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The Student's Manual of Yoga Anatomy - 30 Essential Poses Analyzed, Explained, and Illustrated by Parkes, Sally/ Culley, Joanna (ILT)

The Student's Manual of Yoga Anatomy - 30 Essential Poses Analyzed, Explained, and Illustrated

Feb 10, 2016
The student's manual of yoga anatomy by Parkes, Sally, author.

The student's manual of yoga anatomy

Feb 13, 2016
The Syrian Jihad - Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and the evolution of an insurgency by Lister, Charles R., 1987-

The Syrian Jihad - Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and the evolution of an insurgency

"This book assesses and explains the emergence since 2011 of Sunni jihadist organizations in Syria's fledgling insurgency, charts their evolution and situates them within the global Islamist project. Unprecedented numbers of foreign fighters have joined such groups, who will almost certainly continue to host them. Thus, external factors in their emergence are scrutinized, including the strategic and tactical lessons learned from other jihadist conflict zones and the complex interplay between Al-

Feb 13, 2016
The tea book - all things tea by Cheadle, Louise, author.

The tea book - all things tea

"This is your guide to all things tea! From the estates where tea grows to tips for tasting like a pro; from unbreakable rules for brewing the perfect cup to delicious recipes to accompany your cup, this appealing volume is packed with illustrations and fun infographics. Created by the cocreators of the teapigs brand, it celebrates tea culture and customs around the world."--Publisher's description.

Feb 13, 2016
The tea book - all things tea by Cheadle, Louise, author.

The tea book - all things tea

A guide to tea discusses its history, cultural associations, cultivation, and types, and offers tasting tips as well as a selection of tea-infused recipes.

Feb 10, 2016
The three waves of volunteers and the new earth by Cannon, Dolores, 1931- author.

The three waves of volunteers and the new earth

In 1945 when the atomic bombs, our "protectors" and "watchers" in outer space saw that Earth was on a collision course with disaster, the prime directive of non-interference prevented them from taking any action, but then they came up with a brilliant plan to save Earth and assist her in her ascension.

Feb 9, 2016
The total dog manual by Meyer, David, author.

The total dog manual

Provides information on pet dogs, covering everything from how to choose a dog to appropriate training methods and environments to selecting the right food, toys, and care for a canine companion.

Feb 10, 2016
The V-word - true stories about first-time sex by

The V-word - true stories about first-time sex

Feb 9, 2016
The vanishing Velázquez - a 19th century bookseller's obsession with a lost masterpiece by Cumming, Laura, author.

The vanishing Velázquez - a 19th century bookseller's obsession with a lost masterpiece

Feb 10, 2016
The wedding heard 'round the world - America's first gay marriage by McConnell, Michael, 1942-

The wedding heard 'round the world - America's first gay marriage

"On September 3, 1971, Michael McConnell and Jack Baker exchanged vows in the first legal same-sex wedding in the United States. Their remarkable story is told here for the first time--a unique account of the passion and energy of the gay liberation movement in the sixties and seventies. At the dawn of the modern gay movement (while New York's Stonewall riots and San Francisco's emerging political activism bloomed), these two young men insisted on making their commitment a legal reality. They we

Feb 9, 2016
The weight of shadows - a memoir of immigration and displacement by Orduna, Jose.

The weight of shadows - a memoir of immigration and displacement

Feb 10, 2016
The wheel - inventions & reinventions by Bulliet, Richard W., author.

The wheel - inventions & reinventions

Feb 13, 2016
The wheel - inventions and reinventions by Bulliet, Richard W, author.

The wheel - inventions and reinventions

Feb 10, 2016
The whole harmonium - the life of Wallace Stevens by Mariani, Paul L.

The whole harmonium - the life of Wallace Stevens

"A perceptive, insightful biography of perhaps the most important American poet of the twentieth century, Wallace Stevens, by an accomplished biographer and poet who traces Stevens's lifelong artistic quest"--

Feb 10, 2016
The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50 by Johnson, Lois Joy, author.

The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50

"The Woman's Wakeup is a user-friendly, inspirational guide that provides firsthand advice for women on everything from dating (again!) to being a glam grandmother, reviving a wardrobe, making friends in a new town, working in a new environment, and figuring out how to stand out in a youth-obsessed world. Filled with Johnson's expert tips--as well as interviews with medical professionals and women 50+ of various walks of life who have been there, done that, and are still on the road to adventure

Feb 13, 2016
The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50 by Johnson, Lois Joy, author.

The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50

An inspirational guide for women to self-reinvention after turning fifty shares practical strategies for beauty, fashion, work, relationships, finances, and friendships.

Feb 10, 2016
There Is Life After College by Selingo, Jeffrey J.

There Is Life After College

Feb 10, 2016
This is an uprising - how nonviolent revolt is shaping the twenty-first century by Engler, Mark, author.

This is an uprising - how nonviolent revolt is shaping the twenty-first century

"Strategic nonviolent action has reasserted itself as a potent force in shaping public debate and forcing political change. Whether it is an explosive surge of protest calling for racial justice in the United States, a demand for democratic reform in Hong Kong or Mexico, a wave of uprisings against dictatorship in the Middle East, or a tent city on Wall Street that spreads throughout the country, when mass movements erupt onto our television screens, the media portrays them as being as spontaneo

Feb 13, 2016
This is your brain on sports - the science of underdogs, the value of rivalry, and what we can learn from the T-shirt cannon by Wertheim, L. Jon, author.

This is your brain on sports - the science of underdogs, the value of rivalry, and what we can learn from the T-shirt cannon

Feb 9, 2016
Toni Tennille - a memoir by Tennille, Toni.

Toni Tennille - a memoir

Feb 10, 2016