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Farthest field - an Indian story of the Second World War by Karnad, Raghu, author.

Farthest field - an Indian story of the Second World War

A nonfiction epic narrated through the lives and deaths of a single family describes India's experience of World War II, discussing how the country, its army, and the ruling British empire were transformed by the war.

Sep 3, 2015
Fear and trembling ; and, The sickness unto death by Kierkegaard, Søren, 1813-1855.

Fear and trembling ; and, The sickness unto death

Sep 3, 2015
Figure drawing studio - drawing and painting the nude figure from pose photos by Krieger, Butch, 1945- author.

Figure drawing studio - drawing and painting the nude figure from pose photos

Teaches the fundamentals of drawing and painting the human form using photographs, includes step-by-step exercises to develop skills in preparation for drawing from life and a companion disc featuring additional images.

Sep 3, 2015
Fit from the start - how to prevent childhood obesity in infancy by Eden, Alvin M., author.

Fit from the start - how to prevent childhood obesity in infancy

Nearly 2 out of 3 children who are obese by kindergarten will remain obese as teens, and most of these teens will become obese adults. What you do now can spare your baby a lifetime of struggle with obesity. This easy-to-read book gives you the critical information you need to prevent obesity in infancy, including: How to avoid overfeeding (with breast and bottle); How to spot excess weight gain, and what to do about it; Why sleep matters, and how to establish healthy sleep patterns, How and whe

Sep 3, 2015
Flights of no return - aviation history's most infamous one-way tickets to immortality by Ruffin, Steven A.

Flights of no return - aviation history's most infamous one-way tickets to immortality

Sep 3, 2015
Fodor's 2016 Hawaii by Anderson, Karen (Travel writer), author.

Fodor's 2016 Hawaii

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Hawaii, including Honolulul's urban vibe, Maui's Road to Hana, Kauai's beaches, and the Big Island's volcanoes. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

Sep 3, 2015
Food science - you are what you eat / by Amanda Lanser ; content consultant, Sarah W. Tracy, Associate Professor of Honors and the History of Medicine, University of Oklahoma. by Lanser, Amanda, author.

Food science - you are what you eat / by Amanda Lanser ; content consultant, Sarah W. Tracy, Associate Professor of Honors and the History of Medicine, University of Oklahoma.

"This title presents the history of food science. Vivid text details how early studies of nutrition and food chemistry led to today's food safety standards and genetically modified crops. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible."--Publisher's website.

Aug 28, 2015
Freedom in the Family - A Mother-daughter Memoir of the Fight for Civil Rights by Due, Tananarive/ Due, Patricia Stephens

Freedom in the Family - A Mother-daughter Memoir of the Fight for Civil Rights

Sep 3, 2015
Frida, a biography of Frida Kahlo / A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Herrera, Hayden.

Frida, a biography of Frida Kahlo / A Biography of Frida Kahlo

An in-depth biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo details her haunting and original painting style, her turbulent marriage to muralist Diego Rivera, her association with communism, and her love of Mexican culture and folklore.

Sep 3, 2015
Frommer's easyguide to Amsterdam, Brussels & Bruge by Heseltine, Sasha, author.

Frommer's easyguide to Amsterdam, Brussels & Bruge

Sep 3, 2015
Fuel under fire - petroleum and its perils by Goldstein, Margaret J., author.

Fuel under fire - petroleum and its perils

Looks at how petroleum is extracted from the ground, shows the many uses for the product, details the effects in has on the world, and explores alternatives.

Sep 3, 2015
Genetics - unlocking the secrets of life by Lokere, Jillian, author.

Genetics - unlocking the secrets of life

Aug 28, 2015
Getting past your breakup - how to turn a devastating loss into the best thing that ever happened to you by Elliott, Susan J.

Getting past your breakup - how to turn a devastating loss into the best thing that ever happened to you

Sep 3, 2015
Getting Started With Processing - A Hands-on Introduction to Making Interactive Graphics by Reas, Casey/ Fry, Ben

Getting Started With Processing - A Hands-on Introduction to Making Interactive Graphics

Sep 3, 2015
Giants among men - Y.A., L.T., Big Tuna, and other New York Giants stories by Berkow, Ira.

Giants among men - Y.A., L.T., Big Tuna, and other New York Giants stories

Sep 3, 2015
Giants- the dwarfs of Auschwitz- the extraordinary story of the Lilliput Troupe by Koren, Yehuda

Giants- the dwarfs of Auschwitz- the extraordinary story of the Lilliput Troupe

Sep 3, 2015
Gilliamesque - A Pre-posthumous Memoir by Gilliam, Terry

Gilliamesque - A Pre-posthumous Memoir

Sep 3, 2015
Girl world - how to ditch the drama and find your inner amazing by Ottaviano, Patricia, author.

Girl world - how to ditch the drama and find your inner amazing

Sep 3, 2015
Girls in justice by

Girls in justice

"...reveals the world of incarceration of America's young girls in detention. A rare, multi-dimensional look at these girls' vulnerable lives, ... speaks to the unique issues they face with ... essays, ... images, and the life stories shared by girls in custody"--Back cover.

Sep 3, 2015
Gluten-Free Girl American classics reinvented by Ahern, Shauna James.

Gluten-Free Girl American classics reinvented

Following the James Beard Award-winning Gluten-Free Girl Every Day, Shauna James Ahern and her husband, Daniel Ahern, have created a collection of comfort-food classics that are all unbelievably and amazingly gluten-free. Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting, Chicken-Fried Steak, New England Clam Chowder -- the country's most beloved dishes, reinvented. Of course, it wouldn't be true comfort food without dessert, and Shauna aptly provides plenty of delicious recipes for sweets lovers. There

Sep 3, 2015