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Android Phones for Dummies by Gookin, Dan

Android Phones for Dummies

Jul 31, 2015
America's Bank - The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve by Lowenstein, Roger

America's Bank - The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve

Jul 31, 2015
Ally - my journey across the American-Israeli divide by Oren, Michael B., 1955- author.

Ally - my journey across the American-Israeli divide

Michael Oren served as the Israeli ambassador to the United States from 2009 to 2013. An American by birth and a historian by training, Oren arrived at his diplomatic post just as Benjamin Netanyahu, Barack Obama, and Hillary Clinton assumed office. During Oren's tenure in office, Israel and America grappled with the Palestinian peace process, the Arab Spring, and existential threats to Israel posed by international terrorism and the Iranian nuclear program. Forged in the Truman administration,

Jul 31, 2015
All points patchwork - English paper piecing beyond the hexagon for quilts and small projects by Gilleland, Diane.

All points patchwork - English paper piecing beyond the hexagon for quilts and small projects

The key to perfect patchwork is getting all of the points to match up -- which is no easy feat! Thanks to the rediscovery of a traditional technique known as English paper piecing, success is now possible for quilters of all levels. By cutting the desired shapes from paper, basting the paper to the back of your fabric, and then hand-sewing the pieces together, you'll ensure perfectly matched points every time. This complete course in English paper piecing takes you far beyond traditional hexagon

Jul 31, 2015
48 days to the work you love by Miller, Dan, 1937-

48 days to the work you love

Guides people working in jobs they hate on how to make successful career decisions by creating a compass from their natural skills and abilities, personality traits, values, dreams, and passions, directing them to a more fulfilling vocation.

Jul 31, 2015
100 places in France every woman should go by DeSanctis, Marcia.

100 places in France every woman should go

"Told in a series of stylish, original essays, 100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go is for the serious Francophile, the woman dreaming of a trip to Paris, and also for those who love crisp stories well-told. Like all great travel writing, this volume goes beyond the guidebook and offers insight not only about where to go but why to go there. A combination of keen travel advice, memoir and meditations on the glories of France and the many great women who have changed the country's destiny,

Jul 31, 2015
Do less, get more - how to work smart and live life your way by Wasmund, Sháá, 1972-

Do less, get more - how to work smart and live life your way

Offers advice on using time more effectively, including stop putting things off, nurturing support networks, and scheduling for value.

Jul 31, 2015
Death of the liberal class by Hedges, Chris.

Death of the liberal class

Asserts that the liberal class has failed to confront the rise of the corporate state and argues that the five parts of the liberal establishment--the press, liberal religious institutions, unions, universities, and the Democratic Party--are more concerned with status and privilege than justice and progress.

Jul 31, 2015
Breaking the habit of being yourself - how to lose your mind and create a new one by Dispenza, Joe, 1962-

Breaking the habit of being yourself - how to lose your mind and create a new one

Argues that all human beings have the power within them to overcome predisposed beliefs and habits to make significant changes in life, and provides step-by-step tools to make such changes using understandings between science and spirituality.

Jul 31, 2015
Brady Vs. Manning - The Untold Story of the Rivalry That Transformed the NFL by Myers, Gary

Brady Vs. Manning - The Untold Story of the Rivalry That Transformed the NFL

Jul 31, 2015
Bog Bodies Uncovered - Solving Europe's Ancient Mystery by Aldhouse-Green, Miranda

Bog Bodies Uncovered - Solving Europe's Ancient Mystery

Jul 31, 2015
BMF - the rise and fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family by Shalhoup, Mara.

BMF - the rise and fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family

Examines the notorious Black Mafia Family, showing how its street cred and drug distribution helped launch the careers of several popular hip hop artists, until the crime organization's desire for more led to its downfall.

Jul 31, 2015
Black ice - the Val James story by James, Valmore, author.

Black ice - the Val James story

Jul 31, 2015
Black flags - the rise of ISIS by Warrick, Joby.

Black flags - the rise of ISIS

"In a thrilling dramatic narrative, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Joby Warrick traces how the strain of militant Islam behind ISIS first arose in a remote Jordanian prison and spread with the unwitting aid of two American presidents. When the government of Jordan granted amnesty to a group of political prisoners in 1999, it little realized that among them was Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, a terrorist mastermind and soon the architect of an Islamist movement bent on dominating the Middle East. In Blac

Jul 31, 2015
The big book of wooden locks - complete plans for nine working wooden locks by Detweiler, Tim, 1931-

The big book of wooden locks - complete plans for nine working wooden locks

Jul 31, 2015
Beyond Measure - Overcoming Our Obsession With Testing, Homework, and College Rankings to Redefine Success by Abeles, Vicki

Beyond Measure - Overcoming Our Obsession With Testing, Homework, and College Rankings to Redefine Success

Jul 31, 2015
Better - how I let go of control, held on to hope, and found joy in my darkest hour by Robach, Amy.

Better - how I let go of control, held on to hope, and found joy in my darkest hour

""I have breast cancer." When Good Morning America anchor Amy Robach revealed her shocking diagnosis on live television in November 2013, the seasoned news reporter embarked on the most difficult and illuminating journey of her life. In this intimate memoir, she retraces the twelve months following her brave announcement and speaks candidly, for the first time, about how her illness impacted her family life and her marriage, tapped into her deepest fears and strengths, and transformed her in way

Jul 31, 2015
Being and nothingness - a phenomenological essay on ontology by Sartre, Jean Paul, 1905-

Being and nothingness - a phenomenological essay on ontology

Sartre explains the theory of existential psychoanalysis in this treatise on human reality

Jul 31, 2015
Beautiful Braiding Made Easy - Using Kumihimo Disks and Plates by Deighan, Helen

Beautiful Braiding Made Easy - Using Kumihimo Disks and Plates

Jul 31, 2015
Beaded lace knitting - techniques & 24 beaded lace designs for shawls, scarves & more by Allis, Anniken.

Beaded lace knitting - techniques & 24 beaded lace designs for shawls, scarves & more

Presents instructions for lace knitting and bead attachment, with twenty-five patterns for different skill levels for making such items as shawls, cowls, scarves, cardigans, and fingerless gloves.

Jul 31, 2015