities of Ancient Egypt is the first book to bring these latest discoveries to a wide general and scholarly audience, and to provide a comprehensive overview of what we know about ancient settlement during the dynastic period. Divided in two halves, the book opens with an a

Oct 25, 2014
Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you? by Clinton, George, 1940- author.

Brothas be, yo like George, ain't that funkin' kinda hard on you?

Oct 25, 2014
Botanical knits - twelve designs inspired by trees and foliage by Dakos, Alana, author.

Botanical knits - twelve designs inspired by trees and foliage

Knitting patterns for sweaters, scarves, hats, and gloves.

Oct 25, 2014
How to think like Sherlock- improve your power of observation, memory and deduction by Smith, Daniel

How to think like Sherlock- improve your power of observation, memory and deduction

Oct 25, 2014
In search of lost frogs - the campaign to rediscover the world's rarest amphibans by Moore, Robin (Photographer), author.

In search of lost frogs - the campaign to rediscover the world's rarest amphibans

Oct 25, 2014
Peru by Blacker, Maryanne, author.

Peru

A travel to guide to Peru, providing descriptions of attractions in nine cities and regions, and featuring listings of places to eat, stay, and shop. Includes maps, illustrations, and photographs.

Oct 25, 2014
Pay any price - greed, power, and endless war by Risen, James.

Pay any price - greed, power, and endless war

"War corrupts. Endless war corrupts absolutely. Ever since 9/11 America has fought an endless war on terror, seeking enemies everywhere and never promising peace. In Pay Any Price, James Risen reveals an extraordinary litany of the hidden costs of that war: from squandered and stolen dollars, to outrageous abuses of power, to wars on normalcy, decency, and truth. In the name of fighting terrorism, our government has done things every bit as shameful as its historic wartime abuses -- and until th

Oct 25, 2014
National Geographic - the covers by Jenkins, Mark Collins, author.

National Geographic - the covers

Oct 25, 2014
Hybridizing A B C's by Nyikos, Frank.

Hybridizing A B C's

Oct 25, 2014
Bread revolution - world-class baking with sprouted & whole grains, heirloom flours & fresh techniques by Reinhart, Peter.

Bread revolution - world-class baking with sprouted & whole grains, heirloom flours & fresh techniques

"An exploration of cutting-edge developments in the bread baking world from beloved author Peter Reinhart, featuring 40 recipes and formulas that use sprouted flours, whole and ancient grains, alternative grains (such as corn and grape skin flour), nut and seed flours, and allergy-friendly approaches. Renowned baking author and instructor Peter Reinhart has always been on the forefront of the bread movement--from cold fermentation (The Bread Baker's Apprentice) and whole grain breads (Peter Rein

Oct 25, 2014
Eat more better - how to make every bite more delicious by Pashman, Dan.

Eat more better - how to make every bite more delicious

The creator of the Sporkful, shares tips and techniques for getting the best flavor from every food and provides the answers to some of life's most important gastronomical questions, including "Is an open-faced sandwich actually a sandwich?"

Oct 25, 2014
Encyclopedia of exercise anatomy by Liebman, Hollis Lance, author.

Encyclopedia of exercise anatomy

Oct 25, 2014
Eugene O'Neill - a life in four acts by Dowling, Robert M., 1970- author.

Eugene O'Neill - a life in four acts

"A major new biography of the Nobel Prize-winning playwright whose brilliantly original plays revolutionized American theater"--

Oct 25, 2014
Fifty foods that changed the course of history by Price, Bill (Author of reference books)

Fifty foods that changed the course of history

Oct 25, 2014
Food - a love story by Gaffigan, Jim.

Food - a love story

""What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders (

Oct 25, 2014
Fifty weapons that changed the course of history by Levy, Joel, 1971- author.

Fifty weapons that changed the course of history

Oct 25, 2014
Fermented vegetables - creative recipes for fermenting 64 vegetables & herbs in krauts, kimchis, brined pickes, chutneys, relishes & pastes by Shockey, Kirsten, author.

Fermented vegetables - creative recipes for fermenting 64 vegetables & herbs in krauts, kimchis, brined pickes, chutneys, relishes & pastes

Oct 25, 2014
National Geographic extreme weather survival guide - understand, prepare, survive, recover by Kostigen, Thomas.

National Geographic extreme weather survival guide - understand, prepare, survive, recover

Accompanied by first-hand accounts from survivors, helps readers prepare for and respond to emergencies and survive the worst-case scenarios during such extreme weather events as hurricanes, floods, wildfires, and tornadoes.

Oct 25, 2014