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Missing microbes - how the overuse of antibiotics is fueling our modern plagues by Blaser, Martin J.

Missing microbes - how the overuse of antibiotics is fueling our modern plagues

"A critically important and startling look at the harmful effects of overusing antibiotics, from the field's leading expert Tracing one scientist's journey toward understanding the crucial importance of the microbiome, this revolutionary book will take readers to the forefront of trail-blazing research while revealing the damage that overuse of antibiotics is doing to our health: contributing to the rise of obesity, asthma, diabetes, and certain forms of cancer. In Missing Microbes, Dr. Martin B

Apr 15, 2014
Mom in the movies - the iconic screen mothers you love (and a few you love to hate) by Corliss, Richard.

Mom in the movies - the iconic screen mothers you love (and a few you love to hate)

Featuring more than one hundred photographs and film stills, a guide to mothers in film, presented by a film historian and critic and Turner Classic Movies, shows the many ways that Hollywood has celebrated, vilified, and poked good fun at mothers.

Apr 15, 2014
Mornings on horseback - the story of an extraordinary family, a vanished way of life, and the unique child who became Theodore Roosevelt by McCullough, David G.

Mornings on horseback - the story of an extraordinary family, a vanished way of life, and the unique child who became Theodore Roosevelt

Examines the life of Theodore Roosevelt from age ten to twenty-seven, focusing on the influence of his family relationships and experiences on his growth to manhood.

Apr 15, 2014
Murder on the home front - a true story of morgues, murderers, and mysteries during the London Blitz by Lefebure, Molly, author.

Murder on the home front - a true story of morgues, murderers, and mysteries during the London Blitz

It is 1941. While the war of chaos rages in the skies above London, an unending fight against violence, murder and the criminal underworld continues on the streets below. One ordinary day, in an ordinary courtroom, forensic pathologist Dr. Keith Simpson asks a keen young journalist to be his secretary. Although the horrors of secretarial work don't appeal to Molly Lefebure, she's intrigued to know exactly what goes on behind a mortuary door. Capable and curious, Miss Molly quickly becomes indi

Apr 16, 2014
My iPad by Rosenzweig, Gary, author.

My iPad

Provides information on the features of the iPad with step-by-step instructions covering such topics as connecting to a wi-fi and 3G or 4G network, downloading apps, using Siri, videochatting with Skype and FaceTime, using iCloud, and recording and editing video.

Apr 18, 2014
My iPad for seniors by Rosenzweig, Gary, author.

My iPad for seniors

Provides seniors step-by-step instructions for using the iPad, covering such topics as connecting to wireless and LTE networks, using Siri, surfing the Web, installing apps, managing multimedia, and syncing content.

Apr 15, 2014
My Paris kitchen - recipes and stories by Lebovitz, David.

My Paris kitchen - recipes and stories

Apr 17, 2014
My Salinger Year by Rakoff, Joanna

My Salinger Year

Apr 18, 2014
NASCAR racing - strategies & secrets by Buchanan, Lee.

NASCAR racing - strategies & secrets

Apr 17, 2014
Native America and the question of genocide by Alvarez, Alex.

Native America and the question of genocide

Apr 18, 2014
Neighbor law - fences, trees, boundaries & noise by Doskow, Emily, author.

Neighbor law - fences, trees, boundaries & noise

"An easy-to-read guide on laws concerning common neighbor disputes Is the noise from next door keeping you up at night? Is the view from your backyard being obstructed? Is a neighboring business driving you crazy? Your home is important to you and your neighbors aren't going anywhere -- Neighbor Law can help you deal with difficult situations and keep your home life peaceful. Learn your rights and responsibilities with this clear-cut, comprehensive guide to the laws concerning common neighbor di

Apr 18, 2014
New Mexico by Niederman, Sharon, author.

New Mexico

Features recommendations for dining, lodging, transportation, shopping, recreational activities, landmarks, and cultural opportunities in New Mexico.

Apr 15, 2014
New York and the Mid-Atlantic's trips - 27 amazing road trips by Grosberg, Michael, author, researcher.

New York and the Mid-Atlantic's trips - 27 amazing road trips

Apr 18, 2014
No end save victory - how FDR led the nation into war by Kaiser, David E., 1947- author.

No end save victory - how FDR led the nation into war

Apr 15, 2014
Nolo's guide to Social Security disability - getting & keeping your benefits, 2014 by Morton, David A., 1945-

Nolo's guide to Social Security disability - getting & keeping your benefits, 2014

" Apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and get the most assistance from the system Learn how to match the medical details of your disability to existing regulations to make sure you qualify for the benefits you're due when you apply. Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability is written by a former Chief Medical Consultant for the Social Security Administration, whose expert deciphering of the medical portions of SSA regulations will help yo

Apr 18, 2014
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Apr 18, 2014
Not cool - the hipster elite and their war on you by Gutfeld, Greg.

Not cool - the hipster elite and their war on you

"Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool. From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst, it is deadly, on a massive scale. The Cool are the termites of life, infiltrating every nook and cranny and destroying it from within. The Cool report the news, write the scripts, teach our children, run our government--and ea

Apr 18, 2014
Now I know who my comrades are - voices from the Internet underground by Parker, Emily, 1977- author.

Now I know who my comrades are - voices from the Internet underground

Provides on-the-ground accounts of how the Internet is transforming lives in China, Cuba, and Russia. It's a new phenomenon, but one that's already brought about significant political change. In 2011 ordinary Egyptians, many armed with little more than mobile phones, helped topple a thirty-year-old dictatorship. It was an extraordinary moment in modern history--and Now I Know Who My Comrades Are takes us beyond the Middle East to the next major battles between the Internet and state control. Sta

Apr 18, 2014
Nutrition for achievement in sports and academics by Crockett, Kyle A.

Nutrition for achievement in sports and academics

Discusses healthy choices that allow you to do your best- during both gym class and history class, the big game or the next big exam.

Apr 15, 2014
Oddball Michigan - a guide to 450 really strange places by Pohlen, Jerome.

Oddball Michigan - a guide to 450 really strange places

"There's more to Michigan than beautiful forests, shuttered factories, and miles and miles of stunning shoreline. Armed with this offbeat travel guide, you'll soon discover the strange underbelly of the Great Lakes State. Michigan has monuments to fluoridation, snurfing, the designer of the Jefferson nickel, and the once-famous Mr. Chicken, as well as festivals honoring tulips, Christmas pickles, and a 38-acre fungus. It's where you'll find the World's Largest Lugnut, the Nun Doll Museum, Joe's

Apr 18, 2014