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A brief stop on the road from Auschwitz by Rosenberg, Göran, 1948-

A brief stop on the road from Auschwitz

"This shattering memoir by a journalist about his father's attempt to survive the aftermath of Auschwitz in a small industrial town in Sweden won the prestigious August Prize. On August 2, 1947 a young man gets off a train in a small Swedish town to begin his life anew. Having endured the ghetto of Lodz, the death camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau, the slave camps and transports during the final months of Nazi Germany, his final challenge is to survive the survival. In this intelligent and deeply movin

Feb 26, 2015
A higher form of killing - six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever by Preston, Diana, 1952-

A higher form of killing - six weeks in World War I that forever changed the nature of warfare forever

Feb 26, 2015
A scientist in wonderland - a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble by Ernst, E. (Edzard), author.

A scientist in wonderland - a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble

Feb 26, 2015
A Widow's Journey Reflections on Walking Alone. by Roper, Gayle, author.

A Widow's Journey Reflections on Walking Alone.

"So who am I now that there's only one place at the table...one pillow with a head dent, one damp towel after a shower. There's only one toothbrush in the holder. The seat is never left up anymore. I can still write Mrs. in front of my name, but I'm no longer in a marriage relationship. You need two people for a marriage and there's only me. Is there only you? Then join Gayle as she draws on her emotions during the loss of her beloved husband, Chuck, and offers you a compassionate devotional to

Feb 26, 2015
Amore - an American father's Roman holiday by Friedland, Roger.

Amore - an American father's Roman holiday

Feb 20, 2015
Anonymous soldiers - the struggle for Israel, 1917-1947 by Hoffman, Bruce, 1954- author.

Anonymous soldiers - the struggle for Israel, 1917-1947

Feb 26, 2015
Archaeology, sexism, and scandal - the long-suppressed story of one woman's discoveries and the man who stole credit for them by Kaiser, Alan, author.

Archaeology, sexism, and scandal - the long-suppressed story of one woman's discoveries and the man who stole credit for them

The 1931 excavation season at Olynthus, Greece, changed how archaeologists study material culture, and was the nexus of one of the most egregious cases of plagiarism in the history of classical archaeology. Kaiser draws on the private scrapbook that budding archaeologist Mary Ross Ellingson compiled during that dig, and recounts how the unearthing of private homes emerged as a means to examine the day-to-day of ancient life in Greece. He shows that David Robinson stole Ellingson's words and insi

Feb 26, 2015
Arduino - a quick-start guide by Schmidt, Maik, 1972- author.

Arduino - a quick-start guide

Presents an introduction to the open-source electronics prototyping platform.

Feb 26, 2015
Basic drawing - made amazingly easy by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Basic drawing - made amazingly easy

Introduces the principles of drawing, combining the five basic geometric shapes with elements of line, mass, perspective, light, and shading for assignments using simple forms and progressing to more complex objects.

Feb 20, 2015
Bead & wire fashion jewelry - a collection of stunning statement pieces to make by Rose, Jessica, author.

Bead & wire fashion jewelry - a collection of stunning statement pieces to make

Feb 26, 2015
Black Cat 2-1 - the true story of a Vietnam helicopter pilot and his crew by Ford, Robert Lloyd, 1944-

Black Cat 2-1 - the true story of a Vietnam helicopter pilot and his crew

Bob Ford recounts his service during the Vietnam War where he served as a helicopter pilot on a Black Cat.

Feb 26, 2015
Borderline personality disorder in adolescents - what to do when your teen has BPD - a complete guide for families by Aguirre, Blaise A., author.

Borderline personality disorder in adolescents - what to do when your teen has BPD - a complete guide for families

Feb 24, 2015
Brian Eno - visual music by

Brian Eno - visual music

The first career-spanning monograph of the visual art created by this music pioneer, this book showcases forty years of innovative work. Text from a variety of contributors weaves a dialogue between Eno's art and his musical endeavors, while a new interview by Will Wright and a transcribed lecture by the artist himself offer first-person insights into Eno's creative process and philosophy.

Feb 24, 2015
Butterflies & moths by Telander, Todd.

Butterflies & moths

Feb 24, 2015
Cartoon faces - how to draw faces, features & expressions by Hart, Christopher, 1957- author, illustrator.

Cartoon faces - how to draw faces, features & expressions

"Make a face--a funny face! The personality of a cartoon character begins with the face: the head, the features, the expressions. Get that right and you can create a memorable personality. Bestselling how-to-draw author Christopher Hart presents the ultimate tutorial on the topic in masterful detail, covering characters both male and female, from babies to adults, in all shapes and sizes. His accessible, step-by-step demonstrations go through all the features and explain how to build a character

Feb 24, 2015
Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - anatomy 101 by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - anatomy 101

From lessons on muscular and skeletal structure, arms, hands, and feet to poses and movement, this book covers everything readers need to go from manga fans to manga artists.

Feb 20, 2015
Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - Best friends forever by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - Best friends forever

Feb 20, 2015
Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - chibis, mascots & more by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - chibis, mascots & more

Feb 20, 2015
Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - friends and crushes by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - friends and crushes

"Friends and Crushes focuses on the flirtatious, romantic, and dramatic characters that run throughout manga stories; from lessons on romantic poses to flirtatious and dreamy expressions to irresistible character types, this book covers everything readers need to go from manga fans to manga artists. After an introduction to these elements, readers will have a chance to follow along Hart's in-depth step-by-steps, and will even be invited to draw on their own, right in the book's pages"--

Feb 20, 2015
Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - Magical characters by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Christopher Hart's draw manga now! - Magical characters

Feb 20, 2015