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Journeys out of the body by Monroe, Robert A.

Journeys out of the body

Jan 28, 2015
Kentucky by Blackinton, Theresa Dowell.

Kentucky

Jan 28, 2015
Killers of the king - the men who dared to execute Charles I by Spencer, Charles Spencer, Earl, 1964- author.

Killers of the king - the men who dared to execute Charles I

On August 18, 1648, with no relief from the siege in sight, the royalist garrison holding Colchester Castle surrendered and Oliver Cromwell's army firmly ended the rule of Charles I of England. To send a clear message to the fallen monarch, the rebels executed four of the senior officers captured at the castle. Yet still, the king refused to accept he had lost the war. As France and other allies mobilized in support of Charles, a tribunal was hastily gathered and a death sentence was passed. On

Jan 29, 2015
King John - and the road to Magna Carta by Church, S. D.

King John - and the road to Magna Carta

Jan 30, 2015
Learn to play keyboards by Ashworth, Steve.

Learn to play keyboards

Jan 28, 2015
Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript - with jQuery, CSS & HTML5 by Nixon, Robin, 1961- author.

Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript - with jQuery, CSS & HTML5

Jan 30, 2015
Learning ritual magic - fundamental theory and practice for the solitary apprentice by Greer, John Michael, author.

Learning ritual magic - fundamental theory and practice for the solitary apprentice

Jan 30, 2015
Lentil underground - renegade farmers and the future of food in America by Carlisle, Liz.

Lentil underground - renegade farmers and the future of food in America

Jan 27, 2015
Letters from a nut by Nancy, Ted L.

Letters from a nut

Who is Ted L. Nancy? He's a concerned hotel guest searching for a lost tooth ... He's a superstitious Vegas high-roller who wants to gamble at a casino in his lucky shrimp outfit ... He's the genius inventor of "Six Day Underwear" ... He's a demanding dramatist seeking an audience for his play about his 26-year-old dog, Cinnamon ... He's the proud owner of Charles, a 36-year-old cat who owes his longevity to a pet food company ... He's a loyal fan of the King of Tonga ... He is, in reality, a tw

Jan 26, 2015
Life as I blow it - tales of love, life & sex-- not necessarily in that order by Colonna, Sarah, 1974-

Life as I blow it - tales of love, life & sex-- not necessarily in that order

"In this wickedly funny and irreverent memoir, Chelsea Lately writer and comedian Sarah Colonna opens up about love, life, and pursuing her dreams ... and then screwing it all up."--Page 4 of cover.

Jan 30, 2015
Life as I blow it - tales of love, life & sex-- not necessarily in that order by Colonna, Sarah, 1974-

Life as I blow it - tales of love, life & sex-- not necessarily in that order

Traces the story of the comedian's youth in small-town Arkansas, her relocation at twenty-one to her father's home in California, and her vice-marked acting career.

Jan 29, 2015
Lincoln and the U.S. Colored Troops by Smith, John David, 1949-

Lincoln and the U.S. Colored Troops

Jan 30, 2015
Lincoln president-elect - Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861 by Holzer, Harold.

Lincoln president-elect - Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861

Abraham Lincoln first demonstrated his determination and leadership in the Great Secession Winter -- the four months between his election in November 1860 and his inauguration in March 1861 -- when he rejected compromises urged on him by Republicans and Democrats, Northerners and Southerners, that might have preserved the Union a little longer but would have enshrined slavery for generations. Though Lincoln has been criticized by many historians for failing to appreciate the severity of the sece

Jan 30, 2015
Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation - the end of slavery in America by Guelzo, Allen C.

Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation - the end of slavery in America

"I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves ... are, and henceforward shall be free ..." No other words in American history changed the lives of so many Americans as this declaration from Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. Born in the struggle of Lincoln's determination to set slavery on the path to destruction, it has remained a document of struggle. What were Lincoln's real intentions? Prizewinning Lincoln scholar Allen C. Guelzo presents, for the first time, a full scale

Jan 28, 2015
Lincoln's rise to the presidency by Harris, William C. (William Charles), 1933-

Lincoln's rise to the presidency

"By describing Lincoln's rise from obscurity to the presidency, William Harris shows that Lincoln's road to political success was far from easy - and that his reaction to events wasn't always wise or his racial attitudes free of prejudice. Although most scholars have labeled Lincoln a moderate, Harris reveals that he was by his own admission a conservative who revered the Founders and advocated 'adherence to the old and tried.' By emphasizing the conservative bent that guided Lincoln's political

Jan 28, 2015
Listen to your mother - what she said then, what we're saying now by Imig, Ann

Listen to your mother - what she said then, what we're saying now

"Irreverent, thought-provoking, hilarious, and edgy: a collection of personal stories celebrating motherhood, featuring #1 New York Times bestselling authors Jenny Lawson and Jennifer Weiner, and many other notable writers. Listen to Your Mother is a fantastic awakening of why our mothers are important, taking readers on a journey through motherhood in all of its complexity, diversity, and humor. Based on the sensational national performance movement, Listen to Your Mother showcases the experie

Jan 30, 2015
Live original - how the Duck Commander Teen keeps it real and stays true to her values by Robertson, Sadie, 1997-

Live original - how the Duck Commander Teen keeps it real and stays true to her values

Living as a culturally relevant teen who loves God and her family, Robertson has become a role model for other teens and for parents who are eager to instill the same characteristics in their children. She shares the simple list of principles that lead her to personal and spiritual growth, and help her live the way God says to live.

Jan 30, 2015
Living the life of Jewish meditation - a comprehensive guide to practice and experience by Glick, Yoel, 1954- author.

Living the life of Jewish meditation - a comprehensive guide to practice and experience

Jan 30, 2015
Lonely Planet Bangladesh by McCrohan, Daniel

Lonely Planet Bangladesh

Jan 30, 2015
Lonely Planet Hong Kong - Includes Macau by Chen, Piera/ Matchar, Emily

Lonely Planet Hong Kong - Includes Macau

Jan 30, 2015