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Capitalism's crisis deepens - essays on the global economic meltdown 2010-2014 by Wolff, Richard D., author. Capitalism's crisis deepens - essays on the global economic meltdown 2010-2014

Jan 20, 2017
Bright line eating - the science of living happy, thin, and free by Thompson, Susan Peirce, author. Bright line eating - the science of living happy, thin, and free

"Over 99% of people who try to lose weight don't succeed. They don't get slender and they don't stay slender long term. The average dieter spends a significant amount of money and makes four or five new attempts each year. Four or five new attempts each year with almost no hope of success. Only 1% of people will get down to their goal weight on traditional diets. Susan Peirce Thompson. Ph.D., suggests that there's something fishy going on here, something important we're not paying attention to.

Jan 20, 2017
Brain-powered weight loss - the 11-step behavior-based plan that ends overeating and leads to dropping unwanted pounds for good by Kingsford, Eliza, author. Brain-powered weight loss - the 11-step behavior-based plan that ends overeating and leads to dropping unwanted pounds for good

Jan 20, 2017
Born both - an intersex life by Viloria, Hida, author. Born both - an intersex life

"From Hida Viloria, writer and intersex activist, a candid, provocative, and eye-opening memoir of life, love, and gender identity as an intact intersex person, as well as a call to action for justice for intersex people. Hida Viloria was raised as a girl but discovered early on that he/r body was different. Unlike most people who are born intersex in the first world--meaning they have genitals, reproductive organs, hormones, and/or chromosomal patterns that do not fit standard definitions of m

Jan 20, 2017
The Body Builders - Inside the Science of the Engineered Human by Piore, Adam The Body Builders - Inside the Science of the Engineered Human

Jan 20, 2017
Bluetooth Low Energy With Android and Arduino - Short-range Wireless Sensor Networking by Gaitatzis, Tony Bluetooth Low Energy With Android and Arduino - Short-range Wireless Sensor Networking

Jan 20, 2017
Bleaker house - chasing my novel to the end of the world by Stevens, Nell, 1985- author. Bleaker house - chasing my novel to the end of the world

"A whimsical blend of memoir and travelogue, laced with wry and indispensable writing advice, Bleaker House is a story of creative struggle that brilliantly captures the self-torture of the writing life. Twenty-seven-year-old Nell Stevens was determined to write a novel, but somehow life kept getting in the way. Then came a game-changing opportunity: she won a fellowship that let her spend three months, all expenses paid, anywhere in the world to research and write a book. Would she choose a gli

Jan 20, 2017
Becoming the iceman by Hof, Wim Becoming the iceman

Jan 20, 2017
Beastly brains - exploring how animals think, talk, and feel by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962- author. Beastly brains - exploring how animals think, talk, and feel

"In this fascinating nonfiction account, author Nancy F. Castaldo reveals just what's going on inside the minds of animals, and through understanding animal intelligence we discover more about ourselves, including far more similarities than one might expect. Humans may have the biggest brains, but intelligence is not a quality exclusive to only us!"--

Jan 20, 2017
Ballerina body - dancing and eating your way to a leaner, stronger, more graceful you by Copeland, Misty, author. Ballerina body - dancing and eating your way to a leaner, stronger, more graceful you

The celebrated ballerina and role model shares step-by-step advice for how to reshape the body and achieve a lean, strong physique and maximum health, outlining key recommendations for diet, exercise, and staying motivated.

Jan 20, 2017
The art of memory by Yates, Frances Amelia, author. The art of memory

A revolutionary book about mnemonic techniques, and their relation to culture as a whole, which is itself hard to forget. The ancient Greeks, to whom a trained memory was of vital importance -- as it was to everyone before the invention of printing -- created an elaborate memory system, based on a technique of impressing 'places' and 'images' on the mind. Inherited and recorded by the Romans, this art of memory passed into the European tradition, to be revived, in occult form, at the Renaissance

Jan 20, 2017
Animals strike curious poses - essays by Passarello, Elena, author. Animals strike curious poses - essays

Jan 20, 2017
Android Programming - The Big Nerd Ranch Guide by Phillips, Bill/ Stewart, Chris Android Programming - The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

Jan 20, 2017
Ancient Near Eastern thought and the Old Testament - introducing the conceptual world of the Hebrew Bible by Walton, John H., 1952- , author. Ancient Near Eastern thought and the Old Testament - introducing the conceptual world of the Hebrew Bible

This volume provides a thoughtful introduction to the literature of the ancient Near East and a well-considered apology for its importance to exegetical work. John Walton suggests that there are three important roles comparative studies can play in biblical interpretation: critical analysis, defense of the biblical text, and exegesis. He focuses particularly on the third aspect and its importance for preventing misinterpretation through the imposition of modern worldviews. In the main body of th

Jan 20, 2017
Amazing stories of the space age - true tales of Nazis in orbit, soldiers on the moon, orphaned martian robots, and other fascinating accounts from the annals of spaceflight by Pyle, Rod, author. Amazing stories of the space age - true tales of Nazis in orbit, soldiers on the moon, orphaned martian robots, and other fascinating accounts from the annals of spaceflight

Jan 20, 2017
The Alzheimer's antidote - using a low-carb, high-fat diet to fight Alzheimer's disease, memory loss, and cognitive decline by Berger, Amy. The Alzheimer's antidote - using a low-carb, high-fat diet to fight Alzheimer's disease, memory loss, and cognitive decline

Jan 20, 2017
All about techniques in airbrush by Ferron, Miriam (EDT)/ Barron's Educational Series, Inc. (COR) All about techniques in airbrush

Jan 20, 2017
Algorithms for Dummies by Mueller, John Paul/ Massaron, Luca Algorithms for Dummies

Jan 20, 2017
The Adirondacks - Season by Season by Heilman, Carl, II (PHT)/ McKibben, Bill (FRW) The Adirondacks - Season by Season

Jan 20, 2017
60 hikes within 60 miles, Los Angeles - including Ventura and Orange counties by Randall, Laura, 1967- 60 hikes within 60 miles, Los Angeles - including Ventura and Orange counties

Jan 20, 2017

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