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Economism - bad economics and the rise of inequality by Kwak, James, author. Economism - bad economics and the rise of inequality

Outlines a deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world of classroom economics, clarifying assumptions and misleading teachings while sharing historical insights into how economism became a prevalent influence in the U.S.

Dec 3, 2016
Eat with intention - recipes and meditations for a life that lights you up by Bodzak, Cassandra, 1987- author. Eat with intention - recipes and meditations for a life that lights you up

"Tired of slaving over carb and calorie counts? Done with dreading the numbers on a scale? Learn to not only make wonderful nourishing food, but also the importance of eating that food with intention. Complete with nearly 100 recipes, meditations for each recipe, self-care tips, and easy guidelines for people who want to end the cycle of destructive eating, Eat with Intention shows you the way to cleanse your body with love and to put potent, nutrient-rich food into your diet as an act of self-c

Dec 2, 2016
Earth in human hands - shaping our planet's future by Grinspoon, David Harry, author. Earth in human hands - shaping our planet's future

"A NASA astrobiologist outlines optimistic messages about humanity's future in the face of climate change, explaining how the human role in managing the planet's evolution is determining the course of life,"--NoveList.

Dec 3, 2016
Dust bowl girls - the inspiring story of the team that barnstormed its way to basketball glory by Reeder, Lydia, author. Dust bowl girls - the inspiring story of the team that barnstormed its way to basketball glory

"At the height of the Great Depression, Sam Babb, the charismatic basketball coach of tiny Oklahoma Presbyterian College, began dreaming. Like so many others, he wanted a reason to have hope. Traveling from farm to farm, he recruited talented, hardworking young women and offered them a chance at a better life: a free college education if they would come play for his basketball team, the Cardinals. Despite their fears of leaving home and the sacrifices faced by their families, the women followed

Dec 3, 2016
Duff Bakes - think and bake like a pro at home by Goldman, Duff, author. Duff Bakes - think and bake like a pro at home

"An inviting, down-to-earth, full-color baking book filled with 130 recipes for irresistible must-bake favorites, from cakes to cookies to brownies to muffins to breads, from the New York Times bestselling star of Food Network's hit series Ace of Cakes and owner of Charm City Cakes and Duff's Cake Mix, "--Amazon.com.

Dec 5, 2016
Drug dealer, MD - how doctors were duped, patients got hooked, and why it's so hard to stop by Lembke, Anna, 1967- author. Drug dealer, MD - how doctors were duped, patients got hooked, and why it's so hard to stop

Dec 3, 2016
Drone - remote control warfare by Gusterson, Hugh. Drone - remote control warfare

"Drones are changing the conduct of war. Deployed at presidential discretion, they can be used in regular war zones or to kill people in such countries as Yemen and Somalia, where the United States is not officially at war. Advocates say that drones are more precise than conventional bombers, allowing warfare with minimal civilian deaths while keeping American pilots out of harm's way. Critics say that drones are cowardly and that they often kill innocent civilians while terrorizing entire villa

Dec 8, 2016
Driverless - intelligent cars and the road ahead by Lipson, Hod, author. Driverless - intelligent cars and the road ahead

"Few inventions have changed life as much as the car. These large hunks of steel and horsepower are everywhere, so ubiquitous and deeply intertwined with our lives, jobs and families that we barely pay them any attention. The mundane car, however, is about to become the ultimate mobility device. Thanks to rapid advances in robotics and artificial intelligence, cars are poised to morph into the first mainstream autonomous robots that we will entrust with our lives, creating a cascade of social an

Dec 8, 2016
Draw fashion now - techniques, inspiration, and ideas for illustrating and imagining your designs by Meder, Danielle, author, illustrator. Draw fashion now - techniques, inspiration, and ideas for illustrating and imagining your designs

Dec 8, 2016
Dragon Naturallyspeaking for Dummies by Diamond, Stephanie Dragon Naturallyspeaking for Dummies

Dec 3, 2016
Dr. Prepper - the disaster preparedness guide to home remedies by Garrett, Jeff (Survival and preparedness expert), author. Dr. Prepper - the disaster preparedness guide to home remedies

"Dr. Prepper: The Disaster Preparedness Guide to Home Remedies is a comprehensive guide to knowing a little bit about everything, but, more importantly, it also provides information on how to cope with medical emergencies. Learn about: What to include when you prepare a survival bug-out bag, basic wilderness tips and tricks like water purification and finding shelter, identifying and treating critter bites and stings or unfortunate brushes with poisonous plants and more! This book belongs to the

Dec 3, 2016
Dorothy Day - the world will be saved by beauty by Hennessy, Kate, 1960- author. Dorothy Day - the world will be saved by beauty

Looks at the life and work of the provocative Catholic social reformer from the personal point of view of someone who knew her well, her granddaughter.

Dec 3, 2016
Doctor Who psychology - a madman with a box. by Doctor Who psychology - a madman with a box.

"This compendium of nineteen essays offers a fascinating analysis of the psychology behind the long running sci-fi television show"--Back cover.

Dec 6, 2016
Dizziness - why you feel dizzy and what will help you feel better by Whitman, Gregory T., 1966- author. Dizziness - why you feel dizzy and what will help you feel better

"Drs. Gregory Whitman, an otoneurologist, and Robert Baloh, a neurologist, have written a remarkably readable and compassionate book for anyone who has dizziness, whether acutely, episodically, or chronically. Their book describes the conditions that cause dizziness and explains what people with dizziness can do to feel better. For older people especially, addressing dizziness means a better chance of avoiding a fall and retaining independence. The authors begin by explaining why it's important

Dec 3, 2016
DIY woven art - inspiration and instruction for handmade wall hangings, rugs, pillows and more! by Denbow, Rachel, author. DIY woven art - inspiration and instruction for handmade wall hangings, rugs, pillows and more!

"An alt twist on traditional wall hangings! Get crafty with DIY Woven Art! These 14 fabulous fiber art projects--from colorful pillows and rugs to dramatic wall hangings--will add a pop to any room in your house. No loom? No worries. Rachel Denbow shows you how to fabricate 3 simple, portable looms. DIY Woven Art also includes tips on customizing your designs and choosing the right fibers and embellishments for each project--basically, everything you need to know to create these gorgeous project

Dec 5, 2016
Disaster Falls - a family story by Gerson, Stéphane, author. Disaster Falls - a family story

Chronicles the aftermath of the author's eight-year-old son's drowning death during a family rafting trip, describing how the tragedy threatened to isolate their surviving family members as they processed wrenching grief in their own ways.

Dec 3, 2016
Digital Marketing for Dummies by Deiss, Ryan/ Henneberry, Russ Digital Marketing for Dummies

Dec 3, 2016
Diana - her true story - in her own words by Morton, Andrew, 1953- Diana - her true story - in her own words

The sudden and tragic death of Princess Diana caused the world to reflect on how much this singular woman meant to us all. This new edition of her life story -- which includes Diana's personal recollections in her own words, as well as an account of the events surrounding her death -- poignantly strengthens her hold on our hearts. From her fairy-tale wedding and the births of her two wonderful boys to the stunning collapse of her marriage, Diana's luminous but troubled life transfixed millions.

Dec 3, 2016
Deviled eggs - 50 recipes from simple to sassy by Moose, Debbie. Deviled eggs - 50 recipes from simple to sassy

Dec 3, 2016
Destroyers, frigates & corvettes by Jackson, Robert. Destroyers, frigates & corvettes

Dec 8, 2016

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