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Rick Steves best of Ireland by Steves, Rick, 1955- author.

Rick Steves best of Ireland

Jun 20, 2016
Rio de Janeiro by

Rio de Janeiro

In a spectacular setting between granite peaks and the South Atlantic Ocean, Rio de Janeiro is one of South America's most iconic cities. Explore Rio de Janeiro is the latest title in this popular series from Insight and is the ideal pocket companion when discovering this exciting city: a full-colour guide containing 14 easy-to-follow routes through the city's many fascinating neighbourhoods, from the Centro Hist?rico and the charming Santa Teresa district to the fabled beaches of Copacabana to

Jun 26, 2016
Rio de Janeiro by St. Louis, Regis, author.

Rio de Janeiro

Golden beaches and lush mountains, colonial neighborhoods and modernist style, samba-fueled nightlife and spectacular football matches: welcome to the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City), where life is anything but subdued. Regis St Louis, Lonely Planet Writer "Getting you to the heart of a place"Amazing experiences Inspirational images, city walks, top sights and the best of local knowledge. Plan the perfect trip Planning features and top itineraries give you the freedom to create your ideal tr

Jun 26, 2016
Rise of the machines - a cybernetic history by Rid, Thomas, 1975- author.

Rise of the machines - a cybernetic history

A sweeping history of cybernetics explores the discipline's early myths and wide-ranging influence after World War II, illuminating specific examples of cybernetics applications as utopian technologies, political tools, and military weapons.

Jun 23, 2016
Riverine - A Memoir from Anywhere but Here by Palm, Angela

Riverine - A Memoir from Anywhere but Here

Jun 23, 2016
Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons by Purifoy, Christie.

Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons

Jun 23, 2016
Rubber band engineer - build slingshot-powered rockets, rubber band rifles, unconventional catapults, and more guerilla gadgets from household hardware by Akiyama, Lance, author.

Rubber band engineer - build slingshot-powered rockets, rubber band rifles, unconventional catapults, and more guerilla gadgets from household hardware

Offers instructions for twenty-five different gadgets, including a crossbow, pneumatic magic box, and slingshot rocket.

Jun 26, 2016
Run the World - My 3,500-mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe by Wade, Becky

Run the World - My 3,500-mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe

Jun 26, 2016
Running 5K and 10K - A Training Guide by Chalfen, David

Running 5K and 10K - A Training Guide

Jun 23, 2016
Running 5K and 10K - a training guide by Chalfen, David, author.

Running 5K and 10K - a training guide

"An accessible, jargon-free guide for all distance runners committed to improving their times. It doesn't offer any quick and easy answers; just tried-and-tested practical advice on how to train more effectively and shave a few seconds - or even minutes - off your personal best." --Back cover.

Jun 26, 2016
Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours by Cadenhead, Rogers/ Liberty, Jesse

Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours

Jun 26, 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 for dummies by Hughes, Bill, 1960- author.

Samsung Galaxy S7 for dummies

Jun 26, 2016
SAT subject test - math level 2 by Joyce, Christine E, author.

SAT subject test - math level 2

Jun 26, 2016
Scalia's court - a legacy of landmark opinions and dissents by Scalia, Antonin, author.

Scalia's court - a legacy of landmark opinions and dissents

Presents speeches, rulings, and opinions that reveal the wit and intelligence of the controversial justice both on and off the bench.

Jun 26, 2016
Scapegoats - how Islamophobia helps our enemies and threatens our freedoms by Iftikhar, Arsalan, author.

Scapegoats - how Islamophobia helps our enemies and threatens our freedoms

When a murderous psychopath goes on a killing spree, law enforcement officials and the media never make his religion the central issue--unless he happens to be a Muslim. Then it sets off another frenzied wave of commentary about the inherent evils that lurk within the Muslim faith. From Fox News talking heads, who regularly smear Muslim leaders as secret terrorists, to Bill Maher, who has made Islam a routine target, it has become widely acceptable to libel a religion with a following of over 1.

Jun 26, 2016
Science of swimming faster by Riewald, Scott, Ph.D. (EDT)/ Rodeo, Scott, M.d. (EDT)

Science of swimming faster

Jun 26, 2016
Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results by Knott, Diane D., 1966- author.

Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results

Offers sixteen quilting projects using six design techniques that apply the S.C.R.A.P.S. system: style, contrast, repetition, accent color, palette, and selvages.

Jun 26, 2016
Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions by Dowd, John, author.

Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions

Still regarded as "the bible" for both new and experienced kayakers after more than thirty years in print, Sea Kayaking covers the basics of equipment and technique, including types of paddles and strokes, as well as such essential skills as how to read the weather and the water, how to navigate with and without GPS and how to travel with a group. Drawing on his many years of experience paddling in all climates, John Dowd presents practical advice on dealing with potential hazards (from surf to

Jun 26, 2016
Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions by Dowd, John/ Hoffmeister, Freya (FRW)

Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions

Jun 23, 2016
See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites by

See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites

Jun 26, 2016