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Php and Mysql Web Development by Welling, Luke/ Thomson, Laura

Php and Mysql Web Development

Jun 24, 2016
Pies & tarts. by

Pies & tarts.

This book teaches the essentials of pie and tart making, then shares more than seventy foolproof recipes with tips so that you can make pies from scratch with confidence.

Jun 24, 2016
Play bigger - how pirates, dreamers, and innovators create and dominate markets by Ramadan, Al, author.

Play bigger - how pirates, dreamers, and innovators create and dominate markets

The founders of a respected Silicon Valley advisory firm study legendary category-creating companies and reveal a groundbreaking discipline called category design.Winning today isn't about beating the competition at the old game. It's about inventing a whole new game--defining a new market category, developing it, and dominating it over time. You can't build a legendary company without building a legendary category. If you think that having the best product is all it takes to win, you're going t

Jun 24, 2016
Plenty by Lee, Corinne, author.

Plenty

"Using Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass as a springboard, Corinne Lee's second book of poetry is an eco-epic that investigates and embodies the deterioration of America's environment due to industrial agriculture, fossil fuels, war, racism, and technology.Lee's book-length work draws upon a variety of poetic forms and histories--especially events in 1892, which included a surge in lynching in America and the beginning of our coup d'etat of Hawaii--to examine how modern technology facilitated the H

Jun 24, 2016
Practical Ballistics - An Introductory Guide for Rifle and Shotgun Shooters by Potter, Lewis

Practical Ballistics - An Introductory Guide for Rifle and Shotgun Shooters

Jun 23, 2016
Practicing the Tao Te Ching - 81 steps on the way by Towler, Solala, author.

Practicing the Tao Te Ching - 81 steps on the way

"Most people think of the Tao Te Ching as a book on philosophy or a treatise on leadership. Yet there is a little-known treasure hidden within the familiar passages of Lao Tzu's work: step-by-step practical guidance for the spiritual journey. With Practicing the Tao Te Ching, renowned teacher Solala Towler reveals a new facet to this spiritual classic, offering accessible instructions paired with each of the 81 verses of the Tao Te Ching." --

Jun 20, 2016
Preparing to die - practical advice and spiritual wisdom from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition by Holecek, Andrew, 1955-

Preparing to die - practical advice and spiritual wisdom from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition

We all face death, but how many of us are actually ready for it? Whether our own death or that of a loved one comes first, how prepared are we, spiritually or practically? In Preparing to Die, Andrew Holecek presents a wide array of resources to help the reader address this unfinished business. Part One shows how to prepare one's mind and how to help others, before, during, and after death. The author explains how spiritual preparation for death can completely transform our relationship to the e

Jun 24, 2016
Present over perfect - leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living by Niequist, Shauna, author.

Present over perfect - leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living

Jun 24, 2016
Preserving Italy - canning, curing, infusing, and bottling the flavors and traditions of Italy by Marchetti, Domenica, author.

Preserving Italy - canning, curing, infusing, and bottling the flavors and traditions of Italy

Jun 20, 2016
Raising the floor - how a universal basic income can renew our economy and rebuild the American dream by Stern, Andy, author.

Raising the floor - how a universal basic income can renew our economy and rebuild the American dream

"The former president of the Service Employees International Union draws on extensive interviews with economists, labor leaders, bankers and others on how advances in technology are creating better products at the expense of the middle class, outlining strategies focused on a controversial "universal basic income" that provides for near-future needs,"--NoveList.

Jun 22, 2016
Raspberry Pi 3 in Easy Steps by McGrath, Mike

Raspberry Pi 3 in Easy Steps

Jun 24, 2016
Ratf**ked - the true story behind the secret plan to steal America's democracy by Daley, David (Editor-in-chief), author.

Ratf**ked - the true story behind the secret plan to steal America's democracy

"The explosive account of how Republican legislators and political operatives fundamentally rigged our American democracy through redistricting,"--NoveList.

Jun 24, 2016
Reader's digest quintessential guide to saving money by

Reader's digest quintessential guide to saving money

"The Reader's Digest Quintessential Guides do what the Reader's Digest does better than anyone: the best advice, straight to the point. Saving Money collects some of our best ideas for keeping as much money as you can in your own pockets"--

Jun 20, 2016
Red - passion and patience in the desert by Williams, Terry Tempest.

Red - passion and patience in the desert

A collection of poems, essays, and journal entries in which the author writes about her attachment to the Redrock Wilderness area of Utah and the urgent need for citizens and lawmakers to be actively involved in preserving it.

Jun 20, 2016
Rick Steves best of Ireland by Steves, Rick, 1955- author.

Rick Steves best of Ireland

Jun 20, 2016
Rio de Janeiro by

Rio de Janeiro

In a spectacular setting between granite peaks and the South Atlantic Ocean, Rio de Janeiro is one of South America's most iconic cities. Explore Rio de Janeiro is the latest title in this popular series from Insight and is the ideal pocket companion when discovering this exciting city: a full-colour guide containing 14 easy-to-follow routes through the city's many fascinating neighbourhoods, from the Centro Hist?rico and the charming Santa Teresa district to the fabled beaches of Copacabana to

Jun 24, 2016
Rio de Janeiro by St. Louis, Regis, author.

Rio de Janeiro

Golden beaches and lush mountains, colonial neighborhoods and modernist style, samba-fueled nightlife and spectacular football matches: welcome to the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City), where life is anything but subdued. Regis St Louis, Lonely Planet Writer "Getting you to the heart of a place"Amazing experiences Inspirational images, city walks, top sights and the best of local knowledge. Plan the perfect trip Planning features and top itineraries give you the freedom to create your ideal tr

Jun 24, 2016
Rise of the machines - a cybernetic history by Rid, Thomas, 1975- author.

Rise of the machines - a cybernetic history

A sweeping history of cybernetics explores the discipline's early myths and wide-ranging influence after World War II, illuminating specific examples of cybernetics applications as utopian technologies, political tools, and military weapons.

Jun 23, 2016
Riverine - A Memoir from Anywhere but Here by Palm, Angela

Riverine - A Memoir from Anywhere but Here

Jun 23, 2016
Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons by Purifoy, Christie.

Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons

Jun 23, 2016