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The handy mythology answer book by Leeming, David Adams, 1937-

The handy mythology answer book

"Stories centuries in the making, and many centuries worth of stories, are an integral part of modern society. Whether modern or ancient, every culture has its myths. Mythology forms our understanding of our origin, history, and traditions. They tell of our heroes and deities. Myths are vehicles for understanding religion, for learning language, and for understanding society, but they can often be difficult to understand and confusing. The Handy Mythology Answer Book examines and explains, in pl

Sep 22, 2014
The grave robber - how Jesus can make your impossible possible by Batterson, Mark.

The grave robber - how Jesus can make your impossible possible

Examines "the incredible power of the seven miraculous signs of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. Batterson shows how they were not simply something Jesus did in the past, but something he wants to do now, in the present. He shares true stories of people today who are experiencing miracles in their lives. And he brings to light countless miracles, big and small, that we take for granted every day that point us toward the One who healed the sick, calmed the storm, and yes, even raised the dead"-

Sep 19, 2014
The Grain Brain Cookbook - More Than 150 Life-Changing Gluten-Free Recipes to Transform Your Health by Perlmutter, David, M.D.

The Grain Brain Cookbook - More Than 150 Life-Changing Gluten-Free Recipes to Transform Your Health

Sep 22, 2014
The Global Guide to Animal Protection by Linzey, Andrew (EDT)/ Tutu, Desmond (FRW)

The Global Guide to Animal Protection

Sep 22, 2014
The ghosts of Hero Street - how one small Mexican-American community gave so much in World War II and Korea by Harrison, Carlos (Carlos E.)

The ghosts of Hero Street - how one small Mexican-American community gave so much in World War II and Korea

Sep 22, 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"Collection of published and unpublished gems: a memoir about learning to write, an imaginary interview between Westlake's various identities, essays on writing, introductions, and letters to writers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.

Sep 22, 2014
The future, declassified - megatrends that will undo the world unless we take action by Burrows, Mathew.

The future, declassified - megatrends that will undo the world unless we take action

"Twenty-five years ago when Mathew Burrows went to work for the CIA as an intelligence analyst, the world seemed frozen. Then came the fall of the Berlin Wall and the implosion of the Soviet Union; suddenly, unpredictability became a universal theme and foresight was critical. For the past decade, Burrows has overseen the creation of the Global Trends report--the key futurist guide for the White House, Departments of State and Defense, and Homeland Security"--

Sep 18, 2014
The Future of God - A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times by Chopra, Deepak

The Future of God - A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times

Sep 19, 2014
The fourth revolution - the global race to reinvent the state by Micklethwait, John.

The fourth revolution - the global race to reinvent the state

Argues that a current crisis in government represents a fourth radical transition in the history of the nation-state, predicting a shift from large to strategic government while citing the roles of debt, industrialization, and rapid world growth.

Sep 22, 2014
The forks over knives plan - how to transition to the life-saving, whole-food, plant-based diet by Pulde, Alona.

The forks over knives plan - how to transition to the life-saving, whole-food, plant-based diet

From the creators of the groundbreaking documentary (and bestselling books) Forks Over Knives comes a four-week plan, showing anyone how to transition to a delicious whole-food, plant-based diet.

Sep 19, 2014
The forgotten conservative - rediscovering Grover Cleveland by Pafford, John M. (John Monroe)

The forgotten conservative - rediscovering Grover Cleveland

Traces the conservative political career of Grover Cleveland, and encourages politicians to use the leadership examples of Cleveland, who promoted free enterprise and limited Constitutional government.

Sep 22, 2014
The forest feast - simple vegetarian recipes from my cabin in the woods by Gleeson, Erin, author.

The forest feast - simple vegetarian recipes from my cabin in the woods

Collects simple vegetarian recipes that use only a few ingredients, including beer-battered artichoke hearts, watermelon radish salad, roasted veggie gnocchi, and rosemary shortbread.

Sep 22, 2014
The football man - people and passions in soccer by Hopcraft, Arthur.

The football man - people and passions in soccer

Sep 19, 2014
The football man - people and passions in soccer by Hopcraft, Arthur, author.

The football man - people and passions in soccer

Written just two years after England's '66 triumph when the national game was at its zenith, Arthur Hopcraft's The Football Man is repeatedly quoted as the best book ever written about the sport. This definitive, magisterial study of football and society profiles includes interviews with all-time greats like Bobby Charlton, George Best, Alf Ramsay, Stanley Matthews, Matt Busby and Nat Lofthouse. It is a snapshot of a pivotal era in sporting history; changes and decisions were made in the sixties

Sep 22, 2014
The food lover's guide to Portland by Crain, Liz.

The food lover's guide to Portland

Sep 19, 2014
The food dehydrating Bible - grow it. dry it. enjoy it! by Markham, Brett L., author.

The food dehydrating Bible - grow it. dry it. enjoy it!

Sep 18, 2014
The fashion book by Black, Alexandra, author.

The fashion book

A sassy style guide for girls shares insight into the fashion world and how to personalize one's appearance for best results, chronicling fashion trends throughout history while sharing practical tips from top designers and models.

Sep 22, 2014
The Everything Wine Book - A Complete Guide to the World of Wine by White, David (EDT)

The Everything Wine Book - A Complete Guide to the World of Wine

Sep 19, 2014
The everything weeknight gluten-free cookbook by Gallam, Claire.

The everything weeknight gluten-free cookbook

Sep 19, 2014
The Everything Parent's Guide to Teenage Addiction - A Comprehensive and Supportive Reference to Help Your Child Recover from Addiction by Bowers, Ellen/ Lynam, Edward

The Everything Parent's Guide to Teenage Addiction - A Comprehensive and Supportive Reference to Help Your Child Recover from Addiction

Sep 19, 2014