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Non campus mentis - world history according to college students by Henriksson, Anders.

Non campus mentis - world history according to college students

Presents a collection of bloopers, malapropisms, revisionist histories, and interpretations of history from college students' term papers and blue book examinations.

Sep 15, 2014
Normally, this would be cause for concern - tales of calamity and unrelenting awkwardness by Fishel, Danielle.

Normally, this would be cause for concern - tales of calamity and unrelenting awkwardness

"A romp through Danielle's own imperfections and mild neuroses, [this is] a book for anyone who, like Danielle, has ever tripped and fallen down a flight of stairs in a room full of people, had a romantic moment with their significant other that was ruined by horrendous gas, or taken a Halloween photo without realizing there was a huge chunk of chocolate-covered strawberry in their teeth. Here is the real, imperfect Danielle, who knows that a good sense of humor and a positive attitude makes lif

Sep 15, 2014
North - the new Nordic cuisine of Iceland by Gíslason, Gunnar Karl.

North - the new Nordic cuisine of Iceland

Sep 15, 2014
Not fade away - a memoir of senses lost and found by Alexander, Rebecca (Psychotherapist)

Not fade away - a memoir of senses lost and found

"The inspiring memoir of a young woman who is slowly losing her sight and hearing yet continues to live each day with grace and purpose. Thirty-four-year-old Rebecca Alexander is a psychotherapist, a spin instructor, a volunteer, and an athlete. She is also almost completely blind, with significantly deteriorated hearing. Not Fade Away is a deeply moving exploration of the obstacles we all face-physical, psychological, and philosophical. Like The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Rebecca's story is

Sep 15, 2014
Nothing is true and everything is possible - the surreal heart of the new Russia by Pomerantsev, Peter.

Nothing is true and everything is possible - the surreal heart of the new Russia

Sep 15, 2014
Novel & short story writer's market, 2015 by

Novel & short story writer's market, 2015

Sep 15, 2014
Nutrition - a very short introduction by Bender, David A.

Nutrition - a very short introduction

Sep 15, 2014
Off the sidelines - raise your voice, change the world by Gillibrand, Kirsten, 1966-

Off the sidelines - raise your voice, change the world

Sep 15, 2014
Older, faster, stronger - what women runners can teach us all about living younger, longer by Webb, Margaret.

Older, faster, stronger - what women runners can teach us all about living younger, longer

"One Part personal quest to discover running greatness after age 50, one part investigation into what the women's running boom can teach athletes about becoming fitter, stronger, and faster as we age, Older, Faster, Stronger is an engrossing narrative sure to inspire women of all ages. A former overweight smoker turned marathoner, Margaret Webb runs with elite older women, follows a high-performance training plan devised by experts, and examines research that shows ho endurance training can stal

Sep 12, 2014
On Pluto - Inside the Mind of Alzheimer's by O'Brien, Greg/ Genova, Lisa (FRW)/ Shenk, David (CON)

On Pluto - Inside the Mind of Alzheimer's

Sep 15, 2014
On the old plaza - poems by Brosman, Catharine Savage, 1934-

On the old plaza - poems

Sep 15, 2014
Once a Hussar - a memoir of battle, capture, and escape in World War II by Ellis, Ray, 1920-

Once a Hussar - a memoir of battle, capture, and escape in World War II

Sep 12, 2014
Open the gates to the Ivy League - a plan B for getting into the top colleges by Henderson, C. W.

Open the gates to the Ivy League - a plan B for getting into the top colleges

Provides an alternative to students looking to attend top-ranked and Ivy League colleges, but who were among the 90% of applicants rejected, by utilizing little-known back ways including extension schools, special programs, and online studies.

Sep 15, 2014
Organic mushroom farming and mycoremediation - simple to advanced and experimental techniques for indoor and outdoor cultivation by Cotter, Tradd, 1973-

Organic mushroom farming and mycoremediation - simple to advanced and experimental techniques for indoor and outdoor cultivation

Sep 12, 2014
Overcoming Anxiety by Johnston, Joni E.

Overcoming Anxiety

Sep 15, 2014
Pandora's DNA - tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree by Stark, Lizzie.

Pandora's DNA - tracing the breast cancer genes through history, science, and one family tree

"Would you cut out your healthy breasts and ovaries if you thought it might save your life? That's not a theoretical question for journalist Lizzie Stark's relatives, who grapple with the horrific legacy of cancer built into the family DNA. It is a BRCA mutation that has robbed most of her female relatives of breasts, ovaries, peace of mind, or life itself. In Pandora's DNA, Stark uses her family's experience to frame a larger story about the so-called breast cancer genes, exploring the morass o

Sep 12, 2014
People Skills by Not Available (NA)

People Skills

Sep 15, 2014
Photography - The Definitive Visual History by Ang, Tom

Photography - The Definitive Visual History

Sep 15, 2014
Physics in minutes by Sparrow, Giles, 1970- author.

Physics in minutes

"The fastest way to learn the facts of physics, from black holes to quarks and gluons"--Page 4 of cover.

Sep 12, 2014
Pilates for breast cancer survivors - a guide to recovery, healing, and wellness by Aaronson, Naomi, author.

Pilates for breast cancer survivors - a guide to recovery, healing, and wellness

Sep 12, 2014