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Rick Steves' Switzerland. by Steves, Rick, 1955- author.

Rick Steves' Switzerland.

Apr 17, 2014
Ripening time - inside stories for aging with grace by Anderson, Sherry Ruth. author

Ripening time - inside stories for aging with grace

In "Ripening Time: Inside Stories for Aging with Grace," Sherry Ruth Anderson presents a new perspective on aging. In her latest book... she invites the reader to engage the aging process through the art of inner inquiry. She guides us beyond our culture's mind traps through stories where elders face into the lies, the losses and endings, the tender and bittersweet and ferocious truths of growing old. Giving us an indispensable compass, she shows how growing into old age can be a fruition, the g

Apr 17, 2014
Rising Sun, Falling Skies - The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II by Cox, Jeffrey R.

Rising Sun, Falling Skies - The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II

Apr 11, 2014
Rising sun, falling skies - the disastrous Java Sea campaign of World War II by Cox, Jeffrey R., author.

Rising sun, falling skies - the disastrous Java Sea campaign of World War II

In the immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor, the Japanese juggernaut quickly racked up victory after victory. Desperate to secure resource-rich regions in the Pacific and ensure their continued dominance of South East Asia, Japanese forces were determined in their efforts to conquer Malaya, Singapore and the oil-rich islands around Java Sea - Borneo, Sumatra and Java itself. In the face of this seemingly unstoppable tide stood a small Allied force - American, Australian, British and Dutch. Thrown

Apr 17, 2014
Runner's world running on air - the revolutionary way to run better by breathing smarter by Coates, Budd.

Runner's world running on air - the revolutionary way to run better by breathing smarter

Coates presents a revolutionary yet simple training method designed to help runners at all level improve performance, prevent injury, and experience the pure joy of running by synchronizing their breathing with the running cadence.

Apr 15, 2014
Running & being - the total experience by Sheehan, George.

Running & being - the total experience

Apr 17, 2014
Running away - a memoir by Powell, Robert Andrew.

Running away - a memoir

Showing how one decision can alter the course of a life, a journalist shares his personal journey of coming back up after hitting rock bottom by developing a passion for long-distance running.

Apr 17, 2014
Ruth and Billy Graham - the legacy of a couple by Nüesch, Hanspeter.

Ruth and Billy Graham - the legacy of a couple

Shares stories that reveal a couple completely committed to one another, uncovering the foundation of faith and love that made the life, ministry, and legacy of Ruth and Billy Graham possible.

Apr 17, 2014
Sacred fire - a vision for a deeper human and Christian maturity by Rolheiser, Ronald.

Sacred fire - a vision for a deeper human and Christian maturity

Offers advice for achieving greater spiritual maturity by embracing the struggle of discipleship, looking at the spiritual steps beyond the point where basic insecurities have been addressed and service to others becomes the central issue.

Apr 17, 2014
Say this, not that - a foolproof guide to effective interpersonal communication by Alasko, Carl.

Say this, not that - a foolproof guide to effective interpersonal communication

"Carl Alasko has found that with the right guidance, anyone can learn effective communication skills. In Say This, Not That, Alasko presents readers with simple instructions for what to say . . . and what not to say"--

Apr 17, 2014
Say this, not that - a foolproof guide to effective interpersonal communication by Alasko, Carl.

Say this, not that - a foolproof guide to effective interpersonal communication

"Carl Alasko has found that with the right guidance, anyone can learn effective communication skills. In Say This, Not That, Alasko presents readers with simple instructions for what to say . . . and what not to say"--

Apr 11, 2014
Scared stiff - everything you need to know about 50 famous phobias by Latta, Sara L., author.

Scared stiff - everything you need to know about 50 famous phobias

Explains how the primal human emotion of fear can sometimes manifest in the form of extremes, describing common phobias ranging from arachnophobia to zoophobia to reveal their histories, treatments, and famous sufferers.

Apr 15, 2014
Seasonal silhouettes - 12 inspirational quilt blocks featuring raw edge applique by Sitar, Edyta.

Seasonal silhouettes - 12 inspirational quilt blocks featuring raw edge applique

Apr 11, 2014
Seasonal silhouettes by Sitar, Edyta.

Seasonal silhouettes

Apr 17, 2014
Seeing with new eyes - counseling and the human condition through the lens of Scripture by Powlison, David, 1949-

Seeing with new eyes - counseling and the human condition through the lens of Scripture

This book consists of essays by a highly regarded biblical counselor written over almost twenty years. Some of these pieces exegete Scripture with a counseling perspective, while others recast specific psychological problems. This book explores two main topics. Scripture: Gods voice speaks into real life to reveal the gaze and intentions of the Christ who pursues us. How do we embrace, probe, and unravel Scripture? Understanding people amid their real life struggles: How do we embrace, probe, an

Apr 15, 2014
Self-injury and cutting - stopping the pain by Shea, John M.

Self-injury and cutting - stopping the pain

Apr 15, 2014
Serge it! - 23 fun & fresh projects to sew with your serger by Doh, Jenny.

Serge it! - 23 fun & fresh projects to sew with your serger

Apr 17, 2014
Seriously not all right - five wars in ten years by Capps, Ron.

Seriously not all right - five wars in ten years

Apr 11, 2014
Sew quick, sew cute - 30 simple, speedy projects by Goble, Fiona, author.

Sew quick, sew cute - 30 simple, speedy projects

Apr 15, 2014
Shakespeare in America - an anthology from the revolution to now by

Shakespeare in America - an anthology from the revolution to now

Apr 11, 2014