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Bigfoot, Yeti, and the Last Neanderthal by Sykes, Bryan

Bigfoot, Yeti, and the Last Neanderthal

Apr 29, 2016
Bigfoot, Yeti, and the last Neanderthal - a geneticist's search for modern apemen by Sykes, Bryan, author.

Bigfoot, Yeti, and the last Neanderthal - a geneticist's search for modern apemen

May 2, 2016
Beyond schizophrenia - living and working with a serious mental illness by Baldwin, Marjorie L., 1949- author.

Beyond schizophrenia - living and working with a serious mental illness

If someone you know is living and working with schizophrenia, their life is often fraught with challenges and setbacks. Baldwin makes a comprehensive attempt to explain why, in spite of near-miraculous advances in medication and treatment, persons with mental illness fare worse than almost any other disadvantaged group in the labor market. She looks at societal factors that affect employment outcomes for persons with serious mental illness, and then examines workplace factors that affect employm

May 2, 2016
Beyond biocentrism - rethinking time, space, consciousness, and the illusion of death by Lanza, R. P. (Robert Paul), 1956-

Beyond biocentrism - rethinking time, space, consciousness, and the illusion of death

May 2, 2016
Best hikes near Philadelphia by Young, John L. (Writer on outdoor life and travel)

Best hikes near Philadelphia

Apr 28, 2016
Best Dump and Freeze Treats - Frozen Fruit Salads, Pies, Fluffs and More Retro Desserts by Sweeney, Monica

Best Dump and Freeze Treats - Frozen Fruit Salads, Pies, Fluffs and More Retro Desserts

Apr 29, 2016
Beijing & Shanghai by

Beijing & Shanghai

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Beijing and Shanghai will lead you straight to the best attractions both cities have to offer. The guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of Beijing and Shanghai's stunning architecture, plus 3D aerial views of the key districts to explore on foot. You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets in this fully updated and expanded guide, plus insider tips on everything from where to find the best

May 2, 2016
Beaks, bones, and bird songs - how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior by Lederer, Roger J, author.

Beaks, bones, and bird songs - how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior

Apr 29, 2016
Be here now, remember. by

Be here now, remember.

Ram Dass's 1971 bestseller presented the wisdom traditions of Asia in an accessible, illustrated format, introducing Eastern religion to an entire generation of young Americans.

Apr 28, 2016
Bali, a cultural history by Cotterell, Arthur, author.

Bali, a cultural history

May 2, 2016
Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice" by Virtue, Doreen, 1958-

Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice"

Counsels the selfless on how to assert their own wants and needs, instead of always trying to please everyone else, in order to be happier and more able to help others.

Apr 29, 2016
Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice" by Virtue, Doreen, 1958-

Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice"

Counsels the selfless on how to assert their own wants and needs, instead of always trying to please everyone else, in order to be happier and more able to help others.

May 2, 2016
Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are? by Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.), 1948- author.

Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are?

"People often assume a cognitive ladder, from lower to higher forms, with our own intelligence at the top. But what if it is more like a bush, with cognition taking different forms that are often incomparable to ours? Would you presume yourself dumber than a squirrel because you're less adept at recalling the locations of hundreds of buried acorns? Or would you judge your perception of your surroundings as more sophisticated than that of a echolocating bat? De Waal reviews the rise and fall of t

Apr 29, 2016
Arduino - A Technical Reference- a Handbook for Technicians, Engineers, and Makers by Hughes, John M.

Arduino - A Technical Reference- a Handbook for Technicians, Engineers, and Makers

Apr 29, 2016
An - to eat - recipes and stories from a Vietnamese family kitchen by An, Helene, author.

An - to eat - recipes and stories from a Vietnamese family kitchen

May 2, 2016
American Heiress - The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Toobin, Jeffrey

American Heiress - The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst

May 2, 2016
America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast by Schrager, Lee.

America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast

Featuring down-home diners, iconic establishments, and local hot spots, celebrates two of America's time-honored traditions in hitting the open road and enjoying an endless variety of breakfasts.

Apr 29, 2016
America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast by Schrager, Lee, author.

America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast

"Rise and dine! If there's one meal of the day to get passionate about--no matter where you're from in this great land--it|s breakfast with all the fixings. Featuring down-home diners, iconic establishments, and the newest local hot spots, America's Best Breakfasts is a celebration of two of this nation's honored traditions: hitting the open road and enjoying an endless variety of breakfasts. Even without a road trip, you can re-create favorites that will satisfy any time of day,"--Amazon.com.

May 2, 2016
Alter egos - Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the twilight struggle over American power by Landler, Mark, author.

Alter egos - Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the twilight struggle over American power

"New York Times White House correspondent Mark Landler goes behind the speeches and press conferences, to the Situation Room debates and picnic-table lunches, where Obama and Clinton honed their two competing worldviews: his, cautious, inward-looking, suffused with a sense of limits; hers, muscular, optimistic, unabashedly old-fashioned. Alter Egos is about two ambitious political archrivals from very different backgrounds who became partners for a time, trailblazers who share a common sense of

May 2, 2016
Allah, liberty, and love - the courage to reconcile faith and freedom by Manji, Irshad.

Allah, liberty, and love - the courage to reconcile faith and freedom

Presents a guide to finding the God of love within Islam, explaining how everyone can develop moral courage for a life defined by purpose.

May 2, 2016