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Getting to know Python by Payment, Simone, author.

Getting to know Python

Introduces the programming language Python, discussing its development and what it can be used to build.

Nov 20, 2014
Getting to know Hackety Hack by Rauf, Don, author.

Getting to know Hackety Hack

Introduces Hackety Hack, discussing its development and how it can be used to program.

Nov 20, 2014
Getting to know Alice by Nagle, Jeanne, author.

Getting to know Alice

Describes the computer programming environment known as Alice, designed to help beginners learn programming, and explains how amateur programmers can use it to create animations, robot programming, and computer games.

Nov 20, 2014
Getting Started With Raspberry Pi - Electronic Projects With the Low-cost Pocket-sized Computer by Richardson, Matt/ Wallace, Shawn

Getting Started With Raspberry Pi - Electronic Projects With the Low-cost Pocket-sized Computer

Nov 20, 2014
Gertie sews vintage casual - a modern guide to sportswear styles of the 1940s and 1950s by Hirsch, Gretchen, 1979- author.

Gertie sews vintage casual - a modern guide to sportswear styles of the 1940s and 1950s

The mid-20th century was an amazing time for American women's fashion! Following the war, women started looking to American designers rather than French couture houses for inspiration and to demand clothing they could move in, even play in. In this follow-up to Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing, Gretchen "Gertie" Hirsch celebrates the classic casual styles that icons like Katharine Hepburn, Audrey Hepburn, and Rosie the Riveter made famous--think wide-legged trousers, fitted capri pants, beach

Nov 14, 2014
Gay Berlin - birthplace of a modern identity by Beachy, Robert, author.

Gay Berlin - birthplace of a modern identity

"A detailed historical look at the surprising ways in which the uninhibited urban sexuality, sexual experimentation and medical advances of pre-Weimar Berlin created and molded our modern understanding of sexual orientation and gay identity. Long known for the friendly company of its "warm brothers" (German slang for men who love other men), Berlin, even before the turn of the twentieth-century, was a place where educators, activists, and medical professionals could explore and begin to educate

Nov 20, 2014
Galaxy - mapping the cosmos by Geach, James, author.

Galaxy - mapping the cosmos

Nov 18, 2014
Fully alive - discovering what matters most by Shriver, Timothy, author.

Fully alive - discovering what matters most

"A memoir and history of the Special Olympics and a meditation on what one can learn about how to live from people with intellectual disabilities, by the chairman of the Special Olympics"--

Nov 20, 2014
Free your back - ease pain and regain natural poise with gentle exercises based on the Alexander technique by Ingham, Penny, author.

Free your back - ease pain and regain natural poise with gentle exercises based on the Alexander technique

Nov 17, 2014
Foxcatcher - the true story of my brother's murder, John du Pont's madness, and the quest for Olympic gold by Schultz, Mark, 1960- author.

Foxcatcher - the true story of my brother's murder, John du Pont's madness, and the quest for Olympic gold

"On January 26, 1996, Dave Schultz, Olympic gold-medal winner and wrestling golden boy, was shot three times by du Pont family heir John E. du Pont at the famed Foxcatcher Farms estate in Pennsylvania. Following the murder there was a tense standoff when du Pont barricaded himself in his home for two days before he was finally captured. How did such a horrifying senseless murder happen?...Mark Schultz takes us through his remarkable wresting career from high school to world and Olympic champions

Nov 20, 2014
Forgiveness forgiveness by McCrae, Shane, author.

Forgiveness forgiveness

Nov 20, 2014
Fodor's California 2015 by

Fodor's California 2015

Nov 19, 2014
Floodlights and touchlines - a history of spectator sport by Steen, Rob, author.

Floodlights and touchlines - a history of spectator sport

"Focusing on spectator sports and their accompanying issues, tracing their origins, evolution and impact, inside the lines and beyond the boundary, this book offers a thematic history of professional sport and the ingredients that magnetize the world. It tells the stories that matter: from the gladiators of Rome to the runners of Rift Valley via the innovator-missionaries of Rugby School ; from multifaceted British exports to the Americanisation of professionalism and the Indianisation of cricke

Nov 19, 2014
Fix my shoulder - a guide to preventing and healing from injury and strain by Demirakos, George, author.

Fix my shoulder - a guide to preventing and healing from injury and strain

Nov 20, 2014
First time knitting - the absolute beginner's guide by Hammett, Carri, 1956-

First time knitting - the absolute beginner's guide

"Learning to knit can be a challenge, but with the expert guidance of First Time Knitting, your goal is within reach. Are you an absolute beginner when it comes to knitting? Then help is at hand. Like having your very own instructor at your side, this book guides you carefully from your first nervous cast-on to confident knitting. It begins with thorough descriptions of knitting needles, yarns, and other handy tools and then teaches you how to use them. Each chapter introduces you to new s

Nov 14, 2014
Fire and movement - the British Expeditionary Force and the campaign of 1914 by Hart, Peter, 1955- author.

Fire and movement - the British Expeditionary Force and the campaign of 1914

Nov 18, 2014
Fine woodworking chests and cabinets by

Fine woodworking chests and cabinets

Nov 14, 2014
Fine cooking roasting - favorite recipes & essential tips for chicken, beef, veggies & more by

Fine cooking roasting - favorite recipes & essential tips for chicken, beef, veggies & more

Nov 14, 2014
Felt sew good - 30 simple & stylish felt projects by Leech, Christine, author.

Felt sew good - 30 simple & stylish felt projects

Nov 14, 2014
Father factor - American Christian men on fatherhood and faith by

Father factor - American Christian men on fatherhood and faith

Nov 18, 2014