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Live alone and like it- the classic guide for single women by Hillis, Marjorie

Live alone and like it- the classic guide for single women

Jul 25, 2014
Live alone and like it - the classic guide for the single woman by Hillis, Marjorie.

Live alone and like it - the classic guide for the single woman

A modernized primer for young single adult women, originally published in 1936, counsels readers on how to take charge of their own lives, create a hospitable home environment, and cultivate life-enriching hobbies, in a guide that features such chapters as A Lady and Her Liquor and The Pleasures of a Single Bed.

Jul 31, 2014
Little fixes - 54 clever ways to extend the life of kids' clothes - reuse, recycle, repurpose, restyle by Powless, Disney, 1985-

Little fixes - 54 clever ways to extend the life of kids' clothes - reuse, recycle, repurpose, restyle

Jul 25, 2014
Linux all-in-one for dummies by Dulaney, Emmett A.

Linux all-in-one for dummies

Jul 25, 2014
Let There Be Light - The Story of Light from Atoms to Galaxies by Breslin, Ann/ Montwill, Alex

Let There Be Light - The Story of Light from Atoms to Galaxies

Jul 29, 2014
Let there be light - the story of light from atoms to galaxies by Breslin, Ann.

Let there be light - the story of light from atoms to galaxies

Devoted to the key role played by light and electromagnetic radiation in the universe, this title introduces readers to philosophical hypotheses such as the economy, symmetry and the universality of natural laws, and are then guided to practical consequences such as the rules of geometrical optics and more.

Jul 31, 2014
Less pain, fewer pills - avoid the dangers of prescription opioids and gain control over chronic pain by Darnall, Beth.

Less pain, fewer pills - avoid the dangers of prescription opioids and gain control over chronic pain

"Chronic pain is a common medical problem shared by roughly 100 million Americans-close to one third of the U.S. population. In the past few decades there has been an alarming trend of using prescription opioids to treat chronic pain. But these opioids-the main prescribed analgesic-come with hidden costs, and this book reveals the ramifications of their use and provides a low or no-risk alternative. Armed with the right information, you can make informed decisions about your pain care. By apprec

Jul 25, 2014
Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5 by Nixon, Robin, 1961-

Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5

Jul 31, 2014
Learning Cocoa with Objective-C by Manning, Jon, author.

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C

Jul 25, 2014
Learning Android application programming - a hands-on guide to building Android applications by Talbot, James.

Learning Android application programming - a hands-on guide to building Android applications

Helps you master modern Android programming by building a fully functional app from the ground up. Working with the Android 4.3 toolset, you'll solve real-world problems faced by every Android developer and learn best practices for success with any mobile development project.

Jul 25, 2014
Learn to weave with Anne Field - a project-based approach to weaving basics by Field, Anne.

Learn to weave with Anne Field - a project-based approach to weaving basics

Taking a project-based approach and with a well-founded understanding of the complexities of her craft, Anne deftly guides learners through the essential weaving techniques. Basic information on types of looms and what each is best suited for, how to thread or warp the loom and getting underway is followed by step-by-step instructions for 11 projects, including practical table runners, mats and cushion covers, wearable wraps, scarves, and a reversible jacket, through to a decorative wall hanging

Jul 25, 2014
Law of the Jungle - The $19 Billion Legal Battle over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who'd Stop at Nothing to Win by Barrett, Paul M.

Law of the Jungle - The $19 Billion Legal Battle over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who'd Stop at Nothing to Win

Jul 25, 2014
Last chain on Billie - how one extraordinary elephant escaped the big top by Bradley, Carol, 1957-

Last chain on Billie - how one extraordinary elephant escaped the big top

"Against the backdrop of a glittering but brutal circus world, [this book] charts the history of elephants in America, the ... story of the Elephant Sanctuary, and the ... tale of a resilient elephant who defied the system even as she struggled to conquer her past, who never lost sight of the life she was meant to have"--Amazon.com.

Jul 25, 2014
Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps - Windows 8.1 Edition by Vandome, Nick

Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps - Windows 8.1 Edition

Jul 29, 2014
Landslide - Lyndon Johnson, Ronald Reagan, and the dismantling of modern American politics by Darman, Jonathan.

Landslide - Lyndon Johnson, Ronald Reagan, and the dismantling of modern American politics

Jul 25, 2014
Knit in new directions by Wood, Myra, author.

Knit in new directions

Jul 30, 2014
Killing Patton - the strange death of World War II's most audacious general by O'Reilly, Bill.

Killing Patton - the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

Jul 25, 2014
Killing lions - a guide through the trials young men face by Eldredge, Sam.

Killing lions - a guide through the trials young men face

Jul 31, 2014
Killing history - Jesus in the no-spin zone by Price, Robert M., 1954-

Killing history - Jesus in the no-spin zone

Jul 25, 2014
Kaffe Fassett's quilts in Morocco - 20 designs from Rowan for patchwork and quilting by Fassett, Kaffe.

Kaffe Fassett's quilts in Morocco - 20 designs from Rowan for patchwork and quilting

"The 16th book in Kaffe's acclaimed series showcases 20 brilliant quilts in the historic location of Fez in Morocco. With its strong rich colors and beautiful mosaics, Fez makes the perfect setting for a brilliant new collection from Kaffe and his chosen designers. Kaffe's own quilts feature new fabrics, including Belle Epoch, an intricate paisley used to great effect in the broad vertical stripes of his Paisley Columns quilt--and Flame Stitch, with its deep zigzags of color showing perfectly

Jul 29, 2014