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The healing powers of vinegar - a complete guide to nature's most remarkable remedy by Orey, Cal, 1952- The healing powers of vinegar - a complete guide to nature's most remarkable remedy

"Revised and updated, this comprehensive book draws on the latest scientific studies and interviews with top health researchers to reveal how apple cider and red wine vinegars-- as well as balsamic, fruit, rice, and herb-infused vinegars-- can help you stay healthy. You'll also find proven home health cures, innovatice cosmetic secrets, lively anecdotes, and enviornmentally friendly household hints-- from making countertops sparkle to cleaning up kids and pets." --

Sep 22, 2016
The heart of understanding - commentaries on the Prajñaparamita Heart Sutra by Nhất Hạnh, Thích. The heart of understanding - commentaries on the Prajñaparamita Heart Sutra

Sep 21, 2016
The hidden life of trees - what they feel, how they communicate - discoveries from a secret world by Wohlleben, Peter, 1964- author. The hidden life of trees - what they feel, how they communicate - discoveries from a secret world

"A forester's fascinating stories, supported by the latest scientific research, reveal the extraordinary world of forests and illustrate how trees communicate and care for each other"--

Sep 20, 2016
The Horse Encyclopedia by Edwards, Elwyn Hartley The Horse Encyclopedia

Sep 24, 2016
The hourglass - life as an aging mortal by Cuming, Pamela, author. The hourglass - life as an aging mortal

In The Hourglass, Pamela Cuming invites us to contemplate how we can find the courage to age and to confront death as the runway of our lives gets shorter. How can we continue to find meaning in life when we already know the end of the story? What can we do to keep our inner flame burning bright when we grow old and have lost the spell of potential? What can we do to create a mindset that will help us fight back or continue to enjoy life when our bodies weaken and our health declines? Is it poss

Sep 21, 2016
The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist by Smith, Rebecca, 1966- author. The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist

"Pretty much anything anyone needs to know about writing can be learned from Jane Austen. While creative writing manuals tend to use examples from twentieth- and twenty-first-century writers, The Jane Austen Writers' Club is the first to look at the methods and devices used by the world's most beloved novelist. Austen was a creator of immortal characters and a pioneer in her use of language and point of view; her advice continues to be relevant two centuries after her death. Here Rebecca Smith

Sep 23, 2016
The killer whale who changed the world by Leiren-Young, Mark, author. The killer whale who changed the world

Sep 21, 2016
The long view - career strategies to start strong, reach high, and go far by Fetherstonhaugh, Brian, author. The long view - career strategies to start strong, reach high, and go far

"The world of careers is vastly different than it was just five years ago - more choices, more competition, and relentless change in how we define work-life. It can be difficult to understand our options and plan for a prosperous future... Brian Fetherstonhaugh, CEO of OgilvyOne Worldwide, understands this dilemma and how to navigate it. He believes we need more than tactics - we need robust, road-tested strategies that combine old-school wisdom with new-school context so that we can flourish in

Sep 21, 2016
The madhouse effect - how climate change denial is threatening our planet, destroying our politics, and driving us crazy by Mann, Michael E., 1965- The madhouse effect - how climate change denial is threatening our planet, destroying our politics, and driving us crazy

Sep 21, 2016
The magic of gingerbread - 16 beautiful projects to make and eat by Beddall, Catherine, author. The magic of gingerbread - 16 beautiful projects to make and eat

Sep 23, 2016
The man who stalked Einstein - how Nazi scientist Philipp Lenard changed the course of history by Hillman, Bruce J., author. The man who stalked Einstein - how Nazi scientist Philipp Lenard changed the course of history

"By the end of World War I, Albert Einstein had become the face of the new science of theoretical physics and had made some powerful enemies. One of those enemies, Nobel Prize winner Philipp Lenard, spent a career trying to discredit him. Their story of conflict, pitting Germany's most widely celebrated Jew against the Nazi scientist who was to become Hitler's chief advisor on physics, had an impact far exceeding what the scientific community felt at the time. Indeed, their mutual antagonism aff

Sep 21, 2016
The many captivities of Esther Wheelwright by Little, Ann M., author. The many captivities of Esther Wheelwright

"Born and raised in a New England garrison town, Esther Wheelwright (1696-1780) was captured by Wabanaki Indians at age seven. Among them, she became a Catholic and lived like any other young girl in the tribe. At age twelve, she was enrolled at a French-Canadian Ursuline convent, where she would spend the rest of her life, eventually becoming the order's only foreign-born mother superior. Among these three major cultures of colonial North America, Wheelwright's life was exceptional: border-cros

Sep 21, 2016
The mathematics bible - the definitive guide to the last 4,000 years of theories by Beveridge, Colin (Maths coach), author. The mathematics bible - the definitive guide to the last 4,000 years of theories

Sep 20, 2016
The Missing Element - Inspiring Compassion for the Human Condition by Silverman, Debra The Missing Element - Inspiring Compassion for the Human Condition

Sep 24, 2016
The myth of the litigious society - why we don't sue by Engel, David M., author. The myth of the litigious society - why we don't sue

Sep 23, 2016
The Nerdy Nummies cookbook - sweet treats for the geek in all of us by Pansino, Rosanna. The Nerdy Nummies cookbook - sweet treats for the geek in all of us

Shares recipes with bakers of all experience levels that draw their inspiration from video games, science fiction, math, comics, and other nerdy things.

Sep 24, 2016
The new better off - reinventing the American dream by Martin, Courtney E., author. The new better off - reinventing the American dream

"Are we living the good life--and what defines 'good', anyway? Americans today are constructing a completely different framework for success than their parents' generation, using new metrics that TED speaker and columnist Courtney Martin has termed collectively the "New Better Off"--

Sep 20, 2016
The nightingale's song by Timberg, Robert. The nightingale's song

Presents the story of five top graduates of Annapolis who served heroically in Vietnam and rose to national prominence during the Reagan years

Sep 24, 2016
The Oliver Stone experience by Seitz, Matt Zoller, author. The Oliver Stone experience

"Stone himself serves as guide to this no-holds-barred retrospective--an extremely candid and comprehensive monograph of the renowned and controversial writer, director, and cinematic historian in interview form"--Back cover.

Sep 21, 2016
The once and future ocean - notes toward a new hydraulic society by Neill, Peter, 1941- author. The once and future ocean - notes toward a new hydraulic society

Sep 21, 2016