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Every last tie - the story of the Unabomber and his family by Kaczynski, David, 1949- author.

Every last tie - the story of the Unabomber and his family

In August 1995 David Kaczynski's wife Linda asked him a difficult question: "Do you think your brother Ted is the Unabomber?" He couldn't be, David thought. But as the couple pored over the Unabomber's seventy-eight-page manifesto, David couldn't rule out the possibility. It slowly became clear to them that Ted was likely responsible for mailing the seventeen bombs that killed three people and injured many more. Wanting to prevent further violence, David made the agonizing decision to turn his b

Feb 9, 2016
Eisenhower's guerrillas - the Jedburghs, the Maquis, and the liberation of France by Jones, Benjamin F., 1966- author.

Eisenhower's guerrillas - the Jedburghs, the Maquis, and the liberation of France

"The challenges facing General Dwight Eisenhower before the Invasion of Normandy were not merely military but political as well. He knew that to liberate France, and to hold it, the Allies needed local help, which would necessitate coordinating with the highly independent French resistance groups known collectively as the maquis. The Allies' objective was to push the Germans out of France. The French objective, on the other hand, was a France free of all foreign armies, including the Allies. Pre

Feb 4, 2016
Eat Dat New Orleans - A Guide to the Unique Food Culture of the Crescent City by Murphy, Michael/ Olivier, Rick (PHT)

Eat Dat New Orleans - A Guide to the Unique Food Culture of the Crescent City

Feb 9, 2016
Early automobiles - a history in advertising line art, 1890-1930 by Harter, Jim.

Early automobiles - a history in advertising line art, 1890-1930

"Image archivist and transportation historian Jim Harter follows his work, Early Farm Tractors, with an even larger collection of images from advertising line art from 1880 to 1930, this time focused on Early Automobiles. Nearly 250 entrancing illustrations -- many suitable for framing -- are gems of the art of commercial engraving. Harter provides a very substantial, detailed history of the development of the "horseless carriage" into the brands famous from the early 20th century -- racers like

Feb 4, 2016
Dream home - the Property Brothers' ultimate guide to finding & fixing your perfect house by Scott, Jonathan, 1978 April 28- author.

Dream home - the Property Brothers' ultimate guide to finding & fixing your perfect house

Feb 4, 2016
Dr. Lani's no-nonsense bone health guide - the truth about density testing, osteoporosis drugs, and building bone quality at any age by Simpson, Lani, author.

Dr. Lani's no-nonsense bone health guide - the truth about density testing, osteoporosis drugs, and building bone quality at any age

"Part whistle-blower book, part bone health bible, [this item] exposes [what the author sees as] the shocking difficulty involved in getting an accurate bone density reading and the serious risks of long term use of the most recent osteoporosis medications ... Simpson, both a Doctor of Chiropractic and a Certified Clinical Densitometrist, cuts through the confusion and inaccuracies surrounding osteoporosis to explain her whole-body approach to bone health, which includes discussions of digestive

Feb 9, 2016
Door to door - the magnificent, maddening, mysterious world of transportation by Humes, Edward, author.

Door to door - the magnificent, maddening, mysterious world of transportation

Feb 9, 2016
Dog training by Anderson, Teoti.

Dog training

Presents a comprehensive guide to positive dog training, including how to build confidence in dogs and eliminate such problem behaviors as chewing and barking.

Feb 9, 2016
Do what thou wilt - a life of Aleister Crowley by Sutin, Lawrence, 1951-, author

Do what thou wilt - a life of Aleister Crowley

Feb 9, 2016
Discipline without damage - how to get your kids to behave without messing them up by Lapointe, Vanessa, author.

Discipline without damage - how to get your kids to behave without messing them up

"In this easy-to-read, science-based book, parents, caregivers, and adults of all kinds discover how discipline affects children's development, why intervention should reinforce connection not separation, and why the disciplinary strategies that may have been used on us as children are not the ones that children really need. As a practicing child and family psychologist and advisor to the British Columbia ministry of children and families, Dr. Vanessa has seen it all, and she has navigated hundr

Feb 9, 2016
Dehydrating at home - getting the best from your dehydrator, from fruit leathers to meat jerkies by Keogh, Michelle, author.

