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The boys in the bunkhouse - servitude and salvation in the heartland by Barry, Dan, 1958- author.

The boys in the bunkhouse - servitude and salvation in the heartland

A full-length account of the author's prize-winning New York Times story chronicles the exploitation and abuse case of a group of developmentally disabled workers, who for 25 years, were forced to work under harrowing conditions for virtually no wages until tenacious advocates helped them achieve their freedom.

May 27, 2016
The Classical World - The Foundations of the West and the Enduring Legacy of Antiquity by Spivey, Nigel

The Classical World - The Foundations of the West and the Enduring Legacy of Antiquity

May 21, 2016
The coaching habit - say less, ask more & change the way you lead forever by Bungay Stanier, Michael, author.

The coaching habit - say less, ask more & change the way you lead forever

May 27, 2016
The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments by Meselson, Alec.

The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments

May 27, 2016
The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting by Kohn, Rita T.

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting will provide readers with a comprehensive introduction to understanding and enjoying the vast styles and complex characteristics of beer. Understanding and enjoying beer is no longer a simple process, as beer has gone from a world of relatively small offerings from major brewers to a universe of literally hundreds of unique styles from craft brewers around the world. Like wine, the taste and subtle characteristics of beer can be affected by a number of

May 27, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali, author.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Born into a prominent Shia Muslim family in Pakistan, Ali had it all--prestige, security, wealth, social status. The Cost is the extraordinary story of his dramatic encounter with Jesus that would change everything. That life-altering choice to follow Jesus would turn Ali from a typical teenager into a target of a terrorist organization based in his hometown--a target they would soon act on. The Cost is the riveting and remarkable journey of a young man who left everything behind to follow the o

May 27, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Recounts the author's experience converting to Christianity and the violent backlash he received from his family and neighbors in Pakistan, causing him to flee for his life.

May 21, 2016
The cross and the switchblade by Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011.

The cross and the switchblade

Presents the story of a small-town pastor who found his real ministry among the street gangs of New York and succeeded in founding the Teen Challenge movement.

May 27, 2016
The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen by Kelly, Aileen, author.

The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen

"Alexander Herzen--philosopher, novelist, essayist, political agitator, and one of the leading Russian intellectuals of the nineteenth century--was as famous in his day as Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. While he is remembered for his masterpiece "My Past and Thoughts" and as the father of Russian socialism, his contributions to the history of ideas defy easy categorization because they are so numerous. Aileen M. Kelly presents the first fully rounded study of the farsighted genius whom Isaiah Berlin ca

May 27, 2016
The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish by Voigt, Emily, author.

The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish

"A journalist's quest to find a wild Asian arowana--the world's most expensive aquarium fish--takes her on a global tour through the bizarre realm of ornamental fish hobbyists to some of the most remote jungles on the planet."--Dust jacket.

May 27, 2016
The dry eye remedy - the complete guide to restoring the health and beauty of your eyes by Latkany, Robert, author.

The dry eye remedy - the complete guide to restoring the health and beauty of your eyes

"New 2016 edition of the best-selling, practical guide to help dry eye sufferers improve their vision, reduce wrinkles and redness, and restore overall eye health, Includes up-to-date information on medications, procedures, testing, after-care, and more. It can happen any time. Your eyes feel tired. You rub them. You look at yourself in the mirror and see lines, wrinkles, bags, redness that was never there before. Approximately 100 million people worldwide suffer from dry eye (also known as dysf

May 23, 2016
The Ethics of Ambiguity by Beauvoir, Simone de/ Frechtman, Bernard (TRN)

The Ethics of Ambiguity

May 21, 2016
The Fabulous Fiber Cookbook - Great Recipes You Can|t Live Without by Woodruff, Sandra

The Fabulous Fiber Cookbook - Great Recipes You Can|t Live Without

May 21, 2016
The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama by Harris, Bill, 1933-

The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama

May 21, 2016
The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments, and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama by Harris, Bill, 1933-

The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments, and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama

May 27, 2016
The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols by Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols

May 21, 2016
The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols by Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols

May 27, 2016
The Food and Wine of France - Eating and Drinking from Champagne to Provence by Behr, Edward

The Food and Wine of France - Eating and Drinking from Champagne to Provence

May 21, 2016
The Games - A Global History of the Olympics by Goldblatt, David

The Games - A Global History of the Olympics

May 21, 2016
The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work by Bowman, Bob, author.

The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work

"Bob Bowman, best known as the coach for the record-breaking run of Michael Phelps, is one of the most successful coaches in Olympic history. He is lauded for his intense personality, incredible dedication to his athletes, and his ability to nurture talent in athletes who have the heart and drive to win. This is his motivational book about winning in all walks of life and what you have to do to get there. He presents ten key concepts that all people should live by. Illuminating his lessons with

May 21, 2016