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Of orcas and men - what killer whales can teach us by Neiwert, David

Of orcas and men - what killer whales can teach us

Apr 23, 2015
Office for iPad and Mac for dummies by Weverka, Peter, author.

Office for iPad and Mac for dummies

Office 365

Apr 21, 2015
On becoming Cuban- identity, nationality, and culture by Perez, Louis A.

On becoming Cuban- identity, nationality, and culture

Apr 23, 2015
On Palestine by Chomsky, Noam., author.

On Palestine

Apr 24, 2015
On the move - a memoir by Sacks, Oliver W.

On the move - a memoir

Physician and writer Oliver Sacks recounts his experiences as a young neurologist; his physical passions--weight lifting and swimming; his love affairs, both romantic and intellectual; his guilt over leaving his family to come to America; his bond with his schizophrenic brother; and the writers and scientists--Thom Gunn, A. R. Luria, W. H. Auden, Gerald M. Edelman, Francis Crick--who influenced him.

Apr 27, 2015
One nation under God - how corporate America invented Christian America by Kruse, Kevin Michael, 1972- author.

One nation under God - how corporate America invented Christian America

"In One Nation Under God, award-winning historian Kevin M. Kruse argues that the story of Christian America begins with the Great Depression, when a coalition of businessmen and religious leaders united in opposition to the New Deal. As Kruse shows, corporations from General Motors and Kraft Foods to J.C. Penney and Hilton Hotels, poured money into the coffers of conservative religious leaders, who in turn used those funds to attack FDR's New Deal administration as a program of "pagan statism" t

Apr 21, 2015
One of us - the story of Anders Breivik and the massacre in Norway by Seierstad, Åsne, 1970- author.

One of us - the story of Anders Breivik and the massacre in Norway

"On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik detonated a bomb outside the Norwegian prime minister's office in central Oslo, killing eight people. He then proceeded to a youth camp on the wooded island of Utøya, where he killed sixty-nine more, most of them teenage members of the country's governing Labour Party. In [this book], the journalist A°sne Seierstad tells the story of this terrible day and its reverberations. How did Breivik, a gifted child from an affluent neighborhood in Oslo, become Eu

Apr 27, 2015
Operation Nemesis - the assassination plot to avenge the Armenian genocide by Bogosian, Eric, author.

Operation Nemesis - the assassination plot to avenge the Armenian genocide

Apr 27, 2015
Orson Welles's last movie - the making of The other side of the wind by Karp, Josh, author.

Orson Welles's last movie - the making of The other side of the wind

In the summer of 1970 legendary but self-destructive director Orson Welles returned to Hollywood from years of self-imposed exile in Europe and decided it was time to make a comeback movie. Coincidentally it was the story of a legendary self-destructive director who returns to Hollywood from years of self-imposed exile in Europe. Welles swore it wasn't autobiographical. The Other Side of the Wind was supposed to take place during a single day, and Welles planned to shoot it in eight weeks. It to

Apr 27, 2015
Our lost Constitution - the willful subversion of America's founding document by Lee, Mike, 1971- author.

Our lost Constitution - the willful subversion of America's founding document

Lee tells the dramatic, little-known stories behind six of the Constitution's most indispensable provisions. He shows their rise and fall, and he makes vividly clear how nearly every abuse of federal power today is rooted in neglect of this lost constitution.

Apr 27, 2015
Out of ashes - a new history of Europe in the twentieth century by Jarausch, Konrad Hugo.

Out of ashes - a new history of Europe in the twentieth century

Apr 24, 2015
Paddling Wisconsin - a guide to the state's best paddling routes by Revolinski, Kevin, author.

Paddling Wisconsin - a guide to the state's best paddling routes

Apr 24, 2015
Parents ask, experts answer - nurturing happy, healthy children by Nocera, Tina.

Parents ask, experts answer - nurturing happy, healthy children

Apr 27, 2015
Passion pursuit - what kind of love are you making? by Dillow, Linda.

Passion pursuit - what kind of love are you making?

A ten-week study workbook designed to help you see that sex can be both holy and erotic. You can reclaim God's design for sex, make your marriage come alive, and bring God's truth and healing to your life.

Apr 27, 2015
Paul Hollywood's British baking by Hollywood, Paul, author.

Paul Hollywood's British baking

The charm and variety of baking in Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland is reflected in the names of the recipes. Ready to try your hand at wiggs and fairings, or petticoat tails? You'll discover that the baking of the British Isles is surprisingly diverse for a relatively small area, and Hollywood introduces you to the similarities and the differences from region to region.

Apr 27, 2015
Pelvis With Distance - A Biography-in-poems/Self-portrait by Proxy by Jacobs, Jessica

Pelvis With Distance - A Biography-in-poems/Self-portrait by Proxy

Apr 24, 2015
Penguin Book of Russian Poetry. by Chandler, Robert.

Penguin Book of Russian Poetry.

"In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, poetry's pre-eminence in Russia was unchallenged, with Pushkin and his contemporaries ushering in the 'Golden Age' of Russian literature. Prose briefly gained the high ground in the second half of the nineteenth century, but poetry again became dominant in the 'Silver Age' (the early twentieth century), when belief in reason and progress yielded once more to a more magical view of the world. During the Soviet era, poetry became a dangerous,

Apr 27, 2015
Phishing dark waters - the offensive and defensive sides of malicious emails by Hadnagy, Christopher, author.

Phishing dark waters - the offensive and defensive sides of malicious emails

"Focusing on the basics of the phish, the underlying psychology, the skillful use of influence, and a creative program to use the phisher's weapons against him, this highly readable guide provides tools for both individuals and corporations. Hadnagy and Fincher examine some of the most current and effective phish, show you how to spot a spoofed e-mail or cloned website, explore phishing education platforms that work, and demonstrate how to create your own phish to use in your security awareness

Apr 27, 2015
Pizza - award-winning pies for the home kitchen by Evans, Pete, 1973-

Pizza - award-winning pies for the home kitchen

A guide to making homemade pizzas features recipes for classic, modern, and special pies, including pizzas topped with potatoes and rosemary, shrimp with scallops and green olives, and smoky barbeque chicken.

Apr 27, 2015
Political polarization in American politics by

Political polarization in American politics

"Political Polarization in American Politics provides short, accessible chapters about the nature and extent of political polarization within the American public and in American political institutions. These chapters capture the central ideas and debates in political science research on polarization, and are written by leading scholars in this subfield. Each chapter is accompanied by discussion questions and a guide to further reading, making this a great addition to any course looking at issues

Apr 27, 2015