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The collapse - the accidental opening of the Berlin Wall by Sarotte, Mary Elise.

The collapse - the accidental opening of the Berlin Wall

"In The Collapse historian Mary Elise Sarotte shows that the opening of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 1989, was not, as is commonly believed, the East German government's deliberate concession to outside influence. It was an accident. A carelessly worded memo written by mid-level bureaucrats, a bumbling press conference given by an inept member of the East German Politburo, the negligence of government leaders, the bravery of ordinary people in East and West Berlin--these combined to bring abou

Sep 16, 2014
Close to the knives - a memoir of disintegration by Wojnarowicz, David.

Close to the knives - a memoir of disintegration

A personal account of the tragic impact of AIDS chronicles one man's battle with the disease

Sep 16, 2014
Collection of sand by Calvino, Italo.

Collection of sand

Sep 16, 2014
Cooking Allergy-free - Simple Inspired Meals for Everyone by Short, Jenna

Cooking Allergy-free - Simple Inspired Meals for Everyone

Sep 16, 2014
The concise book of trigger points - a professional and self-help manual by Niel-Asher, Simeon, author.

The concise book of trigger points - a professional and self-help manual

Sep 16, 2014
The complete chile pepper book - a gardener's guide to choosing, growing, preserving, and cooking by DeWitt, Dave, author.

The complete chile pepper book - a gardener's guide to choosing, growing, preserving, and cooking

Sep 16, 2014
The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness by Purchon, Nerys/ Cantele, Lora

The Complete Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Handbook for Everyday Wellness

Sep 16, 2014
Case study houses by Smith, Elizabeth

Case study houses

Sep 16, 2014
The Copernicus complex - our cosmic significance in a universe of planets and probabilities by Scharf, Caleb A., 1968- author.

The Copernicus complex - our cosmic significance in a universe of planets and probabilities

"A groundbreaking revision of the Copernican Principle"--

Sep 16, 2014
Cook's Illustrated meat book- the game-changing guide to cooking meat and poultry with 425 bulletproof recipes by

Cook's Illustrated meat book- the game-changing guide to cooking meat and poultry with 425 bulletproof recipes

Sep 16, 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 16, 2014
Aspiring adults adrift - tentative transitions of college graduates by Arum, Richard, author.

Aspiring adults adrift - tentative transitions of college graduates

Sep 16, 2014
Epilogue - a memoir by Boast, Will.

Epilogue - a memoir

"Will Boast thought he'd lost his family, until a deeply held secret revealed a second chance he never thought he'd have. Having already lost his mother and only brother, twenty-four-year-old Boast ... finds himself absolutely alone when his father dies of alcoholism. Numbly settling the matters of his father's estate, Boast is deep inside his grief when he stumbles upon documents revealing a secret his father had intended to keep: he'd had another family before Will's--a wife and two sons in En

Sep 16, 2014
Cosby - his life and times by Whitaker, Mark.

Cosby - his life and times

"The first major biography of an American icon, comedian Bill Cosby. Based on extensive research and in-depth interviews with Cosby and more than sixty of his closest friends and associates, it is a frank, fun and fascinating account of his life and historic legacy. Far from the gentle worlds of his routines or TV shows, Cosby grew up in a Philadelphia housing project, the son of an alcoholic, largely absent father and a loving but overworked mother. With novelistic detail, award winning journal

Sep 16, 2014
Countdown to Zero Day - Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First Digital Weapon by Zetter, Kim

Countdown to Zero Day - Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First Digital Weapon

Sep 16, 2014
Dr. Mütter's marvels - a true tale of intrigue and innovation at the dawn of modern medicine by Aptowicz, Cristin O'Keefe, author.

Dr. Mütter's marvels - a true tale of intrigue and innovation at the dawn of modern medicine

A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery and founded the country's most famous museum of medical oddities. Imagine undergoing an operation without anesthesia performed by a surgeon who refuses to sterilize his tools-or even wash his hands. This was the world of medicine when Thomas Dent Mu¨tter began his trailblazing career as a plastic surgeon in Philadelphia during the middle of the nineteenth century. Although he died at just

Sep 16, 2014
The future, declassified - megatrends that will undo the world unless we take action by Burrows, Mathew.

The future, declassified - megatrends that will undo the world unless we take action

"Twenty-five years ago when Mathew Burrows went to work for the CIA as an intelligence analyst, the world seemed frozen. Then came the fall of the Berlin Wall and the implosion of the Soviet Union; suddenly, unpredictability became a universal theme and foresight was critical. For the past decade, Burrows has overseen the creation of the Global Trends report--the key futurist guide for the White House, Departments of State and Defense, and Homeland Security"--

Sep 16, 2014
Everyday slow cooker - 260 recipes that practically cook themselves! by

Everyday slow cooker - 260 recipes that practically cook themselves!

Sep 16, 2014
The David Foster Wallace Reader by Wallace, David Foster.

The David Foster Wallace Reader

"Where do you begin with a writer as original and brilliant as David Foster Wallace? Here--with a carefully considered selection of his extraordinary body of work, chosen by a range of great writers, critics, and those who worked with him most closely.This volume presents his most dazzling, funniest, and most heartbreaking work--essays like his famous cruise-ship piece, "A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again," excerpts from his novels The Broom of the System, Infinite Jest, and The Pale Ki

Sep 16, 2014
Divinity of dogs- true stories of miracles inspired by man's best friend by Skiff, Jennifer

Divinity of dogs- true stories of miracles inspired by man's best friend

Sep 16, 2014