Dehydrating at home - getting the best from your dehydrator, from fruit leathers to meat jerkies

Feb 9, 2016
Death of a heart - a World War II story of romance, adventure, and espionage by Blum, Howard, author.

Death of a heart - a World War II story of romance, adventure, and espionage

Feb 9, 2016
Death in a prairie house - Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin murders by Drennan, William R.

Death in a prairie house - Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin murders

The least understood event of Frank Lloyd Wright's life involves the brutal murders in 1914 of seven adults and children dear to the architect and the destruction by fire of Taliesin, his landmark Wisconsin residence. The details of that shocking crime have been largely ignored by Wright's legion of biographers--a gap finally addressed here. In response to the scandal of his open affair with proto-feminist and free love advocate Mamah Borthwick Cheney (both were married at the time), Wright buil

Feb 9, 2016
Dear Elizabeth - a play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again by Ruhl, Sarah, 1974-

Dear Elizabeth - a play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again

"A moving, innovative play based on one of the greatest correspondences in literary history From 1947 to 1977, Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop exchanged more than four hundred letters. Cataloging the composition of their poems, their travel and daily routines, the pyrotechnics of their romantic relationships, and the profound affection they had for each other, these letters are the most intimate record of both poets and one of the greatest correspondences in American letters. Sarah Ruhl is on

Feb 9, 2016
Dead presidents - an American adventure into the strange deaths and surprising afterlives of our nation's leaders by Carlson, Brady, author.

Dead presidents - an American adventure into the strange deaths and surprising afterlives of our nation's leaders

"In Dead Presidents, Carlson takes readers on an epic trip to presidential gravesites, monuments, and memorials from sea to shining sea. With an engaging mix of history and contemporary reporting, Carlson recounts the surprising origin stories of the Washington Monument, Mount Rushmore, Grant’s Tomb, and JFK’s Eternal Flame. He explores whether William Henry Harrison really died of a cold, how the assassin’s bullet may not have been what killed James A. Garfield, and why Zachary Taylor’s remains

Feb 4, 2016
Dake's annotated reference Bible - the Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments of the Authorized or King James version text by

Dake's annotated reference Bible - the Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments of the Authorized or King James version text

The Dake Annotated Reference Bible is called by many names: the Dakes Bible, Dake's Bible, the Dake Bible, Dake's Annotated Bible, Dakes Study Bible, etc. But no matter what it is called, it is simply the best study Bible available today! The Dakes Bible is King James Version, red letter and comes in several styles (hardback, bonded leather and genuine leather) and colors (black and burgundy). No Bible in the world has as many notes (35,000) as a Dakes Bible or as many cross references (500,000)

Feb 9, 2016
Dachshund by Frischmann, Carol.

Dachshund

Feb 9, 2016
Curious minds - 40 hands-on activities to inspire a love of learning by Kolstedt, Ty, author.

Curious minds - 40 hands-on activities to inspire a love of learning

Feb 9, 2016
Crush - Writers Reflect on Love, Longing and the Power of Their First Celebrity Crush by Alter, Cathy/ Singleton, Dave

Crush - Writers Reflect on Love, Longing and the Power of Their First Celebrity Crush

Feb 9, 2016
Crocheted scoodies - 20 gorgeous hooded scarves and cowls to crochet by Melzer, Magdalena, author.

Crocheted scoodies - 20 gorgeous hooded scarves and cowls to crochet

'Scoodie' comes from the combination of the words scarf and hoodie --and it is taking the world by storm! Magdalena Melzer and Anne Thiemeyer have created 20 scoodie designs that are not only fabulous fashion accessories, but their chunky crocheted yarns will also keep both your neck and head wonderfully warm and cozy." The projects range from the classy and chic to the more casual and creative. With so much variety to choose from, you're sure to find the right style to suit you. There are only

Feb 9, 2016