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Don't wait for the next war - rethinking America's global mission by Clark, Wesley K.

Don't wait for the next war - rethinking America's global mission

"Can America have a real national strategy and move forward together without the focus of war? In the twentieth century, America came together to become the "Arsenal of Democracy," and emerged from World War II as the greatest power in the world. We shaped a global civilization in our own values, first with international institutions and our allies, then triumphing over our long-term adversary, the Soviet Union to emerge as the world's lone superpower. But in losing our adversary, America's lead

Aug 23, 2014
Dodging extinction - power, food, money and the future of life on Earth by Barnosky, Anthony D, author.

Dodging extinction - power, food, money and the future of life on Earth

Aug 23, 2014
Doctored - the disillusionment of an American physician by Jauhar, Sandeep, 1968- author.

Doctored - the disillusionment of an American physician

"A memoir-expose of the health-care system by a cardiologist and much-praised author"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 23, 2014
Dinner - the playbook - a 30-day plan for mastering the art of the family meal by Rosenstrach, Jenny.

Dinner - the playbook - a 30-day plan for mastering the art of the family meal

Aug 23, 2014
Death & Co - modern classic cocktails by Kaplan, David (Bartender)

Death & Co - modern classic cocktails

Aug 21, 2014
Daughters of men - portraits of African-American women and their fathers by Vassel, Rachel.

Daughters of men - portraits of African-American women and their fathers

A visual tribute to high-profile and celebrity African-American women and their fathers pairs photography with personal essays about how each father directly contributed to his daughter's successes.

Aug 23, 2014
Dangerous personalities - an FBI profiler shows how to identify and protect yourself from harmful people by Navarro, Joe, 1953-

Dangerous personalities - an FBI profiler shows how to identify and protect yourself from harmful people

Aug 21, 2014
Cultured Foods for Your Kitchen - 100 Recipes Featuring the Bold Flavors of Fermentation by Scheintaub, Leda/ Katz, Sandor Ellix (FRW)/ Brinson, William (PHT)

Cultured Foods for Your Kitchen - 100 Recipes Featuring the Bold Flavors of Fermentation

Aug 21, 2014
Cuban revelations - behind the scenes in Havana by Frank, Marc.

Cuban revelations - behind the scenes in Havana

"As a U.S.-born journalist who has called Havana home for almost a quarter century, Mark Frank has observed in person the best days of the revolution, the fall of the Soviet bloc, the great depression of the 1990s, the stepping aside of Fidel Castro, and the reforms now being devised by his brother. In Cuban Revelations, Frank offers a first-hand account of daily life in Cuba at the turn of the twenty-first century, the start of a new and dramatic epoch for islanders and the Cuban diaspora. Exam

Aug 23, 2014
Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe by Caldicott, Helen (EDT)

Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe

Aug 23, 2014
Creatures of the Deep - In Search of the Sea's Monsters and the World They Live in by Hoyt, Erich

Creatures of the Deep - In Search of the Sea's Monsters and the World They Live in

Aug 21, 2014
Creative Writing Exercises for Dummies by Hamand, Maggie

Creative Writing Exercises for Dummies

Aug 21, 2014
Creative flash photography - great lighting with small flashes by Gockel, Tilo.

Creative flash photography - great lighting with small flashes

Aug 23, 2014
Crazyball - sports scandals, superstitions, and sick plays by Wilner, Barry.

Crazyball - sports scandals, superstitions, and sick plays

Aug 20, 2014
Craftfail - When Homemade Goes Horribly Wrong by Mann, Heather (COR)

Craftfail - When Homemade Goes Horribly Wrong

Aug 23, 2014
Cornel West on Black prophetic fire by West, Cornel.

Cornel West on Black prophetic fire

"Celebrated intellectual and activist Cornel West offers an unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African American leaders and their visionary legacies. In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X, and Ida Wells-Barnett. West examines the impact of these men and wo

Aug 21, 2014
Consuming the Word - the New Testament and the Eucharist in the early church by Hahn, Scott, author.

Consuming the Word - the New Testament and the Eucharist in the early church

"Long before the New Testament was a document, it was a sacrament. Jesus called the Eucharist by the name Christians subsequently gave to the latter books of the Holy Bible. It was the "New Covenant," the "New Testament," in his blood. Christians later extended the phrase to cover the books produced by the apostles and their companions; but they did so because these were the books that could be read at Mass. This simple and demonstrable historical fact has enormous implications for the way we re

Aug 22, 2014
Conscious living, conscious aging - embrace and savor your next chapter by Pevny, Ron.

Conscious living, conscious aging - embrace and savor your next chapter

"As the baby boomer population begins to retire healthier than any generation before them, retirement is about to look a whole lot different. No longer are seniors satisfied with their retirement years being defined by wasting away their days on the porch or puttering around the house. In Conscious Living, Conscious Aging, Ron Pevny presents an empowering vision and practical tools that help one to age consciously for a passionate, fulfilling second half of life. This contemporary model for agin

Aug 23, 2014
Commander Will Cushing - daredevil hero of the Civil War by Malanowski, Jamie.

Commander Will Cushing - daredevil hero of the Civil War

Aug 21, 2014
Color recipes for painted furniture - and more - 40 step-by-step projects to transform your home by Sloan, Annie, 1949-

Color recipes for painted furniture - and more - 40 step-by-step projects to transform your home

Presents instructions for using a variety of decorative and color mixing techniques to transform furniture, floors, lighting fixtures, and walls, describing such methods as painting, gilding, waxing, stenciling, marbling, and decoupage.

Aug 23, 2014