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Hoosiers - a new history of Indiana by Madison, James H., author.

Hoosiers - a new history of Indiana

Aug 26, 2014
Good morning, Mr. Mandela by La Grange, Zelda, author.

Good morning, Mr. Mandela

One of Mandela's three private secretaries and now working for the Nelson Mandela Foundation, "La Grange pays tribute to Nelson Mandela as she knew him: a teacher who gave her the most valuable lessons of her life. The Mr. Mandela we meet in these pages is a man who refused to be defined by his past, who forgave and respected all, but who was also frank, teasing, and direct. As he renewed his country, he also freed La Grange from a closed world of fear and mistrust, giving her life true meaning"

Aug 26, 2014
The glass closet - why coming out is good business by Browne, John, 1948-

The glass closet - why coming out is good business

Exposing the culture of homophobia that still runs rampant in corporations around the world, the former CEO of BP draws on his own experiences to reveal why self-disclosure is best for employees despite the risk.

Aug 26, 2014
God's smuggler by Andrew, Brother.

God's smuggler

The classic, true-life thriller of Brother Andrew, who risked everything to smuggle Bibles across closed borders. Over 1 million copies in print!

Aug 26, 2014
Hand to mouth - living in bootstrap America by Tirado, Linda.

Hand to mouth - living in bootstrap America

"An examination of what it means to be poor in America today"--

Aug 26, 2014
Grumman F-14 Tomcat - bye-bye, Baby ...! - images & reminiscences from 35 years of active service by

Grumman F-14 Tomcat - bye-bye, Baby ...!  - images & reminiscences from 35 years of active service

Aug 26, 2014
Hitler's scientists - science, war, and the devil's pact by Cornwell, John, 1940-

Hitler's scientists - science, war, and the devil's pact

In Hitler's Scientists, British historian John Cornwell explores German scientific genius in the first half of the twentieth century and shows how Germany's early lead in the new physics led to the discovery of atomic fission, which in turn led the way to the atom bomb, and how the ideas of Darwinism were hijacked to create the lethal doctrine of racial cleansing.

Aug 26, 2014
The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs by Marcus, Greil.

The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs

Aug 26, 2014
The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved by Andersen, Christopher P, author.

The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved

Details the life of John F. Kennedy, Jr., assessing his definitive relationships with his mother and other women while chronicling the aftermath of his early death.

Aug 26, 2014
The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty by Garden and Gun (COR)/ Dibenedetto, David

The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty

Inspired by "Garden & Gun" magazine's popular "Good Dog" column, a collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions includes contributions by Jon Meacham, Roy Blount Jr., Dominique Browning, and P.J. O'Rourke.

Aug 26, 2014
Greater community spirituality - a new revelation by Summers, Marshall Vian.

Greater community spirituality - a new revelation

Aug 26, 2014
Hand-lettering ledger by McDevitt, Mary Kate

Hand-lettering ledger

Aug 26, 2014
Future shock by Toffler, Alvin.

Future shock

Predicts the pace of environmental change during the next thirty years and the ways in which the individual must face and learn to cope with personal and social change

Aug 26, 2014
The further adventures of an idiot abroad by Pilkington, Karl, author.

The further adventures of an idiot abroad

HUMOUR. The nation's favourite idiot is back. Safely home from his latest travels, Karl has decided it is time to share his hard-earned wisdom of the world. Taking the Bucket List of "100 Things to Do Before You Die" as his starting point, Karl combines brilliant stories from his recent adventuresto Alaska, Siberia and beyond with entertaining, highly-opinionated views on what other people aspire to do with their lives. Why on earth would anybody want to run with the bulls in Pamplona? Go 'storm

Aug 26, 2014
From Bunker Hill to Baghdad - true stories of America's veterans by Mendoza, Patrick M.

From Bunker Hill to Baghdad - true stories of America's veterans

Aug 26, 2014
Frida & Diego - art, love, life by Reef, Catherine, author.

Frida & Diego - art, love, life

A biography exploring the tumultuous lives, marriage, and work of the artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera is illustrated with archival photos and full-color reproductions.

Aug 26, 2014
Fresh & fermented - 85 delicious ways to make fermented carrots, kraut, and kimchi part of every meal by O'Brien, Julie.

Fresh & fermented - 85 delicious ways to make fermented carrots, kraut, and kimchi part of every meal

"Eating naturally fermented, probiotic foods (such as kimchi) is one of the healthiest and most effective ways to improve digestion. Balance the digestive system and boost your immunity with healthful, simple, and delicious everyday meals using Firefly Kitchens' recipes for fermented kimchi, krauts, and carrots. Making homemade fermented foods is simple and delicious. With eighty-five recipes like Kimchi Kick-Start Breakfast, Smoked Salmon Rueben, and Flank Steak over Spicy Noodles, Fresh

Aug 26, 2014
First-time machine appliqué by Pittman, Janet, author.

First-time machine appliqué

Aug 26, 2014
The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson by Gergen, Joe, author.

The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson

Aug 26, 2014
Expressive writing - words that heal by Pennebaker, James W.

Expressive writing - words that heal

"Write about what keeps you awake at night." That's the advice James Pennebaker and John Evans offer in Expressive Writing: Words that Heal. This book will help you overcome the traumas and emotional upheavals that are keeping you awake. You'll resolve issues, improve your health, and build resilience. Based on nearly 30 years of scientific research, the book shows you how and when expressive writing can improve your health. Its clear explanations of the writing process will enable you to expres

Aug 26, 2014