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The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security by Hagedorn, Ann.

The invisible soldiers - how America outsourced our security

"The story behind the ultimate American privatization, which has taken place gradually and almost invisibly: how we privatized our national security"--

Jul 17, 2014
Inner gold - understanding psychological projection by Johnson, Robert A., 1921-

Inner gold - understanding psychological projection

Jul 17, 2014
In search of the perfect loaf - a home baker's odyssey by Fromartz, Samuel.

In search of the perfect loaf - a home baker's odyssey

" An irresistible account of bread, bread baking, and one home baker's journey to master his craft In 2009, journalist Samuel Fromartz was offered the assignment of a lifetime: to travel to France to work in a boulangerie. So began his quest to hone not just his homemade baguette-which later beat out professional bakeries to win the "Best Baguette of D.C."-but his knowledge of bread, from seed to table. For the next four years, Fromartz traveled across the United States and Europe, perfe

Jul 17, 2014
JavaScript programming by Freeman, Eric T. author.

JavaScript programming

Provides information on scripting Web applications with JavaScript, including objects, functions, and the browser's document object model.

Jul 17, 2014
Javascript and Jquery - Interactive Front-end Web Development by Duckett, Jon

Javascript and Jquery - Interactive Front-end Web Development

Jul 17, 2014
Javascript & JQuery - Interactive Front-End Web Development by Duckett, Jon

Javascript & JQuery - Interactive Front-End Web Development

Jul 17, 2014
Java Cookbook by Darwin, Ian F.

Java Cookbook

Jul 17, 2014
HTML5 and CSS3 all-in-one for dummies by Harris, Andrew, 1964- author.

HTML5 and CSS3 all-in-one for dummies

A guide to HTML5 and CSS3 covers such topics as building layouts with CSS, client-side programming with JavaScript, server-side programming with PHP, managing data with mySQL, and moving from Pages to Sites.

Jul 17, 2014
Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters by Thompson, Laurie Ann/ Drayton, Bill (FRW)

Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters

Jul 17, 2014
Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil by Masson, J. Moussaieff (Jeffrey Moussaieff), 1941-

Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil

There are two supreme predators on the planet with the most complex brains in nature: humans and orcas. In the twentieth century alone, one of these animals killed 200 million members of its own species, the other has killed none. The author's book begins here: there is something different about us. In his previous books the author has showed that animals can teach us much about our own emotions: love (dogs), contentment (cats), grief (elephants), among others. But animals have much to teach us

Jul 17, 2014
Git pocket guide by Silverman, Richard E, author.

Git pocket guide

Provides an introduction to Git 1.8.2, covering the basic version control fuctions, including making commits, merging, and searching history.

Jul 17, 2014
Creative image transfer--any artist, any style, any surface - 16 new mixed-media projects using TAP transfer artist paper by Riley, Lesley, 1952-

Creative image transfer--any artist, any style, any surface - 16 new mixed-media projects using TAP transfer artist paper

Jul 17, 2014
The art & making of Hercules by

The art & making of Hercules

With more than 200 photos and drawings, the official full-color illustrated companion book to Hercules, the live-action adventure tentpole film from MGM/Paramount starring Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, directed by Brett Ratner, based on the bestselling graphic novel... An epic film of gigantic scope and complexity, the film Hercules was shot live entirely on location in Budapest with locations, sets, kingdoms, battles, weapons, warriors, and horses replicating the world centuries ago. This spectacu

Jul 17, 2014
Data Science for Dummies by Anderson, Carl

Data Science for Dummies

Jul 17, 2014
Data Mining for Dummies by Brown, Meta S.

Data Mining for Dummies

Jul 17, 2014
Damned nation - hell in America from the Revolution to Reconstruction by Gin Lum, Kathryn.

Damned nation - hell in America from the Revolution to Reconstruction

Jul 17, 2014
The fast beach diet - the super-fast plan to lose weight and get in shape in just six weeks by Spencer, Mimi, 1967-

The fast beach diet - the super-fast plan to lose weight and get in shape in just six weeks

Provides a six-week weight loss regimen based around the author's 5:2 system, where the dieter eats normally for five days and then fasts for two, and includes recipes, meal plans, and an exercise plan.

Jul 17, 2014
Dear Luke, we need to talk, Darth - and other pop culture correspondences by Moe, John, 1968- author.

Dear Luke, we need to talk, Darth - and other pop culture correspondences

"Inspired by the author's wildly popular, long-running McSweeney's column, Pop Culture Correspondences is a hilarious deconstruction of the most iconic pop culture moments of our lifetimes"--

Jul 17, 2014
Getting life - an innocent man's 25-year journey from prison to peace - a memoir by Morton, Michael, 1954-

Getting life - an innocent man's 25-year journey from prison to peace - a memoir

"On August 13, 1986 ... Michael Morton went to work at his usual time. By the end of the day, his wife Christine had been savagely bludgeoned to death in the couple's bed--and the Williamson County Sheriff's office in Texas wasted no time in pinning her murder on [him] ... Michael was swiftly sentenced to life in prison for a crime he had not committed ... It would take twenty-five years--and thousands of hours of effort on the part of Michael's lawyers, including the team at the New York-based

Jul 17, 2014
Gentle yoga arthritis by Sanford, Laurie (CON)/ Forstbauer, Nancy (CON)/ Brielyn, Jo (CON)

Gentle yoga arthritis

Shows readers how to integrate yoga into any existing exercise routine to improve overall health and well-being and includes an overview of the causes and symptoms of arthritis, helpful diet, and lifestyle tips.

Jul 17, 2014