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The Sword and the Shield - The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB by Andrew, Christopher/ Mitrohhin, Vasill

The Sword and the Shield - The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB

Jul 29, 2014
The Tai Chi Bible - The Definitive Guide to Decoding the Tai Chi Form by Docherty, Dan

The Tai Chi Bible - The Definitive Guide to Decoding the Tai Chi Form

Jul 25, 2014
The thief-taker hangings - how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created scandal journalism by Skirboll, Aaron, author.

The thief-taker hangings - how Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created scandal journalism

"Chronicles the invention of scandal journalism by Daniel Defoe, author of Robinson Crusoe"--

Jul 31, 2014
The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish by Zucker, Judi.

The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish

Jul 25, 2014
The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing by Seward, Linda.

The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing

"Accessible, beautiful, and lavishly illustrated, this ultimate guide goes step-by-step through every creative option needed to create an art quilt. From the essentials, like enlarging and transferring patterns, to surface design techniques that add texture and color, to piecing, machine stitching, applique;, finishing, and embellishing, this has it all. Galleries of stunning art quilts from around the world provide extra inspiration. More than 1,500 illustrations! "--

Jul 25, 2014
The ultimate scholarship book 2015 - billions of dollars in scholarships, grants and prizes by Tanabe, Gen S.

The ultimate scholarship book 2015 - billions of dollars in scholarships, grants and prizes

Information on thousands of scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory and features awards indexed by career goal, major, academics, public service, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more.

Jul 30, 2014
The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion by Kreeft, Peter

The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion

Jul 25, 2014
The underground girls of Kabul - in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan by Nordberg, Jenny.

The underground girls of Kabul - in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan

Jul 29, 2014
The unlikely peace at Cuchumaquic - the parallel lives of people as plants, Keeping the seeds alive by Prechtel, Martín.

The unlikely peace at Cuchumaquic - the parallel lives of people as plants, Keeping the seeds alive

"A memoir, spiritual adventure story, and ecological fable, this book shares the message that plants and humanity are interconnected, and that the survival of one depends upon the other"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 2014
The vinedresser's notebook - spiritual lessons in pruning, waiting, harvesting, and abundance by Sutera, Judith.

The vinedresser's notebook - spiritual lessons in pruning, waiting, harvesting, and abundance

Jul 25, 2014
The War on Women in Israel - A Story of Religious Radicalism and the Women Fighting for Freedom by Sztokman, Elana Maryles

The War on Women in Israel - A Story of Religious Radicalism and the Women Fighting for Freedom

Jul 29, 2014
The wastewater gardener - preserving the planet one flush at a time! by Nelson, Mark, 1947-

The wastewater gardener - preserving the planet one flush at a time!

Jul 25, 2014
The World Atlas of Street Photography by Higgins, Jackie (EDT)/ Kozloff, Max (FRW)

The World Atlas of Street Photography

Jul 25, 2014
Theater of cruelty - art, film, and the shadows of war by Buruma, Ian.

Theater of cruelty - art, film, and the shadows of war

Theater of Cruelty has three main themes that frequently overlap: war, film, and the visual arts. Many of the movies discussed are about war and violence, often related to World War II, and more specifically deal with the two nations that unleashed the war, Germany and Japan: why they did what they did, and how they came to terms with it afterward or didn't. Other essays in the collection, about the diaries of Harry Kessler and Anne Frank, the bombing of German cities, Japan's kamikaze pilots fu

Jul 29, 2014
Thinking Differently - An Inspiring Guide for Parents of Children With Learning Disabilities by Flink, David

Thinking Differently - An Inspiring Guide for Parents of Children With Learning Disabilities

Jul 31, 2014
Thirteen Days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Wright, Lawrence

Thirteen Days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David

Jul 25, 2014
This changes everything - capitalism vs. the climate by Klein, Naomi, 1970-

This changes everything - capitalism vs. the climate

"The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core "free market" ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems. In short, either we embrace radical change ourselves or radical changes will be visited upon our physical world. The status quo is no longer an option. In This Changes Everything Naomi Klein argues that climate chan

Jul 25, 2014
This is improbable too - synchronized cows, speedy brain extractors, & more WTF research by Abrahams, Marc, author.

This is improbable too - synchronized cows, speedy brain extractors, & more WTF research

Marc Abrahams collects the odd, the imaginative and the brilliantly improbable. Here he turns to research on the ins and outs of the very improbable evolutionary innovation that is the human body (brain included): What's the best way to get a monkey to floss regularly? How much dandruff do Pakistani soldiers have? If you add an extra henchman to your bank-robbing gang, how much more money will you 'earn'? How many dimples will be found on the cheeks of 28,282 Greek children? Who is the Einstein

Jul 30, 2014
Thomas Quick - the making of a serial killer by Råstam, Hannes, author.

Thomas Quick - the making of a serial killer

'I wonder what you'd think of me if you found out that I've done something really serious'. So begin the confessions of Thomas Quick - Scandinavia's most notorious serial killer. In 1992, behind the barbed wire fence of a psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane, Thomas Quick confessed to the murder of an 11-year-old boy who had been missing for 12 years. Over the next nine years, Quick confessed to more than 30 unsolved murders, revealing he had maimed, raped, and eaten the remains of his

Jul 30, 2014
Tinkerlab - a hands-on guide for little inventors by Doorley, Rachelle.

Tinkerlab - a hands-on guide for little inventors

Jul 30, 2014