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The beader's guide to jewelry design - a beautiful exploration of unity, balance, color & more by Deeb, Margie.

The beader's guide to jewelry design - a beautiful exploration of unity, balance, color & more

Details the principles of beaded jewelry design, using examples of work by contemporary bead artists, and focuses on such concepts as unity, focal point, shape, proportion, and color.

Jul 25, 2014
The battle that forged modern baseball - the Federal League challenge and its legacy by Levitt, Daniel R.

The battle that forged modern baseball - the Federal League challenge and its legacy

Chronicles the 1913-1915 battle between baseball's newly-formed Federal League versus the established National and American leagues, and discusses the short- and long-term impact on the game.

Jul 25, 2014
The collapse of western civilization - a view from the future by Oreskes, Naomi.

The collapse of western civilization - a view from the future

Jul 25, 2014
Coincidance - A Head Test by Wilson, Robert Anton

Coincidance - A Head Test

Jul 25, 2014
Coffin - the art of Vampire Hunter D by Amano, Yoshitaka.

Coffin - the art of Vampire Hunter D

Jul 25, 2014
City of Lies - Love, Sex, Death, and the Search for Truth in Tehran by Navai, Ramita

City of Lies - Love, Sex, Death, and the Search for Truth in Tehran

Jul 25, 2014
Churchill and empire - a portrait of an imperialist by James, Lawrence, 1943- author.

Churchill and empire - a portrait of an imperialist

A biography of the British prime minister focuses on his relationship with the British Empire, discussing his time serving in conflicts in India, South Africa, and the Sudan and discussing his outdated views that some nationalities were superior to others.

Jul 25, 2014
A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century by Efron, Noah J., author.

A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century

Jul 25, 2014
Chinese Kites - An Illustrated Step-by-Step Guide by Xifa, Shi/ Bin, Liu

Chinese Kites - An Illustrated Step-by-Step Guide

Jul 25, 2014
Dataclysm - our life in numbers by Rudder, Christian.

Dataclysm - our life in numbers

An irreverent, provocative, and visually fascinating look at what our online lives reveal about who we really are--and how this deluge of data will transform the science of human behavior. Big Data is used to spy on us, hire and fire us, and sell us things we don't need. In Dataclysm, Christian Rudder puts this flood of information to an entirely different use: understanding human nature. Drawing on terabytes of data from Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, OkCupid, and many other sites, Rudder examines

Jul 25, 2014
Daring - My Passages by Sheehy, Gail

Daring - My Passages

Jul 25, 2014
A cup of water under my bed - a memoir by Hernández, Daisy.

A cup of water under my bed - a memoir

Jul 25, 2014
Cucumber recipes - automate anything with BDD tools and techniques by Dees, Ian.

Cucumber recipes - automate anything with BDD tools and techniques

Jul 25, 2014
Cuban revelations - behind the scenes in Havana by Frank, Marc.

Cuban revelations - behind the scenes in Havana

Jul 25, 2014
The Cross, The Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed / The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed by Wilkerson, Gary, 1931-2011.

The Cross, The Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed / The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed

Jul 25, 2014
The Cross and the Switchblade by Wilkerson, David/ Sherrill, John (CON)/ Sherrill, Elizabeth (CON)

The Cross and the Switchblade

Jul 25, 2014
Creative block - get unstuck, discover new ideas ; advice and projects from 50 successful artists by Krysa, Danielle, author.

Creative block - get unstuck, discover new ideas ; advice and projects from 50 successful artists

"Creative block presents the most crippling--and unfortunately universal--challenge for artists. No longer! This chunky blockbuster of a book is chock-full of solutions for overcoming all manner of artistic impediment. The blogger behind The Jealous Curator interviews 50 successful international artists working in different mediums and mines their insights on how to conquer self-doubt, stay motivated, and get new ideas to flow. Each artist offers a tried-and-true exercise--from road trips to 30-

Jul 25, 2014
Creating science fair projects with cool new digital tools by Henneberg, Susan.

Creating science fair projects with cool new digital tools

"Readers learn how they can use digital tools to brainstorm a question, research and take notes, collaborate with teammates, record and organize data, and create presentations using multimedia."--

Jul 25, 2014
First-Time Machine Applique by Pittman, Janet

First-Time Machine Applique

Jul 25, 2014
The First World War in 100 objects by Hughes-Wilson, John, author.

The First World War in 100 objects

Tells the story of World War I through one hundred events and developments, each of which is visualized through an object or artifact drawn in large part from the collections of the Imperial War Museums in the United Kingdom.

Jul 25, 2014