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Ocean - The Definitive Visual Guide by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)/ American Museum of Natural History (COR)

Ocean - The Definitive Visual Guide

Aug 19, 2014
Of all the gin joints - stumbling through Hollywood history by Bailey, Mark, 1968-

Of all the gin joints - stumbling through Hollywood history

Aug 15, 2014
On Immunity - An Inoculation by Biss, Eula

On Immunity - An Inoculation

Aug 15, 2014
On Marx - revolutionary and utopian by Ryan, Alan, 1940-

On Marx - revolutionary and utopian

Aug 13, 2014
On Tocqueville - democracy and America by Ryan, Alan, 1940-

On Tocqueville - democracy and America

"In On Tocqueville, Alan Ryan brilliantly illuminates the observations of the French sociologist Alexis de Tocqueville, who first journeyed to the United States in 1831 and went on to catalog the unique features of the American social contract in his two-volume masterpiece, Democracy in America."--book jacket.

Aug 13, 2014
Origami ikebana - create lifelike paper flower arrangements by Coleman, Benjamin John.

Origami ikebana - create lifelike paper flower arrangements

Demonstrates how to combine the principles of ikebana and origami to create paper flower arrangements, covering such topics as basic paper folding techniques, incremental leaf sizing, and making simple makigami stems.

Aug 15, 2014
Our crowd - the great Jewish families of New York by Birmingham, Stephen.

Our crowd - the great Jewish families of New York

Aug 14, 2014
Out of the kitchen - adventures of a food writer by Ferrary, Jeannette, 1941-

Out of the kitchen - adventures of a food writer

Aug 19, 2014
Outlaws of the Atlantic - sailors, pirates, and motley crews in the Age of Sail by Rediker, Marcus, author.

Outlaws of the Atlantic - sailors, pirates, and motley crews in the Age of Sail

Aug 19, 2014
Outpost - Life on the Front Lines of American Diplomacy- a Memoir by Hill, Christopher R.

Outpost - Life on the Front Lines of American Diplomacy- a Memoir

Aug 15, 2014
Pacers All-In - The Revival of Indiana's Team by Brunner, Conrad

Pacers All-In - The Revival of Indiana's Team

Aug 19, 2014
Pay any price - greed, power, and endless war by Risen, James.

Pay any price - greed, power, and endless war

"War corrupts. Endless war corrupts absolutely. Ever since 9/11 America has fought an endless war on terror, seeking enemies everywhere and never promising peace. In Pay Any Price, James Risen reveals an extraordinary litany of the hidden costs of that war: from squandered and stolen dollars, to outrageous abuses of power, to wars on normalcy, decency, and truth. In the name of fighting terrorism, our government has done things every bit as shameful as its historic wartime abuses -- and until th

Aug 19, 2014
Pearls of the Southern Skies - A Journey to Exotic Star Clusters, Nebulae and Galaxies by Willasch, Dieter/ Slotegraaf, Auke

Pearls of the Southern Skies - A Journey to Exotic Star Clusters, Nebulae and Galaxies

Aug 15, 2014
Pen & ink - tattoos and the stories behind them by Fitzgerald, Isaac.

Pen & ink - tattoos and the stories behind them

"Why did you get that tattoo? Every tattoo tells a story, whether the ink is meaningful or the result of a misguided decision made at the age of fourteen, representative of the wearer's true self or the accidental consequence of a bender. These most permanent of body adornments are hidden by pants legs and shirt tails, emblazoned on knuckles, or tucked inside mouths. They are battle scars and beauty marks, totems and mementos. Pen & Ink grants us access to the tattoos of writers Cheryl Strayed,

Aug 19, 2014
Perfect apron- 35 fun and flirty designs for you to make by Merrett, Robert

Perfect apron- 35 fun and flirty designs for you to make

Aug 14, 2014
Permaculture design - a step-by-step guide by Aranya.

Permaculture design - a step-by-step guide

Leads the reader through the design process, linking theory to practice.

Aug 19, 2014
Permaculture Design - A Step-by-Step Guide by Aranya/ Whitefield, Patrick (FRW)

Permaculture Design - A Step-by-Step Guide

Aug 15, 2014
Peterson's how to get money for college 2015 - go beyond federal aid - get money from your school and state. by

Peterson's how to get money for college 2015 - go beyond federal aid - get money from your school and state.

Aug 19, 2014
Peterson's Master the SAT. 2015. by

Peterson's Master the SAT. 2015.

Offers test-taking strategies, provides diagnostic tools, reviews key concepts, and includes six full-length practice exams with answers and explanations.

Aug 18, 2014
Photography today - a history of contemporary photography by Durden, Mark, author.

Photography today - a history of contemporary photography

Aug 14, 2014