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The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security by Hagedorn, Ann, author.

The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security

"The story behind the ultimate American privatization, which has taken place gradually and almost invisibly: how we privatized our national security"--

Aug 20, 2014
The invisible history of the human race - how DNA and history shape our identities and our futures by Kenneally, Christine, author.

The invisible history of the human race - how DNA and history shape our identities and our futures

"How biology, psychology, and history shape us as individuals We are doomed to repeat history if we fail to learn from it, but how are we affected by the forces that are invisible to us? In The Invisible History of the Human Race Christine Kenneally draws on cutting-edge research to reveal how both historical artifacts and DNA tell us where we come from and where we may be going. While some books explore our genetic inheritance and popular television shows celebrate ancestry, this is the first b

Aug 20, 2014
The invisible front - love and loss in an era of endless war by Dreazen, Yochi.

The invisible front - love and loss in an era of endless war

Aug 20, 2014
The innovators - how a group of inventors, hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution by Isaacson, Walter.

The innovators - how a group of inventors, hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution

"Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson's revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet. It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensable guide to how innovation really happens. What were the talents that allowed certain inventors and entrepreneurs to turn their visionary ideas into disruptive realities? What led to their creative leaps? Why did some succeed and others fail? In his m

Aug 15, 2014
The Infinitesimals by Kasischke, Laura, 1961- author.

The Infinitesimals

Provided by publisher.

Aug 20, 2014
The infinitesimals by Kasischke, Laura, 1961-

The infinitesimals

""Kasischke's poems are powered by a skillful use of imagery and the subtle, ingenious way she turns a phrase."-Austin American-StatesmanThe Infinitesimals stares directly at illness and death, employing the same highly evocative and symbolic style that earned Laura Kasischke the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry. Drawing upon her own experiences with cancer, and the lives and deaths of loved ones, Kasischke's new work commands a lyrical and dark intensity.Laura Kasischke is the

Aug 15, 2014
The Illustrated Guide to Cows - How to Choose Them, How to Keep Them by Lewis, Celia

The Illustrated Guide to Cows - How to Choose Them, How to Keep Them

Aug 15, 2014
The hidden war - a Russian journalist's account of the Soviet War in Afghanistan by Borovik, Artem, 1960-2000.

The hidden war - a Russian journalist's account of the Soviet War in Afghanistan

Artyom Borovik, who died last year, was considered one of the preeminent journalists in Russia. The first glimpse inside the Soviet military machine, The Hiden War captured the soldiers' terror, helplessness, and despair at waging war in a foreign land against an unseen enemy for unclear purposes. When first published, Borovik's groundbreaking revelations exposed the weaknesses beneath the Soviet Union's aura of military might, creating an enormous controversy both in Russia and around the world

Aug 14, 2014
The heart of leadership - becoming a leader people want to follow by Miller, Mark.

The heart of leadership - becoming a leader people want to follow

Aug 20, 2014
The heart of leadership - becoming a leader people want to follow by Miller, Mark.

The heart of leadership - becoming a leader people want to follow

Aug 15, 2014
The healthy slow cooker - 135 gluten-free recipes for health and wellness by Finlayson, Judith, author.

The healthy slow cooker - 135 gluten-free recipes for health and wellness

Presents a collection of slow cooker recipes that are nutrient dense and gluten-free, each with in-depth nutritional information, including breakfast dishes, soups, poultry, seafood, meat, pasta, vegetables, and desserts.

Aug 15, 2014
The greenhouse gardener's manual by Marshall, Roger, 1944-

The greenhouse gardener's manual

Aug 14, 2014
The Greek Diet - Look and Feel Like a Greek God or Goddess and Lose Up to Ten Pounds in Two Weeks by Loi, Maria/ Toland, Sarah

The Greek Diet - Look and Feel Like a Greek God or Goddess and Lose Up to Ten Pounds in Two Weeks

Aug 15, 2014
The great New Orleans kidnapping case - race, law, and justice in the reconstruction era by Ross, Michael A. (Michael Anthony)

The great New Orleans kidnapping case - race, law, and justice in the reconstruction era

Aug 20, 2014
The grace in aging - awaken as you grow older by Singh, Kathleen Dowling, author.

The grace in aging - awaken as you grow older

Learn to use your later years for awakening and spiritual growth. Encouraging, inspiring, and practical, The Grace in Aging invites all those who have ever experienced spiritual longing to awaken in their twilight years. Since aging, in and of itself, does not lead to spiritual maturity, The Grace in Aging suggests and explores causes and conditions that we can create in our lives, just as we are living them, to allow awakening to unfold--transforming the predictable sufferings of aging into pro

Aug 20, 2014
The grace in aging - awaken as you grow older by Singh, Kathleen Dowling, author.

The grace in aging - awaken as you grow older

Aug 15, 2014
The gourmet Jewish cookbook - more than 200 recipes from around the world by Phillips, Denise.

The gourmet Jewish cookbook - more than 200 recipes from around the world

"From modern spins on classics, like Schnitzel Noodle Stir Fry and Matza Granola, to make-ahead meals, like Passover Beef Lasagna, to sophisticated dishes, like Veal Chops with Mushroom Sauce, this cookbook covers it all. Suited both for home chefs looking to introduce new foods into their repertoire as well as casual cooks searching for that perfect dinner party recipe to wow their guests, The Gourmet Jewish Cookbook is the ideal source for modern, gourmet twists on classic recipes. In addition

Aug 15, 2014
The Glory of the Tree - An Illustrated History by Kingsbury, Noel/ Jones, Andrea (PHT)

The Glory of the Tree - An Illustrated History

Aug 20, 2014
The glass closet - why coming out is good business by Browne, John, 1948-

The glass closet - why coming out is good business

Exposing the culture of homophobia that still runs rampant in corporations around the world, the former CEO of BP draws on his own experiences to reveal why self-disclosure is best for employees despite the risk.

Aug 20, 2014
The getaway car - a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany by Westlake, Donald E, author.

The getaway car - a Donald Westlake nonfiction miscellany

"Collection of published and unpublished gems: a memoir about learning to write, an imaginary interview between Westlake's various identities, essays on writing, introductions, and letters to writers like Stephen King and Brian Garfield. A true miscellany, this includes a piece by Abigail Westlake, a recipe for "May's Famous Tuna Casserole" and a 'Midnight snack'."--From the publisher.

Aug 15, 2014