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The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today by Curtis, Wayne.

The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today

Sep 22, 2014
Let's sell these people a piece of blue sky- Hubbard, Dianetics and Scientology by Atack, Jon

Let's sell these people a piece of blue sky- Hubbard, Dianetics and Scientology

Sep 22, 2014
Let the tornado come - a memoir by Chin, Rita Zoey, author.

Let the tornado come - a memoir

"From an award-winning poet comes this riveting, gorgeous memoir about a young runaway, the trauma that haunted her as an adult, and the friendship with a horse that finally set her free. When she was eleven years old, Rita began to run away. Her father's violence and her mother's hostility drove her out of the house and into the streets in search of a better life. This soon led her into a dangerous world of drugs, predatory older men, and the occasional kindness of strangers, but despite the d

Sep 22, 2014
Lady Parts by Martin, Andrea

Lady Parts

Sep 22, 2014
Mandela - My Prisoner, My Friend by Brand, Christo/ Jones, Barbara

Mandela - My Prisoner, My Friend

Sep 22, 2014
The making of Gone with the wind by Wilson, Steve, 1957 July 8-

The making of Gone with the wind

Sep 22, 2014
Landslide - LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the dawn of a new America by Darman, Jonathan.

Landslide - LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the dawn of a new America

Sep 22, 2014
The lagoon - how Aristotle invented science by Leroi, Armand Marie.

The lagoon - how Aristotle invented science

Sep 22, 2014
Killing Patton - the strange death of World War II's most audacious general by O'Reilly, Bill.

Killing Patton - the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

Killing Patton takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

Sep 22, 2014
Out of the night - memoir of Richard Julius Herman Krebs alias Jan Valtin by Valtin, Jan, 1904-1951.

Out of the night - memoir of Richard Julius Herman Krebs alias Jan Valtin

Sep 22, 2014
The Orderly Conversation - Business Presentations Redefined by Ludwig, Dale/ Owen-boger, Greg

The Orderly Conversation - Business Presentations Redefined

Sep 22, 2014
The new testament by Brown, Jericho.

The new testament

""Erotic and grief-stricken, ministerial and playful, Brown offers his reader a journey unlike any other in contemporary poetry."-Rain Taxi"To read Jericho Brown's poems is to encounter devastating genius."-Claudia RankineIn the world of Jericho Brown's second book, disease runs through the body, violence runs through the neighborhood, memories run through the mind, trauma runs through generations. Almost eerily quiet in even the bluntest of poems, Brown gives us the ache of a throat that has ye

Sep 22, 2014
Never too late by Portwood, Amber, author.

Never too late

The former star of MTV's "Teen Mom" shares her experiences from the show, her resulting downward spiral into drug addiction that led her to prison, and how she found the strength to change her life.

Sep 22, 2014
Motherhood Smotherhood - Fighting Back Against the Lactivists, Mompetitions, Germophobes, and So-called Experts Who Are Driving Us Crazy by Keith, J. J.

Motherhood Smotherhood - Fighting Back Against the Lactivists, Mompetitions, Germophobes, and So-called Experts Who Are Driving Us Crazy

Sep 22, 2014
The most dangerous animal of all - searching for my father...and finding the Zodiac Killer by Stewart, Gary L, author.

The most dangerous animal of all - searching for my father...and finding the Zodiac Killer

A thirty-nine-year-old adoptee describes his discovery that his birthfather is one of the most infamous and still-wanted serial killers in American history, forcing him to reconsider everything he thought he knew about himself.

Sep 22, 2014
The men who lost America - British leadership, the American Revolution, and the fate of the empire by O'Shaughnessy, Andrew Jackson.

The men who lost America - British leadership, the American Revolution, and the fate of the empire

"The loss of America was a stunning and unexpected defeat for the powerful British Empire. Common wisdom has held that incompetent military commanders and political leaders in Britain must have been to blame, but were they? This intriguing book makes a different argument. Weaving together the personal stories of ten prominent men who directed the British dimension of the war, historian Andrew O'Shaughnessy dispels the incompetence myth and uncovers the real reasons that rebellious colonials were

Sep 22, 2014
The perfect wave - with neutrinos at the boundary of space and time by Päs, H. (Heinrich)

The perfect wave - with neutrinos at the boundary of space and time

Sep 22, 2014
Penelope Fitzgerald - a life by Lee, Hermione.

Penelope Fitzgerald - a life

Sep 22, 2014
Paterno legacy - enduring lessons from the life and death of my father by Paterno, Jay.

Paterno legacy - enduring lessons from the life and death of my father

"In this book Jay Paterno writes about this legendeary father, Joe Paterno"--

Sep 22, 2014
New York City by Berman, Eleanor, 1934- author.

New York City

Experience the best of New York City with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City. This newly updated travel guide for New York City will lead you straight to the best attractions Manhattan has to offer, from unearthing archaeological treasures at The Metropolitan Museum of Art to biking through Central Park to discovering the city's hottest neighborhoods on walking tours. Plus, check out the best of the boroughs with suggested highlights for Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, The Bronx, and upp

Sep 22, 2014