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The legacy journey / A Radical View of Biblical Wealth and Generosity by Ramsey, Dave, author.

The legacy journey / A Radical View of Biblical Wealth and Generosity

Offers a look at wealth from a biblical perspective, arguing for a way of handling wealth according to God's way by avoiding debt, building a legacy, and giving generously.

Oct 30, 2014
The lives of Chang & Eng - Siam's twins in nineteenth-century America by Orser, Joseph Andrew.

The lives of Chang & Eng - Siam's twins in nineteenth-century America

Oct 30, 2014
The Logan Notebooks - Poems by Lindenberg, Rebecca, author.

The Logan Notebooks - Poems

"Clouds, mountains, flowering trees. Difficult things. Things lost by being photographed. Things that have lost their power. Things found in a rural grocery store. These are some of the lists, poems, prose poems, and lyric anecdotes compiled in The Logan Notebooks, a remix and a reimagining of The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon, a collection of intimate and imaginative observations about place-a real place, an interior landscape-and identity, at the intersection of the human with the world, and the

Oct 29, 2014
The lost Book of Mormon - a journey through the mythic lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri by Steinberg, Avi, author.

The lost Book of Mormon - a journey through the mythic lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri

A witty and probing travelogue through the landscapes associated with The Book of Mormon, it argues for taking The Book of Mormon seriously as work of American storytelling.

Oct 30, 2014
The lost way - how two forgotten gospels are rewriting the story of Christian origins by Patterson, Stephen J., 1957-

The lost way - how two forgotten gospels are rewriting the story of Christian origins

Reveals the story behind the modern discovery of the earliest gospels, accounts that do not portray Jesus exclusively as a martyr but recover a lost ancient Christian tradition centered on Jesus as a teacher of wisdom.

Oct 30, 2014
The malaria project - the U.S. government's secret mission to find a miracle cure by Masterson, Karen, 1964- author.

The malaria project - the U.S. government's secret mission to find a miracle cure

Describes the secret American program in the twentieth century to develop a malaria vaccine, describing how the program tested their drugs on animals, criminals, and the mentally ill.

Oct 30, 2014
The Meaty Truth - Why Our Food Is Destroying Our Health and Environment-- and Who Is Responsible by Castle, Shushana/ Goodman, Amy-lee/ Barnard, Neal (FRW)

The Meaty Truth - Why Our Food Is Destroying Our Health and Environment-- and Who Is Responsible

Oct 30, 2014
The Merck Manual of Women's and Men's Health by Not Available (NA)

The Merck Manual of Women's and Men's Health

Oct 30, 2014
The myth of race - the troubling persistence of an unscientific idea by Sussman, Robert W., 1941-

The myth of race - the troubling persistence of an unscientific idea

Biological races do not exist -- and never have. This view is shared by all scientists who study variation in human populations. Yet racial prejudice and intolerance based on the myth of race remain deeply ingrained in Western society. In his powerful examination of a persistent, false, and poisonous idea, Robert Sussman explores how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical justifications to the pseudoscientific studies of today. The Myth of Race traces the origins of modern racist

Oct 30, 2014
The Nazis next door - how America became a safe haven for Hitler's men by Lichtblau, Eric.

The Nazis next door - how America became a safe haven for Hitler's men

Oct 30, 2014
The new censorship - inside the global battle for media freedom by Simon, Joel, 1964-

The new censorship - inside the global battle for media freedom

Oct 30, 2014
The noodle narratives - the global rise of an industrial food into the twenty-first century by Errington, Frederick Karl.

The noodle narratives - the global rise of an industrial food into the twenty-first century

Oct 24, 2014
The path between the seas - the creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by McCullough, David G.

The path between the seas - the creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

An account of the building of the Panama Canal, covering the fifty-year span between its beginnings by France to its completion by the United States in 1914.

Oct 30, 2014
The PC and gadget help desk - in depth by Soper, Mark Edward.

The PC and gadget help desk - in depth

"PCs, smartphones, tablets, networks, cameras, home theater and more--all in one book! We all use technology--and we all have problems with it. Don't get frustrated ... and don't waste money on costly repair or support calls! Solve the problems yourself, with the one guide that makes it easy: The PC and Gadget Help Desk. Using clear pictures, handy "symptom tables," and easy-to-use flowcharts, Mark Edward Soper walks you step-by-step through identifying, solving, and preventing hundreds of today

Oct 30, 2014
The People's Republic of Chemicals by Kelly, William J./ Jacobs, Chip

The People's Republic of Chemicals

Oct 30, 2014
The perfect kill - 21 laws for assassins by Baer, Robert.

The perfect kill - 21 laws for assassins

"A book about assassinations and Baer's years in the CIA"--

Oct 30, 2014
The pH balance health & diet guide for GERD, IBS & IBD - practical solutions, diet management + 175 recipes by Smith, Fraser, 1968-, author.

The pH balance health & diet guide for GERD, IBS & IBD - practical solutions, diet management + 175 recipes

Oct 28, 2014
The pizza bible - the world's favorite pizza styles, from Neapolitan, deep-dish, wood-fired, Sicilian, calzones and focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more by Gemignani, Tony.

The pizza bible - the world's favorite pizza styles, from Neapolitan, deep-dish, wood-fired, Sicilian, calzones and focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more

A comprehensive guide to making pizza, covering nine different regional styles--including standards like Neapolitan, Roman, and Chicago, as well as renowned pizza sub-specialties like St. Louis and Californian--from chef, 11-time world Pizza Champion Tony Gemignani.

Oct 30, 2014
The plantplus diet solution - personalized nutrition for life by Borysenko, Joan.

The plantplus diet solution - personalized nutrition for life

"Nutrition for the 21st century. A personalized, whole-foods solution for person and planet. Let's prevent and reverse the epidemic of obesity, diabetes, inflammation, and chronic illness ?that is bankrupting our country, our kids, and our future. Joan Borysenko, Ph.D., a Harvard-trained cell biologist, health psychologist, and New York Times best-selling author, believes that when you've got the right information, you can make powerful choices to change your life. She cuts through the thicket o

Oct 30, 2014
The plantplus diet solution - personalized nutrition for life by Borysenko, Joan.

The plantplus diet solution - personalized nutrition for life

"Nutrition for the 21st century. A personalized, whole-foods solution for person and planet. Let's prevent and reverse the epidemic of obesity, diabetes, inflammation, and chronic illness ?that is bankrupting our country, our kids, and our future. Joan Borysenko, Ph.D., a Harvard-trained cell biologist, health psychologist, and New York Times best-selling author, believes that when you've got the right information, you can make powerful choices to change your life. She cuts through the thicket

Oct 24, 2014