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The winds of change - climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations by Linden, Eugene.

The winds of change - climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations

Climate has been humanity's constant, if moody, companion. At times benefactor or tormentor, climate nurtured the first stirrings of civilization and then repeatedly visited ruin on empires and peoples. Environmental journalist Linden reveals a recurring pattern in which civilizations become prosperous and complacent during good weather, only to collapse when climate changes--either through its direct effects, such as floods or drought, or indirect consequences, such as disease, blight, and civi

Apr 24, 2015
The woodland homestead - how to create a productive small-scale farm in the woods by McLeod, Brett, author.

The woodland homestead - how to create a productive small-scale farm in the woods

Apr 24, 2015
The World's Largest Man by Key, Harrison Scott

The World's Largest Man

Apr 24, 2015
The wow factor - how to create it, inspire it, and achieve it by Zegree, Stephen.

The wow factor - how to create it, inspire it, and achieve it

Apr 27, 2015
Their last full measure - the final days of the Civil War by Wheelan, Joseph, author.

Their last full measure - the final days of the Civil War

Describes the events surrounding the Civil War during the first months of 1865 and how together they brought about the climax of the bloodiest war fought on American soil.

Apr 24, 2015
This astounding close- the road to Bennett Place by Bradley, Mark L.

This astounding close- the road to Bennett Place

Apr 23, 2015
This present moment - new poems by Snyder, Gary, 1930-

This present moment - new poems

"This present moment That lives on To become Long ago." For his first collection of new poems since his celebrated Danger on Peaks, published in 2004, Gary Snyder finds himself ranging over the planet. Journeys to the Dolomites, to the north shore of Lake Tahoe, from Paris and Tuscany to the shrine at Delphi, from Santa Fe to Sella Pass, Snyder lays out these poems as a map of the last decade. Placed side-by-side, they become a path and a trail of complexity and lyrical regard, a sort of riprap

Apr 27, 2015
Tiny house living - ideas for building and living well in less than 400 square feet by Mitchell, Ryan, author.

Tiny house living - ideas for building and living well in less than 400 square feet

Free yourself from clutter, mortgages and home maintenance while making more room for th important things. Mitchell helps you explore the philosophies behind the tiny house movement, determine whether it's a good fit for you, and transition to a smaller space.

Apr 27, 2015
Top 10 Cancun and the Yucatan by Rider, Nick, author.

Top 10 Cancun and the Yucatan

Pocket guide to Mexican resort towns, including best beaches, clubs, kid-friendly places, colonial towns, wildlife preserves, fishing, and best hotels for every budget.

Apr 24, 2015
Touch by Field, Tiffany, author.

Touch

Apr 24, 2015
Tough times never last, but tough people do! by Schuller, Robert H. (Robert Harold), 1926-2015.

Tough times never last, but tough people do!

Through Dr. Schuller's dynamic principles, you can learn 4 ways to evaluate a new idea, 10 commandments of possibility thinking, 5 principles for putting problems in a proper perspective, 18 principles of leadership, 5 phases necessary for the faith to move mountains, 5 ways to overcome a "brownout" and prevent a burnout, 25 action words to get you started and never let you quit.

Apr 27, 2015
Ultimate plank fitness - for a strong core, killer abs--and a killer body by DeCurtins, Jen.

Ultimate plank fitness - for a strong core, killer abs--and a killer body

A safe, challenging, and effective method of core conditioning, planking is one of the best ways to get fit and toned. Variations of planks are used across many fitness domains including traditional group exercise, personal training, home workouts, yoga, pilates, barre, CrossFit and more. Not only are planks perfect for crafting six-pack abs, they also target shoulders, pectorals, biceps, triceps, glutes, quads, and hamstrings. They increase the heart rate, offer calorie-busting cardio exercise,

Apr 23, 2015
Uncle John's weird, weird world. by

Uncle John's weird, weird world.

Apr 27, 2015
Unoffendable - how just one change can make all of life better by Hansen, Brant, author.

Unoffendable - how just one change can make all of life better

Apr 27, 2015
Unplayable lies - (the only golf book you'll ever need) by Jenkins, Dan.

Unplayable lies - (the only golf book you'll ever need)

The author describes his favorite sport, from the strangest things that ever happened on a golf course to the most magical rounds he's ever seen.

Apr 24, 2015
Up against the wall motherf**ker - a memoir of the '60s, with notes for next time by Neumann, Osha, 1939-

Up against the wall motherf**ker - a memoir of the '60s, with notes for next time

"Osha Neumann's thoughtful, funny, and honest account of his part in ’60s counterculture is also an unflinching look at what all that rebellion of the past means today. The fast moving story follows the establishment of the Motherfuckers, who influenced the Yippies and members of SDS; makes vivid the art, music, and politics of the era; and reveals the colorful, often deeply strange, personalities that gave the movement its momentum. Abbie Hoffman said the Motherfuckers were "the middle-class ni

Apr 22, 2015
Vancouver. by

Vancouver.

Apr 27, 2015
Waiting for the man - the life & music of Lou Reed by Reed, Jeremy, author.

Waiting for the man - the life & music of Lou Reed

A portrait of the influential rock-and-roll figure discusses his controversial lyrics, pioneering garage sound, decades of solo work, ambiguous sexual orientation, and enduring influence on generations of musicians.

Apr 24, 2015
Waking up white - and finding myself in the story of race by Irving, Debby.

Waking up white - and finding myself in the story of race

Apr 27, 2015
Walking in light - the everyday empowerment of a shamanic life by Ingerman, Sandra.

Walking in light - the everyday empowerment of a shamanic life

Apr 23, 2015