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Germany, a literary anthology - beyond the enchanted forest by

Germany, a literary anthology - beyond the enchanted forest

Jul 24, 2014
Get free cash for college, 2014 - secrets to winning scholarships by Tanabe, Gen S.

Get free cash for college, 2014 - secrets to winning scholarships

"Contains advice on finding the right scholarships, crafting applications, writing essays, and asking the college for a financial aid reassessment. Also has a scholarship directory of 150 awards; examples of winning scholarship applications, essays, and interview questions and answers are included"--

Jul 24, 2014
Git pocket guide by Silverman, Richard E.

Git pocket guide

This pocket guide is the perfect on-the-job companion to Git, the distributed version control system. It provides a compact, readable introduction to Git for new users, as well as a reference to common commands and procedures for those of you with Git experience. Written for Git version 1.8.2, this handy task-oriented guide is organized around the basic version control functions you need, such as making commits, fixing mistakes, merging, and searching history.

Jul 24, 2014
Glow - the autobiography of Rick James by James, Rick, 1948-2004, author.

Glow - the autobiography of Rick James

"Best known for his song "Super Freak," hitmaker, singer, innovator, producer, award-winning pioneer in the fusion of funk groove and rock, the late Rick James collaborated with music biographer David Ritz in this posthumously published, wildly entertaining, and profound expression of a rock star's life and soul. He was the nephew of Temptations singer Melvin Franklin; a boy who watched and listened, mesmerized from underneath cocktail tables at the shows of Etta James and Miles Davis. He was a

Jul 24, 2014
God's smuggler by Andrew, Brother.

God's smuggler

Jul 24, 2014
Good morning, Mr. Mandela by La Grange, Zelda, author.

Good morning, Mr. Mandela

A memoir by Nelson Mandela's trusted assistant for almost twenty years tells the story of how a young woman's life, beliefs, prejudices--everything she once believed--were transformed by the man she had been taught was the enemy.

Jul 24, 2014
Gratitude and trust - six affirmations that will change your life by Williams, Paul, 1940-

Gratitude and trust - six affirmations that will change your life

" Paul Williams is an alcoholic. Tracey Jackson is not. But together, these two close friends have written Gratitude and Trust, a book designed to apply the principles of the recovery movement to the countless people who are not addicts but nevertheless need effective help with their difficulties and pain. Williams, the award-winning songwriter, actor, and performer, has embraced a traditional alcoholism recovery plan for more than two decades of sobriety. Jackson, a well-known TV and film w

Jul 24, 2014
Guitar for songwriters by Cavanagh, Leo, 1951- author.

Guitar for songwriters

Jul 24, 2014
Hand-stitched home - projects to sew with Pendleton & other wools by Beal, Susan.

Hand-stitched home - projects to sew with Pendleton & other wools

"These patterns are for making home goods and accessories that are like no others. Author Susan Beal, working in partnership with Pendleton Mills, presents a collection of modern heirloom projects to sew and enjoy for generations. From the sweet, simpleprimer on techniques (working with wool fabrics, hand-stitching, machine sewing, and quilting) to each individual project's detailed instructions (with tips on cutting, pressing, top-stitching, hand-tying, and more) Susan's passion for sewing shi

Jul 24, 2014
Has child behavior worsened? by

Has child behavior worsened?

Explores whether or not childhood has worsened over time, delving into such topics as behavior in school, bullying, and feelings of entitlement.

Jul 24, 2014
Hashimoto's thyroiditis - lifestyle interventions for finding and treating the root cause by Wentz, Izabella.

Hashimoto's thyroiditis - lifestyle interventions for finding and treating the root cause

"Hashimoto's is more than just hypothyroidism. ... The body becomes stuck in a vicious cycle of immune system overload, adrenal insufficiency, gut dysbiosis, impaired digestion, inflammation, and thyroid hormone release abnormalities. ... The lifestyle intereventions discussed in this book aim to dismantle the vicious cycle piece by piece, ...allowing the body to rebuild itself."--P. 4 of cover.

Jul 21, 2014
Hats by Madame Paulette - Paris milliner extraordinaire by Schneider, Annie, author.

Hats by Madame Paulette - Paris milliner extraordinaire

Madame Paulette was Paris's queen of milliners. Born in 1900, this famed headwear designer learned her trade between the wars, and by the forties and fifties her hats crowned the heads of everyone who was anyone in Paris, and were increasingly sought by the rich and famous around the world. Film stars such as Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, and Audrey Hepburn were some of her most ardent fans, as well as royalty, including Princess Grace of Monaco and the Duchess of Windsor.Hats by Madame Paulett

Jul 24, 2014
Have a nice guilt trip by Scottoline, Lisa.

Have a nice guilt trip

"Thriller fans love Edgar Award winner Scottoline's fiction, while readers of humor and heartfelt narrative nonfiction enjoy curling up with the books Scottoline writes with daughter Serritella, who won a stack of awards for her writing at Harvard. This fourth book from the mother-daughter team addresses issues like acquiring puppies (Scottoline), attempting to date (Serritella), and figuring out whether men or canines are more difficult."--

Jul 24, 2014
Head first JavaScript programming by Freeman, Eric, 1965- author.

Head first JavaScript programming

Jul 24, 2014
Helena Rubinstein - the woman who invented beauty by Fitoussi, Michèle, author.

Helena Rubinstein - the woman who invented beauty

Jul 24, 2014
Heretic's heart - a journey through spirit & revolution by Adler, Margot.

Heretic's heart - a journey through spirit & revolution

Adler was a young woman determined to be taken seriously and to be an agent of change - on her own terms, free from dogma and authoritarian constraints. From campus activism at the University of California at Berkeley to civil-rights work in Mississippi, from antiwar protests to observing the socialist revolution in Cuba, she found those chances in the 1960s. Heretic's Heart illuminates the events, ideas, passions, and ecstatic commitments of the decade like no other memoir.

Jul 24, 2014
Hidden Tuscany - discovering art, culture, and memories in a well-known region's unknown places by Keahey, John.

Hidden Tuscany - discovering art, culture, and memories in a well-known region's unknown places

Jul 24, 2014
High Performance Python - Practical Performant Programming for Humans by Gorelick, Micha/ Ozsvald, Ian

High Performance Python - Practical Performant Programming for Humans

Jul 24, 2014
Hockey Hall of Fame Book of Goalies - Profiles, Memorabilia, Essays and Stats by Cameron, Steve

Hockey Hall of Fame Book of Goalies - Profiles, Memorabilia, Essays and Stats

Jul 24, 2014
Holistic heart - a preventive cardiologist's guide to halt heart disease now by Kahn, Joel.

Holistic heart - a preventive cardiologist's guide to halt heart disease now

Jul 24, 2014