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Radical spirituality - repentance, resistance, revolution by Storbakken, Jason.

Radical spirituality - repentance, resistance, revolution

Aug 25, 2014
Radio Benjamin by Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940.

Radio Benjamin

"From 1927 to 1933, Walter Benjamin wrote and presented more than eighty broadcasts over the new medium of radio. Radio Benjamin gathers, for the first time in English, the surviving transcripts. This eclectic collection shows the range of Benjamin's thinking and includes stories for young and old, plays, readings, book reviews, a novella, and discussions of topics ranging from finding a job to the architecture of Berlin to an account of the railway disaster at the Firth of Tay. Delightful and i

Aug 26, 2014
Raising everyday heroes - parenting children to be self-reliant by Medhus, Elisa.

Raising everyday heroes - parenting children to be self-reliant

A guide to raising healthy, well adjusted, independent children shows readers how to strike a delicate balance between the instinct to protect and the imperative to allow children to make and learn from mistakes.

Aug 26, 2014
Rasputin - A Short Life by Welch, Frances

Rasputin - A Short Life

Aug 26, 2014
Ready to Run - Unlocking Your Potential to Run Naturally by Murphy, Tj/ Starrett, Kelly

Ready to Run - Unlocking Your Potential to Run Naturally

Aug 21, 2014
Rebellion - The History of England from James I to the Glorious Revolution by Ackroyd, Peter

Rebellion - The History of England from James I to the Glorious Revolution

Aug 26, 2014
Red Nile - a biography of the world's greatest river by Twigger, Robert, 1964-

Red Nile - a biography of the world's greatest river

Aug 21, 2014
Respect - the life of Aretha Franklin by Ritz, David.

Respect - the life of Aretha Franklin

Aug 26, 2014
Revolution by Brand, Russell, 1975-

Revolution

"Are you fed up with the status quo? Do you ask yourself why 1% of the world owns nearly half the wealth? Are you appalled that in a year of recession, banker's bonuses rose by around 64%? Does it anger you that multi-million dollar corporations pay hardly any tax? Do you trust your government? Always insightful, irreverent but funny, Russell Brand is asking the questions the public wants answered. This is his call to arms. This is Russell Brand's Revolution"--

Aug 26, 2014
Ring of Steel - Germany and Austria-hungary in World War I by Watson, Alexander

Ring of Steel - Germany and Austria-hungary in World War I

Aug 26, 2014
Rise - a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept by Rodriguez, Daniel, 1988-

Rise - a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept

A decorated soldier who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan, where he fought in the infamous Battle of Kamdesh, relates how he coped with PTSD by pursuing his dream to play college football and eventually earned a spot on the Clemson University team.

Aug 21, 2014
Rookie Smarts - Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work by Wiseman, Liz

Rookie Smarts - Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work

Aug 21, 2014
Saving Simon - How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion by Katz, Jon

Saving Simon - How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion

Aug 21, 2014
Saving the Places We Love - Paths to Environmental Stewardship by Tillman, Ned

Saving the Places We Love - Paths to Environmental Stewardship

Aug 26, 2014
Saving vegetable seeds - harvest, clean, store, and plant seeds from your garden by Bradley, Fern Marshall.

Saving vegetable seeds - harvest, clean, store, and plant seeds from your garden

This illustrated, step-by-step guide shows you how to save seeds from 20 of the most popular vegetable garden plants, including beans, carrots, peas, peppers, and tomatoes. You'll learn how each plant is pollinated (key to determining how the seed should be saved), how to select the seeds to collect, and how to process and store collected seeds. Grow the varieties you love, year after year!

Aug 26, 2014
Scale - seven proven principles to grow your business and get your life back by Hoffman, Jeff, author.

Scale - seven proven principles to grow your business and get your life back

"Business owners want growth, but they fear that growth will take over their lives. The surprising truth is that the only way to truly scale your company is to reduce its reliance on you. This means that, done right, you get growth without sacrificing your life. Jeff Hoffman and David Finkel offer a concrete road map to rapidly grow your existing business while also gaining more freedom. You'll learn the three core elements to create a stable base from which to scale (systems, team, and internal

Aug 20, 2014
Season of Saturdays - a history of college football in 14 games by Weinreb, Michael.

Season of Saturdays - a history of college football in 14 games

"Every Saturday in the fall, it happens: on college campuses, in bars, at gatherings of fervent alumni, millions come together to watch a sport that inspires a uniquely American brand of passion and outrage. It's a sport that so often hinges on the unpredictable: a hook-and-lateral, a Hail Mary, or a play so implausible that it is only known as The Play. It's a sport that, in these moments, feels a bit like life and death, if only slightly more important. This is college football: it has become

Aug 26, 2014
Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce by Tolchin, Edith G. (EDT)

Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce

Aug 21, 2014
Section 60 - Arlington National Cemetery - where war comes home by Poole, Robert M.

Section 60 - Arlington National Cemetery - where war comes home

Aug 26, 2014
Sent to soar - fulfill your divine potential for yourself and for the world by Poos-Benson, Stephen.

Sent to soar - fulfill your divine potential for yourself and for the world

Aug 26, 2014