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Cataract surgery - a guide to treatment by Garland, Paul E. (Ophthalmologist)

Cataract surgery - a guide to treatment

Aug 31, 2016
Blackout wars - state initiatives to achieve preparedness against an electromagnetic pulse (emp) catastrophe by

Blackout wars - state initiatives to achieve preparedness against an electromagnetic pulse (emp) catastrophe

Articles from the EMP Task Force on National and Homeland Security dealing with the possibilities of EMP attacks on the United States.

Aug 31, 2016
Death in the Haymarket - a story of Chicago, the first labor movement, and the bombing that divided gilded age America by Green, James R., 1944-2016.

Death in the Haymarket - a story of Chicago, the first labor movement, and the bombing that divided gilded age America

On May 4, 1886, a bomb exploded at a Chicago labor rally, wounding dozens of policemen, seven of whom eventually died. Coming in the midst of the largest national strike Americans had ever seen, the bombing created mass hysteria and led to a sensational trial, which culminated in four controversial executions. The trial seized headlines across the country, created the nation's first Red scare and dealt a blow to the labor movement from which it would take decades to recover. Historian Green reco

Aug 31, 2016
No-bake treats - incredible unbaked cheesecakes, icebox cakes, pies and more by Bayer, Julianne, author.

No-bake treats - incredible unbaked cheesecakes, icebox cakes, pies and more

Presents a collection of no-bake desserts, including champagne cranberry cheese cake, grasshopper pie, birthday cake lasagna, and mudslide parfaits.

Aug 31, 2016
No patterns needed - DIY couture from simple shapes by Martin, Rosie, 1983- author.

No patterns needed - DIY couture from simple shapes

Provides step-by-step instructions for creating a variety of clothing items without the use of patterns, including a shirt dress, spot pocket shirt, and four slice sweater.

Aug 31, 2016
A (brief) history of vice - how bad behavior built civilization by Evans, Robert, 1988- author.

A (brief) history of vice - how bad behavior built civilization

A part history, part how-to guide explores some of humanity's most prominent vices and provides an explanation for how each of them helped humans achieve modern civilization.

Aug 31, 2016
Alternative Baker - Reinventing Dessert With Gluten-free Grains and Flours by Taylor-tobin, Alanna

Alternative Baker - Reinventing Dessert With Gluten-free Grains and Flours

Aug 31, 2016
@NatGeo - the most popular Instagram photos by National Geographic Society (U. S.)

@NatGeo - the most popular Instagram photos

Aug 31, 2016
1001 things everyone should know about African American history by Stewart, Jeffrey C., 1950-

1001 things everyone should know about African American history

A comprehensive and entertaining account of the most significant events, individuals, and social movements in African American history is presented in a concise, easy-to-read format

Aug 31, 2016
100 Days of Real Food Fast & Fabulous - The Easy and Delicious Way to Cut Out Processed Food by Leake, Lisa

100 Days of Real Food Fast & Fabulous - The Easy and Delicious Way to Cut Out Processed Food

Aug 31, 2016
All under heaven - recipes from the 35 cuisines of China by Phillips, Carolyn J., author.

All under heaven - recipes from the 35 cuisines of China

Aug 31, 2016
All things made new - the Reformation and its legacy by MacCulloch, Diarmaid, author.

All things made new - the Reformation and its legacy

Aug 31, 2016
All These Worlds Are Yours - The Scientific Search for Alien Life by Willis, Jon

All These Worlds Are Yours - The Scientific Search for Alien Life

Aug 31, 2016
Algren - a life by Wisniewski, Mary, author.

Algren - a life

"Algren: A Life is a new biography of Chicago writer Nelson Algren, author of The Man with the Golden Arm, A Walk on the Wild Side, Never Come Morning, multiple short stories, and travel essays" --

Aug 31, 2016
The Age of Daredevils by Clarkson, Michael

The Age of Daredevils

Aug 31, 2016
The after party - poems by Prikryl, Jana, author.

The after party - poems

"A debut collection from a major new voice in contemporary poetry"--

Aug 31, 2016
After a stroke - 500 tips for living well by Hutton, Cleo, 1949- author.

After a stroke - 500 tips for living well

Aug 31, 2016
150 best meals in a jar - salads, soups, rice bowls & more by Linton, Tanya, author.

150 best meals in a jar - salads, soups, rice bowls & more

Once you start using mason jars, you'll be delighted by just how versatile they can be - especially when they're combined with these tempting and innovative recipes. Enjoy a wide variety of absolutely delicious meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including hearty meals, pastas, rice bowls and even desserts, all of which are prepared and transported in a mason jar - and some can even be eated out of it. They are truly the ultimate grab-and-go meals.

Aug 31, 2016
101 Tips for Parents of Kids with Diabetes - Wisdom for Families Living with Type 1 by Hitchcock, Jeff

101 Tips for Parents of Kids with Diabetes - Wisdom for Families Living with Type 1

Aug 31, 2016
Archaeology of the Bible - the greatest discoveries from Genesis to the Roman era by Isbouts, Jean-Pierre, author.

Archaeology of the Bible - the greatest discoveries from Genesis to the Roman era

Aug 31, 2016