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The mind illuminated - a complete meditation guide integrating buddhist wisdom and brain science by Yates, Culadasa John, author.

The mind illuminated - a complete meditation guide integrating buddhist wisdom and brain science

Feb 9, 2016
The Most Perfect Thing - The Most Perfect Thing by Birkhead, Tim

The Most Perfect Thing - The Most Perfect Thing

Feb 9, 2016
The most wanted man in China - my journey from scientist to enemy of the state by Fang, Lizhi, author.

The most wanted man in China - my journey from scientist to enemy of the state

"A long-awaited memoir by the celebrated physicist whose clashes with the Chinese regime helped inspired the Tiananmen Square protests describes how in spite of his scientific contributions he was sentenced to hard labor for decades and eventually sought asylum from the U.S.,"--NoveList.

Feb 9, 2016
The naturalist - Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of American natural history by Lunde, Darrin P.

The naturalist - Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of American natural history

"A biography of Theodore Roosevelt focusing on his career as a naturalist, his role as a pioneer for wilderness engagement, and an early advocate for museum building"--

Feb 9, 2016
The New Case for Gold by Rickards, James

The New Case for Gold

Feb 9, 2016
The new relational database dictionary - a comprehensive glossary of concepts arising in connection with the relational model of data, with definitions and illustrative examples by Date, C. J., author.

The new relational database dictionary - a comprehensive glossary of concepts arising in connection with the relational model of data, with definitions and illustrative examples

Feb 2, 2016
The next Africa - an emerging continent becomes a global powerhouse by Bright, Jake.

The next Africa - an emerging continent becomes a global powerhouse

"After decades of resting on the world's economic margins, Africa is in the midst of tectonic transformation, redefining itself as a source of innovation and a destination for capital investment"--

Feb 9, 2016
The only game in town - central banks, instability, and avoiding the next collapse by El-Erian, Mohamed A., 1958- author.

The only game in town - central banks, instability, and avoiding the next collapse

"Dr. Mohamed A. El-Erian, one of the world's most influential economic thinkers and the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of When Markets Collide, has written a roadmap to what lies ahead and the decisions we must make now to stave off the next global economic and financial crisis. Our current economic path is coming to an end. The signposts are all around us: sluggish growth, rising inequality, stubbornly high pockets of unemployment, and jittery financial markets, to na

Feb 9, 2016
The only game in town - central banks, instability, and avoiding the next collapse by El-Erian, Mohamed A., 1958- author.

The only game in town - central banks, instability, and avoiding the next collapse

"Our current economic path is coming to an end. Where we go when we reach this inflection point - toward renewed growth and prosperity, or toward increased malaise and financial chaos - is not pre-destined. It is up to us; to our assessment of the situation and our actions, both as individuals and collectively. Now El-Erian, one of the most influential and highly regarded thinkers in the world, provides us with a diagnosis and roadmap to understanding where we are today, how and why our central

Feb 4, 2016
The other slavery - the uncovered story of Indian enslavement in America by Reséndez, Andrés.

The other slavery - the uncovered story of Indian enslavement in America

Feb 9, 2016
The Parker sisters - a border kidnapping by Maddox, Lucy.

The Parker sisters - a border kidnapping

Feb 9, 2016
The perfect meal - the multisensory science of food and dining by Spence, Charles, author.

The perfect meal - the multisensory science of food and dining

" The authors of The Perfect Meal examine all of the elements that contribute to the diner's experience of a meal (primarily at a restaurant) and investigate how each of the diner's senses contributes to their overall multisensory experience. The principal focus of the book is not on flavor perception, but on all of the non-food and beverage factors that have been shown to influence the diner's overall experience.Examples are: the colour of the plate (visual) the shape of the glass (visual/tacti

Feb 9, 2016
The practical encyclopedia of home remedies & natural therapies by

The practical encyclopedia of home remedies & natural therapies

Ths practical guide to natural health-promoting treatments and techniques brings together the very best of traditional therapies for reducing stress, gaining vitality and inducing relaxation.

Feb 2, 2016
The pregnancy encyclopedia - all your questions answered by

The pregnancy encyclopedia - all your questions answered

Feb 4, 2016
The Princeton History of Modern Ireland by Bourke, Richard (EDT)/ McBride, Ian (EDT)

The Princeton History of Modern Ireland

Feb 9, 2016
The Rainbow Comes and Goes - A Mother and Son Talk About Life, Love, and Loss by Cooper, Anderson/ Vanderbilt, Gloria

The Rainbow Comes and Goes - A Mother and Son Talk About Life, Love, and Loss

Feb 4, 2016
The Rap Year Book - The Most Important Rap Song from Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated, and Deconstructed by Serrano, Shea

The Rap Year Book - The Most Important Rap Song from Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated, and Deconstructed

Feb 9, 2016
The rise and fall of American growth - the U.S. standard of living since the Civil War by Gordon, Robert J.. (Robert James), 1940-, author.

The rise and fall of American growth - the U.S. standard of living since the Civil War

"In the century after the Civil War, an economic revolution improved the American standard of living in ways previously unimaginable. Electric lighting, indoor plumbing, home appliances, motor vehicles, air travel, air conditioning, and television transformed households and workplaces. With medical advances, life expectancy between 1870 and 1970 grew from forty-five to seventy-two years. Weaving together a vivid narrative, historical anecdotes, and economic analysis, The Rise and Fall of America

Feb 9, 2016
The search for the Man in the Iron Mask - a historical detective story by Sonnino, Paul, author.

The search for the Man in the Iron Mask - a historical detective story

Feb 8, 2016
The sleep revolution - transforming your life, one night at a time by Huffington, Arianna Stassinopoulos, 1950- author.

The sleep revolution - transforming your life, one night at a time

"In her new book, Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, and the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Thrive delves into the sleep revolution that is happening all across the world - a revolution that can transform our lives. Sleep, she writes, is one of humanity's great unifiers, binding us to each other, to our ancestors, to our past, and to the future. Yet we find ourselves in the middle of a crisis of sleep deprivation, with devastating effects o

Feb 9, 2016