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The day the country died by Glasper, Ian.

The day the country died

In this revealing history, author, historian, and musician Ian Glasper explores in minute detail the influential and esoteric UK anarcho-punk scene of the early 1980s. Where some of the colorful punk bands from the first half of the decade were loud, political, and uncompromising, their anarcho-punk counterparts were even more so, totally prepared to risk their liberty to communicate the ideals they believed in so passionately. With Crass and Poison Girls opening the floodgates, the arrival of b

Jul 28, 2015
The discoverers by Boorstin, Daniel J. (Daniel Joseph), 1914-2004.

The discoverers

Examines the human quest for knowledge and discoveries as it discusses such men as Galileo, Adam Smith, Columbus, Marx, Napoleon, Magellan, Faraday, Freud, Marco Polo, and St. Augustine

Jul 29, 2015
The diving bell and the butterfly - a memoir of life in death by Bauby, Jean-Dominique, 1952-1997.

The diving bell and the butterfly - a memoir of life in death

The author, former editor of French Elle magazine, describes the rare stroke to the brain stem that left his mind intact in a nearly totally paralyzed body.

Jul 30, 2015
The Easy Worship Fake Book - Over 100 Songs in the Key of 'c' by Not Available (NA)

The Easy Worship Fake Book - Over 100 Songs in the Key of 'c'

Aug 2, 2015
The Encyclopedia of Beading Techniques - A Step-By-Step Visual Guide, With An Inspirational Gallery Of Finished Works by Withers, Sara/ Burnham, Stephanie

The Encyclopedia of Beading Techniques - A Step-By-Step Visual Guide, With An Inspirational Gallery Of Finished Works

Aug 2, 2015
The end of memory - a natural history of aging and Alzheimer's by Ingram, Jay.

The end of memory - a natural history of aging and Alzheimer's

"For centuries, those afflicted by Alzheimer's disease have suffered its debilitating effects, with family members watching their loved ones disappear a little more each day until the person they used to know is gone forever. It was in 1901 that German psychologist and neurologist Alois Alzheimer began working with Auguste Deter, a 51-year-old woman suffering from dementia. When several years later upon her death he examined her brain under the microscope, he remarked on two unusual features: da

Aug 2, 2015
The everything easy Asian cookbook by Jaggers, Kelly.

The everything easy Asian cookbook

Learn to make healthy Asian meals at home! Whether you're craving Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese or Thai, Jaggers teaches you all you need to make classic, flavorful dishes in the comfort of your own kitchen.

Aug 2, 2015
The everything STEM handbook - help your child learn and succeed in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math by Sawah, Rihab.

The everything STEM handbook - help your child learn and succeed in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math

"A guide for parents hoping to teach their kids the basics of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)"--

Aug 2, 2015
The everything vegan paleo cookbook by Fortney, Daelyn.

The everything vegan paleo cookbook

Both Paleo and vegan diets focus on clean eating. Fortney gives you hundreds of options for following both lifestyles, with deliciously clean recipes that focus on fresh vegetables and fruits, nuts, sprouts, and healthy fats.

Aug 2, 2015
The exquisite risk - daring to live an authentic life by Nepo, Mark.

The exquisite risk - daring to live an authentic life

Jul 31, 2015
The fabulous future? - America and the world in 2040 by

The fabulous future? - America and the world in 2040

Jul 28, 2015
The Focus on the family guide to talking with your kids about sex - honest answers for every age by

The Focus on the family guide to talking with your kids about sex - honest answers for every age

"This candid resource is full of the latest information, practical insights, and age-appropriate answers to the questions kids ask about sex"--

Jul 30, 2015
The Good Story - Exchanges on Truth, Fiction and Psychotherapy by Coetzee, J. M./ Kurtz, Arabella

The Good Story - Exchanges on Truth, Fiction and Psychotherapy

Jul 31, 2015
The great transition - shifting from fossil fuels to solar and wind energy by Brown, Lester R. (Lester Russell), 1934- author.

The great transition - shifting from fossil fuels to solar and wind energy

Examines the rise of a new global energy economy moving away from coal and oil, and toward solar and wind power, as costs for those technologies continue to drop.

Aug 2, 2015
The handy American history answer book by Hudson, David L., 1969-

The handy American history answer book

Jul 29, 2015
The happiness industry - how the government and big business sold us well-being by Davies, William, 1976- author.

The happiness industry - how the government and big business sold us well-being

Jul 27, 2015
The Heart Healers - The Misfits, Mavericks, and Rebels Who Created the Greatest Medical Breakthrough of Our Lives by Forrester, James, M.D.

The Heart Healers - The Misfits, Mavericks, and Rebels Who Created the Greatest Medical Breakthrough of Our Lives

Aug 2, 2015
The home barista - how to bring out the best in every coffee bean by Egger, Simone.

The home barista - how to bring out the best in every coffee bean

Jul 31, 2015
The homemade vegan pantry - the art of making your own staples by Schinner, Miyoko Nishimoto, 1957-

The homemade vegan pantry - the art of making your own staples

"A guide to creating vegan versions of staple ingredients to stock the fridge and pantry--from dairy and meat substitutes such as vegan yogurt, butter, mayo, bacon, and cheese, to mustards, dressings, pancake mix, crackers, pasta sauces, cookies, and more. Kitchen crafters know the pleasure of making their own staples and specialty foods, whether it's cultured sour cream or a stellar soup stock. It's a fresher, healthier, more natural approach to eating and living. Now vegans who are sick of buy

Jul 28, 2015
The hurried child - growing up too fast too soon by Elkind, David, 1931-

The hurried child - growing up too fast too soon

Charts the baby-boom generation's obsession with raising successful children and the adverse results experienced by youngsters asked to do too much too soon, and offers advice on avoiding this syndrome.

Aug 2, 2015