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Ultimate encyclopedia of boxing by Mullan, Harry, 1946-1999, author.

Ultimate encyclopedia of boxing

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Boxing is the world's most comprehensive single-volume illustrated work of boxing reference, covering all aspects of the sport since its rise from the days of illegal big-money challenge matches to the multi-million-dollar televised extravaganza it is today. As well as details of the careers of the world's greatest boxers, and descriptions of many of their outstanding fights, it traces the progress of the world title from champion to champion in all the weight classe

Jun 30, 2016
Trustworthy - new angles on trusts from beneficiaries and trustees by Goldstone, Hartley.

Trustworthy - new angles on trusts from beneficiaries and trustees

Jul 1, 2016
Trump Revealed - An American Journey of Ambition, Ego, Money, and Power by Kranish, Michael/ Fisher, Marc

Trump Revealed - An American Journey of Ambition, Ego, Money, and Power

Jul 1, 2016
Trump and me by Singer, Mark, author.

Trump and me

"An updated portrait of the business mogul and presidential candidate, written by his long-suffering chronicler and the author of Funny Money, traces Trump's rise as an unlikely tribune of populist rage, political artifice and fantasy-based performance artistry,"--NoveList.

Jul 1, 2016
Troubling the line - trans and genderqueer poetry and poetics by

Troubling the line - trans and genderqueer poetry and poetics

"Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, gathers together a diverse range of 55 poets with varying aesthetics and backgrounds. In addition to generous samples of poetry by each trans writer, the book also includes "poetics statements"--reflections by each poet that provide context for their work covering a range of issues from identification and embodiment to language and activism." -- Publisher's description

Jun 28, 2016
Transgender 101 - a simple guide to a complex issue by Teich, Nicholas M.

Transgender 101 - a simple guide to a complex issue

Written by a social worker, popular educator, and member of the transgender community, this resource combines a portrait of transgenderism with a history of transgender life and its unique experiences of discrimination. Chapters introduce transgenderism and its psychological, physical, and social processes; describe the coming out process and its effect on family and friends; discuss the relationship between sexual orientation and gender; and explore the differences between transsexualism and le

Jun 28, 2016
Traditional Nordic knits - over 40 hats, mittens, gloves, and socks by Wallin, Johanna, author.

Traditional Nordic knits - over 40 hats, mittens, gloves, and socks

Jun 27, 2016
Track and field coaching essentials - USA track and field level 1 coach education manual by

Track and field coaching essentials - USA track and field level 1 coach education manual

Coaching track and field is a unique challenge given the number of disciplines, the specific technical skills to teach each one, and the planning and organisation needed for practicing and competing effectively as a team. This book covers what coaches need to know to help their athletes achieve their potential.

Jul 1, 2016
Tools for grassroots activists - best practices for success in the environmental movement by

Tools for grassroots activists - best practices for success in the environmental movement

"For over twenty years, Patagonia has organized a Tools Conference, where experts provide practical training to help make activists more effective. Now Patagonia has captured Tools' best wisdom and advice into a book, creating a resource for any organization hoping to hone core skills like campaign and communication strategy, grassroots organizing, and lobbying as well as working with business, fundraising in uncertain times and using new technologies. Patagonia hopes the book will be dog-eared

Jul 1, 2016
Through the valley - my captivity in Vietnam by Reeder, William, Jr., author.

Through the valley - my captivity in Vietnam

"Through the Valley is the captivating memoir of the last U.S. Army soldier taken prisoner during the Vietnam War. A narrative of courage, hope, and survival, Through the Valley is more than just a war story. It also portrays the thrill and horror of combat, the fear and anxiety of captivity, and the stories of friendships forged and friends lost."--Provided by publisher.

Jun 28, 2016
Threading my prayer rug - one woman's journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim by Rehman, Sabeeha, author.

Threading my prayer rug - one woman's journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim

"This enthralling story of the making of an American is also a timely meditation on religion and culture. Beginning with a sweetly funny, moving account of an arranged marriage in Pakistan that would become a love match lasting forty years, Threading My Prayer Rug is the story of many journeys: from Pakistan to America, from which her husband-to-be returned to wed and collect her while he completed his medical residency; from masters candidate to young bride and mother; from secular Muslim in an

Jun 27, 2016
This bridge called my back - writings by radical women of color by Moraga, Cherriþe (EDT)/ Anzalda͠, Gloria (EDT)

This bridge called my back - writings by radical women of color

Jun 30, 2016
The Yucks! - two years in Tampa with the losingest team in NFL history by Vuic, Jason, 1972-

The Yucks! - two years in Tampa with the losingest team in NFL history

Jul 1, 2016
The world's best street food - where to find it & how to make it by

The world's best street food - where to find it & how to make it

Jun 28, 2016
The world's best drinks - where to find them & how to make them by Moore, Victoria, author.

The world's best drinks - where to find them & how to make them

Jul 1, 2016
The wonder trail - true stories from Los Angeles to the end of the world by Hely, Steve, author.

The wonder trail - true stories from Los Angeles to the end of the world

Jun 28, 2016
The war on science - who's waging it, why it matters, what we can do about it by Otto, Shawn Lawrence.

The war on science - who's waging it, why it matters, what we can do about it

Examines the current state of science in the political sphere, looking at how strategies for alleviating global warming are resisted by powerful interests and faith-based objections to the teaching of evolution erupt from the public.

Jul 1, 2016
The war at home - a wife's search for peace (and other missions impossible) by Starnes, Rachel, author.

The war at home - a wife's search for peace (and other missions impossible)

"Rachel Starnes is young, an aspiring writer, and uncertain of her path when she runs into her brother's friend Ross and feels the beginnings of something new. What could have been a straightforward love story instead takes her life in a direction she never expected: an abrupt move across the country and a quick wedding squeezed in between training schools so that Ross could follow his dream to be a U.S. Navy strike fighter pilot,"--NoveList.

Jul 1, 2016
The United States of beer - a freewheeling history of the all-American drink by Huckelbridge, Dane, author.

The United States of beer - a freewheeling history of the all-American drink

"A history of beer in America by the author of Bourbon chronicles how beer has evolved in every nation from a regional product to a global mega-brand, sharing anecdotes about such subjects as Washington's failed attempt to brew molasses at Mount Vernon and the manufacturing technologies that introduced beer to the Wild West,"--NoveList.

Jun 27, 2016
The ultimate guide to bowhunting skills, tactics, and techniques by

The ultimate guide to bowhunting skills, tactics, and techniques

With hunting advice from a wide variety of experts ... [this] focuses on the most traditional of hunting weapons: the bow and arrow. In this compendium of bowhunting knowledge, you will learn how to do such things as: Tracking a wounded deer; Using scents to entice as well as camouflage; Setting up, drawing silently, calling, and field judging; Build your own tree stands, archery workbenches, and more; Field dress a deer; And more! This comprehensive guide will tell you all that you need to know

Jul 1, 2016