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Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit by Deming, Alison Hawthorne, 1946-

Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit

"Humans were surrounded by other animals from the beginning of time: they were food, clothes, adversaries, companions, jokes, and gods. And yet, our companions in evolution are leaving the world - both as physical beings and spiritual symbols - and not returning. In this collection of linked essays, Alison Hawthorne Deming asks, and seeks to answer: what does the disappearance of animals mean for human imagination and existence? Moving from mammoth hunts to dying house cats, she explores profoun

Sep 12, 2014
Zero to one - notes on startups, or how to build the future by Thiel, Peter A.

Zero to one - notes on startups, or how to build the future

"EVERY MOMENT IN BUSINESS HAPPENS ONLY ONCE. The next Bill Gates will not build an operating system. The next Larry Page or Sergey Brin won't make a search engine. And the next Mark Zuckerberg won't create a social network. If you are copying these guys, you aren't learning from them. It's easier to copy a model than to make something new: doing what we already know how to do takes the world from 1 to n, adding more of something familiar. But every time we create something new, we go from 0 to 1

Sep 18, 2014
Your legacy - the greatest gift by Dobson, James C., 1936-

Your legacy - the greatest gift

Sep 12, 2014
Your divine fingerprint - the force that makes you unstoppable by Craft, Keith.

Your divine fingerprint - the force that makes you unstoppable

Revealing that there is a one percent genetic difference among each human being, teaches readers how to discover, develop, and deploy their own 1% and how to apply this unique difference to every aspect of life.

Sep 17, 2014
Your divine fingerprint - the force that makes you unstoppable by Craft, Keith.

Your divine fingerprint - the force that makes you unstoppable

That which makes you different, makes you great. According to science, 99 percent of our DNA sequence is the same as other humans. Pastor Keith Craft believes that the 1 percent difference in each of us is a type of glory that God has given us. Within the pages of his motivational and inspirational self-help book are the tools to help you discover a unique fingerprint, your unique difference that your family needs, your marriage needs, your job needs, your faith needs--that the world needs. And

Sep 18, 2014
You don't cry out loud - the Lily Isaacs story by Isaacs, Lily, author.

You don't cry out loud - the Lily Isaacs story

"Whether surviving breast cancer or a challenging career, Lily's steady refrain has been one of God's constant love, comfort, and strength. With a remarkable and unforgettable mix of acoustic, gospel, and country music, she and The Isaacs continue to inspire and entertain audiences in churches and on stage around the world!"--Page [4] of cover.

Sep 15, 2014
Worth Fighting for - An Army Ranger's Journey Out of the Military and Across America by Fanning, Rory

Worth Fighting for - An Army Ranger's Journey Out of the Military and Across America

Sep 18, 2014
World order by Kissinger, Henry, 1923- author.

World order

Kissinger offers his analysis of the twenty-first century's ultimate challenge: how to build a shared international order in a world of divergent historic perspectives, violent conflict, proliferating technology, and ideological extremism.

Sep 15, 2014
Women in clothes by

Women in clothes

"An exploration of the questions we ask ourselves while getting dressed every day, and the answers from more than six hundred women"--From back cover.

Sep 12, 2014
Wisdom for home preservers - 500 tips for pickling, canning, curing, smoking and more by Ripley, Robin, author.

Wisdom for home preservers - 500 tips for pickling, canning, curing, smoking and more

"This book features 500 tips and techniques; ten chapters (one for each method) provide detailed, practical information, including storing and troubleshooting, while basic recipes help novice home preservers get started"--

Sep 18, 2014
Wisdom for home brewers - 500 tips & recipes for making great beer by Bruning, Ted.

Wisdom for home brewers - 500 tips & recipes for making great beer

"This book is a collection of 500 brewing tips plus basic recipes for different kinds of beer, with practical instruction for beginners with more detailed, obscure, and even a little surprising information for those who've been at it for years"--

Sep 18, 2014
Winter Knits Made Easy by Dorling Kindersley Limited (COR)

Winter Knits Made Easy

Sep 18, 2014
Will it waffle? - 53 unexpected and irresistible recipes to make in a waffle iron by Shumski, Daniel, author.

Will it waffle? - 53 unexpected and irresistible recipes to make in a waffle iron

Sep 15, 2014
Why We Lost - A General's Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars by Bolger, Daniel

Why We Lost - A General's Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars

Sep 18, 2014
Why football matters - my education in the game by Edmundson, Mark, 1952-

Why football matters - my education in the game

Sep 12, 2014
Wheat belly total health - the ultimate grain-free health and weight-loss life plan by Davis, William, 1957-

Wheat belly total health - the ultimate grain-free health and weight-loss life plan

Wheat Belly Total Health answers the question, "What's next in the battle against wheat?" In his follow-up to the mega bestseller, Wheat Belly, Dr. Davis helps his readers take command over their life and health in the aftermath of wheat. There are many strategies that will help heal the damage caused by years of a wheat filled diet. And many of these lessons have been learned in the years since the original Wheat Belly was released, lessons played out on the broad public stage of over one milli

Sep 18, 2014
What women want by Rhode, Deborah L., author.

What women want

Sep 15, 2014
What to eat by Nestle, Marion.

What to eat

Demystifies the process of making informed and responsible food choices, covering each section of a supermarket while addressing such topics as food labels, industry politics, and environmental concerns.

Sep 12, 2014
What to Bake & How to Bake It by Hornby, Jane

What to Bake & How to Bake It

Sep 12, 2014
What stays in Vegas - the world of personal data--lifeblood of big business--and the end of privacy as we know it by Tanner, Adam., author.

What stays in Vegas - the world of personal data--lifeblood of big business--and the end of privacy as we know it

"In What Stays in Vegas, journalist Adam Tanner exposes the greatest threat to privacy today. It's not the NSA, but good-old American companies. Internet giants, leading retailers and other firms are gathering data behind the scenes with little oversight from anyone. "This is the information age, and information is power!" screamed DocuSearch, "America's Premier Resource for Private Investigator Searches & Lookups" in 1996-and they were right. In Las Vegas, no company knows this mantra better th

Sep 15, 2014