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Barron's profiles of American colleges 2016 by

Barron's profiles of American colleges 2016

Contains profiles of over 1,650 four-year colleges in the United States and Canada, each with contact data, and information on student life, housing, activities, sports, services, campus safety and security, programs of study, admissions, and financial aid.

Jun 30, 2015
Bald, fat & crazy - how I beat cancer while pregnant with one daughter and adopting another by Hosford, Stephanie.

Bald, fat & crazy - how I beat cancer while pregnant with one daughter and adopting another

"Stephanie Hosford has a big decision to make. For her 20-year high school reunion, how should she style her hair? Little does she know, in a few months it won't matter - she'll be bald. And huge. What woman wouldn't go a little crazy? After receiving a cancer diagnosis and a positive pregnancy test within days of each other, Stephanie, a happily married mother of one and in the midst of an international adoption, is suddenly fighting for her life, her children - and her sanity."--

Jun 25, 2015
Bake happy - 100 playful desserts with rainbow layers, hidden fillings, billowy frostings, and more by Fertig, Judith M, author.

Bake happy - 100 playful desserts with rainbow layers, hidden fillings, billowy frostings, and more

Jun 30, 2015
Backyard pharmacy - growing medicinal plants in your own yard by Millard, Elizabeth, author.

Backyard pharmacy - growing medicinal plants in your own yard

Jun 30, 2015
Backache - what exercises work by Sobel, Dava, author.

Backache - what exercises work

Jun 30, 2015
Baby You|re a Rich Man - Suing the Beatles for Fun and Profit by Soocher, Stan

Baby You|re a Rich Man - Suing the Beatles for Fun and Profit

Jun 30, 2015
Ayn Rand and the world she made by Heller, Anne Conover.

Ayn Rand and the world she made

A portrait of the influential writer and philosopher. This book examines her contributions to American culture and politics, offering insight into her childhood in Russia, successful literary career, and passionate advocacy of laissez-faire capitalism.

Jun 30, 2015
Awesome sh*t my drill sergeant said - wit and wisdom from America's finest by Caddy, Dan, author.

Awesome sh*t my drill sergeant said - wit and wisdom from America's finest

"The official tie-in book to the wildly popular Facebook page, featuring brand-new crazy, off-the-wall, outrageously funny, and downright "awesome" pearls of wisdom from real-life drill sergeants and instructors from all branches of the military. Sweat dries. Blood clots. Bones heal. Suck it up, buttercup. After his deployment in Afghanistan, Dan Caddy began swapping great drill sergeant stories by e-mail with other combat veterans--an exchange with friends that would grow into the dedicated Fac

Jun 30, 2015
Autobiography - the story of my experiments with truth by Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.

Autobiography - the story of my experiments with truth

Portrays the life of Gandhi, describes the development of his nonviolent political protest movement, and discusses his religious beliefs.

Jun 30, 2015
Australia by Elder, Bruce, author.

Australia

"Practical, informative and user-friendly, the Globetrotter travel guide to Australia highlights the major places of interest, describing their principal attractions and offering sound suggestions on where to tour, stay, eat, shop and relax"--Page 4 of cover.

Jun 30, 2015
Australia by Bowen, Jan, author.

Australia

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Australia is packed with color photographs, illustrations, and detailed maps that will help you discover Australia region-by-region, from the aboriginal sights of the Northern Territory to the wilderness of Tasmania. This fully updated guide includes 3-D illustrated cutaways and floor plans of must-see sights such as the Sydney Opera House and Canberra war memorial, as well as street-by-street maps of major Australian cities and towns. Detailed listings will guide you

Jun 30, 2015
Australia by Bowen, Jan, author.

Australia

Reviews the history, geography, and culture of the country, describes tourist attractions in each region, and recommends hotels and restaurants.

Jun 25, 2015
Astrological transits - the beginner's guide to using planetary cycles to plan and predict your day, week, year (or destiny) by Kent, April Elliott, 1961-

Astrological transits - the beginner's guide to using planetary cycles to plan and predict your day, week, year (or destiny)

Jun 30, 2015
Arthritis - what exercises work by Sobel, Dava, author.

Arthritis - what exercises work

Jun 30, 2015
Artful handmade wrap bracelets / A Complete Guide to Creating Sophisticated Braided Jewelry Incorporating Precious Metals by Kim, Di, author.

Artful handmade wrap bracelets / A Complete Guide to Creating Sophisticated Braided Jewelry Incorporating Precious Metals

Offers detailed instructions for creating twenty-five braided wrap bracelets in a wide variety of styles that use such diverse materials as threads, cords, beads, gemstones, crystal, and glass.

Jun 25, 2015
Artful handmade wrap bracelets - a complete guide to creating sophisticated braided jewelry incorporating precious metals and stones by Kim, Di.

Artful handmade wrap bracelets - a complete guide to creating sophisticated braided jewelry incorporating precious metals and stones

Offers detailed instructions for creating twenty-five braided wrap bracelets in a wide variety of styles that use such diverse materials as threads, cords, beads, gemstones, crystal, and glass.

Jun 30, 2015
Art installations by Wood, Alix, author.

Art installations

Jun 29, 2015
Approaching the end of life - a practical and spiritual guide by Schaper, Donna, author.

Approaching the end of life - a practical and spiritual guide

In her more than forty years as a minister, Rev. Donna Schaper has been approached hundreds of times by people wanting to know how to prepare for the end of life in both practical and spiritual matters. From making a will and planning a memorial service to finding peace in the toughest circumstances, Approaching the End of Life offers practical and spiritual guidance to anyone wrestling with the end of a life. The book also includes practical resources such as a service planning checklist and a

Jun 30, 2015
Apparitions - architecture that has disappeared from our cities by Hughes, T. John (Thomas John), 1947- author, photographer.

Apparitions - architecture that has disappeared from our cities

"Architectural Apparitions is a photography project about buildings that that have vanished from our cities. Ghosted pictures of these structures are combined with current photos of their former locations in single images, with informative text panels to outline the design aesthetics. This unique aesthetic approach provides an engaging way of telling stories of change in our built environments, exploring a wonderful historical narrative that commemorates architecture in space and time, a way to

Jun 30, 2015
Appalachian Trail - a photographic tour by Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-

Appalachian Trail - a photographic tour

This book tells of the Appalachian Trail, the scenic north-south trail that connects fourteen states from Maine to Georgia and that winds through mountains, valleys, and meadows.

Jun 30, 2015