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Retro mama scrap happy sewing - 18 easy sewing projects for DIY gifts and toys from fabric remnants by Kruzich, Kim, author.

Retro mama scrap happy sewing - 18 easy sewing projects for DIY gifts and toys from fabric remnants

Apr 18, 2015
Revolutions without borders - the call to liberty in the Atlantic world by Polasky, Janet L., author.

Revolutions without borders - the call to liberty in the Atlantic world

Apr 16, 2015
Right of boom - the aftermath of nuclear terrorism by Schwartz, Benjamin E., author.

Right of boom - the aftermath of nuclear terrorism

A national security specialist examines vulnerabilities in the government's preparedness to respond to a nuclear terrorist attack on Washington D.C. to reveal likely scenarios and the limits of presidential power.

Apr 17, 2015
Right of boom - the aftermath of nuclear terrorism by Schwartz, Benjamin E., author.

Right of boom - the aftermath of nuclear terrorism

In Right of Boom, national security specialist Benjamin Schwartz looks at what could happen after a nuclear explosion takes place in the United States, the event that Presidents Obama and Bush, as well as would-be Presidents Mitt Romney and Hillary Clinton, have acknowledged as the greatest single national security threat we face. Hypothesizing an explosion in downtown Washington, D.C., Schwartz maps out the likely ramifications while going deep into history to explore the limited range of optio

Apr 18, 2015
Ringo - With a Little Help by Starr, Michael

Ringo - With a Little Help

Apr 18, 2015
Rise and fall of the Third Reich- a history of Nazi Germany by Shirer, William L.

Rise and fall of the Third Reich- a history of Nazi Germany

Apr 18, 2015
Rocket science for the rest of us - cutting-edge concepts made simple by Gilliland, Ben, author.

Rocket science for the rest of us - cutting-edge concepts made simple

Presents a common-sense guide to astronomy and astrophysics that provides comprehensive explanations of such topics as black holes, antimatter, and space exploration.

Apr 16, 2015
Rocket science for the rest of us - cutting-edge concepts made simple by Gilliland, Ben, author.

Rocket science for the rest of us - cutting-edge concepts made simple

Want to understand black holes, antimatter, physics, and space exploration? Looking for a common sense guide to quantum physics that you can actually understand? Rocket Science for the Rest of Us is the book you're looking for! Get a grip on even the most mysterious and complex sciences with Ben Gilliland's guide to dark matter, exo-planets, Planck time, earth sciences, and more.

Apr 18, 2015
Rockin' the boat - 50 iconic rebels and revolutionaries - from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X by Fleischer, Jeff, author.

Rockin' the boat - 50 iconic rebels and revolutionaries - from Joan of Arc to Malcolm X

We love to root for the underdog, and that's part of why we're drawn to the stories of revolutionaries. Whether they fail, succeed, or succeed only to become what they once fought against, people who can rally others to their cause and shake up the status quo tend to be inherently interesting. This tells the stories of 50 such legends throughout the world, from people fed up with the Roman Empire, to the revolutionaries who helped create America.--Provided by publisher.

Apr 14, 2015
Sabotage, sedition, and Sundry acts of rebellion by Aretha, David, author.

Sabotage, sedition, and Sundry acts of rebellion

Apr 18, 2015
Saltwater Cowboy - the rise and fall of a marijuana empire by McBride, Tim, 1958, January 26-

Saltwater Cowboy - the rise and fall of a marijuana empire

"In 1979, Wisconsin native Tim McBride hopped into his Mustang and headed south. He was twenty-one, and his best friend had offered him a job working as a crab fisherman in Chokoloskee Island, a town of fewer than 500 people on Florida's Gulf Coast. Easy of disposition and eager to experience life at its richest, McBride jumped in with both feet. But this wasn't a typical fishing outfit. McBride had been unwittingly recruited into a band of smugglers--middlemen between a Colombian marijuana cart

Apr 13, 2015
SAT subject test - biology E/M 2015-2016 by Aldridge, Claire.

SAT subject test  - biology E/M 2015-2016

Apr 18, 2015
SAT subject test - biology E/M 2015-2016 by Aldridge, Claire, author.

SAT subject test - biology E/M 2015-2016

Apr 17, 2015
SAT subject test - mathematics level 1 - 2015-2016. by Kaplan (COR)

SAT subject test - mathematics level 1 - 2015-2016.

Includes subject review, practice quizzes, test-taking strategies, and four full-length sample tests with answers and explanations.

Apr 17, 2015
SAT subject test - mathematics level 2. by Kaplan Publishing (COR)

SAT subject test - mathematics level 2.

Apr 17, 2015
Saving the original sinner - how Christians have used the Bible's first man to oppress, inspire, and make sense of the world by Giberson, Karl.

Saving the original sinner - how Christians have used the Bible's first man to oppress, inspire, and make sense of the world

Apr 17, 2015
Scottish knits - colorwork and cables with a twist by Storey, Martin, 1958-

Scottish knits - colorwork and cables with a twist

Collects knitting patterns from Scotland, including a Tay tartan cardigan, a Portree sweater, and a Braemar vest.

Apr 18, 2015
Secrets and lies - digital security in a networked world by Schneier, Bruce, 1963-

Secrets and lies - digital security in a networked world

Apr 15, 2015
Secrets from the eating lab - the science of weight loss, the myth of willpower, and why you should never diet again by Mann, Traci, author.

Secrets from the eating lab - the science of weight loss, the myth of willpower, and why you should never diet again

"Americans are losing the battle of the bulge because our bodies and brains are not hardwired to resist food--the very idea of it works against our biological imperative to survive. In [this book], Mann challenges assumptions--including those that make up the very foundation of the weight loss industry--about how diets work and why they fail. The result of more than two decades of research, it offers ... science and ... insights into the American obesity epidemic and our relationship with eating

Apr 16, 2015
Sewing for your girls - easy instructions for dresses, smocks and frocks by Tsukiori, Yoshiko, author.

Sewing for your girls - easy instructions for dresses, smocks and frocks

Apr 18, 2015