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Quilt It as You Go - 5 Different Ways to Quilt as You Piece by Annie's Quilting (COR)/ Vagts, Carolyn S. (EDT)

Quilt It as You Go - 5 Different Ways to Quilt as You Piece

Apr 11, 2014
Quilt lab - the creative side of science - 12 clever projects by Winston, Alexandra, 1984- author.

Quilt lab - the creative side of science - 12 clever projects

Apr 17, 2014
Radiant truths - essential dispatches, reports, confessions, & other essays on American belief by

Radiant truths - essential dispatches, reports, confessions, & other essays on American belief

"Beginning with Walt Whitman singing hymns at a wounded soldier's bedside during the Civil War, this surprising and vivid anthology ranges straight through to the twenty-first century to end with Francine Prose crying tears of complicated joy at the sight of Whitman's words in Zuccotti Park during the brief days of the Occupy movement. The first anthology of its kind, Radiant Truths gathers an exquisite selection of writings by both well-known and forgotten American authors and thinkers, each en

Apr 17, 2014
Radiant truths - essential dispatches, reports, confessions, and other essays on American belief by Sharlet, Jeff (EDT)

Radiant truths - essential dispatches, reports, confessions, and other essays on American belief

"Beginning with Walt Whitman singing hymns at a wounded soldier's bedside during the Civil War, this surprising and vivid anthology ranges straight through to the twenty-first century to end with Francine Prose crying tears of complicated joy at the sight of Whitman's words in Zuccotti Park during the brief days of the Occupy movement. The first anthology of its kind, Radiant Truths gathers an exquisite selection of writings by both well-known and forgotten American authors and thinkers, each en

Apr 11, 2014
Rainbow darkness - an anthology of African American poetry ; poems and essays by Diversity in African American Poetry Conference (2003 Miami University)

Rainbow darkness - an anthology of African American poetry ; poems and essays

"Rainbow Darkness: An Anthology of African American Poetry gathers poems by a range of established and newer African American poets including Jeff Allen, Wanda Coleman, C. S. Giscombe, Terrance Hayes, Kim Hunter, Honoree Jeffers, Nathaniel Mackey, Harryette Mullen, Mendi Lewis Obadike, Reginald Shepherd, Timothy Siebles, Evie Shockley, Lorenzo Thomas, Natasha Trethewey, Anthony Walton, Crystal Williams, and Tyrone Williams, and essays by Herman Beavers, Aldon Nielsen, Kathy Lou Schultz, Evie Sho

Apr 15, 2014
Rape and sexual assault - healing and recovery by Klein, Rebecca T.

Rape and sexual assault - healing and recovery

Apr 15, 2014
Rebel music - race, empire, and the new Muslim youth culture by Aidi, Hisham.

Rebel music - race, empire, and the new Muslim youth culture

"In this timely, revelatory study, Hisham Aidi examines the secular and religious movements that have recently emerged among Muslim youth in the West as a means of protest against the policies of the "War on Terror." He interviews artists and activists, and reports from music festivals and concerts. He explains how certain kinds of music--particularly hip hop, but also Jazz, gnawa, Andalusian, Judeo-Arabic, Latin and others--have come to represent a heightened racial identity and a Muslim consci

Apr 17, 2014
Rebel music - race, empire, and the new Muslim youth culture by Aidi, Hisham.

Rebel music - race, empire, and the new Muslim youth culture

"In this timely, revelatory study, Hisham Aidi examines the secular and religious movements that have recently emerged among Muslim youth in the West as a means of protest against the policies of the "War on Terror." He interviews artists and activists, and reports from music festivals and concerts. He explains how certain kinds of music--particularly hip hop, but also Jazz, gnawa, Andalusian, Judeo-Arabic, Latin and others--have come to represent a heightened racial identity and a Muslim consci

Apr 11, 2014
Recipes & tips for sustainable living by Harris, Stacy.

Recipes & tips for sustainable living

Designed to help readers learn to grow, harvest, and cook natural and organic foods, including a variety of gardening tips, how to forage, and over eighty recipes for cooking home grown ingredients.

Apr 17, 2014
Red love - the story of an East German family by Leo, Maxim, 1970-, author.

Red love - the story of an East German family

Apr 11, 2014
Red madness - how a medical mystery changed what we eat by Jarrow, Gail, author.

Red madness - how a medical mystery changed what we eat

One hundred years ago, a mysterious and alarming illness spread across America's South, striking tens of thousands of victims. No one knew what caused it or how to treat it. People were left weak, disfigured, insane, and in some cases, dead. Award winning science and history writer Gail Jarrow tracks this disease, commonly known as pellagra, and highlights how doctors, scientists, and public health officials finally defeated it. Illustrated with 100 archival photographs, Red Madness includes sto

Apr 15, 2014
Redeemer - The Life of Jimmy Carter by Balmer, Randall

Redeemer - The Life of Jimmy Carter

Apr 11, 2014
Reflexology - A Concise Guide to Foot and Hand Massage for Enhanced Health and Well-being, Shown in over 200 Photographs by Oxenford, Rosalind

Reflexology - A Concise Guide to Foot and Hand Massage for Enhanced Health and Well-being, Shown in over 200 Photographs

Apr 17, 2014
Reincarnation - one woman's exploration of her past lives by Trask-Curtin, Marilou, 1951-

Reincarnation - one woman's exploration of her past lives

Apr 15, 2014
Reptiles & amphibians by Telander, Todd, author.

Reptiles & amphibians

Falcon Pocket Guides are full-color, visually appealing, on the go guides for identifying plants and animals and learning about nature.

Apr 17, 2014
Resident on call - a doctor's reflections on his first years at Mass General by Rivkees, Scott A.

Resident on call - a doctor's reflections on his first years at Mass General

Apr 17, 2014
Revolutionary Russia, 1891-1991 - a history by Figes, Orlando, author.

Revolutionary Russia, 1891-1991 - a history

Apr 11, 2014
Rice by Singer, Jane E.

Rice

Rice is one of the most important foods in the world. In countries around the globe, lots and lots of people eat rice every single day. Find out where farmers grow rice, how it's grown, and how it arrives at the grocery store. Discover the story of your food--where it was grown, who grows it, and how it gets to your plate.

Apr 15, 2014
Rick Steves' French, Italian & German phrase book. by Steves, Rick, 1955-

Rick Steves' French, Italian & German phrase book.

Apr 17, 2014
Rick Steves' Spanish phrase book & dictionary. by Steves, Rick, 1955-

Rick Steves' Spanish phrase book & dictionary.

Apr 16, 2014