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Hound of the sea - wild man, wild waves, wild wisdom by McNamara, Garrett, 1967- author. Hound of the sea - wild man, wild waves, wild wisdom

In this memoir, "world record-holding and controversial Big Wave surfer Garrett McNamara chronicles his emotional quest to ride the most formidable waves on earth"--Amazon.com.

Jan 10, 2017
Hoosier caravan; a treasury of Indiana life and lore, selected with comment by Banta, R. E. (Richard Elwell), 1904- Hoosier caravan; a treasury of Indiana life and lore, selected with comment

Jan 12, 2017
Gunpowder girls - the true stories of three Civil War tragedies by Anderson, Tanya, author. Gunpowder girls - the true stories of three Civil War tragedies

With thousands of men off fighting in the Civil War, the government hired women and girls--some as young as ten--to make millions of rounds of ammunition. Poor immigrant girls and widows paid the price for carelessness at three major arsenals. Many of these workers were killed, blown up and burned beyond recognition.

Jan 11, 2017
Guitar amplifier encyclopedia by Tarquin, Brian, author. Guitar amplifier encyclopedia

Jan 10, 2017
Grunch of giants by Fuller, Buckminster R. Grunch of giants

Jan 14, 2017
Governing from the skies - a global history of aerial bombing by Hippler, Thomas, 1972- author. Governing from the skies - a global history of aerial bombing

Jan 14, 2017
Good Housekeeping doctors' secrets - fight disease, relieve pain, life a healthy life with practical advice from 100 top medial experts by Harrar, Sarí, author. Good Housekeeping doctors' secrets - fight disease, relieve pain, life a healthy life with practical advice from 100 top medial experts

Practical medical advice from over one hundred doctors and other medical experts includes information on dodging colds and flus, soothing aches and pains, eating to ward off disease, and boosting well-being.

Jan 14, 2017
Girl rising - changing the world one girl at a time by Stone, Tanya Lee, author. Girl rising - changing the world one girl at a time

Jan 14, 2017
Fusion workouts - fitness, yoga, pilates, and barre by Vanderburg, Helen, 1959- author. Fusion workouts - fitness, yoga, pilates, and barre

Jan 10, 2017
Furious george - my forty years surviving NBA divas, clueless GMs, and poor shot selection by Karl, George Matthew, 1951 or 1952- Furious george - my forty years surviving NBA divas, clueless GMs, and poor shot selection

The most outspoken and combative coach in NBA history, and one of the most successful, amassing more than 1,175 victories, the sixth best winning record ever, reflects on his life, his career, and his battles on and off the basketball court in this no-holds-barred memoir.

Jan 16, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright and San Francisco by Turner, Paul Venable, author. Frank Lloyd Wright and San Francisco

"Although Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) famously disliked cities, he had a genuine affinity for San Francisco. Paul V. Turner's unprecendented book looks at the architect's complex and evolving relationship with the city, surveying the full body of Wright's work in the Bay Area-- roughly thirty projects, a third of which were built. Spanning from 1900 to 1959, they include houses, a gift shop, a civic center, a skyscraper, a church, and industrial building, a mortuary, a brigde across the San F

Jan 10, 2017
Firebreather fitness - work your body, mind, and spirit into the best shape of your life by Amundson, Greg, author. Firebreather fitness - work your body, mind, and spirit into the best shape of your life

Offers a program for achieving high levels of fitness and performance by training body, mind, and spirit through physical workouts, mental drills, and yoga.

Jan 14, 2017
Explore/create - my llife pursuit of new frontiers, hidden worlds, and the creative spark by Garriott, Richard, author. Explore/create - my llife pursuit of new frontiers, hidden worlds, and the creative spark

Jan 12, 2017
Exoplanets / Worlds Beyond Our Solar System by Kenney, Karen Latchana. Exoplanets / Worlds Beyond Our Solar System

Learn about the planets that exist outside of our solar system, and the actions scientists are taking to learn more about them. --

Jan 14, 2017
Everything we don't know - essays by Gilbreath, Aaron, author. Everything we don't know - essays

The author's first collection of personal essays covering a realm of topics with wit, wisdom, and wonder.

Jan 11, 2017
Everybody curses, I swear! - uncensored tales from the Hollywood trenches by Keagan, Carrie, author. Everybody curses, I swear! - uncensored tales from the Hollywood trenches

"She's been called vulgar, crass, sophomoric, offensive and dirty...and that was just in one article. But there's so much more to talk show host, internet entrepreneur, and original YouTube sensation, Carrie Keagan. You may know her as host, writer, and producer of VH1's hit morning show Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan, but before Judd Apatow made being dirty mainstream, she was pioneering the R-rated, A-List celebrity digital video to an audience of tens of millions on one of the first

Jan 10, 2017
Engineering by Merchant, Raina G. (EDT) Engineering

Looks at the different types of engineering, the history of the field, how it has changed the world, and what can be expected in the future.

Jan 14, 2017
Ending zero tolerance - the crisis of absolute school discipline by Black, Derek W., author. Ending zero tolerance - the crisis of absolute school discipline

"Suspension and expulsion rates have doubled over the past three decades as zero tolerance policies have become the normal response to a host of minor infractions that extend well beyond just drugs and weapons. Students from all demographic groups have suffered, but minority and special needs students have suffered the most. Derek Black weaves stories about individual students, lessons from social science, and the outcomes of courts cases to unearth a shockingly irrational system of punishment.

Jan 10, 2017
Elite minds - how winners think differently to create a competitive edge and maximize success by Beecham, Stan, author. Elite minds - how winners think differently to create a competitive edge and maximize success

Jan 11, 2017
Eat clean stay lean - the diet- real foods for real weight loss by Bazilian, Wendy, author. Eat clean stay lean - the diet- real foods for real weight loss

Jan 10, 2017

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