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Natural color by Duerr, Sasha, author.

Natural color

Aug 26, 2016
The cyber effect - a pioneering cyberpsychologist explains how human behavior changes online by Aiken, Mary, author.

The cyber effect - a pioneering cyberpsychologist explains how human behavior changes online

"From one of the world's leading experts in cyberpsychology--a discipline that combines psychology, forensics, and technology--comes a groundbreaking exploration of the impact of technology on human behavior. In the first book of its kind, Mary Aiken applies her expertise in cyber-behavioral analysis to a range of subjects, including criminal activity on the Deep Web and Darknet; deviant behavior; Internet addictions; the impact of technology on the developing child; teenagers and the Web; cyber

Aug 26, 2016
A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between by Thompson, Linda, 1950- author.

A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between

Songwriter and actress Linda Thompson breaks her silence for the first time to share the extraordinary story of her life, career, and her epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars--Elvis Presley and Bruce Jenner. Contains lyrics to many of her songs.

Aug 26, 2016
The Zen teaching of Homeless Kodo by Uchiyama, Ksh, 1912-1998, author.

The Zen teaching of Homeless Kodo

Aug 27, 2016
The New York Times disunion - a history of the Civil War by Widmer, Edward L. (EDT)/ Kalogerakis, George (CON)/ Risen, Clay (CON)

The New York Times disunion - a history of the Civil War

Aug 27, 2016
Now I sit me down - from klismos to plastic chair - a natural history by Rybczynski, Witold, author.

Now I sit me down - from klismos to plastic chair - a natural history

"In the hands of one of our best writers on architectures and design, a history of chairs becomes a revealing history of design and leisure, and ultimately of how we see ourselves"--

Aug 27, 2016
New York exposed - the gilded age police scandal that launched the progressive era by Czitrom, Daniel J., 1951- author.

New York exposed - the gilded age police scandal that launched the progressive era

Aug 27, 2016
A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth by Ward, Peter D. (Peter Douglas), 1949- author.

A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth

"The history of life on Earth is, in some form or another, known to us all-- or so we think. [This book] offers a provocative new account, based on the latest scientific research, of how modern lifeforms evolved"--Amazon.com.

Aug 27, 2016
Muhammad Ali - the tribute by

Muhammad Ali - the tribute

The definitive tribute that celebrates the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali, an American original. From his unlikely transformation from Louisville Golden Gloves winner to Olympic gold medalist to three-time heavyweight champion, civil rights hero and at one point, the most famous person on earth, Muhammad Ali and his journey were always chronicled and celebrated by Sports Illustrated's writers and photographers. Now, all of those moments and memories are collected in Muhammad Ali: The Tribute, a

Aug 27, 2016
Of gods and strangers by Chang, Tina.

Of gods and strangers

A meditation on history and the imagination that bears witness to acts of genocide and to natural disasters in Ethiopia, Haiti, and Sri Lanka, Of Gods & Strangers interweaves lyrical, arresting accounts of our contemporary world with stories of "Empress Dowager" Tzu Hsi, last empress of China (1861-1908). An urgent reminder that poetry can offer us a social consciousness--"in my locked mouth an urge"--Of Gods & Strangers deftly traces the human dimensions of the "great modern machine," looking t

Aug 27, 2016
Partly - new and selected poems, 2001-2015 by Armantrout, Rae, 1947-

Partly - new and selected poems, 2001-2015

Aug 27, 2016
Mudras of India - a comprehensive guide to the hand gestures of yoga and Indian dance by Carroll, Cain.

Mudras of India - a comprehensive guide to the hand gestures of yoga and Indian dance

Aug 27, 2016
The microbiome cookbook - 150 delicious recipes to nourish your microbiome and restore your gut health by Ellgen, Pamela, author.

The microbiome cookbook - 150 delicious recipes to nourish your microbiome and restore your gut health

The gastrointestinal microbiota comprises hundreds of trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungal organisms that inhabit your intestines and live symbiotically with you. When the microbiome is disrupted, a cascade of complications can ensue, including allergies and food sensitivities, mental health problems, weight gain, irritable bowel syndrome and autoimmune diseases. The Microbiome Cookbook provides you with the information and recipes to support a flourishing gut population. Follow the program

Aug 27, 2016
The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery by McElya, Micki, 1972- author.

The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery holds a distinctive place in American culture and self-conception. An active cemetery that averages thirty interments every weekday, it receives four million visitors each year who come to pay their respects to those who have sacrificed their lives to defend and protect the nation through war and peace. It is a sacred shrine in the popular imagination, hallowed ground that stands not only for those buried within but also for the ideals for which they died and which co

Aug 27, 2016
The local food revolution - how humanity will feed itself in uncertain times by Brownlee, Michael, 1946- author.

The local food revolution - how humanity will feed itself in uncertain times

Aug 27, 2016
Men, Machines, and Modern Times by Morison, Elting E./ Williams, Rosalind (FRW)/ Marx, Leo (CON)

Men, Machines, and Modern Times

Aug 27, 2016
Medium - a step-by-step guide to communicating with the spirit world by Star, Konstanza Morning, 1962- author.

Medium - a step-by-step guide to communicating with the spirit world

Aug 27, 2016
Mars - our future on the Red Planet by David, Leonard (Space journalist).

Mars - our future on the Red Planet

Aug 27, 2016
Mamaleh knows best - what Jewish mothers do to raise successful, creative, empathetic, independent children by Ingall, Marjorie, author.

Mamaleh knows best - what Jewish mothers do to raise successful, creative, empathetic, independent children

"In this funny, insightful look at the best practices of Jewish mothering, Marjorie identifies the 10 key tenets of Jewish parenting, then uses a blend of funny anecdotes, modern research, and ancient texts to show how anyone can teach those values at home"--

Aug 27, 2016
Make - Drones - How to Teach an Arduino to Fly by Mcgriffy, David

Make - Drones - How to Teach an Arduino to Fly

Aug 27, 2016