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Top 10 Istanbul by Shales, Melissa, 1958- author.

Top 10 Istanbul

Jul 4, 2015
Top 10 Sydney by Womersley, Steve, author.

Top 10 Sydney

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Sydney is your pocket guide to the very best of the city of Sydney.Make the most of your trip to Sydney with our Top 10 Travel Guide, packed with insider trips, the best hotels for every budget, and the most fun places to travel or to take children in the city. From must-see museums and galleries to the greatest beaches and pools, you'll find it all in our guide. Take scenic excursions to see architecture, check out venues for music, dance, and theater, and vis

Jul 4, 2015
High-intensity interval training by Bartram, Sean, author.

High-intensity interval training

High-Intensity Interval Training (or HIIT) is a new workout trend that involves short, intense bursts of exercise, followed by periods of lower-intensity exercise or rest. In turn, the body burns more calories in a shorter period of time than traditional exercise routines. Idiot's Guides: High-Intensity Interval Training is a full-color, step-by-step guide that is packed with over 80 exercises, structured routines, and intense programs that can be done anywhere, anytime.

Jul 4, 2015
Overcoming type 2 diabetes by Swift, Carrie S., author.

Overcoming type 2 diabetes

Millions of Americans have Type 2 Diabetes, and the numbers keep rising. Idiot's Guides: Overcoming Type 2 Diabetes provides comprehensive information on everything someone with this condition needs to know. A detailed, yet positive, discussion about diabetes, content includes symptoms, monitoring, medications, and support. Helpful advice on exercise and meal planning is also included.

Jul 4, 2015
Golda slept here by Amiry, Suad, author.

Golda slept here

Politics enters the lives of every family in Palestine. In this literary-historical tour de force, Suad Amiry traces the lives of individual members of Palestinian families and, through them, the histories of both Palestine and the emigre Palestinian community in other countries of the Middle East. Amiry mixes nostalgia with anger while mocking Israeli doublespeak that seeks to wipe out any trace of a Palestinian past in West Jerusalem. She juxtaposes serial bombardments and personal tragedies;

Jul 4, 2015
Disrupt you! - master personal transformation, seize opportunity, and thrive in the era of endless innovation by Samit, Jay.

Disrupt you! - master personal transformation, seize opportunity, and thrive in the era of endless innovation

"According to USA Today, fifty percent of today's college students want to be an entrepreneur. And the jobless recovery of our recent recession and the realities of our always-changing world mean that everyone now needs to think like an innovator. Small startups are displacing hundred-year-old companies virtually overnight. The business landscape is more volatile--and full of possibility--than ever. A serial entrepreneur who has been at the forefront of global trends for over thirty years, Jay S

Jul 4, 2015
Grindhopping - build a rewarding career without paying your dues by Vanderkam, Laura.

Grindhopping - build a rewarding career without paying your dues

Jul 4, 2015
The grind - inside baseball's endless season by Svrluga, Barry, author.

The grind - inside baseball's endless season

"What's it like to live through sports' longest season, the 162-game Major League Baseball schedule? THE GRIND captures the frustration, impermanence, and glory felt by the players, the staff, and their families from the start of spring training to the final game of the year; classy baseball writing in the Roger Angell or Tom Boswell tradition"--

Jul 4, 2015
Capsized- the true story of four men adrift for 119 days by Nalepka, James

Capsized- the true story of four men adrift for 119 days

Jul 4, 2015
Project animal farm - an accidental journey into the secret world of farming and the truth about our food by Faruqi, Sonia, author.

Project animal farm - an accidental journey into the secret world of farming and the truth about our food

Traces the author's covert and sometimes life-risking tour of animal farms throughout the world to expose animal cruelty and identify ways to farm compassionately while promoting human health, economics, and environmental consciousness.

Jul 4, 2015
The art of forgery - the minds, motives and methods of master forgers by Charney, Noah, author.

The art of forgery - the minds, motives and methods of master forgers

Explores the stories, dramas and human intrigues surrounding the world's most famous forgeries - investigating the motivations of the artists and criminals who have faked great works of art, and in doing so conned the public and the art establishment alike.

Jul 4, 2015
Collapse - how societies choose to fail or succeed by Diamond, Jared M.

Collapse - how societies choose to fail or succeed

Who Hasn't Gazed upon the abandoned temples of Angkor Wat or the jungle-choked cities of the Maya and wondered, could the same fate happen to us? In this riveting book, Jared Diamond--whose Guns, Germs, and Steel revolutionized our understanding of history--explores how humankind's use and abuse of the environment reveal the truth behind the world's great collapses, from the Anasazi of North America to the Vikings of Greenland to modern Montana. What emerges is a fundamental pattern of environme

Jul 4, 2015
Australia by Elder, Bruce, author.

Australia

"Practical, informative and user-friendly, the Globetrotter travel guide to Australia highlights the major places of interest, describing their principal attractions and offering sound suggestions on where to tour, stay, eat, shop and relax"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 4, 2015
Fanaticus - mischief and madness in the modern sports fan by Gubar, Justine.

Fanaticus - mischief and madness in the modern sports fan

Jul 4, 2015
Approaching the end of life - a practical and spiritual guide by Schaper, Donna, author.

Approaching the end of life - a practical and spiritual guide

In her more than forty years as a minister, Rev. Donna Schaper has been approached hundreds of times by people wanting to know how to prepare for the end of life in both practical and spiritual matters. From making a will and planning a memorial service to finding peace in the toughest circumstances, Approaching the End of Life offers practical and spiritual guidance to anyone wrestling with the end of a life. The book also includes practical resources such as a service planning checklist and a

Jul 4, 2015
The deeper genome - why there is more to the human genome than meets the eye by Parrington, John, author.

The deeper genome - why there is more to the human genome than meets the eye

Jul 4, 2015
Criminal that I am - a memoir by Ridha, Jennifer, author.

Criminal that I am - a memoir

"Criminal That I Am is a defense attorney's account of the criminal justice system as seen through the prism of a particular case: her own. Jennifer Ridha is enlisted to defend Cameron Douglas in a federal drug trafficking case while he is incarcerated in a maximum-security prison under difficult, even dangerous, conditions. As media scrutiny and the pressures of Cameron's case mount and as Jennifer becomes increasingly transfixed by her charismatic but troubled client, he asks her to do the unt

Jul 4, 2015
The everything guide to adrenal fatigue - revive energy, boost immunity, and improve concentration for a happy stress-free life by Luther, Maggie, author.

The everything guide to adrenal fatigue - revive energy, boost immunity, and improve concentration for a happy stress-free life

"A guide to adrenal fatigue, including symptoms, causes, treatments, and more"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 4, 2015
The everything essential Buddhism book - a guide to the fundamental beliefs and traditions of Buddhism, past and present by Kozak, Arnold, author.

The everything essential Buddhism book - a guide to the fundamental beliefs and traditions of Buddhism, past and present

"Your concise guide to Buddhism, mindfulness, and meditation! The Everything Essential Buddhism Book is your beginner's guide to the Buddhist principles of nonviolence, mindfulness, and self-awareness. Learn about the deceptively simple truths of this enigmatic religion, including: The life of Buddha and his continuing influence throughout the world; Buddha's teachings and the Four Noble Truths of Buddhism; The Noble Eightfold Path and how it should guide you; What the Sutras say about education

Jul 4, 2015
North American locomotives - a railroad-by-railroad photohistory by Solomon, Brian, 1966-

North American locomotives - a railroad-by-railroad photohistory

"An illustrated look at some of North America's most iconic locomotive models from the 19th century to the present, organized alphabetically by landmark railroads"--

Jul 4, 2015