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The Queen of Heartbreak Trail - the life and times of Harriet Smith Pullen, pioneering woman by Brackbill, Eleanor Phillips, author.

The Queen of Heartbreak Trail - the life and times of Harriet Smith Pullen, pioneering woman

Jun 28, 2016
The racing bicycle - design, function, speed by

The racing bicycle - design, function, speed

"With special feature sections dedicated to the fifty most legendary brands, this is the story of the visionaries who created two-wheeled legends. From the cradle of road biking on the plains of northern Italy to the rugged trails of Marin County, where mountain biking was born, the book explores the most hallowed names in bicycle design, from Cannondale and Campagnolo to Shimano and Specialized"--Provided by publisher.

Jun 28, 2016
The racing bicycle - design, function, speed by Moore, Richard (EDT)/ Benson, Daniel (EDT)/ Penn, Robert (FRW)

The racing bicycle - design, function, speed

Jun 23, 2016
The rest I will kill - William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave by McGinty, Brian, author.

The rest I will kill - William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave

Jun 23, 2016
The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide by Gerzon, Mark, author.

The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide

Jun 28, 2016
The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide by Gerzon, Mark, author.

The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide

Shows how Americans can restore the nation's greatness and describes how transpartisan activists all over the United States are finding common ground on some of the most divisive and difficult issues Americans face today.

Jun 23, 2016
The rough guide to Mexico by

The rough guide to Mexico

Provides practical advice on planning a trip to Mexico, describes points of interest in each section of the country, and includes information on restaurants, nightspots, and shops.

Jun 24, 2016
The sea hunters - true adventures with famous shipwrecks by Cussler, Clive.

The sea hunters - true adventures with famous shipwrecks

Jun 28, 2016
The self aware parent - resolving conflict and building a better bond with your child by Walfish, Fran.

The self aware parent - resolving conflict and building a better bond with your child

"A healthy relationship based on mutual trust is every parent's wish. The bond between infant and parent is a natural phenomenon, but as children reach their preteens and form their own personalities, fireworks between the child and parent can ensue. Drawing on 20 years of clinical experience and new theories on attachment, family therapist and consultant to Parents magazine Dr. Fran Walfish argues that parents need to distinguish their own personality types in order to make more informed decisi

Jun 28, 2016
The selfishness of others - an essay on the fear of narcissism by Dombek, Kristin, 1972- author.

The selfishness of others - an essay on the fear of narcissism

"An essay on "narcissism" as it appears in contemporary discourse on pop psychology and romantic relationships"--

Jun 28, 2016
The shark and the albatross - a wildlife filmmaker reveals why nature matters to us all by Aitchison, John (Cinematographer), author.

The shark and the albatross - a wildlife filmmaker reveals why nature matters to us all

For twenty years John Aitchison has been traveling the world to film wildlife for a variety of international TV shows, taking him to far-away places on every continent. Aitchison reveals what happens behind the scenes and beyond the camera. He explains the practicalities and challenges of the filming process, and the problems of survival in perilous places. He records touching moments and dramatic incidents, some ending in success, others desperately sad. There are times when a hunted animal tri

Jun 28, 2016
The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything by Gleiser, Marcelo, author.

The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything

Jun 28, 2016
The strange career of William Ellis - the Texas slave who became a Mexican millionaire by Jacoby, Karl, 1965-

The strange career of William Ellis - the Texas slave who became a Mexican millionaire

Jun 28, 2016
The strength of sensitivity - understanding empathy for a life of emotional peace & balance by Mesich, Kyra, author.

The strength of sensitivity - understanding empathy for a life of emotional peace & balance

Jun 28, 2016
The strength of sensitivity - understanding empathy for a life of emotional peace & balance by Mesich, Kyra, author.

The strength of sensitivity - understanding empathy for a life of emotional peace & balance

Jun 23, 2016
The terror years - from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State by Wright, Lawrence, 1947- author.

The terror years - from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

"Ten powerful pieces first published in The New Yorker recall the path terror in the Middle East has taken from the rise of al-Qaeda in the 1990s to the recent beheadings of reporters and aid workers by ISIS. With the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Looming Tower, Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East. This collection draws on several articles he wrote while researching that book as well as many that he's written since,

Jun 28, 2016
The ultimate encyclopedia of boxing by Mullan, Harry, 1946-1999, author.

The ultimate encyclopedia of boxing

Jun 23, 2016
The ultimate guide to bowhunting skills, tactics, and techniques by

The ultimate guide to bowhunting skills, tactics, and techniques

With hunting advice from a wide variety of experts ... [this] focuses on the most traditional of hunting weapons: the bow and arrow. In this compendium of bowhunting knowledge, you will learn how to do such things as: Tracking a wounded deer; Using scents to entice as well as camouflage; Setting up, drawing silently, calling, and field judging; Build your own tree stands, archery workbenches, and more; Field dress a deer; And more! This comprehensive guide will tell you all that you need to know

Jun 28, 2016
The Ultimate Guide to Bowhunting Skills, Tactics, and Techniques by Cassell, Jay (EDT)

The Ultimate Guide to Bowhunting Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

Jun 23, 2016
The United States of beer - a freewheeling history of the all-American drink by Huckelbridge, Dane, author.

The United States of beer - a freewheeling history of the all-American drink

"A history of beer in America by the author of Bourbon chronicles how beer has evolved in every nation from a regional product to a global mega-brand, sharing anecdotes about such subjects as Washington's failed attempt to brew molasses at Mount Vernon and the manufacturing technologies that introduced beer to the Wild West,"--NoveList.

Jun 27, 2016