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Adventures in the anthropocene - a journey to the heart of the planet we made by Vince, Gaia.

Adventures in the anthropocene - a journey to the heart of the planet we made

Dec 17, 2014
All the Wrong Places - A Life Lost and Found by Connors, Philip

All the Wrong Places - A Life Lost and Found

Dec 19, 2014
America 1844 - religious fervor, westward expansion, and the presidential election that transformed the nation by Bicknell, John, author.

America 1844 - religious fervor, westward expansion, and the presidential election that transformed the nation

Dec 19, 2014
An amorous discourse in the suburbs of hell by Levy, Deborah, author.

An amorous discourse in the suburbs of hell

"She is a shimmering, melancholy angel, flown from Paradise to save him from the suburbs of hell. He an accountant, dreaming of a white Christmas, a little garden and someone to love. A storm of romance and slapstick, of heavenly and earthly delights, in this dystopian philosophical poem about individual freedom and the search for the good life."--Back cover.

Dec 19, 2014
An innocent abroad - life-changing trips from 35 great writers by

An innocent abroad - life-changing trips from 35 great writers

Dec 19, 2014
Andrew Jackson by Hollar, Sherman (EDT)

Andrew Jackson

Recalls the life of the seventh president of the United States, including the tragedies that marked his early life, his military feats, and his notoriously hot-headed personality.

Dec 19, 2014
Arctic thaw - climate change and the global race for energy resources by McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino.

Arctic thaw - climate change and the global race for energy resources

Describes how global warming has made the Arctic's oil, gas, natural resources, and minerals more accessible and how competition between nations and corporate interests for control of the resources is endangering the Arctic's fragile ecosystems.

Dec 16, 2014
Arctic thaw - climate change and the global race for energy resources by McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino. author.

Arctic thaw - climate change and the global race for energy resources

Describes how global warming has made the Arctic's oil, gas, natural resources, and minerals more accessible and how competition between nations and corporate interests for control of the resources is endangering the Arctic's fragile ecosystems. --Publisher's description.

Dec 19, 2014
Arctic thaw- climate change and the global race for energy resources by McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino

Arctic thaw- climate change and the global race for energy resources

Dec 18, 2014
Are you misusing other people's words? by Francis, Barbara, 1948-

Are you misusing other people's words?

"Find out what plagiarism is, its history and how to avoid it"--Provided by publisher.

Dec 19, 2014
Argentina by Hay, Jeff (EDT)/ Chalk, Frank (CON)

Argentina

"Genocide and Persecution: Argentina: This title examines the so-called Dirty War conducted by Argentina's military government against its own citizens in the 1970s and 1980s. It offers: historical background on the events as well as on Argentina's transition to democracy in the late 1980s and 1990s; a look at controversies connected to the events; and personal narratives and memories of survivors and protestors"--

Dec 19, 2014
Armenia with Nagorno Karabagh - the Bradt travel guide by Holding, Deirdre, author.

Armenia with Nagorno Karabagh - the Bradt travel guide

Armenia has a fascinating history, a vibrant culture and magnificent landscapes--a land strewn with prehistoric sites, medieval monasteries and intricately carved cross-stones, and the most luscious apricots in the world. This completely updated edition of Armenia with Nagorno Karabagh provides the entire practical and background information needed to explore not only the best-known sites but also off the beaten track Armenia.

Dec 19, 2014
Art, Inc. - the essential guide for building your career as an artist by Congdon, Lisa, author.

Art, Inc. - the essential guide for building your career as an artist

You don't have to starve to be an artist. Build a career doing what you love. In this practical guide, professional artist Lisa Congdon reveals the many ways you can earn a living by making art--through illustration, licensing, fine art sales, print sales, teaching, and beyond.

Dec 19, 2014
Ask Anna - advice for the furry and forlorn by Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945- author.

Ask Anna - advice for the furry and forlorn

Presents a column-style advice book for dogs that shares humorous advice on coping with lazy owners, dog-park etiquette, dog breath, begging techniques, and bird catching.

Dec 19, 2014
At home in the whole food kitchen - celebrating the art of eating well by Chaplin, Amy.

At home in the whole food kitchen - celebrating the art of eating well

Dec 19, 2014
Backpacking with the saints - wilderness hiking as spiritual practice by Lane, Belden C., 1943- author.

Backpacking with the saints - wilderness hiking as spiritual practice

Dec 19, 2014
Barefoot to billionaire - reflections on a life's work and a promise to cure cancer by Huntsman, Jon M.

Barefoot to billionaire - reflections on a life's work and a promise to cure cancer

The billionaire entrepreneur and father of a former governor revisits key moments in his life that shaped his views on faith, family, and the responsibilities of wealth, describing his and his wife's commitment to donate their fortune to cancer research.

Dec 18, 2014
Barely composed - poems by Fulton, Alice, 1952-

Barely composed - poems

Dec 16, 2014
Basic economics - a common sense guide to the economy by Sowell, Thomas, 1930- author.

Basic economics - a common sense guide to the economy

Sowell explains the principles of economics in plain jargon for the general public, answering questions like: Why are homeless people sleeping on the sidewalks of New York in the winter, when abandoned apartment buildings have four times as many dwelling units as there are homeless people in the city? Why did Russians have to import food to feed people in Moscow, when Russia itself had vast amounts of some of the richest farmland in Europe? What are the reasons for the large differences in incom

Dec 19, 2014
Beautiful Bracelets by Hand - Seventy-Five One-of-a-Kind Baubles, Bangles and Other Wrist Adornments You Can Make at Home by Gedeon, Jade

Beautiful Bracelets by Hand - Seventy-Five One-of-a-Kind Baubles, Bangles and Other Wrist Adornments You Can Make at Home

Dec 19, 2014