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My father & Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama by Beck, Joseph Madison, author.

My father & Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama

"As a child, Joseph Beck heard the stories--when other lawyers came up with excuses, his father courageously defended a black man charged with raping a white woman. Now a lawyer himself, Beck reconstructs his father's role in State of Alabama vs. Charles White, Alias, a trial that was much publicized when Harper Lee was twelve years old"--Dust jacket flap.

Jun 28, 2016
My father before me - a memoir by Forhan, Chris, 1959-

My father before me - a memoir

Jun 29, 2016
My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State by Todenhöfer, Jürgen, 1940-

My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State

ISIS, IS, the Islamic State. Understanding them is the key to battling their radical vision and the terror and destruction it brings. Todenho¨fer spent time with ISIS fighters in Mosul, and visited their strongholds. He asked them to explain their beliefs, motivations, and goals. This book is the result of those conversations.

Jun 29, 2016
My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State by Todenhöfer, Jürgen, 1940- author.

My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State

The German journalist documents his ten days in the Islamic State, a time during which he interviewed fighters in Mosul to consider their point of view to better understand the ways to combat their fundamentalism.

Jun 23, 2016
My partner, my enemy - an unflinching view of domestic violence and new ways to protect victims by Leventhal, John Michael, author.

My partner, my enemy - an unflinching view of domestic violence and new ways to protect victims

Jun 29, 2016
My secret - a PostSecret book by

My secret - a PostSecret book

A collection of artfully decorated postcards with secrets anonymously written on them by people from all over the world and sent to the founder of PostSecret, a community art project that evolved into a website.

Jun 29, 2016
Mythology by Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963, author.

Mythology

A retelling of Greek, Roman and Norse myths.

Jun 27, 2016
Naturally, delicious / 100 Recipes for Healthy Eats That Make You Happy by Seo, Danny, author.

Naturally, delicious / 100 Recipes for Healthy Eats That Make You Happy

Jun 23, 2016
Negrophobia and Reasonable Racism - The Hidden Costs of Being Black in America by Armour, Jody David

Negrophobia and Reasonable Racism - The Hidden Costs of Being Black in America

Jun 23, 2016
Never a dull moment - 1971-- the year that rock exploded by Hepworth, David, 1950- author.

Never a dull moment - 1971-- the year that rock exploded

"David Hepworth, an ardent music fan and well regarded critic, was twenty-one in '71, the same age as many of the legendary artists who arrived on the scene. Taking us on a tour of the major moments, the events and songs of this remarkable year, he shows how musicians came together to form the perfect storm of rock and roll greatness, starting a musical era that would last longer than anyone predicted. Those who joined bands to escape things that lasted found themselves in a new age, its colossa

Jun 28, 2016
Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law by Spade, Dean, 1977- author.

Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law

"In Normal Life Dean Spade presents revelatory critiques of the legal equality framework for social change and points to examples of transformative grassroots trans activism that are raising demands that go beyond traditional civil rights reforms. Spade explodes the assumptions about what legal rights can do for marginalized populations and describes transformative resistance processes and formations that address the root causes of harm and violence. Setting forth a politic that goes beyond the

Jun 29, 2016
Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law by Spade, Dean, 1977- author.

Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law

Jun 23, 2016
Noro Silk Garden - the 20th anniversary collection by Sixth & Spring Books (COR)

Noro Silk Garden - the 20th anniversary collection

Presents thirty knitting patterns showcasing the Noro Silk Garden line of yarns, including patterns for hats, sweaters, scarves, shawls, and mittens.

Jun 29, 2016
NutriSearch comparative guide to nutritional supplements by MacWilliam, Lyle Dean.

NutriSearch comparative guide to nutritional supplements

Jun 29, 2016
Oman and the UAE by Marcinkowska, Katarzyna, author.

Oman and the UAE

Jun 24, 2016
One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square by Houbein, Lolo, author.

One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square

Discusses the importance of local, organic gardening, and provides guidelines for cultivating a variety of herb, fruit, and vegetable gardens on one square yard of land.

Jun 28, 2016
One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square by Houbein, Lolo, author.

One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square

"Lolo Houbein has 40 years worth of gardening wisdom to share on how to coax an abundance of organic food from a plot that is just 3 feet square, including sustainable and cost-effective techniques; over 40 themed plot designs; tips on drying, freezing, pickling; and gardening philosophy"--Adapted from publisher description.

Jun 29, 2016
Outlander kitchen - the official Outlander companion cookbook by Carle-Sanders, Theresa, author.

Outlander kitchen - the official Outlander companion cookbook

Collects recipes inspired by Diana Gabaldon's "Outlander" series, including such options as Mrs. Fitzgibbon's overnight parritch, mushroom pasties, roast beef for a wedding feast, Mrs. Bug's buttermilk drop biscuits, and jam tarts.

Jun 28, 2016
Outlander kitchen - the official Outlander companion cookbook by Carle-Sanders, Theresa, author.

Outlander kitchen - the official Outlander companion cookbook

"Professional chef and founder of OutlanderKitchen.com Theresa Carle-Sanders offers up this extraordinary cuisine for your table. Featuring more than one hundred recipes, "Outlander Kitchen" retells Claire and Jamie's incredible story through the flavors of the Scottish Highlands, the French Revolution, and beyond. Following the high standards for prodigious research and boundless creativity set by Diana Gabaldon herself, Carle-Sanders draws on the events and characters of the novels to deliver

Jun 29, 2016
Overcomplicated - Technology at the Limits of Comprehension by Arbesman, Samuel

Overcomplicated - Technology at the Limits of Comprehension

Jun 29, 2016