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This Book Will Make You Sleep by Hibberd, Jessamy/ Usmar, Jo

This Book Will Make You Sleep

Feb 28, 2015
They know everything about you - how data-collecting corporations and snooping government agencies are destroying democracy by Scheer, Robert.

They know everything about you - how data-collecting corporations and snooping government agencies are destroying democracy

"In the first week of June 2013, the American people discovered that for a decade, they had abjectly traded their individual privacy for the chimera of national security. The revelation that the federal government has full access to all phone records and the vast trove of presumably private personal data posted on the Internet has brought the threat of a surveillance society to the fore. But the erosion of privacy rights extends far beyond big government. Big business has long played a leading r

Feb 26, 2015
These are the voyages, TOS, Season One by

These are the voyages, TOS, Season One

Feb 28, 2015
The worth of war by Ginsberg, Benjamin.

The worth of war

"Although war is terrible and brutal, history shows that it has been a great driver of human progress. So argues political scientist Benjamin Ginsberg in this incisive, well-researched study of the benefits to civilization derived from armed conflict. Ginsberg makes a convincing case that war selects for and promotes certain features of societies that are generally held to represent progress. These include rationality, technological and economic development, and liberal forms of government. Cont

Feb 24, 2015
The Wonder of Knifemaking by Goddard, Wayne

The Wonder of Knifemaking

Feb 28, 2015
The Wild Diet - Get Back to Your Roots, Burn Fat, and Drop Up to 20 Pounds in 40 Days by James, Abel

The Wild Diet - Get Back to Your Roots, Burn Fat, and Drop Up to 20 Pounds in 40 Days

Feb 28, 2015
The Wes Anderson Collection - The Grand Budapest Hotel by Seitz, Matt Zoller/ Washburn, Anne (INT)

The Wes Anderson Collection - The Grand Budapest Hotel

Feb 28, 2015
The way of tenderness - awakening through race, sexuality, and gender by Manuel, Zenju Earthlyn, author.

The way of tenderness - awakening through race, sexuality, and gender

"In The Way of Tenderness, Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel brings Buddhist philosophies of emptiness and appearance to bear on race, sexuality, and gender, using wisdom forged through personal experience and practice to rethink problems of identity and privilege. Manuel brings her own experiences as a lesbian black woman into conversation with Buddhism to square our ultimately empty nature with superficial perspectives of everyday life. Her hard-won insights reveal that dry wisdom alone is not

Feb 24, 2015
The utopia of rules - on technology, stupidity, and the secret joys of bureaucracy by Graeber, David, author.

The utopia of rules - on technology, stupidity, and the secret joys of bureaucracy

Presents a tour through ancient and modern history to trace the evolution of bureaucracy while assessing the efficiencies and casualties of its practices in the modern world.

Feb 28, 2015
The ultimate Kauai guidebook - Kauai revealed by Doughty, Andrew.

The ultimate Kauai guidebook - Kauai revealed

"A complete traveler's reference to the Hawaiian island of Kauai, with full color illustrations, maps, directions and candid advice by an author who resides in Hawaii."--Provided by publisher.

Feb 28, 2015
The triumph & tragedy of Lyndon Johnson - the White House years by Califano, Joseph A., 1931- author.

The triumph & tragedy of Lyndon Johnson - the White House years

Describes Johnson's obsession with Vietnam and his manipulation of Congress and the economy to achieve his goals.

Feb 28, 2015
The Tao of vegetable gardening - cultivating tomatoes, greens, peas, beans, squash, joy, and serenity by Deppe, Carol, author.

The Tao of vegetable gardening - cultivating tomatoes, greens, peas, beans, squash, joy, and serenity

Feb 26, 2015
The summer of the great-grandmother by L'Engle, Madeleine.

The summer of the great-grandmother

The author describes the senility and death of her ninety-year-old mother and her own concomitant emotions and frustrations

Feb 28, 2015
The story of my heart by Jefferies, Richard, 1848-1887.

The story of my heart

Feb 28, 2015
The stay interview - a manager's guide to keeping the best and brightest by Finnegan, Richard P.

The stay interview - a manager's guide to keeping the best and brightest

Feb 28, 2015
The spirit of Saint Francis - inspiring words from Pope Francis by Francis, Pope, 1936-

The spirit of Saint Francis - inspiring words from Pope Francis

Feb 28, 2015
The Sound of Music story - how a beguiling young novice, a handsome Austrian captain, and ten singing Von Trapp children inspired the most beloved film of all time by Santopietro, Tom.

The Sound of Music story - how a beguiling young novice, a handsome Austrian captain, and ten singing Von Trapp children inspired the most beloved film of all time

Published to coincide with the film's 50th anniversary, an ultimate fan book shares behind-the-scenes facts about The Sound of Music's filming in Austria and Hollywood and incorporates new interviews with production insiders, including Johannes von Trapp.

Feb 24, 2015
The separation of church and state - interpreting the constitution by Porterfield, Jason.

The separation of church and state - interpreting the constitution

Feb 28, 2015
The secular Bible - why nonbelievers must take religion seriously by Berlinerblau, Jacques.

The secular Bible - why nonbelievers must take religion seriously

Feb 28, 2015
The right to privacy - interpreting the constitution by Kemper, Bitsy, author.

The right to privacy - interpreting the constitution

Feb 28, 2015