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Albert Murray - Collected Essays & Memoirs - The Omni-americans / South to a Very Old Place / the Hero and the Blues / Stomping the Blues / the Blue Devils of Nada by Murray, Albert/ Gates Jr., Henry Louis (EDT)/ Devlin, Paul (EDT)

Albert Murray - Collected Essays & Memoirs - The Omni-americans / South to a Very Old Place / the Hero and the Blues / Stomping the Blues / the Blue Devils of Nada

Aug 24, 2016
All at sea - a memoir by Aitkenhead, Decca, author.

All at sea - a memoir

"A beautifully written, breathtakingly honest, unsentimental, and profound memoir from one of the UK's most popular journalists. On a hot, still morning on a beautiful beach in Jamaica, Decca Aitkenhead's life changed forever. Her four-year-old son was paddling peacefully at the water's edge when a wave pulled him out to sea. Her partner, Tony, swam out and saved their son's life--then drowned before her eyes. When Decca and Tony first met, a decade earlier, she was a renowned Guardian journalis

Aug 19, 2016
All the Kremlin's Men - Inside the Court of Vladimir Putin by Zygar, Mikhail

All the Kremlin's Men - Inside the Court of Vladimir Putin

Aug 19, 2016
Altamont - the Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the inside story of rock's darkest day by Selvin, Joel, author.

Altamont - the Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the inside story of rock's darkest day

In this breathtaking cultural history filled with exclusive, never-before-revealed details, celebrated rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the definitive story of the Rolling Stones' infamous Altamont concert in San Francisco, the disastrous historic event that marked the end of the idealistic 1960s. The product of 20 years of research and dozens of interviews with many key players, including medical staff, Hells Angels members, the stage crew, and the musicians who were there, this is the ultimat

Aug 24, 2016
Amaro - the spirited world of bittersweet, herbal liqueurs with cocktails, recipes & formulas by Parsons, Brad Thomas, author.

Amaro - the spirited world of bittersweet, herbal liqueurs with cocktails, recipes & formulas

Aug 19, 2016
America after the fall - painting in the 1930s by

America after the fall - painting in the 1930s

"Through 50 masterpieces of American painting, this catalogue chronicles the turbulent economic, political, and aesthetic climate of the 1930s. This decade was a supremely creative period in the United States, as the nation's artists, novelists, and critics struggled through the Great Depression in search of "Americanness." Seeking to define modern American art, many painters challenged and reworked the meanings and forms of modernism, reaching no simple consensus. This period was also marked by

Aug 24, 2016
America after the fall - painting in the 1930s by Barter, Judith A. (EDT)/ Burns, Sarah L. (CON)/ Carbone, Teresa A. (CON)/ Madsen, Annelise K. (CON)/ Oehler, Sarah Kelly (CON)

America after the fall - painting in the 1930s

"Through 50 masterpieces of American painting, this catalogue chronicles the turbulent economic, political, and aesthetic climate of the 1930s. This decade was a supremely creative period in the United States, as the nation's artists, novelists, and critics struggled through the Great Depression in search of "Americanness." Seeking to define modern American art, many painters challenged and reworked the meanings and forms of modernism, reaching no simple consensus. This period was also marked by

Aug 19, 2016
America the anxious - how our pursuit of happiness is creating a nation of nervous wrecks by Whippman, Ruth, author.

America the anxious - how our pursuit of happiness is creating a nation of nervous wrecks

Aug 19, 2016
American philosophy - a love story by Kaag, John J., 1979- author.

American philosophy - a love story

Aug 19, 2016
American Ulysses - a life of Ulysses S. Grant by White, Ronald C. (Ronald Cedric), 1939- author.

American Ulysses - a life of Ulysses S. Grant

A profile of the Civil War general and eighteenth U.S. president challenges his historical unpopularity, drawing on years of research with primary documents to explore Grant's character as one of generosity, curiosity, and introspection.

Aug 19, 2016
Android Phones for Dummies by Gookin, Dan

Android Phones for Dummies

Aug 24, 2016
Angelic music - the story of Benjamin Franklin's glass armonica by Mead, Corey.

Angelic music - the story of Benjamin Franklin's glass armonica

Aug 24, 2016
Angels with dirty faces - how Argentinian soccer defined a nation and changed the game forever by Wilson, Jonathan, 1976- author.

Angels with dirty faces - how Argentinian soccer defined a nation and changed the game forever

Aug 24, 2016
Another day in the death of America - a chronicle of ten short lives by Younge, Gary, author.

Another day in the death of America - a chronicle of ten short lives

"On an average day in America, seven young people aged nineteen or under will be shot dead. In Another Day in the Death of America, award-winning Guardian journalist Gary Younge tells the stories of the lives lost during the course of a single day in theUnited States. It could have been any day, but Younge has chosen November 23, 2013. From Jaiden Dixon (9), shot point-blank by his mother's ex-boyfriend on his doorstep in Ohio, to Pedro Dado Cortez (16), shot by an enemy gang on a street corner

Aug 19, 2016
Anyone Can Create an App - Beginning Iphone and Ipad Programming by Wise, Wendy

Anyone Can Create an App - Beginning Iphone and Ipad Programming

Aug 24, 2016
Apostle of Union - a political biography of Edward Everett by Mason, Matthew, 1968-

Apostle of Union - a political biography of Edward Everett

Aug 24, 2016
Architecting for scale - high availability for growing applications by Atchison, Lee, author.

Architecting for scale - high availability for growing applications

"Every day, companies struggle to scale critical applications. As traffic volume and data demands increase, these applications become more complicated and brittle, exposing risks and compromising availability. This practical guide shows IT, devops, and system reliability managers how to prevent an application from becoming slow, inconsistent, or downright unavailable as it grows. Scaling isn't just about handling more users; it's also about managing risk and ensuring availability. Author Lee Atc

Aug 24, 2016
Architecting HBase applications - a guidebook for successful development and design by Spaggiari, Jean-Marc, author

Architecting HBase applications - a guidebook for successful development and design

Aug 24, 2016
Argentina by Bao, Sandra, author.

Argentina

Reviews the history, geography, and culture of the country, describes tourist attractions in each region, and recommends hotels and restaurants.

Aug 24, 2016
Around the Way Girl - A Memoir by Henson, Taraji P.

Around the Way Girl - A Memoir

Aug 19, 2016