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The rough guide to South America on a budget by Baverstock, Alasdair.

The rough guide to South America on a budget

A guide to travelling the continent - and getting the most value for every dollar, peso, real or sol. It features detailed colour maps and in depth coverage of how to get around that go hand in hand with suggested itineraries and authoritative accounts of every attraction. Eleven chapters include all the South American countries.

Jul 25, 2016
The rules of golf in plain English. by

The rules of golf in plain English.

Jul 21, 2016
The science of enlightenment - how meditation works by Young, Shinzen, author.

The science of enlightenment - how meditation works

Jul 19, 2016
The sea hunters - true adventures with famous shipwrecks by Cussler, Clive.

The sea hunters - true adventures with famous shipwrecks

In the Sea Hunters, his first nonfiction book, Cussler explorers the special world of undersea adventure that inspired and has its fictional parallel in the Dirk Pitt novels. He describes his lifelong love for the sea and ships, and how his involvement with the search for John Paul Jones's famous Revolutionary War ship, the Bonhome Richard, led to his establishing the NUMA (National Underwater and Marine Agency) Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and preservation of

Jul 19, 2016
The secrets of your handwriting by Conway, Allan.

The secrets of your handwriting

Jul 25, 2016
The Self-Esteem Team's guide to sex, drugs and WTFs!? by Devon, Natasha, author.

The Self-Esteem Team's guide to sex, drugs and WTFs!?

"Being a teenager can seem [like] nothing but people telling you what you should do, and how spectacularly you are effing it all up. The Self-Esteem Team know this, because they were teenagers once, enduring bullying, chronic skin issues, 'puppy fat,' and angst. Later, they battled self-harm, depression, and an eating disorder. That's why The Self-Esteem Team offers real answers"--Amazon.com.

Jul 21, 2016
The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything by Gleiser, Marcelo, author.

The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything

Jul 21, 2016
The Star Trek book by Ruditis, Paul, author.

The Star Trek book

Celebrate 50 years of one of the longest running and beloved sci-fi franchises with "The Star Trek Book." This comprehensive guide to the series delves into the myriad worlds and different dimensions visited by the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise. Perfect for fans of the various "Star Trek" TV series, including "The Next Generation," "Deep Space Nine," "Voyager," and "Enterprise," "The Star Trek Book" details everything you need to know about 50 years of excitement and adventure on the final front

Jul 25, 2016
The Star Trek book by Ruditis, Paul, author.

The Star Trek book

A guide to the Star Trek universe contains explanations of key events and technological advances, along with profiles of Starfleet personal, their allies and enemies, and other memorable characters.

Jul 24, 2016
The storyteller - tales out of loneliness by Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940, author.

The storyteller - tales out of loneliness

"A beautiful collection of the legendary thinker's short stories. This is the first major collection of short stories from the legendary German-Jewish critic and philosopher Walter Benjamin (1892-1940). Benjamin is best known for his groundbreaking studies on culture and literature, including the collections Illuminations, One-Way Street and The Arcades Project, but here for the first time are gathered his experiments in fiction, with forms including novellas, fables, histories, aphorisms, parab

Jul 25, 2016
The String Book by Hart-Davis, Adam

The String Book

Jul 19, 2016
The tide - the science and stories behind the greatest force on earth by Aldersey-Williams, Hugh, author.

The tide - the science and stories behind the greatest force on earth

An exploration of the science and history of the Earth's tides chronicles humanity's efforts to understand its cycles as reflected by the strong tides of Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy, Norway's Maelstrom tidal whirlpool, the Homeric tale of Scylla, and other examples.

Jul 25, 2016
The trainable cat - a practical guide to making life happier for you and your cat by Bradshaw, John, 1950- author.

The trainable cat - a practical guide to making life happier for you and your cat

Jul 19, 2016
The triathlon training book by Beckinsale, James, author.

The triathlon training book

Jul 25, 2016
The voyeur's motel by Talese, Gay, author.

The voyeur's motel

Reveals the story of a man who bought a motel and secretly observed his guests to satisfy his voyeuristic desires, and kept extensive journals capturing the changing sexual mores of the country.

Jul 21, 2016
The walking dead psychology - psych of the living dead by Langley, Travis (EDT)

The walking dead psychology - psych of the living dead

Nineteen essays analyze the psychological forces behind the action in the television program "The Walking Dead."

Jul 25, 2016
The Walt Disney Studios - a lot to remember by Clark, Steven, 1973-

The Walt Disney Studios - a lot to remember

Jul 19, 2016
The war on cops - how the new attack on law and order makes everyone less safe by Mac Donald, Heather, author.

The war on cops - how the new attack on law and order makes everyone less safe

Jul 19, 2016
The war on science - who's waging it, why it matters, what we can do about it by Otto, Shawn Lawrence.

The war on science - who's waging it, why it matters, what we can do about it

Jul 19, 2016
The way back - restoring the promise of America by Buckley, F. H. (Francis H.), 1948- author.

The way back - restoring the promise of America

Explores the socioeconomic divide in the United States by discussing possible causes and suggesting ways to close the gap between the wealthy and the poor by pursuing socialists ends through capitalist means.

Jul 19, 2016