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An empire on the edge - how Britain came to fight America by Bunker, Nick.

An empire on the edge - how Britain came to fight America

A British-perspective chronicle of the Boston Tea Party and other events that led up to the American Revolution traces three years of volatile politics, personalities and economics on both sides of the conflict.

Sep 19, 2014
Ancient trees - portraits of time by Moon, Beth.

Ancient trees - portraits of time

Provides a photographic guide to some of the world's most ancient trees, featuring seventy portraits of such species as yews, baobabs, and dragon's blood trees.

Sep 20, 2014
Ancient trees - portraits of time by Moon, Beth.

Ancient trees - portraits of time

Provides a photographic guide to some of the world's most ancient trees, featuring seventy portraits of such species as yews, baobabs, and dragon's blood trees.

Sep 17, 2014
And give up showbiz? - how Fred Levin beat big tobacco, avoided two murder prosecutions, became a chief of Ghana, earned boxing manager of the year, and transformed American law by Young, Josh, 1965- author.

And give up showbiz? - how Fred Levin beat big tobacco, avoided two murder prosecutions, became a chief of Ghana, earned boxing manager of the year, and transformed American law

Examines the life and career of one of the pioneering lawyers in establishing American personal injury law.

Sep 20, 2014
Andrew Jackson, southerner by Cheathem, Mark Renfred.

Andrew Jackson, southerner

Sep 20, 2014
Angry optimist - the life and times of Jon Stewart by Rogak, Lisa, 1962-

Angry optimist - the life and times of Jon Stewart

The author charts Jon Stewart's unlikely rise to political stardom, from his early stand-up days and the short-lived but acclaimed The Jon Stewart Show. Drawing on interviews with current and former colleagues, she reveals how things work behind the scenes at The Daily Show.

Sep 15, 2014
Animal stars - behind the scenes with your favorite animal actors by Ganzert, Robin.

Animal stars - behind the scenes with your favorite animal actors

""Behind-the-scenes accounts about animals who played central roles in major films and their relationships with animal trainers, actors, and directors. Celebrities described include Steven Spielberg, Ewan MacGregor, and Julia Roberts, and films include War Horse, Harry Potter, True Grit, Runaway Bride, The Jungle Book, and The Artist"--Provided by publisher"--

Sep 20, 2014
Animal weapons - the evolution of battle by Emlen, Douglas John, 1967-

Animal weapons - the evolution of battle

Sep 19, 2014
Anne Byrn saves the day! cookbook - 125 guaranteed-to-please, go-to recipes to rescue any occasion by Byrn, Anne.

Anne Byrn saves the day! cookbook - 125 guaranteed-to-please, go-to recipes to rescue any occasion

Sep 19, 2014
Another side of Bob Dylan - a personal history on the road and off the tracks by Maymudes, Victor, author.

Another side of Bob Dylan - a personal history on the road and off the tracks

"August 2014 marks 50 years since Bob Dylan released his remarkable fourth album, Another Side of Bob Dylan. Recorded in one night, in the middle of a turbulent year in his life, the album marked a departure from Dylan's socially-conscious folk songs and began his evolution toward other directions in his music. Few people outside Dylan's immediate family have ever been closer than Victor Maymudes, who was Dylan's tour manager, personal friend, and travelling companion from the first days in 1960

Sep 15, 2014
Ardor by Calasso, Roberto, author.

Ardor

"A meditation on the ancient wisdom of the Vedas, in which Calasso brings ritual and sacrifice to bear on the modern world"--

Sep 20, 2014
Artisan preserving - a complete collection of classic and contemporary ideas by MacDonald, Emma (Chef)

Artisan preserving - a complete collection of classic and contemporary ideas

Sep 20, 2014
Aspiring adults adrift - tentative transitions of college graduates by Arum, Richard, author.

Aspiring adults adrift - tentative transitions of college graduates

Sep 18, 2014
Assassination! - the brick chronicle of attempts on the lives of twelve US presidents by Smith, Brendan Powell.

Assassination! - the brick chronicle of attempts on the lives of twelve US presidents

Sep 15, 2014
Atlas of Indian Nations by Treuer, Anton

Atlas of Indian Nations

Sep 19, 2014
AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015 Bible by Finkelstein, Ellen, author.

AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015 Bible

Sep 20, 2014
Babygate - how to survive pregnancy and parenting in the workplace by Bakst, Dina, author.

Babygate - how to survive pregnancy and parenting in the workplace

Sep 18, 2014
Band of giants - the amateur soldiers who won America's independence by Kelly, Jack.

Band of giants - the amateur soldiers who won America's independence

Sep 15, 2014
Barnes Foundation- masterworks by Dolkart, Judith F.

Barnes Foundation- masterworks

Sep 18, 2014
Barron's ACT [2014][Book with CD] by Stewart, Brian W. author.

Barron's ACT [2014][Book with CD]

Sep 16, 2014